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Iran Accuses Detained French Couple Of Undermining Security

Iran on Wednesday accused a French couple detained in May while on a holiday of allegedly “undermining the security” of the country, the judicial authority said. Fren...

ARDA Mourns Late Mohammad Barkindo, Describes Him As Global Energy Icon

The African Refiners and Distributors Association (ARDA) has described as shocking the passing away of the secretary-general of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Co...

Man To Die By Hanging For Culpable Homicide In Kebbi

A High Court in Birnin Kebbi on Wednesday, sentenced a Nigerien, Sulaman Idris, 25, to death by hanging, for culpable homicide. The State Counsel charged Suleiman with tw...

EPL: Arsenal Confirms Deal For Foran

Taylor Foran, a defender, has officially signed his first professional contract with Arsenal, the club has announced. This was revealed by The Gunners on Tuesday in a sta...

2023: I Have Not Picked Senator Datti As My Running Mate — Peter Obi

Peter Obi, the Labour Party presidential candidate, has debunked reports that he has picked his running mate for the 2023 general election as Senator Yusuf Datti Baba-Ahm...

EFCC Arrests 18 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Abuja

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested 18 suspected internet fraudsters in Abuja. The suspects were identified as ThankGod Oche, ...

2023: Fuel Subsidy A Scam, I Will Remove It – Peter Obi

The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, Peter Obi, has said he will not hesitate to remove oil subsidy if elected as president. Speaking when he featured on ...

Court Grants Sen. Rochas Okorocha Permission To Travel To UK For Medical Attention

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday granted permission to former Imo State Governor, Anayo Rochas Okorocha to travel to the United Kingdom for medical attention. J...

2023: Reason I Visited Gov Wike – Peter Obi

Peter Obi, the Labour Party’s (LP) presidential candidate, has claimed that his visit to Rivers State earlier last month wasn’t part of a gang-up. Obi was one of the ...

Senator Talba Dumps APC For PDP

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has again lost another bigwig, Adamu Garba Talba, to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Yobe state. Talba, a form...

"Peter Obi Is The Man Of The Moment" – Labour Party Chairman Asks Kwankwaso To Take The Vice Presidency

Julius Abure, the National Chairman of Labour Party has stated that it is in the interest of the presidential candidate of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP), Rabiu Kwa...

Putin Declares Victory In Eastern Ukraine Region Of Luhansk

Barely a day after Ukrainian forces withdrew from their last remaining stronghold of resistance in the eastern Ukrainian region of Luhansk, the President of Russia, Vladi...

Igbos Will Not Vote For You If… Ohanaeze Tells Atiku

Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide, OYC, has threatened to vote against the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar if he drops...

Lai Mohammed Speaks On Petrol Subsidy Removal

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has revealed why he is against the removal of petrol subsidy in Nigeria Lai Mohammed, said the removal of petrol subsid...

Christian Eriksen Agrees To Join Man United On Three-Year Deal

Danish midfielder Christian Eriksen has verbally agreed to join Manchester United as a free agent. Eriksen has been weighing up offers from United and Brentford – where...

Why I Choose To Join Man City - Kalvin Phillips

Manchester City's new signing, Kalvin Phillips has disclosed that he decided to join City due to their attractive style of football. Recall that the former Leeds United m...

Pope Francis Reacts To Cancer And Retirement Rumours

Pope Francis, leader of Roman Catholic has refuted reports that he plans to resign in the near future, saying he is on track to visit Canada this month and hopes to be ab...

Another Catholic Priest, Fr Emmanuel Silas, Kidnapped In Kaduna

Bandits on Monday abducted a catholic priest, Father Emmanuel Silas of the St. Charles Catholic Church, Zambina, in Kauru Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The repor...

“Blessed Are The Peacemakers” – Dele Momodu Reacts To FFK’s Reconciliation With Precious Chikwendu

Dele Momodu, the publisher of Standing Ovation magazine, offers his opinion on FFK’s reunification with Precious Chikwendu, his ex-wife. This comes after the separated ...

Bayern Munich Plot €120m Bid For Osimhen

Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich are targeting a €120m move for Napoli forward Victor Osimhen. The Bavarians will look to bring in a new striker, with their talismani...

2023: Atiku Will Repair Nigeria, Damaged By APC - PDP

The National Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Samuel Anyanwu, on Saturday said that his party would form government at the centre in 2023. At a town hall meetin...

UCH Patients To Pay N1,000 Each For Electricity Daily

Patients at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, will now have to pay N1,000 electricity charges daily, due to the high cost of electricity tariffs and diesel. ...

Court Stops Kano Outgoing Governor, Ganduje’s N10bn Borrowing Plan For CCTV Project

The Federal High Court in Kano has stopped Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje administration’s request from borrowing N10billion for the installation of Closed-Circuit Tel...

2023: Please, Vote For APC No Matter How Angry You Are - Amaechi

Rotimi Amaechi, former minister of transportation, has urged his supporters to vote for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 polls. He said this on Saturday wh...

2023: There Is No Division In PDP, Atiku Speaks From Dubai

Despite the infighting in the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) ahead of the 2023 general elections, the party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar on Sunday insist...

This Is Not Peter Obi's Son - Okupe Reacts

  The Director-General of the Peter Obi Presidential Campaign Organisation, Dr. Doyin Okupe, has reacted to a photograph circulating on social media said to be that of t...

Labour Party In Contact With El-Zakzaky, Says Kaduna Guber Candidate

Kaduna governorship candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Mr Shunom Adinga has disclosed the party have established contact with the leader of the Islamic Movement in Niger...

I Never Asked Christians To Buy Guns — Pastor Adeboye

PASTOR Enoch Adeboye, the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), says he never asked Christians to buy guns for self-protection.  The renowned ...

