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Ganduje vs Abba-Yusuf: INEC speaks on Kano supplementary election

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has assured all political parties of fairness in Saturday’s supplementary elections. INEC’s Resident Electoral Commissioner in Kano State, Prof....

Why church of satan, ‘god’ are against me – Daddy Freeze

Popular on-air personality, Daddy Freeze, has revealed one reason the church of satan and the church of ‘god’ agreed against him. Recall that few days...

Father flees after abandoning year-old son in Yobe hospital

A yet-to-be identified man has reportedly abandoned a one-year-old kid believed to be his biological son at Gashua General Hospital in Yobe state for...

How 37-year old nanny allegedly assaulted 21-month-old baby

An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Friday ordered the remand of a 37-year-old Veronica Vincent, who allegedly assaulted a 21-month-old baby. Vincent is...

David Mark blows hot over alleged killing of NSCDC personnel by policemen

Former Senate President, David Mark, has urged the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Abubakar Adamu, to immediately ensure that the police bring the perpetrators...

2019 budget hurdles: How Senators abandoned work after Nigeria’s elections

Some Senators of the Federal Republic of Nigeria have not been seen at sittings days after their resumption from election recess on 12th March,...

INEC cancels rerun election in Niger, declares PDP candidate winner

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has announced decision to halt the rerun for the Niger state House Assembly elections in Agaie constituency. The Resident...

Minimum wage: MAN faults Buhari govt over proposed VAT increase

The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) on Thursday said the proposed VAT rate increment was unfriendly to the manufacturing sector. The Director-General of the association,...

Supplementary elections: Police announce restriction

The FCT Police Command has announced restriction in affected area councils which include: Bwari, Kuje and Kwali ahead of the rerun elections, slated for...

Ganduje attacks Kano police CP

Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has accused the Commissioner of Police, Muhammed Wakili for being politically partial. Governor Ganduje slammed the Commissioner in...

NASS election: Tribunal receives three petitions in FCT

The National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in the FCT has received three petitions from aggrieved candidates who were not satisfied with the conduct...

How Keyamo allegedly paid me millions to attack Atiku – Charlyboy [VIDEO]

Co-convener of Our Mumu Don Do Movement, Charlyboy, has confessed to allegedly receiving millions of naira from Festus Keyamo, President Muhammadu Buhari’s campaign spokesman...

‘Osun is dying’ – Oluwo cries out

The Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi, says Osun State is dying as it is paying so much on workers’ salaries without generating revenue. Addressing...

Enugu Govt orders closure of illegal sewage dump site

The Enugu State Government, Thursday, ordered the immediate closure of an illegal dump site located at the Ugwuaji area in the State. This was announced...

BBNaija Reunion: Miracle is fake – Ex-housemate, Dee-One laments

Former Big Brother housemate, Dee-One, has criticsed the winner of 2018 Double Wahala Edition, Miracle. Dee-One speaking during ‘Double Wahala Reloaded’ show with Ebuka Obi-Uchendu...

Nigeria worse than during civil war – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, has lamented over the current state of disunity in Nigeria. Obasanjo said that Nigeria was not as divided as this during...

Buhari vs Atiku: What NUJ told President-elect at Aso Villa on Thursday

The leadership of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, has told President Muhammadu Buhari that some changes must be effected in his government if...

CCT trail: Nigerians react as FG closes case against Onnoghen

The Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, Thursday approved the prayer of the Defence counsel, Adegboyega Awomolo, SAN, to the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria,...

Chekwas Okorie advises Buhari what to do in his second term

The National Chairman of the United Progressives Party (UPP), Chief Chekwas Okorie, has called on the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government to address the lopsided...

Islamic group tells Buhari to appoint more Muslims from South West into his new cabinet

The Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, has demanded that Muslims must have a fair share of the President Muhammadu Buhari’s list of ministers, who will...

Wike vs Amaechi: Real reason we stopped collation, announcement of result in Rivers – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has revealed real reason it stopped the collation of results of the Rivers State governorship election. While results from...

Doctors’ strike paralyses activates in Cross River as patients leave govt. hospitals

As the strike action embarked upon by Association of Residents Doctor (ARD) UCTH entered its fifth day, patients in the University of Calabar Teaching...

Armed bandits kill policeman, abduct four others in Zamfara

Suspected bandits have attacked a mining site, killing one of the six mobile policemen on guard and abducting the others on Wednesday in Anka...

Dogara raises alarm, writes IGP, DSS over alleged plot by Bauchi Govt. to implicate him in criminal conspiracy

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, Thursday alerted the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, and other security agencies of an alleged...

All LGAs in 18 states supplementary elections will hold on Saturday [Full list]

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced that the supplementary elections on Saturday, March 23, will take place in 18 states. This was contained...

