UK's Johnson buffeted in Luxembourg, says Brexit deal emerging

UK's Johnson buffeted in Luxembourg, says Brexit deal emerging

16 September 2019
Britain’s Boris Johnson said on Monday that a Brexit deal was beginning to emerge, but the EU said he offered…
Alleged N6.9bn fraud: Trial of Fayose to resume Oct. 21

Alleged N6.9bn fraud: Trial of Fayose to resume Oct. 21

16 September 2019
Ex-Governor of Ekiti state, Ayo Fayose will face trial for alleged N6.9bn fraud by Oct. 21. The trial of former…
Biafra: 'I don’t know what IPOB is looking for till date' - Rochas Okorocha

Biafra: 'I don’t know what IPOB is looking for till date' - Rochas Okorocha

16 September 2019
Senator Rochas Okorocha, the former governor of Imo State has said he does not know what the IPOB is advocating…
Seun Onigbinde quits as Budget technical adviser

Seun Onigbinde quits as Budget technical adviser

16 September 2019
Seun Onigbinde : quits as Technical adviser to Budget Minister BudgIT founder, Oluseun Onigbinde, whose appointment as technical adviser to…
Catholic bishops to Buhari: Your govt losing legitimacy

Catholic bishops to Buhari: Your govt losing legitimacy

16 September 2019
The President, Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria (CBCN), Most Rev. Augustine Akubeze, yesterday, asked President Muhammadu Buhari to find a…
South African official accuses Nigeria of overreacting to xenophobic attacks

South African official accuses Nigeria of overreacting to xenophobic attacks

16 September 2019
Clayson Monyela, spokesman of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) in South Africa, says Nigeria overreacted to the…
New power investors jostling to replace GenCos, DisCos as contract ends December 31

New power investors jostling to replace GenCos, DisCos as contract ends December 31

16 September 2019
Most Nigerians would rather sympathise with and not celebrate the new Minister of Power, Sale Mamman, over his appointment by…
7 officials axed for embezzling $567,000, ordered to refund in 3 days

7 officials axed for embezzling $567,000, ordered to refund in 3 days

16 September 2019
President Magufuli: Tanzanian president tough on corruption Tanzanian Prime Minister, Kassim Majaliwa, on Sunday suspended seven public officials in Morogoro…
Only people with degree in stupidity will leave PDP for APC – Dino Melaye

Only people with degree in stupidity will leave PDP for APC – Dino Melaye

16 September 2019
Dino Melaye Controversial Senator, Dino Melaye has said that it is only compound fools and people with degree in stupidity…
Ogun: Don’t appeal tribunal judgement - Kaka tells Akinlade

Ogun: Don’t appeal tribunal judgement - Kaka tells Akinlade

15 September 2019
Kunle Olayeni, Abeokuta A former deputy governor of Ogun State, Senator Adegbenga Kaka, on Sunday, asked the Allied People’s Movement…
Aisha Alhassan, Buhari’s ex-minister, returns to PDP

Aisha Alhassan, Buhari’s ex-minister, returns to PDP

15 September 2019
Aisha Alhassan, former minister of women affairs, says she has completed arrangements to return to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).…
Muhammad-Bande set to assume UN General Assembly Presidency

Muhammad-Bande set to assume UN General Assembly Presidency

15 September 2019
Professor Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, is set to take office as the President of the…
Osun State government to sack 422 workers over certificate fraud

Osun State government to sack 422 workers over certificate fraud

15 September 2019
The Osun State Government has directed its ministries, departments and agencies to immediately implement the report of the panel that…
95% of properties in Edo have no C-of-Os – Official

95% of properties in Edo have no C-of-Os – Official

15 September 2019
Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo State The Edo Government has said that only 30,000 Certificate of Occupancy (CofOs), were issued…
Congo’s Former Health Minister Detained Amid Ebola Funds Probe

Congo’s Former Health Minister Detained Amid Ebola Funds Probe

15 September 2019
Oly Ilunga, a former Democratic Republic of Congo health minister, was taken into custody and questioned on Saturday under suspicion…
Wife of Tunisia's late president Essebsi dies on election day

Wife of Tunisia's late president Essebsi dies on election day

15 September 2019
The wife of Tunisia's late president Beji Caid Essebsi died on Sunday, as Tunisians were voting to elect his successor…
$9.6bn judgment: Negotiation with P&ID is our best option – Malami

$9.6bn judgment: Negotiation with P&ID is our best option – Malami

15 September 2019
Mr Abubakar Malami. The Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN), on Sunday explained why the Federal Government at a…
Dolapo Osinbajo advice youths about internet

Dolapo Osinbajo advice youths about internet

15 September 2019
Mrs Dolapo Osinbajo Wife of the Vice President, Mrs Dolapo Osinbajo, has appealed to Nigerian youths to desist from copying…
Police bank drags officer to court for stealing N 10.4m

Police bank drags officer to court for stealing N 10.4m

15 September 2019
Lagos State Commissioner of Police Zubairu Muazu The management of the Nigeria Police Force Microfinance Bank in Lagos has dragged…
How Sokoto agency’s DG diverted N10m workers’ salaries

How Sokoto agency’s DG diverted N10m workers’ salaries

15 September 2019
The suspect The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Sokoto Zonal Office has arrested Abdullahi Sa’idu, Director General of Sokoto…
Boko Haram acquires sophisticated weapons with ease - Buhari

Boko Haram acquires sophisticated weapons with ease - Buhari

15 September 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari has told West African leaders that the ease with which terrorist groups, including Boko Haram access funds…
The boy is good: Nigeria’s Tammy Abraham grabs hat-trick for Chelsea

The boy is good: Nigeria’s Tammy Abraham grabs hat-trick for Chelsea

14 September 2019
Tammy Abraham Nigeria’s Tammy Abraham is painting the English Premier League with goals as he grabbed a hat-trick for Chelsea…
Abiodun trounces Amosun’s protege Akinlade at tribunal

Abiodun trounces Amosun’s protege Akinlade at tribunal

14 September 2019
Gov. Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State: trounces Amosun’s protege Akinlade at tribunal Ogun Governor Dapo Abiodun of the All Progressives…
Saudi’s world largest crude oil facility on fire, hit by drones

Saudi’s world largest crude oil facility on fire, hit by drones

14 September 2019
One of the oil facilities of Saudi Arabia on fire after being hit by drones Fires broke out at two…
Bank accounts of Lawan, Gbajabiamila, others under investigation

Bank accounts of Lawan, Gbajabiamila, others under investigation

14 September 2019
NFIU commences investigation of bank accounts belonging to Senate President Ahmed Lawan and the Deputy Speaker, Ovie Omo-Agege. The Nigerian…
'Hit them, shoot them, but don't kill them' - Philippines President urges citizens to attack corrupt officials

'Hit them, shoot them, but don't kill them' - Philippines President urges citizens to attack corrupt officials

14 September 2019
Rodrigo Duterte, president of the Philippines has invited citizens to 'shoot but not kill' any corrupt public official they encounter.…
Osinbajo, behind my travails – Ex-AGF, Adoke

Osinbajo, behind my travails – Ex-AGF, Adoke

14 September 2019
Former Attorney General of the Federation, Mohammed Adoke Bello says Osinbanjo is after him. The former attorney general and minister…
Final burial for Mugabe will be October: President Mnangagwa

Final burial for Mugabe will be October: President Mnangagwa

14 September 2019
Soldiers carry Robert Mugabe’s coffin into the Rufaro Stadium for lying-in-state The final burial for Zimbabwe’s former president, Robert Mugabe,…
Kashamu kicks as associates dump PDP for APC

Kashamu kicks as associates dump PDP for APC

14 September 2019
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in Ogun State, in the last election Senator Buruji Kashamu, on Friday dissociated…
Why FG approved N100bn for ranching – Gov. Lalong

Why FG approved N100bn for ranching – Gov. Lalong

14 September 2019
Plateau State Governor and Chairman of Northern Governors Forum (NGF), Simon Bako Lalong has given a fresh insight into the…
Renowned mathematician and father of Okonjo-Iweala, dies at 91

Renowned mathematician and father of Okonjo-Iweala, dies at 91

13 September 2019
Chukuka Okonjo, father of Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, former minister of finance, has died at the age of 91. In a statement…
Dino Melaye to PDP: I don’t need your appointment

Dino Melaye to PDP: I don’t need your appointment

13 September 2019
Dino Melaye Controversial senator, Dino Melaye has turned down an appointment by the Kogi State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to…
How EFCC desperately cooked up evidence against me over Malabu - Adoke

How EFCC desperately cooked up evidence against me over Malabu - Adoke

13 September 2019
Mohammed Bello Adoke, the former attorney-general of the federation, says the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) manufactured evidence to…
2 applicants arraigned for stealing 115 laptop computers

2 applicants arraigned for stealing 115 laptop computers

13 September 2019
Laptops The police on Friday arraigned two applicants, Oluwaseyi Olawale,30 and Abdullahi Yusuf, 36, in an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court,…
Sacked Nigerian lawmakers flout Supreme Court order, risk jail terms

Sacked Nigerian lawmakers flout Supreme Court order, risk jail terms

13 September 2019
Three former federal lawmakers risk being imprisoned following their refusal to honour Supreme Court judgements ordering them to return some…
Senator Dino Melaye unable to 'stand' at the resumed hearing of his criminal trial in Abuja

Senator Dino Melaye unable to 'stand' at the resumed hearing of his criminal trial in Abuja

