The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has justified the burning of cocaine and other illicit drugs seized by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA). NDLEA’s recent revelation of seizing and setting ablaze cocaine weighing 1.8 tonnes and valued at over N194 billion set off a barrage of criticisms. The […]

Today is World Heart Day (WHD) and cardiologists have alerted to a steep rise in cases of heart attack, stroke and kidney failure in the country. Heart diseases, also called cardiovascular diseases, are heart conditions that include diseased vessels, structural problems and blood clots. Most common types are coronary heart disease, high blood pressure (hypertension), […]

Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Ahmed Tinubu on Wednesday said he will take his campaign to every part of Nigeria. Speculations have intensified in recent months over Tinubu’s physical health ahead of a demanding campaign schedule. However in a statement on Wednesday, the former Lagos State Governor said he plans to take […]

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has frowned at the statement by the Presidency in its response to his vow to arm the Amotekun Corps in the state. Mr Akeredolu, a lawyer, has been a consistent advocate for an approval for state security outfits to bear arms. He recently accused the Federal Government of double […]

Justice Daniel Osiagor of the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the Labour Party and its supporters not to converge on the Lekki toll gate for its #Obidatti23 Forward Ever Rally billed to hold on the 1st of October, 2022. The court also directed the Inspector General of Police(IGP), Usman Baba, and the […]

The Federal Government has declared Monday, October 3 as a public holiday to mark the nation’s 62nd Independence Anniversary Celebration. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government. Royal Times reports that Aregbesola congratulated all Nigerians on the celebration and assured of the government’s commitment to tackling […]

A former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has warned that the 2023 general election may make or break the country if “we do not watch it.” Obasanjo said this when the President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, Most Reverend Daniel Okoh, paid him a courtesy visit at his Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library Penthouse […]

Governors Samuel Ortom of Benue State; Seyi Makinde of Oyo State; Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State; Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State, all believed to be loyal to Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike, including Wike, on Wednesday, boycotted the inauguration of the Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Council and book launch in honour of the PDP […]

Nigerian artiste, Oyinkansola Aderibigbe, popularly known as Ayra Starr has featured American Artist and Television Personality, Kelly Rowland, on the remix of her hit single, Bloody Samaritan. Earlier this year, the duo had hinted at the collaboration after GhanaianAmerican author, Larry Ossei-Mensah, made a proposal with a video of himself driving with the song playing […]

The United States is preparing a new one point one billion dollars billion arms package for Ukraine in its battle with Russia. An official of the United States said the package is expected to use funds from the Ukraine Security Assistance Initiative (USAI). The USAI fund is appropriated by Congress to allow the Biden administration to […]

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