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Former AIG backs creation of state police

A former Assistant Inspector-General (AIG) of Police, Alhaji Raimi Odofin, on Thursday said the country was mature enough for the creation of state police to strengthen ...

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2019: Why we registered underage persons to vote – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday Wednesday said some underage voters were being registered in some parts of the country because the lives of registration officers were being threatened ...

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Pro-Buhari senators kick as senate adopts revised poll sequence report

The adoption of the report by the Senate and the House of Representatives Conference Committee on the Amendment to the Electoral Act caused division in the ranks of the All Progressives Congress ...

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Inflation rate drops to 15.1% in January – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Wednesday released the Consumer Price Index which measures inflation with the rate dropping by 0.24 per cent basis from 15.37 per cent in December to 15.13 in January ...

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Gov. Ugwuanyi awards N2.4bn state, federal road projects

The administration of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has awarded contracts for the construction of six major roads across the state at the sum of N2.4 billion, ...

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Cross River contingent storms Brazil for 2018 Rio Carnival

As part of deliberate efforts to improve on the organisation and revenue generation for  Calabar Carnival popularly known as the Africa’s Biggest Street Party, Cross ...

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Fulani herdsmen sack Ondo council secretariat

There was pandemonium in the Akure South Local Government Area of Ondo State on Tuesday as some herdsmen chased workers of the council out of their offices ...

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Herdsmen attacks: Buhari is in a trance, says Soyinka

Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has said President Muhammadu Buhari is in a trance ...

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OBJ, IBB letters: Join retirees club and leave current leaders to move on – Tinubu tells ex-presidents

A national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Tuesday called on former President Olusegun Obasanjo and a former military dictator, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida (retd.), to join what he called ...

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Missing N36m: Shehu Sani storms JAMB HQ with snake charmers

The Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Shehu Sani, on Tuesday stormed the headquarters of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) in Bwari, Federal Capital Territory, with snake charmers ...

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