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One dead as truck crashes in Lagos

By Omolola Afolabi One person was confirmed dead when an overloaded heavy duty truck in Owode Elede,Ikorodu axis of Lagos was involved in an accident. Lagos State Emergency Agency (LASEMA) spokesman, Nosa Okunbor, confirmed this in a statement on Friday. He explained: “Upon arrival of the Agency’s response teams at Continue Reading

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Pupils among 21 dead in Enugu crash

Agency Reporter The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Thursday said that 21 persons lost their lives in an auto crash on the old Enugu-Okigwe Road. The incident involved a low-bed articulated vehicle and a fully-loaded 608 Mercedes Benz  bus conveying school children and their teachers. It happened precisely at Continue Reading

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22 killed in failed Boko Haram attack

By Okodili Ndidi, Abuja No fewer than 22 Boko Haram fighters were killed when the terrorist group attacked Army Super Camp in Damboa, Borno State. In a statement by Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Major-General John Enenche, the terrorists were subdued by the superior firepower of the troops. “Troops of Operation Continue Reading

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Buni and challenge of reconciliation in APC

By December, the Mai Mala Buni-led Caretaker Committee would have completed the six months tenure allotted to it when it was set up by the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC). TONY AKOWE looks at the challenges facing the committee and how far it has succeeded Continue Reading

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