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April 20, 2018 10:56 AM Ife North LG Begins Grading Of Roads

The authority of the Ife North Local Government Area of the State of Osun, led by Hon. Orosanya Taiwo has begun the massive grading of the roads in the council area. According to a statement by the council’s Senior Information Officer, Olonade Tunde, the roads currently undergoing grading include, Ipetumodu 1, Ojude, Oruku-Apekaye Street, C.A.C. Oke-Anu 23

April 19, 2018 5:22 PM Herdsmen kill four construction workers in Plateau

Gunmen on Wednesday killed four construction workers at Angwan-Rogo village in Jebu-Miango area of Bassa, Plateau State. NAN reports that the workers were fetching sand for an ongoing construction work when the gunmen descended on them. Confirming the attack, Mr Terna Tyopev, spokesman of the Police Command in Plateau, told said the attack took place 27

April 19, 2018 5:51 AM Lassa fever kills 2 people in Abuja

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) on Wednesday said two of the three confirmed cases of Lassa fever died within three months in the territory. Humphrey Okoroukwu, the Director of Public Health and Human Services in the FCT disclosed this to newsmen in Abuja. Mr Okoroukwu said that 38 suspected cases were reported and investigated, three 18

April 18, 2018 4:56 PM Snatched mace: Omo-Agege’s kinsman calls for senator’s recall

Frank Tietie, one of the constituents of the suspended lawmaker representing Delta Central senatorial district, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has called on other members of the senatorial district to immediately commence the recall process of the embattled lawmaker if found to have caused the snatching of the mace from the Senate floor on Wednesday. He condemned 20

April 18, 2018 12:05 PM Taraba Killings: Army Declares Five Wanted

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday declared five persons wanted in Taraba for their alleged roles in killings in Takum Local Government Area and other parts of the state. The army named the suspects as Tanko Adiku Dantayi, Kurusi Danladi, Chindo, Big Olumba and Chairman Poko. The army spokesman, Texas Chukwu, in a statement, appealed to the people of Taraba 19

April 18, 2018 4:26 AM Obiano’s wife lifts widow with houseThe Sun News

was another emotional event last week when the wife of Anambra State Governor, Mrs. Ebelechukwu Obiano handed over a three bedroom bungalow constructed by her Non-Governmental Organization, the Caring Family Enhancement Initiative (CAFÉ) for a widow in Uruana village Nibo, Awka South local government area, Mrs. Elizabeth Okonkwo. Mrs. Okonkwo’s three 21

April 17, 2018 9:51 AM Army Neutralises Four Militia In Benue

The Army says its troops have neutralised four of the 20 militia they encountered at Teguma village in Guma Local Government Area of Benue on Monday during patrol, while others fled. A statement by Brig.-Gen Texas Chukwu, the Director of Army Public Relations, issued on Tuesday said items recovered from the militia were four AK 47 rifles; five 7.62mm rounds 27

April 17, 2018 12:36 AM 2 shot as police raid MASSOB secretariat, Ohanaeze kicksThe Sun News

ensued on Sunday evening at Anaku community, Ayamelum LGA, Anambra State, as a combined team of policemen and AVS, Anaku unit, numbering about 30, allegedly raided the Movement for Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) and BIM secretariat in the area. The police team reportedly also shot two members, Mr. Jude Osiagugo and John Udekwe, and carted 20

April 14, 2018 8:33 PM Tijjaniya Islamic Sect Shuts Down Abuja

The residents of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja laments at the challenges faced on Friday and Saturday as members of the Tijjaniya Islamic sect locked down major parts of Abuja while celebrating Maulud Nabiyy, the birth of Prophet Muhammed. The sect members, who came from all parts of the north literally took over the major streets in the Central 21

April 14, 2018 2:25 PM Mikel Obi scores as Tiajin Teda record second win

Former Chelsea midfielder, John Obi Mikel, has scored his first goal of the season for Tianjin Teda. Mikel netted his first goal for Teda in their 2-1 win over Guangzhou R&F F.C. on match day six in the Chinese Super League on Saturday at the Tianjin Olympic Sports Centre. Guangzhou R&F opened the scoring through Zhizhao Chen in the 9th minute but the Nigerian 23