Saturday, 30 April 2016

Kidnappers of Nigerian Minister Demands N200 Million

Abductors of a former Minister, Iyabo Anisulowo, have demanded the payment of N200 million as ransom for her release, family and security sources told newsmen.
The former minister was kidnapped on Wednesday along Sawonjo/Iganokoto road in Yewa area of her home state of Ogun.

They Refused Him Marrying Their Daughter; He Stabbed Her To Death, Stabbed The Mum Too

The tragic incident of Sunday, April 24, was one that the family of Ashinwo, did not see coming.
Had a prophet told Oluwatosin, her siblings and their widow mother, of the danger that lurked around the corner that day, it is unlikely they would have believed it.

I Was Aware Of Herdsmen Attack And I Informed Security Agencies - Ugwuanyi

Following the slaughter of 46 Ukpabi, Nimbo in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State natives last Monday, Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, on Friday, accused security agencies in the state of complicity despite assurances they gave him that planned attack will be forestalled.

Leave Our Land Now Or Face Wrath, Igbo Youths Tell Fulani Herdsmen

As condemnations continue to trail the massacre of no fewer than 40 people of Nimbo community in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu by Fulani herdsmen last Monday, Igbo youths under the aegis of Ohaneze Youth Council (OYC) have given the herdsmen three days to leave Igbo land or they will be forced out. 

Friday, 29 April 2016

I Have Never Cheated On My Husband – Tiwa Savage

Songstress, Tiwa Savage has broken the silence over the series of infidelity allegations leveled on her by husband, Tunji Balogun, aka, Tee Billz.

The Great Oba Of Benin Kingdom Takes A Last Bow

The traditional ruler of the Benin Kingdom, Omo n’Oba n’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Erediauwa, has died. Premium Times report that the monarch’s demise was officially announced by Adams Oshiomhole, the Governor of Edo State, on Friday. 

‘Occupynass Group Received About N400, 000 Daily

The #OccupyNASS campaign group has denied being sponsored to move against the National Assembly, or its embattled chairman, Bukola Saraki, pointing instead to a robust support package from unnamed Nigerians, at an average of N400, 000 daily, throughout its campaign period.

FG And IPOB In War Of Words

Nigeria’s government and pro-Biafra activists are increasingly trading accusations of deadly violence, threatening to aggravate a tense stand-off prompted by the detention of the group’s leader. Earlier this month, Nigerian intelligence accused the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) movement of abducting and killing five ethnic Fulani people and burying them shallow graves. 

Landing Plane Hit By Lightning In Heathrow Airport

Aled Rhys Jones captured the dramatic moment a plane appeared to be stuck by a lightning near London’s Heathrow Airport on Wednesday, April 27. At least three planes flying over London were hit by lightning on Wednesday.

First Bank To Sack 1,000 Staff

One thousand members of Staff of First Bank of Nigeria will lose their jobs, FBN Holdings Plc, the mother body for Nigeria’s oldest and biggest bank, has said.
This job cut is coming on the wings of “very bad” 2015 earnings, which saw the bank’s profit slump by 82 percent to N15 billion.

EU To Deport Nigerians In Exchange For Aid

The EU and Nigeria will discuss a deal to send migrants back to Africa’s most populous country in order to curb migration flows into the union.

Alleged Kidnappers of GUO Motors Boss Acquitted By Court

The protracted legal tussle between the state and three suspected kidnappers of Chairman of G.U.O Motors Limited, Chief Godwin Okeke was, yesterday, brought to a conclusion with the discharge and acquittal of the accused persons for lack of proof by an Anambra State High Court sitting in Onitsha.

You Sold The Igbos For Personal Gains, IPOB Tells South East Governors

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has accused South East governors and politicians of trading off Ndigbo for personal and selfish political interest. IPOB specifically, claimed that by hobnobbing with the All Progressives Congress, APC led Federal Government, the governors were doing so at the detriment of their Igbo brothers and sisters.

Thursday, 28 April 2016

Breaking News: Fulani Headmen Kill A Senator And A Lawmaker

The dark cloud of death that has been stalking Plateau State thickened, yesterday, after Senator Gyang Dantong and the Majority Leader of the Plateau State House of Assembly, Mr. Gyang Fulani were killed while attending the mass burial of about 50 victims of Saturday’s attack on villages in Barkin Ladi and Riyom local government areas of the state. 

S/E Senators Say Buhari Don’t Care About Herdsmen Killing Of Ndigbo

Members of the South East caucus of the Nigerian Senate have called for an emergency summit of South-East and South-South political and traditional leaders as a platform to proffer coordinated response to the menace of marauding herdsmen.

