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Gunmen Attack EFCC Headquarters in Abuja, Leave Warning Message

A major security breach was recorded at the headquarters of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in the early hours of Wednesday, August 16, 2017, as unknown gunmen attacked the office located at Wuse Zone 7, Abuja. The group of heavily armed bandits invaded the office at about 05.00 hours and began shooting into the premises, damaging vehicles parked ... Read More »

In the interest of students, suspend your strike – FG tells ASUU

The Federal Government pleaded with the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Tuesday to suspend their ongoing strike in the interest of the nation, and the students. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen Chris Ngige said ASUU should call off the strike because the government was already negotiating the issues in dispute with the Association through Babalakin Committee. ... Read More »

BREAKING!! ‘Buhari Is Coming Back To Nigeria’- Presidency Reveals

Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters, Babafemi Ojudu, on Monday said President Muhammadu Buhari is coming back to Nigeria. He said this while dismissing comments that the presidency sponsored some Nigerians to embark on solidarity protests across the country in support of Buhari. Ojudu told State House correspondents that the presidency does not hire people for protest marches, ... Read More »

Shekau Mocks President Buhari , Jonathan And Army Chief In New Video

Days after Acting President Yemi Osinbajo ordered the relocation of Nigeria’s military chiefs to Maiduguri, Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, has released a new video.. Recall, the army were given 40 days to get Abubakar Shekau alive. Now, the extremist leader in the new video mocked both President Muhammadu Buhari and his predecessor- Goodluck Jonathan. According to Sahara Reporters, he ... Read More »

Metering of Customers Not Exclusive Right of Discos – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola (SAN), said on Monday that nothing in the Electricity Power Sector Reform Act gives electricity distribution companies (DisCos) the exclusivity of metering in the sector. He said the Federal Government has commenced the disbursement of N701 billion electricity intervention funds to beneficiaries. According to him, the Federal Executive Council (FEC) has ... Read More »

Metering of Customers Not Exclusive Right of Discos – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola (SAN), said on Monday that nothing in the Electricity Power Sector Reform Act gives electricity distribution companies (DisCos) the exclusivity of metering in the sector. He said the Federal Government has commenced the disbursement of N701 billion electricity intervention funds to beneficiaries. According to him, the Federal Executive Council (FEC) has ... Read More »

Shock as Strange Object Appears in the Sky, Changes Shape and Disappears Again (Video)

Internet users have been shocked after a video emerged showing a strange object hovering in the sky before changing shape and disappearing. This is the rather bizarre video footage which shows a black ring object floating in midair above a beach in northeastern China. According to swimmers who witnessed the incident, the UFO-like object flew slowly across the beach, changing ... Read More »

Gunmen attack another Anambra church, policeman, civilian killed

Gunmen on Sunday struck at the Assemblies of God Church on the Oguta road Onitsha , Anambra State killing one policeman and a civilian. This is coming seven days after gunmen attacked St Philips Catholic Church , Ozubulu and killed no fewer than 13 persons and injured 27. An eyewitness account told Punchng that the gunmen had momentarily stopped at ... Read More »

Commotion in Borno Village as Boko Haram Insurgents Strike Again, Kill Farm Workers

Two tractor drivers were killed by Boko Haram insurgents in Jere Local Government Area of Borno, Alhaji Muhammad Dilli, the state Commissioner of Agriculture, said, NAN reports. Dilli told newsmen in Maiduguri that the insurgents attacked the tractor operators while working on a farm “in the past few days”. He listed the slain tractor operators as Kashim Bukar and Shettima ... Read More »

Man gets N100,000 bail for stealing 25 Chickens in Abuja

A Grade 1 Area Court in Karu, Abuja, on Friday granted bail to Austine Yaiyama, 29, accused of stealing 25 chickens from a poultry. The judge, Hassan Ishaq, granted the accused bail in the sum of N100, 000 with a surety in like sum. He said the surety must be someone with a reliable source of income and must reside ... Read More »

See the Huge Ransom Kidnappers are Demanding for Release of Abducted Businessman in Nasarawa

Gunmen who had earlier abducted a businessman, Mr. Yaro Talle, and killed his driver in Keffi Local Government Area of Nasarawa State have finally reached out to the family with their ransom demand. It was gathered that shortly after kidnapping Talle, the assailants contacted his family to demand N30m for his release. It was learnt that the gunmen, who stormed ... Read More »

Serious Commotion as Bayelsa Government Orders APC to Vacate Secretariat

The Bayelsa State chapter of the All Progressives Congress has been asked by the state government to vacate its secretariat located along Melford Okilo Expressway, Kpansia, Yenaoga. Punch reported that the order came barely a few days after the National Executive Committee of the APC expelled the Bayelsa State Chairman of the party, Chief Tiwei Orunimighe; his deputy, Eddy Julius ... Read More »

Shock as Gunmen Kill One, Abduct Filling Station Owner in Nasarawa…See Details

The Nasarawa State Police Command said on Friday gunmen had killed one person and abducted a businessman in Keffi, The Nation reports. The command’s Spokesman, DSP Kennedy Idirisu, told journalists on Friday in Lafia that the gunmen stormed a Mobil filling station in Keffi on Wednesday night and shot sporadically before whisking away the owner, Alhaji Yaro Talle. According to ... Read More »