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Lagos Bus Tragedy

50 disasters, five deaths recorded in Lagos, Ogun in three days – NEMA

Three of the incidents were being attended to on Sunday afternoon.

Jimoh Ibrahim and Ali Modu Sheriff [Photo credit: Leaders NG]

Justice Abang, Ali Sheriff, Kashamu, other winners in PDP Appeal Court ruling

The Appeal Court ruled that Ali Sheriff was the authentic leader of Nigeria’s main opposition party.

Ifeanyi Ubah FC

CAF Club Competitions: Nigerian clubs seek to avoid early exit

The four Nigerian clubs face major challenges to progress.

Danfo Buses, Lagos[Photo Credit:Bella Naija]

Fear grips Lagos drivers, conductors as government plans to ban danfo buses

Some of the bus drivers said there was no way the government could implement the plan.

President Nigeria Medical Association Professor Mike Ogirima

INTERVIEW: Doctors in public hospitals shouldn’t be allowed to run private clinics – NMA President

The Nigerian surgeon spoke on funding, brain drain, medical tourism, and other issues affecting the country’s health sector.

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo

Acting President Osinbajo signs seven bills into law

It is the first time Mr. Osinbajo is reported to have implemented this presidential function.

Audu Maikori[Photo credit: www.trendysturvsblog.com]

UPDATE: Police release Chocolate City boss, Audu Maikori

The music label executive was arrested Friday for alleged incitement.

Ken Nnamani

ANALYSIS: Igbo defections to APC; 2019 and corruption

The gale of defection in the South-east is not new and may not change the political fortunes of Ndigbo in years ahead.

Audu Maikori[Photo credit: www.trendysturvsblog.com]

Police arrest Audu Maikori, Chocolate City boss

The celebrity was arrested for a series of tweets he posted.

Ali Modu Sheriff Vs Makarfi 2

Why Appeal Court validated Sheriff as PDP National Chairman

One of the three Appeal Court judges gave a minority ruling sacking Mr. Sheriff.

Ali Modu Sheriff

PDP Crisis: Makarfi’s faction blames APC for Sheriff’s victory, heads to Supreme Court

The party says it will make its position known on Tuesday.

Sandra David

Medical Negligence: Family sues, demands N500 million from Nigerian hospital for allegedly causing death of woman

The Nigerian hospital has been reported to have caused the death of patients.

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‘Cloudy weather’ bars Osinbajo from commissioning Mimiko’s projects

“He (Mr. Osinbajo) had to return to Abuja and was waiting at the airport in Abuja for several hours for the clouds to clear,” the governor said.

Ali Modu Sheriff Vs Makarfi 2

Court of Appeal affirms Sheriff as PDP National Chairman

Ali Sheriff and Ahmed Makarfi lead separate factions of the PDP, Nigeria’s major opposition party.

FILE PHOTO: Bomb explosion scene

Suicide bombers attack Maiduguri, ‘11 Killed’

Multiple attacks occurred Thursday night at a popular bus station.

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo with State Governors at the NEC meeting

Nigeria’s Troubled Economy: What Osinbajo, governors discussed at NEC meeting

These are highlights of the meeting attended by Vice President Osinbajo and state governors in Abuja on Thursday

Bureau De Change

Governors slam Nigeria’s forex policy as Naira falls; demand urgent review

Thursday’s National Economic Council held tasked the CBN governor to act promptly.

Acting President Osinbajo speaks at the Niger Delta town-hall stakeholder's meeting in Rivers State. 13th Feb 2017. Photo: Novo Isioro.

As consultations continue, Nigeria records 58 per cent decrease in pipeline vandalism in Niger Delta

The NNPC also reported a 13.4 per cent rise in oil and gas sales in December 2016 over sales in November 2016.

Diezani Alison-Madueke

UPDATE: Judge hails EFCC, explains final forfeiture of N34 billion linked to Diezani

The judge rejected a call for the case to be settled out of court.

A Nigerian Air Force helicopter

Boko Haram attacks Nigerian Air Force helicopter, injures airman

A counter attack by the military led to the death of scores of insurgents, the Air Force said.

YouWinConnet

Buhari govt set to launch repackaged job creation initiative, YouWin

The job creation scheme was initiated by the Goodluck Jonathan administration.

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun

Why we blocked Ekiti funds – Nigerian govt

The Ekiti government dismisses the reaction as an “afterthought”.