Kidnap victim overpowers gunman, frees others

A brave motorist, Usamn Yusuf-Abubakar, reportedly engaged his abductor in fisticuffs, setting dozens of other captives…

No attempt to ‘whittle down’ Osinbajo’s influence – APC

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has debunked reports of an attempt to “whittle down” the…

World Bank ranks Nigeria among ‘Top 20 Improvers’ in ease of doing business

Nigeria has been named among the “top 20 improvers” in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing…

Tribunal upholds Ganduje’s election as Kano governor

The Kano State governorship election petition tribunal has upheld the election of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje. Delivering…

Why I carry AK-47 rifle when grazing —Arrested Fulani herdsman

  Fulani herdsman arrested by the operatives of Bauchi State Police Command has justified why he…

Five key points of UK’s new Brexit proposals

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has written to European Commission President, Jean-Claude Juncker, outlining proposals that…

BREAKING: Boris Johnson set to suspend UK parliament again

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson intends to request that parliament be suspended from October 8 to…

Tribunal upholds Tambuwal’s election

The Sokoto State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, on Wednesday, upheld the election of Governor Aminu Tambuwal…

P&ID: FG asks lawyers to appeal $200m security payment

The Federal Government said it has directed its lawyers to seek the leave of the Court…

Police uncover another baby factory in Lagos, rescue pregnant girls

Barely two weeks after 19 girls were rescued from a baby factory in Lagos State, another…

Arrest, prosecute foreigners engaged in illegal mining, Lawan urges security agencies

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan, has called on security agencies to arrest and…

Maina’s son drew a pistol to resist father’s arrest – DSS

The Department of State Services (DSS) has confirmed arresting Abdulrasheed Maina, former chairman of the Pension…

Abaribe: Soldiers once stopped kidnappers — now they help them

Enyinnaya Abaribe, senator representing Abia south, have accused soldiers of “helping kidnappers” in the country. Abaribe…

FG to reintroduce toll gates scrapped by Obasanjo

Fifteen years after the administration of ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo scrapped toll gates across the country, the…

Soludo: A friend asked me to reject Buhari’s appointment ‘because there’s no money’

Prof Charles Soludo, former governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has disclosed how one of…

Mixed reactions trail Army chief’s call for spiritual warfare against Boko Haram

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, has said terrorism and terrorist groups could…

Busola Dakolo: I sued Fatoyinbo because I still suffer emotional distress

Busola Dakolo, a celebrity photographer, says she sued Biodun Fatoyinbo, senior pastor at the Commonwealth of…

South Africa grants Air Peace rights to operate daily flights

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Monday that the South African government had granted Air…

FULL TEXT: President Buhari’s 59th Independence Anniversary broadcast

Dear Compatriots, 1st October each year is an opportunity for us to reflect and thank God…

Arrested Maina likely for trial over N2bn contract

After a four-year manhunt, fugitive former Chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team, AbdulRasheed Maina, has…

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