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Suicide: Kano man jumps into well

A 45 year old man identified as, Balarabe Haruna of Hausawa Sabon Titi quarters, Kano municipal has reportedly committed suicide by jumping into a well. The man was said to have excused his 10 children and his wife from their

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BBC slams Nigeria president for medical treatment abroad

BBC has criticised President Muhammadu Buhari for “an apparent lack of faith in the health systems at home”. Buhari was named in the category of five African presidents who routinely travel abroad for medical treatment.  Others listed were Presidents Abdelaziz

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World likely to end on September 23, as experts match Great Pyramid, Bible dates

A stargazer claims to have “decoded” the Great Pyramid – and discovered it is a “date marker” that reveals when the apocalypse is coming. Staggeringly, it matches a prophecy foretelling the End of Days in the Bible – and it’s

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23-year-old lady suffers rare disorder that makes her constantly sexually aroused

A young woman has revealed the details of her painful struggle with a condition that leaves her constantly sexually aroused. Amanda McLaughlin, 23, from the United States, has lived with the problem for 10 years and says she has to

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Rats of Nigerian ports: How serving, retired customs officers fleece the nation of trillions of naira

The Senate Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff recently raised the alarm over 282 vessels missing from the nation’s seaports including losses of about seven trillion naira in revenue. In this report, TOLA ADENUBI examines the intrigues and underhand dealings

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Boko Haram: Four killed, many injured in Borno village attack

At least four people have been confirmed dead while several others were injured following Boko Haram attack at Amarwa villages along Maiduguri, Konduga road. Amb. Ahemed Shehu, of the Civil Liberties Organization, who was in contact with the village head,

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I’m obeying doctors’ orders, says Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has said that even though his health has greatly improved and wishes to return home, he is waiting for his doctors to determine when exactly he could leave. According to a statement issued by his Special Adviser

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Quit notice: Katsina youths distance self from Emir, Insist Igbo must leave

Katsina state Progressive Youth Alliance has insisted that the October 1 Igbo quit notice remains despite several assurances given by the Emir of Katsina Abdulmimin Usman that the Igbos are safe and should not leave the state. Speaking at a

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9,000 Saudi officers to protect Hajj metro

As many as 9,000 officers and soldiers will be assigned to protect the “Hajj metro” train service and passengers, a security chief said. The Al-Mashaaer Al-Mugaddassah Metro, as the transport service is known, operates for one week a year during

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LASTMA officials arrested for collecting bribes

The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority has arrested eight of its officials for collecting bribe from motorists and other corrupt practices. The official attached to the Agege-Pen Cinema Office of the Agency, were arrested last week. They are Adebeshin Adeola,

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