Posts by Sani:

Nigerians have ‘wrong perception’ of PDP because of ‘global meltdown’- Metuh

This is the second part of the interview with the PDP spokesperson (more…)

Abuja University shut down

Some students of the university protested about their examinations. (more…)

PDP spokesman attacks Lai Mohammed, Fashakin

Lai Mohammed cannot win a councillorship seat, let alone speak for the PDP, Mr. Metuh said (more…)

We are Africa’s first development University-AUN Spokesperson

The school, Mr. Tahir says, encourages its students to be enterprising and critical thinkers. (more…)

A petrol station used to illustrate the story

China reduces price of petrol products, as Nigeria prices constantly soar

 China says it is acting based on international oil markets (more…)

Otedola area crash scene, Lagos 15-11-12

Three dead, ten injured in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway accident- FRSC

The accident involved three cars and a petrol tanker. (more…)

How former minister, Hassan Lawal, others stole N75bn- EFCC

The former Minister of Works allegedly committed fraud to the tune of N75.7 billion. (more…)


Governors’ Forum condoles with Saraki over father’s death

The governors have some kind words for late Olusola Saraki (more…)

ACN is a one-man party, CPC believes in violence- Olisa Metuh

 The PDP spokesman said even if all the opposition parties merge, they cannot defeat the ruling party. (more…)

Obasanjo to lead ECOWAS observer mission to Ghana

Ghana’s general election is scheduled for December 7 (more…)

EFCC arraigns ‘Yahoo-Yahoo’ suspect over $8,900 love scam

The suspect is being arraigned for attempting to obtain money by false pretence and possession of fraudulent documents (more…)


Eulogies pour in for Saraki

Olusola Saraki, the strongman of Kwara politics, died on Wednesday at 79. His political allies, friends, family and foes had nice words for him. Presdent Goodluck Jonathan Olusola Saraki lived a very successful and fulfilled life, rising to national prominence by dint of hard work, uncommon generosity, political sagacity, dedication…

Updated: Taraba Assembly empowers Deputy Governor to act as Governor

 Mr. Umar is now the acting governor of Taraba. (more…)


Olusola Saraki, strongman of Kwara politics, is dead

Olusola Saraki, the strongman of Kwara politics, is dead. He was 79. Mr. Saraki, Leader  of the Nigerian Senate during the second republic, died Wednesday morning in Lagos. His son, Bukola Saraki, who announced the death said the family "take solace in knowing that our father lived an exemplary life of service, and…

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Court affirms dissolution of Adamawa PDP Exco

The court said it lacked jurisdiction over the matter. (more…)

N32.8bn police pension scam: Court dismisses application to quash charges

The suspects are being arraigned for defrauding the Police Pension Office. (more…)

Army says Mubi explosion targeting military patrol team kills 2 civilians

The army said none of its soldiers was killed by the explosion. (more…)

Former Head of State, Muhammadu Buhari

Boko Haram: Buhari rejects mediator role

The CPC leader said he opposes the Boko Haram's actions. (more…)

Abuja bans meat haulage with rickety vehicles, Okada

The Federal Capital Territory Administration disdains the mode of transporting meat in Abuja. (more…)

Retired General Mamman Shuwa shot dead in Maiduguri

Gunmen killed the retired general at his residence (more…)

Flood in Jimeta, Yola

Cameroon did nothing wrong flooding Nigeria – FG official

The waters from the dam caused massive flooding in various states across Nigeria, killing hundreds of people and displacing hundreds of thousands. (more…)

President Goodluck Jonathan

Jonathan denies involvement in plans to cede Rivers communities to Bayelsa

President Goodluck Jonathan has denied allegations made the Kalabari National Forum and some traditional rulers from Rivers state that he is involved in plan to cede five oil producing communities in Rivers to neighbouring Bayelsa state. The two groups had staged a protest in Abuja where they accused the President…

EFCC arraigns five over illegal storage of diesel

The accused persons allegedly conspired to illegally store diesel. (more…)

Wrongful overtaking kill 4 siblings, 5 others in Bauchi

A driver's decision to wrongfully overtake caused the death of four family members. (more…)

Gunmen kill 4, injure 7 in Plateau

The Plateau Police confirmed the incident and said they are investigating the crime. (more…)