DSS ‘uncovers’ Islamic State militants in Benue, Kogi, Edo

Security service organisations, including the Department of State Service (DSS), have reportedly identified an Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA) network operating within some north-central and south-south states. Benue, Kogi and Edo states were identified in security reports. According to

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‘The battle is still on’ — splinter group denies resolving crisis with PDP

Emmanuel Nwosu, one of the leaders of Fresh PDP, a faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, has denied reports that the group is no longer in existence. He said contrary to the reports that the group has pledged its loyalty

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Chief Olu Falae entire farmland set ablaze by Fulani herders – Fani Kayode

Killer Herdsmen have reportedly set ablaze Chief Olu Falae’s hectares of farmland in Ondo state, This report is according to a tweet minutes ago by former Aviation minster, Femi Fani Kayode. See it below… Fulani terrorists have just set Chief Olu Falae’s entire

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Tambuwal inaugurates 80kw solar electricity project

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has inaugurated the 80kw solar mini-grid electricity project which will provide uninterrupted power supply to Kurdula community in Gudu Local Government Area. Malam Imam Imam, the Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the

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Unemployment: 7.5million Nigerians were doing nothing in 2017 – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said 7.5million Nigerians were left doing nothing between January 2016 and December 30, 2017. The bureau stated this in “Labour Force Statistics Vol. 2: Employment by Sector Report,” released on Sunday in Abuja.

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2019: Daura youth to purchase nomination forms for Buhari, Masari

Daura Emirate Youth Progressive Movement, on Sunday, said it would purchase nominations forms for President Muhammadu Buhari and Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State to enable them recontest in the 2019 general elections. Malam Abdulkadir Lawal, the chairman of the

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Mobile phone thieves set 12-year-old boy ablaze in Kogi

Some suspected mobile phone thieves have set a 12-year-old boy ablaze to prevent him from exposing them. Our correspondent gathered that the victim identified as Ojonugwa was reportedly set on fire by thieves in Ogugu, Olamaboro Local Government Area of

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Sanchez, Mkhitaryan swap deal concluded

Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez and Manchester United midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan were to undergo medicals on Sunday as their swap deal neared completion, reports said. Sanchez was due to arrive in Manchester with agent Fernando Felicevich, with a medical scheduled for

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The use of firearms including AK 47 gun to protect cattle is a complete novelty – Alaafin Oyo (Read full text)

With every sense of modesty with truth however, I make bold to say that among the first class traditional rulers in the country, I stand as the one longest on throne so far. On this statement, I stand to be

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PDP frowns at Oke’s return to APC

The Ondo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has lambasted Mr. Olusola Oke for returning to the All Progressives Congress. Oke, a former National Legal Adviser of the PDP, left the APC after the September 3, 2016 primary of

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