Buhari to world leaders: Reject coups in West Africa

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday tasked the international community to stand up against the recent trend of power hijack by the military in some African countries. President Buhari, who spoke at the 76th Session of the United Nations’ General Assembly in New York, the United States of America (USA), warned that rising cases of coup in […]

25 bandits kidnapped Kaduna Baptist students, say suspects, blame desperation

Operatives of the Police Special Tactical Squad have arrested three of the suspected abductors of students of the Bethel Baptist High School in Kaduna State. The suspects, Adamu Bello, Isiaku Lawal and Muazu Abubakar, who were paraded by the Force spokesman, Frank Mba, in Abuja on Thursday, were part of the 25 gang members who […]

Calling Nigeria giant of Africa deceptive – Sanusi

A former Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi ll, says Nigeria should stop deceiving itself with the appellation ‘Giant of Africa,’ saying the country is way behind many other African countries in developmental indices. He also asserted that with the rate at which neighbouring Ghana was attracting industries, “Ghanaian President has become the leading President in […]

Massive Protest Rocks Bayelsa Over Killing Of Youth Leader

Youths from the Epie and Atissa Kingdoms in the Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State on Saturday stormed major roads to protest the killing of a youth from the Biogbolo-Epie community. It was gathered that the victim, Goodluck Oviekeme Izigwe, reportedly died in the custody of police. Protesting the death of Izigwe, the youths […]

UN Secretary General Applauds Buhari For Bringing Peace, Stability To West Africa

The Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN), Antonio Guterres has praised President Muhammadu Buhari for bringing Stability to West Africa. Guterres showed his appreciation in the 76th session of the United Nation taking place in Newyork. The secretary-general said that West Africa was known for being an ocean of stability and good governance though recent […]

Hushpuppi: Abba Kyari Running From Justice – FBI

United States prosecutors have accused disgraced and suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Abba Kyari, of evading justice. Officials who are prosecuting the super-cop on behalf of the Federal Bereau of Investigation (FBI) said they would proceed with the trial of three other co-conspirators in the international wire fraud and money laundering case that will […]

‘Reno Omokri Was Paid $10 Million To Harass, Disgrace President Buhari’

The former New Media aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri, has been accused of collecting money to stage a protest against President Muhammadu Buhari. President Buhari’s appearance at the United Nations General Assembly, UNGA, was met by massive protests by different groups. In a statement to newsmen on Friday in Lagos on Friday, the […]

Five Million Households To Get Electricity By 2030 – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria is working on an ambitious energy plan towards reducing the energy shortcomings by year 2030. President’s spokesman, Femi Adesina, in a statement late Friday evening, said that Buhari spoke in line with Nigeria’s role as a Global Theme Champion for the Energy Transition, theme of the High-Level Dialogue on Energy […]

Nigeria Still An Investor’s Dream Despite Challenges – Interior Minister, Aregbesola

Minister of interior, Rauf Aregbesola has maintained that Nigeria remains a choice location for investors despite the challenges facing the developing country. This was made known on Friday by the interior minister while delivering an address at the sixth edition of the Kaduna economic and investment summit tagged ‘KADINVEST 6.0’. The two-day summit began on […]

Boko Haram: Buhari thanks US for support in combating terrorists

President Muhammadu Buhari has said the support of the United States of America has made a great difference in Nigeria’s efforts to stamp out terrorism within its borders. Buhari stated this during a meeting with Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Permanent Representative of America to the United Nations, in New York on Friday, indicating that America’s support […]