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A former Kano State Governor, Senator Ibrahim Shekarau and five other lawmakers have petitioned the Inspector General of Police, Alkali Usman Baba alleging that the attack on the campaign office of Senator Jibrin Barau was orchestrated by officials of the Kano State Government. Barau's campaign office located on Maiduguri Road,...
Nigerians who have completed their doses of the Covid-19 vaccine now have an opportunity to take a booster shot that guarantees greater protection against the virus. The approval for the booster shot was giving by the Presidential Steering Committee in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Health and the National...
The Oyo State Government has said that there is no truth in the report that two students of Bashorun High School, Ibadan, the state capital were turned to tubers of yam by a suspected ritualist on Friday. The Oyo State Commissioner for Education, Abiodun Abdulramah, made this clarification, while addressing...
Reports from Borno State say Malam Fatori in Abadam Local Goverment Area of Borno State is currently under heavy attack by Boko Haram terrorists. Malam Fatori is in one of the two LGAs without human activities where Governor Zulum had insisted on returning displaced persons by December 31. Reports say 500...
A Civil Society group, Niger-Delta Activists Forum, on Friday, threatened to shut down Odukpani /Itu – Ikot Ekpene Road within 30 days following the absence of contractors and the static nature of work on the road. The group made the threat during a press conference at the Ernest Etim Bassey...
International rights group, Amnesty International has knocked the Presidency for the recent attack on the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP). Amnesty condemned the attack in a statement on Friday by its Country Director for Nigeria, Osai Ojigho. According to Amnesty International, the attempt by the Nigerian government to gag SERAP...
A Federal High Court sitting in Awka, Anambra State has awarded N52 million in favour of the lead counsel to the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, over the invasion of his house by security operatives two years ago. Justice Nnamdi Dimgba, in...
The Federal Government, on Friday, announced a revised international travel protocol aimed at reducing the risk of importing and exporting the Omicron variant of Covid-19. This was disclosed in a statement on Friday by the Chairman, Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19, and the Secretary to the Government of the Federation...
The Lagos State Government has ordered the indefinite closure of Dowen College, Lekki as investigation continues into the death of a 12-year-old student of the school, Sylvester Oromoni. This was contained in a statement signed by the Assistant Director, Public Affairs, of the Lagos State Ministry of Education, Ganiu Lawal...
Some stakeholders of the Edo North Senatorial District branch of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) had threatened to deal with the Secretary to the Edo State Government, Osarodion Ogie over his comments on the alleged harmonization of executives of the party in the state. The Edo State chapter of the...