Reasons Buhari merged budget and planning ministry with Finance – Minister

Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, yesterday, said the Ministry of Budget and National Planning with that of Finance to...

FIBA World Cup: D’Tigers not losing sleep over final list

D’Tigers’ Vincent Nnamdi is not losing sleep over the final 12-man roster for the 2019 FIBA Men’s World Cup in China as Nigerians wait with...

BBNaija: Why Ike should have saved Esther not Omashola – Seyi

Big Brother Naija, BBNaija housemate Seyi has expressed disappointment over Ike’s decision to save Omashola from possible eviction this week. Frodd, Esther, Tacha, Cindy, Sir...

Donald Trump slams report he asked about using nukes on hurricanes

President Donald Trump has described as "ridiculous" a report that he discussed using nuclear weapons to alter the course of hurricanes. Trump, who just returned...

Nollywood abandoned me, laments Cossy Orjiakor

Controversial actress, Cossy Ojiakor was not in her usual ‘good spirits’ during the week, when she showed up at a press preview of the...

ITU 1st Digital African Week conference begins today in Abuja

The International Telecommunications Union (ITU)will today begin a four-day 1st Digital African Week Conference in Abuja. Hosted by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), the event which...

FG to deploy Science, Technology and Innovation to lift 100m out of poverty –...

The Minister of Science and Technology Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, yesterday said the Federal Government would deploy science, technology, and innovation to actualize  President Muhammadu...

’19m children are unregistered in Nigeria’ –UNICEF

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has said no fewer than 19 million children are unregistered during and after birth in Nigeria. The Child Protection Specialist,...

4 killed in open fire,12 others missing in Borno

Four people have been feared killed and 12 others missing in the aftermath of Boko Haram attack on a town in the northern part of...

Return home and fight if indeed you’re a freedom fighter, Ohanaeze youth Challenges Nnamdi...

The Secretary-General of the OYC, Mazi Okwu Nnabuike on Monday in Enugu, raised the alarm over the activities of some fifth columnists who he...

Court summons EFCC, AGF over Ex-Gov Yari’s property

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, yesterday, summoned the Attorney General of the Federation and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to appear...

Kogi guber: Disqualified aspirants accuse APC of favouring Bello

Aggrieved All Progressives Congress (APC) disqualified aspirants for Kogi State governorship election have accused the leadership of the party of favoring the incumbent Governor...

Court summons electricity transmission MD for flouting order

he Federal Capital Territory High Court in Maitama has ordered the Managing Director of the Transmission Company of Nigeria(TCN), Usman Mohammed, to appear before...

Armed men abducts top Nigerian hospital chief, kill his police guards

Two police officers were killed on Monday during the kidnap of a hospital chief in Edo State. The Edo Police Command confirmed the killing of...

VAT fetches N312bn in three months

The Federal Government generated N311.94bn between April and June; statistics provided by the National Bureau of Statistics have shown.   In the first quarter of the...

NYSC DG urges corps members to inter-marry

The Director-General of National Youths Service Corps (NYSC), Shuaibu Ibrahim, has encouraged corps members to inter-marry. Mr. Ibrahim made the call on Monday when he...

APC disqualifies 12 Kogi gov aspirants

There was outrage on Monday as the All Progressives Congress Governorship Screening Committee disqualified 12 aspirants from the August 29 governorship primary in Kogi...

Learn the most exciting facts about the American filmmaker, Quentin Tarantino

Quentin Tarantino is one of the most famous American actors, filmmakers, cinema owners, and film programmers. Most of his works are easily identified by...

Diamond Onoberhie accuses father-in-law of kidnapping his children

A retired naval Captain, Diamond Onoberhie, has accused his father-in-law, Rear Admiral John Kpokpogri, of kidnapping his four children and relocating them to Canada,...

IPOB harassing Buhari story, concocted –Presidency

The Presidency has denied stories and visuals circulating on the social media about the  purported harassment of President Muhammadu Buhari by members of the...

2019 African Games: Nigeria gets big boost as Weightlifters win six gold medals

Team Nigeria’s overall medal haul at the ongoing 2019 African Games in Morocco received a big boost on Monday as the country raked in...

Police officers face dismissal for colluding with Wadume

Two policemen who allegedly colluded with kidnap kingpin, Hamisu Bala, popularly known as Wadume, will soon be dismissed from the service following their indictment...

“no plot to make my son next Awujale” – Olori Omoba of Ijebuland

The Olori Omoba of Ijebuland and founder of First City Monument Bank, Otunba Olasubomi Balogun, has denied  reports trending  on social media  he is...

NLC plans nationwide rallies over insecurity in nigeria

The Nigeria Labour Congress has expressed concern over rising cases of kidnapping, Boko Haram attacks, communal clashes and general national insecurity, saying it will...

Aisha Ahmad speaks on loan defaulters to lose deposits in other banks

  The Central Bank of Nigeria and other lending institutions have agreed to seize the bank savings of customers that borrow money and refuse to...

Police parade suspects who diverted N40m generators, oil

The Oyo State Police Command, on Monday, paraded suspected armed robbers, who allegedly diverted goods valued at N40m to an unknown destination. The state Commissioner...

Kidnappers abduct members sent to deliver ransom in kaduna

Two persons, who went to deliver ransom for the release of two children of a Kaduna-based bishop, have been abducted by the same gunmen,...

I will limit my pride tacha apologises to big brother

Big Brother Naija, BBNaija, housemate, Tacha has promised to be on a good behavior henceforth in the reality show. Tacha made the promise on Monday...

Davido to feature girlfriend ,chioma on his forthcoming album

Gearing up for the release of his sophomore album, Davido has revealed that his girlfriend, Chioma is featured on the upcoming album. According to Davido,...

Traders protest auction of N4m goods by Customs

Scores of Yewa-Awori farm produce traders and farmers under the aegis of Fruits and Vegetable Growers and Marketers Association of Nigeria, on Monday, protested...