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ASUU strike: Heavily armed security agents take over Abuja streets, thwart NANS protest

SOLDIERS and other security agents were spotted all over Abuja on Wednesday ahead of the planned protest by the National Association of Nigerian Students...

Ogorchukwu: Italians have attacked four Nigerians in Marche region in six years

THE 39-year-old Alika Ogorchukwu, killed by an Italian on Friday, July 29, 2022, joined three other Nigerians who had come under attack in the...

Insecurity: Timeline of Buhari’s condolences in one year

HOURS after 60 vigilantes reportedly died from bandits' attack in communities in Sakaba/Wassagu LGA of Kebbi State in March, President Muhammadu Buhari commiserated with the...
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Africa records 21 coup attempts in eight years

THE AFRICAN continent has recorded 21 coup attempts by the military to overthrow incumbent governments in eight years. According to data sourced from the Global...

COVID-19: Nigeria vaccinates over 200,000 persons daily – FG

THE Nigerian government has claimed its health officials vaccinate more than 200,000 persons against COVID-19 daily since the beginning of 2022. The government said the...

Salaries, costs of running offices gulp 73% of Nigeria’s 2022 health budget

PAYMENT of workers' salaries, training of staff, cost of running offices and related matters will consume 73 per cent of the budget proposed for...
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Africa records less than five per cent of global COVID-19 deaths

NEARLY two years after its emergence and eventual declaration as a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO), Africa's fatalities from COVID-19 have been...

World Cup: Moroccan team stuck in Guinea after military coup

The Moroccan senior football team is currently stranded in Guinea following a putsch that ousted the West African country's President Alpha Conde on Sunday.  Morocco's...

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Heavy security, low turnout as Abuja-Kaduna train service resumes

HEAVY security presence was observed despite a low turnout of passengers as the Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) resumed operation...

Children in need of unprecedented humanitarian aid since Second World War – UNICEF

MILLIONS of children globally are facing the most humanitarian needs since the end of the Second World War, United...

Chatham House: Tinubu promises student loan, technology hub for youths

FORMER Governor of Lagos state and presidential flagbearer of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu, on Monday, December...

Reactions trail Reno Omokri’s protest as Tinubu addresses Chatham House

FORMER presidential aide Reno Omokri on Monday led a protest aimed at harassing All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate Bola...

2023: IPOB says no plan to disrupt polls, denies attack on INEC facilities

THE Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has said it has no plans to disrupt the 2023 general elections in...
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No elected federal official, appointee will earn more than civil servants – Peter Obi

LABOUR Party (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has said...

NDLEA declares Abuja drug baron wanted, arrests grandma, pregnant woman

THE National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has declared...

EFCC to commence auction of forfeited items December 6

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will commence...

2023: Peter Obi promises to increase power generation to 25,000mw by 2025

LABOUR Party (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has promised...

NCC raises alarm over new phishing attacks, malware threats

THE Nigerian Communications Commission’s Computer Security Incident Response Team...
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