• Nigerian family escape death after deadly snake attack their home (Photos)

    Nigerian family escape death after deadly snake attack their home (Photos)

    Justice Youngface Ndubueze posted the photos on Facebook and wrote

    Justice Youngface Ndubueze posted the photos on Facebook and

  • King Wasiu Ayinde’s Daughter Comes Under Attack After Revealing How She was Duped

    King Wasiu Ayinde’s Daughter Comes Under Attack After Revealing How She was Duped

    Dami, daughter of King Wasiu Ayinde Marshall, said she pain money into an unknown account after she got this message. Surely, she is joking, right?

    Dami, daughter of King Wasiu Ayinde Marshall, said she pain money into an unknown account after she got this message. Surely, she is joking,

  • Boko Haram Plans To attack Abuja, US embassy Warns

    Boko Haram Plans To attack Abuja, US embassy Warns

    According to reports, the United States, US, Embassy in Nigeria has warned of an imminent Boko haram attack in Abuja.

    The US embassy in an emergency message urged its citizen’s resident or doing business in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, to be security cautious.

    The mission said information available at its disposal points in the direction of Boko Haram as the possible attackers.

    According to the embassy, the attackers’ likely targets would be hotels frequently visited by Westerners.

    It, however, disclosed that there is […]

  • Militants vow to attack more oil facilities over Tompolo and others

    Militants vow to attack more oil facilities over Tompolo and others

    Niger Delta militants on Saturday vowed to blow up more oil facilities in the region if the Federal Government fail to drop the charges against a former militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo, also known as Tompolo.

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission declared Tompolo wanted in February over an alleged N45.9bn fraud and charged him to court in absentia.

    The leader of the Niger Delta Peoples Democratic Front, General Playboy, urged the Federal Government to leave Tompolo and any indigene from the oil-rich […]

  • Militant groups attack Clark’s PANDEF over comments

    Militant groups attack Clark’s PANDEF over comments

    Leader of Pan Niger Delta Elders Forum (PANDEF) Chief Edwin Clark, yesterday came under severe criticism from three different militant groups in the region over his comment at the weekend where in described militants as criminals.

    The groups, the Reformed Egbesu Boys of the Niger Delta (REBND), the Niger Delta Sea Dogs (NDSD) and the Niger Delta Sea Commandos (NDSC), which hitherto subscribed to the peace move being spearheaded by PANDEF, has denounced its support for the group.

    They have consequently aligned […]

  • Panic, shock as Air Force conducts mock terrror attack in Lagos

    Panic, shock as Air Force conducts mock terrror attack in Lagos

    Passengers at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport in Lagos got more than they bargained for yesterday  as the Nigerian Air Force conducted a simulation exercise on counter-terrorism.

    No fewer than three persons sustained injuries during the exercise. Among those affected was an old woman on a wheel-chair, travelling outside the country.

    Just as the mock terrorists stormed the airport and started shooting sporadically, she fell from her wheelchair  out of shock and allegedly broke her teeth.

    Another traveller, a young woman, flung her […]

  • DPO stabbed as hoodlums attack police headquarters in Anambra

    DPO stabbed as hoodlums attack police headquarters in Anambra

    About 16 hoodlums armed with machetes and other dangerous weapons on Sunday night invaded Ogidi Police Divisional Headquarters in Idemili North Local Government Area, Anambra State, injuring the Divisional Police Officer, (DPO), Mr Hassan Musa and four other policemen.

    Sources said the bandits  who tied white bands on their heads stormed the station at about 9pm as they beat the armed policemen at the gate before forcing their way into the  station  from where they made straight to the counter where […]

  • 5 terrorists, 1 soldier die in failed suicide attack in Borno

    5 terrorists, 1 soldier die in failed suicide attack in Borno

    Troops have foiled two suicide bomb attempts targeted at a military location in Yamtakei in Gwoza Local Government Area in Borno on Thursday and killed five terrorists involved in the attempts.

    One soldier also died in the failed attempts.

    According to a statement by the army spokesman, Col. Sani Usman, issued in Abuja on Friday, at about 9.45 p.m. a suspected female suicide bomber attempted to enter the military location in Yamtake, but a vigilant sentry on duty gunned her down and […]

  • How female suicide bombers attack IDP camp, NNPC station in Maiduguri

    How female suicide bombers attack IDP camp, NNPC station in Maiduguri

    It was gathered that the Nigerian Police on Saturday confirmed that nine persons were killed in two suicide bomb attacks in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.

    The Borno State Commissioner of Police, Damien Chukwu, told journalists that the first incident occurred at the entrance to Bakassi Camp, a camp for Internally Displaced Persons, after the early morning Islamic prayer.

    According to Chukwu, a female suicide bomber mingled with a group of people returning from the mosque at a few minutes to seven […]

  • Gang kills man, 70, in revenge attack

    Gang kills man, 70, in revenge attack

    A man in his late 70s, Alhaji Bala Gishiru has been murdered in a revenge killing that took place in the ancient city of Kano.

    The late Gishiru, who was said to be a local hunter, was killed by a gang of rival thugs, 24 hours after his own son, Jamilu Bala, was fingered as a prime suspect in the murder of one Musa A Yusuf.

    The tragic killing of Yusuf followed a disagreement that occurred over the outcome of a local […]

  • Gunmen kill seven people in Kaduna village attack

    Gunmen kill seven people in Kaduna village attack

    At least seven people have been killed and several others injured following an attack by suspected herdsmen at Kaninkon village in Jema’a Local Government Area of Kaduna state.

    The latest attack came barely two weeks after gunmen invaded Godogodo village in the same local government, killing over 40 people and burning down houses.

    According to a resident of the area, the gunmen invaded the village on Thursday. They killed the village head and six others.

    The latest attack has ignited tension in neigbouring […]