As the 2018 Osun governorship election draws near, security personnel deployed to Osogbo, the state capital, have revealed that they are protecting the CBN building because sensitive materials have arrived the premises.
A ravaging flood that affected not less than six local government areas in Delta state has left four persons drowned including a blind man and an 11-year-old boy. In response, Governor Okowa said he will compensate affected areas.
Not many persons are aware of the fact that the use of aspirin, famous for pain relieving, can actually cure acne, which is also known as pimples. This is because the pill has a potential to dry up the affected areas of the skin.
Loyalists of Governor Darius Ishaku on the platform of Taraba Network for Peace and Development, have threatened Adams Oshiomhole with lawsuit if he does not retract his statement that the head of the state is unpopular.
In preparation for the 2019 general polls, the All Progressive Congress (APC) caucus in the National Assembly of Nasarawa has adopted the indirect mode for its primaries, one of its reasons being that it is cheap to operate.
There are reports that immense pressure is mounting on Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos to drop his second term bid as more attempts to get the all-important support of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu have not been successful so far.
The return of some alleged blackmailers and swindlers of an Osun lawmaker, Timothy Owoeye, to a magistrate court has sparked serious tension at the premises as his supporters stormed the building in solidarity with him.
The Association of Waste Managers of Nigeria (AWAM) in Lagos, through its vice chairman, David Oriyomi, on Tuesday, September 19, said in a statement that the state in now among the dirtiest cities in the world.
In response to widespread allegations levied against his boss, the special adviser on media and information communications technology to Governor Samuel Ortom, Tahav Agerzua, has said that such claims are false.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) after an intense meeting convened by its National Working Committee (NWC) under its national chairman, Adam Oshiomhole, has fixed Wednesday, September 19, to begin screening of its aspirants.
The Sokoto state governor and a PDP presidential aspirant, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, has said that whereas he will accept whatever may be the result of the primary, he intends to deal with security issues in the north, if he wins.
Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, the Sultan of Sokoto, has warned Nigerians to shun conflict and violence, especially as the 2019 general elections approach. He said that no country will achieve meaningful development without peace.
An Akwa Ibom APC delegation led by a former petroleum minister, Don Etiebet, has cried to President Muhammadu Buhari that the domination of the PDP in the state has left their members in serious need of his immediate help.
An ex-Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, has listed reasons President Muhammadu Buhari should be re-elected in 2019. He mentions upgrade in security as the president's topmost achievement.
The Benue governor, Samuel Ortom, on Monday, September 17, alleged that the Miyetti Allah group is cooking up a plot to mobilise its members in an effort to orchestrate violence, adding that the APC does not care about the state.
Following alleged non-payment of environmental development levy spanning over three years by not less than 12 banks in Ibadan, the Oyo state government has sealed the financial institutions on Monday, September 17.
Imam Mahroof Onike, the chief missioner of Nasrul-Lahi-L-Fatih Society (NASFAT), has urged Muslim faithful to assist in building mosques in order to gain favour and blessings from God both here on earth and after death.
The call for direct primaries in the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara has recently been supported by seven gubernatorial aspirants in the ruling party alongside a former governor in the state, Alhaji Mamuda Shikafi.
The police command in Lagos has arrested two suspects, Olakunle Ogunyemi (31 years) and Anthony Bello, who were involved in the killing of an Austria returnee, Michael Chinedu, during a fight in 2016 over a football match.
Jimi Ogbobine, a senior analyst at Agusto and Co, on Sunday, September 16, said that in order to properly fund infrastructure in the country, the federal government needs to borrow not less than N1.2tn to N1.6tn in 2018.
A Rivers State Polytechnic dropout, Chinedu Emenike, has confessed to the police that he joined a cult group, Aye confraternity, while a student with the hope that he will gain employment through members of the gang on graduation.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bauchi has mentioned upgrade in general security within its confines as its key reason for adopting the state governor, Mohammed Abubakar, and President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of 2019 polls.