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Lagos Lawmaker And Two Others Over Illegal Firearms Was Arrested By Police

The police in Lagos on Saturday said they had arrested a member of the Lagos State House of...

Flood Kills 5 Persons, Destroys Property In Abeokuta

No fewer than five persons were feared dead and property worth millions of naira destroyed on Friday night,...

President Buhari Vows To Fish Out, Punish Attackers Of Sokoto Village

As a federal government delegation visited Sokoto yesterday to condole with the government and people of the state...

Russia 2018: Stranded Nigerians Sleep Outside Embassy Building

As Russia 2018 winds to a close on Sunday, about 200 Nigerians may not have good stories to...

Japan Prime Minister Cancels Overseas Trip As Rain Toll Hits 100

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has cancelled a four-country foreign trip as the death toll from flooding and...

Zuma Son In South Africa Court On Corruption Charges

Duduzane Zuma, the son of scandal-hit former South African president Jacob Zuma, appeared in ankle shackles in a...

South Sudan Rebels Reject Peace Deal Reinstating Machar

South Sudan rebels on Monday rejected a peace plan to reinstate insurgent leader Riek Machar as vice president,...

17 Boko Haram Members Get Jail Terms In Niger

A court in Niger has sentenced 17 members of the violent Islamist movement Boko Haram to between two...

Freed From Cave, But Doctor’s Orders Bar Thai Boys From World Cup Final

The eight young footballers rescued from a cave in Thailand after more than two weeks underground are unlikely...

Tenth Boy Escapes Thai Cave As Hopes Rise All Will Survive

The tenth boy was rescued from a flooded Thai cave on Tuesday, officials said, as elite divers raced...

Survivors Of Deadly Japan Floods Face Uncertain Future

As Tomie Takebe looked at the ruins of her flood-ravaged home in the Japanese town of Kurashiki, she...

All 12 Boys And Football Coach Rescued From Cave

All 12 boys and their coach who became trapped in a flooded Thai cave more than a fortnight...

May Clings To Power Amid Brexit Resignation Turmoil

British Prime Minister Theresa May chaired a meeting of her new-look cabinet on Tuesday as she clings to...

Foundation Supports Children With Inyang’s Food Drive Initiative

As part of its contribution to the on-going Social Investment Programme in Nigeria, Inyang Otu Foundation, a non-profit...

Fayose Accuses APC Of Importing Thugs Into Ekiti

Ekiti State governor Ayo Fayose has accused All Progressives Congress (APC) of importing thugs into the state from...

MTN Shuts Abuja Office

The MTN office in the Maitama District of Abuja, on Tuesday was under lock and key following the...

INEC Chairman Shuns Court Summons

Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu, Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday, failed to honour a court order directing...

FAAN Goes For Modern Scanners To Boost Security At Airports

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has ordered for modern scanners to boost security at airports in...

Amasa Firdaus Called To Bar In Hijab

The embattled law graduate Firdaus Amasa has been finally called to bar in her hijab, seven months after...

2018 Budget Shortfalls, Others May Raise Debt To N25 Trillion

• Real capital expenditure less than 27% • Deficit financing to exceed N2 trillion Shortfalls in the 2018...

Stakeholders To Brainstorm On Reforms In Oil, Gas Industry

Orderpaper Advocacy Initiative has disclosed plans to convene a colloquium on the Petroleum Host and Impacted Community Development...

Association Of Recruiters License Placement Agents of Nigeria, Dissociates Self From Employment Slavery Scandal

Association Of Recruiters License Placement Agents of Nigeria, “ARLPAN” Dissociates Self From Employment Slavery Scandal Sequel to the...

FG Does Not Have Enough Manpower To End Attacks, Says Ekweremadu

The Deputy Senate president, Ike Ekweremadu has said the Nigerian government does not have enough manpower to fatal...

France’s Macron In Nigeria To Talk Security, Boost Culture

French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday arrived in Abuja for a meeting with his Nigerian counterpart Muhammadu Buhari,...

Osinbajo Urges Automotive Industry Stakeholders To Focus On Vehicle Financing

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has called on stakeholders in the automotive industry to pay more attention...

Niger Boko Haram Attack Death Toll Revised Down: Ministry

Six soldiers were killed over the weekend in an attack blamed on the jihadist group Boko Haram on...

Police Protest: Presidency Summons IGP, Idris Ibrahim

The Presidency on Monday summoned the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris over the reported protest embarked by police...

Rainstorm Again, Kills One, Destroys Over 100 Houses In Daura

One person has been confirmed dead and over 100 houses affected by another rainstorm on Sunday night in...

Terrible Accident Caused By A Reckless Danfo Driver On The Same Otedola Bridge (Photo)

A reckless danfo driver, speeding along the opposite direction of traffic, popularly referred as “one-way” , had an...

SAD NEWS! Fuel Tanker Explode And Put Cars On Fire On Otedola Bridge Lagos/Ibadan Express Way (Video)

Fuel Tanker Explode And Put Cars On Fire On Otedola Bridge Lagos/Ibadan Express Way. Over 20 vehicles with...