Category: National News

BREAKING: Nigeria’s Supreme Court Removes Ihedioha, Declares Hope Uzodinma Imo Governor(UPDATED)

Nigeria’s Supreme Court on Tuesday evening nullified the victory of Emeka Ihedioha and declared Senator Hope Uzodinma as the validly elected Governor of Imo state....

Kano Election: Supreme Court to Decide Ganduje, Abba Yusuf Fate Monday

Nigeria’s Supreme Court on Tuesday fixed January 20 to deliver judgment on an appeal from the governorship election in Kano State. Report said that a seven-man...

Government’s Disregard for Federal Character in Appointments Root of Disunity, HURIWA Tells Buhari

Says leave Bishop Kukah alone• One of Nigeria’s prominent civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has carpeted the...

Security Agents Warned on Danger of Aiding Rigging of Elections

BY CHUKS NNOCHIRI in Abuja• Nigeria’s security chiefs have criticised the roles of security agents in aiding election rigging, and warned that such misdemeanor...

Ohanaeze Ndigbo Endorses South-west Leaders on Operation Amotekun

The South-west leaders in Nigeria have been commended for the establishment of Operation Amotekun, the security outfit. The pan Igbo socio-cultural organisation, the...

Nigerian Military Reiterates Total Loyalty, Commitment to Fight Against Insurgency

Describes rumours of mutinous disposition as fake news The Nigerian Military has expressed the commitment to the fight against Boko Haram and insurgency in the...

Boko Haram Kill 3 Passengers, Abduct 7 Others on Maiduguri-Damaturu Road

BY REMILEKUN DARAMOLA in Maiduguri• No fewer than three passengers were reportedly killed, and seven others abducted on Thursday by suspected members of Boko Haram who...

Nigeria-Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce Seeks Collaboration with Army

BY REMILEKUN DARAMOLA in Maiduguri• The Nigeria-Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce led by its President, Navy Captain (NN) Usman Hamidu (rtd) is seeking collaboration with...

Borno Spends N515m to Take Political Thugs Off Maiduguri Streets

Governor Babagana Umara of Borno State on Thursday said that no less than N515 million has been spent on getting political thugs off the streets of Maiduguri metropolis....

Borno Governor Hosts Military, Security Chiefs Over Growing Security Challenges

Governor Babagana Umara of Borno State on has met with heads of the military, paramilitary and security agencies to assess and review the security situation in the...