No fewer than five persons including three brothers and two others have reportedly died in a ghastly petrol fire incident in Mubi town of Adamawa State. Eye witnesses said the fire started at a filling station in the early hours of Wednesday when fuel was being transferred from a petrol […]

Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello of Niger has appointed Alhaji Mohammed Barau Kontagora as the 7th Emir of Kontagora. The state Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Mr. Emmanuel Umar, announced this during a press conference at the Government House in Minna on Wednesday. The appointment followed the demise of 84-year-old […]

Unknown gunmen on Tuesday evening reportedly shot dead Dr Chike Akunyili, husband to the late former information minister, Prof Dora Akunyili. TGNews gathered that the incident occurred at Umuoji in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State. Details of the incident remained still sketchy as of the time of […]

One of the Supreme court Justices, Chukwudumebi Samuel Oseji, has died at the age of 67. The apex court judge died in a private hospital in Abuja on Tuesday during a brief illness. Justice Oseji was appointed a judge of the High Court of Justice, Delta State before being promoted […]

A former Aviation Minister and a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, Femi Fani-Kayode, has formally defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress. Fani-Kayode, who used to be a fierce critic of President Muhammadu Buhari, until recently, was presented to Buhari by the Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the APC, and […]

Awolowo’s driver, Olabode, dies at 89 Pa Olajide Olabode, driver to the late sage and first Premier of the Western Region, Chief Obafemi Awolowo, is dead The Ado-Ekiti-born Pa Olabode died on Friday He was aged 89. Consequently, the Ekiti State governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has on behalf of the […]

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over a crucial security meeting with all the nation’s security chiefs and relevant cabinet Ministers in attendance. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) gathered that the meeting was summoned to critically analyzed the prevailing challenges of security bedevilling the country with a view to […]

The death has occurred of Hajiya Hannatu Atiku Wakili, mother-in-law to the member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Abdulrazak… Hon. Namdas Loses Mother-In-law The death has occurred of Hajiya Hannatu Atiku Wakili, mother-in-law to the member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Abdulrazak Namdas. Late Hajiya Wakili died at […]

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