´╗┐Former Senator, Buruji Kashamu, dies of COVID-19 at 62;
A former Senator from Ogun State, Buruji Kashamu, has passed away at 62 after suffering complications from COVID-19.
´╗┐El-Rufai: I won't support a northerner as Buhari's successor...power should return to the south ;
The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir el-Rufai, says he will not a northerner as President Muhammadu Buhari's successor.
´╗┐Michael Ojo, Nigerian basketball player, dies during training in Serbia;
A Nigerian basketball player, Michael Ojo, who previously played for Red Star Belgrade, has passed away at 27.
´╗┐NLC to Air Peace, Bristow: We're giving you 14 days to reinstate sacked workers;
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has issued a 14-day ultimatum to the Air Peace, Bristow Helicopters and Turkish Airlines to reinstate all their sacked workers.
´╗┐Edo 2020: Buhari endorses Ize-Iyamu as Ganduje says Obaseki has failed woefully;
President Muhammadu Buhari has endorsed Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu as the candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for the September 19 guber election in Edo State.
´╗┐INEC threatens suspension of Edo, Ondo guber polls if violence continues;
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it would not hesitate suspending the forthcoming governorship elections in Edo and Ondo if the violent atmosphere in both States drags.
´╗┐Bauchi governor appoints SA on unmarried women affairs;
The Governor of Bauchi State, Bala Mohammed, has okayed the appointment of Balaraba Ibrahim as Special Assistant on Women Affairs (Unmarried).
´╗┐Defence Headquarters plays down US intelligence on Al-Qaeda infiltrating North-West;
The Defence Headquarters has played down a recent US intelligence on the infiltration of of Al-Qaeda militants into the North-West, noting it is not something to be worried about.
´╗┐Femi Adesina: #RevolutionNow protest is a child's play fueled by irritants;
Femi Adesina, Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari, says the #RevolutionNow protest remains a child's play fueled by irritants.
´╗┐Presidency to North-East residents: You must accept rehabilitated Boko Haram fighters in your commu...;
The Presidency has directed village heads and other community leaders to work with agencies constituted to end rejection of rehabilitated Boko Haram fighters in the North-East..
´╗┐Igbo will demand Biafra in 2023 if we don't get Presidency, says Nwodo;
A former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Okwesilieze Nwodo, has said the South East would team up leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) for the actualisation…
´╗┐Jonathan also collected loan from China, Amaechi hits back at PDP chieftain;
The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has tackled a Chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Katch Ononuju, for demanding his resignation over alleged mishandling of funds from China.
´╗┐Insecurity: Buhari to overhaul security apparatus;
The National Security Adviser (NSA), Babagana Monguno, has revealed President Muhammadu Buhari is considering an overhauling of the nation's security system amid the rising killings in the country.
´╗┐Malami: Buhari committed to safeguarding NigeriaÔÇÖs sovereignty amid dusts over Chinese loans;
The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari remains committed to safeguarding the country's sovereignty amid dusts over Chinese loans.
´╗┐Disclose all loans obtained so far or face legal action, Falana-led coalition tells Buhari's govt;
Alliance for Surviving COVID-19 and Beyond (ASCAB), a coalition of over 70 labour and civil society organisations (CSOs), has threatened to take legal action against the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration…