US Designates Boko Haram and Ansaru Terrorists

 After years of foot-dragging, the United States has formally designated the Islamist Insurgents Boko Haram and Ansaru as foreign terrorist organizations on Wednesday, bringing...

PDP Crisis: Baraje Resigns As Railway Board Chairman

The lingering crisis within the ruling Peoples Democratic Party PDP has taken a new twist as factional Chairman of the party, Alhaji Abubakar Kawu...

Iyayi Dies In Auto Crash With Kogi Governor’s Convoy

Former National President of the Academic Staff Union of University, Prof. Festus Iyayi has died in a ghastly car accident. Reports reaching NewsInvestigators indicate that...

Chime’s Mother-in-Law Wept As Daughter Arrives Home

Mother of the ailing Enugu State First Lady Mrs. Clara Chime yesterday, broke down in tears as her daughter returned home to her at...

PDP Crisis: Jonathan Meets With G-7 Governors Today

 There are strong indication the President Goodluck Jonathan may have finally acceded to request for a meeting by the seven warring governors of the...

I have Your Wife’s Mandate, Falana Insists

   Lagos lawyer, Mr Femi Falana, SAN, has insisted that the claim by the Governor of Enugu State,  Sullivan Chime, that he did not receive a...

Why My Wife Was Locked Up – Gov. Chime

Gov. Sullivan Chime of Enugu State has promised to continue to protect the integrity of his wife, Clara, in spite of campaigns against him. Speaking...

Nigeria May Not Achieve MDGs – Prof. Akinola

Nigeria's dream of achieving the Millennium Development Goals MDGs may not come true unless the country adopt a polycentric and poverty reduction strategy to...

At Last G7 Govs Set To Dump PDP, Consult OBJ, Shonekan, Danjuma

  Barely 24-hours after their meeting was disrupted in Abuja,  aggrieved governors of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP yesterday met with former President Olusegun Obasanjo...

Anambra Deaths: Ngige Calls For Investigation, arrest him now Umeh tells IGP

The Candidate of the All Progressives Congress APC, in the forth-coming governorship Election in Anambra state, Dr Chris Ngige has called for a full...

N255m BulletProof cars: Okonjo-Iweala Denies Granting Waivers

  Finance minister and coordinating minister for the economy, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has denied ever granting waivers for the importation of the controversial N255m armoured...

Crude Oil Theft: NNPC Admits Revenue Shortfall

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation NNPC Mr. Andrew Yakubu, has said that the spate of attacks on major crude oil...

2014 Budget: Jonathan To Present NASS Nov 12

President Goodluck Jonathan has notified the National Assembly of his intention to present the 2014 Appropriation bill to a joint session of the two...

Edo Pre-Conference Parley Fracas: Okurounmu Apologises..Nyiam Resigns

   The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on National Conference Mr. Femi Okurounmu has apologized to governor Adams Oshiomhole over the unruly behavior melted...

Nigeria’s Economy is Weak, Says CBN Deputy Governor

Ignatius Okpara, Enugu Deputy Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), in charge of (Financial System Stability), Dr. Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu, has said that the nation’s...

Aviation Armored Car Mess: Groups demand Records of Purchase from NCAA

Aviation mess: Groups demand Records of Purchase from NCAA By Eric Ojo As the controversies and tantrums trailing the purchase of two BMW bullet-proof cars for...

Shift of Plateau LG Polls Ploy to Rig by PDP –APGA Candidate

Agabus Pwanagba A Chairmanship candidate under the platform of All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in Riyom Local Government Area of Plateau State, Hon. Emmanuel Danboyi...

Behold Lagos’ New Head Of Service

Mrs. Josephine Oluseyi Williams, former Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Finance is now the 17th Head of Service of the Lagos State Public...

Stay Focused on the Trophy –Jonathan Tasks Golden Eaglets

The African Examiner President Goodluck Jonathan has congratulated the Golden Eaglets on their stunning victory over their Mexican counterparts in the on-going Under-17 World Championships...

Kano Pillars Defends Titles, wins Nigeria Premier League

… Smile Home with 10 Million Naira By Ignatius Okpara, Enugu The 2013 GLOBACOM sponsored Nigeria premier league season on Sunday came to an end with...

Police Officers Beat Civil Defence Officer Publicly in Ondo

By Premium Times An officer of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) was on Saturday beaten in public by police officers in Ondo State. The incident,...

Kwara to Engage Youths in Agriculture

The African Examiner As part of measures to check growing unemployment, especially among youths, Kwara State Government says it will fully engage the youth in...

Solomon Lar Rebuffed Attempt To Stop Tambuwal from Becoming Speaker, Says Mantu

The African Examiner, Former Deputy Senate President, Alhaji  Ibrahim Mantu has disclosed how the pioneer chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and second republic...

Unfixing Tinubu’s Fixation About Jonathan’s National Confab

By Sufuyan Ojeifo  The cerebral Catholic Bishop of Sokoto, Matthew Hassan Kukah, captured it succinctly in a recent interview wherein he described the proposed National...

World Bank Report Says 400 Million Children Living in Extreme Poverty

By Idowu Bakare- The number of people living in extreme poverty around the world has sharply declined over the past three decades, but it...

Forum tasks international agencies on promotion of community radio in Nigeria

By Eric Ojo   Participants at the just concluded two-day Workshop on Building Community Radio for Democratic Governance in Nigeria, have urged international development agencies to...

Presidency Press Release: Strive To Achieve Omojola’s Vision -Jonathan Urges Associates

President Goodluck Jonathan has commiserated with the government and people of Ondo State on the death on Saturday of the highly respected pro-democracy activist...

Aviation: Nigeria’s Hire And Fire Ministry

Chigozie Chikere Since 2005, Nigeria’s Federal Ministry of Aviation has had no fewer that six Ministers. Three of them lasted less than a year. The...

Enugu Council Poll: ENSIEC Disqualifies All APC Candidates

Ignatius Okpara, Enugu The Enugu state chapter of All Progressive Congress APC has vowed to stop the November 2nd local government election in the area...

$9 Billion Refinery Project: Dangote Seeks Stakeholders’ Cooperation

The African Examiner Following the successful mobilization of $9 billion investment in refining and petrochemical sub sector of the petroleum industry, President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote has declared...

APC Condemns Plot To Force Amaechi To Resign

Ayo Balogun, Lagos The All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned reported  plot to abduct, blackmail and force Gov. Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State to resign...
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Former Minister Dies In Abuja

News Investigators/ A former minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu has been declared dead in the early hours of today, Thursday.Mr....

Print Exams Slip On Or Before April 19, JAMB Tells Candidates

News Investigators/ The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has directed candidates for the 2024 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME), to proceed...

Abiodun Appoints Kehinde Onasanya As New Head Of Service

News Investigators/ The governor of Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun, has approved the appointment of Kehinde Olufemi Onasanya as the new Head of...