Voting has started in the United States of America to elect a new president who will lead the country for the next four years.

It is an election that is expected to either elect the first female president for the country or it will be the first time an outsider – a businessman – would become the leader of the world’s most powerful country.

The cross-examination of chief prosecution witness, Mr. Micheal Wetkas, in the trial of Nigeria’s Senate President , Dr. Bukola Saraki, has ended.

Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, has attributed the re-appearance of high profile attacks in Nigeria’s Northeast to the support that the Boko Haram terrorists get from some individuals.

The Army Chief emphasized an urgent need for a renewed local and international support to end terrorism in the country and globally.

Leading manufacturer and Nigeria’s only total beverage alcohol (TBA) company, Guinness Nigeria Plc, has revved up its commitment to driving responsible drinking behaviour among Nigerian consumers by partnering the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to deliver its innovative and trailblazing DRINKiQ training sessions to officials and Corps members in a bid to take the responsible drinking messa

Police in Lagos State on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, killed two suspected armed robbers at Ire-Akari Estate, Isolo, Lagos.

 The two suspects, operating in a motorcycle, allegedly robbed a man (names withheld), who was coming out from a commercial bank at Oke-Afa in Isolo.


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Boko Haram: What Obasanjo Told Buhari About North East Nigeria

Nigeria’s former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, on Thursday, April 7, 2016, briefed President Muhammdu Buhari on the outcome of his recent trip to Borno State to assess the damage done to the North East by Boko Haram terrorists.

Super Falcons Land In Dakar

The delegation of Senior Women National Team, Super Falcons, has arrived in Dakar ahead of Friday’s Africa Women Cup of Nations qualifying match against Senegal’s senior women.

Amuneke Opens Flying Eagles’ Camp


Head Coach of the Nigeria Under-20 boys team, Emmanuel Amuneke, has opted to have a three-day open screening for new players ahead of the team’s camping for a 2017 Africa U-20 Cup of Nations qualifying fixture against Burundi.

Basketball: Hoopers plan tough against Oluyole Warriors

Rivers Hoopers head coach, Ogoh Odaudu, has pledged that the team will make up for the game they lost to Delta Force when they travel to take on Oluyole Warriors on Friday.

Football: El-kanemi returns to Maiduguri

The Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) club, El-kanemi Warriors, is set to return to its original home ground in Maiduguri this weekend.

The Northern based club has played the last two seasons in the NPFL outside the state due to some domestic security challenges.

Offshore assets: Saraki defends wife

Embattled Nigerian Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday brushed off allegations of wrongdoing concerning his wife's offshore assets revealed in the Panama Papers, as he went on trial in Abuja on fraud charges.

National League To Begin May 7


The Congress Nigeria National League (NNL) on Wednesday in Abuja resolved that the 2015/2016 League season would kick off on the weekend of 7th May 2016.

ITTF: Nigeria, Egypt Renew Rivalry At Juniors In Algiers

The rivalry at the senior level between Nigeria and Egypt will again be ignited at the 2016 ITTF African Junior and Cadet Championship holding in Algiers on Wednesday April 6 to 12.

Saraki’s Trial Adjourned Till April 18


The trial of Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, on alleged falsification of assets has been adjourned till April 18, 2016 for continuation of hearing and cross-examination.

NNPC Receives Seven Cargoes Of Petrol To Ease Fuel Scarcity

The long fuel scarcity may soon abate going by plans announced by the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to embark on massive importation of products which should guarantee availability of petrol across the country.


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