UDPATE: Nigeria records 547 new COVID cases

As the battle against COVID-19 continues, Nigeria has recorded 547 new cases of the deadly virus in 15 states and the federal capital territory. This was made known by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) in its daily update for September 11, 2021. The agency also confirmed 547 new infections in 15 states and […]

Jos: Soldiers Beat Taxi Driver To Death

A taxi driver identified as Sadik Abdullahi Karafa has allegedly been beaten to death by soldiers attached to Operation Safe Haven (OPSH). It was reported that the military men beat the driver at Paringada Market while returning from Mangu before the curfew hour. A further report had it that the driver returned around 9:20 pm, […]

CBN to banks: Desist from forex malpractices or face suspension

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has cautioned banks involved in any form of foreign exchange (FX) malpractice risk their FX operational licence being suspended for at least one year. This warning was issued on Friday by the apex bank in a circular signed by director of trade and exchange department, O.S Nnaji This is […]

Southerners Using Open Grazing Law To Attack Buhari’s Fulani People, Loot Treasury – Miyetti Allah Blows Hot

The National Secretary, Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, Saleh Alhassan, has claimed that the anti-open grazing law being established in the south is just a means of scoring political points. The factional group of Fulani herdsmen claim that state governors in the south are exaggerating the herdsmen crisis to get more security votes or loot treasuries. […]

We Used Spiritual Powers To Send Nnamdi Kanu, Sunday Igboho To Jail – Miyetti Allah Brags

The National Secretary, Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, Saleh Alhassan, has said the group used it’s spiritual powers to send Nnamdi Kanu and Sunday Igboho to jail. Naija News reports that IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu and Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Igboho, who were vocal against the activities of Fulani Herdsmen are currently languishing in detention in […]

Yul Edochie Opens Up On Who The Richest Nigerian Actor In 2021 Is

Popular Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie has revealed who the richest Nigerian actor in 2021 is. Yul had made the revelation via his Instagram handle. He said that his colleague Zubby Micheal is currently the richest Nigerian actor in 2021. He had written: “So I heard Zubby said he’s the richest actor in Nigeria. Well I […]

Rescued travellers narrate how they were kidnapped by bandits in Ondo

The three kidnap victims rescued by the men of the Ondo State Security Network Agency, also known as Amotekun Corps, have narrated how they were kidnapped on Wednesday by bandits at the Ifira Akoko -Ido Ani Expressway in Ondo state. WITHIN NIGERIA recalls that the victims were among the 12 passengers attacked on Wednesday, kidnapped […]

Top Nigerian Newspapers Headlines For Today, Sunday, 12th September, 2021

Good morning Nigeria, welcome to Naija News roundup of top newspapers headlines in Nigeria for today, Sunday, 12th September 2021. No More Mercy As Zamfara Govt Declares War On Bandits The Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle has declared that his administration is determined to go all out in the war against banditry in the […]

EndSARS: Forensic Expert Explains Why Lekki Shooting Can’t Be Analyzed

The Managing Director of Sentinel Forensics Limited, Mr Joseph Funsho-Ako has disclosed that physical evidence was removed from Lekki tollgate before his team were invited to conduct analysis at the scene of the shooting of EndSARS protesters in Lagos. Disclosing that the team visited the tollgate 87 days after the October 20, 2020 incident, he […]

Kaduna directs schools to set up security committees

As schools in Kaduna State prepare to reopen, all administrators and proprietors of public and private schools and other learning centres including Islamiya and Madrasas are to set up school-based security committees, the state government has directed. While urging that students safety be ensured in schools, the state government said all schools management should inculcate […]

VAT: Why Appeal Court Ruling Favours Rivers State – Ozekhome

Human rights lawyer, Mike Ozekhome, has state that the ruling of the Appeal Court on the Value Added Tax (VAT) favours Rivers State as opposed to the Federal Inland Revenue Services (FIRS). Naija News reports that the Appeal Court sitting in Abuja had asked parties involved in the VAT saga to maintain status quo pending […]

Auchi polytechnic student commits suicide

A 23-year-old student of Auchi Polytechnic, Edo has committed suicide. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the National Diploma (ND) 1 student of Public Administration was found dangling from the ceiling of his room on Friday night. He was said to have left a terse suicide note behind. According to a source who […]

