Nigerian Investigative Journalist Questions Davido’s Involvement in Mohbad’s Death

Nigerian investigative journalist, Kemi Olunloyo has asked singer, Davido to tell the police what he knows about the demise of his late colleague, Mohbad. Recall…
Super Eagles coach, Jose Peseiro, has ordered his players to switch off their mobile phones from 9 pm daily ahead of the Africa Cup of…
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has banned alcoholic beverages produced in sachets less than 200ml. The director-general of NAFDAC,…
The Nigerian High Commission in South Africa has issued security advisories to Nigerian nationals ahead of the 2023 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) semi-final match…
Nigerian forward, Victor Osimhen has been withdrawn from the team that will travel to Bouake tonight in preparation for the Semi Final match against South…
A veteran actor and dramatist, Jimi Solanke has passed on just 59 days to his 82nd birthday. Jimi Solanke, who died on Monday, February 5,…
The exorbitant cost of living in the country sparked a demonstration on Monday morning in Minna, the capital of Niger State, when citizens blocked major…
The Presidency has asserted that Nigerians enjoy the lowest cost of living in Africa despite the country’s skyrocketing inflation rate. It also stated that President…
A baby sold for N800,000 after being abducted by a housemaid has been rescued. According to reports, the baby was found in a market in…
Veteran actor, Olaiya Igwe, has issued an apology over his campaign for President Bola Tinubu, says God ministered to him to go to the beach…
Michael Render, also known as rapper Killer Mike, was arrested on a misdemeanour charge Sunday night shortly after winning three Grammys. Render was detained and…
The Oyo State government has revealed the reason for the suspension of Onido of Ido, Oba Gbolagade Muritala Babalola, Prince Dotun Oyelade, commissioner for information,…
A female student of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Ondo State, Ifeoluwa Adekunle, has been allegedly killed inside her room. According to reports, the…
Tyla, from South Africa, has won the 2024 Grammy Award for Best African Music Performance for her song “Water.”  This is the inaugural year for…
Olasheni Adeyinka Johnson who is popularly known as Abu Abel has announced an ongoing effort to forcefully take over his landed property at Ologolo in…
A woman named Adesanya Sarah, 36, has been allegedly murdered by her ex-boyfriend in the Ojodu area of Lagos State on Sunday. Speaking on behalf…
Jasmine Okafor has finally addressed her relationship with John Okafor, the ailing Nigerian actor, who is popularly known as Mr Ibu. PurpleWorld reported that Jasmine…
Eighty-two-year-old Dr. Nangolo Mbumba has been sworn in as the fourth Namibian President. Mbumba is Namibia’s former Vice President and has held the position since…
Namibian President Hage Geingob has died at the age of 82, his office has said, less than three weeks after it was announced he would…
The abducted pupils of the Apostolic Faith Nursery and Primary School in Emure Ekiti, who were kidnapped on Monday by gunmen, have regained their freedom.…
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has verified reports of election process disruptions caused by incidents of thuggery and material hijacking in certain areas of…
Senator Shehu Sani, a former politician, has claimed that over ten thousand schools in the North had closed as a result of kidnapping and terrorism.…
The Super Eagles of Nigeria have qualified for the Semi-Final clash of the 2023 African Cup of Nations in Ivory Coast. Atalanta winger, Ademola Lookman…
Gov Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has suspended Oba Gbolagade Babalola (Gbadewolu I), the Onido of Ido in Ido Local Government Area of the state.…
Terrorists on Thursday evening killed the traditional ruler of Koro town in the Ekiti Local Government Area of Kwara State, Oba Segun Aremu-Cole. Reports also…
Twelve members of a syndicate allegedly involved in the production of fake dollar notes have been arrested between Bajoga and the Duku axis of Gombe…
Messi’s Inter Miami ended the Saudi Arabian portion of their 2024 preseason tour Thursday with a 6-0 loss to Cristiano Ronaldo’s Al Nassr at Kingdom…
Big Brother Reality show star, Pere Egbi, has expressed his opinion that past winners of the show did not merit their prizes. He suggested that…
Aondo Ver, a director at Federal Housing Authority, Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has been kidnapped by gunmen suspected to be terrorists in Abuja. According to…
Operatives of the FCT Police Command attached to Asokoro Police Divisional Headquarters in a coordinated operation rescued 2 kidnapped victims in the early hours of…
A Facebook user, Angela Uzoma expressed gratitude to Nollywood actor turned Pastor, Yul Edochie of the True Salvation Ministries (TSM) for the healing she miraculously…
The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ola Olukoyede has said that the agency uncovered how a religious sect is laundering money…
