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BREAKING: Buhari Meets APC Governors

9 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Council Chambers in Abuja, the nation’s capital.

Dapchi Girls Released

10 months ago /
Nation 

Reports coming in from Dapchi in Yobe state say some of the girls kidnapped from the government science school were released by their captors in the early hours of wednesday.

BREAKING: Trump Sacks Secretary Of State, Rex Tillerson

10 months ago /
International News 

United States President, Donald Trump, on Tuesday sacked U.S. Secretary of State, Mr Rex Tillerson.

BREAKING: Suspected Herdsmen Kill Five In Plateau Despite Buhari’s Visit

10 months ago /
Nation 

Five Persons including three siblings of a family have been confirmed dead in an attack by suspected herdsmen in Nzharuvo Village of Miango, Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State.

BREAKING: Boko Haram Kills Aid Workers, Injures IDPs In Borno

10 months ago /
Nation 

At least three aid workers were killed on Thursday night in a Boko Haram attack in Rann, Borno State.

BREAKING: INEC Sets Up Committee To Probe Underaged Voting In Kano

11 months ago /
Politics 

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmoud Yakubu, on Friday,  said a panel has been set up to investigate the alleged issue of underage registration and voting in Kano State. Mahmoud said this during a workshop in Lagos. The workshop is attended by leading senior members...

BREAKING: Senate Suspends Plenary Over Electrical Issues

11 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Senate on Thursday suspended plenary abruptly  following discovery of smoke from faulty coolant system in Senate chamber.‎Senator Abdulai Gobri r‎epresenting Sokoto (APC), while raising a point of order, the lawmaker called the attention of the Senate to the condition of the atmosphere in the chamber lamenting that the chamber...

BREAKING: South African President, Zuma Resigns

11 months ago /
International News 

South African President , Jacob Zuma,  has resigned as leader of South Africa on Wednesday evening. During a televised address to the nation Zuma emphasised that "no leader should seek an easy way out simply because they could not face life at the end of their term without the perks that...

BREAKING: Court Issues Arrest Warrant For Innoson Chairman

11 months ago /
Nation 

A Lagos High Court Sitting in the Ikeja area has issued a warrant for the arrest of the Chairman of Innoson Motors Limited, Innocent Chukwuma, for failing to appear before the court to face his trial. Justice Mojisola Dada ordered that Mr Chukwuma should be arrested and brought to court on...

BREAKING: Magu Appears Before Reps, Gives Details Of Recovered Funds

11 months ago /
Nation 

Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, is briefing the House of Representatives on the efforts made so far in the recovery of looted funds. Mr Magu appeared at a budget defence session convened by the House of Representatives Committee on Financial Crimes on Monday at...

BREAKING: Olisa Metuh Appears In Court On Stretcher

11 months ago /
Nation 

Former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh has appeared in court on a stretcher. Mr Metuh is standing trial for alleged money laundering being part of the funds linked with former National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki (rtd). His lawyer,  Emeka Etiaba, had informed the court in...

BREAKING: Former VP Ekwueme Buried Amid Tributes

11 months ago /
Nation 

After a week-long series of events in honour of late elder statesman, Alex Ekwueme, his remains have finally been laid to rest amid tributes. Top government officials, close friends and family, gathered at his hometown; Oko in Anambra state, where he was buried on Friday. Some of those present to witness the...

BREAKING: More Boko Haram Members Surrender

11 months ago /
Nation 

Twenty-six Boko Haram members have surrendered to the military authorities in Damboa Local Government Area of Borno State. The ‘repentant’ terrorists were paraded on Friday in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital after being quizzed by the military. They were said to have surrendered last week and turned over arms and ammunition including...

BREAKING: Suspected Herdsmen Kill Three In Plateau Attack

11 months ago /
Nation 

At least three people have been confirmed dead while eight others sustained various degrees of injuries in Jebbu Miango of Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State in an attack carried out on Thursday night by suspected to be herdsmen. The Police Public Relation Officer in the state, Matthais Tyopev confirmed...

BREAKING: EFCC Asks Court To Revoke Metuh’s Bail, Send Him To Prison

12 months ago /
Nation 

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to revoke the bail being enjoyed by a former Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) Olisa Metuh. Metuh and his company, Destra Investments Limited, are being prosecuted for fraudulently receiving the sum of...

Oby Ezekwesili Detained In A Circle Of Policemen

12 months ago /
Nation 

Former Education Minister and BBOG Co-convener, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili detained in a circle of policemen at the Unity Fountain in Abuja Details will be made available shortly  ...

BREAKING: Gunmen Kill Two Police Officers In Bayelsa

12 months ago /
Nation 

Gunmen suspected to be sea pirates have on Monday attacked Ogbia Marine Police Division in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State. Two police officers were shot dead during the attack which lasted for over three hours. It was reported that the gunmen also carted away with two 200 Horse Power engines...

BREAKING: EFCC Arraign Justice Yinusa Over Corruption Allegations

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arraigned Justice Mohammed Yinusa before a Lagos High Court Sitting in Ikeja. He was arraigned on a 5 count charge alongside Esther Agbo, a staff of the Law Firm of Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Rickey Tarfa. When the charges were read to them, they...

BREAKING: EFCC Re-arraigns Former FCT Minister, Jumoke Akinjide

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has re-arraigned a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Jumoke Akinjide before a Federal High Court Sitting in Lagos. Akinjide was re-arraigned before Justice Muslim Hassan on a 24 count charge. She was charged by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission alongside a...

BREAKING: Two Feared Dead In Lagos Fire

1 year ago /
Nation 

Two persons are feared dead in a reported fire outbreak in Second Coming gas plant in Magodo area of Lagos State. While the immediate cause of the inferno remains unknown as at press time, the fire is said to have spread to other properties in the neighbourhood and other persons are...


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