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January 18, 2018 2:52 PM Reekado Banks In Police Palava

According to reports, Marvin Star Reekado Banks is in a messy situation with the Ogba state police command in Lagos. LIB reports that the singer collected money (Two Million Naira) to perform at a wedding in Benin City but he failed to show up. After the wedding, Uwa Idahosa (an OAP and comedian) who contracted Reekado Banks to perform at the wedding 18

January 12, 2018 6:44 PM Nigerian Navy effects major shake-up, redeploys 30 Rear Admirals

The Nigerian Navy has announced a major shake up in its various Commands positions with the redeployment of 30 Rear Admirals. A statement signed by the Acting Director of Naval Information, Nigerian Navy Headquarters, Abuja, Captain Suleman Dahun, added that said three new Flag Officers Commanding (FOCs) have been appointed. They new FOCs are Rear Admiral 19

January 12, 2018 8:00 AM Suspected killer of British missionary, army captain arrested

The Nigerian military on Thursday arrested notorious kidnapper, Mr. Peregbakumo Oyawerikumo, also known as Karowei. It was learnt that Karowei was allegedly behind the abduction and subsequent killing of one of the four British missionaries at Enekorogha community, Burutu council area of Delta State last year. Karowei is also alleged to have masterminded 23

January 11, 2018 6:58 AM Boko Haram: UN dep. Sec. Gen. lays wreath to fallen heroes

UN Deputy Secretary General, Mr. Amima Muhammed, on Wednesday, in Maiduguri, Borno State, laid wreath in remembrance of soldiers who lost their lives in the fight against Boko Haram insurgency in the northeast. Muhammad, accompanied by Mrs. Zainab Ahmad, the Minister of State, Budget and National Planning, visited the military cemetery at the Maimalari 18

January 7, 2018 1:50 PM Four die in Lagos-Ibadan road accident

Four persons have been confirmed dead and 13 others injured in auto crash along Lagos-Ibadan expressway. The accident occurred in front of Christopher University at KM 82 at about 7.25 p.m. Clement Oladele, the Ogun sector commander of FRSC, confirmed the accident to newsmen. According to Oladele, two vehicles and 23 people were involved in the mishap 17

January 6, 2018 9:07 PM Astronaut John Young has died at 87

Veteran U.S. astronaut John Young, who walked on the moon and even smuggled a corned beef sandwich into orbit during one of his six missions in space, has died at age 87, NASA said on Saturday. Young, a former U.S. Navy test pilot, in 1972 became the ninth of 12 people ever to set foot on the moon. ‘We’re saddened by the loss of astronaut John Young 19

January 1, 2018 8:29 AM Nigerian Air Force releases posting, redeployment of 41 senior officers

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), has released the postings and redeployment of a total of 41 senior personnel. The postings and redeployment came as a result of the recent promotion of senior NAF officers. Officers posted included 19 Air Vice Marshals (AVMs), 14 Air Commodores (Air Cdre), 4 Group Captains (Gp Capt), 2 Wing Commanders (Wg Cdr) and 2 Squadron 22

December 8, 2017 10:42 AM Army urges civilians to stop encroaching on barracks’ lands

General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, Enugu, Maj.-Gen. Adamu Abubakar, has urged civilian neighbours to stop encroaching on Nigerian Army barracks’ lands in the division. The Deputy Director, Army Public Relations of the Division, Col. Sagir Musa, said this in a statement issued on behalf of the GOC in Enugu on Friday 22

November 30, 2017 3:51 AM Truck crushes pregnant woman, 6 others in Ogun

Seven people, including a pregnant woman, were crushed to death in an accident involving a white Volvo truck and a red Nissan Blue Bird car at mechanic village, along OGTV/Ajebo Road in Abeokuta. Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), in Ogun, Mr. Clement Oladele, who confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), yesterday 22

November 21, 2017 1:38 PM BREAKING: Nigerian Navy elevates 78 officers

Making the revelation, the Naval Spokesman, Navy Captain Suleiman Dahun said the elevation was approved by the Navy Board in analyst said is a sweeping promotion of officers of all ranks in the force. Dahun in statement said that 18 Commodore ( One Star Generals) were promoted Rear Admirals (two star generals) in the force, while 40 Navy Captain, (Colonel 27