Wizkid Wins BET Award For Second Straight

Wizkid Wins BET Award For Second Straight

Ayomide, Lagos Pop star, Wizkid has won the BET award for the Best International Act category. The singer was announced the winner on Saturday in Los Angeles, US. Four Nigerian artistes — Davido, Wizkid, Mr Eazi and Tekno — were nominated for the 2017 BET Awards. The quartet was nominated alongside AKA, Babes Wodumo, Nasty […]

South Koreans March To Protest US Missile Defence System

South Koreans March To Protest US Missile Defence System

Ayomide, Lagos Thousands of protesters marched near the US embassy in Seoul on Saturday, accusing President Donald Trump of “forcing” South Korea to deploy a controversial American missile defence system opposed by China. The protest came as South Korea’s new president Moon Jae-In heads to Washington next week for his first summit with Trump amid […]

Saraki Unperturbed By FG’s Appeal At The CCT

Saraki Unperturbed By FG’s Appeal At The CCT

Ayomide, Lagos The President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki has reiterated his earlier position that he remained unperturbed by the Federal Government’s filing of an appeal against his acquittal by the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). Saraki’s Special Adviser (Media and Publicity) Mr Yusuph Olaniyonu made this known in a statement made available to newsmen […]

DSS Arrests Terrorists Planning Attacks On Sallah Day

DSS Arrests Terrorists Planning Attacks On Sallah Day

Chris Steven, Abuja The State Security Service on Friday said it arrested suspected terrorists planning to destabilize Sallah festivities. A statement by the service spokesman, Tony Opuiyo, said the targets of the terrorists were markets, public parks, public processions, recreation centres and Eid grounds. Read the full statement below… In the past few weeks, this […]

Sallah: Police Ban Vehicular Movement Before Prayers In Maiduguri

Sallah: Police Ban Vehicular Movement Before Prayers In Maiduguri

Chris Steven, Abuja The Police in Borno State have informed the residents of Maiduguri Metropolitan Council and Jere Local Government that there will be restriction of vehicular movement until after the Eid prayers on Sunday, June 25. The spokesman for the Borno State Police Command,  Isuku Victor, announced this in a statement issued on Friday. […]

Suspected Criminals Set Family House Ablaze, Kill 3 In Rivers

Suspected Criminals Set Family House Ablaze, Kill 3 In Rivers

From Paul Obiajunwo, Port Harcourt    Unidentified criminals  believed to be cultists has set ablaze a family house at Okpako-Ejemah in Eleme Local Government Area of Rivers State killing one  Alhaji Hamza Garuba, his wife and a step son.   Mr. Muhammed Sani, younger brother to Garuba, narrated to The Nation  that the arsonists, five […]

DSS Uncovers Plot To Attack Kano, Kaduna

DSS Uncovers Plot To Attack Kano, Kaduna

Ayomide, Lagos The Department of State Services (DSS), on Friday, said it had uncovered a plot by suspected terrorists to attack Kano, Kaduna, Sokoto and Maiduguri during the Eid-el-Fitr celebration. Mr Tony Opuiyo, an operative of the service who made the disclosure in Abuja, said two suspects — Yusuf Adamu and Abdulmuminu Haladu — were […]

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