Sahara Reporters Archive for August 2018

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Tambuwal Picks PDP Presidential Nomination Form

‘We Are Dying’, Says Blind Comedian Whose House Was Demolished By Skye Bank Trustee

Four Govs, Four Senators, Nine Ministers Selected As Buhari Heads To China With 20 Officials

Atiku Visits Babangida, Abdulsalam Abubakar In Minna

Buhari’s Rule-Of-Law Declaration At NBA Conference Amounts To Treason, Say Elder Statesmen

Fela Durotoye Emerges PACT Consensus Presidential Candidate

Did Peruzzi And Fresh 'Borrow' Davido’s Shirts?

Autopsy Reveals Bullet Pierced Into The Arm, Ribs And Liver Of Osun Student Shot By SARS Official

IN FULL: The 19 Points Saraki Made While Declaring His Presidential Ambition

'It's Dictatorial Recidivism' — Soyinka Knocks Buhari For Placing National Interest Over Rule Of Law

Davido's Arrival Causes Commotion At NYSC Camp

MTN Refutes CBN’s Allegation, Says No Dividend Was Declared Or Paid Without Approval

Pastor Burnt Alongside His Family As 'Herdsmen' Invade Plateau Community

Ohakim: Those Contesting Against Bianca Don’t Have Her Level Of Integrity

Buhari, Osinbajo, Tinubu Present As APC National Executive Council Meets

I’m All Out For Free, Fair And Credible Elections, Buhari Tells Theresa May

The UK’s Position Is That Nigeria Cannot Be Trusted With Money, Says Queen’s Counsel

DJ Cuppy: I Will Never Come Out As A Feminist

I Joined APC To Help FG Fight Corruption, Says Akpabio

Enforce Quota System To Encourage Women Participation In Politics, WANEP Tells FG

Linda Ikeji Sacks Staff Accused Of Rape

Sowore’s TakeItBack Movement Reacts To FG’s Comments On Adeosun’s NYSC Certificate

Uduaghan Will Return To Us In No Distant Future, Says PDP

Don't Drag Us Into Kwankwaso/FCTA Issue, Says APC

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

EXPLAINED: Buhari Didn't Sign PIGB 'Because It Reduces Funds Available To FG'

'No Shaking For PDP', Says Okowa As Presidential Aspirant Dankwambo Visits Delta

Fayemi Hires 35 Lawyers To Defend Him Against Eleka

After SaharaReporters Exclusive, CBN Hurriedly Orders Banks To Refund N5.87bn

Kwankwaso Vows To End Poverty, Insecurity, But Says 'I Don't Have Prophetic Power To Predict The Future'

INEC Confirms More Females Than Males Have Registered for PVC — By Over One Million

Kizz Daniel Announces Release Date For Sophomore Album

EXCLUSIVE: SARS Officials Who 'Killed' Osun Student Were Drunk, Says Witness

Nigeria Signs Two Bilateral Agreements With Britain After Theresa May’s Visit

Three Sick Nigerians, 177 Others Deported From Libya Arrive Lagos On Thursday

It’ll Be Difficult For FG To Woo Investors For Nigeria Air, Says Expert

Osun Workers Begin Strike To Protest 17 Months' Salary Arrears

Computer Guild of Nigeria Asks EFCC, ICPC To Probe Shittu

JUST IN: Saraki Meets With Jonathan

PVC: Ondo Declares Thursday Work-free For Civil Servants

Desperate Politicians Are Purveyors Of Electoral Violence, Says Bayelsa REC

Nigerians Have No Business Being Poor, Says Akintoye

‘It Sends Wrong Message About Our Democracy’ — Saraki Condemns FCTA's Refusal To Allow Kwankwaso Use Eagle Square

Shittu Receives Buhari's Blessings To Contest Oyo Governorship Election

US: We Expect That 2019 Elections Will Be Free And Fair

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

JUST IN: Buhari, Osinbajo, Governors, Akpabio, Uduaghan Present, As APC Caucus Meets In Abuja

Ijaw Youth Council: Only Restructuring Can Address Grievances of Niger Deltans

Days After His Wedding, Linda Ikeji’s Staffer Theo Ukpaa Accused Of Rape

Ibori, Uduaghan, Utuama Shun Okowa At Delta’s 27th Anniversary

FRSC: Road Crashes Claimed 63 Lives During 2018 Sallah Celebration

Nigeria Houses Poorest People In The World, Says Theresa May In South Africa

Three Years After Graduation, Davido Registers For NYSC

National Assembly's Review Of INEC Budget To Extend To Day 3

'They May Have Rigged It' — Trump Accuses Google Of Manipulating Bad News About Him

Omokri Tells Lai: Why Not Respect Your Old Age And Stop Lying!

