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FG begins prosecution of INEC officials and political party members for electoral offences
The Federal Government, in collaboration with the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), has commenced the prosecution of individuals involved in various electoral offences during the 2023 general elections. The initiative is part of an ongoing effort to curb electoral fraud and promote credible, free, and fair elections in Nigeria. Following the presidential and National Assembly elections held on February 25, 2023, the...
Oronsaye report: “With 48 ministers, Tinubu not ready to cut cost of governance” – PDP chieftain
Barr. Ray Nnaji, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has criticised President Bola Tinubu for appointing 48 ministers. Nnaji, a former national auditor of the PDP, said Tinubu is not ready to cut the cost of governance. He made the comment in an interview with New Telegraph, published on Sunday, March 3. Reacting to the decision of the Federal Government...
VIDEO: Police Parade Fleeing Female Anambra Lawyer Who Brutalized Maid With Hot Knife
An Anambra-based female lawyer, Adachukwu Okafor, who allegedly maltreated her maid inflicting bodily injuries on her has been paraded by the police at the Force Headquarters, Abuja.GISTMANIA reported that Mrs Adachukwu Chukelu Okafor, a lawyer, who allegedly molested 11-year-old Happiness Nwafor, whom she took into her household to serve as a maid, had been arrested by the police in...
Ogun Police Release Photos of Ladies K!lled by Arrested Serial Killer For Money Ritual
Men of the Ogun state police command have released photos of three ladies killed by recently arrested serial killer, Adebayo Olamide Azeez. The suspect and two others were arrested and paraded by the command two days ago. They were arrested after a lady identified as Sulaimon Adijat was declared missing. Investigations by the police led to the arrest of...
Dangote Refinery has ramped up its stock of imported crude oil from the United States as a second cargo as a second shipment of US light sweet crude oil was headed to Nigeria on Friday for delivery to the refinery, according to a trader and ship tracking data. This is coming as indications emerged at the weekend that Nigeria’s efforts...
The Joint Action Committee (JAC) of the Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU) and the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) has issued a one-week ultimatum for the federal government to pay the unions’ members’ withheld salaries or risk an industrial action. This is as the Congress of University Academics (CONUA) also has asked the government...
…Urges AU, US, UK to help restore rule of law, ensure freedom for political detainees …Seeks trial of interim military leader for crimes against humanity Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, on Sunday, strongly condemned the recent cold blooded murder of Chadian opposition politician, Yaya Dillo, by state security forces. The death of opposition...
Trump’s bombastic personality defined his civil proceedings. In criminal court, lawyers from Trump’s orbit say it could be his demise.
Donald Trump's antics defined his civil court cases, including the recent New York fraud trial.However, Trump will soon be fighting off 91 charges across four criminal cases.According to former attorneys for Trump and the Trump White House, his lawyers will have to rein him in.Storming out during closing arguments. Answering questions at his deposition with sassy retorts. Violating gag...
‘Tinubu Didn’t Anticipate, Prepare For Nigeria’s Economic Crisis’ — LP’s Osuntokun
Director-General of the defunct Labour Party (LP) presidential campaign council in the 2023 general election, Akin Osuntokun, says the approach used by President Bola Ahmed Tinubu towards resolving the crisis of fuel subsidy removal is not effective. According to Osuntokun, the President had over three months, between the time he was declared winner by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)...
‘We’re Building Over 100 Vocational Schools’ —  Tinubu Assures Prioritisation Of Skills, Technology Education To Create Jobs
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has reiterated that his administration will prioritise skills, technology, and vocational education to create more job opportunities in the country. To achieve this, Tinubu said he is establishing 24 skills and innovation hubs in polytechnics as well as entrepreneurship centres in the universities as the first phase. He stated this during the 38th convocation ceremony for over...
8 Actors To Look Out For As Africa Magic Local Series Take Centre Stage
Read Later (0) Close Login to use this feature or Sign Up to be a part of the gang.No account yet? RegisterAfrica has no shortage of stories to tell and with these stories come the faces we come to know and love. With Africa Magic consistently serving up fresh faces that quickly become household names, there is a new...
My Lover Lyrics by Mercy Chinwo
Mercy Chinwo Lyrics My Lover is just one of the many incredible songs featured on Mercy Chinwo's highly acclaimed new album, Overwhelming Victory, explore the captivating lyrics of this track below. Mercy Chinwo - My Lover Lyrics Oh na na ahh ehhEhh eh eh eh eh oOh na na ahh ehhEhh eh eh eh ehOh na na ahh ehhEhh eh eh eh...
Nasboi, Mr P, others mourn Mr Ibu’s death
The Nigerian entertainment industry is in mourning following the unexpected passing of veteran actor John Okafor, better known by his stage name Mr Ibu, on Saturday, March 2nd, 2024. The news of Mr Ibu's death sent shockwaves through the nation, with tributes and condolences pouring in from colleagues and fans alike. Popular comedian and upcoming musician Nasboi shared a heartfelt...
