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We will declare war on Nigeria if Jonathan loses presidential election - Asari Dokubo, Tompolo, others

Prominent Niger Delta militants have vowed to ensure that President Goodluck Jonathan wins the February 14 presidential election. Mr. Jonathan is of the Ijaw ethnic stock, ...

PDP sponsoring attacks on President Jonathan to find excuse to force postponement of the elections - APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of sponsoring the attacks on President Goodluck Jonathan in Katsina and Bauchi as ...

I will reply APC at the appropriate time, controversial police AIG, Mbu, says

Joseph Mbu, outgoing AIG Zone 7, has promised to respond to allegations by the APC that he was deployed to Zone 2 for a political ...

Just five Ebola cases left in Liberia – UN

The United Nations said on Saturday Liberia was dealing with just five remaining cases of Ebola, in the clearest sign yet that the country is ...

Fire guts Ibadan army barracks

Property worth millions of Naira were lost in a fire incident at the Supply and Transport Corps Barracks of the Nigerian Army at Eleyele, Ibadan, ...

Police confirm attack on APC rally venue in Okrika

The Police in Rivers on Saturday confirmed an attack on the National School Field, Okrika, venue of the All Progressives Congress governorship rally in Okrika ...

Gunmen invade APC rally venue in Patience Jonathan’s town

Political thugs, suspected to be working for the Peoples Democratic Party in Rivers State, invaded the venue of the All Progressives Congress governorship rally in ...

CNN verdict: an affirmation of global confidence in Nigeria’s economy – PDP

CNN Money, a business analysis programme, on Friday listed Nigeria as one of the fastest growing economies for 2015.According to the report, in 2014, Nigeria’s ...

Obama to meet, pay respects to new Saudi King

US President Barack Obama will travel to Saudi Arabia on Tuesday in order to meet the newly appointed monarch, King Salman, and and pay his ...

US man, wrongfully imprisoned for decades, now free

A man who spent more than half his life in a North Carolina prison for two murders he didn’t commit walked out a free man ...

NEW MUSIC: Iyanya – Gift ft. Don Jazzy

Iyanya joins forces with Mavin Records boss Don Jazzy on this sweet tune aptly titled Gift.The record was produced by Black Jezie.Enjoy[embedded content] ...

FA CUP SHOCKER: Chelsea, Manchester City, Spurs all crash out

Premier League title challengers Chelsea and Manchester City both crashed out of the FA Cup after being sensationally beaten by lower-league opponents in the fourth ...

Boko Haram kills village leader, 14 others near Maiduguri

Boko Haram gunmen killed 15 people including a village leader near Maiduguri, the heartland of the Islamist group blamed for thousands of deaths in its ...

Four arrested for planning terror attacks in Spain

Four men in Spain’s North African territory of Ceuta were arrested Saturday morning on suspicion of being in a terrorist cell that had “a strong ...

IG orders crackdown on political thuggery

The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Suleiman Abba, on Saturday ordered a crackdown on political thuggery by the police following instances of attacks by some party ...

BREAKING NEWS: Katsina College releases Buhari’s ​WASC results

Government College, formerly Provincial Secondary School, Katsina, which Muhammadu Buhari, the All Progressives Congress, APC, presidential candidate, graduated from in 1961, has released Mr. Buhari’s ...

Finally, Buhari clears the air on certificates - 'i sat for the WASC in 1961'

Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has finally cleared the air on the controversy surrounding his School certificate result.Buhari, in a briefing Wednesday, ...

Goodluck Jonathan and Muhammadu Buhari are infidels who cannot rule Nigeria - Boko Haram

The controversial leader of the Boko Haram terror group Abubakar Shekau on Tuesday declared the duo of President Goodluck Jonathan and his 2015 arch-rival, Muhammadu ...

Again, Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose releases another anti-Buhari advert

The Governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose has placed another controversial advert in a newspaper in a bid to discourage Nigerians from voting for the ...

VIDEO: T.B Joshua refuses $1000 offering

By Nosa OsazuwaTo buttress his unconventional sermon last Sunday where T.B. Joshua berated pastors who ‘forced’ their members to pay tithes and offerings, a video ...