Thank God Trump Is Not A Nigerian, Says Fayose

Three Months After ‘Imprisonment’ For ‘Mismanaging N6.3bn’, Jonah Jang Declares To Run For President

CSOs Kick Over Arrest Of Oil Pipeline Surveillance Contractor By Army

BREAKING: National Assembly Begins 'Clause-By-Clause' Review Of INEC's Election Budget

Adesina On Trump’s 'Lifeless' Comment: No Foreign Power Will Determine Nigeria’s President In 2019

In Cross River, Show Your PVC, Get Petrol Or Kerosene Free Of Charge

Nigerian Writer, Yanor Kukwa Unveils ‘Barrack Boy’

Buhari Receives Ooni Of Ife At Presidential Villa

To Support 'Transparency and Anti-Corruption', US Donates $25m To Nigeria

Bayelsa Communities Accuse Shell, JTF Of Criminal Profiling​

Security Guard Shoots 24-Year-Old For Riding Over 'Ponmo'

One Killed, Others Injured As Hoodlums Clash In Ketu Market

Show Your Scorecard For 11 Years In The Senate, Ortom Tells Akume

We Need Competent, Assertive Leaders, Says Jega

Lagos PDP Chairman Defects To APC

Buhari Has No Plans To Islamise Nigeria, Says SGF

Publish Names Of Sex-For-Marks' Lecturers In Newspapers, NUC Tells University Authorities

Ondo APC Group Accuses Akeredolu Of Working Against Buhari’s Re-election Bid

Monday, August 27, 2018

‘Mad Man’ Caught With Two Phones Confesses To Kidnapping 'After Receiving The Beating Of His Life'

Seven Political Parties Form Alliance To Unseat Okowa

4,000 Cameroon Refugees Face Starvation In Taraba

Revoke N20bn Contract Awarded To Lebanese Firm, Senator Tells FG

From Borno, Soldier Writes Buhari About ‘Deadly, Lethal, Gruesome’ Corruption By Army Generals

Oil Output Reaches Lowest Since First Quarter Of 2017

SSS Analysing Voice In 'Leah Sharibu Audio', Says Presidency

Lecturers Urge Government To Improve Nigeria’s Education Standards

PDP: Had Buhari Not Cheapened His Exalted Office, Trump Wouldn't Have Embarrassed Us

Jim Iyke Arrested After Slapping Dana Air Staff At Lagos Airport

I Told You So, The World Does Not Want Buhari Back, Says APC Presidential Aspirant

NASS Joint Committee Meets, Asks INEC To Re-present Buhari's N143bn Budget Tomorrow

Police Want To Forcefully Take Me To Lokoja And Kill Me, Says Melaye

We Are All Guilty Of Corruption, Says Babafemi Ojudu

MURIC: Buhari's Opponents Are Those Feeling The Pinch Since He Closed The Corruption Tap

Jones Abiri Sues FG, Demands N200m Compensation

‘Boko Haram Have Given Us Their Last Warning’ — Nurses Abducted In Rann Beg Buhari For Help

Corruption Deliberately Chosen As Instrument Of Governance In Nigeria, Says Akintoye

APC Accuses Bayelsa Govt Of Covering Up The Killings In Brass Island

Security The Main Issue As UK Prime Minister Theresa May Visits Buhari On Wednesday

Bakare: Obasanjo Assembled Nigeria's 'Most Competent Team Ever' But Gave Us 'Limping Successor Governments'

Trump ‘Tells Aides’ He Doesn’t Ever Want To Meet Someone As ‘Lifeless’ As Buhari Again

Sunday, August 26, 2018

APC Sweeps All 27 LG Chairmanship Seats In Imo

PDP Was ‘Considered Dead’ Until I Came In, Says Makarfi

Osun Shooting: Erring Officer Will Face Full Wrath Of The Law, Say Police

Saraki 'Consults With' Okowa On 2019 Elections

Gunmen Kill Plateau Speaker’s Driver, JUTH Security Guard

Okowa’s Special Assistants Lead 5,000 PDP Members To APC

Trump, Obama, Clinton Mourn, As US Senator John McCain Dies At 81

Saturday, August 25, 2018

MultiChoice Breaks Silence On Court Ruling

‘No! We Don't Want Bindow’ — Adamawa Youth Reject Governor’s Re-election Bid

Akeredolu To Adaba FM: Tell Your ‘Oga In Lagos’ To Build The Road To Your Station

'Be As Ruthless As Humanly Possible' — Buhari Charges Army On Security

ALERT: Flood Erodes 'Major Part Of' Bridge On Lokoja-Abuja Expressway

Arrested IPOB Women: May Our Endurance Not Be Stretched To The Limit, Says Ohanaeze President

Buhari Meets Former Classmates In Daura

US Honours Eruani For Industrialisation Strides In Niger Delta

SPOTTED: Has APC Lost Sense Of Time?

