Friday, May 7, 2021

Insecurity: NIN-SIM Linkage will Help Identify the “Crooks” Among us – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerians to fully participate in the ongoing synchronization of National Identification Number (NIN) with SIM cards across the country as it will provide a

Gunmen Abduct Unknown Number of Abia Varsity Students

Gunmen have abducted yet-to-be ascertained number of students of Abia State University, Uturu. The incident occurred on Wednesday night when the hoodlums ambushed the students while traveling on a bus

Buhari, Atiku Commiserate with Adeboye over Son’s Demise

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the General Overseer, Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, over the death of his son, Pastor Dare Adeboye. The President in a

No Adequate Satellite to Monitor Bandits- NASRDA DG

The Director General,National Space Research and Development Agency, (NASRDA), Halilu Shaba,  on Wednesday said inadequate satellite and other facilities affect monitoring of bandits and other criminal elements operating in the

Again Gunmen Attack Police Station, Kill Two Officers in Anambra

Gunmen on Thursday attacked and razed the Divisional Police Station in Obosi, Idemili North of Anambra State, killing two officers. The state police command spokesperson, DSP Tochukwu Ikenga, confirmed the

Abducted Kogi Council Boss Regains Freedom

The Chairman of Yagba West Local Government Area of Kogi State, Pius Kolawole, has regained freedom from his abductors. The state police command confirmed this on Thursday. The council boss

NECO Releases 2020 SSCE Results

The National Examination Council has released results for its 2020 Senior School Certificate Examination for external candidates. The board’s Registrar, Prof Godswill Obioma, disclosed this at the council headquarters in

Pastor Adeboye Loses Son

Pastor Dare Adeboye, the son of the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God Worldwide, Enoch Adeboye, has been pronounced dead. The 42-year-old, who was the third surviving

Niger Governor Sacks Commissioner

Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello of Niger State has sacked his Commissioner for Works, Alhaji Ibrahim Panti. The Governor through a statement issued on Wednesday in Minna by his spokesperson, Mrs Mary Noel-Berje,

Malian Woman Gives Birth to Nine Babies

A woman from Mali who gave birth to nine babies – known as nonuplets – is doing well despite complications during delivery. The babies will need medical care for up

Insecurity: NIN-SIM Linkage will Help Identify the “Crooks” Among us –...

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerians to fully participate in the ongoing synchronization of National Identification Number (NIN) with SIM cards across the...

Gunmen Abduct Unknown Number of Abia Varsity Students

Gunmen have abducted yet-to-be ascertained number of students of Abia State University, Uturu. The incident occurred on Wednesday night when the hoodlums ambushed the students...

Buhari, Atiku Commiserate with Adeboye over Son’s Demise

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the General Overseer, Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, over the death of his son, Pastor...

No Adequate Satellite to Monitor Bandits- NASRDA DG

The Director General,National Space Research and Development Agency, (NASRDA), Halilu Shaba,  on Wednesday said inadequate satellite and other facilities affect monitoring of bandits and...

Again Gunmen Attack Police Station, Kill Two Officers in Anambra

Gunmen on Thursday attacked and razed the Divisional Police Station in Obosi, Idemili North of Anambra State, killing two officers. The state police command spokesperson,...

Abducted Kogi Council Boss Regains Freedom

The Chairman of Yagba West Local Government Area of Kogi State, Pius Kolawole, has regained freedom from his abductors. The state police command confirmed this...

NECO Releases 2020 SSCE Results

The National Examination Council has released results for its 2020 Senior School Certificate Examination for external candidates. The board’s Registrar, Prof Godswill Obioma, disclosed this...

Pastor Adeboye Loses Son

Pastor Dare Adeboye, the son of the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God Worldwide, Enoch Adeboye, has been pronounced dead. The 42-year-old,...

Niger Governor Sacks Commissioner

Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello of Niger State has sacked his Commissioner for Works, Alhaji Ibrahim Panti. The Governor through a statement issued on Wednesday in Minna...

Malian Woman Gives Birth to Nine Babies

A woman from Mali who gave birth to nine babies – known as nonuplets – is doing well despite complications during delivery. The babies will...

