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BREAKING: Police block access to INEC office in Rivers

A squad of policemen on Thursday morning obstructed the entrance to the Rivers State headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission in Port Harcourt. The policemen had apart from cordoning off INEC office, mounted a roadblock on the lane close to the commission. The early morning barricade may not be unrelated with the planned protest […]

Borno Gov. escapes death as Boko Haram attacks convoy, kills 4

Boko Haram terrorists have attacked the convoy of the Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima and killed two soldiers and two civilians on Wednesday. The governor narrowly escaped death. According to reports, the attack happened near the town of Dikwa while Shettima was on the campaign trail ahead of nationwide elections on Saturday. Two soldiers and […]

Man filled with horror by ‘unusual thing’ he caught his girlfriend doing after making love to her

A few days ago, a man took to Social Media page to describe the weird thing he saw after making love to his girlfriend. The boyfriend made this known in Reddit, and asked for advice about the unusual experience. The unnamed man in his late 20s, claims he nipped to the bathroom right after having […]

‘I will never forgive Buhari for killing my brother’ – Nkem Owoh

Nollywood actor, Nkem Owoh has spoken about a very painful subject regarding the death of his younger brother Bartholomew Owoh. Bartholomew Owoh was one of the three young Nigerians executed by General Buhari for an offence that allegedly did not carry the death penalty. Bernard Ogedengbe (29), Bartholomew Owoh (26) and Lawal Ojuolape (30) were […]

Feb. 16 Poll: Vote For Me, You Won’t Regret It — Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday assured Nigerians that they will not regret voting for him for another four years as he will ensure that infrastructures were put in place. The President also said that in the early days of his administration, Niger Delta Militants were unleashed on his administration to frustrate his efforts of bringing […]

2019 Election: Tompolo Denies Endorsing Buhari

By Brakere Birinimighan A former militant leader, High Chief Government Ekpemupolo, alias Tompolo, has denied the news story in an online platform, that he is among five ex-militant leaders who are set to endorse President Muhammadu Buhari as their preferred candidate for the February 16 Presidential election, in Port Harcourt. Speaking through his media adviser […]

INEC confirms that 4,695 smart card readers were destroyed in the fire that occurred in in Awka, Anambra state

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has confirmed that 4,695 Smart Card Readers were destroyed in the fire that occurred in its office in Awka, Anambra on Tuesday. Festus Okoye, National Commissioner, Chairman of Information and Voter Education Committee, made the confirmation in a statement issued in Awka saying, there was no fatality or injury […]

Young man falsely accused of being a thief killed & burnt to death in Lagos state

A young man identified as Temitope Adeoye has been allegedly killed and burnt to death after he was wrongly accused of being a thief in Lagos state. A colleague of Sodiq, @acelady_luck who shared the heartbreaking story online, said Sodiq had just gotten to his bus-stop and was about to pay the motorcycle that will […]

73-year-old Nigerian nanny found guilty of killing an eight-month-old baby in the United States

A Nigerian nanny has been found guilty of murdering an 8-month-old baby by force-feeding her half a pint of milk in less than 30 seconds. Oluremi Adeleye, 73, was trusted with the care of 8-month-old, Enita Salubi in Maryland. But the nanny was captured on a nanny cam taking the teat off a bottle as […]

Residents serve dirty water to politicians after they failed to provide potable water (Photos)

Residents of a village in Kenya decided to give Kenyan politicians a taste of their own medicine so they served them dirty water. Marsabit county residents, during a scheduled meeting with their leaders on Tuesday, February 12, served muddy drinking water as refreshment to the politicians who failed to provide potable water for them. The […]

Mexican drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán found guilty on all counts, faces life in prison

Mexican drug cartel boss known under nickname El Chapo to face life in prison after a US court found him guilty on all charges in a high-profile narcotics trial. Jurors in a federal court in Brooklyn have delivered a guilty verdict on all 10 charges in a high point of the 11-week long trial, with […]

Moment Adams Oshiomhole was stoned at the Ogun state APC presidential campaign rally (Video)

The All Progressives Congress national party chairman Adams Oshiomhole was on Monday attacked at the party’s rally held in Abeokuta. The President was stoned with materials suspected to be shoes and stones as he raised the hand of APC governorship candidate, Dapo Abiodun. As a result of the violence, activities at the MKO Abiola International […]

Tinubu speaks on throwing away APC flag during a presidential rally in Ogun State

Former Governor of Lagos State, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has debunked reports that he is dumping the APC after he threw away the party’s flag during a presidential rally in Ogun State. He also opened up on the attack that took place at the APC rally which saw the crowd booing and throwing stones at President […]

21 Savage gets released, to face deportation case in court

Shéyaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, better known by his stage name 21 Savage has been released from ICE custody on bond but will be having a pending court case as he risks getting deported. The rapper and UK citizen was arrested on Superbowl weekend for overstaying his visa. After his release, his management team released a statement […]

