NHRC lists 35 indicted SARS operatives, Malami pledges prosecution

The National Human Rights Commission on Monday submitted a list of 35 operatives of the disbanded…

BREAKING: Lagos Government Declares 24-Hour Curfew

The Lagos State government has declared a 24-hour curfew across the state. The announcement was made…

Nigerian Protesters Block Lagos With Army Preparing to Deploy

Protesters blocked key routes in Nigeria’s commercial hub on Monday as the authorities signaled a tougher…

Police begin training of 1,850 SWAT personnel today

The police authorities have partnered the International Committee of the Red Cross and other development partners…

#EndSARS: Lagos Directs Students To Stay At Home

The Lagos State Government has directed all pupils/students in public and private schools to stay at…

#SARSMUSTEND: ‘Your Voice Has Been Heard Clearly’, Sanwo-Olu Tells Protesters

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has told protesters that their voices have been heard. This follows…

IGP Orders All Disbanded SARS Officials To Report For Psychological Examination

Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered all personnel of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS)…

Eight Killed As Explosion Rocks Lagos Community

Eight persons have been confirmed dead following a gas plant explosion that occurred in the Ipaja…

President Buhari Presents Proposed 2021 Budget Of N13tn

President Muhammadu Buhari has presented the proposed 2021 Budget of N13 trillion to the National Assembly.…

Okonjo-Iweala Closer To WTO DG Job, Reaches Final Stage – Sources

Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has reached the final stage in the race to lead the World Trade…

NBA Finals 2020: Kentavious Caldwell-Pope steps up when the Los Angeles Lakers needed him most

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has delivered his signature performance of the postseason in Game 4 of the NBA…

Mesut Ozil and Sokratis left OUT of Arsenal’s Europa League squad

Mesut Ozil and Sokratis Papastathopoulos have not been included in Arsenal’s squad for the Europa League group-stage.…

Former Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry joins Kings staff

The Sacramento Kings have added former New Orleans Pelicans head coach Alvin Gentry to their staff…

Ronaldo, Juve internationals reported for breaking coronavirus isolation

Cristiano Ronaldo and other top Juventus players could face legal action for rejoining their national teams…

Fire guts Lagos school building

Fire gutted a school building belonging to Pure Seed Montessori, in the Ifako-Gbagada area of Lagos…

Millions of Nigerians extremely poor, Osinbajo admits

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday, admitted that millions of Nigerians were extremely poor. He said elected…

Former GFA President Kwesi Nyantakyi’s lifetime ban reduced to 12 years

Information reaching our correspondent indicates that the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has reduced Kwesi…

Buhari signs air service agreement with USA, others

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has signed the instruments of ratification of the Bilateral…

2 guilty of supporting deadly Westgate mall attack in Kenya

A Kenyan court on Wednesday found two men guilty for supporting the 2013 attack on Nairobi’s…

Iran fears regional war as fighting rages around Nagorno-Karabakh

Iran’s president warned on Wednesday that fighting between Azeri and ethnic Armenian forces in the South…

First Female Duo Win Nobel Chemistry Prize For Gene Editing Technique

Emmanuelle Charpentier of France and Jennifer Doudna of the US on Wednesday won the Nobel Chemistry…

France Accuses Turkey Of Military Involvement In Karabakh Conflict

France accused Turkey on Wednesday of “military involvement” on the side of Azerbaijan in its conflict…

FEC Approves N654bn To Monitor Illegal Frequencies In South East

The Federal Executive Council has approved the sum of N653,886,584 to procure and deploy a hybrid…

El-Rufai Appoints Ahmed Bamalli As New Emir Of Zazzau

The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has approved the appointment of Ahmed Nuhu Bamalli as the…

FG To Totally Close Section Of Third Mainland Bridge For Two Days

The Federal Government has announced its plan to completely close a section of Third Mainland Bridge…

‘Take Insurgency War To All Hideouts’, Zulum Challenges Army To Change Tactics

The Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum, has challenged the army to change its tactics to achieve…