The Lagos State Government is pushing to resume tolling at the Lekki tollgate despite strong objections raised by residents, SaharaReporters revealed. The tollgate was the…
Billionaire Femi Otedola appointed as Chairman of the Board of Directors of First Bank Nigeria, FBN Holdings. Otedola who succeeds Alhaji Ahmad Abdullahi was elected…
Libya on Tuesday deported no fewer than 320 Europe-bound stranded Nigerians with the International Organisation for Migration coordinating moves to help the migrants return to…
The kidnappers who abducted the students and teachers of the Apostolic School, Emure-Ekiti have contacted their parents to demand a N10 million ransom for each…
Atiku Abubakar, the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) presidential candidate in the 2023 elections, addressed President Bola Tinubu during his most recent private trip to France.…
In two distinct operations carried out in Zamfara State, troops of Operation Hadarin Daji have announced that they freed twenty hostages and eliminated two terrorists,…
British Columbia is banning new post-secondary institutions from applying to enrol Nigerians and other international students for the next two years, as the province roots…
Gunmen have reportedly abducted an undisclosed number of schoolchildren in Emure Local Government Area of Ekiti State. According to reports, the incident involved students from…
Two traditional rulers have been reportedly murdered in Ekiti State. According to LIB, the incident happened between Oke-Ako and Ipao-Ekiti in Ajoni Local Government Area…
Atiku’s Ex-spokesman, Daniel Bwala has shared a photo of him and President Bola Tinubu in Paris. Bwala is the former spokesperson to the presidential candidate…
Host nation, Ivory Coast have knocked out the defending champions Senegal to reach the quarterfinals of the African Cup of Nations. The round of 16…
A Nigerian mother, simply identified as Iphie Ajike, has called out the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) over the alleged use of her daughter’s…
There was a commotion on Monday afternoon at Ire Akari Estate Area of Soka, Ibadan, Oyo State as a furniture shop was gutted by fire.…
The Nigeria Police Force has confirmed the arrest of an Osun prince, the son of Ogiyan of Ejigbo, Eniola Oyeyode in connection with the accidental…
Lagos PDP Chairman Regains Freedom After Abduction on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Photo Credit – LIB
The operatives of the Nigeria Police Force, on 20th January 2024, have arrested a notorious k!dnapper identified as Bello Mohammed, 28, who allegedly killed Nabeeha,…
Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have declared an ex-beauty queen, Ms. Aderinoye Queen Christmas also known as Ms. Queen Oluwadamilola Aderinoye…
The military regimes in Mali, Burkina Faso, and Niger have announced their immediate withdrawal from the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). The countries’…
A local hunter has killed United States of America-based Nigerian lecturer and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, Dr. Richard Idowu Adeoriokin, in Osun State. …
The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, has stated that President Bola Ahmed Tinubu should be in the Guinness World Records for “causing…
The Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Abia State University, Uturu, Godwin Emezue, was on Friday night, January 26, abducted from a petrol station at Umuekwule, Amachara in…
A 12-year-old pupil of Dowen College, Lekki, Lagos State, Sylvester Oromoni Jnr, who died after he was allegedly tortured by his senior colleagues in 2021,…
The Super Eagles of Nigeria have defeated Cameroon 2- 0 to reach the quarterfinals of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations in Côte d’Ivoire The…
Nigerian singer, Ayra Starr has apologized to music icon Sunny Ade for allegedly “disrespecting” him at the Afrozons-Heineken Pre-Grammy party in Lagos. In the viral…
Detectives at the Force Criminal Investigation Department Annex in Alagbon, Ikoyi, Lagos, have found N50 million that was purportedly taken out of the compromised bank…
The chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Lagos chapter, Philip Aivoji has been kidnapped. According to reports gathered by PurpleWorld, Aivoji was abducted on…
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Oyo State has confirmed a fire incident at its Ibadan South East Local Government Area office. This was…
A private jet carrying 10 individuals, including Very Important Personalities (VIPs), has crash-landed in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State. According to reports, the jet…
The President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Joe Ajaero, has slammed the economic policies of President Bola Tinubu’s administration, accusing them of causing “unprecedented…
Stella Maris, the spouse of actor Mr. Ibu, has reportedly had his daughter, Jasmine, and sons arrested concerning the purported disappearance of funds raised for…
