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Ishaku extends curfew on Jalingo to 24 hours

Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba State on Tuesday ordered the extension of the dusk to dawn curfew imposed on Jalingo, Taraba State capital, to...

Ethiopian Airline: NCAA speaks on passengers’ safety in Nigeria

Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, has reacted to the crash of B737 Max aircraft, belonging to Ethiopian Airlines, which killed 157 people on Sunday. Spokesman...

Gunmen kidnap expatriate, kill driver in Kano

Gunmen in the early hours of Tuesday killed a driver and kidnapped an expatriate in Kano State. The expatriate who is a staff of Triacta...

Ethiopia Airlines: What Oby Ezekwesili said about Pius Adesanmi’s death

Former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili, Tuesday, urged everyone grieving the death of Pius Adesanmi, popular Nigerian professor and columnist, to be strong. DAILY POST...

Nigeria elections 2019: Why Buhari’s INEC couldn’t conduct free, fair elections – Fayose

Immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has blamed President Muhammadu Buhari for the several malpractices in 2019 elections. Fayose on Tuesday said Buhari...

Gunmen abduct Chief Security Adviser in Cross River

The Chief Security Adviser to Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State, Mr Ani Esin has been kidnapped. He was abducted in his house on...

Senate adjourns sitting over death of Hon. Temitope Olatoye

Senate on Tuesday adjourned plenary till Wednesday, 13 March 2019 over the death of Hon. Temitope Olatoye Sugar representing Akinyele/Lagelu Federal Constituency in the...

Rivers guber: How Wike ‘colluded with INEC officials to write’ results – APC

The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State, on Tuesday accused the state governor, Nyesom Wike, of colluding with the Independent National Electoral Commission,...

Governorship election: Army arrest 24 persons for alleged snatching of ballot boxes in Imo, Abia, Cross River

The Nigerian Army said it arrested no fewer than 24 suspects in connection with electoral offences during the Saturday Governorship and House Assembly elections...

Why military, others must be investigated over roles in 2019 elections – KOWA Party’s Sonaiya

Remi Sonaiya, presidential candidate of KOWA Party in 2015, on Tuesday, called for an investigation into the roles played by different bodies, including the...

Nigeria elections 2019: List of Governors-elect, States, political parties

The 2019 election has already produced 23 governors-elect as the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, continue with the collation and announcement of results. INEC has...

Arinze Madueke of Zidora Group builds house for widow

For over five years now, under the philanthropic movement of Zidora Aid Foundation, many who couldn’t smile have smiled, many whose hope were thought...

Rivers Guber: How Chief of Army Staff, Buratai plans to return Nigeria to military rule – CUPP alleges

The Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP, has alleged that the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, was plotting to return Nigeria to military...

All seven states where INEC declared governorship elections inconclusive [Full list]

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the March 9 governorship and State House of Assembly elections inconclusive in at least seven states. They...

Benue decides: INEC announces winner of Konshisha/Vandeikya Federal constituency

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has declared winner of the Saturday’s elections for the Konshisha/Vandeikya Federal Constituency seat. INEC declared Mr Herman Hembe of...

INEC releases list of 32 elected members of Oyo Assembly

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the names of the thirty-two persons, who have been elected to represent the thirty-two state constituencies...

Ethiopian Airline crash: Death of Adesanmi, Bashua, Safi sad, shocking – Dabiri-Erewa

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Diaspora and Foreign Affairs, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has described the death of three Nigerians in the...

EEDC harps on safety as NEMSA releases latest ranking

The Enugu Electricity Distribution PLC (EEDC) has urged electricity consumers to continue shunning acts that could endanger their lives and that of others. The power...

Police arrest suspected killer of Oyo lawmaker, Temitope Olatoye

The Assistant Inspector General of Police in charge of Zone 11, Mr. Leye Oyebade and the Commissioner of Police in Oyo State, Mr. Shina...

Ethiopian Airlines crash: Number of UN officials killed now 21

The number of United Nations, UN, officials killed in the Ethiopian Airlines’ plane that crashed on Sunday has risen to 21 from the initial...

Monarchs lament militarisation of governorship election in Rivers, tells INEC what to do

Rivers State Council of Traditional Rulers has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC) to declare all verifiable results of Saturday’s Rivers State...

Nigeria Decides: Election observers speak, make recommendations

Two election observer groups have called on the Federal Government to fully implement the recommendations of the Mohammed Uwais and Ken Nnamani led political...

What Archbishop Onaiyekan said about Nigeria’s governorship, state assembly elections

The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, has lamented the attempts made by desperate politicians to militarise and rig the just concluded Governorship...

INEC announces winner of Taraba governorship election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Darius Ishaku, as the winner of the 2019...

Sokoto guber: ‘Inconclusive election is constitutional’ – INEC replies Tambuwal

The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Sokoto State, Sadiq Musa, has defended the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to declare the...