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Armed Robbers

3 Robbery Suspects Shot Dead In Attempt To Escape Arrest In Port-Harcourt

Rivers Police Command said its men had shot dead three armed robbery suspects who tried to escape after being arrested in the course of their operation in Eleme.  Mr Ben Ugwuegbulam, the command’s Spokesman, stated this in Port Harcourt on [...]

May 3, 2013 Crime
Jonathan

FG To Construct Ship Building Yard.

Determined to develop the ailing Nigerian shipping business and create jobs for the unemployed youths, the President Goodluck Jonathan’s government is perfecting plans to establish a shipbuilding yard in the country. The ship building yard, when completed, is expected to help [...]

May 2, 2013 Real Estate
Bayelsa-accident

Three Killed, As Jeep Plunges Into River

A Sport Utility Vehicle, Wednesday plunged into the Orashi river at Mbiama on the Rivers State end of the East-West road bordering Bayelsa in the Ahoada West local government area, killing three of its occupants. A woman who reportedly survived [...]

May 2, 2013 Incidents
Okada Rider Hanging

Okada Rider To Die By Hanging

A 25-year-old commercial motorcyclist, known in local parlance as okada rider,  Etenuwoma Oghenero, has been sentenced to death by hanging by an Isiokolo High Court of Justice, for armed robbery. The convicted armed robber who hails from Ethiope East Local [...]

May 2, 2013 Law
lawan

Court Fixes May 10 For Ruling On Rep. Lawan’s Application

An FCT High Court on Thursday fixed May 10 for ruling in an application seeking to quash charges against Farouk Lawan, former Chairman, House of Representatives Ad Hoc Committee on Fuel Subsidy Regime Lawan is standing trial alongside his Vice [...]

May 2, 2013 Law
Naomi Oni

Nigerian Charged Over Acid Attack On Another Nigerian In London

After a young Nigerian woman, Naomi Oni’s face was left severely scarred by acid thrown on her in east London in December, police have charged another Nigerian woman, Mary Konye, over the incident. Naomi Oni, 21, was partially blinded and [...]

May 1, 2013 Law
The Federal Government has ordered the retrenchment of no fewer than 20000

FG Orders Sack Of 20,000 PHCN Workers

FG Orders Sack Of 20,000 PHCN Workers – The Federal Government has ordered the retrenchment of no fewer than 20,000 workers of the Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN, ahead of takeover by successful bidders of its assets. The Bureau for [...]

April 29, 2013 Power
3bedroom-bungalow-house

Home ownership options for low income earners BY MAUREEN AZUH

Home ownership options – Most working class people desire to own a house but have no means of doing so, MAUREEN AZUH writes on alternatives for such people   Everyone desires to have a house of their own. But like everything else under [...]

April 27, 2013 Real Estate
Goodluck Jonathan

Oil Business Scammers using My Name. – Jonathan.

Speaking through his spokesman, Reuben Abati, Jonathan described the reported oil business as a scam, warning Nigerians to be wary of it. Addressing State House correspondents in Abuja last night, Abati said: “This is to draw attention to the reports [...]

April 26, 2013 General
Communal Conflict Claims 7 Lives In Cross River

Communal Conflict Claims 7 Lives In Cross River

Cross River – Inter communal conflict between the people of Nko in Yakkur Local Government Area and their neighbours in Oyadama in Obubra local Government Area of Cross River State started afresh last Thursday. A similar conflict, two years ago, claimed [...]

April 15, 2013 Strife and sectarian violence
sheik_gumi

Destination Of All Suicide Bombers Is Hell, Sheik Gumi Says

Sheik Gumi – Hell is the destination of all suicide bombers, fearless cleric Sheik Ahmad Mahmud Gumi warned today in a sermon SaharaReporters monitored in New York. He pointed out that while young men commit suicide, they ought to reflect that [...]

April 15, 2013 Strife and sectarian violence
Lamido Sanusi Advocates Drug Test

Lamido Sanusi advocates drug test for political office seekers

Lamido Sanusi advocates drug test for political office seekers – Lamido Sanusi – The Central Bank Governor, Lamido Sanusi, on Saturday advocated for drug test for all those seeking elective political office, to ascertain that they are not drug addicts. Mr. [...]

April 14, 2013 Health issues
Cynthia Osokogu

Pathologist Describes Shocking Details Of Cynthia Osokogu’s Murder In Court

The post-mortem examination of the body of the late Cynthia Osokogu revealed that she died from asphyxia – absence of Oxygen supply to the body, a pathologist told the court on Friday. Ms. Osokogu, 24, was allegedly drugged and murdered [...]

April 12, 2013 Crime
Why Nigerian Graduates Are Not Employable

“Why Nigerian Graduates Are Not Employable” – Prof. Julius Okojie

“Why Nigerian Graduates Are Not Employable” – Prof. Julius Okojie – National Universities Commission has blamed Nigerian Universities for producing graduates that are not suitable for available jobs. NUC Executive Secretary, Prof. Julius Okojie, said the quality and focus of [...]

April 12, 2013 Education
Sir Robert Edwards

Test-tube baby pioneer Sir Robert Edwards dies

Test-tube baby pioneer Sir Robert Edwards dies – Sir Robert Edwards The world’s first test-tube baby, Louise Brown, has led the tributes to the pioneer of IVF, who has died aged 87. [covertplayersinglevideo trvideoid=”FnWfW2bK0j0″ trdisplaytype=”5″ trnumbervideosdisplay=”” trvideoperpage=”36″ trthumbnailwidth=”155″ trthumbnailheight=”100″ trpopupwidth=”500″ trpopupheight=”350″ [...]