America Commemorates 9/11 Terrorist Attacks 20 Years After

The United States of America commemorates the twentieth anniversary of September 11 with memorial and solemn ceremonies to pay tribute to the nearly 3,000 dead from the Al-Qaeda attacks, in an atmosphere weighed down by the chaotic American withdrawal from Afghanistan. The ceremony in New York marking the twentieth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks began […]

No More Mercy As Zamfara Govt Declares War On Bandits

The Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle has declared that his administration is determined to go all out in the war against banditry in the state. This is as he revealed that the bandits are now seeking to negotiate with the government after suffering heavy casualties from military bombardments but the phase of mercy has […]

Court Finally Fixes Date For Boko Haram Financiers’ Trial

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has fixed September 17, 2021, for the trial of some Bureau De Change operators arrested in March 2021 for allegedly sponsoring the Boko Haram. Naija News reports that the Department of State Services, DSS, had in March arrested the Bureau De Change operators for allegedly facilitating the transfer […]

Israeli Army Arrests Escaped Palestinian Prisoners

Israel have arrested four of the six Palestinian prisoners who escaped from its prison by digging a hole last week, according to Israeli police. Two were arrested in a car garage on Saturday morning, police said. The others were arrested near the town of Nazareth on Friday. Naija News reported that six Palestinians escaped from […]

Actress Princess Shyngle Breaks The Internet As She Steps Out Half Naked

Popular Nollywood actress and Instagram sensation, Princess Shyngle who recently filed for divorce from her husband barely a few months after their wedding has stirred the internet after stepping out half-naked. The actress via her verified Instagram page shared a video of herself stepping out from her hotel in a partially exposed sequence gown leaving […]

Ikpeazu: True fiscal federalism will fast track Nigeria’s development

Governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu has again demanded for true federalism where states will have powers to manage resources in their domains, and in return, pay royalties to the federal government. This was stated by the state governor while receiving in audience a delegation led by the federal Commissioner, representing Abia State at the […]

Abiru, Adeola, Others Visit Tinubu In London [Photos]

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has received some high-ranking members of the ruling party in London. Some of the APC members that visited Tinubu on Friday include the lawmaker representing the Lagos East Senatorial District, Senator Adetokunbo Abiru, and lawmaker representing Lagos West Senatorial District, Senator Adeola Solomon. […]

VAT: Rivers’ Legal Move Pathway To Achieving Fiscal Federalism For South-south – Dan Orbih

The National Vice Chairman, South-South, of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dan Orbih, has described the recent legal moves to reposition the collection of Value Added Taxes, VAT, as a big pathway for the South-South region to achieve the long-desired quest for fiscal federalism The Vice-Chairman, Dan Orbih made this known during an interview on […]

Police rescue kidnapped Niger traditional ruler

The Niger State Police Command says it has rescued the kidnapped traditional ruler of Wawa in Borgu Local Government of Niger. Dr Mahmud Aliyu, the victim, was kidnapped by heavily armed gunmen on Sunday at his palace at about 10pm. The Police Spokesperson in the state, DSP. Wassiu Abiodun, made this known to the News […]

Amotekun Rescues Remaining Three Kidnapped Travellers In Ondo

Amotekun operatives in Ondo State have rescued all the travellers kidnapped along the Idoani-Ifira Akoko expressway in Akoko South-East Local Government Area of the state on Wednesday. Naija News reports that unknown gunmen attacked an 18-seater bus carrying the travellers from Abuja to Lagos and kidnapped 12 out of the 18 people in the bus. It […]

Actor Stan Nze Set To Tie The Knot (Photos)

Talented Nollywood actor, Stanley Ebuka Nzediegwu popularly known as Stan Nze is set to tie the knot with his lover, Blessing Obasi. The 32-year-old actor on Friday took to his Instagram account to announce the development and release of pre-wedding pictures on his platform. The actor’s wife-to-be, Blessing Obasi also took to her account to […]

VIDEO: Media Houses Benefiting From Me, I Won’t Pray Against Them – Oyedepo

President and founder of Living Faith Church Worldwide popularly known as Winners Chapel, Bishop David Oyesepo, had revealed why he does not fight media organisations. The globally renowned cleric stated that media houses get that contents that keeps them running from his sermon. Naija News reports that the billionaire preacher stated this during a sermon […]