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- Petrol Smuggling: Nigeria Can't Account For Exact Daily Fuel Consumption - Sylva
The Nigerian government has said that it cannot tell the exact volume of Premium Motor Spirit, popularly called petrol, consumed on a daily basis in the country.
- Dealing With Shame, Betrayal, Disappointment And Humiliation Was Difficult For Me - Ex-Finance Minister, Adeosun Recounts NYSC Certificate Saga
Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, has said that the National Youth Service Corps certificate saga, which led to her resignation as minister made life more difficult for her
- 41 Million Members: Buhari Says APC's Numerical Strength Can Win Elections, Seeks Unity Among Members
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed pleasure over the increase in membership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, saying the APC has recorded 41 million members
- 2023: Group Advocates For Change Of Leadership In Nigeria
Alhaji Ibrahim Hussaini Abdulkarim, the Chairman Board of Trustees of a political pressure group “We2GedaNG,”, has expressed deep concern over the continuous recycling of the leadership in the country
- “for God’s sake, this man cannot remain in power”-Biden To Putin
President Biden in a speech has rebuked in strong terms Russian
president Vldimir Putin.Addressing NATO members in Warsaw,“for God’s sake, this man cannot remain in
- Ataga: Beauty Pageant Not To Make Heroes Of Criminality, Prison Service Speaks On Murder Suspect Chidinma’s Participation
The Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS) has reacted to concerns raised in some quarters with resp
- Afghan Women Without Male Companions Barred From Entering Flights In Taliban's Latest Diktat
Afghanistan's Taliban authorities refused to allow dozens of women to board several flights, inclu
- Russia Deploy More Mercenaries To Fight In Ukraine
Syria and Libya are gearing up to assume an increasingly active role in a phase of the war in Ukra
- Biden Meets With NATO Members In Poland
President Biden wraps up a three-day trip to Europe on Saturday, having met with NATO leaders over
- Sexual Assault: Police Speak On Withdrawing Charges Against Rape Suspects By Victims' Realtives
Police in Kano State on Saturday appealed to relatives of rape victims to stop withdrawing
- Ukraine war-Could it mean an opportunity for Africa to supply gas to Europe
CAPE TOWN, South Africa — N.J. Ayuk tried for years to tout African oil and gas projects to Europ
- Alele-Williams: Obaseki Mourns Passing Of First Female VC As UNIBEN Flies Flag At Half Mast
Gov. Godwin Obaseki Of Edo on Saturday mourned the passing of renowned mathematician and former Vi
- Kalu Hails Buhari's Leadership In Resolving APC Crisis Ahead Of Convention
Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, Chief Whip of the Senate, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for his
- Worsen Power Outage And Diesel Scarcity Deepening Nigerian Radio Stations' Woes, Cut Down Hours Of Operation
Some radio stations in Nigeria on Friday announced the cutting down on their hours of operation as
- 2023:"Stop Deceiving Nigerians With Same Old Stories" - Gordon Berates Politicians’ Recycled Campaign Promises Since 1960
Comedian Gordon has lamented the continuous recycling of campaign promises by Nigerian politicians
- “Entrust Us With Your Mandate Again, We Will Do More” - Fashola Tells Nigerians Vote APC In 2023
Babatunde Fashola, minister of Works and Housing, has called on Nigerians to re-elect the All Prog
- Your Role As A Credible Opposition Party Is A Sham - Deji Adeyanju Slams PDP Over Message To INEC On APC National Convention
The convener of Concerned Nigerians, and human rights activist, Prince Deji Adeyanju, has lambast
- Russia Announces First Phase Of Its War With Ukraine Is Over, Reveals Next Action
Russia said the first phase of its military plan is now complete, announcing that its next primary
- Soludo Threatens Anambra Civil Servants Over IPOB Sit-At-Home Order
Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, Governor of Anambra State, has directed that all public officials in the st
An ultimatum has been given to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.
