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Accept My Sympathy, Buhari Tells Oyegun Over Atiku’s Exit

President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the exit of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar from the All Progressives Congress (APC). The president’s reaction came just...

Shell In Eye Of The Storm Over ‘Crimes’ In Ogoniland

Amnesty International’s new report ‘A Criminal Enterprise?’ makes the case that Shell was involved in crimes committed in Ogoniland • Documents show alleged...

Maina: Over 66 Accounts Used In Pension Fraud – Malami

By Job Osazuwa Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Shehu Abubakar Malami (SAN), has revealed the existence of over 66 accounts allegedly operated...

Israeli Minister Quits Over Sabbath Row

  Israeli Health Minister Yaakov Litzman, whose ultra-Orthodox United Torah Judaism alliance is part of Netanyahu’s coalition, gives a press conference at the...

Desperation To Become Rich Was All Over Me, Says Man Caught With Seven Human Skulls

…Tells police: Don’t punish me, just hand me over to God. By Demola Akinyemi A man, Olayinka Abass Akeem, 32, allegedly arrested with seven fresh human skulls along...

Mugabe Says He Will Preside Over ZANU-PF Conference

Harare, Zimbabwe (CNN) Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe declined to mention he was stepping down following ultimatum by Zimbabwe’s ruling party, ZANU-PF which...

Senate Summons Fashola Over Alleged $350m NSIA Spendings

BEVERLY HILLS, November 08, (THEWILL) – The Senate, on Wednesday, voted to summon the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola (SAN) over the alleged...

NLC Shut Down Kaduna Over Teachers’ Sack

Workers on Wednesday shut down Kaduna to protest the sack of 21, 000 primary school teachers by the Kaduna State Government. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports...

Nigeria’s Senate Approves Report Exonerating MTN Nigeria Over Forex Transfers

Nigeria’s Senate approved on Wednesday a report largely exonerating South African telecoms company MTN Group Ltd’s Nigerian unit, after the business was accused of...

Over 150 Players Storm Katsina For Badminton Tourney

Over 150 badminton players across Nigeria, yesterday converged on Katsina for the first edition of the Katsina Golden Star National Badminton Championship. According to...

Senate, Ortom, Others Commiserate With Tinubu Over Son’s Death

By Christiana Ekpa and from Uche Nnorom, Makurdi The Senate has expressed sadness over the death of Mr. Jide Tinubu, son of the National leader of the All Progressives...

AMCON Hands Over Metro Plaza to NAHCON

NAHCON Commissioner PPMF, Alhaji Yusuf Adebayo, Chairman NAHCON, Barr. Abdullahi Muktar (middle), representative of AMCON, Dr. Ben  Daminabo, and Bishop Toh Ujah,...

Ndoma-Egba Condoles with Tinubu Over Son’s Demise

By Andrew Essien, Abuja  The Chairman, Governing Board of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba, SAN, has expressed shock and sadness over...

Atiku’s Son, Aminu in Custody Over Child ‘Abduction’

For disobeying a court order, Aminu, the son of a former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, was on Wednesday remanded in transit cell of Tinubu Chief Magistrates’ Court,...

Osinbajo Meets Kachikwu, Baru Over Cash Call Exit, Others

By Lawrence Olaoye Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday met with the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, the Group Managing Director if the...