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FCT Flood Causes Traffic Gridlock

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

Thousands of commuters plying the Kubwa expressway in Abuja had difficulty moving to their various destinations on Monday due to flooding caused by heavy down pour.

Senator Hope Uzodinma Not APC Member - Imo APC Chairman

2 weeks ago /

The All Progressives Congress faction loyal to Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha says senator hope Uzodinma is not a member of the party. 

NDA To Strengthen Training Collaboration With Allied Countries

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The commandant Nigerian Defence Academy Major General Adeniyi Oyebade says the academy will continue to collaborate with allied Countries in area of knowledge sharing in the training   of officers of the Nigerian Armed Forces.

IPAC Vows To Tame Vote Buying

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The inter-party advisory council, IPAC says vote buying in Nigeria will become a thing of the past, even as the 2019 general elections are inching closer.

Police Nab Gang Of Male Private Organs Dealers kogi

2 weeks ago /
Security 

Luck ran out on a ten-man gang which specializes in selling male private organs in Kogi State when the Police apprehended them

APGA Condemns Vote Buying

2 weeks ago /
Politics 

The All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, wants the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, the Security Agencies and the Electorate to rise against vote buying during the Osun Governorship Election and the 2019 General Elections.

U.N. Rights Chief Asks Egypt To Overturn Death Sentences

2 weeks ago /
International News 

U.N. Human Rights Chief Michelle Bachelet on Sunday urged Egypt’s Appeals Court to overturn mass death sentences handed down by a lower court after what she said was an “unfair trial” and criticised a law giving immunity to senior Security Forces.

China Offers $31m Grant, Loans, Debt Cancellation To Botswana.

2 weeks ago /
International News 

China has agreed to extend a loan to Botswana for Rail and Road Infrastructure as well as writing off some Debt.

South Sudan Air Mishap Kills 17

2 weeks ago /
International News 

At least 17 people died in South Sudan on Sunday when a small Aircraft carrying passengers from Juba International Airport to the City of Yirol crashed.

Ekiti Not Owing N117bn - Ekiti State Govt.

2 weeks ago /
Business and Economy   Politics 

The Ekiti State Government has said that the Administration of Governor Ayodele Fayose did not commit the State to any Financial Institution  in form of bonds and Commercial Loans, pointing out that “No Loan can be granted without the approval of the Debt Management Office (DMO) and the Federal Ministry of Finance. The Government asked the  two offices to publish details of any loans taken by the Fayose Administration, including the banks that granted such Loans.

Muslim Community Partners IPAC To Pray In Cross River

2 weeks ago /
Politics  Religion 

The Muslim Community in Cross River State in partnership with the State Inter Aprty Advisory Council IPAC, have called on Political Parties to play by the rules and do away with any act that can cause political tension in the Country.

Provide Employment If You Become President, Ayade Tells Bafarawa

2 weeks ago /
Politics 

Cross River State Governor, Prof Ben Ayade has advised a Presidential hopeful, Attahiru Bafarawa to provide Employment Opportunities for the  teeming Unemployed Nigerian Youths, should he become President of the Country come 2019.

Orlu Zone Asks Okorocha To Run For Senate

2 weeks ago /
Politics 

Members of the Ruling All Progressive Congress, APC from Orlu Senatorial Zone trooped out in their numbers to the Imo State Government House, Owerri on saturday urging Governor Rochas Okorocha to contest the Senatorial Seat in the 2019 General Elections.

Army On Gudumbali Attack

2 weeks ago /
Security 

The Nigerian Army has confirmed the attack on its troops and residents of Gudumbali, Borno state.

Presidency Denies Bribery Allegations Against Chief Of Staff, Abba Kyari.

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The Presidency has denied media reports alleging that the Chief of staff to the President  Abba Kyari  collected a 29 million Naira bribe for awarding a contract.

Boko-Haram Attack On Gudumbali

2 weeks ago /
Security 

Boko Haram Terrorists have attacked the town of Gudumbali, in Northern Borno.

Gov Ishaku Others Submit Nomination Forms

2 weeks ago /
Politics 

The Incumbent Governor of Taraba State Darius Ishaku was at the PDP Secretariat with his supporters to submit his nomination Form on Friday.

Disbandment Of The IGP Special Tactical Squad (IGP-STS)

2 weeks ago /
Security 

The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim  Idris has ordered the immediate disbandment of the IGP Special Tactical Squad (IGP-STS) and the Redeployment of all the personnel of the Squad to other Departments/Formations of the Force.

Atiku Blasts FG Over Unemployment

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The former vice president and presidential aspirant on the platform of the peoples democratic party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar has expressed concerns over the increasing level of unemployment since the emergence of the all progressives congress, APC in 2015.

Pakistan Marks Defence Day

2 weeks ago /

The Pakistani government says it remains committed to resolving the Kashmir crisis in line with United Nations resolutions.