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Nigerian Troops Repel Boko Haram Attack in Borno…

The Nigerian Army and Police on Thursday repelled an attack by Boko-Haram insurgents who attempted to invade Jakana town in Kaga local government area of Borno. The insurgents armed with sophisticated weapons, stormed the town at 5:30 p.m. Jakana is about 40km from Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. The General …

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UN, Oyo State Launch Nigeria’s First Complete Yoruba SDGs…

In furtherance of its commitment to leaving no one behind in the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the United Nations in collaboration with Oyo State Government and the UN Association of Nigeria (UNAN), has launched the Yoruba Language translation of the complete 17 Goals and 169 Targets of …

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Boko Haram in Show of Defiance Marks Eid-el-Fitr in Sambisa…

The Boko Haram terrorists in a flagrant show of defiance have again openly celebrated this Year’s Eid-el-Fitr in Sambisa Forest. The five minute, 17 second video footage seen by News correspondent in Maiduguri shows the terrorists and their families dressed in festival attires, performing salat after completing 29 days of …

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Buhari Shuns Saraki, Other nPDP Members in APC Crisis…

President Muhammadu Buhari has turned down the possibility of meeting with the faction of the All Progressives Congress, APC, known as the New Peoples Peoples Democratic Party, nPDP. The President was said to have reportedly vowed that he will not discuss with the aggrieved members of the nPDP that joined …

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Senate Mandates INEC to Announce June 12, 1993 Results…

The Senate Thursday mandated the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to announce the final results of the June 12, 1993 presidential election so that it can be on record that MKO Abiola won the poll. INEC is an offshoot of the National Electoral Commission (NEC), which was chaired in 1993 …

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APC Chieftain Writes UN, Accuses Buhari of Terror Over Saraki…

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has written another open letter to the Secretary-General of the United Nations Mr Antonio Guterres, alleging that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, has been persecuting some perceived to oppose the government. PoliticsNGR gathered that those mentioned in …

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Murder Suspects Implicate Saraki, Kwara Governor, Others…

The suspected killers paraded by the Kwara State Police Command in Ilorin last week have named the Senate President, Mr. Bukola Saraki, Kwara State governor, Mr. Abdulfattah Ahmed, as two of the men who ordered them to kill many Kwara State indigenes in Nigeria and abroad. The suspects, who have …

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Saraki, Others Eye SDP Ticket Towards 2019 Presidency…

At least, seven presidential aspirants and sixty senators are presently gearing up to contest the 2019 elections under the platform of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Tribune Online has gathered. The acting chairman of the party in Anambra State Chief Vincent Obi who revealed this to newsmen in Awka the …

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NDLEA Intercepts 4,000kgs of Tramadol at Lagos Airport…

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, yesterday,  seized about 4000 kilogrammes of tramadol  that was recently banned by the Federal Government at the Muritala Muhammed Airport , Lagos. The seized tramadol was displayed  before  newsmen by the NDLEA Commander at the Lagos Airport, Garba Ahmadu,  who said that the interception …

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Herdsmen Kill 15 in Fresh Attack in Adamawa…

Barely 48 hours after the twin bomb blasts that rocked a mosque in Mubi town, resulting in the deaths of over 60 people, 15 persons have been reportedly killed by armed herdsmen in four villages in Numan and Lamurde Local Government Areas of Adamawa State. Reports from the affected areas …

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