Certificate: Court strikes out suite against Buhari

Adeniyi Ademola, justice of the federal high court, Abuja, has struck out a suit challenging the veracity of the academic credentials of President Muhammadu Buhari. Delivering a ruling on Thursday, Ademola held that by “section 50(2) of the federal high court civil procedure rules the matter is hereby struck out”. His order followed a motion for discontinuance filed by Nnamdi Nwokocha- Ahaaiwe, the applicant himself. … Continue reading Certificate: Court strikes out suite against Buhari

Biafra: Igbo Elders Disown IPOB, MASSOB, Niger Delta Avengers

  The Supreme Council of Elders of Indigenous People Of Biafra has distanced itself from the activities of the Niger Delta Avengers and the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB). Dr. Dozie Ikedife, the Deputy Chairman of IPOB’s Supreme Council, who made this disclosure at a press conference in Nnewi, Anambra State on Wednesday, said “Preachers of violence might be … Continue reading Biafra: Igbo Elders Disown IPOB, MASSOB, Niger Delta Avengers

Funny Nicknames Nigerians Call 13 State Governors (Photos)

Nigerians are a great people and they have a funny way of naming things and people. They have a name for everything under the sun. For example, they call motorcycles, Okada. They are very good at giving nicknames to things and even humans. The nicknames they give to people are usually as a result of something, maybe an event. Most of the time, these nicknames … Continue reading Funny Nicknames Nigerians Call 13 State Governors (Photos)

Police Officer Found Dead After Quarrel With Girlfriend In Lagos

The corpse of a police officer identified as Sergeant Godspower Okoro, has been deposited at the Mainland General Hospital, Lagos, for an autopsy to unravel the real cause of his ‘strange’ death. The late Okoro, who was attached to the Alausa Police Division, was found dead in his apartment located on Baale Street in the Ojodu Berger area of the state, around 8am on Sunday. … Continue reading Police Officer Found Dead After Quarrel With Girlfriend In Lagos

Meet World Heaviest 10-Year Old Boy

A 10-year-old who scoffed his way to become the world’s fattest child is being put on a crash diet as his parents are afraid he’ll die. Arya Permana weighs an eye-watering 30 STONE (192kg) and is categorised as morbidly obese. His rapid weight-gain has forced him to quit school because he can no longer physically walk. Arya gobbles down five meals a day, consisting of … Continue reading Meet World Heaviest 10-Year Old Boy

One-chance is not a crime, it is called hustling – Suspect

One of the six suspects of three different ‘one-chance’ robbery gangs arrested by the operatives of the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command on Sunday has lamented that the prevailing economic situation in the country has greatly affected their robbery operations The suspect, Adeleke Rasaq, 24, was arrested along with his gang members, Lucky John (22) in Abule Egba, Agbado Oke Local … Continue reading One-chance is not a crime, it is called hustling – Suspect

Biafra Militant Group Declare War, Vow To Attack Imo State Govt, Oil Companies

The Niger Delta Red Squad (NDRS), a new militant groupbased in Imo State, which has carried out attacks on oil facilities in the state, has threatened to unleash more attacks in the future. In the current threat by the group, signed by one General Don Wannie, the militants threatened to attack some government and oil facilities in Imo state. According to reports, the group fumed that oil producing communities … Continue reading Biafra Militant Group Declare War, Vow To Attack Imo State Govt, Oil Companies

Please Don’t Go, Maradona Begs Messi

Argetine football legend Diego Maradona has pleaded with Lionel Messi to rescind his decision to retire from international football, following Argentina’s Copa America Centenario final loss to Chile. After losing his fourth final for his country — after the World Cup two years ago and the Copa America in 2007, 2015 and 2016 — an emotional Messi said:”It’s a hard moment for me and the team, … Continue reading Please Don’t Go, Maradona Begs Messi

Nigerian Undergoing Mandela Fellowship In US Dies

The United States Government on Monday expressed its condolences to the family of a Mandela Washington Fellow, John Usman, who died in an accident in the US while hiking. The US Diplomatic Mission in Nigeria said in a statement that it was saddened by the news of Usman’s death while hiking near Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in the US. It said: “The U.S. … Continue reading Nigerian Undergoing Mandela Fellowship In US Dies

Forgery Trial: Ekweremadu Cries Out, Says Buhari Has Declared War On Country’s Legislature

Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu has accused the presidency of declaring war on the country’s legislature. Ekweremadu said in a statement which he personally signed, that  the country’s democracy, which clearly stipulated the separation of powers, was being threatened by the executive arm of government. He claimed innocence of the crime for which he was being prosecuted, describing it as “grotesque display of … Continue reading Forgery Trial: Ekweremadu Cries Out, Says Buhari Has Declared War On Country’s Legislature