Supreme Court sacks APC senator, David Umaru

The Supreme Court has declared Mohammed Sani Musa winner of the Niger East senatorial election in the last National Assembly polls. The court, however, set aside the April 8, 2019 judgment of the Court of Appeal, Abuja, which declared Senator David Umaru the valid candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Umaru, an ex-Chairman, Senate […]

France 2019: Top 10 Super Falcons players of all time

Nigeria may never have been a threat to other countries to win the FIFA Women’s World Cup, yet they have provided plenty of entertainment during their seven outings at football’s biggest tournament. The nine-time champions of African Women’s Cup of Nations (AWCON) will forever be remembered as the country that almost knocked out Brazil at […]

One Million New STD’s Recorded Daily, Warns WHO

A “wake up call” among people aged 15-49 years old is urgently needed with a million new sexually transmitted infections (STIs) occur every day across the world, says the World Health Organization (WHO),According to According to a new report released by the health agency, 127 million new cases of chlamydia were recorded and 87 […]

EFCC withdraws from Goje’s ‘N25bn fraud’ case

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has withdrawn from the N25 billion fraud case involving Danjuma Goje, former governor of state, according to NAN. The case, which has been on for close to eight years, has been handed over to the office of the attorney-general of the federation. Babatunde Quadiri of federal high court II, […]

ISIS Attack North Of Baghdad Kills 2 Brothers, Wounds Third

Several Islamic State gunmen attacked a village north of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad late Thursday night, killing two brothers, wounding a third, and also injuring another family member, said security sources, According to One source, who spoke on condition of anonymity, told Kurdistan 24 on Friday that gunmen from the extremist group stormed […]

Concerns Over CBN’s Proposed Restriction On Govt Securities

Despite difficult operating clime, typified by higher non performing loans, (NPLs), dearth of credit facilities to real sectors of the economy, banks have been able to make appreciable profits, particularly, in their first quarter 2019 outings. However, some analysts say the ‘harvests’ mostly at the expense of customers may be short-lived with the restriction the […]

I expect all PDP lawmakers to endorse me, says Lawan on senate presidency

Ahmad Lawan, senate leader, says he expects all senators on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to endorse him for office of senate president. Lawan was reacting to the support Peter Nwaboshi, a PDP senator, declared for him. Speaking with journalists in Abuja on Saturday, the senate leader said Nigerians only care about the […]

Aisha Buhari asks security agencies to end banditry NOW

Aisha, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, has called on security agencies to end banditry and other forms of insecurity in the country. Speaking on Saturday while distributing relief materials to “over 25,000″ victims of attacks in Katsina state, the president’s wife also charged well-meaning Nigerians to speak against things that are going wrong in the country. She […]

Saraki loses international appointment as Ambassador-at-large

Nigeria’s Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki has finally lost appointment as Ambassador-at-large of the International Human Rights Commission (IHRC) for not meeting up with the necessary protocols demanded of the office. In a letter issued and signed by head of the Nigerian Office, Dr. Friday Sani which was made available to DAILY POST in Abuja […]

Flying Eagles advance to world cup round of 16 as ‘best losers’

Nigeria fought from a goal down to draw 1-1 with Ukraine in the FIFA U20 World Cup at the Bielsko Biala Stadium on Thursday night. With the result, Nigeria finished third in Group D with four points from three games. The Paul Aigbogun boys advanced to the round of 16 as one of the four best […]