Wednesday, 28 January 2015 06:00
OIL thieves in the Owutu area of Ikorodu in Lagos State caused pandemonium in the area recently when they overran the local police station killing two policemen and injuring several others in the process.
Wednesday, 28 January 2015 05:35
PAN-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation Afenifere has endorsed President Goodluck Jonathan as its candidate for the next month’s presidential election after a meeting with him in the Ondo State capital Akure.
Wednesday, 28 January 2015 04:58
BORNO State governor Alhaji Kashim Shettima narrowly escaped death yesterday when soldiers from the 33 Battalion in Maiduguri opened fire on his convoy after accidentally mistaking it for a Boko Haram assault team.
Wednesday, 28 January 2015 04:04
WASHINGTON may eventually come to Nigeria's assistance in fighting Boko Haram after one of its leading military commanders finally conceded that that the Nigerian authorities were incapable of fighting the terrorist sect alone.
Wednesday, 28 January 2015 03:37
SOME foreign journalists looking to cover Nigeria's forthcoming elections have claimed that the Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs is frustrating their attempts to procure a visa in time for the polls due on February 14.
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 16:03
FORMER Super Eagles goalkeeper Wilfred Agbonavbare has died in a Spanish hospital aged 48 after a long and brave battle with cancer which also claimed his wife two years ago.
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 12:37
MEMBERS of Kano State's religious police the Hisbah Sharia Guard prevented a gay wedding going ahead by storming the venue of the ceremony and arresting one of the men who was on the verge of tying the knot.
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 11:54
EUROPEAN Union (EU) election observers will not be deployed across northeastern Nigeria when they come to the country to cover next month's general elections due to security fears as a result of Boko Haram activities in the region.
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 10:53
GENERAL Muhammadu Buhari's supporters in the UK have donated cash and equipment to his presidential bid at a special reception in London attended by a member of his electoral campaign team Hon Farouk Aliyu.
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 09:39
HIRED political thugs in Dukku Local Government Area of Gombe State turned on their Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) benefactors after party leaders failed to pay them the N50,000 they were promised to attend a recent event.
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