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Roma appoint Ranieri as new manager

2 weeks ago
Claudio Ranieri managed Roma between 2009-2011 and his return to the club marks his 19th managerial role. Former Leicester and Chelsea boss Claudio Ranieri has...
FIFA rejects Chelsea’s bid to freeze transfer ban

FIFA rejects Chelsea’s bid to freeze transfer ban

2 weeks ago
Chelsea’s two-window transfer ban will not be delayed while their appeal is heard, FIFA has confirmed. FIFA’s Disciplinary Committee sanctioned Chelsea in relation to 29...
EFCC re-arraigns ex-NHIS boss for $2.2m fraud

EFCC re-arraigns ex-NHIS boss for $2.2m fraud

2 weeks ago
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Friday re-arraigned a former Executive Secretary, National Health Insurance Scheme, Dr Femi Thomas, on an alleged fraud...
Court remands suspected Internet scammer for $1m fraud

Court remands suspected Internet scammer for $1m fraud

2 weeks ago
A Federal High Court judge sitting in Port Harcourt the Rivers State capital, Justice Mohammed Sanni, has remanded a suspected fraudster, Oghenekevwe Akinnawo, with...
Oshiomhole has been doing everything possible to escape EFCC’s web since 2016 –Okechukwu, VON DG

Oshiomhole has been doing everything possible to escape EFCC’s web since 2016 –Okechukwu, VON...

2 weeks ago
Director-General of the Voice of Nigeria and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Mr Osita Okechukwu, in this interview with IHUOMA CHIEDOZIE, speaks on...
Heavy deployment of soldiers good for Rivers people – Amaechi

Heavy deployment of soldiers good for Rivers people – Amaechi

2 weeks ago
Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has said that the heavy deployment of soldiers in Rivers ahead of Saturday’s governorship and House of Assembly elections...
INEC omits APC from results sheets in Zamfara

INEC omits APC from results sheets in Zamfara

2 weeks ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission has expressed regrets over the omission of the acronym of the All Progressives Congress on the results sheets for...
Buhari runs govt with no direction –Financial Times

Buhari runs govt with no direction –Financial Times

2 weeks ago
The Financial Times of London says President Muhammadu Buhari has been running a government that lacks a clear direction in the last four years. The...
Governorship election: Commercial motorists defy movement restriction, make quick incomes

Governorship election: Commercial motorists defy movement restriction, make quick incomes

2 weeks ago
Commercial drivers and motorcyclists, popularly known as Okada riders, made last-minute brisk incomes on Saturday morning amidst restriction on movement. The police had vowed that...
Polls: Military jets, soldiers take over Rivers, Akwa Ibom, Kwara, Adamawa

Polls: Military jets, soldiers take over Rivers, Akwa Ibom, Kwara, Adamawa

2 weeks ago
There was palpable panic among residents in some key states of the country on Friday as the Nigerian Air Force Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance...
Benue, Abia get new CPs ahead of Saturday’s election

Benue, Abia get new CPs ahead of Saturday’s election

2 weeks ago
A new Commissioner of Police, Mr Awosola Awotinde, has been posted to Abia State, while Mr Umar Muri replaced Mr Omolulu Bishi as CP in Benue State...
Bukola Saraki Celebrates International Women’s Day 2019

Bukola Saraki Celebrates International Women’s Day 2019

2 weeks ago
Bukola Saraki is joining the world over to celebrate impressive women on International Women’s Day 2019. Today, Mar. 8, is International Women’s Day and the everyone...
Notorious Ilorin Robber, Ariyo, Four Others To Die By Hanging

Notorious Ilorin Robber, Ariyo, Four Others To Die By Hanging

2 weeks ago
An Ilorin High Court, presided over by Justice Adenike Akinpelu, yesterday, sentenced a notorious armed robber, Olatunji Ibrahim Ariyo, and his cohorts to death...
Deported Nigerian Footballer Arrested After Re-entering India With A Fake Visa

Deported Nigerian Footballer Arrested After Re-entering India With A Fake Visa

2 weeks ago
Daniel Bidemi, a 31-year-old Nigerian footballer, was arrested, on Tuesday, at Anandapur, for allegedly using a fake visa to re-enter and stay in India,...
Domestic Violence: Lekan Shonde Sentenced To Death

Domestic Violence: Lekan Shonde Sentenced To Death

2 weeks ago
Alleged killer husband, Lekan Shonde, has been sentenced to death by hanging by the Lagos State High Court, for the 2015 killing his banker...
Police arrest ex-soldier for car theft in Delta

Police arrest ex-soldier for car theft in Delta

2 weeks ago
An ex-soldier, Mr Danie Efe, has been arrested by the Delta State Police Command for being a member of a syndicate that specialises in...
Elections: Nigerian Air Force replaces helicopter with military jet in Kwara

Elections: Nigerian Air Force replaces helicopter with military jet in Kwara

2 weeks ago
The Nigerian Air Force has replaced the surveillance helicopter it used in Kwara State during the February 23 elections. NAF said a military jet had...
Ex-Skye Bank chair, Ayeni, others plead not guilty to fresh charges

