Unfreeze Patience Jonathan's account immediately, Senate tells banks *We'll comply - officials

Like their counterparts in the House of Representatives, the Senate has also directed commercial banks to unfreeze accounts belonging to former First Lady Patience Jonathan. The accounts, domiciled with Zenith Bank,...

By Editor on October, 19 2017

New Zealand joins search for the young, chooses 37-year-old woman as PM

New Zealand Labour Party leader Jacinta Ardern, 37, is poised to become prime minister after maverick populist Winston Peters backed the charismatic to form a government. Peters’ decision, which came after...

By Editor on October, 19 2017

Kidnapping of police officers: You should be ashamed, Idris tells police officers

Police officers received a heavy dose of tongue lashing from a totally scandalised Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, on Thursday, for being careless to the extent of allowing themselves...

By Editor on October, 19 2017

N7.5billion campaign fund tears APGA apart *Umeh threatens to resign *Obiano’s wife takes charge

All may not be well within the campaign camp of Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano as who, between Chief Victor Umeh, the Director General, and the First Lady, of the...

By Editor on October, 19 2017

Health Minister: 74 suspected Monkeypox cases spread to Delta, Ekiti, Lagos, eight other states

The Federal Government on Wednesday said that there are 74 suspected cases of Monkeypox in eleven states of the federation. The Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, briefed State House correspondences at the end...

By Editor on October, 18 2017

INEC proposes one million adhoc staff ahead 2019 election

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmud Yakubu, has revealed that the commission would hire at least, one million adhoc staff to man different polling units during the...

By Editor on October, 18 2017

Revenue officials flee as Truck Drivers lock down Abuja-Lokoja highway

There is total traffic lock down along the Abuja-Lokoja highway following the alleged killing of a tanker driver by the officials of the Kogi state revenue board. According to eyewitness reports, the truck...

By Editor on October, 18 2017

Ahead 2019 poll, Jonathan storms Minna, parleys IBB

Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, on Wednesday, arrived Minna, Niger State Capital, where he held a closed-door meeting with former military President General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida at his uphill residence. Jonathan...

By Editor on October, 18 2017

87-year old man weds 40 year-old Woman to ease off loneliness

An 87-year-old lawyer and former lawmaker, Senator Cyrus Nunieh, said he decided to marry another wife because he was alone and needed a companion. Nunieh officially married a lady in her...

By Editor on October, 18 2017

Intels/NPA unpasse: Reps wade in, set up probe panel

The house of representatives has resolved to set up an ad hoc committee to probe the termination of the contract between Integrated Logistics Services (Intels) by the federal government. Last week,...

By Editor on October, 18 2017

Chidoka, UPP demand full audit of Operation Python Dance by NASS

Nothing short of a comprehensive auditing of all that transpired in the just concluded Operation Python Dance 11 (Egwu Eke11) will satisfy the United Progressive Party (UPP) and its candidate in...

By Editor on October, 18 2017

UCL: Real, Spurs share spoils, City scrap win, Liverpool humiliate Maribor in Slovenia

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a penalty but holders Real Madrid were held 1-1 at home by Tottenham Hotspur in the UEFA Champions League (UCL) on Tuesday night, while Manchester City overcame Italian...

By Editor on October, 18 2017

NTF Officials depart Maiduguri after showering Taekwondo blessings on Children at Borno IDP camp

Board members and other officials of the Nigeria Taekwondo Federation (NTF) have completed their maiden training programme for coaches with a visit to the camp where internally displaced persons (IDP) are...

By Editor on October, 18 2017

Buhari heads to Turkey for D-8 meeting Wednesday as suspected Herdsmen plough Plateau Indigenes

Nigeria President, Muhammadu Buhari, will on Wednesday depart for Istanbul, in Turkey, to participate in the ninth Summit of the Developing 8 (D-8) scheduled for Friday. The Special Adviser on Media...

By Editor on October, 17 2017

Senate demands new Minster for Power Ministry as transmission, distribution issues persist

The Senate has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint a separate Minister of Power to oversee the activities in the sector. The Upper Chamber said the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and...

By Editor on October, 17 2017

BREAKING: Military jet crashes in Spain amidst Catalonia unrest, Pilot dead

An F18 fighter jet crashed on takeoff at a military base near Madrid on Tuesday, killing the pilot — the second time a military plane has come down in Spain in...

By Editora on October, 17 2017

BREAKING: Charly Boy, other protesters flood Abuja streets, lashes out at Buhari for shielding his 'corrupt' Men

A group of protesters led by self-acclaimed Area Fada, Mr. Charles Oputa have hit the streets of Abuja to lash out at President Muhammadu Buhari for his alleged inaction in the...

By Editor on October, 17 2017

BREAKING: Trial of 'absent' Nnamdi Kanu begins, DSS bars Journalists from Court room

The Department of State Services (DSS) have barred journalists from covering the trial of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu. Operatives of the DSS deployed at...

By Editor on October, 17 2017

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