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Buhari Media Mocks Obasanjo For Not Paying His Taxes

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has been criticized by the Buhari Media Organization (BMO) for being charged as a tax defaulter by the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS. Recall that the FIRS had listed Obasanjo Farms Nigeria Limited, a company owned by the former President, among 19,000 tax defaulters. However, in a statement issued...

Oyo Assembly Goes Ahead To Screen 27 Years Old Despite PDP Protest

Average of representatives of the governing Peoples Democratic Party's Oyo State Chapter (PDP) stormed the State House of Assembly complex on Thursday to protest the appointment of Seun Fakorede, a 27-year-old person, as commissioner. yawanews gathered that Governor Seyi Makinde of the state recently sent three additional names of commissioner-nominees to the Assembly. Read Also: Kogi Chief Justice Free...

80 Nigerians makes FBI Fraud List-See Names

The U.S. government has released a full details and identities of the 80 alleged fraudsters arrested in the country, many of whom are Nigerians. FBI named Valentine Iro, 31, and Chukwudi Christogunus Igbokwe, 38, both Nigerian citizens as lead suspects, adding that the duo allegedly coordinated with others...

Police uncovers Biafra civil war bombs in Anambra, Imo, and Delta

An undisclosed number of bombs left in three states during the 1967-1970 Biafra civil war had been uncovered and detonated claims the Nigerian police. The...

Minister of Interior, warns NSCDC against diverting from intelligence gathering

The newly inaugurated Minister of Interior,Rauf Aregbesola warns NSCDC on diverting from intelligence gathering. Aregbesola, has charged Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, to...

Ekweremmadu: IPOB Promise To Keep Their Threat

Indigenous People of biafra, IPOB, said they would go ahead with their determination to attack political leaders. IPOB also said its struggle for the actualisation of Biafra has taken international dimension, insisting that there was no going back. The pro-Biafra group said...

Ohanaeze Wordwide Speaks On IPOB Threat To Governors

On Thursday, the Worldwide Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council, OYC, vowed to "do everything necessary" to shield Southeast Governors from attackers in both Nigeria and abroad. OYC stated this while calling for a truce between Southeast governors and members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, following the recent attack...

What Buhari Promised Me – Rotimi

Transportation Minister Rotimi Amaechi. has revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari has assured him that during the dissolution of the former cabinet he will retain his role as Minister. Amaechi made this disclosure during a reception after his swearing-in on Wednesday. The former Governor of Rivers State was among Ministers inaugurated yesterday by Buhari...

Adamawa LGA Chairman Summoned over Misconduct

Girei Local Government Council Council Councillors in Adamawa State have called on the Council Chair to react to allegations of gross misconduct against him. The Chairman, Bello Wudini, who is on a temporary appointment as head of the Transition Committee of the Girei Local Government Area, is to...

Kogi Chief Justice Frees Nine Inmates From Okene Prison

The Kogi State Chief Judge, Justice Nasir Ajanah, has released nine prisoners awaiting trial in Okene Prison in the wake of the 2019 prison tour. The prisoners he unconditionally released were: Ige Kekere, Onipe Ojo, Balegi Agbaje, Danjuma Eguru, Adamu Audu, Samuel Emmanuel and Uzochi Ebuka, whom he called a psychiatric case and declared unsuitable for trial. Others which the Chief Judge released on bail were: Onimisi Fatai Sadiq and Shaibu Yusuf. Ajanah, who freed the inmates on Wednesday in Okene, said...

Woman Leader Reveals Real Reason Buhari Appointed Her As Minister

Minister of Women Affairs, Dame Pauline Tallen, stated that she was assigned to the ministry by President Muhammadu Buhari because he was aware of the role that females played in his political life. She, therefore, assured that women will henceforth begin enjoying enormous support and cooperation from President Buhari. Dame Tallen said that the key word she will...

PDP National Chairman Reveals Who Decides In Coming Governorship Election

The People's Democratic Party (PDP) has advised its members to seek tickets for the governorship of Kogi and Bayelsa that only electors, not party leaders, will decide their candidacy. National Chairman, Uche Secondus, gave the advice on Wednesday in Abuja, at the presentation of clearance certificates to the aspirants. “Work on the delegates; don’t...

Oshiomhole Blows Hot As APC Prepares For Governorship Election In Two States

On Wednesday, the All Progressive Congress (APC) inaugurated two screening committees on August 29 to review and scrutinize aspirants contesting for the governorship primaries...

FRSC Blasts Road Safety Officials Collecting Bribe From Motorist

On Wednesday, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) vowed to dismiss any of its staff found extorting motorists from service. The Corps Public Education Officer, Mr Bisi Kazeem, gave this warning in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on...

It Was Helicopter That Dropped Weapons For Us, Bandits Confessed

A bandit, Aliu Musa revealed how a helicopter aircraft dropped weapons for his gang in Kankara's Katsina State Local Government Area in Dinya Forest. The 20-year-old Musa and another suspected bandit Salmanu Isa, 18, were among suspects paraded for various offences at the Katsina Police Command headquarters by...