Police Brutality: 25-Year-Old Tailor Dies In Custody

Sonaiya On Vote Buying: How Much Is N4,000 To Condemn Ourselves To Years Of Bad Governance?

Friday, August 24, 2018

I Didn’t Walk 800m To Prove My Fitness To Anybody, Says Buhari

COSON Sends Ras Kimono Home Like A King

Return Oil Companies To Delta Communities, Group Tells FG

Communal Clash: El-Rufai Visits Families Of Slain Victims, Imposes Curfew

NCDMB Offers N76bn Intervention Funds To Support Local Companies

Defectors Need Psychiatric Evaluation, Says Sylva

JUST IN: 112 IPOB Women Released From Detention

Rawlings Honoured With Marcus Garvey Award

Lawmaker 'Hires Thugs' To Attack Community For Asking Questions About Constituency Projects

Udom Emmanuel Asks Holy Ghost Fire To 'Burn' Akpabio

ALERT: Armed Bandits 'Plotting To Derail' Railway Projects Nationwide

Two Ebola Patients Die In DR Congo After Fleeing Hospital

Jibrin: No Crack In APC Caucus Even Though We Have 'Internal Issues'

Arrested IPOB Women Actions Not Unlawful, Police Reform Network Writes Osinbajo

Hostilities Over As Ajimobi Agrees To Compensate Ayefele Over Music House Demolition

Civic Media Lab Ends First Phase Of National Training Tour

Political Fathers Can Disappoint But Spiritual Fathers Can't, Says Udom Emmanuel

'It's An Abomination!' — Awujale Says Chants Of 'APC' At Ojude Oba Must Never Happen Again

'To Help Buhari Fight Corruption', Cable Foundation Sends Abacha Loot FoI Request To Adeosun

INTERCEPTED: Russian Vessel 'Bringing Explosives And Weapons' To Nigeria

Just Before Professor Mahmood Rigs for the Powers That Be By Elias Ozikpu

INEC Denies Budgeting N6bn To Feed Police During 2019 Elections

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Keyamo To Nigerians: Buhari Has Fought For You, Why Can’t You Fight For Him?

Nigerians Are Happy With The Work We’re Doing, Says Buhari

Buhari’s Administration 'Approved By God', Says Okorocha

Seven Armed Robbers In Ondo Sentenced To Death By Hanging For Murdering US-Based Businessman

Ekweremadu Urges Nigeria To Shift To Single Term For Governors And Presidents After 2019 Elections

I Was Mocked And Tagged 'Stupid', Says Airport Security Who Returned Bag Containing 'A Huge Amount Of Dollars'

'Is Buhari Aware Of This Injustice?' — Ezekwesili Angered By Bail Denial To Arrested IPOB Women

EXCLUSIVE: Alabi, Ex-Ondo PDP Chairman Who Left Because Of Mimiko, Set To Return

'R.I.P. APC' — Man Begins Trek From Lagos To Abuja To Protest Buhari's Re-election Bid

Detained 112 IPOB Women Can't Be Visited Until At Least Four Days, Says Imo Prison

National Assembly 'Considering Reconvening' Before Sept 25 — Just For One Day

REPORT: The Forces Pushing For Daura’s Reinstatement 'Have Lost The Battle'

'Drug Barons Are Celebrating' — NDLEA Officers Lament Chairman's Non-performance

JUST IN: Soldiers Lay Siege To Ikorodu In Search Of 'Cultists Who Killed A Soldier'

Tinubu: Nigerians Already Ate Their Breakfast Seed… That’s Why There’s No Lunch Or Dinner

Sagay Advises FG To Fund INEC's 2019 Election Budget Without National Assembly's Approval

Unlike Buhari, Most Young People Can’t Even Trek One Mile, Says APC Member

CONFUSION: Road Users Abandon Third Mainland Bridge Hours Earlier Than Intended Closure Date

'Nigerians Should Force Politicians Out Of Hiding’ — Sowore Challenges Buhari To Debate

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

APC Writes IGP Over Bayelsa Killings, Says PDP 'Playing Politics With Human Lives'

Kidnappers of Igbonla Boys Give Ondo Govt 21 Days To Return Their Guns, Else 'Anything Can Follow'

Reducing Governance To Mere Walk Is Tragic, Says Dankwambo

It's Suicidal For Ondo APC To Pursue 2019 With A Divided House, Says Boroffice

‘Nigeria's Security Situation Is Reprehensible’ — CAN Condemns Murder Of Clerics In Abuja, Kaduna

Miyetti Allah Disowns Benue Chairman Who Called For Saraki’s Resignation

Bayelsa PDP Members Reject Deputy Speaker’s Third Term Bid

Three Years After Public Stoning, Saraki Arrives Eid Ground With Bulletproof Car, Heavy Security

'I Will Work, I Won't Walk' — Atiku Aims Sly Dig At Buhari Over 800m Walk

Accident Claims 11 Lives In Niger

Buhari’s Focus Has Always Been On The Common Man, Says Osinbajo

Fayose Restates Commitment To Completing Projects Before Leaving Office

Miyetti Allah To Saraki: Resign Or We Will Force You Out

To ‘Support Buhari’s Change Agenda’, APC Embarks On Nationwide Recruitment Of Members

Akpabio, Not Me, Should Be Investigated By EFCC, Says Senator Bassey

Ajimobi On Ayefele: So, If One Is Physically Challenged, Then He Should Break The Law?