- Group Gives EFCC 7 Days Ultimatum To Initiate Criminal Charges Against Tinubu Over Bullion Van Saga Day Before The 2019 Presidential Polls
A group called the Concerned Nigerians advocacy group gave EFCC a seven-day ultimatum to prosecute Bola Tinu
President Muhammadu Buhari has warned the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to avoid being used for partisan politics, or get dragged into personal disputes.
- "Your Job Is To Serve The Nation In Its Efforts To Entrench Good Governance" - Buhari Urges EFCC To Resist Temptation Of Being Used By Politicians
Mr Buhari also urged
Following the recent beauty pageant which took place in the facility in which murder suspect of Super TV boss Micheal Usifo Ataga, Chidinma Ojukwu, won the crown, the Comptroller of the Nigerian Corre
- Miss Cell 2022: Prison Controller Redeployed Over Beauty Pageant That Crowned Murder Suspect Of SuperTV CEO, Chidinma Ojukwu
The Federal High Court in Abuja has postponed its judgement on a suit seeking to have the governor of Cross River State, Ben Ayade and his Deputy, Ivara Esu sacked from office over their defection fro
- Defection: Judgment On Governor Ayade’s Removal Postponed
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has warned the All Progressives Congress, APC against picking any member of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG as its Presidential flagbearer in 2023.
- “Kiss Aso Rock Goodbye If You Pick Osinbajo Or Any RCCG Member As The Party’s Presidential Candidate.” - MURIC Warns APC
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has refused to abandon its zoning principle despite calls from some party members to jettison the age-long practice.
- PDP's Refusal To Abandon 2023 Presidency Zoning Leaves Atiku's Ambition In Dilemma
The National Chairman of the Peoples Demo
The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders’ Forum (SMBLF), has lashed out at former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, for allegedly jettisoning the zoning arrangemen
- "Your Presidential Bids Are Self-Serving And Illogical" - Southern, Middle Belt Leaders Slam Atiku, Tambuwal For Disregarding Zoning Arrangement
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said it would not succumb to blackmail over its call on President Muhammadu Buhari to address the fuel crisis plaguing the country.
- REVEALED: Why APC Is Afraid Of Nigerians Ahead Of 2023 General Election - PDP
It spoke in reaction to
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has cautioned the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) not to attend, monitor or supervise the Saturday, March 26, 2022 jamboree being organized by the d
- "It's Voyage That Leads Nowhere" - PDP Warns INEC Not To Attend, Monitor APC National Convention
Activist and 2023 presidential aspirant of the African Action Congress has blasted Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for not sanctioning Lagos State University management over the display of Bola Tinu
- “No university Should Brazenly Bastardize Its Environment" - Sowore Berates Sanwo-Olu, LASU Mgt Over Tinubu's 2023 Campaign Posters Inside Convocation Hall
Former Anambra State Governor Peter Obi on Thursday declared his intention to run for President in 2023.
- 2023: Peter Obi Joins Presidential Race After Attending Atiku’s Declaration
He made the declaration in Awka at a gathering of traditional rulers in Anambra State.<
A woman due to board the China Eastern Airlines flight that crashed on Monday was stopped from getting on the plane due to Covid restrictions.
- Twists Of Fate: Covid-19 Rules Stopped Woman From Boarding Doomed Chinese Flight
The Boeing 737-800 from Kunming to Guangzhou, Chi
Founding member of All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Osita Okechukwu, has expressed regrets that the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has demonstrated a monumental lack of foresight ev
- 2023: PDP Still Behaving Like Nollywood Party- DG VON
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State on Thursday said that no less than 1,096,355 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) printed prior to the 2019 general elections were still yet
- More Than One Million PVCs in Lagos Not Collected Since 2019 - INEC
The Association of Orphanages and Homes Operators in Nigeria, ASOHON, has claimed that unregistered, closed down and non-existent homes benefitted from Davido’s N250 million donation to orphans in Nig
- Davido’s N250m Birthday Donations: How Fund Was Shared To Fake, Closed Orphanages
Since the start of the Russian intervention in Ukraine a month ago, Google news became the latest major service to be blocked in Russia after it invaded.
