Wike tells FG

Allow States Develop Their Minerals – Wike tells FG

The Federal Government has been advised by the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, to allow states to develop their minerals and pay royalty to the central government. Governor Wike stated this when... Read more »
Imaan Sulaiman-Ibrahim

Human Trafficking Threat To National Security — NAPTIP

Director-General, National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Imaan Sulaiman-Ibrahim, says human trafficking constitutes a major national security concern. She said new ideas and initiatives were needed to tackle... Read more »

Nigeria Shall Rise Again — Gov. Adegboyega Oyetola

Osun State Governor Adegboyega Oyetola says with passion, commitment and determination to do what is right, Nigeria will rise above the difficulties it is currently facing. He said this at the weekend... Read more »
Bawa

EFCC Can’t Fight Corruption Alone — Bawa

The chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Abdulrasheed Bawa, says the EFCC alone cannot fight corruption. Bawa said this in Abuja at the commission’s headquarters while receiving members of a... Read more »
Sunday Igboho

Don’t Go Near Sunday Igboho, Unless You Want To Be Struck By Bees – Muslim Cleric Warns

A Muslim Cleric, identified as Buhari Musa has warned against any potential threat that might be leveled on self-styled Yoruba Activist, Chief Sunday Igboho. The Muslim Cleric made this known while delivering... Read more »
Musa Modu

No One Wants To Employ Me Because Of My Face – Musa Modu

Individuals shouldn’t endure in light of what they can’t help. Musa Modu is one of those individuals that have endured dismissal due to what befallen him when he was a child. He... Read more »

Nnamdi Kanu Replies Defence Minister After He Told Soldiers Not To Fear Any Bullet From Terrorists

The defence minister of Nigeria, Magashi Bashir on Sunday during his visit to the theatre command in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital, charged the Nigerian soldiers there not to fear any bullet... Read more »

The Time For Diversification Is Now – Obaseki Speaks On Nigerian Economy

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has warned that it is dangerous for states and the federal government to continue relying on oil revenue. Obaseki who made the position known on Monday while addressing journalists... Read more »

May Allah Rebuke His Blessings – Pantami Curses Adeyanju

The convener of Concerned Nigerians, Deji Adeyanju has been cursed by the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, for asking the United States to place him on terrorism watchlist. The activist in... Read more »

Minister Presents New Ag. I-G Usman Baba To President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has met behind closed door with acting Inspector General of Police, Usman Baba, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Monday. Akelicious reports that the acting I-G was officially presented... Read more »

Imo State Government Signs An MOU With NALDA On Agro Development Project

In a bid to continue to open up and diversify the Imo state economy, Governor Hope Uzodimma has continued to leverage opportunities provided by the federal government and other multinational agencies. Today... Read more »

Change Your Ways Or You Will Become “An Evil Story”- Apostle Paul Tells Lai Mohammed

A Nigerian pastor, Apostle Paul Okikijesu has released some prophecies on what he claimed that God revealed to him concerning the Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, Information Minister, Lai Mohammed, Minister of Transportation,... Read more »
ipob-Ebubeagu

Asking ESN To Work With Ebubeagu Is Like Asking Satan To Midwife Birth Of Jesus — IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra has said those calling for the Eastern Security Network to join the newly formed security outfit in the South-East, Ebubeagu should desist from making such a call.... Read more »
Femi Fani-Kayode Sambo Dazuki

Femi Fani-Kayode Apologizes To Sambo Dazuki For Mentioning His Name As One Of Those Who betrayed Jonathan In 2015

Former Minister of Aviation and People’s Democratic Party chieftain, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode has apologized to Former National Security Adviser to President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, Sambo Dasuki.  Read more »

Nigerian Man Dies A Week To Wedding In Road Accident, Bride Injured

A Nigerian man identified as Wale, expected to tie the knot with his lover this Saturday has lost his life in a road accident in Aponmu village in the Akure South council... Read more »