13 September 2019
Dino Melaye, the senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District on Thursday, September 12th informed the FCT High Court in Apo,…
Millions of donated Malaria drugs diverted in Nigeria — FG

Millions of donated Malaria drugs diverted in Nigeria — FG

13 September 2019
The Federal Government says it will engage law enforcement agencies against parties whose actions or inactions lead to diversion of…
Deploy women soldiers to fight insecurity –Aisha Buhari

Deploy women soldiers to fight insecurity –Aisha Buhari

13 September 2019
The wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, on Thursday called on the leadership of the military to deploy more…
FG orders NCC to block over Nine million unregistered SIM cards in Nigeria

FG orders NCC to block over Nine million unregistered SIM cards in Nigeria

13 September 2019
In line with the directives of the Honourable Minister of Communications Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami on assumption of office…
Some governorship candidates in Kogi, Bayelsa are underaged - INEC

Some governorship candidates in Kogi, Bayelsa are underaged - INEC

13 September 2019
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says some of those that emerged as candidates for the Bayelsa and Kogi governorship…
Ogun guber: Tribunal delivers judgment tomorrow

Ogun guber: Tribunal delivers judgment tomorrow

13 September 2019
Ogun State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal will, tomorrow, deliver judgement on the legal battle between candidates of the All Progressives…
‘APC will take 10m Nigerians out of poverty in 10 years’ — Osinbajo contradicts Buhari

‘APC will take 10m Nigerians out of poverty in 10 years’ — Osinbajo contradicts Buhari

13 September 2019
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says the All Progressives Congress (APC) will lift 10 million Nigerians out of poverty in the next…
Northern govs meet over almajari, Insecurity, Ruga

Northern govs meet over almajari, Insecurity, Ruga

13 September 2019
The Northern States Governors Forum (NSGF) held an emergency meeting in Kaduna, yesterday, to work towards resolving issues of insecurity,…
We will defeat Atiku, PDP at Supreme Court – Oshiomhole

We will defeat Atiku, PDP at Supreme Court – Oshiomhole

13 September 2019
Oshiomhole and Atiku National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole says the party is ready for the…
88 snakes found in man’s suitcase

88 snakes found in man’s suitcase

12 September 2019
Snake An Austrian man who smuggled 88 living reptiles, including 43 poisonous snakes from the Philippines was stopped by customs…
Incredible! Female banker sleeps with 200 job seekers

Incredible! Female banker sleeps with 200 job seekers

12 September 2019
Mutale Winfridah. Photo: Daily Guide A female employee has been suspended for allegedly sleeping with over 200 different men both…
Apostle Suleman offers free tickets to evacuate Nigerians from South Africa

Apostle Suleman offers free tickets to evacuate Nigerians from South Africa

12 September 2019
Apostle Johnson Suleman, founder, Omega Fire Ministries Worldwide. President, Omega Fire Ministries Worldwide, Apostle Johnson Suleman has offered free tickets…
Xenophobia: Abike Dabiri reveals FG's plans for Nigerians returning from South Africa

Xenophobia: Abike Dabiri reveals FG's plans for Nigerians returning from South Africa

12 September 2019
Abike Dabiri, The Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission has given an assurance that the government would support Nigerians…
I’ll rather congratulate Buhari openly than visit him at night —Wike

I’ll rather congratulate Buhari openly than visit him at night —Wike

12 September 2019
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said that he congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari after the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal confirmed…
Buhari: We Won’t Inflict More Hardship on Nigerian

Buhari: We Won’t Inflict More Hardship on Nigerian

12 September 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja said his administration would not inflict more hardships on Nigerians, but would rather strive…
U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson denies lying to the queen over Brexit

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson denies lying to the queen over Brexit

12 September 2019
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday denied lying to Queen Elizabeth II as he continues to face pressure over…
Obinwanne Okeke to forfeit $11 million and diamond ring as Grand Jury indicts him, faces 30 years in prison

Obinwanne Okeke to forfeit $11 million and diamond ring as Grand Jury indicts him, faces 30 years in prison

12 September 2019
Obinwanne Okeke, the Abuja-based Nigerian businessman who was arrested on August 6 in the U.S. and slammed with two counts…
FIRS makes N97.7b from tax defaulters

FIRS makes N97.7b from tax defaulters

12 September 2019
FILE PHOTO: Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr Babatunde Fowler The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), has…
Buhari’s victory: ‘Justice served, democracy saved’ - Tinubu

Buhari’s victory: ‘Justice served, democracy saved’ - Tinubu

12 September 2019
File: President Muhammadu Buhari and Asiwaju Bola Tinubu at the swearing in of ministers recently The All Progressives Congress (APC)…
EFCC, FBI arrest a graduate Nigerian for $4m Internet fraud

EFCC, FBI arrest a graduate Nigerian for $4m Internet fraud

12 September 2019
John Ani Chukwuebuka: arrested for $4million internet fraud The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal office, in collaboration…
Wike abandons Atiku, congratulates Buhari

Wike abandons Atiku, congratulates Buhari

12 September 2019
Governor Wike Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers on Wednesday became the first governor of a PDP state to congratulate President…
FEC raises VAT to 7.2%, approves N10.07trn for 2020 budget

FEC raises VAT to 7.2%, approves N10.07trn for 2020 budget

12 September 2019
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved an increase in the Value Added Tax (VAT), from the current five per…
Xenophobia: How South African Immigration delayed returnees

Xenophobia: How South African Immigration delayed returnees

12 September 2019
After initial hiccups and 15 hours delay, the aircraft conveying the first batch of Nigerians totalling 189 from South Africa…
Verdict, A Subversion of Justice - PDP

Verdict, A Subversion of Justice - PDP

11 September 2019
.....Heads To Supreme Court Press Statement The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) completely rejects the judgment of the Presidential Election Petition…
Pope Francis demands Britain hand back Chagos Islands

Pope Francis demands Britain hand back Chagos Islands

11 September 2019
Pope Francis has accused Britain of placing greed over humanity by refusing to hand over a disputed island archipelago in…
Xenophobia: 178 Nigerians head home from S/Africa

Xenophobia: 178 Nigerians head home from S/Africa

11 September 2019
Air Peace The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has confirmed that 178 Nigerians are now on their way to Nigeria from…
Atiku, PDP to challenge tribunal judgement – Counsel

Atiku, PDP to challenge tribunal judgement – Counsel

11 September 2019
One of the lawyers to Atiku Abubakar has said that the opposition presidential candidate will appeal Wednesday’s ruling of the…
Election tribunal ruling victory for Nigerians – Buhari

Election tribunal ruling victory for Nigerians – Buhari

11 September 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari says the ruling of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on the February 23, 2019 poll, is a…
Tribunal dismisses Atiku’s petition against Buhari’s victory

Tribunal dismisses Atiku’s petition against Buhari’s victory

11 September 2019
The presidential election petition tribunal has dismissed the petition challenging the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari in the last election.…
Fire guts NNPC depot in Ibadan

Fire guts NNPC depot in Ibadan

11 September 2019
The Apata Ibadan depot of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation on Wednesday was gutted by fire. The incident, according to…
Navy uncovers illegal diesel depot

Navy uncovers illegal diesel depot

11 September 2019
The Nigerian Navy in Ikot Abasi, says it has uncovered illegal Automotive Gas Oil (AGO) depot at Liverpool Street in…
Removing security votes will cause chaos - Fayemi

Removing security votes will cause chaos - Fayemi

11 September 2019
Kayode Fayemi, chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, says doing away with security votes will breed chaos in the country.…
Scottish judges deliver hammer blow to Boris Johnson by ruling Parliament was suspended ILLEGALLY - sparking demands for MPs to be RECALLED as the titanic battle heads for the Supreme Court

Scottish judges deliver hammer blow to Boris Johnson by ruling Parliament was suspended ILLEGALLY - sparking demands for MPs to be RECALLED as the titanic battle heads for the Supreme Court

11 September 2019
Scottish judges delivered a hammer blow to Boris Johnson today by sensationally ruling Parliament was suspended illegally. An Edinburgh court…
Cameroon to hold 'national dialogue' on separatist crisis

Cameroon to hold 'national dialogue' on separatist crisis

11 September 2019
Cameroon's President Paul Biya has said in a rare public address that he is organising a "national dialogue" for the…
APC may collapse after Buhari’s tenure - Okorocha

APC may collapse after Buhari’s tenure - Okorocha

11 September 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari: Okorocha says he is the APC pillar Senator Rochas Okorocha believes that the All Progressives Congress may…
Kogi State Guber poll: Dino Melaye’s fate sealed, as PDP submits Wada’s name to INEC

Kogi State Guber poll: Dino Melaye’s fate sealed, as PDP submits Wada’s name to INEC

11 September 2019
Melaye beaten to the fourth position The dream of Senator Dino Melaye becoming the governor of Kogi State has been…
Ihedioha confused, I left N48.5b for him - Okorocha

Ihedioha confused, I left N48.5b for him - Okorocha

11 September 2019
Okorocha and Ihedioha Senator Rochas Okorocha who governed Imo for eight years has advised his successor Emeka Ihedioha to try…
IMN alleges 15 Shi’ites killed, police say 64 arrested

IMN alleges 15 Shi’ites killed, police say 64 arrested

11 September 2019
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria on Tuesday said 15 of its members were killed across the country by the police…
Federal Govt proposes N9.789tr budget for 2020