Tiwa Savage’s Husband Says His Account was Hacked; Fans Say He’s Lying

Tunji Balogun popularly known as Tee Billz has distanced himself from posts on his Instagram page hinting at a break-up with his wife, Tiwa Savage after claims she slept with Don Jazzy, Dr Sid and 2face. Tee Billz who set up a temporary account on Twitter said he did not write or post the content on his page, stressing that his account was hacked. 

Tiwa Savage Slept With Don Jazzy, 2Face, Dr Sid - Husband Alleges

Tunji Balogun a.k.a Tee Billz has accused his wife, Tiwa Savage of sleeping with top entertainers like Don Jazzy, TuFace, DrSid in a series of allegations he posted on his Instagram page. Tee Billz made the revelations while lamenting about how his wife, Tiwa Savage has not been supportive of his career ever since she became a super star. See what he posted on instagram below.

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CCT Chairman Dismisses Saraki’s Application

The Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, Dan Ladi Umar, has dismissed in its entirety the application of the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, seeking his disqualification from further trial of the case.
Saraki, on Wednesday filed an application to disqualify Umar, from continuing to preside over his trial. Ajibola Oluyede, a counsel to Saraki, who is being tried for alleged false and anticipatory assets declaration, filed the application shortly after the trial resumed yesterday. 

Former Nigerian Minister Kidnapped

A former Minister of State for Education, Iyabo Anisulowo, has been kidnapped.
Mrs. Anisulowo was abducted late Wednesday in Ilaro in Yewa South local government area of Ogun State, police said. The spokesperson for the state police command, Muyiwa Adejobi, confirmed the incident to newsmen at about 10pm Wednesday.

Six Killed In Kaduna Over A Girl Palaver

There was confusion in some parts of Kaduna on Wednesday following the killing of six over a girl palaver. The incident occurred at the Badarawa Kwaru and Ungwan Yero, all in Kaduna North Local Government Area of the state. Our correspondent   gathered that six persons were feared killed while scores sustained varying degrees of injuries.

Cross Rivers State Govt Unveils Mono-Rail

Cross River State has again recorded another feat following the maiden ride of its ultra-modern monorail which took off yesterday from Tinapa Business and Leisure Resort to the Calabar International Convention Centre (CICC) at the Summit Hills and back to Tinapa.

Arrest Herdsmen, Not Jonathan; CAN Tells Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari should arrest “marauding and murderous” herdsmen and not former President Goodluck Jonathan, the northern branch of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has said.

Barcelona To Open First African Football Academy In Lagos

Barcelona football club says it will open its first African football academy in Lagos, Nigeria.
Pau Vilanova Vila-Abadal, director of business and member of FC Barcelona management board, disclosed this during a visit to Akinwunmi Ambode, governor of the state, on Monday.

20-Year-Old Inmate Gives Birth In Aba Prison

A 20-year-old female inmate of the Aba Prisons, Blessing Azubuike who was arraigned before an Abia state Magistrate court over alleged child stealing has given birth to a baby boy. Sources at the Nigerian Prisons, Aba told newsmen that the mother and her child are in good and stable health conditions. Recall that Blessing was arraigned before a Magistrate court sitting at Osisioma Ngwa presided over by Chief Magistrate Grace Ukeje. She was alleged to have conspired with one Chibuisi Emmanuel Nnaukwu, and others still at large around September 2015 at No. 41 Umuada Street, Over Rail Aba, to kidnap three-year-old Chinwendu Divine and one Miss Ezinne Echeka, aged 16.

Wednesday, 27 April 2016

I Will Bring Herdsmen To Justice - Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the recent upsurge in communal violence by suspected herdsmen, and has ordered the police and the military to “take all necessary action to stop the carnage”. Mr. Buhari’s directive, Wednesday, followed the latest attack, on Monday, in Ukpabi Nimbo, a community in Enugu State, where dozens of people were reportedly killed by heavily armed herdsmen.


There is confusion in Enugu State following reports that Fulani herdsmen have launched a fresh attack in Umuchigbo, another community in the State. Umuchigbo is in Enugu East Council Area of the State.


Nnamdi Kanu once predicted that Fulani herdsmen will attack South East, South- South, Middle Belt and the South West. “But above all, the ongoing war by the Fulani herdsmen, have only confirmed Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Independent People of Biafra, IPOB, a prophet and visionary, who saw tomorrow. Mazi Kanu correctly predicted over the radio, what the Fulani would do to the Middle Belt, South East, South- South and the South West, and today, those predictions are coming are happening. Click Here to Download Our Android App