Calvert-Lewin turns to Inzaghi highlights on YouTube to help blossoming England and Everton career

Dominic Calvert-Lewin has been watching clips of Filippo Inzaghi to fine-tune his game after Everton boss…

Lagos to deliver 3,004 houses in December

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Monday, said seven housing schemes would be completed and delivered before December…

Alleged N2.2bn Fraud: Fayose’s Trial Stalled As 8th Witness Fails To Show Up

Updated October 6, 202010 The trial of the former Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose,…

Ondo Governorship Election: Akeredolu, Jegede, Ajayi, Others Sign Peace Pact

Candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Rotimi Akeredolu; Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Eyitayo Jegede; the…

Nigeria aims to revamp refineries, end oil-for-fuel swaps

Nigeria aims to end the country’s so-called oil-for-fuel swaps system in the near future and rely…

Antoine Griezmann is unhappy at Barcelona, says France boss Didier Deschamps

Antoine Griezmann is not happy with new Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman’s decision to play him in…

Deadline day: Busy Bayern bring in three as Man Utd look set for late flurry

Bayern Munich have enjoyed a hugely productive transfer deadline day with three new arrivals at the…

Every sponsor of terrorism in Nigeria will not see New Year, Adeboye declares

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, on Sunday…

Nigeria’s railway people: Life alongside a high-speed rail link

From Rigasa, the next station is Kakau, then Dutse, then Rijana,” announces Ade, a train conductor…

Travellers must bear full costs of COVID-19 tests – PTF

The National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Dr Sani Aliyu, has said the…

Lagos Ex-CP Faults Ban Of FSARS, Calls For Audit Of Internal Mechanism

A former Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Fatai Owoseni has faulted the ban of the…

Restructuring: We Will Not Succumb To Pressure, Says Presidency

The Presidency on Sunday said it will not respond to comments suggesting Nigeria is on the…

Police Officer Arrested For Alleged Impersonation In 2020 UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has arrested a police officer, Etim Israel, for allegedly…

DR Congo Soldier Shoots Three People Dead At Point Blank

A soldier in the Democratic Republic of Congo shot three people dead and wounded two more…

Alleged N2bn Fraud: Senator Ali Ndume Tells Court He Can’t Find Maina

Senator Ali Ndume who is standing as surety for a former Chairman of the defunct Pension…

Klopp: Mane has become a world-class player

Jurgen Klopp has lauded Sadio Mane for developing into one of the game’s leading attackers. Mane…

Liverpool’s Sadio Mane tests positive for Covid-19

Liverpool’s in-form Senegalese forward Sadio Mane has tested positive for Covid-19 and is self-isolating, the club…

Mutahi Kagwe stares at 6 months in jail for contempt, set to be sentenced in November

– The Employment and Labour Relations Court in Nairobi on Thursday, October 2, deferred sentencing after…

El-Rufai releases 25 prisoners, convert death sentences

THE Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, on Thursday announced the release of 25 prisoners and…

Arsenal’s Europa League 2020/21 group stage fixture schedule confirmed

Arsenal will kick-off their Europa League campaign with a trip to Austria to face Rapid Vienna.…

Ondo Election: IGP Deploys 1 DIG, 1 AIG, 11 CPs

Ahead of the Ondo State Governorship election, the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu (NPM, MNI) has…

Celebs React to Donald Trump Testing Positive for COVID-19

Donald Trump took to Twitter on Thursday night, and revealed that he and First Lady Melania Trump have tested positive…

Bayern’s talks with Chelsea over Hudson-Odoi reach ‘decisive phase’

Talks between Bayern Munich and Chelsea over starlet Callum Hudson-Odoi have now reached a ‘decisive phase’,…

Biden Tests Negative For COVID-19, Continues Campaign

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said Friday he has tested negative for Covid-19, three days after…

21-Year-Old Nigerian Found Dead On UK Beach In ‘Mysterious’ Circumstances

The mother of 21-year-old Blessing Olusegun is demanding the cause of her daughter’s death whose body…

Police Commission Promotes 175 Senior Officers, Steps Down 112 Others

The Police Service Commission has approved the promotion of 175 senior Police Officers and stepped down the…

