The Federal Ministry of Health says about 20 to 30 per cent of Nigerians suffer from mental illness. The Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Abdulaziz Abdullahi, said this at the Mental Health Action Committee and Stakeholders’ Workshop in Abuja on...
Suspected Boko Haram members on Saturday invaded a village on the outskirts of  Maiduguri, Borno State, and razed 65 houses. The attack forced many of the residents to flee the village to avoid being killed by the terrorists. However,  some...
Security operatives in a convoy went haywire on Thursday shooting at a car conveying five corps members serving in the Obafemi Owode Local Government Area of Ogun State. It was learnt that the incident happened around 1pm in the Mowe...
The Federal Government has insisted that Nigerian troops have succeeded in decimating the capacity of the Boko Haram terrorist group to carry out spectacular attacks. This, the Federal Government said, was without prejudice to the fact that the group carried...
A member of the Redeemed Christian Church of God has accused the church leadership of terminating his membership because he appeared on the show of OAP, Daddy Freeze, who has been teaching people to go against the dictates of...
A South African man from Verulam, KwaZulu-Natal was arrested on Friday for alleged bestiality after his neighbour caught him penetrating her pet cat. Prem Balram‚ for security firm Reaction Unit South Africa‚ said that the man’s neighbour had raised the alarm after...
Leader and founder of the Movement for the Actualisation for Sovereign State of Biafra and the Biafran Independent Movement, Chief Ralph Uwazuruike, has alleged that the Federal Government is aiding the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mr....
Some gunmen on Wednesday kidnapped five members of the National Youth Service Corps who were travelling to their orientation camps in Akwa Ibom and Rivers states. Two other passengers on the bus conveying the corps members were also kidnapped. The fresh...
A South African stripper who allegedly shamed Cheryl Zondi, one of the victims of sexual abuse in the hands of Pastor Omotoso, has been slammed by social media users. The South African stripper, Lindi who shared a photo of Cheryl...
About 380,000 illegal migrants, mostly from the neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo, have left Angola in less than a month during a massive operation targeting diamond smuggling, a minister said Saturday. On a visit to Dundo in northern Angola on...