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They found this man in the desert in Iran. Locals believe he is likely about 80 years old. But the shocking is: he hasn’t taken a bath in decades. The Iranian news service discovered him some time ago and photographed him. He achieved global fame instantly. These pictures show a ...

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Five injured as church collapses in Kogi


No fewer than five people were injured on Thursday when an ongoing 10,000 sitting capacity cathedral project of the Immaculate Catholic Cathedral Church in Lokoja, the Kogi State capital, collapsed. The Cathedral Administrator, Rev. Anthony Akande, said the accident happened when the workers were on a break. He said he ...

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Buhari commits $100m to Lake Chad Basin fight against Boko Haram


Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari has committed $100 million to Lake Chad Basin fight against Islamist sect, Boko Haram today during a summit of Head of States and Government of the Lake Chad Basin Commission at the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja, Nigeria’s capital. It would be ...

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Three kidnappers arrested for death of 11-year-old girl


The police in Ogun State have arrested three suspected kidnappers for allegedly killing an 11-year-old girl, Aminat Ishola. The suspects ─ Babatunde Aderonmu, Sina Damilare, and Kola Taofeek ─ were said to have kidnapped the minor, and administered a powdery substance on her while she was in their den, which ...

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NNPC: $11.6bn Dividends: Reconciliation Ongoing With Inter-ministerial Team


The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has clarified the circumstances surrounding the reported non-remittance of the $11.6 billion Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) dividends. This follows disclosure by the Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) that the Corporation was yet to remit an outstanding $11.6 billion into the federation account as ...

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236 Osun Pensioners Die Awaiting Payment


No fewer than 236 pensioners have died in Osun State due to delay in the payment of their pensions and gratuities. This was made known yesterday during a peaceful protest to the State House of Assembly by the Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP), Osun State chapter. The protesters, who were ...

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Police Have Powers To Prosecute All Offences – Court


A Court of Appeal in Abuja has ruled that the Nigeria Police have power to prosecute all offences including those under the National Security and Civil Defence Corps Act of 2007. The court ruling was made known yesterday by the force spokesman, CP Emanuel Ojukwu in which he stated that ...

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Mimimah, Amosun Visit Maiduguri, Promise End To Boko Haram


The chief of Army (COAS), Gen Kenneth Mimimah and Chief of Air Staff Air Marshall Adesola Amosun were yesterday in Maiduguri the Borno State capital in line with the ongoing relocation of the Military Command and Control Centre (MCCC) to the city as directed by President Muhammadu Buhari. The new ...

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Boko Haram: Military relocates command centre to Maiduguri


Military high command has confirmed the relocation of its command centre to Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, to facilitate the crushing of Boko Haram terrorists who have tormented North-East zone in the last six years. The action is in compliance with President Muhammadu Buhari’s matching order that the military should ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo’s Mother Detained For Carrying €55,000


Cristiano Ronaldo’s mother got herself into trouble with the law recently when she was found to have been travelling with €55,000 in her hand luggage. according to reports in Spain. According to Europa Press, Dolores Aveiro was in the Barajas airport in Madrid in April when a routine search found ...

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G7 Summit: Security, Anti-Graft War Top Buhari’s Wish List


President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday arrived in Munich, Germany, at about 15.25 hours to begin a two-day official visit, in the course of which he will participate in the G-7 Outreach Programme for invited heads of government and global institutions. According to a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on ...

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This Gulma tactical drone pictured above was solely constructed and built by Nigeria’s Airforce Institute of Technology. The drones come with Singapore Technologies Kinetics CIS-50 12.7mm heavy machine guns. The Picture after the cut shows Made-in Nigeria Modant Marine MM90E estuarine gunboats of the Nigerian Army Amphibious Forces in the ...

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Alison Diezani Madueke Also HOSPITALIZED Over Breast Cancer


Nigeria’s immediate past Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, is undergoing a new round of treatment for breast cancer, according to a family source knowledgeable about her condition. The source disclosed that Mrs. Alison-Madueke is currently in a hospital in London where she started a fresh round of therapy on ...

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