How 2 Gunmen Assassinated Hon. Tobias Onyekele

The commissioner of police in Imo state, Abdulmajid Ali has given a graphic account of how a commissioner in the Imo State House of Assembly Service Commission, Hon. Tobias Onyekele was hacked to death by unknown gunmen in Owerri, the state capital Sunday evening. [Read more…]

Grace Okpara Accuses Lebanese Couple Of Torture

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Grace Okpara

Mrs. Grace Okpara, has reported to the police that she was allegedly tortured by her bosses, who are Lebanon nationals.

Our correspondent gathered that Grace worked as a cleaner at a logistics company in Ibafo, Ogun State, where the Lebanese couple ─ Joseph and Hala Yasbek ─ were members of the management. [Read more…]

Abuja Lawyer Drags APC’s Muhammadu Buhari to Court Over Certificate

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The controversy over the All Progressives Congress, APC, General Muhammadu Buhari’s academic certificate has shifted to the court, as an Abuja-based lawyer, Mr. Chike Okafor has asked a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, to disqualify Buhari from contesting February 14 presidential election on account of false information given by the candidate in the affidavit he submitted to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in support of his nomination form. [Read more…]

Boko Haram – Village Head, Others Murdered in Borno Invasion

At least 30 people, in­cluding a village head (name withheld) were on Friday evening feared killed when some suspected insurgents attacked Kambari village in Kinduga Local Gov­ernment area of Borno State.

Konduga is about 40 ki­lometres from Maiduguri, the state capital, and had witnessed series of deadly attacks in the past. [Read more…]

Soldiers Barricades Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium in Port Harcourt

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Soldiers have barricaded the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium in Port Harcourt three days after Rivers State Governor, Chibuike Amaechi, said the facility couldn’t be used for President Goodluck Jonathan’s presidential campaign slated for Thursday. [Read more…]

Redeemed Member Laments ‘T.B. Joshua Lies’

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T.B. Joshua

REDEEMED MEMBER LAMENTS ‘T.B. JOSHUA LIES’

By Patience Amaka – Abuja, Nigeria – A former member of the Redeemed Christian Church Of God named Grace Venn has vented anger at church authorities for ‘deceiving her’ about controversial Nigerian Pastor T.B. Joshua.

In an impassioned rant on YouTube, Grace revealed that the strong stance of prominent leaders in The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) against T.B. Joshua had affected ‘millions’ negatively. [Read more…]

Youths Hit President Jonathan’s Convoy

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Six operatives of the Department of State Security, DSS, were hospitalised yesterday after sustaining injuries when the convoy of President Goodluck Jonathan was attacked by angry youths at a campaign rally in Bauchi.

The president met a hostile crowd armed with brooms and stones as the convoy drove to the venue of the rally from the palace of the Emir of Bauchi, Alhaji Rilwan Suleiman Adamu.

However, the youths became more hostile as the President’s convoy entered the Ibrahim Babangida Square for the rally, throwing stones at the convoy. [Read more…]

Buhari’s Results – Principal Receives Death Threats For Releasing Them

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Muhammadu Buhari

Barely 24 hours after releasing Gen. Muhammadu Buhari’s 1961 West African School Certificate (WASC) results, the Principal of the Government College, Katsina, Mallam Isyaku Bello, has been receiving death threats.

The source of the threats could not be ascertained last night.

The principal was summoned by his employers, the Katsina State Ministry of Education, in connection with the release of the results, sources close to Mallam Bello said last night. [Read more…]

Rivers State PDP Reports Governor Amaechi to Police

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Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State

The Peoples Democratic Party PDP in Rivers State said on Thursday that it had alerted the police and other security agencies over an alleged threat by the state Governor, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, to mobilise against the party should it (PDP) insist on holding President Goodluck Jonathan’s state rally at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium. [Read more…]

Olamide Kidnap News is Fake – Management Debunks Rumors

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A blogger posted a fake news that rapper Olamide was kidnapped. The news quickly went viral on social media.

This is what he posted

YBNL Boss, Olamide A.k.a Badoo has been reportedly kidnapped by heavily armed gunmen, eyewitness claim.

According to reports, Olamide was on his way to a video shoot when the incident happened. The kidnappers haven’t demanded for any ramsom or called any of his relatives. [Read more…]