‘Don’t appoint Akpabio minister’ – APC elders write Buhari

Elders of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Akwa Ibom State, have alleged that former governor of the state, Senator Godswill Akpabio is unfit to become a minister under the next administration...

May 2019: Sanwo-Olu makes promises ahead of inauguration

The Lagos State Governor-elect, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Saturday said he would work assiduously to deliver the dividends of democracy to the people of the state. Samwo-Olu made the...

Zamfara election: PDP reacts as INEC declares Matawalle, others winner

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reacted to official declaration of its candidate, Bello Matawalle, as winner of the Zamfara State governorship election. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)...

2023: Why Yoruba will produce president after Buhari – Clarke

Elder statesman and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Chief Robert Clarke has said that the South West region is already well positioned to produce President Muhammadu Buhari’s successor in 2023.

Presidency urges Nigerian elites to invest in critical sectors

President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged wealthy individuals in the country to help in developing the nation’s economy by massively investing in Nigeria’s critical sectors in order to boost job and wealth creation.

BREAKING: Tribunal rules on suit seeking to stop Buhari’s inauguration

The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal on Thursday dismissed the suit filed by the Hope Democratic Party (HDP) and its Presidential Candidate, Mr Ambrose Aworu, seeking to stop President Muhammadu Buhari’s inauguration.

Imo: Gov. Okorocha fires back at Magu over EFCC investigation

Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has warned the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, to stick strictly to the mandate of the commission and not...

Nigerian Army reacts to Wike’s oil bunkering allegation against General Sarham

The Nigerian Army has reacted to claims by the Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, that the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 6 Division and Land Component Commander Operation DELTA SAFE, Major General Jamil Sarham,...

N250,000 tuition: ‘Reduce or resign” now – Ondo undergraduates tell Gov. Akeredolu in protest

Students of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, AAUA, and their counterparts from the Ondo State University of Science and Technology, OSUSTECH, Okitipupa, on Tuesday, converged on Akure, the Ondo State capital,...

Nigerian man says this photo of a man helping his wife loosen her hair...

A popular photo which shows a ''husband'' helping his ''wife'' loosen her braided hair is causing a stir online.  While some web users think the photo depicts true love, others have seen...

Passenger told bus driver “God bless you” then slit his throat in Tampa (graphic...

A bus passenger has been charged with murder after he slit the throat of a bus driver in Tampa, Florida. Justin McGriff was on a Hillsborough Area Regional Transit...

Nigerians react to the love between a groom and his BBW bride on their...

A  man got married to a big black woman and Nigerians are all over their wedding photos. In the photos trending online, the couple is seen looking as happy...

NASS: Saraki to investigate new guidelines for journalists

Olu Onemola, the Special Assistant on New Media to the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has revealed that the Senate will investigate the new guideline for journalists at the...

If Iran wants fight, that’ll be the country’s end – Trump explodes

US President, Donald Trump warned Iran on Sunday amid tensions between both countries. “If Iran wants to fight, that will be the official end of Iran. Never threaten the...

PDP speaks on Atiku’s reported plot to overthrow Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Sunday reacted to claim by the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed that its 2019 presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar was plotting to overthrow the President...

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Monday morning

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. APC Is Nothing Without Me – Okorocha Boasts Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has boasted that...

Biafra: Buhari Not In ‘Mecca’, Nnamdi Kanu Provides ‘Pictorial Evidence’

The leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari is not in Mecca (Makkah), the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Newzandar recalls that President Buhari accepted an...

Court Fixes Date For Further Hearing On Adeleke’s Death

An Osun State High Court sitting in Ede has fixed July 6th for further hearing on the circumstances surrounding the sudden death of Senator Isiaka Adetunji Adeleke. The presiding Judge,...

Latest Premier League (EPL) News, Transfer Gossip Today, Sunday, May 19th, 2019

This is Newzandar compilation of the latest English news and transfer rumours online for today, Sunday, May 19th, 2019. English Premier League (EPL)

2023: Lawan warns Northerners, reveals region that will produce Buhari’s successor

The Organising Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Adamawa State chapter, Ahmad Lawan, has declared that South West will produce the next president on the platform of the party in...

FIRS to impose VAT on online transactions, gives reason

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) says it will soon begin collection of Value Added Tax (VAT) on online transactions. The Chairman of the agency, Mr Babatunde Fowler, made...

Obasanjo speaks on churches criticizing government

Former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has said that the Church would continued to play very critical role in the overall growth and development of the country. NAN reports that...

Goodluck Jonathan speaks on alleged withdrawal of billions from CBN

Former president of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan has reacted to alleged withdrawal of billions of Naira from the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, while he was in office. The former...

See the cars recovered from suspected internet fraudsters arrested by EFCC operatives in Delta

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Advance Fee Fraud Section, Abuja Headquarters in collaboration with men from the Benin Zonal Office have arrested 22 suspected internet fraudsters during an...

Femi Falana cries out, reveals how judicial system favours rich against poor Nigerians

Human right activists and constitutional lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has condemned the Nigerian legal system for favouring the rich over the poor.He lamented that the country’s bar and bench as well as...

Imo: Why we are investigating Gov. Okorocha – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday disclosed that it’s investigating the Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha. EFCC disclosed that it’s investigating Okorocha and the state...

