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FG has refused to release Govt Support Fund to Rivers State...

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has revealed that the APC Federal Government has denied the Rivers State Government Special Funds under...

FCT minister, Niger state governor move to resolve lingering border disputes

By Henry UmoruABUJA- MINISTER of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, Mallam Muhammad Musa Bello and Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello have...

Nasarawa pensioners take protest to state house as they lament 200...

- Pensioners in Nasarawa state have protested unpaid gratuity by the state government- The aggrieved pensioners lamented their conditions and appealed to the...

State Congresses Further Divide APC

 Saraki/Lai, Ganduje/Kwankwasiyya, Bello/Ametuo, Shittu/Ajimobi,  Lead Parallel Congresses  Shettima, El-Rufai’s Men Retain Full Control  Why nPDP is APC’s Biggest Threat The state congresses of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday deepened...

Islamic State claim their ‘SOLDIER’ responsible for HORRIFIC Paris knife attack...

Police scrambled to the scene after an attacker began knifing pedestrians.Islamic State’s propaganda arm has described the suspect in the attack as one...

North Korea news – state to dismantle nuclear test site next...

This comes after the country pleged to discontinue nuclear tests. The country's central news agency said the dismantlement of the nuclear test ground would...

Yahaya Bello now CP of Nasarawa State

Mr Yahaya Bello, the new commissioner of police in Nasarawa State, assumed office on Friday, according to the command’s Police Relations...

World War 3: Trump’s new Secretary of State promises USA SOLUTION...

Mike Pompeo, a former Army officer who was a Republican congressman, referred to his time as a soldier in the Cold War when...

Golden State Killer: Ancestry DNA was crucial in catching Joseph James...

Officers arrested Joseph James DeAngelo, 72, on Tuesday at his home in the Sacramento suburb of Citrus Heights after a 40-year investigation. He...

Uzodinma, Saraki, PDP ex-state chairmen loyal to Ali Modu Sheriff join...

Thirty-four State Chairmen under the defunct Ali Modu Sheriff-led caretaker committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Thursday formally defected to the...

ISIS net worth REVEALED: Islamic State is worth £2.6BILLION despite losses...

Experts from more than 70 countries met in Paris this week to discuss how to choke off financing for the extremist group intelligence...

Herdsmen kill 7 IDPs in Nasarawa State

HerdsmenMr Peter Ahemba, President of the Tiv Youth Organisation in Nasarawa State, said seven Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) were killed at Ihukan village...

Plateau State: NLC commends Simon Lalong

The national leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has commended Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State for his show of...

North Korea propaganda claims rogue state WON World War 2 with...

World War 2 officially ended following the surrender of Japan on September 2, 1945, in the wake of the US’s nuclear bombing of Hiroshima...

Syrian attack: State TV release footage showing destructive aftermath of British...

Syrian state TV has broadcast what they claim is "the aftermath of a British air strike" in a suburb of Homs, one of the...

APC Will Win Kogi State In 2019 –Kolawole

APC Will Win Kogi State In 2019 –Kolawole  Independent Newspapers LimitedKoton-Karfe's exciting fishing festival  Daily TrustJournalist alleges threat to life by Kogi governor's aide  Premium TimesFull coverage Source...

Man poses with the dolphin he killed in Akwa Ibom State...

A Nigerian fisherman has been lambasted on social media for allegedly killing a dolphin. The unnamed man was tackled by social media users who...

Pope Francis declares “shame over the state of the world” in...

The Pope said in his address that many should feel “shame because our generations are leaving young people a world that is fractured by...

Kano State approves payment of exam fees for indigenous students

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi GandujeKano State Executive Council...

Russia World Cup 2018 shock: Six countries plan state boycotts in...

Poland, Iceland, Denmark, Sweden, Australia and Japan are all expected to decline invitations from Russia in a move of solidarity with Theresa May. Andrzej Duda,...

The Lagos state Government has not shown enough concern to residents...

Last week, the entire Lagos was held to a standstill. Lagosians were unable to move from the mainland to the island and vice versa....

STATE OF THE NATION: I may write another letter — Obasanjo

By Daud Olatunji LAGOS—FORMER President Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, disclosed the possibility of him writing another open letter...

Why FG should declare state of emergency on drug abuse –...

Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State has called on the Federal Government to declare state of emergency on drug abuse in the country. Ahmed made...

Fayose Disagrees With Ekiti Elders On State’s Development Roadmap

Fayose Disagrees With Ekiti Elders On State's Development Roadmap  Independent Newspapers LimitedMake public officers accountable, Fayose charges elder statesmen  NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)Full coverage Source link...

