You remain deregistered, INEC tells 74 political parties

Nigeria, March 20 -- The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has insisted that none of the 74 parties deregistered last year would participate in the electoral process until the Supreme C... Read More

Cape Verde's Supreme Court overrules ECOWAS Court, approves Alex Saab's extradition to U.S.

Nigeria, March 18 -- The Cabo Verde's Supreme Court on Wednesday gave an order authorising the extradition of the Venezuelan diplomat, Alex Saab, to the United States of America. The verdict is in sh... Read More

APC, PDP bicker over unemployment figure

Nigeria, March 17 -- Nigeria's two dominant parties have again engaged in trade blame over the surge of unemployment rate in the country as released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). The NB... Read More

Again, Falana writes Cape Verde, demands release of Venezuelan diplomat

Nigeria, March 16 -- Femi Falana, Counsel to the detained Venezuelan diplomat, Alex Saab, has asked the Cabo Verde Government to respect the latest ruling of ECOWAS court on the case. The regional co... Read More

ECOWAS Court orders release of Venezuelan diplomat, awards $200,000 compensation

Nigeria, March 15 -- The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) court on Monday ruled that the arrest and detention of a Venezuelan diplomat, Alex Saab, by Cape Verde was illegal. It also... Read More

Anyaoku, Sanusi, Soyinka, Sultan, others discuss saving Nigeria from collapse

Nigeria, March 7 -- A catalogue of Nigeria's grievances found outlet, Saturday, at the 2021 Obafemi Awolowo Lecture, when prominent national voices including Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka, former Common... Read More

Finland appoints Nigerian honourary consul

Nigeria, March 5 -- The Government of Finland has formally announced Bankole Oloruntoba, a climate innovation expert, as its new Honorary Consul to Lagos. This was disclosed by the Finland ambassador... Read More

Insecurity: PDP accuses APC of plot to take over Zamfara

Nigeria, March 4 -- The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of plotting a forceful take over of Zamfara State because of the security challenges confronting ... Read More

Meghan Markle calls out royal family in 'bombshell' Oprah interview

Nigeria, March 4 -- CBS has released a new clip of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's anticipated sit-down with Oprah Winfrey. In the clip, as published and reported by the New York Post, Markle says o... Read More

Don't follow Magu's footsteps, restore professionalism in EFCC, PDP tells Bawa

Nigeria, March 1 -- While Abdulrasheed Bawa's performance before the Senate might have rekindled some people's hope in the EFCC, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has cautioned him against possible ... Read More