12-year-old kills Nigerian mother in US, blames intruder

A 12-year-old Nigerian boy has killed his mother, Ayobiyi Cook, at their home in Forestdale, Alabama, United States.According to CBS News, the boy “accidentally discharged a firearm” which struck and killed…

Government: A basket full of scams

BY EMMANUEL ONWUBIKO “When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer ‘Present’ or ‘Not Guilty’. ~Theodore Roosevelt “The fall of the Empire,…

Federal ministry of youth and sports development:

PRESS RELEASE FG GIVES TEAM NIGERIA HEROIC WELCOME The first batch of Team Nigeria athletes to the just concluded Commonwealth Games in Birmingham has been given a heroic welcome by…

It is wicked for FG to brand Fulani herdsmen attacks on Southern farmers as conflict

Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), on Wednesday, said it is wicked and insensitive for the Federal Government led by the President, Major General Muhammadu…

BREAKING! Bandits Kidnap 20 People At Kara, Target Members Returning From RCCG Camp

A pastor, Mr Gbenga Obaleye has revealed that about 20 persons were kidnapped early this morning by bandits around Kara area between Lagos and Ogun State.In a post on his…

Kalu hails Minister of Labour and Employment, Ngige at 70

Former Governor of Abia state and Chief Whip of the Senate, Dr Orji Kalu has described the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige as a consummate politician and…

Google Play Store Compromised by ‘HiddenAds’ Malware, NCC Warns Nigerians

FG commends NCC’s regulatory strides Emma Okonji The Computer Security Incident Response Team (NCC-CSIRT) of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has flagged a new malware, HiddenAds, which has infiltrated Google…

FCT move against overstaffing in area councils, releases allocation.

Releases N2.903b June allocationMinister of State, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Ramatu Aliyu, has cautioned chairman of the six area councils in the territory against misappropriation of their monthly allocation, particularly,…

Serena Williams announces retirement from tennis

United States tennis champion, Serena Williams, announced on Tuesday that ‘the countdown has begun’ to her retirement from the sport.Williams, a 23-time Grand Slam winner, added that a time has…

Kalu mourns demise of foremost lawyer, professor Uche Uche

Former Governor of Abia State and Chief Whip of the Senate, Dr. Orji Kalu has described the demise of renowned legal expert, Professor Uche Uche as a huge loss to…