Hundreds of Nigerian troops are missing after Boko Haram jihadists overran a military base in the remote northeast, security sources said on Sunday, in the second major assault on the armed forces in two days. The militants invaded a base holding more than 700 soldiers in Yobe state – where they abducted over 100 girls […]
Some aggrieved members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have pulled out of the ruling party. Buba Galadima, a former chieftain of the party, announced this on Wednesday after a meeting which lasted several hours. Briefing journalists after their meeting at the Sheraton Hotels in Abuja on Wednesday, Galadima said the new faction was formed […]
The aggrieved officers, on Monday, hit the streets to protest non-payment of their allowances since January, when they were deployed to fight insurgency in the state. They barricaded Bulumkutu road in the town, shot into the air, forcing motorist and residents to flee for safety. The officers also ordered students on their way to school […]
The Federal Government has charged electricity distribution companies (DisCos) to quickly end the estimated billing system in the electricity supply industry because it is subjective, discretionary, and prone to abuse. The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola gave the charged while speaking at the 28th monthly power sector operators meeting hosted by […]
Nigeria’s Super Eagle was on Tuesday night humiliated in London after it was beaten 2:0 by the Serbian senior national team.