Donate blood, remain healthy, experts tell Nigerians

As the world celebrates the 2021 World Blood Donor Day, experts have urged Nigerians to form the habit of donating a pint of blood at least once a year for a healthy living. Chairman, Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN), Kaduna state branch, Comrade Lawal Babsalam, who made the...... read more

Late NECO boss: Allow my father’s soul to rest in peace, son begs Nigerians

For the umpteenth time, the family of former Registrar of the National Examination Council (NECO), Prof. Godswill Obioma, is pleading with Nigerians to end whatever misgivings and allow the soul of their late father rest in peace. The plea came once again from Godswill, the son of the late NECO boss,...... read more

BREAKING: Cholera breaks out in Bauchi, 20 dead, over 300 infected

Up to 20 people died while 322 have been infected with cholera following the outbreak of the disease in Bauchi state. State commissioner of health Dr Aliyu Maigoro disclosed this Tuesday while briefing newsmen on the epidemic at the ministry of health headquarters Bauchi.   Maigoro explained that nine of the...... read more

BREAKING: Buhari mourns as Okadigbo’s first son dies in ghastly car accident

Again, President Muhammadu Buhari, has been thrown into mourning, following the news of the death of Pharaoh Okadigbo, the first son of former Senate President, the late Chuba Okadigbo, on Sunday in Abuja. Recall that Okadigbo former university teacher and third republic politician, was the running mate of the President, in...... read more

Pastor Adeboye to Yahaya Bello: You're a great man of faith, a hero of COVID-19

Against the barrage of criticisms from Nigerian health officials, Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has found an ally in the General Overseer, Redeem Christian Church of God (RCCG) Pastor Enoch Adeboye, over his handling of the COVID-19 pandemic that once ravaged the world and threatened Nigeria’s socio-economic wellbeing. Bello had vehemently...... read more

BREAKING: IBB still alive - Aide

Mahmud Abdullahi, aide to former Nigeria's Military President Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida (IBB) has debunked reports making round that his boss is dead, the Nation reports Instead, Abdullahi lashed some sections of the online media circulating "fake news" to desist. Details coming...... read more

150 rotting bodies of COVID-19 victims washed up river banks

More than 150 bodies of suspected coronavirus patients have been dumped into the River Ganges amid fears that relatives could not bury or cremate them in latest shocking scene laying India's crisis bare.  The health ministry recorded another 366,161 infections and 3,754 deaths on Monday - both figures are almost certainly undercounts as the country...... read more

Adeboye's sons shave their hairs for deceased brother Dare,

Leke and Adeolu, the male children of General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, have shaved their hair, and beard, in honour of their brother, Oluwadamilare Adeboye. Oluwadamilare, 42, died in his sleep last Tuesday in Eket, Akwa Ibom State, where he pastored a church....... read more

Lady cries out: ‘She died on my lap!’ How Neglect, poor hospital services killed my friend

A Nigerian lady has taken to social media to narrate how her friend, Omolara Omoyajuwolo died at the Beachland Specialist Hospital in Arepo axis of Ogun state due to alleged negligence by the health facility. The lady, in her series of tweets explained that her friend, who is a staff at...... read more

TRAGEDY: 30 bodies recovered, 65 rescued, seven still missing in Niger boat mishap

Search and rescuers operators are still searching for seven more persons after saving another 65 people and recovering 30 bodies in last Saturday’s boat mishap in Tijana, Munya council area of Niger, Daily Trust is reporting. About 100 people including women and children, were involved in the accident, when a boat...... read more

Atiku in deep mourning as strong woman of Taraba politics, Mama Taraba dies at 61

Nigeria has lost yet another impactful female politician in history, former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubabar said on Friday, while bewailing the death of former Minister of Women Affairs and gubernatorial candidate in Taraba State, Aisha Alhassan. Alhassan, a lawyer and popularly known as Mama Taraba, who was the first...... read more

TRAGEDY: Nekede Poly student, sister, die on their way to celebrate mother's birthday

The quest by Ifeanyi Daniel Iwuanyanwu, a student of the Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Owerri, and his sister, Vera, to be by their mother’s side during her birthday celebration, has ended tragically with their death in a fatal accident on their way to Port Harcourt. The brother and sister said to be...... read more

COVID-19 Don't come to Nigeria, FG warns foreigners who visited India, Brazil, Turkey

From Tuesday, May 4, no non-Nigerian passengers who visited Brazil, India, or Turkey in the last two weeks, would be allowed to enter Nigeria, Chairman of the Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19 and Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, has said. In a statement issued on Saturday,...... read more

Another black day in Imo! Truck rams into market, kills 10 women traders, leaves scores injured

Saturday was a sad day for traders and their customers at the Nkwommiri Market in Nwangele Local Government Area of Imo State, where a truck loaded with chippings, reportedly rammed into the market after losing control, crushing no fewer than 10 people to death and left scores of other severely wounded.. The...... read more

TRAGEDY: Woman collapses, dies in church on Day-10 of 14-day fasting session

Joy Ayodele, a married woman has met with a tragic end after she collapsed and died 10 days into her 14-day fasting and prayers to end her marital crisis, at a church in Lagos. The incident, according to reports, happened at the Christ Apostolic Church, Ori-Oke Gbogunmi, aka Ajanpelenbe Mountain, located...... read more

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