Osinbajo: Low income Nigerians can own homes with N30K

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo said the Federal Government is implementing a N100 billion Family Home Fund, which provides inexpensive mortgages to Nigerians who can afford N30, 000 per month. The post Osinbajo: Low income Nigerians can own homes with N30K appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

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FG boosts Abuja water scheme with $470m

Federal Government approves $470 million for the execution of the Greater Abuja Water project, FCT Minister Muhammed Bello, says. The post FG boosts Abuja water scheme with $470m appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

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Boko Haram waylay UN body, hijack rice for IDPs

Suspected members of the Boko Haram sect on Friday, hijacked bags of rice which the World Food Programme (WFP) planned to distribute to internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Borno state. WFP is the food assistance branch of the United Nations (UN) and the world’s largest humanitarian organisation addressing hunger. It has been distributing food items……

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PDP urges government to pay more attention to children

Sen. Ahmed Makarfi-led Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has called on the federal and state governments to pay more attention to children through policies that would protect their rights against violence and trafficking. The party made the call in a statement issued by Mr Dayo Adeyeye, National Publicity Secretary of its National Caretaker Committee in Abuja……

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Female student caught while attempting to flush baby in toilet [PHOTOS]

A female student of the University of Maiduguri was on Wednesday paraded while attempting to flush her baby girl in the toilet. The student, whose name was not disclosed reportedly just gave birth to a baby girl, killed her and was trying to force the baby through the toilet when she was caught. The sad…

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42-year-old herbalist allegedly defrauds US-based Nigerian of N4m

Operatives of the Zonal Intervention Squad, ZIS, of the Zone 2 Police Command, Onikan, Lagos State has arrested a 42-year-old herbalist, Abiodun David, for allegedly defrauding a US-based Nigerian simply identified as Kazeem of N4 million under the pretext of preparing charms that will make him wealth. Kazeem, a cab driver, had met the herbalist…

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NairaBet Agents Kills Self Over N600,000 Winning

An agent of NairaBet, a sports betting platform, has ended his life over his inability to pay a customer who allegedly won a N600,000 bet. Residents of Obadeyi Ajala woke up on Wednesday to find the deceased dangling from a rope in an uncompleted shop at Ajala bus stop, on the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway. According to……

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Man Dies While Masturbating On LGBT Live Cam

A man based in Eastern Pennsylvania has died while masturbating live on an LGBT website. The 69-year-old married man identified as Bill was reported to have died of a heart attack while streaming himself masturbating on the website. It was reported that the deceased started feeling chest pains while in the act and subsequently fell……

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Three men gang-rape one-year-old to coma in Katsina

The Katsina State Police Command is currently on the trail of a three-man gang, which abducted a one-year-old baby from her mother, Suwaiba Ahmadu, and gang-raped her in the Danja Local Government Area of the state. Suwaiba was returning from Angwan Bawa area in the Danja LGA, when the suspects accosted her and snatched the…

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Nigerians want review of budgeting process

Some Abuja residents on Tuesday called for a review of the country’s budgetary process to reflect a more transparent and robust procedure. In separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), they said that review of the process would eliminate all forms of delay in passing the budget. A legal practitioner, Mr Sagir Tijani,……

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SERAP wants Fashola to mandate DISCOs on provision of pre-paid meters

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has appealed to the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, to prevail on Electricity Distribution Companies (DISCOs) to provide pre-paid meters to Nigerians. An open letter by Mr Adetokunbo Mumuni, Executive Director of SERAP, in Abuja on Tuesday, stated that SERAP wanted the minster to……

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FRSC disagrees with Ambode on road ban

The Federal Road Safety Corps has spoken out against the ban order by the Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode restricting their activities to city suburbs and the highways. An Asst. Corps Marshal and Zonal Commanding Officer (Zone 2), of the corps in Lagos and Ogun States, Mr Shehu Zaki, said, “The implication is that even……

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Three killed as Jukun, Tive ethnic groups clash in Benue

The Benue State Police Command has confirmed the clash between Jukun and Tiv ethnic groups in Benue State. The incident, DAILY POST gathered left many people dead and several houses razed. The crisis reportedly broke out when two young men of Tiv and Jukun ethnic groups clashed at Feedi Market on Monday. The matter was…

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