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Shake-Up in Nigeria Army

The Nigerian Army has announced changes in some of its divisions, formations and training schools. Part of the shakeup includes the redeployment of Maj Gen Leo Irabor, the Theatre Commander of the Operation Lafiya Dole, the military operation to flush out Boko Haram insurgents in Maiduguri, Borno State. Irabor will move to head the Multinational Joint Task Force while, Maj ... Read More »

LG Polls: Tinubu, Ambode urge APC Leaders to ensure total victory

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday charged members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the State to work round the clock to ensure that the party wins all available elective positions in the forthcoming July 22 Local Government elections. Governor Ambode, who addressed members of the party at a stakeholders meeting held at the APC Secretariat on ... Read More »

Ifeanyi Ubah sues DSS over detention

The Managing Director of Capital Oil and Gas Limited, Ifeanyi Ubah, has sued the Department of State Services before the Federal High Court in Lagos over what he termed unlawful detention by the security agency. Ubah’s lawyer, Mrs. Ifeoma Esom, who appeared before Justice Mohammed Idris on Tuesday with an ex parte application, claimed that her client had been in ... Read More »

Davido names Child No.2 Hailey (See Pix)

Nigerian artiste, Davido, has just welcomed his second child out of wedlock. The child which is the result of his relationship with American girlfriend, Amanda was born in the United States. The 24-year-old singer broke the news on SnapChat on Tuesday evening and also disclosed that their new daughter had been named Hailey. He also put up a video of ... Read More »

Prophet Cladio Reveals”New Party will take over from APC in 2019

The Pastor of Royal Church of the Wise Assembly, Apostle Francis Olumide Cladio, has predicted that a party in the making will take power from the ruling APC government in 2019 Let us now talk about some of your prophecies that have come to pass? The one you prophesied last December how many have come to pass? There is nothing ... Read More »

Ikoyigate:EFCC,NSA, CBN, NIA shun Reps probe

The move by the House of Representatives to investigate the recovery of $43.4 million, £27,800 and N23.2 million at Ikoyi, Lagos by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has suffered a set back.  This followed the refusal of the suspended Director- General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ayo Oke, the National Security Adviser (NSA), Babagana Monguno, the Governor ... Read More »

Osinbajo Confirms “Power was handed to me”

In the midst of the controversy surrounding  the letter President Muhammadu Buhari sent to the National Assembly, where he said Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will “coordinate” government activities, the Vice President has declared that the President actually handed over power to him. In his response to a question on Twitter, Osinbajo said power was transferred to him. One Bernard Amaiguo,  ... Read More »

Oba of Benin urges Britain to return seized Artifacts

OBA Ewuare II, the Oba of Benin, has appealed to the British Government to return the artifacts carted away from the kingdom by the British during the Benin invasion of 1897, saying that the artifacts belong to the Benin Museum. He also expressed his readiness to partner the British Embassy to fight human trafficking in Edo State and Nigeria as ... Read More »

Wife to court:My husband beats me, demands excessive sex

A woman, Foluke Ojo, has approached a magistrates’ court sitting in Akure, the Ondo State capital, seeking the dissolution of her marriage with her husband, Busuyi Ojo. Foluke told the court that she was tired of the union due to her husband’s excessive demand for sex and his penchant for beating her The couple, who have been married for 14 ... Read More »

Man Stabs Post-Graduate Student Lover to death

The Federal University of Technology Minna, Niger State, has been thrown into mourning following the killing of a female postgraduate student in the school, Bolatito Ajuola, by a man suspected to be her fiancée It was learnt that Ajuola, a student of Science Education, was allegedly stabbed to death at about 11pm on Monday at her off-campus residence. Eyewitnesses said ... Read More »