Kwara govt intensifies action against street begging

Kwara State Government has once again intensified efforts in ridding Ilorin, the state capital of environmental…

Rivers imbroglio: There’s constitutional restriction on cross-carpeting – Agbakoba

A senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, Mr Olisa Agbakoba has restated that only factionalization of a…

Emir Sanusi holds maiden Palace Court, as 40 Council members pledge allegiance

The 16th Emir of Kano, Malam Muhammadu Sanusi II, on Sunday, presided over the first emirate…

We cannot educate children by leaving them begging on streets –.Sultan

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar lll, has said that northern leaders cannot educate children…

NiMet forecasts 3 days sunshine, cloudiness across Nigeria

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted sunshine and cloudiness from Monday to Wednesday across the…

Nigeria at risk of producing more bandits, drug abusers – Obasanjo

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has warned that Nigeria is at a risk of having more drug…

Tinubu commissions reconstructed Apapa-Oworonshoki-Ojota Expressway

President Bola Tinubu on Sunday inaugurated the newly reconstructed Apapa-Oworonshoki-Ojota-Oshodi Expressway, a 36.02km road connecting Nigeria’s…

Tinubu mourns former EFCC Chairman, Ibrahim Lamorde

President Bola Tinubu has joined other Nigerians in mourning Mr Ibrahim Lamorde, former chairman of the…

Kano: Emirates committed no crime to be dissolved – Bichi stakeholders

Stakeholders in Bichi, one of the dissolved emirates in Kano, have said that the five first-class…

Number of casualties unknown – Police speak on collapse of mosque in Lagos

The Lagos State Police command says the number of casualties that occurred following the collapsing of…

Lagos-Calabar Coastal Highway represents hope, unity, prosperity for Nigeria – Tinubu

Amidst controversies trailing the Lagos-Calabar Coastal Highway project, President Bola Tinubu has described it as a…

Kano: MURIC demands end to govs’ power to dethrone monarchs

The Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, has demanded for an end to the power of state governors…

Kano: I accept my removal – Former Emir of Gaya backs down

Former Emir of Gaya, Alhaji Aliyu Ibrahim Abdulkadir, says he has accepted his removal, saying it…

Two of Tinubu’s key policies necessary but wrongly implemented – Obasanjo

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has said two out of three of the President Bola Tinubu-led administration’s…

Imo Guber: LP candidate, Achonu vows to take petition against Uzodinma to Supreme Court

Labour Party, LP, candidate in the November 11 governorship election in Imo State, Nathan Achonu, has…

Zamfara: Gov expresses concern over Almajiris begging for alms

Zamfara State Governor Dauda Lawal has expressed concern over the rate at which Almajiris roam the…

Flood: APC calls for cancellation of INEC’s Continuous Voters Registration in Edo

The Edo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has called on the Independent National…

Hajj: Another Kebbi pilgrim dies in Mecca

Another pilgrim from Kebbi has passed away after a brief illness in Mecca, Kingdom of Saudi…

Sanusi vs Bayero: Fresh protest breaks out in Kano

Another round of protests has broken out in Kano amid the tussle for the throne of…

How Lamorde contributed to Nigeria’s P&ID victory – Lai Mohammed mourns ex-EFCC boss

Former Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has reacted to the passing of former…

Ogun supports 8,800 farmers through FADAMA scheme

About 8,800 small holder farmers across the 20 local government areas of Ogun State have benefitted…

Shun primitive politics, emulate Tinubu – Delta Senator, Onowakpor urges politicians

The member representing Delta South Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Joel-Onowakpo Thomas, has called…

Sen Nwoko chides CBN for sacking 317 employees

The Senator representing Delta North Senatorial District, Ned Nwoko, has slammed the recent mass termination of…

Corruption, cybercrime flourish due to unaccountable governance system – ICPC Chairman, Aliyu

The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, Dr. Musa Adamu…

PSC chairman Arase mourns former EFCC chair Lamorde

The Chairman of the Police Service Commission, Dr. Solomon Arase, has expressed shock at the death…