Watch: Rema Lights Up BRITs Stage with “Calm Down” Performance
Afrobeats star Rema lit up the BRIT Awards stage on Saturday night, performing his global hit “Calm Down” with stunning choreography and lots of energy. Dressed in a brown jacket and khaki pants, Rema wowed the audience with his smooth vocals and impressive dance moves. He was joined on stage by skilled dancers as he sang “Calm Down,” creating an...
AsoEbiBella x BellaNaija Style Present | Ankara Styles We Love | Issue 252
This series is a celebration of Ankara – a fashion staple that remains a constant in our wardrobes despite fashion’s revolving door of trends. Every week, we will share the most fabulous styles we spot to celebrate the creativity of these stylish folk we feature, inspire your next look, and for your viewing pleasure. Check out our latest Ankara styles...
Global technology company, Huawei, has unveiled smart solar products to power industries, businesses and residential homes in Nigeria Unveiling the smart solar power products called Fusionsolar in Port Harcourt on Wednesday, the Director, Huawei Digital Power Nigeria, Mr Ni Zhilin, said renewable energy was already a major source of energy across the world. Zhilin, who noted that Nigeria remains the largest...
The president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Ayodeji Adesina, is set to receive the distinguished Obafemi Awolowo Prize for Leadership 2023 on March 6, 2024. The Obafemi Awolowo Prize for Leadership was first announced in December 2012, with the official award ceremony held on March 6, 2013. This year, it is scheduled to take place at the Lagos...
Kalu lauded Mama Gbajabiamila’s political clout and sagacity, saying that it is evident in her son, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila whose political influence is towering. ...
The vice chancellor warned that punishment awaits anyone who flouts the directive. ...
Governor Adeleke has described the late actor as a “great talent” who brought laughter and heartwarming moments to audiences. ...
Filmmaking: Good Storyline Better Than Huge Budget – Filmmaker, Steve Sodiya A Nigerian filmmaker, Steve Sodiya, has advised actors to pay more attention to the storyline than the budget before taking up an acting role. According to Sodiya, this will help them to participate only in successful movies. In a recent interview, the Chief Executive Officer of Nu Koncept Studio described paying...
Savannah Bank Was Re-Licensed For Operation, Not Liquidated …NDIC
 The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has disclosed that Savannah Bank, one of the Nigerians’ oldest banks, has not been liquidated.It, however, said though its license was withdrawn, it has been re-licensed and has the mandate to operate fully.It will be recalled that the bank has been moribund for many years, forcing its shareholders and depositors into quandary over...
Less Than 24 Hours After Demise , Mr Ibu’s Adopted Daughter Changed Actor’s Tiktok Account With Over 1m Followers Into Hers , Deletes All His Videos
 Less than 24 hours after his death Mr Ibu’s  adopted daughter, Jasmine has changed the nollywood actor Mr Ibu’s Tiktok account of over 1 million followers to her own name, deleting all his videos.Jasmine who is not a biological daughter of the actor was adopted by him after constantly pestering the actor who already has grown up children of...
Mr Ibu, a Nollywood veteran has died. The actor whose real name is John Okafor was 62. According to multiple reports from sources close to him, the veteran comedian passed away at Evercare Hospital. Many fans have shared condolences on X, reminiscing about movies the late actor had featured. Details surrounding the cause of death and the veracity of these...
Kumuyi tells Christians to use their tithes to feed the poor, needy
The General Superintendent of the Deeper Life Bible Church, Pastor William Folohunso Kumuyi, has urged Nigerian Christians to use their offerings and tithes to feed the poor and needy in their communities rather than giving them to the churches. The man of God who was reacting to several online debates on paying tithes to churches, said such moneys would be...
ASO ROCK WATCH: Tinubu’s jab at NLC. Two other talking points  By John Chukwu
President Bola Tinubu, last week, tried to cut the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) down to size over their protests on the rising cost of living. Two other stories from the Aso Rock villa were also reviewed for your reading delight. 1. Tinubu’s jab at NLC On February 29, Tinubu criticised the NLC for staging protests, emphasising that the labour movement was not...
Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know Sunday morning
Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Veteran actor, John Okafor, popularly known as Mr. Ibu has passed on. According to multiple reports from sources close to him, the veteran comedian passed away at Evercare hospital in Lagos. The comic actor had undergone surgeries leading to the amputation of one of his legs. 2. Embattled former Governor of...
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said it is monitoring events in Ghana following the approval of a bill by lawmakers, which proposes a potential three-year jail sentence for individuals identifying as LGBTQ. ...
The Katsina State police command, Saturday night, placed a N50 million bounty for the information that could lead to the arrest of the two bandit kingpins terrorising the state. The criminals identified as Modi Modi and Jan Kare, according to a statement by the Command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Abubakar Aliyu, are responsible for attacks in Kankara and Safana Local...
President Bola Tinubu has stressed that nation building requires perseverance and patriotism to succeed. The Nigerian President stated this while speaking with newsmen shortly after inspecting the National Museum of Qatar, in Doha on Saturday. Meanwhile Tinubu will engage the business community and and join his host at the Palace of the Emir of Qatar,  for the signing of eight bilateral...
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