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BDC operator says ex-Gov Suswam transferred N3.1bn into his account

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)’s star witness on Friday alleged that Gabriel Suswam, former Governor of Benue, transferred N3.1 billion into his account. Mr...

Court reinstates eight Permanent Secretaries fired by Gov Wike

The National Industrial  in Yenagoa, Bayelsa has voided the sack of eight Permanent Secretaries by Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers state. Rivers government in 2015...

Commission says 35 million Nigerians face risk of starvation

Mr Buba Mafindi, Chairman of Taraba State Planning Commission, says over 35 million Nigerians are facing imminent starvation due to insecurity and desertification. Mafindi made...

EFCC reportedly bars married people from its recruitment exercise

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has allegedly barred married people from participating in its ongoing recruitment process. In the recruitment notice of the commission,  one...

Drama at embassy premises as US denies Bishop Oyedepo Visa

A light drama erupted on thursday, at the Lagos office of the Embassy of the United States as the founder of Faith Living Faith...

Bandits abduct District Head in Zamfara, son

The district head of Gayari in Gummi local government of Zamfara state, Hassan Mohammed and his son have been abducted by suspected bandits. The kidnap...

Amotekun: After backlash, Islamic group, MURIC makes volte face

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has said that it has noted some positive signals in the Western Nigeria Security Network code-named Amotekun. The group had...

We didn’t discuss fate of security chiefs at NSC meeting, says NSA

Babagana Monguno, national security adviser (NSA), has made s disclosure that fate of service chiefs was not discussed at Thursday’s meeting of the national...

Amotekun has come to stay, no going back- Gov Makinde

Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde has shed light on his visit to the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adams, in Abuja on Thursday. Makinde, who...

State police remains only panacea to Nigeria’s security challenges- Tinubu

Senator representing Lagos Central in the National Assembly, Oluremi Tinubu, has declared that state police remains the only solution to myriad of security challenges...