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US says China trying to steal COVID-19 vaccine as markets slump

(FILES) In this file photo Dr. Nita Patel, Director of Antibody discovery and Vaccine development, lifts a vial with a potential coronavirus, COVID-19, vaccine at Novavax labs in Rockville, Maryland on March 20, 2020, one of the labs developing a vaccine for the coronavirus, COVID-19. US authorities warned healthcare and scientific researchers May 13, 2020 […]

Police arrest 9 suspected IPOB members

Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) members Delta State Police Command on Wednesday said it had arrested nine suspected members of the outlawed group, Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and recovered 13 police service rifles from them. Mr Hafiz Inuwa, the state’s Commissioner of Police alleged that the men who were arrested in April were behind […]

Nigeria shames itself by posthumously honouring Abacha

Gen. Sani Abacha By Olu Fasan Sani Abacha, Nigeria’s kleptomaniac and despotic former dictator died in office in 1998. But if anything reminds us of him, it is Shakespeare’s famous words: “The evil that men do lives after them.” For 22 years after Abacha’s demise, he is still talked about in local and international media. […]

We now collect N1,000 because of COVID-19 – Lagos sex worker

File image *As police rescue 24 ‘hustlers’ from brothel By Evelyn Usman Among the sex workers rescued in Lagos, one has said she and her colleagues now collect N1,000 from customers due to economic constraints caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. She was among the 24 girls, who were trafficked from Akwa Ibom State to Lagos […]

Doyin Okupe reveals drugs used to cure his COVID-19

Former Senior Special Assistant to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, on Public Affairs, Dr. Doyin Okupe has revealed drugs used to treat him while he battled COVID-19. Okupe had announced on his Facebook page, that on the 23rd of April, he and his wife, Aduralere tested positive to COVID-19 and that on the same day, they were […]

Lawyer floors Customs in court over duty charged at Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport on personal effects that he brought into the country

Kehinde Ogunwumiju Nigerian lawyer and senior advocate, Kehinde Ogunwumiju has trounced the Nigerian Customs Service over the legality of the duty imposed on the Louis Vutton laptog bag that he brought into the country last year. On Wednesday, Justice John Tsoho, chief judge of the Federal High Court Abuja ruled that it is unlawful to […]

Canada denies entry to Air Peace to evacuate stranded Nigerians

(NNP) The Air Peace evacuation flight to Canada to repatriate 200 stranded Nigerians has been denied entry by the Canadian authorities on the grounds that the airline does not have the license to fly a commercial flight to the North American country. Speaking to journalists on Thursday, the foreign affairs minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, stated that […]

COVID-19 Taskforce member attacked at demolished hotel in Rivers is dead

By Okafor OfieborOne of the injured Taskforce members who was attacked at the demolished Prodest hotel by hoodlums allegedly led by the wanted Princewill Osareojiji, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Youth Leader in Eleme Local Government area, is dead. The deceased, whose identity was not revealed for security reasons was said to have died last night, […]

Lagos man who beat wife, boasted about it on Facebook, arrested

File image A man who beat his wife mercilessly and boasted about it on Facebook has been arrested by the police in Lagos. The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team, DSVRT disclosed this on its twitter handle on Thursday. According to DSVRT, its attention was drawn to a viral post on Facebook wherein […]

May 14th: A Prayer for Leah Sharibu on her 17th Birthday

May 14th: A Prayer for Leah Sharibu on her 17th Birthday (NNP) Christians around the world are urged to say a prayer for young Christian girl, Leah Sharibu, who was kidnapped by the terrorist group Boko Haram in February 2018. Leah celebrates her 17th birthday on May 14th in captivity. She was kidnapped along with […]

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