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Mama Boko Haram’ sent to prison over ‘111m fraud.

A high court in Maiduguri, Borno state capital, remanded Aisha Wakil, better known as “Mama Boko Haram”, to a custodial centre in the state on Monday. Aisha Kumalia, the presiding judge, gave the order after...

NYSC partners OCI Foundation for breast and cervical cancer awareness campaigns in Nigeria.

Ahead of the planned integration of the OCI Foundation’s "Arm Our Youths (ArOY) Health Campaign" with regular activities of Nigeria's National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), a high-profile meeting was held today (Monday, January the...

Supreme Court affirms election of Ganduje as Kano Governor

Governor Ganduje The Supreme Court has affirmed the election of Abdullahi Ganduje as the Governor of Kano State. Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Abba Kabir Yusuf, filed an appeal at the apex court to...

PDP, APC seek God’s face as Supreme Court decides fate of Ganduje, Tambuwal, Mohammed.

There is anxiety in Bauchi , Benue , Sokoto and Kano states following the tension created in view of the Supreme Court’ s judgment on the governorship elections in the two states billed to...

Toyota announces plans for an air taxi service

Toyota is looking skyward, announcing a collaboration with Joby Aviation (Joby), an aerospace company that is developing and commercialising all-electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft. The two companies hope that by working together, they...

Leah Sharibu alive, doing well, says Jennifer, freed aid worker

A 26-year-old medical aid worker working with Alliance For International Medical Action, Jennifer Ukambong Samuel who regained freedom from the Boko Haram captivity said she didn’t meet with Leah Sharibu but she was told...

Imo Supreme Court Judgement: Cross River PDP Protest Against Declaration of Hope Uzodinma

The Leadership and members  of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Cross River State ,Sunday Evening staged  a protest on the street of Calabar the State Capital over the recent verdict of the Supreme...

Amotekun, Ploy By Yoruba Leaders To Create Oduduwa Republic – Balarabe Musa

Musa, in an interview with the Sun, warned that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government must not allow the operation of such security network, adding that it falls out of the established laws of the...

BREAKING: Pipeline explosion in Abule Egba,Lagos

There is a raging fire at one of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, pipelines at Ekoro, Abule -Egba area of Lagos State. Several properties were said to have been consumed. Preliminary investigation revealed that the...

#SaveTheJudiciary pictures from @PdpAkwaIbom protest.

#SaveTheJudiciary Ongoing-Live pictures from @PdpAkwaIbom on the protest against the actions of the Supreme Court on Imo Guber Election. The Supreme Court must reverse itself on Imo. Let’s #SaveOurJudiciary

PHOTOS: Ihedioha: Ogun State PDP Stage Peaceful Protest

Ogun State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) today staged a peaceful protest against the Supreme Court Judgement on Imo State which nullified the election of former Imo state Governor, Rt Hon. Emeka Ihedioha. Photos: Aic Akwarandu’s...

Massive protest against Ihedioha’s removal by Supreme Court in Owerri . [Video]

A massive protest is currently on going in Imo State over the Supreme Court judgement that sacked Emeka Ihedioha of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) as Governor, and declared Hope Uzodinma of the All...

Massive protest against Ihedioha’s removal by Supreme Court in Owerri . [Video]

A massive protest is currently on going in Imo State over the Supreme Court judgement that sacked Emeka Ihedioha of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) as Governor, and declared Hope Uzodinma of the All...

‘How I slept with 15 men daily as s.e.x slave for two years’

Watching  trapped Omolola Ajayi’s video, as she wept and lamented her fate in Lebanon last week, Oluwole Williams, a retired civil servant could only thank his God, even as he got emotional about what...

Police burst baby factory in Kano, rescue 27 children.

Solomon Tafa   A baby factory housing 27 children has been uncovered by police in Kano state leading to the arrest of the owner. Men of the Kano State Police Command have uncovered a baby factory cum...

How 26 year old Namdoo Atagher from Benue State arranged her own Kidnap...

On 16/1/2020 at about 2200hours, Operatives from Anti Kidnapping Unit, Lagos State Police Command arrested one Atagher Namdoo ‘f' 26years old for faking her own kidnap. On  9/1/2020 at about 1730hours, the suspect conspired...

Border closure, not meant to punish neighbours —Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the partial closure of Nigeria’s borders is not meant to punish its neighbours but to strengthen the country’s security and economy. At a meeting on Saturday in London with...

Kaduna State demolishes late Gen Abacha’s hotel, family protests…

The Kaduna State Government on Wednesday demolished the popular Durbar Hotel located along the Independence Way in Kaduna metropolis. The hotel is said to belong to the late Gen. Sani Abacha’s family. The hotel had been...

We’ll re-erect Fela’s statue on Opebi-Toyin street -Lagos govt

The Lagos state government says the statue of Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, late Afrobeat legend, pulled down from Allen roundabout in Ikeja, will be re-erected in Opebi-Toyin axis of the state capital. There had been different reactions...

President Buhari departs Nigeria for London Friday

President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja Friday for London to participate in the inaugural UK-Africa Investment Summit holding on Monday, January 20, 2020. Hosted by the British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, the event, according to...