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Suleiman Abba,the acting Inspector-General of Police, says the police will continue to support the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) in its anti-counterfeit drug enforcement measures.

As the election petition tribunal in Osun sets to adjudicate over complaints arising from the conduct of August 9, 2014, governorship poll, the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the state, on Wednesday, tasked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to support their claims over the result of the exercise with facts and figures.

A 26-year-old man,  Abubakar  Abdulrahman, now cooling his heels at Bompai Police Headquarters in respect of the death of a prominent Yoruba leader in Kano, Chief Ganiyu Akanbi, aged 84, last July, painted a gory picture of how he gruesomely stabbed the former octogenarian to death.

Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Osun State and its candidate in the August 9, gubernatorial election, Senator Iyiola Omisore has formally filed a petition before the Governorship Elections Petition Tribunal at the state High Court, Osogbo, challenging the results of the election in 17 local government areas of the state.

The Ebola outbreak "continues to accelerate" in West Africa and has killed 1,552 people, the World Health Organization said Thursday.

The carrier lost $97.4 million in the three months ended in June, as it reeled from its second aircraft disaster of 2014 -- the shooting down of a flight over Ukraine. 

Super Eagles’ Coach, Stephen Keshi, has agreed to return to his position on a N6 million monthly salary, Sports Minister, Tammy Danagogo.

An Ogudu Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos,on Thursday charged three hotel attendants,who allegedly recorded a customer's sexual affair and demanded a ransom of N10 million.

The U.N. has announced that up to 43 peacekeepers have been abducted by armed men in Syria near the country's only border crossing with the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights on Thursday, a day after militants took the crossing from the Syrian regime, the United Nations said.

After weeks of speculations, it's now officially confirmed...Shakira is pregnant with baby no.2! 

Hollywood actress, Jennifer Aniston stepped out wearing this shimmering silver mini dress and a black jacket and the next thing, rumour went round that she's pregnant. 

Thursday August 29, 2014 the 239th day and 34th week of 2014, there are 127 days and 18 weeks left in the year.  Highlights of today in world history...

The board of directors of the Nigeria Security Printing Company (NSPMC) Thursday sacked its management and sent the Acting Managing Director and two executive directors on retirement with effect from Monday September 1.

The Federal Government has awarded two power transmission projects in Anambra State for a total sum of $14 million (about N2.2 billion).

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Thursday re-arraigned eight persons alleged to have defrauded the  federal government of billions of naira on petroleum products.

No fewer than 60 people are now dead in the fight between Fulani herdsmen and farmers from the Eggon ethnic group in Nasarawa State. 

Following reports, Thursday, Aug.28, that Comedian Joan Rivers suddenly stopped breathing during a throat surgery, update has it that she's now in coma, Access Hollywood says. 

President Goodluck Jonathan Thursday, formally launched  the issuance process for the National Electronic Identity Card (E-Id Card).

Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa'ad Abubabakar, Thursday called on politicians in the country, to shun politics of hatred and should not see it as a do or die affair.