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Federal Government Suspends Distribution Of N9.2bn Clean Cook Stoves

Federal Government has suspend the distribution of the N9.2 billion presidential intervention clean cook stoves meant for rural women in Nigeria. Meanwhile, the Ministry of Environment ... Full story

Nigerian, AU Officials Maltreated, Cheated Ebola Volunteers In Liberia, Sierra Leone

Nigerians who volunteered to help fight the deadly Ebola disease in Sierra Leone and Liberia, returned home a fortnight ago, after spending about six months ... Full story

Court Threatens NDA Commandant With Jail Sentence

A Kaduna State High Court yesterday threatened to jail the Commandant of Nigerian Defence Academy, NDA, Kaduna, Major General Muhammed Inuwa Idris over contempt of ... Full story

Atrocities Committed By Nigerian Army - Amnesty International (Viewers Discretion)

The Nigerian military has starved, suffocated, tortured to death or otherwise executed more than 8,000 people in its quest to eradicate the terrorist group Boko ... Full story

N8BN Fraud: CBN Staff Own Posh Cars, Petrol Stations, Palatial Buildings

The court trial of some Ibadan based bankers indicted over the theft of N8 billion worth of mutilated banknotes was yesterday told of the stupendous ... Full story

Ndigbo ll Never Suffer Under Buhari’s Administration - George Moghalu

Against the backdrop of insinuations that the South-East geopolitical zone would suffer neglect by the new administration of President Muhammadu Buhari for giving him a ... Full story

Government Schools Reject Students Displaced By Boko Haram Over Academic Documents

Government schools in Abuja are turning away hundreds of students displaced by Boko Haram from northern Nigeria, denying them education on the grounds that they ... Full story

President Buhari's Full Speech During Visit To Niger Republic (Read)

PROTOCOL, Permit me to begin first and foremost, by expressing my deepest thanks to my host and brother, H.E. President Mahamadou ISSOUFOU and the good people ... Full story

100 Bodies Retrieved So Far In Ghanaian Filling Station Fire

Wednesday night’s fire that razed down the GOIL filling station at the Kwame Nkrumah Circle in Accra, Wednesday night, has left about 100 people dead. ... Full story

Amnesty International Wants Ihejirika, Badeh, Others Probed For War Crimes

Amnesty International has called on President Muhammadu Buhari and the International Criminal Court in the Hague, Netherlands to investigate some former and serving Nigerian service ... Full story

N8bn Scam: Cash Assistant Has N134m In One Account - EFCC

Hearing in the Central Bank of Nigeria N8bn mutilated currency fraud suit continued at the Federal High Court, Ibadan on Wednesday as the Economic and ... Full story

FG Will Assist Anambra On Petrol Tanker Victims - Yemi Osibanjo

The Federal Government has promised to assist the Anambra State Government in taking care of the victims of the Sunday petrol tanker accident at Asaba ... Full story

Gang Steals Cars By Causing Accident

A suspected member of a car-snatching gang, Sunday Ozor, has said the gang’s mode of operation was to cause a minor accident so that the ... Full story

Nigerian Ebola Volunteers To Sierra Leone, Liberia Locked Up In Hotel

Nigerians who who returned to Abuja more than a week ago after months of volunteer service in the fight against Ebola in Liberia and Sierra ... Full story

Rhythm 93 7 FM Presenter, Iphie Aggrey-Fynn Shot Dead

Rhythm 93.7FM PH on-air personality, writer and motivational speaker, Iphie Aggrey-Fynn was shot dead by armed robbers along Aba-Port Harcourt expressway yesterday.     The Ghanaian-born OAP and ... Full story

I Thought My Mother Was My Sister, Dencia Speaks About Her Depression

Whitenicious queen, Dencia has done well for herself. She has a flourishing business which is one of the most talked about. Her music career is ... Full story

Police Arrest Over 30 Suspected Cult Members After Gun Battle

The Rivers State Police Command on Tuesday paraded about 36 suspected cultists, who were arrested after engaging security operatives in gun duel. The men were ... Full story

Gunmen Kidnap Ondo State Regent

The regent of Akungba Akoko Township in Ondo State, Princess Mojisola Omosowon has been kidnapped. She was kidnapped this morning along Owo-Akure road on her ... Full story

Enrique Iglesias Hand Injury Is Worse Than Expected

Enrique Iglesias's hand injuries are worse than expected, his spokesperson has said. The 40-year-old sliced his fingers open when he tried to grab a drone camera, ... Full story

Fifa's Sepp Blatter Under Investigation In US

Fifa president Sepp Blatter is being investigated by US officials as part of their inquiry into corruption at the world football body, US media say. The ... Full story

