Category: iWitness

IDPs on rampage in Maiduguri, block highway

Hundreds of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) have trooped out of their respective camps to protest against hunger and thirst in their respective camps. Mostly women and children, the visibly angry IDPs barricaded the city’s main…

Motorcyclist rams into BRT bus in Ikorodu

A commercial motorcyclist (a.k.a okada rider) narrowly escaped death Wednesday afternoon in Ikorodu, when he rammed into an oncoming Bus Rapid Transport (BRT) bus. Eye witness says the accident was allegedly caused by the reckless…

Suicide bomber kills seven in Damaturu

By our correspondent with agency report <iframe width=”640″ height=”390″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/PiZGNN_TVAc” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe> A teenage female bomber, weekend detonated an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) at the Damaturu Central Motor Park in Yobe State, killing at least…

Elections: Rivers INEC office torch

By our correspondent. Some unidentified persons suspected to be political thugs on Sunday set the Independent National Electoral Commissions (INEC) office on fire in Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State. The Renaissance learnt that…

Ogun LP senatorial candidate dies

Mr Solomon Olamilekan, the Ogun West Senatorial candidate of the Labour Party in the next general elections is dead. Olamilekan, 54, was said to have died after he complained of stiff neck and was thereafter…