Ethiopian airline gives 50 free tickets to Nigerian Facebook users

Ethiopian airline gives 50 free tickets to Nigerian Facebook users

As part of celebration to mark 70 years of flight operation around the world, the management of Ethiopian Airline is giving out 50 free tickets to Facebook users in Nigeria. More

Teacher suspended after handing ‘racist’ maths quiz to Year 9 students featuring drugs and prostitution

Teacher suspended after handing ‘racist’ maths quiz to Year 9 students featuring drugs and prostitution

A teacher has been suspended after handing out a 10-question maths quiz to her year 9 students filled with questions referencing drugs, violence and prostitution.

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Ecobank sacks 1,000 bankers

Ecobank sacks 1,000 bankers

Ecobank Nigeria Limited has sacked some of its staff just as the it announced the conversion of over 200 outsourced personnel to permanent employees. More

VP Osinbajo to represent Buhari in Ogoniland

VP Osinbajo to represent Buhari in Ogoniland

President Muhammadu Buhari will not be going to Ogoniland, Rivers State, for the much publicised Niger Delta Clean Up afterall. More

Abuja-Kaduna rail line will be ready for use by July, says Amaechi

Abuja-Kaduna rail line will be ready for use by July, says Amaechi

Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has assured that the federal government under President Muhammadu Buhari will ensure the sustenance of the Abuja-Kaduna rail project upon completion. More

JAMB Bill passes second reading at Senate

JAMB Bill passes second reading at Senate

The JAMB Bill yesterday, 1st June passed second reading at the Nigerian Senate.

The bill according to the Nigerian Senate will ensure that Nigerian students would be able to use their JAMB results for up to three years as opposed to the one year validity it currently has.

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Rivers bans Okada, tricycle riders for Buhari

Rivers bans Okada, tricycle riders for Buhari

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has banned commercial motorcycle riders popularly called Okada and tricycle riders (Keke Marwa) from operating in two local government areas of the state during President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to the state today. More

Obese Isis executioner ‘The Bulldozer’ caught by the Syrian army

Obese Isis executioner ‘The Bulldozer’ caught by the Syrian army

The Bulldozer, a 20 stone killer, has reportedly been captured by the Syrian Army. He has previously been seen in sickening execution videos.

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My label boss threatened to kill me, I have evidence- Runtown

My label boss threatened to kill me, I have evidence- Runtown

Nigerian singer, Douglas Jack Agu, better known by his stage name as Runtown, has reacted to the ban slammed on him by a Federal High Court in Lagos, saying he intends to terminate his contract with Ericmany Entertainment record label to which he is signed.

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Miss Nollywood, Blessing Ogar resigns following colleague’s dethronement.

Miss Nollywood, Blessing Ogar resigns following colleague’s dethronement.

Following the dethronement of Miss Nollywood Culture and Tourism 2016, Grace Okoro Adaeze, her colleague and the current Miss Nollywood 2016, Miss Blessing Ogar, has resigned.

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Man seeking spiritual help defiles 7-year-old daughter of prophetess

Man seeking spiritual help defiles 7-year-old daughter of prophetess

The Lagos State Police Command on Wednesday arrested a 52-year-old man, Moruf Mohammed, for defiling the 7-year-old daughter of a prophetess whom he had gone to for spiritual help. More

Welder to die by hanging for armed robbery

Welder to die by hanging for armed robbery

A 38-year old welder, Onyeka Ossai, has been sentenced to death by hanging for armed robbery and attempted murder, by a Delta State High Court, sitting in Obiaruku. More

Jonathan is the reason some States cannot pay salaries – Oshiomole

Jonathan is the reason some States cannot pay salaries – Oshiomole

The Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole has explained why many states in the country are struggling to pay their civil servants’ salaries. More

Prisoner bags degree in theology from NOUN

Prisoner bags degree in theology from NOUN

An inmate of the Ikoyi Prisons, Albert Emmanuel Ajogbor, was on Wednesday presented with a Bachelor of Arts (BA) Degree in Theology, having successfully completed his studies at the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN).

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Boko Haram responsible for scarcity of tomato in Nigeria – Lai Mohammed

Boko Haram responsible for scarcity of tomato in Nigeria – Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed says degraded insurgent group, Boko Haram, are responsible for the ongoing scarcity of tomato in the country.

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