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Jonathan shocked me during 2015 election — Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he was shocked when former president Goodluck Jonathan called him to concede defeat while votes were still being counted...

Bomb kills soldier, four others at military checkpoint in Biu

The Nigerian Army has said that a commercial tricycle, known in local parlance as Keke NAPEP, detonated a bomb when it unknowingly ran over...

Tompolo speaks from hiding, says I’m not in Gbaramatu

WANTED ex-militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo, a.k.a.Tompolo, on Sunday made a solemn appeal from his hideout to rampaging militant group, the Niger Delta Avengers, to...

EFCC recovers N900m from Jonathan’s kinsman

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has recovered N900m from Mr. Waripamowei Dudafa, a former Special Assistant on Domestic Affairs to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan. A...

President Buhari’s Federal Excuses Council, By Reno Omokri

On January 22, 2016, I tweeted a joke which went viral. I had said that at meetings of the Federal Executive Council, the minister...

President Buhari’s Democracy Day speech [FULL TEXT]

My compatriots, it is one year today since our administration came into office. It has been a year of triumph, consolidation, pains and achievements....

Buhari insists: Naira will NOT be devalued

President Muhammadu Buhari has restated his resolve to keep the naira “steady”. Buhari, in a nationwide broadcast to mark his first year in office on...

In one year, Buhari succeeded in running Nigeria aground – Fayose

‎ Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has lamented that in just one year of the All Progressives Congress (APC) government of President Mohammadu Buhari,...

Real Madrid are champions of Europe

Real Madrid edged city rivals Atletico Madrid 5-3 on penalties to win the Champions League for an unprecedented 11th time at the San Siro...

Buhari: Prospect of going into recession is frightening

President Muhammadu Buhari fought the election on a platform of anti-corruption, economic recovery, and security. One year after his swearing in, today, opinion on...

ECWA raises alarm over CAN Presidency electoral process

The Evangelical Church of West Africa (ECWA) on Saturday raised the alarm about the electoral process in the forthcoming elections for the Christian Association...

Why it took me long to announce my retirement – Yobo

Former Super Eagles captain, Joseph Yobo, has revealed that injury prevented him from announcing his retirement from football before now. The former Everton and Fenerbache...

Buhari’s achievement in first year in office– Presidency

The office of the Presidency has released statement on the achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari in his stay in office for the first year. The...

Strike: Labour storms Ekiti secretariat, whips erring workers

Ekiti State labour leaders on Friday stormed the old Governor’s Office in Ado-Ekiti, the state secretariat and other government offices to pursue erring civil...

One year in office: AYCF, INC, MAN, LCCI, others bash Buhari

The last one year of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration has been traumatic and hurtful for millions of Nigerians. This is according to the Arewa Youth...

Buhari didn’t use public funds for presidential campaign, stop calling for probe – Oyegun

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has condemned calls for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to...

Breaking: Avengers bomb Chevron’s Escravos tank farm in Delta

New militant group, the Niger Delta Avenger, Thursday, destroyed the main pipeline supplying gas that provides electricity to the Escravos tank farm in Delta...

As body ages, Jackie Chan longs for Hollywood’sfull embrace

The Hong Kong martial arts film star, who declared last year at France's Cannes film festivalthat he was retiring from action films, now says...

Zuckerberg to demolish $30M in real estate to keep things private

Facebook founder and COO Mark Zuckerberg is updating his privacy settings. In a move to prevent prying eyes from peeking into his $7 million...

Olisa Metuh willing to return N400m to FG, says lawyer

A counsel to the embattled former national publicity secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh has said his client is willing to...