PDP SW Congress: Fayose escapes attack as over 150 armed thugs invade hotel

As delegates from Oyo State are being accredited for the Peoples Democratic Get collectively ( PDP) Congress, armed males numbering better than 150 have invaded the hotel the place former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose was lodged. The Hotel, located in Okefia Authorities Reserved House (GRA) was invaded by arms wielding thugs in extra […]

NPHCDA partners ICPC for COVID-19 vaccine security

ABUJA-THE Nationwide Important Effectively being Care Enchancment Firm,NPHCDA, has entered into partnership with Neutral Corrupt Practices and totally different related  Offense Charge,ICPC,to ensure accountability and transparency throughout the deployment and administration of COVID-19 vaccines in Nigeria. A press launch,Monday night time time, by Dr. Faisal Shuaib, Govt Director/CEO of NPHCDA, outlined that,”This collaborative effort is […]

Edo threatens to shut down 20th NSF Thursday

Pic.three. Group Delta dancing in the course of the olourful Opening Ceremony of the Video games within the Foremost Bowl of Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin Metropolis on Tuesday (6/four/21). 01620/7/four/2021/Anthony Alabi/BJO/NAN The Edo Authorities, hosts of the continuing 20th Nationwide Sports activities Competition (NSF) in Benin, will shut down the 13-day occasion by 12 […]

Akwa Ibom Police parade woman for alleged murder of step-son

THE Akwa Ibom State Police Command has paraded a woman identified as Christiana Wilson from Eket local government area for conspiring with four others to murder her 19-year-old step-son identified as Edidiong Wilson. The Commissioner of Police Mr. Andrew Amiengheme paraded the suspects before newsmen on Friday at the Police Headquarters, Ikot Akpan Abia, Uyo, […]

Insecurity: CSOs oppose govt’s alleged payment of ransom to bandits, kidnappers

As Nigerians continue to grapple with a high level of insecurity, Civil Society Organisations, CSOs, on Friday, opposed alleged payment of ransom by the government to bandits and kidnappers to free victims. Speaking with Vanguard, CSOs expressed disappointment, dissatisfaction, and condemned negotiation and payment of alleged ransom by the government to these elements under any […]

Father of newborn triplets cries out for help

Father of new-born triplets delivered at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Lokoja, Mr Ozigi Samson, 35, on Friday sought financial support to offset hospital bills. Samson told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lokoja, that he would also need financial support for the children’s upkeep. His wife, Faith Samson, 34, was delivered of the […]

Amaechi – Work on Lagos-Calabar railway to start this year

Minister of Transportation Chibuike Amaechi says work on the proposed Lagos-Calabar railway will commence before the end of 2021. Amaechi disclosed this on Friday in Calabar while delivering the 34th Convocation Lecture of the University of Calabar with the topic:  “The National Question and the Challenges of Nationhood in Nigeria”. He said that the President […]

Train collision leaves 32 dead in Egypt

At least 32 people died on Friday after two passenger trains collided south of Cairo, the latest in a string of rail crashes in the country. The train collision took place in the southern province of Sohag on Friday, causing some carriages to derail, Egyptian media said. The Health Ministry said that in addition to […]

ADP to Buhari, Declare State of Emergency on Insecurity now

Calls for the immediate probe of the former Service Chiefs by a Judicial Panel of  Inquiry *** Urges Buhari to Come Out from Aso Rock,  come clean and tell Nigerians what really is happening with the Nation’s Security Architecture ***Says has not been hijacked and cocooned by a cabal of fifth columnists By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Action Democratic […]

Police rescue 3 kidnapped farm managers in Kwara

Police in Kwara have rescued three farm managers abducted in the state on Sunday. The victims, Dr Julius Owoeye, Akeem Ajadi and Bola Adedoye, workers at Bafford/Morola’s Farms, at Elega via Pampo in Asa Local Government Area of Kwara were rescued on Thursday. Police spokesman, SP Ajayi Okasanmi, said in a statement issued on Friday […]