Photos News: S-East Governors, Other Political And Religious Leaders Of The Zone, In A Closed-Door Meeting In Enugu

South East governors, other political and religious leaders of the zone, in a closed-door meeting, at the Government House, Enugu. Details Loading….. . Enugu State is in the hands of God! Read more »

See the list of songs in Wizkid’s new album ‘Made In Lagos’ as it drops tonight

Award-winning Nigerian musician Wizkid has announced his much-anticipated album ‘MadeInLagos’ will be released tonight. The album is expected to feature musicians like Burna boy, Damian Marley, Skeptia and others. Here is a... Read more »

Wizkid’s son, Zion shocked at the sight of huge birthday gifts from his dad (Video)

Zion Balogun, the third child of Nigerian superstar musician, Wizkid has been left overwhelmed at the sight of the birthday gifts he received from his dad. The champ celebrated his third birthday... Read more »

OAP Toke Makinwa reveals she tested positive for Covid-19, shares her story

Media personality, Toke Makinwa has revealed she tested positive for Covid-19. The Rhythm FM OAP shared her story on her vlog. According to her the experience hasn’t been easy as the last... Read more »

Wike: The Irrepressible Voice Of The Oppressed

Prior to his election as governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has proved himself as a dogged fighter. He dymistified the political power bloc in the state led by former governor... Read more »
Gov Umahi and pdp

2023 Presidency: Gov Umahi, Defections Rumours And PDP’s Dilemma Over Zoning

As the 2023 general election gathers momentum in Nigeria, there are insinuations that the years ahead willcome with a mixed bag of intrigues. There is no doubt that the election year would... Read more »
#EndSARS and Nigerian Army

#EndSARS And The Professionalism Of The Nigerian Army

By Nkechi Odoma A lot of confusions have assailed Nigeria now over #EndSARS protests. Merchants of violence and bloodbath have taken control of parts of Nigeria in irrefutably dubious protests. Hidden retrogressive... Read more »
AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq

We Care About Our Police – Kwara State Govt

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Wednesday made a passionate appeal to Nigerians to never turn their backs or abandon the police and other security agencies, saying the vast majority of the... Read more »
Capital market

Investors risk losing 2020 dividends

Capital market operators have expressed worry that the prolonged coronavirus pandemic and attendant Foreign Exchange (Forex) illiquidity may cause investors to lose their dividends this year. The pandemic and the accompanying shutdown... Read more »

Mass arrest of looters threatens prison decongestion policy

Mass arrest and detention of suspected COVID-19 palliative looters across states of the Federation threatens Federal Government’s plan to decongest correctional facilities’ detention centres. The country also stands the risk of a... Read more »
Anambra State police

Police Weep Over Killing Of Two Dpos, Officer’s Beheading, Burning Of 11 Station In Anambra State

Officers of the Anambra State police command yesterday wept over the killing of four policemen and burning of 11 Police Stations by the hoodlums. In the crisis that erupted after the #EndSARS... Read more »
Ngozi Okonjo

USA Reject Ngozi Okonjo Iweala As Director General Of WTO

The Trump administration has rejected the appointment of Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo as the Director General of the World Trade Organization, WTO.The US position is championed by the US trade Representative, Robert Emmet... Read more »

Gov,Wike Bans Keke In 19 Roads In Port Harcourt And Calls IPOB Terrorists

Governor Wike has signed an executive order proscribing the activities of the Indigenous people of Biafran in the entire Rivers state. In a press statement obtained by Akelicious, he described the IPOB... Read more »
Hope Uzodinma

Hope Uzodinma Orders A Contractor To Refund N1.4 Billion Mobilization Fee

The governor of Imo State, Sen. Hope Uzodinma has mandated the Attorney general of Imo state Chief Sir C.O.C Akaolisa to press on banks that guaranteed mobilization fee to the contractor handling... Read more »

#EndSARS: Nigerian Youths Commend AIT For Bold Reportage

A group of Nigerian Youths has written a letter of commendation to the Chairman of DAAR Communications Raymond Dokpesi Junior and management for the media outfit’s bold reportage on the recent EndSARS... Read more »

