Onnoghen: Group backs Buhari, takes protest to National Assembly

Nigeria First Organisation (NFO), a coalition of Nigerian Youths across the country on Tuesday, stormed the…

Farmers decry fertilizer diversion in Jigawa

BY DAHIRU SULEIMAN, DUTSE Peasant farmers of Gwiwa local government area in Jigawa state have cried…

Gov. Shettima lifts defeated APC guber aspirant’s support group with N5m, urges unity

BY INUSA NDAHI, MAIDUGURI Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State yesterday gave N5 million for onward…

Grenade Attack Kills Two At Southern Philippines Mosque

Belongings are seen inside a mosque in Zamboanga city on the southern island of Mindanao on…

Go and face your trial at CCT, Court of Appeal tells Onnoghen

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja on Wednesday dismissed a motion filed by Walter Onnoghen,…

Fashikun Goes Home Today

*Sports Minister, NOC President, others pay tributes at his wake The late former THISDAY sports correspondent…

Gov Dickson Rewards Bayelsa Queens with N22m for Winning NWPL Super 4

Bayelsa State Governor Henry Seriake Dickson has rewarded victorious Nigeria Women Premier League (NWPL) Champions Bayelsa…

Rohr Worries over Injuries, Complacency

Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, has admitted his concern over injuries and complacency ahead of…

Grammy-Winning R&B Singer James Ingram Dies At 66

James Ingram, a Grammy winner known for his soulful R&B hits, has died, his friends and…

UBA Approves Financial Accounts, Set for Dividend Declaration

Shareholders of United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc are expecting the announcement of a final dividend…

CBN Injects Additional $210m into FX Market

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday injected another sum of $210 million into the interbank…

CCT Adjourns Onnoghen’s Trial Indefinitely

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) on Monday adjourned indefinitely the trial of Chief Justice of…

Opposition Parties, Lawyers Storm NBA Headquarters over Onnoghen’s Suspension

Hundreds of opposition politicians, lawyers, civil society groups, under the aegis of National Interest Defenders on…

Lawmaker Sentenced To Seven Years In Prison For ‘Tricking’ Wife

A Kuwaiti court on Monday sentenced an opposition politician to seven years in jail for failing…

IGP Adamu appoints six new DIGs

Acting Inspector-General Muhammed Adamu has appointed six new Deputy Inspectors-General of Police (DIG) . Four of…

Strike: We are still consulting – ASUU President

Three months after going on strike, the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) says it is…

Tribunal Upholds Fayemi’s Election As Ekiti Governor

The Ekiti State election tribunal has dismissed the petition of the Peoples Democratic Party and its…

Table our road before Federal Government for repairs, Maigatari community tells Gov Badaru

BY DAHIRU SULEIMAN, DUTSE. Hundreds supporters of the ruling  All Progressives Congress (APC) in Maigatari Local…

APC condemns dissolution of Ogun Waterside LG by Gov Amosun

 The Caretaker Committee of the Ogun State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned…

Pope Says Priest Celibacy Not ‘Optional’

Pope Francis/ AFP Pope Francis said Monday celibacy for priests was a “gift to the Church”…