Sultan of Sokoto and President - Generation of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Dr. Mohammad Sa'ad Abubakar has decried the raging controversy over Hijab. He said Hijab simply means decent dressing for Muslim women and part ...

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Former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his 75th birthday. The President clocks 75 on December 17, 2017. In a congratulatory message, the PDP chieftain described President Buhari as a disaster, ...
Nigerians are on social media are felicitating with President Muhammadu Buhari on his 75th birthday with the hashtag #PMBAt75. Muhammadu Buhari was born 17 December 1942, and has been in office since 2015. He is a retired major general in the Niger...
At least five people were killed and 15 wounded after two suicide attackers stormed a church in the restive southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta Sunday, officials said, just over a week before Christmas. Senior Quetta police official Abdul Razzaq C...
The Spiritual Director, Adoration Ministry, Enugu Nigeria, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka has disowned some media reports, which quoted him as saying that former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar is a most credible presidential candidate for the 2019 elect...
Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says the ruling party has a stainless kitchen that can accommodate “as many cooks as possible”. Speaking on Saturday during a mega rally held to receive Adebayo Alao-Akala, former ...
Punch reports that President Muhammadu Buhari will be marking his 75th birthday today without any fanfare. Mr President had cancelled the usual military parade by the Presidential Guards Brigade. It was learnt that while the birthday could be descr...
Atiku Abubakar has opened a fast-food restaurant. The former vice president tweeted about his first Chicken Cottage outlet on Saturday evening, saying he was excited and promised to patronise local farmers to boost local agriculture earnings. “Toda...
The National University Commission has released its rankings for all Universities in Nigeria, both private and government owned. According to the ranking, out of over hundred ranked university in Nigeria, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria came top, bea...
Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has hailed President Muhammadu Buhari on his 75th birthday. The former APC chieftain who recently crossed to the main opposition party, PDP dropped the message on his social media account on Sunday morning. See...
As Nigerians continue to grapple with fuel scarcity following last week’s strike threat by the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, IPMAN, another influential group in the oil industry says it is set to begin its strike from Monday...
Hip hop musician, Damini Ogulu, aka Burna Boy, is currently cooling his heels in the custody of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Lagos State Command. The embattled artiste has spent two days with criminals held in a SARS cell for offences ranging fro...
Sultan of Sokoto and President - Generation of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Dr. Mohammad Sa'ad Abubakar has decried the raging controversy over Hijab. He said Hijab simply means decent dressing for Muslim women and part ...
Amasa Firdaus, the Nigeria Law School graduate who was refused her call to bar for failing to remove her hijab, has told TheCable that her defiance was to challenge the status quo. The incident, which took place at the International Conference Centr...
Let me begin by telling a story. On June 1, 2015, the day I resumed work as adviser on media to President Muhammadu Buhari, he had admonished me: “Adesina, always tell me the truth. That is what I want from you. In this type of position I have found ...
The National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State, two other governors and other chieftains of the party yesterday formally received the immediate past governor of the State, Adeba...
Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek a second term in office. Fayose said Buhari should quit now that the ovation is loudest. The governor stated this in his congratulatory message to Buhari on hi...
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, has assured Nigerian workers of a pay rise next year. Ngige stated this in Awka, the Anambra State capital in an interactive session with journalists on Tuesday. These and much more are in t...
The Manchester City steamroller continued at the Etihad on Saturday, with Tottenham Hotspur their latest victim. Pep Guardiola's side wasted little time getting themselves ahead, Ilkay Gundogan rising highest to head home Leroy Sane's corner for his...
Real Madrid captured their third Club World Cup title after beating Brazilian outfit Gremio 1-0 on Saturday. After failing to break down the Brazilian side during the opening period, Madrid finally went ahead in the 53rd minute after Ronaldo struck...
The wedding party 2 just broke a new record in the movie industry after hitting the cinema yesterday in Nigeria. The movie is now the first Nollywood movie to make 20 million Naira in a day. Mo Abudu took to her Instagram page to share this great new...
The Federal On Saturday confirmed the release of the final tranche of the Paris Club refund to 27 state governments. The Director, Home Finance, Federal Ministry of Finance, Mrs Siyanbola Olubunmi, confirmed the release of the fund to the 27 states...
Arsenal returned to winning ways with a hard-fought 1-0 win against struggling Newcastle United in the Premier League on Saturday. Iwobi was replaced by Danny Welbeck on 72 minutes Mesut Ozil broke the deadlock on 23 minutes as he volleyed into the...
On Friday, Fayose said [B][/B]of the governors who approved the withdrawal of $1 billion from the excess crude account (ECA) to fight Boko Haram. The governor alleged that the sum was withdrawn in preparation for President Muhammadu Buhari’s reele...