Alleged Killings of Northerners in South False, Says Ohanaeze

The apex socio-cultural youth organisation in Igbo land, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council, on Wednesday denied the allegation by the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) that Northerners were being killed in the Southern part... Read more »

PDP Tasks Yakubu on Credible, Conclusive Elections

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday called on the reappointed Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, to use his second coming to correct the wrongs of the... Read more »

#LekkiShooting: “Did you give the orders?- Runtown asked Sanwo-Olu

Nigerian singer, Douglas Agu Jack alias Runtown has asked the Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu if he gave the orders for armed military officers to shoot at peaceful protesters at Lekki Tollgate on... Read more »

Samklef tackles Pastor Adeboye’s declaration of 30days Fasting (See Tweet)

Nigerian Music producer who is also a blogger, Samklef has taken to social media call-out the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor E. Adeboye for declaring 30-day fasting... Read more »

Moment Davido’s Girlfriend, Chioma prepared a delicious meal for Nengi (Video)

VIDEO: Moment Davido’s Girlfriend, Chioma prepared a delicious meal for Nengi  Ex-BBnaija housemate, Nengi received a special food package from the kitchen of Davido’s wife, Chioma. She seems to be the luckiest... Read more »

Same Hoodlums that burnt BRT buses are complaining of scarcity of the buses- Daddy Freeze

Daddy Freeze has shaded hoodlums who burnt down BRT buses when people were pushing for police reforms recently. He shared a photo of a lot of people who were waiting to board... Read more »

Ultimate love couple, Kachi and Rosie Allegedly break up

Winners of the 2019 Ultimate Love reality show, Kachi and Rosie are alleged to have seperated. It happened after a lady recognized as @Joyce on Twitter made startling allegations that Kachi’s family... Read more »

“I can’t remember the last time I slept with a woman” – Davido reveals in an interview(Video)

Award-winning Nigerian Artist, David ‘Davido’ Adeleke has revealed in a new interview that he cannot remember the last time he slept with a woman. In a chat with TheBeat99.9 FM in Lagos,... Read more »
Ike Ekweremadu

IPC Appoints Ike Ekweremadu As Its Chief Coordinator For Africa

The International Parliamentary Congress, IPC, has appointed former Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, as its Chief Coordinator for Africa. The appointment was conveyed to Ekweremadu in a letter by... Read more »
Sadiya Farouq

Sadiya Farouq Flags Off Disbursement Of Federal Government Grant In Zamfara (Photos)

The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development, Sadiya Farouq, has flagged off the disbursement of 20,000.00 Naira each to poor rural women in Zamfara State. About 250 poor rural... Read more »

Lekki Shootings: PANDEF Call For Thorough Investigation, Asks Buhari To Take Responsibility

The Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF), has supported calls by Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria for a thorough investigation into the shootings of peaceful #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki tollgate by operatives... Read more »
EndSARS protesters in Osun State

#EndSARS Protesters Call Off Protests In Osun State

The EndSARS protesters in Osun State have on Monday announced that they have suspended the demonstration across the state. The protesting youths under the aegis of EndSARS protest Movement made the announcement... Read more »
Keith Raniere

Nxivm Cult: Keith Raniere Sentenced To 120 Years In Prison

Keith Raniere, a self-help guru who ran a secret cult NXIVM, where women were branded with his initials and ordered to have sex with him, has been sentenced to 120 years. Raniere,... Read more »

Breaking: Okonjo-Iweala Emerges WTO DG

Nigeria’s former Finance Minister, Dr Ngozi Okonji-Iweala has emerged the new Director General of the World Trade Organisation. According to sources from the European Union, she emerged victorious in the contest over... Read more »
2021 Armed Forces

President Buhari launches 2021 armed forces remembrance emblem with N10m

President Muhammadu Buhari has launched the 2021 Armed Forces Remembrance Emblem and Appeal Fund with N10 million. The short ceremony took place at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja before... Read more »
kogi state

Normalcy returns to Lokoja after Monday’s pandemonium

Normalcy has returned to Lokoja, the Kogi state capital, after Monday’s tension that greeted the capital following the invasion of two warehouses by hoodlums which created pandemonium in the state capital. The... Read more »
human trafficking

