Saturday, April 10, 2021



BREAKING: Buhari leaves for London for medical check-up

President Muhammadu Buhari proceeds to London, the United Kingdom, Tuesday March 30, 2021, for a routine medical check-up. This is contained in a statement Monday...

Why I chose Kano for my 12th Colloquium, by Tinubu

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu, has disclosed his reasons for holding his 12th colloquium and 69th birthday in Kano State.

Buhari will transform Nigeria into a gas nation – Sylva

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, says that President Muhammadu Buhari has the political will to ensure that Nigeria becomes a gas nation with its huge deposit of gas.

Nigerian troops kill 7 Boko Haram fighters while planting IEDs near Sambisa Forest

Nigerian troops under Sector 1 Operation LAFIYA DOLE have eliminated seven Boko Haram terrorists along Njimia Alafa, near Sambisa Forest, Borno State.

Despite tensions, Nigerians are better off together – Buhari

President Mohammadu Buhari has stated that despite occasional tensions in the nation’s history characterised by the diversity of ethnicity, culture, language and religion, Nigerians are better off and stronger together.

BREAKING: Weather disrupts Tinubu’s 12th colloquium in Kano

Bad weather has disrupted the 69th birthday and 12th colloquium of All Progressives Congress leader, Bola Tinubu, billed to take place in Kano State, forcing many dignitaries who were billed to travel by air to stay back.

Attack on Ortom: IGP dispatches Abba Kyari led crack detectives to Benue

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has set up a Special Investigation Task Force headed by DCP Abba Kyari to investigate the reported attack and attempted murder of the Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom.

Buhari celebrates Tinubu at 69, says Asiwaju’s acumen, influence resonates in Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined the governing party, All Progressives Congress, APC, and its teeming members in congratulating Bola Tinubu on his 69th birthday.

VIDEO: Nigerian troops record success, kill 48 Boko Haram terrorists in Borno

The Nigerian Army troops of 28 Task Force Brigade in Chibok and Askira, have killed about 48 Boko Haram terrorists and rescued 11 abducted...

UN climate expert issues red alert, advises relocation of Hadejia town over impending floods

By Hamisu Gumel A United Nations focal person on climate change, Nura Jibo, has advised authorities to relocate the ancient town of Hajedia in Jigawa...

US President Biden invites Buhari, 39 other leaders to climate summit

The United States President Joe Biden has invited President Muhammadu Buhari to a Leaders Summit on Climate holding between April 22 and 23. Mr Biden...

No soldier fighting Boko Haram is owed allowance – Army

The Nigerian Army has dismissed reports that its troops of an unidentified battalion under Operation Lafiya Dole protested over alleged unpaid operational allowances as...

BREAKING: Nigerian Army releases list of successful candidates for Short Service Combatant Course[SEE LIST]

The Nigerian Army has released the list of successful candidates for the Nigerian Army Short Service Combatant Course 47/2021.

JUST IN: Buhari in closed-door meeting with Abdulsalami at Presidential Villa

President Muhammadu Buhari is meeting with former military Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, in Aso Villa, Abuja.

Nigerians must buy petrol at N234/litre sooner or later – Kyari

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Group Managing Director, Mele Kyari, has said that the Federal Government can no longer afford to subsidize the cost of buying petrol in the country.

AbdulSamad donates N1bn to ABU

Abdulsamad Rabiu has donated N1 billion to Ahmadu Bello University, ABU, Zaria, for the construction of additional students hostel and Department of Building in...

Bandits kill 9 in Birnin Gwari, Giwa communities of Kaduna

Security agencies have reported that armed bandits killed nine citizens in separate attacks spanning Birnin Gwari and Giwa local government area. The Kaduna State commissioner...

NASS to pass PIB April – Sylva

The Minister of State of Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, has said the Petroleum Industry Bill, PIB, currently before the National Assembly will be passed in April.

Buhari has no rift with Tinubu – Presidency

The Presidency has denied any rift between former Lagos Governor and National leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu and President Muhammadu Buhari.

Senate confirms Nababa as Nigeria Correctional Service CG

The Senate has confirmed the appointment of Haliru Nababa as Controller General, CG, Nigeria Correctional Service, NCS.

Court orders extension of NIN registration by 2 months

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos on Tuesday ordered the extension of the deadline for National Identity Number registration by two months.

Buhari sympathises with Issoufou over killing of 137 Nigeriens

President Muhammadu Buhari has sympathised with Nigerien President Mahamadou Issoufou over the killing of 137 Nigeriens by Boko Haram and Islam in West Africa, ISWA.

We’ll go after Igboho, Dokubo, other agitators – Attahiru

The Chief of Army Staff, Ibrahim Attahiru has vowed to crack down on the Biafra and Odudua Republic promoters and other agitators in the country.

Buhari receives Bankole, Gbenga Daniel in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday received former Governor of Ogun State, Gbenga Daniel, and former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Dimeji Bankole, who recently defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.

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