Nigeria Air Force Bombs Boko Haram Training Camps In Borno

BREAKING: Angry Youth Set Imo Magistrate Court On Fire

Imported Rice Not Fit For Human Consumption, Says Lai

14 Escape Death As Gas Tanker Crushes Bus In Ondo

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Police Arrest 'Notorious' Boko Haram Terrorist At Bakassi IDP Camp​

Nigerians Are Tired, Starved Of Contemporary Democratic Dividends, Says Tambuwal

‘I Was Blindfolded And Flown From Yenagoa To Abuja’ — Jones Abiri Recounts DSS Ordeal

JUST IN: 'Fele', Oyo NURTW Boss, Is Dead

Civil Society Leaders Endorse Constrack App

‘We’re With Tambuwal, Come Rain Or Shine' — ‘Sacked’ Aides Disown ‘Disgruntled’ Colleagues

NANS Vows To Shut Down Abuja Over NUC's 'Inhumanity' To NOUN Law Graduates

'Daura Is Their Home', Buhari Says After Sallah Meeting With Corps Members

NBRRI Calls For Arrest Of Owner, Engineers For 'Poor Construction' Of Abuja Collapsed Building

US: Impunity Fuelling Killings In Nigeria

Melania Trump Set To Visit Africa For The First Time

One-Hour Gridlock In Yola As Herdsmen And Their Cattle Take Control Of Business District

Adamawa APC Bans Declarations Of Political Ambition In The State Capital

Buhari: We Will Not Rest Until We Free Nigeria From Ravages Of Corruption

Police Recover 11 Stolen Children In 24-day Operation

Ngige: Federal Government Has Been Generous To The South-East

Bring Perpetrators Of Violence To Swift Justice, UN tells FG

Kwankwaso: I Am Better Qualified For PDP’s Presidential Ticket

Our Investigation Targeted At Corrupt Benue Govt Officials, Says EFCC

Tinubu Can’t Rely On Rumour To Speak Unfairly Of Wike, Says Rivers Govt

Monday, August 20, 2018

Oyo Govt Contradicts Lawyer, Claims Responsibility For Demolition Of Ayefele’s Music House

Ex-Nigeria Airways Staff Say 'No Place For Nigeria Air In This industry Unless We’re Paid'

'Something Positive Will Happen' — PDP Hopeful Gov Bindow Will Dump APC 'Soon'

Spokesman Of Ijaw Youth, Two Others Killed As APC, PDP Supporters Clash

Buhari Lands In Daura For Sallah Celebration

INEC Releases Timetable For Ondo Election

REVEALED: New Abuja Airport Terminal Has Defects Only N72bn Can Correct

Drama In Court As Lawyer Says Oyo Govt Didn't Demolish Ayefele’s Music House

Boko Haram Kills 'More Than 25, Burns Down A Whole Village' In Borno Attack

Lawyers Turn Down Offer To Defend 'Killer' Of Ex-Ondo Deputy Gov’s Daughter

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Tinubu: Tambuwal Covets The Presidency But Doesn't Have The Stomach To Challenge Buhari In A Primary

Bruce: I Have Never Collected Even 1 Kobo To Do Any Constituency Project

INEC Suspends Rivers By-Election Over Violence

Ajimobi's Demolition Of Ayefele's Music House Is 'Executive Rascality', Says SERAP

Lagos To Shut Third Mainland Bridge From Wednesday To Sunday

ALERT: Two Petrol Tankers Spill Contents On Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

PDP Floors APC To Win Taraba By-Election

'Concerned Nigerians' List 13 Reasons Saraki Cannot Be President

FLASHBACK: The Day In 2015 When Ajimobi Described Ayefele’s Studio As 'The Best In Oyo State'

'This Nonsense Must Stop' — Aspirant Says Noodles, Rice, Onions Not Dividends Of Democracy

Buhari Vows To Jail More 'Thieves'

JUST IN: Oyo State Government Begins Demolition Of Ayefele's N800m Music House

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Omokri: Osinbajo Achieved More In 10 Days Than Buhari In Three Years

