Angry mob destroy police post, smash vehicles in Abuja (Punch)

There was confusion in the Zuba area of the Federal Capital Territory on Thursday after an angry mob set a police post and four patrol vehicles ablaze over alleged police brutality. The mob, consisting mainly of motorcyclists and hoodlums numbering…

We were raped, beaten by policemen — Ladies convicted for prostitution (Punch)

Seven ladies who were arrested in Abuja and convicted by a mobile court for prostitution have alleged that policemen attached to the Utako and Gwarimpa police stations in Abuja raped and physically assaulted them in custody. They also claimed that…

Police abandon corpse, patrol vehicle at National Hospital (Punch)

There was a mild drama at the National Hospital, Abuja, on Sunday, as policemen from the Mabushi Police Division abandoned the corpse of a victim of a cult clash on the premises of the medical facility. Their action, it was…

Why Buhari hasn’t signed N30,000 minimum wage bill – Presidency (Punch)

The Presidency said on Wednesday that President Muhammadu Buhari had yet to sign the National Minimum Wage Bill just passed by the National Assembly into law, contrary to reports last week that he had done so. The Senate had on…

Goldberg’s Ita Faaji returns, set for 20 cities across Nigeria

Nigeria’s number one golden premium quality Lager, Goldberg will for the next 10 weeks tour 20 major cities across Nigeria with its premium entertainment events, Ita Faaji. The platform which aims at highlighting and celebrating Goldberg’s consumers’ experiences, will host…

Ikeogu Oke: Family to announce new burial date

The burial arrangements for late Ikeogu Oke, earlier announced for February 23  by the family have been shelved, owing to the postponement of the general elections. The family, through a statement released by John Oke, said that “due to adjustment…

Hoodlums attack FCT APC campaign train in Abuja (Guardian)

Crisis was averted in the Dei-Dei axis of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja when hoodlums attacked the campaign convoy of the All Progressives Congress on Saturday. The APC campaign convoy which comprised of the FCT Minister’s representative, the APC Chairman…

Konga: Abuja to enjoy POD

Konga, Nigeria’s leading e-commerce giant, has extended its Payment On Delivery (POD) option to its teeming customers in Abuja, the nation’s capital effective Monday, February 4th 2019. The payment service, which was relaunched on August 1st, 2018 started with customers…

5 things that made the Big Brother Naija auditions memorable

Auditions for Africa’s biggest reality TV, Big Brother Naija which kicked off on February 1st 2019 across 8 cities in Nigeria including Lagos, Abuja, Benin, Port Harcourt, Warri, Calabar, Enugu and Ibadan came to an end today, February 2nd 2019. The…

Nigeria stands still for BBNaija auditions

Auditions for the fourth edition of Big Brother Naija began today February 1 and going by the pictures and comments on social media, this year’s auditions have recorded possibly the highest population in the history of the series. This spike…

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