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President Buhari: how does he sleep with Northerners dominating Nigeria’s public space? By Femi Orebe I have said it over and over; we are not organised...

IBB still alive, hale and hearty – Spokesperson 

  IBB Former Military Head of State, General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, IBB (Rtd), is not dead contrary to rumour on social media. IBB’s spokesperson, Kassim Afegbua, on...

Oshiomhole: I am a he-goat

Oshiomhole: APC chairman, calls himself he-goat of Edo politics By Jethro Ibileke National chairman of the All Progressives Congress, (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has debunked reports...

Photos: Atiku’s son weds in Kaduna

Atiku, Makarfi others at Sultan Bello mosque Kaduna during the wedding ceremony The wedding ceremony between Atiku’s son, Mustapha Abubakar and his bride, Afrah Mubarak...

EFCC seizes Orji Kalu’s properties

EFCC operatives at the office of Sun newspapers linked with Orji Kalu The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Saturday, December 14, 2019, moved...

Buhari sends belated birthday wishes to Maryam Uwais

Maryam Uwais with VP Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday President Muhammadu Buhari has sent belated birthday wishes to Mrs Maryam Wali Uwais, his Special Adviser on...

Joshua to present world championship belts to Buhari soon

Anthony Joshua: Visiting Aso Rock soon World boxing heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua will soon present his belts to President Muhammadu Buhari, a presidential aide disclosed...

2020 Budget: Ahmad Lawan ignites hope in National Assembly and Nigeria

. Senate President Ahmad Lawan   By Abubakar Sidiq Usman The ninth Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria made history on Thursday, December 5, with...

Teni Apata’s music, personality evolution draws mixed feelings

Teni Popular singer Teniola Apata, a.k.a Teni as a songwriter and an entertainer has evolved in character and so has her music in the last...

Falana to DSS: You lied on Sowore’s re-arrest, court invasion

  Sowore: detained by a defiant DSS Senior advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana has stunningly revealed that the leader of the armed DSS operatives who stormed...

Life and Times of Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke

Huge crowd at one of Bonnke’s crusades By Kazeem Ugbodaga I remembered then, as young ministers, we would pray and cry out to God to make...

Bonnke’s death, great loss to Nigeria, Africa – Buhari

Reinhard Bonnke President Muhammadu Buhari joins Christendom at large in mourning the passing of renowned evangelist, Reinhard Bonnke, 79, describing his transition as a great...

Updated: Joshua reclaims boxing championships (Round-by-Round analysis)

Andy Ruiz v Anthony Joshua Anthony Joshua has reclaimed his heavyweight boxing belts from Andy Ruiz Jr. after their much-anticipated rematch Saturday at Diriyah Arena,...

How tree planting can tackle climate change challenge

The Reverend father demonstrating tree planting An Environmentalist, Mr Muhtari Amino-Kano, has described planting of trees as the only way to curb the effect of...

Sowore: Rights commission wants SSS officials charged with contempt

Omoyele Sowore The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has called for arrest and prosecution of officers of the Department of State Services (DSS) involved in...

74 bag first class as UNIJOS graduates 11,431

University of Jos The University of Jos on Saturday graduated 11,431 students comprising 74 first-class, three distinctions (Pharmacy) and 97 Doctors of Philosophy (PhDs). Prof. Sabastian...

Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke dies

Bonnke and his wife on 1 October this year Popular German evangelist, Reinhard Bonnke is dead. He was aged 79. Bonnke who lived in Palm...

Some Republican senators ready to vote for Trump’s removal

Trump: He may not get 100% Republican support in the senate Some “handful” of Republican senators would consider voting to remove President Trump after House...

How Sowore, Bakare were re-arrested – Femi Falana

Sowore: Shielded in court by his supporters as DSS operatives attempt to re-arrest him in courtroom. Femi Falana, Senior Advocate of Nigeria and lawyer has...

Environment: Lagos intensifies clean up exercise

Mr Tunji Bello, Commissioner for the Environment and Water Resources. Following the successful evacuation of Street traders, shanties, illegally parked vehicles and miscreants on the...

Shell blocks enforcement of $516m oil spill claims by Ogoni community

A Shell office A Judge in London on Thursday overturned an attempt by lawyers to a Nigerian community to carry over a 2010 ruling by...

First ever Pan African Catholic Congress kicks off in Enugu

Pope Francis The first ever Pan African Catholic Congress on Theology, Society and Pastoral Life to reflect on the church as a beacon of hope...

DSS bows to Court, Sowore released

Omoyele Sowore After 125 days in detention, the Department of States Services, DSS, on Thursday released the publisher of Sahara Reporters and Convener, #RevolutionNow Protest,...

Obaseki eulogises world’s first black female senator Afegbua

The celebrant, Princess Franca Afegbua (3rd from left); Mrs. Betsy Obaseki (4th from left); and members of Afegbua’s family By Jethro lbileke Mrs. Betsy Obaseki, wife...

Border drill, boost for rice production, self-sufficiency – FG

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed (second right); Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Alhaji Sabo Nanono (second left); Assistant Comptroller...

