Friday, July 23, 2021

Police Warn Against Electoral Violence During Lagos LG Polls

The Lagos State Police Command has warned against electoral violence during the Local Government election in the state on Saturday. The state Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosun, gave the warning

NCC Lied, We’re Capable of Carrying out Electronic Transmission of Results – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has rejected claims by the Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) that Nigeria does not have adequate network coverage to support the electronic transmission of election

DSS Warns against Public Display of Affluence

The Department of State Services (DSS) has warned Nigerians on the dangers of public display of affluence, saying it is dangerous and a great security risk. Mr Paul Oduh, the

Igboho: We’re Helpless, Buhari is Hopeless; We Call on God to Deal with him – Adebanjo

The acting leader of the foremost Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, Pa Ayo Adebanjo, has once again taken a swipe at President Muhammadu Buhari over his alleged one-sided policies and actions

Manchester United Complete Jadon Sancho Signing

Manchester United have announced the signing of England winger, Jadon Sancho from Borussia Dortmund. The Premier League giant signed the forward for an undisclosed fee believed to be worth £73

Man Beats Spouse to Death Over N1,000 in Adamawa

One Usman Hammawa, has been arrested by the Adamawa State Police Command for allegedly beating his 36-year-old wife to death over N1,000. It was gathered that a fight ensued after

Court Orders DSS to Produce Detained Igboho’s Aides

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the Department of State Services to provide the 12 detained aides of Yoruba Nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday

Benin Court Adjourns Sunday Igboho Hearing Till Monday

The Cour De’appal De Cotonou, Benin Republic, has adjourned the hearing of the case of Yoruba Nation activist, Sunday Igboho, till Monday. The umbrella body of Yoruba Self-Determination Groups, Ilana

Sunday Igboho: No Extradition Agreement Between Nigeria, Benin Republic, Lawyers Claim

The lawyers handling the Sunday Igboho extradition saga have told the Cour De’appal De Cotonou, in Benin Republic that the activist cannot be extradited to Nigeria for a couple of

Sunday Igboho not Arrested with Beninise Passport – Lawyer

The counsel for Yoruba Nation agitator,  Sunday Igboho, in Benin Republic, Ibrahim David Salami, has said that the  activist was arrested with Nigerian and German passports. This is contrary to

Buhari Hails Fl. LT. Abayomi Dairo over Gallantry

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the gallant pilot of the Nigerian Air Force Alpha Jet, Flight Lieutenant Abayomi Dairo, who successfully ejected from an...

Sallah Message: Bauch Gov Enjoins Muslims to Reassess their Relationship...

Bauchi State Governor, Sen Bala Mohammed,  has extended his Sallah goodwill message to the people of the state , calling on Muslims to use...

Eid-el-Kabir: Edo Govt Pays Workers’ July Salaries, Pension

The Edo State Government on Monday announced the payment of July 2021 salaries and pension to workers and retirees in the state. In a statement,...

Blasphemy: Respect Sheikh Kabara’s Constitutional Rights, Nigeria is a Secular Country,...

The Islamic Movement of Nigeria has called on Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje to 'restore' the human rights of the embattled controversial Islamic scholar,...

FIRS Disbands Workers’ Union, Says It’s Illegal

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has dissolved its workers’ association of Nigeria Civil Service Union in its office. The service said it had to...

Northern Governors Felicitate with Muslims on Eid-el Kabir Celebration

The Northern Governors Forum has  felicitate with all the Muslim Ummah and Nigerians on the occasion of Eid-el-Kabir festivities. Chairman of the Forum and Governor...

Yoruba Nation Activist Sunday Igboho Arrested in Benin Republic

Yoruba Nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, has been arrested. Igboho was arrested in Cotonou, Benin Republic while trying to leave Africa...

Bauchi First Lady Organises Prayer to Mark Arafat Day, Calls on...

The wife of Bauchi State Governor and  Hajiya Aisha Bala Mohammed has organised a special prayer session to mark the 2021 Arafat Day. Hajiya Mohammed ...

Buhari Appoints New NECO Registrar

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Professor Ibrahim Dantani Wushishi as the substantive Registrar and Chief Executive Officer of the National Examination Council. Wushishi is the...

Eid-el-Kabir: Buhari Felicitates With Muslims, Gives Reasons for Increase in Prices...

