Wednesday, 24 February, 2021

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The newly appointed Chairman designate, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, 40-year-old Abdulrasheed Bawa, appeared before the National Assembly on Wednesday, saying it was the EFCC secretary, three directors and other officials who flew in to Port Harcourt, Rivers State, to Read more…


People gathered at the site of the crash on Sunday The seven Nigerian Air Force officers who died in Sunday’s air crash close to Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja will be buried at the National Cemetery, Lugbe, Airport Road, Abuja, Read more…


The Federal High Court in Lagos has remanded in police custody, a businessman, Chidi Nwanyanwu, charged with adulteration of engine oil and inscribing forged Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) logos on the product. Justice Maureen Onyetenu made the order following Read more…


File Photo The Nigerian Army has recaptured Marte, an area in Borno State, from the hold of Boko Haram and members of the Islamic State in West African Province (ISWAP). Army spokesman, Brigadier-General Mohammed Yerima, disclosed this in a statement Read more…


File photo Thirteen persons were killed and over 40 injured in a rocket attack on Maiduguri by suspected Boko Haram members on Tuesday.  SaharaReporters gathered that explosions were heard in Mairi area, a student’s village near the University of Maiduguri. Read more…


Governor Okezie Ikpeazu The Chief Press Secretary to Governor Okozie Ikpeazu, Onyebuchi Ememanka, has berated Senator Smart Adeyemi over his comment that drunkards govern Abia. Ememanka advised the Senator to quickly “seek psychiatric help before his case becomes unmanageable.” Governor Read more…


Some residents of Osundairo area of Agege, Lagos have held a staff member of Ikeja Electric hostage over hike in electricity tariff and estimated billing. The residents, who claimed to have been disconnected for about a month, said they were Read more…


Scene of Tiger Woods car accident Golfer Tiger Woods has been injured in a car crash. Woods is in surgery after suffering “multiple leg injuries” in a car crash in Los Angeles, California. Scene of Tiger Woods car accident AP Read more…


Many persons have been feared dead following heavy explosions and gun duels between Boko Haram insurgents and security operatives in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. SaharaReporters gathered that explosions were heard in Mairi area, a student’s village near the University Read more…


The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has presented a third prosecution witness against former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, for his involvement in an alleged N26 million fraud. The trial continued on Tuesday before Justice John Tsoho of a Federal High Read more…