President Buhari has arrived Kano state for a 2-day working visit. He was received by the state governor, Abdullahi Danguje, Ministers, state government officials and others. Upon his arrival, he inspected a guard of honor. He is expected to commission a number of projects that has been completed by the state government. The president is […]
Security services have arrested two men on suspicion of plotting to kill the Prime Minister by using a bomb disguised as a bag to blow off the gates of Downing Street and then attack her with knives. They believe there was a plot to assassinate Theresa May and they successfully foiled it. The suspects were […]
Former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala who currently serves as the chairman of the board of Global Alliance for Vaccine and Immunisation (GAVI), yesterday revealed how she almost lost her son to typhoid disease. Speaking at a fund raising ceremony for typhoid conjugate vaccines in Vientiane, Laos, Okonjo-Iweala said she however lost her cousin to […]
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President Buhari has written to the Senate to request the confirmation of the appointment of Okechukwu Anthony Ojukwu as executive secretary of the National Human Rights Commission. Senate President, Bukola Saraki, read the letter requesting the senate’s confirmation at the plenary on Tuesday, December 5th. The letter in part reads ”Dear distinguished senate president, confirmation […]
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Eket Field Office, Akwa Ibom says it destroyed over 1,000 plastic containers used in selling adulterated kerosene in the state. DPR’s Controller of Operations in the state, Tamunoiminabo Sundaye, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Eket that the containers were seized from the peddlers of the adulterated […]
The #ENDSARS campaign has been branded ‘politically motivated’ and the police claim criminals are behind the campaign but it appears the world is watching. The trending issue featured on BBC and below is how they reported it… An online campaign against police brutality has gone viral in Nigeria. The hashtag #EndSARS started trending over the […]
The Imo State Government has defended the decision of the state Governor, Rochas Okorocha in creating a Ministry of Happiness and purpose fulfillment. On Monday, Governor Okorocha announced his biological sister, Ogechi Ololo as the Commissioner for Happiness and Purpose Fulfillment in the state. Reacting to the public outcry following the governor’s decision, the commissioner […]
401 Nigerian migrants last night and this morning returned to the country from Libya. They arrived at the Murtala Mohammed Airport Lagos, and were received by the Senior Special Assistant on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Mrs Abike Dabiri, officials of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) among others. 144 of them arrived at 7pm last […]
A suspected Boko Haram member pictured above was yesterday apprehended while trying to plant a bomb in Maiduguri, Borno state. Residents of the area who saw him moving suspiciously apprehended him and when he was searched, they found an IED on him. He has since been handed over to the police.