Osinachi Nwachukwu for burial in father’s compound June 25

By Steve Oko Popular gospel singer Osinachi Nwachukwu allegedly killed by her husband is for burial June 25, Vanguard has gathered. She will be buried at her father’s compound in Isuochi, Umunneochi Local Government Area

Buhari should ensure Igbo successor, Nnamdi Kanu’s release — MASSOB insists

Buhari expresses sadness over Port Harcourt stampede

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the reported deaths of scores of worshippers during a stampede at a religious event in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. In a reaction to the incident,


Jigawa observers stranded at PDP Special Convention

Dozens of observers from Jigawa, are stranded at the Special Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abuja, after their leader allegedly bolted with their allowances. Malam Idris Krikasanma, one of the observers said

Atiku remains the best for Nigeria in 2023

PDP Convention: Atiku pleads for unity among party members

By John Alechenu, Abuja Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar , has appealed for unity among party members as they vote for a presidential flag bearer. He made the special appeal while addressing delegates as well

PDP commences 2022 National Convention

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has commenced its 2023 National Convention to elect a presidential candidate for 2023 general elections. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the convention stated at 6.02 pm with


Port Harcourt stampede: Wike mourns, orders probe

By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT – GOVERNOR Nyesom Wike, has expressed grief over Saturday dawn tragic stampede at the Polo Club, Port Harcourt, Rivers state. Rivers Police Command confirmed 31 persons dead, many others injured,

Obanikoro loses APC ticket for Lagos West

A former minister of state for defence, Sen. Musiliu Obanikoro has lost the APC Lagos West Senatorial primaries ticket. Obanikoro lost to Mrs Idiat Adebule, a former deputy  governor of  Lagos State. Recall that Obanikoro’s son, Rep. Babajide Obanikoro

Some of my dead staff still receiving salaries, says ESUT VC

By Ikechukwu Odu NSUKKA – The Vice Chancellor of the Enugu State University of Science and Technology, ESUT, Prof. Aloysius-Michaels Okolie, yesterday, vowed to block all financial leakages in the University. The Vice Chancellor who

Police recover explosive device in Kaduna beer joint

Police confirm 31 dead in Port Harcourt stampede

The Police Command in Rivers has confirmed the death of 31 persons in a stampede during an outreach programme organised by a new generation church, Kings Assembly, on Saturday in Port Harcourt. The acting Police


Dattijo, El-Rufai’s ex-Chief of Staff, wins Kaduna Central Senate ticket

Muhammad Sani Abdullahi, former Commissioner of Budget and Planning and one time Chief of Staff to Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, has been declared the winner of the primary election for the All Progressives Congress (APC) to contest for Kaduna Central senatorial seat in 2023.

EFCC arrests Accountant-General of Federation over alleged N80bn fraud

EFCC operatives storm venue of PDP convention

Amidst speculations of dollar rain by Presidential aspirants, operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission have arrived at the Velodrome of the MKO Abiola   Stadium Abuja to monitor proceedings.


Just In: ASUP suspends strike, asks members to resume work Monday

FOLLOWING the expiration of its two-week warning strike which it had embarked on to press home its demands from the federal government, the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnic, ASUP, has directed its members to resume work on Monday, May 30, 2022.


Nwagba win Abia South APC ticket

Former Member of the Abia State House of Assembly, Dr Blessing Nwagba has won the All Progressive Congress, APC, senatorial ticket for Abia South Senatorial zone.

Ekiti election

Ekiti bans illegal use of crowns, beaded walking sticks

Any traditional chief or honorary chief who parades himself in the regalia of an Oba in Ekiti State will be arrested and prosecuted by the state government to preserve the sanctity of the traditional institution.

2023 Presidency: Publicly endorse Amaechi now, Buhari told

CANADIANS and United State citizens of Nigerian descent have appealed to President Mohammadu Buhari to openly endorse Rotimi Amaechi’s presidential bid now ahead of the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential primary.


No APC governorship primaries in Benue — Tony Obekpa alleges

Benue APC Chieftain and leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Owukpa district of Benue state, Architect Anthony Obekpa has disclosed that the party’s Guber primaries are slated for Thursday, 26th of May 2022 did not hold across the state. 


PDP Convention: Governors arriving venue

Dignities and leading figures including Presidential aspirants have started arriving at the Velodrome of the MKO Abiola Stadium Abuja, the venue of the Peoples Democratic Party Special Convention / Presidential primary.

2023: Saraki welcomes APC Lagos4Lagos group to PDP

PDP Primaries: Saraki remains candidate to beat, Earl Onaiwu boasts

The Director-General of the Abubakar Bukola Saraki campaign council, Earl Osaro Onaiwu has reacted to a fabricated storey making rounds in some media outlets alleging that former president of the senate and presidential aspirant, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki has withdrawn from the presidential race slated for today in Abuja.


PDP Primaries: Why I’m stepping down — Hayatu-Deen

A presidential aspirant under the umbrella of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Mohammed Hayatu-Deen has stepped down from the race, describing the primary election contest as “obscenely monetised”.

