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Azerbaijan President, Ilham Aliyev Names His Wife As Country’s First Vice President

Do we call this true love or gross disrespect for power? Today, Azerbaijan’s president, Ilham Aliyev, 55, appointed his wife Mehriban, 52, as the first

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Governor’s Wife Begs Villagers: Reduce Bride Price So That Our Young Men Can Get Married

Considering the harsh economic recession in the land, the wife of the Benue State Governor, Mrs. Eunice Ortom has called on traditional rulers to discard

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Importation of Indian Gari, Nigerian Paradox

By Sola OgundipeREPORTS of imported gari packaged as “Ïndian gari” displayed and sold to the public in a Lagos supermarket, came as a rude shock

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NBC Gives Channels, STV, DAAR Two-Week Ultimatum To Pay N1.676b Debts

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) may revoke the operating licences of three broadcast stations – Channels Television, Silverbird Communications Limited and DAAR Communication Plc –

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Buhari Still Needs More Rest In The UK Says Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari is staying back in the United Kingdom because he needs more rest, the Presidency said yesterday. But there is no cause for alarm,

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Anti-Corruption: Whistle-Blower Exposes Fresh N8.4 Billion Tucked In A Bank Account

The EFCC operatives are battling to resolve the mystery, following the discovery of the bank account with N8.4billion which has no signatories The huge deposit has

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Enugu Govt Seal Off Branches Of Commercial Banks In The State Over N1bn Debt (Photos)

The Enugu State Board of Internal Revenue (BIR) on Monday sealed 36 branches of eight commercial banks allegedly indebted to the state government to the

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Patience Jonathan Demands Fresh N2 Billion As Damages From EFCC

A Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has adjourned to April 24, 2017 a suit filed by wife of former President of

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Specialists: 6 million Rivers Residents Risk Cancer

About six million residents of Rivers State face the risk of developing cancer of the lung and other respiratory problems, following the never-ending raining of

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President Buhari Orders Return of Egbesu Sword To Niger Delta

As the Federal Government intensifies effort to appease the restive Niger Delta region to stabilise oil production, President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate return

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Senate Committee Challenges EFCC To probe NNPC, CBN, Finance Ministry

A senate committee has challenged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to investigate officials of the finance ministry, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the

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Former President Of Ghana, Jerry Rawlings: It’s Unfortunate Some Nigerians Are Praying For Buhari To Die

Ghana’s former President, Jerry John Rawlings, has bemoaned Nigerians praying for President Muhammadu Buhari’s death. He described the emergence of President Buhari as a divine intervention

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Naira Now Worst Currency In Africa Under Buhari Says Ekweremadu

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has accused the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration of making the Naira the worst currency in Africa. Ekweremadu

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Reuben Abati: I Want To Go To London To See Buhari

When 15 million plus Nigerians voted for President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2015 General elections, their expectation was that he would be available to serve

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Donald Trump Is Radical, Obama Was Arrogant Says Mugabe

Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe has come out openly on United States president, Donald Trump, describing his Mexico wall policy as "nasty". In excerpts of an interview to

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Lawyer Withdraws Suit Against Magu’s Confirmation

The court case filed against the confirmation of Ibrahim Magu as the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, by lawyer, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa,

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Bola Tinubu, Orji Kalu Get Chieftaincy Titles From Olubadan

The Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji will be honour All Progressives Congress, APC national leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, former governor of Abia State, Dr.

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List of Things Osinbajo Has Done In One Month of Buhari's Absence

Ever since President Muhammadu Buhari submitted a letter the Senate proceeding on a 10-day vacation, which is in its 32nd day this Sunday, the responsibility

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President Buhari, Saraki Meet Again In London

President Muhammadu Buhari again met with Senate President, Bukola Saraki in London on Sunday evening, the presidency’s official Twitter account said. It was their second meeting

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FG Warns South Africa: You’re Pushing Nigeria To The Wall

Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora has called on the South African government to take decisive and definitive

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Collapsed building: Lagos Sues Lekki Gardens Boss And Others

The Lagos State Government has filed criminal charges against the Managing Director of Lekki Gardens Estate Ltd, Richard Nyong, and others over the collapse of