Troops kill 4, arrest 9 militiamen in Bauchi State

The Nigerian Army said its troops killed four armed militiamen in Ningi Local Government Council of...

N-Power: Drama in Ekiti as pro-Buhari, Fayose’s rallies shut down state...

The July 14 governorship poll in Ekiti State took an interesting dimension as beneficiaries...

Drama in Ekiti as pro-Buhari, Fayose’s rallies shut down state capital

N-Power: Drama in Ekiti as pro-Buhari, Fayose’s rallies shut down state capital …beneficiaries urge Buhari ...

Dickson warns against abuse of state power – Punch Newspapers

Simon Utebor, Yenagoa Ahead of the 2019 general elections in the country, Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has cautioned political leaders not to use...

What Buhari said in Niger State

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured that his administration was fully committed to the transformation and diversification of the economy. He said the federal government would...

Rex Tillerson FIRED: US Secretary of State replaced by CIA boss...

The US President tweeted: "Mike Pompeo, Director of the CIA, will become our new Secretary of State. He will do a fantastic job! Thank...

California governor says Trump administration waging war against state

SACRAMENTO (Reuters) - California Governor Jerry Brown on Wednesday accused President Donald Trump’s administration of declaring war on the most populous U.S. state, after...

Declare State Of Emergency In Adamawa, Borno, Yobe, Clark Tells Buhari...

Elder Statesman and former federal commissioner of Information, Chief Edwin Clark, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to declare a state of emergency in...

20 killed, 300 cows stolen in fresh ethnic battle in Taraba...

- A fresh violence has erupted between herdsmen and residents of Leme in Sadauna local government area of Taraba state ...

Italian election: ‘Luxembourg is a micro-state’ Eurosceptic candidate belittles Juncker |...

The leader of the League party, a contender to become Italy’s next Prime Minister in the March 4 Italian election, said Mr Juncker should...

State police or governor’s police?

BY RAJI BELLOThe long-running agitation for state police in Nigeria received a big boost recently when the Vice-President Professor Yemi Osinbajo endorsed it at...

State Department says NKorea passed up meeting with Pence

WASHINGTON (AP) - Vice President Mike Pence was all set to hold a history-making meeting with North Korean officials during the Winter Olympics in...

Five women shot dead in Dagestan church, Islamic State claims responsibility

Five women were shot dead in an apparent radical Islamist attack on an Orthodox church in Russia’s North...

NCP kicks against State Police

Lagos – The National Conscience Party (NCP) on Saturday said it was opposed to the creation...

State investigated school shooting suspect after self-harm

Florida's child welfare agency investigated the suspect in a school shooting that killed 17 people after he cut himself in a video but found...

Benue State University Closed Indefinitely

Makurdi – The management of the Benue State University...

Former AIG backs creation of State police

A former Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Alhaji Raimi Odofin, on Thursday said the country...

North Korea WARNING: ‘Volatile’ state building WMD to threaten US, intelligence...

North Korea has been fanning fears of World War 3 with its refusal to shut down nuclear and weapons development programmes despite international pressure. Director...

North Korea news: Rouge state ‘VULNERABLE’ – Video reveals key hole...

Just a day before the iconic sporting event was due to begin in neighbouring South Korea, thousands of troops, tanks and artillery pieces roared...

State dreams big for Zenith/Delta Principals’ Cup – Punch Newspapers

The Delta State is planning to  create  a ‘super interesting atmosphere’ in the final stages of the  Zenith Bank/Delta Principals’ Cup football competition for ...

Insecurity: FG backs state police

A major breakthrough may have been achieved Thursday...

Protest rocks Delta State as ex-militants tell Buhari to sack Boroh...

Some group of ex-militants held a protest at East-West road, Delta State on Tuesday morning to push for the removal of Presidential Amnesty Adviser,...

Maldives crisis: State of emergency declared by President Abdulla Yameen |...

Armed police have attacked protesters while security forces have arrested former leaders after President Abdulla Yameen refused a Supreme Court ruling to release prisoners.  His...

North Korea- WW3 fears as Kim Jong-un sends warning to Trump...

Kim Jong-un’s regime sent a chilling warning shot to the US President telling him it is prepared to “endanger the security and future” of...

IBB disowns state of the nation statement

"My attention  has been drawned to  a press statement on the State of the nation, particularly 2019 general elections and beyond.    "Let me categorically state...

Turkey: Erdogan ‘creating fascist state’ by supporting vigilante groups of armed...

The new legislation says all civilians who took part in the suppression of the 2016 coup attempt will be exempt from prosecution. But critics say...

