NFF Charges Super Falcons To Win In Bata

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Pinnick, has urged the Super Falcons and the national under-23 men’s team to give the country a good representation as both teams leave for crucial games in the race to the 2016 Olympic Games. Pinnick, who met the Falcons at the Murtala Muhammed

Oil Worth $13.7bn Stolen Under NNPC, Says NEITI

The Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, Hajiya Zainab Shamsuna-Ahmed, on Wednesday said between 2009 and 2012, about 160 million barrels of oil ...

Osinbajo Assures Nigerians Of Ending Insurgency Soon

Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has assured Nigerians that the Boko Haram insurgency in the northeast region and some other northern states would soon be over. The statement made by Professor Osinbajo on Sunday in Lagos State, is in line with the Federal Government’s effort to end the insurgency

Jonathan’s Probe: PDP Dares Buhari


Prominent Nigerians and groups have supported President Muhammadu Buhari’s promise to probe the immediate past Goodluck Jonathan’s administration. In as much as this stand is supported by many, its scope was divided as there was disagreement on the time frame for those to be probed, while some want the probe

Anglican Clergy Tasks President Buhari On Nigeria’s Stolen Wealth

The Anglican Church of Nigeria has asked the Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, to do all he can to recover the nation’s stolen wealth. The Reverend made this disclosure during a prayer led by top clergymen in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital city, on burning issues affecting the nation.

For Voting Jonathan; We Are All Guilty- Obasanjo


Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has come for those who are saying his choice of a president that succeeds him was not good enough. The ex-president said those that voted for the former President Goodluck Jonathan are also as guilty as they say he is.

Former NSA Sambo Dasuki Arrested


Immediate past National Security Adviser, Col. Sabo Dasuki (rtd.), has been arrested and whisked to an unknown destination, a report from Abuja said.

Presidency Denies Showing Anti-Igbo Sentiments In BBC Interview

Nigeria’s Presidency has on Wednesday denied claims that President Muhammadu Buhari showed anti-igbo sentiments in an interview with the BBC Hausa Service. According to a statement released on Wednesday by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the President has not had any interview with

‘NNPC Must Die!’ – Governor El-Rufai


“NNPC (Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation) must die!” were the stern words of the Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, on Monday in Abuja. A visibly ...