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Ezekwesili begs Nigerians not to trust Buhari, says he’s not trustworthy

The Presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria, ACPN, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari was not sincere going by what she described as the attitude of the president towards the forthcoming general elections.

NBA, SANs, CUPP react as FG orders freezing of CJN’s bank accounts

The Federal Government has ordered that restrictions be placed on five bank accounts belonging to the embattled Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen.

Falana expresses concern over dangerous precedents being set in CJN’s trial

Human rights lawyer, Mr Femi Falana (SAN), has expressed concern about the ‘dangerous precedents’ being set in the charges filed against the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Water Onnoghen, before the Code of Conduct Tribunal.

‘May your retirement be miserable’ – Eedris Abdulkareem tells former IG Ibrahim Idris

Nigerian rapper, Eedris Abdulkareem has a farewell message for the outgoing Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Kpotum Idris.In an Instagram post today, Eedris wrote, 'former IGP Idris Ibrahim, I personally welcome you to another...

Persistent killing of innocent by murderous thugs unacceptable – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned latest bandit attacks in Gandi District of Rabah Local Government Council, Sokoto State, which reportedly claimed 30 people.President Buhari said that he was shocked and saddened by the latest...

Police commissioners, others storm Abuja to lobby new IG

Hundreds of Police commissioners, deputy commissioners and assistant Police commissioners have stormed the Force Headquarters to lobby the newly appointed Inspector-General (IG)of Police, Mohammed Adamu. According to a report by PUNCH.Our correspondent learnt that...

Nigerian Ambassador to Côte d’Ivoire dies

The Nigerian Ambassador to the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire, Amb. Ibrahim Isah, has died after a protracted illness.The Ministry of Foreign Affairs disclosed that the Ambassador, a career diplomat, died on Tuesday in Abidjan.Sources...

Just In: Jimoh Moshood removed as police names new FPRO

Former Police spokesman, Frank Mba, ACP, has been named the new force Public Relations Officer. Mba replaces erstwhile Force Public Relations Officer, Jimoh Moshood, TVC reports.

Buhari wasn’t aware of Onnoghen’s trial until Saturday, says Osinbajo

President Muhammadu Buhari only got to know about the trial of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, at the Code of Conduct Tribunal on Saturday, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has stated.He also...

Breaking: MC Oluomo discharged from Lagos hospital, travels abroad

A chieftain of National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Musiliu Akinsanya a.k.a MC Oluomo, was on Tuesday night discharged from a Lagos hospital, where he was receiving treatment.MC Oluomo was attacked at an...

Oyo State workers begin warning strike over unpaid salaries

Workers in the Oyo State Public Service on Wednesday began a three-day warning strike over unpaid salaries and withdrawal of promotion by the state government.The state Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress, Mr Waheed...

Fani-Kayode makes fresh allegations as he apologises to EFCC

A former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has apologised to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, over Tuesday’s allegations...

Acting IG Adamu reverses former IG’s last-minute postings

There are strong indications that four out of the seven Deputy Inspectors-General of Police in the Nigeria Police Force may leave the force alongside the former...

Nairobi terror attack: Death toll rises to 14

The death toll rose to 14 on Wednesday in a terrorist attack waged by Shabab militants, including a suicide bomber and several gunmen, who stormed a luxury hotel and office complex in Nairobi, President Uhuru Kenyatta said.

Edgal Imohimi insists he’s still Lagos Commissioner of Police

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, says he remains the police boss in the state despite earlier reports that he has been redeployed.

Photos: Giant crocodile eats scientist alive while feeding it

A scientist was eaten alive by a 17ft long crocodile after being dragged into its enclosure while she fed it.Deasy Tuwo, 44, was feeding crocodile named Merry early on Friday morning at the CV...

Graphic: Mother and child killed as Tipper rams into roadside sellers in Oshodi

Residents and traders in Oshodi Lagos were thrown into mourning when a woman and her child died after a tipper loaded with sand ran into them on Monday the 14th of January.A woman and...

Photo: Man accused of stealing clothes shows up naked in court

A 32-year-old Kenyan, Alex Jana Mugo, appeared at an Embu court almost naked, on Monday, for allegedly stealing clothes.Mugo told the court presided over by Magistrate Jean Ndegeri, that he was stripped of his...

British PM Theresa May faces defeat in historic Brexit deal vote

British Prime Minister Theresa May faces crushing defeat in a historic vote in parliament on Tuesday over the Brexit deal she has struck with the European Union, leaving the world’s fifth biggest economy in...

Breaking: Buhari, ministers hold emergency FEC meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari and cabinet ministers are right now holding an emergency Federal Executive Council meeting in Abuja.The agenda of the meeting, which is taking place at the Presidential Villa, is unknown.However, security, the...

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