I failed in managing my staff – Gov. Bello confesses

Governor of Niger state, Abubakar Sani Bello, has admitted his failure in managing the size of his staff, despite the challenges the state is currently facing. Bello made the confession when he received the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul

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N5bn libel suit: I will tender my certificate in evidence, Dino Melaye tells Court

Determined to prove that he was awarded a Bachelors Degree by the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Senator Dino Melaye, on Thursday, pledged to tender his certificate before a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory sitting at Maitama. Melaye, who

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Boko Haram fighters regroup in 7 trucks, 40 motorcycles near Magumeri in Borno

Intelligence report coming from security sources in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital revealed that about seven Hilux trucks and 40 motorcycles conveying the dreaded Islamic militants, Boko Haram, were seen last night heading to Yakku and Afari villages; about 30

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Maiduguri bomb attack: 90-year-old IDP risks life to save N300 potatoes

A 90-year-old Internally Displaced Person, Zahrah Musa, on Wednesday rushed to save her N300 potatoes, minutes after she escaped a bomb attack in Maiduguri. While fellow IDPs kept a safe distance from the scene of the bombing, Zahrah searched her

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Body of doctor who jumped into lagoon recovered

The body of a medical doctor who jumped into the Lagos lagoon on Sunday has been recovered after days of intensive search. Dr Allwell Orji’s remains were recovered around 4 p.m. on Wednesday by the Marine Police. The Lagos State

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Parade of suspects responsible for Yoruba-Hausa clash in Ile-Ife

PRESS BRIEFING PARADE OF SUSPECTS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE UNFORTUNATE CLASHES, DISTURBANCE OF PUBLIC PEACE AND MAYHEM THAT OCCURRED IN ILE-IFE, OSUN STATE ON THE 8TH OF MARCH, 2017 WHICH RESULTED IN THE LOSS OF SO MANY INNOCENT LIVES AND PROPERTIES

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Truck crushes IMSU final year student

A final year student of the  Imo State university, Owerri, on Tuesday was crushed by a heavy duty truck while he was on his way for the school’s first semester examination. Eyewitnesses told our correspondent that the student was killed

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Police free Ekiti woman brutalised at checkpoint

The Police in Ekiti have freed Mrs Toyin Adeyeye,the American returnee who was arrested and detained by the Police Command  after being  brutalized for refusing  to bribe policemen at a checkpoint. A  family source confirmed this to the News Agency of Nigeria,

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Fire outbreak destroys EMAB trade centre plaza, Wuse Abuja(photos)

Fire outbreak has destroyed EMAB Trade Center Plaza, Wuse 2,Abuja.The cause of the fire outbreak is not yet known. Details later Trenzzyhelm follow us on twitter @aljazirahnewsng

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Xenophobia: Ex-South African president, Mbeki, meets Nigerian lawmakers

As part of efforts to bring lasting solution to recurring xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa, a delegation from the House of Representatives has met a former president of South Africa, Thabo Mbeki. The delegation led by the House

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