A former head of state and a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, has issued a seven-day ultimatum to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to retract its wild accusation linking him with the Boko Haram terrorist acts, tender an unreserved public apology to him or face a legal action.

The Police has begun a nationwide special security operation, including counter-terrorism sweeps, detailed overt and covert surveillance, and intelligence-driven raids, to ensure crime-free Easter celebration.

Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi on Friday charged Christians in Nigeria to use the occasion of this year’s Easter celebration to pray fervently for the country so that it can overcome the security challenges it is currently facing.

The Bauchi State Government said it accessed 50 million dollars about N8.5 billion grant from the World bank for the improvement of the standard of education in the state.

President Mamnoon Hussain of Pakistan will begin a three-day working visit to Nigeria from Monday, April 21, the Pakistan Deputy High Commissioner, Ahmed Sirohey said in Abuja.

The First lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, on Friday in Abuja distributed medical items to the hospitalised victims of Nyanya bomb blast.

As Nigerians join other christians in the world to celebrate Easter festival, Nigerians have been urged to let the message of selflessness and unconditional love as preached and demonstrated by Jesus Christ reflects in their lives.

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on Nigerians, irrespective of religious persuasions to use the occasions of Good Friday and Easter celebrations to pray for the nation.

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has criticised governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for shunning President Goodluck Jonathan’s meeting to discuss the security challenges in the country.