HEADLINES

  • We've not strengthened all relevant institutions to fight corruption - Minister
  • PDP Chairmanship: George will never step down for anybody - Babatope
  • Odigie-Oyegun not part of meeting between Osinbajo and Modu-Sheriff - APC
  • We'll remain firmly apolitical for the survival of democracy - Nigerian Army
  • IPoB goes to court, says proscription order granted against it unknown to law
  • Anybody who witnessed the civil war would not want to see another - Ohaeneze

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We've not strengthened all relevant institutions to fight corruption - Minister

We've not strengthened all relevant institutions to fight corruption - Minister

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Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, said Nigeria remained steadfast in the fight against corruption and ca..

We'll remain firmly apolitical for the survival of democracy - Nigerian Army

We'll remain firmly apolitical for the survival of democracy - Nigerian Army

BY The Newsroom

Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Tukur Buratai, said his vision was to have a professional and responsive Army in the disc..

Anybody who witnessed the civil war would not want to see another - Ohaeneze

Anybody who witnessed the civil war would not want to see another - Ohaeneze

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The National leader of the Ohaeneze Ndigbo, the apex Igbo cultural body, Nnia Nwodo, said in Gombe on Friday that Nig..

IPoB goes to court, says proscription order granted against it unknown to law

IPoB goes to court, says proscription order granted against it unknown to law

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The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPoB) on Friday prayed the Federal High Court in Abuja to set aside the o..

We are shocked, there is no French connection with IPoB, France replies Minister

We are shocked, there is no French connection with IPoB, France replies Minister

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France has denied information that the Financial headquarters of the proscribed Indeginous People of Biafra (IPoB) is..

Proscription: Kafarati disappeared when our lawyers told him of our coming - IPoB

Proscription: Kafarati disappeared when our lawyers told him of our coming - IPoB

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The Indigenous People of Biafra(IPoB), has described its proscription as ‘Black Market order’ and accused the Abu..

Wike to Nigerians: Tell Minister to Stop dividing Nigeria with his caustic utterances

Wike to Nigerians: Tell Minister to Stop dividing Nigeria with his caustic utterances

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Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike, said Nigeria is in crisis because of poor governance, nepotism and marginalisation.

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Wike to Editors: look at what you saw last year, see what we have done and advise

Wike to Editors: look at what you saw last year, see what we have done and advise

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Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike, has urged members of the Nigeria Guild of Editors (NGE) to use the opportunity of their..

Umahi has been probing me and my two sons since 2015 - Elechi

Umahi has been probing me and my two sons since 2015 - Elechi

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Former Ebonyi Governor of Ebonyi, Martin Elechi, said he was ready for probe by his successor, Governor David Umahi, ..

Politicians in PDP are  the only corrupt Nigerians known to this government - Wike

Politicians in PDP are the only corrupt Nigerians known to this government - Wike

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Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike has slammed the federal government for making a mockery of the fight against corruption,..

Ndume gets October 13 judgment day for suit challenging suspension from Senate

Ndume gets October 13 judgment day for suit challenging suspension from Senate

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The Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed October 13 to rule in the suit filed by Ali Ndume challenging his suspensio..

Igbo play the worst politics in Nigeria, call for secession was childish - Okorocha

Igbo play the worst politics in Nigeria, call for secession was childish - Okorocha

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Imo Governor, Rochas Okorocha, Wednesday, said that Igbo play the worst politics in Nigeria, noting that IPOB should ..

Buhari approves the proscription of IPob and the procedure is on - Minister

Buhari approves the proscription of IPob and the procedure is on - Minister

BY The Newsroom

Information Minister, Lai Mohammed, said that the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPoB) group had written to western nat..

Court grants FG's prayer to proscribe IPoB

Court grants FG's prayer to proscribe IPoB

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The Federal High Court Wednesday in Abuja granted the federal government an interim injunction proscribing activities..

We know the sources of IPoB's funding and countries supporting them - Minister

We know the sources of IPoB's funding and countries supporting them - Minister

BY The Newsroom

The federal government said it is aware of sources of funding of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPoB) and is taking..

We did all we could to save Alimi’s life but we lacked what it takes - Lagos lawmakers

We did all we could to save Alimi’s life but we lacked what it takes - Lagos lawmakers

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In line with its rules, the Lagos State House of Assembly on Tuesday removed the identification tag of the late membe..

Seperate Nnamdi Kanu from his father, we'll do the needful at the right time - Ikpeazu

Seperate Nnamdi Kanu from his father, we'll do the needful at the right time - Ikpeazu

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Abia Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has dismissed the call for the dethronement of Nnamdi Kanu’s father from his traditio..

