Pastor to die by hanging for murder

  An Ondo State-based Pastor, Kolawole Samson, has been sentenced to death by hanging for killing…

IGP, south-east governors strike deal on community policing

Governors in the south-east have finally reached an agreement with Mohammed Adamu, inspector-general of police (IGP),…

Fleeing ex-DG of Imo State Broadcasting Corporation who stabbed wife to death arrested

The Imo State Police Command has arrested 82-year-old Theophilus Okere, a retired Director General of the…

Rivers has infected my manager with COVID-19, says owner of demolished hotel

Promise Gogorobari, owner of Prodest Hotel, Eleme, which was demolished for allegedly flouting lockdown order in…

SSS refuses to free journalist granted bail by court

Nigeria’s secret police, the SSS, in Akwa Ibom State, South-South Nigeria, on Friday, refused to obey…

I had my brother killed over N1.7m cash, but we found only N300,000 — Suspect

A 20-year-old man has narrated how he organised and hired some men to kill his elder…

Ayade orders arrest of illegal tax collectors, suspends transport agency

The Cross River State Governor, Prof Ben Ayade, has ordered the arrest of illegal tax collectors…

Oyo COVID-19 cases rises to 233 — 143 from one company

The number of COVID-19 cases in Oyo has risen to 233 out of which 143 are…

Bauchi: We spend N4,500 daily on meals of each COVID-19 patient

The Bauchi state government says it spends N4,500 daily on the meals of each patient admitted…

COVID-19: FG to dispatch experts to re-engage Yahaya Bello

The Federal Government, on Thursday, announced that a ministerial team of experts would soon be dispatched…

COVID-19: Kano discharges 40 health workers

The Kano state government says it has discharged 40 health workers infected with COVID-19 at the…

Edo govt flays misleading video on Dangote truck allegedly intercepted by NDLEA

The Edo State  government has slammed a video circulating on social media with a footnote that…

Umahi bans movement of cattle in Ebonyi, says ‘I struggle with cows to enter Govt House’

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has banned movements of cattle in the state capital, Abakaliki…

Oil workers account for 60% of COVID-19 cases in Rivers, says Wike

Oil workers are responsible for 60 per cent of COVID-19 cases recorded in Rivers State, Governor…

Akeredolu names Adeleye Amotekun commander

Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has announced the appointment of Adetunji Adeleye as the Commander of…

Senator: Niger military stepped in when soldiers left Sokoto residents at the mercy of bandits

Ibrahim Gobir, senator representing Sokoto east, says soldiers from Niger Republic moved in to Sokoto when…

NCDC: Only one COVID-19 test done in Kogi

Out of 35,983 samples tested in 36 states and the federal capital territory (FCT) so far,…

Police arrest couple, Oyo cleric’s aides over abduction of 12 year old twins

The Oyo State Police Command, on Monday, paraded seven suspects in connection with the abduction of…

Lockdown: Kaduna announces new days for free movement

The Kaduna State Government has adjusted the two-day window for free movement to Wednesday and Thursday.…

10 COVID-19 patients in Bauchi overdose on vitamin C

Rilwanu Muhammed, chairman of Bauchi State Primary Healthcare Development Agency (BSPHCDA), says 10 COVID-19 patients in…

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