Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, on Wednesday assured that nothing would stop the electoral umpire from conducting Nigeria's elections on 23 February.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (Jamb) has postponed the mock examination for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) billed to start on Saturday, February 23.
Atiku Abubakar, President Muhammadu Buhari's main challenger in the race for Nigeria's highest office, has alleged that the president plans to 'use' INEC to shift elections in Borno, Adamawa and Kaduna states.
The Nigerian Army on Wednesday held an expanded weekly meeting with principal staff officers, general officers commanding, and directors at the Army Headquarters Conference Room, Abuja, on Wednesday.
INEC has said it does not agree with the statement of President Muhammadu Buhari that ballot box snatchers should be killed during the elections.
Atletico Madrid beat Juventus 2-0 in a first leg Champions League round of 16 tie played on Wednesday in Spain.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will win the presidential election, according to Prophet Wale Olagunju of the Divine Seed Ministry in Ibadan, Oyo State.
The head of INEC in Kwara state, north-central Nigeria, Atahiru Madami, on Wednesday said that both Presidential and Senatorial election result sheets meant for the state...
A Nigerian aircraft carrying a huge amount of cash belonging to unknown persons, heading to a yet-to-be-disclosed location, has reportedly crashed.
Northwest Zonal Vice President of the Nigerian Union of Pensioners and top notch of the Buhari Support Organisation(BSO) “Buhari Sak” in Sokoto, Sani Muhammad Gobirawa, has defected from the APC to the PDP barely fews days to the general election.
Reactions have trailed the alleged split between American reality TV star, Khloe Kardashian and her baby daddy Tristan Thompson after she found out her he allegedly cheated on her with Kylie Jenner’s best friend, Jordyn Woods.
The Nigerian Prisons Sevice recruitment shortlist has been released as well as the venue for the physical screening and examination.
Senator Dino Melaye has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to go to the UK for medical checkup due to his comment about ballot box snatchers.
News from Chelsea in England has it that a former Real Madrid gaffer Zinedine Zidane is ready to take over the Blues' coaching job.
Popular comic Yoruba actor, Babatunde Omidina, popularly known as Baba Suwe’ has been said to be reportedly dying without anyone to help.
The 2019 fasting of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) has entered its 42nd day with the prayers points based on prayers for youths.
Some almajiris were recently spotted in one of the northern states in the country eating food off the ground with the photo going viral on the internet.
The Federal Government has directed the immediate payment of February salaries to workers wishing to travel for Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections.
The Independent National Electoral Commission has that it has completed 100% the configuration of the Smart Card Readers which will be used for the accreditation of voters on the 23rd February and 9th March 2019.
The Chief of Army Staff, Gen. Tukur Buratai, has said that there would be no military escorts for politicians especially retired military during the general elections.
The leader of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has announced that he is set to hold a landmark "nationwide broadcast"...
A former presidential aide Reno Omokri has warned the Chief of Army Staff Lt Gen Tukur Buratai over President Muhammadu Buhari's death threat to ballot box snatchers.
The presidential candidate of the National Interest Party (NIP), Eunice Atuejide, has stepped down for the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar.
Lawrence Eze is insisting that he remains the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Enugu East Senatorial Zone in the Feb. 23, National Assembly election.
Senate President Bukola Saraki has alleged that the All Progressives Congress (APC) was planning to rig Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections.
Senator Dino Melaye says God has revealed to him that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar, will become the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
Olamijuwonlo Alao-Akala, the son of the former governor of Oyo state, Adebayo Alao-Akala, has been suspended by the Oyo State chapter of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) over alleged anti-party activities.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State has debunked allegation making the rounds that it is planning to disrupt elections in the state.
The Chairman of the INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, and the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, will on Wednesday (today) update heads of diplomatic missions and international organisations accredited to monitor elections in Nigeria on INEC preparations for the elections.
The National Peace Committee (NPC) has challenged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to work toward reclaiming its integrity after rescheduling the general elections.
A former Aviation Minister Femi Fani-Kayode has knocked President Muhammadu Buhari for threatening ballot box snatchers with death.
The controversial senator Dino Melaye, of the People Democratic Party, challenged the president statement on Boxes snatchers as a too harsh statement.
Germany star Leroy Sane provided life-line for Manchester City in their 3-2 win over Schalke 04 in the Champions League on Wednesday.
The Dream Team coach Imama Amapakabo has invited a Germany-born Maduka Okoye to his team ahead of the U-23 Nations Cup in Egypt.
Game-by-game updates from 10 match venues in tthe Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) on Wednesday, February 20, 2019.
Naomi Osaka crashed out of the Dubai Championships on her debut as the world number one.
Apart from making the country proud on the table, Aruna Quadri has become Nigerian culture promoter in the new promo released by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) for the 2019 World Championship holding in Budapest, Hungary.
Ahead of his side's UEFA Champions League cracker with Atlético Madrid in the round of 16 tonight, Paulo Dybala talks Cristiano Ronaldo and Diego Simeone's men.
