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Philanthropist establishes best graduating prize for Unilorin, AL-Hikmah

A frontline philanthropist and promoter of Gbenga Power Foundation, Hon. Gbenga Oyekunle, has expressed readiness to establish annual award to the best graduating Students...

Melaye vs Adeyemi: INEC makes declaration on Kogi West senatorial election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Sunday night, declared the Kogi West senatorial rerun election inconclusive. The returning officer, Professor Olayinde Lawal, said the...

Bayelsa election: Buhari reacts as APC’s David Lyon defeats PDP, Diri

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in the November 16 election in Bayelsa State, David Lyon,...

SERAP seeks ICC probe of APC, PDP officials over violence in Bayelsa/Kogi elections

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the International Criminal Court (ICC) “to investigate whether the persistent crimes of corruption, violence, and killings...

Fashola predicts Nigeria facing Brexit experience

Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has expressed fears that Nigeria may experience the Brexit experience. Fashola said Brexit’s experience...

We may cancel results of areas with recorded violence – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commissioner in charge of Information and Voter Education, Festus Okoye has announced that the electoral commission might be cancelling...

Kogi decides 2019: Live Results from polling units across State

Results of the governorship election in Kogi State have started coming in from different polling units in the 21 Local Government Areas in the...

Bayelsa Decides: Live Results from polling units

Results of the governorship election in Bayelsa State have started coming in from different polling units in the 8 Local Government Areas in...

Goodluck Jonathan expresses disappointment over Balyelsa poll

Former President, Goodluck Jonathan and his wife, Patience, voted at unit 39, Ward 13 at the Otazi Playground, Otuoke in Ogbia Local Government...

Kogi Decides: INEC official kidnapped at polling unit in Lokoja

A yet-to-be identified official of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has been kidnapped in SUBEB polling unit in Lokoja, the Kogi State...

Border closure: Customs intercept 1,393 cartons of frozen food

The Nigerian Customs Service says it destroyed imported frozen poultry products seized by CGC Strike Force in Lagos. NCS Deputy Comptroller, Usman Yahaya, attributed the...

Shooting at Dino Melaye polling unit

Ayetoro ward 1 unit 4 beside The Apostolic Church, Iluafon where Dino Melaye voted this morning. There was heavy shooting at Ayetoro ward 1 unit...

Lampard fines Chelsea players £20,000 for coming late to training

Chelsea football club, after suffering damaging loses at the beginning of the season to Manchester United and Liverpool have been on a roller...

Court decision on PDP appeal affirms popular will of Nigeria — Presidency

The Presidency welcomes the elucidation of the Supreme Court ruling on the PDP petition. It reiterates that the onus of proof must necessarily fall on...

Photo news: Buhari returns to Nigeria from London

President Muhammadu Buhari has is back to country after private visit to London. See photos below:

Why Dasuki, EL-Zakzaky, Sowore remain in detention – DSS

The Department of State Services, DSS, has reacted to public outcry by Nigerians about detention of some notable persons undergoing trials at the courts. DSS...

President Buhari makes early return to Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Nigeria after his foreign trip. Buhari returned ahead of time as he was scheduled to be back on 17th...

Industrialist guarantees self-reliance in Nigerian steel sector

With the present level of raw material input for Nigerian steel sector, the country is on the verge of becoming totally self-reliant to meet...

Border closure: Nigerian Govt plans total ban on steel importation

The Nigerian government has reiterated its commitment to encourage local investors in mine and steel sector, especially with the potential to provide more job...

Kogi guber: CAN speaks on support for Yahaya Bello

Rev. Dr. Samson Ayokunle, the President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, has reacted to report that the leadership of CAN is in...