World Bank rates 71% of Nigerians as extremely poor

No fewer than 70.92 million Nigerians are in extreme poverty, according to the World Poverty Clock.…

Tinubu directs AGF Fagbemi, others to clear cases on Malabu OML 245

President Bola Tinubu has ordered the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Lateef Fagbemi,…

Power minister mulls removal of electricity subsidy, ‘cost reflective tariff’

Nigerians may have to brace up for higher electricity cost as the Minister of Power, Adebayo…

Police arrest kidnappers after collecting ransom cash from victims

The police in Edo State have confirmed the arrest of four suspected kidnappers – Aminu Sadio,…

PDP govs pay sympathy visit to Plateau State over recent killings

* Announce N100m donation to victims The Governor’s Forum of the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party…

IPAC kicks as INEC excludes PDP from Plateau rerun elections

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been excluded from the ballot papers for the rerun elections…

Marketers predict fresh hike in petrol, as PH refinery begins test-run

* Amid Naira crash against US dollars The Federal government, on Wednesday, said the Port Harcourt Refining Company is…

Matawalle in Saudi Arabia, seeks global partnerships to fight banditry, terror

Minister of State, Defense, Bello Matawalle has visited the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to attend a…

Man electrocuted amid attempt to steal transformer cables

A suspected thief was on Monday electrocuted while allegedly attempting to steal transformer cables in Jattu community…

Herbalist arrested in Osun with AK-47 rifle

Officers of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have arrested a 54- year-old herbalist,…