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) on Thursday announced that shortage of power supply across country was caused by decrease in power generation. TCN explained…
Over 30 persons have been reportedly killed and several houses destroyed, yesterday, in the Kwahaslalek and the surrounding communities, as gunmen defied the 24-hour curfew…
Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose’s younger brother, Isaac Fayose, said he stopped the vehicle of an unamed minister who was driving against the…
Suspected ritualists k!dnapped and k!lled a pupil of St. Joseph’s African Church Primary School, Odootu/Odogbe in Ijebu North Local Government Area of Ogun State. According…
Oyo State government has set up a platform to receive public donations for victims of the deadly explosion that rocked Ibadan on Tuesday, January 16.…
Pastor David Ibiyeomie, the General Overseer of Salvation Ministries in Port Harcourt, has stated that anyone who is paid for rendering service in the house…
Saheed Wahab, a Nigerian man reportedly died a day after moving to the United Kingdom to pursue his master’s degree. Wahab hailed from Ilorin, the…
Nollywood actor Yul Edochie has unveiled his Christian ministry, an online church. The 42-year-old actor made the announcement on his social media page and this…
The governor of Osun State, Ademola Adeleke, has revealed that his administration intends to lend N1 billion to the state-owned Cooperative and Micro-Credit Agency on…
The Nigeria Police Force has issued a warning about the alarming new trend of “false kidnapping,” or self-kidnapping, stating that it is illegal and subject…
The Lagos State Command has arrested a man who attempted to sell his company’s car in order to raise money to relocate his family to…
Veteran Nigerian Fuji musician, Alhaji Kolawole Rasaq Ilori, popularly known as Kollington Ayinla, is lying ill and has been hospitalised for days. Those close to…
The Management of the University of Ilorin has expelled a postgraduate student, Mr Mathew Adeboye Balogun (aka Plato) with Matriculation Number: 14/25OD062 over alleged s£xual…
The Super Eagles of Nigeria have qualified for the round of 16 after beating Guinea-Bissau 1-0 in their last match of Group A tie of…
Superstar footballer, Cristiano Ronaldo has said that football’s individual awards are losing credibility in the wake of Lionel Messi’s controversial FIFA triumph. Lionel Messi picked up…
Prestigious Land for Sale in Ojodu Berger, Lagos. 0.5 acres of prime land available in a desirable location in Ojodu Berger, Lagos. Close to major…
No less than two persons have been abducted in an attack on Otu town in Oyo State on Saturday. One person was also shot in…
Nobel laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, has opined that Barbarians have taken over social media space in Nigeria.  While speaking at a function in Ogun state…
The Lagos State Government has announced a ban on single-use plastics and Styrofoam packs, popularly called ‘takeaways’, with “immediate effect.” This was made known by…
One of the victims of the Tuesday explosion that occurred at the Bodija area of Ibadan, Oyo State whose name has not been revealed will…
The four remaining siblings of late Nabeeha Al-Kadriyah have regained freedom. PurpleWorld earlier reported that the victims were abducted on Tuesday night, January 2, 2024,…
A Nigerian man, who has been identified as Safiu Kareem, has raised an alarm regarding the abduction of his father, Akeem Kareem, and an undisclosed…
Popular Nollywood actress Jaiye Kuti stirred reactions online as she asserts that out of 100% of women, 85% of them want to leave their marriages.…
Nine children have reportedly been injured in an explosion in Kidandan, Giwa Council Area of Kaduna State, North-West Nigeria. The incident which occurred on Saturday…
Nollywood actress, Lizzy Gold, has appealed to the President, raising alarms over the high level of insecurity in the nation. Lizzy bemoaned the increasing prevalence…
Terrorists have killed a school principal, Idris Abu Sufyan, and kidnapped his wife and baby in Kuriga community, Birnin-Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State.…
The Abuja Police Command has confirmed the arrest of a kidnapper named Chinaza Phillip in Abuja by the Kaduna State Police Command operatives on Thursday.…
The management of the late Nigerian musician, Ilerioluwa Promise Aloba popularly known as Mohbad, has slammed his father, Mr Joseph Aloba, with a N200million defamation…
The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has revealed that some investigators in the anti-graft agency receive bribes and compromise the fight…
The Osun State Government, has ordered for a new selection process for the positions of Aree of Iree and Owa of Igbajo, revoking the initial…
The federal government has relocated the headquarters of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria to Lagos. This was revealed in a memo signed by the…