Gunmen break into Imo court, set kidnap suspect free

Gunmen break into Imo court, set kidnap suspect free

Unknown gunmen invaded the premises of a high court in Owerri, Imo state capital, on Friday, setting free a kidnap suspect identified as Henry Chibueze. Officials had reportedly brought the suspect also known as Vampire to court alongside some other...
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Alleged Drug Trafficking: U.S. Court Upholds Ruling Mandating Kashamu’s Trial

Alleged Drug Trafficking: U.S. Court Upholds Ruling Mandating Kashamu’s Trial

A United States Appeals court has upheld a ruling mandating Senator Buruji Kashamu to face a drug trafficking trial. Chicago prosecutors accuse Buruji Kashamu of heading a heroin trafficking ring in the 1990s. But Kashamu insists the prosecutors want his...
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BREAKING: Many feared injured as Shiites, Police clash (Photos)

BREAKING: Many feared injured as Shiites, Police clash (Photos)

Some members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), during a protest over the detention of its leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, clashed with men of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), on Wednesday, January 25. BREAKING: Many feared dead as Shiites, Police...
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Imo State Becomes 1st State To Own An Airline As Gov Okorocha Takes Delivery Of Aircrafts

Imo State Becomes 1st State To Own An Airline As Gov Okorocha Takes Delivery Of Aircrafts

The Imo State government led by Governor Owelle Rochas Okorocha, is set to become the first State in Nigeria to own and operate an airline company operated by Dana Air as the governor led his appointees and stakeholders in the...
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Buhari writes Senate, clears SGF BD Lawal and EFCC’s Ibrahim Magu.

Buhari writes Senate, clears SGF BD Lawal and EFCC’s Ibrahim Magu.

Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir David Lawal, may have something to smile about as the Presidency has written the Senate, to allow him remain in office. Recall that on Wednesday, December 14, 2016, Senate demanded the...
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Nigeria suicide bomber ‘had baby strapped to her back’

Nigeria suicide bomber ‘had baby strapped to her back’

A female suicide bomber who attacked a town in northeast Nigeria earlier this month was carrying a baby at the time, the country’s main relief agency has said. But the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said it was unclear whether...
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Nigeria still high in corruption ranking – ICPC chairman

Nigeria still high in corruption ranking – ICPC chairman

– The chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) Ekpo Nta has said that Nigerian is still ranked high in corruption – Nta said Nigeria occupied the 26th position in the 2015 Transparency International...
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‘To calm frayed nerves’, UNIOSUN sends students on 1 week break

‘To calm frayed nerves’, UNIOSUN sends students on 1 week break

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Economy: Nigerian Manufacturers Demand Review Of Govt. Policies

Economy: Nigerian Manufacturers Demand Review Of Govt. Policies

<p>The President of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, Mr Frank Udemba, has expressed concerns about some government policies which he says may hinder the development of the economy. He said this at the Presidential Villa where government officials, man...
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Diplomat’s son sentenced to life imprisoment for raping and killing a sex worker in Scotland

Diplomat’s son sentenced to life imprisoment for raping and killing a sex worker in Scotland

Bala Chinda was sent by his father, an immigration attache to the Nigerian embassy in China, to study at the Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen, Scotland. But only few weeks into his stay, the 26 year old would have his...
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