INSECURITIES

GREENFIELD STUDENTS:Bring the N100m ransom from CBN_Gumi tells FG…

Ahmad Gumi, prominent Islamic cleric, has asked the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to pay the N100 million demanded by the abductors of Greenfield University students, Kaduna state.  Several students were abducted on April 18 when gunmen attacked the school. The kidnappers have since killed five of the students and threatened to kill 17 of them still in

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INSECURITIES

Boko Haram Kidnapped Greenfield University Students, Not Bandits — Sheikh Gumi–

Controversial Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, has stated that Boko Haram terrorists are the ones behind the abduction of students of Greenfield University, Kaduna. Twenty-two students and a member of staff of the institution were abducted from the school campus along the Kaduna-Abuja highway on April 20 and within a week, five of them were

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INSECURITIES

“We are better together than divided” – Bola Tinubu begs, says “I have no where else to go”

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has appealed to those clamouring for secession to jettison such idea. In a goodwill message at a Special Ramadan Prayer Tafsir lecture held at the Lagos House, Marina, on Sunday, Tinubu maintained that Nigeria is better together. He said the drums of war

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CELEBRITY GOSSIPS

Reno Omokri writes Pope, lists ‘many sins’ of Father Mbaka..

Reno Omokri, former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, has asked Pope Francis, world leader of the Catholic Church, to investigate Ejike Mbaka, a priest in Enugu state, for his alleged involvement in political matters. In a letter to the Vatican, Omokri accused Mbaka, spiritual director of Adoration Ministry Enugu, Nigeria (AMEN), of making false allegations

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INSECURITIES

Niger state govt debunks viral video of Boko Haram terrorists forcefully converting people to Islam..

The Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello, has debunked a video circulating on social media alleging that Boko Haram terrorists are forcefully converting people to Islam in the state. The video was shared by many handles on Twitter including a former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, who said it happened in territories captured by Boko Haram in

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GOVERNMENT

Shoot On Sight Anyone Who Attempts Jailbreak, Nigerian Government Orders Security Operatives

Aregbesola gave the order at an emergency meeting with NCOs Squadron Commanders, Field Commanders and Heads of Armed Squads. The Nigerian government has ordered the personnel of the Nigeria Correctional Service to shoot on sight any internal and external aggressor on Custodial Centres. Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola gave the order at an emergency meeting

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OPINIONS

Buhari embarrassed Africa by begging U.S. to fight Boko Haram: Ghanaian Journalist…

Ghanaian journalist Kwesi Pratt Jr says it was “disgraceful” to hear President Muhammadu Buhari, a retired Major General, urge the United States to support Nigeria in combatting security challenges across the country. In a virtual meeting with the U.S. Secretary of State, Anthony Blinken on Tuesday, Mr Buhari said AFRICOM should be relocated to Africa to

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CELEBRITY GOSSIPS

‘She’s lying and embarrassing us’ — family of Lagos amputee hawker breaks silence…

Mary Daniel, the now-viral Lagos amputee hawker, whose story has continued to fetch her massive goodwill from Nigerians, lied to evoke sympathy, TheCable can report.  The 27-year-old lady has been in the public eye ever since she was spotted hawking sachet water in the Oshodi area of the state despite her condition. In a blink, she

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CELEBRITY GOSSIPS

Mbaka wanted contracts for supporting Buhari but was refused him, says Garba Shehu

Presidency says Ejike Mbaka, spiritual director of the Adoration Ministry (AMEN), once brought three contractors to President Muhammadu Buhari and was rebuffed. This, Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman said, was behind Mbaka’s call on Buhari to resign over the worsening insecurity in the country. In a statement released on Friday, titled “Father Mbaka is everything apart form what he

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CELEBRITY GOSSIPS

UFC 261 salaries revealed: Kamaru Usman bags $1.5million payday for knocking out Jorge Masvidal..

Nigerian UFC champion, Kamaru Usman was paid a whopping $1.5million (£1.1m) for his recent victorious fight which saw him retain UFC welterweight title at UFC 261.  The Nigerian Nightmare 33, dropped his American opponent, 36, at 1 minute, 2 seconds of the second round of their fight last Saturday in front of 15,000 fans in Florida.  Kamaru cashed in

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MISCELLANEOUS

Lagos state hands over amputee sachet water hawker to her kinsmen..

The Lagos State Government says it has handed over the amputee sachet water hawker, Mary Daniel, to leaders of Igala Community in Lagos State. Princess Aderemi Adebowale, Special Adviser to Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Civic Engagement, made this known in a statement signed by Mr Sola Ogunmosunle, Director, Public Affairs Department, Office of Civic Engagement,

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