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BREAKING: Shoot anyone carrying AK-47 – President Buhari orders security operatives

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered security agencies to shoot anyone carrying AK-47 rifle. His spokesman, Garba Shehu, made the announcement in an interview with the...

Ogun: Two-time governorship candidate, Rotimi Paseda joins APC

A two-time governorship candidate in Ogun State, Otunba Rotimi Paseda, has decamped to the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the ongoing revalidation and registration...

Police arrest three herdsmen in Ogun State for setting community on fire

The Police in Ogun have arrested three herdsmen for attacking Bamajo village in Ayetoro and setting it on fire. The herdsmen also inflicted a deep...

FLASH: How Benin Republic expressed readiness to be Nigeria’s ‘37th State’ – FG

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, said the President of Benin Republic, Patrice Talon, had expressed readiness for his country to be part...

Bitcoin market cap nears $1 trillion

Bitcoin hit yet another record high on Friday, and moved within sight of a market capitalisation of $1 trillion, blithely shrugging off analyst warnings...

Only 70 million Nigerians use condom – Report reveals

A recent report on condom access and utilization in Nigeria by the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), in collaboration with the National Agency for the...

Osun govt freezes LGs accounts

The Osun State Governor, Mr Adegboyega Oyetola, has directed that all accounts of local government areas in all banks be frozen. The governor gave the...

Palpable fear in Osun communities as five persons sustain gunshot wound over land dispute

About five persons were said to have sustained gunshot injuries as Erin-Osun and Ilobu community in Irepodun local government area of Osun State renewed...

KWARMA inspects ongoing road projects, charges communities on proper road maintenance

The Kwara State Roads Maintenance Agency (KWARMA) has charged inhabitants of the state on proper usage of roads across the state. This was contained in...

Court dismisses suit seeking EFCC to probe ex-Gov Yari for N900bn fraud

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, dismissed suit seeking an order compelling the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)...

Court asked to stop Adamu from parading as IGP

An Abuja based legal practitioner, Maxwell Okpara has asked a Federal High Court in Abuja to stop Mohammed Adamu from parading himself as the...

FEC approves 20 private Universities

The Federal Executive Council (FEC), presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday approved the establishment of 20 private universities in the country. Minister of Education,...

Biden appoints another Nigerian lady

United States President Joe Biden has appointed Nigerian-born Enoh Titilayo Ebong as the acting director of the US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA). “The appointment...

Gov. Ortom recovers from Covid-19

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has tested negative for the dreaded coronavirus (COVID-19). Ortom made his status known on Wednesday while addressing journalists in...

Man beaten to coma after raping in Ondo

A middle-aged man has been beaten to coma in Akure, the Ondo State capital after allegedly raping and plucking the eyes of his victim. The suspect...