19 die in road crash in Kastina
Nineteen people were killed when a truck veered off of the road in northern Nigeria's Katsina state, a road safety official said on Saturday. "The accident happened around 7:00 am (0600GMT) on Friday when the driver lost control due to fatigue and overloading," Ibrahim Abdullahi of the Federal Roads Safety Commission told AFP. "We evacuated…
Police arrest alleged serial killer, four others in Lagos
A notorious cult member and alleged serial killer, Ibrahim Abdullahi, a.k.a. Tiny, whose name sends shivers down the spines of residents of Satellite Town...
INEC yet to declare one reps result in Bauchi, issue certificates of return to NASS members-elect
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is yet to declare the result of Zaki Federal Constituency in Bauchi State over election issues in the area.
Military rescues 2 soldiers, 4 civilian kidnap victims in Niger Delta
The joint military force deployed to the Niger Delta on Friday said it freed two of its soldiers and four civilians abducted by suspected Niger Delta militants.
NSCDC arrest 3 herbal medicine vendors in Borno
The Borno Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) said it had arrested three herbal medicine vendors who disguised as employers to defraud unemployed youths.
Fulani herdsmen, southern Kaduna indigenes agree to end attacks, killings
A milestone for the cessation of attacks and killings in Southern Kaduna communities was achieved at the weekend, when Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), the umbrella body of the Fulani herdsmen.....
Suspended lawmakers resume sitting
The six suspended members of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly have resumed sitting, the Speaker of the State of Assembly, Ibrahim Abdullahi has said.
Troops avert suicide bombing, sniper kills terrorist
A military sniper averted what would have been another disaster yesterday morning as he shot dead a suicide bomber suspected to be targeting the Internally Displaced ...