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 »

 

Video of two fighting policemen goes viral

The unprofessionalism of the Nigerian Police is legendary. It is a reflection of the society it serves. How do you earn respect in the eyes of the public if you could reduce yourselves to blows in the full glare of

Polls: Northern Emirs back Jega

   INEC Chairman, Prof. Attahiru Jega The Northern Traditional Rulers Council has expressed confidence in the ability of the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Attahiru Jega, to lead the electoral body in conducting free, fair and transparent

Army in Final Push against Boko Haram in Gwoza, Sambisa, Goneri

Chief of Army Staff, Kenneth Minimah The military is set for a final push to retake Gwoza, Sambisa and Goneri, the last three major havens of Boko Haram insurgents. This is in furtherance of its determination to make the areas

Ortom on the March!

Read Dr. Samuel Ortom commentary on this video: “On arrival at Adikpo in Kwande Local Government Area yesterday, I in company of Prof. Steve Ugbah, DG, Ortom/Abounu Campaign Organization and Comrade Abba Yaro, Benue APC Chairman, went round acknowledging cheers

What is killing commissioners in Gabriel Suswam Government?

Why are commissioners dying in Suswam’s government? Wetin de happen? The governor himself is worried oh.  Governor Gabriel Suswam of Benue state today said he’s tired of burying his commissioners. The Governor made the statement Tse-Chia in Buruku, Buruku Local

ROBBERY ATTACK AT LEKKI: How the bandits struck

It was like an epic Hollywood scene. Five young men, dressed in military fatigue uniforms and wielding AK47 automatic rifles, just emerged from the nearby waterway bordering the lagoon along Ikoyi/Lekki bridge. Their mission was obvious because they started firing

No directive from Presidency to probe opposition leaders – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission Friday night raised the alarm that a fake letter purportedly written by the Presidency to it to initiate discrete probe of key opposition figures in the country, was in circulation. According to the commission,

Immigration Recruitment tragedy: Families of deceased get N75m, employment letters

President Goodluck Jonathan Friday handed out N75 million (N5million each) as well as employment letters to families of those who lost their lives in the botched immigration recruitment exercise last year. President Jonathan’s gesture was in fulfillment of his promise

PHOTOS: Ortom debates other candidates

The gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Benue State, Dr. Samuel Ortom today had a debate with the gubernatorial candidates of the All Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN) Barrister Boniface Oheme; Dr. Iyorwuese Ligom of the Labour

Troops discover bomb making factory in Yobe State

ABUJA – The Nigerian military fighting the Boko Haram militants in the North East have discovered a bomb making factory where improvised explosive devices (IEDs) used by terrorists were being produced. The Director, Defence Information, Major General Chris Olukolade said

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