Boko Haram Beheads 4 IDPs in Borno

A search team found the four beheaded bodies some few kilometres from the Dalori camp along the Maiduguri-Bama road, although two other IDPs who were among a 12-man hunting troop were yet to be accounted for.

Respite? Federal Government to Spend N100 billion for Re-construction of Apapa Road – Fashola

He said two companies are already set to head to site for the construction of the road.

Akwa Ibom Takes the Biggest Chunk as FG Shares N1.4 trillion in First Quarter

FG ensured that state liabilities, which included external debt of N8.73 billion, contractual obligations of N30.15 billion and other deductions amounting to N50.23 billion, were deducted before funds were distributed.

Troops Kill 13 Boko Haram Fighters in Lake Chad Region, Capture 10 ‘Logistics Officials’

10 Boko Haram logistics personnel were rounded up in a separate encounter.

Political Thugs Attack 2 Youth Corpers, Disrupt Katsina By-Election

Dutsi/Mashi Federal Constituency by-election in Katsina state suuspended following attack on youth corpers, voters and other election officials

Verification Exercise Uncovers 150 Ghost Workers at National Assembly

100 of the ghost workers were found in the House of representatives

Army Begins Internal Search for Suspected Coup Plotters

Some arrests may have been made a top military source said.

PIB to Limit Number of Foreign Workers in Nigeria’s Oil and Gas Sector

Petroleum Industry Bill once passed into law will limit number of expatriates in Nigeria's oil and gas sector and promote local content

Words of Wisdom? Buhari’s Problem is Spiritual, not medical – Cleric

According to prophet Ezeigwe, aka “Ojenanmuo”, it’s more prayers, and not medical help, that the septuagenarian president needs.

Photos: At last, 82 Released Chibok Girls Reunite with their Parents

President Muhammadu Buhari had described the release of the girls as a second anniversary gift to Nigerians, and it’s one that will be all the more appreciated by both parents and girls who are seeing each other for the first time since their abduction in 2014.

EFCC Secures Forfeiture of N499 Million Abandoned in Lagos Shop

Nobody came forward to claim ownership of the money

Nigerian Army Establishes Military Base in President Buhari’s Hometown in Daura

Buaratai said the based, named after the President, will enhance security in the area.

Lagos to Prosecute Developers of Collapsed Building for Unsealing ‘Stop Work’ Order

The government said the developers were using substandard materials on the building.

IPOB Women go Topless to Protest Military Harassment in Abia State

In a Facebook live stream allegedly recorded at the venue of the IPOB Women’s Conference in Abiriba, Abia State, a good number of women can be seen walking topless and sobbing loudly as they were torn apart from the meeting.

Nigerian Man, 47, Nabbed With $1.4m Cocaine in India

cocaine is a costly, higher class party drug due to its use for enhancing sexual performance, and is mainly peddled by foreigners, majority of whom are Nigerians.

Adeleke Overdose: Nurse Gives Account of all that went down

He also denied administering all the empty ampules of injections found in the late politician’s room, stating that while he did not know any of the deceased’s doctors, he only administered drugs whenever he (Adeleke) invited him to do so.

Bus Driver Chained to Police Van Recounts Ordeal as Edo Govt Orders Probe

Bus driver handcuffed to police patrol van in Edo state recounts ordeal as Governor Godwin Obaseki orders investigation and prosecution of all officers involved

Tragic! Fire Kills Family of Five In Lagos

Resident said they heard an explosion from the shop after power was restored around 2 am on Thursday

Emefiele, Magu, in Reps Hot Water over Virtual Currency Scheme

This follows a petition instituted by Philemon Gora, promoter of the virtual currency scheme, alleging that Diamond Bank unlawfully closed the scheme’s account and withheld fund deposited in the account worth N12 billion.

How to Criticise Contemporary Nigerian Music

I don’t think Nigerian music is its best place. I do think there is room for improvement. But I also think these musicians deserve our respect, appreciation tweets and goodwill messages.


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