Drama as armed DSS operatives move to rearrest Sowore in court

Drama as armed DSS operatives move to rearrest Sowore in court

06 December 2019
There was a mild drama at the court 7, Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday, as armed operatives of the…
Amosun defects, leads supporters to PDP

Amosun defects, leads supporters to PDP

06 December 2019
A House of Representatives candidate of the Alliance for New Nigeria (ANN) during the last general elections in Ogun State,…
Oyo: We’re ready to defend our mandates – Sacked LG Chairmen dare Makinde

Oyo: We’re ready to defend our mandates – Sacked LG Chairmen dare Makinde

06 December 2019
Chairmen, Vice-Chairmen and Councilors in all the 33 Local Government Areas (LGAs) and 35 Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) in…
DSS seeks to rearrest Sowore, Bakare

DSS seeks to rearrest Sowore, Bakare

06 December 2019
The Department of State Services on Friday attempted to rearrest the convener of #RevolutionNow Protest, Omoyele Sowore and his co-defendant,…
Church members burnt in Lagos pipeline explosion

Church members burnt in Lagos pipeline explosion

06 December 2019
• Police arrest pastor for pipeline vandalism Residents of the Gloryland Estate in the Isheri-Olofin, Igando area of Lagos State…
PHOTOS: Falana receives Sowore after release from DSS custody

PHOTOS: Falana receives Sowore after release from DSS custody

06 December 2019
Femi Falana, human rights lawyer, was among those who received Omoyele Sowore, convener of RevolutionNow Movement, who has been in…
Senate passes N10.59trn 2020 budget

Senate passes N10.59trn 2020 budget

06 December 2019
…returns budget cycle to January-December The Senate, yesterday, passed N10.594 trillion 2020 budget, which is N264 billion higher than the…
You are on three months probation, Matawalle tells new cabinet members

You are on three months probation, Matawalle tells new cabinet members

06 December 2019
Gov. Bello Matawalle. Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara says members of his newly inaugurated cabinet would be on a three…
Buhari, APC govs meet in Aso Rock, keep mum

Buhari, APC govs meet in Aso Rock, keep mum

06 December 2019
Governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential…
Aisha Buhari: I can’t be stopped from talking

Aisha Buhari: I can’t be stopped from talking

06 December 2019
Aisha Buhari Aisha Buhari, Nigeria’s First Lady spoke from London on Thursday and declared that she cannot be stopped from…
DSS releases Sowore after 124 days in detention,pays N100,000 fine

DSS releases Sowore after 124 days in detention,pays N100,000 fine

06 December 2019
The Department of State Services (DSS) has released Omoyele Sowore, convener of RevolutionNow Movement, who has been in detention since…
National Assembly raises own 2020 budget by N3bn

National Assembly raises own 2020 budget by N3bn

05 December 2019
The National Assembly has raised its budget for 2020 from the N125bn to N128bn. The House of Representatives Committee on…
Sudan says it captured six Boko Haram suspects

Sudan says it captured six Boko Haram suspects

05 December 2019
Sudan’s army said Thursday it had caught six Chadians accused of belonging to Boko Haram, in the country’s first such…
‘Please, don’t handcuff me. I will follow you’ — Kalu befriends prison warders after jail sentence

‘Please, don’t handcuff me. I will follow you’ — Kalu befriends prison warders after jail sentence

05 December 2019
Reality dawned on Orji Uzor Kalu, former governor of Abia state, on Thursday that he was not going to sleep…
Why ex-Abia governor should resign as Senate Chief Whip – Political parties

Why ex-Abia governor should resign as Senate Chief Whip – Political parties

05 December 2019
The Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP, on Thursday charged the Senate Chief Whip, Orji Uzor Kalu to resign his…
Elderly women strip to underwear to demand Sowore’s release

Elderly women strip to underwear to demand Sowore’s release

05 December 2019
A group of women who called themselves “concerned mothers” gathered in front of a Federal High Court in Abuja to…
R. Kelly's sexual abuse trial set for September 2020

R. Kelly's sexual abuse trial set for September 2020

05 December 2019
R. Kelly has been ordered to stand trial next September in one of his four sexual abuse cases, a Cook…
Dozens dead as migrant boat sinks off Mauritania coast - UN

Dozens dead as migrant boat sinks off Mauritania coast - UN

05 December 2019
At least 58 people, including children, were killed after a boat carrying dozens of migrants capsized in the Atlantic Ocean…
More than 600 Pakistani girls 'sold as brides' to China

More than 600 Pakistani girls 'sold as brides' to China

05 December 2019
More than 600 poor Pakistani girls and women were sold as brides to Chinese men over a period of nearly…
Romelu Lukaku & Chris Smalling: 'Black Friday' headline 'terrible' - Roma

Romelu Lukaku & Chris Smalling: 'Black Friday' headline 'terrible' - Roma

05 December 2019
Roma have said the 'Black Friday' headline used by Italian newspaper Corriere dello Sport is "terrible". The headline accompanied pictures…
“And why am I trending?”- Bobrisky surprised

“And why am I trending?”- Bobrisky surprised

05 December 2019
Bobrisky. Nigerian cross-dresser, Okuneye Idris, was surprised to find his other name trending on Twitter since Wednesday evening for no…
Igbo cannot make presidency alone – Rochas Okorocha

Igbo cannot make presidency alone – Rochas Okorocha

05 December 2019
Rochas Okorocha, the Imo West Senator has declared that the South East alone can’t make themselves President in 2023. The…
Macron pension reform: France paralysed by biggest national strike in years

Macron pension reform: France paralysed by biggest national strike in years

05 December 2019
A nationwide strike has severely disrupted schools and public transport across France. Workers are angry at being forced to retire…
Court orders DSS to transfer El-Zakzaky, wife to Correctional Centre

Court orders DSS to transfer El-Zakzaky, wife to Correctional Centre

05 December 2019
El-Zakzaky and wife Zeenat in DSS detention since December 2015 A Kaduna State High Court has ordered that the leader…
Court issues 24-hour ultimatum to DSS to release Sowore

Court issues 24-hour ultimatum to DSS to release Sowore

05 December 2019
Sowore: The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, ordered the Department of State Services (DSS) to release Omoyele Sowore, Convener,…
Court sentences Orji Kalu to 12 years in prison for N7.2 billion fraud

Court sentences Orji Kalu to 12 years in prison for N7.2 billion fraud

05 December 2019
Former Abia State Governor, Orji Kalu A federal High court in Lagos today found a former Abia State Governor, Orji…
NNPC, DPR, FIRS illegally deducted N1.5tn — Auditor-General

NNPC, DPR, FIRS illegally deducted N1.5tn — Auditor-General

05 December 2019
Out of the N6.4tn generated by revenue collection agencies in 2017, about N1.5tn was deducted and not remitted into the…
Govt to blacklist foreign schools issuing fake degrees

Govt to blacklist foreign schools issuing fake degrees

05 December 2019
The Federal Government has vowed to blacklist any university, especially in African countries found to have issued or are issuing…
Edo APC crisis worsens as assembly declares seats of 12 lawmakers-elect vacant

Edo APC crisis worsens as assembly declares seats of 12 lawmakers-elect vacant

05 December 2019
The Edo state house of assembly has declared vacant, seats of 12 lawmakers who are yet to be inaugurated. This…
Court orders FG to recover pension paid to ex-governors now senators or ministers

Court orders FG to recover pension paid to ex-governors now senators or ministers

05 December 2019
Mr Abubakar Malami: attorney -general and justice minister A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos in a landmark judgment has…
Police parade 34-year-old Mount Zion Pastor who allegedly raped 15-year-old girl after deliverance

Police parade 34-year-old Mount Zion Pastor who allegedly raped 15-year-old girl after deliverance

05 December 2019
Police in Anambra State on Wednesday evening paraded the General Overseer of Mount Zion Ministries, in Obosi, Evangelist Chukwudi Chukwumezie,…
If we don’t end Almajiri now, it will come back to bite us - Babagana Monguno

If we don’t end Almajiri now, it will come back to bite us - Babagana Monguno

05 December 2019
Babagana Monguno, national security adviser (NSA), says the government cannot afford to keep extending the phasing out of the Almajiri…
Oronsaye’s trial: Witness says he got over N500K for helping to launder money

Oronsaye’s trial: Witness says he got over N500K for helping to launder money

05 December 2019
Steven Oronsaye, former head of civil service: facing trial for diversion of public funds Prosecution witness, Mr Salami Kareem Adesoka,…
EFCC arraigns Aisha Wakil, ‘Mama Boko Haram’, over ‘N66m fraud’

EFCC arraigns Aisha Wakil, ‘Mama Boko Haram’, over ‘N66m fraud’

05 December 2019
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday arraigned Aisha Wakil better known as ‘Mama Boko Haram’ over an…
We won’t pass hate speech bill – Senate President, Ahmed Lawan

We won’t pass hate speech bill – Senate President, Ahmed Lawan

05 December 2019
Following the public outcry that greeted the hate speech bill, the Senate President Ahmed Lawan has said the Senate won’t…
The church must stop worshipping rich people, ex-minister

The church must stop worshipping rich people, ex-minister

05 December 2019
Prof. Bolaji Akinyemi. A former Minister of External Affairs, Prof. Bolaji Akinyemi, in Lagos on Wednesday advised Nigerian churches to…
FG files N135bn fraud charge against Ifeanyi Ubah

FG files N135bn fraud charge against Ifeanyi Ubah

05 December 2019
The federal government has filed charges against Ifeanyi Ubah, senator representing Anambra south, for alleged false claims and a debt…
Magu escapes court’s sack as EFCC chairman

Magu escapes court’s sack as EFCC chairman

05 December 2019
A Federal High Court in Abuja, on Wednesday, dismissed requests to sack Mr. Ibrahim Magu as the acting Chairman of…
Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin resign as CEOs

Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin resign as CEOs

05 December 2019
It's the end of an internet era as Sergei Brin and Larry Page are stepping down as head of Alphabet,…
Ending divisive meeting, NATO agrees to Baltics defence plan

Ending divisive meeting, NATO agrees to Baltics defence plan

04 December 2019
Following a day of drama that revealed deep wounds within NATO, members of the military alliance meeting near London attempted…
Man Utd v Tottenham: What awaits Jose Mourinho on Old Trafford return?

