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Mile 12 Market in Lagos Shutdown Amid Mass Riots

By Olutayo Irantiola The Mile 12 Market in Lagos has been shut down by the Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode. This came on the heels of a fracas that broke out in the area earlier...

Osinbajo Assumes the Mantle as Buhari Starts Vacation

The ball of responsibilities has bounced into the court of Vice-president, Professor Yemi Osinbajo on Friday, following the absence of President Muhammadu Buhari from office for the next five days, as the president goes...

Boko Haram Burns Kids Alive in Latest Nigerian Slaughter in Dalori

A survivor hidden in a tree who spoke with the Associated Press says he watched Boko Haram extremists set huts on fire and he heard the screams of children burning to death. 86 people have been...

FG N90 Billion Loan to States: What Benefit Will it Be to Nigerians?

The move by the federal government to help reduce the burden being experienced by 36 states of the federation by offering them a N90 billion loan ($453 million) is a move in the right...

Nigeria’s Democracy is Under Siege – Senator Ike Ekweremadu

Senator Ike Ekweremadu, the Deputy Senate President of the Nigerian Senate, addressed a “Mayday” letter to the international community stating that the incumbent government is "rubbishing" the country’s democracy. The senate leadership is currently facing...

Jacob Zuma Remains Under Fire with Suspicious Connections to an Arms Deal

South African President Jacob Zuma says an inquiry into an arms deal worth billions of dollars has found no evidence of corruption or fraud. A commission of inquiry was set up five years ago to...
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Bus Rapid Transit for Lagosians Needs Some Improvements

The Bus Rapid Transit ( BRT ) has become more valued by people since the introduction of the new price of fuel. Taking the bus is more cost effective than driving through Lagos traffic. But...

Buhari Seeks to Negotiate with Boko Haram Leaders for Chibok Girls

Many questions and overview occurred in different parts of the nation over the failure of the present regime to meet up with the December mandate pronounced to capture the Islāmic militant group, Boko Haram....

Public Views and Federal Opinions on Buhari’s Foreign Trips

Since President Muhammadu Buhari took the oath and assumed the presidential seat of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on May 29, 2015, several foreign trips to both continental and intercontinental nations has been recorded....

#SuperTuesday: Tweets and Commentary from Nigerians on Trump

America is in the process of imagining a leader that will possibly affect the world as every nation is affected by America and her activities either in terms of economy, security, business and sociology. Many...

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Nigeria @ 56: Economic Recession Won’t Last For Long, Buhari Appeals...

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration would find a lasting solution to the economic recession. Buhari made this known during his Independence...