Christmas: Police placed on red alert to avoid violence in Jos
Plateau State police said it will ensure a violence free Christmas.
Police ban sale, use of bangers during festivities in Plateau
Plateau State police says banger is out of this Christmas celebration.
Badagry Slave Port hosts several tourists for Yuletide
Business booms at the Slave Port tourist site in Badagry.
Passengers groan over hike in transport fares in Lokoja
The operators say the hike in transport fare is caused by the fuel scarcity and a hike in the fuel products
Watch out for bombs in Christmas packages, police warn Gombe residents
Police warn Gombe residents to be careful of bombs that might come in Christmas packages.
Niger Governor, Aliyu, berates Nigerians who celebrated Yakowa, Azazi’s death
The Niger State Governor said
Ogun virginity test Principal may undergo psychiatric evaluation
Officials of the Ogun State Health Ministry doubt the mental well-being of the principal.
Breaking News: Workers suspend seven-month strike in Plateau
The Plateau workers suspended the strike on Thursday.
I lost depositors N360,000, now they are after me, man tells court
The man lost the money contributed by his Kaduna customers.
Anambra threatens to revoke 500 residential plots in Awka
Anambra government has asked the plot owners to develop their lands or risk revocation.
Ajimobi’s aides assault protesting ex-political office holders
The former public officials said Mr. Ajimobi’s aides harassed them.
CPC urges Jonathan to stop comments on Ondo guber poll
The CPC said Mr. Jonathan should halt his comments on a matter before the court.
Ogun suspends principal for allegedly conducting virginity test on female students
The principal allegedly made some female students in the school go through a virginity test
Police officers besiege Lagos Labour House over okada protest
The Lagos police don’t want the okada riders to protest.
Ohakim blames Governor Okorocha for kidnappings in Imo
A former governor of Imo, Ikedi Ohakim, on Tuesday, blamed the recent kidnappings in the state on unemployment. Mr. Ohakim said this at the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) rally at Isiala, Mbano Local Government Area of the state. He explained that insecurity in the state was as a result of the sack of 10,000 youths employed into the […]
Suffering Abia pensioners hand “deaf” Governor Orji to God
Abia pensioners said they have resorted to prayers for God to touch the heart of Governor Theodore Orji to pay the arrears of their harmonised pensions and gratuity. The Chairman of the union, Chiadikaobi Abarikwu, said this during the 2012 Pensioners’ Day Celebration on Tuesday in Umuahia. Abarikwu said that the non-payment of the arrears […]
Man, 43, in court for performing sexual act on minor
A 43-year-old man, Ogundele Adeyemi, on Tuesday appeared before an Osogbo Senior Magistrates’ Court on a one-count charge of performing a sexual act on a six year old girl. The police prosecutor, Inspector Wilson Mireti, told the court that the accused committed the offence on Dec. 10 at about 4pm at Otan Ile in Obokun […]
Plateau workers restrict demonstrations to NLC secretariat
The Plateau workers were chased with tear gas from the government secretariat.
Yakowa’s wife, others in contention for Kaduna deputy governor’s seat
Mrs. Yakowa contends with three others for the post of deputy governor in Kaduna State.
Salesman stabs colleague to death over N500 gift in Ondo
The Ondo salesman wanted a larger share of the N500 gift.
We have not withdrawn petition from election tribunal-Ondo PDP
Ondo state chapter of the PDP says it will follow through with the petitions it filed against Governor Olusegun Mimiko.