Man Utd v Tottenham: What awaits Jose Mourinho on Old Trafford return?

04 December 2019
Jose Mourinho returns to the Old Trafford dugout on Wednesday almost a year after his last appearance, for a 4-1…
Nato summit: Leaders meet for 70th anniversary amid rows

Nato summit: Leaders meet for 70th anniversary amid rows

04 December 2019
Nato leaders are meeting near London, as tensions between members threaten to overshadow a summit marking the military alliance's 70th…
Confusion as FG plans turning grazing reserves to ranches

Confusion as FG plans turning grazing reserves to ranches

04 December 2019
Administration shortlists seven states for remodelling scheme Federal Government’s project alien to us – Plateau, Benue There was confusion on…
Police officers need reorientation – IGP Adamu

Police officers need reorientation – IGP Adamu

04 December 2019
The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Muhammed Adamu has stated that Nigerian police officers need complete moral re-orientation in order…
N5bn scandal: Ex-Kwara Speaker denies involvement

N5bn scandal: Ex-Kwara Speaker denies involvement

04 December 2019
Dr Ali Ahmad The immediate past Speaker of Kwara House of Assembly, Dr Ali Ahmad, has absolved the state’s 8th…
‘Policemen burnt corpses of those killed in my house’ — Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyer speaks from hiding

‘Policemen burnt corpses of those killed in my house’ — Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyer speaks from hiding

04 December 2019
December Ifeanyi Ejiofor, lawyer to Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), says more than 20 people…
Kanu’s lawyer declared wanted over officers’ death

Kanu’s lawyer declared wanted over officers’ death

04 December 2019
THE Police on Tuesday declared Ifeanyi Ejiofor, lawyer of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) leader Nnamdi Kanu, wanted.…
Former Nigerian Head of State, General Murtala Muhammed had N7,000 when he died

Former Nigerian Head of State, General Murtala Muhammed had N7,000 when he died

04 December 2019
Late General Murtala Muhammed Former Nigerian Head of State, General Murtala Ramat Muhammed had N7,000 in his bank account when…
Buhari’s daughter bags first-class from foreign varsity

Buhari’s daughter bags first-class from foreign varsity

04 December 2019
Aisha Hanan Buhari, one of the daughters of President Muhammadu Buhari, has graduated with a first-class degree. The president’s wife…
CBN: N1.3tr spent to import rice, wheat, others in 12 months

CBN: N1.3tr spent to import rice, wheat, others in 12 months

04 December 2019
NOT less than N1.3 trillion was spent by the Federal Government on the importation of rice, fish, sugar and wheat…
Nigerian banks sack 2,929 workers in three months

Nigerian banks sack 2,929 workers in three months

03 December 2019
Banks in Nigeria sacked total of 2,929 workers in the third quarter of 2019 according to fresh data from the…
President Buhari unveils made in Nigeria Armored vehicles

President Buhari unveils made in Nigeria Armored vehicles

03 December 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday unveiled locally produced mine-resistant ambush-protected vehicles named Ezugwu and other armored vehicles. The vehicles were…
Italian police bust two Nigerian mafia gangs, arrest 32

Italian police bust two Nigerian mafia gangs, arrest 32

03 December 2019
A Nigerian Mafia gang member arrested by Italian police on Tuesday 49 Nigerians under surveillance Two Nigerian mafia clans operating…
I haven’t set any date for re-opening of shut borders - Buhari

I haven’t set any date for re-opening of shut borders - Buhari

03 December 2019
President Buhari has disclosed that there is no date yet for re-opening of the Nigerian border which according to him…
NUC uncovers 100 fake professors in varsities

NUC uncovers 100 fake professors in varsities

03 December 2019
The National Universities Commission has said it has uncovered about 100 fake professors across Nigerian universities. The NUC Executive Secretary,…
How five Ikoyi inmates were electrocuted, seven others hospitalised

How five Ikoyi inmates were electrocuted, seven others hospitalised

03 December 2019
At least five inmates of the Ikoyi Prison have been electrocuted while seven others have been hospitalised. The incident was…
It’s insulting to say election held in Bayelsa –Dickson

It’s insulting to say election held in Bayelsa –Dickson

03 December 2019
Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, on Monday, said it was an insult to the…
NLC tackles bank on 1,000 workers’ retrenchment

NLC tackles bank on 1,000 workers’ retrenchment

03 December 2019
…warns of consequences of ignoring labour’s demands The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has asked the management of First Bank Nigeria…
There won’t be fuel scarcity at Christmas – FG

There won’t be fuel scarcity at Christmas – FG

03 December 2019
Group Managing Director, NNPC, Mele Kyari The Federal Government on Monday assured Nigerians of adequate fuel supply this Yuletide. It…
World Bank to FG: Reform now to stop 30m more Nigerians from slide into extreme poverty

World Bank to FG: Reform now to stop 30m more Nigerians from slide into extreme poverty

03 December 2019
The World Bank has said the number of Nigerians living in extreme poverty may increase by more than 30 million…
Ozekhome: Adoke’s arrest violates Interpol law

Ozekhome: Adoke’s arrest violates Interpol law

03 December 2019
Mike Ozekhome, counsel of Mohammed Adoke, former attorney-general of the federation (AGF), says the continuous detention of his client in…
Two feared dead as Police invade Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyer’s home

Two feared dead as Police invade Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyer’s home

03 December 2019
Ejiofor and the scene at his home Report emanating from Anambra State says officials of the Nigeria Police Force have…
EFCC only intimidating a perceived enemy, says Saraki on forfeiture of houses

EFCC only intimidating a perceived enemy, says Saraki on forfeiture of houses

03 December 2019
Bukola Saraki, former senate president, says the order given for the forfeiture of his property in Ilorin, Kwara state capital,…
Drama as UI Non-Academic Staff enrol in IPPIS

Drama as UI Non-Academic Staff enrol in IPPIS

03 December 2019
UI Non-Teaching Staff Queuing for IPPIS Data Capturing on Monday There was a mild drama Monday at the Trenchard Hall…
How Niger rep died ‘in his sleep’ — after a trip to Lagos

How Niger rep died ‘in his sleep’ — after a trip to Lagos

03 December 2019
Ja’afaru Iliyasu, a member of the house of representatives from Niger state, went to bed peacefully on Sunday night but…
South African Police Officer jailed 32 years for killing Nigerian

South African Police Officer jailed 32 years for killing Nigerian

03 December 2019
Austin Reynold Austin Reynold, a South African Police Constable who robbed and killed a Nigerian, Emeka Okoli, was on Monday…
Court orders interim forfeiture of two more of Saraki’s multimillionaire houses to FG

Court orders interim forfeiture of two more of Saraki’s multimillionaire houses to FG

03 December 2019
EFCC's action is abuse of court process - Saraki A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday ordered the interim…
Kano state approves establishment of four new emirates against court orders

Kano state approves establishment of four new emirates against court orders

02 December 2019
Despite recent high court sacking the four Ganduje crowned emirs and their emirates councils, the Kano state executive council has…
Nigerian court orders detention of Emirates plane over $22K debt

Nigerian court orders detention of Emirates plane over $22K debt

02 December 2019
A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the detention in Lagos of an Airbus aircraft belonging to Emirates…
Legalise electronic voting, PDP tells INEC, NASS

Legalise electronic voting, PDP tells INEC, NASS

02 December 2019
PDP National Chairman, Uche Secondus The Peoples Democratic Party on Monday urged the Independent National Electoral Commission to legalise electronic…
New Speaker emerges in Taraba House of Assembly

New Speaker emerges in Taraba House of Assembly

02 December 2019
Joseph Kunini, new Speaker The Taraba State House of Assembly on Monday, elected Joseph Kunini as the new Speaker of…
Court upholds IGP’s power to recruit 10,000 constables

Court upholds IGP’s power to recruit 10,000 constables

02 December 2019
Muhammad Adamu, Inspector-General A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Monday, dismissed the Police Service Commission (PSC)’s suit, challenging…
Opponents of ‘hate speech bill’ are pretenders - Senator Abdullahi

Opponents of ‘hate speech bill’ are pretenders - Senator Abdullahi

02 December 2019
Deputy chief whip of the senate, Senator Aliyu Abdullahi has lashed out at those opposing the controversial hate speech bill…
Kogi West: Smart Adeyemi begs Buhari, APC, Tinubu to forgive Dino Melaye

