News

I’ve Not Assured Any Ethnic Group Gov Position –Wike

5 months ago /
Nation  Politics 

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, said on Monday he had not promised any ethnic group the position of the governor.

At least 14 dead in Chinese mines

5 months ago /
International News 

The local authorities said two people were still trapped underground at the mine in Guizhou province.

Club’s Victory Celebrations, Football Fan Shot Dead

5 months ago /
International News 

A 24-year-old football fan was shot dead Sunday in Montevideo while celebrating Nacional’s victory in the Uruguayan championship, local media reported.

Sowore's Release - The Nation Newspaper

5 months ago /
Nation 

Another widely read Nigerian newspaper, The Nation, has joined in calling for the release of Omoyele Sowore.

Malami Now In Charge Of Sowore’s Case

5 months ago /
Nation 

Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami has asked the Department of State Services (DSS) to forward Omoyele Sowore’s case file to his office.

Reps To Investigate Insurance Violation By MDAs

5 months ago /
Nation 

The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate breaches, impunity and other infractions of some federal government institutions on insurance and actuarial matters.

Stanbic IBTC Bank Supports Entertainment Industry

5 months ago /
Nation 

Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc has reaffirmed its interest in the growth of the Nigerian entertainment industry in Nigeria. 

Ex-Commissioner Bemoan Politicians

5 months ago /
Nation 

Former Commissioner for Information in Ondo State, Mr. Kayode Akinmade, has commiserated with the people of Ifedore Local Government over the death of their two illustrious sons and ex-chairmen of the local government, Messrs. Dele Osakuade and Adetoye Obele.

Aisha Attack Over Villa Crisis By Buhari’s Kinsmen

5 months ago /
Nation 

Kinsmen of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), have faulted his wife, Aisha, over her Wednesday’s statement, which attacked the  Senior Special Assistant to the President, Garba Shehu.

Bauchi Auto Crash, 28 Family Members dead

5 months ago /
Nation 

No fewer than 28 persons said to be members of the same family were reportedly burnt beyond recognition in a fatal auto crash that occurred on the Bauchi-Kano federal highway in Bauchi State.

Two INEC Staff Convicted For Receiving Bribes

5 months ago /
Nation 

A high court sitting in Yola, presided by Justice Nathan Musa on Thursday jailed two Independent National Electoral Commission staff for 42 years for collecting bribes.

Lawyers Ransack Lahore Hospital, Patients Dead - Pakistan Protest

5 months ago /
International News 

Three patients died when hundreds of lawyers attacked a hospital in Lahore during a furious dispute with doctors.

 

400-Level student killed in Kogi exam hall by Gunmen

5 months ago /
Nation 

The Kogi State Command of the Nigeria Police has confirmed the death of Apeh Joseph by unknown gunmen at the Kogi State University, Ayingba.

NHRC Takes Nigeria’s Right Violation To International Bodies

5 months ago /
Nation 

The Abuja branch of the Nigerian Bar Association and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, on Tuesday said the President Muhammadu Buhari administration performed poorly in protecting and enforcing human rights of Nigerians.

World's Newest Nation, Bougainville People Votes To Create It

5 months ago /
International News 

Bougainville has voted by a landslide for independence from Papua New Guinea, according to official referendum results released Wednesday, a major step toward creating the world’s newest nation.

Six Killed In Czech Hospital Shooting, Suspected Found Dead

5 months ago /
International News 

Suspect shoots self after carrying out gun rampage in hospital waiting room, which also critically injured two.

Anglican Bishop - Nigerians Hope In God

5 months ago /
Nation 

The Anglican Bishop of Kubwa Diocese, Rt. Rev. Duke Akamisoko, has urged Nigerians to put their hope in God in the midst of challenges facing the country.

Victim - Explosive Brought To School By A Policeman’s Son

5 months ago /
Nation 

Chubuike Nwani, the victim of the explosion, said his classmate and son of a policeman brought the Improvised Explosive Device to the school.

Russia Let Down Nation's Clean Athletes, Paralympics Chief 'Disgusted'

5 months ago /
International News 

WADA’s executive committee acted on Monday after concluding that Moscow had planted fake evidence 

DSS Operatives Invade Court, Judge, Lawyers Flee, Rearrest Sowore

5 months ago /
Nation 

Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court in Abuja abruptly suspended sitting and fled her court on Friday as operatives of the Department of State Service invaded the courtroom.