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JUST IN: Panic as bus catches fire on Niger bridge

There was panic on Sunday when a commercial bus went up in flames at the Niger bridge in Onitsha Anambra State. The incident was said...

BREAKING: Tobi Amusan wins 100m hurdles gold

Nigeria’s Tobi Amusan has won the gold medal in the women’s 100m hurdles at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. The world champion successfully defended...

BREAKING: Police arrest notorious cultist Rasidi Oko-Ilu in Ede, Osun

A notorious cultist in Osun State, Rasheed Hammed, popularly known Oko-Ilu, has been arrested. Oko-Ilu, who has been terrorising Ede and allegedly caused deaths of...

BREAKING: Gunmen killed Asiri Eniba’s close ally, Spanal in Osogbo

Unidentified gunmen killed a notorious thug in Osun popularly called Spanal on Friday afternoon in Oke-Ijetu, Ilesa-garage area of Osogbo. Spanal was a close ally...

BREAKING: Former IGP Tafa Balogun is dead

Former Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mustapha Balogun, is dead. According to reports released to newsmen by family sources Balogun, who became IGP in March 2002,...

JUST IN: Gov AbdulRazaq appoints actor Muka Ray as SSA Culture and Tourism

Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara state has appointed Eyiwumi Muka Aramide (Muka Ray) as the Senior Special Assistant on Culture and Tourism. Muka Ray who...

BREAKING: Court sentences killer of Umoren, Akwa Ibom jobseeker to death

A high court sitting in Akwa Ibom state has sentenced Uduak Akpan to death by hanging for the murder of Iniobong Umoren, a graduate...

BREAKING: EFCC declares Mompha wanted

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has declared Ismaila Mustapha, the socialite better known as Mompha, a wanted person. The anti-graft agency, in...

JUST IN: AIG injured, orderly dies as gunmen attack convoy in Bauchi

The Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG) in charge of Zone 12 with headquarters in Bauchi, Audu Adamu Madaki, has lost his orderly during...

JUST IN: Yobe Commissioner, Goni Bukar, dies in car crash

Yobe State Commissioner for Youth and Sport, Hon. Goni Bukar Lawan, (BUGON) has died in an auto crash along Damaturu-Kano Road. Goni Bukar, a former...

JUST IN: Terrorists kill another Catholic priest, Fr. Borogo in Kaduna

Suspected terrorists have murdered another Catholic priest, Rev Fr. Vitus Borogo, in Kaduna State. The incident was said to have happened at Prison Farm, Kujama,...

BREAKING: Osun declares holiday for PVC collection

Osun state government has declared Friday, June 24, a work-free day to enable civil servants who are yet to collect their Permanent Voter Cards...

BREAKING: UK Police detain Ekweremadu, wife

The Specialist Crime Team of the Metropolitan Police in London has detained a former Senate Deputy President Dr. Ike Ekweremadu and his wife, Beatrice. According...

BREAKING: Amotekun finally arrests suspected killers of Catholic church worshippers in Ondo, recovers weapons,...

The Commander of the Ondo State Security Network Agency also known as Amotekun, Chief Adetunji Adeleye has said that the suspected killers of worshippers...

JUST IN: FG makes U-turn, lifts suspension on Nigeria’s Basketball Teams

The Federal Government has announced the reinstatement of Nigeria into international basketball following a letter of appeal dated June 17, 2022, from the Nigeria...