MSF: 33 Children Died Within Two Weeks At Borno IDP Camp

FSARS Officers To Undergo Psychiatric Evaluation, Says Police

I Was Walking Into The Building When It Collapsed, Groundnut Seller Recounts Ordeal

Over 12 Million New Voters Registered, Says INEC

My Brother Called From Under The Collapsed Building, Relative Insists As NEMA Concludes Search

Buhari To Return From Vacation This Afternoon

Delta Government Declares N736m Road Substandard, Summons Contractor

IPOB Women Protesters Arrested For Unlawful Assembly, Not Tear-gassed, Says Police

Abuja Building Collapse: Police Fire Tear Gas At Angry Relatives Protesting 'Shoddy Rescue Efforts'

NAMA Employee Connives With Lagos Airport Security To Steal Goods From Customs Warehouse

Friday, August 17, 2018

'We Can't Be Sending The Same Old Men To Represent Us', Says 35-Year-Old House Of Reps Aspirant

Osinbajo Sympathises With Victims Of Abuja Building Collapse

‘Thank You All’ — Detained Premium Times Journalist Speaks After Regaining Freedom

Rivers State Government Partners Davido To Groom Indigenous Musicians

Saraki Visits Camp Of Akpabio's Political Opponents

Air Transport Workers Accuse Nigeria Air Force Of Taking Over Their Land

Tension In Bayelsa PDP As State Assembly Speaker Decides To Seek 4th Legislative Term

Rights Lawyer Asks: Did Police Leave ‘Sleeping Tramadol Kidnapper’ To Starve To Death?

FUTA Undergraduate DJ Breaks Guinness World Record For Longest DJ'ing

Police Investigate ‘Inside Job’ As Brothers Lose N3.5million To Robbers In Bayelsa

Omokri: Oshiomhole Lacks Intellect. What Is He Doing In Government?

BREAKING: One Killed, Legs Broken, Children Trapped As Building Collapses In Abuja

Court Adjourns Jones Abiri's Case Till September 5

APC: PDP Has Realised That The 2019 Election Has Been Won And Lost

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Minimum Wage: Governors Say They Can’t Perform Magic

REVEALED: How INEC Officials Connive With Touts To Charge N1,500 For PVC Registration

INEC Presents Certificates To 23 New Political Parties

Baraje: Saraki Stepped Down For Jonathan In 2011 And Buhari In 2015... Now Is His Time

Pink Oak Launches N100m Fund Raising Campaign For Cancer Patients

EXCLUSIVE: How Strange 'Passport With White Powder’ Led To Shutdown Of US Embassy’s Abuja Consular Section

ASUU Laments Sorry State Of Affairs At LAUTECH

Lai Mohammed Lied — UN Report Reveals FG Made ‘Large Ransom Payment’ To Boko Haram For Dapchi Girls

Singer Aretha Franklin Dies After Losing Battle To Pancreatic Cancer

Startup Arewa Launches Website, Holds Tech And Media Summit

APC Asks: Where Did A 'Senate Presiding Officer' Get The Money To Acquire 22 Properties From?

JUST IN: DSS Appoints In-House Magazine Editor As Spokesperson

JUST IN: Osinbajo Meets With Governors, Security Chiefs

Despite Boko Haram Siege, Borno The State With The Highest Number Of Childbirths Since 2013

Judge Threatens To Throw Out Case Against Jones Abiri As DSS Lawyer Fails To Show Up

Tambuwal Orders Compulsory Retirement Of Two Permanent Secretaries

'Pressure Mounting' On Tambuwal To Run For President

JUST IN: Nigerians Storm Police Headquarters, Demand Release Of PT Journalist, Samuel Ogundipe

Abiri’s Arrest, Grave Indication Of Journalists’ Intimidation Under Buhari Administration, Says CPJ Rep

'Reasons Beyond Our Control' Responsible For US Embassy's Shutdown Of Abuja Services

2019: Sowore Berates Foreign Medical Trips Of Government Officials, Promises Universal Healthcare Coverage For Nigerians

Dickson's Aides Escape Death As Armed Thugs Disrupt PDP Meeting In Bayelsa

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Will Saraki’s Impeachment Reduce Bag Of Rice To N7,000, Fayose Asks APC

Police Secretly Obtain Court Order To Detain PT Journalist For Five More Days

Ondo To Conduct LG Election In December, Despite Pending Litigation

Nigeria’s Constitution Must Be Rewritten, Says Sowore, As He Declares Under AAC

Hoodlums Hijack Power Outage Protest In Ondo, Destroy Properties

NDTV Workers Sent Home As Government Concludes Work On Bayelsa Airport

BREAKING: Victor Moses Announces Shock Retirement From Super Eagles

NDLEA Busts Drug Syndicate Hiding Tramadol In Indomie Cartons

2019 Elections: Go On, J.J. Rawlings Tells Sowore

I’m ‘Actively Considering’ Running For President, Says Saraki

‘No Bribe Will Make 22 Benue Lawmakers To Work Against The State’

