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Suspect who murdered 4-year-old for ritual dies controversially in police custody

The anguish of the parents of a four-year-old victim of ritual killing has been compounded by the death in police custody of one of his ...

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BREAKING NEWS: Gunshots, confusion in Borno as soldiers fighting Boko Haram go on rampage

According to Premium Times there is a complete breakdown of order and discipline at the 21 Brigade of the Nigerian Army with soldiers deployed to ...

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Another Army Colonel killed by Boko Haram terrorists

Another senior Army officer has been killed by suspected Boko Haram terrorists. The officer, O. Umusu, a Lieutenant Colonel and Commanding Officer, 118 Task Force ...

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Rivers re-run: Dickson seeks probe of election violence,  Congratulates Wike, winners

  Bayelsa State Governor, Henry Seriake Dickson on Tuesday commended the winners of the recent State and National Assembly re-run elections in Rivers State but called on the ...

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Insecurity: Bayelsa to strengthen ‘Operation Doo Akpo’ in 2017

The Bayelsa State Government says, plans are on to fully re-kit its security outfit, code named, ‘Operation Doo Akpo’ as well as procure additional patrol ...

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The Minister Of Defence Can’t Fire Service Chiefs – FG Responds To Rumours

The federal government led by Muhammadu Buhari has debunked internet rumours that two service chiefs – the only two who are from southern Nigeria – have ...

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Bomb attack near Cairo Coptic cathedral kills at least 25

A bombing near the Coptic cathedral in the Egyptian capital Cairo has killed at least 25 people, officials say. Dozens of others were injured in ...

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Turkey Declares Day Of Mourning After Bombing Kills 38 And Wounds 166

Deputy prime minister says outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ party may be behind attack outside Istanbul football stadium A twin bomb attack outside a football stadium in ...

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BREAKING: Twin Blasts Hit Adamawa Town; Scores Feared Dead

Twin explosions have hit Madagali in Adamawa State, with scores feared dead, witnesses said Friday. The attack occurred at a busy market early Friday. Details ...

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Armed robbers in Lagos change tactics, recession has caused them to write letters before raids

It would appear the economic recession is biting men of the underworld. Armed robbers in Lagos State appear to appreciate the desperate situation some residents ...

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Take the military out from the Niger Delta region, Clark and EU warn Buhari

A report by Vanguard News has it  the European Union has warned against the “militarization” of the restive Niger Delta region, contending that while it ...

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“No more time to waste end Boko Haram by December 2016, I am returning you to the barracks” , Buratai orders Nigerian military.

Gen Buratai has ordered the Nigerian military to wrap up Boko Haram operations in the North East by December 2016. He gave his command in ...

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World Aids Day: Gov Dickson condemns stigmatization …..targets zero prevalence rate by 2017

Bayelsa State Governor, Henry Seriake Dickson on Thursday challenged the State Agency for the Control of HIV/AIDS, Ministry of Health and other related agencies to ...

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BREAKING: Nnamdi Kanu to remain in custody as court reject bail condition.

Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, the embattled leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has been denied another chance at freedom. Share on Facebook Share on ...

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Violence against children escalates

• Survey reveals about half of all Nigerian children experience physical violence before age 18 • Less than half of all who experienced violence tell ...

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