Nigeria showcases digital social investments at APRA 2024

Various digital social investments in Nigeria, through the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) were on showcase at…

Kano: Jubilation as Emir Sanusi meets with district heads

There was a jubilation in Kano on Sunday when Muhammadu Sanusi, Emir of Kano, met with…

Clark reiterates call for restructuring

Former Federal Commissioner for Information and South South Leader, Chief Edwin Clark has reiterated his call…

Northern Traditional Ruling Council expresses concern over Emirship tussle in Kano

The Northern Traditional Ruling Council, under the chairmanship of his Eminence, the Sultan of Sokoto, on…

Leave Uzodinma to concentrate on governance – Southeast APC tells opposition parties in Imo

The South-east chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has called on opposition parties in Imo…

Emir Sanusi vs Ado Bayero: Tinubu a democrat, believes in justice – Bichi Emirate

The First Class Emirate of Bichi has described President Bola Tinubu as a democrat who believes…

Rivers crisis will end with Tinubu’s intervention – Onovo

The presidential candidate of the defunct National Conscience Party, NCP, in the 2015 general election, Martin…

Yahaya Bello vs EFCC: Northern groups seek Tinubu’s intervention

Northern youth groups have continued their tour across the region to voice concerns over what they…

Kano Emirate tussle: Northern youths urge Tinubu, int’l bodies to intervene

The Northern Youth Assembly, Majalisar Matasan Arewa, has written to President Bola Tinubu, bringing his attention…

Vacate Kano now for peace to reign – Group charges dethroned Emir Bayero

The Arewa Social Contract Initiatives, a Non Governmental Organisation, has charged the dethroned Emir of Kano,…

FG sues 36 Governors, seeks full autonomy for LGs

The Federal Government has filed a lawsuit against the Governors of the 36 States of the…

2024 Hajj: Kebbi loses pilgrim in Mecca

The Kebbi Pilgrims Welfare Board has announced the death of one of its pilgrims, Tawalkatu Busare…

Suspected herdsmen kidnap 4 travellers in Makurdi

Unidentified gunmen suspected to be armed Fulani herdsmen on Saturday night, kidnapped four travellers from a…

Protests erupt at disbanded Kano emirate

Protesters are currently on the streets of Gaya, one of the five emirates affected by the…

CUSTECH: Police confirm killing of kidnapped Kogi varsity students

The Kogi State Police Command on Sunday confirmed the killing of two of the abducted students…

EFCC mourns former chairman, Lamorde

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has expressed shock at the death of its former…

Tinubu urged to back blue economy as alternative to crude oil

President Bola Tinubu has been urged to give maximum support to the development of the blue…

BREAKING: Kaduna-Abuja train derails at Jere

A former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr Ibrahim Lamorde is dead.…

Nigeria’s democracy will mature in another 25 years – Obono-Obla, Ahiakwo

Two prominent lawyers have asserted that Nigeria’s democratic practices will attain maturity in the next 25…

Effium/Ezza crisis: Community rejects new peace committee chairman

The leaders of Effium in the Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, under the umbrella…

Landslide kills 670 people in Papua New Guinea

No fewer than 670 people have been killed in a massive landslide that hit Papua New…

First Anniversary: Publish your assets, prove your commitment – SERAP to Tinubu

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has asked President Bola Tinubu to use the anniversary of…

Islamic scholar faults mode of hotel room allocation in Makkah

An Islamic scholar, Sheikh Muhammad Nuru Khalid, has called for improvement in the mode of hotel…

Our leader Pa Ayo Adebanjo not dead -Afenifere

Pa Ayo Adebanjo, leader of the pan-Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, is alive. In the early hours…

Lagos-Calabar Highway: Tinubu arrives to flag-off construction

President Bola Tinubu has arrived in Lagos for the flagging-off of the Lagos-Calabar highway construction. Tinubu…

Nigeria still bleeding, don’t be deceived – Primate Ayodele tells Tinubu

The Leader of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele has said President Bola Tinubu should…

