Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has told people to ignore a recent call by an influential group from the north of the country that asked Fulani herders to leave the south.
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has accepted the retirement letter of the chief justice, Walter Onnoghen, after his conviction earlier this year.
A former state governor in Nigeria has been taken to court in Lagos on corruption charges.Ayo Fayose, who was the governor of Ekiti state, is accused of receiving illegal payments from companies and individuals as well as acquiring property…
KADUNA- Nigeria has deployed a special police force to restore calm in the northern state of Kaduna following communal violence that killed 55 people in the last few days, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Sunday.
ABUJA- Nigerian trade unions may resume a nationwide strike if the government fails to publicly agree to a proposed increase in the minimum wage and to set about putting it into law, three union federations said on Sunday.
Olisa Agbakoba (SAN), former president of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), said yesterday that President Muhammadu Buhari would not win in the South-West, South-East, South-South, North-Central.
LAGOS- Nigerian ex-head of state Olusegun Obasanjo backed his former deputy on Thursday for next year’s presidential election, ending a public feud that had threatened to undermine the main opposition candidate.
ABUJA, Oct 9 (Reuters) - The co-founder of a group to raise awareness about schoolgirls kidnapped by jihadists said she aims to become Nigeria’s first woman president by mobilising first-time voters discouraged from going to the polls by…
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari will run for re-election in February 2019 against former vice president Atiku Abubakar, a Muslim from the country's north who was nominated on Sunday as the main opposition party's poll contender.
Nigeria's presidential election was shaping up to be a contest between two veteran male politicians, but the candidacy of Oby Ezekwesili could change that.Women have run for the presidency before but she is the most prominent Nigerian woman…