Jidenna Hints At Collaborations With Top Nigerian Artistes

Nigerian-American singer, Jidenna at the Vibe.NG forum titled “Community Meeting With The Chief: Album Versus Singles In Digital Era” recently held in Lagos said that his music, lyrics, sounds and collaborations are all geared towards building a bridge between people, races and nations. He further explained that it is the reason his songs have a […]

NDLEA uncovers cocaine inside passenger’s boxer shorts

Officers of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos have discovered cocaine hidden inside the boxer shorts and luggage of a passenger. Two suspected drug traffickers, a jewellery and auto parts dealers have been apprehended in connection with the unlawful importation of the narcotics. The suspects, according […]

ASUU says no to ‘planned hike’ of registration fees in Kano varsity

The Kano State University of Science and Technology chapter of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has rejected plans by the institution to increase registration fees for undergraduate students. In a statement signed by Abdulkadir Muhammad and Kashmir Ibn Yakubu, branch chairman and secretary, ASUU said the increase was unacceptable. According to the statement which […]

Appologise and get your punishment reduced, Melaye tells Ndume

The senator representing Kogi west senatorial district, Dino Melaye,  has assured Ali Ndume, his Borno south counterpart, that Senate President Bukola Saraki will reduce his punishment if he tenders an apology. The upper legislative chamber suspended Ndume for six months based on the recommendation of its Ethics and Privileges Committee. The committee made the recommendation […]

SANs at war over Magu

A subtle ‘war of words’ ensued among some Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SANs) yesterday over the controversy surrounding the non-confirmation of the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, by the Senate. While some of the leading minds in the legal profession such as a Constitutional lawyer, Chief Mike Ozekhome […]

ALERT: Militants, kidnappers now disguise as security guards

The Lagos state police command has alerted residents of the new strategy deployed by militants and kidnappers. According to Fatai Owoseni, commissioner of police in Lagos, kidnappers and militants have infiltrated private security companies, and use their jobs as security guards to spy on potential victims. He advised estate managers and private guards to stop […]

Buhari appoints Osinbajo as NEMA chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo as the board chairman of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA). Femi Adesina, spokesman of the president, confirmed this in a statement issued on Friday. Adesina said Mustapha Maihaja hade been appointed as the new director-general of the agency, and that other members of the NEMA board […]

Shettima leads delegation to Saraki over Ndume’s suspension

Kashim Shettima, governor of Borno state, led a high-powered delegation from Borno state to Senate President Bukola Saraki in Abuja on Friday. The visit comes two days after the senate handed a six-month suspension to Ali Ndume, a senator from the state. The ethics and privileges committee had recommended Ndume’s suspension because he moved a […]