Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Amid tackling COVID-19, ‘Abba Kyari’ rapes older woman

A young man from Jalingo, Taraba state, Abba Kyari Mohammed has been arrested after he raped a 68-year-old farmer in Enugu state. Abba Kyari...

BREAKING: Another death case of coronavirus (COVID-19) confirmed in Lagos

Nigeria has confirmed another death case of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Lagos, commercial city of Nigeria.  Onyxnews Nigeria learnt that the death case was a 66-year-old...

BREAKING: Office of the Accountant-General of the Federation on fire

Onyxnews Nigeria reports that fire has gutted the office of the Nigeria Accountant General of the Federation in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. This reliable online news...

Federal Government declares schools open, see date

The Federal Government of Nigeria has announced the resumption of schools. Onyxnews Nigeria reports that FG announced Monday 4th of May 2020 for all Universities...

FG launches locally-made ventilators, disinfectant

The Nigeria Government under the leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, launched made in Nigeria ventilator and disinfectant. Onyxnews Nigeria reports that these made-in-Nigeria...

Pastor Adeboye releases fresh prophecy for a new month over coronavirus outbreak in Nigeria

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye has released new prophesy for a new month, March,...

RCCG Pastor Adeboye releases new prophecy, reveals what will happen to Nigeria

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) Pastor Enoch Adeboye has released fresh prophecies for year 2020. Pastor Adeboye, released the...

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BREAKING: Coronavirus: President Buhari’s another test result finally out

President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari has tested negative for coronavirus (COVID-19). Onyxnewsng reports that the Presidency disclosed this in a statement issued on Wednesday afternoon. Reacting...

Bobrisky reveals his true gender

The popular Nigerian cross-dresser, Okuneye Idris known as Bobrisky her true gender. Also called "Bob", has announced that she is now OFFICIALLY a woman and...

Popular Nigerian pastor releases new prophesy concerning dethroned Emir Sanusi

Popular Nigerian Pastor, Ituah Ighodalo, a senior pastor of the Trinity House Church in Lagos released prophecy on dethroned Emir Sanusi. Pastor Ighodalo, has foreseen...

Breaking: President Buhari finally addresses Nigerians on the coronavirus outbreak (Video)

President Muhammadu Buhari has finally addressed Nigerians for the first time since the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. Nigerians have been waiting to...

Pastor Adeboye reveals when, how coronavirus will end

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has revealed when the deadly coronavirus pandemic will only subside...

Update: Five new cases of coronavirus confirmed in Nigeria

Five new cases of coronavirus has been announced in Nigeria Onyxnewsng reports that NCDC announced five new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) have been confirmed in...

President Buhari reportedly sick, develops constant cough

President Muhammadu Buhari has fallen sick and is now been treated at the Presidential Villa after he developed persistent cough. According to an Investigative Journalist,...

News

Amid tackling COVID-19, ‘Abba Kyari’ rapes older woman

A young man from Jalingo, Taraba state, Abba Kyari Mohammed has been arrested after he raped a 68-year-old farmer in Enugu state. Abba Kyari...

BREAKING: Office of the Accountant-General of the Federation on fire

Onyxnews Nigeria reports that fire has gutted the office of the Nigeria Accountant General of the Federation in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. This reliable online news...

FG launches locally-made ventilators, disinfectant

The Nigeria Government under the leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, launched made in Nigeria ventilator and disinfectant. Onyxnews Nigeria reports that these made-in-Nigeria...

Breaking: Nigeria confirms 16 fresh coronavirus cases, one death, toll rises

Nigeria has recorded 16 fresh coronavirus cases, making the total number of confirmed cases of the pandemic in the country to 254. The Nigeria Centre...

BREAKING: Oyo records two new cases of COVID-19

Oyo State has confirmed new Coronavirus (COVID-19) case. The State Government said this on Tuesday that the state has recorded another two cases of COVID-19. The...

Secret behind Oyo State Governor testing negative after contracting coronavirus

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has disclosed what he did to test negative after contracting the deadly pandemic. Governor Makinde revealed that he took carrots,...

Killers of Afenifere leader’s daughter arrested

Suspected killers of Afenifere leader's daughter have been arrested. The National Secretary of the pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, Mr Yinka Odumakin, revealed that the killers...

