Ibrahim Magu, the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is in the eye of the storm as he has been invited before a panel probing the activities of the agency sitting in the presidency. The panel sitting in the...
Bolaji Tunji, spokesperson to late Governor Abiola Ajimobi, has explained the family's side of the story in the scene that played out at the 8th Day Fidau prayer for the deceased former Governor. The State delegation led by Deputy Governor Rauf Olaniyan, the Head...
The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, on Friday disclosed that over 3 million persons had applied for N-Power Batch C jobs between Friday June 26, 2020 when the portal was opened and yesterday. This is contained in a statement...
Enugu State Police command releases disturbing pictures showing a ten years old girl who was said to have been brutalized by her relative and guardian. The DAILY VENDOR gathered that the ten years old girl, identified simply as Nneoma Nnadi is a house...
The Department of Justice in the United States has disclosed that Ramon Abbas, popularly known as Hushpuppi, faces 20 years jail term for suspected money laundering from his various cybercrime worth $435million equivalent to N168billion. The US Justice Department in a statement on...
The suspension of Adebayo Somefun, Managing Director of Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF), by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has again raised specks of dust in President Muhammadu Buhari's administration. The DAILY VENDOR gathered that Somefun was handed immediate...
…says Education is a subject after his heart Former Minister of Aviation, Chief Osita Chidoka has blamed consistent decline in the education system in the country to paper qualification obsession and persistent lack of long-term strategic planning. He said the...
The founder and Chairman of Orange Drugs Limited, Chief Tony Ezenna, is alive and well, the DAILY VENDOR authoritatively gathered. On Sunday, rumours hovered around that the billionaire businessman had died from complications arising from COVID-19. However, in a statement obtained...
The widow of the late former Governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, Madam Florence Ajimobi on Sunday evening accused the state governor, Seyi Makinde of disrespecting her husband even in death. Mrs. Ajimobi, who disclosed this when the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) delegation led...
The Police in Japan has commended a Nigerian, Ikenna Nweke resident in the country for returning a lost wallet containing huge sum of money as well as a credit card to it's owner through the police. The Police in a letter to him,...
Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has reiterated his intention to be responsible for the school fees of the Mbaise-born nine-year-old Imo wiz kid singer, Master Joseph Oluomachi Opara up to university level. Fani-Kayode said Nigerians must ensure that his gift and talent did...
…demands Malami's resignation Former Aviation Minister, Chief Osita Chidoka has criticized meeting of the National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Federal Executive Council Chambers at the instance of President Mohammadu Buhari. Chidoka said holding of...
The National Secretary of the Senator Ajimobi-led National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress, Waziri Bulama, was among those prevented from entering the National Secretariat of the party, The PUNCH reports. Bulama, who arrived at the Secretariat about 10:50 am in a black...
The former Minister of Aviation and a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)) Chief Fani Kayode in an open letter mocks Sen. Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Adams Osiomhole over the crisis in the ruling All Progressive Party (APC). In the letter he...
The Independent National Electoral Commission has rejected the notice of governorship primary sent to it by the ruling All Progressives Congress. The electoral body hinged its decision on the fact that the notice was signed by only the party’s acting national secretary.
The Minister of Transportation said he is making efforts to stay away from politics. Minister of Transportation and Leader of the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi has reacted to the crisis rocking his party, APC at the national and state levels.
… about 47% have no access to electricity The Nigeria's Power Sector Recovery Operation (PSRO) received the World Bank $750 million credit facilities in the International Development Association (IDA) The bank's Board of Directors gave the approval “to improve the...
...set to tackle COVID 19 Disturbed by the ravaging effect of the novel corona virus pandemic on  journalists in Africa Leaders of African Journalists organisations have today launched the Congress of African Journalists (CAJ) to face the current challenging effects of COVID-19 and...
The Federal Government has summoned the Chargè d’ Affaires of the High Commission of Ghana to Nigeria, Ms Iva Denoo, over the demolition of parts of the Nigerian embassy in Ghana, according to a report by Punch.  The news was also confirmed on Monday...
The popular Oba Market in Benin City, the Edo State capital, has been destroyed by fire and properties worth millions of naira lost.  It was gathered that the fire started around 12:05 a.m. today and raged till 6 a.m., before it was put out...
The Nigeria Police Force has released Rotimi Jolayemi, the broadcaster who allegedly insulted the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, in a song that went viral on social media. His wife, Dorcas, told The PUNCH that he was released on Friday evening...
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has been told to immediately sack EFCC chairman, Ibrahim Magu over a serious offence. The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami (SAN), has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to sack the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission...
Fatima Ganduje-Ajimobi, a daughter of All Progressives Congress (APC) acting national chairman, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has denied reports of his death.  The former Oyo Governor, she said, is alive.  Recall that there had been apprenhensions over the...
An early morning rain has sent floods all over some Lagos roads, causing serious discomfort for residents. The early morning downpour in Lagos has resulted in massive flooding, causing gridlocks on major roads.According to the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), some of the...
Ahead of the Edo State governorship election, the Independent National Electoral Commission has told the participating political parties that there is no going back on June 27, deadline for primary elections. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has told political parties interested in the...
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria says passengers who are not travelling won’t be allowed into the airport terminal building when commercial flights resume. Ahead of the resumption of commercial flights in the country, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has advised non-travellers to...
Chief Osita Chidoka has described the June 12 Speech of President Muhammadu Buhari as another evidence of the government’s weak democratic credentials. Saying, June 12 should be a day for the President to report on the country’s democratic experience and progress made on the pressing issues...
There was a fire outbreak leading to the loss of properties by residents in the Ondo State capital. Some residents and traders in the Obanla area of Akure, the Ondo state capital are currently counting their losses following a fire outbreak in the area...
Nigerian comedian, Obinna Simon, popularly known as MC Tagwaye, famous for mimicking President Muhammadu Buhari, has wedded his sweetheart, Hauwa Uwais, on Saturday.  The bride is the daughter of a special adviser to Presidential Muhammadu Buhari on social investments, Maryam Uwais. 
One person lost his life while two others sustained varying degrees of injury in a kerosene explosion in Awka, the Anambra State capital. The victims, our reporter learnt, were the children of Mr and Mrs Michael Anor. The DAILY VENDOR...