The Christian Association of Nigeria has declared a three-day prayer over what it described as a threat to democracy in the country. It stated that the decision was informed by the “recent political drama unfolding in our nation.” The acting CAN...
The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), has arrested a suspected human trafficker, Mrs Asia Rita and rescued seven suspected human trafficking victims in Katsina State. This information is contained in a statement signed by Mr Ajisafe Olusola, the NIS comptroller in...
More than 50 houses were destroyed in Dakingari town in Suru Local Government area of Kebbi State on Monday night by a heavy downpour. The late hour rain rendered many people homeless in the town. Alhaji Rabiu Kamba, the Executive Director...
The immediate past governor of Gombe State, Ibrahim Dankwambo, is currently in a closed-door meeting with the former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, at his presidential penthouse in Abeokuta. He arrived the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential library complex at exactly 1.10pm with...
Three men — Ahmed Fatai, Olashile Bajulaye, Tajudeen Abubakar — were arraigned in Lagos on Tuesday for being in possession of four live cartridges. The trio – Fatai (20), Bajulaye (23) and Abubakar (21) – are facing a two-count charge...
The Federal Capital Territory Primary Health Care Development Board says it will use 10 metal fridges to boost vaccine cold chain system in the territory. The Executive Secretary of the board, Dr. Rilwanu Mohammed, said  in an interview in Abuja on...
Watt Market traders under the aegis of Capital Traders Umbrella Association (CATU), on Monday, endorsed the Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade, for a second term in office. The traders, who were led on a courtesy call on the governor...
President Muhammadu Buhari has again vetoed the Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2018, citing drafting issues, which he said might affect the interpretation and application of the principal act. According to the president in separate communications to the President of the...
The Prelate, Methodist Church Nigeria, His Eminence, Samuel Uche, says the church will mobilise support for young Nigerians aspiring to political leadership in 2019. Uche made the disclosure on Monday at a news briefing to mark the end of the...
Two lawmakers, Senator Rafiu Adebayo and Senator Isa Misau, have sued the Attorney-General of the Federation, the police, the Department of State Services, the Senate and seven others in order to stop the attempts to remove Senate President Bukola...