Category: News

Wenger won’t abandon Arsenal title hope

Arsene Wenger has refused to give up on the Premier League title despite a goalless draw at West Ham United that left Arsenal 19 points adrift of leaders Manchester...

CJN urges judges to remain firm as public perception of judiciary improves

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, has urged judges to be strong, courageous, fair but firm to sustain the ongoing improvement of public...

50 prison inmates to write 2018 UTME

No fewer than 50 prison inmates will sit for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), according to an official. The Principal, Ikoyi Prisons School,...

Osun House Order the Arrest of Bola Ige’s son

Osun State House of Assembly yesterday issued a warrant for the arrest of former Commissioner for Lands, Physical Planning and Urban Development, Mr Muyiwa Ige. He is to...

Gunmen invade Magu’s house, kill policeman

Gunmen have attacked a farmhouse belonging to the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu. The gunmen invaded the...

Boko Haram tries to take over military base in Borno

Boko Haram fighters battled Nigerian soldiers for about an hour on Wednesday as they tried to take over a military base, in the latest attack against troops in the...

Tinubu says he has confidence in Buhari, Osinbajo regime.

All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has debunked the speculation that he may be picked by President Muhammadu Buhari as his running mate...

20 vehicles burn as tanker explodes in Festac

No fewer than 20 vehicles and four commercial motorcycles were on Wednesday afternoon burnt when a tanker laden with petrol fell and spilled its content on the Festac...

US urges talks as North Korea brags of nuclear arsenal

The United States is ready to talk to North Korea “without preconditions” but remains determined to force it to abandon its nuclear arsenal, Secretary of State Rex...

El-Rufai signs N216bn, 2018 budget into law

Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has signed the N216.55 billion, 2018 budget passed by the State House of Assembly into law. The budget is made up of N131.1 billion...