Four-storey Building Collapses in Lagos | 16 Persons Rescued Alive

A four-storey building located at No. 3 Massey Street Lagos Island has collapsed. According to Daily Trust, the building, it was learnt, came down at about 2:43 pm and many occupants are still trapped in the rubble. The Nation reports that 16 persons have been rescued alive and several others are still trapped. Officers of the National…

Nigerians Deride Melaye over Corruption Book Launch

Nigerians have taken to twitters to deride Senator Dino Melayo’s corruption book launch, especially with presence of former First Lady Patience Jonathan as Guest of Honour. The book written by Melaye is entitled “ Antidotes for Corruption’’ was launched on Monday. “Jesus, when are you coming back,’’ was the expression used by Banky‏ @AdeBanqie’s tweet…

Photo: Hoodlums Kill Alfa Abu, wife and children in Ijebu-Ode

A 35 year-old Muslim cleric, Sheikh Yusuf Amzat-Salam, also known as Alfa Abu,  his wife and four children were killed by hoodlums in the early hours of Tuesday in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State. The incident occurred at Atiba area of Odogbolu Local Government Area. The eldest child, a girl aged 11,  her twin brothers, aged 8…

EFCC Docks Ex Niger State Governor and Commissioner for N1.46bn Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday arraigned former Niger State governor, Muazu Babangida Aliyu and his Commissioner of Environment, Parks, Gardens and Forest Resources, Umar Mohammed Nasko, before Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court, Abuja on an eight-count charge bordering on money laundering to the tune of N1.46 billion. One of…

OBJ is the father of corruption,’ Fayose blasts ex-president

Fayose said Obasanjo eats and sleeps with corruption, adding that his government was the most corrupt in Nigeria’s history. Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, says ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo has no moral rights to accuse anyone of corruption. He said Obasanjo eats and sleeps with corruption, adding that his government was the most corrupt in Nigeria’s…