An exposion occurred in Kaduna around 9am this morning Easter Sunday killing at least 20 people, mostly Motorcycle operators known as Okada riders. The explosion went off a few blocks near the Evangelical Church of West Africa, (ECWA), around the Ahmadu Bello Stadium Roundabout by Sardauna Crescent in Kaduna, just as Christians Continue Reading
Pero Adeniyi one of 2Face Idibia’s women has delivered a baby boy for him. Pero gave birth to the child in the United States and though 2Face tried to keep the childs birth a secret, the news eventually got out. The baby boy is Pero’s 3rd child fortuface and overall is 2face’s sixth child. It would be recalled Continue Reading
A 16-year-old girl (name withheld) from Kogi State has been abducted and forced into marriage in Orun-Ekiti, Ekiti State, by a traditional chief to mark his chieftaincy installation rite. She was allegedly taken away from her parents under the pretense that the traditional ruler of the Orun-Ekiti wanted to see Continue Reading
While speaking about the place of love and money in the sustenance of a relationship recently, Nollywood Actress Shan George has this message for her fellow ladies: “Never fall in love with a poor man, because money would always be more important to him than your heart.” Is she right?
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The drugs were smuggled through Dulles International Airport through a variety of methods: special compartments built into carry-on luggage, attached to underwear. In one case, the smugglers had sewn two pounds of heroin into a courier’s wig. The ring smuggled more than 10 pounds of heroin — Continue Reading
A customs official faces investigation for holding back surgical equipment donated to University of Abuja Teaching Hospital since May 2011 on account of kickback, Nigerian Customs Service has confirmed. The equipment for cervical surgery, estimated at $236,000—some N50 million—were donated by US-based DePuy Spine Inc to UATH’s spine surgeon Dr Continue Reading
After 4 People were Arrested with 60 Explosive Devices in the State. The Nigerian State security services (SSS) yesterday raided a bomb factory in a house inBarunde area of Gombe. The Secret Police seized 51 rocket launchers, 48 bags of fertiliser, sulphuric acid and cortex items (Being improvised explosive devices). Related items recovered in the bomb factory includes; detonators, remote control devices, different types of Continue Reading
A farmer, Muhammad Baban-Iro of Rigasa Area in Kaduna on Thursday appeared before a Kaduna Sharia Court for refusing to refund N32,000 being the bride price and other expenses allegedly paid on his daughter. The demand was made by the suitor following the discovery that she had tested positive to Continue Reading
Tragedy struck in Iyana-Church Ibadan, Oyo State, yesterday as one pupil whose name was given as Rachel, died and 14 others of Divine Wisdom Group of Schools, Amosun, Ibadan, aged between five and 11 got seriously burnt, when the bus conveying them to school suddenly caught fire. Daily Sun investigation Continue Reading
Chelsea TV caught up with super-star musician, Drake and Didier Drogba after the 2-1 win against Benfica at Stamford Bridge.
The United States (U.S.) yesterday said it is concerned about poverty situation in the country. Its ambassador in Nigeria, Terence McCulley, said in order to reverse the trend, U.S. would work with government to alleviate poverty. McCulley said the U.S. government, through its agencies, would support the energy sector, Niger Continue Reading
Students of University of Abuja on Wednesday protested against the suspension of courses at the Faculties of Medicine, Agriculture, Veterinary Medicine and Engineering by the Federal Government. The Minister of Education, Prof. Ruqayyatu Rufa’i, announced the suspension on Tuesday, citing lack of facilities and failure to accredit the courses by Continue Reading
Boko Haram followers are planning to launch another major attack in Kano during the Easter holiday, similar to their deadly strike in January, the Joint Task Force said yesterday. The force asked people to stay indoors during the period unless if they had to go out to avoid being caught Continue Reading
At a press conference this afternoon at O’Jez bar and restaurant at the national stadium in surulere, Nigerian movie marketers said they are planning to stop DSTV channel – Africa Magic, from showing Nollywood films. They said they decided to take this action and plan to formally write to DSTV Continue Reading
The financial mess rocking the Pension Fund Board is now deepened as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday said it has uncovered another N9billion fraud in the Police Pension Office. It will be recalled that the senate on Tuesday said it also uncovered a N3billion kept in a Continue Reading