Senator Kamala Harris announces US presidential run

Senator Kamala Harris announced Monday that she is seeking to become the first African American woman to hold the office of US president, joining an already-crowded field of Democrats lining up to take on Donald…

‘A Man Without Waec Is Planning To Teach A PhD Holder A Lesson’ – Nigerians React As Buhari Vow To Deal With Obasanjo

The statement issued by presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, on behalf of Buhari accusing former president, Olusegun Obasanjo,  of being hostile to leaders he has no control over  has sparked reactions from Nigerians. The statement was…

Again, court stops FG from removing CJN

The Federal High Court Abuja, has restrained the Federal Government from forcefully removing the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen from office. Justice Edward Ekwo gave the order on Monday in Abuja while ruling…

Tinubu Shades Obasanjo, Assures Him Of 95% Vote

Bola Ahmed TinubuNational Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has replied ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo‘s open letter, describing him as one of the “expired leaders.” Tinubu added that if the association of persons he…

Facebook’s WhatsApp limits users to 5 text forwards to curb rumours

Facebook Inc’s (FB.O) WhatsApp is limiting worldwide the number of times a user can forward a message to five, starting on Monday, the popular messaging service looks to fight “misinformation and rumours”, company executives said…

Buhari Reveals What Idiagbon Did When He Was Overthrown In 1985

President Muhammadu Buhari speaks during a meeting at the State House in Abuja  President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed what his former deputy, late Major General Tunde Idiagbon did for him after his government was overthrown…

Former Super Eagles player, Efe Sodje & his brothers jailed for fraud in the UK

Former professional footballers Efe and Stephen Sodje, along with brother Bright, were given prison sentences for fraud last year in the U.K. The three brothers were found to have siphoned off more than £60,000 given…

Confusion over Lagos 2019 budget presentation

Increased security presence at the Lagos State House of Assembly early on Monday raised speculation that Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode was set to officially present the state’s 2019 budget proposals to the state lawmakers. The News…

A’Ibom: APC begins governorship campaigns, promises economic development

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Monday launched its governorship campaigns in Uyo with the promise to bring economic prosperity to the state if the party’s governorship candidate, Mr Nsima Ekere is voted into power….

Dogara decries economic situation in Nigeria, calls on electorates to vote out APC 

SPEAKER of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has decried the economic situation in the country, as well as the level of poverty among Nigerians caused by what he described as bad governance under the…

Police in Rivers kill three murder suspects in a shoot-out

The Rivers Police command says it has shot dead three gunmen suspected to have killed Mr Nnafor Ogbu, the Ogale Eleme Youth President. Mr Nnamdi Omoni, the Command Spokesman, a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP)…

Again, Court stops FG from removing CJN

The Federal High Court Abuja, has restrained the Federal Government from forcefully removing the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen from office. Justice Edward Ekwo gave the order on Monday in Abuja while ruling…

‘Deceiving People With Religion And Ethnicity Is Nonsense’ — Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari has described as unacceptable the penchant of some Nigerians to hide under the canopy of ethnicity and religion to perpetrate injustice and corrupt practices.  The president made the statement while hosting…

Zuma ally took monthly bribes from South Africa company, inquiry hears

A South African former executive on Monday told a corruption probe that his old company had paid monthly bribes for years to a minister who served under scandal-tainted ex-president Jacob Zuma. Angelo Agrizzi, ex-chief operating…

Nigeria accuses opposition of plotting election violence

Nigeria’s government on Monday warned about an increase in violence before next month’s elections, accusing the main opposition of trying to foment unrest to jeopardise the vote. Information Minister Lai Mohammed said the government had…

ASUU: FG Commences Meeting With Striking Lecturers

    The Federal Government has commenced the meeting with the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) over the lingering strike. Chris Ngige, the minister of Labour and Employment,  is in attendance along with the…

I will no longer have s*x until after marriage – Leo

BBN’s Leo Dasilva has revealed that he will no longer have s*x until after marriage. Leo who has been severely linked to fellow ex-housemate, Cee-C revealed this on Twitter while reacting to a question. He…

EPL: David Luiz Reveals Why Arsenal Bashed Chelsea

David Luiz won the EPL under Conte during the 2016/17 term. Image: AFPChelsea defender, David Luiz, has said the team lost 2-0 to Arsenal in a Premier League game due to their inability to convert…

“Why Atiku Sneaked Into And Out of America” – Buhari Campaign

The President Muhammadu Buhari campaign organisation has issued the statement below analysing the recent visit of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar to the United States, as reported by Premium Times. READ FULL STATEMENT BELOW PRESS…

Rangers Get Etoile du Sahel In Caf Confederation Cup

Rangers and Lobi are Nigeria’s reps in 2019 Caf club competitions (image courtesy Rangers)Enugu Rangers have been drawn to face Tunisian heavyweights Etoile du Sahel and CS Sfaxien in Group B of the 2018/19 Caf Confederation Cup….