Senators blasts Fashola over budget comments

Senators yesterday descended on Minister of Power, Works and Housing Babatunde Fashola for his comments that…

$3m Paris Club refund scandal: EFCC closes in on govs

  Governors were up in arms yesterday against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), which…

Senators jittery over looming committees reshuffle

  Palpable apprehension gripped Senators on Thursday after the Senate President, Bukola Sarki, announced plans to…

Investigations reveal Evans’ police accomplices

  The woman accused of aiding suspected kidnap kingpin Chukwudumeje George Onwuamadike (alias Evans) to escape…

Production nosedives 70% at Lagos Aje oilfield

New data from Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), the oil production arm of Africa’s largest economy…

EIU predicts tough prospect for naira recovery

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), a member of The Economist Group, is projecting that a rough…

Nigeria slips to 39th spot in FIFA world rankings

The Super Eagles have dropped to the 39th spot from 38th in the July FIFA World…

How Balewa Declared State of Emergency in the West in 1962, By Eric Teniola

Just like play, the crisis of the Action Group reared its ugly head at the party’s…

G20 summit: Saudi King cancels participation due to Gulf 

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Al-Saud will not attend the G20 summit due to the Gulf crisis,…

Dangote Group signs $1bn loans with Afrexim

The African Export Import (AFREXIM) Bank has signed a $1billion memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the…

Middle Belt not part of North, says Jerry Gana

  A former Minister of Information and current National President of the Middle Belt Forum, Prof.…

Evan: We’re not under pressure – Police

  The Nigerian Police Force on Monday said they were not under  any pressure in handling…

Shocking: Badoo cultists sell blood handkerchiefs for N.5m each

The menace of Badoo cult group in Ikorodu area of Lagos State may not end anytime…

Elder statesman, Maitama Sule is dead

Nigeria’s former permanent representative to the United Nation (UN)  Alhaji Yusuf Maitama Sule, is dead. The…

Banks move to seize Kola Aluko’s $51m New York penthouse

Banks are moving to force a foreclosure on a $50.9 million New York penthouse belonging to…

FG reinstates sacked whistleblower

A whistleblower sacked for exposing alleged fraud at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 2016, Ntia…

Why Adesina won 2017 World Food Prize – Foundation

The World Food Prize Foundation has explained why Akinwumi Adesina won the $250,000 2017 World Food…

CNN journalists resign over apology for Trump story

Anthony Scaramucci, a senior adviser to Donald Trump, said CNN ‘did the right thing’. Photograph: Evan…

How landlords offer free rooms for sex

Sleazy landlords in the UK are trading free rooms in exchange for sex with women desperate…

Woman faces jail time for battering husband

Woman risks imprisonment after beating husband for attending church A Zimbabwean Magistrate is to determine the…

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