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HUNGER FORCED US INTO ROBBERY – Hip-hop Musicians

HUNGER FORCED US INTO ROBBERY – Hip-hop Musicians

Two budding stars, a musician and a professional pianist, both robbery suspects arrested by the Rapid Response Squad unit of the Lagos Police Command have confessed that they were forced into robbery by the need to survive the COVID – 19 lockdown hunger. The suspects: Chinonso Michael, 25 years, an Afro hip – hop singer and Chimelu Victory, 22 years, ... Read More »

Autopsy report says Rayshard Brooks was shot twice in the back, lists manner of death as homicide

Autopsy report says Rayshard Brooks was shot twice in the back, lists manner of death as homicide

Rayshard Brooks was shot twice in the back, according to a release by the Fulton County, Georgia, Medical Examiner’s Office.   *killer cops Brooks died from organ damage and blood loss from the two gunshot wounds, according to the office. The autopsy, performed on Sunday, lists Brooks’ cause of death as gunshot wounds to the back. The manner of death ... Read More »

Zulum’s 326 projects: Borno lawmakers amazed at constituencies, assembly speaker reveals

Zulum’s 326 projects: Borno lawmakers amazed at constituencies, assembly speaker reveals

… Assembly passed 10 bills to support Zulum Members of the Borno State assembly were amazed by “countless projects” sited in their constituencies by Governor Babagana Umara Zulum, Speaker Abdulkarim Lawan has said. Lawan, in a statement issued Sunday, reacted to announcement by the state executive, unveiling 326 capital projects and 49 programmes and policies being executed by Zulum in ... Read More »

23-YR OLD MAN ARRESTED FOR DEFILING A 3 YR OLD GIRL

23-YR OLD MAN ARRESTED FOR DEFILING A 3 YR OLD GIRL

Owolola Adebola A 23yr old man Badmus Qaudri was on the 11th of June 2020 arrested by men of Ogun State Police Command for defiling a 3yr old girl (name withheld). The suspect was arrested following a complain by the mother of the victim who reported at Owode Egbado police station that she noticed blood at the private part of ... Read More »

‘Noah was on lockdown for 150 days’ — Bakare says his Church may not open till end of the year

‘Noah was on lockdown for 150 days’ — Bakare says his Church may not open till end of the year

Tunde Bakare, the serving overseer of the Citadel Global Community Church, formerly known as Latter Rain Assembly, says the church he pastors will not be opened “until the coast is clear”. Speaking at the second edition of the virtual 3Gz — Guys, Girls and God — session of the CGCC Legacy Youth Fellowship, Bakare said “government cannot shut the church, ... Read More »

Atlanta Killing :Killer Cop Sacked

Atlanta Killing :Killer Cop Sacked

The Atlanta police officer who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks has been terminated, Atlanta police spokesman Carlos Campos tells CNN. A second officer involved has been placed on administrative leave, Campos said. Protesters flooded streets of southeast Atlanta Saturday night, angry over the deadly police-involved shooting of a black man at a fast-food restaurant the night before. The protesters surrounded the ... Read More »

Atlanta Killing: Police Chief Resigns

Atlanta Killing: Police Chief Resigns

Less than 24 hours after a white police officer shot and killed an African-American man outside a fast-food restaurant, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms of Atlanta announced on Saturday that the city’s police chief had resigned, and called for the “immediate termination” of the officer who shot the man. The shooting left many in the city once again incensed by the ... Read More »

Massive Riots In Atlanta As Police Kill Another Black man Outside A Eatery

Massive Riots In Atlanta As Police Kill Another Black man Outside A Eatery

Protesters flooded streets of southeast Atlanta Saturday night, angry over the deadly police-involved shooting of a black man at a fast-food restaurant the night before. The protesters surrounded the Wendy’s where 27-year-old Rayshard Brooks was shot and then made their way to nearby Interstate 75/85, bringing the major thoroughfare to a standstill. The Wendy’s where Brooks lost his life was ... Read More »

One Year: Zulum Undertakes 326 capital projects, 49 programmes, Borno SSG declares

One Year: Zulum Undertakes 326 capital projects, 49 programmes, Borno SSG declares

Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum has in one year, undertaken 326 capital projects and 49 policies and programmes, some of which were capital-intensive, Secretary to the State Government, Usman Jidda Shuwa has announced. Jidda, in a statement on Saturday, explained that under 21 of the capital projects, Zulum’s administration is constructing 6,544 sub-urban and low-cost houses in 12 local ... Read More »

Plant protein ‘healthier than meat’ and swapping to substitute adds four years to your life

Plant protein ‘healthier than meat’ and swapping to substitute adds four years to your life

…. New data confirms – again – that you’re better off getting your protein requirements from beans rather than beef The type of protein you eat matters. Last year, Men’s Health did a feature on steak versus seitan, asking ‘which is better?’ It found that seitan – a plant-based meat substitute made from gluten – had three times the protein ... Read More »

Arsenal ‘set to win the race to sign Dayot Upamecano after RB Leipzig inform AC Milan that the French defender will move to the Premier League’

