A 19-year-old, Lilian Benedict, has died after being delivered of a set of triplets in Yola South council of Adamawa State. Mrs Josephine Geoffrey, Assistant Director, Nursing Services, Yola Specialist Hospital told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday that the teenager died on Sunday.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says it is working with the Federal Bureau of Investigation to trace those allegedly defrauded by Ramoni Igbalode aka Ray Hushpuppi, The PUNCH reports. The EFCC said in a statement by its Spokesman, Dele Oyewale, that Hushpuppi, who is
A series of explosions was heard in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Saturday, just hours before the opening of polls in presidential and parliamentary elections. Multiple blasts were heard at about 6:00 am (0500 GMT), locals told AFP. There was no immediate indication
President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Katsina to participate in the presidential and National Assembly elections The presidential aircraft landed at the Umaru Yardua Airport by 3.35pm. The president accompanied by his wife, Aisha Buhari was received by Katsina State governor, Aminu Masari with some top
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party may face life in prison following his recent comment advising the Nigerian army to disobey President Muhammadu Buhari. This revelation is contained in a opinion article written by Bunmi Awoyemi, Ph.D. Awoyemi argued that Atiku’s advice to
Musa Imoran, a suspected member of an armed robbery gang, behind series of attacks in Ajegunle and environs, has been arrested. Imoran and his gang had allegedly gone out on a robbing spree on February 19, snatching phones and bags along Agugu street, Ajegunle, when
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has said the conclusion of declaration of the 2019 Presidential Election results would not take longer than the 2015 elections in spite of the sheer number of presidential candidates, size of the result sheets and increased voter population. This
ADE releases her Debut single titled “MIGHTY GOD”, recorded and produced in Baltimore, Maryland USA. She is part of a Gospel music group called “THE X-CHANGE” and shares a vision with this group to bring a new sound to our generation that will liberate and
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On Tuesday, the All Progressives Congress (APC) flagged off its campaigns in Lagos. According to The Guardian, all was well until about 1.30pm when Governor Akinwunmi Ambode was delivering his speech. The paper reports that suspected rival groups of National Union of Road Transport Workers
Lagos State PRO, Dolapo Badmus, has said anyone caught stealing pants, henceforth, might not be charged for stealing but attempted murder. She said this in a post on Instagram while raising eyebrow on the recent increase in stealing of underpants.
The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Mr Adams Oshiomhole, on Friday said former President Olusegun Obasanjo would not escape prosecution if President Muhammadu Buhari decides to probe the power sector. The former governor of Edo State spoke in Jos during the opening of
A top commander of the Boko Haram insurgents, Umar Abdulmalik, who was arrested by operatives of the Inspector General of Police Special Intelligence Response Team, IRT, in Lagos State, has revealed how he joined the Islamic sect. Abdulmalik was arrested for carrying out several bombings,
The Zamfara State Governor, Abdulaziz Yari, yesterday said that he is ready to sacrifice his position for a state of emergency to be imposed on his state. The governor was reacting to the worsening insecurity situation in the state. Speaking to State House Correspondents after
Nigeria’s electoral body, Independent National Electoral Commission, Friday has reacted to the controversial appointment of Amina Zakari as head of its collation centre for the 2019 presidential election. “The committee is primarily in charge of welfare. She was also very involved in negotiating with the
The siege on the residence of the senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye, by the police, has entered its eight day. PREMIUM TIMES had earlier reported how the police laid siege to the senator’s Abuja residence last week Friday, ending a turbulent year