Insecurity: kidnappers rake in N7 billion in ransom money in nine years – Report

Adebayo Obajemu In Nigeria, kidnapping for ransom has become a big business more lucrative than seeking employment in juicy sectors such as oil and gas. Thus...

Northern govs must take responsibility for Almajiri – ADF

The Alaigbo Development Foundation (ADF) has expressed discontent with the new wave of Southward movement of Northern Almajiri children in the light of COVID-19...

Oyetola inaugurates task force to combat criminality

By Sunday Oguntuyi Osogbo As part of effort to combat criminality in Osun State, the governor of the state, Mr. Adegboyega Oyetola on Tuesday inaugurated...

Killing of Abia youths by police provocative- Otti

By OBINNA EZUGWU Dr. Alex Otti (OFR), former bank chief and governorship candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in the 2019 governorship election...

CEOs to Sanwo-Olu: Police check points now extortion points

OBINNA EZUGWU Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) of leading companies in Nigeria, with offices in Lagos, under the umbrella of the Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA),...

Lockdown triggers price spike in Lagos, Ogun

By OBINNA EZUGWU Prices of essential food items have risen by over 100 percent in Ogun and Lagos states following the lock down declared by...

Boko Haram: Buratai relocates to Northeast

OBINNA EZUGWU Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt Gen TY Buratai has relocated fully to the Northeast where he is overseeing and directing the...

Chadian President, Deby turns tide against Boko Haram

By OBINNA EZUGWU Battle hardened and long serving President of Chad, Idris Deby presides over a country of only 15 million people, a fraction compared...

Police launch manhunt for suspected political thug, Oladayo, others  

By Sesan Laoye Men of the Nigeria Police Force are said to be searching for some suspected political thugs who were allegedly responsible for the...

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