Thursday, 7th December 2023

May 29

30 May
Wizkid, Rema, and Fireboy graced the stage in Miami, delivering an unforgettable performance during day two of the Afro Nation festival. The festival, held on Sunday, May 29, 2023, showcased the biggest names in afro beats, captivating fans and music enthusiasts in attendance. As the headliner for the day, Wizkid, also known as Starboy, mesmerized…
27 May
The Jigsaw command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), has deployed 700 personnel for the inauguration of the state Governor-elect, Malam Umar Namadi.
17 May
The National Democratic Coalition Renewal Group (NADECORG) has warned anti-democratic forces bent on truncating May 29 handover of power to the President-elect, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, to have a rethink.
15 May
The Police high command boss, IGP Alkali Baba Usman has vowed that it would crush any attempt by individuals or groups to derail Nigeria’s democracy, saying that May 29, 2023 handing over date is ‘sacrosanct’.
21 Apr
President-ELECT, Bola Tinubu, has unveiled a 13-member Presidential Inauguration Committee to oversee the weeklong activities leading to his swearing in and that of his deputy, Kashim Shettima, on May 29.
9 Apr
A pro-democracy group, under the auspices of “Coalition for a Better Nigeria, has vowed to remain in Nigeria’s Unity Fountain in Abuja until the President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress (APC), is sworn in on May 29, 2023.


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The Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System (NIBSS) has directed banks to disconnect all non-deposit financial institutions from its transfer list.
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Operatives of the Enugu State Police Command have arrested one Somtochukwu Franklin for allegedly using the Facebook account name of a philanthropist Emmanuel Okoh, popularly known as "Okwuluora” to defraud people.