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Femi Kuti speaks on Fela’s loss in 2021 Rock and Roll...

Femi Kuti, one of the sons of the late legendary afrobeats musician, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, has spoken about his father’s loss in the 2021...

Ugandan President, Museveni sworn in for sixth term

Uganda’s incumbent president, Yoweri Museveni, was sworn in on Wednesday, for his sixth five-year term in office. Chief Justice, Alfonse Chigamoy Owiny-Dollo administered...

Singer, Sound Sultan reportedly diagnosed with cancer

Nigerian singer, Olanrewaju Fasasi, popularly known as Sound Sultan, has been reportedly diagnosed with throat cancer. The 44-year-old is reported to have commenced...

South-east water crisis: Abandoned water projects abound in Anambra

Following calls for potable water in Southeast, there seems to be abandoned water projets in Anambra as these are fraudulently done to create opportunity...

Nationwide blackout: TCN confirms collapse of national grid

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has confirmed Wednesday’s collapse of the national grid. Some parts of the country, including Lagos and Abuja,...

South-east water crisis: We had potable water last during Mbakwe’s tenure...

Some residents of Aba, the commercial city of Abia have called on the state government to provide potable water for them.

Eid al-Fitr: Let your piety, prayer for Nigeria continue after Ramadan,...

From Oluseye Ojo, Ibadan Ex-Senate President Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki has congratulated Muslims in Nigeria and across the world on the successful completion of this...

Gana’s gang members lead Police to mass grave in Katsina-Ala

By Peter Duru, Makurdi A mass grave has been discovered by the Police in Katsina-Ala Local Government Area, LGA, of Benue state where the gang...

Buhari expresses delight over Christians breaking fast, sharing gifts with Muslims

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed delight that Christians are extending gifts to Muslims. Buhari made the remark while commending the love shown between...

Sound Sultan reportedly diagnosed with throat cancer

By Rita Okoye, Lagos Popular Nigerian rapper Olanrewaju Fasasi, popularly known as Sound Sultan, is reportedly battling with throat cancer in the United States of...

EPL: Tuchel reveals Chelsea’s next challenge this season, warns players

Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel, has said the team’s next challenge is to play in two finals and finish in the Premier League top...

Insecurity: Bamgbose suggests those responsible for robbery attack at Aso Rock

Olusegun Bamgbose, Esq., National Coordinator, Concerned Advocates for Good Governance, CAGG, has hinted on those responsible for the reported robbery attack at the...

FG democratising broadband connectivity — Osinbajo

Member of the Board, SecureID Limited, Adeyinka Adeyemi (left); Minister of State Foreign Affairs, Zubairu Dada; Founder/CEO, SecureID Limited, Mrs. Kofo Akinkugbe; Vice President,...

Eid el Fitr: Zamfara police beefs up security, deploys over 2000...

Ahead of the Eid el Fitr celebrations, the Zamfara State Police Commissioner, Mr Hussaini Rabiu has assured indigenes of adequate security, informing that...

Chelsea: Tuchel tells Callum Hudson-Odoi his best position, what he needs...

Chelsea boss, Thomas Tuchel, has told Callum Hudson-Odoi that his best position at the Blues is the right wing-back. Tuchel also advised the...

Orji Kalu condemns attack on Abia INEC office

Sen. Orji Kalu: condemns attack on Abia INEC office. ...

Ibadan chief Imam defies Sultan’s NSCIA, leads Eid-el-Fitr prayer

Sheikh AbdulGaniyu Abubakry Agbotomokekere Chief Imam of Ibadanland ...

Stop fighting Mbaka, Cleric warns FG

By Davies Iheamnachor – Port Harcourt The General Overseer of Life Bible International Church, CTLBIC, in Rivers State, has warned the federal government to stop...

Eid al-Kabir: Ex-Ekiti deputy gov Lawal greets Muslims, urges holy living

From Priscilla Ediare, Ado Ekiti Former Deputy Governor of Ekiti State Dr Sikiru Tae Lawal, who is also a leading People’s Democratic Party (PDP) aspirant...

Decentralise police for effective war against insecurity, Rep tells FG

By Emma Una – Calabar A member of the House of Representatives, Mr Legor Idagbor, has reiterated the need for the decentralisation of the Nigeria Police for...

Iniobong Umoren: I do not own Davok Suites, Akpabio speaks

Akpabio thrashes report linking her family to the death of Hinny Umoren ...

Eid el Fitr: Yobe Police warns against rumours, unnecessary panic during...

The Yobe State Police Command has tasked security stakeholders to put all hands on deck to forestall security breaches before, during and after...

Ogun LG Elections: Our integrity’ll not be compromised ― OGSIEC boss

By James Ogunnaike, Abeokuta As the much anticipated local government elections in Ogun State gather momentum, Chairman of the State Independent Electoral Commission (OGSIEC), Mr....

Weak corporate governance precarious to economy, ICSAN warns

By Henry Uche, Lagos The Institute Of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN) has warned that weak corporate governance is precarious to Nigeria’s economic...

We recovered $153m, over 80 properties from Diezani Alison Madueke —...

Abdulrasheed Bawa, the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, says the anti-graft agency has recovered $153 million from Diezani Alison-Madueke, ex-Minister...

2023: Enugu west endorses Governorship for Enugu East

By Dennis Agbo Constituents of Senator Ike Ekweremadu from the Enugu West senatorial district have endorsed that Enugu East senatorial zone should produce the next...

Oba of Benin concludes ‘Ugie-Ododuwa’ ceremony

(NAN) The Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, on Tuesday concluded the first public performance of Ugie-Ododuwa ceremony at the sacred Ugha-Ehengbuda axis of the...

