Thursday, 25 February, 2021

Category: National News


A gang of four Nigerians have been accused of burning a man’s private parts with boiling water and stealing his money, gulfnews.com reports. The Dubai Court of First Instance heard that the 37-year-old man from Saudi Arabia was lured to an apartment Read more…


Six years ago, effective from 31st December 2014, the edict which created the Nigeria Project by the British formally elapsed thereby bringing about the end of an illegitimate and an unfortunate arrangement which forcefully pit-together two rather unlikely and unwilling parties, Read more…


A former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri, says Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, can’t run as Jonathan’s mate in the 2023 presidential election. Top sources within the All Progressives Congress had earlier told SaharaReporters that the APC is Read more…


The Lagos State Government has announced that there would be a total closure of the Third Mainland Bridge from midnight Friday to midnight Saturday. The Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Frederic Oladeinde, who made this known in a statement issued in Read more…


The South-West Security Network codenamed Amotekun Corps Osun State has announced the arrest of suspected criminals creating crisis in Osogbo by it’s patrol team on Wednesday 24th of February, 2021. The criminals who were caught at different locations in Osogbo Read more…


Court documents show how the money will be recovered from Mr Okeke and distributed to three victims. Details of how the U.S. authorities will recover about $10.7 million ordered to be restituted by the convict, Obinwanne Okeke, have emerged. Court Read more…


A 100 level Federal University of Technology Owerri (FUTO) student, Daniel Nwafor, has committed suicide. The Department of Chemistry student carried out the act on Tuesday in his lodge at Umuchima, Ihiagwa in Owerri West Council Area of Imo State. Read more…


A yet-to-be-identified young man from Aragba street, Omuo Oke Ekiti has reportedly committed suicide by hanging himself.  It could not be immediately ascertained why the young man took his life.  Vanguard gathered that his parents and residents of the community Read more…


Four policemen were reportedly killed on Wednesday at Nkpologwu, in Aguata local government area of Anambra State by unknown gunmen. Their rifles were taken away.  They were killed at a checkpoint in the community and the police patrol vehicle at Read more…


Indian police are probing a suspected case of illegal migration of a Nigerian to India from Bangladesh.  The Nigerian national, Joel Obi, was arrested from Delhi in connection with a case of “heroin supply” on February 16 and was sent Read more…