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Daily Archives: April 7, 2021

Over 100 killed in clashes in Ethiopia’s Afar, Somali regions

Over 100 killed in clashes in Ethiopia’s Afar, Somali regions

Border clashes between Ethiopia’s Afar and Somali regions have killed at least 100 people, a regional official said, in the latest outbreak of violence ahead of national elections in June. About 100 civilians, many of them herders, were killed since [...]

April 7, 2021 Africa
Tanker accident causes gridlock on Oshodi-Isolo expressway

Tanker accident causes gridlock on Oshodi-Isolo expressway

Tragedy was averted yesterday when a tanker with registration number MKA-663ZF conveying 44,000 litres of PMS crashed on a Toyota Camry at 5-Star Bus Stop, which led to heavy gridlock on Oshodi-Isolo Expressway. According to eyewitnesses, the crash occurred when [...]

April 7, 2021 Incidents
How 19-year-old raped woman to death in Kwara

How 19-year-old raped woman to death in Kwara

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has nabbed Sodiq Adams, 19, for allegedly raping a woman to death. Mr Adams allegedly raped Aishat Sanni on Friday at a farm in Esie in Irepodun Local Government Area of Kwara State. According [...]

April 7, 2021 Crime
Buhari's Driver Detained By DSS Dies

Buhari’s Driver Detained By DSS Dies

Master Warrant Officer Saidu Afaka, official driver of President Muhammadu Buhari, who was recently detained by the Department of State Services after tricking his principal to sign a fraudulent document to make millions of naira is dead. A statement by [...]

April 7, 2021 General
Debts Exceeded Revenues In Lagos, Cross River, FCT, Others

Debts Exceeded Revenues In Lagos, Cross River, FCT, Others

The debts of four states exceeded their net revenues by more than 400 per cent, the Fiscal Responsibility Commission has said. The states are Lagos, Osun, Cross River and Ogun. The FRC in its report ‘Debt sustainability analysis of state [...]

April 7, 2021 Finance