CAF Announces Kick Off Date For African Super League

The President of the Confederation of African Football, Patrice Motsepe, has announced that the confederation’s Executive Committee has resolved that the African Super ...

"Why Super Falcons Remain Dominant In Africa" — South Africa Coach

Banyana Banyana of South Africa head coach Desiree Ellis has explained why she believes the Super Falcons remain the dominant team in Africa. On Monday, the Falcons will ...

Gabriel Jesus Officially Joins Arsenal In £45m Transfer

Arsenal has officially announced the signing of Brazilian striker Gabriel Jesus from Manchester City on a long-term contract. The London club made the announcement in a s...

Why I Rode Keke In Abeokuta – Olusegun Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has revealed why he rode a tricycle around the Kuto area of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital on Saturday. Obasanjo explained that he wa...

"No Zone Can Produce President Alone" – Afenifere Drums Support For Tinubu

The Afenifere Renewal Group has called on politicians of the South West extraction to work with the remaining five geopolitical zones to actualize the presidential ambiti...

Ahmed Tinubu Will Win By 60% In 2023 - Voice of Nigeria DG

Osita Okechukwu, the Director-General of the Voice of Nigeria (VON) and founding member of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has predicted that the party’s pre...

Lagos Generates 870,000 Tonnes Of Plastic Waste Yearly - Recycling Firm

Freee Recycle Limited, a waste recycling company has disclosed that Lagos state generates 870,000 tonnes of plastic waste annually. This was disclosed by the Managing Dir...

Police Nab Phone Snatching Syndicate Disguise As Tricycle Operators In Kano

Kano state police command has arrested two phone thieves who disguised themselves as tricycle operators in the state. In a release by the state Police  Public Relations ...

Ukraine Has Long Road Ahead Before Joining EU - European Commission President

Ukraine’s candidate status to join the EU is something that was hard to imagine just five months ago and the country still has a long way to go before becoming a member...

‘We Don’t know Victor Moses whereabouts’ – Spartak Moscow

Dmitry Zelenov head of Spartak Moscow’s press service, has announced that the club is expecting to hear news about Nigerian forward Victor Moses in the future. Over the...

Nigeria Women’s 4x100M Relay Team ‘Qualify’ For World Championships

The Nigerian women’s 4x100m relay team will compete at the World Athletics Championships in Oregon, USA after France failed to name a team for the event. The French Ath...

Oshoala Launches Football Academy For Girls

Asisat Oshoala, four-time African Footballer of the Year and FC Barcelona Femení star, announces the launch of the ‘Asisat Oshoala Academy,’ (AOA) in partnership wit...

2023: Sowore Announces Haruna Magashi, As Running Mate

Presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), Omoyele Sowore has announced Haruna Magashi as his running mate for the 2023 general election. Haruna Magashi...

President Buhari Reappoints Patience Oniha As DMO DG

President Muhammadu Buhari has reappointed Patience Oniha as the director-general of the Debt Management Office (DMO). This was contained in a statement released on Thurs...

We Lost Many Men In Niger State Massacre – Nigerian Army

The Nigerian Army says scores of security operatives, including soldiers and police, were killed by bandits during an attack in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger Sta...

Sharia Court Sentences Three Men To Death By Stoning In Bauchi

  Three men were sentenced to death by stoning by a Sharia Court sitting in Ningi, the headquarters of Ningi LGA in Bauchi State. They were found guilty of homosexuality...

Gov Wike Has Grounds To Feel Bad Over VP Ticket But It’s Resolvable, Says Makarfi

A former governor of Kaduna state, Ahmed Makarfi has stated that the governor of Rivers, Nyesom Wike should not be blamed for feeling bad over the decision of Atiku Abuba...

Courts Are Imposing Politicians On Nigerians – Falana Claims

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), on Thursday warned the courts to “stop imposing politicians on Nigerians”. According to Falana, “the involvement of the cou...

Anthony Joshua Needs "Brain Transplant" Before Usyk Rematch – Carl Froch

Carl Froch, a former super-middleweight champion, believes Anthony Joshua needs a “brain transplant” before his rematch with Oleksandr Usyk. By defeating the Ukrainia...

VP Nomination: We’re Resolving Our Differences ― Atiku Abubakar

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has reacted to the criticisms trailing his selection of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta ...

Owo Attack: US Institute Accuses Nigerian Government Of Shielding Herdsmen And Blaming ISWAP

Nigerian officials have been accused of shielding the Fulani herdsmen over St. Francis Catholic Church in Owo, Ondo State. According to Knoxville News Sentinel the Nigeri...

2.2 Million North-East Residents, 452,363 Households Displaced - FG

The Federal Government has stated that a total of 2,200,357 Internally Displaced Persons amounting to 452,363 displaced households are now in the North-Eastern part of Ni...

Governors Are More Responsible For States’ Development Than President Says Babatunde Fashola

The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Tuesday, said governors were more responsible for the development of their states than the President of the count...

I’ve Suffered A Lot At Arsenal - Lucas Torreira

Arsenal midfielder, Lucas Torreira has expressed his readiness to leave the club this summer after suffering so much neglect from them. Recall that Torreira spent the 202...

I Have No Plans To Join Another Party - Professor Moghalu

Professor Kingsley Moghalu, former Presidential aspirant of the African Democratic Congress has stated that he has no plans to join another party to contest political pos...

BBNaija’s Angel Reveals What Female Housemates Of Season 7 Should Avoid

In a message on her Instagram page, reality star Angel JB Smith wished the girls of the upcoming season well and advised them to stay away from any love relationships or ...

Give Her Money Even If She Has Money – Toke Makinwa Tells Men

Media personality/actress Toke Makinwa has ordered men to be giving their women money even if they have money as she reacts to a post advising men to take care of their w...

