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Buhari: Fresh concerns on national unity over alleged lopsided appointments

Soon after receiving his Certificate of Return from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as the winner of the February 23, 2019, presidential election, President Muhammadu Buhari pledged to run … Read More

Edo Guber Poll: APC probes certificates of Obaseki, five other aspirants 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has expressed its resolve to probe into the genuineness of relevant documents including the educational certificates of Governor Godwin Obaseki and five others for the … Read More

VIDEO: Protest in Abuja over rape

By Samuel Oamen    News, News UpdateRead More Related posts: Protest rock Lagos, Abuja over rising rape cases, sexual assault against women Yobe govt set to implement stiff penalties for … Read More

AfDB: Yoruba Koya calls for US support for Adesina’s 2nd term

Tribune Online AfDB: Yoruba Koya calls for US support for Adesina’s 2nd term A pan-Yoruba socio-cultural group, the Yoruba Koya Leadership and Training Foundation, has urged the United States government … Read More

Modric reveals how Mourinho almost made Cristiano Ronaldo cry

Real Madrid ace, Luka Modric has revealed how Tottenham Hotspur manager, Jose Mourinho, almost made Juventus superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo cry during their time together at the Santiago Bernabeu. The Croatian … Read More

COVID-19: Two discharged patients relive experiences as 2 months-old baby test positive in Delta

Tribune Online COVID-19: Two discharged patients relive experiences as 2 months-old baby test positive in Delta Two discharged COVID -19 patients in Delta State have relived their harrowing experiences and … Read More

Tiv/Jukun Crisis: 11 allegedly killed, scores injured, houses razed in Taraba

The Tiv/Juku crisis in Bali Local Government Area of Taraba State has now claimed 11 people while others are reportedly injured following renewed attacks on Tungwa and Utsua-Daa communities in … Read More

PHOTO NEWS: Buhari resumes juma’at prayer, observes social distancing

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday resumed juma’at prayer at the State House Mosque after the new guidelines on religious gathering was released. The post PHOTO NEWS: Buhari resumes juma’at prayer, … Read More

Messi misses training again ahead of La Liga restart

FC Barcelona captain Lionel Messi sat out Friday’s training session as he has a small thigh strain, the Spanish league champions have said. Barca returned to full training on Monday … Read More

Amazing new formula from Airtook reportedly cures glaucoma and cataracts…see live testimony (Sponsored)

Dear friend, Officer Ken here… I’ve got to get this off my chest before I explode. Quickly, I’m in haste as I type this newsletter. And I won’t bother proofreading … Read More

Critics will shut up when we commission LG service commission building ― Makinde

Tribune Online Critics will shut up when we commission LG service commission building ― Makinde Oyo State governor, Mr Seyi Makinde, on Friday, flagged off the construction of office complex for … Read More

It’s illegal to manage COVID-19 patient without permission ― Lagos govt

Tribune Online It’s illegal to manage COVID-19 patient without permission ― Lagos govt The Lagos state government has classified as illegal the management of COVID-19 patients by private facilities in … Read More

PHOTOS: Protests rock Lagos, Abuja over rising rape cases, sexual assault against women

By Alao AbiodunNews, News UpdateRead More Related posts: Protests rock Lagos, Abuja over rising rape cases, sexual assault against women Protest rock Lagos, Abuja over rising rape cases, sexual assault … Read More

House of Assembly reconciliation by Obaseki: The ship has sailed – Edo PDP

By Bisi Olaniyi, Southsouth Bureau Chief The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Edo State chapter, has asked Governor Godwin Obaseki to stop deluding himself about reconciling with the fourteen aggrieved elected … Read More

Sancho and Dortmund teammate Akanji fined for home haircuts

English midfielder Jadon Sancho and his Borussia Dortmund teammate Manuel Akanji were fined by the German league on Friday for breaking stringent health guidelines to get haircuts at home. Photos … Read More

26-year-old man kills driver in Onitsha road accident

Tribune Online 26-year-old man kills driver in Onitsha road accident Police in Anambra State on Friday arrested a 26 -year-old man, Mr.Tochukwu Onyejekwe for allegedly crushing to death a shuttle … Read More