Naked elderly women protest Sowore’s continued detention

A group of women protested, on Thursday, in front of the Federal High Court in Abuja to demand the immediate release of the #RevolutioNow...

Breaking: Senate passes 2020 budget of N10.594 trillion

The Nigerian Senate Nigerian Senate on Thursday passed the 2020 budget of N10.594 trillion into law. This is against the proposed budget of N10.33 trillion...

Court appoints Mugabe’s daughter to identify assets

Robert-Mugabe A court in Zimbabwe, on Thursday, appointed Robert Mugabe’s daughter to identify assets left by the late former leader so they can be distributed...

I’ve never collected kobo as pension from River state – Amaechi

Nigeria’s Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi. Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi on Thursday revealed that he has never requested or collected pension as a former...

Breaking: Court issues 24-hour ultimatum to DSS to release Sowore

Sowore: still languishes in DSS cell The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, ordered the Department of State Services (DSS) to release Omoyele Sowore, Convener,...

Sowore: FG is treating the judiciary with disdain – Soyinka

  Prof. Soyinka Nigerian Nobel Laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka has condemned the continous detention of #RevolutioNow convener Omoyele Sowore, even after perfecting his bail conditions. Soyinka who wondered...

Breaking: Orji Uzor Kalu sentenced to 12 years jail over N7.2bn fraud

Senator Orji Uzor Kalu By Akin Kuponiyi Former Governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu was on Thursday found guilty of N7.2 billion fraud by...

The church must stop worshipping rich people, ex-minister says

  Prof. Bolaji Akinyemi. A former Minister of External Affairs, Prof. Bolaji Akinyemi, in Lagos on Wednesday advised Nigerian churches to stop patronising the rich with...

Work and Study in Canada

With part-time student jobs for international students, you can gain valuable work experience and supplement your spending allowance. If you plan to Work And...

APC Women leaders applaud Lawan for peace in govt

  President Buhari (right) with Senate President, Ahmed Lawan (second left) and the Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila putting heads together to move Nigeria forward. Women leaders of...

Between Thuggery and State Disobedience

Prof. Soyinka By Wole Soyinka I have no hesitation in admitting that I have a personal, formative interest in the health of the Nigerian judiciary, deeper...

Capital Oil boss, Ifeanyi Uba faces criminal charge

  Mr Ifeanyi Ubah By Akin Kuponiyi A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, Southwest Nigeria on Wednesday adjourned till 13th of February, 2020 to arraign the...

Revealed: Buhari’s daughter bags first class in photography at UK university

Proud mum and daughter, Aisha and Hanan at her graduation on Tuesday 3 December First Lady, Aisha Buhari has announced the graduation of one of...

Driver Cries Out To Sanwo-Olu, LASTMA Boss Over N8,000 Bribe

FILE PHOTO: LASTMA officials talking to a commercial bus driver Paul Iyoghojie The Driver in charge of a Volkswagen bus with Reg. Plate Number. FKJ476 XB,...

Fayemi supports establishment of Foreign Service Commission

Governor Fayemi of Ekiti state Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has expressed support for the call for the establishment of a Foreign Service Commission...

Man City thrash Burnley, close gap with Liverpool

Gabriel Jesus: scores twice at Burnley Gabriel Jesus scored twice as Manchester City showed no signs of giving up on their Premier League title defence...

Community media, powerful agents for social change – Festus Kehinde

The Ogun State Commandant, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Hammed Abodunrin, Provost, Federal College of Education, Abeokuta, Dr. Ayodele Ajayi, the Executive...

Journalists charge new UNIBEN VC to be a team player

Prof. Lillian Imuetinyan Salami, newly appointed Vice-Chancellor of the University of Benin (UNIBEN) By Jethro lbileke The Correspondents’ Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, (NUJ),...

Hate Speech Bill impressive – US

Deputy Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi with the Political Officer of the Embassy of the United States of America, Jerry...

Atiku sues Buhari’s aide Lauretta Onochie over tweets

Lauretta Onochie with President Buhari: Atiku has sued me sir! The former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar has slammed a N2.5bn libel suit against...

Ex-Nigerian leader Murtala Muhammed had N7,000 when he died

Late General Murtala Muhammed Former Nigerian Head of State, General Murtala Ramat Muhammed had N7,000 in his bank account when he was assassinated on 13...

Buhari returns to Abuja

Buhari acknowledges greetings President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Abuja after five-day official visits to Malabo (Equatorial Guinea), Katsina and Kaduna State. The president had on...

US House Impeachment report overwhelmingly nails Trump

Trump: Democrats provide overwhelming evidence to warrant his impeachment and removal from office US Democrats presented a convincing case for impeaching and removing President Donald...

Borno govt speaks on plans to ban tricycle operators

Governor Babagana Umara Zulum: Says there is no plan to ban tricycle operators. Borno Government has debunked speculations that it planned to ban the operation...

65-year-old man in court for defiling 9-year-old girl

For allegedly defiling his nine-year-old daughter, a bricklayer, Oko Bassey, 65, was on Tuesday remanded in Kirikiri Correctional Centre on the order of an...