Atletico Madrid host Italian champion, Juventus in one of the most anticipated UEFA Champions League round 16 fixtures on Wednesday at the Wanda Metropolitano.
Schalke 04's last round of 16 appearance in 2015 was a thriller as they stormed back from a 2-0 first-leg loss to Real Madrid to give the champions an almighty fright at the Santiago Bernabéu, falling just short in a 5-4 aggregate defeat.
Unified world heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua has been warned he faces a formidable test when he takes on Jarrell Miller in New York on June 1. Former world heavyweight champion David Haye describes the 22½ stone American as a “tank” and a “monster”.
Nigerian celebrities have taken to the Instagram page of American boxer, Jarrel Miller, to express their annoyance over his action on Anthony Joshua.
Nigerian actress, Tonto Dikeh has reacted to news about American reality TV star Khloe Kardashian's break up with Tristan Thomspon who was reportedly caught cheating with Kylie Jenner's best friend, Jordyn Woods.
Nigerian entertainer Teniola Apata has continued to gain recognition internationally, as she joins Burna Boy as the second Nigerian artist to be honoured by YouTube as an 'Artist on the Rise'.
Popular actor Jigan Babaoja known as 'Sho mo aje mi ni' has visited and donated an undisclosed amount to Nollywood actor, Baba Suwe whose health was said to have deteriorated.
Nollywood Actress, Lizzy Anjorin is in the news again and this time she has threatened to spill the dirty secrets of MD/CEO Goldmyne Entertainment, Otunba Sesan Rufai.
Oluwatobiloba Daniel Anidugbe better known as Kizz Daniel has announced the date and venue for his first No Bad Songz (NBS) concert.
DMW artist Mayorkun has dropped a new song titled “Hustler’s Anthem”. This is coming after dropping his latest single 'Sope'.
Barely 24-hours after a screenshot of Davido’s hypeman Special Spesh accusing Davido’s girlfriend, Chioma Rowland of having an affair with multiple men in London, United Kingdom surfaced online, he has responded to the accusations.
American TV reality star, Khloe Kardashian has split from with Tristan Thompson after she found out her baby daddy allegedly cheated on her with Kylie Jenner's best friend, Jordyn Woods.
A Lagos-based firm Growing Circle has been sealed by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for illegal fund management activities.
The Nigerian economy attracted an investment of $43.81bn between January 2015 and December 2018, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS).
Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has revealed that the 156-kilometre new Lagos-Ibadan railway will be ready in May 2019.
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has revealed that the Nigerian economy attracted an investment of $16.81bn in 2018.
Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) experienced a 2.38 percent growth in real terms in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Poultry farming in Nigeria is an agro-business which is a key sector in Agriculture farming in Nigeria. It comprises of chicken production and rearing of breeds of birds.
A Chinese businesswoman Yang Fenglan nicknamed the "Ivory Queen" has been convicted by the Tanzanian government to 15 years in jail for smuggling hundreds of elephant tusks.
UK authorities have been alleged by a lawyer for the family of runaway British teenager Shamima Begum of planning to revoke her citizenship.
A trending video of an African woman juggling football has caught the attention of President Donald Trump.
A senior opposition politician Tendai Biti was convicted and fined on Monday for unlawfully and falsely announcing the results of last year’s presidential election that was won by Emmerson Mnangagwa.
Zambia Anti-drug authorities on Monday disclosed 5,241 people were arrested in 2018 for drug-related offences.
Britain has not yet made any decision on its security policy for national 5G networks, the head of Britain’s National Cyber Security Centre said on Wednesday, amid a furor over the alleged risks of using Huawei telecoms equipment.
Qualcomm is seeking the ban in hopes of dealing Apple a blow before the two begin a major trial in mid-April in San Diego over Qualcomm’s patent licensing practices.
Microsoft has accused Russian hacking group Fancy Bear of launching a series of recent attacks against think tanks in Europe.
Huawei Technologies Co Ltd’s founder and chief executive pledged not to share any customer information with the Chinese government and said the company had never done so, in an interview with CBS News that aired on Tuesday.
Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday introduced its second-generation of so-called modem chips to connect phones to 5G networks
British lawmakers on Monday accused Facebook of “intentionally and knowingly” violating data privacy and anti-competition laws as they called for social media companies to assume clear legal liabilities for content shared on their platforms.
Turns out Twitter's still keeping archives of deleted DMs according to a security researcher who shared his discovery with TechCrunch.
Busayo Elegbede UITH has advised secondary school students to desist eating from their peers, saying foods can be laced with drugs.
Scientists have reportedly developed new therapeutic molecules that may reverse memory loss linked to depression and aging.
A pimple is a major problem for adolescents and adults alike. When proper hygiene is not observed by an individual, it can get worse.
An NGO, Bricon Foundation, donated 100 mastectomy brassieres to the LUTH, Idi-Araba, Lagos, for the use of breast cancer indigent survivors.