We’re Still Negotiating Release of Chibok Girls – Lai Mohammed

By: Olajide Toriola The Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism Lai Mohammed, yesterday, said Federal Government is still negotiating with Boko Haram for the release of the Chibok schoolgirls and…

Aishat Buhari, Melinda Gates, Set to Improve the Lives of Women, Children in Africa

By: Olajide Toriola Wife of the President of Nigeria, Her Excellency, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, and philanthropist Mrs. Melinda Gates are set to change this narrative with a partnership between Future…

Army Places N500,000 Bounty on Insurgents

Condemnation, yesterday, continued to trail Monday’s bombing of worshippers in the University of Maiduguri mosque in Borno State, as the Islamist militant group, Boko Haram, claimed responsibility for the act.…

Ogun Monarch Lauds Gov. Amosun over Appointment of Odebiyi as COS

The Alaye of Ayetoro, Oba Abdul–Azeez Adelakun, has commended the administration of Senator Ibikunle Amosun for the appointment of Chief Tolu Odebiyi as his new Chief of Staff. The traditional…

VP Osinbajo Off to Davos, Leads Nigeria’s Delegation to World Economic Forum

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, is leading Nigeria’s delegation to this year’s World Economic Forum holding this week in Davos, Switzerland. In the Nigerian delegation are ministers and special advisers…

Buhari Regrets Accidental Discharge in Borno, Says Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness and regret over the accidental bombing of a civilian community in Rann, Borno State, by the Nigerian Air Force, engaged in the final phase…

Ambode to Grow GDP, Promote Talents through One Lagos Fiesta

Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday revealed plans of his administration to leverage on the vast economic opportunities in entertainment, tourism and arts sectors, among others to grow the…

Terrorism: Nigeria, Saudi Arabia Facing Same Calamity – Saudi Arabia Official

…as Sultan condemns killers in Jihad’s name By: Mosunmola Ayobami in Ilorin ‎An official of Saudi Arabia Sheikh Abdullah Muhammad Al-Mutlaq has disclosed that the Saudi Arabia Kingdom and Nigeria…

Nigerian Fighter Jet Kills Civilians in Maiduguri

The Army said a fighter jet had misfired and shot some humanitarian aid workers of the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC), the Medicines Sans Frontiers and some civilians in…

Heritage Bank Sacks 400, But Officials Say Bank Remains Strong, Sound

By Akin Akinremi Heritage Bank has embarked on mass retrenchment of its workers with 400 staff sacked in December alone. Investigations by WESTERN POST on Monday indicated that more workers…