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Extremely disturbing photo: Man’s mouth destroyed after he was shot during a cult clash...

A man's mouth was completely destroyed after he was shot at during a clash between two cult groups in Delta state.

Man arrested for killing brother-in-law over N30,000 debt in Ondo

The police in Ondo State on Monday said they had arrested one Segun Oni for allegedly killing his brother-in-law, Sunday Oluwadare.

Osun Govt shuts three tertiary institutions over violent protest

The Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, has ordered the closure of three tertiary institutions in the state following a protest which turned violent in Ilesa.The state government announced this in a statement by the...

Court admits extrajudicial statement of dead man in Fayose fraud trial

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday admitted in evidence an extrajudicial statement of a dead man, Justin Erukaa, in the trial of former Governor of Ekiti State, Peter Ayodele Fayose who is...

FG announces plans to start prosecuting parents who refuse to send their children to...

The Federal Government has said work is ongoing to criminalise parents who refuse to send their children to school, adding that such parents may also be prosecuted.

Declare me winner or cancel February 23rd presidential election – Atiku Abubakar roars

PDP Presidential candidate in the just concluded presidential election, Atiku Abubakar, has filed a petition before the presidential election tribunal to challenge...

Video: many trapped as another building marked for demolition collapses in Lagos

Barely a week after a building accommodating a Nursey and Primary school collapsed in the Itafaji area in Lagos Island, killing 20 persons, another building in the area collapsed this afternoon.

Over 120 people dead, 200 missing as cyclone hits Mozambique and Zimbabwe

More than 120 people have died and many more are missing in Mozambique and neighbouring Zimbabwe on Sunday after tropical cyclone Idai barrelled across the southern African nations with flash floods and ferocious winds.

The customs officer who rejected $420k bribe has been promoted!

The Controller General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (rtd), has promoted Comptroller Bashir Abubakar of Apapa Area Command to an Assistant Comptroller General (ACG).

He was an uncommon breed – Late Pius Adesanmi’s wife releases touching statement about...

Olumuyiwa Balogun-Adesanmi, wife of Professor Pius Adesanmi, has described her deceased husband as an extraordinary scholar, husband, devoted father and a fine gentleman.

Not Less than 10 killed as cult groups clash in Imo Polytechnic

At least 10 students have been reportedly killed in a cult conflict at the Federal Polytechnic, Nekede, Imo state, southeast Nigeria.

Couple sentenced to 2 years in prison for maltreating their maid

A Singaporean couple was on Monday jailed for abusing a Myanmar maid after the pair force-fed her with a funnel, made her eat her own vomit and threatened to kill her family if she reported the maltreatment.

Meet the 8-year-old Nigerian boy that has won a chess championship in New York

Eight-year-old Nigerian boy, Tanitoluwa Adewumi, has emerged the winner of the state-wide New York’s chess championship in the third-grade category.

Wawu! Mother and daughter exchange blows after finding out they are sleeping with the...

A mum and her daughter who tried to outsmart each other by dating the same man ended up in fisticuffs on Wednesday in the lover-boy’s apartment at Nkutaku Layout...

Oyo state government confirms no death was recorded in Ibadan building collapse

Oyo state government says there was no fatality in the building collapse incident which occurred in the Sogoye area of Ibadan, the state capital last night. 

Offa robbery: Suspect alleges police killed Adikwu, forced them to implicate Saraki

One of the five persons standing trial for last year’s bank robberies in Offa, Kwara State, Ayoade Akinnibosun, on Friday told an Ilorin High Court that the police...

Scores trapped as another three-strorey building collapses in Ibadan

Rescue operations were still on late Friday as scores of victims were trapped in a three-storey building that collapsed in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.
FG demolishes Patience Jonathan’s property in Abuja

Patience Jonathan loses another N2.4bn to FG

Exactly eight days after the Supreme Court upheld Federal Government’s interim seizure of the $8.4 million believed to be owned by ex-First Lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan...

Lagos school building collapse: Woman who lost 2 children allegedly commits suicide

According to report, a mother, who lost her two children in the collapsed school building on Wednesday has committed suicide after receiving the news of the death of the children.

Ethiopian Airlines crash: Pilot begged air traffic control to land plane minutes before crash

The pilot of the doomed Ethiopian Airlines plane which crashed killing all 157 on board begged air traffic control to land, minutes before the tragedy.

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