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Man invests $3m lottery money in illicit drugs

Man invests $3m lottery money in illicit drugs

The question of whether to take the annuity or the lump sum for a lottery winner is an important one.…

5 years ago
Boko Haram attacks UN convoy in Borno

Boko Haram attacks UN convoy in Borno

Suspected militant Islamists have ambushed a military-escorted UN convoy carrying humanitarian aid in north-eastern Nigeria, wounding a UN worker, two…

5 years ago
Nigerian Army: Preparations in top gear for Niger Delta combat

Nigerian Army: Preparations in top gear for Niger Delta combat

Prospects of a confrontation between Niger Delta militants and the military heightened yesterday as the Nigerian Army announced that its…

5 years ago
Obanikoro moved N1.2bn to Ekiti for Fayose

Obanikoro moved N1.2bn to Ekiti for Fayose

Former Minister of Defence (State) Musiliu Obanikoro’s head of security has told the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) how…

5 years ago
Al-Nusra breaks up from al-Qaeda, now Jabhat Fath al Sham

Al-Nusra breaks up from al-Qaeda, now Jabhat Fath al Sham

Al Jazeera has obtained exclusive video of the former leader of al-Nusra Front confirming the Syria-based group's split from al-Qaeda.…

5 years ago
ISIS claims attack on Church where Priest was killed

ISIS claims attack on Church where Priest was killed

An 84-year-old priest was killed and four other people taken hostage by two armed men who stormed his church in…

5 years ago
Spain: Woman with Zika virus gives birth

Spain: Woman with Zika virus gives birth

A woman in Spain infected with the Zika virus has given birth to a baby with the brain disease microcephaly,…

5 years ago
Two teenagers killed at Florida party

Two teenagers killed at Florida party

Gunfire erupted at a nightclub hosting a swimsuit-themed party for teens in Florida, leaving two teens dead and at least…

5 years ago
NDLEA arraigns six for illicit drug possession

NDLEA arraigns six for illicit drug possession

The Federal High Court in Lagos will on September 8 and 9 decide the fate of six men who pleaded…

5 years ago
Housewife to die by hanging for murder

Housewife to die by hanging for murder

An Effunrun High Court, Uvwie council area of Delta State, on Monday sentenced a 28-year old housewife, Mrs. Mary Attah,…

5 years ago