TRAGIC: Lightning kills 22

Lightning killed 21 people in eastern India as large swathes of the country reel under the worst floods in years that have left hundreds dead and millions displaced, officials said Monday. Eighteen people were killed in Odisha state, authorities there

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PENGASSAN threatens to shut down oil supply nationwide over alleged mistreatment

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has threatened nationwide strike if some industrial issues and anti-labour practices by some employers in the oil and gas industry were not addressed within 21 days. The senior staff

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Arewa Youths withdraw quit notice order to Igbos

The Arewa Youths Coalition has said it would withdraw the quit order it gave to Ndigbo to vacate all northern states before October 1st. The northern group’s spokesperson, Abdulaziz Suleiman, said they would withdraw the statement this week. The group

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Fashola rejects Lagos State money

Ex-Governor of Lagos State and now Minister of Works, Housing and Power, Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN) has rejected his entitlement from the Lagos State Government. “I can say very clearly that I declined to benefit from this package. There was a cabinet

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Buruji Kashamu, Lateef Ajimajasan fight Ddirty

Senator Buruji Kashamu and former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chairman in Ijebu-Ode Local Government Area, Ogun State, Lateef Ajimajasan have been fighting dirty. Below are the messages both men posted on the social media. Senator Buruji Kashamu Lateef Ajimajasan’s Post “There is nothing

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Boko Haram not defeated, not even degraded – Fayose

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, has claimed that corruption accounts for why Boko Haram has not been defeated. The controversial governor said the group is still able to carry out attacks at will despite government’s claims. “Boko Haram is

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Aluu 4: Court finds three persons guilty

High Court sitting in Rivers has found three persons guilty of the murder of four students who were lynched in Aluu community in 2012. The court presided over by Justice Nyordee also discharged and acquitted four others, who standing trial

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French actress Jeanne Moreau dies at 89

Actress and singer Jeanne Moreau, one of French cinema’s biggest stars of the last 60 years, has died at the age of 89. Moreau is best known for her role in Francois Truffaut’s 1962 new wave film Jules et Jim.

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Police warn Lagos residents to avoid staying in secluded areas

Following the killing of a family of four at Ikorodu on Sunday, the Lagos State Police Command has warned Lagos residents to avoid living in isolated and unsafe areas. It said this practice has made most residents susceptible to attacks by

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NPFL: MFM beat Remo Stars in Sagamu

Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries FC, Ogunye Austine, 71st minute strike was all that the Olukoya Boys needed to beat Remo Stars FC in one of Matchday 32 fixtures of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) clash at Gateway

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