Tag Archives: BREAKING

BREAKING: President Buhari Arrives Yobe State

File photo   President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Yobe State, as part of his visit to states affected by Boko Haram attacks and herdsmen-farmers crisis. The President who arrived in Damaturu, the state capital on Wednesday was received by

BREAKING: Trump Sacks US Secretary Of State, Rex Tillerson

United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday sacked U.S. Secretary of State, Mr Rex Tillerson. The President made this announcement in a tweet on his official Twitter handle @realdonaldtrump He also immediately announced Director of CIA, Mike Pompeo as the successor.

BREAKING: Buhari Writes NASS To Withhold Electoral Act Amendment

File photo: Muhammadu Buhari   President Muhammadu Buhari, has written to the National Assembly to withhold assent to the amendment of the 2010 Electoral Act. The letter was read on the floor during plenary by the Senate President, Dr. Bukola

BREAKING: Buhari Arrives Benue, Meets Stakeholders

    The President, Muhammadu Buhari, has arrived Makurdi, the Benue State capital. The President arrived at the Makurdi Airport at exactly 10:43 am. He will head to the Government House, where the stakeholders are already waiting to meet with

BREAKING: Suspected Herdsmen Kill Five In Plateau Despite Buhari’s Visit

Plateau State on the map of Nigeria   Five Persons including three siblings of a family have been confirmed dead in an attack by suspected herdsmen in Nzharuvo Village of Miango, Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State. President Muhammadu

BREAKING! Independence Day Bombing: Court Sentences Charles Okah To Life Imprisonment

File photo   Eight years after, A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has sentenced Charles Okah and Obi Nwabueze to life imprisonment for their role in the October 1st, 2010 bomb blast in Abuja. The presiding judge, Justice Gabriel Kolawole, gave

BREAKING: Senate Summons Aviation Minister Over Air Mishaps

The Senate has summoned the Minister of State Aviation, Hadi Sirika, to appear before lawmakers at Plenary and explain the reason for the recent air mishaps and near fatalities in the country. A federal lawmaker, Senator Gbenga Ashafa, in a

BREAKING: George Weah Visits Buhari In Abuja

The Liberian President, George Weah, has visited President Muhammadu Buhari, at the Presidential Villa, in Abuja, the nation’s capital. Both Presidents are currently in a closed-door meeting. Former international football star George Weah, was sworn in as Liberia’s new president on January

BREAKING: Boko Haram Kills Aid Workers, Injures IDPs In Borno

  At least three aid workers were killed on Thursday night in a Boko Haram attack in Rann, Borno State. They were killed when the terrorists struck at a camp housing Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). Many of the IDPs were

BREAKING: FG Releases Names Of Abducted Dapchi Schoolgirls (FULL LIST)

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed while addressing journalists over the situation of abducted schoolgirls in Dapchi, Yobe State.   The Federal Government has released the names and full details of the 110 girls who are yet to

BREAKING: Buhari Withholds Assent To Peace Corps Bill

File photo: President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has withheld assent to the bill seeking to establish the Peace Corps. The President informed the lawmakers of his decision in a letter reading during plenary on Tuesday by the Speaker of

BREAKING: Seven Killed, 15 Injured In Kaduna Violence – Police

  At least seven people were killed and 15 others persons severely injured following the violence that broke out in Kasuwa Magani village in Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Spokesman for the State Police Command Mr Aliyu Mukhtar,

BREAKING: Buhari Meets With Released UNIMAID Lecturers, Others

President Muhammadu Buhari, has met with the recently released three University of Maiduguri lecturers and the 10 women abducted by insurgents in the Northeast. During the meeting which was held on Monday in Abuja, the President restated the government’s commitments

BREAKING: Buhari Asks APC Governors For More Time To Decide On Re-Election

President Buhari and some APC governors (File)   President Muhammadu Buhari has asked state governors of the All Progressives Congress to give him more time to decide whether he will see re-election in 2019. The President made the request during