COVID-19: Nigerian govt reveals drugs not relevant for treatment of patients

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has removed antiviral drugs from its new set of guidelines for the treatment of COVID-19. NCDC Director-General, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, disclosed this at … Read More

Girl,17, arrested for faking own kidnap in Ogun

Tribune Online Girl,17, arrested for faking own kidnap in Ogun A 17-year-old girl, Seun Adekunle, has been arrested by men of the Ogun State Police Command for faking her own … Read More

Edo 2020: PDP faults Obaseki’s reconciliation move

By Ozioruva Aliu, Benin-City, Edo state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has faulted the reconciliatory move by Governor Godwin Obaseki to bring 14 lawmakers –elect into the house … Read More

Audu Maikori’s right violated by Kaduna govt , Appeal Court affirms

By Innocent Anaba The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has affirmed the judgment of a Federal High Court, Abuja, which held that the Kaduna State Government violated the rights … Read More

Overspeeding is major cause of road accidents that killed 5,483 people in 2019

The majority of people who were either injured or killed in road crashes in 2019 were men.Read More Related posts: One killed, other injured as Bayelsa communities clash Tiv/Jukun Crisis: … Read More

Fayemi meets religious leaders, raises committee on opening worship centres

By Rasaq Ibrahim, Ado-Ekiti Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Friday met with religious leaders as part of steps to reopen worship centres shut to prevent the spread of … Read More

Church reopening: Okotie rejects Sanwo-Olu’s guidelines

Tribune Online Church reopening: Okotie rejects Sanwo-Olu’s guidelines Rev Chris Okotie has rejected the guidelines issued by the Lagos State government for the reopening of worship centres. In a statement … Read More

Sanwo-Olu appoints Lekan Fatodu as SSA on Sustainable Development Goals

The appointment is part of the governor’s desire to deliver on the SDGs in Nigeria’s most populous city.Read More Related posts: Again, Court re-affirms INEC’s power to de-register political parties  … Read More

How I battled, survived COVID-19 — Benue female ex-Reps

Mrs. Rebecca Apedzan was Benue State’s third COVID-19 case. She is a former member of the Federal House of Representatives, the Benue State Executive Council, an advocate of women rights … Read More

ActionAid, CSOs take gender based violence protest to Police HQ

..…call on FG to declare a state of emergency ..…Police assures to join in fight against rape, others By Gabriel Ewepu, Abuja A human rights and social justice nongovernmental organization, … Read More

When road construction sends 85-year-old grandmother into ecstacy

MAMA Muwa Isa, a resident of Sabon-Kaura area of Bauchi metropolis, is presently swooning in joy, thanks to the construction of a road in her area after years she and … Read More

2 drivers docked for alleged assault, theft of phones

Two men who allegedly assaulted a vehicle owner and stole his mobile phones worth N95, 000 have been arraigned before a Life Camp Magistrates’ Court in Abuja on Friday. The … Read More

Fear as dreaded Shilla Boys unleash reign of terror in Adamawa

ADAMAWA State in the North East geopolitical zone has had its unwelcome share of the Boko Haram insurgency which also ravages two other states of the region, Borno and Yobe. … Read More

Soyinka demands action against people responsible for lopsided appointments in Buhari’s govt

Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka, has called for those responsible for alleged lopsided appointments in President Muhammadu Buhari’s government to be punished. Soyinka made the demand during an interview on PlusTv … Read More

COVID-19: FG distributes seeds, fertilizers, to local farmers in Kano

By Abdulmumin Murtala, Kano The National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons, NCFRMI has distributed agricultural items including seeds, fertilizer and other agric implements to 100 local farmers … Read More

Protests rock Lagos, Abuja over rising rape cases, sexual assault against women

By Alao Abiodun Group of protesters on Friday stormed the Nigeria Police Force Headquarters in Abuja, and police command in Lagos to protest the rising spate of rape, sexual violence, … Read More

Protest rock Lagos, Abuja over rising rape cases, sexual assault against women

By Alao Abiodun Group of protesters on Friday stormed the Nigeria Police Force Headquarters in Abuja, and police command in Lagos to protest the rising spate of rape, sexual violence, … Read More