I Don’t Want To Die Before My Time – Actress Chacha Eke Finally Quits Her Marriage

Nollywood actress Chacha Eke Faani has come out once again to announce that she is finally stepping out of her marriage with her husband Austin Fanni. This is not ...

I Don’t Want To Die Before My Time – Actress Chacha Eke Finally Quits Her Marriage

Nollywood actress Chacha Eke Faani has come out once again to announce that she is finally stepping out of her marriage with her husband Austin Fanni. This is not ...

Reason Why I Ended My Relationship With Wizkid In 2016 – Tania Omotayo Reveals

The former girlfriend of Nigerian artist Ayo Balogun well known as Wizkid, Tania Omotayo has opened up about why her relationship with Wizkid ended. Tania Omotayo and Wiz...

"World Cup Qualification More Important Than Winning WAFCON" — Super Falcons Coach, Waldrum

Super Falcons head coach Randy Waldrum says his team’s main goal at the 2022 WAFCON in Morocco is to qualify for next year’s women’s World Cup. The Falcons are gunn...

I Left Chelsea Because I Needed A New Challenge – Christensen

Former Chelsea defender, Andreas Christensen, has explained that he left the club because he needed a new challenge, having spent ten years at Stamford Bridge. Christense...

I Felt Liberated After Being Sacked By Barca – Koeman

Former Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman has revealed that he felt a sigh of relief after being sacked last season. Koeman appeared on TV3 and spoke about his exit from Bar...

Kenny Miller Urges Aribo To Join Crystal Palace

Rangers legend Kenny Miller has advised Joe Aribo to seek a move to Crystal Palace. Aribo, who has a year left on his contract at Rangers has been linked with a move to C...

Kano Govt Pays NECO Exam Fees For 29,031 Students

The government of Kano State has disclosed that it paid N336 million as fees for 29,031 students for the 2022 National Examination Council examinations. This was disclose...

We’ll Recommend Presidential Candidate To Nigerians Soon, Says Southern, Middle Belt Leaders

The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum (SMBLF) has announced that it will soon recommend a presidential candidate to Nigerians. This was contained in a communique iss...

Gov Diri Chairs PDP National Campaign Council For Osun Governorship Election

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has approved the appointment of Governor Douye Diri of Bayelsa State as the Chairman of its National Campaign Council for the July 16 O...

Vote For Candidate Who Shares My Vision For Nigeria - Moghalu Tells Supporters

The former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Kingsley Moghalu has called on his supporters to vote for a presidential candidate that shares his vision for t...

We’ll Strengthen SEC To Reposition Nigeria’s Capital Market, Says FG

The federal government has stated that it will strengthen the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to reposition Nigeria’s capital market. This was made known by Za...

How We Will Stop Gov Wike From Dumping Our Party – PDP

The chairman of the board of trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Walid Jibrin has claimed they will do whatever it takes to ensure that Rivers State Gov...

AfDB To Establish Institution To Strengthen Africa’s Pharmaceutical Industry

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has stated that its board of directors has approved the establishment of the African Pharmaceutical Technology Foundation. This was co...

Fernandinho Officially Leaves Man City

Fernandinho has left Manchester City and joined Athletico Paranaense. The 37-year-old midfielder returns to the Brazil Serie A club where he started his senior career. ...

My Wife Does Not See Me As The Head of The Family – Man Laments

  A husband who lost his position as the family’s primary provider is concerned that his wife is robbing him of his masculinity and authority as the head of the house....

Putin To Visit Tajikistan This Week - Spokesman

Russian President Vladimir Putin will travel to Tajikistan on Tuesday, his spokesman said, his first trip abroad since Moscow launched its military operation in Ukraine....

2023: Speaker, 3 APC Guber Aspirants Defects To PDP In Sokoto

Alhaji Aminu Achida, Speaker, Sokoto State House of Assembly, and three gubernatorial aspirants of the All Progressives Congress (APC), have defected to the Peoples Democ...

Why I Won’t Advise Conte To Sign Neymar - Ambrose

Former Newcastle United star, Darren Ambrose has insisted that he won’t advise Tottenham boss, Antonio Conte to sign Neymar even if he decides to join for free. Ambrose...

Petr Cech To Leave Chelsea End Of June

Chelsea legend Petr Cech will leave his role as Technical and Performance Advisor at the London club on June 30. The club confirmed Cech’s departure in a statement rele...

PVC: Yobe Govt Declares 3 Work-Free Days For Civil Servants

Yobe State Government has declared three work-free days to enable civil servants to register, revalidate and collect their permanent voter’s card, (PVC). The declaratio...

Man Utd To Replace Ronaldo With Neymar

Manchester United may try to sign Neymar if Cristiano Ronaldo decides to leave this summer, according to RMC. Ronaldo is dissatisfied with the club’s transfer activity,...

Access To Finance For Women Will Transform Africa’s Food System - AfDB

The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has stated that access to finance for women will bolster inclusivity in Africa and narrow the global hunger gap. This was stated...

Primate Ayodele Reveals Reason Behind Nigeria’s Insecurity

The brutal killing of Nigeria’s former head of state Tafawa Balewa, according to Primate Elijah Ayodele of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, is to blame for the unrest...

Nigerian Civil Servants Are Exceptional, Productive, Says Dr. Folasade

The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation (HOCSF), Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, has described the Nigerian civil servants as exceptional and highly productive in their s...

Ekiti Guber: US Commends INEC On Improved Functions Of BVAS

The United States Mission to Nigeria has praised the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on the improved functions of the bimodal voter accreditation system ...