You don’t play with the lives of 11.6 million Igbo outside their enclave - Ikpeazu

You don’t play with the lives of 11.6 million Igbo outside their enclave - Ikpeazu

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Abia Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, has assured Nigerians that the crisis created by the face-off between security operati..

We are committed to accountability in governance and asset recovery - Buhari

We are committed to accountability in governance and asset recovery - Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the international community of Nigeria’s firm and unshaken commitment to dem..

We must collectively devise strategies to stop terrorism, Buhari tells the world

We must collectively devise strategies to stop terrorism, Buhari tells the world

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday called for the sustenance of international efforts in fighting terrorism across..

Ebonyi to Army: We support Python Dance but dance in the bush, not in the street

Ebonyi to Army: We support Python Dance but dance in the bush, not in the street

BY The Newsroom

The Ebonyi Government has declared support for the ongoing Nigerian Army exercise “Egwu Eke’’, Python Dance II,..

ASUU suspends strike on condition of implementation of signed agreement

ASUU suspends strike on condition of implementation of signed agreement

BY The Newsroom

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has suspended its five weeks old strike following a closed door meeti..

Count Benue out of any secessionist agitation - Ortom

Count Benue out of any secessionist agitation - Ortom

BY The Newsroom

Benue Governor, Samuel Ortom said the state was committed to building a strong and indivisible Nigerian nation and wo..

The dividends of democracy have been well taken care of - Buhari

The dividends of democracy have been well taken care of - Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari has stressed the need to completely eliminate all forms of corrupt practices to set the co..

We are under no illusion that fight against corruption would be easy - CJN

We are under no illusion that fight against corruption would be easy - CJN

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All Heads of Courts have been directed to compile and forward to the National Judicial Council (NJC), comprehensive l..

Northern Governors set to visit South East, South South on peace building mission

Northern Governors set to visit South East, South South on peace building mission

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A delegation of Northern Governors Forum will pay a visit to the South East and South South geo-political zones of th..

IPoB: It could have been the greatest bloodbath known in mankind history - Ikpeazu

IPoB: It could have been the greatest bloodbath known in mankind history - Ikpeazu

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Abia Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has expressed gratitude to God for averting bloodbath in the state, following the withd..

IPoB harvesting videos to hoodwink international community - Minister

IPoB harvesting videos to hoodwink international community - Minister

BY The Newsroom

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has  cautioned against the next line of action of the Indigen..

Jonathan, others behind IPoB, no nation, not Nigeria will allow this - Minister

Jonathan, others behind IPoB, no nation, not Nigeria will allow this - Minister

BY The Newsroom

The Federal Government said the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPoB) is not set up to fight for right of anyone or grou..

Kalu to Kanu: You deserved what you got

Kalu to Kanu: You deserved what you got

BY The Newsroom

Orji Kalu, former Abia Governor, has accused leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPoB), Nnamdi Kanu of challen..

Nigeria is going through tough times because God wants us to - Jonathan

Nigeria is going through tough times because God wants us to - Jonathan

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Former President, Goodluck Jonathan, said Nigerians must never turn against each other irrespective of whatever provo..

We'll arrest and take you to court if you carry Biafra flag, emblem - Police

We'll arrest and take you to court if you carry Biafra flag, emblem - Police

BY The Newsroom

Abia State Commissioner of Police, Anthony Ogbizi has warned that anybody found with Biafra emblem will be arrested a..

IPoB to Governors: You'll remain slaves in the hands of your Hausa-Fulani masters

IPoB to Governors: You'll remain slaves in the hands of your Hausa-Fulani masters

BY The Newsroom

The Indigenous People of Biafra(IPoB), has condemned the South East Governors’ Forum over their proscription of the..

Ndigbo should thank Army for saving them from a very sick Kanu - Presidential Aide

Ndigbo should thank Army for saving them from a very sick Kanu - Presidential Aide

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The Personal Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, said Nigerians should be than..

PDP to IPoB: If you say you are non-violent, you should not be provoked into violenece

PDP to IPoB: If you say you are non-violent, you should not be provoked into violenece

BY The Newsroom

The National Caretaker Committee of  Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has advised leaders in the South East to take ac..

Sustain the dream of our forefathers, Osinbajo tells Nigerians

Sustain the dream of our forefathers, Osinbajo tells Nigerians

BY The Newsroom

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo Saturday in Yola, reinstated the commitment of the federal government to keep Niger..

