Reps crisis: APC chieftain lauds Buhari

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress in Ogun State, Chief Femi Majekodunmi, has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari and the leadership of the party, over the peaceful resolution of the crisis in the House of Representatives. He gave the commendation in a statement issued on Friday in Abeokuta, the

Law school: NOUN graduates seek N/Assembly’s intervention

The School of Law Alumni Association of National Open University of Nigeria has called on the National Assembly to enact a legislation to ensure their admission into the Nigerian Law School. The President of the Law Alumni Executive, Mr.

A’Court orders fresh hearing of petition against Melaye

The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Friday ordered fresh hearing of the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party’s candidate, Smart Adeyemi, challenging the election of Dino Melaye of the All Progressives Congress as the Senator representing Kogi West in the Senate. The Kogi State National and State Legislative

One healing story

Back in the 70s,my close friends and I fantasized about speed as most young people are wont to do. We loved those sleek, ugly- beautiful cars that promised, not just driving pleasure, but also speed in the realm of Formula One.

We Now Have What It Takes To Defeat B’Haram – PMB

President Muhammadu Buhari declared yesterday that with the formation of a stronger regional coalition, Nigeria and neighbouring countries now have an increased capacity to deal effectively with Boko Haram and other terrorist groups. According to him, the full activation and deployment of the Multi National Joint Task Force which has

Bayelsa: 2 Policemen Shot Dead By Suspected Kidnappers In Failed Abduction Of LG Chair

Suspected kidnappers have shot dead two policemen in Ammasoma community of Southern Ijaw local government area of Bayelsa State following a failed attempt to abduct the council chairman, Elder Remember Ogbe. The gunmen numbering four who were armed with sophisticated weapons, launched the attack on the home of the council

Lawyer Accuses Kebbi High Court Registrar Of Fraud, Impersonation

The lawyer representing the Conference of Secondary School Teachers (COSST), Kebbi State chapter, Olayiwola Afolabi, has accused the chief registrar of the Kebbi State High Court, Abubakar Siddiq Bello, of scheming and concocting a fraudulent order of the Court of Appeal, Sokoto State. Afolabi, in four separate petitions to the

Okpala: No regrets taking NFF to CAS

Ex-international, Sylvanus Okpala holds no punches when it comes to football discourse. He was made the assistant Super Eagles coach under Stephen Keshi. But he was summarily disengaged by Nigeria Football Federation administration of Aminu Maigari after the national team won the 2013 Nations Cup in South Africa and it

Gunmen kill two policemen, abduct 80-year-old in Bayelsa

Two policemen have been killed by some suspected gunmen in Bayelsa State. It was learnt that the gunmen stormed the residence of the Chairman of Southern Ijaw Local Government Area, Remember Ogbe, to abduct him, but were engaged in a gun battle by the policemen attached to the council boss.

Ondo students protest against road accidents

Hundreds of students of Ondo State origin on Friday took to the Akure/Owo Expressway to protest against incessant road accidents often caused by trucks, which have caused the deaths of many students across the country. The protesters, under the aegis of the National Association of Nigerian Students, blocked the highway

Bishops back Buhari’s anti-corruption drive

Two prominent clerics have expressed their support for President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption drive. They urged the President to remain focus and be consistent while pursuing the decision to retrieve the public fund allegedly stolen and stashed away by some public officials.

Police withdraw 200 men from LASTMA

No fewer than 200 officers and men of the Nigeria Police Force, NPF, have been withdrawn from the Lagos State Transport Management Agency, LASTMA, for yet-to-be disclosed reasons. They have been directed to report at their command headquarters in Ikeja, over two weeks ago.

Rayce returns with ‘Wetin Dey’

(Rayce drops a follow up to his Mixtape. Photo: Rayce) Following the release of his mixtape DCMR in May 2015, Nigerian singer Rayce follows up with a new tune titled ‘Wetin Dey.

Emmy Ace drops ‘Position’

(Emmy Ace has dropped a new single titled ‘Position’. Photo: Emmy Ace/ Instagram) Rising pop act, Emmy Ace has dropped a new single titled ‘Position’.