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Activists remember Africanist, Tajudeen Abdul-Raheem, eight years after

Tajudeen Abdul-Raheem, who was born in Funtua, died in a car crash in Nairobi, Kenya in 2009.

Court

Court affirms jurisdiction to try INEC official assumes jurisdiction over INEC staff’s trial

The case is tied to the N23 billion “Diezani bribe money”.

Kaduna Refinery

Governor inaugurates coconut oil refinery in Nigeria

The contractor handling the project says oil from coconut was more expensive than crude oil

University of Uyo

UNIUYO professor to speak on influence of Nigerian economy on journalism practice

An official says the lecture will examine commercialization of news and how journalists are influenced by their political affiliations.

LAUTECH

Why we stopped JAMB exams candidates from our campus – LAUTECH students

The students barricaded all entrances to the institution.

House of Representatives

Reps want borehole drilling regulation enforced

The House will investigate the non-provision of water by estate developers.

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN; Chief of Staff Abba Kyari; Head of Civil Service; Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita; NSA, Maj. Gen. Babagana Mungonu during the Federal Executive Council Meeting held at the Council Chamber of the State House in Abuja. 26th April 2017. Photo by: Novo Isioro

PHOTOS: Acting President Osinbajo chairs FEC Meeting of May 24

The weekly cabinet meeting holds every Wednesday at the presidential villa

Former INEC Chairman, Maurice Iwu

Iwu, Daily Telegraph agree N500,000 out-of-court settlement over publication

The former INEC chairman sued in 2016.

Pedestrian bridge

Reps move to enforce the use of pedestrian bridges

The lawmakers want the police to enforce the resolution.

LASU-Entrance

LASU appoints seven new professors, promotes 221 other staff

“The beneficiaries comprised of 61 academic staff and 167 non-academic staff”.

ESTATE

Unemployed Nigerians can’t expect to own homes — Fashola

Housing minister says the society owes such individuals jobs first.

Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi

Gov. Wike to honour Amaechi with top award

The two men have maintained a stormy relationship of accusations and counter-accusations.

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo

Osinbajo mourns Channels TV State House correspondent, Chukwuma Onuekwusi

Mr. Osinbajo extends heartfelt condolences to Mr. Onuekwusi’s family.

Men of Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) on a rescue mission at an accident scene at 7up adjacent motorways bus stop, Outward Lagos-Ibadan Expressway in the early hours of Tuesday, May 23, 2017.

One dead as container falls in Lagos

One person was rescued.

High Court

Drama in court as murder suspect threatens to kill witnesses

The accused once killed a man who approached him for help.

British Prime Minister, Theresa May

Acting President Osinbajo condemns terrorist attack in Manchester, condoles Britain

The acting president says the civilised world will prevail over terrorism, extremism.

Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky

JUST IN: Why we’re holding Dasuki, El-Zakzaky despite court orders

A presidential spokesman speaks on the “successes” of the Buhari administration.

House of Reps

Reps probe Jon-Ode arms panel

The panel was inaugurated to investigate the procurement of arms and ammunition for the Armed Forces from 2007 to 2015.

State House correspondent of Channels Television, Chukwuma Onuekusi

JUST IN: Channels TV State House correspondent is dead

Mr. Onuekusi worked for Channels TV since 1998.

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Fire razes shops in Lagos

The incident occurred around Broad Street, behind UBA House, in Lagos Island.

Dame Patience Jonathan

Court Adjourns Patience Jonathan’s $5.8m Forfeiture Hearing Till Sept.

The EFCC is seeking permanent forfeiture of the money.

Photo: TodayNG

Biafra protest paralyses Onitsha

Police seized Biafran flags.

Court

Father, 56, son, 21, docked for raping daughter, sister

Police say the offence contravened Section 259 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015 (Revised).

Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai

Nigerians won’t tolerate military rule anymore – retired AIG

The retired officer says all soldiers attached to politicians should be withdrawn.

Supreme Court of Nigeria

PDP Crisis: Supreme Court reserves judgement

The court had on Monday ruled in favour of the Makarfi faction.