Kogi robbery: Bello releases 10 million for victims’ burial

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has released N10 million in support of the burial of the slain victims of Thursday’s robbery attack at Isanlu, in Kabba-Bunu LG,...

Man shot after car driven into George Floyd protest in Seattle

One person was shot after a man armed with a gun drove into a crowd of George Floyd protestors in the northwestern city of Seattle on Sunday night, emergency services...

Why we passed Buhari’s $5.5b loan request — Senate President

The passage of the $5.513 billion loan request by President Muhammadu Buhari will save 20 million jobs, President of the Senate Ahmed Lawan said at the weekend. Dr....

Just in: Simi and Adekunle Gold welcome their first baby

Nigerian celebrity couple, Simisola Ogunleye popularly known as Simi and Adekunle Gold have welcomed their first child. Simi posted the picture of her husband Adekunle...

NASFAT condemns rape, calls for stricter penalties

An Islamic group, Nastrul Lahil Fatih Society of Nigeria, NASFAT, has called for stricter penalties against gender-based violence in the country. According to the News...

Professor, three kidnap victims rescued in Imo

The Imo State Police Command Special Anti Robbery Squad(SARS) at the weekend rescued four kidnap victims, including a professor, after several hours of gun duel with the...

Burna Boy top 15 Sub-Saharan African Artists, see Davido, Wizkid position on list

Nigerian singer Burna Boy has been unveiled as the most-streamed artist in Sub-Saharan Africa, according to Billboard. The list titled “Billboard’s Top 15...

Lawmaker regrets comments on rape debate

A member of the House of Representatives, Rep. Ahmed Jaha (APC-Borno), has regretted the comments he made at the Thursday’s plenary, apologising to Nigerians,...

Kaduna: Four men arrested for drugging, gang-raping 13-yr-old girl

Kaduna State Government has confirmed arrest of four men, who allegedly drugged and gang-raped a 13-year-old girl. The state’s Ministry of Human Services and Social...

Is Queen Anu truly Alaafin favourite wife?

In Yorubaland, they say you don’t count wives for a king. Having that in mind, let’s just conclude that Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, is blessed with many...