Rohr: No Truth In Ejaria, Eze Comparison Reports

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has denied reports that he rated Ovie Ejaria better than  Ebere Eze and that he has mandated the Nigeria Football Federation to get the former into his team immediately, Cornerstonenewsng.com Rohr Ejaria and Eze, born by different  Nigerian...

Abomination! Man, daughter banished for making love

A father and her daughter have been banished from Otolo Nnewi Community in Anambra State for living like husband and wife. The man, simply identified as Okorie allegedly impregnated his daughter and she gave birth to a bouncing baby girl. It was gathered that the lady confined on...

Alleged Homicide: Court remand 60 Shi’ite members to Abuja, Niger state correctional centers

The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), sitting at Apo division, Abuja, on Tuesday remanded 60 members of the proscribed Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), otherwise called Shi’ite Group,  in the Nigeria Correctional Centres in Abuja and Suleja, Niger State....

UN laments upsurge, seizure of Nigeria-bound 1,347kgs cocaine

United Nations Office on Drug and Crime (UNODC) has lamented a significant upsurge and seizure of the drug in West Africa, revealing that a total of 1,347 kilograms of cocaine from Brazil to Nigeria was seized in November last month alone.UNODC Project Coordinator, Response to...

FRSC records 25 deaths in 71 auto mishaps in Abia

The Abia State Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has said that 25 persons died while 326 others were injured in 71 auto accidents in the state since January. Commander of the FRSC in Umuahia, Mr. Meshach Jatau made this known during the flag-off of the Ember Months...

Police impound over 167 motorcycles in Ebonyi

Ebonyi State Police Command, yesterday, disclosed that it has impounded over 167 motorcycles from traffic law offenders in the state.  Also, the command said it has made over N600,000 for the state Government from defaulters of the ban on motorcycle operation in...

Troops of 4 Brigade of Nigerian Army arrest 2 suspects over killing of 4 NDLEA operatives

‎ The 4 Brigade of the Nigerian Army in Benin City, has announced that its troops of Exercise Crocodile Smile IV in a joint operation with personnel of National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency Ondo State Command, have arrested one Ayodele Ohimai along with Mrs. Omo Kehinde, wife of...

Obi Condemns attack on Maersk’s boss commends Osagie

The Vice Presidential candidate of the PDP, Mr. Peter Obi has condemned the attack of Maersk boss, Mr. Gildas Tohouo and the stabbing to death of his wife, Bernadett Kurucz.  Obi was speaking to journalists in Abuja yesterday during the public presentation of “ The B...

Bandits kidnap 2 expatriates, 6 others in Niger

Armed men suspected to be kidnappers have abducted two foreigners and six others in Erena, Shiroro local government area of Niger state. The two expatriate construction workers are said to be handling the contraction work on the 52 kilometers roads from Erena town to Kaure...

Lagos takeover prosecution of 19-year-old ‘Yahoo boy’ who sets girlfriend ablaze

Lagos State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Moyosore Onigbanjo SAN has directed the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) to take over the prosecution of a 19-year-old man, Orji Ifeanyichukwu Victor who was alleged to have set his 24-year-old...