Politics

Mama Boko Haram charged with N66 million fraud

Aisha Alkali Wakil, a lawyer, better known as Mama Boko Haram, has been charged before Justice Aisha Kumaliya of the Borno State High Court, Maiduguri on a three-count charge of conspiracy and cheating to...

Buhari approves appointment of 9 new Perm Sec in civil services.

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Nine (9) new Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Civil Service. Acting Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Dr Folasade Yemi-Esan, announced this in a statement...

Only 6 persons board Iju-Ibadan free train in 2 days

The Lagos-Ibadan train at Iju The free train ride between Lagos and Ibadan on the new standard gauge train commenced on Monday, but in two days only six passengers boarded the train in two separate...

There won’t be fuel scarcity this Christmas – FG assures Nigerians

The Federal Government on Monday assured Nigerians of adequate fuel supply this Yuletide. It gave the assurance during a meeting in Abuja with stakeholders in the oil and gas sector. The meeting, which held at the...

How I met and married my wife – Diezani’s husband

A former Chief of Naval Staff, Rear Admiral Alison Madueke (retd.), has revealed how he met, fell in love and married his wife, Diezani, a former Minister of Petroleum Resources. Diezani’s husband revealed this in...

6 inmates electrocuted in Ikoyi prison

Six inmates, serving various prison terms at Ikoyi Correctional Center, Lagos, yesterday, reportedly died after an electrical cable exploded. But the Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, yesterday, confirmed the deaths of five inmates and...

Applications into the Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme Opens on January 1, 2020.

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) will begin accepting applications for the 2020 cohort of the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme, on January 1, 2020. The TEF Entrepreneurship Programme is open to entrepreneurs from across Africa, either with...

Nigerian military not recruiting Boko Haram ex-fighters – News Headquarters.

The Defence Headquarters has been notified of false information peddled in some online media, insinuating that deradicalized Boko Haram ex- fighters are being absorbed into the Nigerian military. One of such insinuations is contained...

You can’t stop EFCC from investigating you, court tells El-Rufai

The Federal High Court, Abuja, says Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, cannot stop the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission from investigating him. Justice Binta Nyako said this while delivering a judgment on Friday, in a...

Aisha Buhari slams govs for failing to provide infrastructure, amenities

The First Lady, Aisha Buhari has slammed state governors for failing to provide basic social amenities and infrastructure, noting that things were getting out of hand. Stating that her husband cannot handle the challenges facing...