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Corruption Cases: FG To Sack Five SANs As Prosecutors

The Federal Government is currently investigating its team of special prosecutors to fish out those who may be operating with conflict of interest. Five Senior Advocates

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Turkey Car Bombing Kills 3 Year Old Boy, 15 People Injured

Turkish state-run news agency Anadolu is reporting that a 3-year-old boy died and at least 15 other people were wounded when a car bomb exploded

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Three Dead, 23 Injured As Bus Plunges Into Lagos Canal

By Bose Adelaja, with agency reports THREE people were recovered dead while 23 others sustained injuries after a luxury bus with registration number Anambra GDD 386

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Sen Ben Bruce: Is This Change?

Two weeks ago, the Chairman of the Senate Committee of the Federal Capital Territory, Senator Dino Melaye, made a startling revelation that shook me and

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Pope Francis Warn Youngsters: Stop Texting During Meals

Pope Francis told youngsters on Friday to get off their phones during family meals, warning that the death of face-to-face conversations can have dire consequences

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FG To Concession Nigerian Railway Corporation

The Federal Government has concluded arrangements to concession the Nigerian Railway Corporation to any reputable foreign company. Chairman of the NRC, Usman Abubakar, revealed this to

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Sen Ben Bruce: Many Nigerians Can’t eat, Yet N40m Budgeted For Aso Rock Wildlife

Ben Bruce, senator representing Bayelsa east, says it’s heartbreaking that at a time many Nigerians can’t afford to eat, N40 million in the 2017 budget

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Nigeria’s Debt Profile Is $57.39bn

Abraham Nwankwo, director-general of the Debt Management Office (DMO), on Thursday revealed that the nation’s total debt profile as of December 31, 2016, was $57.39

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2017 Budget: Are civil servants going to eat “Gucci Eba”, or “Prada rice”? Says Dino Melaye

Senator Dino Melaye has canvassed for the use of spiritual faculties in the scrutiny of the 2017 budget by the National Assembly in order to

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Court Gives Obanikoro 7 Days To Settle Defamation Suit Against Premium Times

A Lagos High Court has ordered Musiliu Obanikoro, a former junior minister of defence, to settle before the Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), within seven days,

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FRSC To Sanction Speed Limiting Device Defaulters Plying Auchi-Okene Highway

The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) in Auchi, has called on motorists plying the Auchi-Okene Highway to install speed limiting device in their vehicles and

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Enugu Youths Jubiliate Over Gov. Ugwuanyi’s Victory

Youths in Enugu State on Thursday stormed major streets of the coal city in celebration of the Appeal Court judgment affirming, Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, as

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Ozekhome Asks Court To Vacate Freezing Order On His Account

Lagos – A Lagos-based lawyer, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), has asked a Federal High Court in Lagos to vacate an interim order freezing his account. Recalled

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Fire Razes 13 Buildings, 10 Vehicles, Goods Worths of N100 million In Onitsha

A night inferno on Wednesday razed a filling station, 10 vehicles, 13 buildings and other property worth millions of naira on Upper New Market Road

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Gov. Emmanuel Develops New Job Portal ‘Hire A Workman’

As part of the strategies to re-orientate the people to become self-reliant, the Governor Udom Emmanuel-led government of Akwa Ibom State has unveiled a social

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Kogi Workers Are Going Through Pains Says Okai Austin

The National Cordinator PDP Youth Frontier Mr.Usman Okai Austin in this interview confessed that workers in the state are going through pains over unpaid salaries. How

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FRSC: Don’t Hand Over Your Tankers To Motor Boys

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Lagos State Command, has advised tanker drivers to desist from handing over their tankers to their motor boys. Mr Hyginius

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Fayose Tells Oshiomhole: I Hand You Over To God

Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose on Wednesday night wished a brighter future for former Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomole and the outgoing Governor of

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Two Corps Members Die In Auto Crash

Two members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) died in an auto crash along the Taraba- Benue federal highway on Thursday. The deceased persons were

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Judge Orders Final Forfeiture of N34 billion Linked To Diezani Alison-Madueke

