Month: July 2019

National

Shi’ites proscription, attempt to conceal extra judicial killings – Amnesty International

Rights group, Amnesty International, has condemned the Federal Government’s decision to proscribe the Shi’ite group, Islamic Movement of Nigeria. In…

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National

N/A establishes 171 Battalion in Daura,Katsina state. Read reasons

The Nigerian Army this month established a new battalion in President Muhammadu Buhari’s hometown,Daura, Katsina State. The 171 Battalion was…

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National

Nigeria: Boko Haram has been defeated insist Federal Govt

Nigeria’s presidency claimed Boko Haram’s 10-year-old insurgency had been “defeated” but admitted that international jihadists posed a growing threat. “The…

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Politics

Abbo, Saraki’s successor get key positions as Lawan unveils chairmen of 69 committees

Senate President Ahmad Lawan named chairmen and vice chairmen  of the senate standing committees on Tuesday. The senate president reeled…

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Entertainment

My Relationship With Davido Improved My Brand – Broda Shaggi Says

Popular Nigerian comedian, Samuel Perry also known by his stage name, Broda Shaggi, is really enjoying his stardom as his…

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Sports

Femi Otedola redeems his pledge of $25000 per goal to Super Eagles

Billionaire Femi Otedola redeems his pledge of $25000 per goal to representatives of the Super Eagles Integrity is keeping your…

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Crime

EFCC Arrest 15 Yahoo Boys Who Attempts To Flush Away Phones

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office on Tuesday, July 30, 2019 botched an attempt…

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National

Submit Ministerial List to EFCC- PDP To Senate

Nigeria’s main opposition party, the PDP, has urged the Senate to further give credibility to its ministerial screening by sending…

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Business

China begins Export of Used Cars to Nigeria, Others

The Chinese Ministry of Commerce has said that it has commenced the export of used cars to Africa, Asia and…

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National

Shi’ites can become deadlier than Boko Haram — Ango Abdullahi warns FG

Professor Ango Abdullahi, former Vice-Chancellor of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, and the leader of the Northern Elders’ Forum (NEF),…

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Economy

Omo-Agege states position on fuel subsidy, oil companies headquartered outside Niger Delta

Ovie Omo-Agege, Deputy Senate President, has called for the removal of oil subsidy in Nigeria, stressing that there was no…

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National

INEC Server’: Supreme Court adjourns for PDP, Atiku’s application

The Supreme Court on Tuesday adjourned hearing until Aug. 20, in an application filed by the PDP and its candidate,…

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National

Ambode speaks on dumping APC for PDP

Former governor of Lagos, Akinwunmi Ambode has spoken on his rumoured planned defection from the All Progressive Congress, APC, to…

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National

BREAKING: Supreme Court sacks APC federal lawmaker

An All Progressives Congress, APC, House of Representatives member, representing Yola South/Yola North/Girei Federal Constituency of Adamawa State, Mustapha Usman,…

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Crime

EFCC Secures Conviction of Visa Fraudster in Gombe

The Gombe Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday, July 29, 2019, secured the conviction…

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Crime

Romance Scam: Two Bag Jail Terms In Ilorin

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ilorin Zonal Office on July 26, 2019 secured the conviction of Samuel Magaaji…

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Crime

EFCC Arrests Kwara Director, 6 Microfinance Bank MDs over Alleged N2bn SME fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ilorin Zonal Office has arrested Segun Soewu, Director General, Kwara State Bureau of…

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Sports

Kelechi Iheanacho Nets Brace In Leicester City’s Stalemate With Rotherham United

The Nigeria international’s double was not enough to help the Foxes claim victory over the Millers at the New York…

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Entertainment

Video: Tanzanian Art, Rayvanny Sets Dubai On Fire With His Performances at KIZA

Tanzanian mega superstar Rayvanny aka vanny boy grazed the stage at KIZA Dubai, and    got the entire crowd inside…

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National

Supreme Court rules on Adeleke’s application

The Supreme Court has validated the judgement of the Court of Appeal which earlier struck out a motion challenging the…

