The Nigerian government has denied reports that at least one explosion has rocked the South African embassy in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory.
A Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Political Matters, Babafemi Ojudu, has revealed that the move to evacuate Nigerians from South Africa over the recent xenophobic attacks in the country may not succeed.
A former deputy president of the Nigerian Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, was attacked by an irate mob in the European country of Germany suspected to be members of the proscribed separatist group IPOB.
President Muhammadu Buhari has issued a standing order to the Nigerian military not to spare the lives of any bandit caught in attacks on Nigerians across the country.
According to a new list of military rankings released for 2019, the Nigerian military rated 0.7007 on its Power Index score to be positioned behind Egypt, Algeria and South Africa, which are Africa's top three military forces.
A group of youths from the northern part of the country have endorsed former Lagos state governor Bola Ahmed Tinubu to take over Nigeria's presidency from Muhammadu Buhari in 2023, saying he deserved it because of help to North.