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Boko Haram Attack That Killed 30 On Friday An Act Of Desperation, Says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari described on Friday the latest Boko Haram attack on Adamawa state as an act of desperation.At least 30 people were killed and dozens more wounded when two schoolgirl suicide bombers staged coordinated attacks on a crowded...

Yes, Nigeria Is Flat Broke, But Not Seeking $30 Billion Loan From IMF, Minister Says

Nigeria is broke but the Federal Government is not seeking $30 billion loan from the International Monetary Fund, IMF, as reported by a newspaper on Friday, a minister says.With low oil prices and Nigeria in recession, President Muhammadu Buhari,...

Boko Haram Bomb Blasts Hit Crowded Market In Madagali, Adamawa State

Twin bomb-explosions hit a crowded market in Madagali, a town in Adamawa State in North-East Nigeria on Friday.According to a rescue worker drafted to the scene, the explosions occurred on Friday morning in a town that is close to...

President Buhari Calls For Peaceful Elections In Rivers On Saturday

President Muhammadu Buhari has called for peaceful and orderly conduct in the federal and state legislative rerun elections in Rivers State tomorrow.The President urges all political parties, their candidates, other stakeholders and the people of the state to ensure...

Breaking: Supreme Court Orders Retrial Of Tumbuwal’s Nomination As APC Governorship Candidate In 2015

The Supreme Court on Friday declined to remove Sokoto State Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal from office but ruled that a case filed by Senator Umaru Dahiru challenging the nomination of Tambuwal as candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC)...

Nigerian Air Force Promotes 78 Senior Officers, Including 14 Air Vice-Marshals, 19 Air Commodores

The Nigerian Air Force Council has approved the promotion of 78 senior officers, including 14 Air Vice Marshals, 19 Air Commodores and 45 Group Captains, a spokesman said in a statement to The Simon Ateba News. Those promoted to the...

Breaking Video: After 3 Decades In Power, Strongman Of Cameroon Takes Selfies For First Time

By Simon Ateba/LagosIn a country where one man has been in power for about 34 years, President Paul Biya of Cameroon, who has ruled the central African country by holding no press conference or being close to his people,...

Buhari’s Govt Warns: No Fee Should Be Paid As Homegrown School Feeding Programme Kicks Off In Igboland

The presidency said on Thursday that the National Homegrown School Feeding scheme has entered implementation stage with the feeding of primary school pupils in Anambra State, another rollout of one of the Social Investment Programmes of the Buhari administration.The...

Even In Recession, Lagos Plans Big For 2016 One Lagos Fiesta, Event To Hold In 5 Centres For 8 Days 

The recession currently affecting Nigerians does not seem to have had any impact in Lagos.On Thursday, the Lagos State Government said it is putting finishing touches to make this year’s edition of its flagship Yuletide revue popularly known as...

Dogara Blasts Magnus Abe For Saying He’s Working Against APC In Rivers

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, on Thursday, described as unfair, a statement credited to former senator, Magnus Abe, that he is working  to provide a clear political advantage for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in...
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House of Representatives seeks 2-month free power supply for Nigerians amid coronavirus lockdowns and shutdowns

The House of Representatives is to consider a fresh Stimulus Bill that will ensure that Nigerians...
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No license has been issued for 5G in Nigeria, communication minister Isa Ali Ibrahim releases statement following report

The attention of my office has been drawn to the public concern about the health implications of the deployment of Fifth...

BREAKING: Nigerian federal government seeks National Assembly’s approval for N500 billion ($1.2 billion) COVID-19 intervention fund

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed on Saturday met with the leadership of the National Assembly...

This is what African leaders discussed with President Macron of France, Dr. Tedros of WHO and Dr. Nkengasong of Africa CDC at their second...

President Cyril Ramaphosa of the Republic of South Africa, and Chairperson of the African Union (AU), on Friday, convened a second...

Coronavirus Africa: 313 deaths, 640 recoveries and 7,741 infections in 50 countries

At least 313 people had died from the novel coronavirus in Africa as of Saturday morning, up from 284 on Friday, according to latest figures...
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