Police arrest notorious, fake cripple in Kano

The Police on Tuesday said they had arrested a fake cripple, who specialised in criminal activities in Kano metropolis. The Police Public Relations Officer, Zone I, DSP Sambo Sokoto, disclosed this in an interview in Kano. He...

Cross River super highway bogged down by politics

For over decades now, Cross  River State  has  been  noted  for its landmark achievements  in the areas  of  tourism, agriculture  and  rural  development. And it was  in  the light of this  that  Governor Ben  Ayade,...

I am sorry: Ousted Korean leader Park Geun-hye

Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye appeared Tuesday in the prosecutors’ office to be questioned over a corruption scandal that led to her impeachment earlier this month, with an apology to the Korean people. Park said...

Gunmen Attack Benue Community Leaving at Least 20 Persons Dead

At least 20 persons were killed in Zaki Biam, Ukum Local Government Area of Benue State on Monday evening, a report by Daily Post reports. Udam Wuhe, a leader in Zaki Biam community which shares boundary with Wukari...

Contractors in trouble as NDDC barks

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has started compiling a list of abandoned projects and given 30 days to defaulting contractors to return to work. The Commission warned the contractors who abandoned jobs in the nine oil...

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...

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...

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....

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...

Trump to tender Obama wiretapping evidence

U.S. President Donald Trump has said that he will shock Americans with the evidence of the wiretapping ordered by former President Barack Obama at Trump Tower during last year’s presidential campaign. Trump who said this in...