Month April 2021

DRUG TRAFFICKER EXTENDS 97 WRAPS OF COCAINE AFTER ARREST AT LAGOS AIRPORT

A 47-year-old drug trafficker, identified as Chigbogu Ernest Obiora, has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos. Femi Babafemi,  the  Spokesperson for the NDLEA, said on Friday that… Continue Reading →

YOBE RESIDENTS FLEE AS BOKO HARAM ATTACK COMMUNITY

News reaching NEWS NAIJA says Residents of Kanamma, the headquarters of Yunusari Local Government Area of Yobe State, were made to flee their town with many sleeping overnight in the bushes as Boko Haram laid siege. NEWSNAIJA   gathered that the… Continue Reading →

RESIDENT IN SHOCK AS 17 YEARS OLD GIRL DROWNS IN KWARA RIVER

NEWS reaching us says a  17-year-old girl, has drowned in the Asa River at the Harmony Holdings Estate, Kulende area, Ilorin, Kwara State capital. The victim, whose identity had not been ascertained as of the time of filing this report,… Continue Reading →

NIGERIAN-AMERICAN PASTOR ARRESTED FOR BUYING TWIN BABIES IN ABIA

The sale of a set of twins has prompted the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) to close down a baby factory in Aba, Abia State. This was disclosed in a statement by Stella Nezan,   the… Continue Reading →

WOMAN SLUMPS, DIES DURING 14DAYS FASTING IN CHURCH

The family of a woman, identified as Joy Owoyele, is in pain after she died during 14-day fasting in the Isheri Olofin area of Lagos State. NEWSNAIJA learned that Owoyele had sought after spiritual help regarding her matrimonial challenges at… Continue Reading →

BOY DIES AFTER DRINKING KEROSENE IN LAGOS BAR

A special needs boy, simply identified as Kelvin, has lost his life after allegedly drinking a substance suspected to be kerosene in the Ikeja area of Lagos State. NEWSNAIJA gathered that Kelvin obtained the bottle of kerosene from the Jesus… Continue Reading →

FOUR SUSPECTED VANDALS ABROAD BOAT BURNT TO DEATH AT ILLEGAL REFINERY

News reaching us says four persons were burnt to death near an illegal crude oil refining site around the Rumuji-Ibaa River in the Emuoha Local Government Area of Rivers State. Although the cause of the fire outbreak could not be… Continue Reading →

POLICE BUST ILLEGAL WINE FACTORY IN DELTA, ARREST OWNER

The Delta State Police Command has uncovered an illegal factory where fake wine is being produced and arrested a man identified as Kenneth Ajie,   the owner, in Ovwia in the Udu Local Government Area of the state. DSP Bright Edafe,… Continue Reading →

PANIC IN BENUE COMMUNITY AS HERDSMEN MURDER COUPLE RETURNING FROM FARM

News Reaching us says suspected herdsmen on Tuesday evening killed a man and his wife at Udei branch in Mbabai council ward of the Guma Local Government Area of Benue State. Locals said the incident happened when the man who… Continue Reading →

LAGOS HANDS OVER AMPUTEE WATER HAWKER TO NGO, 25MILLION NAIRA RAISED

The 27-year-old amputee hawker, identified as Mary Daniel, has received over N25m in donations from kind-hearted individuals from within and outside Nigeria. The single mother, who used to hawk bottled water in traffic in the Oshodi area of Lagos, is… Continue Reading →

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