Bala-Usman Suspended Till Panel Concludes Investigations – FG

President Muhammadu Buhari-led government on Tuesday said the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala-Usman, remain suspended from office until the outcome of the investigation being done by the panel. The Federal Government on Monday inaugurated the panel of enquiry on the management of the NPA and ordered the panel to investigate policies […]

Boko Haram members distribute Ramadan packages and cash to residents of Borno and Yobe state (photos)

Suspected members of the Islamic State-backed faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), formerly known as Jam?’at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da’wah wa’l-Jih?d have reportedly distributed Ramadan welfare packages to some residents of Borno and Yobe states. Sahara Reporters reports that the package distributed by the insurgents included rice, beans, millet, maize, sugar, […]

Anthony Joshua vs Tyson Fury fight date and venue revealed

The date and venue of the mouthwatering heavyweight fight between Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury has been revealed. Speaking to Sky Sports on Tuesday, May 11, Anthony Joshua’s promoter, Eddie Hearn announced that the fight will take place in Saudi Arabia on August 7 or 14. The British superstars will clash for all four heavyweight […]

Pastor Adeboye’s son, Dare, laid to rest (photos)

The remains of Pastor Dare Adeboye, son of the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor E.A Adeboye, has been laid to rest. His funeral service was held at the Youth Centre, Redemption Camp, along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway on Tuesday May 11. The presiding Bishop of the Living Faith Church Worldwide aka […]

75 percent of Nigerians not happy with state of things -Senator Okorocha

Former Imo state governor and Senator representing Imo West, Rochas Okorocha, is of the opinion that more than 75 percent of Nigerians are not happy with the present situation of things in the country. Okorocha said this while hosting a group of physically challenged persons who visited him at his Unity House office in Abuja. […]

Four men arrested for allegedly kidnapping 13-year-old girl

Four members of a kidnap syndicate, have been arrested by operatives of Ogun state police command, for allegedly kidnapping a 13 yrs old girl in Onipanu area of Ado odo ota local government area of the state. A statement released by DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, says the four suspects, John Nelson, 21yrs, Adeleke Ayotunde 29yrs, Adekunle […]

Southern Governors Ask Buhari To Address Nigerians, Ban Open Grazing

The governors in 17 states of the southern part of Nigeria have asked President Muhammadu Buhari to address Nigerians on the challenges of insecurity rocking the nation. The governors made this known in a 12-point communique read by its Chairman, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State at the end of its four hours meeting held in […]

We Know Where Kidnappers, Bandits Are, But… – FG

Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the federal government knows the location of bandits but they are being careful to avoid civilian casualties. Speaking on Tuesday during a press briefing in Lagos, the minister assured Nigerians that the Federal Government is handling the problem of insecurity in the country. He […]