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End of Reccesion: “We have more work to do”-Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari believes his administration still has more work to do, despite Nigeria’s exit from economic recession. The President says the Federal Government will not rest until the impact of the nation’s new economic status is being felt by all Nigerians. The National Bureau of Statistics had earlier on Tuesday released new figures which showed that the Nigerian economy ... Read More »

Benue: Osinbajo to visit Makurdi today

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is billed to arrive Makurdi, the Benue State capital, on Wednbesday for an on-the-spot assessment of the recent flood that ravaged parts of the state. According to the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Samuel Ortom, Terver Akase, the Vice President who is expected to fly in through the Makurdi Airport would be received by the state ... Read More »

Police arrest three men with human heads, hands

The  Police Command in Osun on Tuesday said it arrested three male suspects, with two human heads and hands in the state. The Commissioner of Police, Mr Fimihan Adeoye, told newsmen in Osogbo that the suspects were arrested on Aug. 29 during a police stop and search operation. “On Aug. 29 at about 1;02 p.m, a police patrol team on ... Read More »

AMCON denies Arik takeover talks with Ethiopian Airlines

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has denied it has opened talks with Ethiopian Airlines over the take over of the management of distressed Arik Air Limited. AMCON in a statement late Monday refuted media reports credited to CNN last week that it had received a formal offer by Ethiopian Airlines to take charge of Arik Air. “Our attention ... Read More »

Fake News!Buhariin Daura not US-Presidency

The Federal Government has debunked rumours making the rounds that President Mohammadu Buhari has travelled to the United States of America. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, disclosed this Sunday through a statement. He stated that the handle which used his name to broadcast that the president has travelled to New York is fake, and not his. ... Read More »

Just In: Resident Doctors Begin Strike

Hope of averting another bout of crisis in the healthcare sector failed this morning as the National Executive Committee (NEC) of National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) rose from its meeting in Abuja, voting for total and indefinite strike. NARD President, Dr. Onyebueze John, in a text message said “Rising from our NEC meeting, which started by 7pm yesterday and ... Read More »

Ojude Oba will never die-Amosun, Awujale

Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun (left); Awujale of of Ijebuland, Oba Sikiru Kayode Adetona and Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun and the Awujale of Ijebuland, Oba Sikiru Adetona, yesterday said the yearly Ojude Oba festival will never die, describing it as a veritable cultural monument. They stated this at the 2017 edition of the event, which celebrated yesterday by the ... Read More »

Paul Akinnouye, 19, charged for stabbing this man to death in London

Detectives investigating the murder of Jordon Wright in Blackheath have charged a man with murder. [A] Paul Akinnuoye, 19 (19.01.98) of Cobbetts Ride, Tunbridge Wells was charged on Friday, 1 September with the murder of Jordon Wright. He appeared in custody at Maidstone Magistrates’ Court on Saturday, 2 September and was remanded to appear in custody at Maidstone Crown Court ... Read More »

Frank Edoho”Why I left Who Wants To Be A Millionaire

Broadcaster, Frank Edoho, the man who has become synonymous with the game show, Who Wants To Be A Millionaire has revealed that contractual differences having to do with financed informed his decision to quit the show. Edoho took to his twitter page to dispel rumours that he was kicked out of the show by the Producers, Ultima Studios on the ... Read More »

Diezani:SERAP asks FG to seek ICC’s help for her arrest

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently seek from the International Criminal Court an arrest warrant to bring Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke before the court on allegations of corruption against her, which the government should consider as crimes against humanity and serious enough for it to sanction her prosecution before the court. The organization also ... Read More »