An explosion from a truck loaded with combustive substance rocked the Iju Ishaga area of Lagos, with at least three persons feared dead in the resultant inferno and a yet- to- be ascertained number of persons wounded. Some houses and vehicles were also affected. Report said that the truck wasContinue Reading

The Adamawa State Government has fixed Monday October 12th for the reopening of Public and Private Schools across the State. Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri who issued the directive, regretted the long closure of schools due to the crisis of COVID-19 Pandemic alongside other sectors of the economy. Mr Humwashi Wonosikou,Continue Reading

The Defence Headquarters says a high profile Boko Haram Commander has surrendered to Nigerian troops during clearance operations in their enclaves in Borno saying that the operations took place between Sept. 17 and Sept. 23. The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, disclosed this while giving a weekly updateContinue Reading

Hakeem Odumosu, the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Command has ordered the immediate orderly room trial of a police officer pictured extorting money from a motorcyclist in Aguda, Surulere, Lagos. Recall that Inspector Joseph Dike, attached to Aguda Division of Lagos State, went viral after he was captured extorting a motorcyclist atContinue Reading

The police on Wednesday dismissed the call by the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) for a sit-at-home on October 1. Ebonyi State government also urged residents to ignore the order and go about their normal business. While the Ohanaeze Ndigbo said it had nothing to do with the call.Continue Reading

Following the tragic tanker explosion in Felele, along the Lokoja-Abuja highway that took scores of lives on Wednesday,September 23, the Kogi State government has declared a two-day mourning period in memory of those that died in the horrific accident. WITHIN NIGERIA had reported that no fewer than 25 persons, includingContinue Reading