Twelve years after James Ibori, a former governor of Delta State, was sentenced to prison in the United States over an alleged money laundering, he has received an appointment to be the patron of the Former Governors Forum. The politician who has served two-term consecutively as governor of Delta hasContinue Reading

Since the beginning of the nationwide lockdown imposed as a precautionary measure to contain the spread of COVID-19, the Kaduna-Abuja train service has resumed passenger operations, nearly four months after services were stopped. The railway opened bookings for passenger services on Wednesday morning with four trains a day connecting KadunaContinue Reading

In line with the PTF’s and MURIC’s directives on the Covid-19 pandemic, President Muhammad Buhari is set to celebrate this year’s Eid-il-Fitr with his family alone and away from well-wishers. This was contained in a statement released and signed by the Special Assistant to the president on media and publicityContinue Reading

A public inquiry into the country’s deadliest mass shooting to shed light on the tragedy and respond to demands for transparency by victims’ families was said to be launched on Tuesday by Canada. The Nova Scotia arson and shooting rampage that killed 22 people April 18-19 ended with police gunningContinue Reading

A 20-year-old woman, Chioma Dioke, has narrated how kidnappers ganged in raping her. She added that they forced her elder brother to have sexual intercourse with her while they were in captivity. Speaking on Tuesday, July 28, Chioma said the kidnappers held them inside a bush called Sambisa forest locatedContinue Reading