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Jonathan congratulates Buhari

President Goodluck Jonathan has congratulated APC presidential candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari on his victory in the Saturday election. In a telephone call at exactly 5:15pm to ...

Order barring soldiers from Tinubu’s home subsists, says court

The order barring soldiers from the home of the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader Asiwaju Bola Tinubu will remain in force until the substantive ...

Rivers APC chieftain: I didn’t sign any result sheet

Rivers APC chieftain: I didn’t sign any result sheet March 31, 2015 Written by Precious Dikewoha, Port Harcourt A chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC) ...

APC campaign organisation blast Orubebe

The All Progressives Congress Presidential Campaign Organisation has said that the display by former Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Elder Godsday Orubebe at the INEC ...

Photo: International observers visit Jonathan

Photo: International observers visit Jonathan March 31, 2015 Written by NAN Photo FROM LEFT: COMMISSIONER FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS, AFRICAN UNION COMMISSION, DR AISHA ABDULLAHI; HEAD, COMMONWEALTH OBSERVERS ...

Photo: Closed businesses in Abuja

Photo: Closed businesses in Abuja March 31, 2015 Written by NAN Photo CLOSED SHOPS AT AREA TEN SHOPING COMPLEX IN ABUJA ON MONDAY CLOSED SHOPS AT WUSE ...

Taraba Acting Governor, Bwacha win senate seat

Taraba Acting Governor Abubakar Sani Danladi has won the Northern Zone senatorial election. Danladi who had been impeached by the House of Assembly but was recently ...

No reason to cancel Rivers election – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has acknowledged receiving a petition from the All Progressive Congress on Sunday seeking the cancellation of the last Saturday ...

PDP chieftain disrupts collation of presidential election results

PDP chieftain disrupts collation of presidential election results March 31, 2015 Written by Our Reporters Former Minister of Niger Delta, Elder Godsday Orubebe and chieftain of ...

APC wins Vandeikya/Konshisha constituency in Benue

Hemen Hembe of the APC has retained his seat in the National Assembly by defeating his PDP opponent, Terhemen Hon, in Saturday’s Presidential and National ...

Akpororo Is My Best Comedian—CLAM Pastor, Wole Oladiyun

When one works hard, he prays to be recognised and praised by those who may have been closely following his progress. This was what happened ...

Jesse Jagz Returns To Choc City?

According to a report by Pulse, Nigerian rapper, Jesse Jagz, will make a return to the music label he left in 2013. It would be ...

How TVC Once Paid Me N30,000 After A Job—Uti Nwachukwu

Nollywood actor and former reality show star, Uti Nwachukwu, recently disclosed that his journey in the modelling industry has not been rosy, saying some agency ...

Why I Don’t Feature In English Movies—Laide Bakare

Nollywood actress, Laide Bakari is not a new name in the make-belief industry as she has become a household name in the showbiz industry in ...

What Celebs Wore To Polling Units

Over the weekend, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) finally conducted the presidential and National Assembly elections across the country. Many Nigerians stormed the various ...

Science, technology’ll address national challenges – Don

The Director, Academic Planning at the Landmark University, Omu Aran, Kwara State, Prof. Raphael Olarinoye, has emphasised the need for on science and technology education. Science ...

FUNAAB VC lists importance of seminars

Vice-Chancellor, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Prof. Olusola OyewoleThe Vice-Chancellor, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Prof. Olusola Oyewole, has stressed the ...

A global plague of accidents

A worldwide study that tracked accidental deaths offers a look into ways countries can improve relative to their peers. | credits: (Johanna Goodman/The New York ...

Depression before delivery

A large new study has documented unexpected links in the timing and severity of symptoms of maternal depression, which could help mothers and doctors better ...

2015 election final results

2015 election final results March 31, 2015 Written by David Lawal and Meekness Bolarinwa INEC final results Plateau: REGISTERED = 1,977,211 ACCREDITED = 1,076,833 AA: 178 AD: 279 ACPN: 391 ADC: 406 APA: 618 APC: 429,140 CPP: 237 HOPE: ...

