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What I’ll Do To Boko Haram If Elected President – Atiku Speaks Out

Speaking while addressing PDP supporters in Borno at the Forshams Hall in Maiduguri, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar on Tuesday, vowed and promised to end the lingering Boko Haram crisis and other criminal activities such as the herdsmen/farmers clashes within shortest possible time if elected as President of Federal Republic of Nigeria

Ekiti Election: INEC Dares Olusola To Head For Court

Ekiti State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in last Saturday’s election has got a reply to his threat to challenge the result in court, The Nation has reported. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said Prof. Kolapo Olusola–Eleka should go to election tribunal if he is not satisfied with the outcome

Spray Naira Notes And Go To Jail – CBN Issues Stern Warning To Nigerians

The Central Bank of Nigeria says it is a crime to spray, sell or mutilate naira notes, TheCable reports. Speaking in Ibadan on Saturday, Priscilla Eleje, acting director, currency operations department at the apex bank, said the offence is punishable by six months imprisonment or N50,000 fine. Eleje was represented at the

Gas Explosion Kills Three Children And Injures Two In Jigawa

No fewer than three children have died in Sara Village in Gwaram LGA of Jigawa, following a cooking gas cylinder explosion. The Spokesman for the Jigawa Police Command, Assistant Superintendent of Police Abdu Jinjiri, who confirmed the incident, added that two others were injured by the explosion. Jinijiri spoke with the News

We’ll Miss Fayose – Nigerian Governors

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has congratulated Dr. Kayode Fayemi on what they described as a “resounding victory” in last Saturday’s election; to become the governor of Ekiti State once again. The Independent Electoral Commission (INEC), announced that Fayemi, of the All Progressives Congress, polled 197,459, to defeat the People’s Democratic

Ekiti Victory Is Testimony Of APC’s Popularity Ahead Of 2019 – Rep

A member of the House of Representatives, Husain Kangiwa, says the All Progressives Congress, APC, victory in Saturday’s Ekiti governorship election is a testimony of the party’s popularity in the country. Mr Kangiwa, who represent Arewa/Dandi Federal constituency, Kebbi, said this in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria in Birinin-Kebbi

Reasons Why Tiwa Savage Shunned Wizkid’s Birthday

Whether for fear or she was just being careful, African number one bad girl Tiwa Savage completely ignored her bestie’s birthday yesterday and ended the day without a single greeting to the father of three. Despite anticipation from fans of the two best friends, Tiwa Savage failed to oblige Nigerians as

Dropout Law Student Arrested For Fraud

A 27-year-old university dropout, Destiny Otubambo, has been arrested by the police in Lagos for alleged theft and obtaining by false pretences, TheNation reports. Otubambo, the police said, obtained a phone from a dealer at Ikota Shopping Complex Lekki, Ajah, on May 24 by generating false bank alert. The suspect said to

APC Summons Governor Ortom To Abuja

The Deputy National Chairman (North), Sen. Lawal Shu’aibu has  summoned Governor Samuel Ortom and Senator George Akume, the two main actors in the tussle for leadership of the Benue chapter of the  All Progressives Congress ( APC ), for a meeting in Abuja.. The meeting was called following  an announcement  by

Contending Factors: Why PDP Lost Ekiti To APC

The 2018 Ekiti state gubernatorial election has come and gone. Indeed, the nascent democracy of Nigeria is flourishing. Our burgeoning democratic journey is growing without doubt. The event in Ekiti state has made thinkers, observers and watchers of politics, both at local, translocal, national and international levels to begin to ask

International Criminal Court Invites President Buhari

International Criminal court, ICC, on Monday invited President Muhammadu Buhari to address it and share his thoughts on impunity, war crimes, crimes against humanity, cases of genocide and possible ways to prevent them. In a statement disclosed in Abuja by the special Adviser to Mr President, Femi Adesina said that Buhari

Dasuki set to regain freedom as judge signs bail order

The former National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki (rtd) will regain his freedom any time soon as a Federal High Court Judge, Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu has signed his bail application. Last week that Dasuki’s sureties had met the requirements for the bail bond. Dansuki has been in detention of the Department

Hoodlums Attack Journalists As Osun APC Suspends Chairman, Secretary

The political atmosphere of Osun State became charged on Monday as hoodlums attacked journalists in Osogbo, the state capital. The invaders stormed a venue where 11 out of the 16 members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) State Working Committee were addressing reporters. The hoodlums suspected to be working for some APC

Buhari Orders Immediate Repatriation of Nigerians Stranded In Russia

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the immediate repatriation of Nigerians stranded in Russia. The President ordered the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama and the Minister of State, Aviation, Hadi Sirika to commence the process of repatriating Nigerians who travelled to Russia for the 2018 FIFA World Cup but got stranded

Flood Wreaks Havoc In Katsina, Kills At Least 45

No fewer than 45 persons have been reported killed after a downpour wreaked havoc in 10 communities in Jibia Local Government Area of Katsina State. More than 1,000 houses were also destroyed with over 250 livestock confirmed killed in the heavy rain which started around 11:00 pm on Sunday and lasted


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