The Oyo State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress has urged its members and supporters to start working immediately towards taking back power from the governor-elect, Seyi Makinde, of the Peoples Democratic Party’s in 2023. The party also said it would challenge the outcome of the governorship election in places...
The Senate on Tuesday approved N30,000 as the new national minimum wage. This decision was reached after the upper chamber’s ad-hoc committee on new minimum wage headed by Senator Francis Alimikhena submitted its report. The Senate then went on to request the Federal Government to submit a supplementary budget to cover...
…His arrest and escape from custody Dateline:September 25, 2011. Nigerians were treated to a theatre of the absurd when the police high command raised the alarm that a self-confessed kingpin of the Boko Haram Islamist sect, which held the nation by the jugular, had surreptitiously slipped out of custody. Shockingly,...
Some shocking news from Kaduna state after it was revealed that a young lady delivered a set of twins with one of the babies having deformities on her body. The baby is reported to have been born with 4 hands and 3 legs. The lady, Malama Hawwa’u Jamilu, 24, delivered...
Ahead of scheduled governorship and state Assembly supplementary polls this weekend, the Nigerian Central Office of the International Human Rights Commission has nominated Senator Dino Melaye to lead the delegation of observers. In a letter addressed to the controversial lawmaker, which was signed by the Commission’s Diplomatic head to Nigeria...
A disgruntled politician who suffered a defeat in Uganda’s parliamentary elections has reacted by removing boreholes he commissioned while in office. The boreholes have been a major source of water supply for residents in Nebbi Municipality, a district in northern Uganda, for over two decades, local media reported. Patrick Okumu-Ringa was...
There are indications that recently sacked Acting Director General of the Department of State Services (DSS), Mr Lawal Daura, may be recalled to his duty post following new developments within the Presidency. A top security source close to the Presidency and conversant with the new development told PRNigeria that plans...
A divorce seeking wife has accused her husband of employing an Islamic preacher to have sex with her for money-making ritual purposes. The woman, Musilimotu Olashuyi, 48, claimed that she introduced her husband, Gbenga Olashuyi, 55, to the unnamed Alfa because she used to frequent his mosque for prayers. She said...
Nigeria government says the Air Force assets deployed to search for the 110 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram from their school in Dapchi town, Yobe State, on Monday, February, 19, could not find the girls after flying for 200 hours and engaging its various intelligence platforms. The Nigerian presidency announced...
THE Federal Government has clarified that the partial removal of dichotomy between the Higher National Diploma (HND) and Bachelor’s of Science (B.Sc) degree by the National Council on Establishment. Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, speaking on Thursday in Abuja, noted that the resolution of...