AS the leadership of All Progressives Congress, APC, plans to meet to take final decision on the zoning of offices among the six geo-political zones, the North Central caucus of the party has asked the party to zone the position of the Senate presidency to the zone.
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An exhaustive probe of the key flip-flops that led to President Goodluck Jonathanâ€™s defeat and how the President lost the goodwill that earned him victory in 2011.
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Lagosâ€”The Lagos state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has advocated the use of Smart Card Readers for the stateâ€™s local council elections just as it decried the delay in the conduct of the polls.
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â€œUnsold Nigeria crude grows as buyer interest fallsâ€. PUNCH, Thursday, April 9, 2015, p 41. The story by Femi Asu, went on to state that â€œWeak buying from Asia and other regular buyers of Nigerian crude oil has left a large overhang of March, April and May cargoes, it was learntâ€.
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ONDO state government weekend says it suspects ethanol poisoning as responsible for the death of over 20 persons in Irele area of the state last week.
It dismissed insinuation that the alleged strange disease was contagious and put death tool at 18.
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The Nigerian Consul-General in South Africa, Amb. Uche Ajulu-Okeke, said on Sunday that Nigerians lost more than 1.2 million Rand (N21 million) in the on-going xenophobic attacks.
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The Chief Imam of Lafia, Malam Dahaltu Dahiru, has urged all Nigerians to pray for the success of the administration of the President-elect Muhammadu Buhari.
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No fewer than five persons, including a six-month old baby boy, were killed in a fire incident between Friday and Saturday in Lagos.
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Nineteen people were killed in Thursday night's attack on a Cameroonian village by Nigeria-based Boko Haram militants, a security source said in an updated toll, adding that most of the victims were beheaded.
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South Africa's national team will play two international friendly matches against neighbouring countries in a bid to sensitise the public on the evils of xenophobia.
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At least 23 villagers have died in clashes between two mainly fishing and farming communities in central Nigeria's Benue state, police said Sunday.
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Chelsea boss, Jose Mourinho has hailed Nigeria midfield maestro, John Mikel Obi for his two minutes display during the Weekend victory over Manchester United at Stamford Bridge.
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No matter how repulsive majority of the public think incest it, it is troubling that a lot of cases involving what is now termed â€˜Genetic sexual attractionâ€™ surface everyday â€“ in the papers, on the telly and even on the grapevine.
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NATIONAL leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP reiterated Sunday raised alarm that the All Progressives Congress, APC was plotting to impose a one-party system in Nigeria by approaching some senior members of the PDP with phantom promises and threats designed to destabilize the party.
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There are various video clips circulating on social media networks of the xenophobic attacks going on in the former apartheid country, South Africa. When I first came across one of these clips earlier this week, my initial reaction was to ignore it and turn over to reputable broadcast news outlets to see if I can get more stories and probably watch "clean" videos of these attacks.
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Seven hundred people are feared dead after a fishing boat packed with migrants trying to reach Europe capsized off Malta, the UNHCR said Sunday.
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Nigerians who waited for the much celebrated signing of contract between the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and Coach Stephen Keshi scheduled to take place Friday had their hopes dashed as the evnt did not hold afterall.
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No fewer than 60 persons were feared killed at the weekend in a bloody communal crisis between Ologba and Egba communities of Agatu Local Government Area of Benue State.
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Shortly before the six weeks shift in the general elections in February, requested by the military to enable it rout Boko Haram from Nigerian shores and recover scores of local government and communities overran by the terrorists in the North East, the Nigerian Army was in the eye of the storm.
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The face -off between the 19 All Progressives Congress (APC) lawmakers in Ekiti State House of Assembly and Governor Ayo Fayose may soon be over, as the governor says he is willing to negotiate with the lawmakers
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