Politics

BREAKING: Taraba State Commissioner dies

A Commissioner in Taraba state has died. Onyxnews Nigeria understands that the Commissioner for Rural Electrification, Taraba State, Alexander Markus Senlo died after a brief...

Why Senator Stella Oduah will never give up to blackmailers – Aides

Senator Stella Oduah, representing Anambra North in the Nigerian Senate, will not succumb to blackmailers, her media aides have said. The media aides to the...

President Buhari sacks “no where to be found”, positive coronavirus Abba Kyari

Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari has sacked Abba Kyari as his Chief of Staff. Buhari terminated the appointment of Abba Kyari as Chief Of Staff (COS)...

BREAKING: Supreme Court makes final decision on APC Judgment review in Zamfara

Supreme Court has given itsfinal decision on APC judgment investigationfinal decision on APC judgment investigation in Zamfara. OnyxNews Nigeria reports that the Supreme Court has...

President Buhari’s senior Aide tests positive for coronavirus as case rises in Aso Rock

Buhari’s senior aide has tested positive for coronavirus as cases of the virus in Aso Rock increases. Onyxnewsng reports that the Minister of Health, Dr...

Popular female Nigerian lawmaker dies in UK

Cross River Female Senator, representing Northern Senatorial District of the state, Dr Mrs Rose Okoji Oko is dead. Senator Oko died last night at a...

What Oshiomhole said after returning to office as APC Chairman

Adams Oshiomhole has said his first speech at the National Working Committee as he led the committee after returning to his duties as National...

Scam Alert

Breaking: N400m fraud: Olisa Metuh bags 7-year jail term

The Federal High Court in Abuja has sentenced former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh, to seven (7) years...

Claimed N400m fraud: Date fixed for court to determine Olisa Metuh’s fate

An Abuja Federal High Court has fixed Tuesday, February 25, 2020, to determine the fate of the former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples...

Breaking: Court grants bail to Adoke, others

On Thursday, the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Abuja, granted bail to a former Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of...

Sports

BREAKING: COVID-19 kills Pep Guardiola’s Mother

Coronavirus (COVID-19) has killed Pep Guardiola‘s mother, Dolors Sala Carrio. Onyxnews Nigeria reports that the mother of the Manchester City manager, died at age 82...

Popular Ex world boxing champion dies

Former world boxing champion, Roger Mayweather, is dead. He died on Tuesday 17 March 2020. The 58-year-old uncle and trainer to Floyd Mayweather, died after a...

BREAKING: UEFA proposes postponing Euro 2020 to 2021

The Union of European Football Associations-UEFA governing body during a crisis meeting has proposed the European Championship to be postponed, to prevent the spread...

Arsenal’s Manager tests positive for coronavirus

Arsenal's Manager, Mikel Arteta has tested positive for the coronavirus, the club announced on Thursday. Based on the advance, the club closed its London training...

BREAKING: Juventus player tests positive to coronavirus

Juventus defender, Daniele Rugani, has contracted the latest deadly Covid-19 known as coronavirus. According to Goal.com, the Juventus defender tested positive to coronavirus a day...

Anthony Joshua’s heavyweight title clash with Kubrat Pulev under threat, see why

The British Nigerian boxer, Anthony Joshua's long awaited homecoming to the UK is ready to be cancelled by fears over the Coronavirus disease. Anthony Joshua...

See two female MMA fighters suspended for disfiguring themselves (Photos)

MMA fighters, Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Weili Zhang have both been handed two-month medical suspension after their brutal bout left them disfigured. During the fight last Saturday...

Entertainment

BREAKING: Funke Akindele gets final judgments on coronavirus lockdown violation

The Nigerian actress, Funke Akindele has been found guilty of defiling coronavirus lockdown order laid down by the Federal Government. Onyxnews Nigeria reports that the Nollywood...

BREAKING: Funke Akindele pleads guilty for defiling coronavirus lockdown

Funke Akindele has pleaded guilty for violating the directives of the Lagos state government which had ordered Lagosians to stay indoor. Onyxnews Nigeria reports that...

