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Night club faults EFCC on Yahoo boys arrest

The management of a popular night club, Club 57, on Monday faulted the claim of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission that it raided...

Omo-Agege can resume today – Senate

The Senate has said Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, who was suspended but whose suspension was invalidated by a Federal High Court, can resume today. While stating...

Crowd Comes Out To Receive Omotola Jalade Ekeinde During Her Visit To Sierra Leone

Nollywood actress Omotola Jalade Ekeinde had the opportunity to be at the inauguration of the new President of Sierra Leone, Julius Maada Bio and...

Why Yahoo Boys Are Still ‘Mugus’ To The Whites – Seun Kuti Reveals

Singer, Seun Kuti has shared his thoughts on the recent condemnation of internet fraud in Nigeria as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC,...

There Was No Bomb Blast In Any Enugu Church – Police

The Enugu State Police Command on Monday denied report of alleged bomb explosion at an Enugu church on Sunday. The Command Spokesman, SP Ebere Amaraizu,...

Ebola Outbreak: WHO Says 19 Dead, 39 Infected In Congo

The WHO on Monday confirmed 19 deaths in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) following an outbreak of Ebola between April 4 and May 13. The...

UK Has No Plans To Move Israel Embassy To Jerusalem – Prime Minister

Britain has no plans to move its Israel embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem and still disagrees with the U.S. decision to do so,...

WAEC Begins 2nd Registration For Private Candidates

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says registration for the second series of private candidates for the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE)...

JAMB Pays N1 Billion To CBT Centres for 2018

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has paid about N1 billion to owners of Computer-Based Test (CBT) centres nationwide for their...

2019: President Buhari Deserves Re-Election – Ngige

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige, has expressed optimism that President Muhammadu Buhari would be re-elected in the 2019 presidential election. Ngige...

NECO Registrar and two others suspended

The Registrar of National Examinations Council, Prof Charles Uwakwe, has been suspended over alleged financial mismanagement and abuse of office. Also suspended are two deputy...

Fayemi Reaches Out To Oni, Aluko, Bamisile, 12 Other Co-Contestants

Minister of Mines and Steel Development and governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Sunday kick started reconciliatory moves...

Levante End Barcelona’s Unbeaten Run In Nine-Goal Thriller

Barcelona have lost their unbeaten run of the 2017/2018 La Liga season as they lost 5-4 to Levante on Sunday. The hosts went into a...

I fled in Ajimobi’s car after governor watched as thugs beat me up –...

A son of a former governor of Oyo State, who is a member of the House of Representatives, Dapo Lam-Adesina, tells OLUFEMI ATOYEBI how thugs beat...

BREAKING: Fayemi wins Ekiti APC governorship primary

Former Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has won the All Progressives Congress governorship primary election. Fayemi polled a total of 941 votes to beat...

APC congresses sabotaged by selfish members — Tinubu

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has said the state congresses of the party were disrupted by those who still...

Omo-Agege dares Senate on suspension

There are strong indications of a looming showdown at the Senate  on Tuesday as the lawmaker representing the Delta Central Senatorial District, Senator Ovie...

BREAKING: Buhari arrives in Abuja

President Muhammadu arrived at the airport this evening from his medical check-up in the united kingdom... Details later

Ronaldo eyes £500,000 weekly as he seeks pay parity with Messi

With Liverpool creeping closer, Real Madrid star, Cristiano Ronaldo, has asked his club to grant him pay parity with Lionel Messi who plays for...

Shortlisted Police recruits to write ‘JAMB’

Successful applicants who are shortlisted in the ongoing Police recruitment exercise will undergo aptitude tests to be conducted by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation...

APC taking Nigerians for fools – Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo

Ex President’s coalition joins ADC Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says the ruling All Progressives Congress is taking Nigerians for fools while “revelling in an unrepentant...

BREAKING: CAN General Secretary, Musa Asake, is dead

The General Secretary, Christian Association of Nigeria, Dr. Musa Asake, is dead. Although details of the death are still sketchy, our correspondent learnt that he...

What we know about Obasanjo’s new political party, ADC

As Nigerians were wrapping up their activities for the day, a sudden development broke on the political front that could fundamentally reshape the electoral...

You Have No Power To Summon IGP, Falana Challenges Senate

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, SAN, on Thursday faulted the Senate for ordering the President to appear before it, saying it has no power...

Buhari must not die on us

President Muhammadu Buhari is once again on medical tourism to the United Kingdom. According to media reports, the number of days Buhari has been...

Iran-USA Nuclear Deal: Everything You Need To Know

Calling it "decaying and rotten," President Trump announced he is withdrawing the U.S. from the Iran nuclear deal and will be imposing more sanctions...

