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Why Melaye asked Buhari to apologise to NASS over statement ABUJA—CHAIRMAN, Senate Committee on Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Senator Dino Melaye (APC, Kogi West), yesterday, asked President Muhammadu Buhari to apologise to the National Assembly for allegedly making what he described as disparaging statements against the integrity of the parliament. The...
Man stabs daughter to death in Anambra (graphic photos) A father stabbed his daughter to death in Anambra state today, May 31. The man identified as Cletus Aguluka reportedly killed his daughter Onyinye at Awgbu in Orumba North Local Government Area of Anambra state. He stabbed her in the stomach as she slept,...
Man kills his friend, rapes his girlfriend in front of his corpse (graphic photos) Graphic photos circulating online show the havoc wreaked by a man who murdered his best friend then raped his best friend's girlfriend in front of the corpse. There isn't much information on the name of the suspect...
My grandmother, Theresa Nsionu, told me about how she ran from town to town with her children to escape the violence during the Nigerian Civil War (Biafran War). Photo by Chika Oduah Editor's Note:Chika Oduah is an award-winning Nigerian-American reporter, writer and photojournalist. Chika's reporting goes beyond the headlines to...
A Federal High Court sitting in Kaduna has remanded a former governor of Kaduna State, Mukhtar Yero, and three others in prison. Justice Mohammed Shuaibu gave the remand order on Thursday, following the arraignment of the defendants by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Mr Yero and the other defendants...
Freedom of speech is under attack in Britain. Sharia blasphemy law is allowed to be practiced in the UK. British MP asked the prime minister Why Everyone can criticize Christianity but not Islam. "When people make fun of Christianity in this country, it rightly turns the other cheek....
Niece of 106-year-old woman claims single life is the secret to living longer Could the secret to living a long life be single life? A woman who is related to someone who has lived for over a century has shared her views on long life and what she believes is...
National Film And Video Censors Board (NFVCB), Abuja, has reacted to Falz’ hit music video ‘this is Nigeria’ in which he had female choreographers dancing Shaku-Shaku in Hijab and addressed several other issues affecting the nation. The Director, Licensing Department of the NFVCB, Cornell Agim ,the agency in charge of...
The Frenchman has officially stepped down as manager of Real Madrid What's the story? According to reports, Zinedine Zidane has stepped down as manager of Real Madrid, just days after helping them to their third successive Champions League title in as many years. Their 13th overall in the competition's history. Zidane took over...
Paris Saint-Germain have reportedly told Real Madrid they want to sign Cristiano Ronaldo this summer as club president Nasser Al-Khelaifi looks to complete his "dream" front line of the Portuguese star, Neymar and Kylian Mbappe. According to Manu Sainz of AS, PSG are willing to pay €150 million (£131 million) to sign Ronaldo—his release clause is €1 billion—and...
Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka yesterday said tackling corruption would address electoral rigging that has dented Nigeria’s democratic system. Soyinka spoke at the 60th birthday colloquium of the Executive Editor, The News/PM News, Mr. Kunle Ajibade entitled: “A Brighter Future for Nigeria and how to get there.” Prof. Soyinka said: “If...
Founder of the Oodua Peoples Congress, OPC, Dr. Frederick Fasehun has called on the leadership of the Nigeria Police to call operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (F-SARS) to order. He said the personnel had lost focus and usually acted as if Nigeria was under siege. Fasehun, who spoke with...
Richard Mofe Damijo also known as RMD is a proud father as his son graduates with a high school diploma. The veteran movie star took to his Instagram where he posted a photo of himself and his family at the graduation ceremony and didn't forget to pour accolades on his...
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has reacted to the sentencing of Ex-Governor Jolly Nyame to 14 years imprisonment. A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory headed by Justice Adebukola Banjoko yesterday found Nyame guilty of corruption. MURIC Director, Ishaq Akintola, in a statement, commended the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission...
The Chairman, Punch Nigeria Limited, Gbadebowale Wayne Aboderin, is dead. Adoderin died on Wednesday around 6.05am after a heart surgery at the age of 60. He was also the Chairman Punch Commercial Printing Limited and Lukahed Properties Limited. He attended the Government College, Ibadan and trained as a pilot in the United...