A coalition has called on the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, to apologise to Nigerians and return to Cameroon coalition also urged Atiku to alternatively seek naturalization in Nigeria - According to the coalition, Atiku's alleged nationality could have been the reason Ibrahim Babangida refused...
Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration had performed well in addressing insecurity and the country is safer than it was in 2015. According to the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, Mohammed made this disclosure in Washington D.C. during an interview with the...
Nigeria’s Information minister, Lai Mohammed. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has assured the international community that President Muhammadu Buhari’s new administration will be more determined in the fight against corruption. Mr Mohammed, who gave the assurance in Washington D.C., in an interview with the Voice of America...
Not fewer than nine senior officials of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) have been detained by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for fraud allegations running into billions of naira. The officials, who have been in EFCC custody since April 1, include the Director of Finance and...
There was a little bit of drama at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) on Monday. Aliyu Umar, lead counsel of federal government in the trial of Walter Onnoghen, suspended chief justice of Nigeria (CJN), argued with Zainab Duke, a lawyer on his team, in the full glare of the...
A Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Board of Trustee, BoT, member, Chief Ebenezer Babatope, has stated that the All Progressives Congress, APC, will field another Northern presidential candidate to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023. Babatope claimed that Southerners in the APC were deceiving themselves that Buhari will handover to them...
The Indigenous People of Biafra on Sunday said its leader, Nnamdi Kanu would expose more about the nationality of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar. It also insisted that the person occupying the seat of Nigeria’s president was not the “real” President Muhammadu Buhari. The All Progressives...
Those conversant with history can confidently assert that the Tiv Jukun-Tiv feud or crisis in the Taraba state axis is an age-long phenomenon. Each time it is exhumed; the actors play it deadly. These two brotherly, but antagonistic tribes have reasons for the constant animosities and wars they fight...
The Supreme Court has received the records of appeal in the appeal filed by the governor-elect of Zamfara state, Alhaji Mukhtar Shehu and 37 others challenging the judgement of the Court of Appeal, Sokoto Division. The appeal court had about three weeks ago ruled that there was irregularities in the conduct...
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), has sealed up some fuel stations in Abeokuta metropolis for hoarding, creating artificial scarcity and under dispensing of products. Leading the exercise in Abeokuta, the state capital, the head of operations in the Ogun office of the Department of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Muinat Bello...