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Okorocha takes INEC to court for withholding his Certificate of Return

Imo state governor, Rochas Okorochas, has filed a suit against the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) before the Federal High Court in Abuja, challenging the authority of the electoral commission to withhold his certificate of return as the senator-elect for Imo West senatorial district. INEC refused to issue him the certificate …

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Air Peace receives 3rd Boeing 777 aircraft

West Africa’s biggest carrier, Air Peace on Wednesday pushed Nigeria’s aviation profile a notch higher with the delivery of its third Boeing 777 aircraft. The airline took delivery of its first Boeing 777 aircraft on February 23, 2018, making history as the first Nigerian carrier to acquire and register the …

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PDP Has Slipped Into Severe Depression And Post-Defeat Hallucination, Says APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has mocked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the claims by Atiku Abubakar, its presidential candidate, that he defeated President Muhammadu Buhari by 1.6 million votes.  Sympathising with PDP on its defeat at the presidential poll, APC commended Nigerians for their support.  A statement by …

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DSS replaces President Buhari’s CSO, sends him on foreign course

The Department of State Services has removed Bashir Abubakar as President Buhari’s Chief Security Officer and has been immediately replaced with  Idris Kazeem Ahmed. According to reports, Abubakar will be proceeding on strategic course at the National Defence University (Fadena), Buenos Aires, Argentina. Security source said DSS authorities had directed …

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No death recorded in Ibadan building collapse — Oyo state government says

Oyo state government says there was no fatality in the building collapse incident which occurred in the Sogoye area of Ibadan, the state capital last night.  In a statement signed by the State commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Toye Arulogun, the government said it was able to achieve the evacuation of …

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Nigeria is short of men of integrity in positions of power – Osinbajo

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, says Nigeria as a Nation is not short of ideas, projects or money but what the country is short of is men and women of integrity in the positions of power. The Vice President said this when he spoke at a gathering of the All Progressives Congress …

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Photo: Police arrest two Lekki notorious robbers, recover loot

Two members of a robbery gang notorious for terrorising residents of Lekki area of Lagos State have met their Waterloo shortly after robbing two residents. The suspects, Adebayo Ayomide, and Isaac David were arrested by a team of detectives led by the Divisional Police Officer, Maroko Police Station, CSP Isah …

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Graphic photos of villagers including a baby killed in latest attack in Kaduna community

Nine persons were killed in an attack in Angbok community, Nandu ward, in Sanga LocalGovernment Area of Karina state on Saturday.  The attack which took place around 2:30am was said to have been carried out by gunmen suspected to be Fulani militia. Nine people were killed including a baby,  many wounded, …

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Hours after resigning from PDP, Gbenga Daniel says his people are demanding he leads them to APC

Former Governor of Ogun State and Director-General of the Atiku Campaign Organisation, Gbenga Daniel, says he is considering a request by his supporters that he should lead them to the All Progressives Congress. Daniel, who was Governor of Ogun State from 1999 to 2007, said this on Sunday, one day …

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‘I was told to join a cult to get political position’ – Taribo West

Former Super Eagles defender, Taribo West in a recent interview with Punch spoke about the plight of Nigeria’s ex-footballers and the struggle they face in the society. He also revealed that he was asked to join a secret cult in other to get a political appointment but he refused. See …

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