BREAKING: EFCC ex-chairman, Ibrahim Lamorde is dead

A former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr Ibrahim Lamorde is dead.…

Kano Emir Tustle: CISLAC warns Tinubu govt against desperate politicians

The President Bola Tinubu-led government has been advised to resist any attempt by desperate politicians to…

My reinstatement justice against injustice – Emir of Kano, Sanusi

The 26th Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi, has described his reinstatement by the state government as…

Engage in community services -Vice Chancellors task Nigerian varsities

The Committee of Vice Chancellors of Nigerian Universities has urged universities to engage in community services…

Edo govt decries negative impacts of flooding despite measures

The Edo State Government has claimed that the measures put in place to control the adverse…

Why Nnamdi Kanu said he can’t be subjected to trial – Lawyer Ejimakor

Aloy Ejimakor, the Special Counsel to Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB,…

Emir of Ilorin mourns late Kwara controller of prisons, Adeyinka Adebayo

The Emir of Ilorin and Chairman Kwara State Traditional Rulers Council, Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari CFR, has expressed…

Game of thrones: Emirship tussle tears Kano apart

The reinstatement of Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II as the Emir of Kano on Thursday, and the…

Enugu govt dragged to court over planned demolition of Nsukka market

The Law Hub Development and Advocacy Center, Abuja, and The Ositadinma Okoro Empowerment Foundation have dragged…

Group demands N30bn compensation for victims of attack in Plateau

A group, Srarina Initiative for Peace Justice and Development, has called on the Federal Government to…

Be on forefront of fight against corruption – Tinubu urges varsities

President Bola Tinubu has called on Nigerian universities to be at the forefront in the fight…

Get more fund from TETfund – Gov Buni tasks Yobe varsity governing council

Yobe State governor, Mai Mala Buni, has charged the governing council of the Yobe State University…

Gov Alia calls for synergy in fight against insecurity

Benue State governor, Rev Fr Hyacinth Alia, has emphasised the need for multidimensional approach and synergy…

Zamfara constituents notify Reps of decision to recall federal lawmaker

Constituents of Kauru Namoda/Birnin Magaji Federal Constituency, Zamfara State, have taken further steps in their decision…

‘We’ll complete all abandoned projects in Osun’ – Gov Adeleke

Governor Ademola Adeleke of Osun State has revealed that he is committed to completing the projects…

Emirate crisis: FG will be held responsible for violence in Kano – Atiku

Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the 2023 presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said that…

NSA Ribadu denies providing air transport for deposed Kano emir

The National Security Adviser, NSA, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, on Saturday, denied claims that he provided air…

BREAKING: Justice’ll prevail – Deposed Kano Emir Bayero breaks silence

The deposed Emir of Kano, Aminu Ado-Bayero, has said justice will prevail over the issue surrounding…

How Kwara correctional services boss, Adeyinka Oyun died

Details of the final moments of Adeyinka Adebayo Oyun, the controller of Kwara State Correctional Custodial…

Zamfara: Gov Lawal blames banditry activities on low level of education

The Governor of Zamfara State, Dauda Lawal, has lamented that lack of education remains the main…

Emir’s tussles: Don’t plunge Kano into chaos – Council of Ullamas warns Tinubu

The Council of Ulamas in Kano has cautioned President Ahmad Bola Tinubu against using federal power…

FUGUS graduates 2,534 students of 2019/2020, 2021/2022 academic sessions in Zamfara

The Federal University of Gusau, FUGUS, has graduated 2,534 students for the second combined 3rd and…

18,906 pilgrims airlifted for 2024 Hajj despite economic hardship in Nigeria

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria says 18,906 pilgrims have been airlifted to Saudi Arabia for…

Abia: We did not sack court, free sanitation offenders – ASEPA Deputy GM

The Deputy General Manager in charge of the Umuahia zone of the Abia State Environmental Protection…