FG Orders Reopening Of Unity Schools

The Federal Government has ordered unity schools in the country,  earlier closed due to the COVID-19…

Appeal Court Overturns Nullification Of Diri’s Election As Bayelsa Governor

A five-man panel of the Appellate Court has overturned a ruling which nullified the election of…

Rangers 2-1 Galatasaray: Arfield and Tavernier keep Europa League journey alive

Rangers secured a spot in the Europa League group stage by winning their play-off against Galatasaray…

Beau Biden, an ‘inspiration’ for US Democratic candidate

Joe Biden once again paid tribute to his son Beau, who died of cancer in 2015,…

Southgate swipes back at Mourinho over freshness of Harry Kane

Gareth Southgate has reminded José Mourinho that concern over the freshness of Harry Kane works both…

Celta Vigo 0-3 Barcelona: Fati on target again as Messi dazzles for 10-man Blaugrana

Lionel Messi tormented Celta Vigo and Ansu Fati scored his third goal in two LaLiga games as…

US auto sales drop less than expected in Q3

Automakers reported better-than-expected third-quarter US auto sales Thursday, pointing to strong demand for trucks and a…

Sarajevo 0-1 Celtic: Edouard strike sends visitors into Europa League group stage

Odsonne Edouard fired Celtic through to the Europa League group stage as Neil Lennon’s Scottish champions…

Zulum: bring Chadian soldiers to join Boko Haram battle

Borno State Governor Babagana Zulum on Wednesday asked the Federal Government to seek the support of…

Police drop $120,000 fraud case against Osun deputy chief of staff

The Office of the Inspector General of Police on Wednesday withdrew the $120,000 fraud charges instituted…

Ivory Coast raises 2020/21 cocoa farmgate price by 21%

Ivory Coast has raised the fixed farmgate price paid to cocoa farmers more than 21% to…

Trump Signs Stopgap Funding Bill to Avert a Government Shutdown

President Donald Trump signed stopgap spending legislation early Thursday to avert a government shutdown weeks before…

Messi Vs Ronaldo In Champions League Group stage, Man Utd To Face PSG

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo will meet in a mouthwatering clash in this season’s Champions League…

Educating The Girl-Child Is Silver Bullet To Eradicating Poverty – Sanusi

A former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Lamido Sanusi is canvassing for the education of…

[email protected]: PDP Asks Buhari To Rejig Cabinet, Save Nigeria From Collapse

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to rejig its cabinet and save…

[email protected]: President Buhari’s Independence Anniversary Speech (Full Text)

INDEPENDENCE DAY ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON…

Buhari’s Speech: Implementation More Important Than What Was Said, Says Jega

A former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Attahiru Jega wants President Muhammadu…

Lagos Trade Fair election: Northern Nigeria warns against fraudulent exercise

– A northern group, NMU has warned Lagos trade fair leadership against conducting a flawed election…

Hopes dashed but still dreaming, Nigeria turns 60

It was just after midnight in Lagos, on a horse-racing track turned square, when Nigeria’s new…

Liverpool midfielder Thiago tests positive for COVID-19

Liverpool midfielder Thiago Alcantara has tested positive for coronavirus, the Premier League club announced on Tuesday.…

Is the Premier League’s new handball rule resulting in more penalties? – Investigating the Opta numbers

Handball – after matchday three of the 2020-21 Premier League season, that seems to be all…

Zidane blasts Hazard critics as star nears Real Madrid return

Eden Hazard is “very close” to a return to full fitness as Real Madrid boss Zinedine…

Scientists Invent New Method To Treat Cancer Without Drugs

A research team in Singapore has devised an experimental treatment approach that causes cancer cells to…

Sex Toy Shop Assault: Court Fines Senator Elisha Abbo N50m

A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory sitting in Maitama, Abuja has awarded N50 million…

Court Funding: 36 State Governments Take FG To Supreme Court

The 36 states of the Federation on Monday took the Federal Government to the Supreme Court,…

