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Social Media Gives Me High Blood Pressure – Tinubu

Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Presidential Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says he has stopped reading social media. Tinubu, who frequently updates verified social media handles under his name, said this in a video currently trending online. “I don’t read social media anymore; they abuse the hell out of me. If I read it, I […]

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Abacha Loot: Total Repatriation From US Hits $332 Million

The United States Department of Justice said it has transferred over $20.6 million to the Federal Government of Nigeria as part of the loot traced to former Nigerian military leader General Sani Abacha and his co-conspirators. The US DoJ, in a statement on Thursday, said the fresh repatriation brings the total amount forfeited and returned […]

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I Will Be Contesting As President Of Nigeria – Hanks Anuku  

Speaking exclusively with Premium Times on Friday, the actor said he is not what people think he is. The actor also said that nothing was wrong with him and that he was doing just fine. “I will never be what they say I am because I am more significant than that. I am in Asaba […]

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Drugs Almost Took My Life – Singer Solid Star

Singer Joshua Iniyezo aka Solid star has recounted the dangers that drug abuse cost him. In an Instagram post, the singer said his addiction to crystal ice, pills and cigarettes had almost cost him his life. He advised those struggling with the habit to either stop or reduce it. He said: “I almost lost my life because […]

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Ataga’s Murder : I Was Forced To Sign Prepared Police Statement, Says Chidinma

Chidinma Ojukwu, the alleged murder suspect of Super TV Chief Executive Officer, Usifo Ataga, on Thursday told a Lagos High Court sitting at the Tafawa Balewa Square that the statement she wrote at the police was torn. Ojukwu said this while giving evidence at the trial within trial to ascertain whether the statement she made was voluntarily […]

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US Repatriates $20.6 Million Abacha-linked Loot

The United States (U.S.) Department of Justice (DoJ) announced yesterday that it has repatriated more than $20.6 million worth of assets linked to former Head of State, the late Gen Sani Abacha and his associates. The DoJ said in a statement yesterday that the transfer of funds “is in accordance with an August 23 agreement […]

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Wike Pledges ‘Logistics Support’ For Peter Obi’s Campaign

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State on Thursday pledged to provide “logistics support” for the campaigns of Labour Party (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi within the state. Wike also said Obi, a former Anambra State governor, has all the characteristic to lead Nigeria. The Rivers governor made this known to the LP presidential candidate in […]

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War Without End : Nigerian Government Insists On No-Work, No-Pay For ASUU Members

The Federal Government yesterday insisted on no-work, no-pay for members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, who spoke after the week’s Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting, said the government has paid the teachers what was due to them. “I think that’s the position of the government; that it […]

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Comic Nigerian Actor Apama Loses Only Son

Comic star actor Osinachi Dike aka Apama has lost his two-year-old son, Jboy. The toddler was reported to have died at a hospital after battling with sickness for a long time. According to reports, the actor’s son breathed his last at a hospital in Owerri, Imo State on Tuesday. Corroborating the tragic news, Apama lamented over the […]

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I’ll Return Peter Obi To Anambra State, He Doesn’t Know The Road – Tinubu 

Presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu claimed that the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, Peter Obi does not know the road to lead as the president of Nigeria.  Tinubu made this assertion while speaking at the APC presidential campaign flag-off holding today (Tuesday) at the Rawang Pam […]

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Politicians Are Friends Struggling For National Cake, Don’t Die For Them, Bishop Kukah Cautions Nigerians

The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Matthew Kukah has cautioned loyalists of politicians not to kill themselves in demonstrating support for their candidates. According to the septuagenarian priest, opposition politicians are friends jostling for their piece of the national cake and shouldn’t be taken too seriously. Kukah spoke on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily programme on Tuesday hours […]

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Obidients Threat To PDP Not APGA – Soludo

The Anambra State Governor, Charles Soludo, has declared support for the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, Professor Peter Umeadi. Soludo said the candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, and his supporters, known as the ‘Obidients’, were no threat to APGA. This was as he said the Obidient movement was an offshoot […]

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Imo Monarch Shot Dead In Palace

Gunmen, on Monday, invaded Obudi Agwa community in Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State,  killing five persons, including the traditional ruler of the community, Eze Ignitus Asor. Dailytrust gathered that some armed youths stormed the palace of the traditional ruler where a dispute between locals were being arbitrated and opened fire on him. Aside […]

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Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial Adjourned Indefinitely 

The Federal High Court Abuja has adjourned indefinitely the trial of the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu in the terrorism charges brought against him by the Federal Government. Justice Binta Nyako put off the trial sine die at the instance of Kanu pending the resolution of the Federal Government’s […]

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2023: Peter Obi Knows That He Can’t And Won’t Win – Soludo

Anambra State Governor, Chukwuma Soludo on Monday tackled the presidential candidate of the Labour party, Peter Obi, in a lengthy opinion piece. The former Central Bank of Nigeria Governor said Obi knows he cannot win the 2023 presidential elections and is only playing a game. “Let’s be clear: Peter Obi knows that he can’t and […]

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Why People With Diabetes Die Early – Obasanjo

A lack of education and carelessness in managing the ailment are mostly responsible for early death from diabetes, former president Olusegun Obasanjo has said. Mr Obasanjo, 85, spoke Sunday evening at the MKO Abiola Stadium, Abeokuta, Ogun State, during a novelty match between All-Stars Football Club of Abeokuta and some ex-Super Eagles. The match ended […]

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Lady Who Jumped Into Lagos Lagoon Identified As DSS Staff 

The lady who jumped into the Lagos Lagoon Thursday afternoon has been identified as Adetutu Adedokun, a staff of the Department of State Services (DSS). Sources in the office revealed that she is an unarmed combat instructor who stepped into the shoes of her parents who worked with the plain cloth service. Just a few […]

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Climate Change: Western Countries Are Hypocrites, Can’t Dictate To Africa – Buhari

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has called out western countries for hypocrisy and failure to take responsibility in tackling climate change. “Many of my peers are frustrated with Western hypocrisy and its inability to take responsibility,” he wrote in a Wednesday WashingtonPost article. The Nigerian leader noted that western governments have repeatedly failed to meet their commitments to […]

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