Northern Nigeria Is Uneducated, Backward, El-Rufai Claims

Governor of Kaduna state, Nasir El-Rufai, has said that Nigeria is made up of a developing South and...

Insurgency: Crisis Far From Over, United Nations Declares

  The United Nations Interagency Standing Committee (IASC) says that the humanitarian crisis in Borno, Adamawa and Yobe...

COZA: Pastor Adeboye Advises Young Ministers

The General Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has advised upcoming Christian...

Community policing: FG, governors to recruit N-Power cadets, corpers

N-Power recruits, members of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) and other institutions are being considered for use to...

Rivers won’t give land for grazing under any guise, says Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said that the state would not give even an inch of its...

Gombe governor vows to implement Ruga settlement policy

Gombe State Governor, Inuwa Yahaya, yesterday, expressed disappointment with the Federal Government’s decision to suspend the Ruga settlement...

Makinde dissolves board of electoral commission

Seyi Makinde has dissolved the board of the Oyo State Independent Electoral Commission (OYSIEC). A statement issued on...

When otooge exploded Saraki’s dynastic mystique

Vote, a portent democratic weapon, when firmly wielded in the hands of the electorate, in a free and...

Pipeline explosion: Buhari condoles with victims’ families

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with families that lost their loved ones following a pipeline explosion that occurred...

Southern California rocked by strongest quake in two decades

Southern California was rocked by its largest earthquake in two decades on Thursday, a 6.4-magnitude tremblor that caused...

Develop more seaports outside Lagos

A report that the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has cancelled the contract for the $2.6 billion Badagry deep...

CAN cautions against repackaging Ruga for future implementation

• Lalong sues for calm, youths urge support for Taraba open grazing law • Ranch owners task Nigerians...

‘Why oil vandals outsmart protection techniques’

• Pipeline explosion kills two burns 30 vehicles in Lagos • We’re exploring modern methods to curb menace,...

Gains, worries over ascendancy of social media trial

In 2012, Dr. Reuben Abati, then spokesman to former president Goodluck Jonathan, in defence of his principal, stirred...

Protest as bandits kill over 10 in Katsina

• Residents take bodies of victims to emir’s place • Our new strategies working, say security chiefs More...

Dozens of Swiss soldiers hit with vomiting bug, 4 critical

More than 40 military staff and recruits at an academy in central Switzerland were sent to hospital Thursday...

Nigeria orders banks to loan more money

In an effort to boost economic growth in Africa’s most populous country, Nigeria is giving its banks a...

‘Feeling of emptiness’ for England over World Cup semifinal loss, says Neville

England’s players and staff “woke up with a feeling of emptiness” after the Women’s World Cup semi-final defeat...

Lampard confirmed as new Chelsea manager

Chelsea have confirmed Frank Lampard as the club’s new manager after the Blues agreed a deal with the...

NAFDAC intercepts 21 containers of damaged frozen fish in Lagos

National Agency for Food and Drugs Adminstration and Control (NAFDAC) has intercepted 21 containers of spoilt frozen fish...

Mob kills suspected thug for stabbing council worker to death

A suspected political thug, Dauda Momoh, has been killed by a mob in Adavi l Local Government Area...

Senator apologises for assault as protest rocks NASS

Outraged at a senator’s assault on a nursing mother, some Nigerians took their protest to the National Assembly...

Security Chiefs meet Buhari, say security strategy working

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met with the security chiefs at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Speaking after the...

1 dead, another injured as tanker explodes in Kano

One person has been confirmed dead while another sustained injury when a tanker filled with gasoline (diesel) exploded...