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BREAKING: Buhari, Gowon, Obasanjo, other former leaders meet

BREAKING: Buhari, Gowon, Obasanjo, other former leaders meet The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), is currently meeting some former Nigerian leaders. Although the agenda of the meeting is not made public, issues bordering on the current security situation in the country are believed to top the agenda. While Buhari is presiding from the Council Chamber of...

Breaking: Buhari calls off protests nationwide… Read full Presidential broadcast

Breaking: Buhari calls off protests nationwide… Read full Presidential broadcast President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the #EndSARS protesters that their grievances are being addressed after the SARS was disbanded. The President also called on protesters to stop all forms of protest and embrace dialogue as government was committed in addressing their grievances. Buhari who spoke during his...

Breaking: PDP secretariat set ablaze

Breaking: PDP secretariat set ablaze The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) secretariat in Ondo state has just been reportedly razed down by suspected thugs. According to a statement by the party spokesperson, Kennedy Ikantu Peretei, one of the policemen on duty escaped by whiskers as his vehicle and that of the party’s coaster bus were burnt...

BREAKING: IGP Orders All Disbanded SARS Officials To Report For Psychological Examination

BREAKING: IGP Orders All Disbanded SARS Officials To Report For Psychological Examination Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered all personnel of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) to report to the force headquarters in Abuja for debriefing, psychological and medical examination. Force Spokesperson, Frank Mba, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday. While the time-frame for...

Auchi Poly Rector Jimah is dead

Auchi Poly Rector Jimah is dead The Rector of Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi in Edo State, Dr Momodu Jimah, is dead. He passed on Friday night at exactly 7pm, according to the News Agency of Nigeria. Public Relations Officer of Auchi Polytechnic, Mr Mustapha Oshiobugie, in a telephone interview confirmed the sad incident on Saturday. Oshiobugie said, “The institution...

[BREAKING] Edo election: Obaseki in early lead

[BREAKING] Edo election: Obaseki in early lead Governor Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party has recorded more votes from the results of the 10 Local Governments declared so far by the Independent National Electoral Commission. Fourteen political parties participated in the exercise, but the contest was believed to have largely been between the incumbent governor,...

Breaking: Relief as FG makes u-turn on self-certification form

Breaking: Relief as FG makes u-turn on self-certification form The federal government on Friday reversed its decision on self-certification, and apologised for asking all account holders in the country’s financial institutions to register their details again. The apology contained in a statement was issued by the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) via the Government of Nigeria...

Breaking: Daar communications crew heading to Edo election in fatal accident, many in critical condition

Breaking: Daar communications crew heading to Edo election in fatal accident, many in critical condition Daar communications team heading to Edo state to cover governorship election has been involved in a fatal accident around Auchi. Three of the operatives, including reporter, Omor Bazuaye, is reported to be seriously injured. Daar communications are the owners of African Independent...

BREAKING: All airports now open to domestic flights – FG

BREAKING: All airports now open to domestic flights – FG The Federal Government has said all airports in the country including private airports and airstrips were now opened for domestic commercial flights. The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, made this known on Monday during a briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 in Abuja. The PUNCH...

Breaking: Stranded Nigerian girls in Lebanon return home

Breaking: Stranded Nigerian girls in Lebanon return home The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has revealed that 94 stranded Nigerian girls have returned to Lagos on Wednesday. This was made known via their Twitter handle Wednesday night. The tweet read, “94 out of 150 Stranded Nigeria Girls arrive Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos from Lebanon today Wednesday,...