29 killed, 16 injured as buses collide, burst into flames

Two buses collided head-on and burst into flames in northern Nigeria’s Yobe state on Friday, killing at least 29 people, police said. “Two Toyota Hiace Buses… travelling in opposite directions had a head-on collision and thereafter went off in flames. Twenty nine persons — eleven of them burnt beyond recognition — have so far been […]

Breaking News:900 Passengers Escape Death As Train Crush Buses In Lagos Today

Over nine hundred passengers aboard an Iddo-bound 10-coach train escaped death on Friday morning when their train rammed into an articulated vehicle at the Ilupeju Railway Crossing near Oshodi, Lagos. The accident, which occurred at about 7:30 a.m., led to traffic gridlock along the Ilupeju/Oshodi road for several hours. Confirming the accident, Ademuyiwa Adekanbi, the Lagos […]

SCAM ALERT: Durodola impersonates cancer patient

It has come to the knowledge of family members and close friends of  Osarere Debbie Idiagbonya  (the young lady with breast cancer) that  one Miss Durodola Damilola Bolaji with phone number 08168267590 has  opened an account with Skye bank, account number  1051725734 in Ila  Orangun, claiming that Debby is her friend and that people can pay into this […]

Panic as 2 allegedly receive 666 mark in Lagos

Panic is spreading across some of Nigeria’s major cities over the “666” mark allegedly received by two people at the popular Computer Village in Ikeja, Lagos. A text message currently making the rounds says: “Please don’t pick calls from 08016660666. Two people at Computer Village Ikeja received “666” mark on their forehead after picking the […]

Fifty-year-old widow commits suicide

A 50-year-old widow, Juliana Oluwafemi, has committed suicide by hanging in Apata Elere area of Ibadan, Oyo State. It was learnt that Oluwafemi, popularly known as Iya Iyanu, was found hanging on a tree close to the Odo-Ona River, Apata on Monday. A youth leader in the community, Mr. Ayodele Obaro, who spoke with journalists […]

My boss was stabbed in the back – Ex-minister’s aide

Special Adviser on Communication to the former Minister of Power, Mr. C-Don Adinuba, on Wednesday faulted media reports that his boss, Prof. Bath Nnaji, was fired by President Goodluck Jonathan over conflict of interest in the ongoing privatisation of power generating firms.Adinuba said, “Let me tell you clearly that he was never interested in Afam; […]