Security: Obama invites Jonathan for security talks

American President Barrack Obama has invited his Nigerian counterpart, Goodluck Jonathan, for talks. United States of America Under-Secretary of State for Political...

Moscow 2013: Team Nigeria makes 4x400m Women final

Team Nigeria’s quest for more medals at the ongoing IAAF World Athletics Championships in Moscow, Russia, got a boost and was also dealt a blow during Friday’s...

Bulgaria 2013: Team Nigeria Wins 1 Bronze at Deaflympics

Team Nigeria ended their disappointing outing at the just-concluded World Deaflympics Championship in Sofia, Bulgaria as they manage to return to the country with only a...

65th Birthday: President Jonathan Felicitate with Dr Peter Odili

President Goodluck Jonathan has congratulated former governor of Rivers state, Dr. Peter Odili on the occasion of his 65th birthday anniversary which comes up tomorrow,...

Osun Names Ogunjobi “Pillar of Sports”

Chairman Prime Football Club of Oshogbo, Chief Taiwo Ogunjobi, yesterday added to his magnificent and ever growing honour as he was crowned the ‘Pillar of...

Patience Jonathan Rallies Support for Disabled

Dame Patience Jonathan, the wife of Nigeria’s President, on Wednesday hosted three other first ladies, who were in Abuja to attend the National Women for Peace Rally....

Lagos Govt slams Amnesty International over Forced Evication Claim

Nigeria’s most populous state, Lagos, has slammed Amnesty International for claiming that 9,000 residents of a slum in the eponymous capital were forcefully...

Rivers PDP Chieftain Gets Court Freedom over Sedition Charges

The chairman of the People’s Democratic Party in Omuma local government area of Rivers state, Mr Charles Ahamefule charged with sedition by the police has been set...

Troops Kill Boko Haram Second-in-Command In Gun Battle

The Islamic Terrorist group, Boko Haram has suffered a major loss as Momodu Bama, who is said to be the second in-command to the group’s leader Abubakar Shekau, was...

ASUU strike: Cab drivers in Calabar Cries Bad Market

Taxi drivers in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, have expressed concern over low patronage of passengers due to the on-going strike by the Academic Staff Union of...

Parents-Teachers Association Urge FG To End ASUU Strike

The founder, National Parent-Teacher Association of Nigeria (NAPTAN), Alhaji Babs Animasaun, on behalf of parents, has urged the Federal Government meet the demands of...

CBN Earmarks N220 Billion Fund For Small Businesses

The Central Bank has launched a N220 billion micro, small and medium enterprises fund to boost the growth of small businesses in the country. Addressing participants at...

Lagos Police Captures Man Who Extorted 106 Tenants

The police at State Criminal Investigation Department, SCID, Panti, Yaba, Lagos, southwest Nigeria, have charged a landlord, Alhaji Ishola Salawudeen, who allegedly...

Unregistered SIMs: NCC Disconnects 386,536 GSM lines in Nigeria

About 386,536 Global System for Mobile (GSM) telephone lines were disconnected in June, following a directive by the regulatory Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC)...