‘Kidnappers showed me my children’s graves after taking N2.5m ransom’ (DailyTrust)

Abductors of the two children who were kidnapped last month at Dan-Ali village in Katsina State Thursday told their parents that they had been killed during an operation of the Air Force. Their father said instead of releasing them after…

Thai keeper thanks Lloyd for reaching out after thrashing (DailyTrust)

Thailand goalkeeper Sukanya Chor Charoenying endured a humiliating night conceding 13 goals to the United States in the women’s World Cup on Tuesday but paid tribute to American forward Carli Lloyd for offering words of encouragement after the loss. World…

Helon Habila to begin latest book tour (DailyTrust)

Nigerian award-winning author, Helon Habila, is set to tour on his new novel, ‘Travelers’, due to be released this month. The tour, which will begin on June 19 in New York, United States will see the author visiting eight other…

Leather processing centre opens in Jos (DailyTrust)

Member representing Langtang North / Langtang South federal constituency of Plateau State, Hon. Beni Lar has commissioned a leather processing centre in Jos, the state capital. At the commissioning ceremony, Lar noted that cities as Kano, Aba, and Lagos are…

Generator fumes kill two brothers in Lagos (DailyTrust)

Two brothers – Emmanuel John, 21, and Paul John, 22 – were said to have died in their sleep in a shop located at Olatunji Street, Ojota, Lagos. The police said that the deceased may have died as a result…

Couple arrested trying to sell own baby for N.3m (DailyTrust)

The Anambra State Police Command has arrested a couple that conspired to sell their son for the sum of N300, 000. In a statement issued to newsmen in Akwa on Saturday by the State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Haruna…

NURTW, RTEAN hail revolution in Lagos public transport (DailyTrust)

The National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) and the Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) said the new transport interchange and 820 buses inaugurated in Lagos last week by President Muhammadu Buhari would revolutionize public transportation in Lagos.…

Over 2000 buildings may go as Akinole-Oshiun family takes possession of land in Lagos (DailyTrust)

Anxiety, confusion and shock have taken over many residents, business and property owners at Agidingbi in Ikeja, Lagos when the Akinole-Oshiun family took over possession of 398 acres of land following a Supreme Court judgement which ruled in their favour.…

Okocha, Bundesliga partner Lagos SWAN (DailyTrust)

Nigeria football legend, Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha in company of German Football League, Bundesliga, on Thursday paid a courtesy visit to the secretariat of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (Lagos State Chapter). The visit which was led by Okocha…

Nigerian youth, Adamu honoured by World Habitat (DailyTrust)

The World Habitat Ambassadors Foundation (WHAF) International has bestowed on Dr Ahmed Adamu the award for global excellence on youth leadership and advocacy. He received the award in Abuja at the weekend during the foundation’s 6th edition of the World…

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