What The Igbos Want Is Equity And Justice – Gov. Hope Uzodimma

All we want is equity, justice and a level playing ground that allows the Eagle to perch and the kite to perch as well. Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma who made... Read more »
Zamfara Govt

Zamfara Govt Spends ₦2.9bn On Ramadan Welfare

The Zamfara State Government has spent the sum of ₦2.9 billion on the purchase of essential commodities for distribution to various categories of people as Ramadan welfare. This is according to the... Read more »
Sanwo-olu police

I Pay Police’s Salaries In Lagos, Not Buhari – Sanwo-olu

Mr Sanwo-Olu was also frustrated that President Muhammadu Buhari had remained deaf to calls for state police. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu claims that his administration pays the salaries of police officers in Lagos,... Read more »
Dapo Okubadejo

Ogun State Paid ₦20 Billion Out Of Its Debt In 2020 – Finance Commissioner

The Ogun State Commissioner for Finance, Dapo Okubadejo, has said the state government paid over N20 billion out of its debt in the year 2020. This, according to him, was the reason... Read more »
Reno Omokri

Almost All Poverty Can Be Eliminated If You Follow These 2 Rules -Reno Omokri

Poverty has gotten its toll on the lives of Nigerians and you just continue to wonder what could be done. How do we eliminate poverty in the society? Individuals in the society... Read more »
Wike

I Know They’ll Come For Me After Office – Wike

Nyesom Ezebunwo Wike is the incumbent Governor of Rivers State and a chieftain in People’s Democratic Party (PDP). Recently, Wike said he is prepared to face political persecution after he hands over... Read more »

Frustrated Nigerian Man Spotted On A Telecommunications Mast In Lagos

The video of a Nigerian man spotted sitting on a telecommunications mas in Opebi area of Ikeja has been a growing sensation since it was first shared on social media. The man... Read more »

Soldiers Working With Boko Haram Expose Civilian Collaborators

Some soldiers linked to the crack down on Boko Haram sponsors have revealed the identities of their civilian collaborators, according to sources.The military officers were apprehended following an investigation into connections between... Read more »

UEFA announce reforms for Champions League

UEFA have announced that a ‘Swiss model’ reform is set to take place in the Champions League. The updates will now see a total of 36 clubs to participate in the Champions League... Read more »

European Super League: New competition announced despite UEFA warnings

Twelve of Europe’s biggest clubs on Monday said they planned to launch a breakaway Super League, despite the threat of an international ban for them and their players. “AC Milan, Arsenal, Atletico... Read more »

DSS Aware Of Pantami’s Sympathy For Al-Qaeda, Others – Mike Ejiofor

A former Director of the Department of State Services (DSS), Mike Ejiofor has reacted to the controversy trailing the past views of the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, on... Read more »
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Unknown Gunmen Attack Anambra Police Zonal Headquarters

Unknown gunmen have attacked the zonal headquarters of the Nigeria Police Force in Ukpo, Anambra State. It was gathered that the hoodlums attacked the police station in the early hours of Monday,... Read more »

Akwa Ibom Ranked Among Best 2020 Budget Performing States

For transparency, accountability and open participation in budgeting processes, Akwa Ibom State Government has been ranked one of the best performing states in the 2020 sub-National Budget Transparency Survey. The survey conducted... Read more »

Unknown Gunmen Strike Again, Kill 2 Police Officers, Set Vehicles On Fire In Abia State

Some yet to be identified gunmen have again attacked two police stations in Abia State killing two police officers and setting several vehicles on fire. A police signal sighted by Daily Trust... Read more »
Gov. Sanwo-olu Amotekun

Gov. Sanwo-olu Explains Why Lagos State Does Not Have Amotekun

Governor Babjide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos state has explained why the state does not have Amotekun like other South-West states. Speaking during an interview on Channels Television, Sanwo-Olu said that Lagos state has... Read more »

Imo State Quarterly Report On Salary And Pension

The Imo State Government under the shared prosperity government of Gov. Hope Uzodimma has again published a quarterly summary of salaries and pensions of Imo workers and pensioners from different ministries,departments and... Read more »