New Zealand declares STATE OF EMERGENCY as CYCLONE Fehi sparks evacuations...

The severe cyclone is currently barrelling across New Zealand’s North Island towards the nation’s South Island. A state of emergency has been declared for South...

State of the Union 2018: What time is Trump’s first State...

The speech is Mr Trump’s first State of the Union since taking office and is heralded as the President’s most important speech of the...

State of Union LIVE stream: How to watch Donald Trump speech...

How to watch Donald’s Trump State of the Union onlineThe eyes of the world will be on Donald Trump tonight when he makes the...

Meet the ordinary Americans Donald Trump invited to the State of...

Telegraph.co.ukMeet the ordinary Americans Donald Trump invited to the State of the Union addressTelegraph.co.ukDonald Trump's guests at his State of the Union address will...

Trump’s State of Disunion – Bloomberg

The president of the United States will stand in the chamber of...

Fulani herdsmen stab driver to death in Ondo State

The Ondo State Government and the state police have  been urged by the family of Victor Ajisafe, to fish out the murderer of their...

State of the Union 2018: White House announces guest list

The White House has announced its list of special guests for US President Donald Trump‘s first...

SERAP to Gov Ikpeazu: Restore Uzokwe as Abia State CJ or...

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State to “immediately...

Edo LG polls: State Assembly can validly amend Electoral Law, reduce...

The plot by the Edo State Peoples Democratic...

Lagos State Government confirms Tinubu’s death

The Lagos State Government has confirmed the death of Deji Tinubu  who until his passing was the Special Adviser on Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives...

Plateau State Eyes N21bn IGR For 2018

Mr. Arlat Dashe Jos – Plateau State Internal Revenue Service...

Empire State Building shooting: Three people shot in New York attack...

Police said the shooter opened fire amid a dispute outside an off-licence at about 4.45pm on Sunday before fleeing the scene. Ahmend Kabia, 43, was...

Amosun Refutes Fake Rice Rumour, Says Demarketing A State For Selfish...

Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, has described as sad deliberate attempts to demarket the state for selfish reasons. Amosun was reacting to report on social...

Some people demarketing our state for selfish reasons, says Amosun on...

Ibikunle Amosun, Ogun state governor, has described as “mischievous” reports that the bags of rice recently displayed by the state government is fake. Some critics...

Kano State Government Lifts Ban On Actress Rahama Sadau

The Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, has announced that the ban placed on popular Kannywood actress Rahama Sadau for featuring in a romantic...

State of the nation: Jettison 2019 polls, restructure Nigeria, Bakare tells...

…Says it’s time to renegotiate our union By Dapo Akinrefon lagos—Senior Pastor of the...

Abia says ‘No’ to cattle colony in the state

Abia State Government said that the state would...

Why PDP will remain relevant in Delta State

By Julius Oweh According to political scholars, politics is nothing but the authoritative allocation of resources to...

Why we won’t ban cattle rearing in Ondo – State government

The Ondo State government, yesterday, said it would not prohibit cattle rearing in the state. It, however, said plans were underway to regulate the activities...

Breaking: Suspected herdsmen assail Policemen in Logo LGA in Benue state

BY PETER DURU MAKURDI – The Police Mobile Force deployed to forestall further attacks on communities in Logo...

Jerusalem: Macron says France is committed to two-state solution | World...

Palestinian leaders must continue “calling for calm and dialogue” if they are to pave the way for future peace negotiations with Israel, the 40-year-old...

North Korea: Kim Jong-un could be forced to change his birthday...

Jean H. Lee has stated that the despot leader has “never mentioned his year of birth” and that his committed propaganda workforce could be...

Governor Gaidam approves N1bn for retirees in Yobe State

Yobe Governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Gaidam, has approved N1.1 billion for the payment of gratuities to 631 retired civil servants in the state. Mr Abdullahi Bego,...

SARS arrests 2 suspected armed robbers in Army uniform in Katsina...

Operatives of Special Anti-robbery Squad (SARS) attached to the Police Commands in Kano and Katsina states...

Storm Grayson live: East Coast state of emergency news update as...

Getty • AccuWeatherNew York City has announced that public schools...

CAN condemns attacks on worshippers in Kwara State

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Kwara State Chapter, has condemned the attacks on some of their worshippers and places of worship ...

How “Badoo killings” sent shock waves across Lagos State in 2017

Lagos – Of all the criminal activities that dominated news headlines in Lagos State in 2017,...

Declare state of emergency on economy, Obi urges Buhari – Punch...

Tony Okafor, Awka A former governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi has urged the Federal Government to declare a state of emergency on the...

