Nigeria

Court dismisses suit challenging eligibility of Senator Omo-Agege

Justice Othman Musa of the FCT high court in Bwari has dismissed the suit filed challenging the eligibility of the deputy president of the...

PDP Governors Forum partners global stakeholders to deepen democracy

In its move to reposition itself, become more relevant and strategic in the scheme of things in Nigeria, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’...

USAID Launches $60m Investment Hub For ECOWAS Region

  The United States Agency for International Development on Tuesday launched the West Africa Trade and Investment Hub worth $60 million. According to the U.S. Ambassador...

Reps Ask FG To Declare Public Health Emergency Over Coronavirus

    The House of Representatives has called on the Federal Government to declare a public health emergency in the country, following the outbreak of the...

Omo-Agege Not An Ex-Convict, Court Rules

  An Abuja High Court presided over by Justice Othman Musa has dismissed a suit filed against Deputy Senate President, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege. The suit was...

Consider reopening borders, FG urged

The Federal Government should consider reopening Nigeria’s borders, Chairman of the Sokoto State Chapter of Bureau De Change Operators’ Association, Alhaji Aliyu Sahabi Yar’Abba...

Why I resigned as Imo PDP chairman – Ezekwem

Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri Charles Ezekwem has said that he resigned as the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party in Imo State because of a...

Stop disdainful attitude towards one another – AD Guber candidate, Alao begs Makinde, LG chairmen

Gubernatorial candidate of the Alliance for Democracy (AD) in the March 9th election in Oyo State, Engineer Hakeem Alao has urged Oyo State Government...

Coronavirus: British Airways suspends all flights to mainland China

British Airways has suspended flights between the United Kingdom and China in light of the Coronavirus outbreak, CNN reports. This was made known in a...

Group Indicts ASUP Over Crisis, Unrest In FedPoly, Bida

Minna – A civil society group, Education Rights Group for Justice (ERG), has accused the immediate past chairman of the Academic Staff Union of...

300 Scientists For NAS Maiden Scientific Conference

The Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS) has announced that about 300 scientists are expected to grace its maiden Scientific Conference. The maiden convergence of scientists...

Again, popular Lagos market on fire

Some sections of the Lagos popular Balogun market have been razed by fire on Wednesday morning. “A major fire outbreak has been reported in Martins...

Robbers shoot dead corps member in Osun

Suspected robbers have shot dead a National Youth Service Corps member in Osun State. The deceased, Adebayo Mukaila was sad to own a container made-shop...

Breaking: Balogun Market on fire, 8 buildings burnt, one collapsed

By Kazeem Ugbodaga A massive fire has razed the popular Balogun Market on Lagos Island, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria, with eight buildings burnt and properties worth...

Video: Nse Ikpe Etim bares it all

Nigerian actress Nse Ikpe-Etim who came into prominence in 2008 for her role in Reloaded, is baring it all in this tell it all...

EKOEXCEL: Restoring Confidence in Lagos Public Schools

Uchechukwu Nnaike reports that the current education reform programme of the Lagos State Government, EKOEXCEL seeks to, among other objectives, increase confidence in the...

Buhari Marginalising South-west in Appointments, Gani Adams Alleges

The Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Chief Gani Adams, yesterday alleged that the South-west was being marginalised by the President Muhammadu Buhari, in terms...

We Don’t Have Any Crisis, Says Urhobo Group

The Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) worldwide has condemned in strong terms an allegation by its former President-General, Chief Joe Omene, that Delta State Governor...

Witness backtracks on key statement in Nigeria oil graft case

MILAN, Jan 29 (Reuters) - A witness in a graft case involving oil contracts in Nigeria refused to confirm a key statement during a...

BREAKING: Enugu state govt approves 30,000 naira minimum wage

Enugu State Government has approved the payment of N30,000 Minimum Wage for state workers with effect from February, 2020. This is following the submission of...

EKEDC commissions renovated Ikoyi passport office, opens service point

Eko electricity distribution company has commissioned a part of the complex renovated at the Ikoyi passport office of the Nigerian Immigration service. This came about...

Rep Members Demand Redeployment Of Soldiers In North-East

    Some members of the House of Representatives have demanded the resignation of the service chiefs. This followed a debate on the nation’s security during Wednesday’s...