APC extends membership revalidation exercise

Nigeria, Feb. 21 -- The All Progressives Congress (APC), on Sunday, announced the extension of its membership registration and revalidation exercise. The exercise, which commenced in late January and... Read More

Panic as Osimhen loses consciousness during Serie A match

Nigeria, Feb. 21 -- Nigeria international, Victor Osimhen, lost consciousness during Sunday's Serie A fixture between Atalanta and Napoli. Osimhen had to be rushed to the hospital but according to Sk... Read More

Again, Venezuelans protest continued detention of diplomat in Cape Verde

Nigeria, Feb. 21 -- For the second time in less than three weeks, thousands of Venezuelans have taken to the streets of Caracas, the country's capital, to protest the prolonged detention of Alex Saab,... Read More

18 more people die from COVID-19 in Nigeria

Nigeria, Feb. 21 -- A total of 1,831 deaths have now been recorded from COVID-19 in Nigeria after 18 more people died on Saturday, health authorities have said. The 18 deaths on Saturday indicated a ... Read More

SPECIAL REPORT: Lagos govt's inefficiency keeps woman in jail, without trial, for six years

Nigeria, Feb. 21 -- The sullen and distraught 38-year-old woman sat on a bench at the Kirikiri female prison in Lagos. Although the State High Court struck out the criminal case against her four years... Read More

INTERVIEW: We are giving SMDF world-class management structure - Board Chair, Uba Malami

Nigeria, Feb. 21 -- Uba Saidu Malami is the chairman, Board of the Solid Minerals Development Fund, (SMDF). In this interview, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology-trained executive and highly r... Read More

Insecurity: What South-west governors discussed with traditional rulers

Nigeria, Feb. 21 -- In a bid to address the security challenges rocking the South-west of Nigeria, the governors in the geopolitical zone on Saturday met with traditional rulers at the Oyo State Gover... Read More

What EFCC officials say about chair-designate Abdulrasheed Bawa

Nigeria, Feb. 21 -- The announcement by the presidency of Abdulrasheed Bawa as the chairman-designate of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) shocked many of his colleagues Tuesday. Th... Read More

Aregbesola raises concerns about 'fair-weather' people joining APC

Nigeria, Feb. 21 -- A former Osun State governor, Rauf Argbesola, has raised concerns about the admission of new members into the ruling party, APC. Mr Aregbesola's statement comes amidst concerns ra... Read More

Kosiah killed people with ease, plaintiff says at war crimes trial

Nigeria, Feb. 20 -- BELLINZONA, Switzerland - Alieu Kosiah killed a man for refusing his order to carry looted goods in the Kolahun region of Lofa County in 1993, a witness told the Swiss Federal Crim... Read More