Former President Goodluck Jonathan will be leading observers drawn from civil society organisations and election management bodies from across Africa to observe the Sierra Leone general election scheduled for March 7. Jonathan will serve as leader of the Election Observation Mission of the Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa...
Nigeria's first son, Yusuf Buhari has returned to Abuja after spending weeks in Germany receiving medical treatment. According to Sahara Reporters, over Five Million Euros was spent.
The bloody clash in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State, on Sunday, March 10, 2019, which claimed three lives, was between members of two sworn arch rival cult groups, Eiye and Aye confraternities – is not politically-inclined crisis, the Ogun State Police Command has said. The Command, through its Public Relations Officer (PPRO),...
Three suspected ritualists who allegedly killed a six-year-old girl, Maimuna Yahaya, made shocking confessions during their parade at Taraba State Police Command in Jalingo, the state capital, penultimate Tuesday. The love of money and crave for material wealth were two of the reasons adduced for their alleged involvement in the...
Security agencies have uncovered how the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has allocated about $3million (N1.8billion) to each state branch of the party, allegedly for inducement of voters. The cash was remitted before last Saturday’s postponement elections, but most state chapters were finding it difficult to change the cash to...
The Presidency and the Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, have disagreed over what President Muhammadu Buhari went to do at the Eko Atlantic City during his two-day working visit to the state. Governor Ambode said in his official Twitter handle that the President went there to inaugurate the project Click...
The military on Monday chased out insurgents who tried to enter Michika, a commercial town in Adamawa State, after a fierce battle that raged for hours. Some residents of Michika said that they started hearing gunfire and explosions around 7 p.m. on Michika- Lassa road as the insurgents, who approached...
Activities of fraudsters, popularly known as Yahoo Plus, have assumed a worrisome dimension. Before now, their targets were gullible foreigners. But today, fraudsters, who would stop at nothing in their quest to get rich, have settled for female pants to achieve it. In the last couple of months, stealing of panties...
The Olowu of Owu Kingdom, Oba Adegboyega Dosunmu, has told Oba Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo, the Alake of Egbaland, that Owu people are not under the control of the Alake. The had been recently reported as objecting to the existence of two paramount rulers in the ancient city of Abeokuta, Ogun...
Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello has finally broken his silence on the senator Dino Melaye’s arrest and recent ordeal at the hands of security operatives. Governor Bello and the lawmaker representing Kogi West senatorial district at the National Assembly, Melaye, have been at loggerheads with both accusing and counter-accusing themselves. During...