The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday, August 23, 2016, arrested one Iwuchukwu Martin Uche for obtaining money under false pretence to the tune of USD145, 000. Uche, who claimed to be a [read more…]
Following a tip off by well meaning Nigerians, troops of 33 Brigade Nigerian Army, deployed at Forward Operation Base (FOB) Toro, Toro Local Government Area (LGA) of Bauchi State, yesterday, August 24, arrested 2 suspected [read more…]
The Kaduna State governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai on Thursday disclosed that the worst job to do in Nigeria today is to be a Governor. He stated this in Kaduna while delivering an address of welcome [read more…]
The presidency has reacted to the arrest and release of 41-year-old Joachim Chinakwe, who popularity soared after he named his dog Buhari. According to Garba Shehu, senior special assistant to the president on Media and [read more…]
The Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) movement on Thursday wondered how the Nigerian military were able to “triumphantly” kill Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau on four occassions without rescuing the abducted Chibok School girls. According [read more…]
U.S. Secretary of State, John Kerry, has expressed U.S. Government readiness to support and enhance girl-child education in Nigeria. Kerry said this in his opening remarks before a closed door meeting with someScience, Technology, Engineering [read more…]
Jennifer Lopez, 47 and her longtime boyfriend Casper Smart, 29 have called it quits, PEOPLE reports. “Jennifer and Casper have split,” a source told PEOPLE. “They have not been together for a few weeks.”
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has described the remarks of outgoing President of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Augustine Alegeh, on inconclusive elections as “misplaced and undeserved”.
Northern Governors have set May 29, 2017 as the target date when all Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps would be closed, after resettling the IDPs to their homes, Leadership Newspapers reports
Bauchi State Government through its Ministry of Works, Lands and Housing, has revoked a 2013 “Certificate of Occupancy” granted Raymond Dokpesi’s DA’AR Communication Plc. The letter dated 23rd August, 2016 and entitled “Withdrawal order in [read more…]
South African social/human rights activist and retired Anglican bishop, Desmond Tutu, 84, was on Wednesday rushed to a hospital in Cape Town, South Africa after suffering from a recurrent infection and will remain in hospital [read more…]
The political feud between Governor Ganduje and his predecessor, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso has taken a new turn as the Kano State House of Assembly has ordered the immediate removal of Kwankwasiyya inscriptions on government buildings [read more…]
Some banks on Wednesday clarified their positions on the suspension from the foreign exchange market transaction by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) over alleged non-remittance of the NNPC dollar deposits.
Nollywood actress Funke Akindele, who is celebrating her birthday today, and her partner JJC have ignited more marriage rumours today with a lot of their fans speculating about a secret wedding.
ALH. SULYMAN KAYODE YUSUF, who is popularly known as “MAJA”, is a man you will love to share quality time with, because of his simplicity and wisdom. A loyal follower of Saraki, in this interview [read more…]
The Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II, on Wednesday, warned the Federal Government against making the same mistakes that brought the country to the situation where it is now.
The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has said that it will subject successful candidates in the ongoing recruitment exercise to compulsory Polygraph (Lie Detector) Test.
The Federal Government says it has increased power generation with the addition of 1.2 Megawatts (MW) of solar energy to the national grid.
The Commissioner for Police in Lagos state, Fatai Owoseni, has disclosed that shallow graves were discovered at the home of 70 year old Prophet Emmanuel Adeyemi who chained his son and 27 others at his [read more…]
About 241 Nigerians on Tuesday voluntarily returned from Libya. They arrived at the cargo terminal of Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, and were received by the National Emergency Management Agency on behalf of the [read more…]