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No Contract Has Been Sent By Tyson Fury To Fight Anthony Joshua In September – Promoter Eddie Hearn

Promoter Eddie Hearn said on Saturday that reigning world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury has not yet sent a contract to fellow Brit Anthony Joshua...

Nate Diaz To Face Jake Paul In Boxing Debut

YouTuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul and ex-UFC fighter Nate Diaz will meet in a boxing match on Aug. 5 in Dallas, organisers said on Wednesday. Diaz is...

H3N8 Bird Flu: China Reports First Death From New Virus – WHO

The World Health Organisation confirmed the death from the virus which had not been detected in humans before two non-fatal cases emerged – both...

I Am Leaving Akwa Ibom Better Than I Met Her – Udom Emmanuel

Udom Emmanuel, Governor of Akwa Ibom State has revealed that despite the two recessions, challenging economic tailwind that he was still leaving the state...

Putin Dismisses Top General Over Ukraine Failures

It is “highly likely” Vladimir Putin has axed one of his top generals following Russia’s stalled invasion of Ukraine, British defence chiefs said on...

Why I Will Never Stop Dancing – Governor Ademola Adeleke

Osun State governor, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has revealed why he would never stop dancing despite how much people have criticized him. The governor explained that...

Economic Growth Will Be Boosted By Tinubu Presidency, Say Yoruba Lawyers

Foremost pan-Yoruba lawyers association, Egbe Amofin O’odua, has expressed faith that President-elect Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu will chart a new course for the country’s economic growth and international...

Aregbesola’s Safety Is Adeleke’s Top Priority

Osun State Governor, Ademola Adeleke has proclaimed a new Executive Order to protect Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola from being chased out of...

Federal Government Opens Passport Office In Ilesa

The Federal Government on Tuesday restated its commitment to ameliorating the challenges encountered by Nigerians in applying for and obtaining the Nigerian Passport, through...

Sanction Belarus And Russia Over Putin’s Nuclear Weapons Deployment Plan – Lithuania

Lithuania said on Sunday it would call for new sanctions against Moscow and Minsk in response to Russia’s plan to station tactical nuclear weapons...

Cristiano Ronaldo Score A Brace As Portugal Thrash Luxembourg

Cristiano Ronaldo continued his record-breaking form for Portugal as he grabbed two more goals in his country’s 6-0 thrashing of Luxembourg in a Euro...

Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu Sack Outspoken Defence Minister Who Opposed His Judicial Reform

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday dismissed Defense Minister Yoav Gallant after he said the government should delay moving forward with a highly-contested...

Tottenham Sack Antonio Conte With Cristian Stellini And Ryan Mason In Charge Until The End Of The Season

Tottenham have finally parted company with Antonio Conte and most of his backroom staff, with Cristian Stellini placed in charge on an interim basis...

Oleksandr Usyk, Tyson Fury And Myself Are The Best Heavyweights In The World – Anthony Joshua

Former champion Anthony Joshua is happy to share the ‘people’s champion’ tag with Tyson Fury. Anthony Joshua still believes he is among the best three...

“Messi Is The Toughest Opponent I’ve Ever Faced” – Real Madrid Legend, Marcelo

Marcelo, a former Real Madrid defender, has named his toughest opponent. The footballer named Lionel Messi as the toughest opponent he has faced in his...

“I’m Very Excited About The Future of Africa” – Kamala Harris Says As She Arrives In Ghana To ‘Deepen Ties’ With Continent

Kamala Harris has landed at Ghana’s Kotoko International Airport on the first stop of her three-nation African tour. The vice president has been sent to...

Russia Will Deploy Nuclear Weapons In Belarus – Putin Announces

Russia will deploy tactical nuclear weapons in Belarus, Russian president Vladimir Putin has said. Mr Putin said that such a move would not violate any...

Putin Makes Surprise Visit To Russian-occupied Mariupol In Wake of ICC Arrest Warrant

A day after being accused of war crimes by the International Criminal Court, President Vladimir Putin made a surprise visit to the Russian-occupied Ukrainian...

US Drone Crashes Over Black Sea After Colliding With ‘Reckless’ Russian Fighter Jet

A Russian aircraft has collided with a US unmanned aircraft in international airspace over the Black Sea, causing it to crash. Two Su-27 planes had...

