Nigerians in America jittery as Trump begins raid of illegal immigrants

There are indications that some Nigerians may be affected in the ongoing raids on undocumented aliens ordered by the United States President, Mr Donald...

If a small state like Bayelsa has three senators, Nigeria’s Constitution...

President Muhammadu Buhari has described the 1999 Constitution as fair to all segments of the country. To justify his position, Buhari cited the fact that...

I have no problem with minimum wage implementation – Gov. Masari

Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State, says his administration has no problem with implementation of the new national minimum wage for workers. Masari gave the...

Two farmers shot dead as Boko Haram raids Chibok

Two farmers have been shot dead by suspected Boko Haram insurgents in Kautikari village, Chibok local government area of Borno state. A source, who confirmed...

We have no hands in El-Zakzaky’s trial -FG declares

The federal government says it is not involved in the ongoing trial of Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN). In a...

Atiku, PDP close case at tribunal – after calling 62 witnesses

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Atiku Abubakar, its presidential candidate, have closed their case at the presidential election petitions tribunal. Chris Uche, counsel to...

Army investigates video of soldier assaulting motorist in Lagos

The Army said yesterday that it had begun investigation into the assault of a motorist at Obalende, Lagos Island, by a man dressed in...

US offers $7.5 Million in scholarships to over 303 Nigerian students

Even as Nigeria remains the 13th highest sending country of international students to the US, with about 12, 693 Nigerians currently studying in the...

OSUN: Adeleke replies Oyetola – ‘Dancing is better than looting government...

The candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the 2018 governorship election in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke has slammed the state governor, Mr....

Kidnappers of Samson Siasia’s mother demand N70 million ransom

The abductors of Mrs. Beauty Siasia, mother of ex-Super Eagles coach and striker, Samson Siasia, has reportedly demanded N70 million for her release. It was...

Exclusive: Jafaru Isa, Akume top list of fresh ministerial nominees as...

President Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly submitted the long-awaited ministerial list to the President of the Senate and Chairman of the National Assembly, Senator Ahmed...

In Abuja, IGP forbids protests beyond Unity Fountain

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the restriction of all forms of protests within the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, to the Unity Fountain,...

Buhari to Herdsmen: Remain where you are, ignore NEF’s order

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a message to Fulani herdsmen urging them to ignore the recent call by the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) asking...

AFCON 2019 leading scorers

Egypt on Wednesday: 5: Ighalo (NGR) 3: Mahrez, Ounas (both ALG), Bakambu (COD), Mane (SEN) 2: Elmohamady, Salah (both EGY), Kodjia, Zaha (both CIV), Andriamahitsinoro (MAD), J....

Buhari changes official portrait

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday, approved a new portrait for public use. This was made known by Bashir Ahmad, his aide on New Media on...

APC finally reacts to killing of Afenifere leader’s daughter

The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has finally reacted to the murder of Funke Olakunrin, daughter of Chief Rueben Fasoranti, Afenifere leader, by yet...

CAN Headquarter Disassociate Itself From Pastors Who Paid A Visit To...

The Christian Association Of Nigeria (CAN ) has dissociated itself from the visit which occurred on Sunday, July 14, 2019. It was reported that some...

Gov. Seyi Makinde must explain source of his 48bn wealth –...

Oyo State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has challenged Governor Seyi Makinde, to explain the source of his N48 billion asset made...

Senate moves to resolve inter-union crisis in varsities, halts strike

The Senate on Tuesday, mandated it’s President, Ahmad Lawan, to invite the leadership of both academic and non-academic staff unions of universities for a...

FG generated N39bn from passport issuance, others in 12 months

The Nigerian Immigration Services generated a total of N39.06bn through the issuance of passports and other services within the 2018 fiscal period. The figure is...