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November 1, 2018 12:57 PM Boko Haram: 12 killed as terrorists attack 4 communities in Borno

Bulabirin, Gworzari, Kofa and Ngomari Kiriri communities along Bama to Maiduguri highway were put under intense attack by Boko Haram fighters last night. Eyewitness account has it that the fighters who came in their numbers circled the communities and simultaneously set them ablaze, killing about 12 residents in the process. The attackers destroyed buildings 24

October 27, 2018 8:09 PM Police give update on Ekiti lawmaker, Micheal Adedeji shot by gunmen

The Police revealed that the attacked lawmaker is fast recuperating at the Federal Teaching Hospital, Ido Ekiti(FETHI), where he was hospitalized after being alleged shot by unknown gunmen at the early hour of Friday. He was one of the few lawmakers that had strained relationships with former Governor Ayodele Fayose before his exit as the governor 33

October 26, 2018 7:42 PM Those ganging-up against Oshiomhole enemies of Buhari – APC state chairmen

Chairmen of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the states of the South South geopolitical zone have described those ganging-up against the party’s national chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, as enemies of President Muhammadu Buhari. They said this on Friday in a communiqué sent to DAILY POST at the end of their emergency meeting in Abuja. The state chairmen 25

October 21, 2018 3:43 PM Boko Haram goes on rampage in Borno, kills 12

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Sunday said 12 farmers were killed and 1,300 others displaced in separate attacks coordinated by the Boko Haram insurgents in Borno. Garba said the insurgents hacked 12 farmers to death while working on their fields on Saturday afternoon at Kalle village, 17 kilometres away from Maiduguri. “They used machetes 23

October 12, 2018 5:07 AM Fire breaks out on Third Mainland Bridge [PHOTOS]

A fire incident was recorded on the Third Mainland Bridge, Thursday night. According to the Rapid Response Squad (RRS), the fire started from an underground cable by the median close to UNILAG water front. The RRS, confirmed via their official Twitter handle, that the situation has been brought under control. “RRS officers and other emergency respondents 23

September 25, 2018 3:06 PM Recruitment: FRSC reveals those to be disqualified

Mr Boboye Oyeyemi, the Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has said that applicants with tattoos, bow and K’ legs would be disqualified from its ongoing screening. Oyeyemi disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) while inspecting the screening exercise at Ikeja 9 Brigades Military Cantonment in Lagos on Tuesday. “In any uniform 46

September 11, 2018 7:23 AM Nasarawa explosion: Ortom reacts, sympathizes with victims’ families

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has sympathised with the government and people of Nasarawa State, particularly families of victims of the gas explosion at a filling station in Lafia. The incident occurred Monday afternoon at the popular Natson gas station, leaving many vehicles, shops and offices completely razed. Terver Akase, his Chief Press Secretary 43

September 7, 2018 7:28 AM Why earth tremor occurred in Abuja – FEMA

The Federal Capital Territory Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), has explained the purported earth tremor, which occurred in some parts of the city on Thursday and Friday morning. The Director General, FEMA, Abbas G. Idriss, in a statement Friday said: “The tremor was caused by sudden breaks along a fault line, resulting in sudden release of energy 19

August 31, 2018 9:39 AM RBNP suspends party chairman, Japhet Anyanwu over alleged misappropriation of fund

The National Chairman of the Re-build Nigeria Party (RBNP), Chief Japhet Anyanwu has been suspended from office indefinitely. The suspension followed allegations of misconduct and financial misappropriation against the embattled Chairman in series of petitions against him by some members of the party. The decision also followed a report by a 5-man committee 25

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 27