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Five killed in fresh Taraba crisis

Five persons have been confirmed killed with several houses razed down following fresh crisis between the Tiv and Jukuns in Rafinkada Village of Wukari Local Government...

I receive N750, 000 as salary — Senate President, Lawan

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has said that there was nothing like jumbo salary for National Assembly members as being speculated in some quarters. Lawan...

Afenifere slams Osinbajo over comments on kidnappings in South West

The pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, on Tuesday has condemned the statement attributed to the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, over the issue of...

Alleged Terrorism: Jones Abiri gets N100m bail

Nigerian journalist, Jones Abiri who is standing trial for terrorism, economic sabotage and fraud charges has been granted bail. Abiri who is the editor and publisher of...

We did not endorse Yahaya Bello for second term -APC

The executive committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi state has denied endorsing incumbent governor, Yahaya Bello, for a second term in office. The...

Zamfara transition committee says ex- governor, Yari embezzled N251bn

Immediate past governor of Zamfara state, Abdulaziz Yari has been accused of embezzling the sum of Two hundred and fifty one billion, nine hundred and fifty one million,...

Beware of criminals posing as government officials, Lagos warns residents

The Lagos state government has raised alarm on new tricks used by criminals to defraud unsuspecting Nigerians. In a statement released by the office of the governor on...

Zamfara CP gives Miyetti Allah 2-week ultimatum to end banditry

The police in Zamfara State has a given two-week ultimatum to Miyetti Allah to end banditry activities or face the wrath of the laws. Police Commissioner, Usman Nagogo...

One killed, 93 rescued as troops raid Boko Haram camps in Borno

Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have rescued 51 children and 42 women from Boko Haram captivity after destroying camps used by the terrorists in Kobe and Boboshe...

FG still committed to rescuing Leah Sharibu – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has again reaffirmed the commitment of the Federal Government to secure the safe release of Leah Sharibu, Lone Dapchi school girl in Boko...