Kogi West: Smart Adeyemi begs Buhari, APC, Tinubu to forgive Dino Melaye

02 December 2019
Senator Dino Melaye has been described as a political house boy by the newly-elected Senator for Kogi West, Smart Adeyemi.…
Justice, foreign ministries budget N5.6bn for constituency projects

Justice, foreign ministries budget N5.6bn for constituency projects

02 December 2019
The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission has questioned the N5.6bn budget request by the Ministry of Foreign…
Okorocha to Ihedioha: You’re governing Imo with stolen mandate

Okorocha to Ihedioha: You’re governing Imo with stolen mandate

02 December 2019
There is no letup in the war of words between Imo Governor Emeka Ihedioha and his predecessor, Senator Rochas Okorocha,…
FG seeking Sowore, Bakare’s transfer to prison –Falana

FG seeking Sowore, Bakare’s transfer to prison –Falana

02 December 2019
Human rights lawyer, Mr Femi Falana (SAN), said on Sunday the Federal Government had applied to the Federal High Court…
Police affairs ministry gets presidential nod to recruit 400,000 policemen, shuns PSC

Police affairs ministry gets presidential nod to recruit 400,000 policemen, shuns PSC

02 December 2019
The Ministry of Police Affairs said it has received a matching order from the Presidency to recruit additional 400,000 personnel…
World largest crude distillation column berths at Dangote Jetty

World largest crude distillation column berths at Dangote Jetty

02 December 2019
Dangote refinery says it has taken delivery of the world’s largest crude distillation column designed for crude oil processing. The…
Aisha Buhari’s rebuke: NGF defends governors

Aisha Buhari’s rebuke: NGF defends governors

02 December 2019
FIRST LADY Aisha Buhari’s criticism of government’s poor performance is not limited to the state level, the Nigeria Governor’s Forum…
Congratulating Adeyemi amounts to congratulating armed robber – Dino Melaye

Congratulating Adeyemi amounts to congratulating armed robber – Dino Melaye

02 December 2019
Melaye and Adeyemi Embattled Senator Dino Melaye has refused to congratulate his conqueror, Senator Smart Adeyemi, saying doing so amounted…
Bank customers to present tax card from January 2020

Bank customers to present tax card from January 2020

02 December 2019
Financial Bill to widen tax net will go into effect after Buhari’s assent EVIDENCE of tax payment will be a…
Taraba Assembly Speaker resigns

Taraba Assembly Speaker resigns

02 December 2019
Peter Abel Diah Speaker, Taraba State House of Assembly, Peter Abel Diah, has resigned his position. This follows weeks of…
Ondo 2020: Deputy governor may challenge Akeredolu at primary

Ondo 2020: Deputy governor may challenge Akeredolu at primary

02 December 2019
Ondo State Deputy Governor Agboola Ajayi may challenge his boss, Rotimi Akeredolu, at next year’s primary of the All Progressives…
Lyon, Bayelsa governor-elect, visits TB Joshua at Synagogue

Lyon, Bayelsa governor-elect, visits TB Joshua at Synagogue

01 December 2019
December David Lyon, governor-elect of Bayelsa state, paid a courtesy visit to T.B. Joshua, founder of the Synagogue Church of…
Governors: Aisha Buhari indicted the entire political elite — not only us

Governors: Aisha Buhari indicted the entire political elite — not only us

01 December 2019
The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) says Aisha Buhari, first lady, did not only indict governors when she lamented that things…
Group sues minister, seeks information on failed $460m Abuja CCTV project

Group sues minister, seeks information on failed $460m Abuja CCTV project

01 December 2019
A rights organisation, the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has dragged the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning,…
Adoke asks court to strike out his name from Malabu case

Adoke asks court to strike out his name from Malabu case

01 December 2019
Mohammed Bello Adoke, former attorney-general of the federation (AGF), has asked a federal capital territory (FCT) high court in Abuja…
Five police officers arrested in connection with killing in Oshodi

Five police officers arrested in connection with killing in Oshodi

01 December 2019
Five police officers have been arrested in connection with the shooting that led to the death of one 27 years…
Traders lose millions of naira in fire outbreak at Owode-Onirin market

Traders lose millions of naira in fire outbreak at Owode-Onirin market

01 December 2019
No fewer than 15 shops were razed in a fire outbreak at the popular Owode-Onirin Market at Ikorodu area of…
I won the election, Adeyemi remains my political wife – Dino Melaye

I won the election, Adeyemi remains my political wife – Dino Melaye

01 December 2019
Senator Dino Melaye Despite losing the Kogi West Senatorial election, embattled Senator, Dino Melaye insisted that he won the election…
LASTMA officer stoned to death in Lagos

LASTMA officer stoned to death in Lagos

01 December 2019
Oyeshina before his death By Kazeem Ugbodaga An officer of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, LASTMA, Ola Oyeshina has…
ASUU queries FG: Why are staff of CBN, NDIC, FIRS not on IPPIS?

ASUU queries FG: Why are staff of CBN, NDIC, FIRS not on IPPIS?

01 December 2019
Accountant-General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris: ASUU asks why staff of FIRS, NDIC and CBN are not on IPPIS Academic…
FG offers free train ride from Lagos to Ibadan

FG offers free train ride from Lagos to Ibadan

01 December 2019
The Lagos-Ibadan train at Iju Nigerians who want to escape the unpredictability of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway now have a choice:…
Oil tanker catches fire on Otedola Bridge

Oil tanker catches fire on Otedola Bridge

01 December 2019
The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) on Saturday said a tanker loaded with 33,000 litres of petrol with registration…
Melaye crushed in Kogi West rerun, Senate seat gone

Melaye crushed in Kogi West rerun, Senate seat gone

01 December 2019
Senator Dino Melaye: no comeback in Kogi West rerun By Richard Elesho There appears to be no redemption, no comeback…
Onyema’s passport seized over $44.9m wire deals

Onyema’s passport seized over $44.9m wire deals

01 December 2019
We’re making progress in our investigation, says EFCC Air peace boss insists he’s innocent The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission…
Melaye v Adeyemi: Voting commences in Kogi West

Melaye v Adeyemi: Voting commences in Kogi West

30 November 2019
Voters in Lokoja on Saturday. Photo Richard Elesho By Richard Elesho A relatively large number of voters turned out Saturday…
Biafra: What will happen if Nnamdi Kanu returns for mother’s burial – Police

Biafra: What will happen if Nnamdi Kanu returns for mother’s burial – Police

30 November 2019
Police in Abia State has vowed to take a decisive action against the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra,…
Maina used sister’s identity to run secret bank account - witness tells court

Maina used sister’s identity to run secret bank account - witness tells court

30 November 2019
Mairo Bashir, a witness in the ongoing trial of Abdulrasheed Maina, former chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT),…
‘How N18bn was paid into Mompha’s account in Fidelity Bank’

‘How N18bn was paid into Mompha’s account in Fidelity Bank’

30 November 2019
Mompha A prosecution witness, Peter Ademola Adegoke, a Compliance Officer with Fidelity Bank Plc, on Friday told Justice Abdullai Liman…
Court can’t shield you from EFCC’s investigation, judge tells el-Rufai

Court can’t shield you from EFCC’s investigation, judge tells el-Rufai

30 November 2019
Governor Nasir el-Rufai The Federal High Court in Abuja told the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai, on Friday that it…
Why we can’t initiate death penalty bill for looters — Senate

Why we can’t initiate death penalty bill for looters — Senate

30 November 2019
The Senate has said it is not possible for it to initiate a bill that prescribes the death penalty for…
Why 8th Senate rejected Buhari’s $30bn loan request —Shehu Sanni

Why 8th Senate rejected Buhari’s $30bn loan request —Shehu Sanni

30 November 2019
Senator Shehu Sani THE Director, African Centre for Peace and Development, Senator Shehu Sani, on Friday said that the Eighth…
$9.6bn P&ID judgement: UK court allows Nigeria to provide $200m bank guarantee in place of direct deposit

$9.6bn P&ID judgement: UK court allows Nigeria to provide $200m bank guarantee in place of direct deposit

30 November 2019
The Federal Government of Nigeria on Thursday succeeded in securing variation of the UK court order from cash payment of…
Things getting out of hand, Aisha Buhari warns govs, others

Things getting out of hand, Aisha Buhari warns govs, others

30 November 2019
First Lady, Aisha Buhari ‘People cannot afford potable water’ The President’s wife, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has slammed state governors for…
FG vows to flush out unqualified teachers December 31 – TRCN insists

FG vows to flush out unqualified teachers December 31 – TRCN insists

29 November 2019
The Federal Government of Nigeria has directed that all unqualified teachers should be flushed out of Nigeria classrooms by December…
South African police officer found guilty of killing Nigerian

South African police officer found guilty of killing Nigerian

29 November 2019
Austin Luciano Reynold, a South African police constable, has been found guilty of the murder of Ebuka Okoli, a Nigerian.…
Shooting, stabbing on London Bridge(Video)

Shooting, stabbing on London Bridge(Video)

29 November 2019
Panic on London Bridge on Friday British police said they shot a man on Friday after a stabbing in the…
Omo-Agege speaks on moves to remove Oshiomhole as APC Chairman

Omo-Agege speaks on moves to remove Oshiomhole as APC Chairman

29 November 2019
The Deputy Senate President, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, has declared that the seat of Adams Oshiomhole as the National Chairman of…
Suspected Internet fraudster, Mompha gets N100m bail

