Fraud: Suspects jump bail, sureties forfeit N9m bond

Two employees of the Kwara State Government who stood as sureties for suspects being investigated by the Ilorin Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for internet fraud-related offences have incurred the wrath of the law over their failure to produce suspects for trial.

Court remands bizman over alleged N11m fraud

A businessman, Olaitan Aina, who allegedly received the sum of a million on Christmas Eve, was on Friday, remanded at the Ikoyi Correctional Services Centre by a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos.

Buhari unaware of terrorists’ abduction plot-El-Rufai

Kaduna Governor Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has claimed President Muhammadu Buhari was not aware of the plan by terrorists to abduct him. El-Rufai lamented for more than five years, he has been advocating for the bombing of terrorist camps wherever they are, saying it’s the only solution to the […]

Gov Umahi’s brother reject Buhari’s appointment

Austin, immediate younger brother to Ebonyi Governor Dave Umahi, has rejected President Muhammadu Buhari’s appointment as the Secretary of Revenue Mobilization Allocation and Fiscal Commission(RMAFC). In a statement in Abakaliki, Austin Umahi said that the appointment was good for job seekers or retired civil servants and not for […]

PDP Reps back Senate caucus on Buhari’s sacking

The People’s Democratic Party caucus of the House of Representatives has backed their colleagues in the Senate over the call for the impeachment of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (Retd.).

Delta: Ijaw communities protest schoolteachers’ shortage

The Ijaw communities in Delta State have protested the shortage of teachers in their community schools, calling on Governor Ifeanyi Okowa to as a matter of urgency absorb community teachers.

Tinubu my in-law, not qualified for presidency – TeeMac

Veteran flutist, Tee Mac, has advised Nigerians against the choice of All Progressives Congress presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, to succeed the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.).

Senate in stormy session over renewed attacks by bandits

There was uproar in the Senate yesterday, following the call for the impeachment of President Muhammadu Buhari by Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) senators over worsening insecurity.

PDP woos APC presidential aspirant with gov ticket

The Peoples Democratic Party has made a bold move to woo former presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, Dr Nicholas Felix, to join the PDP with the promise to ensure that he clinches the Edo State governorship ticket ahead of the 2024 election.

ADC presidential candidate unveils running mate

The presidential candidate of the African Democratic Congress for the 2023 election, Dumebi Kachikwu, on Wednesday, announced Ahmed Buhari as his running mate for the 2023 presidential election. Buhari was the presidential candidate of the Sustainable National Party of Nigeria in the 2019 election.

Fear spreads, Presidency, senators clash over impeachment threat

Senators on Wednesday threatened to impeach the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), over the worsening insecurity in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, and the country at large. The angry senator, who are in the opposition, gave the President a six-week ultimatum to address the security crisis or […]

ASUU: NLC protests in Lagos

Members of the Nigeria Labour Congress are protesting in Ikeja, the Lagos State capital, in solidarity with the strike action of the Academic Staff Union of Universities.

Gombe police nab suspected cattle rustlers, recover rifles

No fewer than 12 cattle rustlers with six minors have been paraded by the Gombe State Police Command on Monday. Our correspondent reports that about 483 cows, sheep, ram, donkeys, out of about 500 said to have been rustled from Plateau, Bauchi and Taraba states were with them.

NIMR discovers new malaria vector in North

The Director General, Nigeria Institute of Medical Research, Prof. Babatunde Salako, on Monday, said it had discovered a new malaria vector called Anopheles stephensi in northern Nigeria.

Bayelsa police nab robbery suspect, recover firearm

The Bayelsa State Police Command has arrested a suspected notorious armed robber in Yenagoa, the state capital. A statement on Monday by the spokesperson for the State Police Command, Asinim Butswat, identified the suspect as Keme Azorobor