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Nine suspected pirates made up of three Greece citizens, an American and five blacks have been arrested during a joint operation by the Nigerian Navy and United States Coast Guard. The...

The candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and winner of the February 23 2019 presidential election in Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari has asked the main opposition Peoples Democratic...

President Muhammadu Buhari has responded to the allegations contained in the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar before...

A Federal High Court sitting in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital on Tuesday sentenced three policemen and four others to death over kidnapping in the state. The suspected kidnappers...

Members of the Coalition of Indigenous Communities of Abuja (CICA) on Tuesday laid siege to the entrance gates of the National Assembly to protest the alleged killing of their citizens...

Nigeria’s  Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has vowed to dismiss any police officer found guilty of power abuse while on duty. Adamu, who stated this on Monday...

The National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole has said that the party will not share committee chairmanship positions with the opposition in the ninth...

Senator Ahmad Lawan’s quest to become Nigeria’s next Senate President received a boost on Monday with Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State endorsing his aspiration against the...

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the candidates of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) winners of the two supplementary State House of Assembly elections...

Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha has appealed to the governor-elect of the state, Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha to strive to continue the Free Education policy initiated by his...

The main opposition Peoples Democratic Party  says it is monitoring the ongoing schemes in the camp of the ruling All Progressives Congress in the National Assembly and would act when...

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has raised an alarm over an alleged fresh plot by the All Progress Congress-led Federal Government to set...

Despite concerns over the country’s rising debt profile, the Nigerian government is seeking to obtain another fresh external loan of $247.3 million for the development of infrastructure....

Nigeria’s Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu has claimed that the landing cost of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) also known as petrol is now  ₦35 higher than...

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Thursday ranked Nigeria as the second worst country in the world in the use of sovereign wealth funds. In its Fiscal Monitor report released...

Shareholders on Tuesday filed a new lawsuit against Boeing, accusing the company of defrauding them by concealing safety deficiencies in its 737 Max planes before two fatal crashes...

The World Bank has revealed that Nigeria’s economy has been slipping since 1995 and had continued the downward trend up till 2018. In its latest report on the regional economy titled,...

The Debt Management Office (DMO) has revealed that Nigeria’s aggregate public debt grew 12.25 percent as at December 31, 2018, totalling ₦24.387 trillion ($79.437 billion) as compared...

People & Power has released the names of the winners of the 18th edition of the annual PSR National Awards. In the Development in Nigeria Merit Awards (DINMA) category, the winners...

 Simeon Oyakhilome Okoduwa is an astute and versatile private legal practitioner and  arbitrator. He is a Partner in Alliance Law Firm with over 25 years post-call experience. His...

Durodola Omolewa Kuteyi, more widely known as Duro Kuteyi is an enigmatic Nigerian entrepreneur. He has given a lot to the development of the country’s industrial sector. Duro Kuteyi’s...

Chief (Dr) Nzeribe Okegbue is an astute and dynamic young business entrepreneur with local and international business contacts. He is the founding Managing Director/Chief Executive...

Mr. Chaim Zach is an international investor and industrialist. For close to 30 years, he has positively impacted the Nigerian agricultural sector.  He has hugely contributed to the...

 Chuma Anagbado is an award winning multidisciplinary designer who is passionate about creating scalable and sustainable design solutions through research and collaborations. He is...

Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has remarried. He made this announcement via his Instagram page. He called his new wife, Queen  Shilekunola Moronke Naomi. Shilekunola Moronke...

This is the story of the enviable legacy of an icon of commerce, a man believed by many to have been the wealthiest man in West Africa.     The Dantatas are an enigmatic clan....

The announcement of the funeral rites of the late Oba of Benin, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Erediauwa II has once again thrown up the enigmatic nature of the Benin Monarchy....

By Toyeke Oswide “I will build a motor car for the great multitude. It will be large enough for the family but small enough for the individual to run and care for. It will be constructed...

Former Peruvian President, Alan Garcia died Wednesday after shooting himself in the head moments after the police attempted to detain him amid corruption allegations in Latin America’s...

