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    Seyi Makinde Inaugurates 15-Member Transition Committee

    Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has appointed a 15-man inauguration and transition committee to ensure a seamless transition for his second term in...

    Valentine’s Day: Yahaya Bello Celebrates First Wife With Celine Dion’s Song

     Yahaya Bello, the governor of Kogi state, has taken to social media to celebrate this year’s Valentine’s Day with Amina Oyiza Bello, his first...

    Guests Receive New Naira Notes, Tubers Of Yam At Event (Photos)

    Guests at a recent occasion in Port Harcourt were reportedly given new naira notes and two tubers of yam each. In the photos making the rounds...

    Court Stops PDP From Suspending Wike

    A Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday restrained the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from suspending or expelling the Governor of Rivers, Nyesom Wike,...

    Election: Struggle For Southern Presidency Must Not Fail – Akeredolu

    Governor  Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has called on the people of the state not to allow the struggle for the southern presidency to...

    New Naira: Govs, Parties Begin Legal Battle Over CBN Deadline

    The February 10 deadline for the currency swap announced by the Central Bank of Nigeria has pitted Governors Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna, Yahaya Bello...

    Court Stops CBN, Buhari From Shifting Naira Deadline

    Justice Eleoje Enenche of a High Court at the Federal Capital Territory in Abuja on Monday restrained the Federal Government and 27 listed commercial...

    EFCC Nabs Abuja Bank Manager Hoarding N29m New Notes

    An operations manager of a leading commercial bank in Abuja central area was on Monday arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Commission,...

    Nigerian Pastor’s Wife Dies In U.S. After Getting Shot 12 Times

    Eunice Dwumfour, identified as the wife of a Nigeria-based pastor, Eze Kings, has been shot dead in front of her home in New Jersey,...

    Paul Adefarasin loses mother at 98

    House on the Rock’s founding Pastor, Paul Adefarasin, has announced the death of his mother, Mrs. Hilda Joanne Adefarasin. Aged 98, the nonagenarian died at...

    Earthquake: Ex-Chelsea Star Christian Atsu Trapped Under Rubble

    A former Chelsea and Newcastle star, Christian Atsu, is reportedly among those trapped under the rubble in Turkey after a huge 7.7 magnitude earthquake...

    2023: Nigerians Lament As PVC Collection Ends

    Anger and frustration were the words, across many parts of the country, yesterday, as the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, ended the collection of...

    Panic As NAF Aircraft Crash-lands In Lagos Airport

    Panic erupts at the Muritala Muhammed International Airport today as an aircraft belonging to the Nigerian Air Force reportedly crash-landed on its run-way. According to...

    Nasarawa Police Rescues Four School Children After 14 Days In Captivity

    The Nasarawa police command says it has rescued the four remaining pupils abducted from the Local Government Education Authority (LGEA) Primary School in Alwaza,...

    Navy Burns Boat With 273 PMS Drums, Arrest Crew

    Operatives of the Nigerian Navy Ship, NNS Victory, on Friday evening set ablaze a wooden boat laden with Premium Motor Spirits (PMS) along the...

    Abubakar Malami Withdraws From Kebbi Governorship Race, To Remain As Attorney-General Of The Federation

    Abubakar Malami, Nigeria's Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), has pulled out of the Kebbi State governorship race, multiple sources said...

    2023: Buhari Has A Preferred Presidential Candidate – Femi Adesina

    Presidential aide, Femi Adesina has admitted that President Muhammadu Buhari has a preferred candidate. The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity...

    In The Name Of Allah, Please Free Abducted Kaduna-Abuja Train Passengers – Sheikh Gumi Appeals To Terrorists

    Ahmad Gumi, the controversial Islamic cleric, has appealed to terrorists, who abducted Kaduna-Abuja train passengers on March 28, 2022 to free them “in the...

    I Have Forgiven Those Who Petitioned EFCC Against Me – Gbenga Daniel

    A two-term governor of Ogun State, Chief Gbenga Daniel, on Sunday, said that he has forgiven all those behind the petition written against him...

    I Will Stop Banditry And Kidnapping If Elected As President – Saraki

    Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential aspirant, Senator Bukola Saraki has assure banditry and kidnapping will ceaae if elected. He explained the decision of the northern...

    Atiku Not Part Of Northern Consensus Arrangement – Dokpesi

    Former Vice President and leading presidential aspirant, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has said that he was never a party to the northern consensus arrangement. The Technical...

    2023: Nigeria Needs A President That Understands The Economy – Saraki

    The former Senate President and presidential aspirant under the People Democratic Party (PDP) Bukola Saraki says the choice of Leadership Nigerians make in 2023...

