Given the gragra of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission over their invitation of the immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, one would have thought that the moment he arrived at their office, they would lay him...
A mother, Asmau Shehu; and her four children — Yusuf, Rabiat, Ummul and Hadi — have been electrocuted in Anguwan Sarkin Hausawa, Bosso Local Government Area of Niger State. The Public Relations Officer, State Emergency Management Agency, Malam Ibrahim Husssaini, confirmed...
A group of United Nations agencies has issued a joint statement calling for a ban on tests meant to assess the virginity of any female. The statement, issued during the World Congress of Gynaecology and Obstetrics in Rio de Janeiro,...
The House of Representatives on Tuesday approved President Muhammadu Buhari’s N242.2bn virement request to fund the 2019 general elections. The virement covers the election budget for the Independent National Electoral Commission and all security agencies as well as the Office...
The immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, finally honoured an invitation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Tuesday after losing his immunity from prosecution and arrest. After leading Fayose to the interrogation room, it was learnt...
Two goals from Odion Ighalo and one from Ahmed Musa helped the Super Eagles overcome Libya 3-2 in their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Group E qualifying fixture in Sfax on Tuesday to assume leadership of the group for...
Dangote Cement Plc on Monday unveiled a new brand of its product known as the Dangote BlocMaster, a 42.5 grade cement. The Group Managing Director, Dangote Cement Plc, Mr Joseph Makoju, said the new product had been formulated to make...
Scores of workers of Imo State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission on Monday blocked the main gate to the state Government House in Owerri in protest against the non-payment of their salaries. The workers displayed placards with inscriptions depicting their...
The family of a former finance minister, Nenadi Usman, has written the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, over what it termed the cold murder of 31-year-old Anita Akapson, the daughter of the former minister. In a petition signed by the...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met behind closed doors with Governors Rochas Okorocha of Imo and Aminu Masari of Katsina states at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the President met separately with the respective governors in...