Court remands man for faking WAEC certificates

Mr. Kolawole was arrested for allegedly faking and being in possession of blank senior secondary school certificates.

President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in a meeting with House of Reps members

“I want to see a great Nigeria”, Buhari tells Osinbajo

“At my age, there is only one thing I am looking for. I want to see a great Nigeria,”

Uguru Usani, Niger Delta Minister

Presidency keeps mum on indictment of Buhari’s minister for fraud

Usani Usani was indicted for fraud for actions he took when he served as commissioner in Cross River State.

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Buhari pledges improved funding for creative industry in 2017

Mr. Tinubu buys 300 copies of the book.

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Buhari seeks Senate confirmation of INEC, NPC commissioners

Mr. Buhari also invited Senators to attend the launching of a book written about him in October.

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Nigeria sets up task force to remove illegal speed bumps on highways

The National Council on Works will sensitise Nigerians on inappropriate speed bumps.


Nigerian govt attack on journalists, bloggers reminds of ‘darkest military days’ – International group

The Committee to Protect Journalists demands the immediate release of the detained journalists and bloggers.

Cattle herd

No going back on grazing reserves, Nigerian government says

He pledged the Federal Government’s commitment to enlightening the herdsmen on ways to make cattle rearing more profitable.

Abdulmumin-Jibrin (1)

Budget Padding Scandal: Jibrin gives lawmakers 3 days to return illegal allowances

Mr. Jibrin said the process that led to his suspension was flawed.

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Edo Senator criticises ‘go to court’ statement after rigged election

“You don’t blatantly rig an election and then say go to court,” he said.

EFCC Operatives

Polish woman set for sentencing in Nigeria

The convict was arraigned before Justice Abubakar Umar.

President Muhammadu Buhari

What Buhari told Nigeria’s manufacturers

The Manufacturing sector is well positioned to be a major driver of Nigeria’s economic growth

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Buhari pays tribute to former Israeli PM Shimon Peres

Mr. Buhari said Peres exhibited visionary leadership and unparalleled experience of diplomacy in the Middle East

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Nigeria spends N73 billion on federal roads in 2016 – Fashola

The minister said state controllers would be held responsible for bad roads.


Buhari mourns former Police I-G, Etim Inyang, commiserates with family

The Inyang family announced the passing of the former IG on Wednesday.

Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh

Minister unveils plantain bread

Plantain is made as another alternative to wheat.

National Human Right Commission, NHRC logo

Human Rights Commission wants corrupt SANs exposed

“You can’t steal so much and subject people to suffering and claim human rights.”

David Shikfu Parradang

Abba Moro’s trial: Permanent Secretary not ‘actively’ involved in recruitment – Ex-Immigration boss

Mrs. Nwaobia is facing trial alongside a former interior minister, Abba Moro.

Abdulmumin-Jibrin (1)

House of Reps seals Jibrin’s office after suspension

The suspension will last for 180 legislative days.


Nigeria declares Monday, October 3, Public Holiday

The holiday is to mark the country’s independence anniversary.


It’s official: APC’s Obaseki wins Edo Governorship Election

Mr. Obaseki won over half of the total valid votes cast in the election.

Ali Modu Sheriff

#EdoDecides: Sheriff not in support of PDP’s rejection of result

The Sheriff bloc of the party says it will consult widely before taking a position.

Ali Modu Sheriff Vs Makarfi 2

PDP leadership tussle: Court adjourns hearing

The judge questions the decision of the Makarfi-faction to go to the Court of Appeal.

Femi Falana
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Why I won’t apologise to Soludo – Falana

Again, Mr. Falana questions the management of Nigeria’s foreign reserves the the Soludo-led CBN.


Nigerian troops arrest 3 Boko Haram herders with 200 stolen cows

Insurgents sell stolen cows to fund their operations.