Cameroon deports 2,000 Nigerians in fight against Boko Haram: sources

Cameroon has deported more than 2,000 Nigerians who were living in the country illegally as part of new security measures intended to prevent suicide attacks by Boko Haram jihadists, sources said Friday. The post Cameroon deports 2,000 Nigerians in fight against Boko Haram: sources appeared first on Vanguard News.

MTN Project Fame 8.0: 18 Contestants Battle For Academy Slots

18 selected contestants of the MTN Project Fame Season 8 would battle for a slot in the Academy during the Opening Gala show on Saturday, August 1, 2015 in Lagos, Nigeria. According to TheNET, the 18 contestants will perform before a packed live studio audience and judges, for the best

US Gives Ondo Monarch Honourary Citizenship

The City of Dallas, Texas in the United States has given a Honorary Citizenship Award to the paramount ruler of Ondo Kingdom, Oba (Dr) Victor Kiladejo, Osemawe of Ondo as a result of his outstanding achievements as a monarch in Ondo state. The award was presented to the Ondo monarch

Top 10 Universities In Africa: Checkout The Nigerian University That Made The List

Six South African institutions have made it to the recent publication of top 10 Universities in Africa, with only University of Port Harcourt listed for Nigeria, Times Higher Educational journal survey report. According to the journal, Universities are ranked based on the amount of citations there are for the University’s

Accident Claims 10 Lives in Ogun

No fewer than 10 persons lost their lives in an accident involving two trucks and two commercial vehicles at Ogunmakin area of Lagos/Ibadan Expressway in Ogun on Friday. Mr Adegoke Adetunji, the FRSC Sector Commander in Ogun, who confirmed the accident, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the

Police kill armed robbery suspect in gun duel

A gun duel between the Oyo State Police Command and a gang of suspected armed robbers raping women and terrorising Ogbomoso and Oyo town has left one of the bandits dead and two others with serious injuries. The post Police kill armed robbery suspect in gun duel appeared first on

Oro festival kick starts Ooni’s final rites

In what appears to be a preparation for the formal announcement of the demise of Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuade, there were fears yesterday in the ancient town that traditional rites have begun with imposition of Oro festival which will last for seven days. The post Oro festival kick

Release My Son’s Corpse For Burial, 78-yr-old Widow Tells NLNG

For Rose Omefe Opkodu, a 78-year-old widow who hails from Ubulu-uku town in Delta state, life has become a nightmare. The shocking news of the death of her son, Michael Opkodu recently sent cold shivers up her spine and for several days it was as if the world was descending

Accident claims 10 lives in Ogun

FILE PHOTO: Federal Road Safety Officers at work following an accident No fewer than 10 persons lost their lives in an accident involving two trucks and two commercial vehicles at Ogunmakin area of Lagos/Ibadan Expressway in Ogun on Friday.