A container has caused some commotion after falling off a truck onto a road in Lagos state. An unlatched freight container, yesterday, fell off a truck immediately after Oke Afa Bridge, along Isolo-Ikotun Road in Lagos, TheGuardian reports. The truck laden with goods in a 4O-feet container, was trying to avoid potholes in the area […]

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A young father accused of throwing his 11-month-old baby into a river has appeared in court. Zak Bennett-Eko faces two charges – murder and an alternative of manslaughter – following the death of his son Zakari. Zakari, also known as Zak, was rescued from the River Irwell in Radcliffe, Greater Manchester, after reports that a […]

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Popular social media activist, Reno Omokri has launched a stinging verbal attack on Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo as he describes the VP as the head of “recharge card givers” in Nigeria. Wife of the vice president, Dolapo Osinbajo while addressing youths at an event advised them not to be bought by mere recharge card as they are royalty. […]

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Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti state has called on the state police Commissioner, Mr Amba Asuquo, to expose those behind the killing of two students of the Federal University, Oye Ekiti (FUOYE) during a protest. NAN reports that Fayemi, who made the call in a broadcast on Monday, said a Judicial Panel of Inquiry would […]

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A Cameroonian refugee reportedly sold her baby for N70k, months after she escaped the crisis in Cameroon to seek asylum in Nigeria at Adagom refugee camp in Cross River state.  The 20-year-old mother identified as Claudia, agreed to sell her baby after a barber at the camp approached her with an offer from an unidentified buyer […]

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The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Ondo State has reacted angrily to the news that it posted corps members to religious organisations, especially churches. Mr Bankole Simeone, the state NYSC Public Relations Officer, made the clarification in a statement on Sunday in Akure. Simeone said the NYSC secretariat in the state would not go […]

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged Mr Abukabar Malami, SAN, Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice to advise President Muhammadu Buhari to effectively enforce the judgment by Justice Chuka Austine Obiozor ordering the immediate release of details of payments to all defaulting and allegedly corrupt electricity contractors and companies since […]

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There seem to be another set of war in Nollywood just after Sonia Ogiri accused Mercy Johnson of ‘witchcraft and wickedness’ This time its between Toyin Abraham and Lizzy Anjorin – two Yoruba actresses.It all started when Lizzy accused Toyin of owing a particular gossip blog and sending her followers to trail and insult her. […]

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The Osun State Government has directed its ministries, departments and agencies to immediately implement the report of the panel that recommended sacking of the workers who secured employment with forged certificates. The Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress in the state,  Jacob Adekomi,  confirmed that   422 workers would be affected. He said the NLC’s intervention […]

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Nigerian actress, Eucharia Anunobi, has said that in spite of the loss she had suffered in her life, she was still happy. Speaking during an interview on TV Contential,  a video of which was shared on the Instagram handle of the TV station, Anunobi said that although, she had lost her only child, was single with menopause ‘around […]

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