Monday, March 8, 2021


March 8, 2021

APC candidate protests as PDP clears Delta chairmanship, councillorship elections

“From the counted figures, I polled 408 votes, while the PDP candidate got 317 votes.”

March 8, 2021

Several bandits killed in airstrikes, ambush by soldiers

“The troops opened fire as they (bandits) entered the killing range.”

Nigerians Soldiers
March 8, 2021

Nobody can win in food blockade: Atiku Bagudu

“We should strengthen the bond of what works for us.”

Atiku Bagudu
March 7, 2021

Abducted Osun travellers were released without ransom: Amotekun

The abductees were rescued by the security operatives during the weekend.

Amotekun Corps commander in Osun, Amitolu Shittu
March 5, 2021

Fire razes Onitsha plastic market

Some of the items destroyed by the fire included plastic buckets, drums, baskets, chairs and tables, among others.

Fire outbreak
March 5, 2021

10-year-old boy killed for picking mangoes inside Nigerian Army barracks

The soldier was said to have detained and tortured the boy to death, despite pleas and warnings from his colleagues.

March 5, 2021

Bandits kill vigilantes, villagers in Sokoto

“So they sneaked into the village through the eastern axis.”

Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal
March 5, 2021

Police arrest, detain MTN staff over death of Adamawa lady

“We know she was killed. But how and why it is only Lekan and that lady who can tell us.”

March 5, 2021

EXCLUSIVE: Fresh bank documents expose how Governor Umahi withdrew billions in cash from Ebonyi treasury

The Gazette’s revelations on David Umahi’s financial misdeeds in public service have left our reporters receiving frequent harassment and death threats from his aides and goons.

Governor Dave Umahi
March 5, 2021

Bandits attack Sokoto again, kill one, abduct two

“We are confident that the issue of banditry will be halted.”

Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal