#RevolutionNow: Group Reacts As Court Refuses Sowore Bail

Groups under the umbrella of Coalition of Human and Civil Rights Organizations (COHCRO) have disagreed with Justice Nkweonye Maha of the Federal High Court, Abuja over her refusal to grant the motion filed by Mr Omoyele Sowore, Convener of #RevolutionNow, challenging his detention for 45 days by the Department of State Security (DSS). The groups, […]

Breaking: Lagos Safety Commission Appoints New Director General

The Lagos State Safety Commission has appointed Mr. Lanre Mojola as its Fourth Director General. This online news platform understands the former Director General Mr. Hakeem Dickson lastweek bowed out for reason (s) yet unknown. Africa News24 learnt that the new commission boss, Mr Lanre Mojola; is an experienced Chief Construction Executive Officer with a […]

Photo News: President Buhari With Gov’s Of Lagos, Borno And Kwara At #TICAD7

Recall President Muhammadu Buhari accompanied by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu; his counterpart in Borno, Babagana Umara Zulum; and Kwara State Alhaji AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, on Sunday Travelled to Japan to attend the Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7). Africa News24 (an24) reports that the TICAD7 kicked off today in the City of Yokohama, Japan. The […]

APC Fixes New Date For Bayelsa Primary Election (See Why)

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday moved its governorship primaries in Bayelsa State to August 31, 2019. Africa News24 (an24)  reports that the primaries was originally scheduled for August 29. The change in date was made known in a letter to the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mahmood Yakubu. The letter […]

US Embassy Annouces New Visa Fee, Effective From Thursday

Effective from Thursday 29th August, Nigerians Citizens will be required to pay a visa issuance fee, or reciprocity fee, for all approved applications for nonimmigrant visas. The U.S. Embassy, in a statement on Tuesday, said the fee would be charged in addition to the nonimmigrant visa application fee, which all applicants pay at the time […]

Just In: Buhari Fires Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission Boss

Report reaching Africa News24 (an24) from Abuja has revealed President Muhammadu Buhari has terminated the appointment of the Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission, Rev Tor Ujah. A statement signed by the Director of Information, the office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Willie, Bassey, on behalf of the SGF, […]

Atiku Reveals Why Buhari Is Desperate To Silence Obasanjo

Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar says the Buhari administration is desperate to accuse ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo of a crime so as to silence him. In a statement issued on Monday, Atiku’s media office said the inclusion of Obasanjo’s name in the list of tax defaulters by the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) was to blackmail him. […]

#ForAGreaterLagos: LASG Vows To Go Tough On Land Grabbers

The Lagos State Government has vowed to go tough on land grabbers, popularly known as ‘Omonile’ who specialized in seizing people’s properties. The government also advised all legitimate land and property owners in the State to perfect title documents as well as all other legal documents pertaining to their lands and properties, saying this would […]

#TICAD7: Buhari, Sanwo-Olu, Others Arrive Japan Amidst IPOB’s Threat

Amidst rumours of a planned protest by members of the Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB), President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, others have on Monday arrived Japan. Africa News24 (an24) reports the Presidential team is in the Asian country to participate in the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development holding in the City of […]

#TICAD7: Sanwo-Olu In Japan For Africa Development Summit

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Sunday left for Japan to attend the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7). Africa News24 (AN24) learnt the conference themed: “Africa and Yokohama, Sharing Passion for the Future”, will take place in the City of Yokohama from August 28 to 30. Sanwo-Olu is in the entourage of […]

See What Tinubu Told Lagos Cabinet Members During Retreat

….. Don’t Rely On Prayers Only, Read More- Fashola The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and former governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has charged members of the Lagos State cabinet newly inaugurated by the state governor to see their appointment as an opportunity to serve the people of the […]

Buhari Reshuffles Perm Sec, Accounting Officers, See Why

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday reshuffled some Permanent Secretaries and accounting officers in the Federal Civil Service following the restructuring/creation of new ministries by the Federal Government. NAN reports that President Buhari on Wednesday, during the swearing-in of new ministers, announced the creation of five new ministries. The new ministries are Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management […]