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Late Ugandan President Obote Bodyguard Returns Home After 51 Years

A former head of security for late Ugandan President Milton Obote, who was presumed dead, Mr Vincent Obodo has returned home to Uganda after 50 years of absence. The 81-year old Obodo, who had once headed the VIP protection unit at the President’s office, was escorted home by staff from the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR). […]

FG To Prosecute 400 Suspects For Allegedly Funding terrorism

The Federal Government is set to prosecute 400 suspects arrested for allegedly funding terrorism in the country. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, stated this on Tuesday, May 11, 2021, during a press conference in Lagos. He reiterated the commitment of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration in tackling the menace of insurgency, banditry […]

Buhari Approves New Security Measure For South East, South-South

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved new security measures for the South-East and South-South regions, which have recently witnessed attacks on security officials and facilities. This was disclosed by acting Inspector General of Police, DIG Usman Baba, after a security meeting in Abuja presided over by the president. Mr Baba briefed Journalists alongside the National Security […]

Gunmen Kidnap Deeper Life Pastor Inside Church In Ondo

A Pastor of the Deeper Life Church at Irese town, Akure South Local Government, Pastor Mayomi Ogedengbe, has been abducted by gunmen suspected to be kidnappers. The incident happened on Monday evening, May 10, 2021, at the church premises. A member of the church said the abductors came in a black corolla sport car. The […]

Presidency confirms robbery incident in The Villa

The Presidency has confirmed an attack on the residence of  President Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Professor Ibrahim Gambari. The Presidential Spokesman, Mallam Garba Shehu confirmed the attack on Monday night, May 10, 2021, on his verified twitter handle. Mallam Shehu said there was a ‘foolish’ attempt to burgle Prof. Gambari’s residence around 3:00a.m but the […]

Vancouver Shooting: Man Killed In Gang-Related Violence At Airport

A 28-year-old man has been shot dead at Vancouver international airport in Canada, in what Police believe is gang-related violence. The alleged killer escaped in a car with others, shooting at Police as they went. Photos from the scene show a bullet hole in the windscreen of a Police car and another window shot out. […]

Suicide Bombing By Somalia’s Al Shabaab Group Kills Six

A suicide bomber has killed at least six people, including senior Police Officers, at a Police Station in the Somali capital, Mogadishu. The bomber detonated explosives at Waberi District Police Station killing police commander Major Ahmed Abdullahi Bashane. Another senior police officer, Major Abdibasid Mohamud Agey, who was the former Deputy Commander of Waliyow Adde […]

Coptic Monk Executed Over Murder Of Egyptian Bishop

A Coptic Christian monk, Wael al-Saad Tawadros, who was convicted over the 2018 killing of the Head of an ancient Egyptian desert monastery, has been hanged. Wael al-Saad Tawadros, who prosecutors say confessed to bludgeoning the Bishop over the head with a steel pipe while another monk, Remon Rasmi Mansour stood guard, was executed on […]

2021 UTME: “Mock Exam Slips Ready For Printing” -JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) has announced that mock examination slips for its Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) can now be printed out in preparation for the exercise. JAMB made this known in its Weekly Bulletin of the Office of the Registrar and made available on Monday, May 10, 2021, in Abuja. According […]

Troops Neutralise 48 Bandits, Rescues 18 Abductees In Zamfara

No fewer than 48 bandits were neutralised by troops of 8 Division, Nigerian Army operating in Zamfara State during the ongoing clampdown on banditry and other heinous crimes in the North-West. The Nigerian Army noted that key bandits’ leaders were also killed by troops while another notorious gang leader, simply identified as Jummo, sustained gunshot […]