Category : Naija News

Senator Solagbade Olufemi Lanlehin (SOLAN), has formalized his intention to run for the governorship seat of Oyo state on the platform of the African Democratic Congress (ADC). Lanlehin, accompanied by supporters, loyalists and several party members, picked up nomination and expression of interest forms, today Tuesday, 18 September, 2018. He led the team to meet with members of ..

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Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps’ Commandant General, Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu has positioned officers from its Disaster Management Department in four state recently affected by flood in the country, , including Kogi, Niger, Delta and Anambra. The Corps Disaster Managers are saddled with the responsibility of assisting victims destabilized by the flood. This was made known ..

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has denied freezing the bank accounts of Sen. Ademola Adeleke and those of his family members, including popular musician, Davido. Adeleke is the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the Sept. 22 governorship election in Osun. Spokesman of the commission, Mr Wilson Uwujaren, in a statement on Sunday, ..

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Babajide Sanwo-Olu has formally declared his intention to slug it out against incumbent Governor of Lagos state, Akinwunmi Ambode for the ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos state. He announced his bid on Sunday during a political rally held at City Hall, Lagos. Sanwo-Olu is the Managing Director of Lagos State Development ..

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President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the demise of Rev. Moses Iloh, the General Overseer of Soul Winning Chapel. The President made his feelings known in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, in Abuja on Sunday. He extended his heartfelt condolences to Rev Iloh’s family, friends, associates ..

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The leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has charged the youths to embrace politics and float alliances that can liberate the country from the self-inflicted problems caused by the selfish political class. The youths are reminded to wake up from their slumber and make use of their potentials by making themselves available in ..

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The Nigerian Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE, over the night of 14 September and early morning of 15 September 2018, tracked and destroyed some Boko Haram Terrorists (BHT) vehicles as they were attempting to launch fresh attacks on ground troops locations at Gudumbali and Damasak in Borno State. The mission was initiated ..

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Thousands of Youths from various associations and groups at the weekend embarked on a rally in support of presidential ambition of the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki in Ilorin, Kwara capital. The rally was led by Olarewaju Oba, an aspirant into House of Representatives for llorin/Asa Federal Constituency, under the platform of the Peoples Democratic ..

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Almost 24 hours after her resignation as finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun has traveled out of the country, sources close to her have said. Mrs Adeosun, finance minister since November 2015, stepped down from office on Friday after owning up to parading a forged youth service scheme certificate. We reported how President Muhammadu Buhari accepted her resignation on ..

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There is a Federal Government grant that will soon take effect in October. The Grant is been anchored by Access Bank plc. The grant was based on the Abacha looted fund that was recovered by the Federal Government. The Federal Government had deemed it fit to grant it to Nigerians especially Small Scale Business Owners. ..

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Yemi Osinbajo Explains What He Means By The Statement; Nigeria’s Problem Is Not Restructuring. Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has taken pain to explain what he means by the statement that Nigeria’s problem goes beyond restructuring”. The Vice president who spoke in the United States, said  “The problem with our country is not a matter of restructuring and we must not ..

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Judge Reveals Panel Is Investigating The Allegation That Lead Into The Impeachment Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, on Monday called on Justice Benjamin Iheaka of the Owerri High Court to uphold the impeachment of Eze Madumere. The Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Miletus Nlemadim, at the resuming sitting, opposed the demand for hearing into the matter as proposed ..

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Atiku Visits Lagos To Seek Support For His 2019 Presidential Bid Former Vice President,  Atiku Abubakar has gone to seek the support of the Peoples Democratic Party, Lagos chapter,  for his presidential ambition of 2019. While holding a meeting with members of the party in the state, he said he regretted not doing much to help the Peoples Democratic ..

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How Some Governors Went Behind Buhari To Plan Indirect Primaries. It has been revealed, how five governors plot to upturn President Muhammadu Buhari’s advice to the All Progressives Congress (APC) to adopt direct primary in picking candidates for the 2019 elections. The President is said to be strongly in support of direct primary at last week’s National Executive ..

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A man has been arraigned before a court for the murders of his former partner and her mother. Janbaz Tarin is accused of stabbing Khaola Saleem, 49, and his ex-girlfriend Raneem Oudeh, 22, to death at their home in Solihull, in the West Midlands of England, shortly after midnight last Monday. A magistrates in Birmingham have remanded the 21 years old suspect ..

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