According to The Nigerian Army, 80 Boko Haram terrorists yesterday, October 1st, surrendered in mass to troops of ‘Operation Lafiya Dole’ in Bama.
As the nation awaits President Muhammadu Buhari’s ministerial list, the President on Tuesday said he would head the Ministry of Petroleum Resources. President Buhari while addressing some select reporters in New York on Tuesday, after addressing a Global Leaders’ Summit on Countering ISIL and Violent Extremism, he will remain the Minister of Petroleum. He said […]
When people want to get rich quick and live a lifestyle they’ve not worked for, they turn to dirty acts in a bid to achieve their desperate desires and land in trouble. Why not work and enjoy your life in peace? A popular actress (names withheld) was on Sunday night apprehended while allegedly trying to […]
President Buhari met with His Majesty, King Abdullah II Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan in a bilateral meeting yesterday September 28,2015 during the 70th UN general Assembly
Singer, KCEE, a.k.a Limpopo King missed his flight from South Africa back to Nigeria. He took this photo above and shared how sad he feels to have missed his flight and how sad he is for being lonely without his Manager and his PA.
The Sokoto State Pilgrims Welfare Agency has confirmed the killing of the immediate Caretaker Chairman of Illela Local Government Area of the state, Alhaji Bello Gidan-Hamma, his mother, stepmother and two wives in the stampede in Mina, Saudi Arabia. The agency also confirmed that the Chief Imam of the Sultan Abubakar III Jumaa’at Mosque, Sokoto, […]
Good news broke today, and that news is that Switzerland has opened a criminal investigation against Sepp Blatter, the current FIFA president who just will not die. He’s facing suspicion of “criminal mismanagement” and “misappropriation.” This is huge. FIFA is insanely corrupt, and corruption has led to things like money changing hands for World Cup […]
As we chronicled on Benconews.com on Monday, the Senate President, Bukola Saraki’s battle to prevent his appearance before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) collapsed in two different courts. His lawyers, Joseph Daudu (SAN) and Adebayo Adelodun (SAN), argued strongly against his appearance at the CCT where he is charged with alleged false declaration of […]
An Auchi Magistrates’ Court in Edo on Monday remanded 39-year-old Mustapha Mamud in prison for allegedly touching a woman’s private part. The Magistrate, Mr M. O. Osayi, said the accused should be kept behind bars pending advice from the State Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP). The accused, who resides at undisclosed address in Auchi, is […]
2Face Idibia’s Fortyfied All-Star concert is currently taking place at the Eko Hotels & Suites to celebrate his 40th birthday. Annie Idibia looked gorgeous in this dress styped by Swant Jerry.
Residents of Abesan Estate in the Ipaja, Lagos were thrown into confusion after a 34 year old man, Nelson Oamen, stabbed his father, 74year old father, Ehiremen Oamen, to death, removed his heart and left with it after an altercation on Friday. It was gathered that the father who was a retiree was battling with […]
President Muhammadu Buhari shocked his interviewer in Paris yesterday that he sometimes misses his way in Aso Presidential Villa, an expansive palace serving a dual purpose as office and residence for an incumbent Nigerian leader. It was built in the late 80s and a former military president, Ibrahim Babangida first occupied it in 1991, after […]
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission have declared Emmanuel Osita Okereke wanted. Emmanuel Osita Okereke was the former presidential aspirant on the platform of the Nigeria Liberation Party (NLP) and he’s been wanted for jumping bail. Emmanuel is also the Director-General of the National Task Force to Combat Illegal Importation of Small Arms, Ammunition and […]
Lagos State Commissioner of Police Fatai Owoseni yesterday paraded three fake soldiers, one fake Air Force personnel and three car snatchers. The ‘fake soldiers’ are Markus Gabriel (22) from Ngwa in Abia State, Ikemefuna Ude (39) from Agwu (Enugu). Their Air Force accomplice is Dare Tijani (28) from Ikire in Osun State. The others are […]
A few cargoes are said to be heading to US refineries from Nigeria, trading sources said at the weekend. Two Nigerian grades, including at least two cargoes of flagship crude Qua Iboe as well as Bonga, were said to be heading to US east coast refineries as well potentially down to the US Gulf Coast, […]