Game-Changer: How BVAS Turned Heavyweights To Paperweights

When the idea of introducing the Bimodal Voters Accreditation System into the electoral process was first mooted by the National Chairman of the Independent...

Adamu’s Fate, NASS Leadership Top Agenda As Senators-Elect Meet Tinubu

Ahead of their scheduled parley with the ruling All Progressives Congress and the President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, in Abuja, a number of senators-elect and...

How Uba Sani’s Campaign Coordinator Worked Against Tinubu, APC Candidates In Kaduna

Ahead of the March 18th Gubernatorial and State Assembly elections, facts have emerged on how the Coordinator of Senator Uba Sani in Igabi Local...

LP Governorship Candidate In Lagos Alleges Threat To Life

The governorship candidate of the Labour Party in Lagos, Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour, has cried out against death threats and assassination attempts on his life. Rhodes-Vivour raised...

Illicit Drugs: NDLEA Nabs Ex-Boko Haram Fighter, Traditional Ruler, 35 Others

A surrendered and rehabilitated ex-fighter of the Boko Haram terrorist group, Alayi Madu, and the traditional ruler of Kajola, a border community between Ondo...

Popular Nollywood Actress Emerges Labour Party Chair

Ahead of the March 18, 2023 governorship and state assembly elections, the Labour Party has appointed popular Nollywood actress, Hilda Dokubo, as the new...

Durant Out For At Least Three Weeks With Ankle Sprain

Kevin Durant faces at least three weeks on the sidelines after suffering a sprained ankle, the Phoenix Suns said on Thursday. Durant, who joined Phoenix...

Meghan Markle Saved Me – Prince Harry, Reveals Marijuana Really Helped Him Deal With Trauma

Prince Harry reflected on his marriage with Meghan Markle and explained how she helped him at a time when he felt “stuck”. The Duke of...

Russia Open To Ukraine Peace Talks, But Won’t Give Up Annexed Ukrainian Regions – Kremlin

The Kremlin on Tuesday repeated its position that Russia was open to negotiations to end the Ukraine conflict, but that new “territorial realities” could...

Ukraine War: Russian People ‘May Not Survive’ – Putin Cries Out

Vladimir Putin has said that Russian people may not survive in their current state as he claimed the West was trying to "disband" Russia. The...

We Are Aware Of Plots By Subversive Elements To Use Naira Scarcity To Ignite Civil Unrest” NSA

The National Security Adviser (NSA), Babagana Monguno says there are plots by subversive elements to use the current socio-economic climate created by the naira...

“We’ll Win And Build Nigeria Together” – Tinubu Assures Supporters

The All Progressives Congress, APC, presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, has assured party members and supporters that he will emerge as a winner on Saturday’s...

Gunmen Attack TV & Radio Stations In Rivers

Gunmen on Tuesday night attacked a popular Radio Station, Wish FM 99.5, and the Atlantic Television Network in Ozuoba, in the Obio/Akpor Local Government...

Expectations Rises As Supreme Court Hears Consolidated Suit On Naira Scarcity

Expectations are high as the Supreme Court is set to hear a consolidated suit on the naira redesign policy today (Wednesday). The plaintiffs in the...

I Will Work Hard For Nigeria As Buhari Worked For Me –Tinubu

The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, on Tuesday in Lagos, said he would work hard for Nigeria, as the President,...

INEC Confirms 1.6 million Voters, Deploys 3508 BVAS In Kogi

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that a total of 1.6 million voters will be participating in Saturday’s elections. The Resident Electoral Commissioner,...

Election: T. Y. Danjuma, Christian Elders Endorse Peter Obi

The National Christian Elders Forum, being piloted by a former Minister of Defence, General Theophilus Danjuma, and other elder statesmen, has endorsed the presidential...

Kaduna, Others Initiate Contempt Proceeding Against Malami, Emefiele

Kaduna, Kogi and Zamfara States have initiated a contempt proceeding against the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami and Governor of Central...

New Naira: Atiku, Emefiele Targeted Tinubu With Policy, Lawmaker Alleges

The senator representing Kogi West senatorial district under the All Progressive Congress, Smart Adeyemi, has alleged that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic...

