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Police nab four suspected robbers in Abuja

The Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) says it has arrested four suspected robbers in Abuja.

Nenadi Usman accuses Police of killing her sister because of political affiliation

A former Minister of Finance, Nenadi Usman, has alleged that the killing of her 31-year-old sister, Anita Akapson, by policemen in Abuja on Saturday night was because of her political affiliation.

Suspected tricycle operators raze VIO office

An Abuja Area Command Office of the Directorate of Road Traffic Services (DRTS) also known as Vehicle Inspection Office (VIO) has been completely razed by suspected commercial tricycle drivers.

Abuja Tremor: Minister suspends mining, quarrying, borehole drilling in affected areas

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Muhammad Bello, has directed the suspension of further quarrying and mining activities in the affected areas of Mpape, Gwarimpa and Garki districts where earth vibrations have been reported recently.

Police disrupt Peace Corps anniversary celebration

Armed riot policemen on Tuesday disrupted a rally and press briefing organised by the Peace Corps of Nigeria to mark its 20th anniversary in Abuja.

23-year-old man jailed for stealing mattress

A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Friday, sentenced a 23-year old man, Emmanuel Chukwu, to four months imprisonment for stealing a mattress.

Police to start raiding Abuja homes for illegal firearms

The police in Abuja on Wednesday notified Abuja residents in possession of unauthorised arms and ammunition to immediate surrender the them before it is too late.

APC mourns Senator Ali Wakili

The All Progressives Congress has described the late Senator Ali Wakili as a vibrant grassroots politician, who distinguished himself during his work in the Nigeria Customs Service and as a federal lawmaker.

Man bags three months imprisonment for criminal trespass

A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Thursday sentenced 28-year-old Emmanuel Ukaha to three months imprisonment for criminal trespass.

Return of Yusuf Buhari after medical trip excites mum

Mrs. Aisha Buhari, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday expressed excitement over the return of her son, Yusuf, from his medical trip abroad.

Abuja parents pay extra fees for children to learn British accent

Some parents in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have admitted that they pay extra fees for their children to learn how to speak with British accent.

FCT gets 10 additional voters’ registration centres – INEC official

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has added 10 more Continuous Voters’ Registration (CVR) centres to Abuja making it 32, an official has said.

Charlyboy gives daughter out in marriage

Maverick showbiz maestro and activist, Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charlyboy, on Saturday gave out his first daughter, Adaeze Oputa, in marriage to Mr Metu Anu, both from Imo Sate.

Do you think President Buhari celebrated Xmas happily?

President Muhammadu Buhari no doubt celebrated Christmas with sadness and a broken heart. Whereas most Nigerians had joy to the fullest amidst the country’s bad economic shape, the imbalance in the country’s socio-economic position and perhaps some family challenges deprived the number one person the joy he should have had during the yuletide.

President Buhari’s son now in stable condition – Doctors’ Guild

President Muhammadu Buhari son, Yusuf, who has been on hospital admission, following a bike accident, is now in stable condition, it has emerged.

Governor Ajimobi urges Nigerians to pray for Buhari’s son

Gov. Abiola Ajimobi has urged Nigerians to pray fervently for the first family, particularly for the quick recovery of President Buhari’s son, Yusuf.

Governor Al-Makura, others join President Buhari in prayers for Yusuf Buhari

Gov. Tanko Al-makura of Nasarawa State, cabinet ministers and hundreds of Nigerians on Friday joined President Muhammadu Buhari to pray for the quick recovery of his son, Yusuf, who had a bike accident on Tuesday night.

APC youths pray for recovery of President Buhari’s son

The National Youth Caucus of All Progressives Congress (APC) has held a special prayer for the quick recovery of Yusuf Buhari, the son of President Muhammadu Buhari, who was involved in an accident.

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