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Offa Robbery gang leader dies in custody

Offa Robbery gang leader dies in custody The prime suspect and gang leader in the Offa bank robbery, Michael Adikwu, is dead. Kwara State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Kamaldeen Ajibade, SAN disclosed this at a Kwara State High Court on Wednesday, when five of the six principal suspects were brought to court. The five suspects...... more

Ifa Priest wants public officers to take traditional oath

Ifa Priest wants public officers to take traditional oath An Ifa priest, Chief Fashola Faniyi, has advocated the swearing in of public officers through traditional oath. Faniyi, who is also the Founder of the Ancestral Pride Foundation (APF), an NGO, spoke on Wednesday on the side line of a news conference to mark the first anniversary of the foundation in Ota, Ogun. The News Agency of...... more

Senate invites Amaechi over abandonment of eastern railway line

Senate invites Amaechi over abandonment of eastern railway line The Senate on Wednesday sent an invitation to the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, over the alleged abandonment of Eastern Railway Line.  The Upper Chamber during plenary said the Minister should come forward with an explanation over the alleged move by the Federal Government to abandon work on the Port Harcourt...... more

Katsina: Farmers/Herders clash leaves 11 dead

Katsina: Farmers/Herders clash leaves 11 dead 11 persons have died following a clash between farmers and herders in Gora village of Safana Local Government area of Katsina state.  Daily Trust gathered that the incident which happened last night started when a farmer working on his farm resisted a herder invasion and was killed in the process. The...... more

Boko Haram: How 177 health workers were killed in Yobe, Borno

Boko Haram: How 177 health workers were killed in Yobe, Borno Public Service International (PSI) an NGO says no fewer than 177 health workers have been killed in Yobe and Borno States respectively by Boko Haram insurgents.  Mrs Moradeke Abiodun-Badru, National Coordinator of PSI on Human Rights of Internally Displaced Persons to Quality Services, said this at a workshop on the “Dissemination...... more

Corruption pushing more Nigerians into extreme poverty — Akinnola

Corruption pushing more Nigerians into extreme poverty — Akinnola Renowned Journalist, Lawyer and Influencer, Mr. Richard Akinnola, has lamented the devastating effects of corruption on Nigerians, noting that corruption gains momentum in the absence of transparency. Mr Akinnola made the observation while speaking at the News Express 6th Anniversary Lecture & Economic Stakeholders Forum titled: “Transparency – Bedrock of Sustainable...... more

Bribery Video: Court fixes December 6 for judgment on Ganduje’s investigation

Bribery Video: Court fixes December 6 for judgment on Ganduje’s investigation A Kano High Court has fixed Thursday, Dec. 6, to rule on whether the state House of Assembly has the power to investigate the bribery allegation against Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the National Coordinator of “Lawyers for Sustainable Democracy in Nigeria’’, an NGO, Mr...... more

Man survives gunshot wound on wedding day

Man survives gunshot wound on wedding day An Indian groom shot by two gunmen as he rode a chariot to his wedding in New Delhi successfully wedded his bribe after he managed to return hours after surgery. Police said that the unidentified assailants mingled with wedding guests dancing in an extravagant street procession as the 25-year-old groom made his...... more

2019: Buhari promises increased internet access

2019: Buhari promises increased internet access As the 2019 general election campaigns begin, President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration is committed to granting increased internet access to the poorest in the society. The information is in the President Buhari and Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osibanjo’s Next Level Campaign Guide for 2019. According to the guide, the efforts...... more

N2.1bn arms deal: You have case to answer, court tells Dokpesi

N2.1bn arms deal: You have case to answer, court tells Dokpesi An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has struck out the no-case submission argued by the founder of Daar Communications, Raymond Dokpesi. The judge, John Tsoho, gave the ruling on Wednesday. He said the defendant’s argument that he has no case to answer is false. “I hereby strike out the...... more