    2023: Consensus Candidacy Not Solution To Nigeria’s Problems – Peter Obi

    One of the presidential aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party and former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, has said the consensus arrangement being...

    2023: Pick Women As Running Mates – Aisha Buhari Urges Presidential Aspirants

    Aisha Buhari, the first lady of Nigeria, has asked political parties to consider women as running mates for candidates competing for various offices across...

    NDLEA Arrests Four Drug Traffickers As Operatives Seized Cocaine Concealed In Teabags At Lagos And Abuja Airports

    Some fresh attempts by Brazil-based drug cartels to smuggle substantial quantities of Cocaine into Nigeria through the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, and Murtala...

    “I Failed So Many Times But Each Failure Was A Call To Try A New Strategy. Did I Feel Like Quitting Sometimes? Yes. But...

    Seyi Makinde, the Oyo State Governor, has urged fresh graduates of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, to be resilient so as to...

    It’s Igbos Turn To Rule Nigeria, Drop Your Presidential Bids – Afenifere Leader, Ayo Adebanjo Tells Tinubu And Osinbajo

    Chief Ayo Adebanjo, leader of Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere has stated that presidential aspirants from the South-West geopolitical zone including Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and...

    I Can’t Trust Any Igbo As My President – Oluwo Of Iwo

    A traditional ruler in Osun State, Oba Abdurosheed Akanbi, the Oluwo of Iwoland, has posited that South Easterners would find it difficult to produce...

    40-year-old Man Rapes Brother’s Daughter, Gags Mouth With Pillow In Lagos

    Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a 40-year-old man, Nuwel Ajagu, for allegedly defiling the teenage daughter of his brother in...

    Husband Caught Having S*x With His Housemaid Just Hours After His Wife Gave Birth After 27 Hours In Labour

    A man was caught having sex with his maid while his wife was in the hospital recovering from child birth, according to a Twitter...

    Northern Elders Trying To Instigate The Country Against Buhari – Femi Adesina

    The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina has claimed that a recent call by Northern Elders for President Muhammadu...

    Military Kills ISWAP Commander, Abou Fatima, And 15 Others Using New Super Tucano’s Airstrikes In Lake Chad

    Abou Sufyan, an ISWAP commander, and about 15 of his fighters have been killed by the Nigerian military. They were killed with airstrikes from A-29 Super Tucano...

    ‘Lack Of Functional Market-driven Skills’ – Ngige Reveals Why Some Nigerian Youths Are Not Employable

    Chris Ngige, the Minister of Labour and Employment, claims that most youths are unemployed due to a lack of functional skills. On Thursday in Abuja,...

    I’ll Finance ₦7.4trn Budget Deficit With New Borrowings – Buhari Tells Reps

    President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the House of Representatives seeking an increase in the 2022 budget deficit to be financed through borrowing from...

    Every Region Of The Country Wants To Leave Because Nigeria Itself Has Seceded From Humanity – Wole Soyinka

    Prof Wole Soyinka, the Nigerian Nobel laureate, has said Nigeria is gradually seceding from humanity.  Soyinka spoke in Lagos State on Thursday at a media session titled,...

    Court Bars Journalists From Covering IPOB Leader Nnamdi Kanu Trial Over National Security

    Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice John Tsoho, has prohibited some members of the public from witnessing and covering the trial of...

    Gunmen Attack Governor Soludo’s Aguata LG Headquarters

    According to multiple media reports, the Aguata Local Government Area headquarters, Anambra State, is currently being attacked by arsonists, believed to be those widely...

    More Troubles For Abba Kyari As Court Dismisses His Human Rights Violation Case Against NDLEA

    A case filed by embattled police officer, Abba Kyari against the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has been dismissed. Justice Inyang Ekwo on Thursday...

    2023: I Cannot Consider Peter Obi For President, All He Did As Anambra Governor Was Digging Boreholes – Asari Dokubo

    A former Niger Delta militant leader, Asari Dokubo has made some allegations against 2023 presidential aspirant, Peter Obi. Asari who is known for always attacking...

    “ESN, Your Commander Is With Me Talking Like A Parrot” – Asari Dokubo Captures Notorious IPOB Chieftain

    Asari Dokubo has claimed to have captured a notorious commander of the Eastern Security Network, ESN. The former leader of the Movement for the Emnacipation...

    We’re Aware Of Your Presidential Ambition But I Pray For God To Choose Who Is The Best For Nigeria – El-Rufai To Tinubu

    Governor Nasir El-Rufai said this while receiving former Lagos Governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, who was in the state, on a condolence visit over the...

    Killing of Nigerians By Terrorists Must Stop Immediately – Tinubu To Buhari

    Bola Ahmed Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration to put an urgent halt to the...

