Buhari to militants, others: ‘We won’t negotiate Nigeria’

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has told agitators, particularly members of the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) that the country’s unity is not negotiable. Addressing a cross section of residents of the Federal Capital Territory who paid the traditional Sallah homage to him at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Wednesday, the president also appealed to the militants to ...

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Militants to Dickson: ‘Pay workers or we storm Government House’

By Michael Tombra, Yenagoa A coalition of militant groups calling itself the Joint Revolutionary Council (JRC) has vowed to storm Bayelsa State Government House if Governor Seriake Dickson fails to pay outstanding salaries to civil servants in the state. Facebook Comments

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Group calls on Buhari to probe Ikpeazu’s link to N’Delta militants

By Achike Uchenna, Umuahia A pressure group, Abiazurumee Oganihu Abia, has lambasted the NDA, warning it to steer clear of issues regarding the state just as it called on the Federal Government to probe into a possible link between the group and Governor Okezie Ikpeazu. Facebook Comments

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Oba of Lagos and House Majority Leader at Eid prayers on Wednesday

L-R: Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Babatunde Akiolu; Commissioner of Police in charge of Lagos State, Mr. Fatai Owoseni Facebook Comments

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Eid picture from Sokoto

L-R: Sokoto State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Waziri Tambuwal in warm handshake with former President Shehu Usman Shagari shortly after the Eid prayers in Sokoto on Wednesday…Credit Government House, Sokoto. Facebook Comments

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Bukky Ajayi, veteran Nollywood actress dies at 82

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos One of the veteran female faces in the Nigerian film industry, Hajia Zainab Olubukola (Bukky) Ajayi has passed on. Facebook Comments

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Tinubu’s EId-el-Fitri Message; ” After Prayers We all have work to do “

National leader of the APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has congratulated Nigerian Muslims on the successful completion of this year’s holy Ramadan month. Facebook Comments

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Eid el-fitri: Lagos Police Command assures residents of adequate security

The Lagos States Police Command on Tuesday assured the general public that adequate and necessary security measures have been put in place during and after the Eid el-Fitri celebrations. Facebook Comments

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Ripples in police over retirement of AIG, choice of DIG

…PSC commits errors, Okiro in trouble There is disquiet in the Nigeria Police Force following errors committed by the Police Service Commission (PSC) on the retirement of an Assistant Inspector- General of Police and appointment of two Deputy Inspectors-General of Police. Facebook Comments

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U.S. warns about possible attacks in Lagos

The United States on Tuesday warned of possible attacks against expatriates and foreign visitors in Nigeria’s biggest city, Lagos, during public holidays marking the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. Facebook Comments

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