Oluwaseun Egunsola

  • Umaru Dikko Dies

    by - Jul 1, 2014
    Former Nigeria’s minister of transport in the second republic and prominent northern politician, Umaru Dikko, is dead. Dikko died today at a London hospital. He had suffered three episodes of stroke in recent times and his...
  • Bomb Blast in Ile-Ife

    by - Jul 1, 2014
    According to Vanguard Newspapers, there was an explosion today at Ile-Ife, Osun State, South West Nigeria. The cause of the explosion is suspected to be Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs), which were planted at two strategic locations...
  • Boko Haram cell leader arrested

    by - Jun 30, 2014
    A Boko Haram cell leader, Babuji Ya’ari has been captured by the Nigerian Military. According to a statement by the Director of Military information, Major General Chris Olukolade, Ya’ari a businessman who sells tricycles, participated actively...
  • Nigerian Doctors set to commence indefinite strike nationwide

    by - Jun 30, 2014
    The Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, on Monday announced plan to embark on an indefinite strike, starting from Tuesday, July 1. The NMA President, Kayode Obembe, who made the announcement at a news conference in Abuja, said...
  • Fire at Exxon-Mobil Nigeria’s Qua-Iboe facility

    by - Jun 30, 2014
    There was a fire outbreak at the Exxon Mobil Corp. Qua Iboe terminal in Nigeria on Friday 27th June. This resulted in an oil spill at the facility located in Akwa Ibom state, Southern Nigeria. The...
  • Boko Haram kills villagers in Chibok district

    by - Jun 29, 2014
    Several people were killed today by suspected Boko Haram extremists, they were attacked during church services in villages near Chibok in Nigeria’s northeast Borno state. The terrorists launched series of attacks on worshippers in villages of...
  • Youths attack NEMA officials in Kaduna

    by - Jun 29, 2014
    Following the sectarian violence in Southern Kaduna, in Nigeria, a team of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) officials have escaped the rage of youths at Sanga local government area of the State. According to SaharaReporters,...
  • Another bomb blast in Kano averted

    by - Jun 27, 2014
    The Police in Kano, Northern Nigeria, said on Friday that it discovered 13 high-calibre Improvised Explosive Devices at Sauna-Fafunga in Dakata area of the city. The explosives were said to have been found in a car...
  • Abuja Bombing could have been worse-Nigerian army

    by - Jun 27, 2014
    More explosives were seized from 2 suspects believed to have coordinated the bombing of Emab Shopping Plaza in Wuse, Abuja on Wednesday 25th June 2014. Bystanders at the scene of the explosion alerted soldiers on patrol...
  • Chelsea offers £16 million for Emenike

    by - Jun 26, 2014
    Chelsea has reportedly made a £16 million offer for Nigerian and Fernabache striker, Emanuel Emenike. Although Emenike has failed to score in the ongoing world cup, he has provided assists for two of Nigeria’s three goals....