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Nigeria’s  Senate President,  Ahmad Lawan has directed the newly confirmed board members to take over the affairs of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC with immediate effect. He gave...

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mrs Sarah Alade as his Special Adviser on Finance and the Economy. This was disclosed in a statement by presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, on Tuesday. Mrs Alade...

The Nigerian Army on Sunday said it has arrested eight Boko Haram suspects in connection with plans to attack facilities in Lagos  State. The insurgents had about two weeks ago made attempts to attack...

The Nigeria Police say they have rescued 15 people kept chained in an illegal prayer house in Ijegun area of Lagos State, following a tip-off. Some of the victims, who were men and women between the ages...

 Taraba State governor, Darius Ishaku has said that the ongoing hunters’ onslaught against banditry in some parts of the state was yielding positive results. The governor stated this on Thursday...

The first military governor of Lagos State, Brigadier General Mobolaji Olufunso Johnson has died at the age of 83. His son, Deji confirmed that the retired soldier passed on in the late hours of Wednesday,...

The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed the appeal filed by former Vice President and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar challenging the victory of President...

The immediate-past governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has asked the Lagos State High Court in Ikeja to stop the state House of Assembly from probing him over the 820 mass transit buses purchased...

Nigeria’s Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi on Monday said the insecurity on the Abuja-Kaduna road has forced thousands of passengers to start using the train, raising the passenger volume on...

The Federal Government of Nigeria has said that about 90 million people, almost half of the country’s population live in extreme poverty. The country’s Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management...

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio says some people treat the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) like an Automated Teller Machine (ATM) where they withdraw money.  Akpabio,...

The recent threat by President Muhammadu Buhari to conduct a forensic audit on the accounts and activities of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC appears to be creating dramatic developments. A...

A former National Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Attahiru Jega has said that the predicted disintegration of Nigeria as a nation may come to pass if urgent...

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has directed the Minister of Finance, Hajiya Zainab Ahmed to effect the payment of the N30,000 new national minimum wage on or before December 31, 2019. The Minister...

The Federal Government of Nigeria says it has so far disbursed over $76.5 million recovered from the loot of deceased former Head of State, General Sani Abacha to address the plight of the poor and less...

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday ordered the temporary forfeiture of 23 property allegedly linked to the former Chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina. The presiding judge,...

The Nigerian Army has said that Boko Haram and Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) fighters were smuggling smoked fish into the country to sustain their insurgency and other criminal activities. In...

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari will hold bilateral talks with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin during the three-day Russia-Africa Summit holding from October 23 to 25. A statement issued...

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday reviewed the bail conditions which were imposed on the convener of RevolutionNow protests, Omoyele Sowore and his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare. Delivering her ruling...

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday ordered the temporary forfeiture of two property in Ikoyi, Lagos State belonging to former Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki to the Federal Government. The presiding...