Politics

Man Jumps on Airplane at Lagos Airport!

There was palpable anxiety at the Lagos Airport on Friday when an unknown man carrying a bag climbed the fuselage of the aircraft. The aircraft which had passengers on board was parked at the apron...

IGP orders restriction of protest in Abuja

The Inspector-General (I-G) of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the restriction of all forms of protests within the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), to the Unity Fountain, Central Business District, Abuja. The Force Public Relations...

Why AGF dropped charges against my client -Danjuma Goje’s Lawyer

Paul Erokoro, counsel to Danjuma Goje, a former governor of Gombe  state, says it is not surprising that the attorney-general of the federation (AGF) dropped charges against his client. Goje alongside Aliyu El-Nafaty, chairman of...

Insecurity in South-West real, Yoruba don’t want war – Ooni declares after meeting Buhari

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi on Thursday met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Aso Presidential Villa. Speaking with State House correspondents at the end of the meeting, the monarch noted that the...

Stop demonising Fulani -Bishop Kukah pleads with Nigerians

Matthew Kukah, Catholic bishop of Sokoto diocese, says demonising herdsmen, especially those of the Fulani extraction, could lead to a breakout of violence. Kukah, who spoke on Tuesday at a colloquium on fake news and...

Senate confirms Tanko as CJN.

The Senate on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of Justice Tanko Muhammad as the substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria. The red chamber had, on arrival of Muhammad into the chamber, gone into a closed session to...

Northern Elders’ directive: President Buhari tells Fulani herdsmen to ignore Northern elders asking them...

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a message to Fulani herdsmen urging them to ignore the recent call by the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) asking them to leave the Southern part of Nigeria. This was contained...

APC Fumes, As Gbajabiamila Appoints APGA Member As Political Aide

THE appointment of a member of the opposition All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Chief Anayo Nnebe as the special assistant on political matters (South East) by the speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon...

Graduates Of Benin Republic Universities Can’t Write Any English Word – NYSC DG

He stated that NYSC had begun investigations into the activities of the universities involved in the fraudulent practice. Director General of the National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim has accused universities in the...

President Buhari Approves His New Official Portrait (Photo)

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a new official portrait for display in all public offices, buildings and for other legitimate purposes. According to a statement by the media office of the Secretary to the government...