Speaker of the Nigerian House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, argued on Sunday that Nigeria was not created by God in error, adding that those agitating for a split were ignorant of God's plans for the country. The Indigenous Peoples...
A northern group on Friday announced that it had approached the United Nations to compel Nigeria to declare the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) a terror organisation. IPOB is led  by Nnamdi Kanu, a reckless 47-year old man who has...
Former Vice President and chieftain of All Progressives Congress Atiku Abubakar on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 spent an evening with British PM, Theresa May at the Conservative Party's summer party. With the Waziri Adamawa at the event were his wife, Dr....
There were these extremely beautiful, but annoyingly married, young white women who entertained us with their shouts and dance steps as they drank champagne that I almost I forgot my name. A BEAUTIFUL GIRL There was also this beautiful young lady...
At least two Boko Haram members were gunned down on Friday night in Cameroon's far north where attacks have multiplied in recent months. The bombers were planning to attack Kolofata, a town along the border with Nigeria when they were...
BY SIMON ATEBA/WASHINGTON DC It was a very long walk to citizenship. Juliet Chinwe Caren-Oriaku, a Nigerian citizen, had waited for 17 years to become a naturalized American. On Tuesday, July 4, her day finally came. “I am so delighted, it’s...
BY SIMON ATEBA/WASHINGTON DC A twin-suicide attack in Cameroon on Monday evening left at least four persons dead and many injured, a newspaper has reported, a continuation of a reign of terror which started in Nigeria in 2009 and expanded...
It was going to be the day I would have been introduced to the congregation as a new member of my church here in the United States, the Springdale Community Church, in the state of Maryland. Instead, I was...
BY SIMON ATEBA/WASHINGTON DC A Nigerian doctor has opened fire at a United States hospital, killing a former colleague, himself and injuring at least six other staffers. Henry Bello, who was born in Nigeria, lost his job in 2015, and police...
BY SIMON ATEBA/WASHINGTON DC A Nigerian doctor has opened fire at a United States hospital, killing a former colleague, himself and injuring at least six other staffers. Henry Bello, who was born in Nigeria, lost his job in 2015, and police...
Okun indigenous groups and township associations in Lagos yesterday said they are in support of electoral processes to recall Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi west Senatorial district from the  Red Chamber. The group in a statement signed by Rotimi Ajibulu...
Spain on Tuesday deported 23 Nigerians for allegedly committing various offences. Those deported included 21 men and two women. Nigerian deportees were dumped at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos at about 6 am on Tuesday. The Lagos Airport Police...
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo hosted Muslim faithfuls, and religious leaders on Sunday, including Yusuf Buhari, the son of President Muhammadu Buhari. The occasion was the 2017 Eid-El-Fitr Celebration (Sallah). The event took place in his official residence at the Presidential Villa...
BY OKORIE UGURU/The Nation Newspaper, Nigeria For seven years, suspected dare-devil kidnapper, Chukwudemeje George Onwamadike aka Evans, escaped police dragnet. His escape during his daring kidnapping runs had conferred on him supernatural invincibility of a sort. His reign, however, came...
Nigeria's Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has reiterated the commitment of the Senate to bring to an end all forms of discrimination against people with albinism, known as Albinos. Saraki, in a statement by his Special Assistant on Public...
A mistrial has been declared in comedian Bill Cosby's rape case. The court said it was deadlocked on all counts. This is a breaking news that will be updated.  
A protester took his battle to President Donald Trump on Friday right in front of the White House in Washington DC, and we were there to capture the moment. Many Americans have been expressing frustration and anger against President Trump,...
There has been palpable tension in Nigeria in the past week as regional separatist groups issue threats and eviction orders. Reacting to vituperation, insults, abuses and hate speeches emanating from the Nnamdi Kanu group particularly on Radio Biafra, Arewa...
The Nigerian Defence Headquarters said on Tuesday that it had setup a “high profile committee to investigate the remote and immediate causes of the recent unfortunate clash between personnel of the Nigerian Navy and Police in Calabar, Cross River...
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