Monday 22 April, 2019
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Former Chief Security Officer to the late head of state, Major Hamza Al-Mustapha (rtd), has initiated the process of freedom for abducted Christian girl, Leah Sharibu, as well as the remaining Chibok school giirls in captivity for five years. It...

By Optimum Times on Apr 22nd, 2019

Killed by gunmen in Kajuru, Kaduna state Both the police and the British High Commission have identified the female foreign tourist killed, along with a Nigerian by suspected kidnappers in Kajuru, Kaduna state. She is Faye Mooney. Mooney, a...

By Optimum Times on Apr 22nd, 2019

The chaotic scene inside one of the Sri Lanka churches after the Easter bombing In an update, officials said the death toll has risen to 156 with no fewer than 35 foreigners, including Americans, Britons and Dutch, killed when a string of coordinated...

By Optimum Times on Apr 22nd, 2019

  Aisha Muhammadu Buhari Mrs Aisha Buhari, wife of the President, has expressed her plan to establish a private university to be known as “Muhammadu Buhari University”. She disclosed this on Saturday during a townhall meeting in Yola organized...

By Optimum Times on Apr 21st, 2019

Acting CJN Justice Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed in a handshake with President Buhari The National Judicial Council has extended the appointment of the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad for another three months. The...

By Optimum Times on Apr 21st, 2019

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has launched into a probe of the cash inflow and outflow of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) between 2010 and 2016. The anti-graft agency wants to get to the root of an...

By Optimum Times on Apr 21st, 2019

PenCom Director General The investigation of Chairman of the House of alleged misappropriation of N9 trillion by the National Pension Commission (PenCom) by the House of Representatives claimed its first casualty on Thursday. Chairman of...

By Optimum Times on Apr 19th, 2019

Acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr. Abubakar Mohammed Adamu The Inspector-General of Police, Ag. IGP Mohammed Adamu has tasked Christians to be security conscious as they celebrate Easter. The IG also directed Assistant Inspector...

By Optimum Times on Apr 19th, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the new 30,000 minimum wage bill into law. Buhari signed the new bill into law at the State House in Abuja. The National Assembly passed the National Minimum Wage Bill, approving N30,000 minimum monthly...

By Optimum Times on Apr 19th, 2019

Suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Justice Walter Onnoghen convicted The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has convicted the former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, for false declaration of assets and barred him from...

By Optimum Times on Apr 19th, 2019