Monday, 02 August, 2021

One killed as hoodlums attack radio station in Ibadan

2 hours ago Vision

One person has been confirmed killed at Moniya area of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital when hoodlums attacked an indigenous language station of Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN) Amuludun FM.×× Oyo Police Command explained the deceased was killed during Read more…

Police commence investigation into shooting of Ebubeagu personnel in Ebonyi

2 hours ago Vision

The Police Command in Ebonyi says it has commenced investigations into the shooting of an Ebubeagu Security Network personnel on Saturday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that the personnel, simply identified as Seriki, was reportedly shot during the Read more…

Stop threat of lockdown in South East Zone, VON DG counsels IPOB

3 hours ago Vision

The Director General of the Voice of Nigeria (VON), Mr Osita Okechukwu, has counselled the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) against threatening a lockdown in the South-East Zone every Monday. Okechukwu gave the advice in a statement on Sunday Read more…

Abba Kyari: Superstar Cop in the Soup

3 hours ago Vision

SIMONKOLAWOLE! BY SIMON KOLAWOLE Mallam Abba Alhaji Kyari, the deputy commissioner of police widely celebrated as “Super Cop”, dotes on limelight like an ant on sugar. But the celebrity cop may be seeing the dying days of his super stardom Read more…

Why I Visited EFCC – Saraki

3 hours ago Vision

Says I have nothing to hide Immediate-past President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has explained that he visited the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Saturday on his own personal volition to clarify all issues the agency Read more…

Anti-terror War: Security Agencies, CJTF Tasked To Expose Moles

4 hours ago Vision

The Theatre Commander, Joint Task Force North-East Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK), Major General Christopher Musa, has tasked security agencies and Civilian JTF to expose moles in the fight against terrorism in the North-East region. Musa gave the charge at the Read more…

PSC Approves Abba Kyari’s Suspension Over FBI Indictment

4 hours ago Vision

The Police Service Commission (PSC) has approved the suspension of the Head, Intelligence Response Team (IRT) of the Nigeria Police Force and Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Abba Kyari, over his alleged link to Instagram influencer and suspected fraudster, Ramon Read more…

A ‘New Cold War’ has already started, but Russia & China are winning against a ‘weakening’ West, says former Kremlin adviser

4 hours ago Vision

The Soviet Union might have lost the first Cold War, but Russia is ahead in the rematch with the US and, this time, has every chance of coming out on top. That’s according to one well-known Moscow scholar, Sergey Karaganov. Read more…

Press release: IGP recommends DCP Abba Kyari for suspension

15 hours ago Vision

Ref No. CZ.5300/FPRD/FHQ/ABJ/VOL.4/26 Date: 1st August, 2021 ​ FBI INDICTMENT: IGP RECOMMENDS SUSPENSION OF DCP ABBA KYARI • AS 4-MAN SPECIAL INVESTIGATION PANEL BEGINS PROBE The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, psc (+), NPM, fdc has recommended the Read more…

Amazement as gun man/men in a Hillux pick up killed a man

1 day ago Vision

By our reporter The people of Nnewi we’re amazed that a gun man or men fired several rounds of ammunition as several eye witnesses testified. This happened within the very heart of the famous Nkwo Nnewi market, at the Okigwe Read more…

Muammar Gaddafi’s son ‘back from the dead’ and planning political comeback

1 day ago Vision

A son of Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi who vanished six years ago and was thought to have died has reappeared and announced his intention to re-enter politics. Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, who is still wanted by the International Criminal Court for Read more…

Abba Kyari deletes post mocking probe of FBI allegations

1 day ago Vision

Embattled Deputy Commissioner of Police Abba Kyari has deleted a Facebook post where he described his indictment by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and subsequent investigation by Police Force as a “show” he is “enjoying.” The FBI declared Kyari Read more…

Stop threat of lockdown in South East Zone, VON DG counsels IPOB

3 hours ago Vision

The Director General of the Voice of Nigeria (VON), Mr Osita Okechukwu, has counselled the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) against threatening a lockdown in the South-East Zone every Monday. Okechukwu gave the advice in a statement on Sunday Read more…

Abba Kyari: Superstar Cop in the Soup

3 hours ago Vision

SIMONKOLAWOLE! BY SIMON KOLAWOLE Mallam Abba Alhaji Kyari, the deputy commissioner of police widely celebrated as “Super Cop”, dotes on limelight like an ant on sugar. But the celebrity cop may be seeing the dying days of his super stardom Read more…

