All Kano Emirs have been removed – House majority leader

Lawal Hussaini Chediyar Yan Gurasa, the Majority leader of the Kano House of Assembly has announced that all Emirs under the Kano emirate have been removed.   Speaking after the Kano State Emirs (Appointment and Deposition) Law was repealed on Thursday, May 23, Gurasa said the Governor has now been empowered to invite the kingmakers […]

GOSSIP: Man cancels wedding after his bride refuses to disclose the man who gifted her iPhone 13 Pro Max

  When his fiancée refused to reveal who gave her an iPhone 13 Pro Max, the young man decided to call off his wedding.     The phone was a gift to the woman, Susan, just a few days before they were married. When Susan’s soon-to-be husband, Mr. Raymond, found out, he questioned her about […]

Again: Verydarkman remanded in police custody for cyberbullying

  Controversial social media critic, Martin Otse, popularly known as VeryDarkMan, has been remanded in police custody until his next hearing, which is billed to be held next week Wednesday.   Otse was reportedly arraigned at the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Wednesday, facing five counts of cyberstalking involving the Nigeria police and […]

I have been told EFCC takes orders from highest bidder – Oba of Benin

Oba Ewuare II, the Oba of Benin, has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) of taking instructions from the highest bidders while handling petitions from his palace.   The revered monarch stated this during the welcoming of Effa Okim, the zonal director of EFCC to Benin city. The monarch expressed dissatisfaction over the […]

Only applicants from federal institutions can access student loans – FG

Akintunde Sawyerr, Managing Director of the Nigerian Education Loan Fund (NELFUND) has said that a maximum of 1.2 million students across federal tertiary institutions will access the student loans in its opening phase.   Addressing reporters ahead of the loan portal’s formal launch for applications on Friday, May 24, Sawyerr said only students enrolled in […]

Iran’s president, foreign minister, 7 others died in helicopter crash

Iran’s President, Ebrahim Raisi, has died after a helicopter carrying him and other officials crashed in a mountainous and forested area of the country due to poor weather on Sunday, May 19.   The helicopter was carrying the Iranian president, as well as the country’s foreign minister Hossein Amirabdollahian and 7 other senior officials, when […]

Nigerian Pastor suspends collection of offerings in his church due to current economic hardship

A pastor in Lagos state has caught the eyes of Nigerians after announcing the suspension of offering collection in his church.   In a trending video, the pastor could be seen telling his church members that henceforth, offerings will no longer be collected because of the situation of the country. He stated that in these […]

2027: If PDP decides that it’s the turn of the South-East and Peter Obi is chosen, I won’t hesitate to support him- Atiku

The 2023 presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has said that he will offer his support if his party zones its presidential ticket to the South East and picks Peter Obi as its candidate.   Speaking during a recent interview with BBC Hausa, Atiku said   “I have said repeatedly and I […]

Man dies while watching TV in a bar in Lagos

A yet-to-be-identified man died while enjoying himself in a bar located along the Lagos-Abeokuta expressway on May 15.   The owner of the bar had informed the Elere police division that the deceased, who is believed to be in his 50s, had visited his bar on the said day and sat to watch television, It […]

RIP Junior Pope: See Photos And Video From His Burial On Friday: May 17

Photos and video from the funeral of Nollywood actor, Junior Pope     The funeral of Nollywood actor, Junior Pope, is currently holding at his hometown Ukehe, in Nsukka, igboetiti LGA of Enugu State. The actor died alongside four other crew members in a boat mishap in Anam river on April 10.       […]