Jega Advocates Stiffer Laws Against Fake Election Results

Prof. Attahiru Jega, former Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has urged the Federal Government to proffer stiffer laws against declaration of fake election results. Jega made the call on Wednesday in Abuja at an international conference with “Democracy and

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EFCC Freezes Accounts Of Akwa Ibom State Govt

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has frozen all bank accounts belonging to Akwa Ibom State government. Reasons behind the freezing of the state government’s bank accounts by the anti-graft agency are not yet known. Meanwhile, the state commissioner

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House Help Disappears With Master’s N300,000 In Delta

By Nosa Eresoyen, Asaba A 22-year-old female beggar-house help identified as Christy Oboroh in Asaba, Delta State has disappeared with her boss’s N300, 000, money, kept in her custody. It was  gathered that the beggar turned house help was picked by

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Africans Protest Poor Working Condition In Italy

Hundreds of mostly African farm labourers have marched from fields in southern Italy chanting “we are not slaves, no to exploitation” in a protest against the working conditions of tomato pickers, AFP news agency reports. The protest came after 16

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NASS Siege: Saraki Petitions Buhari To IBB

By Jonathan Ipaa, Abuja A few hours after addressing a world press conference alerting the public on the siege on his office, the Senate President, Dr.  Bukola Saraki, this evening flee into Minna, capital of Niger State to hold a private

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BREAKING: Chris Giwa Takes Over NFF Secretariat In Abuja

By Joel Ajayi The logjam and standoff at the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, has taken a new turn as Chris Giwa has reportedly taken over football house’s secretariat. This is happening less than 24hours after Acting president, Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, sacked the

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NFF Crisis: DSS Operatives Vacate NFF Office

By Joel Ajayi Few hours after Acting president, Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, sacked the Director General of Department of Security Service DSS Lawal Daura over the series of impunity in the country. Aljazirah Nigeria Sports gathered that one of evil perpetrated under the leadership of

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BREAKING: Sen. Akpabio Formally Defects To APC

Senator Godswill Akpabio has formally announced his defection from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to the ruling All Progressives Congress in a rally at Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom State. Details later…

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Six Kano Lawmakers Loyal To Kwankwaso Dump APC

Six ‘Kwankwassiyya’ members of the Kano State House of Assembly have defected from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to People’s Democratic Party (PDP). The legislators, who are loyal to former Governor Rabi’u Kwankwaso announced their defection in a letter they

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Nigerians Opened 11.2 Million Bank Accounts In 6 Months

By Mariam Sanni, Abuja Nigerians opened 11.2 million bank accounts in the first half of 2018 (H1’2018) comprising 8.3 million savings accounts and 1.8 million current accounts. However, the number of inactive bank accounts rose by one million during the

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