President Muhammad Buhari’s administration yesterday came under heavy criticism for alleged violation of press freedom in the country, as journalists accused it of derailing democracy. Former Director General, Media and Publicity to former Governor Ramallan Yero of Kaduna State, Ahmed...
Nigeria Football Federation president Amaju Pinnick has rejected calls  for  Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr to include   veteran goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama in his plans for the Russia 2018 World Cup. The Super Eagles will make their sixth appearance in the football...
Many parts of Lagos will experience darkness as a 66MVA 132/33kV power transformer at the Alagbon Transmission Sub-station in Ikoyi exploded and caught fire in the early hours of thrsday. The facility, which belongs to the Transmission Company of Nigeria...
Demands explanation for Buhari’s ‘technical stopover’ The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) registered over 4,000 All Progressives Congress (APC) agents as observers for the Ekiti and Osun State governorship elections. The party...
A high Court sitting in Makurdi and presided over by Justice I. A. Tyonyiman yesterday granted an ex parte motion brought before it by the Benue government against the leadership of the Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore and others over...
• Pact’ll reduce transaction costs for industrialists’ After two years of painstaking negotiations, the Central Bank of Nigeria has finally signed a bilateral currency swap agreement with the People’s Bank of China. The development was confirmed on Thursday in Abuja by...
A Lokoja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Thursday remanded Senator Dino Melaye and two others in police custody until June 11 over alleged gunrunning. The accused persons are standing trial on seven counts bordering on criminal conspiracy and unlawful possession of...
▪Masked men storm NASS Masked operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) stormed the premises of the National Assembly yesterday, causing tension among lawmakers, journalists and other workers. There was a standing directive barring security men from entering the NASS...
Femi Falana, SAN, ‘I couldn’t understand what is going on . Asking an investigator to come before you? I am surprised and it is laughable. That is not our law. These guys are not above the laws of the county....
THE Nigeria Police Wednesday, explained that Senator Dino Melaye, who was earlier arraigned at the Chief Magistrate Court, Wuse for criminal conspiracy and other charges, was re-arrested to immediately face another criminal charges against him in Lokoja, Kogi State. The...
ABIA State Government Wednesday, signed a partnership agreement with two oil firms to build a Modular Refinery in the state’s oil producing Owaza community of Ukwa West Council Areas. The refinery, when completed, would help in the development of the...