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Senate confirms all 43 ministerial nominees

Lawmakers at the Nigeria Senate has confirmed all 43 ministerial nominees sent to it by President Muhammadu Buhari. The confirmation followed the conclusion of the...

INEC Server: Supreme Court to rule on PDP application August 20

The Supreme Court on Tuesday adjourned hearing until August 20, in an application filed by the Peoples Democratic Party, and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar, challenging...

Twenty-two killed as bandits attack Katsina village

Twenty-two people have been killed in Zangon-Kankara and Makera villages in Kankara local government area of Katsina state following an attack by suspected bandits....

Troops Kill 10 Insurgents in Baga

Troops of the Multinational Joint Task Force killed 10 insurgents when the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), launched a surprise attack on the troops in Baga...

Six rescued from Lagos building collapse

Six persons have been rescued from the rubbles of a building that collapsed in the Osasa area of Bariga, Lagos State. The three-storey building reportedly collapsed at...

Falana kicks as court proscribes IMN

A federal High court judge has banned the activities of Shiite group, IMN. Judge Nkeonye Maha said the group’s activities may be considered an act of “terrorism and...

Boko Haram kills 65 mourners in Maiduguri

At least 65 people are dead following a suspected attack by Boko Haram on a funeral gathering in northeastern Nigeria, according to local officials. The attack occurred...

Army arrests 10 bandits, recovers firearms in Benue, Nasarawa

Troops of the 1 Division of the Nigerian Army in Operation Thunder Strike and Operation Harbin Kunama III have killed five suspected bandits and arrested four others in...

Court fixes August 5 to rule on El-Zakzaky’s bail application

Justice Darius Khobo of the Kaduna State High Court has set aside August 5, 2019, to rule on the bail application filed by the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria...

2019 Polls: WhatsApp undermined Nigeria’s Democracy – Research

Investigations by a UK-Nigerian research team shows that multi-platform messaging App, WhatsApp promoted the spread of fake news, while strengthening accountability and...