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Ummita Buhari: I Killed My Nigerian Lover With A Knife – Chinese Man Confesses

Frank Geng Quarong, a Chinese man who is standing trial before Kano State High Court over the murder of his Nigerian lover, Ummukulsum Sani...

Hisbah Destroys 4.5 Million Bottles Of Alcohol In Kano

The Kano State Hisbah has destroyed over two million bottles of alcohol in the state.  Kano State Hisbah Board said the items were destroyed to...

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...

Nigerians Stranded In Libya Evacuated

The Federal Government, in collaboration with the International Organization for Migration (IOM), on Tuesday evacuated 151 stranded Nigerians from Benghazi, Libya as the government...

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...

Ike Ekweremadu, Wife Beatrice And ‘Middleman’ Doctor Found Guilty Of Organ Harvesting

A Nigerian senator, his wife and a medical "middleman" have been found guilty of conspiring to traffic a market trader to the UK to...

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...

We Won’t Forget Owo Attack Victims — Akeredolu

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, yesterday, said that his administration would not forget the 41 persons murdered during the June 5 horrific attack...

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...

One Dead, Another Injured As Hit-And-Run Driver Kills Two In Kwara

A hit-and-run driver has killed an unidentified middle-aged man while another man was seriously injured in an accident which occurred along Ilorin-Jebba Expressway in...

DSS Joins Social Media To Engage Public

The Department of State Services (DSS) says it has created social media handles to enhance public and stakeholders engagements in its operations. The Public Relations...

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...

Kwankwaso Not Stepping Down For Anybody, NNPP Insists

The New Nigeria Peoples Party has insisted that its presidential candidate, Rabiu Kwankwaso, is not stepping down for his counterparts in the All Progressives...

Fani-Kayode Hospitalised After DSS grilling, says lawyer

The forgery trial of a former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, before the Lagos State  Special Offences Court in Ikeja was stalled on Monday...

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...

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...

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...

17 Passengers Rescued As Boat Capsizes In Lagos

Seventeen passengers were rescued alive by first responders, including officers of the Lagos State Waterways Authority LASWA, when their boat capsized in Lagos. Today would...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

Buhari, Jonathan, Others Became President Unprepared – Kukah

The Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Matthew Hassan-Kukah, has said that the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), former presidents Goodluck Jonathan...

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...

Fraud: Yahaya Bello’s Cousin, Others Admitted To N2bn Bail

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, admitted Ali Bello and three others to a total bail of N2bn in their N3 billion fraud...

Elections: Court Stops INEC From Engaging MC Oluomo In Material Distribution

Justice Chukwujekwu Aneke of the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has stopped the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from engaging the services of...

Naira Scarcity: Protest Hits Sagamu Ogun State, Bank Set On Fire (Video)

Pandemonium in Sagamu, Ogun state as angry mob takes to the street, set bank on fire over the current naira scarcity rocking the whole...

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...

Elections: What To look Out For In Candidates – Bishop Oyedepo

The founder of Living Faith Church also known as Winners’ Chapel, Bishop David Oyedepo, has urged worshippers to vote wisely in the Saturday presidential...

Woman Burns Self To Death Over Failure To Offset N70,000 Loan

A middle-aged woman, known as Mama Dada, has reportedly set herself ablaze in her rented apartment over her inability to offset a loan of...

Election : EFCC Denies Raiding Tinubu’s Home

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has denied raiding the home of the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu. EFCC’s spokesperson,...

New Naira: How My Pregnant Wife Died In Kano Hospital – Husband

A 32-year-old woman, Shema’u Labaran, died along with her nine-month pregnancy at the Abdullahi Wase Specialist Hospital, Kano, reportedly due to the inability of...

Naira Crisis: Lawyers Frustrated Over Inability To File Proceedings

Lawyers and litigants in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), have expressed frustration over their inability to file court proceedings as a result of scarcity...

Election: Why Peter Obi’s Presidential Ambition Is Dead On Arrival – Tambuwal

Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, Governor of Sokoto State and Director General of the Atiku/Okowa campaign, deemed the Labour Party Candidate, Mr Peter Obi's presidential aspirations...

New Naira: Commercial Sex Workers Count Losses, Decry Low Patronage

Some commercial sex workers in the Federal Capital Territory have decried low patronage in their business due to the scarcity of naira notes. Some of...

Abducted Doctor Regains Freedom After 11 Months In ISWAP Captivity

The Principal Medical Director of Gubio General Hospital, Borno State, Dr. Geidam Bulama, who was abducted March 2022 by the Islamic State of the...

Election: I Did Not Endorse Any Presidential Candidate — Pastor Adefarasin

Prelate and Metropolitan Senior Pastor of House on the Rock Paul Adefarasin has clarified that he did not endorse any presidential candidate for next...

Naira Scarcity: Banks Will Remain Open If Safety Is Guaranteed

The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) says it is working with the body of banks chief executive officers (CEOs) to address the...

Wike: Rivers Won’t Vote Presidential Candidate Who Will Kill Me

Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers, says the state will not vote a presidential candidate that will jail or kill him when elected into office. Speaking...

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