The Catholic bishop of Sokoto, Matthew Kukah, has warned against blanket demonisation of herdsmen, especially of the Fulani stock, warning that such actions could be preamble to a breakout of violent confrontation against the Fulani. The bishop said hate speech often precede any genocide experienced in history. Mr Kukah spoke […]

Operatives of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) have arrested a 41-year-old engineer, Festus Femi, for allegedly raping three pupils of the same secondary school. . The first victim, a 13 year old Junior Secondary 2 pupil, stated that she met Festus through her classmate, […]

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has secured the conviction and sentencing of seven internet fraudsters, Wusu Damilare, Salako Oluwasegun Daniel, Odunola Jason, Brian Emeka Ebong, Arinze Princewill, Babajide Mudashiru and Adeshina Afeez Kolawole to one year imprisonment each before Justice Mojisola Dada of the Special Offences Court sitting […]

Many people are feared dead after a three-storey building collapsed along Seriki road in Jos, the Plateau state capital today Monday July 15th. An eye witness said the building which is owned by a well-known supplier of Herbal medicine in Jos called Allah Nalele, collapsed this evening  at about 4.30pm without any […]

The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria has commenced investigation into rape allegations against COZA pastor, Biodun Fatoyinbo. In a letter sent to singer Timi Dakolo last week, the Christian umbrella body said it has constituted a committee to look into circumstances surrounding the allegations levelled against Fatoyinbo by his wife, Busola Dakolo. According […]

Ex-BBNaija housemate, Asogwa Alexandra Amuche Sandra known as Alex Unusual got robbed yesterday with her friend as valuables were taken. Alex car side mirror was destroyed which the robbers used to pave away into the car. She wrote: “Was robbed yesterday alongside @princessdaprada �, a lot lost but more to […]

Passengers at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, have expressed disappointment in Dana airline meant to fly them from Abuja to Port-Harcourt. A cross section of the passengers who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday at the airport described their experience as unfortunate. One of the […]