How soldiers blocked Lagos judicial panel from accessing military mortuary in Ikoyi


Army personnel on Friday prevented members of the Lagos judicial panel on police brutality and incidents of the #EndSARS from assessing the mortuary at the Military Hospital in Ikoyi.

The panel went to the hospital 'unannounced' on investigation into the shooting at Lekki tollgate where dozens of #EndSARS protesters were reportedly killed.

"This year, I nearly took my own life" - BBNaija's Khloe celebrates 27th birthday with racy photos


Former Big Brother Naija housemate, Abiri "Khloe" Oluwabusayomi, turned 27 on Thursday, Oct 29.

To celebrate her special day, the reality TV star and fashion entrepreneur dropped some spicy photos on Instagram.

Return my late father’s judges robes’ - Ndoma-Egba begs mob who invaded his Calabar home


Former senate leader, Victor Ndoma-Egba, has appealed to the people who broke into his house to return the robes of his late father who was a judge.

Ndoma-Egba’s residence was among the property targeted during the unrest in Calabar, capital of Cross River, last week.

Desmond Elliot apologises for calling youths ‘children’ during #EndSARS protest


Desmond Elliott, the lawmaker representing Surulere constituency 1 in the Lagos State House of Assembly, has apologised for referring to the youth who reacted to the Lekki shootings on social media as “children”.

Third Mainland Bridge to be completely closed for two days


The federal government has announced a two-day total closure of the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos state for  “concrete work on some sections”. 

Olukayode Popoola, federal controller of works in the state, who disclosed this on Thursday, said the closure would begin from midnight of October 30 and end at midnight of November 1.

EndSARS: Davido, Omokri others slam Desmond Elliot over 'negative' comment on social media, celebrities


Desmond Elliot, the lawmaker representing Surulere constituency in the Lagos state house of assembly, has come under fire again after his comment about social media.

The actor cum politician had earlier denied claims that he was pushing for a bill to regulate social media.

US Election: Hackers steal $2.3m from Trump's campaign fund


President Donald Trump's campaign lost $2.3 million to hackers days to the presidential election

The money was stolen from the Wisconsin Republican Party’s account that was being used to help reelect Trump in the key battleground state.

#EndSARS: Anambra judicial panel gives complainants two weeks to submit memoranda


The judicial panel of inquiry constituted by the Anambra State Government  has given those who have complaints against the disbanded police outfit to file them within two weeks.

Ganduje reinstates media aide suspended for criticising Buhari during #EndSARS protests


Kano state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje has reinstated his spokesman, Salihu Yakasai, whom he suspended for criticising President Muhammadu Buhari.

Tanko-Yakasai had during the protest against police brutality expressed dismay over Buhari’s failure to address the concerns of Nigerians.

Why we oppose Okonjo-Iweala’s election as WTO DG - US


The United States has explained why it is against the election of Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as the next director-general of the World Trade Organisation (WTO).

In a statement issued by the office of the US trade representative on Wednesday, the world power said the WTO is in dire need of reform and must be “led by someone with real, hands-on experience in the field”.

Lagos businessman reveals how DCP Abba Kyari extorted him of over N41m as SARS commander


Deputy commissioner of police (DCP), Abba Kyari, has been accused of extorting over N41 million from Afeez Mojeed, a Lagos-based businessman. 

According to TheCable, in a document Mojeed said the extortion was done in 2014 when Kyari was the officer in charge of the now disbanded special anti-robbery squad (SARS) in Lagos. 

Nigeria’s active COVID-19 cases drop to 3,137 as over 58,000 recovers


Eight months after Nigeria recorded its index case of coronavirus in February, the number of persons who have recovered from the virus has now surpassed 58,000.

Some escapees from Edo Prison returns to crime, commits murder, armed robbery


Some of the inmates who escaped from two prisons in Edo State few days ago has already returned to crime.

About 1,993 prisoners had fled the two Correctional Centres in Benin City, the capital of Edo state, during the jailbreak following the crisis that trailed the #EndSARS protests.

BBNaija's Nengi makes Nollywood debut in ‘Rattle Snake’ remake


Rebecca Nengi Hampson, a finalist in the 2020 Big Brother Naija show, has made movie appearance in the remake of forthcoming Nollywood film, 'Rattle Snake: the Ahanna Story'

The reality TV star took to her Twitter page on Wednesday to share a thriller of the Play Networks project wherein she featured.

Despite wide support, US refuses to back Okonjo-Iweala for WTO DG


Despite wide support for Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the United States has expressed its opposition to her emergence as the director-general of the World Trade Organisation (WTO),

The former Nigeria's finance minister had on Wednesday won the popular vote by a wide margin during the meeting of the heads of delegation of the WTO but the body could not reach a consensus.

Man uses biscuits to lure and rape his neighbor’s 7yrs old daughter in Enugu


A 29-year-old man, Ogbu Christian from Enugu State, has been arrested by men of the Anambra State police command for defiling a 7-year-old girl.

Nigerian man jailed for fraud in US, to refund $1.6m


A Nigerian man has been sentenced to 51 months in prison for his role in a conspiracy that laundered $1.7m from United States companies through a Business Email Compromise scheme otherwise known as Alibaba.

In addition to the jail term, US District Court in Austin Texas also mandated 33-year-old Nosa Onaghise to refund $1.6m of the stolen money; pay $230,000 in fines and forfeit $14,282.50 found in his account.

Kim Kardashian celebrates 40 birthday with sexy bikini photos


Kim Kardashian is celebrating her 40th birthday in Kardashian style.

The reality TV star and beauty mogul started by sharing a collection of bikini photos taken from a tropical locale.

US Election: Kanye West reacts after Jennifer Aniston tells fans not to vote for him


Kanye West took a shot at Jennifer Aniston after the actress told her fans not to vote for him in the 2020 US presidential election.

Earlier this month, the rapper asked his supporters to write his name on the ballot when they vote in the election, but Aniston endorsed Joe Biden and urged people to ignore Kanye’s suggestion.