The Indigenous People of Biafra has told the Anambra State Governor, Prof. Charles Soludo, to arrest anyone enforcing the sit-at-home order in the state.
Mr. Joseph Ulu, Chairman of the National Rescue Movement (NRM) Abia State Chapter, has described the ruling Peoples Democratic Party PDP, and the main opposition All Progressive Congress APC in the s
21 passengers of the Abuja-Kaduna train that was attacked by terrorists on March 28 has been confirmed missing by the Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC).
Security operatives have handed over to the Kaduna State Government luggage, valuables, and other belongings of some of the passengers on the Kaduna-bound train attacked by terrorists.
Russian President, Vladimir Putin may be suffering from a deadly disease, according to the investigation, the Russian leader is often visited by doctors, including an oncologist.
The Director General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has warned that Nigeria and many African countries may face food crises due to the war in Ukraine.
China said Saturday it was not doing anything “to circumvent” sanctions imposed on Russia, following warnings from EU officials that any attempt to aid Moscow’s war in Ukraine could damage economic ti
Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Friday in Abuja updated President Muhammadu Buhari on security developments in his state following the Monday night’s terror attack on Abuja-Kaduna bound tra
Stakeholders in the oil industry have expressed concerns over Nigeria’s inability to increase production, shortly after the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) kept Nigerian crude oil
The Ramadan crescent moon has been sighted in Saudi Arabia on Friday evening, acccording to Alarabia report.
An Appeal Court in Enugu on Friday affirmed the judgement of Ebonyi State High Court, Abakaliki, which quashed a suit challenging the defection of Ebonyi Governor David Umahi and his deputy, Dr Kelech
A woman in India has given birth to a baby who was born with two heads, three hands and two hearts due to a rare medical condition.
Russia's invasion of Ukraine on February 24 has upset geopolitical and trade relations across the world, from matters of buying military equipment to increasingly expensive wheat and oil.
Heavily-armed security operatives were sighted on Friday as the Lekki Concession Company reopened the Lekki Tollgate on Friday.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) says a third of the world’s population has yet to receive a single dose of COVID-19 vaccine, including a shocking 83 per cent of all Africans.
The United Kingdom (UK) has warned its citizen against travels to seven states in the north following the rising spate of insecurity in Nigeria.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will shutdown the ongoing nationwide Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) Pre-Registration online portal.
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has asked Nigerians not to vote for presidential aspirants “lying” that some persons bought forms for them.
Telecoms operators have threatened upward review of their tariff over rising cost of doing business and safety of telecommunications infrastructure in the country.
Russia's communications regulator has threatened Wikipedia with a fine of 4 million rubles for articles on the Ukraine invasion and demanded the removal of 'inaccurate information on a special militar
President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on Thursday demanding "unfriendly" countries either pay for Russian gas in rubles or face the consequences of being cut off, a move that has prompted European
Aftermath of the Presidential directive to the Service Chiefs to go after the terrorists that attacked and bombed the rail track and the train ferrying hundreds of passengers on the Kaduna-Abuja line,
Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III,, The Sultan of Sokoto and President General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), has asked Muslims to look out for the crescent of Ramadan a
Terrorists have reportedly taken over the Kaduna-Abuja Highway, preventing travelers from arriving at their destination.
Senator Smart Adeyemi, federal lawmaker representing Kogi West and member of the ruling All Progressives Congress, (APC), has slammed President Muhammadu Buhari and his party, the APC over failure to
Ex-Kogi West Senator, Dino Jonah Melaye, has hit President Muhammadu Buhari hard over the recent spate of insecurity in the country and killing of Nigerians by terrorists, saying President Muhammadu B
Deaths of unhoused people in the UK have increased 80 percent in two years, with Covid accounting for only a small number of fatalities, new data
Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufa’i on Thursday restated his call for massive bombardment of all forests inhabited by terrorists.
The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has asked Nigerians to contribute to the cost of treating those affected in Monday’s train attack.
The Rivers State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has vowed never to support Governor Nyesom Wike’s presidential ambition.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Thursday asked the Dutch parliament for weapons, reconstruction aid and a halt to all business with Russia in response to the invasion of his country.
President Muhammadu Buhari has again come under heavy scrutiny for allegedly being self-centered and insensitive to the security situation in the country over $1m gift to the nation of Afghanistan, th
The terrorists who attacked a Kaduna-bound train and abducted unspecified number of passengers on Monday, have contacted their families.
Former first lady of Anambra State, Mrs Ebelechukwu Obiano, has publicly apologised to Governor Chukwuma Soludo, Ndigbo and friends of Ndigbo over the unfortunate incident that occured between her and
Russian President Vladimir Putin is being misinformed by advisers who were too scared to tell him how poorly the war in Ukraine is going and how damaging Western sanctions have been, a US official sai
No fewer than 20 people, including women and children, have drowned in the Guni-Zumba River while trying to escape attacks by armed bandits on their communities.
Ex-media aide to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri, has blasted Rotimi Amaechi, the Minister of Transportation, over his insensitive comment on bandits’ attacks on a Kaduna-bound train f
The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has stated that the incessant violent attacks being witnessed in the country are becoming too regular and constitute a challenge to the capacity of the nation’s lead
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Edo State Chapter, has called on the comatose All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state, to draw the attention of the APC-led Federal Government to the fact that Nig
The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday adopted a motion directing all pay television service providers to revert to pay per view module as against the mandatory monthly subscription.
