Breaking: Kano Emirate: ‘My appointment not meant to spite Emir Sanusi’

The newly appointed Emir of Bichi, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, on Thursday advanced reasons why he accepted his appointment, saying it was not meant to

Write judgments for posterity, acting CJN tells judges

The Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Tanko Muhammad, on Wednesday urged judges to write judgments not because of the monetary benefits but for

2019 UTME: Candidates now free to access results on portal-JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says candidates are now free to also access the results of their UTME online. The post 2019 UTME: Candidates

EFCC quizzes National Assembly clerk over finances

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has quizzed the Clerk to the National Assembly, Mohammed Sani-Omolori, over the financial dealings of the National Assembly.

Who killed Abiola?

Twenty one years after, the controversy over the sudden death of the winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election, Chief Moshood Abiola, in detention

Fregene’s wife: don’t let my husband die

Soccer great Peter Fregene’s wife is seeking a lifeline for her ailing husband. The former Green Eagles first choice goalie has been battling stroke for

JAMB: over 1.3m candidates have accessed results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says over 1.3 million candidates have  accessed their results using the result checker (code), 55019, the board’s Head,

Govt, PDP row over ‘threat to democracy’

The Federal Government yesterday expressed concern over the actions of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate in the February 23, 2019 presidential poll,

Katsina council loses confidence in police over insecurity

Katsari Local Government Area, one of the eight frontline Local Government Areas of Katsina State, yesterday declared that it no longer has faith in the

MTN lists today at NSE

MTN Nigeria Communications Plc said it has secured the requisite regulatory approval to list its shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) today. In a

Nigeria has receded, Emefiele declares

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has reviewed the nation’s economic development, particularly in the last 50 years, and submitted

Senate moves to avert mass revolt by bridging poverty gap

To avert a looming violent revolution from poor Nigerians, Senator Chukwuka Utazi (Enugu North) has sponsored a motion titled: Bridging the Gap Between the Haves

Lawyer sues SEC, others over MTN listing

A lagosS-based lawyer, Dr. Charles Mekwunye, yesterday took the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) to the Federal High Court, Abuja, seeking to stop the planned

GOC involved in oil bunkering, governor Wike claims

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike, has alleged that a General Officer Commanding (GOC), has been running an oil bunkering squad to finance his ambition to

U.S. acquires Eko Atlantic land for new consulate office in Lagos

The United States Embassy in Nigeria has entered into agreement with promoters of Eko Atlantic City, South Energyx Nigeria Limited, for a new American Consulate

Ughelli/Asaba expressway to be ready in two years

Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has assured that the ongoing expansion of Ughelli/Asaba expressway will be completed in the next two years.He also promised that

Reconstruction of Lagos-Ibadan expressway has reached 40% completion, says FG

The Federal Government yesterday said that the completion rate of the reconstruction work on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway has reached 40 per cent.Federal Controller of Works,

Tribunal hears Atiku’s application disqualifying Bulkachuwa May 22

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal will on May 22 hear the application seeking its chairman/President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, to recuse

EFCC re-arraigns Ofili-Ajumogobia, Obla for alleged graft

Former judge of the Federal High Court, Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, was yesterday re-arraigned before a Federal High Court in Lagos for alleged corruption.She was re-arraigned alongside

Emefiele: policy saboteurs will no longer be spared

Saboteurs of economic policies will find their match in the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), should Governor Godwin Emefiele get the Senate’s all-clear for a