Back to homepage

Son Sets Father Ablaze For Allegedly Killing His Mother

A 24-year old man identified as Abuchi Onuorah in Abube-Uno community, Nando, in Anambra East local government area of Anambra state has reportedly killed his 64-year old father for allegedly killing

Hot Gist News

EFCC Arrests 32 Suspected Yahoo Boys In Ogun 

Operatives Economic and  Financial Crime Commission from the Ibadan zonal office today arrested 32 suspected internet fraudsters popularly known as ‘Yahoo-Yahoo Boys. A statement from the agency says the arrest


NCC To Create Safe Corridors For Distribution Ff Legitimate Books

The Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC), said it’s discussing with the Nigerian Publishers Association to explore ways of creating safe corridors for the distribution of legitimate books in Nigeria. The Director-General, NCC),


The Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital, Kware in Sokoto State, has expressed concern over rising number of abandoned psychiatric patients at the hospital largely due to stigmatisation. The hospital’s Medical Director, Dr


President Buhari To Commission Oshodi Inter’l Airport Road, Obstetrics and Gynaecology Hospital 

President Muhammadu Buhari will today be in Lagos to commission a number of projects. These includes the reconstructed Oshodi International Airport Road, Oshodi Transport Interchange, 820 mass transit buses, an

News Politics

Nkeiruka Onyejeocha Demands Equity For Speakership As She Joins Race

A member of the House of Representatives, Nkeiruka Onyejeocha, representing ‎Isuikwato/Umunneochi Federal Constituency of Abia State, has joined the race for the seat of the Speaker, House of Representatives. Honourable


Army Arrests Two Traditional Rulers In Zamfara, Kills Six Bandits

Two Zamfara traditional rulers have been arrested by the Troops of the Nigerian Army attached to Operation Harbin Kunama 3 for serving as informants to bandits in the state, while


Pastor Remanded In Prison For Defiling Two Underaged Sisters

A chief magistrate court, Ogba, Lagos has remanded a Pastor identified as Daniel Chukwu, in prison custody for defiling two underaged sisters whose ages were put at five and seven.


IDP Children Now Feeding On Onion Leaves Over Hunger

Internally Displaced Persons, IDP Children who live in a camp in the outskirts of Bauchi, are now feeding on onion leaves over hunger. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) correspondents who