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August 18, 2018 5:22 PM 2019: Party chieftains suspend popular female presidential aspirant

Popular female presidential aspirant in the build up to 2019 general elections, Eunice Atuejide, has been suspended by the National Executive Committee (NEC) of her party, the National Interest Party (NIP). Mrs. Atuejiden, who doubles as national chairman of the party was suspended alongside the party’s National Secretary, Audu Israel, by the NEC over allegations 20

August 15, 2018 11:56 AM Pregnant Reality Star Lyric McHenry Found Dead On Sidewalk

Reality star Lyric McHenry was found dead on Tuesday morning in New York City on a sidewalk, hours after celebrating her birthday. According to the New York Daily News, McHenry, who appeared alongside Magic Johnson’s son,EJ Johnson, on the 2016 E! show “EJNYC,” was found dead on a sidewalk in the Bronx at around 5 a.m. Authorities said the 26-year-old 17

August 15, 2018 7:29 AM Cholera kills 28 in Kano

The Kano State Government says it has recorded 400 suspected cases of acute watery diarrhoea with 50 confirmed cases of cholera across the 33 local government areas of the state in the last seven months. The Commissioner for Health, Dr Kabiru Getso disclosed this while briefing newsmen in Kano on Tuesday. According to him, out of 50 confirmed cases 15

August 9, 2018 2:03 PM Boko Haram Terrorists Kill NEMA Staff In Borno

Boko Haram terrorists, operating in northern Borno, have killed a staff of the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, in Damasak, Mobbar local government area of Borno State. It was gathered that the NEMA staff was killed during an encounter between troops and the insurgents on Wednesday. Also, a statement from Sani Datti, NEMA’s Head, Media and Public 16

August 8, 2018 7:30 PM Why I dumped PDP for APC – Akpabio

Former Senate minority Leader, Sen. Godswill Akpabio, on Wednesday pledged to take the people of Akwa Ibom state and the South-South to the centre for meaningful visibility. The 55-year-old former governor of Akwa Ibom formally defected from the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to All Progressives Congress (APC) at a mega rally held at the Ikot Ekpene 21

August 3, 2018 12:59 PM Woman Kills Her Four Year Old Daughter In Florida

A 26-year-old Florida mum, Shakayla Denson has been charged with first-degree felony murder and aggravated child abuse after she threw her 4-year-old daughter into a river to her death. According to reports, Denson threw 4-year-old Je’Hyrah Daniels into the Hillsborough River on Thursday and the child sank almost immediately. Divers searched the river 18

July 31, 2018 4:03 PM Buratai explains role of new army training school in P/Harcourt –

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, said the newly-created Army Training School in Port Harcourt was established to improve proficiency of troops in the Niger Delta. Buratai, who inaugurated the training school and other facilities in the 6 Division, Nigerian Army, in Port Harcourt on Tuesday, said the school would be used to train troops 16

July 30, 2018 9:59 AM UPDATE: Benue factional Speaker move to impeach Gov. Ortom over alleged N33b embezzlement, others– The Sun News

Some members of the Benue State House of Assembly led by the impeached Speaker, Terkmbi Ikyange, said they had commenced impeachment process against Governor Samuel Ortom of the state over alleged embezzlement of local funds to the tune of N33 billion, non performance and other sundry issues. Ikyange, in a chat with newsmen, on Monday, disclosed further 19

July 26, 2018 11:52 AM Gun Running Trial: Dino Melaye Fails To Show Up In Court

The gun-running trial involving the Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye; and two others, was stalled on Thursday as the senator failed to appear in court. His lawyer, Barrister Yemi Mohammed, who stood in for Mike Ozekhome (SAN) told the trial magistrate, Suleyman Abdalah, that he had it on good authority that Senator Melaye was attacked in Gwagwalada 23

July 25, 2018 1:15 PM Demi Lovato awake and recovering with family after suspected overdose– The Sun News

Demi Lovato is awake and recovering with her family after she was reportedly hospitalised for an overdose, her representative has said. “Demi is awake and with her family who want to express thanks to everyone for the love, prayers and support,” Lovato’s representative said in a statement on Tuesday evening. “Some of the information being reported is incorrect 20