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    Tinubu Meets Asari Dokubo In Aso Rock

    President Bola Tinubu is currently meeting with prominent Niger Delta leader and former leader agitator in the oil-rich region, Alhaji Asari Dokubo, at 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...

    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...

    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...

    Politicians Are Planning To Destroy APC And PDP – Fani-Kayode

    A former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has stated that some politicians are planning to destroy the All Progreesives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic...

    ‘We Have No Jobs’ – Obasanjo Reveals What Boko Haram Members Told Him When They Met In 2011

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has revealed what Boko Haram members told him when they met in 2011. In 2011, the former president met with...

    I Didn’t Say I Will Fight Dirty, I Said No Insult Will Make Me Back Down – Tinubu

    The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has said that the statement that he vowed to fight dirty if there were...

    Abba Kyari’s Younger Brother Received ₦279m From Hushpuppi And Others- Police Report

    Nigeria Police Force investigations have revealed how members of a syndicate led by international scammer, Ramon Abass, popularly known as Hushpuppi paid N235, 120,...

    Hushpuppi: Only Nigeria Can Explain Why Abba Kyari Hasn’t Been Extradited – U.S Govt

    The United States Department of Justice has maintained that only President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration can provide reasons why suspended DCP Abba Kyari has not...

    Abba Kyari: “The Report Is Untrue” – IGP Denies Shutting Down Intelligence And Special Tactical Squads

    Reports that all satellite units of the Intelligence Response Team and Special Tactical Squads across the country have been shutdown is false. The Inspector-General of...

    ‘They’ve Started Urinating On Themselves’ – Buhari’s Minister, Aregbesola Mocks Bola Tinubu

    The national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu has been mocked by Rauf Aregbesola, Minister of Interior. According to reports, Tinubu was mocked...

    2023: Tinubu’s Wet Cloth Leaks Are Actually Being Promoted By Osinbajo’s Campaigners – Reno Omokri

    Former Presidential aide, Reno Omokri has alleged that supporters of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo are promoting the embarrassing video of Bola Tinubu ahead of...

    IPOB: We Are No Longer Taking Orders From Incarcerated Nnamdi Kanu – Simon Ekpa

    Lawyer and human rights activist, Simon Ekpa has disclosed that the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, will no longer take orders from their leader,...

    Tinubu Supported Buhari, North Shouldn’t Abandon Him Now – Shettima

    Former Borno state governor Kashim Shettima says the north can’t afford to let Bola Tinubu, the former Lagos governor, down because he worked so hard to get...

    “Don’t Antagonise Nnamdi Kanu Because He Will Be Your Saviour” – Adebanjo Warns Igbos…Says He Doesn’t Trust Any Fulani Man

    The leader of the Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, Pa Ayo Adebanjo, has warned Igbo leaders not to antagonise the leader of the Indigenous People...

    IPOB Members Are Stark Illiterates, Nomadic Biafrans Without Brains – Simon Ekpa

    Simon Ekpa, who once claimed to be the self-acclaimed disciple of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has lashed out...

    #EndSARS: No Sit-at-home On Monday And Tuesday Except On Thursday When Nnamdi Kanu Appears In Court- IPOB

    The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has dismissed statement credited to it that the group had directed a to sit-at-home on October 18, 19...

    No Single Tribe Has Monopoly Of Leading Nigeria – Gov. Tambuwal

    Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal has stated that no one group of people, no matter their religious affiliation or tribe can arrogate the leadership of...

    “Nigeria’s Division Is Not Workable” – FG

    The Permanent Secretary, Political and Economic Affairs in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Andrew Adejo, has...

    Rotational Presidency Should Be Clearly Stated In The Constitution – Shehu Sani

    Former lawmaker, Senator Shehu Sani has expressed that the inclusion of power rotation in the constitution will put to bed the debate on zoning. He...

    PDP Will Take Over Power From Buhari In 2023 – Atiku

    Former Vice President of Nigeria, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has expressed optimism that the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) will take over power from the ruling All Progressives...

    Pandora Papers: I Have No Association, Dealings And Business With The Company – Oyetola Denies Link With London Properties

    Gov. Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun on Saturday in Osogbo described a report linking him to the purchase of a property in London as unfounded...

    Why Naira Is Not Appreciating – Kingsley Moghalu Reveals

    A former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, says that the naira is not appreciating because Nigeria is not...

    We Have New Equipment To Fight Any Form Of Insecurity – Buhari

    Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that the country has received new equipment to fight any form of insecurity. This was stated on Saturday by...

    We Have Clueless Leaders – Attairu Jega Says PDP And APC Have Led Nigeria Astray For 21 Years

    Former Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, Professor Attahiru Jega, has stated that the two major political parties in the country have led Nigeria...

    Presidency: PDP Will Win 2023 General Elections – Gov Ortom

    Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom on Saturday in Makurdi expressed confidence that the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) was waxing stronger and would win overwhelmingly at...

