CHAN Eagles: Yusuf set to announce final team list

Super Eagles coach, Salisu Yusuf is expected to release the final list of players for the Morocco 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) this week, officials of the team have revealed. The team, which is billed to depart Nigeria early next week, had

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DPR sanctions filling station, dispenses fuel for free in Ogun

There was wild jubilation on Monday at Mani Petrol Station, Mowe, Ogun State as the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), sanctioned the owner and instructed him to dispense fuel for free to motorists. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that

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Soldiers arrested for trying to kill army chief

Six soldiers were arrested in mid-December for an attempt on the life of Guinea-Bissau’s army chief, AFP learned Monday from a military court source. Two heads of the armed forces were murdered in 2004 and 2009 in coup-prone Guinea Bissau,

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Christmas Tragedy: Car carrying entire family veers off road, lands into river (PHOTOS)

As shared by Obasi on Facebook…. ‘Xmas Tragidy.An entire family ran into a river today at Aham Umuokeh River in Obowo LGA of Imo State, and the entire people are at Chinonyerem Hospital Umulogho to try if their lives will

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Nigeria will stop importing fuel by 2019 – Adesina

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina has said that the country will stop importation and exportation of petroleum products by 2019. Mr Adesina said that importation and exportation of fuel has a high effect

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Fresh attack kills six in Kaduna

A fresh attack has occurred at Ungwar Mailafiya of Kwagiri district Jemaa Local Government Area of Kaduna State. This comes few days after four people were killed by a lone gunman at the Nindem village of Godogodo area of Kaduna

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Troops kill three Boko Haram members, recover 200 cows

The Nigerian Army said on Monday that three Boko Haram members were killed in two different battles in Borno State. The second battle, which occurred on Saturday, also resulted in the recovery of 200 rustled cows from the insurgents, Army

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Violence erupts at Abuja market

There is violence ongoing in Bwari, a town in the Nigerian capital, Abuja. Details of the cause of the violence is still sketchy, but it led to the burning of the main market in the town. Armed soldiers and police

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Gunmen attack Maina’s Kaduna residence

Some gunmen broke into the Kaduna residence of Abdulrasheed Maina, former chairman of the Presidential Pension Reform Task Team, on Sunday. Armed with sophisticated weapons, the attackers reportedly stormed the house located in the Kawu area of the state, demanding the

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Fayose releases 80% fuel meant for govt house to be sold to Ekiti citizens

Governor Peter Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State taking step to reduce the hardship being faced by his people because of scarcity of fuel. To reduce the hardship being faced by our people because of scarcity of fuel, I have directed

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