Lagos Govt. Clarifies Position On Okada, Tricycles 

The Lagos State Government has not taken a definite action on the operations of commercial motorcycles (Okada) and tricycles, popularly known as Keke Marwa...

Singer and Songwriter, Teniola, set to make acting debut in new movie ‘Dear Affy’

Ace Singer and Songwriter, Teniola is set to make her official acting debut in New movie, ‘Dear Affy’. The movie which featured popular stars will...

Alleged Sexual Harassment – NIJ Management sacks Lecturer 

The management of Nigerian Institute of Journalism, Ogba, Lagos has sacked one of it Senior Lecturers, Mr Tene John, following an alleged sexual harassment...

Pipelines explode again in Lagos [VIDEO]

One of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, pipelines at Ekoro, Abule -Egba area of Lagos State has exploded again destroying several properties. According to...

New terrorist group claims responsibility for attack on Yobe Emir

After fighting the Boko Haram insurgents for years, the Nigerian Army will now have to confront another terrorist group called Ansarul Muslimeen. The group has...

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IPOB Protesters await President Buhari in Japan

IPOB members have been spotted in Japan as they await the arrival of President Buhari who is to attend the 7th Tokyo International Conference...

We did not scrap Mass Communication as a course – NUC

National Universities Commission has announced that Mass Communication as a course of study has not been scrapped in universities but only splitted into different...

FG raises alarm over Boko Haram’s threat to attack Nigeria with nuclear weapons

The Federal Government of Nigeria has raised the alarm over the plan by Boko Haram terrorists to deploy chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear (CBRNE) weapons...

President Muhammadu Buhari departs Abuja for Japan

President Buhari departed Abuja on Sunday August 25th, for Japan ahead of the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development. The conference will commence from...

NIGERIA @ 59: IPYN-IRG, OGUN STATE CALL ON ALL NIGERIAN YOUTHS TO STAND FOR UNITY

We felicitate with our country for her 59th year of freedom from United Kingdom. As we celebrate, we call on the Nigerian government to...

Son of late Oba Oyekan of Lagos sentenced to death. 

The son of a former Oba of Lagos, Adewale Oyekan, has been sentenced to death by hanging by an Ikeja High court for the...

Ekiti state university : Flood demolished hostel and renders students homeless

Many students of Ekiti State University, Ado-ekiti have been rendered homeless following the collapse of their residence after a rainfall last Friday. A building housing...

News

Lagos Govt. Clarifies Position On Okada, Tricycles 

The Lagos State Government has not taken a definite action on the operations of commercial motorcycles (Okada) and tricycles, popularly known as Keke Marwa...

Murder of Lawan Andimi a shame on federal government, says CAN President

Kwamkur Vondip, CAN’s director of legal and public affairs, made this known in a statement on Tuesday, January 21, 2020, that the association is...

Zlatan accused of allegedly beating upcoming singer Vico [Video]

Singer, Vico has accused rapper, Zlatan of assaulting him with the help of his friends. The singer took to his Instagram page Tuesday, January 21,...

Singer and Songwriter, Teniola, set to make acting debut in new movie ‘Dear Affy’

Ace Singer and Songwriter, Teniola is set to make her official acting debut in New movie, ‘Dear Affy’. The movie which featured popular stars will...

Alleged Sexual Harassment – NIJ Management sacks Lecturer 

The management of Nigerian Institute of Journalism, Ogba, Lagos has sacked one of it Senior Lecturers, Mr Tene John, following an alleged sexual harassment...

Pipelines explode again in Lagos [VIDEO]

One of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, pipelines at Ekoro, Abule -Egba area of Lagos State has exploded again destroying several properties. According to...

New terrorist group claims responsibility for attack on Yobe Emir

After fighting the Boko Haram insurgents for years, the Nigerian Army will now have to confront another terrorist group called Ansarul Muslimeen. The group has...

Politics

Nnamdi Kanu declares support for Amotekun

Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB), has thrown his weight behind Operation Amotekun, the regional security outfit of Nigeria's...

Tinubu visits Buhari, speaks on 2023 presidency

National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has stated that conversations bordering on who will succeed President Muhammadu...

APC to Atiku: ‘Return stolen resources and apologise to Nigerians’

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), has asked the former vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to return stolen resources...

3 APC legislators spend N10m to repair 300 boreholes in Taraba

The lawmakers are: Sen. Yusuf Abubakar Yusuf representing Taraba central; Gambo Mubarak, member representing Gassol and Bali federal constituency in the House of representatives;...

$30bn loan request: Sen. Adeola says money necessary for development

Adeola made the statement in Lagos while speaking with newsmen at the End-of the-Year-Party he organised for residents of his Lagos West Senatorial constituency. He...

Breaking: US President Donald Trump Impeached

Donald Trump has become the third US president in history to be impeached by the House of Representatives, setting up a trial in the...

PDP mocks Akpabio, says he withdrew to prevent another defeat

The People's Democratic Party has responded to Senator Godswill Akpabio's decision to withdrawal from Essien Udim Local Government Senatorial rerun election after securing a...

Sports

Liverpool have not eclipsed Man Utd’s greatest teams, says Solskjaer

He still thinks that honour should be bestowed upon Alex Ferguson's treble-winning United side in 1999. Solskjaer scored the dramatic late winner against Bayern Munich...

Ex-Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo says he went to play in China for money

Ex-Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo has revealed that he left Watford for China because of money. Ighalo in January 2017 left Watford where he had...

Former Super Eagles forward Osaze Odemwingie takes up coaching course in golf

After 18 years as a professional footballer, former Super Eagles forward Osaze Odemwingie is currently undergoing a coaching course in golf with the aim...

