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Arogundade: DSS should stop harassing activists putting Buhari on his toes – HURIWA

Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria on Thursday, told the Department of State Services to stop harassing human rights activists who put the President, Major Gen...

At last, FIFA clears Leicester’s Ademola Lookman to represent Nigeria

The Nigeria Football Federation says it has received the decision of world football–governing body, FIFA, that Leicester City FC of England player Ademola Lookman can now represent Nigeria at inter...

2023: Conducting credible elections, only legacy left for Buhari -Tambuwal

Governor of Sokoto State and Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party’s Governors’ Forum, Aminu Tambuwal, has said the only legacy left for the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), is...

Reps quiz finance ministry over N17bn extra-budgetary spending

The House of Representatives’ Committee on Public Accounts, on Thursday, asked the Federal Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning to present evidence of approval for the over N17bn extra...

Nollywood veteran, Romanus ‘Natty’ Amuta, dies at 79

Veteran actor, Romanus Amuta, popularly known as ‘Natty’ in the foremost soap, ‘New Masquerade’ is dead.The New Masquerade was one of the most popular soaps of the 1980s.Amuta died on...

Appeal court adjourns case seeking Buhari’s removal, Atiku’s declaration as president

An appeal to nullify President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory in the 2019 election, was on Wednesday, adjourned byA Court of Appeal in Abuja has adjourned a case seeking the removal Major Genera...

Lagos adopts new measures to end domestic, sexual violence

Lagos State Government, through its Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency, has adopted a town hall meeting approach to sensitise residents on the negative effect of domestic and sexual violence and a...

Reps approve bill to raise academic qualification for President, others 

The House of Representatives has passed for second reading, a bill seeking to raise the academic qualification for the seat of President of Nigeria, governor of a state and other elective public of...

Govt unconcerned, unresponsive to development, says ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has said the Nigerian government is against education and is unconcerned about development in the country.Speaking after a rally and congress at the ...

2023: Elect politicians that can develop Nigeria, Issa Aremu urges Nigerians

The Director-General of Michael Imoudu National Institute for Labour Studies, Ilorin, Kwara State, Comrade Issa Aremu, has urged Nigerians to start thinking beyond the passage of the Electoral Act ...

[BREAKING] Queues: FG confirms supply of petrol with methanol above specification

The Federal Government through the Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority on Tuesday said petrol, with methanol quantities above Nigeria’s specification, was discovered in...

Presidency: I want to stop Nigeria from disintegration, says Tambuwal

GOVERNOR Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State said he declared interest to contest for the president to save the country from total disintegration. Tambuwal, who arrived in Gusau, the ...

Abuja, Niger crash deaths worry FRSC, corps plan sanctions

The Federal Road Safety Corps has decried the increasing number of auto crashes in the Federal Capital Territory and Niger State.The corps added that the fatalities recorded in the crashes w...

Sanwo-Olu signs three regulatory bills

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has signed into law three bills which were earlier passed by the state House of Assembly.Sanwo-Olu disclosed this on Monday while also sweari...

Nwaoboshi backs Asaba monarch’s decision, decries attempt to polarise Anioma congress

The Senator representing Delta North Senatorial District in the Upper chamber of the national assembly, Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, has decried attempts by some persons he described as political jobbe...

2023: Osinbajo debunks plan to declare for presidency after APC convention

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has denied reports that he plans to declare his intention to run for president ahead of the 2023 elections after the All Progressives Congress Convention slated for Feb...

Reps probe 45 million accounts without BVN, N1.2tn stuck in banks

The House of Representatives’ Ad Hoc Committee on Unclaimed Funds in the Nigerian Commercial Banks and Infractions by the Central Bank of Nigeria has begun investigation of funds stuck in the Depos...

IPOB: Why FG can’t reveal how Nnamdi Kanu was extradited -Lawyer

Aloy Ejimakor, Special Counsel for the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has challenged the Nigerian government to reveal how the IPOB leader was arrested and extradi...

BREAKING: NFF drops Peseiro, retains Eguavoen, appoints Amuneke chief coach

The Nigeria Football Federation on Monday announced the reconstitution of the technical crew of the Senior Men National Team, Super Eagles, with Augustine Eguavoen staying as Interim Technical Advi...

[BREAKING] Hushpuppi: FG, US discussing extradition of Abba Kyari, says Malami

The Attorney of the General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), says the United States Government and the Nigerian Government are discussing the possible extradition o...