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July 20, 2018 7:27 AM Boko Haram leader reveals amount paid for Chibok girls, whereabouts of others in captivity

One of the arrested Boko Haram leaders and kidnappers of the Chibok schoolgirls, Mallam Mayinta Modu, alias Abor has revealed that each of them received N60,000 as ransom before they freed one batch of the abducted girls. Modu, who hails from Bama Local Government Area, Borno State had confessed to being one of the Boko Haram Commanders that coordinated 17

July 19, 2018 7:29 AM WAEC: Lagos candidates yet to get WASSCE results two weeks after release

Students of Lagos State public schools are yet to access their results, two weeks after the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) released results of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). A source from the Lagos State Ministry of Education, who pleaded anonymity, told The Nation that the non-release of the result, may not be unconnected 16

July 18, 2018 10:22 AM We Are Now Returning To A More Dangerous Way Of Doing Business- Barack Obama

Former U.S. President Barack Obama has revealed that the world is now in a phrase of dangerous ways of doing business and is generally in a very uncertain stage. Obama said these words in a speech honouring anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela. “They are strange, they are uncertain. Each day’s news cycles bringing more headspinning and disturbing headlines 15

July 17, 2018 2:23 PM Mayweather, Kylie Jenner, Ronaldo, Messi make Forbes’ list of highest-paid entertainers

Floyd Mayweather, Lionel Messi, Christiano Ronaldo, Kylie Jenner and other celebrities have made it to the newly-released Forbes list of World’s Highest-Paid Entertainers 2018. Floyd Mayweather tops the ranking with $285 million in pre-tax earnings, almost entirely on the strength of his August 2017 fight versus Conor McGregor. George Clooney finishes 20

July 16, 2018 9:19 PM NPFL resumption date postponed

The resumption date of the Nigeria Professional Football League has been moved, the Club Owners’ Association have announced. The NPFL, which has been on break because of the 2018 World Cup in Russia, was expected to resume this Wednesday with Match Day 25 fixtures across nine centres. In a statement released by its executive secretary, Alloy Chukwuemeka 20

July 16, 2018 12:05 PM 2019: Atiku begins nationwide tour, set mega declaration for July 21st– The Sun News

Former vice-president and leading presidential aspirant, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, will be commencing a consultation and familiarization tour across the country beginning from July 16, 2018 ahead of the presidential primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The former number two citizen will begin with a scheduled visit to Gombe State on Monday then proceed 20

July 16, 2018 8:33 AM Family of slain NYSC member petitions against Garki hospital, makes demands

The family of Angela Igwetu, a member of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, shot dead by a police officer, has petitioned the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibraham Idris, demanding justice against Garki General Hospital. In the petition, the family told the police authorities to go after the hospital, insisting that the autopsy report faulted 17

July 15, 2018 8:54 PM Okagbare, Oduduru, Amusan lead 92 others to CAA

Nigeria trio of Blessing Okagbare- Ighoteguonor, Divine Oduduru and Oluwatobiloba Amusan will lead 92 others to the 2018 African Athletics championship in Asaba next month. Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) on Friday released a list of 95 athletes selected to represent the country from August 1-5. Nigeria sprint queen finished 7th place in 23.42 seconds 22

July 15, 2018 3:15 PM Ekiti election: EFCC deletes tweet threatening to arrest Fayose

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Sunday declared that the Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose would be arrested. It said Fayose would be picked up after he loses his immunity. The Governor’s term in office expires on October 15, 2018. The agency tweeted the threat a few hours after candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Saturday’s 22

July 14, 2018 9:18 PM Ekiti Election Results Live Updates: Fayemi, Olusola-Eleka go head to head

On Saturday, July 14, 2018, the people of Ekiti state thronged to the polling booths to elect their new Governor. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), had before now released names of 40 successful candidates, who had indicated interest in contesting for the position. The two leading candidates however, are the All Progressives Congress 19