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World Bank supports 50 Communities affected by Boko Haram with N500m in Borno

The World Bank-assisted Community and Social Development Programme (CSDP) has earmarked N500 million for provision of support to 50 communities affected by Boko Haram...

Appeal Court sacks Dino Melaye as Senator, orders fresh election

Senator Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West at the Nigerian Senate, has lost his appeal on the tribunal judgment that sacked him as a senator...

Nobel Peace Prize: Ethiopia PM Abiy Ahmed wins

The 2019 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. He was awarded the prize for his efforts to "achieve peace...

FG Embarks on 524 Road Projects in 6 Geo-political Zones

Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola has said that a total of 524 road projects were ongoing in the different geo-political zones...

How I became billionaire at 25 – Gov. Umahi

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has said that he became a billionaire at 25 years of age due to hard work and commitment to...

Alleged N6.2bn Fraud: Jang’s Counsel Objects to Amended Charges

The trial of a former governor of Plateau State, Jonah Jang, continued on Thursday, October 10, 2019 with his counsel, Edward Pwajok, SAN, raising...

Anti-corruption: Magu Praises IPPIS, BVN at Defence College

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu on Thursday, October 10, 2019 reiterated the commitment of the current...

Court Admits Evidence Against Defunct Bank PHB MD, Atuche

Justice Sherifat Solebo of the Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos, on Thursday, October 10, 2019, admitted in evidence documents tendered by the...

Gambari Pledges to Work with EFCC in Anti-corruption Fight

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Savanna Centre for Diplomacy and Development and Centre for Counter Fund Awareness, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari has pledged to work...

Judge’s Absence Stalls Trial of JAMB Officials till 2020

The trial of Priscilla Ogunsola and Daniel Agbo before Justice Peter Affen of the FCT High Court, Maitama, Abuja, on Thursday October 10, 2019,...

PDP Chides Buhari Over Use of Cooked-Up Statistics

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) alerts Nigerians of moves by the Buhari Presidency to start conjuring false statistics to cover its incompetence and failures...

FG Inaugurates NBC Committee To Review Fines on Hate Speeches and others

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has inaugurated the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) Reform Implementation Committee to review fines on hate speeches...