I’m Not Afraid Of Death At My Age – Olusegun Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has declared that he would continue to raise alarm when things are not properly done in the country. This declaration was made by the former head of state and President at a two-day interactive session of the Presidential Youth Mentorship Retreat held at the Youth Development Centre in Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential […]

Bill To Regulate Social Media Passes Second Reading At Senate

A bill to regulate the use of Social Media as well as curb fake news on the internet has passed second reading at the Senate. The bill, ‘Protection from Internet Falsehood and Manipulations Bill, 2019,’ sponsored by Mohammed Musa was introduced in the Senate two weeks ago. This comes a few years after a similar […]

Ex-Banker Rowley Isioro And Wife Jailed For Money Laundering In Lagos

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arraigned a couple on Tuesday, November 18th for money laundering offences. The couple identified as Ovuomarhoni Naomi Isioro and her husband, Rowley Isioro, a former Assistant General Manager with one of the first generation banks sent to a correctional centre in Lagos until 10 December, when the […]

Senator Abe Reacts As PDP Loses Bayelsa To APC

He called on the opposition candidates to join hands with the Governor-elect to put Bayelsa State on the path of success. Senator Magnus Ngei Abe, the immediate-past representative of Rivers South-East Senatorial District at the National Assembly has congratulated Bayelsa State Governor-Elect, Chief David Lyon, on his landslide victory at the just concluded governorship election […]

Ibadan ‘Obas’ Might Be Asked To Surrender Crowns

The 21 Obas who emerged through the review of the Olubadan Chieftaincy Declaration may surrender their crowns based on a new court judgment that sets aside the gazettes that backed their elevation. The 21 Obas who emerged through the review of the Olubadan Chieftaincy Declaration may surrender their crowns based on a new court judgment […]

I Offered To Drive Sowore Out Of DSS HQ But Was Turned Down – Falana Opens Up

Popular lawyer, Omoyele Sowore has revealed that he offered to drive out Sowore from the DSS headquarters but was turned down. A report by SaharaReporters has shown that Nigerian rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has said that operatives of the Department of State Services turned down his request to drive out detained pro-democracy campaigner and […]

#Kogi Election was free, Fair, credible despite violence – Yahaya Bello insists

The Kogi State Governor-Elect, Yahaya Bello, has insisted that the just concluded election in his state was free, fair and credible. Bello said there was a level playing field for all political actors during the just concluded election in the state. Featuring on Channels Television breakfast programme, Sunrise Today, the governor-elect said despite the “pocket’ […]

Bomb found behind a school in Awka, Anambra State (Photos)

A yet-to-be detonated explosive device probably from the civil war, was found few days ago at Adabebe village Amawbia in Awka South local government, Anambra state by some workers who were constructing a building. According to the man in the pictures, he found the device while digging the foundation of the said building. At first […]

Number of Nigerian students in US rises to 13,423 – New Report

The number of students from Nigeria currently studying in the United States increased to 13,423 in the 2018/2019 academic session, a new report has said. The number of international students in the US set an all‐time high in the 2018/19 academic year, the fourth consecutive year with more than one million international students, according to […]