A federal court in Lagos has ordered the final forfeiture of N23.4 billion, N9.08 billion, and $5 million (about N34 billion in total) linked to

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Gov. Nasir El-Rufai: Why Senator Shehu Sani Is Angry With Me

Governor of Kaduna state, Nasir El-rufai has disclosed that his refusal to appoint as commissioners, any of the people Senator Shehu Sani sent to him

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N108bn Fraud: EFCC Seizes Akpabio’s Wife’s School

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has seized a school purportedly belonging to the ex-governor’s wife, Unoma Akpabio. A visit to the school, St. John

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Gov.Ortom Gives Agatu 72 Hours To Produce Soldier’s Killer

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State yesterday gave the people of Agatu 72 hours to produce those of their ‘boys’ who killed one of the

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Traders Charge Aregbesola On Mdividends Of Democracy

Traders at the Orisunbare International Market in Osogbo, Wednesday morning tasked the administration of Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola to deliver more dividend of democracy to them. At

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Aregbesola Unveils ‘Ofada Osun Rice’

Osun state Governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has unveiled ‘Ofada Osun Rice’, a type of Rice produced by the state thereby adding the state among major players in

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INEC Promises Credible Polls In Ekiti, Osun

The National Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) has pledged to conduct credible elections in Ekiti and Osun in 2018. Mr Adedeji Soyebi, the INEC National Commissioner for

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Dariye’s N1.162bn Alleged Fraud Suit Adjourned Till March 2

Justice Adebukola Banjoko of FCT High Court, Gudu, on Wednesday adjourned till March 2, the N1.162 billion fraud suit filed against former Plateau governor, Chief

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PDP To Police: Reconsider Fate Of Dismissed officers

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the Nigeria Police Force to reconsider the fate of the six police officers dismissed for alleged unprofessional conduct

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Sultan of Sokoto Quotes John 3:16, Claims Primate Ayodele Is His Brother

Sa'adu Abubakar the Sultan of Sokoto has described Primate Elijah Babatunde Ayodele, the spiritual head of the INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church as his 'brother'. The Sultan

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World Bank Agrees To Give Nigeria $2.5bn Loan

The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, better known as the World Bank has agreed to give Nigeria $2.5bn loan. One of the conditions for the

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11 Proofs That Show Recession Is Almost Over Says FG

The federal government has given 11 reasons why it believes that the economy is on its way out of recession that has rocked the nation

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Nigeria Army To Recruit 12, 000 Soldiers Says Buratai

Chief of Army Staff, COAS, Lt. Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai has disclosed that the Nigeria Army would recruit 12,000 men in 2017 to help fight

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Saraki, Dogara Travel To London To Visit President Buhari

The Senate president, Bukola Saraki and the speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara have departed for London to meet President Muhammadu Buhari. Channels TV,

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Fani-Kayode: Ekiti People Should Not Suffer Because Of Fayose’s Cpposition To Buhari

Chief Fami Fanikayode former Minister of Aviation and a Peoples Democratic Party chieftain has attacked the Federal Government for refusing to release Ekiti State Government’s

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President Trump Maintains Silence On Phone Conversation With Buhari

Traces of falsehood have continued to trail the august phone call conversation between Presidents Trump and Buhari as the later recuperates from an unknown ailment. US

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Trump To Buhari: U.S.Will Sell Weapons To Nigeria

Nigeria will soon have  weapons from the United States to fight terrorism. President Donald Trump promised yesterday to “cut a new deal” to sell more weapons

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Pastor Ashimolowo’s Church Under Investigation Over Alleged Fraud In UK

The police in London, United Kingdom has kicked off fraud investigations into alleged mismanagement of finances at Kingsway International Christian Centre (KICC), the church of

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Delta State Allegedly Paid Ibori N250m In UK Prison

Investigations have revealed that the Delta State Government paid former Governor James Ibori N250m while he was in jail in the United Kingdom between 2012

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Read How Sherrif Played Into The Hands of Boko Haram

Kashim Shettima, governor of Borno state, has alleged that Ali Modu Sheriff, his predecessor, played into the hands of Boko Haram insurgents. Delivering a keynote address

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