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Panic In Abuja As Military Fighter Jets Fly Over Houses

There has been panic in Jikwoyi, Nyanya and Karu satellite areas of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, over some military fighter jets reportedly hovering over houses and creating deafening noises, Punch reports. Residents told journalists that the jets had been combing the areas since Saturday in “a war-like manner.” It ...
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Enugu Railway: Police Arrest 14 Vandals

The Nigerian Railway Police Command, on Monday, paraded 14 suspects that specialise in railway property theft and vandalism in some parts of the Eastern zone of the establishment, Nigerian Tribune reports. Parading the suspects before newsmen in Enugu, Area Commander in-charge of the Eastern District Police Area Command, Henry Njoku, ...
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WAEC Reschedules English Language Exam To Sept. 29

West African Examinations Council has postponed the English Language paper earlier scheduled to hold on Saturday, September 22, Punch reports. WAEC revealed this on their Twitter handle, @waecdirect, when a candidate wanted confirmation of the postponement of the paper. The examination body tweeted: “English Language papers will be written on ...
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JUST IN: INEC Bars Video Recording In Polling Booths During Osun Election

The Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof Mahmood Yakubu, has said voters will not be allowed to go inside polling booths with their telephones, cameras and any other devices that can record images, Punch reports He said this on Monday in Osogbo at the stakeholders’ forum organised ahead of ...
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Police Arrest Suspected Killers Of Imo Catholic Priest

The operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Imo State police command have arrested the suspected killers of Rev Fr.Jude Egbom of St Patrick’s Catholic church, Amucha, in the Njaba Local Government Area of the state, Punch reports. Egbom was on Monday night along Nkwerre-Anara Road shot dead ...
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Housewives Fight Dirty Over Widower In Anambra

Two married housewives reportedly stripped themselves naked in a brawl over the ownership of a widower in Okpoko community in Ogbaru local government area of Anambra State, Nigerian Tribune. The two women, a civil servant and a petty trader (names withheld) were said to had clashed over their relationship with ...
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Manholes, Flood Put FCT Residents On Edge

Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) may boast of good roads but safety in some of the roads are now being threatened by manholes, Daily Sun report. In Utako, Jabi, Wuse, Area 1, and Apo, manholes litter everywhere, causing concerns among residents. The concerns are coming on heels of increasing ...
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Kwara Teachers Protest, Threaten Strike Over 4-Month Salaries Arrears

The teachers, who went around Post Office, Unity, Taiwo and other major parts of the state capital, said the protest became necessary as 10 of their colleagues died as they were unable to pay their medical bills. Deceased teachers They listed the dead to include Mrs Oyedepo Funke, Asa Local ...
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Gunmen kill Catholic priest, one other in Imo

Tragedy struck in Nkwerre, in the Nkwerre Local Government Area of Imo State on Monday after some gunmen killed a Catholic priest, Rev. Fr. Jude Egbuom, and made away with his vehicle. The gunmen were also said to have killed a youth who had yet to be identified. The man ...
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EZ Farming Institute To Boost Agriculture, Empower Youths

In its quest to contribute to the growth of agricultural sector in Nigeria, as well as creating an easy platform of farming to communities and youths across the country, an emerging farm networking organisation, EZ Farming, has instituted a platform for the younger generation to be a successful in the ...
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