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  • November 27, 2022

Nigeria’s rising inflation consistent with global trend, Godwin Emefiele

The governor of Nigeria’s central bank, Mr Godwin Emefiele, explained on Friday that the country’s headline inflation rate, which has risen from 15.60% in January to 20.77% in September, is in line with global trends.…
  • November 27, 2022

2023: Atiku Abubakar no match for Bola Tinubu, Asari Dokubo

Niger Delta Peoples Salvation Force (NDPSF) leader Asari Dokubo has declared his support for All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate Bola Tinubu in the upcoming 2023 election. Dokubo praised Tinubu, a former governor of Lagos,…
  • November 26, 2022

Meet Tinubu’s mother to confirm his age, Gbajabiamila tells doubters

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, on Saturday, dismissed allegations of age falsification levelled against the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu. Born on March 29, 1952, Tinubu…
  • November 21, 2022

2023: Any Party that can’t control Kano, Rivers, Lagos is out, Kwankwaso slams Atiku

The presidential candidate of the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP), Rabiu Kwankwaso, on Monday, took a swipe at his Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) counterpart, Atiku Abubakar, saying any party that can’t control Lagos, Kano, and…
  • November 15, 2022

Naira swings to loss after one-week gain

The naira depreciated against the dollar on Monday after gaining 26.24 percent last week at the parallel market. The local currency lost 8.24 of its value after trading as the dollar was quoted at an…
  • November 13, 2022

Wanted drug baron arrested as NDLEA nabs woman linked to Pakistani cocaine syndicate

Ten days after he was declared wanted, operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have arrested fleeing Lagos socialite and owner of Adekaz Hotels, Alhaji Ademola Afolabi Kazeem (a.k.a Alhaji Abdallah Kazeem Muhammed)…
  • November 12, 2022

Students label defence chief, Lucky Irabor ‘Persona Non Grata’ for mocking EndSARS killings

Students of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, have declared the Nigerian Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor “persona non grata” on the campus while also rejecting the plan to name the Students…

BREAKING: Ex-Nigerian footballer jailed for cocaine trafficking

A former footballer, Okafor Emmanuel Junior, has been convicted of cocaine trafficking and sentenced to five years imprisonment. POLITICS NIGERIA reports that the judgement by Justice Nicholas Oweibo of the Federal High Court in Lagos…

How Tinubu, APC supporters ‘belittle’ Funke Akindele during campaign rally

Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has told his supporters that it is insulting to mention star actress and PDP’s Lagos gubernatorial running mate Funke Akindele in his presence. Mr Tinubu is…

Alleged fraud: EFCC transfers Kogi politician to Lagos

The Economic and Financial Crime Commission has flown the New Nigerian Peoples Party candidate for the Kogi State House of Assembly, Ismaila Atumeyi, to Lagos. Atumeyi was arrested by the EFCC in Abuja on Tuesday…