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Selling Weed Is In My Blood – Suspect

A man arrested with 106 bags of cannabis by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has revealed why it is difficult for him to quit selling it.Umaru Shehu was arrested along Mokwa Road in Niger State and he is said to have served a jail term for the same …

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Lady disfigures her friend over ₦950

A lady is currently on the run after allegedly leaving indelible marks on the face of her friend, following a dispute over N950 in Umuahia, Abia State. Giving an account of what happened, someone in the know, Eva, said: “On Friday, 28th November 2019, one miss Chikaodi Umeh — who …

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There Is Mutual Respect For All Religions – Brig Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim

The Director General National Youth Service Corps, Brig Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim has said that the Scheme will continue to treat all participants equally irrespective of ethnic or religious beliefs. General Ibrahim made the assertion while addressing camp officials during his brief unscheduled visit to the NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Ikare-Akoko, Ondo State. …

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Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde honoured with a Doctorate degree by Igbinedion University

Actress and happily married mum of four, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has bagged an honorary degree in Doctorate of Art from the Igbinedion University today November 30th.Also conferred with honorary degrees are former President Goodluck Jonathan, Oba Saheed Ademola Elegushi (Kusenla III), Chairman Business International Management, and Mr. Sow Bertin Agba.The Vice Chancellor of …

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FC Ifeanyi Ubah players and coaches ‘critically injured’ after armed robbery attack

The Anambra Warriors were attacked by men of the underworld on Friday afternoon in Kabba ahead of Sunday’s Nigeria top-flight clash. Players and coaches of FC Ifeanyi Ubah are currently responding to treatment after they were attacked by armed robbers in Kabba on their way to Kano for Sunday’s Nigeria …

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23 Nigerians Jailed In France For Sex Trafficking

A French court has sentenced 23 Nigerians and one Frenchman, all members of a Lyon-based sex trafficking ring to prison terms of up to seven years for forcing Nigerian women into prostitution. It was the latest case to highlight the growing use of African migrants in the European sex trade. …

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FG Orders Sack Of Unqualified Teachers Before December 31

The Federal Government has reportedly ordered the sack of unqualified teachers before December 31 as confirmed by Prof. Segun Ajiboye, Registrar of the Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN) on Friday November 29. Prof Ajiboye who disclosed this at the induction of over 200 education graduates of the University of …

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Girl poisons bestfriend, posts RIP but she recovers

A young lady, identified as Lattie has taken to Facebook to share her pathetic story, advising people to be mindful of who they regard as their ‘bestfriend’. Using her sad experience as a case study, Lattie narrated how her ‘bestfriend’ poisoned her and posted RIP on her page while she …

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Senate calls for computerization of Nigeria’s oil sector

The Senate yesterday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to initiate the process of computerising the nation’s oil sector. This, according to the lawmakers, is to curb the multifaceted challenges associated with the oil and gas production, transportation, and sales business in the country. It also mandated its joint committee on petroleum …

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APC Rejects Suit Seeking Third Term For Buhari

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has rejected the suit seeking an amendment of the constitution to allow President Muhammadu Buhari to run for a third term in office. Charles Enya, a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ebonyi state, reportedly filed the suit (FHC/AI/CS/90/19) before a federal high …

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Boris Johnson accused of insulting Nigerians

With two weeks to go before the UK goes to the polls in a general election, an old newspaper column written by current Prime Minister Boris Johnson has surfaced in which he stereotypes Nigerians. Mr Johnson, who used to work as a journalist, wrote a piece in 1999 about how …

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Okezie Ikpeazu Dissolves Abia Traditional Rulers Council

Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, the Abia State Governor, has approved the dissolution of the leadership of the Abia State Council of Traditional Rulers with immediate effect. This was contained in a terse statement issued by the State Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Sir Gabriel Onyendilefu and made available to …

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My Wife Sleeps With My Young Brother, Man Tells Court

An Ibadan-based businessman, Saheed Eniola, has told a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan that his wife, Kafayat, has been caught at different times sleeping with his younger brother. He said on Monday that the alleged amorous relationship between his wife and his brother had caused disharmony in his extended family. …

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Vector Blasts MTN For Unsatisfactory Service

With scars fresh off the MI-Vector rap battle that rocked the Nigerian music industry just about a month ago, rapper Vector tha Viper has now found a new combatant to go up against – MTN Nigeria from whom he demands a better service. Vector, whose birth name is Olanrewaju Ogunmefun, …

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Buhari: We won’t allow religion to divide Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his administration will not allow religion to divide Nigerians. President Buhari, who said this yesterday while receiving the Tijjaniyya Muslim Religious Movement at the State House, hailed the prevailing mutual understanding among the followers of the two major religions in the country: Islam and …

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‘Tacha is living my past, her endorsement deal with Ciroc is PR disaster’ – Kemi Olunloyo

Controversial journalist Kemi Olunloyo has yet again taken to her Instagram account to call out BBNaija reality star, Tacha. Recall that Kemi has constantly criticised the reality star ever since the news of her partnership deal with Ciroc circulated on social media. In her new post on Instagram, Kemi stated that Ciroc made a wrong PR decision to partner with Tacha who was …

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Ciroc confirms partnership deal with Tacha

Popular French alcoholic brand, Ciroc has reportedly confirmed the partnership deal with former Big Brother Naija housemate, Tacha. Recall that the reality star fans have been buzzing on social media since she announced the deal on Thursday.However, some people tagged it to be just an invitation by the brand for a …

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Customs Discovers 2000 Illegal Rice Importation Routes

The Nigerian Customs Service Controller, Federal Operation Unit (FOU) Zone B, Kaduna, Mustapha Sarkin Kebbi, has disclosed the discovery of over 2000 illegal routes used to smuggle rice and other contraband goods across the Northern zone. He said the customs lacks adequate manpower to cover all illegal routes at the …

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Polytechnic of Ibadan student confronts schoolmate for allegedly sleeping with her boyfriend…and it almost got messy: “You are sleeping with my boyfriend, I didn’t shout” (video)

Here’s a video of a Ibadan Polytechnic student confronting her colleague for allegedly flirtying with her boyfriend. This comes a day after a FUTA student was assaulted by her schoolmates over a “boyfriend”. The visibly angry student who was surrounded by other students was spotted pushing her schoolmate on the …

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PDP senators reject Bayelsa, Kogi results

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the Senate, on Wednesday, rejected the Bayelsa and Kogi Governorship election results announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The senators, led by the Minority Leader of the Senate, Sen. Enyinnaya Abaribe, made the rejection at a news conference in Abuja. News …

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