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Despite payment of N2 million ransom, kidnapped pastor found dead

Nigeria, April 6 -- A Lagos-based pastor, Fredrick Aramuwa, who was recently kidnapped in Ondo State has been found dead. Mr Aramuwa was said to have been kidnapped on the Idoani-Ifira Road in Ifira ... Read More


Again, gunmen abduct two Chinese expatriates in Osun

Nigeria, April 6 -- Two Chinese expatriates have been abducted at a mining site in Osun State. The expatriates, Zhao Juan (33) and One Wen (50) were abducted at a mining site located Okepa/Itikan vil... Read More


Insecurity: Gunmen allegedly kidnap family of five in Ondo

Nigeria, April 6 -- Gunmen have reportedly kidnapped a family of five from Ajowa Akoko in Akoko North-West Local Government Area of Ondo State. The victims were reportedly accosted on their way to th... Read More


Osinbajo, Tinubu, Kukah mourn Yinka Odumakin

Nigeria, April 4 -- Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has commiserated with the family of the late Afenifere spokesperson, Yinka Odumakin. Mr Odumakin died on Saturday at the intensive care unit of the La... Read More


Fire razes Ibadan auto spare parts market

Nigeria, April 3 -- A midnight fire Saturday has razed the Araromi auto spare parts market in Agodi-Gate, Ibadan, Oyo State. Sources told our correspondent that the inferno started when power was res... Read More


Afenifere, Gani Adams, activists, others react to Yinka Odumakin's death

Nigeria, April 3 -- The Pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, has reacted to the death of its National Publicity Secretary, Yinka Odumakin, who died in Lagos on Saturday morning. His death com... Read More


Makinde hails PDP as party fixes date for South-west Zonal Congress

Nigeria, April 2 -- The Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has hailed the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the national level for re-affirming the date for the South-west Zonal Congr... Read More


Insecurity: We cannot continue like this - Diya

Nigeria, April 2 -- Former Chief of General Staff Oladipo Diya has called on President Muhammadu Buhari's government to work harder to solve the nation's security challenges. Mr Diya, who was the de ... Read More


N122 million Fraud: Without providing evidence, NCC says culpable officials 'sanctioned'

Nigeria, April 1 -- The Nigerian Communications Commission on Tuesday said appropriate sanctions had been meted to the officials enmeshed in a N122 million fraud "as set out in the NCC Staff Handbook.... Read More


N122m fraud: Without providing evidence, NCC says officials enmeshed in fraud 'sanctioned'

Nigeria, April 1 -- The Nigerian Communications Commission on Tuesday said appropriate sanctions had been meted to the officials enmeshed in a N122 million fraud "as set out in the NCC Staff Handbook.... Read More