Friday, July 23, 2021

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

Seriake Dickson Wants PIB Reviewed, Urges Buhari to Withhold Assent

The senator representing Bayelsa West Henry Dickson has called for the review of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) recently passed by the National Assembly. The bill provides that three percent

Benin Court Orders Release of Igboho’s Wife, Remands Activist

Cour D’Appel De Cotonou, Benin Republic has ordered the release of Ropo, the wife of Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo. The court ordered her release after a hearing on Thursday.

DSS Raid Markets For Foreign Currency Hawkers In Anambra

The Department of State Service (DSS) in Anambra on Friday raided some markets in Awka and Onitsha in search of illegal foreign currency hawkers.A...

UNESCO Advocates Safer Environment For Media Practitioners

Mr Getachew Engida, UNESCO Deputy Director-General, has advocated for a safer environment for media practitioners to ply their trade. He made the call at the...

Ondo 2016: Buhari, Osinbajo to Storm Akure For APC Mega Rally

President Muhammadu Buhari and his deputy, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo will on Saturday lead members of All Progressives Congress (APC) from across the country to...

President Buhari Signs 8 bills into Law

Gov. Abubakar Bello of  Niger State, Senate President Bukola Saraki; Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo State and  Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara after...

Insurgency: CDS Lauds Officers For Sacrifices, Tasks Them to do More

Chief Of Defence Staff, Gen.  Gabriel Olonisakin (2nd R), addressing Men and Officers of Operation Save Haven, during his operational visit in Jos on Friday (18/11/16)....

CSOs, Media Strategise to Address Internal Displacement in Nigeria

 Mr Auwal Musa, Executive Director, Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), said it was the responsibility of the media to provide accurate and objective...

FG Strengthens Fight Against Corruption, Seeks UN Support

The Federal Government has set up an inter-agency Presidential Committee on Asset Recovery (PCAR) as part of its efforts to strengthen the on-going fight...

Police Warn Shi’ites against Unlawful Procession in Borno

The Borno Police Command on Friday advised members of the Shi’ite sect to drop their planned unlawful procession in Maiduguri.The state’s Commissioner of police,...

Rivers PDP-APC Face Off: One Shot and Wounded

A man was shot and wounded on his foot, yesterday, at Moscow Road, Port Harcourt, as the All Progressive Congress (APC) and the Peoples...

Rivers: Channels Cameraman Manhandled

A cameraman, Mr. Ekikere Udom of Channels Television was reportedly manhandled by security operatives in Port Harcourt as they attempted to disband the procession...

PDP Disrupts Rivers APC Protest March

Members of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Rivers State Chapter, marched in protest to the Rivers State House of Assembly Complex, Moscow Road, Port...

RIVERS ELECTION LIVE UPDATES

Dakuku Peterside’s Running Mate to face Murder Charge . Deputy Guber candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Honourable Asita Okorie is to face murder...

No Alliance with Another Party, Ondo PDP Insists.

By Yomi Ayeleso, Akure. The Ahmed Makarfi faction of the Peoples’ Democratic Party in Ondo State has said the party was not planning to form...

Appeal Court suspends judgement on Jegede’s candidature

A three-man Court of Appeal special panel constituted to hear the appeals on the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Ondo...

Witness confirms cash deposits paid into Gov. Fayose’s account prior to...

Alade-Oluseye Sunday, a prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of Abiodun Agbele, an ally of Gov. Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti, on Thursday, confirmed that...

Police Foil Planned Kidnapping of Otedola

The Nigeria Police Force has foiled an attempt to kidnap Mr Femi Otedola, Chairman of Forte oil Plc., by a three-man notorious kidnap gang. The...

NSCDC Investigates Ritual Killings in Kwara

The Kwara Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) said it was investigating cases of suspected ritual killings in the state. It...

Anti-grazing Bill Passes First Reading in Abia Legislature

The Abia House of Assembly has begun the consideration of anti-grazing Bill in order to check the menace of suspected herdsmen in the State,...

Fg Embarks on Infrastructure Development to Tackle Recession – Presidential Aide

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu has said that Nigeria is taking a giant leap in...

No re-match with Pacquiao- Mayweather

According to a news report monitored on Sky News, Floyd Mayweather  has been linked with a box-office bout with UFC champion Conor McGregor, while...

ASUU Strike: RSUST Students Mourn Death of Colleague

By Akpekwu Imbufe (Bureau Chief Southsouth) Students of the Faculty of Agriculture, Rivers State University of Science and Technology (RUST) seized the suspension of lectures...

The Ministry of Budget and Planning

The Ministry of Budget and National Planning says it has begun the assessment of abandoned projects in the country to find ways of deriving...

Envoy Urges FG to Support Unification of Korean Peninsula

South Korean Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Noh Kyu-duk, has called on Nigeria to support its move to achieve the unification of Korea. Kyun-duk made the...

Executive-Legislature Relationship is Healthy, Says APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has on Wednesday assured Nigerians that the relationship between the country’s three arms of government, particularly the Executive and...

Boko Haram: General Danjuma Committee Distributes Food in Liberated Villages

By Audu Audu The Internally-Displaced Persons (IDPs) in three liberated communities of Borno state heaved a sigh of relief when Presidential Committee on the North...

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