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MMM victim, who drank insecticide, dies in Abuja – Latest news Nigeria

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja A ponzi investor identified as Ada Kole has died in Kubwa, a satellite town in the Federal Capital Territory after drinking insecticide following the crash of the MMM scheme. The young man, whose wedding was rescheduled from December last year to May, 2017 reportedly died on Monday night following complications  arising from

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Cattle grazing bill passes second reading in Akwa Ibom Assembly – Best Nigeria News

A bill for a law to regulate and control cattle grazing in Akwa Ibom scaled through the second reading at the plenary of the House of Assembly in Uyo on Tuesday. The bill, sponsored by Nse Ntuen, representing Essien Udim state constituency, and 11 others, sought to prohibit uncontrolled grazing of cattle across the state.

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Top 6 stories that broke this day, Tuesday, February 21 – all Nigeria news

After what has been a very busy day (news wise), the NAIJ.com team has gathered the most important news that hit the headlines this Tuesday, February 21. Below are the top stories you might have missed. 1. Buhari says no cause to worry over his health status President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed that he needs

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171 Nigerians Voluntarily Return From Libya

No fewer than 171 Nigerians voluntarily returned from Libya on Tuesday aboard a chartered Nouvelair aircraft with registration number TS-1NB. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the aircraft landed at about 4:18 p.m. at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. NAN reports that another batch comprising 161 Nigerians, had earlier on February 14 also

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Farmers flee kidnappers’ den as gang scouts for victims – Latest news Nigeria

Afeez Hanafi Five of the seven victims abducted at a farm in Igbodu community, Epe, Lagos State, have reportedly regained freedom. This is just as the kidnappers and operatives of the state police command patrolling the area engaged in a gun duel. Five farmers and two members of the Oodua People’s Congress were seized by

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N5.1 billion fraud: Court concludes trial-within-trial of ex-aide to Jonathan, Dudafa – Best Nigeria News

A Federal High Court Lagos has concluded trial-within-trial in the alleged N5.1billion fraud charge brought against Warampo Owei-Dudafa, an ex-aide of former President Goodluck Jonathan. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, had arraigned Mr. Dudafa alongside Joseph Iwejuo on 23 counts bordering on conspiracy and concealment of crime proceeds. They pleaded not guilty to

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Messi promotes hepatitis C treatment in Egypt – Latest news Nigeria

Argentinian football star Lionel Messi was in Egypt Tuesday as the face of an initiative to promote the North African country as a medical tourism destination for hepatitis C patients. A blood-borne viral disease, hepatitis C is highly prevalent in Egypt. “Medication against hepatitis C saves lives, let’s put an end to the waiting lists,”

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Thank You, But I’ll Enjoy A Longer Rest In London, President Buhari Tells Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday expressed appreciation to millions of Nigerian citizens wishing him well and paying blindly for his overseas “medical vacation,” and told them he has decided to remain in London for a longer rest.   In a statement signed by his spokesman, Femi Adesina, Mr. Buhari said he was grateful for all of the prayers, show of love and concern, and

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We were forced to drink urine – Tears as 171 Nigerians return from Libya with sad tales (photos) – all Nigeria news

– Some Nigerians voluntarily returned from Libya – They lamented that were punished by Libyan people and claimed they were tricked into going there – The government promised to help those who voluntarily returned 171 Nigerians who returned to Nigeria from Libya came back with stories of punishment and suffering. NAN reports that the landed

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Nigeria health workers threaten strike over rot in sector – Best Nigeria News

The Union of Allied Health Professionals, NUAHP, has put Nigeria’s federal government on notice that its members would go on strike after February 27, if it fails to address the rot in the health system. The group, which comprises all hospital health staff, gave the notice on Monday during a street protest in Abuja. “If

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How often should couples have sex? – Latest news Nigeria

For the newly married, sex is almost unpredictable, as the frequent, spontaneous sex that happens in honeymoon and during the subsequent weeks after marriage is said to be the new couple’s ways of getting to know each other and adjusting to their new status. For older couples, however, the situation may be a lot different,

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Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: February 4 – February 10

17158 12 by John Campbell February 13, 2017 The map above depicts deaths in Nigeria by state. (Source: CFR Nigeria Security Tracker; powered by Tableau) Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political violence in Nigeria from February 4 to February 10, 2017. This update

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Security Operative Killed In Southern Kaduna Gun Duel With Herdsmen, Colleagues Injured

A policeman was killed in a gun duel on Sunday night between security agencies and a large band of well-armed Fulani herdsmen in the Southern Kaduna area of Kaduna State, a source at Defence Headquarters in Abuja told SaharaReporters. He further stated that some other policemen and soldiers were also injured during the clash.  The

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N500 million: Accountant General of the Federation dragged before lawmakers over missing funds – all Nigeria news

– The Accountant General of the Federation (AGF) has been summoned over N500 million – The money was allegedly not released to the Nigeria Christian Pilgrims Commission, (NCPC) – The AGF was absent from the initial session of the joint committee on foreign affairs Ahmed Idris The AGF, Ahmed Idris has been summoned by the

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