Aisha Wakil, a lawyer, Human rights activist and expert on Boko Haram issue, has dropped hint that Abu Musab Al-Barnawi-led faction of Boko Haram might be responsible for the abduction of Dapchi school girls. Aisha Wakil, a former member of...
Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Tunde Fowler, has advised prominent Nigerians with tax liabilities to take advantage of the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS) before it is too late. Fowler told newsmen in Lagos that...
The Federal Government  on Sunday confirmed that 110 schoolgirls of Government Girls Technical School Dapchi, were unaccounted for in the Boko Haram attack on the school last Monday. Alhaji Lai Mohammed, minister of information, disclosed this to newsmen in Damaturu...
EX-President, Goodluck Jonathan has commended the National Assembly for reordering the 2019 general elections, saying that the amendment would help in the election of quality persons into various positions. The Senate and the House of Representatives, at a Joint Conference, had...
Over 10 members of the Senate staged a walk-out on Wednesday in protest against the adoption of the report by the Senate and House of Representatives Joint Committee on the Amendment to the Electoral Act. The protesting lawmakers, despite the...
The Islamist militant group Boko Haram has released 13 people who were kidnapped in north-eastern Nigeria last year, the government says. They include 10 women seized during an attack on a police convoy and three lecturers from Maiduguri taken during...
Hajiya Najatu is renowned for being a vocal, radical activist especially in defence of democracy, women and human rights in general. Najatu, in her statement titled "OBASANJO’S COALITION FOR NIGERIA (CN) AND STATE OF NATION" has blasted the former head...
In a statement issued by Garba Shehu, senior special assistant to the president on media, said president Muhammadu Buhari has approved a compulsory retirement and dismissal of two justices of Federal High Court. In line with the recommendations from the National...
Nigeria’s female wrestlers have begun to prove their dominance in wrestling having won 10 medals at the ongoing Africa Wrestling Championships holding at the Alfred Diete-Spiff Civic Centre, Port Harcourt. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that each of...
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) said the number of active mobile phone lines in the country rose to 144 million in December 2017. This showed an increase of 2,731,273 lines, from 142 million recorded in November 2017. The commission revealed this on...