The Taraba State Police Command on Saturday killed three suspected armed robbers operating along the Bali-Garbabi highway in Taraba state. This is contained in a statement by Mr David Akinremi, the Commissioner of Police in the state. “Officers of the command...
The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the Osun State governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has won his polling unit. Adeleke polled 154 votes to defeat Gboyega Oyetola of the All Progressives Congress and other candidates at the Abogunde/Sagba...
A man has died and a teenager is injured following a stabbing in north London. Police arrived at a flat in Wilderton Road, Stamford Hill, just before 1 am, after receiving reports of a fight. A 20-year-old man was taken to...
A 34-year-old Indiana man was sentenced to 160 years in prison on Thursday for impregnating a 10-year-old girl, who courageously testified against him. The 10-year-old girl took the stand in Grant County earlier this year, telling the jury that Nicholas...

Card Reader Fails Adeleke

As voters in Osun state turned out in large numbers on Saturday, there was a moment of panic for the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ademola Adeleke, as the card reader did not initially work. Adeleke voted in Ward...
We have countlessly reiterated the fact that the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), has proven over the years that they do not have the financial capacity and technical expertise to manage and distribute power within the States under their...
Less than 24 hours to the governorship election in Osun State, the state Resident Electoral Commission, Mr Olusegun Agbaje, has warned politicians not to misinterpret the commission’s electoral rules for their selfish aims. According to Punch Newspaper, Agbaje was reacting...
Barely one week after Kemi Adeosun resigned her position as the Finance Minister over an alleged forgery of her NYSC exemption certificate another occurs. A minister serving in President Mohammmadu Buhari’s Cabinet, Adebayo Shittu was discovered to have skipped mandatory...
According to National Bureau of Statistics, The country’s foreign and domestic debts stood at $22.08bn and N15.63tn, respectively at the end of the second quarter of this year. It was revealed that Lagos State had the largest share of the...
Presidency has said the political career of Sen. Bukola Saraki, has shown that he is a very dangerous person who can go any length to promote his personal interests. The language of the campaign of the PDP’s presidential aspirant is...
The first military governor of Kwara retired Brig.-Gen. David Bamigboye is dead. The younger brother to the deceased, retired Col. Theophilus Bamigboye, confirmed the death to the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday on the telephone. He said the late military...
At least 44 people have died in Tanzania when a passenger ferry capsized in the south of Lake Victoria, local officials said. The death toll was expected to rise on Friday with rescue operations set to resume at dawn. Regional governor John...
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of a campaign organization for his re-election in 2019 with Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi as Secretary/Director General. Hon. Amaechi was the Director General of the Buhari-Osinbajo Presidential Campaign Committee in 2014-2015 that won...
Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang has died aged 61 after prolonged serious illness, according to state media. Quang died in a military hospital in Hanoi on Friday from a "serious illness despite efforts by domestic and international doctors and professors",...
Sunday Tugbobo, 70, has been apprehended for defiling underage girls with meat pie. The suspect was arrested after the father to one the victim, John Oru , a co-tenant reported to the police over the defiling of his seven year...
Nolly-wood actor turned politician, Yul Edochie has just announced that he has withdrawn his plan to run for office of President of Nigeria come 2019. The actor who was appointed SSA On Creative & Entertainment Media to the Anambra State...
French priest commits suicide in church after being accused of sexual assault of a young woman. On Tuesday, Jean-Baptiste Sebe, a 38-year old French priest in a northern French town killed himself after being accused of sexually molesting a young...
Nigerian Army has released a public announcement earlier today stating that two soldiers in training are dead. According to the official statement from the army headquarters, the deceased died from accidental discharge. The duo from 192 battalions until their demise,...
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara,  has arrived national headquarters of the Peoples Democratic Party to submit his nomination and expression of interest forms. The forms are to enable him to contest the 2019 House of Representatives’ election...
People’s Democratic Party(PDP) governorship candidate for the September 22nd election on Osun state, Ademola Adeleke has clapped back at critics. Many critics have trolled the senator for what they termed ‘dancing his way to government house. However, during a town hall...