Federal Govt proposes N9.789tr budget for 2020

11 September 2019
The Federal Government has proposed a budget estimate of N9.789 trillion for next year. Finance Minister Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, who…
Millions of Nigerians suffering due to corruption - Buhari

Millions of Nigerians suffering due to corruption - Buhari

11 September 2019
President-Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday expressed deep concern about the effect of corruption on the nation’s well-being. He…
Hoodlums attack Fayemi’s wife’s convoy as FUOYE students protest outage

Hoodlums attack Fayemi’s wife’s convoy as FUOYE students protest outage

11 September 2019
Wife of Ekiti State governor, Erelu Bisi Fayemi, yesterday escaped being attacked during a protest by students of the Federal…
Bumper harvest: EFCC, FBI  recover $169,850; N92m

Bumper harvest: EFCC, FBI recover $169,850; N92m

10 September 2019
Ibrahim Magu, Acting EFCC Chairman The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has disclosed…
FG to deduct N614bn bailout loans from states’ September allocations

FG to deduct N614bn bailout loans from states’ September allocations

10 September 2019
The federal government will in the next two weeks begin the deduction of the N614 billion Budget Support Facility it…
Abducted Ondo University Professor, Gideon Okedayo found dead

Abducted Ondo University Professor, Gideon Okedayo found dead

10 September 2019
Professor Gideon Okedayo, a senior lecturer at the Ondo State University of Science and Technology (OSUSTECH), abducted by gunmen about…
Xenophobia: First batch of 320 Nigerians to return on Wednesday – Envoy

Xenophobia: First batch of 320 Nigerians to return on Wednesday – Envoy

10 September 2019
The Consul General of Nigeria in Johannesburg, Godwin Adama, has said that the first batch of the Nigerian returnees from…
Xenophobia: First batch of 320 Nigerians to return on Wednesday – Envoy

Xenophobia: First batch of 320 Nigerians to return on Wednesday – Envoy

10 September 2019
Mr. Godwin Adama, Consul-general of Nigeria in Johannesburg The Consul General of Nigeria in Johannesburg, Godwin Adama, has said that…
Mother of Jigawa ex-lawmaker regains freedom

Mother of Jigawa ex-lawmaker regains freedom

10 September 2019
Hajia Ladi, the mother of Yahaya Muhammad, a former Jigawa lawmaker, has regained freedom after six days of abduction. Ladi…
Court orders final forfeiture of Diezani’s $40m jewellery

Court orders final forfeiture of Diezani’s $40m jewellery

10 September 2019
A federal high court in Lagos has ordered the permanent forfeiture of $40 million worth of jewellery seized from the…
Robert Mugabe’s burial postponed indefinitely

Robert Mugabe’s burial postponed indefinitely

10 September 2019
The burial of Robert Mugabe, the late former president of Zimbabwe has been postponed indefinitely. The burial was earlier scheduled…
Tribunal fixes Wednesday for judgement on Atiku’s petition against Buhari

Tribunal fixes Wednesday for judgement on Atiku’s petition against Buhari

10 September 2019
The presidential election petition tribunal will deliver judgement on Atiku Abubakar’s petition, challenging the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari, on…
Report: Three feared dead as police, Shiites clash in Kaduna

Report: Three feared dead as police, Shiites clash in Kaduna

10 September 2019
*Group marches in Abuja The Islamic Movement of Nigeria ( IMN) on Tuesday made good their threat as they marched…
Sarah Palin's husband Todd Palin files for divorce after 31-years of marriage

Sarah Palin's husband Todd Palin files for divorce after 31-years of marriage

10 September 2019
Todd Palin, the husband of former governor of Alaska in the US and 2008 Republican vice presidential candidate, Sarah Palin,…
Don’t move your cattle along South-East, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youths warn Miyetti Allah

Don’t move your cattle along South-East, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youths warn Miyetti Allah

10 September 2019
Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council worldwide has vowed to make sure that every erring pastoralists caught up moving with cows from…
Xenophobia: How to end attacks on Nigerians - ASUU

Xenophobia: How to end attacks on Nigerians - ASUU

10 September 2019
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has proffered solution to the ongoing xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa.…
Kogi West: Melaye approaches Appeal Court, lists 23 grounds of Appeal

Kogi West: Melaye approaches Appeal Court, lists 23 grounds of Appeal

10 September 2019
The Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye, has asked the Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal to…
I’m ashamed of not paying pensioners - Ortom

I’m ashamed of not paying pensioners - Ortom

10 September 2019
Pensioners in Benue State have turned down Governor Samuel Ortom’s advice to vacate the entrance to the Government House in…
Oyo South: Ajimobi, Balogun know fate today

Oyo South: Ajimobi, Balogun know fate today

10 September 2019
Immediate past governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, of All Progressives Congress (APC) will know his fate today whether he…
There’re plans to set Nigeria on fire - DSS

There’re plans to set Nigeria on fire - DSS

10 September 2019
Again, the Department of State Services (DSS) has alerted of plots by subversive groups and individuals to destabilise the country,…
Shoprite, MTN, Multichoice resume business

Shoprite, MTN, Multichoice resume business

10 September 2019
Business activities have resumed at various firms owned by South African nationals in Lagos. Our correspondents who went to Lekki,…
Tribunal upholds Ekweremadu’s victory

Tribunal upholds Ekweremadu’s victory

10 September 2019
The National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Enugu has dismissed the petition of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and…
I didn’t demand N10m compensation from Pastor Fatoyinbo — Busola Dakolo

I didn’t demand N10m compensation from Pastor Fatoyinbo — Busola Dakolo

10 September 2019
Busola Dakolo has made a clarification on the N10m compensation quoted by the media as part of her demand in…
Abia North: I’ll not lose sleep over tribunal judgement - Kalu

Abia North: I’ll not lose sleep over tribunal judgement - Kalu

10 September 2019
…as APC rejects verdict, heads for Appeal Court Following a call for supplementary election in some polling units across Abia…
New blows to Boris Johnson's teetering authority as he prepares to suspend Parliament

New blows to Boris Johnson's teetering authority as he prepares to suspend Parliament

09 September 2019
Prime Minister Boris Johnson insisted today that a new Brexit deal can be reached to ensure Britain leaves the European…
Vladimir Putin suffers Moscow elections setback as opponents win big

Vladimir Putin suffers Moscow elections setback as opponents win big

09 September 2019
The party of Russian President Vladimir Putin has suffered big losses in Moscow elections as candidates endorsed by his arch-rival…
Egypt calls for removing Sudan from US Terror List

Egypt calls for removing Sudan from US Terror List

09 September 2019
Egypt called on Monday for removing Sudan off the US list of countries sponsoring terrorism.Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry had arrived…
John Bercow quits as Commons speaker as no-deal Brexit block becomes law

John Bercow quits as Commons speaker as no-deal Brexit block becomes law

09 September 2019
John Bercow has announced he will stand down as Commons Speaker at the end of next month unless an election…
Buhari receives report from Special Envoy, orders immediate evacuation of Nigerians

Buhari receives report from Special Envoy, orders immediate evacuation of Nigerians

09 September 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday received report from Amb. Ahmed Rufai Abubakar, the Special Envoy he sent to South Africa…
No evidence Wike demolished mosque – Fayemi

No evidence Wike demolished mosque – Fayemi

09 September 2019
The chairman of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum, Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, yesterday said he could not see any evidence…
Tribunal nullifies Orji Kalu’s election as Abia North Senator

Tribunal nullifies Orji Kalu’s election as Abia North Senator

09 September 2019
The National and State Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Abia state has nullified the election of Orji Uzor Kalu…
Oshiomhole renews feud with Obaseki, insists Okiye not Edo Speaker

Oshiomhole renews feud with Obaseki, insists Okiye not Edo Speaker

09 September 2019
The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, has opened up for the first time on…
Tribunal yet to announce judgement date in Atiku’s petition against Buhari

Tribunal yet to announce judgement date in Atiku’s petition against Buhari

09 September 2019
The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal, hearing the petition of candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last presidential…
Robert Mugabe: My complicated relationship with Zimbabwe's former leader

Robert Mugabe: My complicated relationship with Zimbabwe's former leader

08 September 2019
Robert Mugabe in 1981, shortly after he was named prime minister of Zimbabwe Until he was ousted two years ago,…
Obaseki sacked the only commissioner I nominated in his cabinet- Oshiomhole

Obaseki sacked the only commissioner I nominated in his cabinet- Oshiomhole

08 September 2019
The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, says the Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, sacked the…
Armed South African protesters hit the streets, ask foreigners to leave

Armed South African protesters hit the streets, ask foreigners to leave

08 September 2019
A fresh round of violence is currently building up in the streets of Johannesburg, South Africa, as armed protesters are…
Nationwide procession: Shi’ites, police may clash on Tuesday

Nationwide procession: Shi’ites, police may clash on Tuesday

08 September 2019
We’re Nigerians and ready to die in Nigeria –Shi’ites March and see what police will do – FPRO The Nigeria…
No bomb explosion in South African High Commission -FG

No bomb explosion in South African High Commission -FG

08 September 2019
THE Federal Government has said there was no bomb explosion in the High Commission of South Africa. It said the…
EFCC operative allegedly commits suicide in Edo

EFCC operative allegedly commits suicide in Edo

08 September 2019
An operative of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in Benin, the Edo State capital, Williams Oyibogare, has died after…
5.61bn litres of PMS imported into Nigeria in Q2 2019 –NBS

