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Boko Haram killed three people and set fire to scores of homes in a raid targeting vulnerable rural communities in northeast Nigeria, a local official said on Thursday. Modu Ganamani, information officer for the Guzamala local government area in northern Borno state, said the attack happened at about 3:00 pm (1400 GMT) on Wednesday. “Boko …

Senator Babajide Omoworare, representing Osun East (Ife/Ijesa) Senatorial District, has appealed to indigenes and residents of Ile-Ife to end the ongoing feud in Sabo area of Ile-Ife. In a statement signed by Mr Tunde Dairo, Media Aide to Omoworare, the senator appealed to all frayed nerves in the community to give peace and dialogue a …

Ekiti Governor, Ayodele Fayose has alleged that Minister of Mineral Resources and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has concluded plans to become governor of the state through the backdoor. He said this at a press conference in Ado Ekiti, yesterday. Fayose alleged that Fayemi has enlisted the support of three judges of the Supreme Court …

An Ondo State High Court, sitting in Akure, the state capital, on Tuesday, sentenced to life imprisonment seven men, who kidnapped a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Chief Olu Falae. The seven men, who were Fulani herdsmen, were found guilty of kidnapping the elder statesman on his farm in Ilado Village, Akure …

Lawyer to the freed leader of Radio Biafra and Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu,  Francis Mgboh has commended former governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu for his efforts at ensuring that his client was released on bail. He said the former governor’s courage and determination toward the cause, was a master …

Activities of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have pitted the group’s leader, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, against the South East Peoples Assembly (SEPA). For organising a sit-at -home after he obtained a court bail, SEPA has asked the Federal High Court, Abuja, to revoke the bail granted Kanu, a pro-secession leader. IPOB in collaboration with other …

Images of a child bride being given away in Nigeria, has stirred great debate all over social-media. Photonews: Chaos on social media as man congratulates, defends cousin who married underaged girl Photonews: Chaos on social media as man congratulates, defends cousin who married underaged girl A Facebook user named Alfa Bolondes, recently shared the photos …

For a while now, Nigeria has not witnessed extreme long queues at filling stations as a result of scarcity of petroleum products – But a warning is coming from the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) to the people of the western part of the country While Nigerians are groaning in darkness, the Independent …

The Notorious kidnapper, Henry Chibueze, also known as, Vampire who escaped from prison custody on January 27,2017, when some gunmen believed to be his gang members stormed the Owerri High Court in Imo State and rescued him, killing two persons while many others sustained bullet wounds, has been killed in a gun duel with the …

The management  of the International airport, abuja announced the 6 weeks closure starting from the 8th of march 2017.