- Russia Restricts Google News Service, Citing ‘Fake News’ On Ukraine Conflict
The Russian government has considerabl
The White House has quietly assembled a team of national security officials to sketch out scenarios of how the United States and its allies should respond if President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia — f
- Us Makes Plan In advance Of A possible Use Of Biological Weapon By Russia
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has released the immediate- past Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano after spending seven days in detention.
- EFCC Releases Obiano After Spending 7 Days In Detention, Seizes Passport
The anti-graft agency had
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has asked people around the world to take to the streets in a show of support for Ukraine to mark one month of the Russian invasion.
- Ukraine Conflict: Zelensky Calls For Global Protests To Mark One Month Of War
The president, prese
The main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asserted that life was much better for Nigerians under its control in 2015 compared to excruciating pains people are going through under the ruli
- Life Was Much More Better When We Were In Power - PDP
The roiling battle over the appointment of a new Vice Chancellor of the Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, Ile-Ife, took a new dimension, Wednesday, as a group that describes itself as “the umbrella bod
- OAU VC's Appointment: Traditional Religion Worshipers Dissociate Selves From Invasion Of Campus
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and erstwhile National Publicity Secretary of the defunct new Peoples Democratic Party, (nPDP), Chief Eze Chukwumeka Eze, has berated Governor Nyeso
- Wike Tagging Obaseki With Betrayal DNA Is Like Pot Calling Kettle Black — APC chieftain
- Israel, Refused To Sell Spyware To Ukraine Fearing Russian Reaction
KYIV, Ukraine — The Israeli government rejected requests from Ukraine and Estonia in recent years to purchase and use Pegasus — the powerful spyware tool — to hack Russian mobile phone numbers, ac
- “If you’re invoiced in rubles, you’ve got to go out and buy rubles,”-Russia to collect payments in Rubles for gas and oil sales not dollars anymore
In a recent video,Russian president Vladimir Putin announced a change
in a way bussiness of sales of Russian oil and gas to
countries considered "unfriendly"
“I have made a decision to i
A petition urging Switzerland to deport a Russian woman who is suspected to be Putin’s lover has gone live – and it has gained more than 61,000 signatures.
- Petition To Deport Putin’s Rumoured Lover From Switzerland Gets Thousands Of Signatures
Alina Kabaeva, a former Olympic gym
Kenya announced on Wednesday that nearly 840,000 Covid-19 vaccines received through donations had expired, blaming hesitancy and a short shelf life for jabs going unused.
- Donated Covid-19 Vaccines Expire In Kenya
The doses of AstraZen
Ghana’s economic crisis seems to be affecting all sectors, with commercial sex workers also bearing the brunt of the meltdown.
- Sex Workers In Ghana Announced Increase In Charges Over Current Economic Hardship
On some noted streets of Accra - Ghana’s capital, the majority of
The Federal Government says it will begin immediate assessment of damage caused by an early morning fire under Apongbon Bridge, Lagos, still raging as at the time of this report.
- FG To Assess Damage Caused By Fire Under Apongbon Bridge
The News Agen
An officer of the Nigerian Army who is attached to the Army University, Biu, Borno state has been reportedly sacked for professional misconduct.
- Nigerian Army Reportedly Sacks Officer After He was Caught Posing, Sitting On Colonel’s Chair
Quoting Sahara Reporters, Joe Igbokwe, an aide
A fire on Wednesday badly damaged a main bridge in Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos, razing dozens of shops and risking more traffic chaos, the emergency services and witnesses said.