2023: Review Your Manifestos, Campaign Strategies To Suit Our Needs – Group Tells Political Parties

Jigawa State citizens have called on political parties and candidates to review their manifestoes and campaign strategies to suit the demand of the people of the state. T...

Church Attacks Are Politically-Motivated, Says President Buhari

Gunmen with explosives stormed a church in Owo in southwestern Ondo state on June 5, killing 40 worshippers and wounding at least 60 others, in a rare such attack in the ...

8 Medical Staff To Be Tried For Diego Maradona’s Death

Following the death of legendary Argentinian footballer, Diego Maradona, not less than eight medical personnel have been put on trial for criminal negligence. Recall that...

Remove Your Trouser And Wear Skirt – Pastor Enenche Slams Husbands Who Allow Their Wives Pay Bills

Pastor Enenche has said that men who let their wives take care of bills in their matrimonial home should stop wearing trousers and wear skirts instead. The Abuja-based...

We Lost N4bn To Vandalism, Cable Theft In 6 Months, Says EKEDC

Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) has disclosed that it has lost about N4 billion of its assets and electrical installations to vandalism in the last six month...

FG Asks Qualified Civil Servants To Apply For Role Of Accountant-General

The federal government has called on qualified civil servants to apply for the role of accountant general. This is coming after Idris Ahmed, former accountant general of...

Osun Election: APC Using Amotekun To Kill Our Members – PDP Cries Out

Ahead of the July 16 governorship election in Osun State, Diran Oduyemi, a former deputy national secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has accused the All Pro...

Ekiti 2022: I Regret Joining Politics, Won’t Contest Again – ADC Gov Candidate

Wole Oluyede, the governorship candidate of the African Democratic Congress in Saturday’s Ekiti State governorship election on Wednesday expressed regret for joining po...

Insecurity: National Assembly’s Resolutions No Longer Effective, Deputy Speaker Decries

Ahmed Wase, the Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Ahmed Wase, on Wednesday, decried that the Executive arm of the Federal Government does not recognize and ...

Gunmen Abduct Village Head, Son In Bauchi

The Village Head of Zira, Yahya Saleh Abubakar, has been abducted during an invasion of the countryside by gunmen. Zira is a village in Toro Local Government Area of Bauc...

2023 Presidency: APC Aspirants Spent Billions To Get Ticket – Chief Emma Eneukwu

Chief Emma Eneukwu, the Deputy National Chairman (South) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has revealed that some contenders for the party’s presidential ti...

Why We Listen To Pastor Kumuyi, Says Femi Adesina

Femi Adesina, President Muhammadu Buhari’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, has urged men of God to follow in the footsteps of Pastor Williams Kumuyi, the Genera...

Mbappe Reveals Reason Why He Wants To Quit France National Team

Following his penalty miss at Euro 2020, Kylian Mbappe revealed he was on the verge of leaving the France national team after receiving racist abuse. Last June, the world...

Federal Poly Ede Alumni Suspends National President Over Financial Impropriety

The Federal Polytechnic, Ede Alumni Association (FPEA) has announced the suspension of its National President, Bashir Shittu The announcement is contained in a letter sig...

Presidential Amnesty Programme Trains Additional 450 Ex-Agitators

The Presidential Amnesty Programme has disclosed that additional 450 ex-agitators have been deployed to facilities in the Niger Delta to learn the business of oil spill r...

WAFCON 2022: Super Falcons Looking Beyond South Africa – Oshoala

Super Falcons forward Asisat Oshoala says the team is looking beyond facing rivals South Africa at the 2022 Women’s Africa Cup of Nations in Morocco. The Nigerian ladie...

Manchester United, Arsenal In Two-Way Battle For Abraham

Manchester United and Arsenal are serious about bringing Roma striker Tammy Abraham back to England. The former Chelsea forward has enjoyed life under Jose Mourinho in th...

Lukaku Set To Complete Inter Milan Return Today

According to multiple reports in Italy, Romelu Lukaku will complete his return to Inter today (Monday) as the Serie A giants and Chelsea will hold a new, decisive meeting...

Omokri Apologizes To Tinubu For Mocking Him Over Health Status

Reno Omokri, a former Special Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, has apologized to the presidential candidate of All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tin...

2023: PFN Vows To Work Against Muslim-Muslim Ticket

The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria has vowed to work against any party that presents a Muslim-Muslim ticket for the 2023 presidential election. Its National President,...

2023: No PVC, No Salary, IPMAN Threatens Staff

Employees of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) will not get their salaries until they obtain the Permanent Voter Card (PVC). This came on...

Ikoyi Building Collapse: Lagos To Pull Down Remaining Structures

The Government of Lagos State has disclosed that it will demolish the remaining buildings on the site where a 21-storey building collapsed on Gerrad road in Ikoyi. This w...

Gani Adams Writes UN Over Insecurity In Nigeria

Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams has called on United Nations (UN) to intervene in Nigeria’s security challenges. The call was contained in a letter titled, ...

Ekiti Election: INEC Chairman Yakubu Issues Warning Ahead Of Poll

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has urged its staff to follow the commission’s Code of Conduct, to act responsibly and professionally, and to stand...

Ekiti 2022: Labour Party Disowns APC Alliance

The Labour Party (LP) has denied forming an alliance with the All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the governorship election in Ekiti. The party, in a statement signe...

Popular Actress Ada Ameh Reveals She Has Mental Health Issues

Ada Ameh has opened up about the mental health challenges she’s facing. The actress took to Instagram to reveal that she has “an issue” that is affecting her life. ...

FRSC Commends Tanker Driver For Averting Road Traffic Fatality, Offers Him Award

The Federal Road Safety Corps has commended the bravery, courage, and professionalism of  Otarigho Ejiro, the tanker driver who showed heroism by averting what would hav...