Anti-terror War: Security Agencies, CJTF Tasked To Expose Moles

4 hours ago Vision

The Theatre Commander, Joint Task Force North-East Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK), Major General Christopher Musa, has tasked security agencies and Civilian JTF to expose moles in the fight against terrorism in the North-East region. Musa gave the charge at the Read more…

A ‘New Cold War’ has already started, but Russia & China are winning against a ‘weakening’ West, says former Kremlin adviser

4 hours ago Vision

The Soviet Union might have lost the first Cold War, but Russia is ahead in the rematch with the US and, this time, has every chance of coming out on top. That’s according to one well-known Moscow scholar, Sergey Karaganov. Read more…

10 Nigerian athletes disqualified from Tokyo 2020 Olympics

4 days ago Vision

Ten Nigerian athletes have been disqualified from participating in the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympics. This was contained in a statement in a statement from the Athletics Integrity Unit obtained by our correspondent on Wednesday. The Athletics Integrity Unit is an Read more…

Royal Table Tennis Club of Nnewi paid a Courtesy visit to the Crown Prince, Obi Orizu

3 weeks ago Vision

There is a saying that ‘all works and no play makes Jack a dull boy’. It is in that spirit that members of the Royal Table Tennis Club of Nnewi, took time off from their active table tennis session to Read more…

Soccer-Messi breaks drought, win first major title with Argentina

3 weeks ago Vision

Lionel Messi was uncharacteristically quiet in Argentina’s 1-0 win over Brazil on Saturday but his performance was irrelevant compared to what the victory means – a first major title for Messi in the blue and white of the national side. Read more…

Breaking News:Nigeria stuns Team USA in Olympic exhibition

3 weeks ago Vision

Nigeria pulled off one of the greatest upsets in international basketball history Saturday night by stunning Team USA in an Olympic exhibition game in Las Vegas, 90-87. It was Team USA’s first-ever loss to an African nation. Team USA defeated Read more…

One killed as hoodlums attack radio station in Ibadan

2 hours ago Vision

One person has been confirmed killed at Moniya area of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital when hoodlums attacked an indigenous language station of Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN) Amuludun FM.×× Oyo Police Command explained the deceased was killed during Read more…

Police commence investigation into shooting of Ebubeagu personnel in Ebonyi

2 hours ago Vision

The Police Command in Ebonyi says it has commenced investigations into the shooting of an Ebubeagu Security Network personnel on Saturday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that the personnel, simply identified as Seriki, was reportedly shot during the Read more…

Stop threat of lockdown in South East Zone, VON DG counsels IPOB

3 hours ago Vision

The Director General of the Voice of Nigeria (VON), Mr Osita Okechukwu, has counselled the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) against threatening a lockdown in the South-East Zone every Monday. Okechukwu gave the advice in a statement on Sunday Read more…

Why I Visited EFCC – Saraki

3 hours ago Vision

Says I have nothing to hide Immediate-past President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has explained that he visited the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Saturday on his own personal volition to clarify all issues the agency Read more…

A ‘New Cold War’ has already started, but Russia & China are winning against a ‘weakening’ West, says former Kremlin adviser

4 hours ago Vision

The Soviet Union might have lost the first Cold War, but Russia is ahead in the rematch with the US and, this time, has every chance of coming out on top. That’s according to one well-known Moscow scholar, Sergey Karaganov. Read more…

Biden’s belief that Putin is conspiring with China to take down democracy betrays his complete ignorance of Russia’s own politics

1 week ago Vision

Russia and China are betting that autocracy will beat democracy. That’s according to US President Joe Biden. But apart from generating headlines, his explosive claim seems to have little to do with the reality in either country. Not only is Read more…

Fajuyi as a Bridge Between Yoruba and Igbo

3 weeks ago Vision

THE ALTERNATIVE By Reno Omokri In my column last week, I published a piece, titled ‘Destroying Age-Old Myths About The Yoruba’, in which I described the heroic sacrifice made by the late Colonel Adekunle Fajuyi as apocryphal. Apocryphal simply means Read more…

Secession: What of my Igbo girlfriends?

3 weeks ago Vision

Let me start by disabusing some minds: I am by the headline above referring to countless colleagues, friends and benefactors of mine who are of Igbo extraction, both females and males. I do not have a single Igbo girlfriend or any Read more…