From Across Nigeria

Tragedy : 60 year old woman, 4year old daughter die in night fire.

January 16, 2017

Residents of Ikare-Akoko, the headquarters of Akoko North East Local Government Area of Ondo State could not hold their tears Sunday night as they received the news of a 60 year old woman and her grand-daughter of about four years who died in an inferno. The duo were reportedly burnt to death when a bungalow […]

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Death of Chuks Okebata:Imo CP assures killers will be caught.

January 16, 2017

Imo State Commissioner of Police ,Mr Taiwo Lakanu, has assured residents and the state government that his command will do everything possible to apprehend the murderers of U.S-based Imo indigene, Mr Chuks Okebata. Deceased Okebata,an indigene of Mbieri in Mbaitoli Local Government Area of the state, was abducted and murdered by unknown gunmen while holidaying […]

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Umahi sacks Council Chairmen, reshuffles cabinet.

September 7, 2016

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi has sacked the Local Government Council Caretaker Chairmen he appointed a year ago. According to the governor in a statement signed by the Commissioner for Information, Sen Emmanuel Onwe, “The Caretaker Chairmen have been directed to hand over to Heads of Personel Management (HPMs) in their respective local government before […]

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Herdsmen snuff life out of RCCG Pastor on evangelism in Kaduna.

August 23, 2016

Gunmen suspected to be herdsmen on Sunday night killed one Pastor Luka Ubangari of Redeemed Christian Church of God at Shawa village, near Godogodo, in Jema’a Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Ubangari was said to have been ambushed, shot and killed while returning from an evangelical visit to Golkofa village. The incident occurred few […]

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About eight persons killed in Zamfara over alleged religious blasphemy.

August 23, 2016

About eight persons were killed on Monday in Talata-Mafara community in Zamfara State after violence erupted over alleged blasphemy against Islam by a student of Abdu Gusau Polytechnic, Talata-Mafara. Governor Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari joined hundreds of people to bury the deceased who were killed when an angry mob set fire on the house of a […]

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Alleged Blasphemy: Fish out killers of Pastor’s wife for punishment,CAN tells Kano Govt.

June 5, 2016

Gov Abdullahi Umar Ganduje,Kano state. The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Northern chapter has condemned the killing of a 74-year old Igbo market woman, Mrs Bridget Agbahime, accused of blaspheming Prophet Mohammed by irate mobs in Kano State. The body noted that the killing of Christians using flimsy excuses was barbaric ,unacceptable and must henceforth […]

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President Buhari extol values of late Owerri monarch, Eze Emmanuel Njemanze.

June 5, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the people of Imo state over the death of late Owerri monarch, Eze Emmanuel Njemanze, described the deceased traditional ruler as “a monarch of candour and character, qualities that are rare today.” According to Buhari in a condolence message his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba […]

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Kidnapped traditional ruler’s wife gives birth to baby in captivity.

May 21, 2016

The wife of the traditional ruler of Esit Eket in Akwa Ibom, Mrs Ubong Assam who has being reportedly kidnapped by unknown persons for some weeks now has been deliverered of a baby girl while in custody of her abductors. A family source, who pleaded anonymity, disclosed in Esit Eket, Esit Eket Local Government Area […]

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