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BREAKING NEWS: Court Dismisses Saraki’s Application: Says Embattled Senate President Must Face Corruption Trial

A Federal High Court in Abuja has again dismissed the application by Senate President Bukola Saraki seeking nullification of his ongoing trial at the Code ... Full story

Panama Papers Reveal Shell Companies Linked To Africa’s Richest Man Dangote

At least 100,000 secret bank account operators with financial assets of some $100-billion were exposed in the leaks WORTH a staggering $15.4-billion, Nigerian businessperson and industrialist ... Full story

World Bank To Invest U.S.$2.5 Billion In Education Projects For Girls

By Obinna Chima World Bank Group President, Jim Yong Kim on Wednesday announced that the Group would invest $2.5 billion over five years in education projects ... Full story

Akinwunmi Ambode Confirms Lagos To Sign MOU On 4th Mainland Bridge Before May 29

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Thursday, assured that the State Government will formally sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), with investors for the ... Full story

Fayose Writes Chinese Government To Stop Nigeria's Loan Request

By Samuel Ogundipe The rift between the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, and President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government took another dimension as the governor wrote a ... Full story

National Assembly Moves To Override Buhari’s Veto On 2016 Budget

Controversy over the 2016 budget is far from over, as Senate President Bukola Saraki has moved against attempt by President Muhammadu Buhari to doctor the ... Full story

600 Foreigners Cancel Flight To Ghana Due To TB Joshua's Terror Prophecy

The fear and panic that has gripped the country following increasing terror threats heightened by a doom prophecy by Nigerian prophet and televangelist, Temitope Balogun ... Full story

Boko Haram Offering Different Groups Of Chibok Girls For Ransom

By Bolaji Adebiyi, Tobi Soniyi and Michael Olugbode Following the broadcast of the proof of life video showing 15 of the abducted Chibok girls by US ... Full story

Read On How Ezekwesili Advice FG On How To Rescue Chibok Girls

The Bring Back Our Girls (BBoG), an advocacy group, on Thursday advised the Federal Government to adopt the new instrument of Verification, Authentication and Reunification ... Full story

Fulani Herdsmen Threaten Ondo Community Over Killing Of Kinsman

The Fulani herdsmen working in Ondo State have called on the state Police command to investigate the killing of one of them, Dan Bako, who ... Full story

Akpabio Accuses Dino Melaye And APC Leaders For Using Kidnapped Chibok Girls To Win 2015 Elections

The immediate past governor of Akwa Ibom State and Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio, Thursday accused his colleague, Dino Melaye and other leaders of the ... Full story

Find Out How Much Nigeria Loses On Shipment Of Crude Oil And You Will Be Shock

The president, Nigeria Indigenous Ship Owners Association, NISA, Aminu Umar, said the nation was losing $700 million (N137.9 billion) monthly to dominance of crude oil ... Full story

President Buhari Swear To Deal With Oil Militants Like Boko Haram

Nigeria’s President Buhari has vowed to crack down on groups responsible for attacks on oil pipelines, which have contributed to a fuel shortage in the ... Full story

Shiite Counsel Says Zakzaky Has Lost His Left Eye And Left Hand Is Paralysed

John Shiklam in Kaduna Counsel to the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), otherwise known as Shiites, wednesday disclosed that the leader of the movement, Sheikh Ibrahim ... Full story

Presidency Fires UK Telegraph For Accusing Buhari Of Fighting Opponents With Foreign Aid

The presidency has replied a staff writer of The Telegraph, United Kingdom, Mr. Con Coughlin over his recent reports where he claimed that President Muhammadu ... Full story

FG Accused Of Diverting UK Aid To Persecute Buhari’s Political Foes

Tobi Soniyi with agency report Hundreds of millions of pounds of British foreign aid given to Nigeria to help combat Boko Haram terrorists is instead being ... Full story

Governor Fayose Also Jets Out To China Few Days After Criticizing President Buhari’s China Trip

Few days after lambasting President Muhammadu Buhari's trip to China, Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, has also travelled to China to attend the country’s 119th ... Full story

Angola's Yellow Fever Outbreak Shows Funding Vaccines Is Critical

Angola was declared polio-free by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in December – a public health triumph. It set the stage for a similar declaration ... Full story

Commission Of Inquiry Begins Investigation On Missing N70bn Under Shema

The Katsina State Judicial Commission of Inquiry to investigate alleged N70.3 billion missing during immediate past administration, held its inaugural sitting in Katsina on Tuesday. The ... Full story

Panama Papers: EFCC Threatens To Probe Public Office Holders And Prominent Nigerians Involved

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has vowed to probe all government officials and prominent Nigerians linked to secret foreign accounts and firms in ... Full story