More than 3.8 million people have fled Ukraine since Russia's invasion a month ago, UN figures showed Sunday, but the flow of refugees has slowed down markedly.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested Emmanuel Chidiebere, a suspect wanted in the United States of America by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for conspiracy, wire
International advocacy organisation, Global Citizen, yesterday, launched a campaign: End Extreme Poverty Now, with a call on governments, corporations and citizens to break the cycle of extreme povert
Following the attack on the Kaduna-Abuja rail track which reportedly claimed the lives of scores of persons on Monday night by terrorists, Survivors have recounted their ordeal with some of them descr
Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has said President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government must be committed to the protection of Nigerians.
Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, Kaduna state Governor, has confirmed that eight dead bodies were recovered, 26 people injured, with several passengers onboard the Abuja-Kaduna train attacked Monday night by
At least four European countries expelled a total of dozens of Russian envoys on Tuesday as relations sour between Russia and the west over the war in Ukraine.
President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to Monday’s night Abuja-Kaduna train attacks, saying that no one should be allowed to hold the country to ransom.
The Nigerian Medical Association has mourned the death of Dr. Chinelo Nwando, a medical doctor who was shot by terrorists during the attack on the Abuja-Kaduna train on Monday night.
As a sign of peace emerge after a peace talk between Russia and Ukraine, a deputy Russian defense minister said on Tuesday that Russia would sharply “reduce military activity” near Kyiv and the nort
Former governor of Lagos State and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu has cancelled the 13th edition of its annual colloquium as mark of respect for those that died i
A seven-year-old girl in Ukraine has emptied her piggy bank to buy a protective vest for a soldier.
The senate has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to declare a full-scale war on gunmen terrorising communities across the country.
Hours after the attack on the Abuja-Kaduna rail tracks by terrorists, the Presidency is yet to make an official statement and the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), on Tuesday conde
The White Witches Association of Nigeria, WWAN, has cautioned Vice President Yemi Osinbajo against running for the Presidency in 2023.
Ukraine has warned those negotiating with Russia not to eat or drink with them.
The Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) has temporarily suspended its service along the Abuja-Kaduna route due to unforeseen circumstances.
Russia has deployed hundreds of mercenaries from an elite, prolific private military contracting firm aligned with the government to eastern Ukraine as a part of its campaign to break the burgeoning s
A former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Lieutenant-General Jeremiah Useni (retd), yesterday asked the Federal Government to change its strategy to deal with rising security challenge
Suspected terrorists yesterday night detonated explosives on the Abuja-Kaduna train and opened fire on about 970 passengers on board.
Roman Abramovich the embattled former Chelsea owner is said to have been poisoned while on a mission to secure a truce between Russia and Ukraine. Accor
After much talk and speculations around the world about what President Biden intentions really was when he opined Russia president is not fit to remain in offic
The Nigerian Government has accused the opposition of plans to sabotage the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari and over-heat the polity.
A socio-political activist, Shehu Sani, has reacted to an Abuja Federal High Court ruling that sent Abba Kyari, suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, to Kuje correctional facility.
Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture, says the rising prices of petroleum products including petrol, diesel, aviation fuel and cooking gas in Nigeria are not limited to the country but a
In another chilling episode of imposed atavistic policies, Afghanistan’s ruling government, the Taliban has directed all government employees to wear a beard and adhere to a dress code or risk being f
branding the US leader “weak, sick and deluded”.Moscow deployed its loyal attack
Unknown gunmen have attacked another police station in Imo state as two police officers were injured.
The Police Command in Kwara has arrested Mr Musibau Esinrogunjo, the Special Assistant on Rural Mobilisation to Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, for assaulting a traffic warden on duty along Ahmadu Bello
A Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday refused to grant the application for bail filed by suspended head of the Intelligence Response Team (IRT),Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Abba Kyari and
Latest news from the War torn Ukraine suggest that mariopol,has been surrounded by Russian forces.
The Presidency has slammed the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for its latest statement on the emergence of former Nasarawa State Governor, Abdullahi Adamu as the National Chairman of the Al
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said Saturday’s invasion of the Kaduna International Airport by terrorists was an indication that President Muhammadu Buhari had conceded the nation’s sovereignt
Rivers State Goveror, Nyesom Wike, on Sunday in Benue State called on national delegates of the Peoples Democratic Party not to sell their votes as he declared interest in contesting the position of t
Ukrainian officials said on Sunday that they were increasingly confident in their ability to fend off ground assaults on the capital, Kyiv, but warned that a frustrated Russia may aim to split the co
The Socialist Party of Nigeria (SPN) has declared that the poor living conditions of thousands of policemen and policewomen in the country is responsible for the frequent extortion of members of the p
Activist lawyer, Femi Falana SAN, has described the conspiracy theories surrounding the extradition of an embattled police officer, DCP Abba Kyari to the United States defy logic.
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Abubakar III has called on traders to avoid increasing prices of foodstuffs as Muslims’ month of fasting approaches.
The World Bank has warned that many non-poor Nigerians are only one small shock away from falling into poverty.
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