Man bags 30 months imprisonment for attempted human trafficking in Kano

A Federal High Court sitting in Kano State has sentenced one Emmanuel Okpella to two years and six months imprisonment for attempted human trafficking without the option of fine. The convict, a... Read more »

BET Hip Hop Awards 2020 List Of Winners

See the full list of winners below. Hip Hop Artist of the Year DaBabyDrakeFutureLil BabyMegan Thee Stallion(Winner)Roddy Ricch Best Hip Hop Video DaBaby, “Bop”DaBaby feat. Roddy Ricch, “Rockstar”Drake, “Toosie Slide”Future f/ Drake,... Read more »
bandits in nigeria

Security operatives foil coordinated bandits attack in Tsaskiya, Katsina State

Men of the Nigerian Police Force in collaboration with the military, yesterday, foiled a coordinated bandits attack on the Tsaskiya community in the Sofana area council of Katsina State. Spokesman of the Katsina State... Read more »
Prof. Akinyemi

No Surprise If US Has Videos Of Lekki Shootings – Bolaji Akinyemi

A former Nigerian Minister of External Affairs Professor Bolaji Akinyemi has criticized President Buhari’s handling of the international community’s involvement in the #EndSARS protests and believes the United States through its satellite has videos... Read more »
President Trump

President Trump Admits No Coronavirus Relief Deal Before Election Day

US President Donald Trump has acknowledged that a coronavirus economic relief deal would likely come after the November 3 election, with the White House unable to bridge differences with fellow Republicans in... Read more »
Adamawa State Govt

Adamawa State Govt To Begin Door-To-Door Search, Vows To Demolish Houses Containing Looted Goods

Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa State has given 12 hours to looters to return their loot or houses containing such goods will be demolished. The governor, who made a broadcast Tuesday evening... Read more »
Trump and wife

Trump Campaigns in Three Key States, First Lady Makes First Appearance Since Covid-19 Recovery

US President Donald Trump kicked off a final election week with a multi-state campaign across the country with stops in the Midwestern states of Michigan, Wisconsin and Nebraska on Tuesday. n a... Read more »

The Lagos State Govt is allegedly planning to arrest me and Dj Switch- Actor, Maduagwu says

The popular controversial Nollywood actor Uche Maduagwu has recently revealed that there are alleged plans by Lagos state government to arrest him and DJ Switch.  He revealed this recently via his official... Read more »

Reno Omokri Share Eyewitness And Video Evidence Of The #Lekkimassacre

As shared by Reno Omokri on Instagram Watch Eyewitness And Video Evidence of the #LekkiMassacre of Peaceful Unarmed #EndSARS Protesters. You Can Hear The Gunshots and See The Flashes As The Bullets Are Fired. Generals @Mbuhari and Buratai... Read more »

Why Nigerian youths trusted, supported us during 2019 campaigns – Osinbajo

Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo has insisted that engagement with the Nigerian youths has to be transparent and honest. This, according to him, will help build a progressive society, adding that this... Read more »

Niger, Benin, Togo Pay Nigeria N2.04bn Electricity Bill

Niger, Benin, Togo – who purchase power from Nigeria remitted a total of N2.04bn in the first quarter of this year as their outstanding electricity bill to the Market Operator of the... Read more »

FG Rejects Proposal To Repair Ports’ Scanners With N753m

There is an indication that the five faulty scanners at the Apapa ports have been abandoned as the Federal Government rejects proposal to repair them at a cost of N753 million. This... Read more »

#Endsars: Muslims Attacked, Mosque Burnt Down In The Southeast & South South

As the ongoing #EndSARS nationwide protests rage, the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) has raised the alarm over targeted attacks against Muslims in certain parts of the South-East and South-South... Read more »
Fani-Kayode and Sanwo-Olu

Lekki shooting: Army’s indictment of Sanwo-Olu has grave implications – Fani-Kayode

Femi Fani-Kayode has said the Nigerian Army’s claim that the Lagos State Government ordered the deployment of the military has grave implications for Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. The 81 Division of the Nigerian... Read more »

