Gunmen kill four police officers in Yobe, police say
The Yobe State Police Command confirmed the killing.
Police parades 60-year old man who allegedly raped 12-year old girl
A 60-year old man, Mukadam Azeez, has been arrested in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital for defiling a 12-year old girl. According to the state’s police spokesperson, Olabisi Clet-Ilobanafor, a deputy superintendent of police, one Esther Olalekan of Agbongbon area of the city reported that her daughter, (name withheld) was defiled by the accused person. […]
APGA crisis: I am still in-charge in Anambra, says Kwentoh
APGA is split into different factions at various levels of the party. Mike Kwentoh, the purportedly sacked Chairman of APGA in Anambra, said on Wednesday that he remained the chairman of the party in the state. Mr. Kwentoh said in Awka that the re-affirmation of Victor Umeh as the National Chairman of the party by […]
Six die, 22 injured in Gombe auto crash, says FRSC
The accident occurred in Gombe, North East Nigeria. Six persons died on the spot while 22 others sustained injuries, following an auto crash on Dukku Road in Gombe township. Kuteb Galadima, the Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) in Gombe State, made the disclosure while speaking with newsmen in Gombe on Wednesday. […]
Amosun signs MOU with Chinese company on Ogun rail project
The governor says the rail project will boost the economy of the state.
Anglican cleric condemns proposed amnesty for Boko Haram
The cleric also bemoaned government’s helplessness as vices take over polity.
Kwara Governor commends FG on amnesty plan for Boko Haram
The presidency recently set up a committee to look into the possibility of granting amnesty to Boko Haram.
Lagos pensioners issue May 10 ultimatum to state government
The pensioners say Lagos State owes them up to ten years pension arrears.
No going back on Okada ban, Niger Governor, Aliyu, says
Commercial motorcycle operations in Niger State have been banned.
Ogun Labour Party asks intending PDP cross-carpets to keep off
Labour Party declared that it is obviously the next choice for Ogun State come 2015.
Tai Solarin College of Education expels 26 alleged cultists
The alleged cultists disrupted examinations at the school on Monday.
APGA crisis spills to Plateau, as two chairmen emerge
There is also a tussle for the National Chairmanship of the party.
Police clamp down on cars with tinted glasses in Jos
The Police Spokesperson in Jos said clamping down on the vehicles is in line with the order of the Inspector General of Police.
JTF confirms death of officer in Yobe clash with Boko Haram
Two other officers were injured in the clash.