WAEC Conducts Examinations In Chibok Schools After Six Years Of Closure

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has successfully conducted the 2020 Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) in senior secondary schools in Chibok in Borno six years after closure due to insurgency. Brig.-Gen. Abdul-Khalifa Ibrahim, Acting General Officer Commanding (GOC), 7 Division, Nigerian Army, disclosed this while playing host to members of Education in Emergency Working […]

Dubai-bound Passenger Caught With 2,886 ATM Cards…Read How He Got Them

The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) command on Thursday intercepted and handed over a Dubai-bound passenger with 2,886 Automated Teller Machine (ATM) cards to the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC). The Deputy Controller of customs in-charge of the MMIA, Abdulmumin Bako in a media briefing on Thursday explained that four […]

Ondo Lawmakers Denied Access To The State Assembly

According to the deputy-minority Leader and Member representing Ondo West constituency 1, Ondo State House of Assembly, Hon. Leonard Tomide Akinribido, on Thursday afternoon, Members of the house who opposed the impeachment of deputy governor, Agboola Ajayi, were prevented from entering the house of assembly to attend plenary. Tomide in a statement via Twitter disclosed […]

Fani-Kayode Criticises Tinubu For Sitting Down To Greet Ooni Of Ife

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Minister of Aviation has criticized the former governor of Lagos State and the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu, for sitting to greet the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi. The controversial politician was reacting to a viral picture showing Tinubu sitting down to greet the monarch […]

Pope Francis Wears Face Mask For The First Time In Public

Head of the Catholic Church, Pope Francis, has worn a face mask in public for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic began. He wore the mask on Wednesday while attending his second traditional general audience before a limited public presence after a six-month suspension occasioned by Coronavirus restrictions. The pontiff known for a fondness […]

Panic As Suspected Cultists Attack Community In Rivers

On Sunday, youths suspected to be cultists, caused mayhem at the Diobu waterfront in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, destroying parked cars and other property, while also shooting indiscriminately. It was learnt that the clash caused panic in the area and forced residents of Obidianso, Nwachukwu, Anozie, Echue, Ukwato, Timber and Okwelle to take refuge in […]

Popular Pastor Shoots Wife To Death In The US

A 35-year-old Ghanaian pastor, Sylvester Ofori, has been arrested by officers of the Orlando Police Department in the US, for allegedly killing his wife, Barbara Tommey. According to reports, the clergyman shot and killed his 27-year-old wife outside her workplace at the Navy Federal Credit Union near the Mall at Millenia in the wee hours […]