We will continue to arrest more fraudsters – Dolapo Badmos

Zonal Police PRO, Dolapo Badmos has said more fraudsters on social media will be picked up. Responsding to a comment on her Instagram page, the popular police officer said, 'the...

What Yahaya Bello Said About Death Of NYSC Coordinator

Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello has Sympathize with the family of Michael Ahile and the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), over the death of the Kogi state NYSC Coordinator, Mrs. Oludolapo Ahile.

NYSC coordinator dies in auto crash

The Kogi State Coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Mrs Oludolapo Ahile, is dead The Assistant Director, Public Relations, Kogi NYSC, Mr Adedapo Tayo, told the News...

BREAKING: Gov. Lalong elected as Chairman of Northern Governors Forum

The Governor of Plateau State, Simon Lalong, has emerged as Chairman of the Northern Governors Forum for the next four years. He was elected by his counterparts during the...

Shocking! Woman dies minutes after giving birth

A man has announced the death of his sister shortly after childbirth and he has blamed her death on some fetish items placed in front of the deceased’s father’s compound.

Abia election: Tribunal throws out ADC, APP petitions against Governor Ikpeazu

The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Umuahia, the Abia State capital, on Thursday, dismissed the petition filed by the gubernatorial candidate of African Democratic Congress (ADC), Kelenna Obonna against the victory...

‘Stop Yahoo Yahoo’ – EFCC boss, Magu warns Nigerians

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu has warned Nigerian students against cyber crimes, popularly referred to as Yahoo-yahoo and all other forms of internet-related offences.

Ibadan ‘Yahoo boys’ unleash dog on EFCC operatives.

Detectives from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office got a dose of ‘corruption fighting back’ on Wednesday, when suspected internet criminals unleashed an attack dog on them in...

Biafra: Police Speaks On What Will Happen As IPOB Declares Sit-At-Home Order In Anambra...

Police Tell Residents To Ignore IPOB Orders The Police command in Anambra state has asked residents of the state to disregard the sit-at-home order issued by members of the...

Biafra Youths Knock Presidency For Comparing Ohanaeze With Miyetti Allah, Afenifere

The Biafra Nations Youth League, (BYNL) has chided President Muhammadu Buharifor comparing Ohaneze, the Igbo socio-political; group with Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, MACBAN, and that of the Yoruba’s, Afenifere. The spokesperson of President...

Imo State Assembly: Deputy Speaker Resigns, A Day After Speaker Is Impeached

It is a continuous drama in the political scene of Imo state as the deputy speaker, state House of Assembly, Ugonna Ozurigbo has resigned. The deputy speaker’s resignation came less than 24 hours...

No Successor Can Beat My Record In Imo State – Rochas Okorocha

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, on Monday, stated that the records he has set in the state will vindicate him despite the view people have about him as the most controversial governor the...

Saraki Denies Describing President Buhari As The Last Hope For Common Man

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has described the report trending online that he described President Muhammadu Buhari as the last hope for the common man as fake. The report emerged...

Lawmakers Suspend Imo Speaker After Escaping With Mace

Twenty-one lawmakers of the Imo State House of Assembly has suspended the Speaker, Acho Ihim. This is coming after the impeached Speaker had adjourned the ongoing plenary and escaped with the maze...

Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu To Hold ‘Live Global Address’ Today, See Time

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, will later today, Thursday, May 16, hold what he tagged a “live global address.” Newzandar reports that the secessionist leader made this...

JAMB ‘Partners’ Airtel To Make Money From Candidates

Airtel Nigeria has made a whopping sum of over N44,429,900 from candidates who participated in the 2019 Unified Territory and Matriculation Examination (UTME) that was conducted by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB).

Teachers protest removal of names from payroll

At least 60 teachers of the University of Ibadan Staff School in Oyo State have protested the removal of their names from the payroll of the University workforce. The...

Just In: Sowore Fires Back Over His Suspension, Expels AAC National Chairman

Trouble has broken out in the camp of the African Action Congress (AAC), as Omoyele Sowore, its 2019 presidential candidate, has taken a drastic action following his suspension by the party leadership.

Atiku vs Buhari: Group Urges Appeal Court President To Step Down

A group called ‘Access to Justice’ has told the President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, to step down from the Election Tribunal hearing the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Atiku...

President Buhari to be inaugurated on May 29th, not June 12th- Presidency says

The Presidency has clarified that the inauguration of President Buhari for a second term will hold on May 29th and not June 12th as is being speculated. There have...

9th Assembly: Presidency speaks on Buhari ‘deciding’ Saraki, Dogara’s successors

The presidency has declared that President Muhammadu Buhari won’t interfere in deciding those to lead the 9th National Assembly. Buhari’s Special Adviser on National Assembly matters (Senate), Ita Enang,...

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. A group, Access to Justice, on Sunday asked President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Adamu Bulkachuwa, to step...

Buhari, Osinbajo’s Aides Share N2.48bn In Four Years

No fewer than 127 aides are serving President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo. Of the 127 aides, four are a little bit above the rank of ministers; 18...

Be dirty to get your food instead of being clean and hungry – Nigerian...

A young Nigerian lady identified as Jossy Otu on Facebook has taken to the platform to narrate a story of how she went into hawking food after she couldn’t get a...