• FRSC confirms one death in Abakaliki auto crash

    FRSC confirms one death in Abakaliki auto crash

    According to reports, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has confirmed the death of a middle-aged man in an auto crash that occurred on Sunday in Abakaliki.

    Mr Sunday Iyamah, Ebonyi FRSC Sector Commander, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Abakaliki, that the accident occurred at Hill Top-Water Works junction.

    He said that it involved an articulated vehicle and a motorcycle.

    “The motorcyclist died, his passenger was injured while the driver of the articulated vehicle was unhurt.

    “Preliminary investigation shows […]

  • Only one Chibok girl has a baby, says Osinbajo

    Only one Chibok girl has a baby, says Osinbajo

    Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has said that only one of the 21 released Chibok girls has a baby.

    On Thursday evening, Osinbajo led some top government officials to visit the girls at the DSS Medical Centre, Airport Road, Abuja, where they are currently receiving medical attention.

    Osinbajo, who was accompanied by the Director-General of the DSS, Mr. Lawal Daura; Minister of Information and Culture, Mr. Lai Mohammed; Minister of Women Affairs, Senator Aisha Alhassan; Minister of State, Budget and National Planning, Zaynab Ahmed; […]

  • Ondo workers suspend one month strike

    Ondo workers suspend one month strike

    One month after embarking on an indefinite industrial action, organised labour leaders in Ondo State on Thursday evening suspended their strike.

    The workers down tools following the failure of the government to pay them their six months salaries.

    The decision to put the strike on hold was taking on the last fourth-day of the extensive deliberations between the unions and the government, held at the Government Cocoa Conference Hall in Akure, the state capital.

    At the meetings, the government is always represented by […]

  • Sokoto: Nigeria’s only LG without secondary school gets one

    Sokoto: Nigeria’s only LG without secondary school gets one

    The only local government area in Nigeria without a secondary school has just secured one.

    Gudu Local Govern­ment Area in the state has suffered the misfortune of having some of the worst statistics in education in the world.

    Apart from not having a senior secondary school to cater for its esti­mated 120,000 residents, a 2013 survey showed that out of 1,890 students in ju­nior secondary schools in the local government area, only one was a female.

    However, at the week­end, Sokoto State Executive […]

  • Suspected militants kidnap 5 expatriates, kill one in Calabar

    Suspected militants kidnap 5 expatriates, kill one in Calabar

    At least five foreign expatriates and two Nigerians were on Wednesday kidnapped at the Idundu axis of the Calabar-Oban road by suspected militants.

    The incident occurred around 6am when the foreigners and their Nigerian colleagues working for MacMahon Construction Company were on their way to work.

    The construction firm is located at the Mfamosing Plant of United Cement Company Nigeria Limited in Akamkpa Local Government Area of Cross River State.

    The company is said to be one of the major contracting firms to […]

  • “Happy one month wedding anniversary without you” Woman celebrates husband who died few days after their wedding

    “Happy one month wedding anniversary without you” Woman celebrates husband who died few days after their wedding

    Today, May 24th is the one month wedding anniversary of Sok Rath Mony and her husband. Unfortunately the young woman from Phnom Penh, Cambodia will be celebrating the day alone as her husband died just few days after their beautiful wedding.

    “Happy one month anniversary without you” she entitled the post which is written in Cambodia, along with photos from their wedding, honeymoon and on his death

  • ‘After we got intimate, I know he was the one for me’- Uche Nnanna gushes about Hubby

    ‘After we got intimate, I know he was the one for me’- Uche Nnanna gushes about Hubby

    Actress turned moviemaker, Uche Nnanna who married her dream man, Spain-based Nigeria, Richard Maduka, two years ago has been enjoying her marital bliss since then.

    The couple has a cute son and recently and in a recent interview, the Abia State movie star revealed that it was only when she got intimate with her husband that she knew he was the one meant for her.

    “We met through a mutual friend who introduced me to my husband and we only dated for […]

  • Nanny kidnaps one year old boy in Calabar … photo

    Nanny kidnaps one year old boy in Calabar … photo

    According to Facebook user, Chioma Peters, this one year old boy was kidnapped by his nanny in Calabar, Cross Rivers state. She shared the photo below and wrote…

    “I’ve just been informed that a group member’s nephew, David Ekpedeme Robinson (a boy of 1 year, 5 months+) has been taken away by the nanny. They live in Calabar, Cross River State. Please if you or anyone you know has an information about this little boys whereabout or anything that will help in […]