2019 Presidency: APC governors pledge support for Buhari

2019 Presidency: APC governors pledge support for Buhari

Even as President Muhammadu Buhari was yet to formally declare interest in the 2019 presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress, (APC) governors on the party platform has pledged to endorse him for a fresh mandate. More »

New SGF is Babachir Lawal’s cousin, says Junaid Mohammed

New SGF is Babachir Lawal’s cousin, says Junaid Mohammed

A member of the House of Representatives during the Second Republic, Dr Junaid Muhammed, has revealed that the newly appointed Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, is a first cousin to Babachir Lawal. More »

Don’t Order Diezani’s Return To Nigeria, EFCC Begs Court

Don’t Order Diezani’s Return To Nigeria, EFCC Begs Court

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has urged the Federal High Court in Lagos not to order the return of a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, from the United Kingdom to Nigeria. More »

 

Threat to life: Yemi Itodo accuses Ogbadibo Chairman of shielding culprit  

 By Our Reporter An Abuja based Media Consultant whose mother was allegedly threatened with a gun in Ogbadibo local government of Benue State on Tuesday, Mr Yemi Itodo, has expressed dissatisfaction over the role being played by the Council Chairman, Mr

Fayose Arrests Herdsmen In Ekiti

By The Vanguard The Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has announced the arrest of some herdsmen whose cattle destroyed farms in Ijero Ekiti. Fayose on his Twitter handle on Saturday posted photos of the herdsman stating that ‘Thanks to

Anambra Decides: INEC switches to manual in some areas

 By The Vanguard Anambra election: The officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in some local governments have expressed dissatisfaction over the failure of the electronic card reader given to them for the Anambra gubernatorial election. Reports have it

LIVE from HARARE: #Mugabe Must Go rally!

By The Herald THE Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) and the Zimbabwe Republic Police yesterday cleared a rally by citizens across the political divide led by the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans’ Association against President Mugabe’s continued stay in office as

BREAKING: Zanu-PF calls for President Mugabe’s resignation

By The Herald ZANU-PF provincial structures in all the country’s 10 provinces met today and called for the resignation of their First Secretary, President Robert Mugabe. They also called for the resignation of women’s league Secretary and First Lady Dr Grace

Iran displaces Nigeria as India’s third largest supplier of crude

Iran has displaced Nigeria as India’s third largest supplier of crude oil after India, the world’s third-largest oil importer, shifted its focus to the Middle East and the United States for supply. In August, India’s Hindustan Petroleum Corporation said it

Eagles Get $2,000 Each For Beating Argentina

For recording a historic victory against Argentina in an international friendly in Russia last Tuesday,  each member of the Super Eagles will get $2,000. This much was disclosed to SportingLife by a top Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) executive member who was

Police Arrest Benue’s Councilor Who Allegedly Threatened Journalist With A Gun

The Nigerian Police on Thursday, arrested the Supervisory Councilor for Revenue in Ogbadibo LGA of Benue State, Sunday Okonkwo, for allegedly threatening a Journalist with a gun. Okonkwo was said to have been picked up at the council secretariat and is currently being

Super Eagles tantalise with World Cup hopes

By Lolade Adewuyi After securing their place, with a game to spare, at the 2018 World Cup, from a tough group that included Zambia, Cameroon and Algeria, the Super Eagles gave us a titillating experience of what lies ahead with a

Mugabe Still President: Attends Graduation Ceremony

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe attended a university graduation ceremony today, November 17 making a defiant first public appearance since the military coup which had appeared to signal the end of his 37-year reign. See photos below: All photos by AFP

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