Boko Haram: British Minister Arrives Nigeria to offer assistance

UK Minister for International Development, Nick Hurd, has arrived in Nigeria on his first trip to the country. During his stay, Minister Hurd will focus on ... Full story

UK Telegraph Reveals: Buhari Using Britain’s Money To Fight Opposition Not Boko Haram

Hundreds of millions of pounds of British foreign aid given to Nigeria to help combat Boko Haram terrorists is instead allegedly being used to fund ... Full story

Fulani Herdsmen Attack Taraba Villages And kills 15

The Taraba State Police Commissioner, Shaba Alkali on Tuesday said suspected Fulani herdsmen attacked Dori and Mesuma villages in Gashaka Local Government Area of the ... Full story

Nigeria Army And Shiite Clash: 347 Killed And Buried At Midnight

The judicial commission on inquiry into the clash between the Nigerian Army and members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria yesterday heard that not less ... Full story

Senate Asks Rotimi Amaechi To Resign Or Apologize To Senate

The Nigerian Senate has asked the Minister of Transport, Chibuike Amaechi, to resign his appointment as Minister or apologize to the Senate and Nigerians over ... Full story

Boko Haram Plans Assassination Of Geography Teachers

Boko Haram has singled out geography teachers in Nigeria as targets for assassination, according to a report by the Human Rights Watch. Western education’s principles of ... Full story

Nigeria March Inflation Soars To Almost Four Years High Of 12.8%

Economists surveyed by Bloomberg forecast inflation of 11.8% Food prices surged 12.7% in March from a year before Nigeria’s inflation rate climbed to the highest in almost ... Full story

Tankers Drivers Deny Diverting Fuel To Neighboring Countries

Petroleum Tankers Drivers (PTD) said their members were not involved in diversion of petroleum products to neighboring countries. This is contained in a statement signed by ... Full story

Plateau Gets N10 Billion Loan To Complete Roads

By Hir Joseph Jos — The Plateau State Government has acquired a N10 billion infrastructure loan from the Federal Government to complete roads awarded by the ... Full story

David Mark: PDP Will Return To Power In 2019

Former Senate President, David Mark has explained why the Peoples Democratic Party was defeated in the 2015 general elections. He attributed the reason for the defeat ... Full story

Fuel Scarcity : Blame The Rot In Oil Sector Not Buhari Says Maitama Sule

By Hamisu Muhammad Elder statesman and Nigeria's former Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Alhaji Yusuf Maitaima Sule (Dan Masanin Kano), has said the present fuel ... Full story

TB Joshua fingered In Panama Papers

Popular man of God, Prophet T.B Joshua of the Synagogue Church of All Nations has been fingered in the controversial Panama Papers. According to Premium Times, ... Full story

Latest News: Buhari Arrives In China On One Week Working Visit

President Muhammadu Buhari has finally landed in China on a one-week working visit. According to the presidential spokesperson, Garba Shehu, the President is in the Asian ... Full story

Nigeria Launch Investigation Into ‘Gay’ Swiss Ambassador

The Nigerian Government is to investigate claims that Switzerland’s Ambassador to the country is living with his husband. Eric Mayoraz arrived in Nigeria last year and ... Full story

Boko Haram Demands $50m Ransom For Release Of Kidnapped Chibok Schoolgirls

Boko Haram is seeking a ransom of nearly £40m for the release of the 219 schoolgirls that it kidnapped from the Nigerian town of Chibok ... Full story

Buhari Tasks Armed Forces On War Against Insurgency

Minna – President Muhammadu Buhari has enjoined the Nigerian Armed Forces to sustain the tempo in the ongoing war against insurgency in the North-East of ... Full story

TB Joshua Prophecize 'Foreign Attack' On Ghana And Nigeria (VIDEO)

Popular Nigerian Prophet, JB Joshua, has asked members of his Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) to pray against planned ‘foreign attacks’ on Ghana and ... Full story

Hon. Bala Faruk Calls For Equitable Distribution Of Special Intervention Projects

The member representing Bida/Gbako/Kachah federal constituency of Niger State, Hon. Muhammadu Bala Faruk has criticised the formula currently being used in distribution of special intervention ... Full story

Presidency Heads To China To Seek For $2bn As Loan

President Muhammadu Buhari will visit China on Sunday to sign a loan infrastructure projects deal worth about $2 billion and the low interest loan is ... Full story

Read Why Buhari Was Absent At Budget Review

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) yesterday began a review of the details of the 2016 budget which the National Assembly transmitted to President Muhammadu Buhari ... Full story

IMF: Buhari’s FX Policy Affecting The Economy

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is happy with President Muhammadu Buhari’s “progress” with the fight against corruption and insurgency.   In its staff report for the 2016 ... Full story

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