FG awaits NASS approval to commence $1.2bn Green Imperative project

Tribune Online FG awaits NASS approval to commence $1.2bn Green Imperative project The Federal Government said, on Thursday, that it was only waiting for the approval of National Assembly to … Read More

Lekan Felix bags life in jail for abduction, rape of teenager for 2 years

One Lekan Felix has bagged life imprisonment for the abduction and rape of a 15-year-old girl (name withheld) in 2013. An Abeokuta High Court gave the judgment on Friday, NAN … Read More

Amotekun Corps arrests 3 illegal miners in Osun

Men of the Amotekun Corps have arrested three suspected illegal miners in Osun. The three suspected illegal miners, Dauda Lawal, Abiodun Agboola and Ademola Obafemi were arrested at Kitibi, a … Read More

Unguwan Sarkin Musulmi, a unique haven for emirs in Kaduna

KADUNA, the  capital of defunct Northern Nigeria, is highly revered and unique in many aspects, especially to Northerners. The post Unguwan Sarkin Musulmi, a unique haven for emirs in Kaduna … Read More

Gbajabiamila to engage State Assemblies on domestication of anti-rape laws

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, says he will engage Speakers of State Houses of Assemblies on domestications of laws against rape.Read More Related posts: Gbajabiamila … Read More

One killed, other injured as Bayelsa communities clash

By Simon Utebor, Yenagoa At least one person was killed and another injured in a communal clash between Akenfa and Agudama-Epie in Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State. In … Read More

AfDB approves new 5-year strategy for Nigeria amidst COVID-19 concerns

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved Nigeria’s Country Strategy Paper (CSP) 2020-2024, which builds on the successes and challenges of the 2013-2019 edition.Read More … Read More

Armed robbers snatch N1m from crayfish dealer in Delta

By Francis Efe, Warri Armed robbers on Friday snatched the sum of one million naira from a crayfish seller in Warri, Delta State. According to an eyewitness, the two armed … Read More

ACF condemns attack on Kajuru

THE Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, yesterday, raised the alarm over reports of yet another attack in Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna State by armed bandits. The Forum said incessant … Read More

Abandoned road projects to be completed in 3 months, Bauchi gov Bala assures

Tribune Online Abandoned road projects to be completed in 3 months, Bauchi gov Bala assures Residents of the Federal low-cost housing estate and railway as well as other areas along … Read More

Madagascar’s minister fired for planning to buy $2.2m sweets

Madagascar’s education minister was sacked for planning to order $2.2, worth of sweets.Read More Related posts: COVID-19: Nigeria going into recession – Fashola Fijian Prime Minister declares country COVID-19 free … Read More

Agusto affirms Coronation Merchant Bank’s rating at A+ with Stable Outlook

Coronation Merchant Bank remains one of the top rated merchant Banks in Nigeria as shown by the recently released Rating Report by Agusto&Co , a foremost rating agency in Nigeria. … Read More

President Buhari observes Juma’at prayer as FCT reopens mosques

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday joined other Muslim faithful to observe the two raka’at Juma’at prayer following the reopening of the Aso Villa Mosque in Abuja.Read More Related posts: PHOTO … Read More

Girl, 17 arrested with her 25 years old boyfriend for faking her own kidnapping

James Ogunnaike – Abeokuta A 17-year-old girl, Seun Adekunle, and her 25year-old boyfriend, Basit Olasunkanmi have been arrested by men of Ogun State Police Command for faking the kidnap of … Read More

Ortom, Suswam, others not defecting to APC — PDP chair

THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has clarified that there was no truth in the rumours that Governor Samuel Ortom, Senator Gabriel Suswam and some other bigwigs of the party were … Read More

Nigeria’s problem will be compounded if we discard Agriculture amid COVID-19 – Niger govt

Niger State Governor Alh. Abubakar Sani Bello has said that if the Nigerian state jettisons Agriculture in the face of the current novel Coronavirus, the Nation’s economic challenge would be … Read More

US gains 2.5 mn jobs in May, unemployment falls despite pandemic

The US economy regained 2.5 million jobs in May as coronavirus pandemic shutdowns began to ease, sending the unemployment rate falling to 13.3 percent, the Labor Department reported Friday. The … Read More