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BREAKING: Benin Republic Police arrests Sunday Igboho

The Benin Republic Police has arrested the Yoruba nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho in Cotonou.https://twitter.com/IntelRegion/status/1313421958080536581A source privy to his departure...

Muslims marks Arafah day ahead of Tuesday’s Eid-Al-Adha celebration (Video)

Today, Monday July 19, 2021 marks the Arafah day - a day when muslim pilgrims performing Hajj will make their way from Mina to...

Nigerian Senate rules out electronic transfer of election results, says NCC should decide

The Nigerian Senate has on Thursday voted to rule out the possibility of having results transmitted electronically, stating that the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC),...
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BREAKING: Nigerian Army General, Hassan Ahmed assassinated in Abuja

The Nigerian Army has confirmed the assassination of Major General Hassan Ahmed in the late hours of Thursday after his car was attacked by...

BREAKING: FG declares Tuesday, Wednesday as Eid-il-Adha public holidays

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, July 20 and Wednesday July 21, 2021 as public holidays to mark this year’s Eid-il-Adha celebration.https://twitter.com/IntelRegion/status/1313421958080536581The Minister of...

JUST IN: Buhari sets for Kano to flag off Kano-Kaduna railway project

President Muhammadu Buhari has left Abuja to Kano, Nigeria for the groundbreaking ceremony for the Kaduna-Kano standard gauge rail line.https://twitter.com/IntelRegion/status/1313421958080536581The Permanent Secretary of the...

Army hands over 1,009 ex-Boko Haram terrorists to Borno Government – Reports

The Nigerian Army has on Wednesday, handed over 1,009 ex-Boko Haram insurgents, who had been in military custody at Giwa Barracks in Maiduguri, to...

FRSC begins 2021 recruitment, states requirements and how to apply

The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has announced the starting of the 2021 recruitment exercise into the organization. https://twitter.com/IntelRegion/status/1313421958080536581 The government establishment on Tuesday announced the...

BREAKING: Senate rejects Lauretta Onochie as INEC Commissioner

The Senate on Tuesday rejected the nomination of Ms Lauretta Onochie as a National Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).https://twitter.com/IntelRegion/status/1313421958080536581Ms Onochie, currently...

APC announces commencement dates for wards, local government and national congresses

The All Progressives Congress (APC), on Monday announced that its party’s congresses will start across the country from July 31 2021 with the ward...

BREAKING: Senate moves to stop candidates below 18 years from taking JAMB

The Senate Committee on Basic Education has said it would work towards amending the law establishing the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB to...

Sultan of Sokoto declares Tuesday July 20 as 2021 Eid-el-Kabir day

The Sultan of Sokoto and President-General, Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has declared Sunday, July 11, as the...

BREAKING: Chidinma makes U-turn, denies killing Super TV CEO Michael Usifo Ataga

Chidinma Ojukwu, the suspect arrested in connection with the death of Michael Usifo Ataga, CEO of Super TV, has denied killing him in a...

Nigeria Army releases 2021 Regular Recruit Intake Shortlist – Check Names

The Nigerian Army has announced the release of the Names of all the shortlisted candidates for the 81 Regular Recruits Intake 2021.https://twitter.com/IntelRegion/status/1313421958080536581The Nigeria Army...

BREAKING: Popular Musician, Sound Sultan is dead

Nigerian Musician, Olantrewaju Abdul Ganiu Fasasi popularly known as Sound Sultan is dead. Want to get the latest entertainment news and gist?Follow us on twitter...

Messi bags best player award, golden boot as Argentina beats Brazil to win the 2021 Copa America

Superstar Lionel Messi has finally won a major tournament with his country - Argentina after a hard-fought 1-0 win over Brazil at the Maracanã in Rio...

BREAKING: Bandits kills 35 people in Zamfara

35 people have been killed by bandits in five communities of Faru district in Maradun Local Government Area of Zamfara State on Thursday evening,...

