NFF to lose sponsors over leadership tussle between Pinnick, Giwa

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) is at the verge of losing some of its sponsors, following the latest twist in the leadership of the Glass House. On Monday, the Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, in a statement asked Amaju Pinnick to obey a Supreme Court’s ruling and vacate the office for Chris Giwa.  […]

Why Buhari loves Nigeria more than himself – Ganduje

Abdullahi Ganduje, Governor of Kano State has opined that President Muhammadu Buhari loves Nigeria more than himself. The governor anchored his claim on the fact that Buhari was committed to ensuring sustainable development in Nigeria. Ganduje, who said this during the South East All Progressives Congress, APC, dinner in Owerri, the Imo State capital, noted […]

Gunmen allegedly kill 7 policemen in Abuja

Seven policemen were on Monday night allegedly killed after suspected gunmen opened fire at a stop-and-search duty post in Galadimawa, Abuja. DAILY POST gathered that the suspected armed men were stopped for search by the police when they opened fire on them. This resulted in the killing of seven of the officers while one was […]

I’m ready to lead battle against killer herdsmen – Gani Adams explodes

Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams, has declared readiness to lead fight against killer herdsmen. Adams, who called for a South-West Security Summit to discuss herdsmen killings in the region, stated that events of the last few months have shown that Nigeria is at the crossroads. A statement he personally signed and made available […]

Herdsmen killings: We will hold government accountable – Saraki

Following the persistent killings across the country, the Senate President, Bukola Saraki on Tuesday vowed that the Senate will continue to hold the Federal Government accountable. He said the aim was to ensure the security of all Nigerians. He said this while addressing his colleagues as they resumed plenary on the floor of the upper […]

ASCSN’s allegations against DG of ECN baseless—Coalition

A Coalition of the Transparency Advocacy for Development Initiative and other civil rights groups has condemned the Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria -Energy Commission of Nigeria (ASCSN-ECN Unit) – for grounding activities at the commission. Yomi David, the Coordinator of the coalition, in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja, said its findings showed […]

Officials seal 26 fuel pumps under-dispensing products

officials of Department of Weight and Measures in Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment on Tuesday sealed 26 fuel pumps under-dispensing petrol in Sokoto and its environs. The officials, led by an Assistant Director, Mr Ibrahim Isah, inspected 15 filling during the inspection, monitored sales and sealed pumps discovered to have anomalies. In some […]

Court frees herdsman accused of stealing cow

A Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court, on Tuesday discharged a 40-year-old herdsman, Mohammed Burtu, charged with receiving a stolen cow. The Magistrate, Mr Ibrahim Emmanuel, discharged Burtu, a resident of Karau-Karau village in Giwa Local Government Area of Kaduna State, for “lack of diligent prosecution’’. At the resumed hearing of the case, the prosecutor, Insp. Musa […]

Buhari, Macron talks at 4pm today

President Muhammadu Buhari, who returned to Abuja last night from AU Summit in Mauritania, is billed to hold bilateral talks with President Emmanuel Macron of France at presidential villa, Abuja, today at 4.00p.m. NAN reports that the French leader would discuss issues bordering on security and terrorism with President Buhari. Macron had on Monday in […]