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PDP crisis deepens as Obanikoro shuns peace meeting

A meeting convened by the leader of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Olabode George, on Wednesday, to address the internal crisis of the party could not achieve its intended aim as a former Minister of State More »

Katsina Governor, Shema, caught on video urging supporters to “crush”, “kill” political opponents

A video depicting the Katsina Governor, Ibrahim Shema, prodding his party members to physically assault and possibly “kill” opposition politicians in the state, has gone viral on the internet. More »

Tukur in court, seeks order to preside over PDP convention

THE suit seeking to sack the national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Adamu Mu’azu, assumed a new dimension on Wednesday, as the immediate past chairman of the party More »

Ghana 3-1 Togo: Black Stars qualify for Afcon 2015

Avram Grant’s men will be at next year’s Africa Cup of Nations after beating eastern neighbours Togo in Tamale on Wednesday.Ghana have qualified for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations after beating Togo 3-1 in qualifying on Wednesday. More »

3 Female Police Officers Beaten, Stripped Naked In Edo

Three female police officers attached to Oregbeni police division in Benin, Edo state were Tuesday beaten black and blue, before being stripped naked. More »


Why I won’t remarry — Bianca Ojukwu


Bianca Ojukwu, is the widow of the late former Biafran leader, Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, and Nigeria Ambassador to Spain. In this interview, she reveals why she would not remarry.

A time for real


Nigerian politics in the very recent period has punctuated the hearts of genuine men to participate. But as a onetime American President once said, don’t ask what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country, few Nigerians of impeccable characters cannot run off the course of change.

Brother of ex NSE boss charged for allegedly raping UNILAG student

November 6, 2014 was like every other day for 300 level student of Computer Science (names withheld) at the University of Lagos, Akoka Yaba. As the ailing student who managed to attend lectures stepped into her apartment located at Moremi hall, never in her wildest imagination did she envisage she would end up being a victim of rape.

Pastor orders women to strip and kisses their butts to attract marriage

 For the past few days, a picture has been circulating on social media depicting several naked women bending on a beach while a “pastor” kisses their behinds to apparently ensure they get the right marriage partners

Supreme Court sacks Taraba Acting Governor


The Supreme Court has sacked Taraba State’s acting governor, Garba Umar, and ordered the reinstatement of Abubakar Danladi, a former deputy governor who was impeached before Mr. Umar took over.

Cultists gun down tailor on Lagos street

A 35-year-old man, Lukman Sotomiwa, has been killed by suspected cult members in the Surulere area of Lagos State.Information gathered that the Abeokuta, Ogun State indigene was tricked out with a telephone call around 10pm on Tuesday.

Hoodlums kill four while chasing policemen

Four persons were shot dead on Wednesday when some hoodlums went on rampage and shot indiscriminately along the Railway Line in Oyingbo, Lagos.Information learnt that the hoodlums, who were said to be no fewer than 15, came into the area at about 9.30pm, shooting to scare away shop owners and pedestrians.

First Lady shuns Governor Dickson at President Jonathan’s birthday

The cold ward between First Lady, Patience Jonathan and the Governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson is yet to end as the former outrightly shunned a meeting between her husband and the elders from Bayelsa led by Dickson.

City ace Yaya Toure refuses to rule out PSG move

The Ivory Coast international says he would “never close the door to a big club”, while he believes his current club’s poor form can be put down to post-World Cup fatigue.Yaya Toure has refused to rule out a move to Paris Saint-Germain amid speculation of interest from the Ligue 1 champions.

I want to live for another 10 years – Obasanjo

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has prayed God to allow him live for another ten years.The Ota farmer stated this after receiving his Permanent Voters’ Card (PVC), which was given to him by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday.

Adebayor accuses mother of juju, ejects her from his house

Emmanuel Adebayor has claimed that his mother and relatives, are using ‘juju’ (witchcraft) to end his football career prematurely.The Togo and Tottenham Hotspurs striker, has stayed away from his family including his mother, who he went with to receive the Africa Footballer of the Year award in Lagos, Nigeria.

Bloodbath Averted, JTF Intercepts 2 Car Loads Of Explosives, 6 Girls Arrested

Information reaching from primary sources stationed in Maiduguri indicate that the Joint Task Force [JTF] have averting a major bloodbath. According to the information, the JTF comprising both civilian and military personnel intercepted two vehicles [Gulf 3 model] loaded with Improvised Explosive Device [IED] along Kano road in Maiduguri,

Council Officials, Thugs Attack Ekweremadu’s Medical Mission in Enugu

Political hoodlums led by two Development Area Administrators on Wednesday attacked the Senator Ike Ekweremadu’s Ikeoha Foundation Free Eye Treatment Project team at Oghe in Ezeagu Local Government Area of Enugu State

Boko Haram started with bombing of Dele Giwa — Prof Odinkalu…A MUST READ

The Chairman, National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, Professor Anselem Odinkalu, said yesterday that the violence that led to the current insurgent activities of Boko Haram Islamic sect in the country actually started in 1986 with killing of the renowned journalist, Mr Dele Giwa

Defeat Boko Haram, Make Us Proud, U.S Tells Nigeria

The United States Government would like to see Nigeria defeat Boko Haram but military power alone will not be enough to win the bigger war on terrorism, an official said on Thursday.