Home / News From Nigeria / Local News

Local News

Man Scammed By Fake Bank Representatives Who Promised 1 Million – Pictures

A Nigerian man has been left counting his losses after he was scammed by fake bank representatives. Apparently, the scammers promised to flip his money by a large profit margin and that format was enough to convince the gullible victim ...

Read More »
Samuel Ortom

I ran two kilometers to escape death – Gov Ortom

By Peter Duru, Makurdi Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has narrated how he ran for close to two (2) kilometres after suspected armed herdsmen, numbering about 15, attacked him in his farm at Tyo-Mu community, near Makurdi, the state ...

Read More »
fulani suspected terrorist

Three suspected Fulani herders attack Sunday Igboho mother’s residence

Three Fulani herders have allegedly attacked the residence of the mother of Chief Sunday Adeyemo aka Igboho this evening. Two of the alleged intruders escaped while one was arrested and he is being interrogated by the police. By Ola Ajayi, ...

Read More »
arewa

Arewa youths give Igboho ultimatum to move Yoruba out of North

By Ibrahim HassanWuyo The Arewa Youth Assembly has said that since Sunday Igboho has declared a Yoruba nation saying they will no longer accommodate and accept the presence of Northerners, he should in the next 72 hours evacuate his people ...

Read More »

Strike: Some ASUU Demands Can’t Be Met Now, Says FG

The Federal Government has faulted the fresh notice by the Academic Staff Union of Universities to embark on a fresh strike barely four months after calling off a 10-month industrial action. The government said any person conceiving a strike after ...

Read More »

DISCOs Now Selling FG’s Free Meters, Consumers Allege

Power consumers have raised the alarm that power distribution companies were now selling the free meters that were provided for electricity users by the Federal Government. In October 2020, the Federal Government inaugurated the National Mass Metering Programme in respect ...

Read More »
osun

My Slap’ll Make You Braindead For 3 Days, Police Legal Officer Boasts Before Osun Panel

Proceedings at the sitting of Osun State Panel of Inquiry investigating police brutality and extrajudicial killings took a dramatic turn on Friday when a Legal Officer of the Nigeria Police Force, Mr. Francis Osie boasted that no one can withstand ...

Read More »
gani adams

We’ve Commissioned Hunters, OPC, Agbekoya To Secure South-West – Gani Adams

The Aare Ona Kakanfo, Iba Gani Adams has revealed that leaders of the South-West have brought all the relevant security outfits together to secure the region. According to him, hunters, members of the Odua Peoples Congress (OPC) and Agbekoya members ...

Read More »
sars

Disbanded SARS ‘Returns’ To Lagos Roads – Resident Raises Alarm

We’ll investigate, Odumosu assures A Lagos resident, Korede Abiodun, has raised alarm over the reappearance of disbanded Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) operatives on the road.Abiodun on Wednesday morning alleged that he saw at least four armed policemen wearing the ...

Read More »
fayose

Fayose: Buhari Has Failed In Securing Nigerians. “Mr Integrity, My Foot”

Transparency International has now established that under Buhari, Nigeria has become the hq of corruption. At this point, it’s illegal and morally unacceptable to refer to Buhari as Mr Integrity.He has equally failed in securing Nigerians. Therefore, Buhari’s integrity my foot. ...

Read More »