IT was weeping and wailing on Friday as the residence of the former Chief Medical Director of University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), Prof. Michael Ibadin was completely burnt down on Thursday night by fire [...] The post Fire razes residence of former UBTH CMD appeared first on Tribune.
THE National Population Commission (NPC) in Oyo State has sought for the support of members of the public in its forthcoming National Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS), which would be taking place in 24 local [...] The post NPC seeks public support for demographic, health survey exercise in Oyo appeared first on Tribune.
Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State declared for a second term on Friday with the presence of only two of the 10 other governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in attendance. It was [...] The post 2 PDP govs at Emmanuel’s second term declaration in Uyo appeared first on Tribune.
The man in police custody for allegedly killing Oba Gbadebo Ogunsakin, the Onise of Odo Oro in Ikole Local Government Area of Ekiti State, Mr. Ademola Omoniyi, has told newsmen that he committed the crime [...] The post Killer of Ekiti monarch confesses, says ‘I killed him to reclaim the throne’ appeared first on Tribune.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) will pick President Muhammadu Buhari as its presidential flagbearer on September 15. This is contained in a letter showing that the party has slated its primaries to elect candidates for [...] The post 2019: APC to pick Buhari Sept 15 appeared first on Tribune.
The Osun State chairman of the Social Democratic party (SDP), Dr Bayo Faforiji, will lead other party stalwarts, including the party’s governorship candidate, Senator Iyiola Omisore, to the Osun East senatorial campaign rally, which holds [...] The post Omisore, SDP leaders storm Ilesa for Osun East campaign rally today appeared first on Tribune.
GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom of Benue State and Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), on Friday clashed again following an accusation by the governor that Fulani herdsmen were planning to kill him. According to [...] The post Benue gov, Miyetti Allah clash again appeared first on Tribune.
Police authorities have invited former Aviation Minister, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, for interrogation on allegation of criminal defamation, inciting publication and conduct likely to cause breach of the peace in the land. Fani-Kayode is due to [...] The post Police invite Fani-Kayode over alleged inciting publications appeared first on Tribune.
The Peoples Democratic Party has said that both President Muhammadu Buhari and his party, the All Progressives Congress, will be shocked by the outcome of the 2019 presidential and other elections. It also warned the President, the Independent National Electoral Commission and security agencies against rigging the elections. READ ALSO: Soldiers torture 18-year-old to death over […]
Maurizio Sarri’s fear of a slow start at Chelsea may have been unfounded but the head coach insists his side are still very much a work in progress. Chelsea will travel to Newcastle on Sunday aiming to make it three wins from as many Premier League games this season. READ ALSO: How to fix a leaky […]
“It is painful being an internally displaced person. Nobody wants this because it takes you back to the days of slavery when slave masters could recapture and exploit you after being freed by your former [...] The post When I grow up, I’d become a soldier and kill 1,000 Boko Haram terrorists —12-year-old IDP appeared first on Tribune.
The internet has for the past one week been awash with the news of a record achievement by an East London academy, where almost 100 students achieved straight A* and A grades at their A-Level [...] The post Olukoshi: Nigerian teacher with the Midas touch appeared first on Tribune.
Willie XO, Afrobeat artiste, is most likely going to halt his music career to pursue a new passion, boxing in the United States. The husky singer, who whetted the appetite of his fans with the [...] The post Music to boxing: Why I am going into Ultimate Fighting Championship —Singer Willie XO reveals appeared first on Tribune.
Controversial critic and musician, Pascal Uche Ejikeme, popularly known as Etcetera, recently made a comeback into music releasing an offering to save the city of Baltimore in America of gun violence. In this new song [...] The post Etcetera spews new tune against gun violence in Baltimore appeared first on Tribune.
Ila Orangun, a sleepy ancient community in Osun State, was recently thrown into shock when some hoodlums overpowered and killed Taiwo Hammed, an okadaman carting away his motorcycle. When AKINWALE ABOLUWADE visited the town, the [...] The post Family agonises over killing of son, demands justice appeared first on Tribune.
Steve Crown Okolo is an inspiring gospel minister and the singer of hit single, You Are Great. His music has travelled far and wide and is believed to have affected thousands of lives positively. The [...] The post I hawked, pushed truck to pay for “You Are Great” studio fee —Gospel Minister, Steve Crown appeared first on Tribune.
A woman, Monisola Olaniran has prayed Oja Oba/Mapo Court C Customary Court, Mapo, Ibadan, Oyo State, to dissolve her marriage to her husband, Oyedeji Olaniran. Monisola in her suit alleged that her husband was indifferent [...] The post ‘He stole my money, goods, dashed out to avoid giving us feeding allowance’ appeared first on Tribune.
Dr Annah Afolabi a doctorate degree holder in Community Development from University of Ibadan and widow of former Minister of Internal Affairs, late Chief S.M Afolabi was recently elected as the Vice Lay President of [...] The post Nigeria’s problem will be solved day a woman becomes president —Annah Afolabi, late S. M. Afolabi’s widow appeared first on Tribune.