Suspected Internet fraudster, Mompha gets N100m bail

29 November 2019
Mompha with one of his exotic cars Suspected internet fraudster, Ismaila Mustapha, alias Mompha has been granted a bail of…
Unai Emery sacked as Arsenal manager — after 18 months in charge

Unai Emery sacked as Arsenal manager — after 18 months in charge

29 November 2019
Arsenal Football Club has sacked Unai Emery as head coach for poor performance. Arsenal’s 2-1 Europa League loss to Eintracht…
Four police officers under investigation in UK for illegal extradition of Nigerian

Four police officers under investigation in UK for illegal extradition of Nigerian

29 November 2019
Four police officers, including a female, are being investigated for allegedly seeking illegal extradition of a Nigerian based in the…
How Saraki, Senators slowed me down - Buhari

How Saraki, Senators slowed me down - Buhari

29 November 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday recounted how he was fruatrated by the 8th session of the National Assembly…
7million weapons in illegal hands in Nigeria - NSA

7million weapons in illegal hands in Nigeria - NSA

29 November 2019
…says military helping ‘overstretched’ police in internal security Arms used in violent conflicts, banditry, kidnapping, othersDSS: Agencies must work together…
APC South-South caucus appoints Omo-Agege as leader

APC South-South caucus appoints Omo-Agege as leader

29 November 2019
Senator Ovie Omo-Agege The South-South caucus of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Thursday evening chose the Deputy Senate President, Senator…
Update: Six dead, 52 injured in Lagos gas explosion

Update: Six dead, 52 injured in Lagos gas explosion

29 November 2019
Scores of shops razed Fire guts part of Civic Centre Fire on Wednesday night razed several shops in Ajegunle, in…
Oil earnings can’t take care of the country’s needs - Buhari

Oil earnings can’t take care of the country’s needs - Buhari

29 November 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari says although Nigeria is rich in petroleum resources, the earnings from oil is not enough to take…
IPPIS: FG can’t frighten us with salary stoppage - ASUU

IPPIS: FG can’t frighten us with salary stoppage - ASUU

29 November 2019
ASUU President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi The Academic Staff Union of Universities on Thursday said the Federal Government could not threaten…
Bauchi government bans funding of funeral services

Bauchi government bans funding of funeral services

29 November 2019
The Bauchi Government has announced the sack of heads of administration of the twenty local government areas in the state…
Like senate, house of reps approves VAT increase

Like senate, house of reps approves VAT increase

29 November 2019
The house of representatives has approved the request by President Muhammadu Buhari to increase value added tax (VAT) from 5…
FG deducts N35.51bn from states’ allocations as bail-out

FG deducts N35.51bn from states’ allocations as bail-out

29 November 2019
Finance Minister Zainab Ahmed The Federal Government deducted the sum of N35.51bn from allocation made to the states for external…
Fashola blames bad roads on abuses by users

Fashola blames bad roads on abuses by users

29 November 2019
Babatunde Fashola The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has identified abuses by road users, insurgency, among others, as…
APC finally speaks on Buhari seeking third term

APC finally speaks on Buhari seeking third term

29 November 2019
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has reacted to legal action taken by a self-proclaimed member of the party, Charles Enya,…
How Sanwo-Olu honoured Chaplain sacked by Ambode

How Sanwo-Olu honoured Chaplain sacked by Ambode

29 November 2019
Ambode, Taiwo and Bolanle The Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s led Lagos State Government has honoured former presiding Chaplain of the Chapel…
Chevron puts stake in 2 Nigerian oil blocks for sale

Chevron puts stake in 2 Nigerian oil blocks for sale

29 November 2019
Chevron selling off Nigerian oil fields A Chevron spokesman said the oil giant has launched the sale of its stakes…
Buhari off to Equatorial Guinea for gas summit

Buhari off to Equatorial Guinea for gas summit

28 November 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari will Friday travel to Equatorial Guinea for a gas summit, his spokesperson, Garba Shehu,…
CCB arraigns ex-Assembly speaker for refusing to pay member furniture allowance

CCB arraigns ex-Assembly speaker for refusing to pay member furniture allowance

28 November 2019
The former speaker of Bayelsa State House of Assembly, Friday Benson, and four others on Wednesday were arraigned on a…
University student detained for criticising lawmaker on Facebook released

University student detained for criticising lawmaker on Facebook released

28 November 2019
Mr Yahuza Tijjani A magistrate court in Kano on Wednesday ordered the release of the detained student of Bayero University,…
FRSC makes U-turn, says driving with Google map is NOT an offence

FRSC makes U-turn, says driving with Google map is NOT an offence

28 November 2019
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says driving with the aid of Google map is not an offence — contrary…
Two dead, 23 others burnt, as gas explosion rocks Lagos

Two dead, 23 others burnt, as gas explosion rocks Lagos

28 November 2019
A gas explosion has been recorded at Ajegunle area of Lagos, Southwest Nigeria, with two children burnt to death and…
Auto crashes kill 143 in Edo - FRSC

Auto crashes kill 143 in Edo - FRSC

28 November 2019
The Edo Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has said that 143 persons were killed in road…
‘It’s an absolute necessity’ — Buhari directs MDAs to go digital

‘It’s an absolute necessity’ — Buhari directs MDAs to go digital

28 November 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) to comply with the ongoing transition of all government operations…
Borno State: Governor Zulum takes roll call of teachers in Maiduguri School

Borno State: Governor Zulum takes roll call of teachers in Maiduguri School

28 November 2019
Governor of Borno State, Babagana Umara Zulum on Wednesday visited Zajeri Day Secondary School to asses teaching and learning condition…
Buhari asks senate to approve multi-billion dollar loan request rejected under Saraki

Buhari asks senate to approve multi-billion dollar loan request rejected under Saraki

28 November 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari has again sent a request to the senate to approve the federal government’s 2016-2018 external borrowing plan.…
Produce evidence of N48m training, Reps tell Niger Delta ministry

Produce evidence of N48m training, Reps tell Niger Delta ministry

28 November 2019
THE House of Representatives Committee on Public Account on Wednesday directed the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs to prove within…
2face and Blackface opt for out of court settlement

2face and Blackface opt for out of court settlement

28 November 2019
2face Idibia and Blackface have opted to settle their legal battle out of court after turning up in court today…
Nigerian Nnamdi Marcellus Mgbodile charged in Atlanta with $6.5m romance scam

Nigerian Nnamdi Marcellus Mgbodile charged in Atlanta with $6.5m romance scam

28 November 2019
File Photo: One of the Nigerians arrested in US by FBI in biggest online scam crackdown. Another Nigerian charged with…
Use of google map while driving serious offence -  FRSC

Use of google map while driving serious offence - FRSC

28 November 2019
THE Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Mr Ayuba Gora, on Wednesday said…
No border reopening, until Benin, others respect protocols – FG

No border reopening, until Benin, others respect protocols – FG

28 November 2019
Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed The Federal Government admitted on Wednesday that its temporary policy…
Smart card reader has lost its usefulness - INEC

Smart card reader has lost its usefulness - INEC

28 November 2019
INDEPENDENT National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Wednesday came hard on the judiciary and politicians, blaming them for the nation’s electoral…
Yari’s ex-commissioner sent to prison for ‘cattle rustling’

Yari’s ex-commissioner sent to prison for ‘cattle rustling’

28 November 2019
An upper Sharia court sitting in Gusau, capital of Zamfara state, on Wednesday remanded Bello Dankande, who served as commissioner…
Imo police sergeant commits suicide over delayed promotion

Imo police sergeant commits suicide over delayed promotion

28 November 2019
Tragedy struck at a branch of a new generation bank at the Ahiara junction in the Ahiazu Mbaise Local Government…
Knocks for hate-speech as activists march on Assembly

Knocks for hate-speech as activists march on Assembly

28 November 2019
THE Senate will not stand down the Hate-Speech bill and the Social Media bill in spite of mounting opposition against…
Zamfara state: Ex-Gov. Yari paid himself over N300 million, left N10bn debt – Gov. Bello Matawalle

Zamfara state: Ex-Gov. Yari paid himself over N300 million, left N10bn debt – Gov. Bello Matawalle

28 November 2019
Gov. Bello Matawalle. Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara state has said that he will use savings from the state’s repealed…
IPPIS: FG says lecturers enrolling, despite ASUU’s opposition

IPPIS: FG says lecturers enrolling, despite ASUU’s opposition

28 November 2019
The Federal Government has received the nominal roll of about 41 universities as part of moves to capture university workers…
‘I built it with my personal fund’ — Saraki speaks on EFCC’s move to seize his Ilorin property

‘I built it with my personal fund’ — Saraki speaks on EFCC’s move to seize his Ilorin property

28 November 2019
Bukola Saraki Bukola Saraki, former senate president, has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) of attempting to seize…
N2bn fraud: ‘How Maina, son made huge withdrawals’

N2bn fraud: ‘How Maina, son made huge withdrawals’

28 November 2019
Ex-Chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina. A prosecution witness and branch manager, United Bank for Africa, Mairo…
Drama as INEC denies Dino Melaye, journalists, access into premises

Drama as INEC denies Dino Melaye, journalists, access into premises

27 November 2019
There was mild drama on Wednesday at the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, as sacked Senator representing…
FG admits border closure cause of rising inflation

FG admits border closure cause of rising inflation

27 November 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari The Federal Government has admitted that the closure of the country’s land borders is contributing to rising…
Nine Prison officers suspended over alleged $1m fraud