Sanusi defies court order, mounts throne as Emir of Kano

The 16th Fulani Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has mounted the palace seat, receiving royal…

Plateau athletes dominate inaugural Taraba marathon

Athletes from Plateau State have emerged victorious in the first-ever Taraba Marathon that took place on…

Halt reign of madness unfolding in Kano – Inibehe Effiong tells Tinubu

A human rights lawyer, Inibehe Effiong has cautioned the federal government about interfering in the Kano…

Aminu Bayero remains Kano Emir – Joint Security vows to obey court order

Joint security agencies, under the leadership of the Kano Police Commissioner, Muhammad Usaini Gumel, have said…

Kano: Military provides security backup to dethroned Emir after arrest order

There is a heavy presence of military personnel at the Nasarawa Emir’s Rest House in Kano…

Crime rate in Cross River low – DIG Sokari Pedro

Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of South-South and Head of Department of Information and…

Why national grid hasn’t collapsed in last 2 months – Power Minister, Adelabu

Minister of Power, Adebayo Adelabu has said that issues surrounding the constant collapse of the National…

Court to hear suit on Benue LG polls June 27

A High Court in Benue State has scheduled June 27 for the hearing of a suit…

Banks, AMCON must resale Discos to utility operators – Power Minister

The Minister of Power, Adebayo Adelabu, has said that banks and the Asset Management Corporation of…

Gov Otu urges NBC to properly delineate state boundaries to avert further bloodshed

Governor Bassey Otu of Cross River State has called on the National Boundary Commission, NBC, to…

FG heeds Obong’s plea, begins construction of Lagos-Calabar highway from Calabar

The Federal Government has heeded the call from Obong of Calabar, Edidem Ekpo Okon Abasi Otu…

Kwara Controller of prison, Adeyinka Adebayo Oyun is dead

The Controller of Prisons in Kwara State state, Adeyinka Adebayo Oyun is dead. He died in…

‘There’s no gap’ – Nigerian govt on departure of French soldiers from Niger Republic

The Minister of Defence, Mohammed Badaru Abubakar, has reacted to the decision of the Nigerien government…

BREAKING: Tension heightens in Kano as Gov Yusuf orders deposed Emir Bayero’s arrest

Tension has enveloped Kano State over alleged forceful return of deposed Emir Aminu Ado Bayero. This…

It’s time to unite, shape Nigeria through constitutional review – Akpabio

The President of the Senate, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has said that the 10th National Assembly will…

13,733 Nigerian pilgrims airlifted to Saudi Arabia for 2024 pilgrimage – Commission

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, has revealed that a total of 13,733 Nigerian pilgrims…

Gov Alia signs executive order to monitor public behaviour in Benue

Governor Hyacinth Alia of Benue State has signed an Executive Order establishing the Department of Public…

Prioritise needs of your people – Makinde tells new LG chairmen

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has advised newly elected local government chairmen in the state…

Nnamdi Kanu: BRGIE drags Nigerian govt to AU

Biafra Republic Government In Exile, BRGIE, has petitioned the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights,…

I won’t stop saying it, Obi won 2023 elections – Baba-Ahmed

Former Vice Presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, Yusuf Baba-Ahmed, has insisted that he and…

NSIB directs review of Dana Air standard operating procedure

The Nigeria Safety Investigation Bureau (NSIB) has directed Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) to review Dana…

I’m not impressed someone with history of fake certificates, forfeitures calling himself President – Baba-Ahmed

Yusuf Baba-Ahmed, former Vice Presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, says he’s not impressed when…

Suleja LG demolishes popular Madalla Market over poor revenue

Authorities in Niger State have shut down and demolished the popular Thursday Weekly Madalla Market in…

One Year Anniversary: I’m being threatened – Solid Minerals Minister, Alake

Minister of Solid Minerals, Henry Dele Alake, has admitted that he is being threatened by people…

I could say a few things that could destroy Soyinka – Baba-Ahmed

Former Vice Presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, Yusuf Baba-Ahmed, has hit back at Nobel…