We'll deal with IPoB internally, it is not the business of the world - Minister

We'll deal with IPoB internally, it is not the business of the world - Minister

BY The Newsroom

Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of Foreign Affairs, has described the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPoB) as internal thre..

Operation Python Dance: We'll abide by rules of engagement - Nigerian Army

Operation Python Dance: We'll abide by rules of engagement - Nigerian Army

BY The Newsroom

The Nigeria Army has assured residents of the South East and Cross River state that troops involved in the ongoing Mi..

South East Governors ban activities of IPoB, seek withdrawal of soldiers

South East Governors ban activities of IPoB, seek withdrawal of soldiers

BY The Newsroom

The South East Governors’ Forum has announced the proscription of activities of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (I..

IGP deploys over 500 Mobile policemen to Aba, says 'we're on top of the situation'

IGP deploys over 500 Mobile policemen to Aba, says 'we're on top of the situation'

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The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has deployed over 500 Police Mobile Force men to Aba to restore..

The weight of the law will be brought on any person who threatens our security - AGF

The weight of the law will be brought on any person who threatens our security - AGF

BY The Newsroom

Abubakar Malami, the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice has warned that the federal governmen..

Don't allow your children join IPoB, it's a terrorist organisation - DHQ

Don't allow your children join IPoB, it's a terrorist organisation - DHQ

BY The Newsroom

The Defence Headquarters has branded the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPoB) a “militant terrorist organisation’..

Ugandan President meets Buhari behind closed door on a 'friendly visit' to Nigeria

Ugandan President meets Buhari behind closed door on a 'friendly visit' to Nigeria

BY The Newsroom

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met behind closed with visiting Ugandan President, Yoweri Museveni, in the Presi..

We're not withdrawing troops, Operation Python Dance in Abia not over - Army

We're not withdrawing troops, Operation Python Dance in Abia not over - Army

BY The Newsroom

The Nigeria Army said there will be no withdrawal troops from the South East states as reported by the media.

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Those found wanting in Abia, if any, would be dealt with - Nigerian Army

Those found wanting in Abia, if any, would be dealt with - Nigerian Army

BY The Newsroom

The Nigerian Army said it has commenced investigations into the alleged breach of human rights in the ongoing Operati..

Police involvement in crime: Wike's allegation makes no sense to me - IGP

Police involvement in crime: Wike's allegation makes no sense to me - IGP

BY The Newsroom

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, on Thursday briefed Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on the outbreak of v..

We're on standby in case the situation escalates beyond the Police in Rivers - Army

We're on standby in case the situation escalates beyond the Police in Rivers - Army

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The Nigerian Army said it is not directly involved in ongoing operation to restore law and order in Oyibo Local Gover..

I'll discuss ways of relaxing Operation Python Dance in Abia with Buhari - Ikpeazu

I'll discuss ways of relaxing Operation Python Dance in Abia with Buhari - Ikpeazu

BY The Newsroom

Abia Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu said on Thursday that soldiers would be withdrawn from the streets of Umuahia, the stat..

Kanu told his members to burn down the country if he is re-arrested - Uwazurike

Kanu told his members to burn down the country if he is re-arrested - Uwazurike

BY The Newsroom

Ralph Uwazurike, leader, Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), said the activitie..

Kanu has brainwashed our youths into seing Nigerian Army as enemy - Igbo group

Kanu has brainwashed our youths into seing Nigerian Army as enemy - Igbo group

BY The Newsroom

The face-off between members of the Indigenous People of Biafra(IPoB) and the Nigerian military in Abia, has drawn a ..

Stop compelling people to raise hands at checkpoints, Ikpeazu tells soldiers

Stop compelling people to raise hands at checkpoints, Ikpeazu tells soldiers

BY The Newsroom

Abia Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has extended the three-day dusk to dawn curfew he imposed on Aba to Friday, September15..

Be calm, situation under control, Ikpeazu tells Hausa-Fulani community in Abia

Be calm, situation under control, Ikpeazu tells Hausa-Fulani community in Abia

BY The Newsroom

Abia Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has urged the Hausa/Fulani community in the state to be calm, adding that the situation..

Restructuring: Northern Governors, traditional rulers to hold town hall meetings

Restructuring: Northern Governors, traditional rulers to hold town hall meetings

BY The Newsroom

The Northern  States Governors and traditional rulers on Wednesday agreed to hold town hall meetings in all the 19 s..

