Buhari urges governors to pay workers’ salaries from Paris debt refunds

President Muhammadu Buhari  told Nigerian state governors today that  their priority when they receive the second tranche of Paris loan refund should be to pay salaries, pensions and gratuities. “I will not rest until I address those issues...

3 men in new video were executed -Boko Haram

FG arraigns 7 suspects over murder of 12 foreigners as soldiers raid terrorists’ camps in Borno, rescue 455 hostages  Boko Haram has released a new video showing the execution of three men the group accused of...

Afejuku – Buhari can’t drive us to the promised land

WHAT is your assessment of the present situation in the country given your past assertions against former President Jonathan? Please let us not talk about former President Jonathan. Let us leave him where he is now....

The court rules on kalu’s opposition to reveal offered by EFCC today

Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court, Lagos, will, today, rule on objection raised by former Abia State Governor, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, over a document sought to be tendered as an exhibit by the...

Fright in Lagos as rabies kill 2

RESIDENTS of Igbogbo and Ajara, in Lagos State, now live in fear of rabies (a fatal disease caused by dog bite) after it killed two within the last two weeks. Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris, who...

Fuel to Become Scarce in Southwest

For a while now, Nigeria has not witnessed extreme long queues at filling stations as a result of scarcity of petroleum products - But a warning is coming from the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of...

Nigerians spend $6.6b on telecom services: NCC

Prof. Umar  Garba Danbatta, the Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says Nigerian telecom consumers spent $6.6 billion  in 2016. Danbatta disclosed this on Wednesday in Abuja during the  launch of the NCC Year of Consumer. He said...

Akor, Peace Corps leader charged with ‘419’

A 90-count charge has been filed by the Federal Government against the leader of the Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN), Dickson Akor and its Incorporated Trustees. He is being  accused of money laundering and obtaining under false pretence,...

APC mourn Onukaba Adinoyi-Ojo – Osinbajo, Ngige

The acting president. Professor Yemi Osinbajo has shown sadness over the death of Dr Onukaba Adinoyi.ojo, a veteran journalist. Academic,a playwright, and a politician.  This all came  as the progressives congress APC,  criticize the inadequate...

Foreign ministry reject Buhari’s aide on US travel advisory

Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, has dismissed a United States of America travel advisory issued by President Muhammadu Buhari’s Senior Special Assistant on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa on Monday. Dabiri-Erewa issued the travel...