JTF destroys over 300 illegal refineries in Niger Delta

JTF destroys over 300 illegal refineries in Niger Delta Rear Adm. Apochi Suleiman, the Commander, Joint Task Force codenamed: “Operation Delta Safe” (OPDS) says no fewer than 300 illegal refineries have been destroyed in the ongoing operation. Suleiman made this known to newsmen on Wednesday at the Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS), Warri Naval base. He said that a suspected militant...... more

Amina Mohammed, 3 other Nigerians make BBC ‘100 Women’ list

Amina Mohammed, 3 other Nigerians make BBC ‘100 Women’ list Amina Mohammed, United Nations Deputy Secretary-General and three other Nigerian women made the 2018 BBC ‘100 women’ list. She appeared alongside social entrepreneur/activist, Abisoye Ajayi-Akinfolarin, lawyer, Bola Tinubu and award-winning blogger and author, Chidera Eggerue. The BBC list celebrates inspiring and influential women who have used their positions to spark actions...... more

Kenya: Gunmen kidnap Italian woman, shoot children

Kenya: Gunmen kidnap Italian woman, shoot children Gunmen have kidnapped an Italian voluntary worker and wounded five others, including young children, as they opened fire in Kenya's southeast coastal region of Kilifi, police said. The unidentified attackers, armed with assault rifles, fired indiscriminately at residents at about 8pm (17:00 GMT) on Tuesday in the Chakama trading centre in...... more

Chioma threatens Davido on birthday

Chioma threatens Davido on birthday Chioma Avril Rowland, the girlfriend of Davido has revealed what would happen to the singer, if he ever leaves her. Taking to her verified Instagram handle, @chefchi, she said, “Happy birthday hubby. If you leave me, water go carry you o, God bless you my love. You’re so annoying but I’d...... more

How prophet defrauded me of N128m — Banker

How prophet defrauded me of N128m — Banker A former Fidelity Bank official, Mr. Obinna Ezenwaka, yesterday narrated how the founder of Power of the Holy Ghost Evangelical Ministry aka Tuesday Tuesday Church, Prophet Cletus Ilongwo, allegedly defrauded him to the tune of N128 million. According to New Telegraph, Ilongwo, who was initially arraigned on an 11-count, was re-arraigned...... more

Huge crowd graces News Express 6th Anniversary Lecture, unveiling of News Express Magazine

Huge crowd graces News Express 6th Anniversary Lecture, unveiling of News Express Magazine A large crowd of distinguished personalities, professionals, media and Nollywood key players on Tuesday afternoon thronged the upscale Sheraton Hotel & Towers, Ikeja, Lagos, for the News Express 6th Anniversary Lecture & Economic Stakeholders Forum and the unveiling of the News Express Special Print Edition, an all-gloss periodical magazine. The Function...... more

BREAKING: Army, Police, Civil Defence take over Akwa Ibom House of Assembly

BREAKING: Army, Police, Civil Defence take over Akwa Ibom House of Assembly Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly is right now under siege as a combined force of Police, Army and Civil Defense has taken over the entire Assembly complex barring even the Assembly staff from gaining entrance.  News Express source hinted that the plot is purportedly to enable the five sacked Assembly...... more

Dangote dangles N0.25m at whistle blowers

Dangote dangles N0.25m at whistle blowers In a renewed effort aimed at ridding the organisation of unscrupulous drivers, the management of Dangote Group has solicited the help of members of the public to assist in apprehending persons engaging in illegal haulage activities with the organization’s trucks. The company subsequently announced a mouth-watering monetary reward for any member...... more

Robbers push injured colleague off moving vehicle

Robbers push injured colleague off moving vehicle The police in Lagos last week rescued a suspected armed robber Yusuf Nasiru, 34, pushed off a moving vehicle by his colleagues. Nasiru, who pushed down after his alleged gang members thought he had died from a bullet injury he sustained. It was gathered that the gang had about 2:40 am,...... more

Mystery fire guts Oko Polytechnic

Mystery fire guts Oko Polytechnic An early morning fire, which mysteriously started at about 1 a.m. yesterday morning has burnt down a part of the Federal Polytechnic, Oko in Anambra State. The area affected was said to be the Examinations and Records building of the institution, where vital documents of the institution were destroyed. A source...... more

