Anambra church shooting: HARIWA calls for sack of police commissioner

A pro-democracy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has condemned the early Morning massacre of scores of worshippers at the Saint Philips Catholic church, OZUBULU in Anambra state by armed freelance attackers.   HURIWA accused the Federally controlled

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Osinbajo drops two ICPC board members under probe

The Acting President, Yemi, Osinbajo, has dropped the two new members nominated to be on the board of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission who are said to be undergoing investigations by the same commission.   Osinbajo

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Fayose attacks Obasanjo calls him an opportunist who prefers to put a weakling in power

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has described former President, Olusegun Obasanjo as an “opportunist” who prefers to put a “weakling in position”. Fayose made the claim while wondering why Obasanjo made the late Yar’Adua president despite been sick. Speaking

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Kogi indigene in court for exposing Gov Yahaya Bello’s Abuja residence

A 32-year-old man, Mr. Johnson Musa, was on Friday dragged before a Lokoja Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly exposing the Abuja residence of Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State. While being arraigned before Lokoja Chief Magistrate Court II, Musa of

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70 lecturers resign from University of Maiduguri following Boko Haram attacks

About 70 lecturers have resigned from the University of Maiduguri since the outbreak of Boko Haram insurgency in the North- East. Also, while five lecturers have been killed, three were said to have been held by the insurgents during the

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BREAKING: Scores killed as gunmen attack worshipers in Anambra church‎ (VIDEO)

There is tension in Anambra State following reported death of over 50 worshipers as gunmen launched early morning attack during a Sunday service. The attack occurred at ‎St. Philip’s Catholic Church, Ugwu Oye in Ozubulu, Anambra State. News of the

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Military foils suicide attack, kills 3 suicide bombers

Three suicide bombers were killed by the military on Friday in the Simari area of Maiduguri, the police and a vigilance group confirmed. The organisations said the incident occurred at Simari on the outskirts of Maiduguri about 10p.m. when a

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We spent N15bn to beef up security in 2016 – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday evening said the State Government spent over N15billion last year to beef up security and ensure the safety of lives and property. Governor Ambode, who spoke at a dinner held at the

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Barca lost Neymar Sr support over unpaid bonus

Neymar’s father and agent, Neymar Sr, has told Spanish radio that Barcelona lost his support to retain his son when they refused to pay a bonus for signing a new contract last year. The Brazilian joined Paris Saint-Germain on Thursday

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Stop ongoing projects, pay salary arrears, NULGE tells govt

The National Union of Local Government Employees, Bayelsa State chapter, has asked the state government to stop infrastructural projects in the council areas in the state in order to concentrate on clearing salary backlogs of council workers. It noted that

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