Get Nigeria out of terrible state of development, Buhari charges PEAC

Victory over Wild Polio Virus is a reflection…

President Muhammadu Buhari has described Nigeria’s emergence as a Wild Polio Virus free country as a reflection of the resilient spirit of Nigerians. He emphasized the importance of the capacity of hardworking men and women…

Edo guber: Court bars Obaseki from participating in PDP primary

BREAKING: Obaseki visits Aso Rock, resigns from APC

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has announced his resignation from the All Progressives Congress, APC,  after a visit to the Presidential Villa, Abuja, the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, has reported. No further details…

Police record 717 rape cases in five months, IGP updates Buhari

Police record 717 rape cases in five months,…

No fewer than 717 rape cases have been recorded by the police in the country in the last five months. The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, made this known on Monday at the Presidential…

Rape: Special courts coming, says NAPTIP boss

Rape: Special courts coming, says NAPTIP boss

A special court to try rapists may soon be set up, the Director-General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, Mrs Julie Okah-Donli, has announced. She made the announcement on…

Olumilua: Ekiti, Ondo will give him a befitting burial, says Fayemi

Bamidele Olumilua, former Ondo State governor, is dead

A former governor of the old Ondo State, Chief Bamidele Olumilua, is dead. He was 80 years old. Olumilua’s death was confirmed by his son, Ekiti State Commissioner for Information and Values Orientation, Mr. Muyiwa…

Bakare’s death is a collective loss to the…

The death of the Saturday Editor of New Telegraph, Waheed Bakare, is a collective loss to the media and Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari has declared. The president made the declaration in his condolence message to…

Kano: Emir of Rano is dead

Kano:  Emir of Rano is dead

The Emir of Rano Emirate Council in Kano State,  Abubakar Tafida, is dead. He died on Saturday in Kano after a brief illness. He was said to have been admitted on Friday and died the…