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International

Bilateral Relations: Korea awards Masters Degree Scholarship to 13 Nigerian gov’t officials

The Republic of Korea has awarded full scholarships for Master’s Degree Program to 13 Nigerian government officials to study in…

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National

Nigeria’s bad image scaring investors, Dr Isa Pantami, ministerial nominee

Dr Isa Pantami, a ministerial nominee has said that many investors are scared of investing in the country’s IT sector…

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National

Court orders FG to Proscribe Shiite Group In Nigeria

Nigerian government’s request for the proscription of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria has been granted by a Federal High Court…

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Crime

INSURGENCY and INSECURITY: Boko Haram Attacks Maiduguri IDP Camp

An old man and a child were reported dead, Thursday night, after motorcycle-riding Boko Haram gunmen attacked a camp for…

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Sports

Ndidi Will Be Back For Leicester City’s League Opener Against Wolves – Rodgers

The Nigeria international is currently on an extended break from pre-season training after featuring in Afcon in Egypt Leicester City…

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National

WAEC releases 2019 May/June examination results

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has said it would release the 2019 May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) result…

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Business

Customers laments poor Glo,MTN Network,claims they are being taken for granted

Customers of two giant telecom operators in Nigeria, Globacom and Mobile Telecommunication Network, MTN, have lamented the current poor network…

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Business

Herdsmen reject FG, CBN’s strategies on ban of milk importation

Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN, has reacted to the Federal Government’s move to ban the importation of…

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Politics

“Buhari Is A Lidder Not A Leader” – Reno Omokri reveals

“Buhari Is A Lidder Not A Leader” – Reno Omokri reveals

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International

Advocacy Group faults US travel ban on Nigerian politicians, gives reasons

A non-governmental organisation, Advocacy for Advancement of Peace and Harmony in Africa Initiative (ADAPHAI) has slammed the United States government…

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International

U.S. Visa Restrictions On Nigerians Who ‘Attack Democracy’

The U.S. government says it will consider consequences “for individuals responsible for undermining the Nigerian democratic process or for organizing…

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Economy

N30,000 Minimum Wage – Save Nigeria From Looming National Strike, Labour Tells SGF

Leaders of Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, and its Trade Union Congress of Nigeria, TUC, counterpart, have written to the Secretary…

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National

El-Zakzaky: Apostle Suleman advises Buhari, laments killings

Apostle Johnson Suleman, the Senior Pastor of Omega Fire Ministeries, on Thursday urged the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to…

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National

Ministerial screening: Minority leader, Abaribe speaks on senate bending its rules

The Minority Leader of the Nigeria Senate, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe said on Thursday that the upper chamber had bent its…

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Politics

PMB,3 Governors departs,other delegates departs Nigeria to receive highest honour

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday, depart Nigeria for Monrovia, Liberia, to attend the 172nd Independence anniversary celebrations of the…

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Sports

After 10 Months, Kelechi Iheanacho Scores His First Goal

Iheanacho has struggled at Leicester City and his goal on Tuesday is not a sign of a change of fortune.…

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Sports

20 Years Old, Francis Uzoho Resumes Pre-season Training With His New Club

Super Eagles goal keeper, Francis Uzoho resumes pre-season training with his new club,Omonia. The Deportivo De La Coruna, Goal Keeper…

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National

Termites ate my school certificate — CJN Tanko

Tanko Muhammad, the new head of Nigeria’s judiciary, has said that vicious termites destroyed his primary school certificate. Mr Muhammad…

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Sports

Matthijs De Ligt Scores Own Goal On His Full Debut For Juventus

Juventus defender Matthijs de Ligt scored an unfortunate own goal in a pre-season game against Inter Milan on Wednesday afternoon.…

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National

Ministerial screening: Akpabio mocks Dino Melaye, says ”we are meeting in Senate again”

Former lawmaker representing Akwa Ibom North at the red chamber of the National Assembly, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has responded to…

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