It is unfair for anyone to bring us and Buhari on collision course - Governors

It is unfair for anyone to bring us and Buhari on collision course - Governors

BY The Newsroom

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has denied report that President Muhammadu Buhari rebuked state governors over t..

Minister grabs attention at FEC meeting, insists on support for Atiku in 2019

Minister grabs attention at FEC meeting, insists on support for Atiku in 2019

BY The Newsroom

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday presided over the Federal Executive Council (FEC) with Vice-President, Yemi O..

Ikpeazu smells danger over ‘show of force’, declares curfew in Aba

Ikpeazu smells danger over ‘show of force’, declares curfew in Aba

BY The Newsroom

Abia Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, has in a statement issued on Tuesday by the state government, declared curfew in the s..

We're sorry over action on journalists, no siege on Kanu's home - Nigerian Army

We're sorry over action on journalists, no siege on Kanu's home - Nigerian Army

BY The Newsroom

The Nigeria Army has denied that the home of the Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra(IPoB), Nnamdi Kanu was und..

Ohanaeze to FG: Withdraw troops and stop ongoing Military operation on our land

Ohanaeze to FG: Withdraw troops and stop ongoing Military operation on our land

BY The Newsroom

The Igbo apex socio-political organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has asked the federal government to immediately withdraw..

I will tell Ghanaians that Buhari our big brother is well - Akufo-Addo

I will tell Ghanaians that Buhari our big brother is well - Akufo-Addo

BY The Newsroom

President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana Tuesday told President Muhammadu Buhari that West African leaders were worried and..

Buhari would not have become President if we did not take action - Auta

Buhari would not have become President if we did not take action - Auta

BY The Newsroom

Justice Ibrahim Auta, the outgoing Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, said the court resisted attempts to prevent..

If i'm a thief, let Obasanjo and others tell Nigerians the sources of their wealth - Atiku

If i'm a thief, let Obasanjo and others tell Nigerians the sources of their wealth - Atiku

BY The Newsroom

Former Vice President and chieftain of All Progressives Congress, APC, Atiku Abubakar Monday took on his critics, ask..

Nigeria needs reconfiguring, i do not support second term for Buhari - Soyinka

Nigeria needs reconfiguring, i do not support second term for Buhari - Soyinka

BY The Newsroom

Nobel laureate,Wole Soyinka said that for anybody to be canvassing second term for President Muhammadu Buhari was sic..

Buhari did not snub Ganduje, It is not in the character of our President - Presidency

Buhari did not snub Ganduje, It is not in the character of our President - Presidency

BY The Newsroom

The Presidency has described as false the social media report that President Muhammadu Buhari refused to grant audien..

Workers need salaries for school fees and rents, pay them, Buhari tells governors

Workers need salaries for school fees and rents, pay them, Buhari tells governors

BY The Newsroom

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met with members of the National Council of traditional rulers and decried the w..

We've restored full payment of salaries and allowances of workers - Nasarawa

We've restored full payment of salaries and allowances of workers - Nasarawa

BY The Newsroom

Nasarawa Governor, Umaru Al-Makura, said the state government has restored the full payment of salaries and allowance..

We don't depend on loan or Paris Club refund to pay workers - Enugu

We don't depend on loan or Paris Club refund to pay workers - Enugu

BY The Newsroom

Enugu government said it has yet to expend its share of the second tranche of Paris Club refund as there is no pressi..

IPoB attacked us, we fired warning shots in the air and no life was lost - Nigerian Army

IPoB attacked us, we fired warning shots in the air and no life was lost - Nigerian Army

BY The Newsroom

The Nigerian Army has denied the attack and killings of anybody in Afaraukwu the home town of the leader of Indigenou..

 IPoB: They wore Nigerian Army and Nigeria Police uniforms and came to kill our leader

IPoB: They wore Nigerian Army and Nigeria Police uniforms and came to kill our leader

BY The Newsroom

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPoB), said Sunday night that five people were feared dead and about 30 others injur..

Shehu: Whenever there is disaster, all you hear is ‘where is Buhari, what is he doing?'

Shehu: Whenever there is disaster, all you hear is ‘where is Buhari, what is he doing?'

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Presidential Spokesman, Garba Shehu, said President Muhammadu Buhari administration will ensure the timely release of..

You cannot be inside and sing a different song, Amosun tells Minister

You cannot be inside and sing a different song, Amosun tells Minister

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Ogun Governor, Ibikunle Amosun said that Women Affairs Minister, Aisha Alhassan ought to have resigned after declarin..

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  • PDP Chairmanship: George will never step d
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