Madrid Widens Restrictions, One Million People Now Under Partial Lockdown

A million Madrid residents were under partial lockdown Monday as the region moved to slow the…

Edo Organised Labour Rejects Strike Suspension By National Labour Leadership

Labour leaders and members of the civil society in Edo State have rejected the decision of…

Labour Suspends Planned Strike, FG To Put Electricity Tariff Hike On Hold

The organised labour has suspended its strike scheduled for today (Monday) after a meeting between labour…

Zulum Escapes Another Attack On Baga-Monguno Road

The convoy of Borno State Governor Babagana Zulum again came under attack earlier on Sunday in…

Northeast elders ask Buhari to sack service chiefs after attack on Zulum’s convoy

Following the recent attack on the convoy of Borno state governor, Babagana Zulum, a group of…

FG To Meet With Labour Unions Tonight

The Federal Government will be meeting with Labour Unions at 7 pm tonight to avert planned…

Trump Says He Has ‘Advantage’ If Election Went to Congress

Donald Trump on Saturday expressed confidence he would be re-elected president if Congress has to break…

Laycon Crowned Winner Of Big Brother Naija Season 5

After 10 weeks of undiluted entertainment, the Big Brother Naija Lockdown season has come to a…

Son facing lengthy absence with hamstring injury, says Mourinho

Tottenham forward Son Heung-min is likely to be out for some time with a hamstring injury,…

Newcastle’s Callum Wilson steals point at Spurs amid more late VAR drama

A football match took place here, and occasionally a fairly engaging one, but once again the…

Hoffenheim 4-1 Bayern Munich: Champions’ 32-match unbeaten run ends as Kramaric, Dabbur inspire hosts

European champions Bayern Munich suffered their first defeat since December when their 23-match winning run was…

Fresh World Bank, AfDB, IDB loans may raise Nigeria’s debt to N31.7tn

Fresh loan disbursements expected from the World Bank, African Development Bank and Islamic Development Bank may…

Jose Mourinho hits back at Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after jibe from the Man Utd boss

Jose Mourinho has hit back at Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after the Manchester United boss cheekily mocked the Spurs…

Suarez starts Atletico career on bench for Granada clash

Luis Suarez will have to wait for his full Atletico Madrid debut after the former Barcelona…

Boko Haram Terrorists And Family Members Surrender To Troops

Sequel to sustained aerial bombardment and aggressive intensive clearance operation by troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE…

EU Calls For ‘Immediate Return To Negotiations’ Over Karabakh

The European Union called Sunday for a halt to fighting between Armenian and Azerbaijani separatists over…

British Minister Urges Premier League To Give Financial Aid To Smaller Clubs

The British minister with responsibility for sport has urged the Premier League to give financial support…

Monday Mass Protest: Gbajabiamila Meets With NLC

The Speaker of the House of Representatives has met with the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC).  The…

18 Persons Killed In Ambush On Borno Govt’s Convoy – Defence Headquarters

The Defence Headquarters says 18 persons were killed in the Book Haram ambush on the Borno…

Lucas Torreira could derail Arsenal’s transfer plans as club confirm deal is off

Lucas Torreira has seemingly seen a route to one of his favoured transfer destinations blocked off…

‘We got away with one’ – Man Utd pulled off the biggest heist in Premier League history at Brighton

“We got away with one,” Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admitted on BT Sport after Manchester United’s 3-2…

Racing to face Exeter in European Champions Cup final as Sarries and Toulouse crash out

Racing 92 or Exeter Chiefs will be crowned champions of Europe for the first time after…

West Brom 3-3 Chelsea: Abraham completes Blues’ second-half rescue mission

Tammy Abraham’s last-gasp goal completed Chelsea’s rescue mission following a shambolic first half in a breathless…

Union close to signing Karius from Liverpool on loan – reports

German goalkeeper Loris Karius is poised to return to the Bundesliga with Union Berlin amid reports…

Iran prepares to impose new coronavirus lockdowns as cases rise

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday authorised the country’s provinces to impose lockdowns wherever necessary to…