UK seeks to confiscate James Ibori’s loot

A British prosecutor launched a fresh attempt on Thursday to confiscate tens of millions of pounds stolen from an oil-producing state in Nigeria by...

BREAKING: S’Court nullifies Ihedioha’s election, declares Hope Uzodinma Imo Gov

The Supreme Court has nullified the election of Emeka Ihedioha and has declared Senator Hope Uzodinma winner of the MarCH 19 Governorship election in...

Buhari signs Finance Bill into law

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday signed the 2019 finance bill into law.The law alongside the 2020 Budget is aimed at reforming Nigeria’s tax system...

Trudeau: Evidence indicates Iranian missile brought down Ukrainian flight

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says intelligence now indicates the Ukrainian passenger aircraft that crashed outside of Tehran on Wednesday, killing everyone on board —...

ISWAP militants kill 20 soldiers, displaces 1000 residents

About 20 soldiers were killed and nearly 1,000 people made homeless in a militant attack on a town in northeastern Nigeria, two residents and...

BREAKING: Ukrainian Airlines plane crashes in Tehran shortly after takeoff

A Boeing 737 plane carrying 180 passengers and crew crashed shortly after takeoff from Imam Khomeini Airport in Tehran early Wednesday local time, Iran's...

BREAKING: Pirates abduct 2 Russian sailors, says embassy

Two Russian sailors have been captured by pirates off the coast of Nigeria, the state-run RIA Novosti news agency reported Tuesday, citing the Russian...

Nigerian Air Force redeploys 76 senior officers

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has redeployed 36 Air Vice Marshals (AVMs) and 40 Air Commodores (Air Cdres) ) including some Branch Chiefs, Air...

UK, US considered Nigeria naval blockade over Saro-Wiwa execution

The UK and US considered a navy-backed oil embargo against Nigeria, following the 1995 execution of writer and activist Ken Saro-Wiwa, a document released...

SERAP, others ask court to stop Buhari, others from spending ‘N37bn NASS renovation budget’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), BudgIT, Enough is Enough (EiE) and 583 concerned Nigerians have filed a lawsuit asking the Federal High Court,...