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with Muslims in Nigeria on the occasion of this year's Eid-el-Kabir celebration. Buhari also explained that flood and insecurity are...

Court Halts Impeachment Move Against Zamfara Deputy Governor

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Monday restrained members of Zamfara State House of Assembly from impeaching the Deputy Governor Mahdi Gusau. Justice...

Pilot Escapes Death as Bandits Down NAF Jet in Zamfara

A Nigerian Air Force Alpha Jet aircraft, crashed in Zamfara State after coming under fire from bandits, on Sunday. The aircraft was said to have...

Insist on Electronic Transmission of Results or No Election in 2023...

Pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, has called on Nigerians to insist that the 2023 elections in the country must be made internet-compliant. The group said election...

US Team Beat D’Tigress in Pre-Olympic Friendly

The Nigerian national women basketball team on Sunday lost to their United States counterpart 62-93 in a pre-Olympic friendly at Las Vegas. US outscored Nigeria...

FIFA Plans to Reduce Football Games From 90 to 60 Minutes

World football governing body FIFA is considering bringing in a host of controversial changes to the current football system with one of such which...

Stop Sowing Discord Among Nigerians, Presidency Knocks Kukah

The Presidency has knocked the Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Matthew Kukah, over his comments on insecurity and President Muhammadu Buhari's alleged...

Bauchi Govt Fetes 2000 Farmers with Improved Seedlings

Governor Bala  Mohammed of Bauchi State on Sunday flagged off the 2021 Crop Demonstration Packages with two thousand farmers selected to benefit from the...

APC Reschedules Congresses, Grants Waivers to New Members

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has released the approved schedule of activities and guidelines for the conduct of its nationwide ward congresses scheduled for...

Insecurity: Former Army Chief, Bajowa, Calls for Devolution of...

A former Quarter Master General of the Nigerian Army, General Olu Bajowa(rtd),  has called for the  devolution of power and comprehensive restructuring of the...

Bandits Kill One Villager, Abduct 7 Others in Kaduna

Some bandits have killed one villager, abducted 7 persons including three women at Birnin Gwari Local Government of Kaduna State. The incident happened at Anguwar...

Bandits Kill 13 Police Officers in Zamfara

Thirteen police officers were feared killed by bandits in Kurar-mota village of Bungudu Local Government Area of Zamfara State. The police officers from the Mobile...

Fletcher School Appoints Former NHRC Boss, Odinkalu, as Professor

Former National Human Right Commission chairman, Dr Chidi Anselm Odinkalu, has been appointed by the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy in Tufts University,...

NDLEA Arrests Anambra Drug Kingpin, Nabs Interstate Traffickers in Adamawa,...

A major illicit drug kingpin in Anambra, Okeke Chijioke, 44, has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency(NDLEA). The agency recovered...

Eid-el-Kabir: IGP Orders Water-Tight Security Nationwide

The Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered Assistant Inspector Generals of Police and Commissioners of Police to ensure water-tight security on...

Bandits on Revenge Mission in Zamfara, Kidnap Multitude

Some  bandits have taken the Shinkafi Local Government Area of Zamfara State by storm following the arrest of the father of their leader by ...

We’ve Capacity for Electronic Transmission of Results Nationwide – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission has said it has the capacity for the electronic transmission of election results nationwide despite its rejection by the...

EFCC Nabs 20 Suspected Internet Fraudsters in Katsina

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested 20 suspected internet fraudsters in Dutsinma Local Government Area of Katsina State. According to a statement...

D’Tigers Ranked Fourth Best Team in FIBA Power Ranking

The International Basketball Federation has ranked Nigeria's men basketball senior national team, D'Tigers, the fourth best team of the 12 countries to participate in...

NEPC Boss, Segun Awolowo, Elected to Lead Trade Promotion Organizations in...

President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded Executive Director/Chef Executive Officer of Nigerian Export Promotion Council,  Olusegun Awolowo, on his election as President of National Trade...

FlashBack: Obi Cubana Mother’s Burial, PIB/Electoral Bill Controversies, Sound Sultan’s Death...

COVID-19 Third Wave Scare The Delta variant of coronavirus raised anxiety of a third wave of the virus globally as cases keep surging again. The...

RECENT POSTS