Gunmen kidnap Chawai traditional ruler in Kaduna

Already, relevant authorities and heads of security operatives on special duty in the chiefdom have been…

OPINION – 2023 census must have provision for state of origin

If we think that it is not necessary to have columns for state of origin and…

$150m spent on Edo flood control, erosion management – Gov. Obaseki

Governor Godwin Obaseki says the Edo government spent $150 million on flood control and erosion management…

Presidential Amnesty Programme’s scholarship scheme not cancelled

It will therefore defy any logical reasoning on the part of the office to commence award…

FG fixes March 29 to April 2 for census

The National Population Commission (NPC) says the census exercise will be carried out from March 29…

Court sets aside interim forfeiture order against Ekweremadu’s seized property

Mr Ekweremadu, who is currently in detention in London, and his wife, are facing a charge…

N2b money laundering fraud: Court fixes April 5 for judgment in Oronsaye’s trial

The prosecution through oral evidence of witnesses and documents tendered in evidence proved its case beyond…

Despite insecurity in Nigeria, Buhari to receive peace award today

Despite high level of insecurity in Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari will today receive the Abu Dhabi…

Diri swears in Ayemieye as Bayelsa acting CJ

She has worked harmoniously with her predecessor, who also worked harmoniously with the other arms of…

Uyo court jails beautician for internet fraud

Kingsley’s journey to jail started on November 4, 2022 when he was arrested by operatives of the…

Alleged murder of Lagos lawyer: ASP Vandi pleads not guilty

Vandi is facing a one-count charge of murder under Section 223 of the Criminal Law of…

FG begins minimum wage review January 23

The N30,000 national minimum wage approved by President Muhammadu Buhari for both federal and state workers…

Terrorists invade Katsina church, kidnap 25 worshippers

The securitymen are currently on top of the situation. They are working tirelessly to rescue the…

Tambuwal creates six new ministries, reassigns some commissioners

The Commissioners of Internal Security, Transport, as well as Industry, Trade and Investment are: Hon. Abubakar…

5 killed, 12 injured in Bauchi auto crash

Five people lost their lives on the spot and these were three female adults and two…

Anambra state partners UNICEF to curb neonatal deaths

The programme is supported by UNICEF and Nonye Soludo Initiative, and covers one hundred health workers…

Uzodimma lauds MTN over remodeled science laboratories in Imo

This administration remains committed to quality education at all levels, hence our readiness to support MTNF…

FG vows to make Nigeria open defecation free

The practice has had a negative effect on the populace and has therefore contributed to the…

EFCC confirms arrest of Doyin Okupe at Lagos Airport

He was found guilty of receiving over N200 million cash from former National Security Adviser (NSA),…

DSS arrests Doyin Okupe at Lagos airport

It was gathered that Okupe was arrested at the Murtala Muhammed Airport in Ikeja, Lagos State,…

Ukraine to establish grain hubs in Nigeria

You have built up real specialisation in many disciplines and Nigerian students are the beneficiaries. We…

How neighbour defiled my 2-year-old daughter, woman tells court

There was no fight between my husband and the defendant though the defendant’s mother came to…

Rights activist sues DSS for alleged illegal arrest, detention

The applicant prayed the court to order his release from detention and also make an order…

Gunmen abduct Edo Customary Court president, ex-lawmaker

Meanwhile, the Dream Team is in close touch with the Commissioner of Police, C.P. Mohammed Adamu…

Dokpesi released after incident in London Airport

His visit to the United Kingdom is not unconnected to the invitation of the Peoples Democratic…

I look forward to peaceful polls, retirement, says President Buhari

On the supplementary appropriation bill, the president said the 2022 Supplementary Appropriation Act would enable the…

FG inducts Apostle Chinyere into Nigeria’s Books of Record

Chinyere built the first free school for children born with Autism and Down syndrome in the…

Police beef up security in Yobe ahead of President Buhari’s visit

The president is also expected to inaugurate the Damaturu Cargo Airport, Model School at New Bra…

Again, FG suspends work on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, to ease holiday makers’ return

Temporary repairs were done on some sections in December, and the contractors were able to further…

Buhari mourns boat mishap victims in Kebbi

Buhari commended the efforts of rescue workers who worked for days searching for the missing persons…