The baton of leadership of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission has been handed over to the Secretary to the Commission, Dr. Musa Usman Abubakar. In a brief ceremony which was witnessed by the heads of departments...
Tony Iwobi, an Italian man of Nigerian origin, who is the chief immigration spokesman for the far-right League party, has been elected as the first black senator in the country. Iwobi, whose party has been accused of stirring up...
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says the distribution of Permanent Voter Cards, PVCs, to their owners will begin by middle of May. The Ebonyi INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, Godswill Obioma, disclosed this at a strategic security interactive meeting...
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday directed that any Fulani man found in possession of AK-47 rifles should be charged to court. The president said this in Jalingo, the Taraba State capital during a visit to the state to commiserate with...
Maryam Sanda, who was accused of stabbing her husband, Bilyamin Bello to death has been granted bail by an FCT High Court. Her slain husband was a nephew to former chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, Haliru Bello. Ruling on...
Concluding part of a media interview granted by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to a group of journalists and social media practitioners in Lagos state, on Friday, 2 March, 2018. In the interview, Osinbajo says government has kept its promises...
Fresh from reviewing the 2018 budget allocation for youth development which it describes as unrealistic and insufficient, YIAGA Africa has lauded the increased programmes targeted at women and girls while urging the improved monitoring and evaluation of such allocations...
The police in Benue State has confirmed the killing of 15 persons mainly women and children after an attack by suspected herdsmen on a community in Benue State. Many houses were reported set ablaze in the Monday morning attack. The...
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has donated the sum of $10million to Nigeria to aid the nation’s fight against the insurgency. According to the team leader from Saudi Arabia, the donation is part of the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and...
Refusal of President Mohammadu Buhari to sign the Peace Corps bill passed by the National Assembly is in the national interest, anchored on the need to avoid proliferation of security agencies and unnecessary overlapping of their functions. Taking this position...