Category archives for: News Across Nigeria

As #OSUND-DAY draws closer , 35 reasons why Aregbesola should be re-elected


(1). 40,000 youths employed under the Osun Youth Empowerment Scheme (O’YES) (2). 5,000 Youths trained and empowered in information communication technology under the Osun Youth Empowerment Technology (O’YESTECH) (3). Over N2.4 billion injected into the economy as allowances for the OYES Volunteers. (4). 123 kilometres of waterways (streams, arteries and canals) dredged to keep the […]

TERROR IN ADAMAWA!!! Gunmen kill four soldiers, 46 others


Over 50 people, including four soldiers, have died in two separate attacks in Adamawa State. The soldiers and over 40 civilians died in a raid by gunmen suspected to be members of the Boko Haram sect in three local government areas in the state. The soldiers died in a gun battle on Sunday with the […]

Ebola: Envoy, 58 persons had contacts with dead Liberian


The Lagos State Government said on Monday that it had identified no fewer than 59 people who had contacts with the Liberian who died of Ebola Virus in the state, Mr Patrick Sawyer. Commissioner for Health, Dr Jide Idris, said at a news conference in Ikeja that the contact tracing became imperative to ascertain any […]

Boko Haram: The Use Of Young Women As Suicide Bombers – Jonathan Reacts, Releases Statement!

President Jonathan

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan wholeheartedly condemns the recent terrorist attacks in Kano and Adamawa States as well as the kidnap of the Lamido of Kolofata in Northern Cameroon, Lamido Seini Lamine and the wife of the Vice Prime Minister of Cameroon. Also, the president in a statement abhors the use of young women as suicide […]

MIRACLE: How A Clinically Confirmed Dead Woman Gave Birth To A Baby Girl [Pictured]

Gaza 'Miracle' Baby Girl Delivered After Mother is Killed in Israeli Airstrike

A Palestinian baby girl has been delivered from the womb of her mother who was killed in an Israeli attack in Gaza. The 23-year-old woman died after an airstrike hit her house in the central Gaza town of Deir al-Balah. “Her pregnant mother was brought here and when we checked the foetus it was alive, […]

2015: Another Shocking Prophecy Of The Future Of Nigeria – Prophet Joshua

General Overseer of God of Cham­pion Royal As­sembly, Brother Joshua Ignila

These are like perilous times in Nigeria. The General Overseer of God of Cham­pion Royal As­sembly, Brother Joshua Ignila, has dished out more prophecies after his spot on World Cup prediction (He had predicted that the German side would win). According to the Sun, he told his congregation that, Boko haram leader, Shekau would be […]

Boko Haram: Why Nigeria May Break Up Very Soon – Bishop Oyedepo

Bishop David Oyedepo

Bishop David Oyedepo of the Living Faith Church aka Winners’ Chapel, has warned that Nigeria is on the verge of breaking up if some issues are not quickly addressed. In an interview with Punch, Oyedepo wondered why those behind Boko Haram in the country have not been prosecuted by the government. He also expressed sadness […]

Tumultous, Clamorous, Uproarious, Thunderous and Glamorous Crowd Welcomed Omoluabi Governor Rauf Aregbesola During Eid Prayers 28-August-2014

Tumultous Crowd Welcomed Omoluabi Governor Aregbesola To Eid Praying ground

The sight of Governor Rauf Aregbesola of the State of Osun on Monday created frenzy at the state capital, Osogbo as joined thousands of Muslim faithful at the Oke-Baale praying ground to mark the end of the 30 days Ramadan fast. The Governor’s convoy, which snaked through the capital city from the Government House in […]

REVEALED: Why I can’t perform for Omisore’s election – Lagbaja opens up…THIS IS REALLY REVEALING!


Masked-musician, Bisade Ologunde, aka Lagbaja, at the weekend reportedly rejected an offer by the Iyiola Omisore Campaign Organisation to perform at the grand reception of President Goodluck Jonathan’s scheduled visit in Osogbo, Osun State, next week. The Nation reports that the award-winning Afrobeat artiste, had been approached to thrill supporters of Senator Iyiola Omisore, the […]

PHOTO NEWS: Aregbesola Commissions LA Elementary School Ilesa


Governor State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola acknowledging cheers from the crowd and enthusiastic pupils of Local Authority (L.A) Elementary School, Imo, Ilesa whilst welcoming him to the commissioning of their school on Friday 18-07-2014 culled from Osun.gov.ng


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