News

An IDPs Camp in Adamawa used to illustrate the story

Military resettles 145, 000 IDPs in three states – Commander

More IDPs would return home in the weeks.

Femi Fani-Kayode

Nnamdi Kanu to partner us in removing Buhari – Fani-Kayode

The former Minister of Aviation said the IPOB leader is alive and would work to remove the president.

Dino Melaye reacts to Shehu Sani resignation from APC

Mr Sani resigned Saturday after he was replaced as senatorial candidate.

Lai Mohammed

How Reuters, Economist, others ‘baffled’ me with question on Atiku, Buhari’s corruption war — Lai Mohammed

The minister says “we are still being perceived as a country where corruption thrives”.

Magnus Abe

Magnus Abe denies dumping APC

The internet was, on Saturday, dominated by the story of his purported defection.

Jamal Khashoggi (Photo Credit: The Independent)

UN, U.S. ‘shocked’ as Saudi confirms journalist Khashoggi killed

Saudi officials had previously denied Khashoggi had been killed.

Shehu Sani [Source: Deltabreed]

UPDATED: Shehu Sani resigns from APC

The senator writes to the APC on his exit.

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo

FACT-CHECK: Did VP Osinbajo goof in his Independence Day speech?

Here, we examine Vice President Osinbajo’s Independence Day remark to determine the authenticity or otherwise of some of his claims.

Nigeria Human Rights

Why Nigerian govts obscure expenditure every election year – Odinkalu

“As the 2019 elections approach, there are suddenly stories about approvals for withdrawals from the ECA and LNG dividends.”

Nigeria LNG prize for science, literature winners named

Nigeria LNG prize for science, literature winners named

$100,000 each was given in the prize for Science and Literature respectively while one million naira was given for literary criticism award.

Nnamdi Kanu

Nnamdi Kanu confirms new video showing him in Jerusalem, lawyer says

Mr Kanu is to address a press conference within the next 24 hours.

Eden Hazard and Alexis Sanchez. [PHOTO CREDIT: Goal.com]

Chelsea vs Manchester Utd (LIVE UPDATES): Mourinho faces crunch test as Sarri chases record at Stamford Bridge

Since his exit from London, Mourinho hasn’t had it so good against his former employers.

Pic.22. Muslim pilgrims from Kwara boarding during the inaugural air-lift of 2017 pilgrims at the International Airport in Ilorin on Thursday (3/8/17). 04011/3/8/2017/Anthony Alabi/BJO/NAN

Nigeria begins online registration of pilgrims for Hajj 2019

The meeting also reviews Nigeria’s performance during Hajj 2017.

Uche-Secondus

2019: PDP alleges impersonation, threatens legal action

The party says impersonators allegedly sold forms to aspirants and illegally conducted primaries.

Okene Water works (Kapital FM Abuja)

How Nigerian agency mismanaged N1.3 billion on abandoned projects, ‘non-existent’ vehicles, others – Audit Report

The auditor general directs the agency’s managing director to ensure the return of the money.

clouds

Cloudy, sunny weather, thundery showers to prevail on Saturday – NiMet

The central states will have day and night temperatures of 29 to 33 and 18 to 23 degrees Celsius.

Nigeria_Airways_jpg

Unpaid Pensions: 900 Nigeria Airways retirees die

President Muhammadu Buhari approved the payment of N22.68 billion to former workers of the liquidated airline in September.

EFCC operatives

Lebanese convicted for currency trafficking in Nigeria

The Lebanese pleaded guilty.

Former British Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg (Photo Credit: The Irish Times)

Facebook hires former British deputy prime minister Clegg

The appointment makes Mr Clegg the most senior European politician ever in a leadership role in Silicon Valley.

APC National Secretariat in Abuja

Aggrieved APC Aspirants seek Buhari’s intervention in their plight

The former aspirants warn that the electoral fortunes of the party will be affected if they are not “carried along.”

Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai at Kajuru

55 killed in Kaduna’s Kasuwan Magani crisis – Police

The Kaduna governor visited the troubled Kasuwan Magani community on Friday.

NANS Protest

NANS opposes NEC, rejects 15 per cent budgetary allocation to education

The students body urges governors to declare state-of-emergency in education.

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State (right) welcoming the Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, when the latter paid him a courtesy visit at the Government House, Enugu, yesterday.

2019: Why Igbos should support me and Atiku – Peter Obi

“We (Igbos) can’t continue to say we are not getting this or that or that we are marginalised.”

Rains

Hailstones fall in Abuja

Residents express joy at seeing the balls of irregular lumps of ice.

President Muhammadu Buhari with Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje and other members of the delegation as he receives in audience delegation of Tijjaniyya Shura Council of Nigeria in State House on 19th Oct 2018

Tijjaniyya Shura Council visits Buhari

President Buhari commended religious bodies and Nigerians for the encouragement shown to the administration through prayer.