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Music Star D’banj Loses Son

48 minutes ago /

The one-year-old son of Nigerian music star D'banj and his wife Lineo Didi Kilgrow has died.

More Than 20 People Killed In Adamawa Attack

3 hours ago /

Injured persons continue to troop to a private hospital in Numan following attack on some communities in Demsa, Adamawa State as survivors have return to their destroyed villages in despair.

IPI World Congress Calls For Press Freedom, Journalism Safety

3 hours ago /

The International Press Institute has raised concerns over the increase of harassment of Journalists across the Globe

Priest Urges Prayers For 2019 Elections

15 hours ago /

As the 2019 general elections draw closer by the day, Nigerians have been told to pray that god gives the country leaders who will place the interest of the country and its citizenry above self.  

Plateau Imposes Curfew Over Herdsmen Attack

15 hours ago /

The plateau state govt. has imposed a dusk to dawn curfew on three local governments of Riyom, Barkin Ladi and Jos south local government areas respectively.  

President Buhari To Commission Africa’s Largest Rice Seeds Factory In Calabar

16 hours ago /

Ahead of president buhari’s visit to Calabar, the cross river state capital on Tuesday, cross river state governor, prof ben Ayade says the state is ready for the presidential visit.

Minor Security Breach At APC Convention

1 day ago /

Over five thousand police personnel, helicopters, armored carriers, and scores of operatives from other security agencies provided security for Saturday’s convention of the all progressives congress held in Abuja.

Inspector General Of Police Assures Of Personnel Welfare

1 day ago /

Nigeria’s inspector general of police Ibrahim Idris has assured police personnel of his resolve to ensure that the current challenge with their salaries caused by the integrated payroll information system (IPPIS) will be properly addressed

Obasanjo Pays Condolence Visit To Bode George

1 day ago /

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday visited his former ally and former National Deputy Chairman (South West) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos Bode George to commiserate with him on the death of his son, Dipo, who died last May 9,2018.

Obasanjo Visits Adebanjo

1 day ago /

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday met with a leader of the Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, Pa Ayo Adebanjo and some members of the organisation in Lagos.

Beauty Queen Seeks Permanent Resettlement Of Bakassi Refugees

1 day ago /

The United Nations, and the federal Government of Nigeria have been urged to permanently resettle the Internally Displaced People of Bakassi to reduce IDPs Camps in Nigeria.  

UN Says More Widows Falling Into Extreme Poverty In Nigeria

1 day ago /

Women advocates in Nigeria say the population of widows in the country falling into extreme poverty is growing by the day.  

Soyinka Slams Obasanjo, Thumbs Up Nigerian Media

1 day ago /

Nobel laureate professor Wole Soyinka has given the Nigerian media a pass mark in the quality of its reportage but insists that there is room for improvement

Bayelsa State Government Debunks Alleged Sack Of Thousands Of Workers

1 day ago /

  Bayelsa state government says no worker has been sacked as a fallout of the ongoing public service reforms in the state.   

Christian Pilgrims Boss Advocates More Empowerment For Women

1 day ago /

The executive secretary of the Nigeria Christian pilgrims commission, Tor Ujah wants governments at all levels to invest in the empowerment of women, to enable them use their potentials for the development of the society.    

Adamawa Herdsmen Attack

1 day ago /

20 feared dead as herdsmen attack and raze down three communities in Numan, Demsa and Girei LG in Adamawa State

APC Convention

1 day ago /

Delegates from the 36 states of the federation are arriving the Eagles Square, Abuja, venue of the 2018 All Progressive Congress Convention.

Acting CEO of Border Communities Development Agency Removed

1 day ago /

Following allegations of age falsification to extend her stay in the public service, the acting chief executive of the Border Communities Development Agency, BCDA, Victoria Odumosu has been removed.

PDP On Arrest Of Senator Abaribe

1 day ago /

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has expressed fears over the safety of senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, the senator representing, Abia south senatorial district of Abia state, who was arrested by the directorate of security services (DSS).

APC Convention Preparation

1 day ago /

All is set for Saturday’s national convention of the ruling all progressives congress, APC in Abuja.

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