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Soaring maize price in Nigeria defies two year trend

Farmers blamed the continued devastation by army worms of maize crop on the increase.

Abuja Metro Plaza [Photo: Briscoe Properties Limited]

Hajj Commission NAHCON’s new office to cost N2.4 billion

The Federal Executive Council approved the purchase on Wednesday.

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Referendum, not quit notice will create Biafra – PDP BoT Chairman

“We must live together, live in unity, unite ourselves,” the politician said.


Nigeria’s Excess Crude Account ‘most poorly governed…” – Report

“The low index score for Nigeria reflects the lack of rules on disclosures.”


Three octogenarians jailed 42 months

The trio were first arraigned on September 5, 2013.

A cross section of Peace Corps members during their 18th Anniversary

Court to rule on Peace Corps N2 billion suit against Nigerian security agencies July 6

The Peace Corps said the arrest of its leader was illegal.

Police on patrol in Kaduna [Photo: Beegeagle's Blog]

Police announce date for recruitment examination

The venue for the 2017 selection exercise in Abuja is Powa International School.

Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE)

Investors to forfeit multiple subscriptions to public offers, says SEC

Investors carrying out multiple subscriptions will henceforth be prosecuted.

Mali Refugees [Photo Credit: Guardian Nigeria]

UNHCR to stop providing refugees in Nigeria with financial support

“What refugees in Nigeria need is protection, and not continuous assistance,” an official said.

Face me I face you house [Photo Credit: Pulseng]

Woman docked for allegedly bathing co-tenant with faeces

The accused was granted N100,000 bail.

A cross-section of candidates writing the 2017 JAMB and UTME computer based examination at the Federal University Oye-Ekiti, Pro-metrics Centre, in Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State on Saturday (13/5/17).
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JAMB mop-up exam: Printing of exam slips to commence Wednesday

Over 85,000 candidates are scheduled to sit for the mop-up examination.

Ibraheem El-Zakzaky

Trial of El-Zakzaky’s aide, two others stalled

The defendants have been in detention since March 2013.

Nigerian Governors Forum

Court ruling boosts SERAP’s move to get details of how states spent Paris Club refund

The federal government released N388.30 4billion of the N522.74 billion to 35 states.

Nigerian Soldiers
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Nigeria, Italy to finalise agreement on military, defence cooperation

The minister also said the draft would consider cooperation in any other field of naval activities.

Christopher Kolade

Christopher Kolade, other southern leaders call for Nigeria’s unity

The leaders formed a coalition committed to Nigeria’s unity.

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Nigerians warned of another cyber-attack, ‘Petya’

The Director General of the NITDA, said the attack has paralysed businesses across the world.

A cross section of women studying [Photo: Ask]

Marrying educated women will eliminate vices, Professor tells Nigerian men

A female prof. warns men against marrying illiterate women.

Syrian President, Bashar al-Assad

Council of Europe lawmakers move against chief after visit to Syrian President

Mr. Agramunt had come under fire for a visit to war-torn Syria in March during which he met al-Assad.


Nigeria example of country ‘walking towards failure’ — Utomi

Mr. Utomi calls on Nigerian groups to stop the “impending anarchy”.

NYSC Corps members

Man shot dead in Bayelsa not Corps member – NYSC

The 30-year-old Samuel Collins was shot dead in Bayelsa State on Saturday.

Pic. 18. From left: Aare Musulumi of Yoruba land, Edo and Delta States, Alhaji Dawud Akinola; Secretary to Oyo State Government, Alhaji Ismael Alli; and an industrialist, Chief Akinade Fijabi, at Agodi prayer ground during the 2017 Eid-el Fitri celebration in Ibadan on Sunday(25/06/17).                       
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Eid-el-Fitr: Obaseki, Ajimobi, Gbolarunmi, others call for peace, unity

The Chief Imam of Edo, Abdulfatah Enabulele, had called on Nigerians to be their brothers’ keeper.


Why I still iron my wife’s clothes – Pastor Adeboye

“If you are a true leader, you must be always ready to serve, even when no one can see you.”

Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido [Photo Credit: Channels TV]

Emir Sanusi leads Eid prayers, preaches peace, charity

The monarch also urged Muslims to have the fear of God in all their activities.


Kaduna traffic agency sacks 124 staff – Official

One was out rightly dismissed from service for extortion.

Sultan of Sokoto, Saad Abubakar, also the spiritual leader of Nigeria's Muslim, sits on his throne during his coronation ceremony in Sokoto, Northern Nigeria, March 3, 2007. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde (NIGERIA) - RTR1N1ZM

Sultan of Sokoto wants probe of weapons used by herdsmen

The Sultan urges Nigerians to complement efforts by security agencies.