The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday released the guidelines for the Anambra State governorship elections, declaring that the election will hold on November 6 this year. The commission also released the timetable and schedule of activities for the conduct ...

Popular Nigerian actor and producer, Jide Kosoko, in an interview with Premiumtimes, has revealed that he has no regret campaigning for President Buhari in 2015. Kosoko stated that he is disappointed in some of the actions of President Buhari but ...

Family Of Corps Member Kidnapped On Her Way To NYSC Orientation Camp has taken to social media to disclose that those that kidnapped their daughter said they will kill or marry her off if we don’t pay the ransom. ...

“Her names are Iorliam Jennifer Awashima. She just graduated from Benue State University ,from the English department. She was mobilised to serve at Kebbi State. So she left yesterday but unfortunately bandits caught up with them and she was among ...

Adaze, who named one of the cops as Ogoche Kingsley, claimed that he afterwards called a friend, a police officer, to the hospital, who then… One of the victims, Dr. Okpalla Adaeze, informed our reporter that the event was caused ...

Five aides of Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State have dumped the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). After dumping APGA, the decampees vowed to support the party’s governorship candidate, Valentine Ozigbo, for victory in ...

The Inspector-General of Police, Alkali Baba Usman has revived a notorious unit of the Nigeria Police Force, which was disbanded last year after #EndSARS protests, the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). SARS was notorious for brutality, extrajudicial killings, and human rights ...

The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) in a meeting held yesterday accused Southerners of provoking people in the North so that they can react and put the nation in state of crisis. The National Chairman Chief Audu Ogbeh made this known ...

Bishop David Oyedepo, Founder and President of Living Faith Church Worldwide, has said he would be the last person to leave the country if war should break out in Nigeria. Oyedepo made this known on Friday in Canaanland, Ota, Ogun ...

Maj.-Gen. Christopher Musa, the Theatre Commander for Operation Hadin Kai, says the Nigerian military will not allow the Islamic States West African Province (ISWAP), a… This was said by Musa in a news conference on Wednesday in Maiduguri. He claims ...

The Chief Fire Officer in Enugu State, Okwudili Ohaa, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria in Enugu. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) office in the Awgu Local Government Area of Enugu State has been set ablaze ...

Gunmen attacked the Zunuruk Agban hamlet in Kagoro axis, Kaura Local Government Area, Kaduna State, on Sunday night. The attack, according to Daily Trust, began at 7:30-8:00 a.m., although there were no casualties at the time of reporting this article. ...

Residents of some communities in Kankara Local government of Katsina State have raised an alarm over the influx of bandits possibly dislodged from Zamfara State. The fleeing bandits are said to have been moving to the area in droves. A ...

The new INEC commissioners were sworn in during a Federal Executive Council meeting presided over by Buhari at the State House in Abuja. On Wednesday, President Muhammadu Buhari swore in new commissioners for the Independent National Election Commission, the country’s ...

Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Governor of Lagos State, has signed the state Value Added Tax (VAT) Bill into law. Gbenga Omotosho, State Commissioner for Information disclosed this in a statement on Friday. “Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has signed into law the ...

Heavily armed gunmen stormed a jail in Nigeria’s central Kogi state overnight, freeing scores of inmates, a prison authority spokesman said Monday. It was unclear who the gunmen were but central and northwest Nigeria have been terrorised by criminal gangs ...

Suspected bandits have struck a forward operating base in Mutumji, Dansadau, about 80 kilometres south of the capital Gusau, Zamfara State at about 10:30 a.m. on Saturday. According to report, officials have confirmed 12 fatalities, comprising nine Nigerian Air Force ...

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