Anambra Election, PDP and the need for retrospect – Dr. Kalu

A PDP Chieftain and Nafional Director Coordinator of People’s Democratic Party Coalition, Chief Dr.Emeka Kalu, has made extensive analysis of the political atmosphere prevalent in Anambra State at the moment, giving insight... Read more »

Vote Of Confidence On Isiguzo, Sirawoo Expresses Disappointment In NUJ NEC

“It’s only the National Executive Council (NEC) of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) that a President with series of criminal cases in courts bordering on certificate forgery, several identities and no... Read more »

Trouble in NUJ as journalists form new association

…says NUJ president now a sole administrator There seems to be more trouble within the Nigerian Union of Journalists(NUJ) under the leadership of Mr Chris Isiguzo, as a large number of journalists... Read more »

Mother’s Day 2021: Be The Good Person Mom Tried To Rais – Nwankpo

As Christians, this Sunday marks one of the Catholics most important days — the day on which we celebrate our mothers and all they’ve given to us. Strong, motivated, caring mothers have... Read more »

Dear Ruth, Our hearts Are With You And Your Family. We Love You!

On behalf of my family, I wholeheartedly dedicate the 2021 Mother’s Day celebration to Hon. Esedo Ruth, a dynamic woman, bold and beautiful mother. Be strong, the affliction will not rise a... Read more »
United Nations

Boko Haram: UN Suspends Operations In Dikwa, Damasak

The United Nations (UN) has announced that it will temporarily suspend its humanitarian operations in Dikwa and Damasak in Borno state following consistent Boko Haram attacks in those areas. Akelicious reports that this... Read more »
Damaturu Road

Nigerian Military Bans Traffic On Damaturu Road

The Nigerian Army has blocked traffic on the Damaturu-Damboa-Biu road following an attack by ISWAP / Boko Haram militants on a military base in Kumuya, Yobe State.Naija News had earlier reported that... Read more »
Pastor Adeboye’s Helicopter

FG Suspends Pastor Adeboye’s Helicopter From Flying

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has suspended the private chopper belonging to the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, at the Lagos Airport. It... Read more »
Bishop Oyedepo

We Are Not Guinea Pigs, I Won’t Take COVID-19 Vaccine – Bishop Oyedepo

The presiding bishop of Living Faith Church Worldwide, popularly called Winners Chapel, Bishop David Oyedepo, has said insisted that we would not take the COVID-19 vaccine. Speaking on Saturday during his church’s Hour... Read more »
South-East Governors

South-East Governors, Ohanaeze Compiling Names Of Our Members – IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra has raised the alarm that South-East Governors, the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, and others were compiling the names of its members and those of Eastern... Read more »
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Femi Fani-Kayode Reacts To What Isa Patanmi Allegedly Said In Audio Clip

Femi Fani-Kayode, Former Minister of Aviation in Nigeria has reacted to what Dr. Isa Patanmi said that “We are always happy whenever unbelievers are being killed”. Lately, there has been allegations that... Read more »
Chief-Iwuanyanwu

We May Wake Up One Morning & Discover That We Have No Country To Call Ours – Iwuanyanwu

An Elder statesman, Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu has once more spoken. This time around he decided to speak as it regards to the high level of insecurity in the south east region and... Read more »

RIVERS LG Poll: Accord Party supporters shot as Wachukwu demands investigation

By Chijindu Emeruwa As the local government election is ongoing across the local council areas in Rivers State, south-south Nigeria, a Councilorship Candidate on the platform of Accord Party AP, Hon. Seagal... Read more »

Delta, FG Partner On Solid Minerals Development

By Chijindu Emeruwa Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, says the state government was willing to partner the Federal government to develop the solid mineral sector in the state. Governor Okowa stated... Read more »

Why Gov. Dapo Abiodun Cleared Backlogs Of Teachers’ Promotion – Commissioner III

The Commissioner III in the Ogun State Teaching Service Commission, who also doubled as the Chairman Promotion Exercise in Remo Division of the State, Hon. Majekodunmi Olarenwaju has said that educational sector... Read more »

