BREAKING: Aminu Ado Bayero emerges new Kano Emir

Following the dethronement of Emir Muhammadu Sanusi II by the Government of Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, Monday, the State has announced one of the sons of late Emir, Ado Bayero, Aminu Ado Bayero... Read more »

TRCN begins nationwide screening of unqualified teachers today

Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria, TRCN, will today begin a nationwide screening of teachers in public and private primary and secondary schools, with a view to weeding out unqualified/unregistered persons from the... Read more »

6 die in Italy prison riot over anti-coronavirus measures

Six inmates were killed in a prison riot in Italy and guards were taken hostage at another jail, as unrest spread in prisons across the country over measures to contain the coronavirus,... Read more »

Nigerian singer dies in Dubai after performing at Speaker Gbajabiamila’s mother’s birthday

Nigerian singer, Ejiro Emokinovo, has died in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, after performing at the 90th birthday celebration of the mother of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila. Ejiro,... Read more »

16-year-old girl allegedly kills father’s friend attempting to rape her

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a 16-year-old girl for allegedly stabbing a 49-year-old security guard, Babatunde Ishola, to death. She allegedly committed the act while Ishola tried to rape her,... Read more »

Dangote trailer crushes family of four to death in Kano

Police in Kano State have confirmed the death of four family members in an accident involving a trailer belonging to Dangote group and a motorcycle at Dorayi Quarters in Kano metropolitan. Police... Read more »

In Akwa Ibom: Ritualists behead woman for N150,000

Suspected ritualists had over the weekend beheaded a woman popularly called ‘Mma Iko Mbakara’ in her farm in Oku Abak community in Akwa Ibom State. It was gathered that a prophetess allegedly... Read more »

Unknown gunmen kills one in Owerri

A member of Redeem Christian Church of God whose name is yet to be known has been shot dead at Works Layout Owerri, the Imo state capital. The incident took place last... Read more »

Ronaldo celebrates Milestone 1000th career games

Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo on Monday, said he was proud after reaching 1000 games in his career so far. The 35-year-old also gave special tributes to his teammates, coaches, fans, family, and... Read more »

Coronavirus: Unizik suspends Chinese language programme, stop lecturers return

Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka has revealed that as a result of the outbreak of the Coronavirus (Covid-19), the institution has suspended the Confucius Institute programme which teaches the Chinese language and other... Read more »

Coronavirus: Nigerian confirms second case

The Nigerian government has confirmed another coronavirus (COVID-19) case in Lagos State. Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, who made the disclosure at a press conference in Edo State on Monday said the... Read more »

Senate begins public hearing on social media bill

Nigeria Senate on Monday commenced the public hearing on the controversial bill, “Protection of Internet from Falsehoods, Manipulations and other Related Matters Bill, 2019. The public hearing which is a parliamentary traditional... Read more »

BREAKING: Emir of Kano dethroned

The Kano State Government under Dr. Umar Abdullahi Ganduje has announced the immediate removal of Emir of Kano Muhammadu Sanusi ii as the Emir of Kano. The State Secretary to the Government... Read more »

Man Utd keeper Henderson tells team-mates where his future lies

“He wants to come back. He wants to play for Man United, obviously – he’s not going to lie – but if he can’t do that he wants to play for Sheffield... Read more »

Breaking news: PSG-Dortmund to be played behind closed doors

Police in Paris say Wednesday’s match between Paris Saint-Germain and Borussia Dortmund must be staged without fans present. The second leg of the Champions League last-16 tie between Paris Saint-Germain and Borussia... Read more »