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Scaremongering, incitement as Yoruba patriotism

By Wale Adedayo* It appears there is an ongoing effort to set the South-West on fire, by politicians, who feel they have no stake in...

India offers Nigeria $100 million loan for rural internet

Nigeria’s aspiration for universal internet coverage has received a boost with the materialisation of a $100 million loan from the Government of India. The facility,...

Presidential tussle: PDP, Atiku miss chance to present 400 witnesses in...

The chance of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar in the Feb.23 presidential election to present 400 witnesses listed in...

Nigeria demands thorough investigation into the murder of Ndubuisi

The Nigerian Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) on Wednesday demanded a thorough investigation into alleged murder of Mrs Elizabeth Ndubuisi-Chukwu, the Deputy Director-General of Chartered Insurance...

APC to review petitions against indirect governorship primaries in Kogi State

The All Progressives Congress (APC) says  it will review petitions from some stakeholders in Kogi State in reaction to Indirect Primaries adopted for the...

PDP congratulates Super Eagles 2-1 victory over South Africa

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated Nigerians on the Super Eagles 2-1 “decisive triumph” over the Bafana Bafana of South Africa in the...

Leave Pastor Adeboye alone, direct your protest to Federal Govt, CAN...

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has urged secular musicians who protested to the General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch...

Ijegun pipeline explosion: Sanwo-Olu visits victims at Trauma, Burns Centre, promises...

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Wednesday promised that his administration would give all needed support to victims of the ljegun pipeline fire...

Stop aiding kidnappers, ritualists, Oyetola warns Osun State motorcylists

Osun State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola, has cautioned motorcyclists against aiding kidnappers and ritualists in the state. Oyetola said this while addressing members of amalgamated body...

Teenager in court for hacking into Wema Bank account to steal...

A teenager, Nonso Okereke, was on Wednesday brought before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly hacking into a Wema Bank  account and...

Ijesha Monarch urges Oyetola to ban illegal minning in Osun State

Oba Adekunle Aromolaran, the Paramount ruler of Ijesaland in Osun State, has urged Gov. Adegboyega Oyetola to ban illegal mining activities in Ijesaland and...

Police kill two Shiites, as members injure policemen during protests in...

ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigeria's National Assembly was on lockdown on Tuesday after shots were fired outside during clashes between police and a group of...

Police arrest 100 suspected cultists in Lagos, recover sophisticated arms

The Commissioner, Lagos State Police Command, Zubairu Muazu, on Tuesday disclosed that his men have arrested 100 suspected cultists and recovered sophisticated weapons between...

Welfare of Teachers should take centre stage in reviving education –...

By Ismaila Chafe President Muhammadu Buhari says reviving the educational sector with renewed focus on teaching valuable lessons like integrity in schools, will require giving...

Odegbami votes for Super Eagles against South Africa in quarter final

By Ige Adekunle Segun Odegbami, an ex- international, has expressed optimism that the Super Eagles of Nigeria will win the quarter final match against the...

Zamfara ALGON accuses State Govt of denying local govts funds

By Abubakar Ahmed The Zamfara State chapter of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) has accused the State Government of denying Local Governments...

Victim of Ijegun explosion thanks Lagos State Govt for treatment

By Lydia Ngwakwe Mr. Omoshalewa Taiwo, one of the 22 victims of the Ijegun pipeline explosion in Lagos, has expressed gratitude to the state government...

Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, urges FG to investigate death of...

By Fortune Abang Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, on Monday urged the Federal Government to investigate the alleged murder of Mrs Obianuju Ndubuisi-Chukwu’s in Johannesburg. Mr...

JAMB to reconfirm biometrics of all UTME candidates

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has resolved to reconfirm biometrics of all candidates that sat for its Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The...

Start organising yourselves ahead 2023 elections, Soyinka urges Nigerian youth

By Lucy Osuizigbo Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, on Sunday urged the youth to start organising themselves for leadership positions before the 2023 general elections. Soyinka...

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