Buhari is on life-support, says Fayose

*Urges Nigerians to pray for President


Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose has said that he did not wish President Muhammadu Buhari dead. He called on Nigerians to pray for the President who he claimed had been on life-support machine for 20 days.

Quit notice: Igbo in Kano are now indigenes – Kano gov

Kano State governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has weighed in on the recent ‘quit notice’ issued the Igbo by a coalition of northern groups, saying the Igbos in his state and “everybody is now an indigene of Kano”.

Catholic Praise Concert organisers vow to 'shut down' Ikeja Aug 11


*Artistes promise their best ever



“The 2017 Catholic Praise Concert (CPC) is bigger. It is going to be a power-packed event. We are going to shut down Ikeja,” were the words of the father of CPC, Peter Egbumokei.

Osinbajo to Nigerians: Let’s express concerns graciously not with scorn

 Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has again assured Nigerians that the Buhari administration is not deaf to grievances in parts of the country, disclosing that the government will address them, while urging that such grievances be expressed with grace.


Breaking: Taraba ex-governor, Suntai, is dead

A former governor of Taraba State, Danbaba Suntai, is dead.

Suntai who survived a plane crash at the Yola airport in Adamawa State in 2012, died at home where he was undergoing rehabilitation for brain injuries arising from the plane crash.

Incest: How man, 39 raped 14-yr-old niece

A 39- year-old man, Innocent Azamarogbe, was on Wednesday brought before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State charged with the rape of his niece.

NMA decries transfusion of unscreened blood

The Zamfara State Chapter of the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) has decried the administration of unscreened blood to patients in the state. The Secretary of the association, Dr. Mannir Bature, made the condemnation in an interview in Gusau on Wednesday.

Seeking self-determination not declaration of war – IPOB

..Denies maintaining Biafra Army camp in Israel

 .Praying for Nigeria means continuous killings, oppression of Igbo — MASSOB

  .Our rotten system fuelling agitations – Sultan


Nigerian university builds trench to stop Boko Haram attacks

Authorities in north-eastern Nigeria have begun digging a 27km (17 mile) trench around the University of Maiduguri to prevent attacks by Boko Haram Islamist militants.

Police, vigilante clash in Niger

.Inspector, Sergeant dead

By Ummi Ismaeel



Two police officers, an inspector and a sergeant, have lost their lives when trouble broke out last Sunday between men of the local vigilante group and the police in Allawa town, Shiroro council, Niger State.