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House of Reps to investigate missing 178,000 police Arms

The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate the alleged missing 178,459 different arms and ammunition of the Nigeria Police Force in 2019. The resolution...

Nigerians should stop lamenting bad governance – INEC Chairman

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has implored Nigerians, especially youths, to get involved in deepening the country’s democracy, rather than criticize its processes. “We...

Court orders FG, Army to pay N1bn, apologize to Nnamdi Kanu over rights violation

An Abia State High Court sitting in Umuahia has ordered the Federal Government and the Nigeria Army to pay the sum of N1 billion...

Buhari writes Senate, seeks confirmation for NCC, judicial commission nominees

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate, seeking the confirmation of appointments in the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and the Federal Judicial Service...

Court adjourns Nnamdi Kanu’s trial till Wednesday

The re-arraignment of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has been adjourned until Wednesday. This followed a delay by the...

Pay us or face attacks, bandits threaten nine Zamfara communities

Bandits operating in Gando forest in Bukkuyum local government area of Zamfara State have written a short letter to nine communities asking them to...

NDLEA invites, interrogates Obi Cubana over alleged drug links

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) invited and interrogated popular socialite, Obinna Iyiegbu, popularly known as Obi Cubana, for his alleged link to...

Buhari lifts ban on Twitter operations in Nigeria, after 222 days

President Muhammadu Buhari has lifted the ban placed on Twitter operations in the country, effective from 12 am, January 13, 2022. This is coming about...

Former Governor of Oyo, Otunba Alao-Akala, dies at 71

A former Governor of Oyo State, Otunba Adebayo Christopher Alao-Akala, is dead. The former governor, who had been battling terminal ailment for a while, reportedly...

10 people killed, 35 rescued, others trapped as Salvation Ministries church collapses in Delta

The building housing Salvation Ministries, Okpanam, Oshimili North Local Government Area of Delta State collapsed on Tuesday evening, killing about 10 people and trapping...

Former Nigerian Head of Government, Ernest Shonekan, dies at 85

Ernest Shonekan, the former head of the Interim National Government that succeeded the military regime of General Ibrahim Babangida, is dead. Shonekan died on Tuesday...

2023: Tinubu meets Buhari in Aso Rock, declares intention to run for president

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has formally declared his intention to run for president in 2023. Tinubu disclosed...

30 kidnapped students, teacher of Fed. Govt College Kebbi regain freedom from bandits’ captivity

The 30 students and a teacher of Federal Government College, Yauri, Kebbi State, have regained freedom after spending six months in bandits’ den. Recall that...

Buhari inaugurates new NNPC Board, demands accountability

President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated the Board of the newly incorporated Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited. Recall that Buhari had constituted the board in...

Gunmen throw bomb into police station in Imo

Gunmen on Thursday attacked the Ideato South Police Division in Imo with explosive devices and freed suspects detained at the station. The explosive destroyed the...