Why Nigerians are extremely vetted before entry US – Envoy

The Chargé d’affaires of the Embassy of Nigeria in Washington, Amb. Hakeem Balogun, says different reasons are responsible for the extreme vetting Nigerians face during entry into the US. Balogun, in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Washington, added that the President Donald Trump’s travel ban did not affect Nigerians. He said, “The executive […]

NESO Operatives Apprehend 3 Wanted Boko Haram Leaders In Abuja

Operatives of the Neighbourhood Enlightenment and Safety Organisation (NESO) achieved a major feat by apprehending three wanted Boko Haram suspects in Abuja on Thursday.

NESO Operatives Apprehend 3 Wanted Boko Haram Leaders In Abuja

*bust 200 cattle rustlers in Niger Operatives of the Neighbourhood Enlightenment and Safety Organisation (NESO) achieved a major feat by apprehending three wanted Boko Haram suspects in Abuja on Thursday. Corps Commandant General (CCG), Sani Aliyu disclosed this while fielding questions from newsmen at the closing ceremony and passing out parade of the organisation’s 2017 […]

Why Curtis Ugbo Is Charged with Treason – Edo Police Command

Edo State police command has revealed why the leader of Benin Solidarity Movement, Curtis Ugbo and one other have been detained and charged.

Why Curtis Ugbo Is Charged with Treason – Edo Police Command

There was no plan to arrest and release them on bail – police say. Protest wasn’t peaceful We apologised to the palace for using the Oba logo – Dion By Ehi Ekhator Edo State police command has revealed why the leader of the Benin Solidarity Movement, Curtis Ugbo and one other have been detained and […]

Buhari’ll not visit Sambisa on Monday – Buratai

Buhari’ll not visit Sambisa on Monday – Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen.Tukur Buratai, has said President Muhammadu Buhari, who is the Commander-In-Chief of the Nigerian Armed Forces, will not be at this year’s Nigerian Army Small Arms Championship holding in the Sambisa forest to consolidate the army’s grip on the area on Monday. He said the president would be represented at […]

Senate summons AGF, minister, others over e-passport deals

Senate summons AGF, minister, others over e-passport deals

Senate ad hoc committee on Saturday summoned the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami, the Minister of Interior, Retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau and others to appear before it on April 6. The Senate Ad Hoc Committee on Alleged Misuse, Under Remittance, and other Fraudulent Activities in Collection, Remittance and Expenditure of Internally Generated Revenue […]

DSS report to AGF has vindicated Senate on Magu, says Sabi Abdullahi

DSS report to AGF has vindicated Senate on Magu, says Sabi Abdullahi

The spokesman of the Senate, Dr. Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi has stated that the leaked report of the Directorate of State Security (DSS) sent to the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, SAN, on the integrity of Mr. Ibrahim Magu has vindicated the decision of the legislative chamber to reject his nomination as […]

Curtis Ugbo charged with plans to invade Nigeria

Curtis Ugbo charged with plans to invade Nigeria

Group of Edo youths who protested to government house and NPDC Sapele Road may have bitten more than they could chew as the Commissioner of Police has charged one Curtis Ugbo, the leader of the Benin Solidarity Movement with felony: Instigating the invasion of Nigeria. Benin Solidarity Movement had also protested to House of Assembly, Government House, […]

Igbinedion presents Oba of Benin with a Tiger

Igbinedion presents Oba of Benin with a Tiger

The Esama of Benin, Chief Gabriel Igbinedion, on Friday presented a seven-month-old Tiger to the Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare N’ogidigan II. Igbinedion said he presented the tiger as a mark of respect to the monarch. Oba Ewuare received the gift from the Esama. The Oba’s palace was agog, as many persons, including chiefs, thronged […]

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