Armed robbers kill 4 in Ekiti bank attack

Armed robbers kill 4 in Ekiti bank attack Four persons were reportedly killed during a violent robbery attack on a bank in Ijero-Ekiti in Ijero Local Government Area of Ekiti State. A source told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the robbers invaded the town at about 6 p.m. after workers had closed. They were said to have first driven...... more

Schoolgirls die after eating ‘contaminated soup’

Schoolgirls die after eating ‘contaminated soup’ Two of the three school girls that died few days ago at a boarding school, Manga in Danko-Wasagu area of Kebbi State, died after eating  contaminated vegetable soup, the investigative panel set up by the state government has revealed. Salomi Hassan, Anne Ishaya and Eunice Musa, students of Girls Comprehensive Secondary...... more

Labour threatens global intervention in national minimum wage struggle

Labour threatens global intervention in national minimum wage struggle As the controversy over the proposed N30,000 national wage lingers, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has threatened to involve global union and deploy lawful means in pressuring government to pay the sum agreed by the Amal Pepple-led National Minimum Wage Tripartite Committee. Organised labour noted that what it expects was the transmission of the...... more

Soldier stabs man to death in Aba

Soldier stabs man to death in Aba A yet to be identified soldier reportedly stabbed a man to death at Owerri-Aba community, Ugwunagbo council area, Abia State. The soldier, suspected to be attached to the 144 Battalion, Asa, Ukwa West council area, had gone to make peace between two persons, who were fighting. However, the deceased, identified as Harmony,...... more

Ezekwesili condemns security chiefs’ presence at APC rally

Ezekwesili condemns security chiefs’ presence at APC rally The Presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria ACPN, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili , has condemned the presence of top military and security officers at the unveiling of the All Progressive Congress’ promotional event for 2019 presidential election. In a statement, Ezekwesili said the presence of security chiefs at the...... more

Presidency tackles ex-UK official over negative comment on Buhari’s anti-graft war

Presidency tackles ex-UK official over negative comment on Buhari’s anti-graft war The Presidency has condemned the comment by former United Kingdom (UK) Secretary of State for International Development Ms Priti Patel attacking President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption. It described Ms Patel’s comment as wicked proposition lacking in substance and devoid of merit in empirical evidence established by facts. Patel had in a published...... more

ACUF to train youths on critical thinking, problem solving and entrepreneurship

ACUF to train youths on critical thinking, problem solving and entrepreneurship A non-governmental organisation (NGO), Amaka Chiwuike-Uba Foundation (ACUF), has scheduled a one-day workshop to train youths on critical thinking, problem solving and entrepreneurship development. The workshop is in furtherance of ACUF’s monthly Youth Development and Leadership Workshop Series (YouDAL). “This is in recognition of the challenges facing the youth in Nigeria,...... more

Death of Tosin Bucknor, a great loss for Africa — Jaw Jaw Africa

Death of Tosin Bucknor, a great loss for Africa — Jaw Jaw Africa A team of Public Speaking Advocates and Conflict Resolution Consultants, Jaw Jaw Africa, has commiserated with the family of ace broadcaster, Tosin Bucknor, on the loss of the “Area Mama” as she was fondly called. The Management of Jaw Jaw Africa described Tosin as an exemplary public speaker who obviously believed...... more

Escaping drug addicts drown in River Niger

Escaping drug addicts drown in River Niger Luck ran out of two alleged drug addicts in Lokoja on Sunday when the men of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) swooped on their joint called ‘Bunk’ behind Moremi, where they buy and smoke Marijuana, also known as ‘weeds.’ It was gathered that on a tip off from members of...... more

Boko Haram kills Army Commander, several soldiers

Boko Haram kills Army Commander, several soldiers Boko Haram terrorists have killed 53 soldiers and farmers in three days of attacks in Nigeria’s troubled northeast region.  The Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), a Boko Haram splinter group, killed at least 44 soldiers in attacks on three military bases at the weekend, security sources told AFP on Tuesday....... more

 

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