Imo leaders list reasons Okorocha must be impeached

POLITICS Community leaders from the three senatorial districts of Imo State have advised the state House of Assembly to begin the impeachment process of Governor Rochas Okorocha. The community leaders accused the... Read more »

Naira closes at N362 as CBN injects $547m into forex market

In anticipation of Sallah holiday, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Thursday raised the total intervention for the week to $547 million against N195 million offered the previous week. The CBN... Read more »

Biafra: Fayose hails Southeast governors’ meeting with Nnamdi Kanu

  Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has hailed governors of the South-East states for their meeting with leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu. He said “the meeting has... Read more »

Asari Dokubo spits fire, says ‘you can’t arrest Nnamdi Kanu’

Leader of the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta(MEND), Alhaji Mujaheed Asari Dokubo has dared the Nigerian government to arrest the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra(IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu. Dokubo,... Read more »

FG awards Mambilla dam power plant contract to Chinese firm

The FederalGovernment has approved the construction of a $5.8 billion hydroelectric power plant by a Chinese state firm, the power minister said on Wednesday, the latest in a series of Chinese deals... Read more »

UK pledges $250m humanitarian aid to Nigeria

Britain’s foreign secretary and aid chief have pledged more than $250 million in humanitarian support for northeastern Nigeria to help build stability after destruction by Boko Haram’s extremists. International Development Secretary Priti... Read more »

Nigeria vs Cameroon: Primate Ayodele prophesies

The General Overseer of the Inri Evangelical Spiritual Church, Oke-Afa, Lagos, Primate Elijah Ayodele Babatunde has prophesied that Nigeria will beat Cameroon in the World Cup qualifying match on September 1, in... Read more »

Military kills Boko Haram’s deputy leader, others in airstrike

The Nigerian army announced Thursday that it has neutralized six top Boko Haram leaders and several of its militants in a series of operations earlier this week. In a statement signed by... Read more »

AfDB to invest $24b in Africa’s food sufficiency agenda

The African Development Bank (AfDB) plans to invest about $24billion over the next 10 years, to accelerate the realisation of the food sufficiency agenda, its president, Mr. Akinwumi Adesina said on Tuesday.... Read more »

Police arrest notorious kidnap gang in Kogi

The Kogi State Police Command on Wednesday arrested three notorious kidnappers terrorizing the state, particularly Okene axis. The suspects are Mohammed Abdulrazak (30), Yusuf Abona Jafaru(27) and Iliyasu Yusuf Nyamida (37). The... Read more »
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