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BREAKING: POLICE DISCLAIMS OWNERSHIP OF SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS IMPERSONATING THE DIG

The Nigeria Police Force has disclaimed affiliation with some social media accounts impersonating the Deputy Inspector-General of Police, Abdulmajid Ali.

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BREAKING: OGUN EXTENDS PARTIAL LOCKDOWN

The Ogun State Government has extended the current partial relaxation of lockdown in the State by another 7 days.

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10 MORE COVID-19 PATIENTS DISCHARGED FROM ISOLATION CENTRE IN KANO

10 more patients have been discharged at the Isolation Centre in Kano.

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10 MORE COVID-19 PATIENTS DISCHARGED FROM ISOLATION CENTRE IN KANO

10 more patients have been discharged at the Isolation Centre in Kano.

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TROOPS KILLED 135 BANDITS IN AIR OPERATIONS IN KATSINA AND ZAMFARA

Troops of Operation HADARIN DAJI killed 135 bandits in an air attack launched on several camps in Katsina and Zamfara between May 20 and May 22, 2020.

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UK COURT DISMISSES $1.1Bn NIGERIAN OIL CORRUPTION CASE AGAINST SHELL AND ENI

A UK court has dismissed a $1.1billion case presented by the Federal Government of Nigeria against the Royal Dutch Shell (RDSa.L) and Eni (ENI.MI) over a dispute on the OPL 245 oilfield, while a si...

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BREAKING: NIGERIA'S COVID-19 RISES TO 7261 AS THE NIGERIA CENTRE FOR DISEASE CONTROL (NCDC) CONFI...

Coronavirus Cases in Nigeria rises to 7,261 as NCDC confirms 245 more infections.

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COVID-19: FOUR MORE PATIENTS DISCHARGED, 25 NEW CASES CONFIRMED IN EDO

Edo State Government has discharged 4 more COVID-19 patients and confirmed 25 new cases.

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PRESIDENT BUHARI APPOINTS PROF. GODWILL OBIOMA AS NEW NECO REGISTRAR

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Prof Godswill Obioma as the new registrar of the National Examinations Council.

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INEC SETS TO CONDUCT ELECTIONS AMID PANDEMIC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it will conduct elections amid Coronavirus as it approved a new policy to conduct elections.

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4 MORE COVID-19 PATIENTS DISCHARGED FROM ISOLATION CENTRES IN EDO

4 more covid-19 patients have been discharged from the isolation centres in Edo State.

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IGP FELICTATES WITH MUSLIMS, ASSURES SECURITY DURING EID-EL-FITRI CELEBRATION

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu congratulates the Muslim faithfuls as Eid-el-Fitri approaches.

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GOVERNOR IKPEAZU COMMISSIONS 100-BED ISOLATION CENTRE IN UMUAHIA

Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has commissioned a new 100-bed isolation centre in Umahia.

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GOVERNOR IKPEAZU COMMISSIONS 100-BED ISOLATION CENTRE IN UMUAHIA

Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has commissioned a new 100-bed isolation centre in Umahia.

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BREAKING: HAUSA OKADA RIDERS ATTACK SECURITY PERSONNEL IN LAGOS (VIDEO)

About 20 Okada riders believed to be Hausa men attacked security personnel on patrol in Lekki today.

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PLANE CRASH IN PAKISTAN CLAIMS 98 LIVES

A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane carrying 98 people has crashed in a residential area in the city, the mayor of Karachi has said.

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NIGERIAN CUSTOMS SEIZE INDIAN HEMP WORTH N1Bn

The Nigerian Customs Service, Western Marine Command has seized Indian hemp worth N1bn in the first quarter of the year.

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BBNAIJA ANNOUNCES DATE FOR SEASON 5 AUDITION, LISTS CRITERIA

The fifth season of Big Brother Naija (BBN) Show will premiere in July.

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HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE IS NOT CERTIFIED FOR TREATING COVID-19 IN NIGERIA – BOSS MUSTAPHA

Boss Mustapha, has raised the alarm that the Government had received reports of abuse and misuse of hydroxychloroquine as a cure for Coronavirus.

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LAGOS STATE CUTS 2020 BUDGET

Lagos State Government has reduced its 2020 budget by 21 per cent

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EKITI RECORDS SECOND CORONAVIRUS DEATH

Ekiti State has recorded its second COVID-19 death.

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MISSING HOTELIER FOUND DEAD IN CAR TRUNK

A certain Jimoh Bello, a hotelier based in Ogun State who allegedly went missing for some days has been found dead in his car trunk.

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FG SETS TO BEGIN SCHOOL HOME FEEDING OF 337,589 HOUSEHOLDS IN LAGOS

Federal Government sets to begin the modified school feeding of 337,589 households in Lagos

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FG FROWNS AT STATE GOVERNORS DECISIONS TO REOPEN WORSHIP CENTRES

The Federal Government has accused Governors of breaching the protocols put in place to guide the country against the spread of the Coronavirus Pandemic.

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GOVERNOR BEN AYADE WEEPS OVER TAXATION (VIDEO)

Ben Ayade, Governor of Cross River burst into tears while addressing his aides on taxation.

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BREAKING: NIGERIA'S COVID-19 CASES RISES FROM 6,677 TO 7,016 AS THE NIGERIA CENTRE FOR DISEASE CO...

The number of Coronavirus cases in Nigeria have increased from 6,677 to 7,016 as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on May 21st, 2020 announced 339 new confirmed cases.

