President Buhari Declares November 1 As National Youth Day

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has approved November 1st of every year as the National Youth Day, Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, has said. According to the minister, the President made this known during a Federal Executive Council meeting on Wednesday. Announcing that the day has been set aside for […]

Senior Civil Servant Places Brother On FG Payroll, Collects Salary For 11 Years While His Brother Struggles

The Niger state police command have arrested a senior civil servant for illegally placing his brother on federal government payroll for 11 years. Mohammed Ndanusa was arrested in Minna, Niger, after being found to have smuggled his brother’s name in the federal civil service payroll, since 2009. The culprit, a civil servant with the Ministry […]

Two Persons Dead, 4 Injured In Ghastly Road Accident

Two persons were killed and four injured in a road accident in the Anthony area of Lagos State. It was gathered that the accident occurred when four vehicles involving two trucks, a tanker and a commercial bus had a collision. This was confirmed in a statement issued on Wednesday by Director-General of the Lagos State […]

Presidency Finally Reacts To Controversy On CAMA

The Presidency has finally reacted to the controversy that trailed the Companies and Allied Matters Act 2020. Special Assistant to the President on Niger Delta Affairs and former National Assembly Presidential Liaison Officer, Senator Ita Enang, who spoke at a brief ceremony held at the secretariat of the Christain Association of Nigeria in Abuja, where he […]

Nnamdi Kanu Challenges Pastor Adeboye To Reveal What He Saw In Aso Rock During His Visit

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has made claims about Pastor Enoch Adeboye’s refusal to speak with the press after his meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday. It was reported that Pastor Adeboye met with President Buhari behind closed-door on Monday. And after the meeting, the revered Christian leader shunned the eagerly […]

Two Yoruba Groups Fight Over Alleged Segregation Agenda To Break Away From Nigeria

Two leading Yoruba socio-cultural groups are at loggerheads over an alleged secession agenda being championed by one of the groups for the South West to break away from Nigeria and become an independent nation. The two groups are Yoruba World Congress (YWC), which is an umbrella body over more than 150 pan-Yoruba self-determination organisations, under the […]

Oshiomhole Escapes Death, 2 Police Officers Killed In Assassination Attempt

Former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Adams Oshiomhole on Tuesday escaped death by the whisker in a convoy accident. It was learnt the incident occurred around 12noon at Benin-Lagos bypass before Oluku junction when Oshiomhole was on his way to Usen in Ovia local government of Edo for campaign. Two policemen […]