Makinde orders recruitment of 1,500 officers to kick-start Amotekun

Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde, yesterday, said that he had ordered immediate recruitment of 1,500 officers to kick-start the South-West Security Network, code-named Amotekun Corps, in the state. Makinde disclosed this during... Read more »

345 Covid-19 patients discharged across Nigeria in last 24 hours

Nigeria has discharged 345 Covid-19 patients in the last 24 hours bringing the total number of successfully treated cases in the country to 57,916. Meanwhile, there are 113 new Covid-19 cases reported... Read more »
Covid-19 testing machines

Hoodlums steal Covid-19 testing machines in Cross River State

Except there is an urgent intervention by relevant authorities, there may be an upsurge of Covid-19 and other related diseases cases in Cross River State as equipment used for testing at the... Read more »

Waiting for the InfraCo revolution in Nigeria

Broadband has become a key priority of the 21st Century, and its transformative power is fast becoming an enabler for economic and social growth. This makes it an essential tool for empowering... Read more »
Sanwo-Olu and army

Despite Sanwo-Olu’s Denial, Army Insists Lagos Govt Requested Troops Deployment

A week after it triggered a global outrage over its alleged shooting of #EndSARS protesters in Lagos, the Nigerian Army yesterday broke its silence on the incident, denying that it fired at... Read more »

Nengi and Ozo went LIVE on Instagram after Ozone Shippers went on strike (Video)

Ozone supporters worldwide went on strike and protested against Nengi and Ozo for not giving them ozone moments for the past weeks. Yesterday the hashtag #IgnoreOzone trended on several countries after Ozone... Read more »

“Who gave the order to shoot at harmless Protesters?”- Rita Dominic asks FG

Rita Dominic is now questioning who gave the military men who fired shots at the Lekki Toll Gate massacre their order. Active protests on the streets have come to a halt but... Read more »

Payment Of N30,000 Grants To 333,000 Artisans Under ESP Begins

Beneficiaries nationwide to receive one-time grant, with Lagos, Kano, FCT & nine more States in first batch *Enumeration, verification still ongoing for Payroll Support Scheme *Free CAC Business Names’ Registration for 250,000... Read more »
President buhari

Eidul- Mawlid: FG Declares Thursday, October 29 Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Thursday, October 29, 2020 a public holiday to mark this year’s Eidul-Mawlid celebration in commemoration of the birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad. Read more »
Gov Abiodun

Lekki Shootings: Death Toll Not More Than Two – Gov Abiodun

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State has said the number of deaths recorded from last week’s Lekki Toll Gate shootings in Lagos State has not risen above two. Akelicious reports that some... Read more »
Governor Ugwuanyi

Governor Ugwuanyi Constitutes Panel On Victims Of EndSARS Protests In Enugu

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has constituted a 9-member Administrative Panel of Inquiry to look into the recent loss of lives and/or other grievous bodily injuries to private citizens and security... Read more »
Tinubu and Alpha Beta

Papers Filed Against Tinubu, Alpha Beta Burnt In Court — Lawyer

Court papers filed against Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Alpha Beta Consulting have been destroyed following an attack on the Igbosere high court in Lagos in the wake of the #EndSARS Protests. The... Read more »
Governor Lalong

Governor Lalong Directs Lifting Of Curfew In 2 LGAs Of Plateau State

Based on the assessment of the security situation in Plateau State and upon the recommendation of the Plateau State Security Council, the Executive Governor of Plateau State Rt. Hon. (Dr) Simon Bako... Read more »
Gov. Umahi

#Endsars: Gov. Umahi Approves 2.6bn Naira For Youth In Ebonyi

By Wisdom Nwedene Ebonyi State Governor, David Nweze Umahi, on Tuesday, approved the sum of 2.6bn SME fund for organized youths cooperative in all the Local Government Areas of the state. Akelicious... Read more »
Lai Mohammed

#Endsars: We Must Regulate Social Media Before It Destroys Us – FG

The Federal Government has warned that Nigeria is sitting on a keg of gunpowder if the issue of fake news is not urgently addressed, insisting on the regulation of social media in... Read more »