Rivers State governor-elect, Mr Nyesom Wike, has commended the people of the state for overwhelmingly voting for him as he promised to revive the state and give it a new lease of life.
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Devastated parents of the three siblings kidnapped by their maid last Wednesday, yesterday said they were still struggling to raise the N13 million ransom demanded by the kidnappers for the release of their children.
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Judge Anthony Pitts of the Southwark Crown Court, UK, yesterday, adjourned the confiscation hearing of Chief James Ibori, former Delta State Governor, till June 6 next year.
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The global adultery hook-up site Ashley Madison on Tuesday dubbed further efforts to ban it from South Korea as "futile" as customers greeted its return to the country with enthusiasm.
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NIGERIA Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, yesterday in Lagos, set an agenda for the incoming government of General Muhammed Buhari, GMD, retd, in the Petroleum industry, saying the government must end importation of petroleum products within a record time.
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UNICEF said yesterday that no fewer than 800,000 children have fled their homes in north-eastern Nigeria because of the activities Boko Haram insurgents.
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The victory dance of the incumbent governor of Imo State and governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief Rochas Okorocha, was cut short in the early hours of yesterday as the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, declared the poll inconclusive.
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The national leadership of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday picked holes on last Saturdayâ€™s governorship and State Houses of Assembly elections, saying they were characterized by widespread irregularities, with alleged support by some security officers of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to the advantage of All Progressives Congress, APC.
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The European Union Election Observer Mission (EU EOM), yesterday, identified Rivers and Akwa Ibom states as areas where violence and deliberate interference with the electoral processes were most pronounced during the governorship and House of Assembly elections.
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The Network on Police Reform In Nigeria, NOPRIN, yesterday, demanded the sack of the Inspector-General of Police, Suleiman Abba, the leadership of the Directorate for State Service, DSS, and all the service chiefs in the country as part of a way to overhaul the entire security system of the nation.
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The quest for the control of political power by political gladiators in the various political parties in Akwa-Ibom State on Saturday April 11, 2015 gubernatorial and House of Assembly elections has surely left very little to be desired
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Lagosâ€”Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State has said that Lagos residents have chosen service, competition and choice over very banal patronage a few weeks to an election by voting for All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate, Akinwunmi Ambode, even as he urged the governor-elect to stay connected with the people.
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IF you passed the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway in the last two weeks, you would recognise it. The tankers were gone, the beauty of the repaired road was visible and a trip to Apapa and parts thereof, did not take eternity.
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Lagosâ€”The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday asked a Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja to adjourn indefinitely its ruling on an application filed by a former Managing Director of Bank PHB, Francis Atuche,seeking to quash the theft charge preferred against him and two others.
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Hillary Clinton finally announced her White House candidacy Sunday, a move that empowers her to parry Republican attacks as she seeks to become the United States' first female president.
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Ericssonâ€™s Media Vision 2020 research has predicted that by 2020, there will be 50 billion connected devices, and of these, more than 15 billion are expected to be video enabled.
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International election observers on Sunday called for the cancellation of the Governorship and House of Assembly elections in Rivers.
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Kaduna State Governor-elect, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, on Sunday, expressed appreciation to the people of the state for the mandate given him to serve them.
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