The Minister of information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has dismissed rumors making the rounds on social media that the medical kits donated to Nigeria by Chinese billionaire, Jack Ma, for the fight against the Coronavirus pandemic, have been infected by the virus.  The rumors were rife online earlier today. TheContinue Reading

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday declared that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration was being faced with a challenge that no government in the history of Nigeria had confronted. Osinbajo, who was recently appoint by Buhari as Chairman of Economic Sustainability Committee, said this while explaining what the new team plans to achieve.Continue Reading

President Buhari has expressed sadness over the recent confirmation of a case of Coronavirus in Lagos. In a statement released by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, President Buhari noted that the virus still found its way to Nigeria despite the ardent efforts of the government regardingContinue Reading

Former Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has called for the reform of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), days after a Remo Stars player identified as Kazeem Tiyamiyu (Kaka) was allegedly killed by some operatives of the security outfit deployed to Sagamu-Abeokuta road. In his tweet, the former Vice PresidentContinue Reading

As dignitaries pay tribute to Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufa’i on the occasion of his 60th birthday, his lawyer, AbdulHakeem Mustapha SAN has said that, El-Rufa’i has 83 certificates from Havard. Mustapha SAN said he was shocked the day he saw El-Rufa’i’s certificates. According him, “there was a timeContinue Reading

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has reacted to the Supreme Court judgement which sacked David Lyon as the winner of Bayelsa Governorship election and also directed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to present a new certificate of return to its candidate, Senator Duoye Diri.  In a statement released byContinue Reading

A Deputy Director with the Sokoto State Scholarship Board (SSSB), Mohammad Buhari Yusuf, has been arraigned before the State High Court in Sokoto by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) for forgery. Yusuf was brought before Hon. Justice Muhammad Muhammad of High Court No.7 on aContinue Reading

Mohammed Adoke, the former Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice has pleaded with an Abuja High Court to remand him in Kuje prison instead of the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).  The former AGF who was arraigned on new charges of money laundering alongside one AliyuContinue Reading

Major Hamza Al-Mustapha, the ex-Chief Security Officer of former Head of State Gen. Sani Abacha, has stated that the $318,460,329 due to be repatriated from the United States was not stolen by his former boss.  In an interview with Voice of America (VOA) Hausa on Thursday February 6, Hamza alleged that the moneyContinue Reading

The committee will be chaired by the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola. On Friday, the US’ Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced temporary travel restrictions on six countries, including Nigeria. The restriction will affect the issuance of US “immigrant visas” to Nigerian passport holders from February 21, 2020. The suspensionContinue Reading