Seven Kidnapped in Epe Again

Barely 24 hours after the abducted secretary of Isheri North Landlord Association was released by his abductors, two members of the Oodua People’s Congress (OPC) and five farm workers of…

Strange Black Soot Falls in Port Harcourt

The Nigerian city of Port Harcourt used to be known as “The Garden City” because of its soaring palm trees and green open spaces. But since late last year, black…

Apapa Tanker Fire: Two Feared Dead, 31 Vehicles Razed

Two persons are feared dead after a tanker loaded with petrol skidded off the road and spilled its content at Coconut under bridge along Apapa Road, Lagos State, and later…

Odd: Gunmen Kill Policeman in Ondo

Gunmen, yesterday morning, shot dead Corporal Michael Olujimi, a policeman attached to the Okitipupa Police Division in Ondo State. The policeman, when found in a pool of blood around 5:30a.m.,…

Buhari is the Only One Who Can Disclose His Health Status, Says Adesina

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, has said President Muhammadu Buhari is the only one who could release details of his health condition.…

Oyo Criminalises Stigmatisation Against People With HIV/AIDS

By: Adeola Oladele, Ibadan The Oyo State Government has launched a law, making it a criminal offence to stigmatise people living with HIV/AIDS, adding that the HIV/AIDS Anti Stigma Law…

Alleged Arsenal Fan Slumps, Dies While Jogging in Lagos

It was a shock when an unidentified man, alleged to be an Arsenal FC fan, reportedly slumped, yesterday morning, while jogging at Ilupeju By-pass area was confirmed dead at the…

Gunmen Abduct Four Local Govt Staff in Kogi

Gunmen have abducted four Local Government workers along Kabba-Obajana Road on their way to Lokoja, the Kogi State capital, for screening. It was gathered that during the incident which happened…

For allegedly defiling his neighbour’s 10-year-old daughter, a teenager, was charged before an Ikeja Chief Magistrate’s Court, yesterday. The accused, aged 17, who lives in Agbado, a suburb of Lagos,…

Rain Injures 13 Corps Members, Destroys Worship Centre in Oyo NYSC Camp

Thirteen members of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) in Oyo State were injured while a worship centre was destroyed during the first rain of the year in Iseyin, the…