‘Rivers State’s budget can never be a secret document’

Rivers State Government has declared that the 2017 State budget is in the public domain and...

Southern Kaduna: More troops deployed as state govt appeals for calm

Kaduna State government has assured that it will not allow negative elements to undo all the hard work done to restore peace and security...

Gov. Yari is not from Zamfara State – Senator Marafa

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Petroleum (Downstream), Senator Kabiru Marafa (APC, Zamfara), has told the Senate that Governor Abdulaziz Yari is not an indigine...

We’re tired of efforts, predictions, MSSN laments state of nation

Holds 104th Islamic vacation course in Epe Stories by Ishola Balogun The  Muslim Students’...

Delta State Deputy Speaker’s Driver Dies In Cannon Accident During Okowa’s...

The official driver to the Delta State House of Assembly deputy speaker, Friday Ossai Osanebi, met his untimely death on Thursday during Governor Ifeanyi Okowa's rally for...

Amtrak Derailment Leaves at Least 6 Dead in Washington State, Officials...

Video Amtrak Train Derails South of Seattle ...

Ahmed Bello appointed new Nasarawa State Commissioner of Police

The Inspector–General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris Kpotum, has approved the appointment of Mr. Ahmed Bello as new Commissioner of Police in Nasarawa State. The...

WorldStage News | Photo News: Ogun State Governor performs Closing Gong...

Photo News: Ogun State Governor performs Closing Gong Ceremony at The Exchange By December 15, 2017...

Ogun State mulls bonds to finance infrastructure

Ogun State Government has indicated that it would...

Aisha Buhari empowers women, youths in Katsina State

The wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, on Wednesday empowered women and youths...

IBB University, Niger State Introduces Discriminatory Fees, Non Indigenes to Pay...

The management of the Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida University, Lapai, Niger State, has introduced discriminatory fees for...

Pro-SARS protest rocks Rivers State

Protesters have shut down Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, calling on the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike to stop criticizing the Special Anti...

North Korea is a nuclear state. But can the U.S. accept...

TOKYO — Every time North Korea does something provocative — which is often — Washington insists that Pyongyang must give up its nuclear...

Live updates: Shashi Kapoor cremated with state honours as Amitabh Bachchan,...

Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor, who starred in over 100 films, died in Mumbai on Monday. He was 79 and had been battling a kidney...

Nigerian workers are no slave, Labour leaders tells State Governor

As workers prepare for a show down with...

FRSC set to harmonize offense codes with State Traffic Management Agencies...

In furtherance of the global best practices in traffic signs and signals and in the spirit of the recent capacity building workshop organized for...

Delta State secondary schools boost mental knowledge with Maths contest

By Dayo Adesulu The need for higher mathematical reasoning, sound qualitative and quantitative analysis have been re-emphasized...

Five Feared Dead In Fresh Boko Haram Attack In Adamawa State

At least five people were feared dead in an attack Wednesday night by Boko Haram insurgents in Wuna village in Madagali Local Government Area...

Former Abia State Director Of Finance Claims Governor Kalu’s Company Was...

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has told the court that Jones Udeogu, a former Director of Finance and Accounts at the Abia...

Imo State University suspends registrar – Punch Newspapers

Gibson Achonu, Owerri The Governing Council of the Imo State University, Owerri, has suspended the Registrar of the institution, Dr. Emeka Ejinkeonye. The suspension would last...

Mubi killings: We ‘ll secure state from Boko Haram menace –...

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has assured the people of Borno State that his...

Donald Trump plans to declare North Korea a state sponsor of...

Donald Trump has announced that the US will designate North Korea as a state sponsor of terror amid heightened nuclear tensions on the Korean...

Kwara State University lecturer commits suicide – Punch Newspapers

A lecturer at the Department of Crop Production, College of Agriculture, Kwara State University, Malete, Dr. Solomon Osunlola, has committed suicide. The Director of the institute’s Public...

Police office threaten to kill youths in Ogun State

An officer of the Ogun State Police Command was caught on Video threatening to shoot two people without fear of any consequence to him...

Ogun State’s Commissioner Resigns – INFORMATION NIGERIA

The Ogun State Commissioner for Commerce and industry has reportedly tendered his resignation letter to the Governor of the state. Otunba Bimbo Ashiru, the Ogun...

WorldStage News | Gov Ahmed signs state health insurance bill into...

Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed has signed the State Health Insurance Agency Bill into law with a promise to support it with an...

Anambra guber: We must vote or risk state of emergency –...

The Senator representing Anambra North in the National Assembly, Senator Stella Oduah, has urged the people of Anambra State to come out en masse...