President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate to notify the legislature of his intention to proceed on leave between January 23 and February 6, 2017.
Ahead of today’s inauguration of winner of the December 1 Presidential election in The Gambia, Adama Barrow, Gambians are fleeing the country out of fear of the unknown.
The Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has accused the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government of deceiving Nigerians on its handling of Boko Haram insurgents.
No fewer than ten persons have been reportedly killed following a clash between two neighbouring communities in Obubra Local Government Area of Cross River state.
Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun have charged university graduates to dump their certificates and go back to farm, urging them to see agriculture as viable alternative to white collar job.
Nigerian Army on Sunday released 257 suspected Boko Haram members that have been in its detention to the Borno State government.
THE Gambia’s President-elect, Adama Barrow, has left the country after talks failed to persuade President Yahya Jammeh to step down.
There are jovial hullabaloo yesterday as the directorate of IPOB announce a mega rally in solidarity with Donald Trump who will be inaugurated as the 45th America President.
A group known as the Ijaw Nation Youths Worldwide has admonished the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC and the Nigeria Police Force to stop harassing the wife of former First Lady, Patience Jonathan.
Youths all around the Kogi state capital city of Lokoja on Saturday were at several beer parlours to celebrate the return of the controversial Mavrodi Mondial Movement, a Ponzi scheme that froze the accounts of 3 million Nigerian members in December, causing panic and anxiety.
– HRM Eze Israel Okwu Kanu called for the release of son by the federal government
– The father of Nnamdi Kanu said his son is fighting a just cause
– He wondered why Igbo leaders have not spoken out more in support of his son
Nigerian government speaks on threats by Trump to deport citizens
Nigerian government on Friday described the campaign statements and posturing of United States of America President-Elect, Donald Trump as “disturbing”. (more…)
Founder of Living Faith Church Worldwide a.k.a. Winners’ Chapel International, Bishop David Oyedepo has denied a report that he incited Christians to take up arms against Muslims while speaking on the Southern Kaduna crisis.
One Kelvin Nwanaji, who was accused of operating a fake Facebook account in the name of the Director-General of the Department of State Service, DSS, Mr. Lawan Daura, has been arrested in Lagos State.
Human Rights Watch (HRW) has criticised the Federal Government’s handling of last year’s Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) protests and the renewed militancy in the Niger Delta.
In its 687-page 2017 World Report, its 27th edition, HRW reviews human rights practices in more than 90 countries.