Missing Baby in Kaduna

Newborn baby disappears at Kaduna hospital

KADUNA State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, Hajiya Hafsat Baba, yesterday said investigation had commenced on the disappearance of a day-old-baby at...
Dasuki Trial

Dasuki’s absence stalls unlawful possession of arms, money laundering trial

THE ongoing trial brought by the federal government against former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Mohammed Sambo Dasuki (rtd) before the Federal High Court...
Victor Umeh

INEC issues Certificate of Return to Umeh

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has issued Certificate of Return to the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) candidate and winner of Anambra Central...
Gunmen abduct two foreign investors in Kaduna

Gunmen abduct two foreign investors in Kaduna

TWO foreign investors who are reportedly in Nigeria on feasibility study have been abducted by some unknown gunmen. By Mathew Onwuasoanya The two foreigners who were...
Maiduguri Suicide Blast

Suicide blasts kill 12, injure 48 in Maiduguri

A MID-NOON twin bomb blast at the popular Muna Garage market in Maidugri, the Borno state capital yesterday killed at least 12 people, and...
Osinbajo denies ignoring security report on Benue attacks

Osinbajo denies ignoring security report on Benue attacks

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo has denied media reports that he ignored security reports of the attack by herdsmen in Logo and Guma Local Governments...
Lagos bans cart, wheel barrow operations in streets

Lagos bans cart, wheel barrow operations in streets

LAGOS State Government has announced a total ban on the operations of cart pushers and wheel barrow operators in the state, stating that their...
Chief, Barr. Ugonnia Pat Onukwuli.

Onukwuli bags Ichie Okaka title

TRADITIONAL ruler of Abatete, Idemili North council area, Igwe Egnr, Emeka Efobi has coferred title of Ichie Okaka on Chief, Barr. Ugonnia Pat Onukwuli. From...

C’River arrests 529 crime suspects in 2017

A REPORT from Calabar, cross River State capital says no fewer than 529 suspects were arrested and paraded by the Cross River Police Command...

Kaduna: Cleric calls for security consciousness

WORRIED by the spate of attacks and killing of innocent persons by armed herdsmen, the leadership of the Evangelical Church Winning All, ECWA, Kaduna...
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National Light set to make 2018 a milestone

MANAGEMENT and staffers of National Light Newspapers, Awka, Anambra state held her first meeting in 2018, after the Christmas and new year break. The...

Precious Cornerstone University begins operations 8, September

THE newly licensed Precious Cornerstone University (PCU) being promoted by the Sword of the Spirit Ministries also known as Christ Life Church would begin...
Rampant jail breaks worry A’Ibom justice commissioner

Rampant jail breaks worry A’Ibom justice commissioner

From Idongesit Ekpot, Uyo THE Akwa Ibom State Attorney General and commissioner for Justice, Mr. Uwemedimo Nwoko has said that the incessant cases of jail...
Armed Forces and Rememberance Day: Making supreme sacrifice count

Armed Forces and Rememberance Day: Making supreme sacrifice count

By Kingsley Ugwu   EACH Year, precisely January 15th, Nigeria marks the Armed Forces and Remembrance Day in honour of those who laid their lives in...
Campus prostitution: Poverty, desperation or greed?

Campus prostitution: Poverty, desperation or greed?

By Michael Amadi   IN 2006, 18 Year old Nkechi Asiegbu  (name fictitious), had the world at her feet. She had written her Joint  Admission and...
Victor Umeh

APGA: Matters arising from Umeh’s senate victory

ON SATURDAY, January 13, the people of Anambra Central Senatorial zone voted for Chief Victor Umeh of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) to...
Abortion

Preventing unsafe abortion

By Winifred Bosa   UNSAFE abortion occurs when a pregnancy is terminated either by persons, lacking the necessary skills/information or in an environment that does not...

FG approves N5.4b Oturkpo-Enugu road

THE Federal Government has approved N5.4 billion for reconstruction of the Ninth-mile –Oturkpo road that links Enugu and Benue states. By Mathew Onwuasoanya Minister of Power,...
Wole Soyinka

Herdsmen menace: Soyinka condemns Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has not fared better than former President Goodluck Jonathan in handling of the activities of Fulani herdsmen across Nigeria, which many...
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Failed bullet-proof charm kills man, lands voodoo doctor in jail

A NATIVE medicine man (voodoo) is currently cooling his heels in Katsina prisons over his role in the death of one Aliyu Yahuza, 27. By...

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Nigeria records 1,964 new COVID-19 cases

Highest daily toll on record THE second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic worsened in Nigeria yesterday as the...

Anambra guber aspirants urged to court voters not play to gallery

AHEAD of the November 6 governorship election in Anambra State, Gov. Willie Obiano has called on aspirants from all parties to make...

US launches $1.9t global war plan against COVID-19

UNITED States yesterday said it would resume its funding for the UN's health agency as President Joe Biden shifts towards greater international...

Police rededicate to crime-free Anambra

THE Anambra Police command has restated its commitment to provision of security through crime prevention and detection.   Commissioner...

Buhari approves N6.45b for new oxygen plants

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved N6.45 billion for the setting up of gas plants in 38 locations nationwide in a bid to...

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