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ANALYSIS: Four times crisis-ridden PDP survived major turmoil that nearly consumed it
Judging from its past, the current crisis bedeviling Nigeria’s main opposition party, may just be another passing phase.
INVESTIGATION: Lawyer indicted for fraud in the UK nominated as judge of Nigeria’s Court of Appeal
The lawyer was also mentioned in the notorious Halliburton bribery scandal.
EXCLUSIVE: How security agencies, INEC, Head of Service, others opposed legalisation of Peace Corps
The Peace Corps appears to be an enemy of existing government agencies but a darling of lawmakers.
EXCLUSIVE: What Magu told Buhari on SSS allegations
The EFCC chief responded to a query ordered by President Buhari.
EXCLUSIVE: Magu: Buhari has lost control of his govt., former Nigerian leaders say
The Senate for the second time in three months declined to confirm the EFCC chairman.
EXCLUSIVE: Obasanjo speaks on Malabu $1.1 billion scandal, tackles Adoke
“What Etete did is the height of corruption. He appropriated the asset to himself illegally, illegitimately and immorally.”
EXCLUSIVE: Disquiet in Nigerian Army over proposed multi-billion naira golf course
Officers say they are being extorted, but army authorities deny the claim.
EXCLUSIVE: Why we can’t relocate from Lagos to Akwa Ibom – ExxonMobil
A recent directive by Vice President Osinbajo has been seen as a boost to calls for oil companies to relocate.
Eight years after raising billions, Turai Yar’Adua’s Cancer Centre remains abandoned, overtaken by weeds
Mrs. Yar’Adua in July 2009 held an elaborate fundraising event to mobilise N10 billion for the construction of the centre.
SPECIAL REPORT: How Buhari’s agric programme is creating jobs, pushing Nigeria towards self-sufficiency in rice
New and old farmers all described how the ABP programme has positively changed their lives.
How Lagos hospital staff, patients suffer from assault, theft
Some hospital staff and patient narrated their experiences.
Inside Lagos ‘ghost’ markets where people pay millions to sell nothing (2)
Scores of other traders, unable to afford the exorbitant rent, resort to trading on the road or rail line.
EXCLUSIVE: Paris Loan Refund: Nigeria’s 36 governors threaten war with EFCC chair, Ibrahim Magu
The governors have fixed a strategy meeting for Wednesday
Inside Lagos ‘ghost’ markets where shop owners pay millions to sell ‘nothing’ (Part 1)
Inactions by Lagos government cause worry for stall owners who pay as high as N2.5 million per annum.
How Kwara govt freed suspects police indicted in deadly Jebba attack
Three people were killed and 12 others injured in the attack for which the suspects were arrested.
SPECIAL REPORT: Nigeria’s oil-rich communities abandoned in shocking poverty despite huge wealth
Niger Delta communities suffer grinding poverty despite producing Nigeria’s oil and gas wealth.
SPECIAL REPORT: Works Minister, Fashola, in N166 billion contract mess
The BPP queries the Federal Ministry of Works, Power and Housing over the proposed contracts for 10 road and bridge projects.
INVESTIGATION: Nigerian hospital where ‘medical negligence’ causes death of women, babies
Families of different victims narrated their sad experiences that caused the death of at least four people at the hospital.
INVESTIGATION: Despite neighbours’ anxiety, controversial Islamic sect preaches tolerance
Residents expressed fear that the group’s expansion and martial arts training had dubious intent.
INVESTIGATION: Inside Nigeria’s toxic ‘Tokunbo’ trade
Thousands of tons of used electronics and illegal e-waste are imported into Nigeria annually, exposing the country to deadly environmental danger.
EXCLUSIVE: How NIMASA sponsored Nigerian judge handling its cases on juicy foreign trips
The High Court judge’s daughter also enjoyed controversial unique benefits at the maritime agency.
Suspect who murdered 4-year-old for ritual dies controversially in police custody
Two suspects who confessed to the crime were initially detained by the police.
After surviving Boko Haram attacks, displaced persons die of diarrhoea in IDP camp
A second diarrhoea outbreak caused the death of 10 people at the IDP camp.
SHOCKING: How Nigeria’s secret police, SSS, “tortured” man to death; then paid family N15 million to keep mum
Saheed Eyitayo was arrested by the SSS on April 4 and was never seen alive by family and friends again.
SPECIAL REPORT: How NPA officials by-passed procurement laws to corner N717 billion contracts
The agency’s bigwigs use the illegal arrangement to award contracts to their cronies.