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March 28: Jonathan now and after power

KEEN political observers believe there are huge lessons to be learnt from the historic defeat of President Goodluck Jonathan in the presidential election held on ...

Jonathan under pressure to sack IGP

There were indications yesterday that the Presidency is unhappy with the Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Suleiman Abba, for alleged security and protocol breaches. Some forces in ...

Babangida Aliyu: why President failed

Babangida Aliyu: why President failed April 18, 2015 Written by Jide Orintunsin Governor Babangida Aliyu of Niger State yesterday reviewed the recent elections in the country ...

On their way to retirement?

On their way to retirement? April 18, 2015 Written by Emmanuel Oladesu The repercussions could be politically disastrous for their image, career and confused followership. When ...

APC slams Metuh over alleged plan to destabilise PDP

APC slams Metuh over alleged plan to destabilise PDP April 18, 2015 Written by Our Reporter The All Progressives Congress (APC) said yesterday that it would ...

APC chieftain dispels rumour of Atiku’s defection to PDP

A stalwart of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Deacon Elijah Afolabi , has dispelled the rumour that former Vice President, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku, is planning ...

TUC to South African government: stop these killings now

The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has asked the South African government to live up to its responsibilities and take immediate steps to stop ...

Electricity supply to hit 5,500 megawatts

President Goodluck Jonathan  will soon begin commissioning of four power projects across the country. This was disclosed by the Minister of Power, Chinedu Nebo, and Benue ...

David-West to Okonjo-Iweala: Buhari doesn’t need your advice

David-West to Okonjo-Iweala: Buhari doesn’t need your advice April 18, 2015 Written by Bisi Oladele A former Minister of Petroleum, Prof. Tam David-West, has replied the ...

FG rushes immigration recuitment to beat handover

A clique in the Presidency is  behind the hasty recruitment  into the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) ahead of next month’s change of government in Abuja, ...

U.S.: we’ll back Buhari’s security, economic plans

U.S.: we’ll back Buhari’s security, economic plans April 17, 2015 Written by Vincent Ikuomola, Abuja The United States will back Nigeria to bring back the 219 ...

Suspect recalls how she abducted Orekoya kids

The housemaid, who allegedly kidnapped the three Orekoya kids on April 8, was arrested yesterday by Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) operatives in Shasha, Egbeda on ...

Fed Govt hands over NITEL/Mtel to NATCOM

Fed Govt hands over NITEL/Mtel to NATCOM April 17, 2015 Written by Augustine Ehikioya, Abuja The Federal Government yesterday approved the hand over of Nigeria Telecommunications  ...

APC to scrutinise Jonathan’s notes with experts, says Odigie-Oyegun

All Progressives Congress (APC) Chairman John Odigie-Oyegun yesterday said if necessary, the party may seek experts’ help on some issues in the handover note from ...

Senate urges Jonathan to return rejected Bill

Senate urges Jonathan to return rejected Bill April 17, 2015 Written by Onyedi Ojiabor and Sanni Onogu, Abuja The Senate yesterday urged President Goodluck Jonathan to ...

Customs releases Obasanjo’s My Watch

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has released former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s “My Watch”  autobiography’s container. The NCS Comptroller-General, Alhaji Dikko Abdullahi, stated this yesterday during the ...

Liquidation of PDP in Northcentral

Thrice he contested without having a foothold in the entire region. But at the fourth shot, the Northeast was a clean sweep for Gen Muhammadu ...

Killings in Rivers, Akwa Ibom: Perpetrators won’t go unpunished, says INEC

HARD times await perpetrators of attacks and killings in Rivers, Akwa-Ibom and other states during the March 28 and April 11 general elections, the Independent ...

Ortom to Benue electorate: I won’t let you down

Benue State Governor-elect Samuel Ortom has lauded voters in the state for entrusting him with their mandate, promising never to let them down. Speaking through Mr. ...

Lawyers differ on legality of March 28 handover

Lawyers differ on legality of March 28 handover April 17, 2015 Written by Joseph Jibueze and Adebisi Onanuga Lawyers have disagreed on the legality of President ...

Who will be crowned in The Daily Mail's first Mumpreneur Of The Year Award

There are more and more mothers setting up successful small businessesThey have been behind brands like the White Company and Jo MaloneNow The Daily Mail ...

Former NHS boss slams Miliband's failure to back the health service: David Nicholson says Labour now the only party refusing to commit an extra £8billion

Sir David Nicholson called on Labour to commit to spending extra on NHSHe said the NHS has a 'substantial financial problem' which needs sortingThe former ...

