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Private school bus driver rapes four-year-old girl after school hours in Osun

A driver with an unnamed private school in Osogbo, Osun State, Oluwatomisin Oyelakin, has been arraigned before an Osogbo Chief Magistrates¬†Court for allegedly sexually assaulting a¬†minor after school hours on January 15th 2019.   While being arraigned in court yesterday, the¬†police prosecutor, Sergeant Temitope Fatoba, the accused was a¬†driver inRead More

Teyana Taylor reveals what she will do if Iman Shumpert cheats on her

There have been rumours that NBA player Iman Shumpert impregnated a woman but his wife Teyana Taylor has shut down the rumours (read¬†here). The woman herself has also shut down the rumours. Teyana¬†has now¬†revealed what she would do if he cheats on her.   A fan¬†while reacting to the cheatingRead More

‘I’ve been through the storm and survived’ – Yvonne Jegede writes as she shares new photo

Nollywood actress, Yvonne Jegede who got married to fellow actor and singer,¬†Abounce Fawole in February 2017 has just shared a lovely photo with an interesting caption.   The actress who welcomed her first child in November 2018 wrote,¬†‘strong women aren‚Äôt born.¬†I forge through the challenges of life. With challenges IRead More

US embassy issues countrywide security alert on Nigeria

The US embassy has issued a security alert to its citizens residing in Nigeria. It pointed to a possible threat from ISIS West Africa (ISWA) and Boko Haram. Read the statement below. There is an increase in ISIS propaganda videos specifically directed to Nigeria and the ongoing civil unrest inRead More

Police parade teenager arrested in Anambra for stealing female pant which he planned to sell at N80,000 for ritual purposes

The Anambra State Police Command on Thursday, January 17, paraded a teenager arrested¬†for allegedly stealing a woman’s¬† underwear for ritual purposes. Spokesman for the¬† Command SP Haruna Mohammed, said in Awka that the suspect, Chinonye Okorie,19, was apprehended on January, 11, at about 6:48am by Police detectives attached to CentralRead More

Video: Officer falls from moving van and gets injured while jubilating over the reversal of Lagos police commissioner, Edgal Imohimi’s redeployment

An officer got himself injured¬†after he fell from a moving van while jubilating over the¬†reversal of Lagos police commissioner, Edgal Imohimi’s redeployment yesterday January 15th. The incident happened in the police command headquarters in Ikeja.¬† The van ran over one of his legs and he was immediately rushed to theRead More

Boko Haram attacks military base, IDP camps in Borno

A military base and some IDP camps in Rann, Borno state were on Monday January 14, attacked by Boko Haram members.¬† The sect members who came in with sophisticated weapons,¬†began the attack at about 5:20 pm. ‚ÄúThe terrorists took over a military position in Rann following heavy fighting,‚ÄĚ he saidRead More

Aare Onakakanfo, Gani Adams installs 21 chiefs across Yoruba land

Chief Gani Adams, the Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, on Saturday installed 21¬†chiefs ‚Äďin-council at an event in Lagos.   Adams said that the appointment and installation of the 21 chiefs was to assist him in his assignment as the Aare Onakakanfo adding¬†that Yorubaland was vast and that he needed toRead More

Many feared dead as tanker explodes in Cross River

There are fears that many people have lost their lives after a petroleum tanker conveying petroleum products bursts into flames at Odukpani Local Government Area of Cross River state today January 11th. Some of the residents were scooping fuel from a fallen petroleum tanker when the explosion occurred. The numberRead More

If we are not careful, fake news will start World War 3 and most probably by a Nigerian – Wole Soyinka

Professor¬†Wole Soyinka¬†says fake news has become a threat to mankind and that it may cause World War 3.   Soyinka who is a panelist at BBC News‚Äė ‚ÄėCountering Fake News‚Äô symposium said this in Abuja today¬†said, ‚ÄúI‚Äôve said this before that fake news may cause World War 3 and theRead More

Yinka Ayefele thanks Governor Ajimobi for rebuilding his music house that was demolished in August 2018

The Oyo State Government has re-built Yinka Ayefele’s Music House, Fresh FM that was partially demolished on August 19, 2018. The¬†State Government carried out the demolition claiming infringement of some building laws but after the media outcry and the condemnation from the masses, the story changed.   Months after theRead More

HIV/AIDS: Stakeholders charge Business Owners To Join Fight Against Menace – By Adenike Fagbemi

Owing up to the fact that HIV/AIDS is an unprecedented crisis that demands an exceptional response, stakeholders have charged dedicated researchers, health care professionals, clinical trial participants and members of the global community not to relent in ensuring that the spread of HIV/AIDs in Nigeria be reduced to the barestRead More

President Buhari hands over his presidential campaigns to Bola Tinubu

President Buhari has given full charge of his re-election bid to the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.  The President made this announcement when he launched the APC Presidential Campaign Council at the Abuja International Conference Center today Monday January 7th. “Even though we have only 40 days,Read More

Nigerian national arrested in India with 38 gram cocaine

A 27-year-old Nigerian national who used to supply cocaine in Gurgaon, Noida and Delhi-NCR has been arrested by the south district police. The police have seized 37.5-gram cocaine worth of Rs 20 lakh from the possession of the accused identified as Joseph Uzoma. Uzoma was staying at Hauz Rani nearRead More

‘I pray it never happens to anyone else’ – Viktoh shares new photo of his ‘swollen eye’ days after police assault

Days after he was assaulted by a police officer in Lagos, Nigerian singer has shared new photo of his swollen eye saying he prays it never happens to anyone else.   In his words, ‘you think this is a joke? I just pray it never happens to no one.¬†it‚Äôs newRead More

”Groom yourselves for leadership” – President Buhari tells Nigerian youths

President Buhari Friday in Abuja called on Nigerian youths to prepare themselves for political leadership as his generation will eventually quit the scene for the younger ones to takeover. Receiving the Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Wing led by the Acting National Leader, Kingsley Dozie Lawrence, President Buhari described Nigerian youths as veryRead More

A special visit by Ariston Thermo to Love Home Orphanage

As the Harmattan season is upon us and in the spirit of the season, there is a need for kids to be kept safe from the harsh elements of this weather. Ariston Thermo; the leading manufacturer of Domestic and industrial Water Heaters visited Love Home Orphanage at Magodo, Lagos StateRead More

President Buhari’s New Year speech shows he has conceded defeat РPDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described President Buhari‚Äôs 2019 New Year speech as ‘pathetically empty and shows that he has finally given up, following his irredeemable rejection by Nigerians’.   The statement signed by Kola Ologbodiyan the National Publicity Secretary says, ‘President Buhari could not articulate any concrete commitmentRead More

Tennis legends, Roger Federer and Serena Williams to face each other in a historic Hopman Cup showdown!

Roger Federer¬†and¬†Serena Williams, arguably two of tennis’ biggest names are set to play each other for the first time in their careers.   They will play a mixed doubles match in the Hopman Cup competition in Perth today. Federer and Williams have won a combined total of 43 Grands SlamRead More

Unknown gunmen kill four, injure three in fresh Kaduna attack on New Year’s eve

The Kaduna State Police Command on Monday confirmed gunmen attack on Katura village in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state where four persons were killed.   The Command‚Äôs spokesman, DSP Yakubu Sabo said they received a distress call at about 02:45am and immediately mobilised to the affected community asRead More