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Emir tasks Igbo leaders on brotherhood

By Ummi Ismaeel,

The Emir of Minna, Alhaji Umar Farouq Bahago, has challenged the new Igbo Community leadership in Niger State to avoid the mistakes of the past by operating an open-door policy and to carry all the Igbo people in the state along.

PDP Convention: What Fayose told Bode George, others in Lagos

Ekiti State governor and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential
hopeful, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has urged the party in the South-West to forge a common front and present a single candidate for the national

NGO donates books to ECWA school in Yobe

By Mohammed Abubakar,

Nigeria climb up in October Fifa ranking

Nigeria are now ranked 41st in the world according to October Fifa ranking released on Monday.

In September, the Super Eagles dropped six places despite their impressive outing against Cameroon – where they got four points over two legs.

Crazy! Three-year-old who rides a 20-foot python

A little boy seen riding a 20-foot python in the streets of northern Vietnam is quickly making its way around the internet.

How man killed, buried prostitute in Delta

The Ughelli Police Area Command has arrested a suspect simply identified as Efe for allegedly burying a prostitute he had spent the night with at his Ughelli apartment after she was said to have died mysteriously while they were together.

Nigeria’s inflation rate drops, food prices up

Nigeria’s annual inflation rate marginally slowed for an eighth month in September, easing to 15.98 percent, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said on Tuesday in its latest publication of the Consumer Price Index.

Senate summons Fayemi over lead poisoning

The Senate has invited the Minister of Solid Mineral, Kayode Fayemi, to appear before plenary to brief lawmakers on the mining roadmap and how it intends to ensure the protection of the residents of mining host communities.