Governor El-Rufai urged to stop using thugs to intimidate political opponents as elections approach

KADUNA State's Governor Nasir El-Rufai has been urged to desist from attacking political opponents in the run-up to the 2019 gubernatorial elections by one of his fellow aspirants who accused him of deploying thugs to attack rivals.

 

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Trump expresses his desire to visit Nigeria describing it as an amazing country during talks with Buhari

PRESIDENT Donald Trump has expressed his desire to visit Nigeria describing it as an amazing country yesterday during a meeting he held with President Muhammadu Buhari in the White House.

 

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Kogi's Governor Yahaya Bello looks to sack aides over the botched attempt to recall Dino Melaye

KOGI State's Governor Yahaya Bello is planning to sack several of his political aides following their failure to secure the recall of Senator Dino Melaye who recently triumphed after the Independent National Electoral Commission (Inec) threw out the attempt.

 

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Ben TV chairman Alistair Soyode joins Nigeria's 2019 presidential race adding more youth and diaspora flavour

NIGERIA'S presidential race just got a new diasporan dimension after the chairman of the largest black TV station in Europe Dr Alistair Soyode threw his hat into the ring as one of the candidates aspiring to occupy state house next year.

 

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Abia couple who sold their baby claimed they did so because she was HIV positive

ABIA State couple Nkemakolam and Happiness Ugorji have told the police that they sold their two-month-old baby girl for N300,000 after discovering that she was HIV positive following their arrest for child trafficking.

 

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Lai Mohammed dismisses those questioning Buhari's health as insincere mischief makers

INFORMATION minister Alhaji Lai Mohammed has assured Nigerians that President Muhammadu Buhari’s health will not pose any problems in the foreseeable future as he prepares to begin the 2019 election campaign.

 

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Communications minister Adebayo Shittu to arrive in London next week for diaspora summit

CONTROVERSIAL communications minister Barrister Adebayo Shittu has revealed details of the itinerary for his planned two-day visit to the UK to attend the first ever Nigerian Communications and Technology Summit taking place in London on May 10 and 11.

 

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Tension rises across southeast as Enugu home of Ohaneze Ndigbo president is bombed with IEDs

TENSION is rising across the southeast geo-political zone after the home of Ohaneze Ndigbo president Chief John Nwodo was bombed with an improvised explosives device (IED) over the weekend.

 

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Europe's first black television station Ben TV moves into new multi-million pound London studios

EUROPE's oldest ethnic minority television station Ben TV has moved into a brand new multi-million pond studio complex in the heart of London as part of a new drive to reach out into the community and attract more viewers.

 

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Trump asked to press Buhari on list of corrupt officials and ban them from entering the US

PRESIDENT Donald Trump has been urged by Nigeria's Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (Serap) to confront President Muhammadu Buhari over his refusal to publish the list of corrupt officials with a view to banning them from entering the US.

 

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