Treasury looting: I almost absconded after election – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari said on Thursday that he almost absconded after winning the presidential elections in 2015 when he saw the country’s empty treasury. The President said this at the

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NJC suspends judges over corruption trial

The National Judicial Council (NJC) said Thursday that judges and other judicial officers currently standing trial would not be allowed to perform judicial functions until their cases are determined. This

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We’ll be fair to all Nigerians, Buhari tells Christian leaders

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he will keep faith with the oath of office he swore, and treat all Nigerians equitably. The President said this while receiving the Executive Committee

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Aisha Buhari condoles with Buratai over father in-law’s death

Wife of the President Mrs Aisha Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the family of the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai on the death of the father of

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FEC okays 8 new private varsities

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has  approved the establishment of eight new private universities. The Minister of State for Education, Prof. Anthony Onwuka, told State House correspondents after wednesday’s meeting 

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Teacher allegedly inserts manhood into mouth of 11-year-old girl

A school teacher has been  arraigned before Magistrate B. O. Osunsanmi of an Ikeja Magistrate’s Court for allegedly assaulting an 11-year-old girl (names withheld). Lekan Eniolobo, 20, was alleged to

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Bride abandons wedding programme, runs after ex-lover

A 41-year-old man, simply identified as Julius, is finding it difficult to understand why his “wife” abandoned her marital vows midway into their wedding, shouting “I am no longer interested,”

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Man in police net for impregnating 15-year-old stepdaughter

A 40-year-old man, Victor Emafolomi, has been detained by the police for allegedly raping his wife’s daughter, Keji. It was learnt that the suspect was apprehended on Sunday by the

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Executive arm responsible for corruption in the judiciary – CJN

Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Mahmud Mohammed, has blamed the executive arm of government for the pervasive corruption in the judiciary. The CJN argued that the executive, not the National

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Mother, five children die in Kogi after eating amala

The Ogaminana area of Okene local government of Kogi state was thrown into mourning on Tuesday as six residents were reportedly killed by cassava flour, popularly called white amala. A

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