PHOTO: Dino Melaye Advocates New World Economic Order

Lawmaker representing Kogi West Senatorial District in the upper chamber of the National Assembly, Senator Dino Melaye, on Monday advocated for global policy to stimulate new economic order. The Senator stated this on Monday in...

Kanu’s Whereabouts Prompt Speculations On Eve Of Trial

The leader of a pro-Biafran separatist group in Nigeria, Nnamdi Kanu, has apparently gone missing, prompting speculation as to his whereabouts on the eve of his trial on treason charges. The leader of the Indigenous...

We Don’t See APC Lasting, Says Makarfi

Ahmed Makarfi, the national chairman of the People's Democratic Party, PDP, on Sunday stated that the immediate future of Nigeria's ruling All Progressives Party is bleak. He said "We have said it before and we...

Nigeria Hits 41 in FIFA Latest Ranking

Osita Okeke, chairman Nigeria football supporters club, South Africa chapter, has attributed Nigeria's improvement to Super Eagles qualification for the Russia 2018 World Cup. The rankings released by the World Football governing body showed that...

Scavenger, 20 Bags Jail Term For Weapon-Carrying

A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Monday sentenced a 20-year-old scavenger, Ibrahim Bala, to 12 months imprisonment, without an option of fine over possession of a weapon. Bala who resides at Jabi village...

Evan’s Accomplice Sues Police, Demands N100m Damages

Emeka Arinze, a suspected accomplice of alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly called Evans, on Monday asked a Federal High Court in Lagos to order his immediate release from police custody. Arinze, in his suit...

Atiku’s Associate Dumps APC For PDP In Kaduna

Malam Isah Dansallah, an associate of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to the People’s Democratic Party, PDP. Dansallah, a founding member of the APC, was appointed...

N2.6bn Fraud: Akpobolokemi, Others Have Case To Answer, Court Rules

A Federal High Court Lagos, on Monday, overruled a no case submission by former Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Patrick Akpobolokemi, charged with N2.6 billion fraud. The Economic and...

Tackle Migration Issues From Its Roots, Organisation Urges International Community

Director-General Jose Da-Silva of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation, FAO, has said that the international community is capable of changing the situation of migration so that it becomes a choice, not the...

Saraki Calls For Collective Fight Against Terrorism

Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has stated  that it is the collective responsibility of  world leaders to combat terrorism, reaffirming Nigeria’s  commitment to the fight. Saraki stated this at the bilateral meeting with the Speaker...

Gaya Urges Nigerians To Stop Castigating Leaders

Senator Kabiru Gaya has advised Nigerians to engage in constructive criticism of government’s policies rather than castigating the leadership. The Vice President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union, IPU, gave the advice when addressing journalists on Sunday at...

Road Rehabilitation: Ekweremadu, Ugwuanyi Laud FG

The Deputy President of the Senate, Mr Ike Ekweremadu, has commended the effort of the Federal Government on the rehabilitation of the 41-kilometre Ozalla-Akpugo-Amagunze-Ihuokpara-Nkomoro federal road. The road, earlier awarded in 2010, stopped due to...

Tourism : Entrepreneur urges FG to work with youths

By Collins Yakubu-Hammer An entrepreneur , Ms Abigail Olagbaye, has urged  the Federal Government to work with Nigerian youths in  the development of the nation’s  tourism sector. Olagbaye made the call in an interview with the...

Liberia election “peaceful, well-conducted” – International observers

International observers, under the aegis of the National Democratic Institute, NDI, have given thumbs up to the just conducted elections in Liberia. A renowned footballer, George is reported to be in the early lead so far,...