Suspend 2023 general elections, 1999 Constitution – Yoruba leaders tell Buhari

Some leaders of Yoruba ethnic group have urged President Muhammadu Buhari and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to with immediate effect, suspend the forthcoming 2023 general elections. Those who addressed a press conference in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital Wednesday evening also called for the suspension of the 1999 constitution. Spokesman of the group […]

Insecurity: Gbajabiamila sets up special committee on security

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila on Wednesday announced the setup of a committee to review security setup. The committee according to Gbajabiamila will meet in three weeks to work on a report that will be transmitted to the President. The committee comprises all the principal officers of the House and thirty […]

Insecurity: ”We are coming after you”- CAS, Amao warns bandits

The Chief of Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Isyaka Amao, has assured Nigerians of the readiness of the military to deal decisively with bandits, kidnappers and other criminals across the country. Amao made this known while on an operational visit to the Nigerian Air Force Base in Kaduna, on Wednesday, NAN reports. According to him, […]

Hijab: CAN warns of religious crisis, blames Kwara Gov for attack on Christians

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) says Kwara Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, should be held responsible if the crisis over hijab wearing in schools degenerates. On Wednesday, CAN urged the Federal Government and the Inspector General of Police to intervene in the violence over the hijab policy. The General Secretary, Joseph Bade Daramola, in a statement […]

Hijab Controversy: Kwara Govt Finally Reopens Schools

Kwara State government has ordered the reopening of 10 schools in Ilorin shut last month over the use of hijab by Muslim female students. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education and Human Capital Development, Mrs Mary Kemi Adeosun, announced this in a statement in Ilorin on Tuesday night. Mrs Adeosun said the schools would reopen […]

CAN Sues FG Over CAMA 2020

Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has filed a lawsuit before the Federal High Court Abuja challenging the legality of the just gazetted controversial Companies and Allied Matters Act 2020 (CAMA). This was contained in a statement on Monday by its General Secretary, Joseph Daramola. The Christian body stated that it is not comfortable with some […]

FG launches temporary passport for Nigerians in diaspora

The Nigerian Temporary Passport (NTP) for Nigerians in the diaspora was on Tuesday March 9, launched by the federal government. Minister of interior Rauf Aregbesola who spoke at the launch at headquarters of the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) in Abuja, said the NTP is a new genre of passport that will be issued at Nigerian […]

NLC to embark on nationwide protest on Wednesday over minimum wage

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, and its allies will on Wednesday, embark on a nationwide protest over the alleged attempts by some elements at the National Assembly to remove the Minimum Wage from the Exclusive Legislative List to the Concurrent Legislative List. A statement from the NLC headquarters, Abuja, on Tuesday stated that the mobilization […]

Insecurity: I Believe Buhari Is Not Sleeping, Says Jonathan

Former president, Goodluck Jonathan has expressed that his successor, Muhammadu Buhari, is not taking the security situation in the country with levity. He made this comment when he paid a condolence visit to Ifeanyi Okowa, governor of Delta state, over the death of his father. Jonathan stated that it is unfortunate that schoolchildren and many […]

Tension as opposing groups plan protests at Lekki toll gate

– Emerging reports suggest that there could be a clash between two opposing protest groups in Lagos  – The feared impending clash is said to be linked to the reopening of the Lekki toll gate  – The Lekki toll gate was shut for months after violence erupted in the area during the EndSARS protest There […]

Toyin Abraham Just Got a New Car!

Congratulations are in order for Nollywood star Toyin Abraham as she reportedly got a new whip! The news was shared by her colleague Nkechi Blessing Sunday on Instagram who posted a video of the new ride and captioned it, “Haaaa? Worldbest ooooo? this one scatter everywhere oooo??? big big Congratulations to my own woman,I mean […]

Taylor Swift reportedly sells one of her two private jets

She was named the highest paid singer in 2019, affording her many luxuries. But Taylor Swift seemingly decided she only needs one private jet – as the songstress has reportedly sold one of her fleet, TMZ reports. The London Boy singer, 30, sold off her Dassault Falcon 50 last month – leaving her with one […]

IG of Police orders immediate withdrawal of E-Money’s police escorts

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the immediate withdrawal of the police escorts attached to the Chairman of Five Star Group, Emeka Okonkwo aka E-Money. The spokesperson of the Lagos state command says an order came from the Inspector General of Police’s office for the immediate withdrawal of the police escorts attached to […]

COVID-19 responsible for mass deaths in Kano – Presidential team

Dr Nasiru Sani Gwarzo, leader of the Presidential Task Force Committee on COVID-19, has said that the novel Coronavirus is responsible for the mysterious deaths recorded in Kano state in recent times. Gwarzo who disclosed this to newsmen on Sunday May 3rd, said tests carried out so far, established that COVID-19 was the cause of […]

Rape allegation: Nigerian female pastor Busola Olotu makes shocking revelations about Biodun Fatoyinbo, says she believes Busola Dakolo

The last has certainly not been heard in the rape allegation leveled on clergyman, Biodun Fatoyinbo by Busola Dakolo, wife of singer Timi Dakolo. Reverend Busola Olotu, a clergywoman who Biodun Fatoyinbo saw as a mentor, had an exclusive interview with media personality, Adesuwa Onyenokwe, where she revealed that Busola’s sister, Funmi Ayeni, had come […]