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We’re Ready To Die In 2019- Wike

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, says he is ready to lay down his life if it will ensure victory for the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 general elections. Wike said this in the latest issue of ‘The Interview,’ a monthly magazine. The governor said one of the reasons …

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Seven People From The Same Family Feared Dead In Boat Mishap

Seven people were feared dead in a boat mishap involving a family returning from a farmland across the River Niger in Yauri Local Government of Kebbi State, Sunday night. Abdullahi Takwa, Chairman of Yauri Boat Builders and Wakilin Sarkin Ruwa (representative of Chief of the River), said the family were returning from …

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Ex- Army Chief Victor Malu Dies At Cairo Hospital

A former Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Victor Malu, who served under former president Olusegun Obasanjo, is dead. Gen. Malu died at the age of 70. He died on Monday morning at a Cairo, Egypt hospital where he had traveled to for normal medical check-up two weeks ago. The …

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Miss Wheelchair World Beauty Pageant Debuts

Aleksandra Chichikova, a psychology student from Belarus, became the winner of Miss Wheelchair World, a beauty pageant first of its kind held in Warsaw on Saturday. According to an Associated Press report, a Polish organization, founded by two disabled women, had held the event in an effort to change people’s …

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Over 2000 Police Personnel Protest Non-Payment Of Salaries

Nigerian Police personnel of the Kaduna State Police Command are presently carrying out a peaceful protest against the non-payment of their August and September salaries. Eight Police commands namely: Kaduna, Kebbi Gombe, Nasarawa, Ekiti ,Bayelsa, Imo and Ogun are reportedly owing August and September salaries, Premium Times learnt. The protest, which cuts …

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Court Dissolves Toke Makinwa/Maje Ayida’s Marriage

The three-year-old marriage between Toke Makinwa and her estranged husband, Maje Ayida has hit the rocks. An Igbosere High Court in Lagos today dissolved the union, citing husband’s adulterous lifestyle. Makinwa had on March 9, 2016, asked the court to dissolve the marriage on the grounds that her husband committed …

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Peter Okoye Gets Himself A New Deal

Peter Okoye has gotten himself a new deal. And it’s with the E.. a company responsible for distributions who has worked with the likes of; Shaggy, Tyga, Migos, Remy Ma, Kendrick Lamar, Rich Homie Quan, Cam’ron, Busta Rhymes, and more. Peter shared the news on his page and so also …

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Court Orders Arrest Of Witness In Seun Egbegbe’s Fraud Case

The Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the arrest of a police officer, Bello Abubakar, listed as the first prosecution witness in the case of a Nigerian film maker, Olajide Kazeem, better known as Seun Egbegbe, who was charged with serial frauds involving N39, 098,100, $90,000 and £12,550. The …

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Akeredolu Approves N390m Vehicles For Lawmakers

The Ondo State government has concluded plans to purchase vehicles worth N390 million for members of the state House of Assembly. Although the government did not state the brand of cars to be bought and the unit price of the vehicles, it confirmed that it would purchase 26 units of …

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Police Intercept Cars Carrying AK-47 Rifles, Pistols, Others In Zamfara

Zamfara State Police Command, yesterday, intercepted two vehicles carrying arms in different parts of the state. Spokesman of the Command, Mr. Muhammad Shehu, told newsmen in Gusau, yesterday, that items recovered from the vehicles were three AK-47 rifles, an automatic pistol, locally-made pistol, magazines and live ammunition. According to him, other items …

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Woman Marries Self In Front Of 70 Guests (Photos)

An Italian woman has married herself in a ceremony complete with white dress, three-layer wedding cake, bridesmaids and 70 guests. “I firmly believe that each of us must first of all love ourselves,” said Laura Mesi, a 40-year-old fitness trainer. “You can have a fairytale even without the prince.” The …

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Politicians Are Hell-Bent On Destroying EFCC- Magu

The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, has told the Inter- Governmental Action against Money Laundering in West Africa that Nigerian politicians are hell-bent on destroying the achievements of the EFCC. He said one of the ways they planned to achieve this was through the …

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Nigeria To Pull Out Of 90 World Organisations

The Federal Government has decided to pull Nigeria out of 90 world organisations. As part of plans for the country’s exit from the organisations, the Federal Executive Council has mandated a committee to come up with and present recommendations to it for ratification. The decision is as a result of …

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Russia Threatens Facebook With 2018 Ban

The Russian government has threatened Facebook with a ban if they do not comply with a law that requires websites with personal data of Russian citizens to store them on Russian servers. According to Telegraph, Russian communications watchdog Roskomnadzor has given Facebook until 2018 to comply with the law or else it …

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Man Abandons Wife After Birth Of Triplets

One Mr. Nwiziogo Nkwegu of Obegu Village in the Ozibo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State has allegedly abandoned his wife, Ukamaka, after the latter gave birth to a set of triplets. It was gathered that 35-year-old Ukamaka, who was Nkwegu’s third wife, gave birth to the triplets – two …

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