Friday, July 20, 2018
Kano: 27 Grenades recovered as DSS busts planned attack

DSS operatives invade Abaribe’s Abuja home in Abuja

Reports reaching NEWSVERGE indicates that operatives of the Department of State Services on Friday night laid siege to the Apo Legislative Quarters, Abuja, home of the...
VOA’s film on Boko Haram invokes emotion in U.S.

Boko Haram militants hit Borno military barracks

Suspected Boko Haram insurgents struck at a market inside 33 Army Artillery barracks on the outskirts of Maiduguri, capital of Borno state, on Wednesday. A...
Canada to host The Commonwealth Africa Forum in July 2018

Canada PM welcomes appointment of new Parliamentary Librarian

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, has welcomed the appointment of Heather Lank as the new Parliamentary Librarian. This appointment is effective June 21, 2018. Established in 1876,...
Buhari sympathises with victims of explosion in Kaduna

BREAKING NEWS: Buhari signs 2018 budget into law

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the country’s record 9.12 trillion naira (($29.8 billion) 2018 budget into law, a presidency spokesman said, capping months of...
Buhari signs 2018 Appropriation Bill into law, expresses concern over changes

Buhari signs 2018 budget into law

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the 2018 Appropriation Bill of N9.12 trillion into law after seven months of its submission to National Assembly (NASS). The...
More than 100,000 displaced Afghans, returnees in desperate plight – UN

UN condemns Damboa attack

The UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria Myrta Kaulard, has condemned the twin suicide attacks on 16 June in the town of Damboa, Borno State,...
Police foil suicide bomb attack in Bama

Police: Death toll increases to 20 in Northeast blast

Blasts have killed at least 20 people in northeast Nigeria, police said, while residents said the toll was even higher in the largest attack...
Offa robbery: Kwarans in heated debate over Saraki-police rift

BREAKING: Police declare four Offa robbery gang leaders wanted

The Nigerian police today declared four of the gangsters who participated in the bloody bank robbery incidents in Offa on 4 April wanted. According...
Forex: Retail SMIs get $304.4m with interest in agric, airlines, raw materials, others

CBN denies fire outbreak report

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has denied as false, reports that the headquarters was on fire. ''Passersby who saw a pall of exhaust from...
'Meeting with Trump shows approval for Buhari' – Officials

BREAKING: Buhari meets Trump

President Muhammadu Buhari is at the White House where he is meeting the American President, Donald Trump.  He asked Buhari about what he had done...