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Stop Illegal Connections, Meter Bypass, KEDCO Warns Customers

Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) has warned customers against engaging in meter bypass and illegal connections in its Kano franchise. The warned is contained in a statement issued by KEDCO’s Deputy General Manager, Corporate Communications,...

We’re Championing Campaign To Discourage Consumption Of ‘Ponmo’– NILEST

Nigerian Institute of Leather and Science Technology (NILEST) is championing campaign to discourage consumption of raw hides and skin in Nigeria, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Prof Mohammed Yakubu, Chairman, National Steering Committee...

Prices Of Food Continue To Rise In August- NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) stated that prices of selected food items increased in August. This is according to the NBS Selected Food Prices Watch Report for August, released in Abuja on Saturday. It said...

No Evidence Of ISWAP Or Its Operatives In Edo – Commissioner

The Edo Government has said that there was no evidence of the presence of members of the terrorist group, Islamic State in West African Province (ISWAP), in any part of the state. The denial is...

Nweke Promises To Make Enugu Tech Hub Of Southeast

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Enugu state Frank Nweke Jr, has restated his commitment to harness the potential of Enugu State to become a tech giant. He stated this...

Lagos To Observe Car Free Day On Sunday

The Lagos State Government says it is collaborating with the Lagos Urban Development Initiative (LUDI) to observe the first ever ‘Car Free Day’ in Lagos on Sunday. The Lagos State Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Frederic...
29 Fulani Herdsmen Killed By Gunmen In Military Uniforms

Suspected Herdsmen Attack Two Benue Communities, Kill 15 Persons

Gunmen suspected to be herdsmen militia have attacked two communities; Mchia and Mou, in Logo Local Government Area of Benue state leaving 15 persons dead. The Police Commissioner, Wale A. bass who confirmed the incident,...

Six Persons Dead, Eight Missing As Boat Capsizes In Benue

At least six persons have been found dead and eight others missing after a boat conveying 40 passengers from Guma to Buruku Local Government Area of Benue state capsized. The chairman of Guma local government...

Court Remands Man For Allegedly Biting Off Another’s Outer Ear

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Masaka, Nasarawa, on Wednesday, ordered that a 46-year-old man, Lucky Adalaki, be remanded in Keffi correction centre for allegedly biting off the outer ear part of one Tunde Adedeji. The...

Floods Wash Away 500 Corpses In Niger — Chief Imam

People of Mariga town of Bariga Local Government Area, Niger state are searching for more than 500 buried corpses suspected to have been washed away by Floods. This was disclosed by the Chief Imam of...
Court Grants Suswam's Aides' Application To Amend Claim Statement In Case against Ortom, BNSG

Banker Jailed 7 Years For Stealing N2.68m

An Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State has sentenced a banker, Blessing Bassey, to seven years imprisonment for stealing N2.68 million from a bank. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that  Chief...

Catholic Church Resumes Hand Shake During Mass, After COVID-19 Pandemic

The Catholic Church has announced the resumption of traditional handshake in churches, which was suspended during the COVID-19 pandemic. His Grace, Most Rev. Lucius IIwejur-Ugorji, the Archbishop of Owerri diocese said in a statement that...
Eziagulu-Otu Chieftaincy Tussle: Contenders Ask Court To Restrain Anambra

Anambra Bans Use Of Miniskirts As School Uniform

Anambra has banned the wearing of miniskirts as school uniform in all schools in the state. Commissioner for Education, Prof. Ngozi Chuma-Udeh, stated in Awka on Sunday that the announcement of the ban became necessary...

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