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Rerun election: Victory party gone bad as Imo senatorial candidate mistakenly shot dead by aide

  The senatorial candidate of the Action Alliance (AA), for Imo North Senatorial District in the 2019 general election, Chief Ndubuisi Emenike, was mistakenly shot dead on Sunday evening by his personal security aide, an operative of Nigeria Security and...

Buhari’s administration making positive change in Niger Delta- Presidency

Says progress in 21 Ogoni Clean-up sites, drawing international commendation   The Presidency on Sunday stated that the federal government’s new vision for the Niger Delta is making positive progress. The presidency further stated that the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration...

Popular NBA star Bryant dies in helicopter crash

Popular NBA star, Kobe Bryant, has been killed in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California, on Sunday morning. According to TMZ report, the 41-year-old former Los Angeles Lakers basketball star, was traveling with four other people in his private helicopter...

Invest more in issues relating to malnutrition, NEC urges state, local governments

  The National Economic Council (NEC), has appealed to States and Local Governments to invest more in issues relating to malnutrition, adding that they should key into the World Bank sponsored programme on nutrition. The Council further welcomed an urgent call...

Man, 37, faces trial in court for noise-making at police station

A 37-year-old businessman, Lawrence Atikekeresola, got more than what he bargained for allegedly making a noise at a police station in Lagos. He is facing a three-count charge bordering on breach of peace and misdemeanor at an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’...

Corruption: Transparency International ranks Nigeria 146 out of 180

No Evidence to Back up claim, FG Reacts   Nigeria has been ranked the 146th most corrupt country out of 180 countries on the 2019 corruption perception index, published by transparency international. According to the report released on Thursday, Nigeria dropped two...

Boko Haram kills Abducted CAN Chairman

  The chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Michika local government area of Adamawa State, Rev Lawan Andimi, has been killed by Boko haram. Andimi of the Evangelical Church of Yahweh, was abducted by the insurgents two weeks ago...

Breaking: Supreme Court Declares Hope Uzodinma Imo Governor, sacks Ihedioha

    The Supreme Court, on Tuesday, declared Senator Hope Uzodinma winner of the Mar 19, 2019, Governorship election in Imo State, as it nullified the election of Emeka Ihedioha. In a unanimous judgement by a seven-man panel of justices, led by...

FG to Bishop Kukah: Don’t divide Nigeria along religious lines

Incensed by Bishop Matthew Kukah's comment comparing  the Federal Government with Boko Haram,  the Government has urged him not to indulge in actions that are capable of dividing the country along religious lines. Rather he should use his high ecclesiastical office to work for...

BREAKING: Money ritual: Self-styled Osun prophet, other killers of LASU student, Favour, remanded in prison

  A self-styled prophet, Segun Philip, who dismembered the body of Favour Daley-Oladele, a final year student of Lagos State University, and took out the organs for money-making rituals, and the dare-devil lover boy, Owolabi Adeeko and his mother, Bola...

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