Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, otherwise known as Evans

Evans Pleads Guilty To Kidnap Charges

Suspected kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, otherwise known as Evans has pleaded guilty to two counts bordering on kidnapping. This follows his arraignment today before Justice Hakeem Oshodi at the High Court in Lagos by the state…

Saraki, Dogara Visit Buhari In London

The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, have visited President Muhammadu Buhari in London. President Buhari received the Senate President and the Speaker at the Abuja…

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)

Kaduna EFCC Recovers N227m In Seven Months

The Kaduna Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has recovered over N227m during its operations in the last seven months. According to the Head of Operations at the zonal…

barrel of oil

A barrel of Oil rises toward $53

Oil rose toward 53 dollars a barrel on Wednesday ahead of a U.S. inventory report expected to show crude stocks dropped for a sixth week. Brent crude LCOc1, the global benchmark, was up 50 cents…

protest rally

Police Fire Tear Gas At Protesters In Abuja

The Police have fired tear gas at protesters demanding that President Muhammadu Buhari should resume or resign. Protesters under the aegis of Concerned Nigerians had started a protest in the nation’s capital Abuja on Monday,…

fulani herdsmen

Fulani Herdsmen Sue Benue Govt Over Grazing Law

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has disclosed that the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association in the country has taken the state to court, in protest against the planned implementation of the Open Grazing Prohibition…

igbo Quit Notice

Arewa Youths Hold Meeting Over Quit Notice

A coalition of northern groups has declared a town hall meeting in Kano State North West Nigeria to finalise on the quit notice issued to the Igbos residing in the region. One of the leaders…

Former Nigeria President Olusegun Obasanjo

Obasanjo says Before he die Lagos must become…

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, highlighted some of the reasons why all Nigerian leaders after his administration were unable to increase power generation from where he left it 10 years ago. He also said Lagos…

ECOWAS Heads

ECOWAS Heads Of Immigration Meet In Abuja

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) is currently hosting Heads of ECOWAS Immigration, in the nation’s capital, Abuja. The aim of the meeting is to review the irregularities in the system as well as improve data…

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo Orders Service Chiefs Back To Maiduguri

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has asked the Service Chiefs to move back to the command centre in Borno State. This follows the resurgence of violence in the northeast with pockets of attacks recorded mostly in Maiduguri, the…

Nigeria senate

Senate Pass Bill To Limit EFCC Powers

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) may be stripped of its powers to investigate financial crime offenders if the President eventually gives his assents to the amendment of the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Agency (NFIA)…

Buhari receives governors in London

Buhari receives governors in London

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday received seven state governors who travelled to visit him in London. He is seen exchanging pleasantries with Governor of Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari, Dave Umahi, Ebonyi, Udom Emmanuel, Akwa Ibom,…

Etisalat

NCC says intervening in Etisalat issue to attract…

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says resolving the Etisalat debt issue is an incentive to attract the two billion dollars Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) expected from Mubadala of United Arab Emirates (UAE). Prof. Umar Danbatta,…