Lady battered by soldiers who almost knocked her down in Lagos
A Nigerian lady simply identified as Miss Adenuga has taken to Instagram to lament over her ordeal in the hands of soldiers, who battered and almost knocked her down in Marina area of Lagos. According to the lady battered by the soldiers @missadenuga, she was beaten for questioning the... Read more
Alcohol is more harmful to the rich than the poor: WHO
Alcohol is responsible for the death of around 3 million people per year, according to a new report by the World Health Organization. The UN health agency’s latest report on alcohol and health pointed out that alcohol causes more than one in 20 deaths globally each year, including drink... Read more
Nigerian soldiers fighting Boko Haram beg for food, wear slippers to war front
Nigerian soldiers fighting Boko Haram in North-East Nigeria, have shared some touching stories on how they barely feed and have basic amenities. In a recent report published by The Cable, the soldiers disclosed that they sleep in classrooms and do not receive their operation allowance regularly. Read the report... Read more
Corps member found unconscious on roadside in Lagos (photos)
A Corps member, Babatunde sodiq has been rushed to the hospital after been found lying unconscious on a roadside in Lagos. According to Folusho Love who shared the report, the Corps member was found on Wednesday morning, along Adaranijo street, Pedro, Shomolu Lagos. A lady who claimed to be... Read more
Saraki is a dangerous and desperate politician: Presidency
The Presidency yesterday lashed Senate President Bukola Saraki for disparaging President Muhammadu Buhari. Dr Saraki, who defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to seek the presidential ticket of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), described Buhari as lacking the vision and capacity to run the country. He... Read more
Osun decides: Court restrains police from arresting Adeleke
The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the Osun state governorship election, Ademola Adeleke, on Thursday obtained a court order, restraining the police from arresting him. Adeleke had approached a High Court of Justice in Ejigbo, Osun State, after the Police accused him of engaging in examination... Read more
Buhari reappoints Amaechi as campaign director
President Buhari has appointed former Rivers Governor, Rotimi Amaechi as the Director-General of his campaign organization for re-election in 2019. Yesterday, the presidency announced, via media aid, Garba Shehu: “President @MBuhari has approved the appointment of a campaign organization for his re-election in 2019 with Hon. @ChibuikeAmaechi as Secretary/Director... Read more
Buhari meets new DSS DG
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja met, for the first time, with the newly appointed Director-General of the Department of State Services, Yusuf Magaji Bichi, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that, when Bichi was ushered into the president’s office by protocol... Read more
Osun decides: NSCDC deploys sniffer dogs for Saturday’s election
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), has directed massive deployment of personnel, mobile surveillance vehicles and sniffer dogs for the forthcoming Osun State Guber election. A statement by Emmanuel Okeh, the Corps’ PRO and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Abuja... Read more
Anthony Joshua considers a Rumble in the Jungle fight with Wilder in Nigeria
Anthony Joshua would “100 per cent” consider fighting Deontay Wilder in an undisputed world unification fight in Africa, in homage to the “Rumble in the Jungle” involving Muhammad Ali and George Foreman, the WBO, WBA and IBF heavyweight champion of the world disclosed on Thursday, according to the Telegraph... Read more