Buhari Arrives Lagos For APC Campaign Rally

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has arrived in Lagos State, Nigeria’s economic hub, to attend the final leg of the All Progressives...

Rivers Police Arrest Four Women For Allegedly Abducting Infant

The Rivers State Police Command said its operatives busted a kidnap syndicate comprising four women for allegedly kidnapping and trafficking a four-year-old in Afam,...

I Will Not Join APC In Spite Of Its Support For Power Shift – Wike

Rivers State governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has reiterated that he will never join the All Progressives Congress (APC), despite its governors commendable stance on...

New naira: CBN Debunks Release Shared On Aisha Buhari’s Instagram Page

The Central Bank of Nigeria has debunked a purported press release shared on the Instagram page of the First Lady, Aisha Buhari.   In the release...

Abuja Pastor Apologises For Mounting Pulpit With AK-47, Suspends Duties

The presiding pastor of House on the Rock Abuja, Pastor Uche Aigbe, has tendered an unreserved apology to his congregation and the entire Nigerians...

Poll Projects Tinubu To Win Presidential Election

The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has been projected to win the February 25 presidential election. In an opinion poll conducted...

I’m Ready To Sacrifice My Senatorial Ambition For Peter Obi To Win – Ortom

The Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom, says he is ready to sacrifice his senatorial ambition in the National Assembly elections this Saturday, if...

How I Stopped Obasanjo’s Third-Term Bid In National Assembly — Atiku

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has disclosed that his intimate relationship with National Assembly members when he was Nigeria’s...

Kidnappers After US Citizens In Nigeria – Embassy

The United States Embassy in Nigeria has said it has limited ability to provide emergency services to American citizens in many parts of Nigeria...

Anambra EndSARS Scandal: I Was Tortured In Underground Cell, Says Victim

One of the victims of police brutality in Anambra State, Mr Chisom Uche, on Monday, said he expected police authorities to invite him and...

Election: 100 Clerics Declare Support For Tinubu In Rivers

Over 100 clerics and prophets in Rivers State have declared support for the Presidential Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Ahmed Tinubu and...

If China Allies Itself With Russia, There Will Be World War III – Zelensky Warns

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy warned China in a newspaper interview on Monday against supporting Russia in its war on Ukraine and said doing so...

New Turkey Earthquake Leaves Three Dead And 600 People trapped Under Rubble

Three people have died after a 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck southern Turkey on Monday, weeks after a deadly quake devastated the region. More than 680 people...

Election: Atiku Is North’s Candidate, Says ACF Chieftain

A chieftain of the Arewa Consultative Forum, Muhammad Yakubu, has said that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, is the...

Fraudster Bags Two-year Imprisonment For Impersonating Actor Bolanle Ninalowo

A fraudster, Omoghan Igbinosa, has bagged two years imprisonment for impersonating Nollywood actor Ninalowo Bolanle. This was disclosed via the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission’s...

Elections: PSC Replaces Naja’atu Following APC PCC Outcry

The Police Service Commission has replaced Naja’atu Muhammad with a retired Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Bawa Lawal, to coordinate the monitoring of police officers’...

Nigerians Will Witness Most Transparent Elections, INEC Vows

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said Nigerians will experience the most transparent elections as the presidential and National Assembly elections of  February...

Adamu, El-Rufai, others In Closed-Door Meeting With Malami

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Abdullahi Adamu, on Monday afternoon, held a crucial meeting with the Attorney General of the Federation,...

IGP Decorates Newly-Promoted DIGs

The Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, on Monday, decorated three newly-promoted Deputy Inspectors-General of Police in his office at the Louis Edet House, Force...

Even As Governor, I Don’t Have New Naira Notes, Says Adeleke

Osun State Governor, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has lamented the unavailability of new naira notes in the state, saying even as the state helmsman, he...

Obi’s Endorsement: ADC Candidate Kicks, Says Criminals Sold Party

The erstwhile presidential candidate of the African Democratic Congress, Dumebi Kachikwu, on Monday, lambasted some elements within the ADC, describing them as criminals.   Kachukwu was...

