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Two policemen sentenced to death over robbery

A High Court sitting in Akure, Ondo State capital has sentenced two policemen; Henry Ubogu and Emmanuel Moses attached to Ondo State Police Command to death by hanging for armed robbery and conspiracy.

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Fake policemen caught smuggling 50bags of cannabis

Operatives of the NDLEA have arrested two fake policemen, who were conveying 50 bags of weeds, suspected to be cannabis sativa and weighing 685 kilogrammes, along Okpella-Okene road.

2019: Miyetti Allah dumps APC, back PDP in Niger

The gubernatorial ambition of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has received a boost as the Fulanis, one of the dominant ethnic nationality in Niger State, have withdrawn their support for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and its Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, and threw their weight behind the PDP and its 2019 governorship candidate Umar Mohammed Nasko.

Central bank reschedules monetary policy committee meeting

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Saturday rescheduled its Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting for November.
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Arsenal confirm discussions over Super League

Arsenal have confirmed they were involved in discussions over a breakaway Super League, but have insisted they do not want to abandon the Premier League.
Former Nigerian vice-President Atiku Abubakar (R) is congratulated by runners-up Sokoto State Governor Aminu Tambuwal (L) and Senate President Bukola Saraki (C) after winning the presidential ticket of the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) during the party's national convention in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on October 7, 2018. Nigeria's main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has picked Abubakar to challenge President Muhammadu Buhari who is seeking a second term in presidential polls scheduled for February 2019. PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP

Coalition petitions NHRC over alleged harassment of Atiku Abubakar

The Coalition 2019 Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has petition the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) over the alleged harassment of a former Vice President and its 2019 Presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.