Govt shuts Oshodi market, relocates traders.

The Lagos State Government has shut the Owonifari Market in the Oshodi area and relocated affected traders and shop owners to a newly built Isopakodowo Market in the Bolade area, also in Oshodi.The government has also started the fencingoff of the road set back on Agege Motor Road, from the Ilupeju end of Oshodi to […]

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Boy in ISIS video is my grandson – Nigerian man Claim

A London-based cab driver,SundayDare, has said a young boy nicknamed Jihadi Junior, who appears in an Islamic State video is his grandson.Nigerian-born Dare made the claim in an interview with Channel 4 Newson Monday.The boy, Isa Dare, was featured in a shocking new ISIS execution video wearing military uniform and declaring, “We are goingto kill […]

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Mass sexual attack in Germany inflames migrant debate

German authorities said on Tuesday that coordinated attacks in which young women were sexually harassed and robbed by hundreds of young men on New Year’s Eve in the western city of Cologne were unprecedented in scale and nature. The assault, which went largely unreported for days, set off a national outcry after the Cologne police […]

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US Marine charged with murder of his Sorority sister

A 20-year-old U.S. Marine was arrested Tuesday morning by the U.S. Marshals Service in Arizona and charged with murder in connection to the New Year’s Day shooting death of a 20-year-old University of North Texas student during a traffic incident, according to police. The Denton Police Department obtained an arrest warrant for Cpl. Eric Jamal […]

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Mum gives birth to son in hospital car park

Little Kai Taafe made his grand entrance in the back of a Volkswagen Golf outside a hospital in Ireland. His mum – 26-year-old Elaine – gave birth to the 7lb baby as maternity staff raced toward the make shift deliver room last Wednesday morning, reports the Irish Mirror . Elaine’s father Harry, who is from O’Hanlon […]

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$2.1bn arms deal: We didn’t know compensations were from arms fund – Nduka Obaigbena

Chairman of ThisDay newspapers and president of Newspapers Proprietors Association of Nigeria (NPAN) Nduka Obaigbena has written to EFCC on allegations he received part of the controversial arms deal money. In a letter yesterday, Obaigbena said his company and NPAN didn’t know that the N670million compensation they got from the office of the National Security […]

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Photos: Yola South Main market gutted by fire

Goods worth millions of Naira was lost in a fire incident that occurred in the early hours of this morning at the Yola South main market in Adamawa state. The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained. Men of the state fire service have arrived the scene and are working to put out […]

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