Inauguration of 8th Senate: SGF Staff, Security Clash


The inauguration of the Presiding officers of the 8th assembly has thrown the entire three arms zone comprising the presidency, the Supreme Court (Judiciary) and the National Assembly into serious pandemonium following the blocking of roads leading to the secretariat by the armed security personnel. Specially, staff at the office

Protesters, Police Clash Ahead of G7 Summit


Leaders from the Group of Seven (G7) industrial nations will meet on Sunday in a German Alpine resort town, as thousands protested on the eve of the two-day summit. There were sporadic clashes with police and several marchers were taken to hospital with injuries, as thousands marched in the town

PDP, APC Clash Over Lagos Poll Results Delay


The agent of the Peoples Democratic Party for the presidential election collation in Lagos State, Mr. Wahab Owokoniran, and his All Progressives Congress counterpart, Senator Tokunbo Afikuyomi, on Monday morning hotly disagreed during the collation exercise at the Independent National Electoral Commission Lagos office.

Blood Flows As PDP, APC Supporters Clash In Kaduna


Blood flowed freely on Monday in Kaduna state as supporters of the major opposition party, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) clashed. Nigerian Pilot reported that the violence started when APC political thugs carrying out a one-million-man march for the state governorship candidate of

Tension As Over 2000 PDP &APC Supporters Clash In Rivers


WHAT would have been a deadly clash between supporters of the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party was averted by the operatives of the Rivers State Police Command on Tuesday. Over 2,000 supporters from both parties had surprisingly converged in the office of the Independent National Electoral Commission

3 Killed, Vehicles Burnt as NURTW, Hoodlums Clash in Oshodi

Commercial activities were grounded for the better part of yesterday at the densely populated Oshodi area of Lagos, following a renewed clash between factions of the National Union of Transport Workers, NURTW, which left three persons dead and several others injured.

3 Killed As Hoodlums Clash In Oshodi


There was mayhem on Wednesday at Oshodi, a bustling suburb of Lagos, southwest Nigeria, as hoodlums went on the rampage, setting vehicles and houses ablaze. It was gathered that three persons had been killed while scores of people were seen fleeing the area.