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President Muhammadu Buhari has called for calm after 86 people were killed in an attack by suspected men herders against farming communities in the restive center of the country The grim discovery in the Barikin Ladi area of Nigeria's Plateau state...
Reports have confirmed that a female member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) was gang-raped by 15 armed robbers over the weekend in Yenagoa, Bayelsa. It was revealed that the heinous act was carried out by the criminals after...
A Nigerian, Paul Akinnuoye, has received life imprisonment for stabbing and killing a teenager, Jordan Wright, after a Whatsapp argument on who was least gay. The Metropolitan Police disclosed on its website that the 20-year-old traded insults with the...
This morning the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the Nigerian youths are prepared to vote out President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019. PDP made the remark while dismissing what it termed the, “image rescue effort” by Buhari before Moroccan Prime...
The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has arrested two Nigerians for allegedly defrauding businesses and U.S. citizens of several millions of dollars. According to the agency, the fraud was a significant effort to disrupt Business Email Compromise (BEC) schemes. The...
A Lagos High Court in Igbosere has sentenced a 28-year-old man, Kingsley Inyang, to life imprisonment for defiling a 12-year-old girl. The judgement was confirmed by the Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) of the Lagos State government in...
The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has stated that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the Police are responsible for electoral fraud in Nigeria. Wike disclosed this when the new Rivers State resident Electoral Commissioner of the Independent...
The Executive Governor of Bayelsa State, Governor Henry Seriake Dickson has ordered the arrest of an official of a local government for collecting the salaries of 300 persons every month. This was revealed by the Commissioner for Information and Orientation,...
Nigeria’s government has been urged by a non-governmental organisation to hasten implementation of the delayed 2018 budget and ensure it improves welfare. Patricia Donli, chair of the board of directors at ActionAid, told journalists in Abuja that the government should...
No fewer than thirty-five primary schools have been shut down in Obi Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, as a result of attacks on Tiv communities in the southern senatorial district. Education Secretary of Obi Local Government, Ogashuwa Onuku Samuel,...