Plateau: Murder of 230 Igbos in Jos, fake news, malicious rumour – Police

Plateau: Murder of 230 Igbos in Jos, fake news, malicious rumour – Police

The Police Command in Plateau has described as fake, the speculations that unidentified persons killed 230 Igbos in Jos. ASP Ubah Ogaba, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the command, dismissed the report in a statement on Sunday in Jos. The social media had been agog with reports that a luxurious bus conveying commuters […]

Buhari is delusional – Wole Soyinka

Buhari is delusional – Wole Soyinka

“It’s like there’s some delusion about this thing, a kind of mental delusion about this thing. What is it?” Mr Soyinka asked. Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka has queried President Muhammadu Buhari’s insistence on establishing grazing routes around the country despite public outcry against the policy. He said the president may be suffering from “mental delusion.” […]

I haven’t declared interest in 2023 election, says Osinbajo, amid campaign posters

I haven’t declared interest in 2023 election, says Osinbajo, amid campaign posters

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says he has not declared to run for president in 2023 as campaign posters and similar materials appear on social media and the street. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says he has not declared to run for president in 2023 as campaign posters and similar materials appear on social media and the […]

IGP to policemen: Treat IPOB members as criminals, you’ll get more bullet-proof vests

IGP to policemen: Treat IPOB members as criminals, you’ll get more bullet-proof vests

The Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali, has charged police operatives in Delta to step up the fight against the criminal activities of the separatist group IPOB. Usman Alkali has charged police operatives in Delta to step up the fight against the criminal activities of the separatist group IPOB. “In fighting crime, you may be trying […]

Bandits invade Nigerian Defence Academy, kill three soldiers, abduct others

Bandits invade Nigerian Defence Academy, kill three soldiers, abduct others

A witnesses said three soldiers were killed and several officers, including at least two majors, were abducted. Nigerian Defence Academy in Kaduna, killing three officers and abducting several others. A civilian witness who works in the fortified facility as a support staff member told Peoples Gazette that the incident occurred overnight on Tuesday. The witnesses […]

Olu Of Warri Reverses ‘Curse Placed On Nigeria’ By His Grandfather

Olu Of Warri Reverses ‘Curse Placed On Nigeria’ By His Grandfather

The newly-crowned Olu of Warri, Tsola Emiko has reversed an ancestral curse that he said was placed on Nigeria by his grandfather. This was stated on Saturday by the 37-year-old monarch during his coronation as the 21st ruler of Warri Kingdom in Delta state. While delivering his inaugural speech, he said the curse was placed […]

Gov Lalong Begs Ondo For Forgiveness Over Killing of its citizens

Gov Lalong Begs Ondo For Forgiveness Over Killing of its citizens

Governor of Plateau state, Simon Lalong has appealed to government and residents of Ondo for forgiveness as a result of recent attack on their people. Recall that 22 travellers on August 14 from Ondo passing through Jos were reportedly killed along Rukuba road in Jos north LGA, Plateau state. According to report, the travellers who […]

AGF Malami Urges Court To Dismiss Igboho’s Suit

AGF Malami Urges Court To Dismiss Igboho’s Suit

The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami (SAN), on Wednesday, prayed Justice Ladiran Akintola of the Oyo State High Court sitting at Ring Road in Ibadan, to strike out the suit filed before him by Yoruba nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, on the ground that the court lacks the […]