South Africa apologises to Nigeria over xenophobic attacks

South Africa has apologised to Nigeria over a spate of xenophobic attacks which led to a spike in tensions between the two countries. Twelve...

Majek Fashek not dead, says manager

Uzoma Day Omenka, manager to legendary singer, Majek Fashek, has come out in a new video to quell death rumour making the rounds about...
Abiodun decries poor state of OOUTH

Ogun: Tribunal throws out APM election petition

The election Petitions Tribunal headed by Justice Yusuf Halilu upheld the election of Prince Dapo Abiodun of All Progressives Congress (APC), as the governor...

BREAKING: Presidential tribunal dismisses PDP, Atiku’s petition

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja on Wednesday dismissed the petition of the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar,...

Xenophobia: 640 Nigerians ready to return

The Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has disclosed that 640 Nigerians in South Africa have voluntarily registered to return home...

Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe’s ex-president, dies at 95

Robert Mugabe, the Zimbabwean independence icon turned authoritarian leader, has died aged 95. Mr Mugabe had been receiving treatment in a hospital in Singapore...

US Judge: Exxon, Shell can’t restore $1.8 bln Nigerian arbitration award

A United States judge on Wednesday rejected Exxon Mobil Corp’s and Royal Dutch Shell Plc’s effort to revive a $1.8 billion arbitration award against...

UN: Nigerian insecurity requires urgent attention

Nigeria’s multiple security problems have created a crisis that requires urgent attention and could lead to instability in other African countries if it is...

Spanish coastguard rescues 208 migrants crossing from Africa to Spain

More than 200 migrants were rescued on Wednesday by the Spanish coastguard as they attempted to make the crossing from Africa to Spain, rescue...

FG reduces Visa Fee for U.S. citizens

The Interior Minister, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has approved a reduction in Visa charges payable by U.S. citizens in line with reciprocity policy as recommended...