DSS arrests 2 suspected IS commanders in Abuja

The Department of State Services (DSS) said it had arrested two Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA) commanders in Kukuntu village, Gwgwalada, Abuja. The suspects are: Bashiru Adams and Rufai

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SERAP slams NASS members for cutting critical projects 

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has accused the leadership and members of the National Assembly of “apparently engaging in crimes against humanity against millions of Nigerians by unilaterally cutting

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Super Eagles land in Volgograd, set to battle Iceland

RUSSIA – Nigeria’s Super Eagles have arrived in the southern Russia town of Volgograd ahead of Friday’s win-or-bust FIFA World Cup Group D encounter against Icleand. The Brazil 2014 Round

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NCH Set to Approve National Strategic Health Development Plan II

KANO – The 61st National Council on Health (NCH) meeting taking place in kano is set to approve a five year second National Strategic Health Development Plan (NSHDP II) 2018-2022.

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Viral Video: Police Debunk Allegation of Opulence Against Inspector

The Lagos State Police Command on Thursday debunked allegation raised by a masked lady in a video on the social media accusing a police inspector, Marcel Nnabugwu of living in

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Woman, 30, appears in court for biting neighbour’s eye

A 30-year-old woman, Ebere Okechukwu, on Thursday, appeared before an Ikorodu Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, for allegedly biting her neighbour’s eye. Okechukwu, a resident of No 3, Alhaji Taliatu Lawal Gbasemo

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Civil servant remanded for allegedly defiling girl, 13

LAGOS – An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court on Thursday remanded a 38-year-old civil servant, Sheriff Lawal, at Kirikiri Prisons for allegedly defiling a 13-year-old girl. Magistrate B.O. Osunsanmi, who refused to

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6,800 delegates to vote at APC Convention

No fewer than 6,800 delegates are expected to vote for aspirants contesting for positions in the National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at its National Convention on

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FIFA condemns allegation by Moroccan on referee Geiger

FIFA says it unequivocally condemns the allegation made by a member of the Moroccan team concerning referee Mark Geiger. Geiger, who officiated the team’s second group B game against Portugal,

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Sex-for-marks: OAU sacks Prof. Akindele

The Governing Council of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife,  has dismissed Prof. Richard Akindele  who was allegedly  involved in a sex-for-marks  scandal. Prof. Eyitope Ogunbodede, the Vice Chancellor of OAU,

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