SERAP Sues NYSC For Failure To Publish Adeosun’s Exemption Certificate

APC Lawmakers Set For Saraki’s Impeachment

Tinubu To Obasanjo: Instead Of Criticising Buhari, 'Face Your Chicken And Egg Business'

France, Biya Cannot Escape Blame For Cameroon's Atrocities, Says Rawlings

Family Wants Justice For Nigerian Professor ‘Murdered’ In Namibia

SARS Officials Guilty Of Assault Must Face Justice, Says Amnesty International

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

After Osinbajo's Order, Police Rename SARS 'Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad' (FSARS)

Sowore To Contest Presidential Election On The Platform of African Action Congress

Shiites Allege Fresh Plot To Assassinate El-Zakzaky, Wife

‘On IGP's Orders’, SARS Detains Premium Times Journalist

CAN Asks Nigerians To Pray Against Victory For Evil Politicians In 2019 Polls

IGP Must Arrest INEC Chairman, Court Insists

AT A GLANCE: The 23 Parties Newly Registered By INEC

Borno Governor Presents N5m Cash To Student Who Scored 364 In UTME

12,000 Youth Shortlisted For 1,000 Jobs In Bayelsa

INEC Takes PVC Registration To Borno IDPs

JUST IN: Dankwambo Meets With Obasanjo Behind Closed Doors

Nigerians Still In Love With Their Oppressors, Rawlings Says After Meeting With Sowore

It Is Finished. A Nigerian Is Going To Jail For Defrauding US Varsities Of $6m

Lai: Politicians Afraid Of Going To Jail Are The Ones Fuelling Herdsmen Crisis

FG’s Investigation Into NASS Invasion Must Be Neutral, Says Saraki

JUST IN: Lagos Rated Third Worst Desirable City To Live In

Monday, August 13, 2018

Bail Granted But Court Remands Three More INEC Officials In Kirikiri For 'Receiving 177.3m Bribe'

JUST IN: Oshiomhole Set For Late-Night Meeting With APC Senators

19 NYSC Members Injured In Accident Just After Leaving Camp

Policeman Commits Suicide After 'Infecting More Than Five Underage Girls With HIV'

Police Fire Tear Gas At Unilorin College Of Education Students 'Fighting For Their Lecturers'

After 'Combing The Forests For 5 Days', Soldiers Arrest 3 'Notorious' Ondo Kidnappers

Shell’s Oilfields Flooding Our Farmlands, Bayelsa Community Laments

Don't Discourage Youths With Exorbitant Fees, Uduaghan Charges Political Parties

Not Just Buhari — Even Trump ‘Doesn’t Know What’s Happening In His White House’

Akpabio’s Former Deputy Says APC Overrating His Influence

Aisha Buhari Receives Honorary PhD From South Korean Varsity

Many Shops 'Burnt To Ashes' As Fire Consumes Maiduguri Fish Market

Onelife Initiative Commemorates International Youth Day

Army 'Prepares' Mutiny Charge Against Soldiers Who Fired Gunshots At Maiduguri Airport

FG Requests PVCs For Traders To Access Loan

Falana Writes Acting DSS Boss, Demands Release Of Abiri, El-Zakzaky, Others

How Policemen 'Demanded N500,000' From Executive Who Couldn't Produce Receipt Of Four-Year-Old Laptop

We’re Not Acting Saraki’s Script, EFCC Replies Ojudu’s Claim

Surulere Community Protests Outrageous Electricity Bills By EKEDC

INEC Officials Walk Through Taraba River With PVC Materials

Wait Till Buhari Finishes Second Term Before Contesting Presidency, Akeredolu Tells Youths

Sunday, August 12, 2018

Despite Violence, Ballot Snatching, APC Wins Lokoja/Kogi By-election

On 79th Birthday, APC Recalls How Oyegun Helped Oust 'The Failed PDP's' 16-Year Reign

Lift Ban On Radio Station, Falz's 'This Is Nigeria', SERAP Tells NBC

Atiku: My Case Will Be Different.. I'll Spend Only One Term In Office If Elected

PDP Candidate Wins Late Husband's Seat In Cross River By-election

JUST IN: APC Mauls PDP To Win By-Election In Buhari’s Senatorial District

Saturday, August 11, 2018

REVEALED: Boko Haram 'Charges Fishermen N10,000' For Access To Borno Waters

One Killed, Two Party Agents Shot In Kogi By-election

My Only Mission In The Senate Is Making Buhari Life President, Says APC Candidate

Civic Media Lab Launches Documentary Series On Decay In Nigeria’s Judicial System

