• Sales girl engages police officer in fight, tears uniform in Abuja

    Sales girl engages police officer in fight, tears uniform in Abuja

    A Gudu Upper Area Court, Abuja, on Monday granted a 23-year-old sales girl, Ekaete Nwen, bail in the sum of N50, 000 for allegedly tearing a police officer’s uniform.

    The presiding officer, Alhaji Umar Kagarko, ordered the defendant to produce one reliable surety who must reside within the court’s jurisdiction.

    Kagarko adjourned the case till Sept. 28 for hearing.

    Nwen of Gwarinpa village, Abuja, is standing trial on a two-count charge of assault and obstructing a public servant to discharge his function.

    Prosecutor Adeniyi […]

  • Drama as pastor exhumes charms, pot containing lifeless pigeon from salon in Abuja

    Drama as pastor exhumes charms, pot containing lifeless pigeon from salon in Abuja

    A hairdressing salon owner, Mrs. Arikpo Michael Happiness, in the Lugbe area of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja, was reportedly thrown into shock at the weekend as a pastor exhumed charms from her salon.

    Happiness, who hails from Ugep in Yakor Local Government Area of Cross River State, was said to have invited the pastor, Prophet Abubakar Emmanuel Ajodo, General Overseer of In His Presence Prayer Mission, Abuja, to pray over her business, since while others in the business were […]

  • Slain RCCG preacher buried in Abuja … See photos

    Slain RCCG preacher buried in Abuja … See photos

    The remains of Eunice Olawale, the Redeemed Christian Church of God preacher that was killed in Abuja have been committed to mother earth.

    Her burial was attended by her husband, seven children, and numerous members of her family, as well as members of the RCCG.

    Other notable dignitaries at the burial included a representative of the First Lady of Nigeria, Pauline Tallen; the Senior Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina; former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwezili; and […]

  • SEE photos from service of songs for murdered Redeemed pastor in Abuja

    SEE photos from service of songs for murdered Redeemed pastor in Abuja

    A service of songs was held for murdered Redeemed Christian Church of God pastor, Eunice Elisha in Kubwa, Abuja today.

     

    The remains of the 42-year-old mother of seven, who was murdered while preaching the gospel of Christ at the Gbazango-West area of Kubwa, would be buried on Saturday July 23, which is coincidentally her

  • Remi Tinubu just spent N75 milllion to sponsor a protest against me in Abuja – Dino Melaye cries out

    Remi Tinubu just spent N75 milllion to sponsor a protest against me in Abuja – Dino Melaye cries out

    Senator Dino Melaye has alleged that Senator Remi Tinubu has released N75 million to sponsor a protest against him. He made the allegation in a post on his Facebook wall yesterday night.

    He wrote;

    A civil rights movement, Committee for the Defence of Women’s Rights, has uncovered a plan by the wife of a former governor of Lagos State and chairman, Senate Committee on Women Affairs, Mrs. Oluremi Tinubu to sponsor a protest against Senator Dino Melaye this coming Wednesday in Abuja.

    The […]

  • Dangote Donates Food Items to IDPs in Abuja

    Dangote Donates Food Items to IDPs in Abuja

    As part of its philanthropic gesture, the Dangote Foundation has delivered food items to alleviate the suffering of the vulnerable and the indigent in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

    The food items, worth millions of Naira, was last Thursday presented to the Minister of the FCT, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello.

    Receiving the items, the Minister said he was impressed by the gesture and promised to ensure that the beneficiaries get the products.

    The Acting Secretary of Social Development, Bolanle Irene Elegbede, who represented […]

  • Buhari’s daughter ‘Halima’ at her call to bar in Abuja … See photos

    Buhari’s daughter ‘Halima’ at her call to bar in Abuja … See photos

    See photos of Halima Buhari Sheriff, daughter of President Muhammadu Buhari at her call to bar in

  • EFCC seals First Group office in Abuja over alleged $200 Billion scam

    EFCC seals First Group office in Abuja over alleged $200 Billion scam

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday sealed a Dubai real estate firm, The First Group, over a phony $200 billion deals.

    Several documents, including a list of high profile patrons, were recovered from the premises.

    The anti-graft agency is screening the list.

    A prominent Nigerian may have lost about $402,000 (N136.6 million).

    This is the second in some of the deals, it was learnt time since May the EFCC has raided the firm, which is allegedly involved in assisting politicians to launder […]

  • Atiku at unveiling of “We are all Biafrans” in Abuja … photos

    Atiku at unveiling of “We are all Biafrans” in Abuja … photos

    Former Vice President and chairman of the occasion, Atiku Abubakar, Chido Onumah, author and Dr (Mrs) Oby Ezekwesili were all present at the public presentation of “We are all Biafrans” written by Chido Onumah at Yar’Adua Centre, Abuja on Tuesday, 31-05-2016. Also in attendance were Environmental rights activist, Nnimmo Bassey, Tope Fasua, DG Shehu Yar’Adua Centre and Ms Jackie Farris.

    Former Vice President and chairman of the occasion, Atiku Abubakar, Chido Onumah, author and Dr (Mrs) Oby Ezekwesili were all […]

  • Photos of National Assembly Staff Allegedly Stabbed to Death by a Motorcyclist in Abuja

    Photos of National Assembly Staff Allegedly Stabbed to Death by a Motorcyclist in Abuja

    A staff of the National Assembly, Suleiman Bello was  stabbed to death by an unknown motorcyclists popularly known as Okoda riders at Kubwa, Abuja yesterday April 28th. According to eyewitnesses, Bello who was driving a Toyota Camry got into a heated argument with a motorcyclist at Bhyanzin Junction after he rammed his car into a parked van while trying to dodge the.

    Motorcyclist who was driving on a wrong lane. As the argument ensued, the motorcyclist brought out a dagger and […]