Boko Haram: Buhari gives Nigerian military marching order to root out insurgency

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday, expressed his determination to root out all forms of insurgency and insecurity in Nigeria. To this end, Buhari said he has given the military a…

OPEN LETTER TO GOVERNOR DAVID UMAHI ON HIS WILD, INFANTILE, AND UTTERLY SENSELESS ACCUSATIONS AGAINST MY PERSON

Copy: 1.   The President, Federal Republic of Nigeria 2.   Inspector – General of Police 3.   Director – General, State Security Service 4.   Chief of Defence Staff In a widely circulated media briefing on the…

WHO warns malaria fight flat-lining

Progress in eliminating malaria has stalled in recent years, the World Health Organization said Monday, with more than 400,000 people once again estimated to have died from the disease last…

50-year-old caught raping 10-year-old neighbour’s daughter in Ondo

A 50-year-old man has been nabbed in Akure, the Ondo State capital for allegedly raping a 10-year-old girl. The culprit, Kamoru Smaila committed the act at Adelabu street, Danjuma axis…

Court rejects EFCC’s exhibit in trial of ex-NNPC GMD, Andrew Yakubu

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, refused to admit a document sought to be tendered in evidence by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) against former Group Managing Director…

NIGERIAN IN JAPAN SETS UP SCHOLARSHIP TO HONOUR JAPANESE PHILANTHROPIST

Yumi Kumada was born in Taichung City in Taiwan in 1950. She is married to Masayuki Kumada, a renowned Japanese Physicist. She worked with Itochu, one of the leading trading…

A REGIME OF THE ‘CHIEF MOURNER’

BY EMMANUEL ONIWUBIKO Nigeria has had the misfortune of making histories from the negative perspectives all the time. Nigeria is one of the few nation’s on the planet earth that…

HURIWA TO UZODINMA-: ARE YOU IN GOVERNMENT FOR FOODS? 

*TELLS YOBE GOVERNOR TO RESIGN AND BECOME ABUJA LIAISON OFFICER OF YOBE STATE: Lamenting that the state of governance in Nigeria has never fallen this deeper into disrepute, the leading…

Convicted terrorist ‘kills himself in jail’

A Tanzanian man convicted of involvement in the 2015 attack on a Kenyan university that left 148 people dead has killed himself in prison, media reports say quoting the police…

Buhari govt not capable of protecting Nigerians – Moghalu

A former presidential candidate in the last general elections, Kingsley Moghalu has said President Muhammadu Buhari-led government is not capable of protecting Nigerians. Moghalu said this on Sunday while reacting…