We have financial records of Zamfara State government – Ex-Gov. Yari

The immediate past Governor of Zamfara State, Alhaji Abdul Aziz Yari has declared that the opposition APC in the State has the financial...

Eid-el-Fitr: Katsina, Daura emirates suspend Durbar

(NAN) The Katsina Emirate Council has cancelled Sallah Durbar, popularly called ‘Hawan-Sallah’. The Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir, gave the directive in a statement by...

Southern Senators’ Forum lauds governors on security steps

(NAN) The Southern Senators’ Forum has commended steps taken by state governors from the region to stem the rise in insecurity. The forum disclosed this on...

EPL: Michael Essien names club to win Premier League title next...

Former Chelsea midfielder, Michael Essien has tipped his old club to win the Premier League title next season under Thomas Tuchel. Chelsea have...

BREAKING: Yomi Fabiyi, others protest at Panti over Baba Ijesha’s detention

Popular Nollywood Actor Yomi Fabiyi led others to protest against the detention of his colleague, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, aka Baba Ijesha, who was accused of...

Youth engagement key to ending insecurity – Ohanaeze to Southern Governors

The Ohanaeze Ndigbo, on Wednesday, declared that the Southern Nigeria Governors’ Forum missed the mark in their recommendations towards ending the high level...

ACF demands investigation on helicopter reportedly dropping supplies to bandits

The Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, has suggested full, open and transparent investigation into the intercepted Helicopter reportedly dropping supplies to bandits. The forum...

First floating LNG project: UTM Offshore, JGC, KBR sign Pre-FEED contracts

By Sebastine Obasi Nigeria’s local content has received a boost, following the signing of preliminary Front End Engineering Design, Pre-FEED, agreement as an indigenous firm,...

Benin monarch Oba Ewuare concludes ‘Ugie-Ododuwa’ ceremony

Oba Ewuare concludes Ugie Ododuwa ceremony Oba Ewuare...

Insecurity: FG will ensure safety of IOCs, others in N-Delta ―...

Godswill Akpabio By Chris Ochayi Notwithstanding pockets of incidents of insecurity in the country, the Federal Government, has assured that it would continue to work hard...

Kidnapped Adamawa female journalist regains freedom

The kidnapped female journalist in Adamawa State, Amrah Ahmed has regained her freedom. Amrah, a news editor with the Adamawa Broadcasting Corporation Yola,...

Insecurity: Southern senators back southern govs on prohibition of open grazing

From Left: Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo; Dapo Abiodun of Ogun, Akwa Ibom Deputy Governor, Moses Ekpo; Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra, Douye Diri...

75 percent of Nigerians unhappy – Okorocha names issues Buhari must...

The Senator representing Imo West, Rochas Okorocha, has said President Muhammadu Buhari must deal with poverty and injustice, as they have caused anger...

Slash in salary: ISOPADEC staff protest in Imo, bear casket to...

Workers of Imo State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (ISOPADEC) on Tuesday, took to the streets of Owerri, the Imo State capital, demanding...

Eid el-Fitr: Edo Police deploy 3,410 operatives

Operatives of the Nigerian Police Force at the flag-off ...

Dua Lipa wins album of the year at Brit Awards

Dua Lipa won the coveted British Album of the Year prize at the Brit Awards on Tuesday, in a ceremony that saw female artists...

Insecurity: Ondo NSCDC deploys 1,855 personnel for Sallah

FILE: NSCDC personnel Peter Dada, Akure The Ondo State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, on Tuesday, said it had deployed...

Senators reacts as Southern Governors call for restructuring, state police, ban...

The Southern Senators’ Forum has commended steps taken by state governors from the region to stem the rise in insecurity. Recall that the...

Muhammadu Sanusi: I am the leader of Tijjaniya

Muhammadu Sanusi Ex-Emir Sanusi says he was confirmed...

Neymar opens up on playing with Cristiano Ronaldo

Paris Saint-Germain forward, Neymar, has revealed his plans to play Juventus star, Cristiano Ronaldo, in the future. Neymar, having spent a considerable portion...

I’ll never forget what Lampard did for me – Chelsea coach,...

Chelsea coach, Thomas Tuchel, has said that he would never forget what his predecessor, Frank Lampard, did to him and the club before...

Eid el-Fitr: Opportunity to renew Nigeria’s pact with destiny – PDP

The Leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the South-South geo-political zone has said that the commemoration of the Eid-el-Fitr celebration is...

Eid-el-Fitr: “Pray for Nigeria” – Gbajabiamila enjoins Muslims

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has urged Nigerians, especially Muslim faithful to use the Eid-el-Fitr to pray for the country...

Lai Mohammed under ‘fire’ for saying FG has capacity to crush...

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has come under severe criticism for saying the Federal Government and its security agents...

Chelsea forward, Lewis leaves Stamford Bridge for new club

Belgian second division club, Royale Union Saint-Gilloise, has confirmed the signing of Chelsea forward, Marcel Lewis. Marcel signed a three-year contract with Royale...

Ogun businesswoman disappears on way to vigil in Lagos

The family of a businesswoman, Sarah Dosekun, is in distress following her sudden disappearance while on her way to attend a vigil at the...

We’ve recovered $153m from Diezani — EFCC Chairman

  Abdulrasheed Bawa Says she’s forfeited 80 property valued at $80m to FG By Soni Daniel ABUJA  — New chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Abdulrasheed...

Firm affirms commitment to boosting Nigeria’s Crypto Market

  By Providence Adeyinka A firm, Paxful, leading global peer-to-peer fintech, has restated its commitment to advancing Nigeria’s crypto market. ...