Ex-Skye Bank chair, Ayeni, others plead not guilty to fresh charges

2 weeks ago
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Thursday arraigned a former Chairman of the defunct Skye Bank Plc (now Polaris Bank), Mr. Tunde Ayeni,...
Court orders arrest of APC gov candidate in A’Ibom

Court orders arrest of APC gov candidate in Akwa Ibom

2 weeks ago
A Rivers State chief magistrates’ court in Port Harcourt has issued a warrant for the arrest of the governorship candidate of the All Progressives...
INEC to pay CBN, Air Force over N1bn to store, transport materials

INEC to pay CBN, Air Force over N1bn to store, transport materials

2 weeks ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission is expected to spend over N1bn on storing and conveying of sensitive and non-sensitive electoral materials across the 36...
Three ADC House of Reps candidates defect to APC

Three ADC House of Reps candidates defect to APC

2 weeks ago
Three House of Representatives candidates of the African Democratic Congress in Ogun State on Thursday defected to the All Progressives Congress. Our correspondent learnt that...
Ahead of elections, FG orders closure of land borders

Ahead of elections, FG orders closure of land borders

2 weeks ago
The Minister of Interior Lt.-Gen. (retd) Abdulrahman Dambazau has ordered the closure of borders for the Saturday Governorship and State Assembly elections. This is with effect...
Gbenga Daniel endorses APC gov candidate, Dapo Abiodun

Gbenga Daniel endorses APC gov candidate, Dapo Abiodun

2 weeks ago
The Director-General of the Atiku Campaign Organisation, South, Gbenga Daniel, has endorsed the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Dapo Abiodun. Daniel, a former...
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Lai Mohammed alleges plans by opposition to attack Kwara voters

2 weeks ago
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has implored Kwara electorate to ignore alleged threat by the opposition to attack them during the...
UEFA open Financial Fair Play probe into Man City

UEFA open Financial Fair Play probe into Man City

2 weeks ago
UEFA on Thursday announced they were opening an investigation into whether or not Manchester City broke Financial Fair Play rules, a breach that could...
Army redeploys senior officers

Army redeploys senior officers

2 weeks ago
The Nigerian Army on Thursday approved the postings and appointments of some of its senior officers. The army said those officers affected included Maj Gen...
Abuja engineer nabbed for raping, impregnating 15-year-old housemaid

Abuja engineer nabbed for raping, impregnating 15-year-old housemaid

2 weeks ago
Operatives of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons have arrested a 51-year-old civil engineer, Oluwadare Adesanmi, for allegedly raping and...
No certificate of return for candidates declared winner under duress – INEC

No certificate of return for candidates declared winner under duress – INEC

2 weeks ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission has said it will not issue Certificates of Return to candidates in places where its officials are held hostage...
What Alex Ferguson Told Man Utd Players After 3-1 Win Over PSG

What Alex Ferguson Told Man Utd Players After 3-1 Win Over PSG

2 weeks ago
Legendary Manchester United manager, Sir Alex Ferguson, visited the team’s dressing room, following their stunning 3-1 win over Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday night. United were...
Sanwo-Olu Shares Free Bottles Of Coca-Cola In Lekki (Video)

Sanwo-Olu Shares Free Bottles Of Coca-Cola In Lekki (Video)

2 weeks ago
A team of young Lagosians on behalf of Babajide Sanwo-Olu – the Lagos state APC flagbearer , were captured sharing the free bottles of...
Police Detain SARS Operatives Over ‘Extortion’

Police Detain SARS Operatives Over ‘Extortion’

2 weeks ago
A team of Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) operatives alleged to have illegally arrested, tortured a young man Emmanuel Adegbite and extorted his mother of...
Buhari Meets With NLC, Reveals His Plan To Pay N30,000 Minimum Wage

Buhari Meets With NLC, Reveals His Plan To Pay N30,000 Minimum Wage

2 weeks ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has assured leaders of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) that his government will meet their N30, 000 minimum wage demand. According to...
#LagosDecides2019: Why Saturday’s Election Is Sanwo-Olu’s To Lose

#LagosDecides2019: Why Saturday’s Election Is Sanwo-Olu’s To Lose

2 weeks ago
It ‘ll be interesting to see how Sanwo-Olu moves the state forward after Ambode’s not-so-impressive tenure as governor. On Saturday, March 9, Nigerians will again...
Man Begins Trek For Buhari, Another Debunks Death Rumor

Man Begins Trek For Buhari, Another Debunks Death Rumor

2 weeks ago
A 25-year-old man identified as Tukur Aliyu (pictured left), has commenced trekking from Birnin-Kebbi, Kebbi State to Abuja, a distance of about 600km and...
Beauty, Brains and Virtue : Meet Aisha Ahmad, Who is on Her Way To Becoming the CBN Governor!

Beauty, Brains and Virtue : Meet Aisha Ahmad, Who is on Her Way To...

