NDLEA destroys 6.21 tonnes of drugs in Jigawa

The Jigawa Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said it had destroyed 6.21 tonnes of assorted drugs in the state. Joshephine Obi,...

Gunmen Release Kidnapped Kaduna Lecturers

The three kidnapped lecturers of Shehu Idris College of Health Technology in Makarfi Local Government area of Kaduna state have been released, the State...

Cultists Kill 10 Students At AAU Graduation Party

What should have been a peaceful graduation party of the students of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, turned bloody, last night, as about...

Nigeria needs N959 billion to eradicate open defecation by 2028 – UNICEF

Nigeria needs to invest about N959 billion to eradicate open defecation, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has said. The figure is said to include...

Man jailed 17 years for kidnapping journalist

A Delta State High Court sitting in Asaba, the state capital, has sentenced the abductor of a Warri-based journalist, Chief Monday Whiskey, to 17...

Toddler killed after getting hit by Ice Cream Truck

A 2-year-old Missouri girl died Sunday afternoon after she was struck by an ice cream truck during a family outing, reports said. Felicity Karam was...

NEMA declares national disaster in Kogi, Anambra, Delta, Niger

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has declared a ‘national disaster’ in Kogi, Anambra, Delta and Niger, following high levels of flooding in the...

”I Joined Cult To Secure Employment On Graduation” – Suspect

The Abia state police command has paraded a suspected cult member, Chinedua Emenike, who says he joined a secret cult because he was guaranteed...

Two Suspected Cultists Nabbed over Two-Year-Old murder

Two years after the act, two self-confessed members of a notorious cult group, Olakunle Ogunyemi, popularly known as Pedro, and Anthony Bello, popularly called...

MTN should be probed for fraud, tax evasion – NLC

The Nigeria Labour Congress has asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to probe the operations of MTN Nigeria following allegations of illicit financial...