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Evans, Kidnap Kingpin drags Police to Court

Suspected kidnap kingpin , Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike a.k.a. Evans, on Wednesday, filed a fundamental rights enforcement action before the Lagos Federal High Court in Lagos, urging the court to order the police to charge him to court or release him immediately. Joined as respondents in the said suit marked FHC/L/CS/1012/2017 are the Nigeria Police Force, Commissioner of Police, Lagos State and ... Read More »

Armed Security Men storm Ex VP, Sambo’s Kaduna home

Heavily armed security operatives from various arms of the security services led by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission on Wednesday stormed the Kaduna residence of former Vice President, Namadi Sambo in Kaduna State. The operation which lasted several hours saw the operatives cordoning off the No 1 Alimi road residence of the former number 2 man ... Read More »

Dangote blasts Arewa Youths “You are suffering from joblessness, ignorance”

Africa’s richest man and Chairman of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote has condemned the recent quit notice given to Nigerians of Igbo extraction by some northern youths to leave the region before October 1st or face physical attacks, noting that those making such a call are ignorant and joblessness. While condemning the hate speech against Ndigbo, Dangotequeried why such jobless ... Read More »

Arewa Youths Again “Yorubas are backstabbers,plotting to make Osinbajo President”

A coalition of Arewa Youths has alleged that Yoruba leaders are plotting to install Acting President Yemi Osinbajo as Nigeria’s president. The coalition in a statement signed by Muhammed Shehu and Tanko Abdullahi on Wednesday accused Yoruba leaders of making efforts to discredit the North ahead of the 2019 election. They stated that the North will complete its eight-year tenure. ... Read More »

Fayose Charges FG “Buhari in Coma, tell Nigerians the truth”

Ekiti State Governor Chief Ayodele Fayose has revealed that the President has slipped into a coma and wants the Presidency to tell Nigerians the truth. This full text of his statement: Today, it makes 53 days since our President; Muhammadu Buhari left Nigeria to attend to his health challenges abroad. No official information as to his whereabouts and his state ... Read More »

Hot news: Former Taraba Governor dies in US

This sad. News reaching us indicate that the former governor of Taraba state, Danbaba Suntai is dead. Mr. Suntai who survived an air crash at the Yola Airport in Adamawa State in 2012, died in United States of America today, Wednesday, June 28, 2017 Read More »

FAAN Reacts to Damaging Video: Leaky roof due to renovation

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) on Wednesday said the leaky roof  in a part of the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos, was due to ongoing construction works at the airport. The roof was exposed via a video trending on social media. FAAN, in a statement signed by its Acting General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Mrs Herrienta Yakubu in Lagos, ... Read More »

Jonathan’s Kinsmen Attack Nnamdi Kanu “You’re Disrespectful, Visionless

Kinsmen of former President Goodluck Jonathan under the aegis of Ogbia Brotherhood Youth Council have warned the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, to desist from attacking on the ex-President. Dr. Laguo Gilbert, in a statement made available to The Light News,  described Kanu as being disrespectful to the former President. “Bringing former President Jonathan into its ... Read More »