Nine Prison officers suspended over alleged $1m fraud

27 November 2019
The Civil Defence, Correctional, Fire and Immigration Services Board (CDCFIB) has approved the suspension of 3 officers and 6 other…
Zamfara gov assents bill repealing mega pension for ex-govs, others

Zamfara gov assents bill repealing mega pension for ex-govs, others

27 November 2019
Governor Bello Mohammed Matawalle of Zamfara State has assented to the law prohibiting ex-governors, deputy governors, Speakers and their deputies…
Charges against Diezani NOT dropped - EFCC

Charges against Diezani NOT dropped - EFCC

27 November 2019
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has not withdrawn the criminal charges it filed against Diezani Alison-Madueke,…
Kaduna man steals army general’s $156.2m & N80m

Kaduna man steals army general’s $156.2m & N80m

27 November 2019
Alhaji Yusha’u Mohammed Kebbe: betrayed his army general childhood friend . A Kaduna man, Alhaji Yusha’u Mohammed Kebbe has been…
No contractor can cheat Nigeria without help of civil servants - CCB chairman

No contractor can cheat Nigeria without help of civil servants - CCB chairman

27 November 2019
Isa Mohammed, chairman of the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB), says no contractor can swindle Nigeria without the help of…
No need for hate speech bill, there are enough laws – Afe Babalola

No need for hate speech bill, there are enough laws – Afe Babalola

27 November 2019
Aare Afe Babalola Chief Afe Babalola (SAN), on Wednesday, described the hate speech bill as a slide to dictatorship and…
Money Laundering: EFCC to re-arraign former Lagos State speaker, Adeyemi Ikuforiji on December 11th

Money Laundering: EFCC to re-arraign former Lagos State speaker, Adeyemi Ikuforiji on December 11th

27 November 2019
The Federal High Court in Lagos has fixed December 11 for the re-arraignment of a former Speaker of the Lagos…
Bank official remanded in prison over “annoying” Facebook posts against Nigerian governor

Bank official remanded in prison over “annoying” Facebook posts against Nigerian governor

27 November 2019
A bank official in Nigeria has been remanded in prison for allegedly publishing “damaging and annoying” articles on Facebook against…
Alleged Fraud: Air Peace boss faces 105 years in jail if found guilty

Alleged Fraud: Air Peace boss faces 105 years in jail if found guilty

27 November 2019
Allen Onyema, the Nigerian aviation executive who was recently accused by the United States of committing more than $21 million…
Mother of 34-year-old lady brutally murdered and dumped in a well in Rivers State cries for justice

Mother of 34-year-old lady brutally murdered and dumped in a well in Rivers State cries for justice

27 November 2019
Mrs Evelyn Ohaka is demanding for justice from the security agencies and government for the brutal murder of her daughter…
Fed Govt to oil firms: pay outstanding N20tr debt

Fed Govt to oil firms: pay outstanding N20tr debt

27 November 2019
INTERNATIONAL Oil Companies (IOCs) should pay outstanding N20 trillion royalty due to the country as oil revenue, the Federal Government…
Rape allegation: Fatoyinbo may have won in court but his name is in ruins- Chidi Odinkalu

Rape allegation: Fatoyinbo may have won in court but his name is in ruins- Chidi Odinkalu

27 November 2019
Chidi Odinkalu, former Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission NHRC, has said that the Senior Pastor of the Commonwealth…
Edo 2020: Obaseki and politics of endorsement

Edo 2020: Obaseki and politics of endorsement

27 November 2019
Obaseki and press In spite of his disagreement with the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams…
Three men wrongly jailed for life, set free after 36 years in prison

Three men wrongly jailed for life, set free after 36 years in prison

27 November 2019
Three Baltimore men who were wrongly imprisoned for 36 years in Maryland, United States have been set free after a…
Why Jonathan is angry with PDP - Presidency

Why Jonathan is angry with PDP - Presidency

27 November 2019
FORMER President Goodluck Jonathan was not blackmailed to trade off the November 16 governorship poll in Bayelsa State, the Presidency…
NDDC fails to address Niger Delta developmental challenges - Gbajabiamila

NDDC fails to address Niger Delta developmental challenges - Gbajabiamila

27 November 2019
Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, Speaker of the House of Representatives. The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila on Tuesday…
Kogi West: As Adeyemi, Melaye go back to the trenches

Kogi West: As Adeyemi, Melaye go back to the trenches

27 November 2019
Smart-Adeyemi-Dino-Melaye As the concluding part of the Kogi West senatorial election takes place on Saturday, fears over violence, thuggery, intimidation…
Ex-INEC chief Iwu’s N1.23b fraud trial stalled

Ex-INEC chief Iwu’s N1.23b fraud trial stalled

27 November 2019
Prof Maurice Iwu The scheduled N1.23 billion alleged fraud trial of a former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission…
After Yari’s letter, Zamfara assembly abolishes law on jumbo pay for ex-govs

After Yari’s letter, Zamfara assembly abolishes law on jumbo pay for ex-govs

27 November 2019
The Zamfara state house of assembly has abolished the law that allows former governors, their deputies, speakers and their deputies…
Oyo PDP to APC: accept defeat

Oyo PDP to APC: accept defeat

27 November 2019
Governor Seyi Makinde Oyo State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC)…
Catholic priest offers opening prayer at UNN conference on witchcraft

Catholic priest offers opening prayer at UNN conference on witchcraft

27 November 2019
Innocent Enweh, a Catholic priest, said the opening prayer at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) conference on witchcraft. The…
Lagos to register churches, mosques

Lagos to register churches, mosques

27 November 2019
LAGOS state government is set to register all religious bodies in the state for ease of reference, communication purposes and…
Alleged N2bn pension scam: Faisal Maina granted N60m bail

Alleged N2bn pension scam: Faisal Maina granted N60m bail

26 November 2019
Faisal Maina The Federal High Court, on Tuesday, admitted Faisal Maina, son of Abdulrasheed Maina, ex-pension reform boss, to a…
FUTA expels 6 students who ganged up to beat a 100 level female student

FUTA expels 6 students who ganged up to beat a 100 level female student

26 November 2019
The management of the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA) has expelled six students involved in the bullying and gang-beating…
My landlord says he fathered my second baby, insists on naming him —Husband

My landlord says he fathered my second baby, insists on naming him —Husband

26 November 2019
An Ibadan-based truck driver, Azeez Hakeem, on Tuesday, told an Ile-Tuntun Customary Court in Ibadan that his wife, Mufuli, was…
Ozekhome slams EFCC on refusal to investigate alleged Tinubu's bullion van

Ozekhome slams EFCC on refusal to investigate alleged Tinubu's bullion van

26 November 2019
Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mike Ozekhome has slammed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over its alleged cold feet…
‘$1m scam’: EFCC arrests controller of Kirikiri Prison over ‘fake medical report’

‘$1m scam’: EFCC arrests controller of Kirikiri Prison over ‘fake medical report’

26 November 2019
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested Emmanuel Oluwaniyi, controller of Kirikiri Maximum Prison, for his role in…
Onyema: FG dragged to court over alleged move to extradite Air Peace boss to USA

Onyema: FG dragged to court over alleged move to extradite Air Peace boss to USA

26 November 2019
A human rights activist, Johnmary Jideobi, has dragged the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) before a Federal High Court…
Sanwo-Olu leads walk against domestic, sexual violence

Sanwo-Olu leads walk against domestic, sexual violence

26 November 2019
R-L: Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu; his wife, Dr. (Mrs) Ibijoke and Commissioner for Local Government and Community Affairs,…
African culture of respecting the elderly is being destroyed by Western civilization - Buhari

African culture of respecting the elderly is being destroyed by Western civilization - Buhari

26 November 2019
President Buhari pleaded with the ECOWAS Parliament to create policies that will take care of the elderly in the society…
EFCC parades Kolade Phillip, Mompha’s second accomplice in internet scam trial

EFCC parades Kolade Phillip, Mompha’s second accomplice in internet scam trial

26 November 2019
A second associate of Ismaila Mustapha, a k.a Mompha made a surprise appearance in court on Monday, November 25 alongside…
We won’t allow religion divide Nigerians - Buhari

We won’t allow religion divide Nigerians - Buhari

26 November 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his administration will not allow religion divide Nigerians. President Buhari, who…
Borno Gov, Zulum sacks Head of Service

Borno Gov, Zulum sacks Head of Service

26 November 2019
Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has relieved the state Head of Service (HOS), Mr Mohammed Hassan, of his appointment.…
PoS: Fuel stations to charge N50 on product sales from Dec 1

PoS: Fuel stations to charge N50 on product sales from Dec 1

26 November 2019
The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has announced that beginning from December 1, 2019, a fee of N50…
Judge receives medical report showing Maina is fit to stand trial

Judge receives medical report showing Maina is fit to stand trial

26 November 2019
A medical report the National Correctional Service (NCS) presented to a federal high court in Abuja on Monday showed that…
Court threatens to jail DSS DG over failure to release Sowore

Court threatens to jail DSS DG over failure to release Sowore

26 November 2019
A federal high court in Abuja has threatened to jail Yusuf Bichi, director general of the Department of State Services…
Malabu oil deal: Lamido is sulking skunk, blackmailer – Jonathan