Prophet Isa El-Buba reveals winner of 2019 presidential election

Barely four days to the presidential election, the General Overseer of Evangelical Bible Outreach Ministries Int’l (EBOMI), Prophet Isa El-Buba, on Tuesday predicted that President Muhammadu Buhari will lose the election to his Peoples Democratic Party’s counterpart, Atiku Abubakar. El-Buba stated this while addressing journalists in Jos, the Plateau State capital. He said, “I know […]

Girl Who Had Pepper Inserted Inside Her Private Part Is Innocent, No Phone Got Missing – Police

Investigation carried out by the police has revealed that a woman who was assaulted and had pepper inserted in her private part was innocent. Edo State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosun, has declared that investigation into the missing phone saga that led to pepper being inserted in the v-gina of a female s-x worker showed […]

Arms Scam: HURIWA condemns Buhari’s double standards •Calls for release of political prisoners

Condemning what it called the continuous manifestation of deep-rooted double standards in the anti-graft crusade of the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration, a pro-transparency group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has canvassed an all-inclusive fight against the scourge of corruption. HURIWA in a statement issued on Monday in Abuja lamented that the leadership of […]

2019: Count us out of Buhari’s endorsement — Islamic movement

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the leadership of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky yesterday said they never at any time endorsed the candidature of President Muhammadu Buhari in the February 16 elections as indicated by a faceless Shiites group. A statement by Muhammad Ibrahim Gamawa of the Resource Forum of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria said, […]

2019 Presidency: Why we’re backing Atiku —Yoruba youths

Yoruba youths have explained the reason why they decided to support the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. The Yoruba youths, under the aegis of Yoruba Youth Forum (YYF) maintained that they endorsed Atiku’s candidacy because he has clearly demonstrated his readiness to restructure Nigeria and to make life better for Nigerians. YYF […]

Lokpobiri, Dickson trade blames over insecurity in Bayelsa

Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, Senator Heineken Lokpobiri, and Governor Seriake Dickson have expressed divergent views on insecurity in Bayelsa. Dickson had on Friday accused Lokpobiri and leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) of being the masterminds of election violence in the state. Leader of APC in Bayelsa, Ex-Governor Timipre Sylva, […]

Gunmen kidnap two varsity workers

Two members of staff of the Bowen University, Iwo in Osun State on Monday evening were reportedly abducted by gunmen. The victims were said to have been abducted at Ile-Ogbo junction along Iwo-Osogbo Road. It was gathered that the victims, whose identities are yet to be confirmed by the authorities of the university, were abruptly […]

Governor Amosun celebrates Ogun show of shame at Buhari’s Ogun campaign rally

Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun incredibly celebrated the near-riotous show at the Presidential rally of the All Progressives Congress in Abeokuta Monday. According to a post on his Facebook page on Monday reporting on the event, Amosun gloated over the ‘protests’ by members of his Allied Peoples Movement(APM) and that the National chairman of the […]

Kano PDP governorship campaign office set ablaze days after Atiku’s mega rally

Hoodlums in Kano have set ablaze a campaign office belonging to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate, Engr. Abba Kabir Yusuf. The office was located at No. 36 Chiranchi quarters in Gwale local government area of Kano state. A statement signed by the gubernatorial candidate, Sanusi Bature Dawakin Tofa indicated that the office was […]

BREAKING NEWS: Supreme Court shatters Rivers APC’s dream, dismisses appeal on controversial primaries

The Supreme Court has finally shattered the ambition of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to present candidates for the forthcoming elections in Rivers State. This because the Apex Court on Tuesday struck out an appeal filed by the party challenging the judgment of a High Court in Rivers State which barred it from conducting any […]

Tinubu captured lambasting Amosun as crowd boo Buhari at the APC presidential rally in Ogun state [VIDEO]

Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), on Monday spoke angrily to Ogun state governor, Ibikunle Amosun. This might not be unconnected to the way the crowd at the APC presidential rally acted. The scene was captured in a recording seen on Monday night. Amosun seemed to be trying to make an […]

Pregnant woman & her two children burnt to death in house fire in Minna, Niger State

A pregnant woman and her two children were killed in late night house fire in Minna, Niger State. The incident reportedly happened in the Bosso Anguwan Biri area of the state capital over the past weekend. Usman Mustapha, head of the household, disclosed in tears that his wife, and two children, one boy and one […]

Gladbach have chance to renew Hazard’s contract – Eberl

The midfielder has been linked with several moves but could remain with the Bundesliga club Borussia Monchengladbach’s head of sport Max Eberl says there is a chance Thorgan Hazard could extend his stay with the club. The midfielder joined the German club from Chelsea in July 2015, signing a five-year contract with a transfer fee […]