2023 Census: Some Borno Residents May Not Be Counted – NPC

Some residents of Borno State may not be counted in the forthcoming national population and housing census due to insecurity. The population of inaccessible areas...

Buhari Returns From Addis Ababa After AU Summit

President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Abuja after participating in the 36th Summit of the African Union (AU) in Addis Ababa, the capital of...

2023 Census: Some Borno Residents May Not Be Counted – NPC

Some residents of Borno State may not be counted in the forthcoming national population and housing census due to insecurity. The population of inaccessible areas...

BREAKING: Four Feared Dead As Gunmen Attack Another Anambra Police Station

The Anambra State police command has confirmed the death of four policemen during the attack at the Awada police station in Idemili North local...

He’s A Nationalist’ — Former Chairmen Of Political Parties Endorse Obi

The coalition for good governance, a non-governmental organisation, has endorsed Peter Obi, the standard bearer of the Labour Party (LP). Okey Chukwendu, national coordinator of...

Naira Scarcity: Protesters invade Ogun LG Secretariat, Cart Away Mace

The violent protest earlier reported in Sagamu, Ogun State, took another dimension as the protesters invaded the Sagamu Local Government secretariat in Sagamu, and...

Earthquake: The Syrian Who Dug His Fiancee Out Of The Rubble

Aysha Moarri, 45, is sobbing while caressing a white, quilted body bag on the back of a lorry. "How are you leaving me behind? You...

What’ll Happen If Peter Obi’s Victory Is Denied – Ohanaeze

A few days to the February 25th presidential election, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has warned that the Labour Party, LP, presidential candidate, Peter Obi must not...

Dozens Killed As Deadly Storms Hit Brazilian Coast

At least 36 people have been killed in flooding and landslides in Brazil's São Paulo state, officials say. Dozens of people are missing and while...

Biden Makes Surprise Visit To Kyiv Ahead Of Ukraine War Anniversary

President Biden is on his way out of Ukraine and is expected to be heading to neighbouring Poland for more diplomatic talks. Ahead of meetings...

Naira: Nothing Must Happen To Buhari, PDP Youth Leader Warns APC

The Deputy National Youth Leader of the Peoples Democratic Party, Timothy Osadolor, has warned leaders of the All Progressives Congress to be mindful of...

Turkey Earthquake: Rescue Team Discovers $2m Buried In Rubble

Search and rescue team have discovered $2 million dollars buried under the rubble of one of the collapsed buildings in Turkey after the disastrous...

ADC Endorses Peter Obi For President, Forms Star Alliance

The African Democratic Congress, ADC, has endorsed the Labour Party’s presidential candidate, Peter Obi, and Vice presidential candidate, Datti Baba-Ahmed, for the presidency. The endorsement...

APC Suspends National Vice Chairman For Associating With PDP Governor

National Vice Chairman of the All Progressives Congress APC North-east, Comrade Mustapha Salihu has been suspended over alleged anti-party activities. Salihu was accused of hobnobbing...

‘The CBN Currency Policy Hurting Ordinary Citizens’ – Atiku Shift Ground

Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has given his previous position on the naira redesign a rethink, stating now,...

LASTMA Issues Traffic Advisory Ahead Of APC Presidential Rally

The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has issued a traffic advisory to ease the pressure of traffic gridlock in the state ahead of...

Falz Advice Youths On Election, Names Preferred Candidate

Nigerian rapper Falz has shared a piece of advice to the youth while naming his preferred candidate as the elections approach. The rapper has advised the...

8 Madonna University Students Die In An Accident

About eight Madonna University students have reportedly died in a fatal accident while on their way to Taraba State. According to reports gathered the incident happened on Saturday,...

FG Using CBN Naira Swap Policy To Target ‘Criminals It Knows’ — Ezekwesili

A former Minister of Education, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, has expressed strong criticism of the naira swap policy of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). According...

Tinubu’s Promises Are Hopelessness In Disguise – Atiku

Ahead of the general elections, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has urged Nigerians to be on  guard and not...

Naira Crisis: Buhari Appeals For More Patience, Endorses Tinubu Again

Amidst the hardship and crisis that has trailed the central bank’s new naira policy, the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has appealed for...

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