BREAKING: FCTA Demolishes Popular Abuja Night Club, Caramelo Lounge

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has demolished Caramelo Lounge, weeks after some girls were arrested at the popular Abuja night club. According to Tribune, the demolition started early on Monday morning, “bulldozers, under the supervision of some officials of the FCTA were seen demolishing the building allegedly without prior notice”. However, the FCTA’s claim […]

Ignore Senate’s comments, Abuja-Kaduna highway safe – El-Rufai

By Ismaila Chafe Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has dismissed the assertion by the Nigerian Senate that the Abuja-Kaduna highway is the most dangerous road in the country, saying that the road is now safe for travellers. El-Rufa’i stated this when he addressed State House correspondents after a closed door meeting with President Muhammadu […]

9mobile slashes roaming tarrif for customers on Hajj 2019

By Funmilola Gboteku 9mobile, a telecommunication network, on Monday announced that it had launched cheaper rates for its customers travelling for this year’s Hajj in Saudi Arabia. According to Mr Adebisi Idowu, the Vice President of Marketing, 9mobile, the Hajj Roaming offer would afford pilgrims the opportunity to make and receive calls, send and receive […]

JAMB remits N5bn to FG

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) remitted N5 billion to the federal government’s coffers after the conduct of its 2019 unified tertiary matriculation examination (UTME). Fa bian Benjamin, JAMB’s head of media and information, disclosed this in the board’s weekly bulletin, tagged “JAMBULLETIN”. Benjamin later explained that out of the N5 billion returned to […]

Ortom Dumps PDP For APC, Meet Buhari In Aso-rock

The Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom has dumped the People Democratic Party. He has returned to the All Progressives Congress APC. The Governor also meet with President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday behind closed doors with Governors Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, Samuel Ortom, Benue, and Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. […]

Kanawa sun yi wa Sarki Sunusi tarba ta musamman

Mai Martaba Sarkin Kano Muhammadu Sunusi na biyu.Insidearewa Gwamnatin jihar Kano a Najeriya ta ce, ba za ta taba sauka daga matsayinta ba kan dokar sabbin masarautun da ta kirkiro guda hudu a daidai lokacin da mai martaba Sarki Sanusi na biyu ya dawo daga aikin Umra a kasar Saudiya, yayinda dubun-dubatan Kanawa suka yi […]

Lagos celebrates public school pupil for topping 2019 UTME nationwide

Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Education, Mrs Adebunmi Adekanye, has congratulated Master Ezeunala Ekene Franklin, an SS3 pupil of Meiran Community Secondary School, Meiran, for making the best score in the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). Franklin scored 347 in the examination. A breakdown of the result showed that he had 78 in […]


Click to followThe Independent Travel A hotel in Dublin has been praised for its treatment of a Muslim guest who was fasting for Ramadan. This month, Muslims around the globe are observing Ramadan, a period of deep spiritual reflection and fasting that takes place every year. A guest of the Ibis Dublin asked the hotel for a snack before he began […]

Kwankwaso’s father ‘withdraws’ allegiance from Emir Sanusi

Musa Kwankwaso, the District head of Madobi Local Government Area of Kano State and father of a former governor of the state, Rabiu Kwankwaso, has ‘withdrawn’ his allegiance to Emir Muhammadu Sanusi II. DAILY NIGERIAN reports that Governor Abdullahi Ganduje on May 8 had created four additional emirates with First Class Emirs in the state, […]