Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila, not opposed to Restructuring, says Reps. Spokesman


The House of Representatives has described as misleading news reports that Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila was opposed to Southern Governors' call for restructuring of the country.

This is contained in a statement issued by its Spokesman,  Benjamin Kalu, on Friday. 

Police Arrest couple For Caging, Starving A Twelve Year Old Girl For Eight Months In Sokoto


Sokoto state police command has arrested a couple for allegedly caging and starving a twelve year old girl in their care for eight months. 

The suspects who are living in Sokoto Cinema area in Sokoto north local government within the metropolis .

Sources close to the area say, the girl was caged and starved for about eight month by her aunty who hails from Akwa Ibom with the consent of her husband.

Neighbours in the area who  noticed the inhuman treatment of the girl reported the matter to Dadinkowa police station in the area.

A security source says, the woman a mother of three, claimed the victim is mentally ill, but a check at a medical facility prove otherwise.

According to the source, the case will be transferred to the state police headquarters and the suspects may  possibly be handed over  to NAPTIP for prosecution.

When contacted, the Sokoto state police command public relations Officer Assistant Superintendent of Police  Abubakar Sanusi confirmed the confirmed to our correspondent. 

He says the police have the suspects in custody and are investigating the matter and the general public will be briefed through the media of the next line of action on the matter.


Fire guts Enugu INEC office

The Enugu State Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Aliyu has ordered full scale investigation into the fire outbreak that gut Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Obollo-Afor office in Udenu local government area of the state.


The spate of fire incidents involving the facilities of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in some States of the Federation has unfortunately persisted. This time around, it is Enugu State, where the Resident Electoral Commissioner for the State, Emeka Ononamadu, has reported that the INEC office in Udenu Local Government Area was set ablaze. 


Ondo university student commits suicide


The management of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Ondo State says it will investigate the reason behind the death of one its students identified as Feranmi Fasunle.




 The Second in Command to the neutralised IPOB/ESN Terrorist leader Ikonso, Awurum Eze, has been arrested by security operatives in Aba, Abia State. 

The 48 years old Awurum Eze, a native of Umoneke Nta, Isiala-Mbano LGA, Imo State, had on the 4th of May 2021 escaped when operatives of Intelligence Response Team (IRT) stormed his village house in Isiala Mbano where he was hiding. 

Boko Haram Demands 28 Million Naira For Release of 52 Kwapre community Members in Adamawa State


Boko Haram insurgents have demanded a N28m as ransom for the 52 members of Kwapre community in Hong local government in Adamawa State abducted a month ago in a deadly raid.


Southern Governors urge Buhari to address Nigerians

…insist on Federal character

…reiterate Southerner’s commitment to Nigeria’s unity

Worried by the rising rate of insecurity, Southern Governors, Tuesday, met in Asaba,  the Delta State capital and called on President Muhammadu Buhari to address the nation on the spate of insecurity in the country.

Breaking: Tipper drivers protest again in Ondo, block major roads

Tipper drivers have blocked major roads in Akure, the Ondo state capital.

They are protesting the burning of one of the trucks of their colleagues by commercial motorcyclists last Friday.

Just In: Mbaka finally bows to pressure, shuts Adoration Ministry

Enugu Catholic Priest, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka has announced a shutdown of the Adoration Ministry for a period of one month.

Gunmen abduct pastor inside church in Ondo


Unknown gunmen have reportedly abducted a pastor of the Deeper Life Church at Irese, a town near in Akure south local government area of Ondo state.


Insecurity: President Buhari set to address Nigerian Youths, second week of June- APC

Following the current security situation in the country, President Muhammadu Buhari, is set to address young Nigerians, second week of June, 2021.

PHOTO: Fears, as truck Fully laden with live bullets falls, spills content on the street of Onitsha

Onitsha residents are currently in fear, as a truck fully laden with cartons of live bullets fell into a ditch and spilled its content all around the street, in the cmercial city of Anambra state. 

VIDEOS: Police, Vigilante Rescue Kidnap victims In Edo, Dislodge Abductors.


A combined team of security operatives in Edo State have rescued thirteen persons from  kidnappers den in Ahor axis of Aduwawa Bypass, along Benin-Auchi Expressway, in Uhunmwonde Local Government Area of the  State.


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