Wednesday, July 17, 2019

How safe are Nigerians in South Africa?

The killing of a senior government official in her hotel room in South Africa has reignited calls for stiffer measures against the country...

PDP reacts to Obasanjo’s open letter, warns Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari on the insecurity has vindicated the...

Many feared dead, others injured as two-storey building collapses in Jos

A two-storey building in Dilimi community of Jos North LGA of Plateau State, has collapsed, leading to the death of three persons, and...

Presidency reacts to criticisms against Buhari over murder of Afenifere leader’s daughter

The Presidency said it has noted public concerns on the unfortunate attack leading to the death of daughter of the Afenifere leader, Pa...

Oyo: Makinde releases details of N48bn assets declared to CCB

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde on Monday fulfilled his campaign promise to publicly declare his assets. The Governor, who visited the Oyo state...

FRSC sets Sept 1 as deadline for trucks, tankers to get safety standards

The Federal Road Safety Corps says articulated vehicles without minimum safety standards would be barred from operating in the nation’s ports and tank...

Insecurity has been tamed – Buratai

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My child’s abductor was a new convert in our church —Mum of kidnap victim

The mother of a five-year-old girl who was abducted last Wednesday has said that the kidnap suspect, identified as Ahmed, was a new...

Sex-for-marks: EKSU lecturer alleges frame up, heads to court

Abiodun Nejo, Ado Ekiti A lecturer at the Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti, Dr Olayeye Aduwo, on Monday denied involvement in the sex-for-marks allegations...

SARS: We did not kill Francis, Police fume

By Nwafor Sunday With the death of one Mr Francis who reportedly died in the hands of members of the special anti-robbery squad, SARS,...

Edo Assembly confirms 6 commissioner nominees

  Frank Okiye, Edo Assembly Speaker The Edo State House of Assembly on Monday screened and confirmed six nominees as commissioners in the state. Recall that...

I Slept With My Brother-In-Law Thinking It Was My Husband

A woman identified as Kuditat Ajayi told Igando Customary Court that she slept with her brother-in-law thinking it was her husband.The husband of...

Tribunal to rule on INEC, Buhari, APC’s bid to stop PDP’s video evidence

…Atiku, PDP seek to play video during Showunmi’s testimony as 40th petitioners’ witness Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal is to, later on...

SSANU, NASU ground UNIBADAN over earned allowance, threaten to occupy Aso Rock [PHOTOS]

Members of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, SSANU, and the Non-Academic Staff Union, NASU, University of Ibadan branches on Monday began...

BREAKING: 2019 election: Supreme Court strikes out suit against Wike’s eligibility

The Supreme Court has struck out a suit challenging the eligibility of Governor Nyesom Wike for the last governorship election in Rivers State. In...

Atiku to Buhari : Enough of ‘talk, talk and talk’ on security

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Bayelsa commissioner dies

THE Baylesa State Commissioner for Local Government Administration, Mrs. Agatha Goma, has died. Family sources said the commissioner, who buried her husband early in...

Soyinka writes off Buhari’s govt

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Sanwo-Olu to re-launch ‘one house, one tree’ campaign

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Sunday said he will re-launch ‘One House, One Tree’ campaign across the state. The move, he said, would...

Jungle justice: Police arrest five for alleged murder

THE police in Lagos have arrested a woman Bolanle Muhammed and four others for the alleged murder of a 22-year-old man wrongly accused...

Adron Homes targets W’African expansion

Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi The Group Managing Director of Adron Homes and Properties Limited, Dr Adetola EmmanuelKing, has said the company would soon expand beyond Nigeria...