Politics

Nigerian govt gives updates on reopening of tertiary institutions

The Minister of Education, Emeka Nwajiuba, on Monday, gave updates on reopening of tertiary institutions in the country. Nwajiuba, speaking at the daily briefing...

Obadiah Mailafia resigns from NIPSS, gives reason

Obadiah Mailafia, a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has said that he has resigned from the National Institute of Policy and Strategic...

Federal govt warns parents against sending children to schools in Northern Cyprus

The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has warned Nigerian parents against sending their children to universities in Northern Cyprus over the incessant and mysterious killing of Nigerians.

VIDEO: Mamman Daura speaks from UK, jokes about being quarantined.

Mamman Daura, nephew to President Muhammadu Buhari, says he is currently in quarantine in the United Kingdom where he travelled to recently. UK mandates...

I wish youths can give politics same energy accorded to BBNaija -Lala Akindoju

Kemi Lala Akindoju, a Nigerian actress, says it is unfortunate that youths have prioritised the Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) reality TV show over issues of nation-building.

Kiddwaya will use BBNaija platform to impact lives of young Nigerians who desire mentoring...

Nigerians and even the diaspora have expressed diverse opinions on the value of the Big Brother Nigeria (BBN) show that is now in its 5th season. Whilst...

Seven students writing WASSCE in Gombe contract COVID-19

Seven students of Government Girls’ College, Doma, Gombe state, have tested positive for COVID-19. The federal government had permitted schools...

Buhari’s nephew, Mamman Daura reportedly flown abroad for urgent treatment 

Mamman Daura, a nephew to President Muhammadu Buhari, has reportedly been flown to the United Kingdom for urgent medical treatment, according to Sahara...

JUST IN: Bauchi Commissioner resigns, prays for forgiveness

Bauchi state Commissioner for Commerce and Industry, Mohammed Al-Hassan Sadiq said has resigned. Al-Hassan Sadiq resigned after posting his resignation on his Facebook page on...

MTN Group appoints new CEO.

MTN Group Limited has appointed a new Chief Executive Officer in the person of Ralph Mupita to pilot affairs of the company in Africa. Mr...

I beat my husband whenever he makes senseless demands, Wife tells court.

A trader, Damilola Osilulu, on Tuesday told an Ile-Tuntun Customary Court in Ibadan that she beats her husband because he orders her around on how she should...

NHRC seeks better protection for humanitarian workers.

As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to commemorate the 2020 World Humanitarian Day, WHD, the National Human Rights Commission in the country, NHRC, has called...

EFCC commences probe of Akpabio and Acting NDDC MD Pondei over corruption allegations

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says it has launched an investigation into the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio; and the acting Managing Director of...

N-Power: Nigerian govt announces end of applications, reviews next step

The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq, has officially declared the Batch C recruitment portal for N-power closed.

President Buhari’s daughter, Hanan to wed Alh Sha’aban’s son , Turad

Hanan, one of the daughters of President Muhammadu Buhari, is set to marry Mohammed Turad, Turad is the son of a former lawmaker, Alhaji...

Buhari has failed woefully, says Balarabe Musa

Second republic Governor of old Kaduna State, Alhaji Balarabe Musa, says President Muhammadu Buhari has woefully failed the nation. He...

Buhari gives update on reversal of US visa restrictions

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday said that the country was making progress to reverse the United States suspension of the issuance of “immigrant visas” to Nigerian passport...

Ex-PDP Chairman charged with stealing laptop, tea condiments

A former Chairman of the Plateau chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Yakubu Chocho, and 3 three others were on Thursday...

Gov Obiano suspends 12 monarchs for visiting President Buhari

Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state has suspended 12 traditional rulers in the state for visiting President Muhammadu Buhari last week.

Any broadcast that insults president, governors, senators will be sanctioned -NBC.

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has threatened to sanction broadcast stations over messages that “insult” Nigerian leaders and elders. In a letter to broadcast...