5.61bn litres of PMS imported into Nigeria in Q2 2019 –NBS

08 September 2019
Says price of 1kg of tomatoes decreased by 39.74% in July The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said that…
Don’t attempt coming abroad if you owe workers – Nnamdi Kanu warns South East governors

Don’t attempt coming abroad if you owe workers – Nnamdi Kanu warns South East governors

07 September 2019
Nnamdi Kanu who is the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has warned South East governors who…
FG to upgrade 22 teaching hospitals

FG to upgrade 22 teaching hospitals

07 September 2019
Minister of Health Osagie Ehanire The Federal Government will upgrade the 22 teaching hospitals in the country and construct a…
Tribunal sacks Delta senator, orders fresh election

Tribunal sacks Delta senator, orders fresh election

07 September 2019
The Delta state national assembly election petitions tribunal sitting in Asaba has nullified the election of James Manager, lawmaker representing…
Xenophobia: South Africans loot more shops, 300 Nigerians register for evacuation

Xenophobia: South Africans loot more shops, 300 Nigerians register for evacuation

07 September 2019
South African police said on Friday that they were on high alert monitoring the violence that erupted earlier in the…
After 100 Days, President No Longer Baba Go Slow - Oshiomhole

After 100 Days, President No Longer Baba Go Slow - Oshiomhole

07 September 2019
Emphasis now on cost-cutting to free resources for investment in infrastructure The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC),…
Buhari may submit 2020 Budget this month – Gbajabiamila

Buhari may submit 2020 Budget this month – Gbajabiamila

07 September 2019
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari may present the 2020 budget to…
Kidnappers free Governor Okowa’s sister-in-law after over N150million was allegedly paid as ransom

Kidnappers free Governor Okowa’s sister-in-law after over N150million was allegedly paid as ransom

07 September 2019
The younger sister to the wife of Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, abducted last week, has reportedly been released. Elizabeth,…
Oyo State: How former Governor, wife others shared contract money – Seyi Makinde

Oyo State: How former Governor, wife others shared contract money – Seyi Makinde

06 September 2019
Makinde and Ajimobi Oyo State State Governor, Seyi Makinde has exposed how former Oyo State Governor shared money meant for…
Abiodun converts Amosun’s model school to tech hub

Abiodun converts Amosun’s model school to tech hub

06 September 2019
Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, on Thursday, formally converted one of the model schools built by the immediate past…
How we met Imo, what it has become in 100 days – Ihedioha govt

How we met Imo, what it has become in 100 days – Ihedioha govt

06 September 2019
The Emeka Ihedioha government has stated that it was taking a bold step in repositioning Imo State in order to…
Zimbabwe: Hours after Mugabe's death, ex-National Army Chief, Major General Mugoba dies

Zimbabwe: Hours after Mugabe's death, ex-National Army Chief, Major General Mugoba dies

06 September 2019
Former Zimbabwe National Army Chief of Staff Major General Trust Mugoba has died just a few hours after the demise…
FBI list: EFCC arrests Adedeji, another ‘Yahoo boy’ who allegedly siphoned N1.4bn

FBI list: EFCC arrests Adedeji, another ‘Yahoo boy’ who allegedly siphoned N1.4bn

06 September 2019
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested one Emmanuel Adedeji Oluwatosin, 31, one of the Nigerian fraudsters wanted…
UN receives 38 sexual abuse allegations against personnel

UN receives 38 sexual abuse allegations against personnel

06 September 2019
UN Secretary-General, António Guterres. The United Nations on Friday said it received 38 allegations of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (SEA)…
Robert Mugabe, former president of Zimbabwe dies at 95

Robert Mugabe, former president of Zimbabwe dies at 95

06 September 2019
Robert Mugabe, former president of Zimbabwe, has died. He died in Singapore aged 95 after battling ill health. Emmerson Mnangagwa,…
Yeni Kuti condemns xenophobic attacks, urges African leaders to fight disunity

Yeni Kuti condemns xenophobic attacks, urges African leaders to fight disunity

06 September 2019
Yeni Kuti. Yeni Kuti, the eldest daughter of the late Afrobeat legend Fela Anikulapo Kuti, has condemned the xenophobic attacks…
Xenophobia: Another African country boycotts football friendly with South Africa

Xenophobia: Another African country boycotts football friendly with South Africa

06 September 2019
Madagascar has joined Zambia in calling off a football match against South Africa in the wake of xenophobic attacks in…
Boko Haram attacks convoy of Borno governor

Boko Haram attacks convoy of Borno governor

06 September 2019
Boko Haram fighters opened fire on the convoy of Babagana Zulum, governor of Borno state, on Thursday night. Security sources…
EFCC Nabs Suspect on FBI list, five others in Sokoto

EFCC Nabs Suspect on FBI list, five others in Sokoto

06 September 2019
The Economic and Financial Crime Comission, EFCC, Sokoto Zonal Office in collaboration with the FBI, recorded a major breakthrough with…
60 year-old ‘Professor’ charged with fraud

60 year-old ‘Professor’ charged with fraud

05 September 2019
Professor Jide-Oni: charged with fraud A sixty-year-old man, Charles Jide-Oni, who claimed to be a professor and lecturer at the…
Oshiomhole to Kogi gov aspirants: no refund of money

Oshiomhole to Kogi gov aspirants: no refund of money

05 September 2019
National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Adams Oshiomhole on Thursday dashed the hope of a possible refund…
EFCC: Okorocha, wife to forfeit shopping plaza, 96 flats, estate, hospital, schools to govt

EFCC: Okorocha, wife to forfeit shopping plaza, 96 flats, estate, hospital, schools to govt

05 September 2019
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), yesterday in Enugu, said that the former governor of Imo State, Senator Rochas…
Kogi guber: Independent Democrats adopts Bello

Kogi guber: Independent Democrats adopts Bello

05 September 2019
The Independent Democrats (ID), a political party, has adopted the governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, as its gubernatorial candidate…
Free flights now availabe to Nigerians willing to return from South Africa

Free flights now availabe to Nigerians willing to return from South Africa

05 September 2019
Air Peace has offered free flights to Nigerians willing to return from South Africa over the xenophobic attacks in the…
Banditry: Youths burn APC offices, Katsina SSG’s house

Banditry: Youths burn APC offices, Katsina SSG’s house

05 September 2019
Protesting what they described as incessant banditry attacks on their community, aggrieved youths from Dan-Musa on Tuesday evening set ablaze…
Corruption: NNPC threatens to sack 1,050 depot staff

Corruption: NNPC threatens to sack 1,050 depot staff

05 September 2019
…says days of profiteering, under-hand dealings over The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has threatened staff from its 21 depots…
David Lyon clinches APC guber ticket in Bayelsa

David Lyon clinches APC guber ticket in Bayelsa

05 September 2019
David Lyon has emerged winner of the All Progressives Congress (APC) primary election in Bayelsa state. He scored 42,138 votes…
Xenophobia: Zambian Students attack South Africa Embassy, burn down its signpost

Xenophobia: Zambian Students attack South Africa Embassy, burn down its signpost

05 September 2019
Some Zambian students moved on from pillaging businesses owned by South Africans in the country to attacking the South African…
Kogi guber: Musa Wada floors Melaye picks PDP ticket

Kogi guber: Musa Wada floors Melaye picks PDP ticket

05 September 2019
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has declared Engineer Musa Wada as it candidate for the November 16 gubernatorial election in…
Nigerian govt has no grounds to hold my husband - Sowore’s wife

Nigerian govt has no grounds to hold my husband - Sowore’s wife

05 September 2019
Opeyemi, wife of Omoyele Sowore, politician and activist, has demanded an immediate release of her husband. The Department of State…
Cybercrime, a Threat to Nigeria's Future- Magu

Cybercrime, a Threat to Nigeria's Future- Magu

05 September 2019
The phenomenon of Yahoo-Yahoo which is a variant of cyber crime represent a dent on the image of Nigeria and…
Accounting Undergraduate Bags Jail Term for Internet Fraud

Accounting Undergraduate Bags Jail Term for Internet Fraud

04 September 2019
Justice N.E. Maha of the Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja on Wednesday, September 4, 2019, convicted one Ojo Ayomide…
Okorocha, wife, others to forfeit asset to Nigerian government – EFC

Okorocha, wife, others to forfeit asset to Nigerian government – EFC

04 September 2019
Rochas Okorocha The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has obtained orders for the interim forfeiture of assets…
FLASHBACK: In 2012, Jonathan deported South Africans after Nigerians were sent back home

FLASHBACK: In 2012, Jonathan deported South Africans after Nigerians were sent back home

04 September 2019
Cases of discrimination and violence against Nigerians living or visiting South Africa are not strange. After reports of attacks on…
Lagos set to re-introduce monthly Environmental Sanitation

Lagos set to re-introduce monthly Environmental Sanitation

04 September 2019
Tunji Bello Lagos State Government is set to re-introduced the monthly Environmental Sanitation as an enabling law to back up…
Nigeria pulls out of World Economic Forum in S’Africa, ‘to recall’ high commissioner

Nigeria pulls out of World Economic Forum in S’Africa, ‘to recall’ high commissioner

04 September 2019
Nigeria has pulled out of the ongoing World Economic Forum in Cape Town, South Africa, over fresh xenophobic attacks. The…
Xenophobia: ‘MTN, DSTV, Shoprite should be closed’ – Orji Kalu calls for stiffer measures against South Africa

