•As tension mounts over news of One Million Boys attack By Evelyn Usman Three suspected ritualists  were almost lynched by a mob at Ladipo area of Lagos yesterday, over an alleged abduction of two persons in the area. This is just as pandemonium broke out in some parts of Lagos, followingContinue Reading

One of Nigerian borders …As state inaugurates task force on restriction of interstate movement By Peter Duru The Federal Government has directed security agencies to stop Cameroonian refugees fleeing the southern part  from gaining entrance into Nigeria through Kwande Local Government Area of Benue State to check the spread ofContinue Reading

Gov Nasir el-Rufai By Ibrahim Hassan ….Says ‘I’m getting better ….Attends virtual meeting chaired by his deputy Governor Nasiru el-Rufai of Kaduna State, yesterday debunked insinuations that he was admitted in the Intensive Care Unit, ICU, due to coronavirus , COVID-19, complications, saying he   was fine and getting better everyContinue Reading

•Govt says 97 persons undergoing testing By Ndahi Marama The United Nations, yesterday, said the aid worker, who died of complications from Coronavirus, COVID-19, in Borno had no travel history outside the state. Edward Kallon, the UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, said efforts are being made to traceContinue Reading

…Warns against large gatherings during Ramadan By Olasunkanmi Akoni LAGOS—GOVERNOR Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State, yesterday, declared that the enforcement of wearing of face mask in public places in the state will commence next week. Sanwo-Olu said this during a statewide media briefing on the fight against the COVID-19 inContinue Reading

•Asks states to shut borders simultaneously •Urges sit-at-home, use of internet for sermons at Ramadan By Ibrahim Hassan Wuyo LAGOS — The Jama’atu Nasril Islam, JNI, under the leadership of His Eminence, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, the Sultan of Sokoto, has blamed continued spread of Coronavirus in the country toContinue Reading

By Omeiza Ajayi Eleven people who tested positive for Covid-19 in the Federal Capital Territory FCT have been discharged, the FCT Administration has announced. They were discharged on Monday night having satisfied all the necessary protocols. However, the Administration announced that it lost one patient on a day that itContinue Reading

Herdsmen By Festus Ahon – Asaba The Anglican Priest, Revd Anthony Oyi, kidnapped last weekend by suspected herdsmen on his farm at Issele-Mkpitime, Aniocha North Local Government area, Delta State, has been released with his friend after the payment of N600,000 ransom. The suspected herdsmen, who kidnapped Oyi, his wife,Continue Reading

Richard-Akinjide Ola Ajayi – Ibadan A legal luminary, Chief Richard Akinjide(SAN) is dead. He died at the age of 88. A family source said he died in the early hours of today at the University College Hospital, Ibadan. Details shortly Vanguard The post BREAKING: Richard Akinjide is dead appeared firstContinue Reading

US President, Donald Trump, said Monday the United States would take advantage of the historic drop in oil prices to replenish its national strategic stockpile, pending approval by Congress. “We are filling up our national petroleum reserves… You know, the strategic reserves,” Trump told reporters at his daily coronavirus pressContinue Reading