Police parade five bandit collaborators and others (photos)

26 suspects arrested for various offences have been paraded by the Nigerian Police Force at its Intelligence Response Team (IRT) office in Abuja. Among those paraded are four females and a male who allegedly collaborated with a notorious bandit operating in a forest in Kaduna State. Police parade five bandit collaborators and others The Force […]

Customs intercept smuggled hard drugs with fake NAFDAC number in Katsina

Hard drugs worth N6.1 million and with a fake National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control registration number, have been intercepted by the Nigeria Customs Service, Strike Force Zone B. The strike force’s coordinator, Oseni Olorukooba disclosed that the drugs were intercepted by the Force operatives in Malumfashi and Jibia Local Government Areas […]

Buhari is retiring to Kaduna – Governor El-Rufai

Governor Nasir el-Rufai has said that President Muhammadu Buhari will be retiring to Kaduna state at the end of his tenure in 2023. El-Rufai said this while briefing State House Correspondents after a meeting with the Nigerian leader on Tuesday December 21. He also noted that President Buhari has spent most of his life in […]

COVID-19 is real and not politically arranged – Kumuyi

General Superintendent of the Deeper Christian Life Ministry, William Kumuyi has affirmed that COVID-19 is real. Speaking at a media briefing on a six-day crusade organised by the church on Tuesday December 21, the preacher recalled how a pastor of the church became infected with the virus and had to go into isolation. Kumuyi also […]

NYSC Backs Army On Detention Of Female Soldier Who Accepted Corper’s Proposal

The National Youth Service Corps has backed the Nigerian army on detention of female soldier, Army Private Hannah Sofiat, after she accepted a marriage proposal from her corps member lover, at the NYSC orientation camp in Yikpata, Kwara State, Newspremises reports. Addressing a press conference on Tuesday December 21, Director-General of the NYSC, Brig.-Gen. Ibrahim […]

Army, Navy, Air Force Promote 235 Generals, Rear Admirals, AVM, Others

From Molly Kilete, Abuja The Nigerian Armed Forces have announced the promotion of 235 officers to the ranks of one and two stars generals. The promotions were released late Tuesday night after the sitting of the Army Council, Navy a council and the Air Council respectively held at the ship house ministry of Defence with […]

Electoral Bill: Senators Dissolve Into Closed-door Session

SENATORS have dissolved into a closed-door session to deliberate on the letter of President Muhammadu Buhari and take a position on the withholding of assent to the 2021 Electoral Act Amendment bill. Soon after the Senate resumed plenary Wednesday, the President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan at 10.36 called for an Executive session. Apparently […]

BREAKING: FG declares public holidays for Christmas, New Year celebrations

The Federal Government on Wednesday, declared Monday 27th, Tuesday 28th December 2021 and Monday, 3rd January 2022, as public holidays to mark the 2021 Christmas, Boxing Day and New Year Day celebrations. The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, disclosed the development in a statement issued on Wednesday by the Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Dr […]