Warrri church bans members without PVC

The South-South Vice President of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, and head of Flock of Christ Mission, Warri, Delta State, Bishop Simeon Okah, has announced that henceforth, any member of his church that has not obtained his Permanent Voters’ Card “would not be allowed to worship.” He said gone were the days when Christians […]

‘APC almost dormant at the grassroots level’ – Tinubu cries out

Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has lamented that the party “is almost dormant at the grassroots level.” He made this observation while commending the large turn out of members during the Saturday’s nationwide congress. Tinubu said the congresses across the country were the best way to “energize the party.” In […]

APC Primaries: Minister, Buhari’s adviser, others blame one another for violence

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi, has blamed “desperate” aspirants for Saturday’s violent disruption of the All Progressives Congress governorship primaries at Kayode Oluyemi Stadium in Ado Ekiti. One of his co-contestants, Babafemi Ojudu, a special adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on political matters, however, blamed Mr Fayemi for the violence. The […]

After ban, codeine syrup price skyrockets

Despite the ban on cough syrups containing codeine, its sellers are still in business. Daily Trust on Sunday has learnt. In some of the medicine stores visited by our correspondent in Gusau, the capital of Zamfara State, such syrups were still on display. Asked why they had not removed them from their shelves, some of […]

Parallel congresses in Kogi as factions claim

The crisis rocking the Kogi state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) continued on Saturday as parallel ward congresses were held across the 239 wards of the state. Although the exercise was peaceful in the state as both factions settled for consensus arrangements in many of the wards, the two groups claimed victory in […]


  Barely one week after the massacre if Local miners at JANRUWA, in Birnin-Gwari local government area of Kaduna State, today (Saturday)  around 2:30pm, armed bandits killing 27 people mostly children at Gwaska village. The armed bandits from neighboring Zamfara state, encircled Gwaska up to Kuiga village shooting sporadically. Also the Armed bandits burnt down completely […]

Buhari’s minister, Adeosun officially joins APC [PHOTOS]

Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, on Saturday picked up her membership card of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abeokuta, Ogun State. Adeosun, after her registration, posed with her card alongside the National Financial Secretary of the APC, Alhaji Tajudeen Bello. In attendance were other party chieftains and members. It is still unclear […]