South Sudan’s President, Salva Kiir has offered to mediate in the ongoing political transition in Sudan after last week’s fall of long-serving president Omar al-Bashir. A statement...

A boat mishap on Lake Kivu, located in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has claimed three lives with over 150 people unaccounted for while 30 others have been rescued. The boat...

Multiple reports from the Republic of Sudan say ousted President Omar al-Bashir has been transferred from a holding facility into a maximum security prison. Reuters reports that Al-Bashir...

The African Union’s Peace and Security Council has called on the Sudanese military to transfer power to a transitional civilian-led political authority within 15 days or face suspension...

One of the world’s most iconic buildings, the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has been engulfed by a huge fire today. The cause of the fire is still unknown although early suggestions...

Nigeria’s former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has released another comprehensive criticism of President Muhammadu Buhari. The elaborate critique which was released to pressmen...

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday September 11, 2018, collected the All Progressives Congress expression of interest and nomination forms donated to him by NCAN. NCAN had  last...

Following is the full text of the official statement by the Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari to mark the 2018 Democracy Day, on Tuesday,May 29. My Dear Nigerians! Today marks the...

  Being Text Of A Special Press Statement By Nigeria’s Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo Since we are still in the month of January, it is appropriate to wish all Nigerians...

TEXT OF NATIONAL BROADCAST BY PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI ON THE OCCASION OF NIGERIA’S 57TH INDEPENDENCE ANNIVERSARY ON SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2017 My dear Nigerians, October 1st...

  Text of the speech by British Prime Minister, Theresa May in response to the Manchester bombing of May 22 by an Islamic terrorist: I have just chaired another meeting of Cobra,...

It was all drama at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday night as Tottenham Hotspurs capitalized on their first leg lone goal victory over Manchester City to qualify for the semi-finals...

Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets on Wednesday became the first African country to qualify for the 2019 Under-17 World Cup courtesy of a 1-0 victory over Angola in the ongoing Africa U-17...

A senior Egyptian official, Amr Fahmy has accused the President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad of corruption and abuse of office, in what could be the...

Gulf icon, Tiger Woods on Sunday won the 83rd Masters, capturing his 15th major title after waiting for 11 years to win a great tournament . The victory has been hailed around the...

The Super Eagles have been drawn alongside Guinea, Madagascar and Burundi in Group B of the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) to be hosted by Egypt between June and July. The draw...

French International and Barcelona Football Club of Spain forward, Ousmane Dembele has been fined €10,000 by a German court for leaving the house he rented while playing for Borussia...

Mrs. Olajumoke Titilayo Osaji is the highly resourceful and impactful Managing Director of Effloresce Nigeria Limited. She has carved a niche for herself in the area of Branding as...

Dr Omolola Salako is passionate about bridging the gap cancer patients face in accessing accurate information, care and resources. She is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of...

Mrs. Temitope Jemerigbe, the Chief Executive Officer of DKK Nigeria is a huge asset to the world of advertising and marketing communication. Within the industry, she is widely acknowledged...

Mrs. Imelda Iyayi is the quintessential well-rounded woman. She is trained and skilled in many things and this readily manifests in every endeavour she applies herself to. Imelda is...

Most people in fashion and accessories circles would describe Shefiat Tosin Shonibare as an ‘all-rounder.’ After graduating with a Higher National Diploma in Accounting from the...

Dr Olaide Omotosho-Ikuru has carved a niche for herself in the field of Preventive Medicine. She runs a very active and innovative health facility called Health Kinect Clinic which...

Model, Joyce Prado has been stripped of her Miss Santa Cruz and Miss Bolivia crowns days after she announced that she was pregnant. Ms Prado who represented her country at the 2018 Miss...

The game of Scrabble just got more interesting as hundreds of new words have been added to it. Players of the game can now  easily cruise to victory with the new additions. Words such...

Acclaimed Nollywood star, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has appealed to the Federal Government to declare a state of emergency in places plagued by insurgencies, armed banditry and kidnappping. Omotola,...

American rap artiste, Bryan Williams popularly known as Birdman who just turned 50 has revealed he wants to remove the numerous tattoos on his face. The Cash Money co-founder who has...