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Paris-bound businessman nabbed at Abuja airport, ingests 111 wraps of cocaine

Emmanuel Okechuku Orjinze, a 48-year-old businessman travelling to Paris, has reportedly consumed 111 wraps of cocaine. The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA)...

Ex-EFCC chairman Ibrahim Lamorde dies at 61

A one-time Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Lamorde, is dead. He was 61. Born on December 20,...

365 days in office: Tinubu to inaugurate projects in Lagos, Abuja, across the country

Ahead of the first anniversary of his administration on May 29, President Bola Ahmed Tinubu on Saturday departed Abuja for Lagos to begin...

Odili to Fubara: Don’t be afraid, nobody can shake you, we are solidly behind you

Dr. Peter Odili, a former governor of Rivers State, has restated his unflinching support for Rivers Gov. Siminalayi Fubara’s administration. Odili urged Fubara...

Intervene in Kano Emirate stalemate, Islamic scholars beg Pres. Tinubu

Worried by the tension following the dethronement of the Emir of Kano, Aminu Bayero, and subsequent reinstatement of Sanusi Lamido, Islamic scholars (Ulamas)...

Nigerian economy: Worst days are over, Pres. Tinubu assures

President Bola Tinubu has assured Nigerians that the worst days are over for the economy, just as he promised that his administration will...

Just in: We will accept whatever the law says, deposed Emir of Bayero breaks silence

The deposed 15th Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, has stated that nobody is above the law, saying he will accept whatever...

Breaking: Hunter now the hunted! Gunmen abduct Army officer in Makurdi, demand N5m ransom

The kidnapping of Charles Ogbonna, a Senior Non-Commissioned Officer (SNCO), has been reported near an army barracks in Makurdi, Benue State, capital. The...

Lamido’s reinstatement: We will obey court’s order for status quo ante – Kano Police Command

The Kano State Police Command has stated that it will comply with the court order that ruled against Muhammadu Sanusi’s reinstatement as Kano...

National Sports Festival Holds January 2025, Announces Sports Minister

The Federal Government has approved January 2025 as the official date for the 22nd edition of the National Sports Festival. The games to...

Just in: Soldiers deployed to protect deposed Aminu Bayero

Following an order for the arrest of deposed Emir Aminu Ado Bayero by the Governor of Kano, Abba Yusuf, a heavy presence of...

Just in: Nigeria records 2.98% GDP growth in Q1 ’2024

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Nigeria fell to 2.98 percent, a decrease from the 3.4 percent rate in the fourth quarter of...

Northern elders react to Sanusi’s reinstatement, caution Kano Gov. Yusuf

As the return of Kano Emir Muhammadu Sanusi II continues to raise dust in the polity, the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has sent...

NELFUND student loan portal opens

The Nigerian Education Loan Fund (NELFUND) has opened the application portal for the first phase of the student loan scheme. According to NELFUND,...

NNPC Ltd. , Schlumberger (SLB) Sign Agreement to Boost Upstream Operations

As part of strategic reforms aimed at unlocking opportunities in the nation’s oil and gas industry, NNPC Energy Services Limited (EnServ) and Schlumberger...

16th Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi, turbaned

Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II was turbaned on Friday as the 16th Emir of Kano. The Government House in Kano hosted the coronation of...