Messi Not In My List Of Greatest Players – Basten

Dutch great Marco van Basten has revealed that Argentina star, Lionel Messi is not in the top three of all-time greatest players. According to the former AC Milan striker...

Group Urges APC Senatorial Candidate Not To Step Down For Sen. Lawan

Alhaji Bashir Sheriff Machina, who emerged as the senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) ‘Zone C’ Senatorial District of Yobe State has been urge...

Senator Abaribe Officially Resigns PDP Membership, Joins APGA

Senator representing Abia South Senatorial District, Eyinnaya Abaribe, has officially resigned his membership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to join the All Progre...

Disregard Video On Threat To Attack Churches – Police To Zamara Residents

The Zamfara State Police Command has enjoined the public to disregard attempts by some mischievous persons to mislead unsuspecting members of the public and cause disharm...

We’ll Deploy Forces, Equipment To Eastern Flank – NATO

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) has said it will be sending forces and prepositioned equipment to the eastern flank. And this will be the first time the org...

Man Docked For Defiling 9-Year-Old Lover’s Niece In Rivers

Police in Rivers State has arraigned one Preye Harry for allegedly defiling a 9-year-old minor. The 38-year-old accused was arraigned before a Magistrate Court sitting ...

Lagos Govt Inaugurates Task Force To Enforce Okada Ban

As part of its efforts to fully enforce the ban on Okada operations in some parts of the state, the Lagos State Government has inaugurated an Anti-Okada Squad. The Commis...

Vincent Kompany Appointed As Burnley Manager

Former Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany is the new manager of Championship side Burnley Former Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has been appointed as the ne...

Recruitment: Nigerian Army Gives Fresh Directives To Applicants

The Nigerian Army has disclosed the dates for the recruitment screening exercise for applicants of the 83 Regular Intake 2022 for Non-Tradesmen and Women. It also instruc...

EEDC Announces Restoration Of Power Supply To South East

The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company has announced the restoration of electricity supply within all the states within the South-East, its franchise coverage area. T...

CP Umar Orders Investigation Of Mob Burning Of Suspect In Bauchi

The Commissioner of Police Bauchi State, Umar Sanda, has ordered an immediate investigation of a mob that set a suspect ablaze at Chinade community in Katagum Local Gover...

SS3 Student Writing WASSCE Shot Dead In Benue State

A female SS3 student of Saint Monica’s Girls’ Secondary School in Otukpo Local Government Area of Benue State, Charity Eze, has been shot dead. The student, who was w...

Fleeing Inmate Disguising As Madman Rearrested In Edo

Security operatives have rearrested a prisoner who escaped from a correctional facility in Edo State The prisoner was feigning mental instability to hoodwink unsuspecting...

Court Remands Man For Impregnating Neighbour’s 12-Year-Old Daughter In Lagos

One Egbebiyi Temitope has been arraigned before a magistrates’ court sitting in Ogba for raping his neighbour’s 12-year-old daughter. The 20-year-old accused and the ...

Man Using Tricycle To Rob Arrested In Bayelsa

One Thankgod Godwin has been apprehended for using his tricycle (Keke NAPEP) to commit crimes in the Bayelsa metropolis. He is known for using his tricycle to dispossess ...

UK-Based Nigerian Petitions EFCC, Narrates How General Overseer, Adegboyega Defrauded Her Of N60m

Nigerian based in the United Kingdom, Sheila Racheal Daniel, has petitioned the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over alleged fraud involving Reverend Dapo...

Provide Details Of How N10bn COVID-19 Fund Was Spent, Court Orders Lagos Govt

Federal High Court, Lagos, has issued an order compelling Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and the Lagos State government to make known to the public how the N10...

JAMB Cautions Tertiary Institutions Against Change Of Courses For Candidates

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board on Monday said the transfer of candidates from one programme to another in any tertiary institution can only be effected with...

2023: PDP Replies Umahi, Says Ebonyi Is PDP State

The leadership of the main opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ebonyi State chapter has urged the Presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congr...

Nigeria’s Economy Ruined Under President Buhari - Dino Melaye

Dino Melaye, a former Senator representing Kogi West has stated that Nigeria’s economy had been ruined under the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. According...

Ekiti 2022: Reject Vote-Buying And Inducement, Lawyer Appeals To Voters

Morakinyo Ogele, an Ondo-based legal practitioner has admonished electorates to shun the act of selling their votes to politicians on the election day. This is coming ahe...

Arewa Youths States Condition To Support Peter Obi, Atiku, Tinubu, Others

The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF) has said it will declare support for any candidate of the various political parties based on their choice of running mate. Presi...

Deputy Senate President’s Aide, Oghenebrorhie Resigns

A legislative aide to the Deputy Senate President, God’sTime Oghenebrorhien has tendered his resignation from the employ of Ovie Omo-Agege, the Senator representing Del...

Man Bathes Sleeping Wife With Boiling Water

A retiree,  Isaac Ekeh, has allegedly bathed his wife, Stella, with hot water while she was sleeping in the night. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the incident h...

EPL: Why I Chose Man City – Erling Haaland

Erling Haaland, the latest striker for Manchester City, has explained his decision to join the Premier League club. On Monday, the transfer of Haaland from Borussia Dortm...

We Share Your Pains, Trauma – Ohanaeze Pleads With Umahi, Igbos Over Presidential Primaries Loss

Ohanaeze Ndigbo worldwide has apologized to governors from the southeast and Igbos over the outcome of All Progressives Congress, APC and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, a...

Gunmen Kidnap CAN Chairman In Plateau

Gunmen have kidnapped Rev James Kantoma, a Catholic priest in charge of St Anthony’s Parish, Angware community in the Jos East Local Government Area of Plateau State. T...

