Senate’ll resolve Buhari’s $30bn loan request this week – Ndume

Leke Baiyewu, Abuja Strong indications have emerged that the leadership of the Senate and the Presidency have reached a deal on the 2017-2019 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper earlier rejected by the...

BREAKING: Six suicide bombers kill eight

A rare suicide attack in an oasis town south of Baghdad killed eight people on Monday, Iraqi officials said. The attack in Ain al-Tamer, which involved six suicide bombers, some of whom may have been...

Buhari offers solution to terrorism in Africa

President Muhammadu Buhari has offered a panacea to terrorists menace on the African continent which he said will also help the countries’ development. He said for Africa to overcome factors inhibiting its development, African leaders must come up with...

$30BN LOAN: Buhari meets Saraki for 3rd time in one week

In what appears a desperate move to have the Senate approve the proposed $29.9 billion loan, President Muhammadu Buhari Source: $30BN LOAN: Buhari meets Saraki for 3rd time in one week

Leave Amaechi alone, defend corruption allegations against you, Sagay tells Supreme Court judges

The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption. Itse Sagay, has lambasted two Supreme Court justices for levelling allegations of bribery against the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi. Justices John Okoro and Sylvester Ngwuta,...

Nigerian to be executed for drug trafficking

The family of Chijioke Obioha, a Nigerian national convicted of and given the mandatory death sentence for possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking on December 30, 2008, have been informed that November...

To force exchange rate down, Nigeria clamps down on money changers

In order to force a favourable exchange rate for the Naira, the Nigerian government has commenced a clampdown on money changers, called Bureau De Change operators. Dozens of money changers have since Wednesday been arrested...

Calabar carnival: Cross River assures tourists of adequate security

The Cross River Government has assured residents in the state and tourists coming for the 2016 annual Calabar carnival of adequate security. Ken Aklah, Special Adviser to Governor Ben Ayade on Event Management, gave the...

UPDATE: Why Buhari, Osinbajo, Tinubu, Ambode were absent from Ondo APC rally

President Muhammadu Buhari and his deputy, Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday disappointed a mammoth crowd who thronged the Democracy Park in Akure  for the flag off of the 2016 governorship campaign of the All Progressives...

Why U.S. is ‘slow’ in helping Nigeria recover stolen assets – Envoy

The Deputy Assistant Secretary for West Africa and Economic & Regional Affairs of the U.S. Department of State, Peter Barlerin, was in Nigeria recently. He was interviewed at the U.S. Embassy by a select...

“Sending thugs to abduct my children is not helping matters” – Mohammed Babangida’s ex...

On Sept 7th 2016, LIB revealed that Mohammed Babangida was battling his ex-wife Rahama for custody of their two eldest kids. From court documents exclusively obtained, Mohammad initiated the custody battle by taking his ex-wife...

Caught orally abusing a patient, Male Dentist indicted on 14 charges of sexual abuse

A Dentist practicing in Washington, DC, has been indicted for sexually abusing male patients while they were anesthetized with nitrous oxide (laughing gas). According to reports, the dentist, Bilal Ahmed, 44, was indicted this week. A...

ISIS slams Donald Trump victory, says he is a fool and would destroy America...

Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has slammed the victory of Donald Trump in the just concluded election saying he is a fool and would destroy America himself thereby giving Jihadis opportunity to...

EFCC procures new operational vehicles to aid in the fight against corruption (photos)

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) today procured new fleet of cars to be used by the agency in its operational works to fight against corruption in the country. Ibrahim Magu; Acting Chairman...