Kashim Shettima, the governor of Borno, has said that the state which is the hotbed of Boko Haram insurgency, is safer than many states in Nigeria. Shettima made the declaration when he spoke to the Chairman House Committee on Army, Rima Shawulu and other members of the House of Representatives...
Unable to hold their peace any longer, residents of Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State, on Tuesday took to the major streets of the town to protest unrestrained daily attacks of bandits in the area. Involved in the protest were grown-up men, youths and children. They were said to...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) ON Monday alleged that Dame Patience Jonathan, wife of former President Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, continued receiving her N700, 000 monthly salary seven months after she retired as a civil servant. It said the former First Lady, who effectively retired from the Bayelsa State...
The pioneer Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr Nuhu Ribadu, has arrived the Tuesday’s proceedings of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja. When the matter slated for the day, the petition filed by Hope Democratic Party and its candidate, Ambrose Awuru, was called, Ribadu a top...
Outgoing Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, said on Monday that he had grown wiser politically, having spent four years in office. Ambode was at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, to pay what he called, ‘Thank you visit’ to President Muhammadu Buhari. Buhari had visited Lagos last month to inaugurate some projects initiated...
The United States’ crude oil imports from Nigeria plunged to 539,000 barrels per day in February from 4.87 million bpd in January. The US imports of Nigerian crude have dropped in recent months, hitting almost a four-year low in February. The country bought 5.18 million bpd in December, down from...
The two-year relationship between one David and Kenile Nwabuzor ended on a tragic note when the 26-ear old woman decided to kill herself over disagreements between the two. She was said to have committed suicide on Thursday, April 11, 2019 when David said he is no longer interested in their...
The Assistant Inspector General of Police in charge of Zone Six, AIG Musa Kimo, has slammed some police personnel for contravening deployment orders and getting themselves killed in the process. The police boss made his displeasure known at the Police Headquarters, Diamond Hill, Calabar while addressing some personnel of the...
Hon. Justice A.M. Lawal of the High Court of Lagos State, sitting at Tafawa Balewa Square Complex, Lagos delivered Judgment in the case of Mr Adeola Olusodo v. Multichoice Nigeria Limited with Suit Number LD/ADR/147/2013 on 30 April 2019, awarding the sum of N2,000,000 (Two Million Naira) only...
Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has withdrawn his assent on controversial bill passed by state House of Assembly seeking life pension for lawmakers. Commissioner for Information, Mr. Daniel Iworiso-Markson, quoted Dickson as conveying the decision to decline assent to the bill in a letter to the Speaker of the Assembly,...