Owo Attack: Oyo Govt Declares Three-Day Mourning

The Oyo State Government on Monday declared a three-day mourning period in honour of the victims of the terrorist attack on St. Francis Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State. ...

FG Distributes Farm Inputs, Tools To Women In Sokoto

The Federal Government, in collaboration with the Sokoto State Government, has commenced the distribution of farm inputs and hand tools to women in the 23 local governmen...

Super Eagles Can’t Afford To Disappoint Against Sao Tome - Ahmed Musa

Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa has promised that the team will go all out for a win against the Falcons of Sao Tome and Principe in Monday’s (today) 2023 Africa Cup of...

De Jong Welcomes Lewandowski To Barcelona

Barcelona star, Frenkie de Jong has welcomed Bayern Munich striker, Robert Lewandowski to Camp Nou. De Jong said this while opening up on the possibility of Lewandowski j...

2023 Presidency: Why Kwankwaso, Peter Obi May Not Defeat Atiku, Tinubu – Adeyanju

Ahead of the 2023 elections, presidential candidates like Peter Obi, Rabiu Kwankwaso, Omoyele Sowore, and other politicians have been warned about why they can’t defeat...

Don’t Tag Me To Anything Relating To My Dad - Yul Edochie’s Daughter

Danielle, daughter of actor Yul Edochie, has asked people to stop tagging her to anything relating to her father, Nollywood, films, or actors. Taking to her Instastory, t...

CVR: 29,631 PVCs Yet To Be Collected In Edo — INEC

A total of 29,631 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) have yet to be collected by their owners, according to the Edo office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INE...

Osun Amotekun Deploys Operatives To Churches, Mosques

Following the Sunday, June 5, 2022 shooting incident at Saint Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Owo, Ondo State, which claimed the lives of several worshippers, the Osun ...

Ballon D’Or 2022: What I’ll Do If I Don’t Win – Salah

Mohamed Salah, a Liverpool forward, has stated that if he does not win the Ballon d’Or this year, he will do everything in his power to win it next year. Salah admitted...

Gov Soludo Reveals Why 1000 Teachers Were Sacked In Anambra State

Governor of Anambra State, Chukwuma Soludo, said that no fewer than 1,000 teachers in the state were relieved of their appointments with the state government because they...

Tinubu Is A Soldier Of Democracy, Says Gov Ben Ayade

Prof. Ben Ayade, Governor of Cross River State has congratulated Bola Tinubu on his victory as the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress for the 2023 p...

FIRS To Commence VAT Compliance Monitoring Exercise July 1

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has stated that it will embark on a nationwide value-added tax (VAT) and withholding tax (WHT) compliance monitoring exercise fo...

“8 Hours Wait Is Better Than 8 Years Of Pain” – Williams Uchemba Says, Calls On All Nigerians To Get Their PVCs

Williams Uchemba, a popular actor and comedian, reveals how dedicated he is and the lengths to which he will go to obtain his permanent voter card. Nigerians will elec...

Vice President Osinbajo Congratulates Tinubu, Extols His Courage, Patriotism

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has described All Progressives Congress presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, as a passionate and patriotic Nigerian. This...

Adewole Adebayo Wins SDP Presidential Ticket

Prince Adewole Adebayo has emerged as the Social Democratic Party candidate for the 2023 presidential election. Adebayo scored 1,526 votes at the party’s National Conve...

Our Database Remains Intact And Impenetrable, Says NIMC

The National Identity Management Commission has reassured Nigerians that its database remained intact and impenetrable and no NIN records are missing. This is contained i...

Aregbesola To Tinubu: Your Victory Well Deserved

The Minister of Interior and former Governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola, has congratulated the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Ti...

Tinubu’s Victory, Sign Of APC’s Nationalistic Outlook — Sen Adamu

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, described the emergence of the National Leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, a...

Adamawa State Govt Imposes Curfew In Two LGAs

Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa State has imposed curfew in parts of Lamurde and Guyuk Local Government Areas following renewed communal clashes. Fintiri disclosed thi...

Katsina Has Over 500,000 Out-Of-School Children - UBEC

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has disclosed that data from the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) shows that 536,132 children have stopped going ...

INEC Seeks Air Force Support On Logistics, Security

The Independent National Electoral Commission has requested the support of the Nigerian Air Force in deploying personnel and airlifting election materials to remote and i...

Court Remands 30-Year-Old Man For Alleged Attempt To Kill Father, Wife

A Magistrate’s Court in Ilorin remanded a 30-year-old farmer, Alli Hassan, on Wednesday for allegedly threatening to kill his biological father, Hassan Auta. The suspec...

APC Presidential Primary: Why Osinbajo Failed – Aisha Yesufu

Popular social-political activist, Aisha Yesufu, has slammed Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, calling him a betrayer. She went on to say that Osinbajo did not betray his for...

2023: Moghalu Loses ADC Presidential Ticket To Kachikwu

The founder of Roots Television, Dumebi Kachikwu, has emerged as the 2023 presidential candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC). He emerged the winner after def...

"I Want to Help These Fantastic Players And Nigeria Win AFCON 2023" - Peseiro Tells Sports Minister

New Technical Adviser of Nigeria’s Super Eagles, Jose Peseiro has stated that his mission is to help Nigeria win the next African Cup of Nations in Cote D’Ivoire, nex...

Ahmed Musa Reveals Why Super Eagles Will Be Different Under Peseiro

Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa believes the three-time AFCON champions will be different under new head coach Jose Peseiro. The Portuguese will take charge of his first ...

Nigeria vs Sierra Leone: Peseiro Targets First Win As Super Eagles Coach

Super Eagles head coach Jose Peseiro will be desperate to see the team pick their first win under his tutelage when they take on the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone on Thursd...