I have authority to make Buhari president – Guru Maharaj ji tells Nigerians

Ben Ezeamalu who is the self-acclaimed Black Jesus and Living Perfect Master, Sat Guru Maharaj Ji, has said that he has the authority to make Muhammadu Buhari president in the coming election. In an interview with Premium Times, the religious leader said although all government administrations have done well, he particularly applauded President Buhari’s anti-corruption […]

President Buhari stoned with materials suspected to be shoes & stones at Ogun APC Rally (Watch Video)

President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress national party chairman were on Monday attacked at the party’s rally held in Abeokuta. The President was stoned with materials suspected to be shoes and stones. As a result of the violence, activities at the MKO Abiola International Stadium, Kuto, Abeokuta, was paused for some minutes. President […]

Massive crowd gather at PDP presidential rally in Port-Harcourt as Davido performs on stage (MUST WATCH)

A massive crowd has gathered at the Adokiye stadium in Port Harcourt in anticipation of the arrival of the Peoples Democratic Party candidate, Atiku Abubakar to the state. The people have spoken in one voice that they are ready to vote for Atiku to become President in 2019. See photos below: Many Nigerians are getting […]

2019 Election: Tinubu welcomes foreign observers

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has welcomed all foreign observers ahead of the forthcoming general election in Nigeria. Tinubu, speaking at the presidential campaign rally of the APC in Lagos, urged them to steak to their primary assignment. He said: “Observe, write your report and go home. This […]

Anambra tanker fire: Traders count losses, send SOS

Traders with shops along Amawbia/Nibo road, near Onitsha, the commercial nerve centre of Anambra State are currently reeling in pain over their losses, after a tanker, laden with petroleum product, burst into flames close to their trading stores. The nightmare started early Saturday night when the tanker, while trying to negotiate a bend at the […]

Ogbonnaya Onu’s kinsmen, APC members, others defect to PDP in Ebonyi

Supporters and members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ebonyi State, weekend defected to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The state chapter of PDP witnessed the defection of hundreds of supporters of the leader of APC in the state, Dr. Ogbonnya Onu at his home town, Uburu in Ohaozara Local Government Area of the […]

2019: Why we endorsed Atiku — Niger Delta Leader Edwin Clark

Elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark has said that leaders of the Pan-Niger Delta forum (PANDEF) endorsed Atiku Abubakar for President, because he is the only candidate that believes in restructuring Nigeria. The former minister of information said the South-south forum agreed after due consultations that the salvation of Nigeria is in restructuring. Clark, who was […]

Buhari delivers special message ahead of 2019 general elections

President Muhammadu Buhari has given assurance that he will not take the support of Nigerians for granted when re-elected for another four years on Feb. 16. The president, in a widely circulated video message to Nigerians, noted that his administration had made great progress in the last three and half years. He, therefore, enjoined the […]

Several people slump as massive crowd storms Atiku’s campaign rally in Kano

Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, took his campaign to Kano State, North-West Nigeria, on Sunday with a massive crowd turning out for his rally. The venue of the rally, the Sani Abacha Stadium, was packed and more than 12 persons had to be taken out of the stadium by security officials […]

Oshiomhole, APC chairmen, governorship candidates strategise for elections

A joint meeting convened by the National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) with the state chairmen, secretaries and governorship candidates held on Sunday February 10, 2019 at the APC National Secretariat in Abuja. The National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole who presided over the special meeting stated that the meeting was necessary […]

Leah Sharibu’s family tackles Buhari, demands release within days

The family of abducted Dapchi schoolgirl, Leah Sharibu, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to secure the release of their daughter from the captivity of Boko Haram terrorists. They made the call while addressing a press conference on Sunday in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory. The briefing held ahead of the one year anniversary of […]

NBET boss in trouble over N2bn fraud

The managing director of the Nigeria Bulk Electricity Trading Plc (NBET), Marilyn Amobi, is in trouble over allegations of fraudulent payment of at least N2 billion to two power generating companies by the managing director of the agency, investigations by Leaks NG has revealed. Official documents reviewed by Leaks NG have shown that Mrs Amobi […]

Cooking gas scarcity looms as NIMASA detains NLNG vessel

1080Nigerians may experience scarcity of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), better known as cooking gas, following the detention of NLNG Limited’s vessel by the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) over alleged violation of the Cabotage Act, THISDAY has learnt. It was gathered that the detention of ‘MT Navigator Capricorn,’ the only vessel that supplies […]

Yahaya Bello’s Thugs Attack SDP Supporters, Injure Many, Destroy Cars (Graphic)

Accordingly to SDP Kogi Central District senatorial candidate,Natasha H Akpoti,APC thugs attacked her supporters yesterday during her campaign.Reacting to the attack,she said…. ‘Through the charms and blood. we stand resolute in our decision to liberate our lands. Let’s wish quick recovery to our brother IB Muhammed Omeiza and other supporters injured today by APC Kogi/ […]