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Okorocha: Buhari Never Went For Any Medical Checkup
The governor stated that president Buhari never went for any medical checkup as insinuated by some Nigerians. He added that the president only visited a Nigerian military officer receiving treatment in a Berlin hospital.
Bloody Police, Soldiers Face-off Averted In Abakaliki
A deadly showdown between policemen and soldiers in Abakaliki, capital of Ebonyi state, was quickly nipped in the bud and averted on Saturday.
Chibok Schoolgirls, Parents Reunite Amid Tears And Joy
According to the girls, they stayed without food for more than 30 days. And when their parents finally saw them, for the first time in over 900 days, they quickly dissolved into a mix of tears and joy.
Serena Williams
Serena Williams Defends Sexuality, Poses For Cover Shoot
Serena Williams, 35, is one female successful tennis genius and greatest champion with a striking African body, posing on the cover of Fader Magazine, she defends her sexuality.
Buhari Visits Wounded Nigerian Army Officer In Germany
President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday in Germany visited Nigerian military officer, Brigadier Sani Aliyu, receiving treatment in a Berlin hospital.
FRSC
Traffic Violation: FRSC Prosecutes 42 Offenders In Asaba
The offenders have been charged with 115 traffic offences. One was convicted for dangerous driving and assault on a road marshal on duty.
Police
Communities Clash Over Forest; 3 Persons Injured, Property Destroyed
The warring communities were fighting over ownership of a forest believed to be a source of revenue generation in the area. Meanwhile, police have arrested two suspects in connection with the incident.
Court Fines Catholic Church $50,000 Over Sex Abuse Charges
A court in Buenos Aires on Saturday ordered the Catholic Church to pay $50,000 to a former seminarian who alleged he was sexually abused some 25 years ago by an Argentine archbishop.
Shiite: Police Remand 44 Members In Jos
The members were arrested for going ahead with their procession which the police said they had advised against. According to the force, peace on the Plateau was still fragile and they envisaged violence arising from the procession.
Troops Nuetralise Another Male Suicide Bomber In Adamawa
Troops of operation Lafiya Dole in Adamawa State on Saturday morning shot dead a suspected suicide bomber near a military base.
Biting Fingernails Can Cause Skin Infection– Expert
The medical expert stated that the fingernail is an ideal location for bacteria to grow, adding that it can easily get transferred to the mouth and other parts of the body. Therefore, biting fingernails can result in infection
Chibok Girls: I Facilitated Negotiations With Boko Haram – Shehu Sani
Senator Shehu Sani, representing Kaduna Central, has come out to say he was the one who linked the Swiss government with commanders of Boko Haram for release of the Chibok girls.
Nigerians And Misconceptions
Adedoyin Adediwura xrays the issue of general misconception among Nigerians on sensitive issues using Obama's daughter summer job as a case study.
cultists
Cultism: Rivers Govt Gives Groups 48-hour Ultimatum To Embrace Amnesty
Rivers State government has given a 48-hour ultimatum to unrepentant cultists to accept the amnesty programme or face the consequences. The government has vowed to go after all those who fail to comply.
Ondo Election: NSCDC Denies Training Thugs For PDP
The security agency denied carrying out training of thugs for any political party in the State as alleged by the APC. It called the allegation ''reckless and baseless'' while urging Nigerians to disregard it.
jobs
Dam To Provide Over One Million Jobs In Kaduna – Minister
The multipurpose dam has a reservoir capacity of about 186 million. It could also generate 2.2 megawatt of electricity and supply water to 2.2 million people in the surrounding communities up to the ancient city of Zaria.
Pipelines
Military Discovers Skulls in Militants’ Shrine
The Joint Military Task Force in the Niger Delta announced that it had raided militants shrine and discovered human skulls. It also announced that it has arrested oil thieves in the troubled region.
Arms Probe
Aisha Belongs In My Kitchen And Other Rooms — Buhari
From far away in Germany, President Muhammadu Buhari has responded to a BBC interview granted by his wife, Aisha, in which she said she may not campaign for him in 2019.
UCH Doctors Strike Called Off After Three Days
The five-day strike embarked upon by resident doctors at the University College Hospital in Ibadan has been suspended after three days of action.
Man Arrested For Raping 3-year-old Girl In Zaria
The victim has been taken to General Hospital for medical examination. Meanwhile, the accused admitted committing the crime, but said he was under satanic influence. He would be charged to court after investigation, according to police.
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