- Goods Worth Millions Of Naira Destroyed As Fire Razes Shops Under Apongbon Bridge In Lagos (Video)
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia state in his usual way is using the Peoples Democratic Party’s Governors Forum meeting holding in Abia State to showcase the unique material of the Akwaete ndoki in Ukw
- PDP Governors Rock Akwaete Local Fabrics As Ikpeazu Host Meeting In Abia
In an apparent move to fight back, the former Deputy Governor of Zamfara State, Mahdi Aliyu Gusau has picked the expression of interest and nomination forms to contest the 2023 governorship election o
- 2023: Impeached Zamfara Deputy Gov, Gusau Picks Guber Nomination Form, To Contest Against Matawalle
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has expressed confidence about clinching the 2023 presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party and going ahead to win the 2023 presidency during the general
- 2023: “This Time Around Is Different As I’ve Never Been This Optimistic”, Says Atiku As He Officially Declares For Presidency
The air war over Ukraine appears to have entered a new phase, with the Russian air force boosting the number of flights it makes per day by 50 percent and deploying an increasing array of Russian dron
- Increase In Number Of Russian Airstrike Despite Flow Of Antiaircraft Missiles Into Ukraine
President Biden is heading to Brussels on Wednesday to meet with NATO allies and is expected to announce new sanctions aimed at Russian lawmakers as the United States and its allies aim to pressure Ru
- Russia’s “Combat Power” Has Dipped Below 90% - Pentagon
The Kano State Government has approved the adjustment of the 2021/2022 school calendar for both public and private primary and secondary schools operating in the state because of the forthcoming Ramad
- Kano Extends Second-Term Holiday To Five Weeks For Ramadan
A Russian court on Tuesday found jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny guilty of additional charges and extended his sentence to nine years in a higher security prison as Moscow seeks to wipe out remai
- Putin Critic Alexei Navalny Sentenced To 9 years In Prison
Members of the House of Representatives Committee on Power, on Tuesday directed the Power Ministry to take concrete actions aimed at solving the current nationwide blackout instead of always postulati
- Blackout: Nigerians Not Interested In Your Theories, Give Us Light - Reps Tell Power Minister
An independent investigation panel has fixed March 30 for the suspended DCP Abba Kyari to appear in a petition of alleged unlawful arrest filed by three persons.
- Unlawful Arrest: Suspended DCP Abba Kyari To Face Panel On March 30
The Panel is investigating the
Former Ogun State Governor, Gbenga Daniel has called on Nigerians to ensure that they vote with their brain and not their stomach in the forthcoming 2023 election.
- 2023 : Vote With Your Brain Not Stomach - Former Governor Gbenga Daniel Tells Nigerians
The ex-governor, who stated
President Muhammadu Buhari alongside other dignitaries yesterday, predicted an agriculture and economic boom for the country following the coming on stream of the $2.5 billion Dangote Fertiliser Plant
- ‘Dangote’s $2.5 Billion Fertiliser Plant Services U.S., Brazil, Others’
About 200 groups from the North Central supported the aspiration of the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu to be President of Nigeria in 2023.
- ROAD TO 2023: Five Political Parties Ready To Hand Presidential Ticket To Tinubu – Northern Groups
Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has said the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has given itself away “as being interested only in the destabilisation of the countr
- 2023: PDP Wants To Destabilise Nigeria In Order To Sneak Back To Power - Presidency Alleges
The Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu said that is not the responsibility of the federal government to provide water for Nigerians in their houses.
- It’s Not FG’s Responsibility To Provide Water For Nigerians In Their Houses – Minister
Adamu, who stated this during an i
The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman Alkali-Baba has commended police officers who rejected N300,000 bribe and returned N600,000 erroneously paid into one of their accounts.
- Police Honour Officers For Rejecting N300,000 Bribe, Returning N600,000
The Governor of Anambra State, Chukwuma Soludo, has purported that he met only N300 million and over 100 billion debt in the state’s treasury when he assumed office.