Synagogue Church Of All Nations: Court Fixes July 8 For Judgement

The Coroner ‘s Inquest into the collapse of a guest house on September 12, 2014 at the Synagogue Church of All Nations, SCOAN, yesterday fixed ... Full story

NEPAD Workers Protest Jonathan Assistant’s Reappointment

There was commotion at the Nigerian headquarters of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development on Tuesday as workers of the agency engaged in fisticuffs, while ... Full story

Senators, House Of Representatives To Leave With 109 Jeeps, 360 Exotic Cars

Senators and members of the House of Representatives will go home with the operational vehicles of the National Assembly currently in their possession as the ... Full story

President Buhari Likely To Head Oil Ministry In New Cabinet

There are speculations that President Muhammadu Buhari will keep the petroleum minister portfolio for himself in the new cabinet rather than trust anyone else with ... Full story

Billionaire Gives Away N120b Fortune, Becomes A Monk With No Asset

According to reports, Forbes Millionaire, Bhanwarlal Doshi, 58, who is said to be worth over $600m has given away all his fortune. Doshi who owns a ... Full story

Sepp Blatter To Resign As Fifa President Amid Corruption Scandal

Sepp Blatter says he will resign as president of football's governing body Fifa amid a corruption scandal. In announcing his exit, the 79-year-old Swiss has called ... Full story

NDLEA Serves Notice Of Application To Extradite Buruji Kashamu To U.S

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Tuesday served a notice of application for the extradition of Seantor-elect, Buruji Kashamu, to the United States ... Full story

Olusegun Obasanjo Didn’t Want Me To Be Governor - Liyel Imoke

It was time for yet another reminiscence Monday, as the immediate past governor of Cross River State, Senator Liyel Imoke disclosed that persons including former ... Full story

Bola Ige’s Murder Case Can Be Reopened - Solomon Arase

Fourteen years after the gruesome murder of a former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Chief Bola Ige (SAN), the Inspector-General of ... Full story

Probing: Inside The Huge Scam Leading To Sale Of Nigeria’s Aluminium Plant, ALSCON, To Russia’s RUSAL

Once booming with life and economic activity, Nigeria’s “Smelter City” suffered an agonizing reversal of fortune following the closure of the Aluminium Smelter Company of Nigeria last year. ALSCON, ... Full story

How Our Father Raped Us - Daughters

Oyo State Police Command has arrested a man who allegedly defiled his two under-aged biological daughters and two of his nieces, all between 14 and ... Full story

Police Uncover Kidnappers Underground Cell, Shrine In Ibadan

A shrine, suspected to be a hideout for kidnappers has been discovered by Oyo State Police Command at Isase, Ojoku, in Ona Ara Local Government ... Full story

N8bn Currency Fraud: How We Discovered - CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday explained how it discovered the N8 billion currency fraud. In a statement issued yesterday, Director, Corporate Communications, CBN, ... Full story

N15bn Money Laundering: EFCC Detains Nyako For 10 Hours

Embattled former governor of Adamawa State, Admiral Murtala Nyako, yesterday, surrendered to anti-graft agency, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, where he was quizzed for ... Full story

My Life Threatened For Doing The Best For My Country – Diezani Alison Madueke

Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke has alleged that her life is being threatened by members of a powerful cabal who benefited from petroleum subsidy fraud. The Nigeria’s first ... Full story

How PDP Money Strategy Backfired - Alhaji Tanko Yakasai

Elder-statesman Alhaji Tanko Yakasai, was a frontline leader of the Northern Elements Progressive Union, NEPU during the First Republic and played an active part in ... Full story

Nyesome Wike, Amaechi Vandalized Government House

Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike has raised alarm about vandalization of the government house by the immediate past administration of Rotimi Amaechi.  As a result, ... Full story

Chocolat Royal: NAFDAC DG Paul Ohii Under Pressure As More Cold Rooms Uncovered

The National Agency for Foods and Drugs Administration Commission, (NAFDAC) said it has discovered yet another two illegal cold rooms stocked with contaminated food products ... Full story

Nigerian Jailed 5 Years For Raping Norwegian Tourist

A Municipal court in Cambodia has sentenced a Nigerian man, Ekwegbalu Udok Ugochukwu, 26, to 5 years imprisonment for beating and rapping a Norwegian tourist, ... Full story

N8bn Fraud: EFCC Arrest 6 CBN Officials, 16 Other Bankers

Six top officials of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, and 16 other workers of commercial banks in the country have been arrested by the Economic ... Full story

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