BREAKING: Lagos to arraign Funke Akindele for violation of lockdown order

Nollywood Actress, Funke Akindele will be charged before Ogba Magistrate Court 1 on Monday 6, April. The prosecuting team are said to be from the Directorate of...

COVID-19 Lockdown: Popular Nollywood actress defiles social gathering order, states reasons

Popular Nollywood actress and producer, Funke Akindele has explained why she held a party in her home in Amen Estate on Saturday. The actress justified...

After coronavirus pandemic, what Toke Makinwa suggests should happen to China

Toke Makinwa has suggested that China should be fined for the health crisis the world is going through following the outbreak of coronavirus which...

Coronavirus: How Davido defies govt directives

Nigerian singer, Davido is one of those who defiled the directive of Nigeria’s authorities' ban on social and religious gatherings on large people as...

Actor Gbenro Ajibade Shows off new lover, see what fans think

Tinsel actor, Gbenro Ajibade’s fans have supported the actor after he got attacked for showing off his new lover simply called ‘Keisha.’ In a now...

Business

COVID-19: How Airtel Nigeria succumbs to coronavirus pressure

Airtel Networks Limited (Airtel Nigeria), on Tuesday succumbed to pressure from Nigeria citizens as it announced the removal of charges for its short message...

Marketers react as 125/litre fuel price effects

Onyxnewsng reports that private fuel marketers are yet to reduce the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) to the new official price. The online...

South African President appoints Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, see appointment

Former Nigeria Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been appointed as one the members of South Africa’s Economic Advisory Council. The appointment was made by...

Valentine’s Day: Techno Mobile plans to surprise fans this year

Ladies and gentlemen, Valentine’s Day, as it has always has been done since the Middle Ages, the lovers day is here again. It’s such a...

Breaking: Banks to increase CBN deposit

Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele has said comercial banks in the country would have to increase their cash reserves with the...

Breaking: EFCC arrests Access Bank MD, Herbert Wigwe

The Managing Director of Access Bank Plc, Herbert Wigwe, has been arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Wigwe was arrested on...

World

COVID-19 lock down: What Pope Francis did will touch you

Pope Francis on Sunday wept when he celebrated a Palm Sunday service without the people's participation. Onyxnews Nigeria reports that Pope Francis dived into a...

Tiger tests positive for coronavirus

A Malayan tiger has tested positive for deadly coronavirus in the US. The US Department of Agriculture revealed that a tiger at the Bronx Zoo...

COVID-19: Will WHO change its name to China Health Organization soon?

Japan’s Deputy Prime Minister has said that the WHO should change its name to China Health Organization (CHO). Japan’s Deputy prime minister on Wednesday lashed...

BREAKING: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson tests positive to deadly coronavirus

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive to the deadly coronavirus (COVID-19). OnyxNews Nigeria reports that British Prime Minister revealed this in a video...

Update: Atleast 67 Catholic Priests die of coronavirus in Italy

About 67 Italian Catholic priests have died after being infected with the deadly coronavirus. Reports from the Avvenire newspaper made this revelations on Wednesday, adding...

American groups drag China to court over spread of coronavirus

An American law firm, 'the Freedom Watch' and sport photography school called 'Texas Company Bus Photos', have dragged China to court over the coronavirus...

Reasons coronavirus outbreak is killing more people in Italy than elsewhere

Italy has been the hardest-hit country since the COVID-19 out outbreak in Europe, with the highest mortality rate and the most confirmed cases in...

Opinion

Service chiefs: What’s on Buhari’s mind?

Some questions have still got no answers on the situation of insecurity in Nigeria. Tunji Ajibade, a Yoruba cultural activist, musician, journalist and author has...

Insecurity: Trouble trolls as more Nigerians ask Buhari to sack service chiefs

Following fresh calls for the dismissal of the security chiefs by Nigerians, with some senators and regional groups amidst relentless state of insecurity in...

Leah Sharibu tool for politics of those against and in support of the government- Azuka Onwuka

Last week, news broke that Leah Sharibu, the abducted Dapchi girl who was kidnapped in February 2018 but was not released a month later...

An open letter to the first lady, Aisha Buhari

Sefi Attah an award-winning novelist and playwright has sent a lengthy letter to the first lady of Nigeria, Aisha Buhari. The letter read: Dear Aisha Buhari, Last...