Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Boko Haram’s corpses should be given to pigs- Oritsejafor

April 15, 2014

Ayoo Oritsejafor …. CAN president “As far as I am concerned, the perpetrators are not human beings.”…... read more

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Police, SSS, military begin joint patrol operations in Rivers

April 15, 2014

“The team, code-named Operation Spark, will take conventional law enforcement to areas that are somewhat difficult to operate.”…... read more

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Don’t scrap paper pencil test, group urges JAMB

April 15, 2014

Some candidates in the rural areas do not have access to computers, while majority of students even in the urban cities also lack the knowledge... read more

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Court to hear certificate forgery case against Nigerian senator June 4

April 15, 2014

Phillip Agbese, an activist from Benue, had sued Mr. Akume, now a senator, in 2013, accusing him of forging his WAEC certificate.…... read more

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Boko Haram: Confusion deepens in Abuja as government evacuates workers from secretariat

April 15, 2014

Federal Secretariat Abuja Security has been heightened in the city.…... read more

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Prosecutor wraps up Pistorius’ grilling in murder trial

April 15, 2014

Oscar Pistorius Pistorius insists he killed the 29-year-old law graduate and model accidentally after mistaking her for an intruder hiding behind a closed toilet door.…... read more

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UN Security Council condemns Abuja explosion

April 15, 2014

“The members of the Security Council underlined the need to bring perpetrators, organisers, financiers and sponsors of these reprehensible acts of terrorism to justice,’’ the... read more

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Nigeria to host African Internet Forum

April 15, 2014

The forum is part of a global 10-year review of the World Summit on the Information Society, WSIS+10.…... read more

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University management shuns Ogun Assembly

April 15, 2014

The students claimed that the school had breached an agreement by directing them to pay extra tuition fees to cover the extra time they spent... read more

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Ebola: Lagos Assembly calls for public sensitisation

April 15, 2014

“We want the federal government to commence urgent public enlightenment to prevent the outbreak of the virus in the country”.…... read more

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Alleged N25.7 billion theft: Atuche’s trial stalled

April 15, 2014

Francis Atuche Mr. Atuche and his wife, Elizabeth, are standing trial for allegedly stealing N25.7 billion belonging to former Bank PHB.…... read more

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You must face trial for corruption, Appeal Court tells Alao-Akala

April 15, 2014

The EFCC had arraigned the appellants before the Court on an 11-count charge bordering on conspiracy, contract awards without budgetary provisions, and obtaining by false... read more

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Insecurity: Gusau calls for closer collaboration among armed forces

April 15, 2014

Defence Minister, Aliyu Gusau  “I have not known of any Air Force in the world that is as versatile as our Nigerian Air Force which... read more

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Senate wants fixed tariff for Nigerian ports operators

April 15, 2014

Mr. Obadara said a fixed tariff regime would result in a raise in the revenue profile of the organisation.…... read more

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Seplat lists shares in Nigeria, London stock markets

April 15, 2014

Seplat had on March 11 announced its plans to raise about $500 million prior to the listing on the NSE and LSE.   Seplat Petroleum... read more

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From Ribadu to Danjuma and now to Aliyu Gusau, By Eric Teniola

April 15, 2014

Eric Teniola It is also the duty of a General to stop a war. I believe it is the duty of General Aliyu Gusau to... read more

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U.K. condemns Abuja bomb attack, issues travel alert to Britons

April 14, 2014

The U.K. foreign secretary reiterated that Britain would continue to work closely with the Nigerian government to help tackle the threat from terrorism. The U.K.... read more

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Lekki-Ikoyi Bridge judgment: Court rules on Lagos’ application April 25

April 14, 2014

“The action of the respondents creates an impression in the minds of Nigerians that there was no court order.” A Federal High Court in Lagos... read more

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Niger uncovers 7,000 ghost students on scholarship board payroll

April 14, 2014

The commissioner said scholarship applicants must, henceforth, register online. The Niger State Government said it uncovered 7,000 ghost students on the payroll of its scholarship... read more

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Journalist accuses Nigerian Army chief of threat

April 14, 2014

The Military Joint Task Force patrolling the streets in search of Boko Haram extremists The journalist says he is being haunted for objectively reporting the... read more

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Retirees protest non-payment of pension arrears in Ekiti

April 14, 2014

The protesters claimed that no fewer than 40 of their members had died as a result of the delay in payment of pension. Retirees of... read more

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No more dedicated electricity lines for Kano private residence – Official

April 14, 2014

“The company has decided that only industrial customers will be given dedicated lines for businesses.”…... read more

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LASU management urges lecturers to embrace peace

April 14, 2014

The plea became necessary following the lecturers’ declaration of a trade dispute with the university.…... read more

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14 year-old wife charged for killing husband, 3 others in Kano

April 14, 2014

The police said the husband and three other persons died on the spot after eating the food.…... read more

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Ohi Alegbe emerges NNPC spokesperson

April 14, 2014

In a statement signed by Group Executive Director, Finance & Accounts, Bernard Otti, the NNPC said the appointment takes immediate effect.…... read more

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