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Face Of Nollywood: Halima Abubakar Solicits For Votes

By Victoria Apata Popular Nigerian actress, model, entrepreneur and CEO of Modehouse Entertainment, a music label and entertainment management company, Halima Abubakar, has called on Nigerians to vote for her as she looks forward to becoming the new face of

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Buratai Urges Nigerians To Collaborate With Army In Fighting Insurgency

The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai on Monday said it will require collaborative efforts to combat Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria. Buratai said this while addressing top military chiefs during the African Land Forces Summit in Abuja.

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Confed Cup: Enyimba Count On Massive Calabar Support For Wits’ Tie

By Taofeek Lawal, Abuja The management of former African champions, Enyimba International FC of Aba has said the gates of UJ Esuene Stadium, Calabar will be thrown open for the return leg of CAF Confederation Cup play-off against Bidvest Wits on

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NAF Decorates 14 New Pilots

By Taofeek Lawal, Abuja  The Nigeria Air Force (NAF) has decorated 14 young pilots as parts of its human capacity development according to the Chief of The Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Saddique Abubakar. AljazirahNigeria reports that the 14 young officers,

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Chief Magistrate Bags 3-Years Jail Term Over Bribery

By Taofeek Lawal, Abuja A Chief Magistrate, Mohammed Balogun, has been sentenced to three years imprisonment by an Abuja High Court for demanding a bribe of N100, 000 from a litigant for the purpose of giving him a favourable judgment.

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ICPC To Resume Prosecution Of Former IGP Ehindero For Corrupt Practice

By Taofeek Lawal, Abuja   The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) is set to resume the prosecution of former Inspector-General of Police, Mr.Sunday Ehindero, at a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, for alleged

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FIFA To Begin Morocco World Cup Inspection

FIFA inspectors arrived in Morocco on Monday ahead of a three-day assessment of the north African country’s ability to host the 2026 World Cup, the local bid committee said. The five-member FIFA Task Force will begin its inspection on Tuesday,

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N2.5bn NEMA Scandal: Group Raises Alarm Over Plot By Indicted Officers To Escape Justice

…exonerates  DG of any abuse The New Initiative for Credible Leadership (NiCReL) has raised the alarm over alleged attempts by some top-ranking officers at the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to scuttle the efforts of the Economic and Financial Crimes

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Video: Pandemonium As Police, Shiites Clash In Abuja

Security forces and members of the Shiite movement clashed on Monday, in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).   Share with friends on WhatsApp

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Many Injured, Cars Damaged As Police, El Zakzaky Supporters Clash

BY JONATHAN IPAA,  ABUJA Hundreds of protesters are currently in a brawl with law enforcement agencies at the strategic Nicon Transcorp hotel junction,  Abuja. Eyewitness report can confirm that the protesters have barricaded the road leading to the Federal secretariat,

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