- I Met N300m In Anambra Treasury, Inherited Over N100bn Debt ― Soludo
Soludo revealed this while
The Forum of Middle Belt Youths has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to sack the Director-General of the Department of State Services, DSS, Yusuf Magaji Bichi over a security alert raised a few da
- Buhari Told To Sack DSS Boss Over Security Alert Raised Against Three Govs
MultiChoice, the parent company of DSTV and GOtv, has increased the price of subscriptions of their packages by over 14 per cent.
- MultiChoice Increases DSTV, GOtv Subscription By 14%, Blames High Operating Cost
The hike will take effect from April 1, according to the paren
Governor Charles Soludo of Anambra State has appointed Ernest Ezeajughi as Chief of Staff and retired AVM Ben Chiobi as Special Adviser on Security.
- Soludo Appoints Ex-London Mayor, Ezeajughi As Chief Of Staff, Retains Obiano’s Security Adviser
Richard Nwora Madiebo was named the Chairma
A Federal High Court, Abuja, will on Friday, deliver judgment in a suit filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) against Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River.
The PDP, through its counsel Emmanuel Uk
- Defection: Gov. Ayade To Know Fate Friday
Ukrainian counter-intelligence says it foiled a possible assassination attempt on President Volodymyr Zelensky.
- Ukraine Counter-Intelligence Foils Possible Attempt To Assassination Zelensky
Ukraine says its armed forces have foiled an assassination plot against Presiden
Russia was behind two hoax phone calls placed to top British cabinet ministers by a person pretending to be Ukraine’s prime minister, a spokesman for Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Monday.
- Russia Placed Two Hoax Phone Calls To Top British Cabinet Ministers
US President Joe Biden said Monday that it’s "clear" Russia is considering the use of chemical and biological weapons in Ukraine and warned of a "severe" Western response if it chose to do so.
- Ukraine War: Biden Says Putin Considering Using Chemical, Biological Weapons In Ukraine
The Ogun State Police Command on Monday paraded 15 suspected criminals for various crimes, including armed robbery, murder, kidnapping, among others.
- Two Pastors Arrested For Allegedly Killing Church Member During Fellowship In Ogun
The state Commissioner of Police, Lanre Ba
In Zamfara State, bandits killed 37 persons and kidnapped 62 others in Juyi and Doruwa villages in the Bungudu Local Government Area, while 20 others were killed in Ganar-Kiyawa village in the Bukkuyu
- Again, Bandits Raid Kaduna, Zamfara, Kill 62, Abduct 62, Raze 70 Houses
Former Senate President, Senator Adolphus Wabara, has been sacked as the Chairman, Governing Board of the Abia State University Uturu, fews hours after warning the ruling Peoples Democratic Party not
- Ikpeazu Sacks Ex-Senate President Wabara As ABSU Pro-Chancellor Hours After Asking For Power Shift In Abia
Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, has said there is nothing political about the arrest of immediate past governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obian
- EFCC Chair Bawa Reacts To Ex-Governor Obiano's Arrest, Alleged Political Persecution
Former media aide to Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, Salihu Tanko Yakasai has dumped the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
- Former Ganduje’s Aide Yakasai Who Was Sacked For Criticising Buhari Dumps APC, Calls Buhari Leadership ‘Delusional’
Yakasai in a statement noted that he ceased to be a mem
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has reacted to a video showing former Anambra Governor Willie Obiano in custody.
- EFCC Nabs Officer Who Leaked Video Showing Ex-Anambra Gov Obiano
Obiano was arrested last Thursday after handing over to his
The lawmaker representing Iseyin, Itesiwaju, Kajola, Iwajowa Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Shina Peller, has described former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, as one of the poli
- APC Lawmaker, Shina Peller Attacks Atiku, Says Only Nigeria’s Enemies Will Support North To Retain Power In 2023
A Chinese passenger plane with 132 people on board has crashed in a mountainous area of southern China.
- Chinese Plane With 132 People Onboard Crashes In Guangxi Province
The China Eastern Airlines Boeing 737 was flying from Kunming to Guangzhou when it came