2 weeks ago
Aisha Ahmad, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) deputy governor is so young you would have to conclude she is the youngest person to...
No Public Holiday On Friday! – Government Warns

No Public Holiday On Friday! – Government Warns

2 weeks ago
Reports making rounds that the The Lagos State Government declared Friday, March 8 as Public Holiday for Civil Servants, has been labeled “erroneous”. On Wednesday statement...
Full text of President Buhari’s address to Nigerians ahead of this weekend’s governorship and state assembly elections

Full text of President Buhari’s address to Nigerians ahead of this weekend’s governorship and...

2 weeks ago
President Muhammadu Buhari broadcasts new speech to Nigerians ahead of the second phase of the 2019 elections , which includes governorship and members of Houses of...
BREAKING! President Muhammadu Buhari Says He Is Returning To Daura

BREAKING! President Muhammadu Buhari Says He Is Returning To Daura

2 weeks ago
President Buhari says he will return to Daura and settle down at the end of this second and final term. President Muhammadu Buhari who recently warned...
Nigeria Overtakes Egypt As Largest Rice Producer In Africa

Nigeria Overtakes Egypt As Largest Rice Producer In Africa

3 weeks ago
Nigeria has overtaken Egypt as the largest rice producer in Africa, Director-General, Africa Rice Center, Benin Republic, Dr Harold Roy-Macauley reveals to Thenation. Roy-Macauley said...
Dino Melaye Gets N5m Bail Over Attempted Suicide

Dino Melaye Gets N5m Bail Over Attempted Suicide

3 weeks ago
Senator Dino Melaye was, Tuesday, docked by the police over allegations bordering on attempted suicide, attempt to escape from custody and damage of police...
Atiku Files Motion Compelling INEC To Surrender Election Materials For Inspection

Atiku Files Motion Compelling INEC To Surrender Election Materials For Inspection

3 weeks ago
PDP and its presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar, have filed a motion to compel the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to surrender all the materials...
Presidential election was rigged — Bishop David Oyedepo

Presidential election was rigged — Bishop David Oyedepo

3 weeks ago
…..It’s a shame politicians are proud of rigged elections The Bishop of the Living Faith Church, also known as Winners Chapel, David Oyedepo has lampooned...
For losing to PDP, Tinubu bans Ajimobi from appearing at APC governorship rallies

For losing to PDP, Tinubu bans Ajimobi from appearing at APC governorship rallies

3 weeks ago
APC’s woeful outing in Ajimobi’s expected stronghold has prompted protests from party leaders, with Bola Tinubu, the National leader, now personally overseeing the campaigns...
Nigerian Woman Disfigured By Her Husband, Says She Still Loves Him (Graphic Photo)

Nigerian Woman Disfigured By Her Husband, Says She Still Loves Him (Graphic Photo)

3 weeks ago
A Nigerian woman who was allegedly brutalized and injured by her husband, has come under heavy criticisms from fellow citizens after revealing she still...
180 Suspected Thugs Sponsored by APC Arrested In Akwa Ibom Ahead Of Governorship Election (Photos)

180 Suspected Thugs Sponsored by APC Arrested In Akwa Ibom Ahead Of Governorship Election...

3 weeks ago
Some suspected thugs have been apprehended by police operatives earlier today in Akwa Ibom state. According to reports, the men were allegedly imported from Edo...
Popular Lagos Based ‘Yahoo Boy’ Sentenced To Jail Over Internet Fraud

Popular Lagos Based ‘Yahoo Boy’ Sentenced To Jail Over Internet Fraud

3 weeks ago
Justice Sherifat Solebo of the Special Offences Court, sitting in Ikeja, Lagos on March 5, 2019, convicted and sentenced one Abati Ayodeji Olalekan, a.k.a...
Champions League: Neymar returns to Paris for PSG’s clash against Man Utd

Champions League: Neymar returns to Paris for PSG’s clash against Man Utd

3 weeks ago
Neymar will return to Paris on Wednesday morning, to watch his Paris Saint-Germain team-mates take on Manchester United in the Champions League on Wednesday...
Champions League: Real Madrid manager reveals why they lost 4-1 to Ajax

Champions League: Real Madrid manager reveals why they lost 4-1 to Ajax

3 weeks ago
Real Madrid manager, Santiago Solari, has said they missed captain Sergio Ramos, in their 4-1 defeat to Ajax on Tuesday evening. Ramos was suspended after picking...
I thought N450m given to me was from PDP not Diezani – Belgore tells Court

I thought N450m given to me was from PDP not Diezani – Belgore tells...

3 weeks ago
A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Dele Belgore, yesterday told a Federal High in Lagos that he thought the N450 million given to him in...
Osinbajo explains why Buhari can’t Islamise Nigeria

Osinbajo explains why Buhari can’t Islamise Nigeria

3 weeks ago
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has again assured Nigerians that President Muhammadu Buhari can’t Islamize Nigeria. Osinbajo explained that he is a “born again Christian” and...