HOW BUHARI RELEASED BOKO HARAM KINGPIN, HUSSAINI MAITANGARAN

...He was the Kano mosque attacker that killed thousands of worshipers Facts have emerged as to how the State Security Service (SSS) struck prisoner...

PASTOR ADEBOYE CALLS FOR A HALT TO KILLINGS IN BENUE, NIGERIA

Enoch Adeboye, The General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, has called for a halt to the mindless killings in Benue state...

PRESIDENCY, APC GOVERNORS TO DECIDE ON PARTY NATIONAL CHAIRMAN, OYEGUN

The Presidency and governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) are seeking for what must be done with John Odigie-Oyegun, the party’s national chairman. The...

GEORGE WEAH SWORN IN AS LIBERIAN PRESIDENT, VOWS TO END CORRUPTION

George Weah, the former international soccer star who won the presidency of Liberia last month, promised a crackdown on endemic corruption as he was...

BOKO HARAM VIDEO PURPORTS TO SHOW SOME KIDNAPPED CHIBOK GIRLS

The militant Islamist group Boko Haram released a video on Monday which purported to show some of the girls kidnapped from the Nigerian town...

NIGERIA SUMMONS U.S. AMBASSADOR OVER TRUMP COMMENTS -ONYEAMA

Nigeria’s government on Monday summoned the United States ambassador to explain reported remarks by U.S. President Donald Trump that some immigrants from Africa and...

I HAVE NO BUSINESS WITH CATTLE BREEDERS, ATIKU REPLIES UNONGO

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has dismissed allegations linking him as the chief financier of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN). A statement...

HOW FG PLANS TO EXPLOIT POTENTIALS IN SCIENCE/ TECHNOLOGY TO BOOST ECONOMY

Ogbonnaya Onu,Minister of Science and technology, Friday at the 15th meeting of the National Council of Science and technology in Benin City, said apart...

NIGERIA NGOS SLAM CIVIL SOCIETY BILL AS GRAVE THREAT TO FREEDOMS

A bill proposed by Nigerian lawmakers to regulate non-governmental organisations (NGOs) threatens freedoms by handing the government sweeping powers over civil society, an array...

COURT DROPS 15 ASSET DECLARATION CHARGES AGAINST SENATE PRESIDENT

The court of appeal on Tuesday dismissed 15 charges against the Senate president related to an alleged false declaration of assets, but it upheld...