Anambra State Police Command has arrested one Prophet Ekene Adoji who allegedly sexually assaulting a 13-year-old boy at his church, Jesus Miracle Ministries, Ifite, Awka. The suspect was said to have been on the run since August, 19th, 2016.
Islamic terrorist organization, ISIS also known as ISIL has announced that it's founding member and chief strategist Abu Muhammad al-Adnani who urged followers to carry out attacks on Western civilians while serving as the terrorist movement’s chief spokesman and propagandist has been killed by airstrikes in Aleppo, Syria.
Singer and actress Selena Gomez has revealed that she'll be taking time away from the entertainment scene as a precautionary measure, as her Lupus disease can bring forth side effects such as panic attacks, depression and anxiety.
The former Miss California called 911 and accused Chris Brown of pointing a gun at her head. Well, it's now been revealed that she's a suspect and wanted in NYC for questioning in a theft at a hotel. TMZ reports below...
Sacked Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin, on his facebook page this morning slammed the minority leader of the House, Leo Ogor, who he has indicted in the budget padding scandal. Read his statement on Ogor below..
Cameroonian football player Samuel Nlend has been sacked by a top Egyptian football club after tests revealed he was HIV positive. Egyptian Premier League side Al Ittihad sacked the 21-year-old just four days after signing a three year contract with him.
Following the loss of lives of about 5000 Nigerians in road crashes resulting from tyre bursts since 2010 till date, the Federal Road Safety Corps has resolved to intensify its sensitization and education Programmes to ban the use of food-based and substandard sealing pastes mostly used by Vulcanizers to fix tyres across the country.
FC Ifeanyi Ubah's Brazilian coach Rafael Everton had boasted that his team are going to win the Nigerian league after his team climbed up to third spot on the league table after pipping league leaders Wikki Tourists over the weekend.
A six story building under construction as a hotel collapsed this morning on 444 Crescent , Citec Villas , Gwarinpa. The incident happened at about 1.00 am. Five laborers were trapped inside and three have been rescued by combined efforts of the Police, NEMA and FEMA. The iron rods used for the pillars gave in like wood and the concrete work were said to be as brittle as ordinary sand. Efforts are still going on to rescue the two innocent laborers trapped under the rubble. More photos after the cut.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC have seized two choice shopping malls allegedly acquired by a serving Resident Electoral Commissioner, Gesil Khan, with her share of a bribe dished out by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ahead of last year’s general elections.
President Buhari, over the weekend strongly assured existing and prospective foreign investors that their investments in Nigeria will be fully secured and protected. Speaking at a bilateral meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, on the sidelines of the sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) in Nairobi, Kenya, President Buhari outlined several steps taken by his administration to secure the country and ease doing business in Nigeria.
Governor Ayo Fayose Stomach Infrastructure train led by Special Adviser to the governor on Stomach Infrastructure, Sunday Anifowose was at Ijesha Isu Ekiti in Ikole LG yesterday Sunday August 28th where they handed some portions of rice to some of the state residents. More photos after the cut.
In a bid to avert incidents of Lassa fever and other vector-borne diseases in Lagos State, a non-governmental organisation, Phosguard Fumigant Limited, in partnership with the state government, has introduced a bounty, ‘Kill rats, make money.’
With the right knowledge and attitude, you can make your bank account grow faster. “If you have trouble putting money aside in a savings account, maybe the solution is to stop struggling and put things on autopilot,” says a Money Talks News financial expert, Stacy Johnson.
The naira fell to a new low of 414 against the United States dollar on Sunday amid the continued scarcity of foreign exchange in the country, with economic experts predicting further pressure in the forex market this week.
A former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Chief Olu Falae, has submitted to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission an email correspondence between him and a former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party’s Board of Trustees, Chief Tony Anenih.
Troops of 4 Brigade Nigerian Army involved in the field training exercise nicknamed "CROCODILE SMILE" mounted on gunboats and speedboats have been making tremendous progress as they also raided suspected criminal hideouts in the creeks around Ajaosolo, Okogho, Opumani, and Obodo general area.
A clearing agent, Mr. Sikiru Olanrewaju, has lost his life after leaving his wife and children at home to have fun with his girlfriend in the Abule Egba area of Lagos State. PUNCH Metro learnt that 37-year-old Olanrewaju died shortly after having rounds of sex with his lover on Surulere Street.
In a new notice released on the 28th of August 2016 via the website of Afe Babalola University, fresh and returning undergraduate students for the 2016/2017 Academic session were briefed on new rules, including the ban on smartphones. In their words,
These photos of a young black man and his alleged older white lover has been making the round on social media. The woman is said to be in her 70s. Love doesn't care about age...:-). More photos after the cut...
Press statement from antigraft agency EFCC. A certain kind of drama almost always plays out when EFCC arraigns an accused person in court. The defence counsel would immediately apply for court bail. However, if the court temporarily denies the application, the counsel would again rise in open court and passionately plead with the trial judge to allow his client remain in EFCC holding facility, pending the determination of bail, or, where his application was granted, pending fulfilment of bail conditions.
