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By admin On 12 Sep, 2017 At 01:59 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu has alleged that soldiers of the Nigerian Army invaded his home at Afaraukwu, Umuahia in Abia State yesterday evening in a bid to arrest him. But the soldiers failed in their mission, as members of IPOB formed a human shield and stoically resisted the […]


By admin On 12 Sep, 2017 At 01:11 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka has described as sickening for anyone to canvass for a second term for President Muhammadu Buhari midway into his first term, saying he did not want to be part of such a discussion. Soyinka, who spoke yesterday to newsmen at the Freedom Park in Lagos, equally said those who claim […]


By admin On 12 Sep, 2017 At 01:05 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the concession of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport and Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo disclosed yesterday. The vice-president made this disclosure at the quarterly parley of the government and private sector stakeholders organised by the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Committee (PEBEC), held at the Presidential Villa, […]


By admin On 12 Sep, 2017 At 01:52 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

The federal government, Nigerian Agip Exploration Limited (NAE) and Shell Petroleum Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo) have completed the technical and commercial evaluation of bids for the main packages in the development of the $13.5 billion Zabazaba deepwater oil field in Oil Prospecting Lease (OPL) 245 within 14 months, THISDAY has learnt. Shell and Agip […]


By admin On 9 Sep, 2017 At 03:36 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

The Boko Haram insurgency in North East Nigeria has led to a tremendous level of humanitarian crises that has seen people being forced to leave their homes. Lives have been lost. Livelihoods destroyed and millions of people have been forced to leave their homes for Internally Displaced Persons camps. The Nigerian Military and other security […]


By admin On 7 Sep, 2017 At 01:20 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

As of August 2017, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is still investigating some high-profile cases involving over 100 politically-exposed persons and top-ranking public officers. In a report by Punch, a list containing names of cases being investigated by the anti graft agency was recently sent to the Attorney General of the Federation and […]


By admin On 24 Jul, 2017 At 01:00 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

A former U.S. State Department specialist, Mathew Page, has suggested that the U.S. civil forfeiture case to seize $144 million of assets from two cronies of the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, might just be the start of her legal troubles with America. The U.S. Justice Department last week filed an asset […]


By admin On 24 Jul, 2017 At 01:45 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

NNPCThe Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is still engaging in discussions for the importation of crude oil from the Niger Republic for the Kaduna Refinery and Petrochemical Company (KRPC) despite its apparent inactions for one year after the plan was unveiled, THISDAY has learnt. Inadequate maintenance and vandalism of crude oil pipelines have led to […]


By admin On 24 Jul, 2017 At 01:09 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode says the latest picture showing some APC Governors, party Chairman, John Oyegun and President Muhammadu Buhari, purportedly taken in London, is “old and fake.” This is contained in snippets of his news article sent to DAILY POST on Monday. He said: “I have been reliably informed that the picture was […]


By admin On 24 Jul, 2017 At 01:09 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

1. Lagos Island: APC 14,692; PDP 925; 2. Ikoyi Obalende: APC 7,112; PDP 756; 3. Agboyi-Ketu: APC 10,701; PDP 1,759 4. Ikorodu West: APC 3,088; PDP 555 5. Ikeja: APC 6,191; PDP 990 6. Ejigbo: APC 4,876; PDP 1,079 7. Badagry West: APC 5,300; PDP 935 8. Lagos Island East: APC 9,060; PDP 1,128 9. […]


By admin On 24 Jul, 2017 At 01:20 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments

After a 77-day absence, President Muhammadu Buhari, who is undergoing treatment for an undisclosed medical ailment in the United Kingdom, Sunday met with governors on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and party leaders in London. His meeting with the party chieftains, presidency sources confirmed to THISDAY Sunday night, was an affirmation of […]