Daughter Of Lagos ‘Runs Girl’ Found In An Uncompleted Building.

A little girl who was abandoned in an uncompleted building in Lagos, has been rescued by residents. According to reports, the girl was found in the building at Aradagun area of Badagry in Lagos, after a resident went to throw away dustbin and heard her crying. T he resident went into the building to find out who was crying – only to see the stranded little girl in tears on Friday, February 15th. It was learnt that the girl was taken to a police station in Mowo area after an…

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PDP Planning To Rig Saturday’s Poll- Oshiomole Insists

Mr Adams Oshiomhole, the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman, has said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is not ready to win elections through legitimate votes, but through illegally procured votes and thuggery. He stated this on Tuesday in Abuja at a news conference while reacting to a critical statement made by Atiku Abubakar, the PDP Presidential Candidate on President Muhammadu Buhari’s riot act to thugs and ballot box snatchers. President Buhari at the APC expanded National Caucus meeting on Monday, warned that any politician that sponsored thugs or ballot…

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Customs Detain Four Officers Over Civilian Friend’s Killing

The Nigeria Customs Service has said that four members of the patrol team involved in the killing of their civilian ‘friend’, Godwin Onoja, have been detained. It also stated that a panel set up to investigate the killing could not conclude its investigation because the officer, who accidentally shot Onoja, Destiny Onebamho, was receiving medical attention after he was attacked by motorists following the killing. Onoja was shot by a member of the five-man Customs patrol team while they were trying to allegedly extort N5,000 bribe from a group of…

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We Are Now Ready For Election, Says INEC

After the tongue lashing by virtually all segments of the public for last Saturday’s last minute postponement of the presidential and National Assembly election, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday began the public confidence rebuilding process, telling Nigerians that it is now ready to hold the poll rescheduled for Saturday nationwide. Its Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, in his first progress report told the media in Abuja that the hitches that caused the poll shift have been cleared and that the fresh time-lines for the conduct of the election are…

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We Have Raised Over One Million For “Baba Suwe” – Yomi Fabiyi

Nollywood actor Yomi Fabiyi has revealed that millions have been raised for the treatment of veteran comic actor who is down with chronic diabetes, Baba Suwe. Since the news of his sickness broke out few days ago, many of his colleagues and fans have been reaching out to lend support to him. Some of the colleagues as revealed by Yomi Fabiyi include Iyabo Ojo and Liz Anjorin. Taking to social media, Yomi Fabiyi wrote: UPDATE on BABA SUWE: In less than 48hrs, my fans have sent me screenshots of deposits…

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Market Leaders ‘arrested’ For Demanding Pvcs In Exchange For Trader Moni Loan

The distribution of Trader Moni, a no-interest loan scheme championed by the Nigerian government, was disrupted by violence on Tuesday. During the distribution at Lafenwa Market in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, on Tuesday, trouble started when the traders were allegedly asked for their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) numbers in exchange for the no-interest loan. The Nation newspaper reported that the market leaders, who led the distribution, were taken away by some persons, who were about 50 in number. Members of the Abeokuta North West Local Council Development Area (LCDA)…

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