Tags : news

Lesotho First Lady Charged With Murder

Lesotho Police has charged First Lady, Mrs Maesaiah Thabane with murder for her alleged links to the brutal 2017 killing of the Prime Minister’s previous wife. Mrs Maesaiah Thabane, 42, spent the night in custody on Tuesday, February 4, 2020, after she came out of hiding and turned herself into the Police earlier on Tuesday. […]

F.G Signs Tripartite Agreement To Repatriate $318 Million Abacha Loot

The Federal Government has signed an agreement with the United States of America and the Island of Jersey to repatriate the sum of $318,460,329 looted and stashed away by former Head of State, General Sani Abacha. According to the spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ferdinand Nwonye, the agreement was sealed on Monday at […]

Police Arrest Pastor For Faking Kidnap In Kaduna

The Anti-Kidnapping Union operatives in the Kaduna State Police have arrested a 39-year-old pastor for allegedly faking his kidnap. This was confirmed in a statement issued by the spokesperson of the police in the state, DSP Yakubu Sabo, on Wednesday, January 29, 2020. According to the statement, the suspect pastor James Clement of Nasarawa Trikaniya […]

Reps Mourn Muhammadu Fagengawo, Adjourn Plenary

The House of Representatives joined families and friends to mourn its late member from Garki/Babura Federal constituency in Jigawa State, Dr Muhammadu Fagengawo. Dr Fagengawo died on the eve of the New Year in Dubai at a hospital where he had been receiving treatment. The Speaker of the House, Right Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, announced the […]

National Assembly Resumes Plenary After Recess

The National Assembly complex in Abuja witnessed the presence of members of the Senate and House of Representatives following their resumption from recess. The lawmakers arrived in scanty numbers on Tuesday at their respective legislative chambers after the break which lasted almost six weeks. At the Upper Chamber of the National Assembly, President of the […]

Eight People Dead In U.S Boat Dock Blaze

Eight people were killed in a late-night fire that swept through docked boats on a lake in the southern U.S State of Alabama, the local fire chief said Monday. T he fire chief of Scottsboro, Alabama “At this point, I can confirm eight fatalities,” said Gene Necklaus, t, a town of 14,000 on the banks […]

Midnight Fire Guts Amu Timber Market In Mushin

Residents and traders in Olorunshogo area of Mushin, Lagos State, were thrown into panic on Saturday, January 25, 2020, when fire gutted the Amu timber market in the area, destroying properties worth millions of naira. The fire, according to reports gathered, started around 12:00a.m and ranged for hours. Speaking to Journalists, the Acting Head of […]

Insurgency: ‘Explore Political Solution’, UN, EU TELL Nigerian Govt

The United Nations and the European Union have raised serious concerns about the humanitarian situation in the North East. According to both international bodies, the situation is not improving at all as thousands of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), who have earlier returned to their ancestral homes, are going back to the camps over fears of […]

Security: CAN Declares National Fasting, Prayers For Nigeria

Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has declared Friday, 31st January to 2nd February 2020 as days for special fasting and prayer for Nigeria in all churches, home and abroad. According to a statement by the CAN President, His Eminence, Revd Dr Samson Ayokunle, the fasting is for the gruesome killing of innocent Nigerians to stop; adding […]

“Inter-Agency Security collaboration To Boost Security In Oyo” -Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has said that inter-agency collaboration among security services has greatly boost the security situation in Oyo State. According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Taiwo Adisa, Governor Makinde stated this during a reception organized for the 163 newly promoted Senior Officers of Security […]