Tragedy has hit hard at the Nigerian acting industry as another veteran Nollywood actress passes on.
Mulikat Adegbola, a veteran Nollywood actress has died.
The death of Mulika, who was popularly known by her stage name Ashabi Iya Adinni, has caused sadness in the industry.
The actress reportedly passed on a few hours ago after a brief illness.
Top Yoruba actor, Muyiwa Ademola, has confirmed the demise.
He posted Mulikat’s photo on his Instagram page with the caption: “This is quite sad but who are […]
The Lagos State government has promised to embark on the second phase of another 114 roads to cut across the 57 council areas in the first quarter of next year, to open-up the rural areas in the state.
Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperative, Rotimi Ogunleye, who disclosed this during the 16th Professor Anthony Afolabi Adegbola Memorial Lecture organised by Ikorodu Division Resource Development Group (IDRDG), Ikorodu, Lagos, where he was conferred with a Merit Award, said provision of infrastructure remains […]
According to report, the Nigerian Air Force (NAF), says it has destroyed another set of illegal oil barges in Rivers.
Group Capt. Ayodele Famuyiwa, NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, in a statement issued on Sunday in Abuja, said the barges were filled with stolen oil.
According to Famuyiwa two of the latest barges filled with stolen oil were set ablaze by NAF Helicopters on armed patrol around Okoromabie in the South-East of Port Harcourt Refinery.
Famuyiwa explained that the third barge, […]
Nigerian security operatives have intercepted another suicide bomber who attempted to penetrate a Transit Camp of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) along Muna Garage.
While suspecting the ulterior motive of the suicide bomber with his strange behaviour, the security operatives attempted to accustom him.
But in his attempt to detonate the explosive device, he was gunned down by the officials
PRNigeria gathered that the Transit camp is used to check and screen potential displaced people before being allowed into any of the IDP camps […]
A senior Nigerian soldier was on Tuesday killed by the Boko Haram.
B.U. Umar, a lieutenant colonel and commanding officer of 114 TF battalion of the Nigerian Army was ambushed alongside his troops on Monday morning between Bita and Piridang.
“His vehicle stepped on an improvised explosive device, but he was not hurt,” a source told newsmen.
“He came out to assess the damage on the vehicle and Boko Haram opened fire and killed him in the process.”
The soldiers were said to be […]
Two men, including a Diamond Bank employee, on Friday appeared in a Federal High Court, Abuja, charged with money laundering, false declaration of assets and fraud to the tune of one million dollars.
Sada Adamu and Babatunde Faro, the bank worker, were arraigned before Justice Nnamdi Dimgba by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
Adamu was alleged to have made cash payment of the said sum exceeding the N5 million threshold stipulated by law, to Faro.
According to the charge sheet, the […]
According to reports, the Niger Delta Avengers on Wednesday claimed it has blown up another Trans Forcados Export Pipeline in the creeks of Warri South West Council Area of Delta State.
This is coming barely 24 hours after operatives of the Operations Delta Safe around Batan community repelled them from carrying out a similar attack on another pipeline that fields the Forcados Export Terminal operated by Shell/ Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) with crude on Tuesday.
The attack occurred 10:45pm on Tuesday […]
According to reports, the Federal Government on Tuesday re-arraigned leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, along with other accused on charges that include terrorism, before the third judge of the Federal High Court in Abuja.
The accused were re-arraigned before Justice Binta Nyako on amended 11 counts, comprising terrorism, treasonable felony, managing an unlawful society, publication of defamatory matter, illegal possession of firearms and improper importation of goods.
All the counts were in connection with the accused persons’ alleged […]
According to reports, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has cautioned the government over the continuous increase in fuel price despite the economic hardship in the country.
This is coming just as retail stations increased their pump price from N141 to N145, and some private marketers increased to N150.
It was also gathered that some filling stations such as Oando and Mobil filling stations opposite Magboro off the Lagos-Ibadan expressway, did not sell the products on Saturday, thereby arousing fear of an impending […]
President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday saluted the efforts of the Nigerian Army for rescuing another Chibok schoolgirl.
In his twitter handle, Buhari commended the soldiers for their gallant efforts to secure the people and territory of Nigeria, describing them as the nation’s heroes.
“I have received the heart-warming news of the rescue of another of our Chibok girls by the Nigerian Army
“I commend our troops, who continue to work gallantly to secure the people and territory of Nigeria. You are our heroes.
According to reports, the Bring Back Our Girls Group, BBOG, has reacted to the release of another Chibok girl by the Boko Haram group.
It was gathered that the released girl, Maryam Ali Maiyanga (number 198 on the list of the missing girls) was rescued Saturday morning by troops in Pulka, Gwoza area of Borno State.
Maryam was abducted along with her twin, Halima Ali (number 197), who is yet to return.
This is coming barely three weeks after the degraded Boko Haram […]