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Jonathan Dedicates Award To Nigerians, Says We Shamed “Doomsday Prophets”

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has said that Nigerians have proved wrong those who prophesied doom in for Nigeria during and after the 2015 general elections. Goodluck ... Full story

Rivers Re Run: INEC Reels Out More Results In Favour Of PDP

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has released more results from the legislative re-run election held on the 19th of March in Rivers State. In the ... Full story

FG Warns Muslims: Stop Being Violent And Respect Constituted Authorities

The Federal Government has urged Muslims to respect constituted authorities in order to promote national security, stability and cohesion. Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed gave ... Full story

Islamic Scholar Sentenced To Death By Hanging And Flown To Abuja By DSS

An Upper Shari’ah Court in Kano yesterday sentenced an Islamic scholar, Abdulaziz Dauda, popularly known as Abdul Inyass, to death for blasphemous statements against the ... Full story

Muhammadu Buhari Claims: We Have Evidence That Oil Proceeds Were Diverted Into Private Pockets – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that Nigerian authorities have seen documents disclosing that proceeds from past crude oil sales were diverted to personal accounts rather ... Full story

EFCC Warns Falae, Yakassai, Metuh And Others: Return All You Took Or Face Jail

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has warned that all politicians who shared in the allegedly diverted $2.1billion arms deal must return what they ... Full story

Governor Shettima: Jonathan Called 19 Days After Abduction Of Chibok Girls

Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State yesterday disclosed that the immediate past President, Goodluck Jonathan only called to enquire about the 200 Chibok school girls ... Full story

I Have No Problems With Buhari’s Disobedience Of Court Orders Says Chief Justice of Nigeria

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Mahmud Mohammed, has said he had no problems with President Muhammadu Buhari or any agency of government over ... Full story

El-Rufai Will Not Withdraw Religious Bill Despite Criticism

Malam Uba Sani, the Political Adviser to the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has said the governor will not backtrack on his programmes for the ... Full story

Presidency: Suicide Bomber Was Heavily Drugged Between 9-12 Years

Cameroonian health and security officials on Monday started the treatment of an arrested suicide bomber who claimed to be one of the 219 missing Chibok ... Full story

Governor Kashim Shettima : Boko Haram Has Destroyed 1 Million Homes In Borno

The Borno Government on Monday said about one million private houses had been destroyed by suspected Boko Haram insurgents in the few years of their ... Full story

Guber Race: PDP Will Chase APC Out Of Edo State Says Lawmaker

A member of the House of Representatives, Joseph Edionwele, has said that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will chase away the Governor Adams Oshiomhole-led All ... Full story

Army Declares War On Militants And Invades Gbaramatu

The Nigerian military has declared a war on militants in the Niger Delta over their reported renewed bombing of oil and gas pipelines in the ... Full story

Goodluck Jonathan Becomes First African Leader To Receive Martin Luther Award

Former President, Goodluck Jonathan has been awarded the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) Presidential Award in Atlanta, Georgia. The award is in recognition of his leadership ... Full story

Nigerian Professional Footballer Arrested With 105 Grams Cocaine

A 28-year-old professional football player from Nigeria has been arrested on drug trafficking charges with 105 grams of fine quality cocaine, police said today. Izu Chukwu ... Full story

BREAKING NEWS: Former Presidential Candidate Tunji Braithwaite Is Dead

Front line politician, lawyer and former presidential candidate of the oldest surviving political party in the country, Nigeria Advance Party (NAP) Dr. Tunji Braithwaite is ... Full story

Two Died At Fatgbems While Cleaning Underground Fuel Tank

Two men identified as Adekunle Ipaye and another nicknamed ‘United’ got trapped and died in a confined underground fuel tank in Lagos. According to investigation conducted ... Full story

Power Generation Drops To 2,841MW Despite Buhari’s Promise

The output from power generating plants in the country as at Thursday dropped to 2,841MW, despite President Muhammadu Buhari’s pronouncement that his administration will generate ... Full story

Troops Clear Remnants Of Boko Haram Terrorists In Kala Balge (Photo)

In furtherance of efforts to make the North East safe and secure from the nefarious and criminal activities of the remnants of Boko Haram terrorists, ... Full story

Hon Afolabi Akanni: DSS Apprehend Me Without A Warrant, Just To Impeach Fayose

A member of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Hon Afolabi Akanni, who was arrested by men of the Department of State Se­curity (DSS) recently, ... Full story

