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November 17, 2018 11:22 AM Gunmen invade beer parlour, kill four in Rivers

At least four people have been feared killed by unknown gunmen in Aluu community, Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State. DAILY POST gathered that gunmen, who are suspected to members of a cult gang, invaded a beer palor within Omuada village in Aluu, Friday night and opened fire on their targets. The hit was directed at a group of boys drinking 18

November 15, 2018 9:15 PM Traffic gridlock killing Lagosians – Assembly tells Ambode

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday decried the congestion of Sekunmade Road in Ikorodu area of Lagos by heavy duty trucks, urging Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode to intervene. The House called on Ambode to direct the Commissioner for Transport, officials of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), management of Ipakodo Lighter Terminal 18

November 15, 2018 4:08 PM How ‘Amala’ killed four family members in Kwara

Four members of a family in Ilorin have been feared dead after eating `amala’ meal, suspected to be poisonous. The incident happened at Magaji-Ogo community behind Kwara State College of Arabic and Islamic Legal Studies, in Ilorin West Local Government Area. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) learnt that four others who took from the meal, had also been hospitalised 19

November 15, 2018 3:41 PM Teenage man caught in Anambra with fresh human parts procured for ritual

A 19-year-old man, Sunday Owo, was on Thursday arrested with fresh human parts at a healing home in Awka, Anambra State. Owo was caught with fresh male genital, human fingers and a bottle filled with the blood of a child. The suspect told journalists that he hailed from Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi state and was directed by one Blessing to procure 18

November 15, 2018 3:12 PM Boko Haram: UN reacts to insurgents’ planned attack on Yobe, tells field officers what to do

The United Nations Department of Safety and Security (UNDSS) today released precautionary security tips for its field officers operating in Yobe State following a report of impending Boko Haram attack on Damaturu metropolis. The security tips titled ‘Security Advisory on Impending Boko Haram Attack on Damaturu Yobe State’, was made available to newsmen 22

November 15, 2018 5:35 AM Atiku reveals why he’s afraid of going to Enugu, plans for Nigeria’s economy

The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has assured that he’s determined to fix the ailing Nigerian economy. The former Vice President said that he was worried about developments in the country as well as the future of the nation and the legacies that would be left for generations unborn. “My commitment 19

November 14, 2018 7:48 PM One dead as gunmen attack Wike’s ally, Wanosike in Ikwerre [PHOTOS]

Unknown gunmen have attacked the venue of a PVC Sensitization programme in Ipo, Ikwerre Local government area of Rivers State, leaving one person dead and several other injured. It was gathered that the Chairman of Ikwerre Local Government Area, Samuel Wanosike, narrowly escaped death in the attack. Wanosike is said to be an ally to Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers 19

November 14, 2018 3:16 PM Housewives protest in Delta, allege continued rape from herdsmen

Hundreds of housewives including unmarried ladies in Ewu Urhobo community of Ughelli South local government area of Delta State on Wednesday protested alleged continuous rape by suspected Fulani herdsmen, said to have been on rampage in the last few months in the community and environ. The protesters, according to eyewitness, Abel Oshewigho, barricaded 20

November 13, 2018 7:42 PM N-POWER: We’ll expand to accommodate one million Nigerians – Osinbajo

Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has said the N-Power programme of the Federal Government will be expanded to accommodate one million beneficiaries in the next phase. Osinbajo said this on Tuesday when he responded to questions at a town hall meeting in Abuja. The vice-president said that N-Power was borne out of the growing need for government’s 19

November 13, 2018 10:01 AM Two killed, beheaded near Uni-Port

At least, two people have been killed and beheaded by unknown men in Choba, one of the host communities of the University of Port Harcourt in Obio-Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State. This is happening barely two days after residents of the area raised the alarm in protest over increased killings and other criminal activities and called for regular 19