SGF slams Senate Committee calling for his sack

Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) David Babachir Lawal has slammed the Senate for linking him to the alleged diversion of the...

Woman gives birth to baby after ovaries frozen at age nine

A woman has given birth to a healthy baby boy after doctors restored her fertility with ovarian tissue she had had frozen as a...

Nigeria lost N1.5trn to Niger Delta militants in 2016

The Nigerian Petroleum Development Company, NPDC, lost N1.5 trillion due to attacks by militants on its facilities in 2016, an official has said. Maikanti Baru,...

Rivers Rerun: Nyesom Wike caught on tape

A telephone conversation allegedly made between the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike and some officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has...

SGF fingered in IDPs contracts scam

The Secretary to Government of the Federation, SGF, Engr. Babachir Lawal, was found to have been involved in allocating contracts to himself in the...

Super Falcons protest over unpaid allowances

The players of Nigeria’s senior women’s national team, the Super Falcons, are staging a protest at the gates of the National Assembly to press...

The Horrifying Cultural Practices in Abuja’s Rural Areas

By Julius Afolalu & Nwachuku Nnamdi Renowned British anthropologist, Edward B. Taylor, defined culture as “that complex whole which includes knowledge, belief, art, morals, law,...

Gambia: Military takes over electoral commission offices

The Gambia security forces have entered the building of the independent electoral commission, instructed its chairman to leave and barred other employees from entering,...

Rex Tillerson named Trump’s Secretary of State

Rex Tillerson, the president and chief executive of ExxonMobil, has been officially named as Donald Trump’s choice for secretary of state, setting up a...

MMM suspends further payments in Nigeria

Nigerians have been thrown into a sudden anxiety following a decision by promoters of deposit money scheme, MMM, to suspend new payouts to subscribers. The...