Rivers Re Run: Buhari Vows To React: Election Violence In Nigeria Is Shameful

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that it is shameful for Nigerians to experience brutality during elections at this stage of its political development. Buhari made the ... Full story

Ortom Denies Building Private University

Gov. Samuel Ortom said in Makurdi on Thursday that he was not building a private university. Ortom made the clarification while conducting the Benue Executive Council ... Full story

TB Joshua Predicts A Bleak 2016 For President Muhammadu Buhari

Prophet TB Joshua has released predictions for 2016.  This Year’s predictions are centered on the African Continent.  Joshua, who is the Pastor of The Synagogue, ... Full story

2019: APC Caucus Endorses Buhari For Second Term

– President Muhammadu Buhari has been endorsed for a second term in office – Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) caucus endorsed Buhari at a ... Full story

Oshiomhole Blasts Those Calling For Emefiele’s Sack As CBN Governor

Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has lambasted those behind the recent call for the sack of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governor, Mr ... Full story

FG Track Kashamu Again And Orders EFCC To Probe Firm Over Stamp Duty Collection

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), has directed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to probe Kasmal ... Full story

Uber Launches Abuja Transport Service

Uber, an innovative technology platform, which offers efficient transport service in major cities across Africa, has launched its service in Abuja. In a statement made available ... Full story

Drama As Armed Policemen Storm Courtroom During Badeh’s Trial

A mild drama occurred on Thursday morning at the Federal High Court in Abuja as armed policemen stormed the courtroom when the trial of a ... Full story

Ibinabo Fiberesima Steps Down As AGN President And Emeka Ike To Take Over

President of the Actors’ Guild of Nigeria, AGN, Ibinabo Fiberesima-Egbuka has been ordered to vacate the exalted office of the AGN and hand over to ... Full story

Armsgate: I Won’t Come To Court, Unless You Kidnapp Me Says Dasuki

Embattled former National Security Adviser (NSA) Col. Sambo Dasuki again refused to appear in court for his trial on Wednesday. His absence, however, stalled his trial ... Full story

Troops Rescue 180 And kill Boko Haram Terrorists In Mafa LG [PHOTOS]

In continuation of the offensive against remnants of Boko Haram terrorists, troops of 7 Division Garrison and 112 Battalion, assisted by some Civilian JTF, on ... Full story

Ohaneze Ndigbo Begs IPOB: Don’t Turn To Armed Struggle

The youth wing of the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has appealed to the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), to rescind its threat to ... Full story

Brussels Explosion Update: The 2 Suicide Bombers Were Brothers

Recent investigations into the multiple bombings in Brussels have revealed that the two suicide bombers who carried out the attacks in Brussels airport on Tuesday ... Full story

BIAFRA| IPOB Chooses Emeka Anyaoku And Alex Ekwueme To Negotiate On It’s Behalf

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, on Wednesday has said that is willing to allow former Vice President, Dr. Alex Ekwueme to speak on its ... Full story

Bully Boys Attack Former Kogi Governor Idris Wada At Election Tribunal

Former governor of Kogi State, Idris Wada was reportedly attacked by thugs on Tuesday, March 22, by hauling stones at him. The incident took places at ... Full story

Fayemi Ignore Ekiti Assembly Summons Over N852m UBEC Fund

Dr. Kayode Fayemi, the former Governor of Ekiti State, on Tuesday failed to appear before the Ekiti State House of Assembly to defend himself against ... Full story

Nigeria Customs Service Bans Rice Importation By Land Borders

Nigeria Customs Service has re-introduced the restriction order on importation of rice through land borders across the country. Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (Rtd) gave ... Full story

Gunmen Kidnap 3 Popular Kaduna Pastors And Demand N100m

Members of the Taraya Ekklesiyoyin Kristi A Nigeria (Fellowship of Churches of Christ in Nigeria, TEKAN), have been thrown into confusion following the kidnapping of ... Full story

N45.9bn Fraud: EFCC To Try Tompolo Separately

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Tuesday separated a former Niger Delta militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo, alias Tompolo, from 40 counts of alleged N45.9bn ... Full story

No Hiding Place For These 7 Ex Governors As EFCC Traces Their $200b Loot To UAE (SEE LIST)

– Chairman of the EFCC Ibrahim Magu arrives UAE to recover $200billion loot – EFCC beams searchlight on seven former governors, six former ministers, a fleeing ... Full story

Rivers Rerun: U.S Embassy Sends Strong Warning To Wike And Amaechi

– U.S. Embassy condemns the violence reported in the Rivers rerun – At least five people were killed during the rerun elections Reactions have continued to trail ... Full story

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