Tag: town

How Dangote Refinery Ruined The Economy Of The Ancient Town Of Lekki

Lekki was the stopover for black slaves in transit to Europe, then the prison home of Obafemi Awolowo. Now, it struggles for breath under Dangote Refinery. Fishermen sat in groups,…

Boko Haram: Governor Zulum visits Dikwa town after attack

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has commissioned the first-ever Computerized Vehicle Inspection Center in Abia State with a charge to the operators to make the facility an enabler that…

Boko Haram: Terrorists patrol Dikwa town, urge residents not to panic

Report on Tuesday morning revealed that ISWAP militants are patrolling the town of Dikwa in Borno State, northeast Nigeria. Nairalovers learnt that the militants, who took control of the ancient…

Soldiers in gun battle with insurgents over ‘attempt to take over Borno town’

There was heavy gunfire in Dikwa, a town in Borno, on Monday, as insurgents attempted to take over the area. The attack on Dikwa comes nine days after a previous…

Army Chief gives ultimatum for clearing B’Haram from Borno town

From Timothy Olanrewaju, Maiduguri Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Maj Gen Ibrahim Attahiru has given 48 hours ultimatum to the troops in the Frontline of the counter-insurgency operation in the…

● Akungba-Akoko: University Town Dogged By Accidents

  It was a black Saturday January 24, 2021 in the historical city of Akungba Akoko, the neighborhood that hosted the Adekunle Ajasin University, as crying, wailing and agony rented…

● Orlu on standstill as residents desert town

By Chris Njoku, Owerri Businesses in Orlu town in Imo State had been paralysed on Wednesday on account of the curfew imposed by the authorities, following days of troopers/militants conflict….

● South East town unions hit Miyetti Allah

From Magnus Eze, Enugu  Association of South East Town Unions (ASETU) has known as on President Muhammadu Buhari to name the Fulani cultural organisation to order earlier than they set…

BREAKING: Suspected Boko Haram Insurgents attacks Geidam town in Yobe

Suspected members of Boko Haram Wednesday evening attacked Geidam, a town in Yobe State. Sources in the town confirmed the incident. It was learnt that the gunshots by the…

Update: Dad jailed after having intercourse on busy city centre pavement in broad daylight

A dad, Jonathon Pisani, will be spending Christmas in prison after he admitted to having sex with a woman, Kate Jackson in a town center pavement in broad daylight. Pisani,…

Feds sue NY town for alleged anti-Semitic zoning laws

An New York town’s building laws are engineered to discriminate against Jews, federal prosecutors are alleging — in the third lawsuit against upstate Airmont in as many decades. The Manhattan…

Midtown a ghost town ahead of Rockefeller Center tree lighting

The Ghosts of Christmas Present were about the only ones in in Rockefeller Center ahead of the annual Christmas tree lighting Wednesday night — thanks to COVID restrictions that all…

Boko Haram launches fresh attack in Gwoza town – Residents

Fleeing residents of Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno state have revealed that armed Boko Haram sect have on Sunday night launched an attack on the town with fear of…

30-Km Anhwiankwanta-Obuasi Road 70% Complete; Obuasi Town Roads To Be Completed March 2022

President Akufo-Addo has inspected ongoing work on the 30-kilometre Anhwiankwanta-Obuasi Road, as well as the ongoing construction of town roads within the Obuasi Municipality. Inspecting the works on Wednesday, 4th…

US Poll: ‘Dog’ Elected As Mayor In Kentucky Town

Residents living in Rabbit Hash community, Kentucky, United States, have elected a dog as their mayor. The dog, Wilbur Beast, was declared winner after securing 13,143 votes. A spokesperson for…