Malabu oil deal: Lamido is sulking skunk, blackmailer – Jonathan

26 November 2019
Jonathan and Lamido Nigeria’s former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan has fired salvo at former Governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido…
‘You can’t stop my N10m monthly allowance without reason’ — Yari writes Zamfara gov

‘You can’t stop my N10m monthly allowance without reason’ — Yari writes Zamfara gov

26 November 2019
Abdulaziz Yari, former governor of Zamfara state, has asked Bello Matawalle, his successor, to pay his outstanding allowance and pension.…
How I made my fortune to start Air Peace — Onyema

How I made my fortune to start Air Peace — Onyema

25 November 2019
Nigerian businessman and founder of Air Peace Limited, Allen Onyema. [PHOTO CREDIT: Thisday Live] When the news broke over the…
Taylor Swift breaks Michael Jackson’s record at AMA’s 2019 [Full list of Winners]

Taylor Swift breaks Michael Jackson’s record at AMA’s 2019 [Full list of Winners]

25 November 2019
Popular American singer, Taylor Swift broke records at the American Music Awards on Sunday. Taylor took home six awards, which…
Buhari demands ‘urgent’ judicial reform, seeks efficient ‘Special Crimes Courts

Buhari demands ‘urgent’ judicial reform, seeks efficient ‘Special Crimes Courts

25 November 2019
PRESIDENT BUHARI DECLARES OPEN JUDGES CONFERENCE 3A. President Muhammadu Buhari Speaking during the 2019 All Nigeria Judges Conference organised by…
Maina gets N1 billion tough bail condition

Maina gets N1 billion tough bail condition

25 November 2019
Abdulrasheed Maina Abdulrasheed Abdullahi Maina, former Chairman of Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT) was on Monday granted a tough bail…
N32.9bn alleged scam: Court remands Mompha in prison

N32.9bn alleged scam: Court remands Mompha in prison

25 November 2019
The Federal High Court in Lagos has made an order for suspected Internet fraudster, Ismaila Mustapha, alias Mompha, to be…
Akinlade formally files appeal against Abiodun’s victory at Supreme Court

Akinlade formally files appeal against Abiodun’s victory at Supreme Court

25 November 2019
Adekunle Akinlade and Dapo Abiodun The Allied Peoples Movement (APM) in the March 9 gubernatorial polls in Ogun state, Adekunle…
JAMB registrar gets national award

JAMB registrar gets national award

25 November 2019
Prof Is-haq Oloyede Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Registrar, Prof Is-haq Oloyede, has been nominated for the National Productivity…
I’m running for president to defeat Trump ― Bloomberg

I’m running for president to defeat Trump ― Bloomberg

25 November 2019
Michael Bloomberg. PHOTO: Reuters Michael Bloomberg, one of the richest men in the world and a former United States’ New…
Kaduna residents cry out over El-Rufai’s plan to demolish 300 houses

Kaduna residents cry out over El-Rufai’s plan to demolish 300 houses

25 November 2019
One of the houses marked to be demolished in the area, Residents of communities living around Yakowa Road in Kamazo…
Allen Onyema: U.S. freezes $14.2 million in bank accounts

Allen Onyema: U.S. freezes $14.2 million in bank accounts

25 November 2019
Chairman of Air Peace airline, Allen Onyema The United States authorities have frozen about $14.2 million in bank accounts linked…
2023: Northerners will only vote for a northern presidential candidate – Ag ACF chairman

2023: Northerners will only vote for a northern presidential candidate – Ag ACF chairman

25 November 2019
Acting Chairman of Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), Alhaji Musa Liman Kwande, has said northerners will vote for a fellow northerner…
Buhari asks security agencies to fish out killers of PDP woman leader in Kogi

Buhari asks security agencies to fish out killers of PDP woman leader in Kogi

25 November 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered a “scrupulous investigation” into the killing of Achejuh Abuh, woman leader of the Peoples Democratic…
$44.9m wire deals: Probe of links with Amnesty cash begins

$44.9m wire deals: Probe of links with Amnesty cash begins

25 November 2019
Allen Onyema A probe of Presidential Amnesty Office’s involvement in the $44.9 million wire deal linked to Air Peace chair…
Hate speech sponsor recants, removes death penalty from bill

Hate speech sponsor recants, removes death penalty from bill

25 November 2019
Senator Aliyu Sabi-Abdullahi The sponsor of the controversial Hate Speech Bill, Senator Sabi Abdullahi, on Sunday bowed to pressure from…
APC member seeks amendment of constitution to allow Buhari contest third term

APC member seeks amendment of constitution to allow Buhari contest third term

25 November 2019
Charles Enya, a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ebonyi state, has filed a suit, seeking the amendment…
$9.6bn judgment: FG agreed to pay $200m deposit, says P&ID…Nigeria to credit British court Monday –Firm

$9.6bn judgment: FG agreed to pay $200m deposit, says P&ID…Nigeria to credit British court Monday –Firm

24 November 2019
Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami The Federal Government of Nigeria has finally agreed…
Fraud allegation: US may seize Onyema’s $14m, issues arrest warrant

Fraud allegation: US may seize Onyema’s $14m, issues arrest warrant

24 November 2019
Chairman of Air Peace, Mr. Allen Onyema …Protect Onyema, ACF, Ohanaeze, others urge FG The embattled Chairman of Air Peace,…
Anambra 2021: Transcorp President, Ozigbo joins guber race

Anambra 2021: Transcorp President, Ozigbo joins guber race

24 November 2019
Mr. Valentine Ozigbo. The President and Chief Executive Officer of Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (TRANSCORP), Mr Valentine Chineto Ozigbo,…
INEC has been asked to block Melaye’s return to the senate - PDP

INEC has been asked to block Melaye’s return to the senate - PDP

24 November 2019
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it is aware that security agencies and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) have…
Hate Speech Bill: Why I won’t support legislation – Sen. Gyang

Hate Speech Bill: Why I won’t support legislation – Sen. Gyang

24 November 2019
The Senator representing Plateau North, Istifanus Gyang has said he will not be party to, nor grant consent to any…
Borno gov deploys 150 Cameroonian vigilantes against Boko Haram

Borno gov deploys 150 Cameroonian vigilantes against Boko Haram

23 November 2019
Borno State Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Borno State Governor, Professor Babagana Umara has deployed 150 Cameroonian vigilantes to flush out…
‘Wired $44.9m illegally’, ‘Inflated cost of aircraft’… highlights of allegations against Air Peace CEO

‘Wired $44.9m illegally’, ‘Inflated cost of aircraft’… highlights of allegations against Air Peace CEO

23 November 2019
The US has accused Allen Onyema, chief executive officer of Air Peace, of bank fraud and money laundering. In a…
Bandit still operating unchallenged in Zamfara – APC

Bandit still operating unchallenged in Zamfara – APC

23 November 2019
Zamfara State wing of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has said there are still killings and massacres in all parts…
Air Peace Chairman denies fraud, money laundering allegations

Air Peace Chairman denies fraud, money laundering allegations

23 November 2019
Air Peace Chairman, Allen Onyema Air Peace Chairman, Allen Onyema on Saturday denied any involvement in the allegations of fraud…
Ize-Iyamu’s defection: God has put confusion in APC – Edo PDP

Ize-Iyamu’s defection: God has put confusion in APC – Edo PDP

23 November 2019
Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Edo state, Chief Dan Orbih, has said that God…
Revenue Generation: Rivers govt to operate Treasury Single Account

Revenue Generation: Rivers govt to operate Treasury Single Account

23 November 2019
R-L: Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, Representative of Managing Director of Access Bank Plc, Mr David Tinad and Chairman…
Frustrated Trump lashes out at impeachment probe

Frustrated Trump lashes out at impeachment probe

23 November 2019
U.S. President Donald Trump / Alex Wong/Getty Images/AFP / ALEX WONG / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / AFP An irate…
‘I’ve forgiven Amosun’ – Ex-Ogun Governor, Daniel

‘I’ve forgiven Amosun’ – Ex-Ogun Governor, Daniel

23 November 2019
A former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, on Friday, said he has forgiven everybody that had a hand…
How ex-lawmakers swindled Kwara of N5 billion – EFCC

How ex-lawmakers swindled Kwara of N5 billion – EFCC

23 November 2019
EFCC officials The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has uncovered how 24 ex-lawmakers of the Kwara State House of…
Bayelsa, Kogi polls: Balarabe Musa, youth leader say Nigeria’s democracy under threat

Bayelsa, Kogi polls: Balarabe Musa, youth leader say Nigeria’s democracy under threat

23 November 2019
Alhaji Balarabe Musa • ‘It’s Rehearsal For 2023’ Following the conduct and outcome of the governorship elections in Kogi and…
Senate panel begins work on anti-social media bill next week

Senate panel begins work on anti-social media bill next week

23 November 2019
The Senate Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters on Friday said it would fix a date for a…
EFCC takes 7 internet fraudsters into custody after massive raid

EFCC takes 7 internet fraudsters into custody after massive raid

23 November 2019
EFCC operatives Seven suspected internet fraudsters are currently cooling off in the detention facility of the Uyo Zonal office of…
Dasuki vs DSS: Appeal Court takes major decision over ex-NSA continued detention

Dasuki vs DSS: Appeal Court takes major decision over ex-NSA continued detention

23 November 2019
The Appeal Court in Abuja, on Friday, varied the terms attached to the bail condition earlier granted a former National…
CCTV showed bank staff looting vault before robbery attack - Ekiti CP:

CCTV showed bank staff looting vault before robbery attack - Ekiti CP:

23 November 2019
Asuquo Amba, commissioner of police in Ekiti, says the CCTV footage from a bank robbery incident in the state showed…
N5tn debt: Senate, AMCON move against VIP defaulters

N5tn debt: Senate, AMCON move against VIP defaulters

23 November 2019
Chairman of AMCON board, Dr. Muiz Banire The Chairman, Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions, Senator Uba…
Oshiomhole must resign – APC NEC members insist

Oshiomhole must resign – APC NEC members insist

23 November 2019
Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Some aggrieved members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) National…
I’ll sack customs officers living above earnings – Hameed Ali

I’ll sack customs officers living above earnings – Hameed Ali

23 November 2019
Hameed Ali, comptroller-general of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), has threatened to sack any officer who acquires wealth illegally. Ali gave…
I’ll arrest Yari if killings continue in Zamfara – Matawalle

I’ll arrest Yari if killings continue in Zamfara – Matawalle

23 November 2019
Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State said he would arrest a former state governor, Abdul’aziz Yari, if there were any…
Air Peace chief Allen Onyema : Indicted, charged in US with bank fraud, money laundering

Air Peace chief Allen Onyema : Indicted, charged in US with bank fraud, money laundering

23 November 2019
Allen Onyema: Chairman Air Peace indicted in US for financial scam, fraud, money laundering The U.S Department of Justice, U.S.…
Buhari to APC leaders: party must not die after my tenure

Buhari to APC leaders: party must not die after my tenure

23 November 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari I’ve no third term plan, says President Party’s NEC sets up reconciliation committee President Muhammadu Buhari on…
172 officers under investigation for corruption - FRSC

172 officers under investigation for corruption - FRSC

23 November 2019
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says it will not condone bribery and corruption within its ranks. Boboye Oyeyemi, FRSC…
EFCC files 14 count-charge against Mompha

EFCC files 14 count-charge against Mompha

23 November 2019
Mompha. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has confirmed that Instagram celebrity and suspected internet fraudster, Ismaila Mustapha, also known…
Sowore sues DSS N500m over illegal detention

Sowore sues DSS N500m over illegal detention

22 November 2019
Omoyele Sowore Convener, #RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore has sued the Department of State Services, DSS, claiming N500 million for his…
FG, States, FCT debt profile hit N25.7 trn

FG, States, FCT debt profile hit N25.7 trn

22 November 2019
The Debt Management Office (DMO) has said that Nigeria’s total debt profile is N25.7 trillion. The Director-General of the office,…
I won’t make the mistake of ‘third term’ -Buhari

I won’t make the mistake of ‘third term’ -Buhari

22 November 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari Kamarudeen Ogundele, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has said that he would not make the mistake of attempting…
Governors back 7.5% VAT increase as Senate okays finance bill

Governors back 7.5% VAT increase as Senate okays finance bill

22 November 2019
• Say more money needed to improve the lives of Nigerians• Lawmakers vow to intensify oversight on revenue agencies State…
We’re waiting for Buhari’s memo on Magu - Senate

We’re waiting for Buhari’s memo on Magu - Senate

22 November 2019
PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has not approached the National Assembly for the confirmation of Acting Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)…
NECA, LCCI kick as Senate okays Buhari’s VAT hike

NECA, LCCI kick as Senate okays Buhari’s VAT hike

22 November 2019
Director-General, NECA, Mr Timothy Olawale The Senate on Thursday passed the Finance Bill, 2019, despite the public outcry that greeted…
APC NEC meets on Amosun’s, Akeredolu’s fate, others

APC NEC meets on Amosun’s, Akeredolu’s fate, others

22 November 2019
THE All Progressives Congress (APC) will on Friday hold its National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting with the outcome of the…
FG recovers N594.08bn through whistle-blower policy

FG recovers N594.08bn through whistle-blower policy

22 November 2019
Since the adoption of the whistle-blower policy in 2016, the Federal Government has so far recovered N594.09bn through the policy.…
Ibadan obas reject settlement revoking their right to wear crowns

Ibadan obas reject settlement revoking their right to wear crowns

22 November 2019
The 21 new obas in Ibadanland have rejected the court judgment which set aside the gazettes that backed their crowning…
UN, UK reject death penalty for hate speech

UN, UK reject death penalty for hate speech

22 November 2019
The United Nations and the United Kingdom have opposed the death penalty clause in the proposed National Commission for the…
Security agents performed poorly in Bayelsa - observers

Security agents performed poorly in Bayelsa - observers

22 November 2019
Coalition of Civil Society Election Observers Group ((CCSEOG) yesterday said security agencies did not live up to expectation during the…
Kogi: What Yahaya Bello said after meeting with Buhari

Kogi: What Yahaya Bello said after meeting with Buhari

22 November 2019
The re-elected Governor of Kogi, Yahaya Bello, has expressed his readiness and that of his party, the All Progressives Congress…
Reps to investigate NNPC over $396.33 million spent on TAM

Reps to investigate NNPC over $396.33 million spent on TAM

22 November 2019
The House of Representatives has called for investigation into the $396. 33 million allegedly spent in four years on Turn…
INEC fixes November 30 for Adeyemi, Melaye battle

INEC fixes November 30 for Adeyemi, Melaye battle

22 November 2019
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed November 30 for the supplementary election in Kogi west senatorial district. Olayinde…
We still recognise emirs sacked by court - Kano govt

We still recognise emirs sacked by court - Kano govt

22 November 2019
The Kano state government says it will continue to recognise the emirs sacked by a Kano state high court on…
Customs seized smuggled goods valued at over N43 million

Customs seized smuggled goods valued at over N43 million

22 November 2019
The Controller, Nigeria Customs Service FOU Kaduna, Mustapha Sarkin-Kebbi displaying some smuggled items seized by the service in Kaduna on…
$11.5m scam: Invictus Obi finally forfeits N280.5 million

$11.5m scam: Invictus Obi finally forfeits N280.5 million

21 November 2019
Obinwanne Okeke: known as Invictus Obi forfeits N280.5 million. A Federal High Court Sitting in Lagos south west Nigeria has…
Pension scam: Drama as Maina bleeds in court, disrupts proceedings

Pension scam: Drama as Maina bleeds in court, disrupts proceedings

21 November 2019
Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, stepped down proceedings in the continuation of trial of…
Stop giving Africans aid, it’s killing us!

Stop giving Africans aid, it’s killing us!

21 November 2019
NJ Ayuk Looking at Africa and only pushing for aid is not in the interest of the everyday Africans. It…
Bayelsa Governor-elect David Lyon gets INEC certificate of return

Bayelsa Governor-elect David Lyon gets INEC certificate of return

21 November 2019
Bayelsa Governor-elect David Lyon gets INEC certificate Bayelsa State Governor-Elect, Chief David Lyon today got his certificate of return from…
Governor Yahaya Bello gets Certificate of Return

Governor Yahaya Bello gets Certificate of Return

21 November 2019
Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has received the Certificate of Return. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) presented the certificate…
Fed Govt releases minimum wage circular to labour

Fed Govt releases minimum wage circular to labour

21 November 2019
The least paid federal worker on Level 1 Step 1 will earn N360,000 per annum while the highest-paid at Level…
EFCC arraigns Maina on fresh N738.6m contract scam

EFCC arraigns Maina on fresh N738.6m contract scam

21 November 2019
Abdulrasheed Maina The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arraigned Abdulrasheed Maina on another charge of contract racketeering and stealing…
Investigate Makinde’s role in Kogi election – APC tells EFCC, Police

Investigate Makinde’s role in Kogi election – APC tells EFCC, Police

21 November 2019
Governor Seyi Makinde The Oyo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes…
Surveyors, ICPC working to track constituency projects

Surveyors, ICPC working to track constituency projects

21 November 2019
The Nigeria Institute of Quantity Surveyors & Valuers (NIQS) said it is partnering the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) and…
PACAC backs Magu’s re-nomination by Buhari

PACAC backs Magu’s re-nomination by Buhari

21 November 2019
Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) Chairman Prof Itse Sagay (SAN) on Wednesday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to re-nominate Ibrahim…
FAAC shares N702.058b revenue in Oct to Fed Govt, states, councils

FAAC shares N702.058b revenue in Oct to Fed Govt, states, councils

21 November 2019
A total of N702.058 billion was shared among the three tiers of government on Wednesday. The amount represented revenue receipts…
Amnesty declares Sowore, Agba Jalingo as prisoners of conscience

Amnesty declares Sowore, Agba Jalingo as prisoners of conscience

21 November 2019
Amnesty International, Nigeria, says the continued detention of Omoyele Sowore and Agba Jalingo is a matter of shame for Nigeria.…
Guru Maharaj ji speaks on Tinubu’s ‘2023 presidential ambition’

Guru Maharaj ji speaks on Tinubu’s ‘2023 presidential ambition’

21 November 2019
The founder of One Love Family, Satguru Maharaj Ji, has described the APC National Leader, Sen. Bola Tinubu, as fit…
FEC okays 500m Euro loan to create 1.2m jobs

FEC okays 500m Euro loan to create 1.2m jobs

21 November 2019
The government is targeting 1.2million jobs with a 500 million Euro loan, to be managed by the Bank of Insdustry.…
African countries in debt crisis – IMF