SSCE: NECO, Civil Defence collaborate to curb examination malpractice

The National Examinations Council (NECO) and the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence are to collaborate to check examination malpractice during the Senior School Certificate...

Ganduje vs Abba Yusuf: Police restrict movement of humans, vehicles

The Police Command in Kano State has restricted movement of motor vehicles, tricycles and all other means of transportation across the 44 local government...

Witness makes more revelation on former Police IG, Ehindero’s N300m fraud case

A prosecution witness, Maifuwa Aibangbe, on Thursday informed an FCT High Court, Apo that N10.3 million interest was paid to the Nigeria Police in...

Supplementary elections: IGP deploys DIGs, AIGs, CPs to Benue, Sokoto, others

Ahead of the supplementary elections in some parts of the country, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Mohammad Abubakar Adamu, has deployed five Deputy Inspectors-General...

Wike vs Amaechi: PDP blasts Rivers elders for writing Buhari over election result

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Rivers State has joined the fray of criticisms greeting the letter to President Muhammadu Buhari by some elders...

Another five Mosques attacked in Birmingham

Five mosques in the English city of Birmingham were attacked overnight, police said on Thursday in the latest spate of Islamophobic incidents. This follows the...

Plateau guber: Gov. Lalong speaks on diverting N20bn meant for IDPs

Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau State has described as fake news allegations by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Sen. Jeremiah Useni, that...

Supplementary election: INEC reveals what it would do if court continues to stop elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has provided update on Supplementary election taking place in 18 states on Saturday. Festus Okoye, INEC’s National Commissioner, Information...

Nigerian govt. raises alarm over plants, environment

The Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Environment, Mrs. Ibukun Odusote, has said future looks very gloomy for Nigerian forests due to the...

Sheikh Sulaiman: Family cries out as kidnappers refuse to free Buhari’s prayer warrior

One week after he was taken hostage, Sheikh Ahmad Sulaiman, a popular Quranic reciter, who regularly offered supplications for President Muhammadu Buhari at campaign...

Nigeria election: INEC reacts as Gov. Okorocha, others drag electoral umpire to court

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has reacted to the decision of the Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha to drag it to court. Following...

Polaris Bank N466m fraud: Court set to rule on jurisdiction

Justice P. Mallong of the Federal High Court sitting in Kaduna State has fixed March 29, 2019 to rule on an application filed by...

EFCC reacts to US report on massive, pervasive corruption in Buhari government

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has said that the recent report released by the United State on Nigeria’s anti-corruption war was false...

APC members warn Buhari against giving Ajimobi appointment

A faction of the All Progressives Congress in Oyo State, known as the APC Reformers, has described the vote of confidence passed on Governor...

NASS election: APC, PDP, SDP lawmakers drag INEC to Tribunal

Senator Smart Adeyemi, Miss Natasha Akpoti and Sen. Ahmed Ogembe have filed petitions against the conduct and outcome of the National Assembly election held...

US speaks on Saturday’s supplementary elections in Nigeria

The U.S. Embassy in Nigeria has called on all stakeholders to ensure free, credible and peaceful exercise in Nigeria, as the supplementary polls hold...

INEC, EFCC should probe you for collecting bribe from Keyamo – Omokri blasts Charlyboy

Reno Omokri, the former aide to immediate past President Goodluck Jonathan, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and the Economic Financial...

Nigeria election: CJN Mohammed swears in more members of Petition Tribunal

The Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Justice Ibrahim Mohammed has sworn-in the remaining 13 members of the 2019 Election Petition Tribunals. A statement from...

Kano rerun: INEC speaks ahead of supplementary election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Kano State said it was ready to conduct the governorship re-run election across 28 affected Local Government...

Oyo Assembly gets new Clerk, Felecia Oyediran

The Oyo State House of Assembly has sworn-in a new Clerk for the Assembly. The news Clerk is Mrs. Felecia Oyediran. She took over from Barrister...

Water scarcity: FG blasts state govts

The Minister of Water Resources, Mr. Suleiman Adamu, on Thursday urged state governments to priotitse access to provision of potable water supply and stop...

PDP condemns ‘disappearance’ of Gov. El-Rufai

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Kaduna State chapter has condemned the sudden disappearance of the governor of the state,Nasir Ahmed El-Rufai, saying the state...

NYSC speaks on killing of two corps members in Bayelsa

The Bayelsa State National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Coordinator, Mrs Lotto Bolade, on Thursday reacted to the killing of two corps members by suspected...

Ex-president arrested over corruption

Former Brazilian President, Michel Temer, has been arrested on Thursday in connection with a large-scale corruption investigation, local media reported. According to News Agency of...

CCT approves no-case submission request by Onnoghen’s counsel

The Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, Thursday approved the prayer of theDefence counsel, Adegboyega Awomolo, SAN, to the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN,...