President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, in Abuja, said Nigeria will remain one, adding that the nation has gone through all troubles from January 15,1966, to date which resulted in the killing of a million citizens in order to keep the country together. Buhari, who urged political leaders to stay focused...
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike on Tuesday said his outstanding performance in office that has been widely acknowledged is because of his personal capacity and passion to deliver enduring development to Rivers state people and not because he belongs to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Wike said this during Tuesday’s...
Terrorists, who attacked St Francis Catholic Church, Owo, killing over 40 worshippers, have been arrested, the Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor said on Tuesday. NaijaNewsNow had reported that some gunmen stormed St. Francis Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State, killing no fewer than 40 worshippers on June 5, 2022. However,...
The National Association of Seadogs (Pyrates Confraternity) has reacted to a viral video in which its members, during a procession, sang songs that were deemed to have been in mockery of the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. In a statement issued by the NAS...
Almost four months after the Council of State approved presidential pardon for former Governors Jolly Nyame of Taraba State and Joshua Dariye of Plateau State, they were finally released from prison alongside two others on Monday. It would be recalled that the Council of State, led by President Muhammadu Buhari...
Nobel Laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, has condemned a viral video showing some supposed members of the National Association of Seadogs (NAS), otherwise known as Pyrates Confraternity, mocking the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, in a song. In the video, the members of Confraternity, dressed...
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said that the number of accidents and security issues have dropped drastically since the ban on commercial motorcycles popularly known as okada in the state. Sanwo-Olu, who spoke on Sunday Politics, a current affairs programme on Channels Television, said there have been tremendous improvements...
A former lawmaker, Dino Melaye, on Saturday, hit at the the Minister of State for Labour, Festus Keyamo, declaring that he is redundant and inactive as a minister. Melaye, one of the spokespersons for the Atiku Abubakar presidential campaign, also accused Keyamo of having a "commercialised conscience" The former Kogi Senator,...
The presidential bid of the candidate of the Labour Party for the 2023 presidential election, Peter Obi got a boost on Friday, as 15 political parties deregistered by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), under the aegis of Coalition for Good Governance, has declared support for his ambition. The coalition...
The Chief of Defence Staff, Gen Lucky Irabor, has blamed the current security challenges across the country on governance, insisting also that issues of national security must be seen from a collective perspective. Irabor, who said this during a marathon meeting with the leadership of the Senate on Wednesday, also...