Management of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Osun State, has dismissed Prof. Richard Akindele, who was involved in a sex-for-marks saga with a female student of the institution, Miss Monica Osagie.  This was disclosed yesterday by the Vice Chancellor, Prof....
• Makes them bus owners, MASSOB protests ban Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has set aside N765 million for commercial motorcyclists in the state to enable them purchase shuttle buses following the government’s decision to restrict them from operating...
▪Igbo, Middle Belt, Yoruba groups reject FG’s plan The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum (SMBLF) has rejected the Federal Government’s N70 billion plan to establish pilot cattle ranches in 10 states. The group, which comprises Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Afenifere, Pan Niger...
Operatives of the Kaduna State Police Command yesterday engaged members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), also known as Shi’ites, in a gun duel in Kaduna over the continuous detention of Sheikh Ibrahim El-zakzaky, leader of the group. The...
President Muhammadu Buhari flanked by the Vice President Prof Yemi Osinbajo signs the 2018 Budget. Others are Chairman Senate Committee on Appropriations, Senator Danjuma Goje, Chairman House Committee on Appropriations, Hon Mustapha Bala, SSAP on National Assembly (House) Hon...
Mr Clement Ebri, an aspirant to the office of the National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, is a former governor of Cross River State who went on to become Chairman, Presidential Committee on the Review...
Following reports that the Islamic State (ISIS) is sneaking extremists from Syria into Nigeria, the federal government has directed the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS), Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) and the Nigerian Civil Aviation...
Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has pleaded with President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in the death sentence on five Christian youths in Adamawa State. President Buhari This came as the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, faulted the sentencing of...
▪ Kick against induction of non-native Tension is building up in the ancient Onitsha Kingdom over the proposed induction of an America-based indigene of Umuoji, in Idemili North Local Government Area, into the ancient and prestigious Agbalanze Cultural Organisation. Agbalanze is the...
Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has said plans are at advanced stage for the first in its three-stage referendum process, towards the peaceful, non-violent restoration of the nation of Biafra.  IPOB said its decision to hold the first of the...
Former Vice President and presidential aspirant on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, declared in Yenagoa, Byelsa State, yesterday, that he is ready to confront anti-democratic forces ahead of the 2019 elections. Atiku said this at a...