2023 AFCON Qualifiers: Eagles Defence Must Maintain 100% Concentration – Lawal

Former Nigerian winger, Garba Lawal has advised the Super Eagles to maintain a high level of concentration against Sierra Leone in today’s 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qu...

Inter Milan Must Sacrifice Martinez To Sign Lukaku – Marzio

Gianluca di Marzio has urged Inter Milan to sell Laurato Martinez in a bid to resign Chelsea striker, Romelu Lukaku this summer. Inter is seeking to re-sign Romelu Lukaku...

Lacazette Officially Departs Arsenal For Former Club Lyon

“Olympique Lyonnais are very proud and very happy to announce the return to the club of Alexandre Lacazette, a product of the club’s academy, for the next three seaso...

Owo Attack: Aregbesola Directs Civil Defence To Join Manhunt For Killers

Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has directed the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) to get involved in the manhunt for the gunmen involved in ...

Owo Massacre: "If The Killers Escape Death, God Didn’t Send Me" – Bishop David Oyedepo

Bishop David Oyedepo of the Living Faith Church said that the attackers of St. Francis Church, Owo in Ondo State would be punished for their actions. Recall that suspecte...

Drugs Is Unnecessary If You Eat Right, Says NAFDAC DG

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) yesterday urged Nigerians to consume only safe and wholesome foods, as they can boost their immu...

2023: Why Igbos Can’t Produce Nigeria’s Next President – Gov. Uzodinma

Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State and Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Special Convention, has revealed why having a president of the southeast extractio...

Police Arrest Man For Defrauding Banks, Govt Of N816m

One Odeleye Oluwabukola Moses, alias Beedel, has been apprehended for allegedly scamming five firms and a government agency to the tune of N816 million. The 50-year-old m...

2023 Elections: Only Buhari Can Ask Me To Step Down – Yahaya Bello

The Governor of Kogi State and APC presidential aspirant, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has said only President Muhammadu Buhari can ask him to step down following the decision of...

Prof Soludo Cancels Anambra State Teachers’ Recruitment Exam, Orders Fresh One

  Anambra State Governor, Prof Charles Soludo has canceled last Saturday’s online teachers’ recruitment examination which was marred with hitches, and has ordered a ...

More Sanctions On Russia Are "In The Pipeline", UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss Says

  British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss said the United Kingdom will not back down in its support for Ukraine and that more sanctions on Russia are "in the pipeline," acco...

Zelensky Criticizes Macron's Comments That "We Are Not Going To Humiliate Russia"

  Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said Tuesday that he “simply cannot see the preconditions for ending the war.” In a broadcast interview with the Financial ...

Russia Will Be Unable To Maintain Military Strength Due To West's Sanctions - German Chancellor

Russia will be unable to sustain its military capabilities due to tough Western sanctions, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz said Tuesday. Western countries have hit Russia...

I Am Glad "Very Important Ally" Johnson Will Remain UK Prime Minister - Zelensky

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said Tuesday that he was “very happy” British Prime Minister Boris Johnson had won a confidence vote on Monday, as he is “a...

Dagogo’s Trial Suffers Setback, Adjourned Till June 10th

  The trial of Farah Dagogo, a member representing Degema-Bonny Federal Constituency at the National Assembly, has suffered a setback at the Rivers State High Court sitt...

Kano APC Senatorial Candidate’s Mother Gained Freedom From Kidnappers By DSS In Jigawa

Barely 24 hours after the kidnap of the aged mother of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Kano Central Senatorial District candidate, A A Zaura, the operatives of the De...

Owo Church Killing: IPOB Reacts To Attack On The Church

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has reacted to the attacks in St Francis Catholic Church in Owo, Ondo State. IPOB linked the attack that left about 50 people dead ...

Russia Under Fire At The UN For Fueling Global Food Crisis

Russia is coming under increasing fire for its role in fueling a growing global food crisis. Speaking at the United Nations Security Council on Monday, European Council P...

US State Department: Kremlin Engaged In "Full Assault On Media Freedom"

  The United States continues to issue visas to qualified Russian journalists and has not revoked credentials of any Russian journalists working in the country, the St...

Owo Massacre: We Won’t Give Enemies Reason To Laugh At Us – Aregbesola

The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, has described the attack and killing of worshipers at Saint Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State by yet to be identi...

NPFL Ban From Using Moshood Abiola Stadium –Sports Minister

Sports Minister, Sunday Dare has ordered clubs in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) to desist from using the Moshood Abiola National Stadium, Abuja in the m...

"I’m Yet To Recover From 2022 World Cup Disappointment" — Ajayi

Semi Ajayi has admitted he is yet to get over the Super Eagles’ failure to qualify for this year’s FIFA World Cup in Qatar. The Eagles were ousted by rivals Black Sta...

James Milner Signs New Liverpool Contract

James Milner has signed a new one-year contract at Liverpool, it has been confirmed. The ECHO understands the 36-year-old has taken a significant pay cut to remain at Anf...

Owo Attack: Bring Perpetrators To Book, Group Tasks Govt

A socio-political group, Oodua Youth Coalition has condemned the killing of worshippers at St. Francis Catholic Church, Owa-luwa, Owo, Ondo State, by terrorists, asking t...

2023 AFCON Qualifier: CAF Confirms Referees For Super Eagles Vs Sierra Leone

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has announced officials for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers between Super Eagles of Nigeria and Leone Stars of Sierr...

Owo Attack: 11 Children, 12 Adults On Admission At FMC, Says NEMA

  The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has disclosed that 11 children and 22 adults who were attacked by gunmen at St Francis Catholic Church in Owo, Ondo sta...

