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CULTISM: Police Arrest 16 Suspect

The police in Agbor, Delta State, have arrested no fewer than 16 suspected cultists of different cult groups after their planned initiation of new members around Boji Boji Owa bush path. In recent times, security agencies in Ika metropolis have been called upon by residents to redouble their efforts in tackling various challenges including renewed…

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50m Nigerians practice open defecation – UNICEF

As Nigeria observes World Toilet Day today, a UNICEF report has revealed that at least 50 million people in the country practice open defecation. Also, about 119 million persons are without safe toilets which put the population at health risks. This figures put Nigeria among the top five countries in the world with high population…

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MTN dissociates self from ‘political’ recharge cards

By Victor Effiong MTN Nigeria has dissociated itself from recharge cards bearing the logos of various political organisations being circulated in some parts of Lagos State ahead of the 2015 General elections in the country. The mobile phone company said in a statement that “as a corporate organisation MTN is non-political and non-partisan. MTN Nigeria…

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CNN drops APC’s ‘change for democracy’ advert

Cable News Network CNN, International has stopped a pro-All Progressives Congress, APC campaign on its international channel, citing the political nature of the message. The pro-APC advert, signed off by Change for Democracy, had the photographs of APC governors and their projects, with several brooms merging, signifying the coming together of several parties to form…