Vanguard on Friday evening, gathered that gun-wielding operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, who earlier stormed the No 5, Zuma Close, off Aso Drive, Abuja home of former spokesperson of Goodluck Jonathan’s Presidential Campaign Organization and erstwhile Minister of
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But after signing the 2016 budget, the president addressed Nigerians on how he feels after signing the document. Below are 12 key things he said after assenting the budget:
Dr Adedayo Adedeji and two nurses cleared of killing a woman who bled to death after travelling from Ireland to the UK
Doctor and two nurses cleared of killing a woman who bled to death after travelling from Ireland to the UK for an abortion
- Adedayo Adedeji cleared of killing woman who bled to death after abortion
- Nurses Gemma Pullen, 32, and Margaret Miller, 55, also formally acquitted
BREAKING NEWS: London has its first Muslim mayor as bus driver's son Sadiq Khan wins battle for City Hall - while Tories go to war over Zac Goldsmith's 'outrageous' and 'divisive' campaign
- Sadiq Khan scored more than a million votes on the first round of the result
TAOISEACH Enda Kenny has made radical changes to his Cabinet, which include the promotion of Simon Harris to the position of Minister for Health.
Some foreign celebs have been trying to break the internet with raunchy pictures of themselves that is rarely seen and they have been making various international headlines.
When stories about veteran Reggae singer, Majek Fashek, broke that he has been taken to a rehab in Abuja, all thanks to Warri-based billionaire and socialite, Chief Ayiri Emami, fans were so happy that at last there is hope for him after facing a bad career for many years due to poor health.
No doubt, Tayo Sobola, popularly called Sotayo is one of the hottest and the most-talked about babes in the Yoruba movie industry. The sexy actress started as a model/video vixen before dabbling into acting and has since become a force to reckon with in Nollywood.
Popular Ghanaian actor Lucky Azasoo-Nkornoo better known as Mc Flava Pounds, has passed on in the late hours of Wednesday, May 4 after a brief illness.
Mc Flava Pounds starred in the popular Efiewura TV series and he also made a cameo appearance in Atom’s 'Yewo Krom' video.
He is so proud of his family! This is quite obvious as Nollywood crossover actor, Ali Nuhu, wife, daughter and son are spending their holiday in United Kingdom.
Nollywood icon, Omoni Oboli during the editorial shoot of her, Ayo Elizabeth Olagun’s Spring Summer 2016 collection, Fishbone was turned into an elegant chic.
But it would have being a perfect setting, picture and concept, if not for Omoni’s ‘excess’ makeup which basically spoilt it all.
Though, the incident occurred in 2005 few days after the late Alake of Egbaland, Oba Oyebade Lipede joined his ancestors, the memory remains fresh in the minds of many people in Ogun
A prosecution witness, Olamide Odusanya, in the ongoing trial of a former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Patrick Akpobolokemi, and six others, has told a Lagos State High Court that the former DG approved the
Bauchi — Former Governor Isa Yuguda of Bauchi State and his former Permanent Secretary, Special Services, Alhaji Abdu Ilelah, among others, have been asked to refund over N700 million,
ABUJA – FORMER Spokesperson to the ex-President Goodluck Jonathan’s Campaign Organisation, Chief Femi Fani- Kayode has cried out that officials of the
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, in Abuja, said the process of recovering stolen funds had become tedious. The President made the statement while receiving the Executive
Star actress, Kemi Afolabi, looked incredible in a monochrome outfit as she celebrated her birthday with friends. See more photos below:
A church in Masinga, Machakos County, has been closed down after a pastor was caught red-handed pouring what he called anointing oil in a woman’s priv@te parts. A Chief in the locality and other residents raided the church after members of the public complained that worshipers undress during prayers.
Below is a tragic story shared by Jennifer Oyatabu about her friend who was found half naked and dead on a roadside in Enugu after going to meet a stranger she met on the road. She had been missing for almost two days before her corpse was discovered. Quite a terrible story.
Barrister Chris Giwa, a claimant to the presidency of the crisis-ridden Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, has been arrested by the police. The police picked up Giwa on Friday when he attempted to forcefully take over the secretariat of the NFF in Abuja with his group.
It was gathered that Giwa had arrived at the secretariat, popularly known as the Glass House, causing panic.
He was arrested by policemen and taken to the Police Station in Wuse.
The Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, has berated members of the state Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, who left when there was an internal crisis only to return when peace has being restored.
Shettima said this during the distribution of relief materials to Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, in Maiduguri, the state capital, by the National Logistics Committee on Distribution of Relief Materials.
According to the governor, “The politicians who left us to our troubles in the last five years only to come back when peace has returned to the state to tell us that Jonathan’s administration was better than the present, should be stoned just like the Satan is stoned at the Kaaba.”
A 50-year-old man, Kelvin Ezeigbo has been apprehended by the police for reportedly raping a 10-year-old pupil, Esther, by the roadside in Oke-Ira, Ogba, Lagos.
It was learnt that Esther and Ezeigbo were neigbours on Olatunde Close, where the victim resides with her aunt.
A 14-year-old boy, identified as Ashley Matsvaire has died while undergoing voluntary medical male circumcision at Triangle Hospital in Chiredzi, Zimbabwe on Tuesday,
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Wednesday and Thursday embarked on a mass arrest of individuals believed to have received part of the $115m (N23bn) disbursed by a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke, through Fidelity Bank PLC.
Suspected militants in the Niger Delta on Thursday blew up a major valve platform belonging to Chevron Nigeria Limited around Escravos in Warri, Delta State.
A group known as Niger Delta Avengers has claimed responsibility for the explosion.
Agreed that a verse of the Bible says, “Spare the rod and spoil the child”. And it will be wrong to disobey instructions from above. However, the Holy Book does not say you should use the rod to harm the child.
Many parents, caregivers and guardians use the rod to harm children in an attempt to ‘discipline’ them. Such incidents bring up the moral and logical question on the role of the rod in parenting.
The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, says he divulged a letter which a former Central Bank of Nigeria Governor and now Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi, wrote to former President Goodluck Jonathan on oil revenue theft in order to check corruption.