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Police Arrest 39-Year-Old Female Pastor and Five Others for Child Theft and Trafficking.

The Police Command in Akwa Ibom State says it has arrested a 39-year-old woman, Mmayen Odiuotip, over alleged child theft. Police said Mrs Odiuotip is the pastor of Land of Testimony Ministry, a church located at Marina Road in Oron Local Government Area of the state. The State Police Public Relations Officer, Nnudam Fredrick, disclosed […]

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Betting Operators Soon to Pay ₦20m for Licence Fee – Lagos Government

Lagos State House of Assembly says a bill has been set in place to make operators of lottery, pools and betting pay N20 million as licence fees to the government. The legislature made this known at a public hearing on the bill in Lagos. The bill is entitled; “Lagos State Lotteries and Gaming Authority Bill […]

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New Means of Identification as FG Will Stop Using National Identity Card

The Nigerian government has disclosed that the current plastic national identity card will be replaced with a digital means of identification. The minister of interior, Rauf Aregbesola, on Thursday, August 13, made the disclosure to the press after the committee on citizen data management and harmonisation held a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, Daily Trust […]

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EFCC Suspended Chairman, Ibrahim Magu Raises 8 Concerns Against Investigation Panel by Mr. President – EFCC

The suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has written the Judicial Commission of Inquiry investigating him, raising several issues against the panel. Magu raised eight issues among which is the tribunal’s consistent private sittings without the media. The suspended EFCC chairman raised controversies anddand explained in a letter […]

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Child Soldiers are Being Recruited by Boko Haram – MNJTF

The Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) says the Boko Haram terrorist group has introduced the use of child soldiers to revive their declining efforts in the Lake Chad Basin. The Chief of Military Public Information for MNJTF, Col. Timothy Antigha, made known, that the recruitment of child soldiers by the sect was part of their […]

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Security threat: Why Military Adopts Kinetic and Non Kinetic Approach

The astronomical decline in the asymmetric warfare occasioned by activities of terrorists and armed bandits and other emerging security threats in the country is not unconnected with the kinetic and non kinetic approach adopted by the Armed Forces of Nigeria in combating this criminal attitudes in the country. In recent time, terrorist groups in the […]

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Kashamu Before His Death: “I Want to Make Peace with Everybody”

Gbenga Daniel reveals Buruji Kashamu’s last wish “ex-Senator Buruji Kashamu’s last wish, was to make peace with everybody, including those he disagreed with politically”.Gbenga Daniel stated this on Tuesday, when he paid a condolence visit to the deceased’s family at Ijebu-Igbo. Kashamu, who was the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in the 2019 elections […]

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New Landlord Makes ₦1,000,000 from EKEDC for Disconnection

Court grants Mr Sunday Babalola to be paid a sum of ₦1,000,000 by EKEDC for Damages. Justice Ibidun Harrison described as “unlawful” EKEDC’s refusal to connect the customer to electricity for unpaid bill consumed by a former occupant of the building. The court state that “the refusal to connect the claimant’s building to electricity is […]

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The Economic Health of the Nigerian Car Market

Nigerian Cars Market, after the negative start of the year, reported a huge loss after the first half 2020, as several states imposed restriction measures and the combined effects of strict social distancing measures and widespread travel restrictions due to COVID-19 and the fall of oil price in the international market. The Nigerian new light […]

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Expert Explains Bacteria Infection in Locally-Grown Corn

An in expert agriculture products, Mr. Ismail Olawale has alerted the public to the increasing growth of Aflatoxin bacteria infection in locally-grown corn. Mr Olawale, a fellow at the Nigerian Agriculture and Extension Liaison Service made the call in an interview on Thursday in Lagos. Aflatoxins are poisonous carcinogens and mutagens that are produced by […]