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Chelsea Clinton Gives Birth To Baby Girl

Chelsea, the only child  of former President Bill Clinton and wife, Senator Hillary Clinton has been delivered of a baby girl. Chelsea,  who is married to Marc Mezvinsky announced the cheerful news this morning on her twitter page. According to her “?Marc and I are full of love, awe and gratitude as we celebrate the birth of our daughter, Charlotte ... Read More »

“Lagos Speaker, Ikuforiji Is Not Corrupt”-Court Declares …as His Guber Campaign Goes Into Full Swing

“In criminal trial, the prosecution has the duty to prove its case beyond reasonable doubt; this duty has, first, to be discharged by the prosecution by making, at least, a prima facie case. If it fails to establish such a case, the accused is entitled to be discharged without being called upon to enter their defence. There is no corresponding ... Read More »

Released Chibok Girl Found Four Months Pregnant

Miss Susan Ishaya, one of the abducted Chibok schoolgirls released this week by Boko Haram insurgents, has been discovered to be four months pregnant, confirming the fears of the public that the female students who were kidnapped more than five months ago are being raped and physically abused. Chairman of the Chibok community in Abuja, Tsambido Hosea Abana, confirmed the ... Read More »

FG Withdraws N6.5bn Fraud Case against Ex-Works Minister, Others

The federal government has discontinued the trial of a former Minister of Works, Hassan Lawal, charged with nine others over an alleged N6.5billion fraud in the execution of a contract awarded in 2007 for the construction of a bridge on River Benue to link Kogi to Nasarawa States. The ex-minister had been standing trial on a 46-count charge marked: FHC/ABJ/CR/38/2011 ... Read More »

Boko Haram lists 19 chiefs in 30 girls swap deal

Boko Haram has listed 19 of its commanders to be swapped with 30 Chibok girls, The Nation learnt yesterday. The  Federal Government and the facilitators of talks with the sect have the list, a source said. Also included is the list of 30 girls, who may be set free to test the Federal Government’s commitment to the swap deal before ... Read More »

Military pronounces Abubakar Shekau dead

The loquacious man who appeared in many videos taunting President Goodluck Jonathan and his American counterpart Barack Obama is dead, the military announced yesterday. The clarification by Defence Headquarters (DHQ) spokesman Major-Gen. Chris Olukolade ended the controversy over the fate of the man who the military said assumed “Abubakar Shekau”,  the late “eccentric” leader of the Boko Haram. Residents of ... Read More »

Abducted Chibok Girl Found in Mubi

One of the female students, named Susan, who was abducted by the Boko Haram sect from Government Secondary School, Chibok in Borno State last April, was found by the police in the early hours of wednesday in Mubi, Adamawa State, two days after she was thrown off a truck by her captors, THISDAY has learnt. This is just as the Defence Headquaters ... Read More »

We’ll Stop Candidates with Criminal Records in 2015

We are meeting today (Wednesday) to strategise on the 2015 elections and how to serve Nigerians better. This meeting will focus on 2015 elections and roadmap for the police. As the chairman of the (police) electoral committee, I have made plans for the elections and we will discuss it so everyone can know his responsibility. “The police will collaborate with ... Read More »

Atiku Fails To Impress As He Declares For President

Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar failed to impress many as he officially declared his intention to once again run for the Presidency of Nigeria on the platform of the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) At a well-attended ceremony held inside the YarAdua Centre,Abuja, Alhaji Atiku did not give details of his roadmap for turning the nation around nor did ... Read More »

When President Jonathan visited Pastor TB Joshua (in Pictures)

When President Goodluck Jonathan was in Lagos over the weekend to attend a mega rally by the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), he also made out time to visit The Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN)  for an on-the-spot assessment and commiserate with Pastor TB Joshua over the building collapse in the church premises that so far claimed 80 lives including many ... Read More »