2023 AFCON Qualifiers: "Our Players In High Spirit Ahead Nigeria Clash’" — Sierra Leone FA

The Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA)says the Leone Stars are in high spirit as they get set to face the Super Eagles of Nigeria, in their first game of the 2023 A...

Fuel Scarcity In Abuja, Other Areas Caused By Inadequate Supply – IPMAN

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has blamed the inadequate supply of petrol from the depots in Lagos for the scarcity being experienced ...

Sanusi Congratulates Flamingos On World Cup Ticket

General Secretary of the Nigeria Football Federation, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi has commended players of the U17 Girls, Flamingos for their qualification for this year’s FIFA...

I’m Still In APC, Says Shina Peller

A member of the House of Representatives from Iseyin/Itesiwaju/Kajola/Iwajowa federal constituency, Oyo State, Shina Peller, has described reports by some online media th...

Owo Church Attack: Don’t Take Laws Into Your Hands – Akeredolu, Olowo Begs Youths

  Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state and the Olowo of Owo, Oba Ajibade Ogunoye have appealed to youths in Owo, Ondo state not to retaliate against the killing of wo...

NCAA To Present Air Transport License To Nigeria Air Today

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) will present the Air Transport License (ATL) to the interim management of Nigeria Air, the country’s proposed national carr...

"Trust The Process…" - Iwobi Appeals To Fans On Super Eagles Rebuilding

Super Eagles midfielder Alex Iwobi has reacted to the team’s defeat to Ecuador and second consecutive friendly game loss. The Eagles lost to the South Americans 1-0 in ...

Osimhen, Sadiq, Lookman Lead 24 Eagles In Training Ahead AFCON Qualifier Vs Sierra Leone

The Super Eagles’ preparations for Thursday’s 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone got a boost on Sunday as Victor Osim...

Newcastle United Planning Massive New Offer For Osimhen

Newcastle United is preparing a huge offer to sign Napoli’s Nigerian striker Osimhen ahead of the summer transfer window. This is according to the Italian media outfit ...

"Peseiro Now Under Pressure To Win First Match As Eagles Coach – Vs Sierra Leone" – Udeze

Ex-Nigeria international, Ifeanyi Udeze, has suggested that Super Eagles technical adviser Jose Peseiro is under pressure to lead the team to victory in the first 2023 Af...

Owo Church Attack: Akeredolu Directs Flying Of Flags At Half Mast

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has directed that all public buildings, facilities, and official residences fly the Nigerian flag at half-mast for seven days following the atta...

National Assembly Shut Down As PASAN Begins Indefinite Strike

Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN) on Monday began an indefinite strike to drive home its demands for improved welfare. The association is demanding full ...

Taraba APC Guber Aspirant Dumps Party After Losing Primary

One of the top governorship aspirants in the just concluded guber primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Taraba State, Professor Mohammed Sani Yahaya, has anno...

We’ll Conduct All-Inclusive Census – National Population Commission

The National Population Commission (NPC) has assured of conducting an all-inclusive census, insisting that everyone within the boundaries of Nigeria must be enumerated du...

APC Crisis: I’m Not A Political Emperor, I Owe My Position To Ogun People, Gov. Abiodun Fires Back At Tinubu

Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiodun, has reacted to claims by All Progressives Congress national leader, Bola Tinubu, that he made him the governor. Dapo was the target of ...

APC Primaries: Real Reasons Most Aspirants Bought N100m Presidential Forms – Sen Okorocha

Rochas Okorocha, a presidential candidate for the All Progressives Congress, APC, has revealed why some aspirants purchased the party’s forms. Some aspirants bought the...

Eagles Will Improve Under Peseiro Despite Loss To Mexico, Ecuador – Henry Nwosu

Despite the team’s 1-0 loss to Ecuador in an international friendly game at the Red Bull Arena, Harrison, New Jersey on Friday morning, former Nigerian midfielder, Henr...

NFF Hails Super Eagles Despite Defeat To Ecuador

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick remains positive despite the Super Eagles failing to record a win in their friendlies against Mexico and ...

Int’l Friendly: Super Eagles Lose Again, Bow To Ecuador In New Jersey

The Super Eagles were on the losing side again after going down 1-0 to Ecuador in their second friendly game played in New Jersey, United States in the early hours of Fri...

Gov Mohammed Reappoints Ibrahim Kashim As Bauchi SSG

Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed, the governor of Bauchi State, reappointed Barrister Ibrahim Mohammed Kashim, the immediate past Secretary to the State Government, as th...

Why I Did Not Seek Second Term In House Of Reps – Shina Peller

A member of the house of representatives, Shina Peller has revealed why he decided to contest a seat in the Senate instead of seeking another term in the chamber. Recall ...

Bank Customers To Produce Indemnity For Online Transfers Above N1m - CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria has directed banks and Payment Service Providers to accept indemnity from customers for highly secured online funds transfers. This was conta...

One Shot Dead As Rival Cult Groups Clash In Delta

Rival cult groups clashed in Sapele, Delta State, on Thursday night, and one person was reportedly shot dead. As of the time of writing, the specifics of the clash are un...

I Remain Loyal Member – Taraba Ex-Acting Gov, Umar Denies Leaving APC

Alhaji Garba Umar, former acting governor of Taraba State says reports that he’s left the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are unt...

"Must You Tell The World?" – Reactions As Destiny Etiko Gifts Her Gateman’s Daughter Scholarship To University Level

Popular Nollywood actress, Destiny Etiko has sparked an uproar on social media after announcing her act of benevolence towards one of her staff. Destiny Etiko revealed...

Naira Gains Marginally Against Dollar, Exchanges At 419

The Naira on Wednesday exchanged at 419 to the dollar at the Investors and Exporters window, compared to 419. 50 on Tuesday, representing 0.12 percent appreciation. The o...