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Strike won’t be called off until demands on financial autonomy are met – JUSUN

Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) has said the nationwide strike will not be called off until a concrete resolution...

Buhari welcomes release of forestry school students

President Muhammadu Buhari has welcomed the release of the 27 students of the Federal College of Forestry Mechanization, Afaka,...

Insecurity: Ekiti Oba advocates use of traditional powers to tackle banditry

Oba Gbadebo Adedeji, Owa Ooye of Okemesi-Ekiti, says traditional powers, known in local parlance as “African Juju’, have the...

Illegal Oil Bunkerers: EFCC arrests six suspects in Port Harcourt

Operatives of the Port Harcourt Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested six suspected...

Abducted Kaduna forestry college students regain their freedom

The 27 students of the College of Forestry Mechanisation Afaka in Kaduna state have finally regained freedom after 56...

Presidency aiding illegality in NDDC, Rep declares

The Chairman of the Niger Delta Affairs committee in...

El-Rufai: Jonathan, Yar’Adua persecuted me because they saw me as a threat

The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai has said...

Insecurity: NYSC DG assures on protection of corps members

The National Youth Service Corps has announced that henceforth, no corps member will be deployed to any area that...

Ex-soldier arrested for kidnap and murder of 6-year-old boy was dismissed in 2013 for attempted murder – Nigerian Army

The Nigerian army Tuesday said the soldier arrested for kidnapping and murder of his neighbour child was dismissed from...

Boko Haram regrouping in North-east again, Says Ndume

Senator Ali Ndume, the Chairman, Senate Committee on Army, has raised the alarm that Boko Haram militants have started...

Baba Ijesa faces possible life imprisonment as Lagos Govt set to file charges

The Lagos State Government on Monday said it is...

Firefighters not safe in Nigeria, FFS boss cries out

Dr Liman Ibrahim, Controller-General, Federal Fire Service (FFS), has...

Prosecuting bandits not FG’s job — Lai Mohammed

President Muhammadu Buhari-led government says kidnapping and banditry are not federal offences in Nigeria. Addressing the media on Tuesday, Information...

CCT Chairman gets two weeks to respond to assault allegation after appearing before senate panel

The Senate has issued a two-week period to the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, Mr Danladi Umar,...

President orders review of FG’s payrolls to cut costs

The President Muhammadu Buhari government is set to slash the salaries of civil servants in the country. The Minister of...

Strike won’t be called off until demands on financial autonomy are met – JUSUN

Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) has said the nationwide...

Buhari welcomes release of forestry school students

President Muhammadu Buhari has welcomed the release of the...

Insecurity: Ekiti Oba advocates use of traditional powers to tackle banditry

Oba Gbadebo Adedeji, Owa Ooye of Okemesi-Ekiti, says traditional...

Politics

Presidency aiding illegality in NDDC, Rep declares

The Chairman of the Niger Delta Affairs committee in...

El-Rufai: Jonathan, Yar’Adua persecuted me because they saw me as a threat

The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai has said...

Presidency raises alarm, says disgruntled leaders want to overthrow Buhari

The Presidency on Tuesday claimed it has evidence to...

2023 elections: INEC plans new 57023 polling units

For the first time in 25 years, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is set to create additional 57,023 polling...

Insecurity: PDP advises Nigerian govt to create National Boarder Protection Force

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has admonished the Federal Government to deploy technology in combating insecurity in the country. The PDP, which...

Nigeria separating is not acceptable to us, we are better together – Tinubu

Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has warned that Nigeria risks another war if it...

Don’t politicise insecurity, Buhari will find lasting solutions – APC to PDP

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has insisted President Muhammadu Buhari has the capacity to end the insecurity in Nigeria. The...

Business

CBN sacks all First Bank directors

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has sacked all board members/directors of First Bank...

Nigeria’s Flutterwave named one of TIME’s 100 most influential companies

Flutterwave, a Nigerian fintech firm, has been named a “Pioneer” on TIME’s 2021 list...

Fuel queues will disappear soon, NNPC GMD assures Nigerians

The Group Managing Director of Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mela Kyari, has assured motorists...

NCAA approves commercial flight operations at Bayelsa airport

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has approved commercial flight operations for Bayelsa Airport. On...

Entertainment

Kanye West becomes the wealthiest black man in American history with net worth of $6.6 Billion

Music producer, rapper, and fashion mogul Kanye West is...

Nigeria submits Genevieve Nnaji’s ‘Lionheart’ 2020 Oscars

Genevieve Nnaji’s ‘Lionheart’ has been picked as Nigeria's submission...

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Opinion

Opinion: Nigeria will fly again: We can believe Kumuyi, by Femi Adesina

You rarely hear his voice in public when it comes to secular or controversial...

Social Media and Mob Justice: We’re all potential victims, by Fredrick Nwabufo

  I once witnessed a macabre execution in – early 2000s. It was a quotidian...

Opinion: Hounding the President. Will they ever learn? By Femi Adesina

From Sunday afternoon till evening, I was harried and harassed with phone calls by...

Opinion: Pastor Adefarasin, if Nigeria is a scam; then we’re all scammers – Fredrick Nwabufo

It is the bounden duty of every citizen to hold the government to account....

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Strike won’t be called off until demands on financial autonomy are met – JUSUN

Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) has said the nationwide strike will not be called...

Buhari welcomes release of forestry school students

President Muhammadu Buhari has welcomed the release of the 27 students of the Federal...

Insecurity: Ekiti Oba advocates use of traditional powers to tackle banditry

Oba Gbadebo Adedeji, Owa Ooye of Okemesi-Ekiti, says traditional powers, known in local parlance...

Illegal Oil Bunkerers: EFCC arrests six suspects in Port Harcourt

Operatives of the Port Harcourt Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,...

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Insecurity: Oshiomhole blame factory closures, workers’ massive sacking, others

Adams Oshiomhole, a former National Chairman of the All...

Child Molestation: Baba Ijesha is so despicable – Abike Dabiri-Erewa

The case of Baba Ijesha defiling a teenager has...

Police: Killer of Akwa Ibom job seeker buried her in his father’s compound

The missing Akwa Ibom woman, Iniobong Umoren, the Philosophy graduate...