The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, says the commitment to the unity of Nigeria should be the responsibility of all its citizens. Abubakar gave the charge on Friday in Sokoto in his Sallah message to Nigerians to commemorate...
Nigeria’s Information and Culture Minister Alhaji lai Mohammed has urged the media to deny the Boko Haram insurgents publicity of any form on their platforms. Alhaji Mohammed made this remark on Friday during the Eid-El-Kabir celebration at his home town...
Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, says the main thrust now of the military operations in the North-East is the decapitation of all the remaining terrorists’ factions. “With this feat achieved, the relevance of Shekau is no longer of...
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has deployed a team to provide humanitarian services to residents in Benue that were affected by recent flooding in the state. NEMA Director-General Mustapha Maihaja, made this known in a statement in Abuja on...
Kenya's Supreme Court has annulled the result of the last month's presidential election. Citing irregularities, Chief Justice David Maraga said a new vote should be held within 60 days. The election commission had declared incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta the winner of...
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said it succeeded in forging national cohesion in its 16 years reign by building bridges across the nation and sustaining the principle of federal character. The party said for most part of its stay...
Governor Rochas Okorocha • PDP, APGA, Labour party, others commiserate with victims Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, yesterday convened a security meeting at Government House, Owerri to chart a new cause for the protection of lives and property in the state. At...
Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has commended governors of the South-east states for their Wednesday’s meeting with the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu. He said: “The meeting has provided a veritable platform which all...
Delta State has the most worrisome incidence of acute malnutrition in children in the South-south geopolitical zone of Nigeria, a recent survey indices have revealed. The startling revelation came to fore at a day Policy Dialogue with Delta State Executive...
The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has called on Nigerians to re-dedicate themselves to the dreams and aspirations of building a strong, united, economically sound and politically stable country. Saraki in a statement by his Special Adviser, Media...
The Nigerian Government says it would work with government of the United Kingdom to stimulate more direct private sector investments into Nigeria. The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Sen. Udoma Udo Udoma said this in Abuja during a meeting...