More News

Muslim group, JIBWIS, donates artificial limbs to Kebbi amputees

Government urged to emulate the gesture of the group

​​Buhari warns Nigeria police ​against extorting applicants

The president directs police officials to suggests ways of reforming the force

Oscar Pistorius

South Africa blocks Pistorius’ early release

South Africa says releasing Pistorius on Friday would be illegal.

FG investigates Nigerian visa granted to wanted terrorist

Officials say the Nigerian Charge d’Affairs in Lebanon has already met with Lebanese authorities to look into the matter.

Professor dumps wife, 6 children after 46 years of marriage

The university teacher wants the court to end his turbulent marriage.

Dr. Ameyo Stella Adadevoh.... Photo Credit..Courtsey @KwamiAdadevoh via Twitter

Adadevoh, Gani were humanitarians Nigerians should not forget — Odinkalu

The world marks international humanitarian day on August 19.

A Refinery used to illustrate the story.

Economist wants Kaduna refinery replaced with meat factory

A professor of economics says Kaduna should not host an oil refinery.

OPC recognised by UN, not a terrorist organisation — Gani Adams

“We are not a terrorist organisation. We don’t do kidnapping, we don’t bomb government installations, we are a self-determination group”.

Nigerian Air Force to establish hospital for people displaced by Boko Haram

The air force attacks terrorists’ moving vehicles.

Samuel Ortom, Benue State Governor

Army apologises for attack on Benue Community

The commandant maintained that the army would collaborate with other security agencies to forestall the reoccurrence of such  incidence.

Treasury Single Account not aimed at punishing government agencies – Accountant General

A committee headed by a director will respond to queries from government offices.

​Tinubu, Ambode, others shun Fashola’s book launch

Mr. Fashola’s political friends and former benefactors were missing at the event.

FILE PHOTO: GOCOP Members with Femi Adesina and Garba Shehu

Buhari won’t ask media to “kill” stories – Femi Adesina

Mr. Adesina says the first thing the President told him when he assumed office was: “Always tell me the truth.”

APC hails military for stepped-up battle against Boko Haram

APC says President Buhari has provided a purposeful leadership.


Indecently dressed candidates barred from Unilorin post-UTME exams

65,000 candidates will be screened for possible admissions into the University of Ilorin.

Gov. Wike to spend public funds to rehabilitate church for praying for his victory

Wike says church renovation will be part of his 100 days in office programmes

PDP, APC mourn Borno Deputy Governor, Zannah Mustapha

The part​ies pray God to grant the departed eternal rest.

Buhari condoles Borno Govt. over deputy governor’s death

The Borno deputy governor passed on on Saturday morning in Yola, the Adamawa state capital.

PDP chieftain cautions PDP, others against insulting Buhari

Mr. Gabam says the president has good intentions for the country.

Plot to bomb Borno market thwarted

No one has taken responsibility for the attempted attack, but the extremist Boko Haram sect has carried out series of suicide attacks in locations in the north of Nigeria.

CNPP slams Abdulsalami, Sultan, Kukah, declares support for Buhari’s anti-corruption war

The group said the advice offered by the National Peace Committee to Buhari on the war against corruption is a subtle and scary blackmail.

Osinbajo urges Presbyterian Church to be worthy ally in drive towards national rebirth

“The Church has a special role to help in re-moulding the character of the people and build integrity,” he said.

14-year-old remanded for being in possession of stolen generator part

The suspect was remanded in a juvenile home.

Community sues Redeemed Church, Adeboye over land dispute

The claimants said they discovered that the demolitions were carried out on the instruction of the Church.

Nigeria to install cameras in prisons to check jailbreaks

The cameras would help in monitoring unusual movement of prisoners or those who might want to cause social discontent in the prisons.