War: Ukraine forces withdraw from battlefront as Russia forces take over

Ukraine has begun withdrawing its forces from Severodonetsk as Russian forces take over the region. The withdrawal operation is expected to last a few days as the head of the Severodonetsk district military administration, Roman Vlasenko told CNN. “As of now, the Ukrainian military still remains in Severodonetsk,” Vlasenko said on Friday. “They are being … Read more

2023: Kwankwaso meets with Wike 24 hours after Peter Obi’s visit

The presidential candidate of the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP), Rabiu Kwankwaso, on Friday, visited the Governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike in Port Harcourt. Although the agenda has not been made official, it may not be unconnected to the 2023 general elections. Former Governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose, was also present. This comes … Read more

Alleged N1.85bn arms fund: HURIWA advises Buratai on next action as ICPC denies ex-COAS involvement

Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has asked a former Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai, to go to court over a recent allegations propagated against by a section of the media. Report made the rounds on Friday that the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, had recovered … Read more

National Assembly: What I told Lawan, Gbajabiamila – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has shared his conversation with National Assembly leaders, Senate President Ahmad Lawan and House Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila. The Nigerian leader revealed that he refrained from discussing happenings in the legislature with the duo because of his confidence in them. Buhari made the comment on Friday in his birthday message to Gbajabiamila who … Read more

EPL: You shouldn’t be buying our players – New Ajax boss tells Man United’s Ten Hag

Ajax boss Alfred Schreuder has taken a swipe at Manchester United boss, Erik ten Hag for trying to sign players from the Dutch champions. Having arrived at Manchester United from Ajax, Ten Hag is keen on signing some of his outstanding former players. He Is currently looking at luring Brazilian winger Antony and Dutch defender … Read more

3 nabbed over rape mentally ill woman, defilement of minors

Three persons have been arrested in Adamawa State allegedly for raping a mentally ill woman and for defiling minors. Two of the suspects are charged with the rape of the mentally ill woman while one faces the accusation of defiling two minors. A statement released Friday by the image-maker of the Adamawa State Police Command, … Read more

Mob lynch arrested kidnapper as police rescue victims, recover vehicles

An angry mob has lynched a suspected kidnapper, whose gang members abandoned after members of a security agency working in collaboration with the police arrested him. DAILY POST gathered that the seven-man gang of kidnappers had while taking their victims along Obosi road, were accosted by the security agents. A press release by the Anambra … Read more

2023: AA guber candidate, Uche lauds INEC’s decision on PVC registration court order

The 2023 Governorship Candidate of the Action Alliance (AA) in Abia State, Onyekwere Akym Uche, has applauded the Independent National Electoral Commission, on its decision to extend the ongoing voter registration and Revalidation exercise ahead of the general election in 2023. This comes on the heels of the call by socio-political groups, members of the … Read more

N2bn: APC alleges inducement of Oyo lawmakers in fresh loan approval, tackles Makinde

An All Progressives Congress (APC) Chieftain in Oyo State on Friday alleged that members of the state House of Assembly are only active when they are financially induced. Isaac Ajiboye Omodewu, Chairman of the party and a former Commissioner in the state made the allegations in Ibadan while reacting to the recent approval of a … Read more

2023: APC, PDP, other party men join Labour Party in Abia

Ahead of the 2023 general election, hundreds of members of the All Progressives Congress, Peoples Democratic Party and the All Progressive Grand Alliance in Umuahia East Constituency of Abia State, have joined the Labour Party (LP). The party men claimed the economic and infrastructural deficits in Umuahia east state constituency, reportedly occasioned by poor representation … Read more

ICPC clarifies discovering billions in Buratai’s home

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) on Friday clarified report that it recovered N170 million cash, $220,965, G-Wagon from the residence of Nigerian Ambassador to Benin Republic, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai. Reports had it that the ICPC recovered N1.85 billion from a house and office said to belong to Buratai in … Read more

Bandits gun down university lecturer, policemen, others in Benue

Gunmen suspected to be bandits have killed at least five persons including two policemen, a university lecturer and two others in separate attacks in Benue State. DAILY POST gathered that the attacks took place in Guma and Ukum Local Government Areas of the state. Daily Trust reported that about two policemen were killed in Yelewata … Read more

BREAKING: FCT Police confirm abduction of 22 residents by bandits in Rafin Daji

The Federal Capital Territory Police Command has confirmed an attack by gunmen suspected to be bandits on Rafin-Daji community, Gurdi ward of Abaji Area Council of Abuja. DAILY POST learnt that the bloodthirsty bandits attacked the area on Thursday evening, burnt down two tractors and abducted about 22 farmers. Rafin-Daji shares boundaries with Zago community … Read more

Supreme Court strikes out Buhari, Malami’s suit on Electoral Act amendment

The Supreme Court has struck out a suit by President Muhammadu Buhari and the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami SAN seeking to void the provision of Section 84(12) of the Electoral Act 2022. In a judgment on Friday, a seven-member panel of the apex court, headed by Justice Musa Dattijo Mohammed, was … Read more

2023: Labour Party issues certificate of return to Abia governorship candidate, Alex Otti

The national leadership of the Labour Party (LP) has issued a certificate of return to Dr Alex Otti as the governorship candidate of the party in Abia State for the upcoming 2023 general election in the state. Otti received the certificate of return from the National Chairman of the Labour Party, Barrister Julius Abure, at … Read more

Osun PDP warns INEC against alleged secret voter registration

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun has warned the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to perish the alleged attempts to embark on secret voters registration with the All Progressives Congress (APC) to inflate the current figure of the current voters register. In a signed statement by Adekunle Akindele in Osogbo on Friday, the caretaker … Read more

Tonto Dikeh emerges ADC deputy governorship candidate in Rivers

Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, has emerged as the deputy governorship candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) in the forthcoming 2023 general election in Rivers State. Tonto Dikeh made this known in a post on her Instagram page. She thanked the governorship candidate of the ADC, Tonte Ibraye, for picking her and added that she … Read more

Organ harvesting: Ex-Nigeria Immigration boss, Babandede reacts to Ekweremadu’s arrest

Former Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Muhammad Babandede, has reacted to the arrest of ex-Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu amid controversy of alleged organ harvesting. Babandede, who appeared on Arise TV on Friday morning, insisted that Ekweremadu’s issue is a case of trafficking and not only a passport issue, adding that it … Read more