Lucas rescues Spurs, Chelsea in FA Cup stroll

Tottenham haven't lifted a major trophy since 2008 when current Middlesbrough manager Jonathan Woodgate scored the League Cup winner against Chelsea. Woodgate was on course...

How Nigerian players fared in England in New Year’s Day fixtures

Football actions continued in England with a slew of Nigerian players in action on New Year’s Day. We review the performances of these Nigerian players. Premier...

Rooney gets starting nod from Derby boss

Rooney, 34, joined Derby as a player-coach from MLS side DC United but has been ineligible to play for his new side until January. "If...

Man City overcome fatigue to blunt Sheffield United

City boss Pep Guardiola had lambasted the scheduling that saw the English champions kick-off less than 48 hours after playing the majority of Friday's...

Entertainment

Zlatan accused of allegedly beating upcoming singer Vico [Video]

Singer, Vico has accused rapper, Zlatan of assaulting him with the help of his friends. The singer took to his Instagram page Tuesday, January 21,...

Singer and Songwriter, Teniola, set to make acting debut in new movie ‘Dear Affy’

Ace Singer and Songwriter, Teniola is set to make her official acting debut in New movie, ‘Dear Affy’. The movie which featured popular stars will...

Psquare’s sister leaves husband Emma Emordi amidst alleged claim infected her with STD

The marriage between Mary Jane Okoye, younger sister to Psquare and Nollywood actor, Emma Emordi has reportedly crashed. In a chat conversation between Mary Joy...

‘The Rock’ Johnson’s loses father

America's famous actor and World Wrestling Entertainment great, Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson has lost his father, Rocky Johnson. According to TMZ, Rocky Johnson passed away...

Nigerian pastor says Naira Marley is a demon

A Nigerian pastor, Chris Omashola has called out Naira Marley, saying that the rapper is a demon and his music is bad for the...

Cardi B’s desire to move to Nigeria

The rapper too, to her Twitter page on Monday, January 6, 2020, where she tweeted about the two names she wants Nigerians to help...

Kcee and E-Money gifts actor Junior Pope a Lexus SUV

Christmas might be over but it looks like some people are still in the mood as singer, KCee and his brother, E-Money have both...

Business

NITDA Fund: EFCC to investigate defaulting telecoms providers — Rep

Abdullahi told newsmen in a telephone interview on Monday that effort of the committee is to ensure it meets the one-month deadline by the...

After Trump’s visa policies in 2019, Nigerians’ visits to US drop by 21%

Nigerians visits to the United States has drastically reduced following Donald Trump’s administration’s clampdown on immigration. According to the data from the US travel and...

Lagos taskforce demolishes 2,500 illegal structures in Lekki

The Chairman of the unit, CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi, disclosed this in a statement by the agency’s Head, Public Affairs Unit, Adebayo Taofik in Lagos...

Aviation security arrests intruder at MMA

The management of Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) says a 25-year-old man was arrested at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA) by security operatives. Mrs...

Nigeria says it will only reopen land borders until Niger and the Benin Republic have complied with the ECOWAS trade agreements

The Nigerian government has hinted that it will only reopen the country's land borders in strict compliance with regional trade agreements of the Economic...

Buhari’s aide tells Onyema to return to America and face his accusers

Lauretta Onochie, Personal Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on social media has asked embattled Chairman of Air Peace, Allen Onyema to return to the...

NCC expresses commitment to stamp out piracy in Nigeria

The Commission’s Director of Public Affairs, Mr Vincent Oyefeso, said this on Wednesday in Ilorin while speaking at the 30th anniversary of the establishment of...

World

Nnamdi Kanu declares support for Amotekun

Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB), has thrown his weight behind Operation Amotekun, the regional security outfit of Nigeria's...

Cardi B wants to become a Nigerian after Trump ‘puts Americans’ lives in danger’

American rapper, Cardi B is already thinking of becoming a Nigerian after the US President, Donald Trump, ordered the killing of Iranian military commander,...

After Trump’s visa policies in 2019, Nigerians’ visits to US drop by 21%

Nigerians visits to the United States has drastically reduced following Donald Trump’s administration’s clampdown on immigration. According to the data from the US travel and...

Airplane with 100 passengers on board crashes in Kazakhstan

An airplane with 95 passengers and five crew members on-board has just crashed shortly after takeoff near the city of Almaty in Kazakhstan on...

Breaking: US President Donald Trump Impeached

Donald Trump has become the third US president in history to be impeached by the House of Representatives, setting up a trial in the...

Georgia Teenager Plotted a Knife Attack on a Black Church, Police Say

Authorities said the girl, who had assembled a collection of butcher knives and other straight-edged weapons, may have been inspired by the massacre in...

‘A lot of foreigners apply for Nigerian citizenship every year’ :Fashola

Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, says Nigerians who are abandoning their country for so called ‘greener pastures’ abroad, should realise that...

Opinion

Nnamdi Kanu declares support for Amotekun

Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB), has thrown his weight behind Operation Amotekun, the regional security outfit of Nigeria's...

Cardi B’s desire to move to Nigeria

The rapper too, to her Twitter page on Monday, January 6, 2020, where she tweeted about the two names she wants Nigerians to help...

$30bn loan request: Sen. Adeola says money necessary for development

Adeola made the statement in Lagos while speaking with newsmen at the End-of the-Year-Party he organised for residents of his Lagos West Senatorial constituency. He...

Former Lags CP says ‘our politicians don’t believe in God’

This was contained in a statement he personally signed and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), in Makurdi on Tuesday. “Our politicians...