Corruption trial of Nigeria Supreme Court judge proceeds

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday ordered that the N4 million tendered as evidence in the ongoing trial of Supreme Court Judge, Sylvester...

Total’s Nigerian unit denies bribery, corruption allegations

Total Upstream Nigeria Limited, a subsidiary of French oil major, Total, has denied allegations of bribery and corruption regarding the provision of vessels by...

NYSC releases date for 2017 Batch B stream 2 orientation

The management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has announced date for orientation camp of 2017 Batch B, stream 2 Corps members. The orientation...

Photos: Ten African migrants perish, 290 rescued, 56 feared drowned including...

Ten migrants perished in Sunday and 56 are feared missing, including children, after their boats sank off the Libyan coast while trying to cross the Mediterranean,...

‘Stay home and improve your economies’ – President Buhari tells illegal...

Rather than dare the Sahara Desert and the Mediterranean Sea, with scores of lives lost in the process, President Muhammadu Buhari has urged illegal migrants to stay back home,...

FG releases N280m for cars for former presidents Obasanjo, Jonathan, others

The Federal government has approved the release of N280.1 million for the purchase of cars for former Heads of state and Presidents in the...

(Photos) : 491 Libyan Returnees received at Port Harcourt International Airport

Officials of the Federal and Rivers State Governments on Sunday received the 491 Libyan returnees at the Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa. While the Federal Government delegation...

President Buhari orders IGP to relocate to Benue State immediately following...

President Muhammadu Buhari has instructed the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to immediately move to Benue State to restore law and order and...

Attorney General, Abubakar Malami, reportedly approach court to stop senate’s probe...

The Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, has reportedly filed a suit before a federal high court in Abuja, seeking to stop the senate from probing...

25 African migrants drown off Libyan coast after rubber dingy capsized

25 immigrants drowned off the Libyan coast after a dingy filled with 150 immigrants capsized on Saturday morning, reported search and rescue NGOs. "Rubber dingy sunk north...

Nigerian banks stop ATM cash withdrawal abroad

Four major banks in Nigeria have barred their customers from making use of their debit and credit cards to withdraw dollars, euros, pounds and...

“Anybody thinking of going to Libya should perish the thoughts because...

The Federal Government has warned Nigerians against embarking on the dangerous journey to Libya as a means of travelling to Europe to seek greener pastures.   According...

About 20 of us were sold as slaves for $735 –...

Some of the Nigerian-Libya returnees who recently returned have narrated the harrowing ordeal they experienced while in the North African country. In a new interview...

House of Reps summon Amaechi over $195m

The House of Representatives Committee on Public Petitions has invited Rotimi Amaechi, the minister of transportation, over an alleged $195 million contract scam. Also...

Appeal Court declares Kogi east Senate seat vacant

The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Monday, December 18, declared the seat for the Kogi e on a pre-election matter instituted before the...

Boko haram threatens to revenge by bringing down Banki

Boko Haram insurgents have threatened to attack Banki a boundary town with Cameroon in desperate revenge against the military for taking down some of...

EFCC asks Mark to account for N5.4b

Former Senate President David Mark is to account for over N5.4billion slush cash and campaign funds traced to him. Part of the money is N550...

FG pleads with PENGASSAN to call off strike

The Federal Government has called on the Petroleum and Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), to halt its planned nationwide strike. Minister of Labour...

PENGASSAN to begin nationwide strike today

Barring any last minute changes, the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN, will begin a nationwide strike starting from today, December...

INEC’s Double Registration: Kogi Gov Will Respond To Allegation – Aide

Spokesperson to the Kogi State governor, Kingsley Fanwo has finally broken his silence on the raging allegation of double registration leveled against the his...

Maina: Malami seeks arrest, prosecution of ex-Pension boss

The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) Abubakar Malami (SAN) has asked a Federal High Court in Kaduna to declined...

Press: APDA Urges United Action Against Terrorism as it Commends Army

Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance (APDA) has urged Nigerians to unite and support the military in defeating terrorism in all parts of the country. APDA...

INEC registers 21 new political parties

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday said 21 associations have fulfilled constitutional requirements for registration as political parties bringing the total number to...

Driving instructor ‘rapes, strangles corps member’

A 29-year-old driving instructor, Festus Udo, has been arrested by police in Ogun for allegedly raping and strangling a female youth corps member. The Commissioner...

FG to hand over 40 contractors to EFCC for prosecution

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani Usani, this week said his ministry had compiled the list of about 40 erring contractors that would...

Heads will roll if anything happens to Magu – Muslim group...

The Muslim rights concern group (MURIC) has reacted to the recent attack that on the private residence of the Ibrahim Magu, chairman of the...

Will NYSC CV/jobs portal deliver?

Stakeholders are excited by the launch of a CV jobs portal by the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC). They say it will provide opportunities...

Police, DSS, CBN arrest currency printers in Rivers

The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, and the Rivers State Police Command in a joint sting operation on Wednesday apprehended thirteen female suspects over...

Corruption- A Monster We Must All Stand Up Against

In Nigeria, corruption is worst than cancer, it is a monster that has been consuming all that crosses its part. Jose Uqaz, the Chair of...