Winners of Splendid Foundation Series emerge

Organisers of the Splendid Literature Series have said that six winners have emerged in the 2014 edition. ‘These are Nnamdi Momah,; with ‘The Journey to ...

After Hamlet, Emeruwa eyes Nollywood

Ladi EmeruwaUK-based Nigerian actor, Ladi Emeruwa, has indicated interest to be part of Nollywood. Emeruwa came home to star in Hamlet, Williams Shakespeare’s popular play being ...

Exploring economics of the Bible

Bayo SodadeBayo Sodade explores economic principles of the Bible in a new book, AKEEM LASISI writes A book exploring economic relevance of some biblical principles has ...

Buhari group calls for Fani-Kayode’s arrest

Fani-KayodeThe Buhari Support Organisations has called for the arrest of Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode, the Director, Media, Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organisation, for announcing unofficial ...

Military aids electoral fraud –Okorocha

Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha | credits: File copyThe Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has frowned on the way the Peoples Democratic Party “rigged” ...

Mark, Ekweremadu return to Senate

President of the Senate, David MarkSenate President, David Mark; his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu and the Senate Minority Leader, George Akume, have been re-elected into the ...

Kwankwaso wins senatorial seat in Kano

Kano State Governor, Alhaji Musa Kwankwaso | credits: www.bbc.co.ukDespite last minute efforts to woo voters in Kano, the All Progressive Congress candidates in Kano overwhelmed ...

PDP wins all Senate seats in Imo

The Peoples Democratic Party candidate for Orlu (Imo West) senatorial district, Senator Hope Uzodinma, has been declared the winner of the senatorial election held on ...

Commonwealth observer group hails elections

The Commonwealth Observer Group has commended Nigeria and the Independent National Electoral Commission for successfully conducting Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly elections, saying it was ...

Senate Leader loses seat, Saraki wins

Dr Bukola Saraki | credits: File copyThe Senate Leader, Senator Abdul Ningi of the Peoples Democratic Party has lost his bid to return to the ...

APC loses six reps seats in Lagos

The All Progressives Congress has lost five House of Representatives seats to the Peoples Democratic Party and a seat to the Accord Party in Lagos. Investigations ...

Police fire tear gas at protesting APC women

Women protesters, during a protest led by the Commissioner for Women Affairs, Joe-eba West, to lodge their complaints at INEC Head Office over the conduct ...

Amaechi imposes curfew on Rivers

Rivers State Governor Rotimi AmaechiTHERE was panic and anxiety in Port Harcourt on Monday following the announcement of an imposition of curfew in the state ...

We’ll resist rigging, says Jonathan campaigners

Femi Fani-Kayode | credits: Photo fileThe Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organisation has said it will resist rigging of the presidential election. Its Presidential candidate, President ...

Blame INEC for lapses – Demola Seriki

former Minister of State for Defence and Minister of State for Interior, Mr. Ademola SerikiA former Minister of State for Defence, Chief Demola Seriki, has ...

Buhari leads with 2m votes …as INEC declares 18 states, FCT only

Maj.-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd) Results from 18 states and the Federal Capital Territory so far released by the Independent National Electoral Commission on Monday showed the ...

Buhari leads Jonathan in 10 states with 2.03m

The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday zoomed into an early lead in the presidential election in 10 of ...

U.S., U.K. warn against tampering with polls results

The United States and the United Kingdom yesterday warned against any attempt to undermine the independence of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). A joint statement ...

Senators who will not return

For some Senators, last Saturday’s election signalled an end to their membership of the National Assembly. Assistant Editor Sina Fadare takes a look at those ...

Police teargas protesting women

Protesting women of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State were tear gassed yesterday by policemen leaving many of them injured and receiving treatment ...

Perpetrators of poll violence ’ll be held accountable, says EU

As the World waits for the final results of last weekend’s elections, the European Union (EU) has warned that it will hold anybody responsible for ...

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