Articles Posted in the " jos " Category

  • Fire guts Jos Central Mosque

    Fire has gutted the female section of the Jos Central Mosque, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports. Our correspondent, who visited the scene of the incident, observed that large flames had swallowed most parts of the entire Mosque. The flames and smoke also covered houses and shops in the vicinities. Mr Emmanuel Abu, spokesman […] Post from PM News


  • 2 men to die by hanging for armed robbery in Lagos

    2 men to die by hanging for armed robbery in Lagos

    An Ikeja High Court on Wednesday sentenced two men — Seun Omoilodan and Gbenga Kayode — to death by hanging for armed robbery. Justice Oluwatoyin Ipaye handed down the judgment after finding the duo guilty of a three-count charge of conspiracy, armed robbery and attempted robbery. She said: “The defendants are hereby convicted and sentenced […] Post from PM News



  • Ebonyi records first Avian Influenza case

    Ebonyi has recorded its first case of Avian Influenza infection, as confirmed by the state’s Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Mr Uchenna Orji. Orji confirmed the virus’s detection on Sunday while interacting with newsmen who visited the affected poultry farm at Ugwuachara area of Abakaliki. According to him, the attention of his ministry was […] Post from PM News


  • Lassa fever kills one in Abuja

    The dreaded Lassa fever which has been ravaging some parts of the country has landed in Abuja as Professor Isaac Adewole, Nigeria’s Minister of Health, confirmed that the viral fever has already claimed a life in the capital city on Wednesday. The victim, according to the minister, died at National Hospital, Abuja where he also […] Post from PM News


  • Rivers Police in gun battle with robbers, kill two

    Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Rivers State Police patrol team Wednesday had a gun duel with suspected armed robbers, killing two while others fled with bullet wounds. The robbery incident happened at a Petrol Station along East-West road by Etohu, a suburb of Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. According to a Press Statement from Ahmad Muhammad, […] Post from PM News


  • Adeboye shuts down UI, as RCCG hosts Holy Ghost service

    Thousands of worshippers from within and outside Oyo State on Wednesday evening trooped to the University of Ibadan for a special Holy Ghost Service organised by the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG). Although the forum was a special service for students on all campuses in the state, it was attended by residents and non-residents […] Post from PM News