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October 3, 2018 6:27 AM Man jumps into Lagos Lagoon, dies

A yet-to-be-identified middle-aged man has jumped into the Lagos Lagoon and died. The man drowned after jumping into the Lagoon in the early hours of Tuesday, according Punch. The deceased jumped into the lagoon after trekking on the Third Mainland Bridge, inwards Lagos Island. The man was found by some fishermen and officials of the Lagos State Waterways 19

October 2, 2018 8:59 PM EPL: What Hazard told Daniel Sturridge after equalizing goal in Chelsea 1-1 draw with Liverpool

Chelsea star, Eden Hazard shared a joke with Daniel Sturridge after the Liverpool forward netted a last-gasp draw against the Blues on Saturday. Hazard had earlier put Chelsea ahead in the first half but Sturridge came on from the bench to rescue a point for Liverpool. The England star scored a sublime long-range strike in the 89th minute. The result 25

September 26, 2018 8:54 PM 16 miners kidnapped in Kaduna

The Kaduna State Police Command, on Wednesday said 16 miners have been kidnapped in Bogoma village of Birnin Gwari Local Government Area in the state. The Command Public Relations Officer, DSP Yakubu Sabo, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna. Sabo said the 16 miners were abducted on Tuesday night when the truck they were travelling in was intercepted 41

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 37

September 22, 2018 2:08 PM Police speak on abduction of Kano LG chairman’s son

The Kano State Police Command has confirmed the abduction of the son of the Chairman of the Kiru Local Government Council of Kano State, Alhaji Nasiru Muazu, by gunmen late on Wednesday. The Public Relations Officer of the command, SP Magaji Majiya, confirmed the development in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano on Saturday 24

September 20, 2018 5:22 PM Gunmen kidnap APC chairman’s son

The Borno Police Command on Thursday confirmed the kidnap of a four-year-old son of the Borno State Chairman of All Progressive Congress (APC), Ali Bukar-Dalorin. It said the child was kidnapped from the Maiduguri Capital School on Wednesday. The Commissioner of Police, Mr Demian Chukwu, made the confirmation at a news conference in Maiduguri 25

September 18, 2018 11:59 AM 2019 Presidency: Why SDP will defeat APC, PDP – Donald Duke

A former governor of Cross River State and Presidential aspirant on the platform of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, Donald Duke has declared that the party will defeat other political parties during the 2019 presidential election. Duke said SDP will defeat both the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the All Progressives Congress, APC, because the party 25

September 7, 2018 4:20 PM Residents lament as heavy downpour washes off Ondo bridge [PHOTOS]

For the people of Oba-Akoko and Ikun-Akoko in the northern senatorial district of Ondo State, they never had the premonition that the midnight’s heavy downpour would cost them to be “miles” apart despite sharing boundaries. Residents of the two communities woke to see that the only bridge connecting them has been wash off by the midnight downpour which 26

September 6, 2018 11:20 AM Police rescue kidnapped Catholic priest, Rev. Fr. Ogaga in Delta

Officers and men of the Delta State Police Command have rescued the abducted priest of Emmanuel Catholic Church, Aragba/Oviri-Okpe in Okpe Local Government Area of the State, Rev. Fr. Christopher Ogaga who was released unhurt by his abductors, DAILY POST can report. The Police also arrested some suspects in connection with the alleged abduction of the cleric 27

September 2, 2018 3:34 PM 2019: What we’ll do to Gov. El-Rufai in Kaduna – ADC

The Kaduna State chapter of the African Democratic Congress, ADC, has vowed to send the state Governor, Nasir El-Rufai packing in 2019. The party said it has concluded plans to field a candidate capable of defeating El-Rufai in 2019. ADC state chairman, Alhaji Ibrahim Suleiman made this disclosure on the sidelines of the party’s congress held in Kaduna 28