Buhari mourns slain Chad President, calls him a gallant leader

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the death of President of Chad Republic, Idriss Deby Itno, describing him as a friend of Nigeria. In a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity Mallam Garba Shehu, Buhari regretted “the sudden and tragic death of President Idriss Deby of Chad on the front line, fighting against rebel soldiers.” ...

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Olufon of Ifon, Oba Almorouf Magbagbeola is dead

A first class monarch in Orolu Local Government Council Area of Osun State, the Olufon of Ifon in Orolu, Oba Almorouf Adekunle Magbagbeola, is dead. It was gathered from palace sources that Oba Magbagbeola joined his ancestors on Monday, April 19, but his death came to the public knowledge today, Tuesday. The demise of the monarch occurred after a brief ...

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Jubilation in Ekiti as kidnapped monarch regains freedom

There was jubilation today in Ekiti when the kidnapped traditional ruler of Ilemeso-Ekiti in Oye Council Area Oba David Oyewumi regained freedom. Oyewumi was abducted by gunmen last Thursday around 8:30pm when they gained entrance to his palace through the fence. The kidnappers contacted the family last Saturday and demanded a N20 million ransom for his release. Confirming his release, ...

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Lagos Governor to go after corrupt officials, contractors

The Lagos government is set to establish an anti-corruption commission, with Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Monday signing the Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission Bill 2021 into law. Mr Sanwo-Olu said during the signing ceremony at Lagos House, Ikeja, that the move was to deepen the culture of accountability and transparency in the expenditure of appropriated public funds. According to him, ...

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Rihanna commands attention as she steps out braless (Photos)

In the years since she’s risen to fame as a chart-topping singer, she’s made an even bigger name for herself with a billion-dollar cosmetics and lingerie empire.And Rihanna appeared keen to display the wares from her Fenty X Savage line on Monday night, when she stepped out in an eye-catching ensemble while dining with a group of pals at Wally’s ...

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26 trafficked women, children rescued in Edo

No fewer than 26 women and children believed to be victims of human trafficking have been rescued by operatives of the Edo state police command. The victims believed to have been trafficked from Ebonyi, Imo, Abia, Anambra and Akwa Ibom States respectively were rescued in a joint operation by the police and vigilante operatives in the state. A statement by ...

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Mother in police custody for locking up, starving own daughter for 10 years in Kano (Photos)

A mother, identified as Rabi Mohammed has been arrested by men and officers of the police command for locking up and starving her biological daughter, Aisha Jibrin for ten (10) years in Darerawa Quarters, Fagge Local Government Area of Kano State.Rabi and her husband, Mohammed Jibrin who is now at large allegedly locked up their 15-year-old daughter inside a room ...

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Senate probes CCT Chairman over alleged assault on security guard

The Senate has began probe of the Chairman, Code of Conduct Tribunal, Danladi Umar, Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT over his alleged assault of a security guard. The Senate is investigating the physical assault of the Security guard, Clement Sagwak who hails from Plateau State The probe is sequel to a petition brought to the Senate by Senator Istifanus Dung ...

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Angela Nwosu expecting first child with beau

Nigerian s.e.x therapist, Angela Nwosu is expecting her first child with her husband, Austin Soundmind. She shared the good news of being pregnant to her fans on her Instagram page this morning which  happens to be her birthday. Celebrating her new age, she noted that the best birthday gift she had was being pregnant while expressing her joy in starting ...

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Varsity student, Rhoda Agboje arrested for selling drugged cookies to schoolchildren

Rhoda Agboje, a 300-level university student has been arrested in Abuja for selling drugged cookies to schoolchildren and other members of the public. Her boyfriend, Ifeanyi Nwankwo was also arrested by the FCT Command of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA. The two suspects specialise in producing and selling drugged cookies in Abuja NDLEA Spokesman, Femi Babafemi, said NDLEA operatives ...

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Jose Mourinho offers sarcastic response as he breaks silence over Tottenham sacking

  Jose Mourinho has spoken out for the first time since he was sacked by Tottenham. The Portuguese manager was dismissed by Spurs on Monday morning following their 2-2 draw with Everton on Friday evening. The stalemate at Goodison Park leaves Tottenham seventh in the Premier League, with only faint hopes of a top-four finish. Mourinho’s underwhelming 17-month spell in ...

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Unsafe roads: Ahmed Musa opts out of Pillars away games

Kano Pillars’ new high-profile signing, Ahmed Musa, is set to miss over 80 per cent of the team’s away matches as the second stanza of the Nigeria Professional Football League begins April 28. The announcement of the Super Eagles captain as Pillars’ new signing elicited excitement among fans of the domestic league, but Punch correspondent learnt that the former Leicester ...

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Former US Vice President Walter Mondale dies at 93

Walter Mondale, a leading liberal Democratic voice of the late 20th century who was U.S. vice president under Jimmy Carter and lost in a landslide to Ronald Reagan in the 1984 presidential election, died on Monday at age 93, his family said. “Well my time has come. I am eager to rejoin Joan and Eleanor,” Mondale said in a statement ...

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Omotola Jalade celebrates her last child as he turns 19 today

Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde’s last son, Michael is a year older today.   And the proud mum took  to her Instagram page to celebrate him on  his special day. She wrote; ”Happy 19th Birthday Mickyboy! You’re so wise, Diplomatic , Sweet and Talented . My Baby is not much of a baby anymore . Love you Mickyboy… May all your ...

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