Nine persons suspected of being involved in train ticket racketeering have been arrested in Abuja and Kaduna in sting operation by officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. Five of the suspects were arrested at Idu and Kubwa stations in Abuja on Saturday. They were identified as Clement
American news agency, Bloomberg, has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s record over the last four years as discouraging. The New York-based international news agency further stated that it wonders if ‘Baba Go Slow’ “is up to the task” of reviving the economy in his second term. The news agency noted that
The Peoples Democratic Party PDP, has accused Ministers of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi and his Justice counterpart, Abubakar Malami of plot to influence Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Tanko Mohammed to cause a constitutional crisis in Rivers state. This is as the party said it has been informed of how the
The acting Director of the Lagos State Fire Service, Rasaki Musibau and seven others have been kidnapped by gunmen along Itoikin-Epe road in Ikosi-Ejirin Local Council Development Area, LCDA in the state. At the time of filling this report, the identity of the seven abducted by the gunmen on Saturday
The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomole, has laid to rest media reports suggesting that the party has zoned the position of Deputy Senate President to the South-South. He said the party was yet to zone Senate key offices, including the office of Deputy Senate President. Oshiomole
A twin suicide attack has killed two civilian Joint Task Force members, one civilian and injured 45 others in the Muna Dalti settlement in Maiduguri, Borno State. Head of the Rapid Response Team of the Borno State Emergency Management Agency, Bello Dambatta, confirmed that the attack occurred on Saturday night.
The Joint Military Task Force (JTF) code-named “Operation Delta Safe” says it has destroyed and dislodged major militant camps in the Niger Delta, thereby boosting security in the region. Rear Admiral Apochi Suleiman, the outgoing JTF Commander, said this on Sunday in Yenagoa, at the handing over ceremony of the
kadaria Ahmed, a veteran broadcast journalist and writer, says Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State is the most useless Governor in the history of Nigeria. Ahmed stated this while addressing pressmen in Abuja, during a protest against the ineffectiveness of both Zamfara State government and the Federal Government on