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Buhari signs Open Defecation Free order into law

President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday signed Executive Order 009 entitled, ‘The Open Defecation-Free Nigeria by 2025 and Other Related Matters Order’ into law. The Order...

Border closure: CBN alleys fear as inflation increases

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has stated that the rise in inflation will drop in another three to four months. CBN Governor, Godwin...

Burna Boy reacts to Grammy nomination

Burna Boy has reacted to his nomination for the 2020 Grammy Awards. Burna Boy on Wednesday got nominated for Grammy Award for Best World...

Tinubu suitable for 2023 Nigerian president– Guru Maharaj ji

The founder of One Love Family, Satguru Maharaj Ji, has described the APC National Leader, Sen. Bola Tinubu, as fit and suitable for...

Grammy 2020: Burna Boy receives 2 nominations [see full list]

The 2020 Grammy Awards nomination list has been released and its a big win for Nigeria because Burna Boy's boy 'African Giant' album made...

Mother of six throws her one-day-old baby in a soak-away pit in Ogun (photo)

Men of the Ogun state police command have arrested 30-year-old, Risikat Olabintan, pictured above, for throwing her one-day-old baby into a soak-away...

Man arrested for blackmailing ladies he had sex with

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested one Chuks Emmanuel,for extorting money from ladies he had sex with at the Egbeda area of...

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...