Home / News From Nigeria / Local News (page 14)

Local News

Yoruba culture in marriage

Nigeria Introduces New Federal Marriage Certificate

The Nigerian government has introduced a new Federal Marriage Certificate for all types of marriages in the country. The permanent secretary of the Ministry of Interior, Georgina Ehuriah, disclosed this on Wednesday at a stakeholders conference on the conduct of ...

Read More »

Shiites Unleash Mayhem in Abuja, kill top FCT police officer, set ablaze NEMANigeria emergency vehicles during #FreeZakzaky protest.

Molly Kilete, Abuja The Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of operations in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), police command is dead. DCP Usman Umar, was killed in Abuja during a protest by members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria ...

Read More »

Reps Block Move To Include Almajiri System In Basic Education

The House of Representatives at the plenary on Thursday unanimously rejected the prayer of a motion seeking to make the Federal Ministry of Education integrate the Almajiri education system into the Universal Basic Education programme. The motion, which had 10 ...

Read More »
buhari

Buhari Warns Leaders Against Politicising Reuben Fasoranti Daughter’s Death

The Buhari Presidency on Monday cautioned leaders in the country to be mindful of their utterances and its potential consequences following the unfortunate killing of the daughter of Afenifere leader, Reuben Fasoranti. Funke Olakunri was killed on Friday on the Kajola-Ore road ...

Read More »

Samson Siasia’s mum abducted in Bayelsa after Super Eagles’ loss at AFCON 2019

2 hours ago Latest News Leave a comment 7 Views Mother of former Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia, has been abducted by gunmen in Bayelsa. This is coming after the Super Eagles lost to Algeria in the semi final AFCON ...

Read More »
senate

Insecurity: Senate Backs Move To Deploy Military On Highways

The Senate has thrown its weight behind the idea mooted by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo for the military to be deployed to the nation’s highways to stem growing insecurity. Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege, gave this indication in chat with ...

Read More »

Shia Group: If Tinubu Allows Buhari To Continue Killing Shiites There Won’t Be Nigeria In 2023

Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria took their protest to Lagos kicking against the continued detention of their leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky. On Thursday, they asked the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, to tell President ...

Read More »
Reuben Fasoranti

Killing Of Fasoranti’s Daughter Declaration Of War On Yoruba -Odumakin

Yinka Odumakin, spokesperson for Afenifere says the killing of Mrs. Funke Olakunrin is a declaration of war on Yoruba people. Odumakin said herdsmen attacked and killed Mrs Olakunrin, daughter of Pa Reuben Fasoranti, leader of the Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere ...

Read More »

Afenifere leader’s daughter shot dead By Suspected herdsmen

Suspected kidnapper have reportedly shot dead Funke Olakunrin – The victim is the daughter of Chief Reuben Fasoranti , the leader of Afenifere – The group’s spokesperson, Yinka Odumakin blamed the incident on herdsmen Funke Olakunrin who is the daughter ...

Read More »
ruga

RUGA : DSS Invites Uwazurike Over His Explosive Video

While the Northerner who issued a deadline to President to go ahead and implement the suspended RUGA project in 30 days, or southerners will be thrown out of north, is working around free. Ralph Uwazurike the MASSOB leaders who released ...

Read More »