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Buhari Congratulates Mrs. Beatrice Ekwueme On 85th Birthday

1 week ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent warm greetings to the family of former Vice President, Alex Ekwueme on the 85th birthday of his wife, Mrs. Beatrice Chigozili Ekwueme.

PDP, Atiku Defeated Buhari in Katsina, Party Chairman Tells Tribunal

1 week ago /
Politics 

The State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Katsina State, Salisu Maijigiri, told the Presidential Election Tribunal, that his party’s presidential candidate in the February 23 election, Atiku Abubakar, defeated President Muhammadu Buhari, in the state.

INEC Meets Media

1 week ago /
Nation  Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, continues its review of the 2019 general elections on Monday with an interactive session with senior journalists and editors in Lagos.

Appeal Court Reserves Judgment

1 week ago /
Judiciary 

Chairman Police Service Commission, Musiliu Smith wants the Federal government to make police recruitment a continuous one in order to make up for the shortage of police officers in the country.

Buhari's Academic Qualification Has Been Questioned

1 week ago /
Politics 

The Appeal Court in Abuja division has reserved judgment in the appeal filed by Ukpai Ukairo against President Muhammadu Buhari challenging his academic qualification for the 2019 presidential election.

Tribunal Confirms Governor Wike's Re-election, Dismisses Petition Of AAC And Its Candidate

1 week ago /
Politics 

The Rivers state governorship election tribunal has dismissed the petition filed by the African Action Congress, AAC governorship candidate in the 2019 general elections, Biokpomabo Awara, against Independent National Electoral Commission, Governor Nyesom Wike and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

Buhari Kicks Against Admission Of Own Bio-data To INEC

1 week ago /
Politics 

President Muhammadu Buhari objected to the admission of his form CF001 which contained his personal data submitted to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for February 23, presidential election.

Presidential Tribunal Update: Hearing Day 3

1 week ago /
Politics 

The presidential election petition tribunal commenced on Monday with the petitioner Abubakar Atiku and his party, PDP tendering result sheets from four local government in Kano state.

Madagascar Continue AFCON Fairy-Tale As They Reach Quarter Finals

1 week ago /
Sports  

Madagascar’s remarkable run at the Africa Cup of Nations continued with a penalty shootout win over DR Congo, while Algeria progressed to the quarter-finals with a 3-0 victory over Guinea.

Mr. Kyari Assumes Office Today As GMD Of NNPC

1 week ago /
Environment 

Mr Mele Kolo Kyari will today assume office as the new Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC).

World Cup Winners Ask U.S. President For Gender Pay Equality

1 week ago /
Sports  

Megan Rapinoe and her team did what Donald Trump told them to do — they finished the job. Now the question is, how will the President honour World Cup winners who have carved out a remarkable political and societal legacy?

Ooni, Soyinka Warn Political Leaders Against Ruga

1 week ago /
Politics 

The Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi, and Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka have warned Nigerian political leaders to take active steps towards providing solutions to socio-political conflicts that could lead Nigeria to another civil war.

UK Minister To Apologize To Ivanka Over Leaked Confidential Memos

1 week ago /
International News 

Britain’s trade minister said on Monday he would apologize to U.S. President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka for a leak of confidential memos in which the UK ambassador describes the U.S. administration as “dysfunctional” and “inept”.

Buhari On Libya’s Stability

1 week ago /
Security 

President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged Nigeria’s continued support for Libya’s quest to regain political and security stability.

Buhari Commends IDB On Infrastructure

1 week ago /
Politics 

President Muhammadu Buhari says no amount of money is too much to revamp Nigeria’s development challenges, especially with a growing population and infrastructure deficit. President Muhammadu Buhari said Sunday in Niamey, Niger Republic.

Disney Channel star Cameron Boyce dies at 20

1 week ago /
Entertainment  International News 

Popular Disney star, Cameron Boyce has died at the age of 20. According to reports, he passed away in his sleep on the night of July 7. Boyce was best known for his roles in the Disney series, Jessie and Descendants, the movie.

BBNaija 2019: Isilomo and Avala Evicted

1 week ago /
Entertainment 

Housemates Isilomo and Avala have been evicted from the 2019 Big Brother Naija house, making them the first set of housemates to exit the reality show.

Women's World Cup:USA Retains Title

1 week ago /
Sports  

USA made history by becoming just the second nation to defend the Women's World Cup with a 2-0 victory over the Netherlands in the final in Lyon on Sunday.

Trump warns Iran after Tehran vows to boost uranium enrichment

1 week ago /
International News  Politics 

U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday said Iran “better be careful,” hours after Tehran announced it would shortly boost its uranium enrichment above a cap set by a landmark 2015 nuclear deal.

Buhari Signs AFCFTA Agreement

1 week ago /
Politics 

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement, making Nigeria the 53rd state on the continent to append its signature to the document.