Tinubu Condoles With Reps Over Member’s Death

President Bola Tinubu on Wednesday condoled with the leadership and members of the House of Representatives over the tragic death of Honourable Abdulkadir Jelani Danbuga. Danbuga, the lawmaker representing the Isa/Sabon Birni federal constituency of Sokoto State, died in the early hours of Wednesday following a brief illness and has since been buried in accordance […]

Rhodes-Vivour Challenges Tribunal Verdict On Sanwo-Olu

The governorship candidate of the Labour Party in Lagos State, Gbadebo-Rhodes Vivour (GRV) has filed his Notice of Appeal before the Court of Appeal, Lagos challenging the decision of the State Governorship Tribunal which upheld the return of Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu. The notice of appeal, which was settled by one of his lawyers, Olagbade Benson […]

Tinubu, Ganduje, Flag Off APC’s Governorship Campaign In Imo

Vice-President Kashim Shettima and the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Abdullahi Ganduje, stormed Owerri on Wednesday to flag-off the campaign for Gov. Hope Uzodimma’s re-election bid. Shettima represented President Bola Tinubu at the occasion. Addressing the rally, Shettima said Nigerians of Southeast extraction could not afford to play independently in Nigeria’s […]

Senate Yet To Receive Official Briefing On N-Power Suspension

Sen. Kaka Shehu, the Chairman, Senate Committee on Special Duties, says that the senate has yet to receive any briefing from the Federal Government on the suspension of N-Power Programme. Kaka who represented Borno South at the National Assembly, said this at the inaugural meeting of the committee on Wednesday in Abuja. The federal government […]

APC Replies Peter Obi, Says Tinubu Needs No Reintroduction

 President Bola Tinubu does not have identity problem and does not require re-introduction, the All Progressives Congress (APC) declared in Abuja on Wednesday. It was reacting to an insinuation made earlier on Wednesday by Mr Peter Obi, Labour Party’s (LP) presidential candidate at the 2023 election at a news conference he addressed. Obi focused on […]

President Tinubu Appoints New CEO For NCC, NITDA,NIPOST, Others

President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of new and returning Chief Executives to fresh terms in office across multiple agencies under the Federal Ministry of Communications, Innovation, and Digital Economy: (1) EVC / CEO, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) — Aminu Maida (2) MD / CEO, Nigerian Communications Satellite Limited (NIGCOMSAT) — Nkechi Egerton-Idehen (3) […]

Will Smith and I Are Separated – Jada

American actress, Jada Pinkett Smith, has revealed that she and husband Will Smith have secretly been separated for the last seven years. She made the revelation in an interview with People magazine. The celebrity couple, who tied the knot in 1997, are still trying to ‘figure out’ what the future of their marriage looks like. […]

No Soldier Is Complete Without Killing Boko Haram Terrorists – CDS

The Chief of Defence Staff, General Christopher Musa, has urged troops of the Nigerian Army to get rid of terrorists as the nation mops up insurgency operations in the North-East. Addressing troops of Operation Hadin Kai at the Maimalari cantonment in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital on Tuesday, the CDS ordered troops to find and […]

PDP Accuses INEC Of Vote Allocation In Nasarawa Election

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Wednesday, alleged that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) allocated votes to Gov. Abdullahi Sule of the All Progressives Congress (APC) during the 2023 governorship election in Nasarawa state. In a statement by Alhaji Ibrahim Hamza, PDP spokesperson in the state, said INEC owed the citizens of Nasarawa clarifications […]

London’s Luton Airport Closed As Fire Rips Through Car Park

All flights have been suspended in London’s Luton Airport following the breakout of a “significant” fire in the airport’s Terminal 2 parking lot, the airport said in a statement on Wednesday. The airport said it would be closed until at least 3 p.m. local time, with passengers advised not to travel to the airport. “Emergency […]

No Evidence Tinubu Forged College Record – BBC

There is no evidence that the diploma Nigeria’s President Bola Ahmed Tinubu submitted to the country’s electoral commission was forged, the BBC’s Global Disinformation Team has found. Read the full report below: Allegations that President Tinubu’s certificates were faked went viral on social media following the release by Chicago State University (CSU) of his academic […]

VIDEO: “Tell Us Your True Identity’ – Obi Challenges Tinubu 

The Presidential candidate of the Labour Party in the 2023 general elections, Peter Obi, has called on President Bola Tinubu to reintroduce himself to Nigerians. He is speaking in light of what has transpired recently where a US court ordered the Chicago State University (CSU) to release the President’s academic records at the request of […]

5.4m Voters To Decide Bayelsa, Imo, Kogi Gov’ship Polls – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said a total of 5,409,438 registered voters comprising 1,056-862 in Bayelsa State; 2,419,922 in Imo State; and 1,932,654 in Kogi State, will determine the outcome of the November 11 governorship elections in the three states. The National Commissioner and Chairman Information and Voter Education Committee of INEC, Mr […]

Nigeria Lost N2.3 Trillion To Crude Oil Theft In 2023 – Senate 

The Nigerian Senate has revealed that the country has lost N2.3 trillion to the menace of crude oil theft so far in 2023. Senator Ned Nwoko disclosed this information on October 10, emphasizing that existing statistical data indicates that pipeline vandalism and oil bunkering have led to a significant socio-economic crisis in Nigeria. He further […]

Osun Govt Reviews Curfew Imposed On Two LGAs

The Osun State Government has reviewed the curfew imposed on the warring Ifon and Orolu communities  “Sequel to the near state of total peace and harmony being envisioned by his administration in both Ifon and Orolu communities in the wake of the recent communal clashes, Osun state governor, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has directed that the […]

Lagos Govt Apprehends 200 Unregistered, Unpainted Vehicles In 48 Hours

The Lagos State Government says it has commenced crackdown on unregistered and unpainted vehicles operating within the state, The Special Adviser to the Governor on Transportation, Mr Sola Giwa, who made this known on Tuesday in Lagos, said the crackdown was to enhance road safety, security and regulate the transportation sector. Giwa said that the […]

APC Vows To Appeal Judgment On Sylva

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) says it will appeal the Court judgment against its Bayelsa Governorship candidate, Mr Timipreye Sylva. Dr Abdullahi Ganduje, APC National Chairman, disclosed this while briefing State House Correspondents on Tuesday in Abuja. He described the judgment as unfortunate, noting however that it was actually democracy in action. ‘’Well, it’s […]

APC To Launch Bayelsa Guber Campaign On Saturday

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has affirmed its determination to proceed with the campaign launch scheduled for October 14, leading up to the Bayelsa governorship election on November 11, despite the disqualification of its candidate, Chief Timipre Sylva. Mr. Felix Morka, the National Publicity Secretary of the APC, made this announcement in a statement released […]

Army Court Sends General to Prison, Orders Refund of Stolen N3bn 

The Nigerian Army Special Court Martial on Tuesday, convicted a former Group Managing Director of Nigerian Army Properties Limited (NAPL), Maj.-Gen. Umaru Mohammed to seven years imprisonment. The court also ordered the convicted senior officer to refund 2.17 million dollars and N1.06 billion being amount of monies he stole, back to  the company’s coffers. Pronouncing […]