Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, yesterday, charged the Federal Government to unbundle the potentials of each of the states of the federation and allow them to develop the natural resources within their domain and create the necessary... Read more →
A Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday declined hearing a case filed by Abdulmumini Jibrin, seeking to stop his planned suspension by the Speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara.
The judge, Justice Okon Abang, held that due to... Read more →
During his courtesy call at the corporate headquarters of LEADERSHIP Newspapers in Abuja recently, the chairman, Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), Abdullahi Adamu Candido, spoke on the activities of his young administration and several critical... Read more →
Rasheed Bisiriyu, Ifeanyi Onuba, Okechukwu Nnodim and ’Femi Asu
As four of the nation’s crude oil grades remain under force majeure and the schedule for two other grades face delay, the country is losing at least N10.7bn in revenue daily.
Following... Read more →
Jude Owuamanam, Jos
Worried by the spate of killings of Christians, especially in the northern part of the country, the Christian Association of Nigeria has scheduled an emergency meeting for Jos, the Plateau State capital.
The meeting, which... Read more →
By Emma Nnadozie & Daud Olatunji
ABEOKUTA—Joachin Iroko, the man who named his dog Buhari and was arraigned for conduct likely to cause breach of peace has finally regained freedom, four days after he was remanded in Ibara Prisons in Abeokuta,... Read more →
Ado-Ekiti—Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo, of Gombe State has described his Ekiti State counterpart, Mr Ayodele Fayose, as the symbol of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
He said this in Ado-Ekiti while laying the foundation of a new hall in the... Read more →
By Dare Esan:
Blessing Okagbare’s indifferent season went from bad to worse on Thursday after the seven-time Nigeria 100m queen could only manage a pedestrian 6.11m leap at the long jump event of the 11th meeting of the International Association... Read more →
Nigerians, in the last two months, have focused their attention on the allegation of budget padding in the House of Representatives. MUYIWA OYINLOLA takes a look at the intervention of some former members of the house.
In the face of what appears... Read more →
Real Madrid’s Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo kisses his Best Player in Europe trophy, awarded at the end of the UEFA Champions League group stage draw ceremony on August 25, 2016 in Monaco. Photo: AFP
Real Madrid and Portugal forward... Read more →
The one we all know as “the cap” and Nigeria’s talented disc jockey, DJ Spinall, enlists Black Diamond, Wande Coal to unleash a new banger titled “Shout Out (Trap Remix)“. This is a pre-Friday turn up hit was produced by JFem. Trap... Read more →
Troops of 33 Brigade, Nigerian Army, deployed at Forward Operation Base (FOB) Toro, Toro local government area of Bauchi State, on Wednesday arrested three suspected kidnappers in the state.The Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Sani... Read more →