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October 19, 2018 5:43 PM Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu’s brother speaks on IPOB leader, appearance in Israel

Emmanuel Kanu, the younger brother to the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has spoken on his brother’s appearance at a worship place in Israel. He spoke with newsmen in Umuahia, after the news went viral on Friday. “I can boldly confirm to you that the person in the video is my brother, Kanu. He was praying in the video 18

October 18, 2018 6:53 PM Borno APC: Wild jubilations as Zullum names Kadafur as running mate

The tension that enveloped the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Borno State over the choice of the Deputy Governorship candidate has given way to wild jubilations following the unveiling of Umar Usman Kadafur. DAILY POST reports that Maiduguri the state capital, Biu, Hawul and adjourning areas erupted into jubilations, celebrating Kadafur’s choice 23

October 18, 2018 6:08 PM Customs seize 189,000 pieces of ammunition, 1, 753 bags of rice in Niger, Kwara, Kogi

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Niger/Kwara/Kogi Area Command on Thursday said it has seized no fewer than one hundred and eighty nine thousand (189,000) pieces of ammunition in the three states. The command also disclosed that it has seized one thousand, seven hundred and fifty three (1753) 50kg bags of imported foreign rice between July and October 21

October 18, 2018 4:10 PM NYSC extends service year of 15 corps members

The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has extended the service year of 15 of the 1919 outgoing corps members of the 2017 Batch A, Stream 1, in Nasarawa State, for various cases of misconduct. NAN reports that the NYSC Coordinator in the state, Mrs Zainab Isah, announced this on Thursday after supervising a low-key Passing out Parade (POP) for the corps 22

October 18, 2018 5:43 AM Emzor: How we arrested wanted staff who distributes codeine – Police

A former employee of Emzor Pharmaceuticals Ltd who has been on the run was on Wednesday arrested by the police for alleged unlawful distribution of controlled substances. Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Edgal Imohimi, who made the disclosure to newsmen in Lagos, said that Emzor Pharmaceutical Industries had on May 1, reported the case of an employee 20

October 17, 2018 2:49 PM Gunmen kill 2 policemen, civilian in Kaduna

The Kaduna State Police Command has confirmed the killing of two policemen and a civilian by unknown gunmen along Nnamdi Azikiwe Expressway in Kakuri area of the State. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Yakubu Sabo, told the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, that the officers who were on foot patrol were killed in the early hours of Wednesday 22

October 17, 2018 12:14 PM Man allegedly shoots kinsman to death in Enugu

The Enugu State Police Command has arrested one Emmanuel Ogbu, for allegedly killing his kinsman, Mr Chukwuma Nwankwo, in Imeama-Ugbawka community, Nkanu East Local Government Area of the State. The spokesman of the command, SP Ebere Amaraizu, in a statement to NAN, said the incident occurred on October 14 at about 11am. Amaraizu stated that the suspect 17

October 15, 2018 6:00 AM EPL: Lukaku talks on Manchester United exit, eyes move to Serie A

Romelu Lukaku has admitted he hopes to play in Italy in the future, casting doubt over his long-term future at Manchester United. Lukaku has scored four goals in seven Premier League starts this season, but has yet to hit top form, as Jose Mourinho’s side continue to struggle. With Mourinho’s own future up in the air, the Belgium striker has said a move to Serie 21

October 14, 2018 12:50 PM Police in Zaria nab 20-year-old kidnapper, murder suspect

A twenty-year old Ahmed Abdullahi of Hayin Gada, Zabi, Sabon Gari Local Government Area of Kaduna State has allegedly kidnapped and killed his neighbour, a 14-year old Mohammed Bello after collecting Sixty Thousand Naira (N60,000.00) from the family for the release of the kidnapped boy. Narrating the incident to journalists, the father of the deceased 24

October 14, 2018 11:13 AM NAFDAC seals “Puer water” factory for producing without treatment, near toilet, drainage

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has shut down some facilities involved in illegal production of sachet water in Okrika Local Government Area of Rivers State. NAFDAC’s officials also made some arrest before sealing off the facilities where it said sachet water was being produced in what it described as alarmingly 25