JUST IN: NCDC confirms detection of deadly Delta Variant of COVID-19 in Nigeria

The Federal Government of Nigeria through the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed the detection of the SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant, also known...

FG appoints Kings of Ogun, Benin, Delta and others as University Chancellors, Governing Councils

The Federal Government of Nigeria has appointed the Chancellors and Governing Councils of some Federal universities in Nigeria.https://twitter.com/IntelRegion/status/1313421958080536581The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu,...

JUST IN: Buhari appoints Adamu as Nigeria’s Ambassador to the World Trade Organization (WTO)

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Dr Abdulhamid Adamu as Nigeria’s Ambassador to the World Trade Organisation, Geneva, for a period of four years.https://twitter.com/IntelRegion/status/1313421958080536581This was announced...

Banning herdsmen from grazing will not work, Governor Zulum of Borno State tells Southern Governors

The Governor of Borno State, Professor Babagana Zulum, has said that the ban on open grazing imposed the Southern Governors of Nigeria cannot work...

Senate approves Buhari’s $6.1bn (N2.9trn) loan request

The Senate has on Wednesday approved the fresh $6.1 billion (N2.9 trillion) loan request of President Muhammadu Buhari.https://twitter.com/IntelRegion/status/1313421958080536581The $6.1 billion which is about N2.343trillion...

UNILAG celebrates Alimi Ibrahim for emerging overall best graduating student with a 4.98 CGPA in Engineering

The University of Lagos (UNILAG) has taken to their social media handle to celebrate the exceptional feat attained by the 2018/2019 best graduating student...

BREAKING: Court clears ex-Finance Minster Kemi Adeosun of NYSC controversy

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has has cleared the former Finance Ministers, Mrs. Kemi Adosun of the controversy over her participation or...

JUST IN: Bill seeking 5 years jail term for protesters gets House of Reps approval

The House of Representatives as on Tuesday passed a Bill seeking a 5 years jail term for protesters in Nigeria.https://twitter.com/IntelRegion/status/1313421958080536581The bill, entitled "An ACT ...

BREAKING: House of Reps approves Bill to create State Police

The House of Representatives has on Tuesday, passed for second reading, a bill seeking to amend the 1999 Constitution to allow creation of state...

JUST IN: Bandit kills Army Commander along Kano-Maiduguri highway

Suspected Bandits have killed a commanding officer of the Nigerian Army, Major MS Samaila, while travelling along the Kano - Maiduguri Road on Saturday.https://twitter.com/IntelRegion/status/1313421958080536581Samaila,...
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Singer, Seyi Shay lands in hospital a few months after fighting dirty with Tiwa Savage (Photos)

Popular Nigerian singer, Seyi Shay is currently in the hospital over an undisclosed ailment. Want to get the latest entertainment news and gist?Follow us on...

Actress, Kemi Afolabi acquires Toyota SUV worth N10M after battling health challenges for the past few months (Video)

Nollywood actress, Kemi Afolabi has acquired a Toyota SUV worth N10M a few months after she cried out about her health challenges. Want to get the...

‘You must be ready to spray me over N100k cash to attend my 30th birthday party’ – Bobrisky

Controversial Nigerian crossdresser Idris Okunneye Olanrewaju popularly called Bobrisky has listed conditions for people attending his 30th birthday party in Paris. Want to get the...

Bolanle that everyone dey manage you marry am, now you chop breakfast – Singer, Barry Jhay reacts to video vixen, Bolanle’s marriage crash (Video)

Nigerian singer Barry Jhay has reacted to the collapse of Bolanle’s marriage blaming the estranged husband for causing that himself by marrying her. Want to...

The moment Patoranking brought out Davido to surprise a couple on their wedding day (Video)

Fans were left elated after Nigerian singer, Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie aka Patoranking pulled a stunt at the wedding of a Nigerian couple. Want to get...
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