The Anglican Bishop of Minna Diocese Rt. Reverend Daniel Yisa has called on Nigerians to give President Muhammadu Buhari a free hand to choose the right persons that he considers capable and upright that can can work with him and move the country forward.
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Nigeriaâ€™s national male basketball team, Dâ€™Tigers, has finally won a first ever FIBA Afrobasket Championship on Sunday night, in Tunisia, after beat 10-time champions and arch-rivals, Angola 74-65.
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FORMER registrar of National Business for Technical Education Board, NABTEB and Pro- Chancellor, Governing Council, Igbinedion University, Okada, Professor Olu Aina disclosed yesterday that the late Ooni Oba Sijuwade Olubuse (II) fought the south-west before his death.
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Sir, I was in shock when the news broke on the social media, and with confirmation by fellow Nigeria Immigration Service recruits that our induction programme has being placed on suspension by the service.
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n July 17, 2012, a recently re-elected Governor Adams Oshiomhole visited the Aso Rock Presidential Villa and on his way out he had a chat with State House Correspondents and said as follows â€œwhat the Edo election has confirmed is that when the President and Commander-in-Chief puts the country first and conducts himself as a statesman, not just as a party leader, credible elections are possible, because people were apprehensive that the Nigerian Army could be misused. But of course, I told them
EVERY Nigerian loudly proclaims their hatred of corruption. Corruption has made majority of us poor and our country backward, with only a handful of super-rich folks, most of them crooks. We all want corrupt people brought out to the public square and lynched. But how many of us can cast the first stone? When this question was posed to a Biblical lynch mob, none of them had the nerve or conscience to do it.
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WHAT made the last general elections more significant is that for the first time in the political history of Nigeria, a sitting president was defeated in an election in which he was a candidate. The truth and reality is that in most countries of Africa â€œthe power of incumbencyâ€ has largely been used often to subvert the will of the electorate. Nigeria has not been an exception until, of course, the last presidential election.
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Dr Nya Asuquo, a former House of Representatives member, has appealed to Nigerians to be patient with President Muhammadu Buhari over his recent appointments.
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THE perennial battle over the title of Ohaneze N digbo of Oyo state resurfaced again, weekend, as the socio-cultural group accused the Ohaneze national leadership of instigating crisis in the state.
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President Mohammadu Buhari is set to swear in the newly appointed Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Engr. Babachir David Lawal.
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Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State, Umana Umana, has hailed the appointment of Ita Enang as Senior Special Assistant to the president on National Assembly Matters (Senate).
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Manchester City set a club record of 10 successive league victories by maintaining their 100 per cent start to the season with a 2-0 win over Watford at Eastlands on Saturday.
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Sultry actress, Chika Ike is currently at Inagbe Grand Restores &Leisure, located some kilometers away from Apapa seaport, Lagos, with her elder sister, Vivien, family members and Â friends, having fun in the nature-suffused environment.
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The enormously popular talk show, Berekete on Wazobia FM radio, Abuja station, told the incredible, yet true story of the hardworking and respected school teacher somewhere in Plateau state who hanged himself.
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Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has commiserated with the families of the seven people that died in a Donier plane crash on Saturday in Kaduna.
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Dr Oby Ezekwesile, Co-Chairperson of the Bring Back Our Girls (BBoG), the advocacy group spearheading the release of the abducted school girls from Chibok, Borno State, speaks on their efforts, 500 days after the kidnapping allegedly by Boko Haram.
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The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on Saturday said it had transported 18,909 intending pilgrims to Saudi Arabia for the 2015 pilgrimage.
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NATIONAL leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Saturday took a swipe at the government of President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC, saying that the nation's economy worse in ninety days.
According to PDP, Nigerians were scammed with empty promises since the President was inaugurated in May 29.
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Nobel Laurette, Prof Wole Soyinka, has described former President Olusegun Obasanjo as somebody who should not be taken seriously, adding that he has no respect for him.
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Two French investigative journalists were charged with blackmail for demanding two million euros ($2.2 million) from the king of Morocco not to bring out a book purportedly containing damaging revelations about the monarch, legal sources said Saturday.
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