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Football star, Diego Maradona has died after suffering a cardiorespiratory arrest. According to Argentine newspapers, Clarin and Ole, claim the World Cup winner died on Wednesday morning local time in the town of Tigre. Maradona only recently had surgery to remove a blood clot from his brain, following a fall. Pictures showed ambulances outside Maradona’s home. READ ALSO:BREAKING: VC race: Soldiers DSS...
Security agents including soldiers, officers of the Department of State Services have stormed the University of Ibadan. They stormed the University Wednesday afternoon, LEAKBLAST can report LEAKBLAST reports that the security agents are currently at the Institution due to the selection of the new Vice-Chancellor of the University. The tenure of the incumbent Vice-Chancellor, Professor Idowu Olayinka expires on November 30th. The new...

Two to die by hanging in Ekiti

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An Ekiti State high court sitting in Ado Ekiti has sentenced two persons Olowosola Femi Abiodun, 30, and Olowosola Sunday, 35 to death by hanging for armed robbery. In his judgement, Justice Adekunle Adeleye said: “The prosecution has established beyond a reasonable doubt the essential ingredients of the offence of armed robbery at Ikole Ekiti on 29/12/17 involving the accused...
The Zamfara State Police Command has assured that 2,300 armed policemen would be deployed to Bakura for the constituency’s bye-election into the state House of Assembly coming up on the 5th of December 2020. Addressing newsmen at the state police command in Gusau, the state capital, the Commissioner of Police, Barrister Usman Nagogo said the security agencies in the state...
Three siblings who were kidnapped last Friday along Owo-Ifon road have regained their freedom. It was learnt that the children spent five days in the kidnappers den. It was further gathered that the sum of N2.5m ransom was allegedly paid to their abductors. They were travelling alongside their mother to attend a festival at Imoru in Ose local government area when they...
The lawmaker representing Idanre Constituency in the Ondo State House of Assembly, Festus Akingbaso has rejected his appointment as the Assembly’s Deputy Minority Leader. This is following the rejection of the impeachment of the Deputy Speaker, Ogundeji Iroju, by nine lawmakers. According to Akingbaso who is a member of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, he was not aware of the purported...
The nation’s land borders that have been closed since August 2019 may be reopened soon. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, gave this indication during an interview with State House correspondents on Wednesday. Ahmed said the presidential committee set up on the matter has completed its job and has recommended the reopening of the borders. She said the...
A lawyer, Adeola Adedipe, engaged by fleeing ex-Chairman of Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), Abulrasheed Maina, in his ongoing trial for money laundering, has applied to quit the case. Adedipe, who is representing Maina’s company – Common Input Property and Investment Ltd – told a Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday, at the resumption of proceedings in the case,...

Buni Meets Senate APC Caucus

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The Chairman of the Interim Management Committee of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and Governor of Yobe state, Mai Mala Buni, is holding a consultative meeting with the party’s caucus in the Senate. The meeting is coming few hours after the defection of Senator Elisha Abbo (PDP Adamawa North) to the party during Wednesday’s Senate plenary. READ ALSO:JUST IN: Fire...
For second time this year, fire has razed down part of Otukpo main market in Benue state. The fire which started about 8:00 am in Lagos line spread fast into another section and destroyed good worth millions of naira on Wednesday morning. The arrival of Otukpo fire service officials who help put out the fire prevented what would have been a...

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