The Oyo state government says it indeed ordered the demolition of an N800m building belonging to ace gospel musician Yinka Ayefele on Sunday, few hours after its lawyer said that the government was unaware of the demolition.
Senate President Bukola Saraki has accused Bola Tinubu of supporting President Muhammadu Buhari's re-election bid because of his desire to become President in 2023.
Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has said only potential looters should be afraid of the recent statement of Buhari.
Indigenous gospel artiste Yinka Ayefele, owner of music house and Fresh FM Ibadan, has released a statement on the demolition of the music house.
South and North Korean family members met for the first time since their relationships were torn apart by war nearly 70 years ago.
Lagos state police command had on Sunday arrested a 29-year-old man Taiwo Akinola after her allegedly hacked his mother's head for money ritual.
The United States embassy says it will reopen its Abuja’s consular section on Friday, August 24 for full services for both visas and American Citizen...
A front line House of Representatives hopeful for Warri Federal Constituency in the forthcoming 2019 elections, Thomas Ereyitomi has advised Muslims faithful in Delta...
President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Nigerians to shun personal interests and embrace tolerance and sacrifice for others.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday, August 20, at an Ikeja High Court filed corruption charges against Senator Albert Bassey, representing Akwa Ibom North East Senatorial district.
Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar says the attitude of citizens towards one another and not diversity in religion is responsible for Nigeria’s problems.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused the Rivers state Governor, Nyesom Wike, of instigating the violence that marred the Port Harcourt Constituency 3 bye-election on Saturday.
Former Presidential New Media aide Reno Omokri has said President Buhari and the APC are never short of individuals to blame for their failures.
National Chairman of the PDP Uche Secondus, has called on Muslim faithfuls to use the Sallah period to pray to God to rescue the country from the APC.
Senate Godswill Akpabio (APC-Akwa Ibom North West) has said he regrets imposing Governor Udom Emmanuel on the people of Akwa Ibom.
Some lawmakers have said some members of the APC in the House of Reps were against the plan of Adams Oshiomhole to impeach Senate President Bukola Saraki.
Gov Aminu Tambuwal has said he is capable of challenging President Muhammadu Buhari for the ticket of the APC in the 2019 presidential election.
Ex-National Caretaker Chairman of the PDP, Ahmed Makarfi, has disclosed that a top government official was responsible for the violence that marred Saturday’s bye-election...
Gov Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has warned Senator Rabiu Kwakwanso not to contest the 2019 election against President Buhari.
Jurgen Klopp says his Liverpool side are not interested in being called ''title contenders'' despite their strong start to the new Premier League season.
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has blamed referee Michael Oliver for his team's 2-0 defeat to in-form Liverpool in Monday's Premier League game at Selhurst Park.
Besiktas are understood to be in the advanced stages of talks with Liverpool over a two-year loan deal for goalkeeper Loris Karius.
Pep Guardiola has hit back at Jose Mourinho after accusations that Manchester City lacked class over a behind-the-scenes TV documentary.
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has labelled reports that he tried to push through a transfer to Inter as "the greatest nonsense in history".
DMW Entertainment boss and frontline act Davido released a brand new song titled, "Aze" featuring Peruzzi and Port Harcourt heavyweight Duncan Mighty.
Brampton Manor Academy in East London, the UK, a state school headed by a Nigerian, Dr. Dayo Olukoshi, has produced the best A'level results this year.
Nigeria international and Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi sustained a hamstring injury in Arsenal’s 2-1 defeat by Manchester United in the Premier League on Sunday.
Nigeria's banking sector had transactions of 509,668,433 amounting to N32.90 trillion in the first quarter of 2018, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS).
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday signed the Instrument of Accession to the International Cocoa Agreement, 2010.
NBS has said a total of 509,668,433 transactions valued at N32.90 trillion was recorded in the banking sector during the second quarter of the year.
Nigeria products are not competing well with others in the global market, according to the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria.
The Chairman, Nigerian Ports Consultative Council (NPCC), Chief Kunle Folarin, has said Nigeria controls 70 per cent of cargo traffic of West and Central Africa.
Mali’s Constitutional Court on Monday declared Ibrahim Keita President after the incumbent won elections that his opponent said were marred by fraud.
Federal investigators are investigating whether Michael Cohen committed fraud via loans obtained by the taxi medallion business he owns with his family.
The President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo, has declared a week of mourning for the late former United Nations chief Kofi Annan.
A man accused of crashing his car into the security barriers surrounding UK Houses of Parliament was charged Saturday with attempted murder, police said.
A Baltimore Police Officer who was seen in a footage brutalizing an unarmed civilian has resigned after he was suspended for the act which he perpetrated.
Following the death of a the UN former Secretary-General, Koffi Annan, the United Nations says its mourning his death. Statement published Kofi Annan's official Twitter...
Staphylococcus aureus has been described as important to a female's private part just as it is not a sexually transmitted infection.
The National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM) has urged its members to keep abreast of the trends in the nursing profession.
A consultant paediatrician, Dr Adaugo Onyedinma, has advised parents to always enroll their babies in school after they have attained at least two years of age.
Medical Doctor, Tochukwu Egwuonwu has revealed that contrary to beliefs, Staphylococcus aureus is not a sexually transmitted infection but vital for every woman’s private part.
National AIDS Indicator and Impact Survey (NAIIS), said it has recorded a 93 per cent National response rate in six states.
Zainab Salisu, 33, has given birth to a set of quadruplets, two males and two females, in a camp of internally displaced persons in Maradun, Zamfara state.
As a way to sensitse, educate and promote exclusive breastfeeding amidst nursing mothers, the Kaduna State Primary Health Care Development Agency has put together a Baby Show.
National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has appealed to Gombe State Government to establish drug abuse control committee.
A laboratory scientist, Elochukwu Adibo, has made a call on government to subsidize and support private medical practitioners.
Project Coordinator, Civil Resource Development and Documentation Centre (CIRDDOC), Mr Paschal Anozie, has urged the media to promote ideas that would boost the campaign against...
UN Children's Fund said the ongoing deadly Ebola outbreak in the eastern part of the DRC has been reported to have particularly affected children.
LG will announce a new lineup of Xboom speakers at IFA 2018, some of which will carry the smart, ThinQ branding and have built-in support for Google Assistant.
German auto maker Volkswagen said Monday it was recalling 700,000 SUVs around the world, warning that lights built into their sunroofs risk short-circuiting if they become wet.
The Lagos State University, Ojo, has come up with an e-Help Desk to process requests from its internal and external publics online to improve service delivery.
An iPad exploded at the Apple Store in Amsterdam on Sunday as a result of an overheated battery, reports Dutch outlet, AT5.
Telecommunication giant, MTN, has debunked a report that it is considering to sell shares in African online retailer, Jumia.
Three suspects alleged to have stolen assets worth 600 million yuan ($87m) through hacking have been arrested by the Chinese police.
The US govt is trying to force Facebook to break the encryption in its popular Messenger app so law enforcement may listen to a suspect’s voice conversations in a criminal probe.
Researchers from Rutgers University, Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis, and Binghamton University have found a fresh use for a the Wi-Fi technology.
Should what we wear to church determine where we sit in church? Adedoyin Adediwura tries to provide answers to this contentious issue.
Columnist Mohammed Ajah examines the role of Nigeria's traditional rulers in President Muhammadu Buhari's re-election bid.