THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – For years, Nigerians have called for June 12 to be recognised as Democracy Day and a national holiday in honour of late Chief MKO Abiola, the winner of the 1993 presidential election. But successive governments have ignored this call. So Nigerians expressed great excitement as PresidentRead More →

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – For failing to honour the invitation of the National Assembly (NASS) for the third time in two weeks, Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris has been pronounced an ‘enemy of democracy’ by NASS. After first refusing to appear before NASS on April 25, the policeRead More →

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – Today, Monday, March 12, 2018, President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari arrived in Benue to console the people of the middle-belt state over the New Year killings. According to report, the president arrived Benue earlier today at about 10:43am. He was billed to visit Governor Samuel OrtomRead More →

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – Last week Thursday, March 1, 2018, Google announced launch of a new feature intended to improve job search across the sub-Saharan region of Africa. The American technology company launched the feature in Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa according to report. As a result of this move,Read More →

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – Black Panther, a black superhero movie, premiered across the globe on February 15, 2018. The release of the movie has spurred increasing hype for the film globally, resulting in record-breaking cinema sales. Although, some have described this hype as overblown and undeserved. The movie tells theRead More →

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, has shunned the Nigerian Peace Corps (NPC) Bill for over a 30-day period, constitutionally implying that the president has no interest in assenting to the bill yet. According to report, the bill was officially dispatched to the president in the lastRead More →

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – Following a tip from the victim of a kidnap gang in Ogun, Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) combed Ilaro forest on the night of Thursday, February 1, 2018. Report says one of the victims of the kidnap gang, Sanni Dan Nasarawa, had escaped after spending aRead More →

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – Several ethnic group leaders in Benue have accused the federal government (FG) of Nigeria of protecting the herdsmen behind the recent massacre of around 83 people in the state. The ethnic group leaders made this known in a joint press briefing in Makurdi yesterday, Tuesday, JanuaryRead More →

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – Former Mavin Records artiste, Oluwatobi Ojosipe, popularly known as ‘Wande Coal’, has released a new music video titled ‘Turkey Nla’. According to report, the Nigerian singer/song writer announced the release of his new video on Twitter via his handle @WandeCoal on Thursday, January 18, 2018. TheRead More →

THE NEWSGHOST, NIGERIA – Nigeria’s apex bank, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has released $210 million into the inter-bank foreign exchange market to meet the request of customers in various segments. Isaac Okorafor, CBN’s director of corporate communications, disclosed this in Abuja on Monday, January 15, 2018, according toRead More →