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no responses. February 21, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Alleged $2.1m Fraud: Court Admits More Evidence Against Ex-NHIS Boss


Alleged $2.1m Fraud: Court Admits More Evidence Against Ex-NHIS Boss

Justice A. O. Faji of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Thursday, February 21, 2019, admitted a document tendered in evidence by the […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 Elizabeth David

I Have Not Resigned, Says Osinbajo


I Have Not Resigned, Says Osinbajo

Professor Yemi Osinbajo has quashed rumours suggesting that he had resigned his post as Vice President of Nigeria. The Vice President took to social media to debunk […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 Elizabeth David

Boko Haram: MNJTF Commences Operation Yancin Tafki


Boko Haram: MNJTF Commences Operation Yancin Tafki

The Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF), comprised of troops from Cameroon, Chad, Niger Republic and Nigeria has commenced a military operation codenamed Operation YANCIN TAFKI. According […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 Elizabeth David

FG Declares Friday Work-Free, Banks, Essential Services Providers Excluded


FG Declares Friday Work-Free, Banks, Essential Services Providers Excluded

The Federal Government has declared Friday, February 22 as a public holiday. The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, made the announcement on Wednesday through a statement […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Polls: Beware Of Fake Dollars In Circulation, EFCC Warns Nigerians


Polls: Beware Of Fake Dollars In Circulation, EFCC Warns Nigerians

EFCC Urges Bureaux De Change Operators To Be Cautious The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has raised the alarm over the circulation of fake Dollar […]

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no responses. February 21, 2019 Elizabeth David

Rise Up To Defend Our Democracy, National Peace Committee Tells Nigerians


Rise Up To Defend Our Democracy, National Peace Committee Tells Nigerians

The National Peace Committee (NPC) has called on Nigerians to put the disappointment of the postponement of the general elections behind them and respond to the […]

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Kafayat Abdul-Azeez

no responses. February 20, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

How Alleged Negligence Of Abuja Hospital ‘Caused Death’ Of Health Advocate


How Alleged Negligence Of Abuja Hospital ‘Caused Death’ Of Health Advocate

25 years old , Kafayat Abdul-Azeez is an industrious and passionate individual, an anti-human trafficking advocate, who has successfully trained over 50 school children in human […]

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EFCC Arrests Ex-JAMB Staff for N10m Fraud

no responses. February 20, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

EFCC Arrests Ex-JAMB Staff For N10m Fraud


EFCC Arrests Ex-JAMB Staff For N10m Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan Zonal Office has arrested one Kola Al-Amin, a former staff of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB […]

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EFCC Arraigns Man for Internet Love Fraud

no responses. February 20, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

EFCC Arraigns Man For Internet Love Fraud


EFCC Arraigns Man For Internet Love Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan Zonal Office, has arraigned one Oladimeji Omotola Abiola before Hon. Justice Joyce Abdulmalik of the Federal High Court […]

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no responses. February 19, 2019 Elizabeth David

Atiku Did Not Offer Adamawa REC $1m Bribe – INEC


Atiku Did Not Offer Adamawa REC $1m Bribe – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission has reacted to the allegation that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, offered the Resident Electoral […]

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Ooni, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II

no responses. February 19, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Ooni Tasks INEC On Free, Fair Elections


Ooni Tasks INEC On Free, Fair Elections

As Ile Ife people celebrate Aje festival, the Ooni, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has urged INEC and other stakeholders to ensure free, fair and credible […]

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no responses. February 18, 2019 Elizabeth David

Gunmen Kill Four NDLEA Officials In Ondo


Gunmen Kill Four NDLEA Officials In Ondo

Gunmen have killed four officials of the Nigeria Drug Law Enforcement Agencies (NDLEA) in Ondo State. The incident occurred on Sunday when men of the service […]

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#Herdsmen Attack:Buhari Approves Special Military Exercise To Curtail Crisis

no responses. February 18, 2019 Elizabeth David

Zamfara: Six Soldiers Die As Army Kills 37 Bandits, Rescue 80 Victims


Zamfara: Six Soldiers Die As Army Kills 37 Bandits, Rescue 80 Victims

Six soldiers have been killed in an exchange of fire with suspected bandits in Bini Maru Local Government Area of Zamfara State. This incident also led […]

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11 Oil Thieves Bag 3 Years Jail Term

no responses. February 18, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

11 Oil Thieves Bag 3 Years Jail Term


11 Oil Thieves Bag 3 Years Jail Term

Justice M.S. Abubakar of the Federal High Court sitting in Warri, Delta has convicted 11 persons who were prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, […]

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one day sensitization workshop organized by HANDS in collaboration with Chriatoffel blindenmission for the media practitioners in plateau state.

no responses. February 18, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

NGO Advocates Public Awareness Against Childhood Blindness, Harmful Traditional Practices


NGO Advocates Public Awareness Against Childhood Blindness, Harmful Traditional Practices

A non governmental organization known as Health and Development Support Programme (HANDS) has disclosed that there are about 36 million people with blindness in the world […]

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European Union Observer Misson, and some members of the European Parliament, led by Mr Santiago Fisas and Ms Maria Aren

no responses. February 16, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

EU, ECOWAS Election Observers Promise To Monitor INEC’s Election Preparations Closely


EU, ECOWAS Election Observers Promise To Monitor INEC’s Election Preparations Closely

The Heads of the International election observation missions and the United Nations in Nigeria,have called on all Nigerians to continue to remain calm and supportive of […]

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Governor of Benue State, Dr. Samuel Ortom

no responses. February 16, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Rescheduled Elections: Benue State Governor Calls For Calm


Rescheduled Elections: Benue State Governor Calls For Calm

The Governor of Benue State, Dr. Samuel Ortom has urged Nigerians not to be discouraged by the shift in dates of the General election but remain […]

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no responses. February 16, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Buhari Urges INEC To Ensure Safety Of Distributed Sensitive Materials


Buhari Urges INEC To Ensure Safety Of Distributed Sensitive Materials

As the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, announced the decision early Saturday to reschedule the general elections , President Muhammadu Buhari has urged INEC to ensure […]

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Coalition of United Political Parties, Logo

no responses. February 16, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

CUPP Backs INEC’s Decision,Calls On Security Agencies To Secure Countries Democracy


CUPP Backs INEC’s Decision,Calls On Security Agencies To Secure Countries Democracy

The Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP, says it believes strongly that the desperation of the APC led administration to win the presidential election by all […]

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no responses. February 16, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

INEC Reschedules Saturday’s General Elections To February 23


INEC Reschedules Saturday’s General Elections To February 23

This will afford the Commission the opportunity to address identified challenges in order to maintain the quality of our elections. ‘ The Independent National Electoral Commission […]

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