Xenophobia: ‘MTN, DSTV, Shoprite should be closed’ – Orji Kalu calls for stiffer measures against South Africa

04 September 2019
Orji Kalu, Chief Whip of the Senate, has condemned the attacks on Nigerians in South Africa, describing it as ill…
Gunmen disrupt Kogi State PDP governorship primary

Gunmen disrupt Kogi State PDP governorship primary

04 September 2019
The Kogi State PDP governorship primary election ended abruptly in the early hours of today when gunmen invaded the venue…
Bayelsa governorship poll: Senator Diri emerges PDP flagbeare

Bayelsa governorship poll: Senator Diri emerges PDP flagbeare

04 September 2019
The Senator representing Bayelsa Central Senatorial district, Douye Diri has emerged winner of the 2019 Peoples Democratic Party, PDP governorship…
ICT tool to fight poverty in Africa - Gbajabiamila

ICT tool to fight poverty in Africa - Gbajabiamila

04 September 2019
House Speaker Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila has said effective deployment of Information Communication Technology (ICT) tools in rural communities would help…
Wadume investigation: Inspector dies as police arrest more suspects

Wadume investigation: Inspector dies as police arrest more suspects

04 September 2019
A POLICE Inspector attached to the Intelligence Response Team (IRT) was killed on Monday night while four others were injured…
Angry mob sets MTN office on fire in Ibadan

Angry mob sets MTN office on fire in Ibadan

04 September 2019
An office of telecommunication giant, MTN, has been set on fire in the Bodija area of Ibadan, Oyo state capital.…
U.K.'s Johnson weakened by party defections over Brexit

U.K.'s Johnson weakened by party defections over Brexit

03 September 2019
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson suffered key defections from his party Tuesday, losing a working majority in Parliament and weakening…
Shoprite halts operations in Ikeja, protesters hit Lekki, Surulere outlets

Shoprite halts operations in Ikeja, protesters hit Lekki, Surulere outlets

03 September 2019
Aggrieved youth stormed the outlets of Shoprite at Lekki and Surulere areas of Lagos state on Tuesday afternoon, chanting violent…
Bobrisky is evil, we must stop him now – Nigerian women

Bobrisky is evil, we must stop him now – Nigerian women

03 September 2019
Bobrisky Nigerian women have moved against transgender celebrity, Bobrisky, describing him as an evil man who must be stopped. The…
Thugs detonate explosive, engage police in shootout at Bayelsa PDP primaries

Thugs detonate explosive, engage police in shootout at Bayelsa PDP primaries

03 September 2019
Thugs wearing campaign vests of an aspirant have engaged security operatives in a shootout at the accreditation venue of the…
Xenophobia: 'My heart broke as I helplessly watched everything perishing into flames' - Nigerian car dealership owner laments

Xenophobia: 'My heart broke as I helplessly watched everything perishing into flames' - Nigerian car dealership owner laments

03 September 2019
Several foreign shop owners in Jeppestown South Africa, are still counting the cost of the destruction left behind in the…
South Africa arrests 90 for xenophobic attacks, looting

South Africa arrests 90 for xenophobic attacks, looting

03 September 2019
No fewer than 90 persons have been arrested in connection with the xenophobic attacks on foreigners, especially Nigerians in South…
Taraba killings will never happen again - Buratai assures

Taraba killings will never happen again - Buratai assures

03 September 2019
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt Gen. Tukur Buratai The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt Gen. Tukur Buratai has…
South Africa's President Ramaphosa condemns 'anti-foreigner violence'

South Africa's President Ramaphosa condemns 'anti-foreigner violence'

03 September 2019
South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa has condemned a wave of looting and violence that has mostly targeted foreign nationals. "There…
Ignore P&ID grandstand, our asset will not be affected – FG

Ignore P&ID grandstand, our asset will not be affected – FG

03 September 2019
Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed: says Nigerians should ignore P&ID grandstand. The Federal Government on Tuesday urged…
FG summons SA High Commissioner over attacks on Nigerians

FG summons SA High Commissioner over attacks on Nigerians

03 September 2019
The federal government has summoned Bobby Moroe, South Africa’s high commissioner to Nigeria, over the recent xenophobic attacks on Nigerians…
Xenophobic violence against Nigeria: South African Goverment must act decisively - Shehu Sani

Xenophobic violence against Nigeria: South African Goverment must act decisively - Shehu Sani

03 September 2019
The continuous attacks against Nigerians in South Africa stands unreservedly condemned. The Government of the Republic of South African must…
Xenophobic attacks: President Buhari despatches special envoy to South Africa

Xenophobic attacks: President Buhari despatches special envoy to South Africa

03 September 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari has noted with deep concern, reported attacks on Nigerian citizens and property in South Africa since August…
EFCC Solicits CBN's Support in Fight Against Corruption

EFCC Solicits CBN's Support in Fight Against Corruption

03 September 2019
The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, on Monday September 2, 2019, solicited the…
N20m Property Scam: Lawyer Lied, EFCC Never Apologised

N20m Property Scam: Lawyer Lied, EFCC Never Apologised

03 September 2019
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has no reason to threaten or apologize to one Sulyman Abaya, a lawyer and…
Xenophobia: Consider military options, nationalization - AIED tells FG

Xenophobia: Consider military options, nationalization - AIED tells FG

03 September 2019
The Advocacy for Integrity and Economic Development (AIED) has advised the Federal Government of Nigeria to put all options on…
How Addax Petroleum Pullout Frustrated P&ID Deal, Triggered $9.6bn Award

How Addax Petroleum Pullout Frustrated P&ID Deal, Triggered $9.6bn Award

03 September 2019
Osinbajo, Emefiele, Malami strategise on way forward •Protesters storm UK, Irish embassies• Aondoakaa: File corruption charges against P&ID promoters •Nigeria…
2023 presidency: North, S’East leaders disagree on zoning

2023 presidency: North, S’East leaders disagree on zoning

03 September 2019
There seems to be no end in the sight to the brickbats between the North and South-East over which part…
We are ready to start seizing Nigeria’s assets - P&ID

We are ready to start seizing Nigeria’s assets - P&ID

03 September 2019
P&ID Ltd, the Irish firm that was awarded $9.6 billion in arbitration against Nigeria, says it will continue its efforts…
2023: Oshiomhole, el-Rufai’s presidential campaign posters flood Lagos

2023: Oshiomhole, el-Rufai’s presidential campaign posters flood Lagos

03 September 2019
Presidential campaign posters of the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole with Kaduna State Governor,…
Border closure pushes fuel price to N350 per litre in Ogun

Border closure pushes fuel price to N350 per litre in Ogun

03 September 2019
The closure of the Nigeria-Benin Republic border has pushed up the price of petroleum products in some border communities in…
Nigeria risks another $2.3bn fine in France — after P&ID’s $9.6bn

Nigeria risks another $2.3bn fine in France — after P&ID’s $9.6bn

03 September 2019
As the country continues to battle with the $9.6 billion award in favour of P&ID, another possible $2.3 billion fine…
Nigerians protest in South Africa

Nigerians protest in South Africa

03 September 2019
NIGERIANS in South Africa on Tuesday protested against continuous attacks by the South Africans. The Nigerians protested at the Nigerian…
123 Jigawa men sue Lagos government for N1bn over detention

123 Jigawa men sue Lagos government for N1bn over detention

03 September 2019
The Lagos state government has been dragged to court by the 123 indigenes of Jigawa state detained over the weekend…
Supreme court accuses Buhari of using taxpayers money for a private matter

Supreme court accuses Buhari of using taxpayers money for a private matter

03 September 2019
The supreme court on Monday accused President Muhammadu Buhari of using Abdullahi Abubakar, a senior counsel at the ministry of…
Special Forces to combat insecurity in Southwest

Special Forces to combat insecurity in Southwest

03 September 2019
•From left: Deputy Governor of Lagos State Obafemi Hamzat; Ogun State Deputy Governor Mrs Noimot Salako-Oyedele; Oyo State Governor Seyi…
‘Yar’Adua in coma when contract was signed

‘Yar’Adua in coma when contract was signed

02 September 2019
Late Umaru Musa Yar'Adua MORE riddles have beclouded the 2010 ill-fated Gas Supply and Processing Agreement (GSPA) which led to…
EFCC recovers N550m, arrests 280 fraudsters in Kano

EFCC recovers N550m, arrests 280 fraudsters in Kano

02 September 2019
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has recovered N550 million and $690,000 from various fraudsters and other indicted criminals.…
Donald Duke, AMCON explore out-of-court talk over seized properties

Donald Duke, AMCON explore out-of-court talk over seized properties

02 September 2019
A former governor of Cross River State, Mr. Donald Duke, says he is exploring out-of-court settlement with the Asset Management…
Supreme Court Dismisses Suit Accusing Buhari of Perjury

Supreme Court Dismisses Suit Accusing Buhari of Perjury

02 September 2019
The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed the suit seeking the disqualification of President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 presidential poll…
EFCC nabs female suspect on FBI list in Edo

EFCC nabs female suspect on FBI list in Edo

02 September 2019
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) said its collaboration with the Federal Bureau of Investigation has led to the…
PDP primaries: party chair accuses aspirants of sending fake N1m alerts to delegates

PDP primaries: party chair accuses aspirants of sending fake N1m alerts to delegates

02 September 2019
Ahead of Tuesday’s governorship primary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State, the party Chairman, Cleopas Moses, has…
Trouble in Rivers, as Wike sets Mobile Courts against traders

Trouble in Rivers, as Wike sets Mobile Courts against traders

02 September 2019
Governor Wike Beginning from today, traders in Rivers State who engage in trading by road sides are in trouble as…
Osinbajo, ministers, others meet over $9.6 billion judgement

Osinbajo, ministers, others meet over $9.6 billion judgement

02 September 2019
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday chaired a meeting over the $9.6 billion judgement against Nigeria.…
Employer may soon be imprisoned for owing workers salaries

Employer may soon be imprisoned for owing workers salaries

02 September 2019
Femi Gbajabiamila, the speaker of the federal house of representatives, is sponsoring a bill that will prohibit the late payment…
New Ibadan obas drop crown

New Ibadan obas drop crown

02 September 2019
The new 21 obas in Ibadan land appeared to have dropped their crowns in a move seen as surrendering to…
Nigerians react as APCON is set to begin vetting internet-base adverts

Nigerians react as APCON is set to begin vetting internet-base adverts

02 September 2019
The Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria, APCON, announced that it will begin vetting internet-based adverts and Nigerians are not pleased…
Gabon President Hospitalized in London as Health Deteriorates

Gabon President Hospitalized in London as Health Deteriorates

02 September 2019
Gabonese President Ali Bongo is receiving medical treatment in London after his health deteriorated during a visit to the city,…
Three killed as South African mob sets shops of Nigerians on fire

Three killed as South African mob sets shops of Nigerians on fire

02 September 2019
Three people have been reportedly killed and many properties destroyed in an attack on foreigners, including Nigerians based in South…
UNICAL deputy registrar kidnapped

UNICAL deputy registrar kidnapped

02 September 2019
The University of Calabar Deputy Registrar (College of Medicine), Mrs Hannah Oboho was reportedly kidnapped from her house by unknown…
$9.6bn: Stop sham probe, appoint negotiator - P&ID tells FG

$9.6bn: Stop sham probe, appoint negotiator - P&ID tells FG

02 September 2019
P&ID rejected assets, demanded cash - report The Process and Industrial Developments, on Sunday, expressed its readiness to negotiate with…
Buhari lacks commitment to end poverty – ASUU

Buhari lacks commitment to end poverty – ASUU

02 September 2019
President Buhari has been slammed by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) over his comment of channeling resources into…
5 die as Oro festival turns bloody in Lagos

5 die as Oro festival turns bloody in Lagos

02 September 2019
The annual Oro cultural festival held in Ikorodu, Lagos State, has turned bloody, as suspected members of Aiye and Eiye…
Anxiety as FG Closes Lagos–Ibadan Road today

Anxiety as FG Closes Lagos–Ibadan Road today

02 September 2019
Fear has gripped motorists and residents the partial closure of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway for reconstruction by the Federal Government begins today.…
US court grants one of the 80 FBI suspects $75,000 bail

US court grants one of the 80 FBI suspects $75,000 bail

02 September 2019
One of the 80 American residents of Nigerian origin who were arrested last month by the United States authorities, has…
Lagos rejects ‘most dangerous city’ label, describes EIU’s report as unintelligent

Lagos rejects ‘most dangerous city’ label, describes EIU’s report as unintelligent

02 September 2019
The Lagos state government has described the state as one of the safest in Africa. In a statement released on…
Supreme Court to hear suit querying Buhari’s qualification today

Supreme Court to hear suit querying Buhari’s qualification today

02 September 2019
THE Supreme Court is to hear today the suit querying the authenticity of President Muhammadu Buhari’s academic claims and his…
Pray for military, other security agencies, Adeboye urges Nigerians

Pray for military, other security agencies, Adeboye urges Nigerians

02 September 2019
Buhari must inject new blood to win war –Bishop Defence minister tasks troops on professionalism, loyalty The General Overseer of…
El-Zakzaky : IMN raises the alarm on fresh police clampdown

El-Zakzaky : IMN raises the alarm on fresh police clampdown

02 September 2019
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has raised an alarm over the recent order issued by the Inspector General of…
P&ID deserves only $250m in damages - ex-AGF

P&ID deserves only $250m in damages - ex-AGF

02 September 2019
A former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Bayo Ojo (SAN) does not believe that the…
3 Nigerian soldiers killed, 8 injured in Boko Haram attack

3 Nigerian soldiers killed, 8 injured in Boko Haram attack

01 September 2019
General Buratai and other military officials at the scene of the attack The Nigerian army said its troops have dealt…
Police recover firearms at church retreat ground, arrest suspect

Police recover firearms at church retreat ground, arrest suspect

01 September 2019
Lagos police arrests robbery suspect, recovers firearms. The Lagos State Police Command has arrested an armed robbery suspect, Wasiu Kamarudeen,…
10 most wanted people hiding from Nigeria’s security agencies

10 most wanted people hiding from Nigeria’s security agencies

01 September 2019
Last week, 77 Nigerians were arrested by the United States Federal Bureau of Intelligence for alleged involvement in business email…
N5.5b for luxury cars: 6721 Nigerians, 3 groups sue National Assembly

N5.5b for luxury cars: 6721 Nigerians, 3 groups sue National Assembly

01 September 2019
Senate President Ahmad Lawan Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), BudgIT, Enough is Enough (EiE) and 6,721 concerned Nigerians have…
Wike lied… he demolished my mosque - Asari Dokubo

Wike lied… he demolished my mosque - Asari Dokubo

01 September 2019
Asari Dokubo, leader of the Niger Delta Peoples Salvation Force (NDPSF), has accused Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers, of lying…
2023: You can’t push Southeast aside – Edwin Clark

2023: You can’t push Southeast aside – Edwin Clark

01 September 2019
Elder statesman and ijaw leader warns other Nigerians Condemns rising insecurity, calls for summit Gives reasons they shunned Abdulsalami meeting…
Residents flee as Boko Haram attacks Chibok village

Residents flee as Boko Haram attacks Chibok village

01 September 2019
Residents of Yimirmigza village in Kautikari ward, Chibok local government area of Borno, took to their heels after suspected Boko…
Ponzi scheme in Ebonyi: N200m missing, DSS arrest operators

Ponzi scheme in Ebonyi: N200m missing, DSS arrest operators

01 September 2019
I was offered N20m, car bribe, says C’tte Chair We need our monies back –victims cry out Some operators of…
Go tougher on corrupt Nigerians - Buhari tells EFCC

Go tougher on corrupt Nigerians - Buhari tells EFCC

01 September 2019
As the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) completed training of 328 new detectives, President Muhammadu Buhari has charged the…
EFCC arrests two more suspects wanted by FBI

EFCC arrests two more suspects wanted by FBI

31 August 2019
Two more suspects wanted by the US Federal Bereau of Investigation (FBI) have been arrested by the Economic and Financial…
Zamfara bandits surrender weapons, military uniform – Police

Zamfara bandits surrender weapons, military uniform – Police

31 August 2019
Some repentant armed bandits in Zamfara, on Saturday handed over sophisticated rifles, ammunition and military uniform after denouncing crime, the…
Ganduje threatens to sue Gov. Wike over alleged mosque demolition

Ganduje threatens to sue Gov. Wike over alleged mosque demolition

31 August 2019
Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has vowed to drag Governor Nyesom Wike to court over the alleged demolition of the Rainbow Town…
Leah Sharibu alive, FG talking with ISWAP for release

Leah Sharibu alive, FG talking with ISWAP for release

31 August 2019
Leah Sharibu: FG says she is alive, and talks continue with abductors for her release Senior Special Assistant to the…
I’ll not interfere with EFCC operations – President Buhari

I’ll not interfere with EFCC operations – President Buhari

31 August 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged not to interfere with the operations of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) as…
Court orders the takeover of SEPLAT Petroleum chairman, ABC Orjiako's assets over AMCON debt

Court orders the takeover of SEPLAT Petroleum chairman, ABC Orjiako's assets over AMCON debt

31 August 2019
The Federal High Court in Abuja has granted the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) application to take over the…
Britons protest Johnson's Brexit 'coup' move

Britons protest Johnson's Brexit 'coup' move

31 August 2019
Protesters wielding pro-democracy placards and EU flags rallied on Saturday in dozens of British cities against Prime Minister Boris Johnson's…
India citizenship lists: Nearly 2 million face statelessness

India citizenship lists: Nearly 2 million face statelessness

31 August 2019
Almost 2 million people have been left off the northeastern Indian state of Assam's final citizenship list, potentially leaving them …
Stop Celebrating Corrupt Leaders - Magu

Stop Celebrating Corrupt Leaders - Magu

31 August 2019
The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Mustafa Magu has charged the public to stop…
Buhari welcomes investments from Japan Bank, Toyota Group

Buhari welcomes investments from Japan Bank, Toyota Group

31 August 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday welcomed the interest shown by the Japan Bank for International Cooperation and the Toyota Group…
Why we’re still charging Nigerians reciprocity fees —US

Why we’re still charging Nigerians reciprocity fees —US

31 August 2019
The United States Embassy in Nigeria says it will continue to charge Nigerians reciprocity fees because it has yet to…
Lagos Government intercepts truck loaded with 123 persons and 48 motorcycles from Jigawa

Lagos Government intercepts truck loaded with 123 persons and 48 motorcycles from Jigawa