APC condemns attack on Jonathan’s convoy in Katsina

The All Progressives Congress has condemned the reported stoning of the campaign convoy of President Goodluck Jonathan in Katsina State on Tuesday.The party says violence ...

In Pictures: Massive crowd welcomes President Jonathan in Kano

A day after Maj. General Muhammadu Buhari, the presidential candidate of the opposition All Progressives Congress held a rally in the ancient city of Kano, ...

Lagos Orders TAN To Remove Jonathan’s Posters

The Lagos State Government has ordered the Transformation Ambassador of Nigeria (TAN) and its affiliates to immediately remove all President Goodluck Jonathan campaign materials illegally ...

Full statement on Buhari's certificate scandal - 'Government College, Katsina should make my WASC Certificate available'

Below is Buhari statement on his certificate scandal culled from his twitter pageGood Morning, Gentlemen of the Press,I only consented to address you this morning ...

Residents express anger over posting of controversial AIG Joseph Mbu to Lagos ahead of elections

Negative reactions and anger have continued to trail the redeployment of the controversial police officer, Mbu Joseph Mbu to Lagos State ahead of the forthcoming ...

Buhari will put an end to suffering of Nigerians — APC

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has said that its presidential candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari (retd) will put an end to the suffering of Nigerians.The party ...

5-year-old boy kills baby brother in US

The mother called 911 to say her 5-year-old boy shot his baby brother with a paintball gun.But it wasn’t a paintball gun. It was a ...

Ebonyi civil servants begin warning strike

Civil servants in Ebonyi on Wednesday began a three-day warning strike to press home their demand for improved conditions of service.Mr Ikechukwu Nwafor, the Chairman ...

Bird flu hits seven states, 22,500 birds die - Minister

Agric Minister, Akinwumi Adesina, confirms outbreak of bird flu in seven states, 140,390 birds infected and 22,573 dead; says Nigeria will contain situation.Details later… ...

JTF to compensate dead soldiers’ families

There is a strong indication that the military authorities will compensate the families of soldiers attached to the Joint Military Task Force in the Niger ...

Buhari to speak about certificate controversy today

Gen Buhari will address all controversies surrounding his academic certificates at a press conference tomorrow, January 21st by 9am in Kano. The APC presidential candidate ...

Irresponsible for PDP to distance self from Fayose's 'Death wish" advert – APC

The All Progressives Congress Presidential Campaign Organisation (APCPCO) has dismissed the denial by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, over the controversial front page newspaper advertorial ...

Buhari begs Kano people for votes, says love not enough

The All Progressives Congress, APC, presidential candidate, Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday in Kano urged his supporters to endeavour to get the permanent voter cards as ...

Boko Haram must release Chibok girls — UN Security Council

The United Nations Security Council has called on Boko Haram to immediately release the more than 200 abducted Chibok schoolgirls and end all violent attacks ...

'Obtain your PVC, vote out Jonathan' - Tinubu tells Nigerians

A former Lagos State governor and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has asked Nigerians to obtain their voter cards and ensure ...

Buhari’s death wish: Fayose not speaking for PDP - Fani-Kayode

Following his advertisements in some major newspapers where he warned the Northerners that enough of state burials, the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, ...

We’ll disgrace Patience Jonathan at Bayelsa rally - Youths

Some Bayelsa State youths have issued a stern warning to the wife of the President, Patience Jonathan, not to visit the state during the Peoples ...

INEC claims ownership of intercepted ballot boxes in Ogun

The Ogun Police Command says INEC has confirmed its ownership of the ballot boxes that were intercepted by soldiers on the Benin-Sagamu Expressway.The spokesperson of ...

2015: Fashola launches fundraising platforms for Buhari

The All Progressives Congress on Tuesday inaugurated platforms which will make it possible for any Nigerian to contribute to the funds for the campaign of ...

Liverpool comeback to hold Chelsea in League Cup semis

Raheem Sterling’s magnificent second-half solo goal earned Liverpool a 1-1 draw with Chelsea in the first leg of their League Cup semi-final at a snow-speckled ...

I established 38 Almajiri schools in Katsina - Jonathan

The Federal Government established 38 Almajiri Quranic schools in Katsina State with 19,000 pupils enrolment, President Goodluck Jonathan said. He made the disclosure on Tuesday in ...

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