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13 MORE COVID-19 PATIENTS DISCHARGED FROM ISOLATION CENTRES IN LAGOS

13 more Covid-19 patients have been discharged from the Isolation centres in Lagos.

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POLICE INSPECTOR ARRESTED FOR FATALLY SHOOTING A MAN

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested one of its members, attached to the Ikotun Division, Inspector Okoro Charles on May 5th, 2020 for shooting and killing a certain Fatai Oladipupo.

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THE US SECRET SERVICE IS INVESTIGATING A NIGERIAN CRIME RING WHO STOLE OVER $100 MILLION UNEMPLOY...

The US Secret Service is investigating a crime ring of suspected Nigerian hackers who allegedly used false unemployment claims to steal about $100 million of taxpayer dollars intended to cushion th...

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NSCDC DEPLOYS 3000 PERSONNEL TO ENFORCE TRAVEL BAN IN KADUNA

NSCDC Kaduna State Command has deployed 3,000 of its personnel to enforce ban on interstate and intrastate travels as the Eid-el-Fitri celebration approaches.

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COVID-19: 40 DOCTORS DISCHARGED FROM ISOLATION CENTRE IN KANO

Kano State has announced that 40 out 50 doctors who got infected with Coronavirus have been discharged from the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano.

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BREAKING: FG DECLARES MONDAY, TUESDAY PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

The Federal Government has declared Monday and Tuesday, May 25 and 26 as public holidays to mark the 2020 Eid-el-Fitri celebration.

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COURT GRANTS BAIL TO CHINESE NATIONALS ACCUSED OF OFFERING EFCC N100M BRIBE

A Sokoto High Court has granted bail to two Chinese officials accused of offering N100 million bribe to an official of the EFCC

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CRISIS IN ANAMBRA TOWN AS POLICE ALLEGEDLY SHOT YOUTH TO DEATH

According to the angry youths, the police shot the deceased while trying to enforce the COVID-19 lockdown in Enugwu-Ukwu Njikoka local government area of Anambra State

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SULTAN OF SOKOTO SUSPENDS EID-EL-FITR PRAYERS NATIONWIDE

The Sultan of Sokoto and Head of Jama’atul Nasril Islam (JNI), Sa’ad Abubakar III, has ordered the suspension of Eid-el-Fitr congregational prayers in the outskirts of towns and cities across the c...

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TWO DAY OLD BABY DIES OF CORONAVIRUS

A two-day-old baby has died of Coronavirus

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VOLKSWAGEN WITHDRAWS 'RACIST' ADVERT AFTER PUBLIC CONDEMNATION

The Volkswagen Group has withdrawn an advert posted on its official Instagram page for its Golf cars for being "racist."

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BREAKING: COURT SENTENCES ABDUCTOR OF ESE ORURU

The abductor of a teenager, Ese Oruru has been sentenced to a 26-year imprisonment.

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PIRATES ABANDONED HIJACKED CARGO VESSEL, ESCAPES

Pirates have abandoned the cargo vessel that was attacked around 5 pm yesterday, escaping with only some of the ship’s equipment.

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OYO, ANAMBRA RELAXES CURFEW

Oyo and Anambra State Governments have relaxed curfews and have asked residents to resume some of the suspended activities.

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BREAKING: MANY FEARED DEAD IN TANKER ACCIDENT ON OTEDOLA BRIDGE

Many feared killed in a fatal accident on the Otedola Bridge along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway on Thursday, May 21.

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NIGERIANS SLAM BUHARI OVER THE SACK OF NECO REGISTRAR

Nigerians slam President Muhammadu Buhari for replacing NECO registrar with a Northerner.

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BREAKING: NMA LAGOS STATE CHAPTER CALLS OFF STRIKE

Nigeria Medical Association, Lagos State Chapter has called off its Sit-at-home strike after meeting with the State Government.

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BENUE INDEX COVID-19 PATIENT DISCHARGED FROM ISOLATION CENTRE

The index Coronavirus case in Benue State, Mrs. Susan Idoko-Okpe, has been discharged.

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TROOPS OF OPERATION LAFIYA DOLE AIR TASK FORCE DESTROYS BOKO HARAM/ISWAP TERRORISTS’ LOGISTICS ST...

The operation was successfully done by the Air Task Force who “scored accurate hits in their bombing runs on the target area."

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BREAKING: NIGERIA'S COVID-19 CASES RISES TO 6,677 AS THE NIGERIA CENTRE FOR DISEASE CONTROL (NCDC...

Coronavirus cases in Nigeria have increased from 6,401 to 6,677 as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on May 20th, 2020 announced 284 new confirmed cases.

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TROOPS AMBUSHED BY BOKO HARAM BLAMES THE NIGERIAN ARMY (VIDEO)

The Nigerian Soldiers make uncomplimentary remarks about the Nigerian Army and the Chief of Army Staff Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai after being ambushed.

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AYADE LIFTS BAN ON WORSHIP CENTRES IN CROSS RIVER

Cross River State Governor, Prof Ben Ayade, has ordered that worship centres can re-open activities stating that they must wear face masks and observe social distancing.

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LAGOS JOURNALISTS CONDEMN HARASSMENT OF ITS MEMBERS

The Lagos Journalists' League (LJL) has disapproved of the action of the Lagos State Police Operatives who reportedly harassed its members.

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NASSARAWA LIFTS BAN ON RELIGIOUS GATHERINGS FOR 2 WEEKS

The Nasarawa State Government has lifted the ban on religious gatherings in the state for 2 weeks.

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