    Bobrisky Be Warned: Reps Introduce Bill To Send Cross-dressers To Prison For 6 Months

    Cross-dressers may soon end up in prison if a new bill to prohibit cross-dressing in Nigeria is passed into law. Umar Muda, a member of...

    Please Delete Illegal Loan Apps – FG Urges Apple And Google After Uncovering Unscrupulous Owners

    The Federal Government of Nigeria has demanded the removal of more loan apps from Apple and Google Play Stores. This comes after the Federal Competition...

    When I Saw How Nigerians Were More Concerned With Bashing Angelique Kidjo For Winning Grammys, I Realised Buhari Is Not The Only Problem We...

    Former Presidential aide and author, Reno Omokri has slammed those attacking Beninese-American singer, Angelique Kidjo for defeating Wizkid at the Grammys. Kidjo beat Nigerian nominees...

    Telecom Operators Block Unlinked NIN-SIM From Making Outbound Calls

    Telecommunication operators have blocked lines of Nigerians yet to link their National Identification Number (NIN) with their SIM. The Association of Licensed Telecommunication Operators of...

    FG Suspends Salaries Of More Than 3,000 Civil Servants

    Salaries of over 3,000 civil servants have been suspended by the federal government. The affected workers employed between 2013 any 2020 were suspended over failure...

    Fuel Scarcity: Radio Stations Cut Down On Operationals Hours Due To Economic Situation

    Some radio stations in the country have announced that they are cutting down on their hours of operation. The radio stations said the decision was...

    IPOB Sit-at-Home: If You Don’t Come to Work On Mondays, You Will Be Sanctioned – Soludo Warns Civil Servants

    All civil servants in Anambra State have been ordered to always report to work on Mondays. The new order was given by Governor, Prof. Chukwuma...

    20,000 Graduates To Get One Year Paid Internships After NYSC – Osinbajo Announces

    20,000 graduates who participated in the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) program will be given paid internships, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. The VP...

    Obiano’s Arrest By EFCC Is Politically Motivated – APGA

    The All Progressives Grand Alliance has strongly condemned the arrest of the former governor of Anambra state, Willie Obiano, by the Economic and Financial...

    We Will Prosecute Graduates Who Evade Mobilisation – NYSC Threatens

    The Director-General of NYSC, Major General Shuaibu Ibrahim has warned that the Scheme will henceforth prosecute Nigerian graduates who refuse to present themselves for...

    EFCC Detectives Probes Obiano Over ₦5bn Sure-P and ₦37bn Security Votes Spending

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday moved ex-Governor Willy Obiano from Lagos to Abuja for quizzing over alleged N42 billion fraud. Obiano was...

    Electoral Act: We Are Not Aware of Court Judgment on Section 84 (12) – NASS

    The Senate said on Friday that it was not aware of any court judgment which struck out the controversial Section 84 (12) from the...

    We Recovered N312 Billion From Anti-Corruption Fight In 2021 – EFCC Reveals

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Nigeria's anti-graft agency, has explained that it recovered at least N312.7 billion from its anti-corruption crusade in 2021. This was...

    We Didn’t Arrest Ebelechukwu Obiano – EFCC Speaks On Obiano’s Wife

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said it never arrested Mrs Ebelechukwu Obiano. Ebelechukwu is the wife of the immediate past governor of...

    Ebele Was Drunk Early In The Morning – Bianca Ojukwu Speaks On Giving Obiano’s Wife A Dirty Slap

    Bianca Ojukwu has opened up following her fight with Ebele Obiano, the immediate past first lady of Anambra state. Recall that she gave her a...

    Obiano And His Wife, Ebele Tried To Use Court Order To Avoid EFCC Arrest At Lagos Int’l Airport

    Details have emerged showing how the immediate past Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano tried to stop his arrest by the Economic and Financial...

    Ebonyi: We’ll Make Decision On Court Ruling Against Umahi Next Week – INEC Confirms

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that it would decide on the court ruling that sacked Dave Umahi as Governor of Ebonyi...

    Former Anambra Governor Willie Obiano Arrested By EFCC At Lagos Int’l Airport

    Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested former Anambra State governor, Willie Obiano, at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. Obiano,...

    Ebelechukwu Obiano Deserved The Slap She Received From Bianca Ojukwu – Joe Igbokwe

    Joe Igbokwe, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has reacted to the fisticuffs between the immediate past First Lady of Anambra State,...

    Bianca Ojukwu And Ebele Obiano Are Thugs, They Should Be Arrested For Disturbance Of Public Peace – Deji Adeyanju

    A Nigerian activist has called for the arrest of the wife of outgoing Governor of Anambra State, Ebelechukwu Obiano and widow of the late...

