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FRSC officials

FRSC defends arrest of two men for alleged child trafficking

A church said the two suspects were its members.

President Muhammadu Buhari arriving Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja on Saturday (19/8/2017)

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President’s Absence: Group wants constitutional provision on number of days

The group says the protest demanding Mr Buhari’s return was unnecessary.

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo

There’s no ‘hate speech’ under Nigerian law — Lawyer

A rights lawyer counters the classification of hate speech by the government.

John Odigie-Oyegun, APC Chairman

APC speaks on President Buhari’s return from London

The ruling party thanks Acting President Yemi Osinbajo for running the country well.

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello [Photo Credit: The News Nigeria]

Strange Disease: Kogi govt suspects malaria, gastroenteritis

The government calls for calm.

Tor Tiv, James Ayatse

Tor Tiv urges Buhari to sign Peace Corps Bill into law

National Assembly recently threw its weight behind the bill.

Journalist interviewing someone

Police arrest five ‘fake journalists’

The suspects were arrested in four states.

FILE PHOTO: President Buhari arriving from London in March

Buhari returns to Nigeria today

The president is set to return after over 100 days in London for medical treatment.

Rainfall [Photo: Vanguard News]

NiMet predicts localised thunderstorms, isolated rains for Saturday

The inland cities and coast of the South-west are expected to be cloudy.


Woman docked for allegedly calling ex-husband’s mother a witch

The ex-mother-in-law asked for N2 million in damages.

Stephen Ikani Ocheni

New minister, Ocheni, resumes at labour ministry

The minister was assigned by the acting president.

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Mother charged with selling her 3 months old baby for N50,000

The Magistrate, Tajudeen Elias, ordered that the accused be kept in police custody.

Car with three leg

VIDEO: Dilapidated car with only three tyres sighted driving on Nigerian road

“It’s unlawful to have a car with only three tires driven on the road.”

Acting EFCC Chairman, Ibrahim Magu

NLC to EFCC: Don’t bow to intimidation

Gunmen attacked an EFCC office in Abuja.

Ag President Yemi Osinbajo [Photo: New Telegraph Online]

Osinbajo off to Rwanda

Mr. Osinbajo is accompanied by the Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, and former military President, Ibrahim Babangida. [Photo credit: PM News Nigeria]

Saraki commends IBB’s leadership

“I wish him good health and many more years as he celebrates his 76th birthday.”


$1.5 billion spent on urban water projects across states – Official

The project is receiving funding from a total loan package of $770 million from the World Bank.

Malala Yousafzai,  Pakistani advocate for girls education who was shot in the head by the Taliban in 2012, officially opens The Library of Birmingham in Birmingham, central England, on September 3, 2013. Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai, shot in the head by a Taliban militant last October after campaigning for girls' right to education, gave an address as she officially opened the new Library of Birmingham.  AFP PHOTO / PAUL ELLIS

Malala gains admission into Oxford University

Malala will be studying Philosophy, Politics and Economics.

House of Reps

Reps detain Bank of Agric officials, summon MD

Mr. Adamu was to appear before members of the committee to respond to queries of alleged N10 billion financial impropriety.

Nigerian Senate

Senate moves to separate tourism from information ministry

“Senate wants to give freedom to the parastatals, particularly the culture and tourism sector,”


UNILAG student docked for allegedly raping 16-year-old girl

The accused allegedly lured the girl to his room.

President of NANS, Chinonso Obasi. [Photo credit: International Centre for Investigative Reporting]

NANS elects ‘Zone A’ officers

The students’ body also appealed ASUU on the ongoing strike.

Hollywood veteran actor, Tom Cruise. [Photo Credit:]

Tom Cruise breaks ankle performing stunts on set

“Production will go on hiatus while Tom makes a full recovery.”

Lagos state on map

Lagos second least liveable city in the world — Report

Lagos is only better than Damascus.

Aisha Buhari on return from UK on Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Aisha Buhari condoles with Sierra Leone over mudslide deaths

Tragedy in the West African nation left hundreds dead.