31 August 2019
The Lagos state government on Friday August 30, intercepted a truck from Jigawa state loaded with 123 persons and 48…
Prices of rice, grains soar as Customs moves against smugglers

Prices of rice, grains soar as Customs moves against smugglers

31 August 2019
Following the clampdown on illegal imports by the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), the price of half bag of rice has…
Lagos is the world’s most dangerous city - Report

Lagos is the world’s most dangerous city - Report

31 August 2019
A newly released report by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has ranked Lagos as the world’s most dangerous city. The…
Deposit bad naira notes in bank before Monday - CBN tells Nigerians

Deposit bad naira notes in bank before Monday - CBN tells Nigerians

31 August 2019
Nigerians have been directed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to deposit bad naira notes in banks before Monday…
FBI wanted list: Yahoo boys flee Nigeria to Dubai, Ghana, Gambia, S’Africa

FBI wanted list: Yahoo boys flee Nigeria to Dubai, Ghana, Gambia, S’Africa

31 August 2019
EFCC arrests 1, says we’re on the trail of others Days after the Economic Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, vowed to…
10,000 jobs: Police commission suspends recruitment

10,000 jobs: Police commission suspends recruitment

31 August 2019
The Police Service Commission (PSC) yesterday said it had put on hold the ongoing recruitment even as it advised candidates…
The order to arrest me only adds to their continued disrespect for my family - Rochas Okorocha replies Ihedioha

The order to arrest me only adds to their continued disrespect for my family - Rochas Okorocha replies Ihedioha

31 August 2019
Rochas Okorocha, the immediate past governor of Imo State has said that his successor, Governor Emeka Ihedioha, can’t order his…
Bailout refund : ‘You’re the one to refund us’ - Ebonyi tells FG

Bailout refund : ‘You’re the one to refund us’ - Ebonyi tells FG

31 August 2019
Kano, Oyo will be hard hit if decision is eventually implemented The last may not have been heard on the…
Alleged fraud: I’m ready to give account of stewardship –Fayose

Alleged fraud: I’m ready to give account of stewardship –Fayose

31 August 2019
… storms Ekiti Assembly to defend probe allegations We resisted ex-gov’s ambush on Assembly –Speaker Immediate past Governor of Ekiti…
President Trump cancels automatic citizenship of non-citizens born in US

President Trump cancels automatic citizenship of non-citizens born in US

30 August 2019
A new policy alert released by the US Citizenship and Immigration Services under President Trump's administration, has cancelled automatic citizenship…
P&ID to Nigerians : Justice Minister Malami cause of $9b nightmare

P&ID to Nigerians : Justice Minister Malami cause of $9b nightmare

30 August 2019
Mr Abubakar Malami: P&ID accuses him of failing to act in time and appropriately The Irish company, P&ID trying to…
Theoritically, you can transmit election results electronically - INEC

Theoritically, you can transmit election results electronically - INEC

30 August 2019
The Independent and National Electoral Commission's Director of Publiclity, Mr Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi has stated that there might be a theoritical…
ABU students: We negotiated with kidnappers, paid ransom –Relation

ABU students: We negotiated with kidnappers, paid ransom –Relation

30 August 2019
Less than 24 hours after the police in Kaduna State claimed they rescued three law students of Ahmadu Bello University…
Battle over imo assets: Ihedioha orders Okorocha’s arrest

Battle over imo assets: Ihedioha orders Okorocha’s arrest

30 August 2019
Thugs attack property recovery c’ttee members in ex-gov’s house The administration of Governor Emeka Ihedioha of Imo State yesterday ordered…
Gunmen kill, burn Catholic priest

Gunmen kill, burn Catholic priest

30 August 2019
Gunmen on Wednesday ambushed and killed Rev. Fr. David Tanko, a Catholic priest of Jalingo diocese at Kufai Amadu parish…
Police to recruit 40,000 constables for community policing – IGP

Police to recruit 40,000 constables for community policing – IGP

30 August 2019
The Federal Government is set to recruit 40,000 Community Police Constables across the federation as part of the measures to…
AfDB tasks Nigeria on domestic and exportation of Agro products

AfDB tasks Nigeria on domestic and exportation of Agro products

29 August 2019
Senior Special Advisor on Industrialization to the President of AfDB, Prof.Banji Oyelaran-Oyeyinka has advised Nigeria to formulate strategies that will…
Police rescue abducted final year Law students

Police rescue abducted final year Law students

29 August 2019
Operatives of the Kaduna State Police Command have rescued three students of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria abducted on Tuesday…
Chinese firms handling $47bn key FG’s projects

Chinese firms handling $47bn key FG’s projects

29 August 2019
At least 22 major infrastructural projects worth over $47bn have been linked to Chinese firms as China continues to support…
I’ll encourage Tinubu to run for 2023 presidency – Razaq

I’ll encourage Tinubu to run for 2023 presidency – Razaq

29 August 2019
Chief Lanre Razaq is a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC). He bares his mind in this interview with…
El-Zakzaky, wife to embark on another medical trip soon

El-Zakzaky, wife to embark on another medical trip soon

29 August 2019
The embattled leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife, Zeenat, will soon embark…
Power probe: NDPHC officials detained for alleged N850m fraud

Power probe: NDPHC officials detained for alleged N850m fraud

29 August 2019
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has detained two senior officials of the Niger Delta Power Holding Company in connection…
FG reduces visa fee for US citizens

FG reduces visa fee for US citizens

29 August 2019
The federal government has announced a reduction in the amount payable by citizens of the United States of America seeking…
We’ll no longer tolerate bullying in secondary schools – FG

We’ll no longer tolerate bullying in secondary schools – FG

29 August 2019
Worried over the mental, social and psychological state of students in Nigerian schools, the Federal Government has said bullying in…
Lagos State Government reacts as estate agent dupes  250 tenants of N65m

Lagos State Government reacts as estate agent dupes 250 tenants of N65m

28 August 2019
An estate agent has swindled 250 house seekers in Lagos of the sum of N65 million, even as the Lagos…
El-Zakzaky has Iran’s support to turn Nigeria to Islamic State —FG

El-Zakzaky has Iran’s support to turn Nigeria to Islamic State —FG

28 August 2019
The Federal Government has alleged that the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, has the sole…
Sowore to remain in detention as court dismisses motion

Sowore to remain in detention as court dismisses motion

28 August 2019
A federal high court in Abuja has dismissed an application challenging the detention of Omoyele Sowore, convener of ‘Revolution Now’…
NECO releases May/June 2019 exam results, 71.59% makes five credits in English, Math

NECO releases May/June 2019 exam results, 71.59% makes five credits in English, Math

28 August 2019
The National Examinations Council (NECO) has released the results of 2019 June/July examinations with 829,787 candidates, representing 71.59 per cent,…
EFCC on FBI list: We arrested 28, recovered N486m August

EFCC on FBI list: We arrested 28, recovered N486m August

28 August 2019
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it arrested 28 persons and recovered N486 million in connection with the…
Why Buhari, cabinet will face challenges - Afe Babalola

Why Buhari, cabinet will face challenges - Afe Babalola

28 August 2019
The founder, Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti (ABUAD), Chief Afe Babalola has said the 1999 Constitution in operation is responsible…
Nigeria’s deal with P&ID was designed to fail - Malami

Nigeria’s deal with P&ID was designed to fail - Malami

28 August 2019
Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation (AGF), says Nigeria’s deal withProcess and Industrial Developments (P&ID) was designed to fail. In…
Another Nigerian man allegedly killed in South Africa

Another Nigerian man allegedly killed in South Africa

28 August 2019
46-year-old Pius Ezekwem, a Nigerian businessman residing in the Eastern Cape Province in South Africa has been killed. According to…
Lagos Assembly probes Ambode’s purchase of N7bn buses

Lagos Assembly probes Ambode’s purchase of N7bn buses

28 August 2019
Lagos State House Assembly has set up a committee to investigate the purchase of 820 buses by the administration of…
Makinde: Why I revoked N7bn Moniya-Iseyin road contract

Makinde: Why I revoked N7bn Moniya-Iseyin road contract

27 August 2019
Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has revoked the N7 billion Moniya-Iseyin Road contract awarded by Sen. Abiola Ajimobi’s administration,…
One dead, many injured as Dangote truck collides with BRT bus in Lagos

One dead, many injured as Dangote truck collides with BRT bus in Lagos

27 August 2019
A female passenger was killed after a truck of Dangote cement collided with a BRT bus in Ikorodu area of…
Buhari sacks NCPC boss, Uja

Buhari sacks NCPC boss, Uja

27 August 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate termination of appointment of Rev. Tor Uja, as the Executive Secretary, Nigerian Christian…
Fatoyinbo in Police custody, grilled over rape allegation

Fatoyinbo in Police custody, grilled over rape allegation

27 August 2019
Fatoyinbo and Busola Dakolo Senior Pastor, Commonwealth of Zion Assembly, Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo is in the custody of the police…
Kogi guber: APC screening committee disqualifies 12 aspirants, cleares 4

Kogi guber: APC screening committee disqualifies 12 aspirants, cleares 4

27 August 2019
The All Progressives Congress (APC) Screening Committee for the Kogi State governorship aspirants has disqualified 12 out of the 16…
Nigeria’s problem is revenue, not debt — FG

