Kidnapping wahala: Bandits kidnap 87 passengers on Birnin-Gwari axis in Kaduna State

Nawa…Armed bandits operating along Birnin-Gwari-Kaduna Highways, on Sunday kidnapped 87 passengers. Official of the National Union of Road Transport Workers [NURTW] told PRNigeria that most of the kidnapped victims were passengers travelling between North and Southern parts of the country. The NURTW official said: “over 15 vehicles including long trucks, …

See: Wenger names players he regrets not signing for Arsenal

The former Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger has named Real Madrid star, Cristiano Ronaldo as the one prayer he regrets not signing for the Gunners. Ronaldo has previously admitted that he came ‘within an inch’ of moving to the North London club before he joined Manchester United from Sporting Lisbon for …

Chai! Man pours hot semovita on wife

Imagine…A 35-year-old man, Mr. Bawa Joshua, was on Monday tried before an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court, for allegedly pouring hot semovita on his wife, Grace. Johnson Okunade, the police prosecutor, told the court that the defendant committed the offence on May 7, at about 8:00 p.m, at Ayoomodara St. Ado-Ekiti. …

Go after past corrupt Nigerian leaders, Soyinka tells EFCC

Wole Soyinka, a Nobel Literature Laureate, has urged that for the fight against corruption in Nigeria to be successful, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission [EFCC] need to beam its searchlight on some country’s former leaders. Soyinka revealed “until we make some of our past leaders walk through those doors …

Melania Trump undergoes kidney surgery

The wife to United States president, Melania Trump underwent kidney surgery on Monday. The surgery was performed at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center near Washington, DC, according to CNN. It was learnt that the First Lady who turned 48 last month had been experiencing an issue with her kidney …