If You Can, Impeach Saraki Legally, Murray-Bruce Tells APC

Delta Coalition Of Political Parties Passes No Confidence Vote On Reps Minority Leader

Friday, August 10, 2018

Saraki: A Few Months Ago, Oshiomhole Was ‘Crawling All Over The Place’ For My Support To Become APC Chairman

IN FULL: Adams Oshiomhole’s Response To Saraki’s ‘World Press Conference’

Oshiomhole: Saraki Is Angry That Buhari Excluded Him When Handing Out 200 ‘Juicy’ Appointments

Man Who Trekked From Yola To Abuja For Buhari Still Suffering From Leg Injury Three Years After

Oshiomhole Vows: Saraki Will ‘Definitely’ Be Impeached

Questions Over Dickson's 'Transformation Of Bayelsa Healthcare' After Mum's Death In US

INEC To Deploy 15,000 Ad-Hoc Staff For Osun Gov Election

National Assembly Prioritising Selfish Interests, Says Ohanaeze Youth Leader

Osinbajo Congratulates Nigerian Teenagers On Winning World Innovation Challenge

Omokri To Oshiomhole: Aisha Buhari Criticised Her Husband — Is She A Thief, Too?

Orderpaper Launches Mobile App To Track Constituency Projects

EXCLUSIVE: IGP Asks Osinbajo For Permission To Question All The DSS Operatives Who Invaded NASS

NDDC Cancels Projects Worth N200 Billion In Niger Delta

Man Collapses In Middle Of The Road At Oshodi

Sagay: I Don’t Bloody Care Whether Adeosun Did Youth Service Or Not

Falconets’ Goalkeeper, Nnadozie Awarded Player Of The Match

EFCC Freezing Govts’ Accounts Worse Than NASS Invasion, Says Wike

Auto Crash Claims 13 Lives In Rivers

Thursday, August 09, 2018

Protest At Ondo Hospital As Psychiatric Patient Beats Chief Medical Director Into A Coma

Aviation Unions Ground Air Transport Operations

Akintola Williams, First African To Become A Chartered Accountant, Clocks 99

Osinbajo Visits Buhari’s Eldest Sister

‘I Hope Anti-Democratic Forces Have Learnt Their Lesson’ Says Saraki

New DG Seiyefa Addresses The Media, Vows To Regain Public Trust In The DSS

INEC Vows Not To Tolerate ‘Vote And Buy Land’ During Osun Election

DSS DG, Seiyefa Refuses To Make 'Definitive Statement' On Dasuki

APC: ‘Traitor’ Saraki The Worst Senate President Nigeria Has Had The ‘Misfortune’ Of Having

'Not That Godswill' — Akpabio Mocked At Saraki’s Meeting With 45 Political Parties

FG Targets Riverine Areas, Mountainous Terrains With New Fuel Transport System

JUST IN: Boko Haram Kills NEMA Official In Damasak, Borno State

Udom Emmanuel Remains My Governor And A Godfather To My Children, Says AKpabio

Bayelsa Governor's Mother Dies Of Cancer In Texas Hospital

Osinbajo Arrives Katsina For APC Rally

On Akpabio, ‘We Have No Losses To Cut,’ Says PDP Chieftain

Visually-Impaired Nigerians Commend INEC For Inclusion

Homeless Children Must Access Basic Education, Says Destiny Trust

Duke: Senate Won't Find Peace Until Ex-Govs Stop Making It A Retirement Home

‘Is APC Recycling Waste?’ Omokri Asks Tinubu On Akpabio’s Defection

FG Approves N17bn Technology To Track Fuel Consumption​

Bayelsa Assembly Member, Sylva's Ex-SSG Defect To PDP

Wednesday, August 08, 2018

‘There Was No Reward System’ — Akpabio Breaks Down His Reasons For Leaving PDP

Oshiomhole Accuses ‘Old Master Thief’ Obasanjo Of Grouping ‘Old Thieves’ Against Buhari

Electricity Workers Shut Down IKEDC

Army Accepts Prepaid Meters At Formations

Investigate Jones Abiri’s Arrest, Ijaw Youths Tell New DSS Boss

Saraki Meets With IBB Behind Closed-Doors

Saraki Asks: From January Till June... Why Didn't The Executive Request Funds For INEC?

Tinubu: Nigeria Has Gone Digital, ‘Obasanjo Dey Write Letter’

TakeItBack Movement Leads Protest For Extension Of Deadline For Voter Registration

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INEC Chairman Briefs Saraki, Dogara On 2019 Election Budget

LIVE: Akpabio Formally Dumps PDP For APC

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QUESTION: Has APC Unknowingly Admitted There Are Plans To Impeach Saraki?

