Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili, and three other members of BBOG have taken off with minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed, on the trip to Sambisa forest, Concise News gathers.
No fewer than 37 people were killed when a Turkish cargo plane crashed into a village in Kyrgyzstan, according to a statement from Kyrgyzstan’s Ministry of Emergency Situations.
The convener of the bring back our girls (BBOG) advocacy group, Dr Oby Ezekwesili, as well as some members of the group have been left stranded at the airport after agreeing to Sambisa trip.
Amnesty International calls for the immediate release of El-Zakzaky after the expiration, today, of the 45-day ultimatum given by a High Court of Justice.
The Presidency has asked citizens to reject any demand for money for forms of the Social Investment Programmes (SIP). It says none of the programmes attracts an application fee.
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sympathy and heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims of Monday morning suicide bombing at the University of Maiduguri.
Enyimba International Football Club of Aba on Sunday defeated the Sunshine Stars FC of Akure 1-0 in their first game of the 2016/2017 Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) season.
The accused, Sunil Rastogi who is also a tailor was arrested in eastern Delhi over the weekend after investigations into sexual attacks on young girls led the police to him.
Apparently trying to to manage his dented reputation, Gov Ajimobi of Oyo State has released his own video version of of his tensed encounter with students of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH).
NAPA Rovers attacker Ashton Surber was booked by the referee for revealing a "Marry Me" inscribed shirt proposal to his girlfriend after scoring an amazing goal.
Kim Kardashian's statement on the horrifying Paris robbery has been released by the French Police, with details of how she was stripped off her jewelries at gunpoint.
A Nollywood movie producer Mrs Bolanle Austine-Peters, and Terra Kulture founder said the entertainment industry has the potentials of bringing in revenue if fully harnessed.
About 60 Nigeria Police and Civil Defence operatives were reported to have rescued the centre referee of the NPFL game between Rangers and Abia warriors from angry fans.
CIA Director John Brennan had some sharp criticism and warnings Sunday for Donald Trump, saying the incoming president doesn’t have a “full understanding” of Russia’s power and threat to the world.
Authorities in Bahrain on Sunday put to death three men convicted in a deadly attack on police, the first executions in the Gulf kingdom since 2010, according to reports.
The President on Sunday applauded troops serving in different parts of Nigeria and Africa for their sacrifice. He gave the commendation during the 2017 Armed Forces Remembrance Day celebration in Abuja.
Champions Rangers opened their title defence with a 2-1 defeat at home by southeastern rivals Abia Warriors on Sunday in a keenly contested Nigeria Professional Football League game.
Get play-by-play account of Match Day One games of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) across nine venues right here on Concise News Global.
As part of the clearance operations of remnants and fleeing Boko Haram terrorists in the north east, troops have continuously been carrying out raids, patrols and cordon operations.
The kidnappers of students and staff of the Tulip International School are reported to have demanded 1.2 billion naira ransom for the release of the abductees.
Fifty companies are reported to have submitted bids to partake in the provision of sea worthy Tug boats on charter time basis for the maritime operational requirements of the NNPC.
Adama Barrow, Gambia's president-elect, is in neighbouring Senegal and it is reported that he will remain there at the request of ECOWAS leaders until his planned inauguration this week.
The Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) advocacy group, in its response, has accepted the FG's invitation to join the troops in combing Sambisa forest for the missing Chibok girls.
The Nigerian Army on Sunday said its soldiers killed 13 suspected Boko Haram members during clearance operations in Bomboshe and Sinbaya in Dikwa Local Government of Borno.
Rangers begin their title defence today against Abia Warriors in an Oriental Derby as Match Day 1 of the 2016/17 Nigeria Professional Football League season continues on Sunday with nine games.
Nigerian champions Rangers have completed the signing of Fortune Omoniwari from Akwa United and four others, with 24 hours to their NPFL season opener against Abia Warriors.
VP Yemi Osinbajo will be in the Niger Delta from Monday to visit a number of oil communities with a view to finding a long lasting and permanent solution to the crisis in the region.
The much anticipated opening game of the 2016/17 NPFL season between hosts Kano Pillars and FC Ifeanyiubah ended abruptly as the visiting side walked out of the game, alleging bias officiating.
The Federal Government has invited members of the Bring Our Girls Back (BBOG) to a short trip in a military operational flight into Sambisa forest in search of the missing Chibok girls.
There are indications that President Muhammadu Buhari and other West African leaders, may have tactically taken Gambia’s president-elect, Adama Barrow, into safety.
Residents of Okitipupa in Ondo State have continued to patronise charcoal sellers as substitute for their daily domestic cooking.
Non-academic unions under the aegis of the Joint Action Committee (JAC) in the Nigerian universities have given notice of plans to embark on a warning strike.