UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon on Friday expressed solidarity with the governments and people of Nigeria, Pakistan and Yemen in their fight against terrorism.

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday said it had set up a Task Force on how to ensure that Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the country voted in the 2015 general elections. This is contained in a statement issued in Abuja by Mr Kayode Idowu, Chief Press Secretary to the commission’s chairman.

The military said it had yet to verify reports of alleged kidnapping of scores of villagers at Gumsuri in Borno, earlier in the week. It said that the report was being investigated. This is contained in a statement posted in the Defence Headquarters website on Friday.

The Nigerian Navy said on Friday it would deploy some of its personnel to participate in internal security operations in the North-East and complement the efforts of other agencies.

Governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola, and vice presidential candidate of All Progressives Congress APC, Prof. Yemi Osibanjo were on Friday seen at the election tribunal in Osogbo.

Students of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife were fortunate to escape when fire gutted one of the rooms in Moremi Hostel of the university.

 Mr. Kingsley Kuku told VICTOR AYODELE in this interview that the peace deal is real despite the belief in many circles

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria FAAN has issued a statement today Friday 19th December through its General Manager, Corporate Communications, Yakubu Dati, advising operators of all cargo flights to find alternative entry points for their cargo

Panic is gripping residents of Maiduguri following information from vigilante group that Boko Haram terrorists are shifting their main base from the rocky Gwoza township to Bama town.