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Lagos ranked ‘8th most dangerous megacity for women’

Lagos is the eighth most dangerous megacity for women to live in, according to aThompson Reuters survey. Cairo, capital of Egypt, was rated the world’s most dangerous megacity for women while London, the best. The poll which sought the opinion from

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Group raises alarm over planned attack by Fulani herdsmen

The principal umbrella socio-cultural organization in Benue State on Monday drew the attention of the state governor, Samuel Ortom on the plan by Fulani herdsmen to unleash terror on the territory of the state. The association, however, charged the governor

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How can Buhari who cannot manage his cow farm develop Nigeria? Atiku blasts President Buhari

The Atiku Support Group has said that the failure of President Muhammadu Buhari in the handling of the affairs of Nigeria is why Atiku Abubakar will contest in the 2019 presidential election. There has been rumour that the former vice

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Evans alleged accomplice sues IGP, others for N100m

Emeka Arinze one of the suspected accomplices of alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, a.k.a Evans, has filed a N100m suit against the Inspector General of Police over his ‘illegal’ detention. Arinze who filed the suit on Monday is praying the

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You must not kill Nigerians, Zuma tells South Africans

President Jacob Zuma of South Africa says the killing of Nigerians by South Africans must stop. The high rate of killings has been very worrisome. Just last week, two Nigerians were allegedly killed by South African police. Five Nigerians who

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2019: Ex-Speaker, Bankole declares support for ADP

Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Honourable Dimeji Bankole, has declared his full support to the newly formed Action Democratic Party (ADP) in Ogun State. This was contained in a release signed by the party’s state publicity secretary, Mr.

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2019: APC southeast has endorsed Buhari for re-election – Party Chieftain

Osita Okechukwu, chieftain of the APC and director-general of the Voice of Nigeria (VON), has said that the All Progressive Congress, APC, chapters in the southeast are solidly behind President Muhammadu Buhari. Okechukwu said that majority of the party’s state

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Police sergeant, retired ASP arrested for ‘robbery’ in Lagos hotel

A police sergeant serving at the Oworo Police Division, Lagos State, Yakubu Aiyegba, and a retired Assistant Superintendent of Police, Obosa Augustine, have been arrested for alleged robbery. They were apprehended along with a taxi driver, Godwin George, by operatives

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Over 100 Nigerian students in Uk to return home as govt cancels scholarships

More than 100 Nigerian students in the UK face deportation because their funding has been withdrawn by the government. According to UK Telegraph, the affected students would have to return home before Christmas because a bursary scheme funded by a regional

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We must borrow more to deliver infrastructure —Adeosun

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, on Sunday, said the nation must borrow more in the short term to deliver critical infrastructural projects such as roads, rail and power. According to her, Nigeria currently has one of the lowest

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