Category: Shocking

  • Bandits confirm kidnap of 156 Niger pupils, demand N110m

    Bandits who kidnapped pupils of the Salihu Tanko Islamiyya School in Tegina town in the Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State have contact with the management of the institution..The bandits contacted the school headmaster, Alhaji Abubakar Alhassan, around 4pm on Monday, asking him to pay N110m as a ransom for the release of his […]

  • Killing Fields: Ebonyi Herdsmen Killings Rise To 52, Niger Bandits Kill 16

    The pan-northern socio-political organisation, Arewa Consultative Forum, on Monday said South-East leaders had left their responsibilities for a separatist group, the Indigenous People of Biafra. The ACF National Publicity Secretary, Mr Emmanuel Yawe, stated this in an interview with The PUNCH, as the number of those who died during herdsmen attack on three Ebonyi communities […]

  • Repentant Boko Haram terrorists to enjoy foreign education – Senate Bill

    According to Punch Nigeria, the bill was sponsored by Senator Gaidam, and it is titled ‘Establishment of the National Agency for the Education, Rehabilitation, De-radicalisation and Integration of Repentant Insurgents in Nigeria and for Other Connected Purposes.’ If the bill scales through, the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) and the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) […]

  • BREAKING: Health Ministry Confirms First Case Of Coronavirus In Nigeria

    The Federal Ministry of Health has confirmed the first case of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Nigeria. The health minister, Dr Osagie Ehanire, confirmed the case in a statement issued in the early hours of Friday, February 28, 2020. According to the statement, the case involves an Italian citizen who works in Nigeria and returned […]

  • BREAKING: Oluwo of Iwoland, Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi suspended for six months

    Osun State Council of Traditional Rulers has suspended the Oluwo of Iwoland, Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi, for six months. Oba Akanbi was found guilty of assault by the committee set up by the council of Obas following his encounter with another Oba within Iwoland A committee headed by Orangun of Ila, Oba Wahab Adedotun, was also constituted […]

  • “Trouble In Nigeria: Fulani Group Claims Ownership Of Land From Sokoto To The Atlantic”.

    “A little known Fulani group that calls itself the Fulani Nationality Movement, (Funam) may have stoked ethnic nationalism in Nigeria with its claims of Fulani ownership of the country and its giving notice of planned conquest of the entire territory. FUNAM, which made a similar provocative statement in 2018, following the Benue massacre by herdsmen, […]

  • Imo: Supreme Court can’t reverse my victory, Uzodinma boasts after meeting Buhari

    Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State has expressed assurance that the Supreme Court would not reverse its judgement that sacked his predecessor, Emeka Ihedioha, and declared him the winner of the March 19, 2019 governorship election. The apex court had, on January 14, removed Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party on the ground that he […]

  • Miyeti Allah Claims Being Responsible for Plateau Killings.

    The Killings In Plateau – Statement By The Fulani Nationality Movement, (Funam) – We Remain Solid And Unshaken By The Wind Our attention has been drawn to the series of campaigns being waged against the FULANI NATIONALITY following the killings in PLATEAU where some civilians who have been tormenting the FULANI nation were justifiable hacked […]

  • Nigerians join Abaribe to call for Buhari’s resignation, #BuhariOut and #BuhariResign Trends

    Following the explosive senate floor speech in which the senator from Abia state, Enyinnaya Abaribe openly called for the resignation of the government of Muhammadu Buhari and the counter reaction from the presidency, Nigerians have weighed in. Nigeria’s twitter space is currently filled with trends supporting Senator Abaribe and joining the calls for president Buhari’s […]

  • NDLEA arrests policeman for supplying drugs to Boko-Haram in Borno

    The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, in Yobe, said it had arrested a policeman and a drug trafficker, names withheld, for allegedly conniving and supplying 59kg of prohibited Tramadol tablets to Boko Haram insurgents in Gwoza, Borno.Reuben Apeh, the NDLEA state Commander, while addressing newsmen in Damaturu, said that the suspects were arrested on […]

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