We won't pay Igboho N20billion - FG *Malami moves against judgement

The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami said the Federal Government will appeal the judgment of an Oyo State High Court which awarded N20 billion in damages against the Department of State Service for invading Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho’s Ibadan residence. Malami told...... read more


BREAKING: Obiano shuns Southern Governors summit in Enugu *16 others reconvene

Anambra State was the only state missing in the list as Governor Willie Obiano decided to stay away from a meeting of 17 Southern governors of Nigeria, where they are expected to hammer out further issues confronting Nigeria. At the first confab in Delta State, the governors had raised a lot...... read more


NASS won’t interfere in VAT rift *Stay off, Ekweremadu cautions

The National Assembly may stay away from the current fray surrounding the collection of Value Added Tax (VAT) and Stamp Duties, which has become a subject of intense legal battle at the courts. That is if it listens to the caution of Ike Ekweremadu, former Deputy Senate President,  who cautioned on...... read more


Nigeria missing as Dubai lists 70 countries to enjoy visa-on-arrival status

Not even Nigeria, the acclaimed giant of Africa made it among the 70 countries released by the United Arab Emirate (UAE) whose citizens are qualified to get their visas on arrival, despite its huge presence in the Middle East country. Many Nigerians are believed to have huge investment in Dubai, the...... read more


No to 2023 without referendum, Yoruba, Igbo, N'Delta, Middle Belt groups

Self-determination activists under the aegis of the Nigerian Indigenous Nationalities Alliance have warned the country against holding the 2023 general election without initially organising a referendum. They made this known in a press conference held in Lagos on the 120-day expiration of Constitutional Force Majure Notice to states in the South...... read more


June 12: I didn't do anything wrong, I was eventually vindicated - IBB

I did the right thing in the interest of Nigeria and some of the reasons why I took the decision later manifested, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB), former Military President, insisted on Monday, in his defence for annulling the June 12 1993 election won by business mogul, the late Moshood Kashimawo Olawale...... read more


BREAKING: Outrage over Buhari’s signing of PIB *President insensitive – PANDEF

The quests for oil in the Northern region and other parts of the country have received a significant boost with the signing of the Petroleum Industry Bill 2021 into law by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) on Monday. However, the Pan Niger Delta Forum lambasted the President for assenting...... read more


Assault on Nigerian diplomat: We’re sorry, this is not who we are – Indonesia

“This is an isolated incident, and is in no way related to the commitment of the Indonesian government in carrying out its obligations as host country or in accordance with the Vienna convention on diplomatic relations.” With these words, Indonesia formerly tendered an unreserved apology to the Federal Government on Thursday...... read more


Nigerian diplomat was the aggressor, drew the first blood – Indonesia

Indonesia has put up a strong case for its immigration officials who tore at the mouth of Abdulrrahman Ibrahim, the Nigerian diplomat, at the centre of a diplomatic row currently brewing between the two countries. Jakarta defended the action of the operatives who attacked Ibrahim in a car according to a...... read more


Assault on Nigerian envoy: Diplomatic row looms *FG rejects apology, insist on sanctions for Indonesian operatives

A tit for tat seems to be looming at the moment, as the Federal Government has threatened to review its relationship with Indonesia if it failed to bring the Indonesian immigration officials that assaulted a Nigerian diplomat to book. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffry Onyeama, handed out the warning to the...... read more


BREAKING: On corruption, I agree with IBB 100 per cent – Obi *Nobody thinks in a corrupt country!

Nigeria is far more corrupt today than it was under the military government, Peter Obi, former Governor of Anambra State, said on Monday, travelling the same route with former Military President, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB), who stressed that point on Friday. Babangida, speaking on Arise TV, on the occasion of his...... read more


BREAKING: Britain complicit in Kanu’s kidnap *No envoy visited IPOB leader – lawyer

At last, it has come to pass that Britain, actually has a hand in the abduction of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), going by the revelation of his lead counsel, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, on Friday, confirming what has been touted in many informed quarters. Ejiofor, made the...... read more


I’ve identified Nigeria’s next President – IBB *Compared to Buhari, I'm a saint

“That is a person, who is very versed in economics and is also a good politician, who should be able to talk to Nigerians and so on. I have seen one, or two or three of such persons already in his sixties. I believe so if we can get him.” Those...... read more


Gains of June 12 annulment far outweighs the pains – IBB *How I became 'Maradona'

There would have been a bloody coup that could jeopardise the safety of Nigeria as a country it the June 12 1993 presidential election was not annulled, former Military President Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB) has said. Appearing on Arise News, aired on Friday, Babangida, whose eight years of transition programme from...... read more


Arewa youths to US: Touch Kyari, touch trouble *Says arrest order insult to Nigeria

The order by a US court for the arrest of Abba Kyari, head of the Inspector General’s Police Intelligence Response Team (PIRT), is a monumental insult on Nigeria as a sovereign country, Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, AYCF, has said, warning that no attempt must be made to touch the highly-decorated officer....... read more


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