Portable apologises to Headies after police report

By David Royal Fast rising controversial singer, Portable has apologised to the organisers of Headies Awards 2022 for threatening co-nominees. Portable’s apology is coming few hours after the organisers threatened to disqualify him. Vanguard reports


French, a language of opportunities, says Ladoja

Addresses students at Badagry immersion school By Ishola Balogun The former Governor of Oyo State, Chief Rashidi Ladoja, has advised students at the Nigeria French Language Village, Badagry, to utilise the good opportunity of learning French

PDP South West Congress: Senator commends reconciliation committee 

Just in: PDP leaders in crucial meeting

John Alechenu, Abuja Leaders of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party are locked in a crucial meeting at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel Abuja. The meeting which started in the early hours of Saturday is still ongoing

How politics destroyed my business

My agenda for Soludo By FRED IWENJORA D R. CHIKE OBIDIGBO is an industrialist whose manufacturing concern Hardis and Dromedas has touched many lives producing over 27 household products. After over 40 years of running the company,

Waive emerges APC Udu/Ughelli House of Reps candidate

By Paul Olayemi The All Progressive Congress, APC, ticket for the Udu, Ughelli Federal House of Representative in Delta State has been won by Pastor Francis Waive. The incumbent House of rep member floored Mrs

Ogbonnaya Onu

APC primary: Fawehinmi drums support for Onu

A political support group, The Patriots for Ogbonnaya Onu, has urged the All Progressives Congress’ delegates to vote for former Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu in the May 29 presidential primary.

FG emphasises importance of procurement retreat for Perm. Secretaries

*Expresses readiness to introduce e-procurement By Chioma Onuegbu  THE Director-General, Bureau of Public Procurement, BPP, Mr Mamman Ahmadu has emphasized the importance of the procurement retreat organised for Federal Permanent Secretaries that are involved in


[Sponsored] Nigerians can now earn Dollars easily

It is no longer news that Nigerians are now able to comfortably earn in US Dollars even while in the comfort of their homes. Prior to now, it was nearly impossible to work and earn

love, boyfriend, wife, child, keys, husband

Friends who would try all tricks to poach your man!

By Bunmi Sofola It took a lot of effort for me to don my glad rags recently and attend the engagement ceremony of a colleague’s daughter.  We’d been quite friendly in the finance company I

First City Monument Bank, FCMB

2023, Just like bet9JA

By Emeka Obasi Frederik Willem de Klerk was so ultra conservative that it sounded  strange for Apartheid to end during his time as president of South Africa. After releasing Nelson Mandela, he stunned everyone by accepting


Tales of political betrayal

By Emmanuel Aziken As the political season reaches a feverish pitch this weekend, the Nigerian political space is saturating with stories of betrayal by political actors seeking to gain the ascendancy over benefactors. Of course,

Bashiir Ahmad

Ex-Buhari’s aide, Bashir Ahmad loses bid to secure APC reps ticket

A former aide to President Muhammadu Buhari, Bashir Ahmad has lost his bid to secure the ticket of All Progressive Congress, APC to contest for the House of Representative seat representing Ajingi, Albasu, Gaya Federal Constituency in the 2023 election.

Some core lessons from Afghanistan

What President Buhari would have seen on his recent trip

By Muyiwa Adetiba The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a favourite haunting place for our brothers and sisters from the North and I can understand why. It has virtually everything our erstwhile colonial master, the

How much does the cattle herder pay for RUGA? nothing?

 Killing Nigeria: Government as Undertaker

By Tony Eluemunor Nigeria is dying…and it is being killed by many factors. Anyone would be right to suggest that Nigeria is being killed by the diseases that are plucking off Nigerians at a fast rate

How Okowa, Wike, Udom installed flag-bearers 

By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South, Sam Oyadongha, Festus Ahon, Egufe Yafugborhi, Chioma Onuegbu and Ozioruva Aliu WHEREAS the governor of Akwa Ibom State, Udom Emmanuel, conspicuously decreed former Commissioner for Land and Water Resources in the

Peterside Idah

How I saved Nigeria from shame in S. Africa — Peterside Idah

Denies instigating Falcons’ protest in 2004 By Jacob Ajom Former Nigeria international Peterside Idah, who has declared interest in becoming the next President of the Nigeria Football Federation has debunked news making the rounds that he

Akin Alabi wins APC Egbeda/Ona Ara ticket for second term

The House of Representatives Member, Representing Egbeda/Ona Ara Federal Constituency, Hon. Akin Alabi has won his primaries in Egbeda Ona Ara after facing a stiff challenge from Comrade Moshood Erubami and Capt Kazeem Akinjide (Rtd).

Klopp: I don’t believe in revenge

Ahead of today’s Champions League final, Jurgen Klopp spoke to the media about the matchup with Real Madrid and how tough it’ll be to take down the 13-time winners. The coach also said that Liverpool

Simon Ekpa

Biafra: Kanu’s family gives 14-day ultimatum to Simon Ekpa

The family of the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has issued a 14-day ultimatum to Finland-based self-acclaimed discipline of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, Mazi Simon Ekpa, to cease using the name or the image of Kanu in his broadcasts or fundraise.

Fight to the finish as Tonto Dikeh, Bobrisky wash dirty linen in public

Controversial Nigerian crossdresser, Idris Okuneye is popularly known as Bobrisky and his best friend, Tonto Dikeh were widely known as the proverbial “birds of the same feathers that flock together.” But this can’t be said of the two besties in recent times, as they are currently on each other’s throats.