Sacked Chairman of the House of Representatives committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin has released another statement disclosing how Speaker Yakubu Dogara, House leader Femi Gbajabiamila and others who have been in the House of Reps before this present administration have received well over N 10 billion in allowances.
The US First Lady sat down with Variety magazine to talk Pop Culture and how her husband used that to make an impact...of course among other things she said. Read below from Variety Ten days before delivering the best-received speech at the Democratic National Convention, first lady Michelle Obama was in her East Wing office describing an entirely different appearance she was about to make that was poised to have an equally notable impact. This story first appeared in the August 23, 2016 issue of Variety. Subscribe today. That was Carpool Karaoke, the insanely popular segment on CBS’ “Late Late Show,” in which she sat in the passenger seat with host James Corden and belted out renditions of Stevie Wonder’s “Signed, Sealed, Delivered I’m Yours,” Beyoncé’s “Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It),” and Missy Elliott’s “Get Ur Freak On” as they circled the driveway on the South Lawn. “First of all, I was riding in a car with somebody else, without the Secret Serv
The Imo State Police command on Monday arrested one Mrs Ngozi Anyanwu and her son, Goodluck Anyanwu, for allegedly stealing a baby boy from a maternity clinic in Isiala Mbano LGA of the state. Parading them before newsmen, the Imo state Commissioner, Taiwo Lakanu said that he received the news of the disappearance of a new born baby on August 19, 2016 and efforts were immediately put in place to recover the child and arrest the Kidnappers. This turned out successful 48 hours later .
Marnie Simpson, one of the contestants at Celebrity Big Brother has been branded disgusting by fans after she revealed that she had defecated on someone while having sex before. She made the shocking revelation in last night' episode after Renee Graziano and Aubrey O’Day asked:
Visiting US Secretary of State, John Kerry, had a meeting with President Buhari at the state House Abuja. He also had a meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama and some state governors. More photos after the cut.
Minister of Niger Delta, Usani Uhuru Usani, yesterday presented a report from the audit carried out by a Technical Audit Committee on projects of the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs since 2009. According to the Minister, findings by the audit committee showed that 90% of the N700 billion projects the ministry had awarded since 2009 had not been completed. According to him, a total sum of N414 billion had been paid to various contractors handling projects in the region while an outstanding balance of N230 billion is still needed to complete all projects. He added that most of the projects were in paper as their exact locations could not be found. See a graphical representation of the findings by the audit committee below.
80 former Niger Delta agitators graduated from the Innoson Kiara Academy in Enugu State last weekend. The graduates without any supervision produced a 36 sitter bus to honour President Buhari and appreciate his commitment to the Amnesty Programme and the Niger Delta Region.
Sixteen Amnesty delegates who successfully graduated from the Royal Air Jordanian Academy recently visited the Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta Affairs Brigadier General Paul Boroh(rtd) on their arrival from Jordan on Wednesday, August 24. More photos after the cut.
A student at University of Pittsburgh, 22 year old Grant Birdsong, had to be rescued around 2 a.m after his stunt aimed at pleasing a woman went horribly wrong. He had to be rescued by emergency services after 4 hours of being trapped between buildings at Atwood Street and Oakland Avenue in Oakland, Pittsburgh.
Troops on Operation Lafiya Dole stationed at Darul Jamel on the fringes of Sambisa forest in Borno State, yesterday evening successfully repelled an attempted attack on their location by Boko Haram terrorists. The terrorists attempted to storm the troops location at about 10.00pm, but paid dearly as the troops killed several of them including two senior commanders that led the attack.
Suzy Cortez, Miss BumBum Brazil 2015 has continued her Thot ways towards Barcelona and Argentina football star Lionel Messi, by uploading sexy snaps showing her wearing just a g-string and the Barcelona player's jersey despite the fact that Messi's partner Antonella Roccuzzo warned and blocked her from his IG page earlier this year.
A powerful earthquake rocked Italy overnight killing at least 22 people. People were crushed by falling buildings and a lot more buried alive under rubble as they slept. The 6.2-magnitude quake hit at around 3.30am local time and was so powerful it rocked buildings in the centre of Rome more than 100 miles away and was felt across Italy. As daylight dawned, residents, civil protection workers and even priests began digging out with shovels, bulldozers and their bare hands, trying to reach survivors
Twelve players who represented Nigeria in the 2016 Rio Olympics and 7 officials who accompanied them, including coach Samson Siasia, have arrived back in Nigeria while others returned to their various bases. The Dream Team won the only medal (Bronze) for Nigeria at the Olympics following their 3-2 victory over Honduras in the third-placed match.
Top Nollywood actress Funke Akindele is celebrating her birthday today. She's currently in London with her boyfriend and she showed off the (Balenciaga Sneakers) she got as a pre-birthday gift from him. They also kicked off the celebrations with others. Another photo after the cut...
A 35-year-old woman simply identified as Addie, who was born with a conjoined twin attached to her bum bum says she has never had a boyfriend and has never been intimate with a man because of her deformity and that she barely has a social life because she was bullied & had self-esteem issues