Thursday, April 24, 2014

Nigeria Police arrest farmer for alleged serial bank fraud

April 23, 2014

The police say the farmer has been involved in serial impersonation of bank customers and withdrawal of money from their accounts. The Police Special Fraud... read more

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National Conference: Northern, Southern delegates fight over Resource Control

April 23, 2014

National Conference in plenary Delegates from the South have been routing for resource control and fiscal federalism. A disagreement over resource control, fiscal federalism, and... read more

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Buhari condemns Abuja explosion, abduction of female students in Borno

April 22, 2014

The APC leaders says his party will not play politics with security issue. A former Head of State and leader of the All Progressives Congress,... read more

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National Conference: CAN accuses Justice Kutigi of religious bias

April 22, 2014

Chairman of the National Conference: Former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Idris Kutigi …. Photo: Courtesy www.nigeriaa2z.com CAN says Idris Kutigi should have made a CAN... read more

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HURIWA seeks audit of Nigeria’s defence, police budgets

April 22, 2014

The group demands capital punishment for corrupt public officials in the defence and policing sectors. Following allegations of widespread corruption in the procurement system of... read more

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Court orders Bayero University Kano to re-instate expelled student

April 22, 2014

The plaintiff, a 300 level student, was expelled from the university on Jan. 14, 2011 for alleged examination malpractice. A Federal High Court in Kano,... read more

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LASU lecturers disrupt election of Deputy Vice-Chancellor

April 22, 2014

The lecturers accused the Vice Chancellor of running a one man show. The Lagos State University, LASU, chapter of the Academic Staff Union, ASUU, on... read more

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Nigerian military asks Abuja residents to endure Nyanya gridlock

April 22, 2014

A bomb explosion in Nyanya motor park on Monday caused the military to establish a checkpoint at the area. The Nigerian military on Tuesday asked... read more

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D’banj visits Nyanya blast victims

April 22, 2014

D-banj urged Nigerian youth to shun violence…... read more

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National Conference establishes sub-committees

April 22, 2014

Most of the committees set up sub-committees to deliberate on issues ranging from the economy, religion, politics and governance, to devolution of power, restructuring and... read more

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Teacher rapes 12-year-old, impregnates her, police say

April 22, 2014

The teacher threatened to deal with the girl if she told anyone he raped her.…... read more

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Nigerian government keeps mum on requests to prove alleged 1.6 million jobs

April 22, 2014

Immigration Test Centre, Abuja ….. Photo: Courtesy unidentified reader “Despite the delay, we shall not relent in our pursuit of independent verification of the statistical... read more

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National Conference locks out journalists from Committee sittings

April 22, 2014

National Conference in plenary Journalists covering the National Conference were on Tuesday barred from attending the proceedings of most of its Committees at the National... read more

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Kaduna Airport fire: Minister rules out sabotage

April 22, 2014

Fire incident at Kaduna Airport “It is purely a technical problem that led to the fire and we will ensure that it does not happen... read more

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ECOWAS court frowns at non-enforcement of decisions by member states

April 22, 2014

“There is a provision in our law that once decisions are given, they must be implemented in the member states.”…... read more

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Boko Haram will not defeat us – Gov. Shettima

April 22, 2014

Borno Governor, Kashim Shettima “We are going to survive and rebuild our lives because truth will always triumph over falsehood.”…... read more

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Man accusing ‘X-Men’ director of sex abuse sues more Hollywood execs

April 22, 2014

“Going through this and being attacked, you see why victims don’t come forward. It doesn’t make it a very pleasant thing to stand up to.”…... read more

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Man kills friend, steals his motorcycle, police say

April 22, 2014

The police spokesperson said the suspect confessed to the crime.…... read more

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Security Council Meeting: Buhari supporters seek Jonathan, Sambo’s resignation

April 22, 2014

President Goodluck Jonathan visiting scene of Nyanya bomb attack The group says Nigeria is retrogressing. Some supporters of a former head of state, Muhammadu Buhari,... read more

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Manchester United sack David Moyes

April 22, 2014

Manchester United have hit an all-time low this season under the Moyes.  Manchester United has sacked its manager, David Moyes. Moyes was signed as coach... read more

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Junior Defence Minister, Musiliu Obanikoro, lies about own annual pay

April 22, 2014

Minister of State, Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro The Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro’s claim on a television programme Monday that he draws N4 million... read more

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Nigeria gets N40 billion World Bank credit to boost water supply

April 22, 2014

“Women and children in Nigeria spend hours each day carrying water for their family’s use.” The World Bank has approved a $250 million (about N40... read more

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UPDATE: Parents of kidnapped students lament as principal says 230 girls now missing

April 22, 2014

Nigerian army search for missing schoolgirls “I have not seen my dear daughter, she is a good girl, we plead with government to help rescue... read more

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Abuja Minister suspends controversial park and pay scheme

April 21, 2014

The Federal Capital Territory Administration has announced the suspension of its on-street park and pay scheme in Abuja with immediate effect. A statement by the... read more

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National Conference is self-serving, Niger Delta youth tell Jonathan

April 21, 2014

President Goodluck Jonathan Niger Delta youth say National Conference shows an agenda for the actualization of the 2015 re-election plan of President Goodluck Jonathan.…... read more

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