Falana tackles Malami: Your claim is false… I bought no property from EFCC

Femi Falana, lawyer and human rights activist, says he never bought a property in Maitama District, Abuja, from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The property, said to have been recovered by the presidential task force on pension reform,

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Trump caught in own ‘fake news’ scandal

US President Donald Trump has been caught in the middle of accusations of spreading what he despises the most: fake news On Friday, Trump said he turned down being named Time’s ‘Person of the Year’. Writing via his Twitter handle,

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‘Your heart is my home’ — Osinbajo writes romantic note to wife on 28th wedding anniversary

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has again shown he stands the chance of being crowned one of the most romantic and caring husbands in the country. He has one more time come out in the open to shower praises on his wife,

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Libyan Navy rescues 200 migrants, retrieves 31 corpses

More than 30 migrants died and 200 others were rescued on Saturday when their boats foundered off Libya’s western coast, the Libyan navy said. The coastguard conducted two rescue operations off the city of Garabulli, 60 kilometres (40 miles) east

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‘Ekiti needs home-bred gov to succeed’

A former Nigerian High Commissioner to Canada, Dare Bejide, has said Ekiti State has not witnessed commensurate progress because it has not produced a home-bred governor since its creation in 1996. According to him, it is difficult for anyone that

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Woman kills step-son with rat poison

The Katsina Police Command have arrested a housewife for allegedly killing her 40-day-old stepson. The 28-year-old suspect resides in Majoji Village in Mai’adua Local Government Area of Katsina State. The Katsina State Commissioner of Police, Mr Bensen Gwana, paraded the suspect before

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Nigeria’s borders open to foreigh investors – Immigration boss

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) says it is promoting the policy of selective migration that opens the country’s borders to genuine investors across the world. The NIS Comptroller-General, CGI Muhammad Babandede, said this on Friday in Uyo while fielding questions

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Former President Jonathan describes Fayose a trailblazer

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has described Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, as a trail-blazer and somebody who has set new standards in innovative governance. According to a press statement issued by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Idowu

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Borno PDP elects new exco

Alhaji Zanna Gaddama has been elected as new Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Borno, with Alhaji Baba Mustapha as the Secretary. Alhaji Sabo Garba, the Chairman of the Electoral Committee in the state, announced the result in Gombe

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Police rescue village head, 3 others in Niger

The police in Niger on Saturday said they rescued Malam Haruna Gizo, the village head of Unguwan Gizo of Kagara Local Government Area of the state and three others from their abductors. The Commissioner of Police (CP) in the state,

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