Monday, December 9, 2019

ICPC arraigns two Benue state officials for N4bn fraud

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC have arraigned two officials of the Benue State Government, before the Benue State...

Ekiti LG election meets global standards, says observers

The Coalition of Civil Society Domestic Election Observer Groups has described the recently conducted local government election in Ekiti State as meeting global...

The Oraifite Mayhem: Adf Condemns Police Brutality And Calls For Judicial Panel Of Inquiry

By Ala-Igbo Development Foundation (ADF) The Ala-Igbo Development Foundation (ADF), after a careful and critical review of the police invasion of the home...

Nigeria: Progress On Lagos-Ibadan Standard Gauge Rail

Chiemelie Ezeobi writes that the march towards the completion of the Lagos-Ibadan Standard Gauge Rail is gaining traction That the system rail is a...

I’ll never contest any election in Nigeria again – Danjuma Goje declares

Senator representing Gombe Central in the Nigerian Senate, Muhammad Danjuma Goje, has announced his intention not to contest elections in the future. The lawmaker,...

Boko Haram: Troops kill 8 terrorists, rescue 14 women, 17 children in Borno

The combined troops of 68/94 Battalions of Operation LAFIYA DOLE deployed at Malam Fatori in Abadam LGA of Borno State conducted an aggressive...

Sex tape: It’s abnormal for young woman to be swallowing – Babcock VC

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Why APC, PDP must support 2023 Igbo Presidency – VON DG, Okechukwu

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Director General, Voice of Nigeria (VON), Osita Okechukwu, has called on the All Progressives...

Nigeria: 800000 Nigerian Women Live With Fistula – UNFPA

Kaduna — The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) says 800,000 women live with Vesico Vaginal Fistula VVF in Nigeria. The UNFPA also said there...

CIIN warns newly inducted professionals, others against unethical behaviour

Favour Obiemeka   As the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN) inducts 143 Associates and five Fellows into the Institute, the President, Mr Eddie Efekoha...

Buni suspends traditional ruler over sodomy

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Pupils Attack Teacher After Allegedly Taking Hard Drugs

Some pupils of the Zappa Secondary School in Asaba, the Delta State capital, have been arrested by the police after they allegedly launched...

Belema Pipeline set to build DHU tank farm in Rivers

Rosemary Nwisi, Port Harcourt An oil pipeline company, Belema Pipeline Limited, is set to begin the construction of a Dehydration Unit (DHU) Tank Farm...

I signed sex-tape girl’s expulsion letter in tears — Babcock VC

Daud Olatunji, Abeokuta The President and Vice-Chancellor of  the Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo, Ogun State, Prof. Tayo Ademola, said he shed tears while signing the...

Fed Govt to introduce new visa regime to boost economy

The Comptroller General (CGI) of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Mr Muhammad Babandede, has said the Federal Government is planning to introduce a new...

Daniel, Fayose, Akala fraud cases to get pep

Yusuf Alli, Abuja Following the conclusion of the fraud case against Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has revved...

Preacher Bonnke, popular across Africa, dies at 79

Washington (AFP) - German evangelical preacher Reinhard Bonnke, who claimed to perform miracles on stage and had a huge following in Africa, died...

Truck crushes three to death in Osun

…Pregnant woman, others injured Chukwudi Akasike,  Port Harcourt Bola Bamigbola, Osogbo Three people, including a commercial motorcyclist, lost their lives on Saturday when a truck...

Traditional ruler suspended indefinitely for allegedly raping six-year-old boy in Yobe

Teenage boys, girls raped in Nigeria daily, sexual violence report reveals A traditional ruler in Yobe State has been suspended indefinitely from his position...

Businessman, AMCON in legal tussle over N208m debt

Robert Egbe   A Federal High Court in Lagos will on Monday hear a motion by a businessman, Uche Francis Ubajaka, challenging the freezing of...

Obaseki Expands Agripreneur Scheme To Cover Piggery, Cassava, Oil Palm Production

In a move to sustain the Agripreneur Scheme designed to boost food security and create wealth for farmers in the state, Edo State...

Sowore’s Rearrest: DSS Desecrated Court, Their Leader Apologised, Falana Insists

Counsel to Mr. Omoyele Sowore and human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN) has insisted that the DSS is guilty of desecrating the court...

2020 Budget: Ahmad Lawan ignites hope in National Assembly and Nigeria

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