African countries in debt crisis – IMF

21 November 2019
IMF boss, Kristalina Georgieva The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, Kristalina Georgieva, says 40 per cent of African…
DPO kidnapped in Adamawa

DPO kidnapped in Adamawa

21 November 2019
A divisional police officer (DPO) in charge of Mubi north, Ahijo Mujeli, has been kidnapped. Spokesperson of the state police…
‘Your legacy of patriotism will continue to inspire generations’– Buhari hails Jonathan at 62

‘Your legacy of patriotism will continue to inspire generations’– Buhari hails Jonathan at 62

20 November 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari has described Goodluck Jonathan, his predecessor, who clocked 62 on Wednesday, as a leader whose legacy of…
Enforcement of new number plates starts January 2020

Enforcement of new number plates starts January 2020

20 November 2019
The enforcement of the new vehicle number plates will commence from 1st January 2020. The Joint Tax Board made this…
50m Nigerians suffer mental health disorder - Senator

50m Nigerians suffer mental health disorder - Senator

20 November 2019
...As Senate moves to establish Agency for Mental and Substance Abuse Services About 50 million Nigerians suffer some form of…
First male birth control to be launched soon and it will involve injections directly in the penis

First male birth control to be launched soon and it will involve injections directly in the penis

20 November 2019
Medical doctors at the Indian Council of Medical Research have completed a clinical trial for a new male birth control…
Kogi election: Melaye storms INEC office with 21 video clips, demands cancellation

Kogi election: Melaye storms INEC office with 21 video clips, demands cancellation

20 November 2019
Senator Dino Melaye A former chairman, Senate Committee of the Federal Capital Territory, Senator Dino Melaye, on Wednesday protested at…
Ebonyi govt house protocol staff arrested over alleged 17m fraud

Ebonyi govt house protocol staff arrested over alleged 17m fraud

20 November 2019
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFFC) has arrested one Miss Vivian Igwe, a staff of the Protocol Unit of…
Kogi election was free, fair, credible despite violence – Yahaya Bello insists

Kogi election was free, fair, credible despite violence – Yahaya Bello insists

20 November 2019
The Kogi State Governor-Elect, Yahaya Bello, has insisted that the just concluded election in his state was free, fair and…
Atiku celebrates Jonathan on 62nd birthday

Atiku celebrates Jonathan on 62nd birthday

20 November 2019
File photo: Atiku with former President Goodluck Jonathan Former Vice President of Nigeria and Peoples Democratic Party’s presidential candidate, Atiku…
Social media bill scales second reading in Senate

Social media bill scales second reading in Senate

20 November 2019
Senate The Senate on Tuesday passed the bill for an Act to make provisions for the protection from internet falsehood…
Ambode: Lagos Assembly files objection, challenges court’s jurisdiction

Ambode: Lagos Assembly files objection, challenges court’s jurisdiction

20 November 2019
Akinwunmi Ambode Lawmakers probing former Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos over the purchase of 820 buses as part of the…
Broadcast stations to pay N5m fine for hate speech

Broadcast stations to pay N5m fine for hate speech

20 November 2019
The Federal Government is considering raising fines for broadcast code violations from N500,000 to N5 million. The N5 million fine…
ICPC uncovers N18.62bn scam and gross abuse of personnel budget by some Federal Ministries

ICPC uncovers N18.62bn scam and gross abuse of personnel budget by some Federal Ministries

20 November 2019
The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) says it has uncovered gross abuse of personnel budget and…
16,580 foreign graduates refused to defend certificates –NYSC

16,580 foreign graduates refused to defend certificates –NYSC

20 November 2019
Director General, National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim The National Youth Service Corps has said only 3,420 foreign…
FBI-wanted scammer Oluwatosin forfeits house, cars, bags prison term

FBI-wanted scammer Oluwatosin forfeits house, cars, bags prison term

20 November 2019
Emmanuel Oladeji Oluwatosin, right An FBI-wanted scammer, Emmanuel Adedeji Oluwatosin, was convicted on Tuesday by Justice M S. Sifawa of…
Ibadan ‘Obas’ to surrender crowns

Ibadan ‘Obas’ to surrender crowns

20 November 2019
The 21 Obas who emerged through the review of the Olubadan Chieftaincy Declaration may surrender their crowns based on a…
Benue: PDP raises alarm over plot to move governorship appeal to Abuja

Benue: PDP raises alarm over plot to move governorship appeal to Abuja

20 November 2019
Benue State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has alarmed the general public, over alleged plot to relocate the…
Oyo Govt begins workers audit, payroll verification

Oyo Govt begins workers audit, payroll verification

20 November 2019
In fulfilment of his plans to ascertain the number of workers on the government payroll, Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde…
Constituency projects: Buhari attacks National Assembly

Constituency projects: Buhari attacks National Assembly

20 November 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari has said there is little to show for over one trillion Naira budgeted for constituency projects of…
Father of quintuplets seeks help from FCTA, Gov. Ihedioha

Father of quintuplets seeks help from FCTA, Gov. Ihedioha

20 November 2019
A set of Quintuplets just for illustration A middle-age man, whose wife recently delivered quintuplets in an Abuja hospital, has…
Kogi, Bayelsa elections: ‘You can’t go scot-free for shedding blood of innocent Nigerians’ – Pastor Giwa tells politicians

Kogi, Bayelsa elections: ‘You can’t go scot-free for shedding blood of innocent Nigerians’ – Pastor Giwa tells politicians

20 November 2019
Following the conclusion of Bayelsa and Kogi State elections, the Senior Pastor of Awaiting The Second Coming Of Jesus Christ…
Pastor Adeboye donates N10m dialysis machine

Pastor Adeboye donates N10m dialysis machine

19 November 2019
Pastor E. A Adeboye:donates N10m dialysis machine. The University College Hospital, Ibadan has received the donation of a dialysis machine…
Court orders IGP to release details of 80,115 ghost police officers

Court orders IGP to release details of 80,115 ghost police officers

19 November 2019
Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu The Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Adamu,…
Post-Election Violence: Thugs reportedly burn Kogi PDP woman leader to death

Post-Election Violence: Thugs reportedly burn Kogi PDP woman leader to death

19 November 2019
Shortly after the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announced the candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of Kogi governorship…
Sowore: DSS expresses dissatisfaction over threats received

Sowore: DSS expresses dissatisfaction over threats received

19 November 2019
DSS expresses dissatisfaction over threats received for detaining sowore. The Department of State Services (DSS) on Tuesday expressed dissatisfaction over…
N1bn debt: AMCON takes over assets of ex-minister, Ademola Seriki

N1bn debt: AMCON takes over assets of ex-minister, Ademola Seriki

19 November 2019
Following the order of Justice Chuka Austine Obiozor of the Federal High Court, Lagos, the Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria…
I appeal to Nigeria, please open the borders – Ghana’s ex president

I appeal to Nigeria, please open the borders – Ghana’s ex president

19 November 2019
Former Ghanaian President, John Dramani Mahama Mr. John Mahama, Former President of Ghana, on Tuesday, appealed to the Nigeria Government…
Buhari honours Customs officer who rejected N150m bribe

Buhari honours Customs officer who rejected N150m bribe

19 November 2019
President Buhari awards Ass Comptroller General for refusing bribe in his duty. Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has presented Integrity awards…
How Edo dep gov, Shaibu, betrayed me — Oshiomhole

How Edo dep gov, Shaibu, betrayed me — Oshiomhole

19 November 2019
Oshiomhole The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, on Tuesday, lamented the political crisis rocking Edo State…
Melaye’s trial: Court slams N100,000 against prosecution

Melaye’s trial: Court slams N100,000 against prosecution

19 November 2019
Sen. Dino Melaye An FCT High Court, on Tuesday, ordered the prosecution to pay N100, 000 for stalling trial of…
N1tn spent on NASS constituency projects in 10yrs without results – Buhari

N1tn spent on NASS constituency projects in 10yrs without results – Buhari

19 November 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari John Ameh, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the over N1 trillion spent on the constituency…
Fake policemen disrupted polls in Bayelsa, Kogi – IGP

Fake policemen disrupted polls in Bayelsa, Kogi – IGP

19 November 2019
Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, has said that ‘policemen’ alleged to have disrupted…
Go to court, Buhari tells PDP, others, as Bello wins

Go to court, Buhari tells PDP, others, as Bello wins

19 November 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday advised the Peoples Democratic Party and other parties that were not satisfied…
Lyon’s victory: Buhari has a new baby boy - Oshiomhole

Lyon’s victory: Buhari has a new baby boy - Oshiomhole

19 November 2019
Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has described David Lyon, governor-elect of Bayelsa state, as President…
INEC cancels 149,576 votes as Bello wins re-election in Kogi

INEC cancels 149,576 votes as Bello wins re-election in Kogi

19 November 2019
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that 149,576 votes were cancelled in Kogi State due to violence, ballot…
Senator who sponsored ‘hate speech’ bill has been receiving threats messages

Senator who sponsored ‘hate speech’ bill has been receiving threats messages

19 November 2019
Senator Aliyu Abdullahi, the lawmaker representing Niger North Senatorial District and the Deputy Chief Whip has disclosed that he's been…
Saraki, others punished by Nigerians - Oshiomhole

Saraki, others punished by Nigerians - Oshiomhole

19 November 2019
The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman Adams Oshiomhole on Monday said Nigerians punished the 16 senators who defected from…