Court orders EFCC to unfreeze Patience Jonathan’s $5.9m account

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to unfreeze the account of former first lady Patience Goodluck...

Federal Government Pledges To Clear Pension Arrears

Nigeria’s Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udo Udoma, says the government is committed to ensuring that every pensioner is paid their entitlement. The...

Buhari’s commitment to economic diversification more than a mantra – Adesina

Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, Femi Adesina, has said that the ongoing efforts to diversify the economy will yield positive results, unlike...

Sheriff walks out of PDP stakeholders’ meeting as Jonathan heads fresh reconciliation committee

The Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, on Thursday walked out of the party’s stakeholders meeting organised by former President Goodluck Jonathan. Mr....

Queen’s College Remains Shut To Students

Queen’s College will remain shut to all students except the Junior Secondary School students who would only come in for their ongoing examinations on a daily basis...

Meningitis Outbreak: FG Orders 826,000 Vaccine Doses From Europe

The Federal Government says it has put in place a robust response mechanism to tackle the outbreak of meningitis, which has killed over 300 Nigerians The Minister of...

Al-Shabab fighters offered amnesty as new Somali president declares war

Somalia’s new president has offered al-Shabab militants a 60-day amnesty amid a declaration of war on the group. Fighters who gave themselves up would receive...

Syria chemical ‘attack’: Damascus attaches conditions to UN inquiry

The Syrian foreign minister Walid Muallem has set out conditions for any UN investigation into the deaths of dozens of people from a chemical agent on Tuesday. He denied...

St Petersburg metro attack: ‘Bomb’ found in city raid

An explosive device has been made safe in a flat in St Petersburg by Russian police, three days after a suspected bomber on the city’s metro killed 13 people....

Eagles improve in Fifa ranking

Nigeria have continued to make progress in the Fifa monthly ranking as the Super Eagles are now ranked fifth in Africa and 40th in the World. According to the latest...