Grandmother kidnaps her two-year-old grandson with a TASER after attacking his mother with the stun gun and locking her in a garage

Amber Alert issued after toddler and his mother were abducted from homePair driven to another house where mother was tied to cupboard in garageMother ran ...

Boney M link to imam's murder: Brother of band's lead singer suspected of organising murder of Syrian-born preacher

Brother of Boney M star questioned on suspicion of conspiracy to murderBurnell 'Bernie' Mitchell is the group's lead singer Liz Mitchell's brotherHe was brought up ...

Boney M link to imam's murder: Brother of band's lead singer suspected of organising murder of Syrian-born preacher

Brother of Boney M star questioned on suspicion of conspiracy to murderBurnell 'Bernie' Mitchell is the group's lead singer Liz Mitchell's brotherHe was brought up ...

Alexandra Harra hailed as the Romanian Kim Kardashian claims her bum is BIGGER

Romanian-born Alexandra Harra, 28, has become an Instagram starModel, who's posed for Playboy, posts selfies with inspirational messagesAfter dyeing locks black, being hailed as a ...

Pete 'Paleo' Evans' infamous bone broth an liver 'Happy Tummy Brew' is FINE now ... because they've added some vitamin C

The Paleo Way co-authors have spoken out in defence of Pete EvansCharlotte Carr and Helen Padarin have made changes to the recipesThey have added ...

Charlie Hebdo editor slams his 'ridiculous' left-wing critics for condemning the publication of Mohammad cartoons in book he finished writing two days before he was killed by Islamists 

Stéphane Charbonnier finished a book just two days before he was killed The book blames the media for helping popularise the term ‘Islamophobia’Extracts from it are ...

Countdown's Rachel Riley red-faced when rude eight-letter word pops up

Two contestants on Countdown came up with the same word during gameCo-presenter Rachel Riley looked embarrassed as she spelt out 'erection'Host Nick Hewer failed to stifle his ...

Teresa Swarbrick's husband posts on wife's Facebook after she drowns in Byron Bay

Teresa Swarbrick drowned on April 8 off the coast of Byron Bay, NSWHer husband Alan described her as a 'special soul' in a Facebook tribute'I ...

Woman found 'selling hundreds of thousands worth of stolen fake designer goods from mansion' in police sting

Kelli Jo Bauer, 43, is accused of stealing fake designer clothes and bagsUndercover police officers saw her advertising clothes to sell on FacebookThey visited her ...

The US law school brain drain: students with higher admission test scores are shunning law school as half as many top students applying to do law in the last five years 

The number of US law school applicants achieving top grades has fallenFive years ago 9,400 students scored top grades on their application testsThis year that ...

Midsomer Murders set to get first regular Asian character

Manjinder Virk will play pathologist Dr Kam Karimore in ITV police dramaIt is the first significant role for an ethnic minority actor in the TV ...

Mittagong man on struggle street scoops $20 million in the Lotto

The winner comes from Mittagong in southern New South WalesHe and his wife had been 'struggling'with 'bad times' before the win Two entries won the first ...

Midsomer Murders set to get first regular Asian character

Manjinder Virk will play pathologist Dr Kam Karimore in ITV police dramaIt is the first significant role for an ethnic minority actor in the TV ...

DJ duo Mashed N Kutcher stumble upon collaboration with mystery singer

The pair invite random members of the public to make music with themThey find an impressive singer and record a song with his vocalsBrisbane DJ-duo ...

Coronation Street fire scenes spark emergency call out

By Marc Jackson for MailOnline Published: 18:34 EST, 15 April 2015 | Updated: 03:40 EST, 16 April 2015 ...

DJ duo Mashed N Kutcher stumble upon collaboration with mystery singer

The pair invite random members of the public to make music with themThey find an impressive singer and record a song with his vocalsBrisbane DJ-duo ...

Hospital ran out of space in the mortuary so stored bodies in a refrigerated lorry parked next to the bins 

Bosses admitted they didn't tell relatives about the arrangementHospital says it dealt with an unprecedented number of deaths over EasterSpokesman: Use of refrigerated lorry is ...

Third of employees eat the same lunches every day

Workers spend an average 35 minutes on their lunch break'Convenience' and 'routine' reasons behind lack of varietyJacket potato, sushi and curry were least likely to ...

Ed Miliband invades his son's privacy for the FOURTH time!

Miliband came under fire last month for having two kitchens in £2.7m homeIn an ITV interview, he admits that he has a second kitchen for ...

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