Senate urges CBN to suspend ATM card maintenance charges

[FILE PHOTO] Senate The Nigerian Senate Wednesday urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to suspend the Automatic Teller Machine (ATM) maintenance charges being deducted from customers account pending the outcome of the investigation by […]

Atiku picks Peter Obi as running mate

The presidential candidate of Nigeria’s main opposition People’s Democratic Party Atiku Abubakar has announced Peter Obi as his running mate for the 2019 general election. The former Anambra governor had earlier today arrived at Abubakar’s residence in […]

Sanwo-Olu wins Lagos APC governorship primaries

Babajide Sanwo-Olu PHOTO: TWITTER/JIDE SANWO-OLU An All Progressives Congress governorship aspirant in Lagos Babajide Sanwo-Olu has defeated the state’s governor Akinwunmi Ambode to emerge the party’s governorship candidate in the next general elections. The state […]

Anthony Joshua knocks out Alexander Povetkin to retain title

 Anthony Joshua celebrates his win against Alexander Povetkin Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge Britain’s Anthony Joshua retained his International Boxing Federation, World Boxing Association and World Boxing Organisation heavyweight titles with a seventh-round stoppage of […]

Fatalities feared in Lagos train accident

A train accident on Wednesday in Lagos has degenerated into rioting by eyewitness after an unconfirmed number of people lost their lives. The accident occurred at PWD, along Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway on Wednesday morning.

Unrest in Ikorodu as armed soldiers, youths face-off

There was an early morning face-off between Nigerian soldiers and suspected cultists at Solomada Estate area of Ikorodu on Thursday. Trouble started when the suspected cultists allegedly attacked and killed a soldier. In retaliation, reports […]