Buhari Celebrates Release of 27 Kaduna Students

President Muhammadu Buhari has welcomed the release of the 27 students of the Federal College of Forestry Mechanization, Afaka, near Kaduna and congratulated their...

Chelsea Beat Real Madrid to Set up All-English UCL Final

Chelsea will face Manchester City in the Champions League final in Istanbul after convincingly overcoming a fading Real Madrid at Stamford Bridge. On a night...

Buhari Condemns Cycle of Killings, Reprisals

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the killing of 11 people in Gwer West Local Government of Benue State and the reprisals on innocent people...

Senate Passes Bill to Establish Nigeria Steel Varsity, 2 Others

The Senate on Wednesday passed a bill seeking to establish the Nigeria Steel University, Ajaokuta, Kogi State.  Also passed were the Agricultural Research Council Act...

Catholic Church Suspends Fr Mbaka

The fiery priest, Rev Fr Ejike Mbaka has been suspended by the Catholic Diocese of Enugu following his recent row with the administration of...

Imo Prison Break: Over 1,200 Inmates Still at Large— NCoS

The Owerri Correctional Centre has said that over 1,200 inmates are yet to return to the facility following last month jailbreak at the center. The...

Man United Game with Liverpool Fixed for Thursday 13th of May

Manchester United's postponed home Premier League match with Liverpool has been rearranged for Thursday, 13 May (8:15pm Nigerian Time). The decision means United must play...

Buhari Hails Top Flight Administrator, Al-Hassan Yakmut Saleh, at 60

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with quintessential administrator, Al-Hassan Yakmut Saleh, who turns 60 on Wednesday. The President in a statement by his spokesman, Femi...

Abducted Students of Forestry College in Kaduna Regain Freedom

Barely a day after their parents staged a protest, the abducted students of the Federal College of Forestry Mechanisation, Afaka, in the Igabi Local...

Akeredolu Declares Curfew in Ondo Community

Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has declared a 24-hour curfew at Ikare-Akoko, Akoko North East Local Government. The curfew takes effect from 6.00pm today, May...

Protest Turns Jubilation in Enugu as Mbaka Resurfaces Amid Fear of...

Following hours of uncertainty about his whereabouts, the fiery Catholic priest, Rev Fr. Ejike Mbaka has resurfaced in Enugu. Mbaka's return sent his numerous supporters,...

Youth Vow to Shutdown Aso Rock over Greenfield University Students Abduction

Following a resolve  by the National Coordinator of the Concerned Advocates for Good Governance (CAGG), Barrister Olusegun Bamgbose, to shutdown Aso Rock, if the...

Jonathan Pays Tribute to Yar’adua, 11 Years After Death

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has said his erstwhile boss, ex-President Umaru Musa Yar'adua, will be remembered as a peacemaker and nation builder. Jonathan said this...

Insecurity: Reps Ask FG to Postpone 2021 Census

The House of Representatives has called for the postponement of the 2021 population and housing census being planned by the National Population Commission. It said...

FG to Review Workers’ Salaries, Merge Agencies to Cut Cost— Minister

The Federal Government has directed the salaries committee to review payroll and the number of its agencies. Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab...

Assault: Senate Gives CCT Chair Two Weeks to Defend Himself

The Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), Mr Danladi Umar, has been given two weeks to respond over alleged assault of one...

Take Charge, Stop Blackmailing in Face of Failure, PDP Fires Back...

The Peoples Democratic Party has described the Presidency's allegation that some persons were plotting to force a regime change as "a resort to blackmail...

Recall Living Ex-Sevice Men, Women to Tackle Insecurity, Atiku Counsels Buhari

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has advised the Federal Government to recall all living ex-service men and women who are willing to return to...

Buhari’s Critics Plotting Undemocratic Regime Change—Presidency

The Presidency has backed the Department of State Service's statement that some "misguided elements" are plotting to throw the country into turmoil with their...

Roma Appoints Jose Mourinho as New Manager

Serie A side AS Roma have announced Jose Mourinho as their new head coach ahead of next season. The Italian club made the announcement in...

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