    Video: Why Bianca Ojukwu Slapped Governor’s Wife, Ebele Obiano At Soludo’s Inauguration…And The Wig Wasn’t Spared

    Everything was already going as planned, smoothly, the New Governor of Anambra State, Charles Soludo, was already following up the due process of the...

    See The Trending Photos Of Charles Soludo And His Family After Swearing-in Ceremony As Anambra Governor

    Newly sworn-in governor of Anambra state, Charles Soludo assumed office on Thursday, March 17. The former CBN governor was sworn in by a judge as...

    Come And Work With Me – Soludo Urges Politicians As He’s Sworn In As Anambra Governor

    Newly-sworn in governor of Anambra State, Charles Soludo, on Thursday has pleaded with the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, and its militia arm, the...

    “It’s Liberation Day” – Bianca Ojukwu Breaks Her Silence After Slapping Obiano’s Wife At Soludo’s Inauguration

    Mrs Bianca Ojukwu, the widow of late leader of the breakaway Republic of Biafra, Chief Emeka Ojukwu, has reacted to the exchange between her...

    PDP Fix Presidential Primary For May 28 And May 21 For Governorship

    The People's Democratic Party, PDP has fixed May 28 as the date for its Presidential primaries. Read Also: “So This One Is The President Of...

    2023 Presidency: Those Over 60 Should Be Preparing To Meet God, Not Lead Nigeria – Tambuwal Slams Tinubu, Atiku

    Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal has warned the likes of Atiku Abubakar and Bola Tinubu to rethink their ambitions in 2023. According to him, anyone...

    Chop Slap! Watch Bianca Ojukwu Slap Obiano’s Wife At Soludo’s Inauguration – Video

    A video has surfaced showing the moment Obiano’s wife, Ebelechukwu, fought dirty with Bianca Ojukwu, the widow of the late Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu. Recall that the...

    2023: Some Presidential Aspirants Should Be In Jail If EFCC And ICPC Did Its Job – Obasanjo Shades Tinubu, Okorocha, Orji Kalu

    Olusegun Obasanjo, a former Nigerian President, on Saturday said some persons aspiring to be Nigeria’s President in 2023 should be in jail had the...

    “When I Rule For Eight Years, I Will Hand Over To The Smartest And Someone With Most Followers” – Bola Tinubu Boasts

    Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the former Governor of Lagos State and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has revealed that when elected...

    University Education Is Not For Employment – UNILAG ASUU Chairman

    Mr Dele Ashiru, the Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Lagos State (UNILAG) chapter, has stated that university education...

    He Stood As Surety For Sowore But Sowore Skipped Bail – Ned Nwoko On Why Police Arrested Sowore’s Lawyer

    Prince Ned Nwoko, a former member, House of Representatives, has denied involvement in the arrest of Abubakar Marshal, a lawyer to Omoyele Sowore. The billionaire, in...

    Police Arrested Me Because Of My 2023 Presidential Ambition – Sowore Claims He Was Not Detained For Spreading Fake News About Ned Nwoko

    Omoyele Sowore says he was arrested because the Nigerian government is afraid he will soon declare to run for 2023 presidency. A team of armed...

    I Have Sworn By The Holy Quran That I Will uphold the Constitution Of The Federal Republic of Nigeria – Buhari Says He’s Looking...

    President Muhamamdu Buhari has disclosed that he is looking forward to when he will hand over the baton to the next president in 2023...

    Fraud: Court Orders Interim Seizure Of Rochas Okorocha’s Abuja Property

    Senator Rochas Anayo Okorocha has been ordered to temporarily forfeit his property in Abuja which he allegedly acquired illegally. The order was given by Federal...

    Omoyele Sowore Arrested For Peddling Fake News About Ned Nwoko

    The Police in Abuja on Thursday reportedly arrested Activist, Mr. Omoyele Sowore of the African Action Congress over an allegation of ‘fake news peddling’. A...

    Kaduna: We’ll Sack Underqualified Teachers – El-Rufai Promises

    Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna has stated that more underqualified teachers will be dismissed from public schools in Kaduna state. Speaking on Thursday morning, February...

    Fuel Scarcity: Some Nigerians Cry As If Heavens Have Fallen – Buhari’s Aide, Femi Adesina

    Presidential aide, Femi Adesina has berated Nigerians complaining about fuel scarcity. According to him, the continued presence of long queues at filling stations should not...

    “My Generation Should Be Stepping Aside” – Obasanjo

    Former Nigerian president, Olusegun Obasanjo, has said the older politicians must step aside for young leaders to take over affairs of the nation. Obasanjo made...

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