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Catholic church may bar Father Mbaka from preaching – Archbishop Adewale Martins

Adewale Martins, the Catholic Archbishop of Lagos has revealed that Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, might be banned from preaching over continous violation of the doctrines of the Catholic Church. The Catholic Archbishop said this while reacting to the prophecy of the Spiritual Director of Enugu-based Adoration Ministry about Hope Uzodinma becoming the Governor …

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FG willing to fund community policing – Chief Of Air Staff, Sadique Abubakar

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar has disclosed that the Federal Government has expressed its support for community policing and willingness to fund it.  Speaking to newsmen after a meeting with President Buhari alongside other service chiefs, Abubakar also disclosed that the Nigerian Air Force has taken possession …

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Professor arrested over baby factory in Kano

An academic, Professor Solomon Musa Tarfa has been arrested by the Kano State Police Command over an alleged baby factory operating in the state.  Nineteen inmates of both sexes and various ages were rescued in a raid carried out on December 25, 2019 at the orphanage home ‘Du Mercy Children Development …

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South-west governors turning ‘Amotekun’ into Christian militia- MURIC alleges

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has accused South West governors of having a hidden agenda to turn the newly created regional security outfit, Amotekun, ito a ”Christian militia”. In a statement released by its director, Ishaq Akintola, MURIC alleged that an ongoing recruitment by the security outfit has mandated applicants to submit …

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President Buhari nominates IMF director, Kingsley Obiorah, as CBN Deputy Governor

President Buhari has sent the name of Dr Kingsley Isitua Obiora to the Senate for confirmation as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria. In a letter to President of the Senate, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan, President Buhari said the nomination was in accordance with the provision of Section 8(1) (2) …

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Seven adults, two children burnt beyond recognition in fatal accident in Ogun

No fewer than nine people, seven adults and two children were burnt to death after a commercial bus went up in flames while on motion, at Ijebu-Ife area, along Ore-Ijebu-Ode-Sagamu expressway today Thursday January 16th. A statement from the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Ogun State Command,  said the 19-seater bus belonging to …

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Reverse ruling on Imo governorship election- PDP tells Supreme court

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, Uche Secondus, alongside members of the party’s National Working Committee, has called on the Supreme court to reverse its January 14th ruling annulling the election of its candidate, Ihedioha Emeka as governor of Imo state and replacing him with APC’s Hope …

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We will ensure we sustain efforts to end child marriage- President Buhari

President Buhari today vowed that his government will sustain on-going efforts to end child marriage and improve girl-child education in the country. The President said this while commissioning the headquarters building of the Federal Ministry of Women Affairs in Abuja. The President said it is the collective duty of all to …

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It may take us 20 or 30 years but Nigeria has plans to also land in space – Minister of Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu

Ogbonnaya Onu, Nigeria’s Minister of Science and Technology, says Nigeria still has the dream of joining the league of countries in space exploration even if it takes her 20 or 30 years to fulfill this dream.  The Minister said this when he spoke at the 2020 National Convention of the Izzi …

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Nine oil bunkering suspects handed over to EFCC

Nine crew members of a motor vessel ‘MV Salvation’ allegedly involved in illegal oil bunkering have been arrested by the Nigerian Navy and handed over to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Benin Zonal Office.  The suspects identified as Tamuno Abereniboye, John Gwuene, Simon President, Nice Bien, Daniel Aghovwieokpo, Prince Ogun, Jabu Kimidengiyefa, …

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