A Nineteen-year-old Damilola Akintilo has been arrested by the Osun State Police Command for allegedly raping a sick four-year-old girl in Ile-Ife. The suspect reportedly took the infant into the bush in Ita Olopo, Ilode Road, Ile-Ife on Wednesday and raped her. According to reports, the victim was sick and left in the room by […]

The governorship candidate on the platform of Action Alliance (AA) in Imo, Mr Uche Nwosu, has urged Nigerians to shun the call for “RevolutionNow” protest saying it is capable of causing uncontrollable crisis in the country. Nwosu gave the advice in an interview with journalists in Abuja on Friday while reacting to the protest organised […]

The Chairmen of Nigeria Labour Congress, Uchenna Obigwe, said the organised labour in Abia State had issued a seven-day ultimatum to the state government ahead of a strike over the unpaid arrears of workers’ salaries and allowances in the state. The ultimatum was contained in a statement jointly issued in Umuahia on Friday by the […]

Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen on Thursday killed one Friday Etor while his compatriot, Nsikak Udo, was critically injured during an attack by the herdsmen in Ikot Obio Nso Community in Mkpat Enin Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. It was gathered that the deceased died on the spot as he was shot […]

A man simply identified as Mr Ali, Saturday morning lost his life after he was knocked down by a car at the front of the Kwara state NYSC secretariat, along Ahmadu Bello way, Ilorin, the Kwara state capital. Eyewitnesses told RoyalFM News that the driver of the saloon car was coming from a vigil before […]

Member representing Shaare-OkeOde state constituency, Honourable Abdulrasaq Owolabi, has berated security personnel, especially officers of the Police Force and those of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, for failing to work hand in hand and accord each other regard during the exercise. He also rebuked them for taking advantage of their office to […]

Top government officials of the Kwara state Ministry of Environment and Forestry Saturday went on a tour of Ilorin, the state capital to ensure compliance with environmental sanitation exercise. The officials inspected areas posing environmental and hazards, deliberated with the communities and ensured that violators no matter how highly placed were penalized. The inspection exercise […]

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Friday for Monrovia, Liberia to attend the 172nd Independence Anniversary Celebrations of the country. A statement issued by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, said apart from being the Special Guest of Honour at the event, Buhari would receive “The Grand […]

As the screening exercise of the ministerial nominees entered its second day in the Senate on Thursday, four nominations have been confirmed by noon. The News Agency of Nigeria recalls that the Senate adjourned the exercise by 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday after screening 10 nominees. Those screened as at 12:35 a.m. on Thursday are: Sen. Tayo Alasoadura […]

Boris Johnson has promised the “beginning of a new golden age”, as he made his first Commons statement as PM. Speaking to MPs, Mr Johnson said his government would throw itself into Brexit negotiations with energy. He also assured EU citizens living in the UK they would have “absolute certainty” of their right to live […]

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