*EFCC nabs father, son for alleged Internet fraud in Lagos (Punch)*Amaechi wants hotels at stations along Lagos-Ibadan rail line (Vanguard)

EFCC nabs father, son for alleged Internet fraud in Lagos (Punch) The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission said it had commenced investigation into alleged conspiracy, computer-related fraud, obtaining by false pretences and retention of proceeds of unlawful activities levelled against…

The Buhari Administration At 6: Counting the blessings one by one – Femi Adesina

The Muhammadu Buhari administration clocks six years May 29, 2021. This milestone affords the opportunity to reflect, and recount the impact that has been made (and is being made) on different sectors of national life. From infrastructure, to finance, education,…

Post-Covid-19 Pandemic, Nigeria and France must seize the chance to strengthen military and economic ties – Muhammadu Buhari

Today, leaders from across Africa meet in Paris to discuss plans to recover from the impact of a common enemy – COVID-19. But for African nations from across the Sahel region and beyond, the issues are inseparable from the fight…

NBC hails Buhari over digital switch over roll out

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the successes recorded by the commission in its Digital Switch Over roll out. The acting director-general, National Broadcasting Commission, Prof. Aduku Armstrong Idachaba, who gave the commendation during the…

Aisha Buhari: Why I refused to go abroad for medical treatment

Aisha Buhari has in her book explained why she refused to travel abroad for medical treatment like her husband, Muhammadu Buhari does. In the book: ‘Aisha Buhari: Being Different’, Aisha Buhari narrated the state of Aso Rock Clinic at the…

*God ’embarrassed’ us with five kids after waiting for six years –Lagos couple (Punch)*Court upholds Lagos Okada, motorcycle ban in Ikeja, Apapa, four LGAs (Guardian)

God ’embarrassed’ us with five kids after waiting for six years –Lagos couple (Punch) When Foyeke Omage became pregnant early 2020 after six years in marriage, she never anticipated a set of twins let alone five kids at once. But…

Abducted schoolboys in Nigeria released: presidential aide

Schoolboys who were abducted in northwest Nigeria were released Thursday, a presidential aide said, although it remained unclear how many. “The abducted students of the Government Science Secondary School, Kankara have been rescued, the Katsina State Government has confirmed the…

Jostle for the presidency by Igbo in a prickly Nigerian partnership – Magnus Onyibe

The fear of dominance by one ethnic group over another in the Nigerian union has been with us since Lord Frederick Luggard, the representative of the British colonialist, amalgamated the southern and northern protectorates of the British Empire into one…

Beware of people smarting from suspended Labour strike for selfish reasons – Presidency

The Presidency has asked the general public to beware of people smarting from the suspended Labour strike for what it described as selfish reasons. According to a statement by the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, “since…

At last, Buhari wears face mask

The President Muhammadu Buhari was on Thursday sighted with a face mask for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic started. The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 had recommended the compulsory use of face masks while in public as one…

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