February 23, 2017

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Dear Nollywood, una no dey try at all – Viola Okolie

Dear Nollywood, I get you. I honestly do. Even at those times when your utterly predictable scripts emasculate men and turn women into some crazy enab...

My name is Pontius Pilate – Abiodun Kuforiji Nkwocha

I looked at her bruised face as she sat on the couch in front of me. It felt funny. I did not like being in that position. But here I was early Saturd...

The pilgrimage to London – Niran Adedokun

You dear reader, must by now have read somewhere or the other that members of the Nigerian Governors Forum(NGF) may be planning to send a delegation t...

Tenkiu you, Ambode for that water bonanza – Lucia Edafioka

I witnessed a sadly funny thing last week So the Lagos marathon was last Saturday. On my way home on Friday I saw a team of marathon branded buses pat...

Oga Valentine come and be going – Emeka Nwolisa

In typical Nigerian parlance, Oga Valentine come and be going, your wahala don too much. Every 14th February,  you will just waka come and cause wahal...

Me and Valentine, no way!!! – Niran Adedokun

I have a feeling that St Valentine’s Day this year would be drab and unusual.  By now, the air should be filled with promotions of programmes targeted...

A fake country full of fake drugs – Peju Akande

Years back, when I was still nursing my son, I made it a point of duty to always buy his medicines at a registered pharmacy; cough syrups, multivitami...

It’s not easy to raise girls – Abiodun Kuforiji Nkwocha

I can’t remember the exact moment I became conscious of the fact that I was not just female but that I could be the object of someone’s sexual fantasy...

Where are these monies we are recovering?- Niran Adedokun

Since the inception of this administration and its flagship anti-corruption drive, recovering satanic sums of money from the backyards or bunkers of s...

Breaking news: EFCC discovers stash of cash in Toni Kant’s pocket

The Economic Faffing-around Crimes Commission (EFCC) has made a huge bust in a well-timed and choreographed sting operation that will leave the FBI lo...

Oversabi  don spoil Lagos – Lucia Edafioka

I think we are all agreed that Lagosians are the most oversabi set of people in Nigeria, abi is anyone still contesting that fact? Lagosians will give...

Naija people, please stop playing doctor – Emeka Nwolisa

Today, I would be holding a medical court session. It’s a hybrid court of some sorts and in the mode of the famous American Judge Judy’s court.  I wou...

Dear Buharists, how market?- Viola Okolie

What are some of the crazy reasons people around you had for voting Buhari? Come on, ignore the sneaky State police for one minute and let's have a li...

Lai Mohammed, oya take your own advice

 About seven years ago when late President Umaru Yar’Adua was sick and incapacitated and a cabal was said to have taken government hostage,  spokesman...

A tale of two stupid men – Lucia Edafioka

90s babies who grew up watching cable TV will remember two stupid dogs on Cartoon Network. It usually showed in the afternoon after Adams Family . Thi...

“See why we all need STEM, it rocks!”- Adetola Salau

“Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.”  ― Marie Curie Making ST...

*Osinbajo withholds assent to four bills passed by Senate  *Asking Buhari to resign is unconstitutional – Lawyer

SABINEWS EVENING NEWS UPDATE FOR FEBRUARY 22, 2017   Osinbajo withholds assent to four bills passed by Senate The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo...

Man rapes 15-year-old sister-in-law

A vulcanizer, Wasiu Ibrahim, 35, was on Wednesday brought before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly raping his sister-in-law. The accused...

Female student gang-raped by 10 cultists in Ekiti

Police in Ekiti State have arrested a student of College of Health Technology, Ijero Ekiti, Busayo Kayode, who tricked her bosom friend to be raped by...

PDP Lawmaker defects to APC

A  member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the House of Representatives, Rep. Emmanuel Ukoette, representing Ukanafun/Oruk Anam Federal Consti...

Gunmen attack journalist in Ebonyi

Gunmen suspected to be armed robbers, in the early hours of Wednesday, attacked the National Mirror correspondent in Ebonyi State, Godwin Aliuna, and...

Alien genes: Zoo kills 57 monkeys

A zoo in Japan has culled 57 of its snow monkeys by lethal injection after discovering they carried the genes of an 'invasive alien species'. Takagoya...

Obanikoro and family drag EFCC to court

Senator Musiliu Obanikoro and his family have sued the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) at the Federal High Court in Lagos over the sei...

Youngest Nobel Prize winner, Kenneth Arrow dies at 95

Kenneth Arrow, whose study of how the various parts of an economy work toward equilibrium won him the Nobel Prize in 1972 and established him as one o...

Muslims raise money to repair vandalized Jewish cemetary

Local and national Muslim American groups are partnering to raise money for a Jewish cemetery that was vandalized over the weekend. In the moments aft...

*Cabal around Buhari will destroy Nigeria- Junaid Mohammed *Corruption, falling Naira responsible for recession – Ibrahim Magu

  SABINEWS MIDDAY NEWS UPDATE FOR FEBRUARY 22, 2017   Cabal around Buhari will destroy Nigeria- Junaid Mohammed A Second Republic lawmaker J...

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*Osinbajo withholds assent to four bills passed by Senate  *Asking Buhari to resign is unconstitutional – Lawyer

SABINEWS EVENING NEWS UPDATE FOR FEBRUARY 22, 2017   Osinbajo withholds assent to four bills passed by Senate The Acting President, Yem...

Man rapes 15-year-old sister-in-law

A vulcanizer, Wasiu Ibrahim, 35, was on Wednesday brought before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly raping his sister-in-law. T...