The US city of Houston is in the grip of the biggest storm in the history of the state of Texas, officials say. More than 30in of rain (75cm) has fallen on parts of the city this weekend, turning main...
Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue has appealed for financial assistance from the Federal Government toward tackling the effects of flood disasters in the state. Ortom made the appeal at a ceremony to mark the 45th birthday of his wife, Mrs....
A top boko haram commander, who played a major role in the abduction of Chibok Girls and killing of youths in Madagali, has surrendered and confessed to several acts of bloodletting on innocent people and destruction of properties across...
• Another surrenders, confesses to participating in abduction of Chibok girls   The two factions of Boko Haram may be ready for talks with the federal government, Abdulkadir Abubakar, a former commander of the group is claiming. Abubakar, also known as Abu Muhammad, was...
Senior Pastor, House on the Rock, Paul Adefarasin, has enjoined President Muhammadu Buhari to concentrate on infrastructural development, power and corruption in the land. The Senior Pastor, House on the Rock, Paul Adefarasin, has enjoined President Muhammadu Buhari to concentrate...
HURIWA National Coordinator, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko • Okorocha justifies action, uncovers hidden den for criminals The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) said it would petition the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague, Netherlands if the perpetrators of the...
The presidency last night denied the report by a national daily (not THISDAY) that barely a week after the return of President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo had been sidelined in Aso Rock. A statement by Senior Special Assistant...
Justice Y. Halilu of Abuja High Court has fixed Monday, August 28, 2017 to hear the interlocutory motion filed to determine who is the authentic National Chairman and National Secretary of the Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance (APDA). Meanwhile, counsel to...
Governors of the South-South and South-East regions are currently meeting in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. It was gathered that the governors, who converged on the platform of the South-South, South-East Governors’ Forum, were meeting to discuss issues bordering...
Nigeria's female basket ball team,D’Tigress have emerged winners of the 2017 FIBA Women’s AfroBasket Championship having defeated Senegal 65-48 points in the final of the tournament concluded on Sunday in Bamako, Mali. The Nigerians, who defeated host nation Mali 48-47...
A former commander of the deadly Boko haram group, Abdulkadir Abubakar, says two factions of the insurgency group may be ready for talks with the Nigeran Government. Abubakar, also known as Abu Muhammad, was the chief intelligence officer of the...