PPA Urges Conduct Of Fresh Election In Kogi


The Progressive Peoples Alliance (PPA) has called for a fresh conduct of the Kogi State governorship election, following the death of the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Prince Abubakar Audu. Speaking to Channels Television in Abuja, the party’s governorship candidate, Mr Emmanuel Ozigi, argued that the APC cannot

Delay In Justice Delivery Negatively Affecting Judiciary’s Reputation – Osinbajo


Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has taken a swipe on the judiciary, saying its reputation has been negatively affected by judicial corruption and delays in justice delivery. Professor Osinbajo made the statement in Abuja on Monday while delivering a keynote address at the opening ceremony of the 2015 All Nigeria Judges’

DSS Seeks Withdrawal Of Case Against Nnamdi Kanu


The Department of State Service (DSS), has filed an application before a Magistrate Court sitting in Abuja seeking to withdraw the case of criminal conspiracy and criminal intimidation preferred against the leader of the Independent People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu. At the resumed hearing of the case on Monday,

Breaking: Nnamdi Kanu finally appears in Court


Reports from eye-witnesses say embattled Director of Radio Biafra and Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, was finally arraigned on Monday, in an Abuja Magistrate Court. The post Breaking: Nnamdi Kanu finally appears in Court appeared first on Vanguard News.

CHAN Eagles resume training in Abuja


Nigeria home-based Super Eagles will resume training for next year’s CHAN in Abuja in the first week of December, officials have announced. The post CHAN Eagles resume training in Abuja appeared first on Vanguard News.

10 Children die at IDP camp in Abuja


He said that the present administration is also determined to take health care to the estimated 65 per cent of Nigerians who live in the rural areas through its change agenda.

Biafra Protest: Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial Stalled


The trial of the leader of the indigenous people of Biafra, Mr Nnamdi Kanu, has been stalled, following the failure of the Department of State Service (DSS) to produce him in court. At the resumed hearing of the case at a Magistrate Court in Abuja, two sets of lawyers, who

Ekweremadu Escapes Suspected Assassination Attempt


The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has escaped a suspected assassination attempt. In a press statement by the spokesman of the Deputy Senate President, Mr Uche Anichukwu, the attempt occurred at about 10:00am local time on Tuesday between Apo Flyover and Dantata Construction Company’s yard, close to the

Interior Minister Cautions Officials of Prisons Against Indiscriminate Delay


The Minister of Interior, General Abdulrahman Dambazau (Rtd), has read the riot act to officials of the Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS), saying the era of indiscriminate delay by prisons officials to present accused persons in court would no longer be tolerated. General Dambazau gave the warning at an emergency summit

President Buhari Launches Armed Forces Remembrance Emblem


President Muhammadu Buahri has launched the 2016 Armed Forces Remembrance emblem with a donation of 10 million Naira. The President launched the emblem on Monday at a brief ceremony held at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital.

Karrueche Tran Turns Up Big Time in Abuja


If you didn’t know already, Karrueche Tran arrived in Abuja last night, Sunday Nov 15th, to host a pool party in Abuja, and from the looks of it, she did more than just host the party. She was all the way turnt…. good studd.

PHOTOS: Karrueche Tran Lands Abuja For Hosting Gig


Karrueche Tran enjoys Abuja American model and Chris Brown’s ex-girlfriend, Karrueche Tran, has arrived in Abuja ahead of a hosting job. Karrueche, who was most recently linked with Manchester United star Memphis Depay, is scheduled to host a pool party in the capital city.

DSS Continues Siege As Dasuki Returns To Court

Operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS, have continued to lay siege to the Abuja residence of former National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki (Rtd) and the former NSA would be in court today (Monday) to enforce his fundamental rights. Dasuki’s house in Abuja has been under siege, with DSS operatives restricting the

Senator Gbemisola Saraki Hails Alhassan ’s Victory

Senator Gbemisola Saraki has hailed the victory of Senator Aisha Alhassan, as the duly elected governor of Taraba State, declaring it a ‘monumental victory for Nigeria’s democracy and a validation that real change is here to stay’. In a statement signed by her media aide, Abdul Muhammad, Senator Saraki said

Taraba Governorship Tribunal Set To Deliver Judgement

The Taraba State Governorship Election Tribunal sitting in Abuja is set to deliver judgment on the petition filed by Mrs Aisha Alhassan. The All Progressives Congress (APC) and its governorship candidate, Mrs Alhassan is challenging the victory of Governor Darius Ishaku in the April 11 election in Taraba State.

Dasuki’s medical trip, a blow on Judiciary — TMG


The Chairman, Transition Monitoring Group (TMG), Com. Ibrahim Zikirullahi, has frowned at the recent verdict of the Federal High Court in Abuja which granted request by the ex-National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki, to travel abroad on health ground, describing it as a big blow on the judiciary.

APC, Umana Appeal Akwa Ibom Election Tribunal’s Judgment

The All Progressives Congress (APC) and its governorship candidate in the April 11 gubernatorial election in Akwa Ibom State, Mr Umana Okon Umana, have filed an appeal at the Appellate Court in Abuja on Friday, challenging the judgment of the state Governorship Election Petition Tribunal on the poll. The tribunal,

Nigeria Will Continue To Support Africa’s Political Stability And Peace – Buhari

The Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, has said that all efforts to achieve political stability and maintain peace in Africa would continue to receive his nation’s full support. President Buhari gave this assurance on Wednesday in Abuja, while in a meeting with Special Envoys of President Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi.