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Governor Yahaya Bello becomes first APC presidential aspirant to pay N100 million nomination fee. The Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has become the first All Progressive Congress (APC) aspirant to purchase the expression of interest and nomination forms to contest the 2023 presidential election with the payment of N100 million on Tuesday. This was confirmed […]

The Kano State Hisbah Board says it has arrested eight young men and women, suspected of phone snatching and other criminal activities at Al-Furqan mosque in Nasarawa GRA. The Commander General of the board, Sheikh Harun Ibn Sina, confirmed the arrest of the suspects to newsmen on Tuesday. He explained that the suspects were apprehended […]

The Apex court has voided the participation of Andy Uba in the last governorship election in Anambra State as the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC). A five-member panel of the court, held in a judgment on Tuesday, that the APC breached its guidelines for the conduct of primaries and thus, failed to conduct […]

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has promised to seek the approval of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) for the commencement of Ibadan Dry Port before the end of May. Amaechi made this discloser while on Monday when he paid a visit to the newly crowned Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Olalekan Balogun, at his Alarere […]

The death toll in the illegal refinery explosion in Imo State has risen to 110, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has said. Mr Ifeanyi Nnaji, who is the agency’s Head of Operations in the state, confirmed the toll in an interview with Channels Television on Monday. Channels Television had reported that an unconfirmed number of people were […]

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that he would be betraying Nigerians if he failed to contest for president.Osinbajo stated this in Akure, the Ondo State capital when he visited Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to expressed his intension to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023.Osinbajo disclosed that he decided to contest for the president because he […]

Some intending pilgrims on Monday protested against the hike in the cost of 2022 Hajj fare at the Alausa Government House in Lagos State. According to some of the aggrieved pilgrims, they had paid for the 2020 Hajj since 2019 which did not hold due to the outbreak of COVID-19. They claimed that the Lagos State Muslim […]

The billionaire drug baron behind the N3billion Tramadol deal involving the embattled suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, DCP Abba Kyari-led Intelligence Response Team, IRT, Chief Afam Mallinson Emmanuel Ukatu has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA. After months of surveillance and evading arrest, Ukatu who is Chairman of Mallinson […]

It is no longer news that Oba Lamidi Adeyemi lll, the Alaafin of Oyo died after 52 years on the throne and one of the dominant issues about the Alaafin’s death, especially on social media, is the fate of his wives. 83 year-old Oba Adeyemi passed on late Friday after receiving treatments at the Afe […]

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria is getting set to introduce the park and pay scheme at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. It said the aim of the initiative was to increase sanity at the airport and effectively eradicate touting at the country’s second-busiest international airport. The Abuja Airport Manager/Regional General Manager, North Central, […]


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