Kanu, IPOB Leader To Work Against Buhari’s Reelection, Says Fani-Kayode

Self-exiled leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, will work to remove President Muhammadu Buhari come 2019, one of his associates, Femi Fani-Kayode, has said. According to Premium Times an online medium, Mr Fani-Kayode, a former minister and vocal critic of Mr Buhari, said this in a tweet on his Twitter handle […]

Executive Order 6 And Ban Of 50 Nigerians

The Federal Government last week banned 50 persons from travelling abroad over alleged corruption cases. The ban was said to have followed a directive by President Muhammadu Buhari on the full implementation of Executive Order 6. The ban was announced through a statement issued by Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on Media and […]

Human Parts Possession: Lawmakers Want Trial Of Suspects In Ilorin

Kwara House of Assembly has called on the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, to transfer the case of suspects arrested with human parts to the state for trial. Chairman of the Assembly’s Committee on Information and Culture, Alhaji AbdulRahman AbdulRafiu, said since the suspects were arrested in Ilorin and they should be tried under […]

Deeper Life Is Not Political – Araromi

The Deeper Christian Life Ministry has warned followers against dragging the church into politics, saying it remains purely a faith-based organization. Pastor Toyin Araromi, the State Overseer of the Deeper Life in Niger, on Sunday said the church is not a political organization and it does not involve itself in politics. The cleric was answering […]

Atiku Will Give SGF Slot To South West’ – Daniel

Chief Gbenga Daniel, Director General, Atiku Abubakar Campaign Organisation, says the position of Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) will go to the South West, if Atiku wins the presidency. Daniel, a former governor of Ogun, made the declaration in an interactive session with newsmen on Sunday in Lagos. The News Agency of […]

Flood Sacks Ex-President Jonathan Off His Community, In Bayelsa

Flood has taken over parts of Otuoke Community, hometown of former President Goodluck Jonathan in Bayelsa. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Otuoke is located in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa and one of the communities mostly affected by flood disasters. Some residents of the community now use canoes to assess their […]

11 Killed, Thousands Displaced By Yemen Tropical Storm

Eleven people have been killed since Sunday by fierce tropical storms in Yemen’s eastern Mahra province, a local official said, reports Anadolu Agency, according to Middleseastmonitor.com reports. Azzan al-Qumeiri, a member of the local emergency committee, said three bodies were recovered on Saturday as they had been washed away by floods in different places in […]

FULL LIST: EFCC’s Eleven Charges Against Fayose

As the immediate past Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, remains in EFCC custody, a list of his charges has surfaced. Here are the eleven allegations against the ex-governor. COUNT 1 That you MR. AYODELE FAYOSE and MR. ABIODUN AGBELE (now facing another charge) on or about 17th June, 2014 in Lagos, within the jurisdiction of […]

Ex-CJN Idris Kutigi Dies In London At 78

Former Chief Justice of Nigeria Idris Kutigi died in a London hospital on Sunday after a brief illness, his eldest son, Sani Kutigi has confirmed. Kutigi confirmed the death in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria ( NAN) in Minna on Sunday. “We are making arrangements to transport our father back for […]