Nigeria’s problem is revenue, not debt — FG

27 August 2019
Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, has said that Nigeria does not have a debt problem, despite misgivings amongst experts over…
Minimum wage: NLC demands immediate implementation, kicks against hike in electricity tariff

Minimum wage: NLC demands immediate implementation, kicks against hike in electricity tariff

27 August 2019
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has demanded an immediate implementation of the new national minimum wage, which was assented to…
I’m working to rid judiciary of corruption - CJN

I’m working to rid judiciary of corruption - CJN

27 August 2019
Ibrahim Muhammad, chief justice of Nigeria, says since his appointment, he has been ensuring speedy justice dispensation to rid the…
Police officers face dismissal for colluding with Wadume

Police officers face dismissal for colluding with Wadume

27 August 2019
Two policemen who allegedly colluded with kidnap kingpin, Hamisu Bala, popularly known as Wadume, will soon be dismissed from the…

"The reason Nigerians are known for scamming is because we are smarter than a lot of people" - Jidenna

27 August 2019
Nigerian born US singer, Jidenna has revealed the reason why Nigerians are known for scam all over the world. Reacting…
CBN, banks go after loan defaulters, to seize deposits

CBN, banks go after loan defaulters, to seize deposits

27 August 2019
The honeymoon may be over for predatory borrowers in Nigeria’s financial sector as deposit money banks (DMBs) in the country…
Gunmen kidnap Permanent secretary in Enugu

Gunmen kidnap Permanent secretary in Enugu

26 August 2019
A Permanent Secretary in Enugu state, Mr Augustine Udeh has been kidnapped. Udeh, who serves in the state Ministry of…
FIRS to begin VAT charge on online transactions Jan. 2020 – Fowler

FIRS to begin VAT charge on online transactions Jan. 2020 – Fowler

26 August 2019
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) says it will begin to impose Value Added Tax (VAT) on online transactions, both…
Kaduna approves, begin payment of minimum wage September

Kaduna approves, begin payment of minimum wage September

26 August 2019
The Kaduna State Executive Council has risen from its Monday meeting to approve that payment of the new national minimum…
Buhari desperate to silence Obasanjo by accusing him of a crime - Atiku

Buhari desperate to silence Obasanjo by accusing him of a crime - Atiku

26 August 2019
Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar says the Buhari administration is desperate to accuse ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo of a crime so as…
‘Boko Haram has not been defeated’ — Borno residents write Buhari

‘Boko Haram has not been defeated’ — Borno residents write Buhari

26 August 2019
Residents of Borno say they have lost confidence in the military over the lingering Boko Haram crisis. In an open…
NYSC releases names of fake corps members

NYSC releases names of fake corps members

26 August 2019
NYSC DG addressing Corps Members at Sokoto State Orientation Camp in Wamakko In actualisation of its determination to weed out…
NNPC spends N19.4bn on refineries in one month

NNPC spends N19.4bn on refineries in one month

26 August 2019
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) made N2.012 billion revenues on its ailing refineries and expended N19.433 billion on the…
Court fines Ogun N30m for illegal land acquisition

Court fines Ogun N30m for illegal land acquisition

26 August 2019
An Ogun State High Court sitting in Ota has awarded N30million against the state government for trespassing and destroying buildings…
Nigeria, US working to stop online fraud –Presidency

Nigeria, US working to stop online fraud –Presidency

26 August 2019
The Presidency said on Sunday that it would issue executive orders and engage the National Assembly to pass new laws…
EFCC proposes rehabilitation programme for Yahoo Yahoo Boys

EFCC proposes rehabilitation programme for Yahoo Yahoo Boys

26 August 2019
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), is proposing the rehabilitation of suspects arrested in connection with cyber crime (Yahoo…
Operation Crush arrests 25 cultists at Ijora, Mushin, Bariga

Operation Crush arrests 25 cultists at Ijora, Mushin, Bariga

26 August 2019
The Lagos State Police Command said on Sunday that operatives of the Operation Crush from the Anti-Cultism Unit had arrested…
Ihedioha appointed suspect on FBI list into his inauguration committee

Ihedioha appointed suspect on FBI list into his inauguration committee

26 August 2019
Chika Odionyenma, one of the persons on FBI’s 77-man list of suspected Nigerian fraudsters, was appointed into the inauguration committee…
$9.6bn: British firm listing Nigeria assets for seizure

$9.6bn: British firm listing Nigeria assets for seizure

26 August 2019
AN Irish firm, which won a world record $9.6bn arbitration fine against the Federal Government, has instructed its lawyers to…
My romance with Army captain, arms business - Wadume

My romance with Army captain, arms business - Wadume

26 August 2019
Uncle: Why I hid kidnap suspect in my Kano residence The 33-year-old alleged kidnap kingpin, Alhaji Hamisu Bala aka Wadume,…
‘Nigerians may fight back one day’ — Akinyemi speaks on state of the nation

‘Nigerians may fight back one day’ — Akinyemi speaks on state of the nation

25 August 2019
Bolaji Akinyemi, former minister of external affairs, says Nigerians may fight back if the government continues “to oppress” the people.…
Modern day churches have become entertainment freaks where comedians are paid handsomely to entertain worshipers - Olukoya

Modern day churches have become entertainment freaks where comedians are paid handsomely to entertain worshipers - Olukoya

25 August 2019
Dr Daniel Olukoya, the general overseer of Mountain of Fire and Miracles, MFM, has identified spiritual laziness on the part…
Egyptian MP calls for ban on e-cigarettes

Egyptian MP calls for ban on e-cigarettes

25 August 2019
An Egyptian Member of Parliament submitted an early day motion on Sunday demanding a ban on importing and trading electronic…
London to pay no full divorce bill in no-deal Brexit, says UK PM

London to pay no full divorce bill in no-deal Brexit, says UK PM

25 August 2019
The United Kingdom will no longer owe the 39 billion pound ($48 billion) divorce bill, if it leaves the European…
Dual citizenship: Senate President, Speaker risk losing seats

Dual citizenship: Senate President, Speaker risk losing seats

25 August 2019
…as tribunal sacks Ondo lawmaker with Nigeria-UK citizenship Judgment can’t stand, say SANs Lawan not losing sleep –Associates Gbajabiamila, others…
APC disowns Wadume's N13m allegation

APC disowns Wadume's N13m allegation

25 August 2019
Name who gave you money - APC The All Progressives Congress (APC) has denied the claim that it gave suspected…
Boris Johnson warns illegal Channel migrants: ‘We will send you back’

Boris Johnson warns illegal Channel migrants: ‘We will send you back’

24 August 2019
Boris Johnson warned migrants looking to cross the English Channel to get to the UK: ‘We will send you back.’…
Mali in crisis: The fight between the Dogon and Fulani

Mali in crisis: The fight between the Dogon and Fulani

24 August 2019
Deep in central Mali, what was supposed to be harvest season for villagers has become a season of starvation, death…
FG launches ”Not for Sale” campaign to address menace of human smugglers – Buhari

FG launches ”Not for Sale” campaign to address menace of human smugglers – Buhari

24 August 2019
The president stated this in an opinion article he published in the Washington Post newspaper to mark the UN-declared International…
Alleged N3b scam: Let me retire honourably - Oyo-Ita begs

Alleged N3b scam: Let me retire honourably - Oyo-Ita begs

24 August 2019
HOS says ‘I do not own proxy company under any guise’ Admits introducing people to some perm secs AS the…
New energy tariff - here’s what you now have to pay for electricity

New energy tariff - here’s what you now have to pay for electricity

24 August 2019
On Wednesday, the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) approved new energy tariff for the electricity distribution companies (DisCos) in the…
IPOB threat: Igbo govs shelve travel plans

IPOB threat: Igbo govs shelve travel plans

24 August 2019
…scared of travelling abroad, say sources Nnamdi Kanu orders followers to attack Buhari in Japan Separatist group’ll lose 70% of…
Global firm halts operations in Nigeria over ‘fraudulent practices’ by employees

Global firm halts operations in Nigeria over ‘fraudulent practices’ by employees

24 August 2019
Dynamics Intelligence, a global company operating in the United States, Canada, and Nigeria, has shut operations in Africa’s most populous…
APC ‘ll retain power beyond 2023 –Oshiomhole

APC ‘ll retain power beyond 2023 –Oshiomhole

24 August 2019
National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has assured party faithful and Nigerians that the ruling…
APC will have issues in 2023 - Oyegun

APC will have issues in 2023 - Oyegun

24 August 2019
John Oyegun, former national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says the ruling party will have issues in 2023…
My escape story - Bala Hamisu aka Wadume

My escape story - Bala Hamisu aka Wadume

24 August 2019
The kidnap kingpin, Alhaji Bala Hamisu aka Wadume, (33), has further revealed that his handcuffs and leg chain were cut…
Abiodun’s supporters sack Amosun’s faction from Ogun APC secretariat

Abiodun’s supporters sack Amosun’s faction from Ogun APC secretariat

24 August 2019
Loyalists of Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, on Friday, took over the control of the state secretariat of the…
48 groups petition UN, AU over Sowore’s arrest

48 groups petition UN, AU over Sowore’s arrest

24 August 2019
At least 48 rights and press freedom organisations have petitioned the United Nations and the African Union over the detention…
Trump says he's ordering American companies to immediately start looking for an alternative to China

Trump says he's ordering American companies to immediately start looking for an alternative to China

23 August 2019
President Donald Trump on Friday said he was ordering "our great American companies" to "immediately start looking for an alternative…