The Senate Committee on Finance has strongly denied recent media reports that it has cleared the Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke or the National Petroleum Corporation (...
A former Brooklyn-based civil attorney, and Pastor of the Deeper Life Bible Church, Ifeanyichukwu Eric Abakporo, was today in federal court in New York sentenced to six years in a United States...

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A three-story property has just collapsed in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory of Nigeria trapping construction workers.
President Goodluck Jonathan’s 25-person delegation to Addis Ababa for the 18th African Union Summit is soundly dwarfed by that of his wife, Patience, who is travelling with a 32-person crowd,...
Former Bayelsa State governor, Timipre Sylva, is taking today’s termination of his tenure by the Supreme Court in good faith, describing it only as a temporary setback.
The chief law officer of the federation says Speaker should take over from five governors sacked by Supreme Court this morning Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mohammed...
Anonymous Internet hacker group-NaijaCyberHacktivists-has defaced the website of the Nigeria Labour congress (NLC) with messages labeling two key labour leaders as traitors.
Justices of the Supreme Court in Nigera today ruled that five state governors have no legal mandate to remain in office beyond May 2011.
Christians in the Northern States and the FCT are wondering whether, in appointing Mohammed D. Abubakar as the Acting Inspector General of Police, President Goodluck Jonathan knows what he is doing,...
Suspected members of the Boko Haram sect are believed to have gunned down almost two dozen locals in Zamfara state on their way home from a weekly market in Katsina state. Some of the bodies were...
A security source has confirmed that scores of explosions were reported in Kano State today.  SaharaReporters was also informed of the kidnapping of a German worker by unknown gunmen. 
The leadership of Boko Haram, under Imam Abubakar Shekau, says on YouTube that it was soldiers and the police that killed Muslims in last week’s attacks in Kano. 
The National Democratic Coalition (NADECO) today reiterated the need for Nigeria to convene a Sovereign National Conference, for which it called on President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan “and his...
Peasant fishermen operating in the eastern Obollo flank of the Atlantic are reporting an oil slick believed to be from Total Exploration and Production, the Nigerian subsidiary of the French energy...