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Court revokes bail, orders for re-arrest of IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu

The re-arrest of leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has been ordered by a  Federal High Court sitting in Abuja. Justice Binta Nyako who precided over the court gave the order today after revoking the bail granted to the IPOB leader in 2017. According to the court, …

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UK Government plans to hold new Brexit vote

MPs will vote again on Brexit on Friday but it is not clear whether it will be another “meaningful vote” on the PM’s withdrawal deal. Asked whether the motion would be the “full package”, Commons Leader Andrea Leadsom said discussion was “ongoing”. There is speculation that MPs might be asked …

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FG to introduce new taxes to increase revenue

According to Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, the federal government of Nigeria is set to increase revenue by introducing new taxes. Mrs Ahmed made this known to lawmakers at the public hearing on the 2019 budget organised by the Senate and House of Representatives committees on appropriation.   According to her, the …

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Alaafin Of Oyo Welcomes Son With Olori Moji

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III has welcomed a bouncing baby boy with one of  his queens, Olori Moji weeks after welcoming one with one of his Olori’s Queen Omobolanle Read More » Alaafin Of Oyo’s Wife Queen Omobolanle Births Baby Boy.. Alaafin of Oyo welcomes 3rd Set of Twins this Year …

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Killer boyfriend of ex-Ondo deputy Gov’s daughter gets death sentence

An Ondo state High Court sitting in Akure on Wednesday has sentenced Seidu Shakiru-Adeyemi to die by hanging for gruesomely killing his girlfriend Khadijat Oluboyo, daughter of former deputy governor of Ondo State, Lasisi Oluboyo. Adeyemi was charged for killing his girlfriend, Khadijat Oluboyo, on July 2, 2018 and burying …

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INEC releases timetable for River State Election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced  a schedule of activities for the completion of the governorship  election in Rivers State. The commission had  suspended the  process  on March 10, 2019, due to the widespread disruption of elections and violence in Polling Units and Collation Centres. However, a statement  signed …

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Court Adjourns El-Zakzaky’s Trial Indefinitely

The Kaduna State High Court has adjourned sine dine the trial of the embattled leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zeenat. The adjournment followed the appointment of the trial judge, Justice Gideon Kudafa, as a member of the Election Petition Tribunal in Yobe State. El-Zakzaky …

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Jimoh Ibrahim loses father barely two months after losing mother

Nigerian billionaire, Jimoh Ibrahim has lost his father barely two months after losing his mother to a fire accident. The father, Alhaji Yakubu Jimoh, died on Sunday in his hometown in Igbatokado, Ondo State. Read More » Billionaire Jimoh Ibrahim’s mother dies in Lagos fire The source of his death is …

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Peter Tabichi , Kenyan Teacher Who Donates His Salary To Poor Students, Wins $1M Global Prize .

A 36-year-old science teacher from rural Kenya, who donates most of his salary to help poorer students, has been crowned the world’s best teacher and awarded a $1m prize, beating 10,000 nominations from 179 countries. Peter Tabichi, a maths and physics teacher at Keriko secondary school in Pwani Village, won …

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PDP’s Bala Mohammed wins Bauchi Governorship Poll

People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Bala Mohammed, has been declared winner of Bauchi state 2019 governorship election. INEC’s Returning Officer in the state, Professor Kyari Mohammed made the announcement this afternoon, after yesterdays supplementary election in the state. Announcing the result, Mohammed said the PDP candidate polled a total of 6,376 …

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