• Kaduna government donates N100m for rebuilding damaged churches, mosques

    Kaduna government donates N100m for rebuilding damaged churches, mosques

    Governor Nasir el-Rufai has donated N100 million to support the rebuilding of damaged churches and mosques destroyed during ethno-religious crisis in Southern Kaduna communities.

    Announcing the donation during the unveiling of public apology billboards by five communities from Jama’a, Kachia, Kaura, Sanga and Zangon Kataf, El-Rufai said his government had drafted a bill to set up the Kaduna State Peace Commission in fulfilment of the promises he made in 2015.

    He said that the commission, which is expected to be established after […]

  • Damaged airport runways may cause major accident – Operators

    Damaged airport runways may cause major accident – Operators

    Airline operators have called on the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) to avert imminent tragic accident by urgently rehabilitating the runways at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos and the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, which have degenerated over the years and are now damaging aircraft gears on landing and take-off.

    The latest aircraft involved is a private jet with registration number VQBRZ, which landing gear was damaged at the domestic runway of the Lagos airport, R18L yesterday and […]

  • We will reconstruct Boko Haram-damaged North-east, says Buhari

    We will reconstruct Boko Haram-damaged North-east, says Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday inaugurated the Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative, PCNI, under the chairmanship of Theophilus Danjuma, a retired

  • Ndlea’s Alleged Torture Damaged Baba Suwe’s Health- producer Yomi Fabiyi Says

    Ndlea’s Alleged Torture Damaged Baba Suwe’s Health- producer Yomi Fabiyi Says

    Babasuwe is currently very sick with a claim by another theater practitioner linking his health status to his ordeal in the hands of security operatives five years ago.

    Nollywood comic actor, Babatunde Omidina, popularly known as Baba Suwe is currently going through a tough health situation, according to Yomi Fabiyi, a thriving Yoruba actor.

    Putting out a public statement, Yomi claims Baba Suwe’s health deterioration is as a result of the seasoned actor’s torture at the hands of the National Drug Law […]

  • 13-year-old boy Generates Power From Butter Containers & Damaged Solar Panels (Photos)

    13-year-old boy Generates Power From Butter Containers & Damaged Solar Panels (Photos)

    A 13-year-old boy who finds old margarine tubs and damaged solar panels from rubbish around the slum communities, has invented a device that has amazed people as his photos have gone viral.

    “The ingenuity of people never ceases to amaze us. Tony is a 13 year old boy who finds old margarine tubs and damaged solar panels from rubbish around the slum communities. He then wires it all up, connects a switch, lights and a USB charging point.

    “Now […]

  • World’s largest aircraft damaged in crash landing

    World’s largest aircraft damaged in crash landing

    The world’s largest aircraft suffered cockpit damage on Wednesday after nosediving while landing on its second test flight, but there were no injuries, according to the craft’s manufacturer.

    The 92-metre-long Airlander 10, part helicopter and part airship, came down at Cardington Airfield in Bedfordshire, south east England.

    “Airlander sustained damage on landing during today’s flight,” said Hybrid Air Vehicles (HAV). “All crew are safe and well and there are no injuries.”

    Amateur footage of the landing showed the craft suddenly pitching forward and […]

  • Niger Delta Avengers warns ExxonMobil not to repair damaged facility

    Niger Delta Avengers warns ExxonMobil not to repair damaged facility

    Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), the militant group claiming responsibility for various pipeline bombings in the Niger Delta, has warned ExxonMobil not to repair its vandalised Qua Iboe terminal blasted by its operatives last Monday.

    The group warned in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Mudoch Agbinibo, that if they make any attempt to repair the terminal, something worse will happen.

    “We are warning Exxonmobil not to carry out any repair work on the blown pipeline. If they refuse and go ahead with […]