Blankson's Widow Gets Govt Job, Education Fund For Children

Tuesday, August 07, 2018

PDP Will Win 2019 Presidential Election In Jesus’ Name, Says Ondo Chair

Osinbajo Appoints Matthew Seiyefa Acting DSS DG

Three INEC Officials Arrested Over 'N179m Fraud' Get Bail

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Dogara, Saraki Confirm NASS Leadership Won’t Meet ‘Till Further Notice’

Meeting Of National Assembly Leadership Called Off 'Due To Tense Atmosphere'

We’re Monitoring Situation In Nigeria, Says UK Government

UPDATED: Matthew Seiyefa, DSS Most Senior Officer, In Closed-Door Meeting With Osinbajo

JUST IN: Jubilation As Saraki Enters National Assembly

PEF To Distribute Petroleum Products By Rail

Kidnapper Under Influence Of ‘Tramadol’ Dozes Off In Victim's Compound

Atiku Describes NASS Invasion As ‘Madness’

NASS Invasion Done Without The Knowledge of The Presidency, Says Osinbajo

AEDC To Spend N10 Billion On Over 200,000 Meter Installations

Wike On DSS Siege: The Governors Who Are Happy Today, It Will be Their Turn Tomorrow

National Assembly Clerks Leaves Premises, Says 'I Can't Work Without My Staff'

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Oshiomhole Already Collecting Signatures For Saraki’s Impeachment, Melaye Alleges

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JUST IN: Akpabio Resigns As Senate Minority Leader

Monday, August 06, 2018

Police Nab 'Fake Lawyer' Whose Voodoo Helped 'Robbers' Escape From SARS Custody

As Akpabio Plots Exit, PDP Announces ‘Mega Endorsement Rally’ For Udom Emmanuel

INEC Discovers Illegal Polling Units In Churches, Mosques, Hotels

Kastina Governor Converts All Girls' Schools To Boarding Institutions

JUST IN: National Assembly Leadership Meets Tuesday To Consider Reconvening Before Sept 25

‘We’re In A One-Chance Bus’ — PDP Lists 14 ‘Acts Of Humongous Corruption’ Under Buhari

Rights Group Attacks Tinubu In Petition To Buhari Over Banire's AMCON Nomination

Omokri Suggests Akpabio Was Planted By PDP To Infiltrate APC

FG To Rescue 116 Nigerians Stranded In Libya While Seeking 'Non-Existing Greener Pastures'

Sunday, August 05, 2018

Amaechi Confirms Godswill Akpabio Will Defect To APC

Saturday, August 04, 2018

NPC Fails To Substantiate Chairman's Population Claims After FOI Request By Onelife

Obasanjo: God Will Not Forgive Me If I Support Atiku For Anything

Osinbajo Announces New 5% Credit Facility For MSMEs

Friday, August 03, 2018

Fayose’s Deputy, Olusola Eleka, Files 700-Page Petition Against Fayemi’s Victory

Court Orders First Bank To Pay Olisa Agbakoba N266m Damages After Failed Investment

UNICEF Explains Why Nigeria Is The Only African Country With Polio Burden

For Calling Nigeria ‘South Africa’s Older Brother’, South African Broadcasting Corporation Cancels Interview With Sowore

Africa Must Produce Or Perish, Sowore Says In South Africa

JUST IN: Ambode Gives Go-Ahead For Lagos To Recruit 2,200 Teachers

Court Jails Ex-Taraba SA For Stealing N5.4m But Offers Him Escape Through N150,000 Fine

REVEALED: 1,443 Illegal Immigrants Have Perished In The Mediterranean In 2018

Asaba 2018: Thousands Escape Death As 'Substandard' Overhead Water Tank Collapses

‘I’m Not A Rabbit’ — Shehu Sani Says He Won’t Leave APC ‘For Now’

Thursday, August 02, 2018

I Know Nothing About My Crime, Says Jones Abiri

We’re Doing This Work Because Of God, Says Buhari

Manager Hacked To Death By Storekeeper In Ondo Over 'Unpaid Salaries'

‘It’s Great To Be Back’, Says Saraki After Attending PDP NEC Meeting

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FACT CHECK: Is Lagos One Of The Safest Cities In Africa, As Claimed By Ambode?

DEPORTED: 36 Nigerians 'Illegally Residing' In The UK

How Poor Planning By Athletic Games LOC Left African Athletes Stranded At Lagos Airport

Police In Adamawa Arrest Seven Christians Who Protested Against Herdsmen

JUST IN: After APC Governors, Senators, Buhari Meets With Service Chiefs

Wednesday, August 01, 2018

PDP Reps Keep Vigil At National Assembly 'To Prevent APC Senators From Impeaching Saraki'

Three INEC Officials Remanded In Prison For 'Receiving Illegal N22m Cash In 2015'

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JUST IN: Hafeez Abubakar, Kano Deputy Governor, Leaves APC For PDP

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