Nigeria

Almost 4000 Illegal Immigrants Rescued In Italy

3866 undocumented migrants have been rescued by the Italian Navy in boats between Sicily and the North African coast over the past weekend, authorities say. According to a statement by the navy, the illegal immigrants...

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Army Kill 70 Boko Haram Insurgents In Bama Battle

The deadly Boko Haram sect today attempted to expand its caliphate to another major Borno town, Bama, but met stiff resistance from the Nigerian army. 70 members of the terrorist sect were said to have been killed by the army. A top security official in Maiduguri confirmed the attack...

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2015: Reject Sentimental Politicians – Baba Ahmed Urges Nigerians

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Ahead of the 2015 general election, a former interim chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kaduna State, Dr Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, has advised Nigerians not to vote politicians who are polarising the country along religious lines. Speaking...

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Afenifere Gives Kwankwaso Knocks For Endorsing 1999 Constitution

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The pan-Yoruba socio-political organization, Afenifere Renewal Group (ARG), has described Governor Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso’s recent comment endorsing the 1999 Constitution as unfortunate and called on all Nigerians to condemn it...

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Clara Chime Makes U-Turn, Apologises For Her Actions During Confinement Saga

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The Wife of Enugu State gov­ernor, Mrs. Clara Chime, who, last year, packed out of the Government House, where she lived with Governor Sul­livan Chime after she alleged...

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Ebola: FG Summons Emergency Meeting Of National Council On Health Sept 1

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The Federal Government has summoned another emergency meeting of the...

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FG Wastes N3.4bn Monthly On Idle Ajaokuta Steel Mill Workers – AMCON Chairman

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The Federal Government is wasting N3.4 billion monthly on maintaining the Ajaokuta Steel Mill, the chairman of the Assets Management Company of...

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Ebola: Southeast Govs Commend FG, States

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Southeast Governors have commended the Federal and state governments over their efforts in containing the spread of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD). Rising from a meeting presided over by its Chairman and Abia State Governor, Theodore Orji, the forum also sought a cargo section at the Akanu Ibiam...

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#BringBackOurGirls Group To Hold Street Protest As Chibok Girls Spend 140 Days In Captivity

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The #BringBackOurGirls Group will today march through the streets of Abuja as part of ...

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‘Hold Jonathan Responsible If Ebola Spreads Further In Nigeria’

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The All Progressives ...

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