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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

Wike’s Aide Denies Been Caught With Military Uniform And Cash During Rivers Re - Run Election

The Special Adviser on Special Projects to Rivers State Governor, Cyril Dum Wite,on Monday denied reports that he was arrested for been in possession of ... Full story

Report Says: Western Governments Know Where Chibok Schoolgirls Are

Both the British and United States (U.S.) governments knew where some of the schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram members from Chibok but felt powerless to ... Full story

Confusion In Ondo Military Barrack Over Killing Of 25 Year Old Woman

Men of the 32 Artillery Brigade of the Nigerian Army, Owena Barracks in Akure, the Ondo State capital are presently battling on how to unravel ... Full story

Rivers Re Run: INEC Decides To Release Results On Wednesday

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will investigate alleged distribution of fake result sheets in some polling units in Saturday’s legislative re-run elections ... Full story

Abuja Shooting: Court Orders Police To Pay N50m To Victims

An Abuja High Court under Justice O. O. Goodluck has ordered the Nigeria Police to pay the sum of N50,000,000 as damages to one Mr. ... Full story

Nyesom Wike: No INEC Official has Powers to Cancel Already Declared Results

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has declared that no official of the Independent national Electoral Commission (INEC) has powers to cancel results already declared by ... Full story

Senator Rowland Owie Urges Buhari To Release Nnamdi Kanu

Senator Rowland Owie has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to order the release of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu. In a ... Full story

INEC Releases 10 Results

 • PDP wins eight state constituencies, one House seat, APC victorious in one constituency  • Wike, Peterside’s security aides in shootout, one killed  • Amaechi, governor clash ... Full story

Re Run Polls: Shooting Continue In Rivers

By Jimitota Onoyume, Dapo Akinrefon, Charles Kumolu, Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Davies Iheanachor & Rotimi Ojomoyela PORT-HARCOURT — THE orgy of violence, which characterised Saturday’s re-run polls for ... Full story

BREAKING: Supreme Court Upholds Ishaku’s Election As Taraba Governor

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Supreme Court has affirmed the election of Mr. Darius Ishaku of the Peoples Democratic Party as Governor of Taraba State. In a unanimous ... Full story

Biafra: DSS Threatening To Kill Kanu Like They Killed Abiola

Embattled leader of the Indigenous People of Bifra, IPOB, and Director of Radio Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has accused the Department of State Services, DSS, of ... Full story

Kano Political Crisis Deepens As Police Arrest Kwankwaso’s Aide And Others

– Police arrested Yunusa Adamu Dangwani, the chief of staff to former governor of Kano state Rabiu Kwankwaso – Dangwani and other political associates of Kwankwaso ... Full story

Ibrahim Gaidam Sacks Yobe University Vice Chairman

Professor Yakubu Muktar has been appointed as the new Vice Chancellor, Yobe State University to replace former Vice Chancellor, Professor Musa Alabe following what was ... Full story

Rivers Re Run: PDP Will Win And Opposition Wants FG to Impose Emergency Rule Says Wike

Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers said on Sunday that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would win Saturday’s re-run legislative elections in the state because it ... Full story

Read Why Senate Stops Road Construction In Jonathan’s Home Town

– The Senate committee on Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) projects carried out an inspection of some ongoing projects in Bayelsa state – The contractor collected ... Full story

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