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  • Politicians focused on 2019 elections, not on how to end killings in the country – Shehu Sani


    The Senator representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani, has berated Nigerian leaders of insensitivity to ending the wanton killings in some parts of the country, most especially Benue State.

    He said this on Thursday at a national conference organised in Abeokuta,...

  • Nigerian Army demands extra N18 Billion to fight terrorism


    The Nigerian Army has urged the National Assembly to increase its budget by N18. 177 billion to enable it effectively fight against terrorism, pipeline vandalism and other security challenges.

    It also said it should be removed from the zero based...

  • Fire guts Imo deputy governor’s house


    A mid-day fire on Thursday gutted the official residence of the Imo State Deputy governor, Eze Madumere, at the Commissioners quarters in Owerri.



    The fire, which started at 1:30 p.m. completely razed the bush bar and bus...

  • 13 children chained for months in U.S

    California prosecutors have detailed allegations of horrific abuse by parents of 13 children held in shackles at their home.


    David Turpin, 56, and Louise Turpin, 49, face charges of torture, abuse and false imprisonment, Riverside County district attorney Mike...

  • VP Osinbajo heads panel on herdsmen killings


    The National Economic Council (NEC) headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday constituted a 10-man working committee to address killings by herdsmen in the country.



    This was disclosed by Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, while briefing...

  • Benue killings: PDP accuses APC governors, ministers of hypocrisy


    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and cabinet ministers of hypocrisy in the handling of the Fulani herdsmen attacks killed 73 people in Benue State.

  • Could Caroll hold the key to Chelsea scoring woes?

    In recent days Chelsea and Conte have been forced to make a shock move into the transfer market to secure the services of the west ham Centre forward Andy Carroll much to the dismay of the Fans. The former...

  • BREAKING: Biafra: Court gives final verdict on IPOB proscription
    A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has on Thursday dismissed the application by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB to reverse the court’s order proscribing it and designating it as a terrorist group.

    The Acting Chief Justice, Abdu Kafarati,...

  • Northern Elders Forum appoints new leader after Unongo’s resignation
    The Northern Elders Forum has appointed Sani Daura as its National Chairman following the resignation of its former leader, Paul Unongo.
     

    The forum announced this on Thursday through it’s spokesman, Ango Abdullahi after reviewing killings in many communities in Benue, Taraba, Adamawa, Kaduna, Zamfara and...

  • VAR here to stay - Wenger
    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger insists Video Assistant Referee technology is important for the future of the game despite some early “hiccups” with the system.


    Former England captain Alan Shearer labelled VAR a “shambles” after referee Graham Scott chose...

  • One killed as Fulani herdsmen, farmers clash in Idoma community
    One person has confirmed dead, several houses razed and others missing after Fulani herdsmen and farmers clashed in Okpokwu LGA of Benue State.
     

    According to dailypost,  the incident happened in Ingle Odidi community.

    It was gathered that some unknown persons launched attack on the herdsmen,...

  • Even Tinubu has no fuel in his car – Lamido mocks APC government
    Sule lamido, former Jigawa state Governor, on Thursday mocked President Muhammadu Buhari and a Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, over the current fuel situation in Nigeria.
     

    The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chieftain also jeered at Buhari and Tinubu over the ongoing...

  • Buhari not working, Saraki should replace him – Ben Bruce explodes
    Senator Ben Murray-Bruce has proposed that the legislature takes over the duties of Buhari’s government due to its lackadaisical attitude in respect to the insecurity ravaging the country.



    According to him, President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, should...

  • Former Minister, CAN Chairman escape assassination in Kogi
    A former Minister of State for Health, Chief Arc. Gabriel Aduku, has escaped assassination attempt as some gunmen numbering six invaded his house in Anyigba.
     

    According to a statement issued on Thursday by the Secretary-General, Kogi East Elders’ Council (KEEC) Mr. Alphonsus Alhassan and made...

  • Herdsmen killings: Northern Elders Forum cautions Federal, State governments, calls for better security
    The Northern Elders Forum, has called on federal and state authorities to take more decisive steps to restore the security of lives and property of citizens following the killings in Benue, Taraba, Adamawa, Kaduna, Zamfara and other parts of the country.
     

    The Forum condoles with...