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Kidnappers shift operation to Kaduna-Zaria road, open fire on travellers

Kidnappers on Monday morning attacked motorists at Kwanar Tsintsiya axis of Kaduna-Zaria Road in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State. DAILY NIGERIAN gathered that...

600m people lack access to electricity in Africa- Don  

Prof. Folasade Ogunsola, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Development Services, University of Lagos, says more than 600 million people in Africa lack access to electricity. Mr Ogunsola...

How El-Rufai left Abuja, trekked for 10km to solve Kaduna-Abuja traffic gridlock

The governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, on Friday afternoon left Abuja to solve the horrific gridlock along Kaduna-Abuja expressway. The gridlock occurred when a...

No voting with temporary voter card – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says no voter will be allowed to vote with the temporary voter card, in the forthcoming general elections. Prof....

Osinbajo unveils document to promote economic growth, minimise corruption

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said that the implementation of the Nigerian Code of Corporate Governance would promote corporate success and economic growth as well...

Salah penalty kick keeps Liverpool in EPL driving seat

Liverpool went seven points clear at the top of the English Premier League (EPL) after a penalty kick gave them a 1-0 win at...

EU deploys election observation mission to Nigeria

The European Union, EU, has deployed a high level election observation mission to monitor the February General Elections in Nigeria. Federica Mogherini, High Representative of...

2 bag 4 years imprisonment each over attempt to steal motorcycle

An Iyaganku Chief Magistrate's Court, Ibadan, on Friday sentenced two men, Mustapha Abubakar, 32, and Bashar Shehu, 25, to four years imprisonment each for...

UTME: JAMB warns against two candidates sharing phone number

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, on Friday warned prospective candidates to adhere strictly to the registration procedure for the 2019 UTME to...

Mysterious fire kills 3 children in Anambra

Police in Anambra have confirmed the death of three children following an outbreak of a mysterious fire in Obosi, Idemili Area of the state...

Zimbabwean civil servants give strike notice over low wages

Zimbabwe’s umbrella body of Civil Servant Unions has given a notice to go on industrial action, while the government says it will announce remuneration...

Iran to retaliate against EU sanctions – Official

Iran on Wednesday said that it would reciprocate after the EU added two Iranian individuals and an Iranian intelligence unit to the bloc’s terrorist...

20 primary school pupils injured in attack

Twenty primary school pupils were injured in an attack carried out by a man on Tuesday in Beijing, the local government said. “The attack occurred...

2019: APC studying court ruling barring it from presenting candidates in Rivers

The All Progressives Congress, APC, says it is studying the Federal High Court ruling, restraining the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from recognising any...

Persons with disabilities, 51 political parties endorse Governor Lalong for 2019

Persons with disabilities, as well as some 51 political parties in Plateau state, have endorsed Governor Simon Lalong for re-election under the All Progressives...

World Bank President Kim to quit next month

World Bank Group President, Jim Yong Kim, will resign effective from February 1, more than three years ahead of the expiration of his term...

Presidency orders withdrawal of ‘fake news’ on NFF

The Presidency has described as 'fake news' a press release in circulation, to the effect that President Muhammadu Buhari had ordered the arrest and...

Nigerian Army speaks on Daily Trust siege, says paper’s report ‘undermines national security’

The Nigerian Army on Monday morning broke its silence on the siege it laid to offices of Daily Trust in Abuja and Maiduguri, saying...

20 abducted JIBWIS members regain freedom

By Shittu Tanko, Jos The Jama’atu Izalatil Bid’ah Wa’ikamatis Sunnah, JIBWIS, popularly known as Izala, has confirmed the release of 20 members of its first aid group that...

Nigerian troops repel Boko Haram attack in Damasak, kill many in Yobe

Nigerian troops on Saturday repelled hundreds of Boko Haram members who wanted to attack Damasak, a town in northern part of Borno State. According to Daily...

India appoints new High Commissioner to Nigeria

India has appointed Abhay Thakur as its new High Commissioner to Nigeria. Indian High Commission in Abuja disclosed this in a statement by its Second...

Kano hospital conducts successful brain surgery

A newly-commissioned hospital in Kano, Muhammadu Buhari Specialist Hospital, Giginyu, has conducted brain surgery on Ali Iliyasu, who suffered brain injury 26 years ago. A...

2019: CAN declares January 10 National Day of Prayers for elections

The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has declared January 10 as National Day of Prayers for peaceful, free, fair and credible elections. The Christian body...

At APC rally in Kano, Aisha Buhari walks out on Ganduje

The wife of the President Aisha Buhari on Saturday walked out on the governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, at the APC Women and...

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