Geologist hired by Shell says firm concealed data on Nigerian oil spill
The German geologist said an environmental study found “astonishingly high” pollution levels.
Fraudulent Nigerian oil firm is “virtually broke”, owes millions of dollars – NNPC
The company was earlier convicted for subsidy fraud and its owners were sentenced to 10 years in prison each.
INTERVIEW: Lagos govt’s new policy will destroy businesses, worsen waste problem – Waste Managers’ Consultant
“(About) 350 businesses are currently at stake. Local economy is now going to suffer by this new policy.”
21 people die of meningitis in Sokoto – Health Commissioner
The official said identification and treatment of the disease is hampered by residents’ belief in witchcraft.
Magu: Leaked SSS report vindicates us – Nigerian Senate
The SSS restated its allegations against the anti-corruption chief in a letter to the Attorney General.
EXCLUSIVE: Police Special Forces deployed to Southern Kaduna lament lack of weapons, welfare
Police say the operatives are well taken care of, but admit there are “operational issues”.
Addax Petroleum CEO arrested over Nigeria operation
The CEO is being investigated for alleged wrongdoing.
NFF confirms cancellation of Nigeria, Burkina Faso friendly
Some Burkinabe players could not secure entry visas into the UK.
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.
Whistle-blowers: 282 Nigerians provide 154 actionable intelligence in three months
The actionable tips involved contract inflation and conversion of government asset to personal use.
Why Nigerians couldn’t watch Super Eagles play Senegal, may not watch Burkina Faso match
Nigeria and Senegal played a 1-1 draw.
Anti-Magu forces launch fresh offensive, release another damning report
The SSS had, in controversial reports to the Senate, claimed Mr. Magu is tainted and should not be confirmed to head the nation’s top anti-corruption body.
Nigeria’s economic reform plan not good enough – IMF
The IMF said Nigeria reform plan “does not explicitly call for tighter monetary and fiscal policy in the near term…”
INTERVIEW: How Buhari will win 2019 presidential election – DG Voice of Nigeria
Osita Okechukwu spoke on a range of issues including Biafra agitation, and his job at the Voice of Nigeria.
Crippled by poor funding, Nigerian drug research institute in darkness for nine months
The National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development has had no power supply for nine months.
Buhari nominates 27 INEC Electoral Commissioners (FULL LIST)
Since March 4, 33 states have been without Resident Electoral Commissioners.
Kaduna airport unsafe, insecure, Nigerian lawmakers say
“Security in the airport is very poor; you can obviously see that security personnel are being overwhelmed by the crowd.”
Grass-Cutting Scandal: SGF Lawal makes U-turn, promises to appear before Senators on new date
Mr. Lawal had earlier said he would not appear before the Senators.
Merits, defects of Nigeria’s economic recovery, growth plan – Experts
The Federal Government unveiled the National Economic Recovery and Growth Plan two weeks ago.
AMCON takeover has worsened Arik airline’s situation – Aviation Union
AMCON took over Nigeria’s largest airline in February.
Relatively unknown Okeowo to be in goal as Nigeria’s Super Eagles take on Senegal
In his reaction, Okeowo expressed joy at his call-up to the Super Eagles’ Crowne Plaza Camp.
More troubles for Arik Air as workers shut down operations
Arik Air is currently being managed by AMCON.