Nigerian lady launches Thermoplastic paint brand for road construction (Photos)

A beautiful Nigerian lady identified as Chioma Okpalugo has once again proved true the saying that ‘what a man can do, a woman can...

Home Unlabelled Jubilation As Boy Who Was Kidnapped And Sold For N800K Is Found...

Here was massive celebration after a three year old boy who was kidnapped in Igboukwu town in Anambra state on Valentine’s Day, February 14th...

Zamfara Corps Members Vaccinated Against Meningitis

Zamfara government says it has vaccinated 1,738 corps members of the 2018 Batch A stream 1 of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) posted...

Senate Declares IGP Enemy Of Democracy, Unfit To Hold Office

The Senate has declared the Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, as an ‘enemy of democracy’ and that he is unfit to hold...

Jigawa Govt. Earmarks N270 Million For NYSC Lodges

Jigawa Government on Wednesday said it has earmarked N270 million for the construction of NYSC lodges across the 27 local government areas of the...

Convocation: 42 UNICAL Graduates Bag First Class Degrees

The University of Calabar (UNICAL) says 42 graduates will be awarded First Class degrees out of the 11,807 that will graduate during its 31st...

45 Referees Appointed For FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup

FIFA Referees Committee on Wednesday appointed 15 female referees and 30 female assistant referees to officiate at the upcoming U-20 Women’s World Cup in...

Chinese President emerges World’s Most Powerful Person

Chinese President, Xi Jinping, has emerged the World’s Most Powerful Person according to the 2018 Forbes The World’s 75 Most Powerful People ranking released on...

Photos: Heavy rain destroys roof of block A in Moremi hall, Unilag

The heavy downpour in Lagos yesterday morning wrecked havoc inside the University of Lagos but luckily there were no casualties. Eye witness reports and photographs from the...

Brazil’s first lady jumps into lake to rescue drowning dog

Brazil’s first lady, Marcela Temer, leapt fully clothed into a lake at the presidential palace to rescue her pet dog. However, she got roasted on...

Buhari Departs Abuja For London

President Muhammadu Buhari departed Abuja for London on Tuesday to see his doctor over his health challenge. The presidential aircraft conveying the president and few...

World Awaits Trump’s Decision On Iran Nuclear Deal

“Insane,” “ridiculous,” “worst deal ever” are some of the descriptions used by US President Donald Trump for the Iran nuclear agreement, which he has...

Warren Buffet Loses Billions, First Time In 9 Years

Warren Buffett has reported a $1.14 billion loss at Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. in the first quarter, the Omaha, Nebraska-based company said. That marked the...

‘Boko Haram No Longer Holds Our Territory,’ Nigeria Tells UN

Nigeria told the UN General Assembly in New York that the Boko Haram terrorists no longer held any territory in the country. Nigeria’s Ambassador and...

Cult member kills man over N20,000 politician’s gift

The police in Lagos have arrested a suspected leader of the Eiye Confraternity, Lukuman Agboola, in the Bariga area of the state, for allegedly...

Codeine syrup: NAFDAC shuts Emzor, two others

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration & Control has shut Peace Standard Pharmaceutical Limited, Bioraj Pharmaceutical Limited and Emzor Pharmaceuticals Ind. Ltd.,...

Herdsmen Who Massacre Are Nothing But Terrorists – Sen. Sani

Senator Shehu Sani says herdsmen who are responsible for the killings and slaughtering in Benue and Taraba are nothing but terrorists except if we...

EPL VIDEO: Arsenal vs Burnley 5-0 2018 All Goals & Highlights

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice as Arsenal secured sixth place by thrashing Burnley 5-0 in the Premier League. Arsene Wenger enjoyed a winning farewell in his...

Barcelona Maintain Unbeaten Run In La Liga Against Real Madrid

Spanish champions Barcelona extended their unbeaten record in La Liga this season with a 2-2 draw at home to Real Madrid despite playing the...

Pogba’s Brother Attacked By Team-Mates

Florentin Pogba, the older brother of Manchester United star Paul, was attacked by angry Genclerbirligi team-mates after abruptly walking off the pitch on Sunday and...

See Photos Of Robbers From The CCTV Footage Of The Offa Robbery

The police have declared wanted four of the gangsters who participated in the bloody bank robbery incidents in Offa, Kwara state, on 4 April. The...

Corp member falls to his death in River while taking a selfie

A yet to be identified corps member assigned to Bayelsa State has reportedly drowned to death after falling inside the river while trying to...

Oyo APC commends members as INEC monitors Ward Congress

The Oyo State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Sunday commended the party delegates for their peaceful conduct during the Congress that was conducted...

Congress: Lagos APC vice chairman, Faud Oki calls for cancellation

Vice- Chairman, Lagos State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Faud Oki, has said that the ward congresses held on Saturday in the state was...