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PDP Leaders Panic Over Arms Deal

With the arrest of some chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) by officials of Department of State Service (DSS) the development is said to be causing panic within the leadership of the party. The DSS on Tuesday, arrested former National Security Advise (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd), former Sokoto State governor, Attahiru Bafarawa and […]

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Osun Council Of Obas Threatens To Shun Ooni’s Coronation

There were indications on Thursday that the Osun State Council of Obas threatened to boycott the presentation of Staff of Office to the new Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi Adeyeye slated for Monday if it is not invited officially. The acting Chairman of the Council, Oba Adekunle Aromolaran who made this known at the […]

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Igbos In Kano Disowns Pro Biafra

The Igbo pan socio-cultural organization Ohanaeze Ndigbo Kano state chapter on Thursday distanced itself from anything that has to do with activities of those agitating for the actualization of Biafra, saying such calls are nothing but a distraction from the peaceful coexistence of Nigeria. They called on government to quickly take serious measures that will […]

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$2.1 Bn Arms Deal: Bafarawa Denies Receiving Funds From Dasuki

New twist emerged in the ongoing investigation into the $2.1 billion arms deal involving a former National Security Adviser, NSA, Col. Sambo Dasuki‎ and some of his associates on Thursday, with the former Governor of Sokoto State, Attahiru Bafarawa exonerating himself of any wrongdoing. There has been a chain of revelations as to how the […]

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Senate Seek Return Of Toll Gate On Federal Roads.

More than a decade after the abolishment of toll gates on federal roads in the country, the Senate yesterday urged the Federal Government to reintroduce the measure to boost the nation’s revenue drive. Apart from generating additional income for the country, in the face of the nation’s dwindling revenue from oil, the Senate wants the […]

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Troops Foil Plot To Bomb IDPs Camp in Maiduguri

Members of the Joint Task Force in Maiduguri, Borno State, on Thursday arrested two suspects – a teenager and an adult apparently primed to bomb a displaced persons camp in the city. One of the suspects, according to a statement issued by the Army Spokesman in the area, Col. Sani Usman, is among the senior […]

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NAFDAC Warns Nigerians Against Buying Expired Products At Christmas

The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control NAFDAC on Thursday advised Nigerians to guard against buying expired products during the yuletide. Mr Dauda Gimba, the South-East Zonal Coordinator of NAFDAC, gave the advice in Enugu while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on the Agency’s planned mop-up of expired products from […]

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Why UK is prosecuting war against Cybercrime in Nigeria?

The British High Commissioner, Paul Arkwright, says one of UK’s key objective for Nigeria this year is to support the ongoing campaign against Cybercrime to reduce the number of UK citizens and businesses falling victim to fraud and cyber crime originating in Nigeria. Arkwright disclosed this on Wednesday, at the ongoing Commonwealth Telecommunications Organization (CTO) […]

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Nigerian Banks Are Still Sound But… – Chukwu

Johnson Chukwu, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Cowry Asset Management Limited, is a household name in the nation’s financial sector. His passion for financial matters has taken him far and wide as a banker and financial consultant. He spoke with Daily Trust on the state of the nation’s economy, the financial sector and […]

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Fuel Scarcity Over In Days – Minister

ABUJA — The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has assured that the current fuel scarcity in the country will be over in a matter of days, following the approval of the subsidy payment by the National Assembly. The minister, who gave the assurance during a visit to the headquarters of the Daily […]

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ONITSHA PROTEST: Gov. Obiano Finally Reacts

VanguardNgr Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has finally reacted to the outcome of Wednesday’s protest by pro-Biafra groups, the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) and the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), in Onitsha, the commercial city of the state, which reportedly led to the death of 9 civilians, two police […]

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N’Assembly Frustrates Audit Reports Since 1999 – AuGF

The Auditor-General of the Federation (AuGF), Mr. Samuel Ukura, has accused the Nigerian legislature of turning down the implementation of the 14 audit reports forwarded to it since 1999. Ukura claimed that he exposed fraud and corrupt practices in Federal Government’s ministries and agencies in those reports. He disclosed these at a retreat between his […]

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