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Fake News, Hate Speech Danger To Nigerian Society – NBC, NOA warn

The National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, and the National Orientation Agency, NOA, have raised the alarm over the dissemination and consumption of fake news in...

Court Stops NBC From Imposing Fines On Broadcast Stations

In a landmark judgement, a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Wednesday declared that the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC not being a court...

2023 Elections: Communication Experts Ridicule NBC Over Selective Sanction

The Consortium of Nigerian Communication Scholars (CONCE) has lampooned the Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC), for what it's called biased sanctions on broadcast stations in...

Developer Of Collapsed Banana Island Building Planned To Rake In Whopping N22bn Revenue – Media Report

Media reports have shown that the developer of the collapsed building in Banana Island, Joe Faraday Limited, planned to rake in huge revenue. The developer...

Fani-Kayode Jubilates As Appeal Court Quashes N4.6bn Fraud And Money Laundering Charge

Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Minister of Aviation, has celebrated his victory in court. He celebrated his acquittal by the Appeal Court of charges of misappropriation of...

We Were Unaware Tinubu Forfeited $460,000 to US Govt – INEC Tells Tribunal

Nigeria's electoral body, the Independent National Electoral Commission has in its reply to a petition filed by Peter Obi, the presidential candidate of Labour...

I Was On Seventh Floor When Banana Island Building Collapsed– Site Engineer

The seven-story building under construction that collapsed on Wednesday, shattered the peace and serenity of Banana Island, Ikoyi, a highbrow Lagos community. Owing to the...

Bola Tinubu Joins King Charles, Joe Biden, Elon Musk On Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People Of 2023 List

Nigeria's President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has been listed in TIME magazine’s 100 Most Influential People of 2023. The annual list of influential individuals which usually...

“28 People Died In 2023 Elections But 800 In 2011” – Tinubu

President-elect, Bola Tinubu has disclosed that about 28 people died during the 2023 General elections as compared to the 2011 elections. This comment was made during the Parley...

I Will Renounce My Citizenship Before Tinubu’s Inauguration- Ex-deputy Governor

The former deputy governor of Lagos State, Alhaja Sinatu Ojikutu, has said that plans are already in motion for her to renounce her Nigerian...

2023 Poll: Tinubu Won Fair And Square — APC Tells Foreign Media

A team of All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftains explained to the international media on Wednesday that the party's candidate President-Elect, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu won...

No Life Lost In Banana Island Building Collapse – Lagos State Emergency Management Agency

The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency LASEMA has disclosed that no victim died in the building that collapsed on 1st Avenue in Highbrow Banana...

God Allowed Him, So No Power Or Force Can Prevent Tinubu From Being Nigeria’s President – Gov Umahi

Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi has said that no force can take away the mandate of the President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. He made the assertion...

You Are Not Man Enough To Speak About Wike – Rivers PDP Drags Melaye

The Rivers chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has lambasted Senator Dino Melaye. The party in the state said Melaye is not man enough...

UK Immigration Drama: ‘Peter Obi Does Not Deserve The Intimidation And Emotional Torture’ – Ohanaeze

Apex Igbo socio-cultural body, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has reacted to the attempted arrest of Labour Party presidential candidate, Peter Obi, in London. It said the move...

You Are Suffering From Mental Fatigue, You’ve Probably Mistaken Me For Atiku Abubakar – Dino Melaye Drags Wike

Former Kogi lawmaker, Sen Dino Melaye has lambasted Gov Nyesom Wike for his comments about his governorship aspiration. At a media chat earlier on Tuesday,...

Peter Obi’s Petition Against Tinubu Incompetent, Ambiguous And Academic – INEC Tells Court

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has asked the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal to dismiss a petition filed by the Labour Party (LP) and...

Electronic Collation Of Results Not Compulsory – Former INEC Spokesman

A former Director of Voter Education and Publicity of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi, on Tuesday, said electronic collation of results...

‘You Have Touched The Tiger’s Tail’ – Dino Melaye Fires Back At Gov. Wike

A Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Governorship aspirant for the Kogi election, Senator Dino Melaye, has chided the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike over a...

Peter Obi Not Qualified To Contest For Election – APC Tells Petition Tribunal

The All Progressives Congress (APC), on Monday, prayed the Presidential Election Petition Court (PEPC) in Abuja to dismiss the petition filed by the Labour...

Come Out Clean About The Leaked Audio – FG Challenges Peter Obi

The Federal Government through the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has called out the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter...

APC Kicks As Northern Senators Insist On Senate Presidency

The  All Progressives Congress (APC) has objected to Northern senators eyeing the seat of the Senate presidency. According to the party, any Northerner vying for...

2023 Elections: Why We Are Calling For Interim National Government – Group Reveals

A group, the Free Nigeria Movement, FNM has revealed why it called for interim government. The group on Monday said they have made presentations to...

Headless Mob Killed Christ – Soludo Accused Of Mocking Obidients With His Easter Message

Anambra State Governor, Prof Chukwuma Soludo has reportedly mocked supporters of the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Mr Peter Obi in his Easter...

The Governing Party Is Afraid Of People ‘Wey De Throw Rocks’ – Shehu Sani Shades APC

Former Kaduna lawmaker, Sen Shehu Sani has taken a swipe at the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, for allegedly being fearful of the Labour...

Peak Milk Apologises To Christians Over ‘Insensitive, Offensive’ Easter Advert

The management of FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria Plc, manufacturers of Peak Milk, has apologised to the Christian Association of Nigeria for using the crucifixion of...

Buhari Has Wiped Out Major Part Of His Achievements With Naira Swap Policy – Prof Wole Soyinka

Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka has attacked President Muhammadu Buhari. Speaking on Wednesday, Soyinka said Buhari has wiped out his achievements in the last eight...

Second Niger Bridge To Be Open May 15, Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Ready April 30 – Fashola

The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has disclosed a date for the opening of the Second Niger Bridge. He said the bridge will...

I Would Be Very Scared To Invest In Nigeria As A Foreign Investor – Kingsley Moghalu

A former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Kingsley Moghalu has revealed that it would be hard for him to invest...

Dot In A Circle: Return Home For Census – IPOB Tells Igbos

Igbos outside the South East have been told to return home and be counted during the 2023 census. The Indigenous People of Biafra said it...

2023 Elections Not The Fairest, Most Transparent In Nigeria’s History – Afenifere Blasts Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has been lambasted by the pan-Yoruba socio-political group Afenifere over comments he made concerning the 2023 general...

El-Rufai Reinstates 1,288 Primary School Teachers 10-months After Sack

The government of Kaduna state has reinstated 1,288 public primary school teachers who were dismissed in June 2022 after the conduct of the competency...

PDP Did Not Release Fund For Lagos Governorship Election – Jandor Claims

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in Lagos State, Olajide Adediran aka Jandor has accused the party of not releasing funds for the...

I Am Not Owing Any Core Civil Servant Salary – Gov Ikpeazu

Gov Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia state has stated that his government do not owe several months of salaries to civil servants in the state. The...

Datti’s Interview: Tinubu Petitions NBC, Wants Channels TV Sanctioned

President-Elect, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has written a petition to the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), asking the commission to sanction Channels Television for allegedly breaching...

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...

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...

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