In Nigeria, looters are sacred beings – Shehu Sani

Shehu Sani, the Senator representing Kaduna Central in the National Assembly, has declared that persons who loot the treasury of Nigeria are most sought-after by the major political divide in the country. Mr Sani stated this while reacting to the statement made by Peoples Democratic Party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, at a town hall meeting […]

No school, clinic in Padi, Jigawa community

The People of Padi Community in Sule Tankakar Local Government Area of Jigawa have appealed to Gov. Muhammad Badaru to build a primary school for them. This is to improve the rate of enrolment of their children, especially the girl-child in schools. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Sule Tankakar is about 300 […]

Youths decry skin bleaching among teenagers

Yoruba Youths Association (YYSA), a socio-cultural group, has expressed concern over the growing trend of skin bleaching among Nigerian youths, especially school children. Mr Olalekan Hammed, the President of the association, in a statement on Thursday in Osogbo, said the trend which had become so rampant among young secondary school students, needed to be addressed […]

Juventus coach Allegri hails referee for sending him off

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri agreed with the referee’s decision to send him off during his side’s shock 3-0 defeat to Atalanta. He suggested that there was an air of inevitability about his team’s first domestic defeat of the season. Allegri was dismissed in the first half of Wednesday’s Coppa Italia quarter-final for throwing his coat […]

JUST IN: 2 persons killed in Lagos tanker fire

FILE PHOTO: One of the 13 vehicles that was gutted by fire opposite Ojo Barracks, along the Mile 2 – Badagry expressway in Lagos recently. Two persons, a male and a female, have been confirmed dead in a fire incident that occurred after a truck, loaded with 33,000 litres of petroleum product, fell and caught […]

BREAKING NEWS : No more opposition in Kontagora — Gov Bello

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello, the All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial candidate in Niger State, has said that opposition no longer exists in Kontagora. The governor stated this at the flag-off of his campaign for his second term bid in Niger North Senatorial District held in Kontagora. The governor, who got an overwhelming reception when he […]

Veteran Hollywood actor Dick Miller dies at 90

Veteran Hollywood actor, Dick Miller is dead. According to “The Hollywood Reporter’’:  Miller, 90,  died of natural causes in Toluca Lake, a neighbourhood of Los Angeles in the United States of America. The Hollywood Reporter is an American digital and print magazine, and website, which focuses on the Hollywood film, television, and entertainment industries. It was […]