April 10, 2013 General
Lady Killed by Ritualist Jos

Lady Killed By Ritualists, Found Dead Without Eyes & Tongue

Lady Killed By Ritualists, Found Dead Without Eyes & Tongue – Lady Killed By Ritualists – Ritual killers on Monday struck in Jos, killing and removing the eyes and tongue of a young lady in Twanchit Village at Tudun Wada in [...]

April 9, 2013 Incidents
Made In Togo Juju

Made In Togo Juju

Togo Juju – Advance Fee Fraud, popularly known as “419” in Nigeria, is not news to an average countryman. However, what many are unaware of is the deeper dimensions it has taken in some parts of the country. While the Economic [...]

April 7, 2013 General
Yam production

Setting up one hectare seed yam farm

Setting up one hectare seed yam farm – Seed yam otherwise called yam-planting material is the most essential input of yam tubers production. It is important in terms of its quantity and quality. The quantitative aspect rests on the fact that [...]

March 30, 2013 Agriculture
How to Drastically Reduce Unemployment

How to Drastically Reduce Unemployment – SULEIMAN HARUNA

Unemployment – One of the most critical questions facing any government today is how it could reduce the spate of unemployment among its citizens. No country, whether big or small can deny this problem. Instead of employment however, what is becoming [...]

March 29, 2013 Key sectors
life and love

Important ‘A’ Words That Strengthen Relationships – Love & Life by Aidy Thomas.

We can never be tired of looking for ways to make life and living a better experience. The level of your innovative/creative ability will go a long way to actually enhance the quality of your relationships. This may involve trying [...]

March 10, 2013 General
With a net worth of $16.1bn as of March 2013With a net worth of $16.1bn as of March 2013

Dangote Now World’s 43rd Richest Man | Top 21 Richest Nigerian Billionaires

Dangote Now World’s 43rd Richest Man | Top 21 Richest Nigerian Billionaires – With a net worth of $16.1bn as of March 2013, the President, Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has moved up in the latest world richest ranking to [...]

March 5, 2013 Business
LASU More Students May Get Killed

LASU: Why More Students May Be Killed

LASU: Why More Students May Be Killed – Not a few Nigerians were jolted by the news of the murder of a fast rising hip hop artiste, Damola Olaniyan aka Damouche at the gate of the Lagos State University, Ojo [...]

March 5, 2013 Strife and sectarian violence
Mr. Tobechukwu Enyinna Onwuhara,

Mr. Tobechukwu Enyinna Onwuhara Nigerian Scammer On FBI Most Wanted List Captured

Mr. Tobechukwu Enyinna Onwuhara, A notorious US born Nigerian fraudster who was placed on the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) ‘Most Wanted list’ has been captured after eluding authorities for over four years. Mr. Tobechukwu Enyinna Onwuhara, 33, described [...]

February 25, 2013 General
Policemen attached to Ilemba Hausa division have arrested a 30-year-old man who allegedly stabbed his brother, a Merchant Navy to death while he was asleep.

Jealous Brother Hacks sibling to Death.

Jealous Brother Hacks sibling to Death – Policemen attached to Ilemba Hausa division have arrested a 30-year-old man who allegedly stabbed his brother, a Merchant Navy to death while he was asleep. The incident, occurred at the early hours of Wednesday [...]

February 23, 2013 Crime
kano health killings

FG, Kano Move Against Wazobia FM Over Killings of Health Workers

FG, Kano Move Against Wazobia FM Over Killings of Health Workers – The Federal Government, Wednesday, said it has begun a move to discipline the owners of Cool FM/Wazobia, the media house which broadcast the anti-polio immunisation campaign that led [...]

February 21, 2013 General
Church Pastor

Nigeria Will Boil If You Kill Our Holiness – Rev. King’s Church Members.

Nigeria Will Boil If You Kill Our Holiness – Rev. King’s Church Members. – Members of Chukwuemeka Ezeugo’s church, have warned Nigerians to be prepared for dire consequences, if their General Overseer, popularly known as Reverend King, is indeed killed [...]

February 18, 2013 Religion
Nigeria Health Statistics

Nigeria Has The Highest Cancer Death Rate In Africa -WHO

Nigeria Has The Highest Cancer Death Rate In Africa -WHO – The recent alarm on rising global incidence of cancer by the World Health Organisation (WHO) should worry African countries, including Nigeria, where the disease is most prevalent. Available statistics [...]

February 16, 2013 Health issues
Soursop Fruit Cure

Soursop Fruit Kills Cancer 100 Fold better Than Chemotherapy.

Soursop Fruit Kills Cancer 100 Fold better Than Chemotherapy. – Raymond Kirlew, Yvonne Kirlew of Discovery Bay, St Ann, and Florida radio host Dr Dennis Grant, hold leaves and a soursop from the soursop tree behind them. ON THE verge of [...]

February 14, 2013 Health issues
Lord Lugard

What Lord Lugard Thought About Nigerians – An Excerpt from The Dual Mandate in British Tropical Africa…Written Over 80 Years Ago

“In character and temperament, the typical African of this race-type is a happy, thriftless, excitable person. Lacking in self control, discipline, and foresight. Naturally courageous, and naturally courteous and polite, full of personal vanity, with little sense of veracity, fond [...]

January 30, 2013 Colonial era
A-Nigerian-train

Lagos – Kano Train Route Starts Dec 20

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) announced yesterday that rehabilitation of the rail tracks from Lagos to Kano ha s been completed adding that the mass transit train service would commence operations on December 20, 2012.“This formal launch would be announced [...]

January 12, 2013 Key sectors