Militants threaten to bomb oil facilities over poor funding of region’s varsity

The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) has threatened to blow up oil and gas facilities in the oil-rich region if the government fails to appropriate adequate funds for the Federal University of Petroleum... Read more »

Buhari tells Trump Nigeria’s strategy against Boko Haram

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that to contain the spate of the insurgency, his administration is adopting a multi-sectoral approach, involving relevant government agencies to address the socio-economic and political dimensions while the Armed Forces... Read more »

Nigerian Muslim students tackles Trump over comments on killing of Christians

The Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria (MSSN) has faulted statement credited to United States President Donald Trump on the killing of Christians in Nigeria. The Amir (President) of the MSSN in Lagos... Read more »

Buhari insists herdsmen don’t carry AK-47

President Muhammadu Buhari has again spoken in defense of the Fulani herdsmen, insisting that they do not move around with AK-47 assault rifles, but sticks. The President said this during the meeting... Read more »

Court orders temporary forfeiture of Patience Jonathan’s houses to FG

A Federal High court in Abuja has ordered an interim forfeiture to the government, two houses linked to the former First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan. Justice Nnamdi Dimgba gave the order following... Read more »

US won’t tolerate killing of Christians in Nigeria, Trump tells Buhari

United States President, Donald Trump on Monday met with President Muhammadu Buhari, warning that his administration will not tolerate the killing of Christians in Nigeria. Speaking against the backdrop of incessant killings... Read more »

Police discover $8.5m in London apartment of Nigerian student

A huge sum of money has been reportedly discovered by the Metropolitan police in the apartment of a Nigerian student. According to reports, the bailiff accompanied by the police stormed the apartment... Read more »

Soyinka tasks FG to end killings by armed herdsmen

Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has called on the Federal government to do more, to end attacks and killings allegedly by criminal herdsmen in parts of the country. Soyinka made the call... Read more »

UBA holds 2018 Chairman’s forum, seeks to strengthen corporate governance across board

The United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) has held its annual Group Chairman’s Forum, a platform for group integration, re-strategizing and knowledge sharing with the overall aim of putting the bank on... Read more »

Catholic Bishops cry out, blame Buhari for killings by herdsmen

The Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria has condemned last week’s attack and killing of two priests and other parishioners in a Catholic Church in Mbalom, Benue State. The Bishops made a public... Read more »
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