Abuja

“I Can’t Be a Tenant” – Kpokpogri Reveals Plans of Becoming a Landlord After His Abuja House Was Demolished

Prince Kpokpogri, a Delta State politician and ex of popular Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, has assured himself and fans that he’d be a land lord again. Recall it was earliar reported that Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) had demolished Kpokpogri’s Abuja home. Reasons for the house demolishment is still yet to be ascertained, and Kpokpogri […]

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Tonto Dikeh mocks ex, Kpokpogri as FCDA demolishes his N700M property in Abuja

Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh has mocked her ex-lover, Prince Kpokpogri in reaction to Federal Capital Development Authority, FCDA demolishing his Abuja property said to be worth over 700 million Naira. Kpokpogri who had a messy breakup with the actress had earlier cried out in pain as he watched his property being demolished by FCDA […]

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Deborah Samuel: Imam of Abuja National Mosque Justifies Killing of Female Christian Student in Sokoto

According to a report by Sahara Reporters, Professor Ibrahim Maqari, an Islamic cleric and Deputy Chief Imam of Abuja’s National Mosque has supported the lynching of Deborah Samuel Yakubu, a Christian student of Shehu Shagari College of Education Sokoto by her colleagues. The cleric who conducted the wedding of the daughter of President Muhammad Buhari, […]

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You don’t cross some red lines – Imam of Abuja national mosque justifies killing of Samuel Deborah

The Imam of National Mosque Abuja, Ibrahim Maqari, has admonished adherents of other faiths to be mindful of the way they speak about Islam and its prophet. The cleric issued the admonition in the wake of the killing of Christian female student Deborah Samuel by rampaging mob of Muslim fanatics. She was beaten and […]

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Abuja lawyer calls for the sacking of CBN governor, Emefiele

Pelumi Olajengbesi, human rights lawyer and activist has called for the sacking or resignation of the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele. According to the lawyer, Emefiele has allegedly desecrated his office in the apex bank by showing interest in politics, especially the 2023 presidential election. This was contained in a statement released […]

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Actress Yvonne Jegede recounts experience after surviving air turbulence enroute Abuja

Actress Yvonne Jegede has revealed that she survived turbulence on her way back from a movie shoot in Lagos. Yvonne stated this in an Instagram post on Wednesday, May 4. The 38-year-old who boarded a flight from Lagos to Abuja said in her post that they witnessed turbulence but the pilot was able to […]

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‘Kidnapped’ Abuja businesswoman regains freedom

Days after she was declared missing by her family, Abuja businesswoman, Agnes Chieshe Movic, has been been found. Days ago, it was reported that Ms Movic, the CEO of Movic Restaurants who was last seen by Dunamis Market Area 1, Abuja at about 8:55pm on Thursday, April 21 was abducted by suspected kidnappers. Details of […]

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Motorists to pay for parking at Abuja airport

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has disclosed its plans to introduce a park and pay arrangement for motorists at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja. This was disclosed over the weekend by Kabir Mohammed, Abuja airport manager/regional general manager, north-central of FAAN while speaking with journalists. Mohammed, who was deployed to the NAIA […]

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We tried to revive her, says FAAN on death of passenger at Abuja airport

Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has cleared the air on the circumstances surrounding the death of a female passenger that collapsed and died at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. The passenger was on her way to Lagos from Abuja. Reacting to the incident, FAAN said  the passenger’s demise was not unconnected to the […]

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APC NEC meeting begins in Abuja, Buhari, governors, others present

A meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is underway in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja. The maiden NEC meeting after the Abdullahi Adamu-led national excos assumed office is taking place at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel in Abuja. The meeting is graced by President Muhammadu Buhari, governors […]

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Sowore visits sacked Abuja Imam

Publisher of online news agency, SaharaReporters, Omoyele Sowore, has visited the former Chief Imam of Apo Legislative Quarters Mosque, Sheikh Muhammad Khalid in his residence in Abuja. Sowore commended Sheikh Khalid for his courage and resilience in speaking the truth to power despite the intimidation and threats by President Muhammadu Buhari’s regime. WITHIN NIGERIA recalls […]

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Posters depicting Osinbajo as betrayer surface in Abuja

Posters describing the Vice-President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, as a betrayer, have surfaced in some parts of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. The poster which carried the photo of Osinbajo described him as “the Judas who betrayed his master” urging him to repent as Jesus was coming soon. This may not be unconnected to the Osinbajo’s […]

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Man connives with 2 others to kidnap girlfriend in Abuja, moved her to Lagos for N2m ransom

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command are on the trail of one Ahmed for allegedly masterminding the kidnap of his 22-year-old girlfriend, Hannatu Kabri in Abuja. Ahmed was said to have connived with Uchenna Daniels and Biliya to kidnap Kabri in Abuja on March 31 after which Daniels took the victim to Lagos. The […]

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Abuja hotel explains guest’s death, denies offering family money

The management of Agete Luxury Hotel, Abuja, has broken its silence following the death of 21-year-old guest, Esther Isaac, who lodged in one of its rooms on February 25, 2022. WITHIN NIGERIA recalls that the deceased’s brother, Emmanuel, accused the hotel management of covering up by saying that their CCTV was faulty the day Esther […]

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How my three kids regained freedom after 12 days in kidnappers’ den – Abuja businessman

Abuja-based businessman, Sunday Ani, has narrated how his three children, aged 12, six and two, were kidnapped and later regained freedom after going missing for 12 days. Speaking with PUNCH, the excited father said his family could barely sleep during the period the children were missing. Have your children been able to tell you what […]

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Nigeria records 31 fresh infections in five states, Abuja

As the battle against COVID-19 continues, Nigeria has recorded 31 new cases of the deadly disease in five states and the federal capital territory (FCT). This was announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in its daily update for April 8, 2022. According to agency’s report, a breakdown of the cases is presented […]

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Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan’s Convoy Crashes in Abuja, Two Aides Killed

Two persons in the entourage of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan died in Abuja after a convoy crash today Wednesday, April 6. The convoy was involved in an accident while returning from Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja to his residence in the Federal Capital Territory. He had barely returned from an international assignment when the accident happened. […]

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Sacked Abuja Imam gets new appointment

Sacked Chief Imam of National Assembly Mosque Zone E, Apo Legislative Quarters in Abuja, Sheikh Nuru Khalid, has been appointed by the Management Committee of a new Jum’mat Mosque behind the Central Bank Nigeria (CBN) Quarters, Abuja. He is to lead the congregation with effect from Friday, April 8. Khalid was sacked hours ago […]

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Abuja Imam now sacked over anti-govt sermon

Sheikh Nuru Khalid, Chief Imam of Apo Legislative Quarters Mosque has been relieved of his duty for delivering a sermon that criticised the government over killings in Nigeria. Recall that the Imam was suspended by the Steering Committee of the mosque on Saturday. But the chairman of the mosque committee, Senator Saidu Dansadau, announced on Monday that […]

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Abuja Chief Imam, Sheikh Nuru Khalid, suspended for ‘criticising’ Buhari over Kaduna train attack

Chief Imam, Sheikh Nuru Khalid, has been suspended by the mosque committee of Apo legislative quarters, Abuja of over a sermon he delivered on Friday, April 1. During his sermon, Sheikh Khalid spoke about the government’s failure to handle insecurity in the country. He also spoke about the President’s failure to visit Kaduna after the […]

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