Breaking News: Boko Haram hits Maiduguri
It has been recorded that; an attack is being launched in Maiduguri by persons suspected to be  members of Boko Haram in a community called Bale Shuwa which is 3 km to the Government House as it’s residents are moving away from Jiddari Polo axis of the town in... Read more
Nigerians React To Lai Mohammed’s Claim That N3.5m Is Spent Monthly To Feed El-Zakzaky
Lai Mohammed, Nigeria’s Information minister, recently claimed that the government spends about N3.5 million monthly to feed Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, the Shi’ite leader who has been detained by government for over two years. It will be recalled that Ibrahim El-Zakzaky has been detained since December 2015 after soldiers clamped down... Read more
Return One Illegal AK 47 Rifle, Collect N1m, Gov. Yari Assures
Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara state has, on Thursday, announced a reward of N1 million on every illegal AK 47 rifle returned to the state government. The governor, who announced this at a news conference in Gusau, said the gesture had become necessary following the unabated increase in crime,... Read more
Minimum Wage Crisis; FG, Labour meets for Conciliatory meeting
ABUJA-THE Federal Government Minimum Wage Negotiation Team is expected to meet today with stakeholders; including Labour leaders for a conciliatory meeting on the impasse over the new minimum wage. The meeting is scheduled at the office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF by 12 noon... Read more
How I Will Defeat Buhari And Atiku – Oby Ezekwesili
The presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria, ACPN, Oby Ezekwesili has revealed how she would use her campaign strategies to defeat President Muhammadu Buhari and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. The former Minister of Education explained that she intends to leverage on... Read more
Nominees announced SABC Crown Gospel Awards 2018
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has been issued with a court order to detain ex Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose for 14 days. The remand order which was issued by a Federal Capital Territory High Court, is open to renewal which means that Fayose could spend longer... Read more
Former DSS PRO, Marilyn Ogar Loses In Court
Mrs. Marilyn Ogar, former spokesperson of Department of State Services (DSS) has lost the battle to overturn her compulsory retirement. The National Industrial Court, sitting in Abuja has dismissed the suit she filed over her retirement from office in September 2015. Delivering judgment in the suit on Monday, Justice... Read more
INEC Announces Number Of Eligible Voters In Lagos
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State said 6,609,115 residents were eligible to vote in the 2019 General Elections in the state. Mr. Sam Olumekun, the Resident Electoral Commissioner disclosed this at a workshop on Lagos State Election Security Strategic Plan for 2019 Elections. Also Prince Adelani... Read more
Pope Francis Declares Murdered El Salvador’s Archbishop, Oscar Romero & Pope Paul VI Saints
Thousands of people are converging on the Vatican for the canonization of Pope Paul VI and Archbishop Oscar Romero, two of the towering figures of the 20th-century Catholic Church. Pope Paul VI oversaw the modernising church reforms of the 1960s, while Archbishop Romero was a human rights icon murdered... Read more
Nigeria Back To Decree 2 Era – Atiku Reacts To Buhari’s Controversial Travel Ban List
Nigeria’s former Vice President and presidential candidate of the main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has warned that the Executive Order 6 (EO6) under which the President Muhammadu Buhari has placed 50 high profile Nigerians under watch and restricted their movement, is a throwback to... Read more
SERAP Attacks Buhari Over Controversial Ban On 50 High-Profile Nigerians, Calls It Illegal & Repressive
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has said that “The order banning 50 alleged high-profile corrupt Nigerians from travelling abroad without any legal basis and a judicial authorization is clearly arbitrary, repressive and illegal, as it breaches constitutional rights and the country’s international obligations, which protect the rights... Read more
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Debunks Reports Of Endorsing President Buhari’s Re-election Bid
Former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has denied media reports that she has endorsed the re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari. Okonjo-Iweala took to her twitter handle to react to a newspaper publication in which she was quoted as endorsing President Buhari while giving a speech at a United... Read more
One Person Killed As Governor Tambuwal’s Motorcade Is Attacked
The Police Command in Sokoto State has confirmed the death of one person as a result of stray bullets fired when hoodlums allegedly attacked Gov. Aminu Tambuwal’s motorcade in Sokoto on Saturday. The command’s spokesperson, DSP Cordelia Nwawe, told newsmen that one other person who was injured during the incident had... Read more
We Were Not Consulted – South East Leaders Knock Atiku For Picking Peter Obi As VP
Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in the South East, have raised objection on the method their party’s presidential running mate, Peter Obi was chosen and announced without their consultation, Vanguard reports. The leaders who meet in Enugu on Saturday, said they only heard about Obi’s choice in... Read more
Real Reason Why Atiku Picked Peter Obi As His Running Mate
The Director General of the Atiku Abubakar Presidential Campaign Organisation, Otunba Gbenga Daniel yesterday revealed why former Anambra State governor, Mr. Peter Obi, was picked as the running mate to the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. In a statement last night, Daniel said... Read more