Arsenal ‘set to win the race to sign Dayot Upamecano after RB Leipzig inform AC Milan that the French defender will move to the Premier League’

RB Leipzig have informed AC Milan that Arsenal are set to win the race to sign defender Dayot Upamecano, according to reports in Italy. The French centre-back has attracted interest from the biggest names in Europe including Manchester United and Bayern Munich after a stellar season in the Bundesliga. Serie A giants Milan have also registered their interest in Upamecano ... Read More »

Meet Joshua Orobosa Zirkzee The Newest Nigerian Striker Giving Lewandowski Jitters In Bayern Munich

Meet Joshua Orobosa Zirkzee The Newest Nigerian Striker Giving Lewandowski Jitters In Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich could seal their eighth successive league title this weekend but they’ll have to manage without Robert Lewandowski and Thomas Muller. The star duo are both suspended for the Saturday evening clash against Borussia Monchengladbach after picking up too many yellow cards. Hansi Flick’s side could wrap up the title if Borussia Dortmund lose at Fortuna Dusseldorf and then ... Read More »

Zulum On June 12: ‘Absence of governance in LGAs not acceptable’

Zulum On June 12: ‘Absence of governance in LGAs not acceptable’

  …Says ‘Gubio attack won’t deter govt’ Fellow compatriots Today June 12 is ‘Democracy Day’. A day set aside by the Federal government symbolizing the turning point of the political struggle that entrenched democratic political governance in Nigeria after a long period of military rule. While we were reflecting on the dividends of the democratic political dispensation, the enemies of ... Read More »

Buhari’s Confidant, Tony Momoh Warns APC Says, Another Party May Win  Edo Gubernatorial Election

Buhari’s Confidant, Tony Momoh Warns APC Says, Another Party May Win Edo Gubernatorial Election

PresidentmMuhammadu Buhari’s confidant and former Minister of Information, Tony Momoh, has warned the All Progressives Congress (APC) that the Edo State governorship election will not be a tea party with the disqualification of Governor Godwin Obaseki. Momoh said this while reacting to the disqualification of Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki from the state primary election of the APC. The APC ... Read More »

Godwin Obaseki Dumps APC,Joins PDP

Godwin Obaseki Dumps APC,Joins PDP

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has joined the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). He has just collected his membership card at Ward 4, Oredo Local Government. Governors Mandate gathers that the governor is moving into the PDP with all the 18 Local Government Chairmen in Edo State together with 12 lawmakers in the State Assembly. Also, Governors of the PDP are ... Read More »

Edo Election :APC Disqualifies Godwin Obaseki, Others

Edo Election :APC Disqualifies Godwin Obaseki, Others

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced the disqualification of the incubent governor of Edo state, Goodwin Obaseki and two other aspirants. Apart from governor Obaseki, two other apirants are Chris Ogiemwonyi and one other Obaseki was said to have been disqualified because the certificate (Higher School Leaving Certificate) is not known to the law in Nigeria. Obaseki and his ... Read More »

Rochas Okorocha Denies Forfeiture Of ₦7.9 billion, Challenges EFCC To Publish Account Where Money Was Retrieved

Rochas Okorocha Denies Forfeiture Of ₦7.9 billion, Challenges EFCC To Publish Account Where Money Was Retrieved

Former Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has denied  the forfeiture of ₦7.9 billion which the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) said it wants to return to Imo state. In a statement on Friday, Sam Onwuemeodo, Okorocha’s spokesperson, said the EFCC was misinformed to peddle falsehood against the former governor. Okorocha was reacting to a statement credited to Imam Usman, zonal ... Read More »

Democracy Day: Buni Calls For Sustained Prayers In Mosques, Churches

Democracy Day: Buni Calls For Sustained Prayers In Mosques, Churches

By INUSA Ndahi, Damaturu Yobe State Governor, Hon. Mai Mala Buni, has urged the people of the state to seize the occasion of the Democracy Day, to pray in mosques and churches for improved peace, security and development of the state and nation. The governor said the Democracy Day occassion should be used to appreciate Almighty Allah for the uninterrupted ... Read More »

Oil Company That Can’t Fix Refineries Wants to Build Hospitals

Oil Company That Can’t Fix Refineries Wants to Build Hospitals

For decades, Nigeria’s state oil company couldn’t maintain refineries meant to ensure domestic fuel supply, forcing Africa’s biggest producer to rely on imports. Now it wants to build hospitals to attend to the health needs of the country’s more than 200 million people. The Nigerian National Petroleum Corp. indicated this shift of focus when it announced plans on Tuesday to ... Read More »

Zenith Bank discloses projections following release of CBN’s latest Treasury Bills calender

Zenith Bank discloses projections following release of CBN’s latest Treasury Bills calender

Zenith Bank Plc has said it expects the volume of Nigerian Treasury Bills (NTBs) issuance to reduce in the short to medium term. This was disclosed in the tier-1 bank’s weekly economic intelligence report that was published earlier today. The report is coming just days after the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) released its Treasury Bills calendar for the third ... Read More »