Police uncover 13 children, 15 adults chained in Ojodu house

Police have rescued 13 children and 15 adults, who were chained and locked up in a house at the Oke-ira area of Ojodu, Lagos State. Report said the initial intelligence...

True Federalism: Fayose calls for restructuring of Nigeria

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has thrown his weight behind those calling for the restructuring of the country, wondering why the All Progressives Congress...

Boko Haram sacks Borno village

Boko Haram insurgents have sacked a village, Shawa, in Askira Local Government Area of Borno State, the leader of the youth vigilance group in the area, Istifanus Apagu...

Victorious Neymar steps down as Captain

Brazil hero Neymar has stepped down as captain of the national side after firing them to Olympic gold in remarkable fashion on Saturday night, Daily Mail reports. At...

Rio 2016 Olympic ends

The Rio Olympics ended on Sunday with a spectacular carnival-inspired closing ceremony, ushering in the official handover to 2020 hosts Tokyo. The colourful ceremony,...

Mayowa Ahmed passes on

Cancer patient Mayowa Ahmed has died. She died this afternoon August 21st in a hospital in South Africa after battling Ovarian cancer for a while. She was flown to South...

Militants announce ceasefire as peace talk holds

The Niger Delta Avengers have announced a ceasefire following pleas from the Niger Delta stakeholders, leaders and monarchs. The militant group, which has wrecked havoc...

Boko Haram Targets Another Village, Kill 7 And Abduct Dozens

At least 7 people have been killed and dozens abducted when Boko Haram militants invaded a Borno village on Saturday, according to a vigilante source speaking to...

Ebonyi State Government Suspends Commissioner

Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi, has suspended with immediate effect the Commissioner for Local Government, Chieftaincy Matters and Rural Development in the state,...

Japanese millionaire fulfills his promise, gives $390k to U-23 Dream Team (photos)

The Japanese multimillionaire who promised coach Samson Siasia and his boys a huge amount of money if they win Gold, Silver or Bronze in the football event at Rio has...