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Yakubu Dogara, House of Representatives Speaker, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately constitute the North East Development Commission (NEDC) so that the region can be developed and the people there reintegrated.
In its continued efforts to stem crime and ensure safety of lives and property, the Anambra State Police Command says it has arrested 135 suspected cultists with 12 days in parts of the state following raids on their hideouts.
The Itori Command of Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) in Ogun, has advised motorists to ensure they were in good state of mind before embarking on any journey during and after the yuletide.
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has blamed the murder of former Chief of Defence Staff, Alex Badeh, on the rising insecurity in the country, saying the best tribute that President Muhammadu Buhari can pay to the late security chief is to ensure free and fair polls next year and return home to a well-deserved rest.
Zamfara State Main Committee on Voter Mobilization has disclosed that about 133,000 permanent voter cards (PVCs) were ready but were yet to be claimed in the state.
Worshippers at a Church in The Netherlands that have been holding round-the-clock prayer services for more than six weeks to prevent an Armenian family from being deported are hoping for a Christmas miracle.
The General Officer Commanding (GOC), 2 Division Nigerian Army, Odogbo Ibadan, Fidelis O Azinta, a Major General, on Monday, inaugurated a General Court Martial (GCM) to try no fewer than nine erring personnel of the division.
The Court of Appeal, Ibadan, on Tuesday, set aside the judgment of the Federal High Court, Abeokuta, which ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to accept the list of candidates at all levels for the 2019 polls from a faction of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) under the leadership of Mr. Adedayo Dayo.
Moved by the growing insecurity in the West African sub-region, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Council of Ministers, yesterday, met in Abuja to proffer solutions on ways to nip the scourge of terrorism in the bud.
"Yellow vest" demonstrators have gathered in central Paris for a fifth weekend of protests in defiance of calls by the French government to stay at home.