Boko Haram in Fresh Attack on Maiduguri

By Olaolu Bilau with agency reports Boko Haram has launched a fresh attack on Maiduguri with some of residents who are attending Sunday church service fearing for their lives. The…

3 Chadian Soldiers, 123 Boko Haram Militants Killed

Three soldiers and 123 Boko Haram militants were killed when the Islamist group attacked a Chadian army contingent in northern Cameroon, the Chadian military said Twelve soldiers were wounded in…

Corpses of 2 Missing School Kids Buried By Osun River Bank

By Tunde Oyekola Corpses of the two missing pupils of Ifeolu Junior Secondary School, Osogbo, Osun State, found floating on Osun River on Wednesday have been buried at the bank of…

Tribunal sacks PDP Senator, Declares APC’s David Umaru Winner for Niger East

By Olumide Bajulaiye in Abuja The National Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal in Minna, Niger State on Friday declared Barrister David Umaru of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the winner…

February Polls: UN, EU, AU Observers Arrive

By Tunde Rahman Barely two weeks to the Presidential and National Assembly elections, monitoring teams from international organizations have started arriving Nigeria. Just a few days ago, the United States…

You Are a Desperado, Agbaje Hits Back at Fashola

By Samuel Ogundipe The Governorship Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Lagos State, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, has hit back at the state Governor, Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN), over the…

4-Year-Old Boy Attacked By Dogs Returns from India

By Biodun Akande Four-year-old Omonigho Abraham, who was violently attacked by dogs owned by a neighbour in his family home in Igando, a surburb of Lagos, has returned from treatment…

Groups demand N50m compensation from LUTH over patient’s death

Two women advocacy groups on Thursday urged the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) to pay N50 million compensation to the family of a deceased patient, Mrs Folake Oduyoye. The groups,…

Buhari to Boycott BON-organised TV Debate, Says Campaign Organisation

By Olaolu Bilau The All Progressives Congress (APC) will not be featuring in the ongoing electioneering public debates on national television and radio, being organised by the Broadcast Organisation of…

JAMB Procures Special Computers for Visually Impaired to Take 2015 UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has procured gadgets to facilitate the participation of the visually impaired candidates in its Computer Based Test (CBT) in March. The…