Civilian JTF Critical To Ending Boko Haram Insurgency In Borno, Says Zulum

    The Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum, says the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) is critical to ending the Boko Haram insurgency in his State. He stated this while briefing State House correspondents at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, the nation’s capital. Governor Zulum, who held a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at … Continue reading Civilian JTF Critical To Ending Boko Haram Insurgency In Borno, Says Zulum

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How Police Affairs Ministry Will Help Tackle Security Challenges – Buhari

    The President has explained how his administration intends to tackle Nigeria’s security challenges with the return of the Ministry of Police Affairs. According to him, the return of the ministry is purposely to drive the new initiative of ensuring proper provision of security for lives and property. President Muhammadu Buhari also said the … Continue reading How Police Affairs Ministry Will Help Tackle Security Challenges – Buhari

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China To Impose New Tariffs On $75Bn Of US Imports

China announced on Friday that it will hit US imports worth $75 billion with new tariffs as retaliation for Washington’s planned tariff hikes, further intensifying the pair’s bruising trade war. The punitive tariffs of 5 to 10 percent will apply to 5,078 items from the US, starting September 1 and December 15, China’s state council … Continue reading China To Impose New Tariffs On $75Bn Of US Imports

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FBI List: NIDCOM Warns Against Stereotyping All Nigerians

The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), has warned against the stereotyping of all Nigerians, following the release of a list by the US authorities which indicted 80 persons, mostly Nigerians for various crimes including massive email fraud and money laundering.

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17 Killed In Kwara Road Accident

Seventeen people were killed in a road accident at Bacita junction along Jebba/Ilorin Highway in Kwara State. The accident which occurred on Thursday afternoon involved an 18-seater Toyota Hiace Passenger bus and an articulated container truck. Two other passengers were injured in the accident. The Head of Operation, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Kwara State … Continue reading 17 Killed In Kwara Road Accident

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Busola Dakolo: Fatoyinbo Absent As PFN Declares Investigation Inconclusive

The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria on Thursday declared its investigations into the case of rape allegations by the wife of popular artiste, Busola Dakolo, against the founder of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo. PFN National Publicity Secretary, Bishop Emma Isong said a five-man panel sat for over a month with key … Continue reading Busola Dakolo: Fatoyinbo Absent As PFN Declares Investigation Inconclusive

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Plateau Election Tribunal Reserves Jugdement In Suit Against Lalong

  The Plateau State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal has reserved judgement in a petition filed against Governor Simon Lalong and the All Progressives Congress (APC). The tribunal reached the decision after all the parties involved in the suit presented their submissions for the final written addresses and outlined their various positions in respect of the … Continue reading Plateau Election Tribunal Reserves Jugdement In Suit Against Lalong

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‘Our Mandate Cannot Be Taken,’ Dino Vows To Appeal Tribunal Ruling

  Senator Dino Melaye has vowed to appeal the court ruling which sacked him as Senator representing Kogi West and ordered for fresh election in Kogi West Senatorial District. Melaye disclosed this in a Tweet on his official handle where he noted that his mandate cannot be taken. He also made known his intention to … Continue reading ‘Our Mandate Cannot Be Taken,’ Dino Vows To Appeal Tribunal Ruling

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Arsenal Out To Close Gap On Liverpool, Lampard Seeks First Win

Early Premier League leaders Liverpool and Arsenal face-off, while Frank Lampard is under pressure to deliver his first win as Chelsea boss at Norwich on Saturday.

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Harvey Weinstein To Face New Indictment In Court

  Fallen movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, who is awaiting trial on two sexual assault charges, will return to court next week to hear a new indictment against him, prosecutors said Thursday. Weinstein, 67, will appear in a New York state court on Monday, said a spokesman for the Manhattan District Attorney, declining to comment on … Continue reading Harvey Weinstein To Face New Indictment In Court

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