The Nigerian Navy said it has intercepted a large barge of carrying about 120,000 litres of stolen crude. The crude is suspected to have been stolen from different pipelines in Rivers State.
According to reports, when the boat partially submerged, people began to panic. The devastated mother of the toddler said she was pushed into the water. The baby was lost in the process. Rescuers pulled 113 to safety. But survivors said the boat had set out from Libya with 130 on board.
67 year old former Portuguese Prime minister Antonio Guterres has been confirmed by UN General Assembly to become the 9th UN Secretary General. He replaces 72 year old Ban Ki Moon of Korea, who steps down in December after two terms.
Nigerian Senate has approved the allocation of three per cent of Value Added Tax (VAT) accruable to the Federal Government in the next 10...
The bizarre occurrence happened in the early hours of Tuesday at Ashige area of Nasarawa state. The owner has been left devastated, after losing all he had. Meanwhile, a government representative has promised him (the owner) succor.
The Department of State Service (DSS) is set to begin arraignment of the seven judges arrested across the country over the last weekend in the coming week. The Agency is currently rounding up its investigations and awaiting NJC's position on the case.
The deceased reportedly confessed to have taken poisonous substance at the hospital. According to report, she had failed her promotion examination, which resulted to the act.
Ibrahim Abubakar, author of Season of Crimson Blossoms has won the Nigeria Prize for Literature for 2016 worth $100,000. The NLNG sponsored advisory board of...
As Nigerians keep basking in the euphoria of the released girls, the Federal Government, through the twitter handle of the Presidency's Office of Digital Engagement has released the names of the 21 girls released today. See full list...
The Nigerian Senate has commenced moves to legalise lobbying in Nigeria as the bill to register and regulate lobbying as a profession passed second reading. The bill is spearheaded by Senator Dino Melaye.
Tyson Fury is no longer the world heavyweight champion. The Briton has vacated the titles citing health reasons. He was due to be stripped of his titles after cancelling two planned rematches this year against Ukrainian former champion Wladimir Klitschko.
President Muhammadu Buhari is set to commence an official visit to Germany today. The visit will enable him extend talks on the bilateral relations between both countries in recent times. He is expected back in the country on Sunday.
The EFCC witness told the court that Mr. Gadanya laundered the money into separate accounts in Skye Bank between 2008 and 2010. Justice Husseni Baba-Yusuf has adjourned the trial till Thursday (today) for continuation.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has declared one of the popular Ibru brothers, Goodie Ibru, wanted for various offences in a well circulated notice,
Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria has sacked and demoted about 22 directors and general managers. This follows a report by the Presidential Committee to restructure the airport agency headed by the Head of Service, Winifred Oyo-Ita.
It was a procession which turned bloody. A member of the sect was killed in Sokoto. Nine others were reportedly killed by the Police in Katsina state. Three more lost their lives in Kaduna. The Kaduna State Government had on October 7 banned activities of the group.
U.N. human rights chief, Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein, has said that Donald Trump will be a danger to the world if elected as US president.
The 25-year-old, who was sentenced to two months in prison, stole bricks worth N60,000. However, the convict was given an option to pay N6, 000 as fine.
Lawmakers in Ogun believe the bill would address problems confronting human rights protection in the state. They also say it would deal with incessant communal disputes among residents.
Few minutes after the harrowing birth of her baby, 16-yr old Maria was given 20,000 naira ($65.79) as her share of an adoption deal she knew nothing about.