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Police arraign MFM pastor, three children for retired DSP’s death

For their alleged involvement in the death of a retired Deputy Superintendent of Police, Joseph Idehen, the police...

LASTMA, driver tackle Fayose over damage to bus in accident

A bus driver, Taiye Adams, and the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority have accused a former governor of...

I regret not stealing before being caught –Suspect

One Akeem Azeez shocked many people present in court on Friday during his trial when he openly expressed...

Lagos executive, judiciary allow personal interests to overshadow their duty to state —AD

The Lagos State chapter of the Alliance for Democracy has raised an alarm over the continued feud between...

Obasanjo attacks Buhari, says Abacha era is here

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Sunday, took a swipe at President Muhammadu Buhari, describing his administration to the era...

Elections: US warns of B’Haram/ISIS attacks, military denies knowledge

The United States of America has warned its citizens in Nigeria to be conscious of threats of attacks...

Gridlock as tanker falls on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Two persons were injured in an accident which involved two petrol tankers and a truck on the Lagos-Ibadan...

Atiku, Agbaje woo artistes with funds, film village

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has promised to pay necessary attention to the...

Buhari is honest, vote for him — Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has urged Nigerians to vote massively to re-elect President Muhammadu Buhari in the February...

ASUU, FG to resume talks on Monday

The Academic Staff Union of Universities and the Federal Government are to resume talks Monday (tomorrow) on how...

Oyo in difficult times —Lanlehin

The governorship candidate of the African Democratic Congress in Oyo State, Senator Olufemi Lanlehin, has decried the alleged...

Buhari, best choice for Nigeria, says Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, has said President Muhammadu Buhari is the best among the presidential candidates...

Group seeks Akeredolu’s support to fight kidnappers

A group, Coalition of Freedom Fighters, has expressed readiness to assist the Governor of Ondo State, Mr Rotimi...

Senatorial candidate lauds APC

The All Progressives Congress candidate for Osun East Senatorial District, Mr Ajibola Famurewa, has commended the party for...

Ogun APC seeks Amosun’s removal from presidential election council

The All Progressives Congress in Ogun State has called for the removal of Governor Ibikunle Amosun as the...

Atiku walks out, insists on debate with Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organisation on Saturday said it was sad that President Muhammadu Buhari shied...

Agbaje expresses worry over alleged voters’ intimidation

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Lagos State, Mr Jimi Agbaje, on Saturday said he...

Police to get new DIGs this week

The Police Service Commission may appoint new members of the Police Management Team, including additional Deputy and Assistant...

FG launches probe into Onnoghen’s 13-year salary account

The Federal Government through the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit has launched a probe into the salary account of...

ASUP suspends talks with FG over low representation

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, on Saturday, said the leadership of the union suspended its meeting with...

Osun to establish 12 new farm settlements

The Osun State Government has said it will establish 12 new farm settlements across the state. The state...

Electoral offences tribunal not needed to tackle rigging –Basiru, ex-Osun attorney general

The All Progressives Congress candidate for Osun Central Senatorial District, Dr Ajibola Basiru, who is the immediate past...

Discordant tunes playing on INEC’s election guidelines

With just 27 days to the conduct of the general elections, the guidelines released by the Independent National...

JUST IN: Thieves stole money in senator’s car, says Ekweremadu

The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, on Thursday, shocked his colleagues when he revealed how some thieves broke...

Go to court, Osinbajo tells restructuring advocates

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday told proponents of the restructuring of the country to approach...

Kwara confirms cases of Lassa Fever, Yellow fever, Polio

The Kwara State Government has confirmed two cases of Lassa Fever infecting a husband and wife in the...

We’ll give everything to win 2019 AFCON –Pinnick

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, says the target of the federation is to help the...

INEC uncovers new methods of vote-buying

The Independent National Electoral Commission on Monday said it had  discovered  new methods  to be used by some ...

Nobody can turn Buhari against me – Amosun

Ogun state Governor  Ibikunle Amosun has  said     that   nobody   can turn President Muhammadu Buhari against him. Amosun said...

Police file charge against Melaye, to present eight witnesses

The Nigeria Police Force has filed a charge against Kogi West lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye, for alleged illegal...