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Insecurity: Northeast elders urge Buhari to sack service chiefs

The Coalition of North East Elders for Peace and Development on Sunday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to replace the service chiefs.

Survival Fund: FG releases registration schedule as portal opens today

As the portal for the registration of prospective beneficiaries for the Survival Fund opens on Monday, the Federal Government has released the timetable for...

PDP lauds Buhari, INEC, over Edo guber election

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Security Agencies and requested that subsequent elections be free,...

Fintiri congratulates Obaseki over re-election

Adamawa State Governor, Rt. Hon. Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri has congratulated Governor Godwin Obaseki on his victory at the just concluded governorship election in the...

INEC declares Obaseki winner of Edo governorship election

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has officially declared Governor Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, winner of the Saturday’s governorship election...

Shelleng mourns as district head, wife,  Islamic cleric, die in fatal road crash

Shelleng local government has been thrown into mourning following the death of the acting district head, Alhaji Abubakar Isa Dasong, his wife and a...

Just In: Emir of Zazzau, Shehu Idris dies at 84

The 18th Fulani Emir of Zazzau, Shehu Idris, is dead, sources close to the palace told FOMBINATIMES. The emir reportedly died on Sunday at the...

#EdoDecides2020: Obaseki now leads with almost 100,000 votes as 13 local govts results declared

Governor Godwin Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party is leading in Saturday’s Edo State governorship election after recording 250,345 votes in the ongoing collation exercise after...

Adamawa police nab three for car jacking, recover two stolen cars

Adamawa state police command has arrested three persons in connection with car jacking in the state. A statement by the image maker of the state...

Obaseki leads Ize-Iyamu with over 50,000 votes as INEC announces results in 11 LGs

Results from eleven out of eighteen local governments of Edo State indicate that the PDP candidate, Godwin Obaseki has maintain a wide lead of...

Tannep Prime concept vows to fight poverty, food insecurity through agriculture

A group of young entrepreneurs under the aegis of Tannep prime concept limited have vowed to fight poverty, insecurity through agriculture. The group made the...

Adamawa r-PDP denies losing structure, says only few miscreants defect to PDP

The reformed People's Democratic Party (r-PDP), a splinter of PDP led by Dr. Umar Ardo, has denied losing its structure to the PDP in...

Despite BVN, FG requires ‘self-certification’ of bank account holders

The federal government says every person that owns an account with financial institutions has to undergo a self-certification process. The directive was announced on Thursday...

Election Rigging: Kogi govt writes US, protest visa ban on politicians

The Kogi State government has kicked against the recent visa ban imposed on politicians alleged to have rigged the November 2019 elections in the...

We’re flattening COVID-19 curve, FG says; urges medical workers to suspend strike

The Presidential Taskforce (PTF) on COVID-19, yesterday, said Nigeria had made tremendous progress in containing the disease, citing data from other nations adding that...

Buhari signs Nigeria police bill 2020 into law

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed into law the Nigeria Police Bill, 2020. The president, according to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and...

Gunmen kill two policemen, abduct housewives in Sokoto

Some daredevil gunmen suspected to be bandits have struck in the early hours of Thursday and killed no less than two police officers at...

I’ll pay damages to be removed from ‘Fatal Arrogance’ – Kannywood actor

Kannywood star, Yakubu Mohammed says he is ready to pay damages to have scenes he appeared in deleted from the movie 'Fatal Arrogance'. He told...

Ardo reacts as interim chair, secretary, dump r-PDP for ruling party in Adamawa

The leader of the reformed People's Democratic Party (r-PDP), Dr. Umar Ardo has disclosed that the departure of the interim chairman, secretary and supporters...

Former Adamawa acting governor, James Barka, moves to PDP

Former acting governor of Adamawa State, Mr. James Barka has left the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in...

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NNPC, PPPRA to be scrapped in PIB transmitted to NASS by Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has transmitted the much awaited Petroleum Industry Bill 2020 to the National Assembly and has proposed the creation of the Nigerian...

Five missing soldiers abducted during attack on Zulum’s convoy slaughtered

Five soldiers abducted during Friday’s attack on the Governor Zulum’s convoy have been found dead in a bush around Cross Kauwa.

I’m deeply saddened by killing of 11 security men in my convoy – Gov Zulum

Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum has expressed sadness over the killing of 11 security personnel made up of eight policemen and three civilian JTF...

We bought freedom with N6m each – Six abducted FRSC officials say

The six Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) officials who were recently released from their abductors have said that no security agency rescued them. They said...