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Osinbajo gets new title as Jagaban of Adamawa

The Lamido Adamawa, Muhammadu Barkindo Aliyu Musdafa, on Thursday conferred Vice President Yemi Osinbajo with an honorary title, Jagaban Adamawa. Osinbajo, who was in Yola to commission some of the state government’s project, accepted the title with greetings from President Buhari, “in-laws” to Adamawa people Jagaban Adamawa means front-runner of Adamawa. Read More »

Iyanya spreads joy, pops up to surprise Newly-Weds at Ikoyi Registry

Newlyweds who got married at Ikoyi Registry, Lagos on Thursday morning (Apr 13) were given an unexpected early-morning treat: R & B sensation, Iyanya, singing and performing his newest hits, serenaded the couples as their friends and families looked on with awe. Iyanya was there to promote his new EP, Signature, as well as his upcoming videos. The Mavin Records ... Read More »

Tompolo’s 46th birthday ends in violent clash

The 46th birthday lecture of fugitive ex-militant leader, Chief Government Ekpemupolo, popularly known as Tompolo, ended on a violent note on Wednesday when factional groups of the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC), engaged each other a gun fight. Various Ijaw interest groups and some of Tompolo’s associates had put the lecture together to celebrate the life of the former militant leader ... Read More »

Two fighting: Three Policemen, one solder killed in bloody battle for supremacy

At least, three anti-riot policemen and one soldier were killed and many others wounded on both sides when members of the two security forces engaged in a shootout in Damaturu, the Yobe State capital, yesterday. Four policemen are battling for life at the General Sani Abacha Hospital in Damaturu while those injured were receiving treatment at the hospital. The corpses ... Read More »

“We have not sacked Amapakabo-Enugu Govt

The Enugu State Government has debunked reports in the media suggesting that Rangers International FC coach, Mr. Imama Amapakabo, has been sacked. Imama Amapakabo The Commissioner for Youths and Sports in the state, Mr. Charles Ndukwe, made this known to journalists at the end of the State Executive Council meeting held at Government House, Enugu on Wednesday. He stated that ... Read More »

DSS foils plot to attack US, UK Embassies

The Department of State Services (DSS) has foiled a plot by Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)-linked Boko Haram elements to attack the United States embassy, the United Kingdom High Commission, as well as other western interests in Abuja. It will be recalled that a car-bomb attack on the United Nations Building in Abuja on August 26, 2011, had ... Read More »

No regrets for having different Baba Mamas-Davido

The Omo Baba Olowo crooner (OBO), David Adeleke a.k.a Davido has opened up on his many babies from different women. The popular Nigerian musician in an interview with Guardian Life Magazine condemned those attacking him for having multiple babies from different women without marrying any of them. Stating that he has no regrets According to Davido, babies are ‘blessings’. He ... Read More »

Court dismisses suit to jail Ambode

A Lagos State High Court sitting in Igbosere, on Wednesday, dismissed an application by displaced residents of Lagos waterfront settlements seeking committal to prison of the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, the Commissioner of Police in Lagos, Mr. Fatai Owoseni, for alleged contempt. The presiding judge, Justice Adeniyi Onigbanjo, held that by virtue of Section 308 of the 1999 ... Read More »

Revealed: Adamu Muazu owns house where EFCC found $43.4m, N23.2m & £27,800

The owner of the residential building at Osborne Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos, where $43.4m, N23.2m, £27,800 was discovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday has been revealed. The owner is none other than Ahmadu Adamu Mu’azu, a former National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). A source close to the EFCC told SaharaReporters that the building ... Read More »