Tag: BREAKING

Breaking: 5,000 persons displaced, as Boko Haram hits Adamawa

File photo of terroristsBY UMAR YUSUFYOLA No fewer than 5,000 persons, mainly women and children have been displaced following weekend attack by Boko...

BREAKING: Igbo governors lunches Ebubeagu regional security

By Chinonso Alozie – OwerriThe five governors of the Southeast region, on Sunday launched Ebubeagu regional security to fight terrorism in the zone.The...

Breaking: Uzodimma, Ugwuanyi, Umahi, Obiano, Ikpeazu, Ohanaeze in Owerri

By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri Following the wave of attacks on public institutions especially the police stations in the South East zone, the five governors...

BREAKING: Boko Haram kills 3 soldiers in Maiduguri shootout, scores dead...

File imageNdahi Marama – MaiduguriThree Soldiers were reportedly killed by suspected members of Boko Haram who sneaked into Molai general area of Maiduguri...

BREAKING: Ogbimi of PDP wins Isoko North Constituency by-election

By Festus Ahon & Ochuko Akuopha – AsabaTHE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Sunday declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,...

BREAKING: Resident doctors suspend 10 days old nationwide strike

By Chioma ObinnaThe National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, on Saturday suspended its 10 days old strike.In chat with Vanguard, the National...

[Breaking] Misappropriation of funds: Surulere LGA boils as councillors impeach chairman

By Olasunkanmi AkoniThe Legislative Arm of the Suruler Local Government has impeached the elected chairman, Tajudeen Ajide.The legislative arm carried out the impeachment...

Breaking: WAEC sets new date for conduct of WASSCE

File: Student writing exams…Exams to hold Aug.16 to Sept. 30By Elizabeth OsayandeThe West African Examinations Council, WAEC has announced the date for the...

[Breaking] COVID-19: Lagos eases restrictions on social, event centres

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State.By Olasunkanmi AkoniThe Lagos State Government on Friday announced further easing of restrictions on social and event centres...

Breaking: Maritime workers issue 7-day strike notice to FG

…Threaten to shut port operations over IOCsBy Victor Ahiuma-YoungMaritime Workers Union of Nigeria, MWUN, has issued a seven-day ultimatum to the Federal Government...

Breaking: Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh dies at 99

Prince PhilipBreakingPrince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh has died at the age of 99.Buckingham Palace announced the death of the Duke of Edinburgh, his...

(BREAKING) National Sports Festival: Edo Govt shuts down MOC office

Philip ShuaibuDeputy Gov says no retreat no surrenderBy Tony UbaniThe Deputy Governor of Edo State, Phillip Shuaibu has directed that the Local Organising...

Breaking: 50 arms-bearing herdsmen arrested in 3 states

File: Herdsmen (Note, this photo is used to illustrate the story)Operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), have arrested 50...

Breaking: Osinbajo decorates new IGP

By Johnbosco AgbakwuruVICE President Yemi Osinbajo is currently decorating Usman Alkali Baba with the rank of Inspector-General of Police, IGP.Recall that President Muhammadu...

Breaking: Buhari loses official Driver

President Muhammadu Buhari’s official driver, Sa’idu Afaka is dead. He died at the State House Clinic on Tuesday after a prolonged illness.Disclosing this...

BREAKING: Sanwo-Olu Flags off the Use of Body Cameras by Lagos...

The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has rolled out plans to train Lagos State Law Enforcement Agents on the use...

BREAKING: Lewandowski Out for 4 Weeks with Knee Injury

Bayern Munich forward, Robert Lewandowski, has been ruled out for four weeks due to an injury he sustained in Poland’s World Cup qualifier...

BREAKING: Buhari Set to Travel to UK for Medical Check-Up on...

President Muhammadu Buhari is set to travel to the United Kingdom for a routine medical check-up on Tuesday, March 30, 2021.The Special Adviser...

BREAKING: Buhari Set to Travel to the UK for Medical Check-Up...

President Muhammadu Buhari is set to travel to the United Kingdom for a routine medical check-up on Tuesday, March 30, 2021.The Special Adviser...

BREAKING: Controversial Islamic Cleric, Sheikh Gumi, Receives COVID-19 Vaccine (Photos)

Controversial Islamic Cleric, Sheikh Gumi, on Sunday, March 28, received his first jab of the Coronavirus vaccine.Gumi who is famous for his controversial...

BREAKING: Samia Suluhu Hassan Sworn In as the First Female President...

Former Vice President of Tanzania, Samia Suluhu Hassan, has been sworn in as the first female President of Tanzania.Samia Hassan replaces the late...

BREAKING: President of Tanzania, John Magufuli, Is Dead

The President of Tanzania, John Magufuli, has died from heart complications at a hospital in Dar es Salaam.The Tanzanian Vice President, Samia Suluhu...

BREAKING: Burna Boy and Wizkid Win Awards at 2021 Grammys

Famous Nigerian musicians, Burna Boy and Wizkid, on Sunday, March 14, won awards at the 2021 Grammys.Burna Boy won the Best Global Music...

Kayan Mata Is for Tightening Bond between Couples not for Breaking...

Famous Kayan Mata merchant and sex therapist, Hauwa Saidu Mohammed, popularly known as Jaruma, has denied reports that Kayan Mata is responsible for the...

BREAKING: Buhari, Osinbajo Receive COVID-19 Vaccine in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo have received the COVID-19 vaccine on Saturday, March 6.The President’s personal physician, Dr. Suhayb Sanusi,...