    Elderly Woman Kicks As She’s Arrested By Security Operatives For Wearing Biafra Regalia

    A video making rounds online shows an old woman pushing back at security operatives trying to take her away for wearing a Biafran outfit. The...

    “Justice Will Take Its Course” – DSS Confirms Chiwetalu Agu’s Arrest

    The DSS has revealed that the Nigerian army handed over Chiwetalu Agu, the Nollywood actor, to the unit for further questioning, according to reports. Speaking...

    Adeleke Never Promised Me Private Jet – Ooni Of Ife

    The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has debunked the rumour that Senator Ademola Adeleke had promised him a private jet. This was...

    “My Faith In Nigeria Remains Unshakable, My Optimism About The Future Is Resounding” – Obasanjo

    Former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo has declared that his faith in a better Nigeria remained unshakable. Obasanjo insisted that the country would not be...

    Bandits Refuse To Release Abducted 27 Sokoto Residents Despite Receiving Ransom From Monarch

    Bandits have reportedly refused to release 27 people kidnapped in Gatawa area of Sokoto State, despite collecting ransoms for their release. The gunmen had recently...

    I’m Fully Healed And Contemplates No More Surgery In The Future – Bola Tinubu

    National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has stated that he has recovered fully. Tinubu had spent three months in London,...

    Outlawed Vigilante Group ‘Yan Sakai’ Kills Imam And 10 Others In Sokoto

    No less than eleven persons including an Imam, have been reportedly killed in Sokoto. They were said to have been killed by members of the...

    I Never Said I Will Purchase Private Jet For Ooni Of Ife If I Become Governor – Ademola Adeleke

    Senator Ademola Adeleke has denied reports that he promised to buy a jet for the Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II...

    NNPC Share Capital of N200bn Is The Highest In Nigeria – CAC Confirms

    The Corporate Affairs Commission says the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited had made history for being the company with the highest share capital in...

    Bola Tinubu Returns To Nigeria After Three Months In The UK

    Bola Tinubu, the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former Lagos State governor, has returned to Nigeria on Friday - after...

    No Nigerian Leader Is As Patient, Tolerant And Understanding As Buhari – Lai Mohammed

    Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says he is “yet to see a leader as patient, tolerant and understanding as President Muhammadu...

    ‘I Saw Hell In DSS Detention’ – El-Zakzaky Reveals Ordeal

    The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky has said he saw hell while in the custody of the Department of...

    FG To Borrow N6.258 Trillion To Finance 2022 Budget -Zainab Ahmed Reveals

    The federal government disclosed that the N6.258 trillion budget deficit in the proposed 2022 Appropriation Bill will be financed through local and external loans, Zainab...

    eNaira: 36% of Adult Nigerians Excluded From Financial Services – CBN

    The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Wednesday, October 6, revealed that 36 per cent of adult Nigerians do not have access to financial...

    EFCC ‘Arrests’ Kano Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje’s Wife

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have reportedly arrested Hafsat Ganduje, wife of Kano state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje. According to reports, she was picked...

    Edo Police Rescue Nine Abducted Travellers

    Nine travellers, who were kidnapped in the Okpella area of Edo state have been rescued by the police. Public Relations Officer of the State Police...

    Ikeja DisCo Announces Eight Weeks Electricity Blackout In Ogba, Magodo, And Environs

    Ikeja Electric Plc on Monday said some communities under its franchise network in Lagos State will experience an eight-week power outage.  In a briefing, the...

    Boko Haram Takes Over Niger Communities, Orders Residents To Marry Off Their Daughters At Age 12

    Boko Haram has allegedly taken over communities in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State and ordered residents to marry off their daughters at...

    Sanwo-Olu Wants Revenue Sharing Formula Reviewed, Seeks Special Status For Lagos

    Governor of Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has declared that there is need for a new revenue sharing formula that is fair and equitable, reflecting...

    Federal Government Not Responsible For Facebook, Whatsapp and Instagram Outage – Presidential Aide, Bashir Ahmad

    Presidential aide, Bashir Ahmad, took to his Snapchat handle this evening to debunk claims in some quarters that the Federal government is behind the...

    Lagos Governor’s Aide, Joe Igbokwe Is Part Of Those Sponsoring Unknown Gunmen In South-East – IPOB Alleges

    A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Joe Igbokwe has been accused of being among those sponsoring the activities of unknown gunmen in the...

    Security Operatives Arrests Kidnappers€™’ Middleman in Enugu

    Operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Enugu have arrested a man who has confessed to being a member of...

    Fani-Kayode Is Notoriously Corrupt – Civil Rights Coalition

    Any plan to give a former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani Kayode appointment in the government of President Muhammadu Buhari will be opposed.  The threat...

    World Bank Approves Nigeria’s $400m Loan For The Purchase Of COVID Vaccines

    The World Bank has approved the sum of $400 million credit facility for the purchase and deployment of COVID vaccines in Nigeria. The approval was...

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