#JusticeForBridget: Islamic body condemns Kano beheading

An Islamic body, the Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, has condemned the murder of a woman, one Mrs Bridget Patience over alleged blasphemy against Prophet Muhammed. Bridget was killed by an angry mob after a trader raised an alarm about the said blasphemy against prophet Mohammed in Kano on Thursday. The police swung into action and…

Missing Chibok Girl Found in Sambisa Forest

One of the missing Chibok Girls kidnapped by Boko Haram 2 years ago has been found in Sambisa Forest by the Civilian JTF. Co-founder of the Bring Back Our Girls Group and former minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesii made the announcement via her Twitter page. Chairman of #ChibokParents has confirmed news that ONE of OUR…

Lekan Shonde, man who killed his wife in Lagos arrested by the Police

  Man who allegedly murdered his wife after a domestic squabble has been arrested by the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police command today. Lekan was communicating with the family of his late wife from his hiding place. Lekan, a depot worker in Apapa,  Lagos had claimed that his location cannot be traced…

Boko Haram release video showing Chibok girls are still alive

A video has emerged showing that at least 15 of the Chibuk schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram militants two years ago are still alive. The girls appeared in a ‘proof of life’ video sent to negotiators by Boko Haram. The video obtained by CNN is believed to have been made in December and is being…

China loans Nigeria $6 billion for infrastructure development

Nigeria’s Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama has revealed that China has granted Nigeria a $6 billion loan for infrastructural projects. “It won’t need an agreement to be signed; it is just to identify the projects and we access it,” he said. Nigeria has been seeking to fund a projected N2.2 trillion ($11.1 billion) deficit in…