Jamatul Ahlis Sunnah Lil Daawatil Jihad claimed it is a group engaged in the propagation of Islam In Nigeria. However, the group has untold damages to thousand of Nigerians leading to loss of lives and destruction of properties. The man at the helm of affairs directing this attacks is known as Abubakar Shekau Read more
PREMIUM TIMES can reveal today that the N155billion secretly paid to convicted money launderer, Dan Etete, by the Federal Government, on the orders of President Goodluck Jonathan, was actually a slush fund, with a huge chunk of it ending in bank accounts of cronies and business associates of government officials and at least one individual with links to Mr. Jonathan. Read more
The Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP) has challenged Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Nigeria’s former president, to render an account of his regime.
In a much-quoted statement yesterday, Obasanjo described the State Houses of Assembly and the National Assembly as full of “rogues and armed robbers.” Read more
The Delta State Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Mr Misan Kubeyinje, has threatened to sue New York based online news website, Sahara Reporters to the tune of N1billion for allegedly falsifying a story about him. Read more
According to a research report, 70 percent of married men who reportedly engage in “penetrative sex with commercial sex workers does not use condoms,”
The Director-General of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS, Prof. John Idoko, made this disclosure during a presentation on PreExposureProphylaxis PrEP by the United States Mission office. Read more
Lagos State Governor Babatunde Fashola has advised that states that are not viable should be allowed to merge through constitutional process to enable them stand independent of the Federal Government and function as federating units.
Fashola gave the advice during a television programme, 60 Minutes with Angela, on Wednesday, while answering questions on his advocacy for fiscal federalism. Read more
(BBC News) The UK Metropolitan police said it has arrested four men in connection with a bribery scandal involving Nigerian fraudster James Ibori as part of a planned operation set up in October 2011. Read more
In this exclusive interview with Adeola Adeyemo and published on bellanaija.com, Linda Ikeji shares her journey into the world of blogging and what makes her stand out. She started blogging in 2007 with the passion of sharing anything interesting with her reader. Five years after, her blog, www.lindaikeji.blogspot.com has grown to be one of the most visited sites in the country attracting thousands of visitors daily. Read more
(GUARDIAN) DANGOTE Group Plc and Edimo Gruppo of Italy top the list of investors that have expressed interests in the widely acclaimed land swap scheme devised by the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) to accelerate provision of affordable housing in the Federal Capital Territory. Read more
The four mobile communication operators, MTN, Globacom, Airtel & Etisalat fined for a cumulative sum of N1.17bn by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) for delivering poor Quality of Services in the months of March and April has jointly released a statement in response to the fine by the NCC. Read more
The Federal Government on Tuesday said it would not reinstate the suspended President of the Court of Appeal Justice Ayo Salami as recommended by the National Judicial Council until the court cases challenging his recall to office are resolved. Read more
Four years after he was convicted of money laundering in France, Dan Etete, a former Petroleum Minister, through his company Malabu Oil, has become a billion dollar richer, courtesy of the Nigerian Government and Shell. Read more