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  • 2023: Tinubu's Absence During Buhari's Visit To Lagos Widens Rift Between Camps June 14, 2021
    The conspicuous absence of the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former Lagos State Governor, Bola Tinubu, at the one-day working visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to commission various projects in Lagos State is deepening the conflict between the camps of both political actors ahead of 2023. SaharaReporters learnt that the Presidency, […]
  • Job-Seekers Pay N15, 500 For Forms To Secure National Task Force Jobs In Oyo June 14, 2021
    Federal Secretariat, Ikolaba, Ibadan,Oyo State A job-seeker has lamented extortion by officials of the National Task Force at the Federal Secretariat, Ikolaba, Ibadan in Oyo State. The young man, who spoke on condition of anonymity told SaharaReporters that job-seekers are made to pay N15, 500 for an application form.  Federal Secretariat, Ikolaba, Ibadan,Oyo State He […]
  • Canada Police Protect June 12 Nigerian Protesters As Police Shoot Teargas, Arrest Them In Lagos, Abuja June 14, 2021
    #June12thProtest in Canada #June12thProtest in Nigeria #June12thProtest in Nigeria Nigerians who participated in the June 12 protests on Saturday were guarded by the Canada police in Toronto, Canada, with many of them donning the “Buhari-Must-Go” T-shirts. This happened just as police shot teargas canisters and disrupted the protests home in Nigeria; in Lagos and in […]
  • Family Ignores Monarch, Others' Calls, Moves To Bury TB Joshua Outside His Hometown June 14, 2021
    The late founder of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, Pastor Temitope Joshua may be buried on July 9, 2021, on the premises of his church in Lagos State. Joshua died last week in Lagos State at the age of 57. The decision was made after the immediate and extended members of the family of […]
  • Islamic Group, MURIC Compares Buhari With Jesus, Says June 12 Protesters Ungrateful After Being 'Healed' June 14, 2021
    Prof. Ishaq Akintola, Director of MURIC An Islamic human rights organisation, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has said the June 12 protesters were ungrateful to President Muhammadu Buhari after he recognised June 12 just the same way nine lepers were ungrateful to Jesus Christ.  MURIC also criticised the Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, for joining […]
  • Buhari Will Be Removed From Office Unless He Does One Thing—Cleric June 14, 2021
    Senior Pastor of the Christ Apostolic Miracle Ministry, Apostle Paul Okikijesu says President Muhammadu Buhari will not finish his tenure unless he changes from his ways. The Christian cleric said God has rejected Buhari’s government and will be handed over to someone very close to him, just as it happened to a Biblical character, King […]
  • SHAMEFUL: University Of Nigeria (UNN) Awards N1,000 ($2) To Best Graduating Students As Prizes During 49th Convocation June 14, 2021
    University of Nigeria Emotions ran wild at the 49th convocation of the University of Nigeria, Enugu State, last Thursday when the university awarded N1000 and N1500 to its best graduating students in several categories. SaharaReporters learnt that parents and visitors were disappointed and angry that the first-generation university could award such "ridiculous prizes" to its […]
  • How Police Locked Me In Underground Cell, Demanded N10million – Oil Worker Labelled As IPOB, ESN Fighter June 14, 2021
    Casmir Ibegbulem, an oil worker who was arrested and detained by the Imo State Police Command, after a raid for unknown gunmen, has narrated his ordeal in detention, saying the police locked him up in an underground cell and demanded N10 million as his bail. Ibegbulem, who was labelled and paraded as an Eastern Security […]
  • Nigeria Records More Deaths In May Than Previous Months June 14, 2021
    File Photo: Nigeria on the map No fewer than 465 Nigerians were killed in May as the country continues to witness increasing violence across all its regions.     The deaths were caused by terrorists, bandits, gunmen, cultists, security agents, among others, according to a tally by Civic Media Lab, a not-for-profit organization based in Lagos. […]