News

President Goodluck Urges Nigerians To Join Hands Against Global Terrorism

4 years ago /
Security 

President Goodluck Jonathan has urged all Nigerians to condemn the resurgence of agents of global terrorism to disunite and destabilize Nigeria by instigating violence among religious groups in the country.

Ogun Labour Party Holds Constituency Meeting

4 years ago /
Politics 

On Sunday 29th of June Labour Party party faithful and well wishers of the fast rising opposition party in Ogun State, Labour Party across the Ijebu Central Federal Constituency of Ogun state stormed the town of Odogbolu for the weekly Senatorial Meeting.

French Ex-President, Nicolas Sarkozy Detained Over Corruption Probe

4 years ago /
International News 

French ex-president, Nicolas Sarkozy has been detained for questioning over alleged influence peddling.

Hotels In Abuja To Submit List Of Guests To Police

4 years ago /
Security 

The Federal Capital Territory administration has directed all hotels in the FCT to henceforth submit the list of all their guests in their hotels on a daily basis to the FCT directorate of Department of State Security as well as the FCT Police command. This directive follows the recent bomb blast at Emab plaza, Wuse II.

Benue State Government Partners With Private Proprietors On Education

4 years ago /
Education 

The Benue state government has set machinery in motion to hand over primary and post primary schools to private proprietors.  

Master Edun Olabanji Emerges Lagos State

4 years ago /
Education 

Master Edun Olabanji, a 15-year-old student of Army Children’s Senior Secondary School, Onigbongbo, assumed office as Lagos state "One-Day Governor" at Alausa Ikeja.

N14 Billion Gidan Daya Engineering Infrastructure: Residents Express Concerns

4 years ago /
Environment 

Owners of houses along the Abuja-Keffi expressway which were demolished in May after the two bomb blasts that rocked the area say their proposed resettlement in the Gidan Daya area of Kurudu is long overdue.  

NCC Clamp Down On Illegal Broadcast Equipments

4 years ago /
Business and Economy  

The Nigeria Copyright Commission has stepped up it operations on the use illegal broadcast equipment in Enugu metropolis.

President Jonathan Signs Pension Reform Bill 2014 Into Law

4 years ago /
Nation 

President Goodluck Jonathan has signed the Pension Reform Bill, 2014 into law, the Presidency announced Tuesday. The signing of the bill took place at the Presidential villa in Abuja. This report according to the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, Dr. Reuben Abati means that the new law repeals the Pension Reform Act, No 2, 2004. More details to follow......

Business Activities Resume At Aminu Kano Crescent Days After Emab Plaza Bomb Blast

4 years ago /
Security 

Activities at the ever-busy Aminu Kano crescent in Wuse II are gradually picking up after the bomb explosion that rocked the area last Wednesday.  

Nigerian Doctors Begins Nationwide Indefinite Strike Action

4 years ago /
Health 

The Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, begin a nationwide industrial strike, following alleged failure of the Federal Government to meet it 24-point demands, which include salary and other welfare packages.

Stakeholders Demand Stiffer Penalties For Sexual Offenders

4 years ago /
Oddities 

Nigeria’s Women Affairs Minister, Zainab Maina wants very long jail term handed down to sex offenders in the country without an option of fine.  

Breaking News: Liverpool Seal Deal For Lallana

4 years ago /
Sports  

Liverpool have signed Adam Lallana from Southampton, the club have announced.  

National Conference: Delegates Bicker Over Planned Attempt On New Constitution

4 years ago /

The National Conference went into rowdy session on Monday following heated arguments over alleged reports that some delegates were planning to smuggle a new constitution at the Conference.

Breaking News: Prominent Northern Politician Umaru Dikko Passes On

4 years ago /
Nation 

A prominent northern politician and Minister of Transportation during the administration of President Shehu Shagari in the Second Republic, Umaru Dikko, is dead. This news was relayed to sources by his son, Dr. Bello Dikko. Mr. Dikko, 78, is reported to have died in the early hours of Tuesday in a London hospital according to family members told. More details to follow….

Nigeria Military Smash Terrorist Intelligence Network; Arrests Key Actor In Chibok Abduction

4 years ago /
Security 

The Nigerian military made a big gain as military smash a major terrorist intelligence cell headed by a businessman.

Breaking News: Bomb Blast Rocks Maiduguri Market

4 years ago /
Security 

A bomb has exploded at the busy Monday Market in Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State. Unconfirmed reports say that the blast occured this morning during the busy morning activities at the market.

Keshi Resigns, As Yobo Ends Career

4 years ago /
History  Sports  

Nigerian Super Eagles coach, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi on Monday resigned his appointment after leading the Super Eagles to the second round of the FIFA 2014 World Cup.

Luis Suarez Apologises To Chiellini For Bite

4 years ago /
History  Sports  

Uruguay striker, Luis Suarez has tendered an apology to Italian defender, Giorgio Chiellini after the biting incident during their last group stage match. The Liverpool striker made the apology via his official twitter account @luis16suarez.

NAFDAC Seals Up Over 400 Shops For Fake And Substandard Drugs

4 years ago /
Health 

The National Agency For Food, Drugs Administration And Control, NAFDAC says it has sealed no fewer than four hundred shops in Lagos and Kano for distributing and sale of substandard, falsely labeled and counterfeit medical products.