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EFCC Says Nigeria’s Corruption Problem Outmatches Resources

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says the problem of corruption in Nigeria outmatches its limited resources. The anti-graft agency said it would seek...

Appeal Court Nullifies David Mark’s Election

A Court of Appeal sitting in Makurdi, Benue state has nullified the election of former Senate President and lawmaker representing Benue South Senatorial District,...

Boko Haram plans Attacks on Churches, Mosques, Markets, DSS warns

The Department of State Services, DSS, has alerted Abuja residents over plots by Boko Haram to attack churches, mosques and markets, using girls to...

INEC to use 8,000 Ad hoc Staff for Bayelsa Governorship Election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Bayelsa has said that more than 8, 000 ad hoc staff would be engaged in the Dec.5...

Boko Haram claims Suicide Attack on Muslim Procession

Boko Haram on Saturday claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing on a Shiite Muslim procession near the northern Nigerian city of Kano that killed...

World Leaders make Queen wait at Malta Party

V Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Charles were made to wait for world leaders at a drinks reception in Malta on Friday after the high-level...

Turkey Wants to ‘Calm Tensions’ with Russia -PM

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Friday sought to ease tensions with Moscow over the downing of a Russian warplane on the Syrian border,...

France Remembers Paris Terror Victims, after President beats War Drums against ISIS

All over France, blue-white-red national flags flew from buildings on Friday. President Francois Hollande had asked people to hoist the tricolor in patriotic solidarity...

Senate Mourns Abubakar Audu

The Senate has passed a resolution urging the Federal Government to immortalize the late former Governor of Kogi State, Abubakar Audu, who died on...

UK Indicates Interest in Kogi, Bayelsa Elections

The United Kingdom has told the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) that it is very much interested in how events playing out in Kogi...

Buhari lied on Return of Looted Funds –Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has carpeted President Muhammadu Buhari’s claim that many of those who looted public treasuries in the government of former...

Boko Haram: Police Need N4bn to Rebuild Stations in North-East –Arase

The cost of the destruction caused by Boko Haram in the North-East continues to rise as the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Solomon Arase...