Breaking: One Killed As Nigeria Army Enugu, Witnessed A Shocking Incident

Nigeria army Enugu witnessed a shocking incident that haven’t been falling the battalion before when A young man Mr Isaac were stabbed to death by an unknown person(s) inside the barracks block... Read more »

N6.4 billion NSITF alleged fraud: ex-NBA national Vice Chairman, Monday Ubani withdraws suretyship, blasts Magu

By Chijindu Emeruwa Monday Ubani, the ex-2nd National Vice Chairman of the Nigeria Bar Association NBA, has withdrawn his suretyship of the ex-chairman of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund NSITF, Ngozi... Read more »

Constituency Projects: Abia Speaker Assures of more Dividends as He Inspects Three Mini-Stadiums under Construction

By Chijindu Emeruwa The Speaker of Abia State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Engr Chinedum Enyinnaya Orji yesterday went on an inspection tour of three mini stadiums he attracted to the people... Read more »

Obiano Did Not Fail Anambra North, Perish That Thought – Nwankpo

Radio TIT-BITS With APGA leading Governorship Aspirant Nze Akachukwu Nwankpo Station: Wazobia FM Onitsha “Willie Obiano’s administration, did not fail Anambra North. In fact, the governor has opened and connected Anambra North... Read more »

Amotekun, Ebubeagu Set Up Kill Fulani – Miyetti Allah

In an interview with VINCENT KALU, the leader of the Fulani socio-cultural organisation stressed that governors seeking to ban open grazing are only daydreaming, noting that open grazing by Fulani herdsmen from... Read more »

Troops eliminate top ISWAP commanders, fighters in Damasak – Army

The Nigerian Army says troops of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) has eliminated 13 top commanders and scores of fighters of Islamic States West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in Borno. The Director, Army... Read more »

Hoodlums hack Lagos guard to death, injure colleague

A 38-year-old security guard, Saliu Dairi, has met his death at the hands of some hoodlums who attacked him and his colleague, one Isiaka Samba, on their duty post on Alimosho Road,... Read more »

Nnamdi Kanu Reveal Those Behind Bank Robbery, Planting Of Biafra Flag

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has accused the Department of State Services (DSS) of being behind the robbery of a bank in Anambra State. It may be... Read more »
Ohanaeze Ndigbo

North Is The Safest Place For Igbos – Ohanaeze

The Igbo apex socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has described northern Nigeria as one of the safest places for Igbos to live in and do their trades. The chairman of the group in... Read more »
Shehu Sani

Senator Shehu Sani Mocks Ebube Agu Security Network

Senator Shehu Sani this afternoon made social media user laugh off their stress when he made a funny tweet about the newly created Security outfit Ebube Agu. The Senator whose social media... Read more »
Senator Ndume

Chibok girls: Senator Ndume demands periodic updates on rescue effort

The Senator representing Borno South, Mohammed Ali Ndume, has called on the Federal Government to initiate a periodic information sharing with the public on the ongoing effort to rescue the remaining 112... Read more »
Isa Pantami

Boko Haram Terrorists Don’t Deserve To Be Killed, They Are Our Muslim Brothers — Minister

Isa Pantami, President Muhammadu Buhari’s communications minister, previously condemned the Nigerian Army’s incursion into Boko Haram strongholds, calling the rebels “our Muslim” brothers who did not deserve to be slaughtered like pigs.... Read more »
dino melaye

Buhari Snoring While Nigeria Sinks Under Him – Dino Melaye

The former lawmaker representing Kogi West Senatorial district, Dino Melaye, on Friday lamented that Nigeria is currently sinking under President Muhammadu Buhari-led government. Melaye stated this while reacting to the decision of Twitter... Read more »
Chief Of Air Staff

Terrorists Will Be Brought To Their Knees – Chief Of Air Staff Says

Nigeria’s Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Oladayo Amao has expressed optimism that the military will soon crush terrorists, bandits and others responsible for insecurity in the country. The Air Chief expressed the opinion... Read more »