Muhammadu Buhari has been on indefinite medical leave in the British capital since May 7 and until Sunday had not been seen, sparking a flurry of rumours he was dying or even dead.
The US Navy releases footage of a patrol ship firing warning shots at an Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps boat on Tuesday.
• Nigerians condemn expulsion Afeez Hanafi The Nigerian Law School, Bwari, Abuja, has yet to explain why it expelled its student, Kayode Bello, after protesting against seat reservation in a lecture r
"Marshall Madou", real name Madou Kante, called for calm following the attempt on his life, as his supporters rallied around.
Samson Folarin There was confusion at an Akure Chief Magistrate’s Court in Ondo State after the police arraigned a local government worker, Mercy Oluwafeyibunmi, for alleged perjury. The Chief Magistr
Gbenga Odogun, Lokoja Family members of a pregnant woman and mother of six, Mrs. Asabe Obaje, who was murdered at Odogomu, in the Ankpa Local Government Area of Kogi State, have demanded that her kill
The most senior Vatican official ever charged in the Catholic Church sex abuse crisis made his first court appearance in Australia in a scandal that
Afeez Hanafi The Lagos State Government says it has served fresh 48 hours’ abatement notice on owners of illegal structures and shanties in the Obalende area of the state to remove them. The occupants
Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri At least two persons lost their lives, with another person taken to the emergency unit of an undisclosed hospital after a truck rammed into a tricycle at the Imo State Univer
Many residents were trapped on Tuesday after a four-storeyed building on Massey Street, Lagos Island, collapsed. It was said that a telecommunications mast was mounted on the dilapidated building two
The bill is aimed at punishing Moscow for meddling in the US presidential election and its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria.
Kamarudeen Ogundele, Ado Ekiti An Ekiti State High Court, Ado Ekiti, has refused an application filed by former Governor Kayode Fayemi, seeking an interim order to restrain the Judicial Panel of Inqui
Adelani Adepegba and Leke Baiyewu The Senate, on Tuesday, lamented that the spate of kidnappings in the country, particularly along the Abuja-Kaduna Expressway , was becoming an embarrassment to the c
Ihuoma Chiedozie, Enugu The Independent National Electoral Commission, on Tuesday, said threats by pro-Biafran groups would not stop it from continuing to conduct elections in the South-East. The comm
Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja The Federal Government has raised the alarm over an orchestrated plot to discredit the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption and by extension, the government’s anti-
Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja The Federal Government on Tuesday announced that two communities in Kaduna State recently recorded two straight years of uninterrupted supply of electricity. It said the Gnami
Ozioma Ubabukoh Telecommunications companies in the country on Monday said raised the alarm that they were losing billions of naira in revenue annually to masked calls and blamed the Nigerian Communic
AUSTIN, Texas - A Texas version of a North Carolina-style "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people again passed the state Senate on Tuesday over opposition from police and major corporations, but
PHOENIX - An Arizona prison official in charge of buying drugs to carry out the death penalty testified Tuesday in a media lawsuit over access to execution information that pharmaceutical ...
Leke Baiyewu, Abuja A bill seeking to allow the re-registration and conversion of the Nigerian Stock Exchange from a company limited by guarantee to a public limited company by shares passed the secon
Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The Nigerian Mortgage Refinancing Company has signed an agreement with the Ogun State Property Investment Corporation, Imperial Homes, TrustBond and Homebase Mortgage Bank for the
Adelani Adepegba, Abuja Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has warned that the tenured positions in the executive and legislature must not be wasted on conflicts and division. He noted that the problems f
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump issued a veiled threat against Iran on Tuesday, warning Tehran to adhere to the terms of a nuclear deal with world powers or else face "big, bi
Fidelis Soriwei, Abuja Indications emerged on Tuesday that the multinational oil firms operating in the Niger Delta were not acting on the directive by the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, to oi
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ivanka Trump has spoken at a fundraiser Tuesday night in Washington for Vice President Mike Pence’s political committee. That’s according to two people who attended the
Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe The trial of a former Managing Director of the defunct Finbank Plc, Mr. Okey Nwosu, for an alleged fraud of N10.9bn, continued on Tuesday with a former legal officer with the ban
Peter Dada, Akure The Ondo State Governor, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu, has said he is not related to the new Chief Judge of the state, Justice Olanrewaju Akeredolu. He said they only happened to be members
The Vatican treasurer denies all accusations of sexual assault against him, a court hears.
The star explains how 'being bombarded by news' made her latest album more political.
Olaleye Aluko, Abuja The Nigerian Army said on Tuesday that the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, had approved special promotion to 6,199 soldiers serving in the anti-insurgency war in the
John Alechenu and Folashade Adebayo The Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, has said the Boko Haram insurgency may have left twice the official World Bank, European Union and Presidency figures
Leke Baiyewu, Abuja Despite a contrary legal advice, the Senate on Tuesday passed the bill seeking to establish the Nigerian Peace Corps in concurrence with the House of Representatives. The Senate Co
Afeez Hanafi The Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State, on Tuesday faulted the allegation that the school did not take proactive measures to rescue two students who drowned in a river in
Friday Olokor, Jos Three weeks after Lassa fever killed a student of the Federal Government Girls’ College, Lantang, Faith Bako, the Plateau State Government, has confirmed a fresh case in Garkawa, Mi