Thursday, April 24, 2014

Edo teachers shun competency test

March 22, 2014

The teachers union, NUT, had called for a boycott.…... read more

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Chelsea demolish Arsenal

March 22, 2014

chelsea fc Arsenal conceded three goals in 17 minutes. Chelsea humiliated 10-man Arsenal 6-0 in a virtually one-sided Premier League encounter at Stamford Bridge on... read more

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Ekiti 2014: Fayose wins PDP primaries

March 22, 2014

Ayo Fayose Fayose polled over 90 per cent of the votes. A former governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose, has been declared the winner of... read more

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ECOWAS Court of Justice gets 7 new Judges

March 22, 2014

The incoming judges are from Burkina Faso, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria and Senegal.…... read more

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Nasarawa local government elections commence despite delay

March 22, 2014

The elections commenced hours behind schedule. The Nasarawa State local government elections began on Saturday despite the delay in the distribution of materials Although election... read more

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Nigerians are not ready for change – Dele Momodu

March 22, 2014

Dele Momodu “It is not easy to stop brown envelope because journalists are part of the society”. Dele Momodu is a journalist, publisher of Ovation... read more

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Ekiti: Court sentences three men to death for stealing N166,000 with arms

March 22, 2014

The court also freed another accused. An Ado-Ekiti High Court on Friday sentenced three men to death by hanging for armed robbery. The court also... read more

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Nigerian Government to provide funds to NYSC members for self empowerment – Bozimo

March 22, 2014

“This will go in line with the industrial revolution strategy launched recently by President Goodluck Jonathan,” the chairman said. The Federal Government has made arrangements... read more

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Lagos’ Eko Hospital battles for own life as founders engage in fierce legal tussle

March 22, 2014

A fierce legal wrangling over ownership is threatening one of Lagos most popular hospitals…... read more

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Nigeria targets N709 billion from sale of 7 NIPP Power Plant – Uduaghan

and March 21, 2014

Three other plants will not be sold yet because of litigation issues.…... read more

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Nigeria Maritime Academy to sponsor 250 students on one year sea sail, says Rector

March 21, 2014

The Academy seeks to be a degree awarding institution.…... read more

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Two million graduates passed through NYSC since inception – Official

March 21, 2014

The scheme started with 2,364 graduates in 1973.…... read more

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National Conference: Delegates to earn less than speculated N4 million monthly

March 21, 2014

National Conference in plenary Delegates would only be paid sitting allowance for 48 days.…... read more

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Jonathan bags Namibia’s highest national honour

March 21, 2014

President Goodluck Jonathan President Jonathan said the award rightly belongs to the Nigerian people.…... read more

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Boko Haram: APC dares PDP to show evidence of opposition’s complicity

March 21, 2014

“The only reason this insurgency has persisted is the incompetence, cluelessness, inferiority complex and collusion of the presidency.”…... read more

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Nigeria Consumer Council launches compendium of rights of telecom subscribers

March 21, 2014

The compendium is aimed at improving the rights of subscribers.…... read more

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Court to hear Sanusi’s suit seeking to stop arrest March 31

March 21, 2014

CBN Governor, Lamido Sanusi The court had on February 21 granted an interim order restraining the respondents from arresting, detaining, or harassing the applicant.…... read more

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Immigration recruitment tragedy: CSNAC asks EFCC to investigate recruitment saga

March 21, 2014

Surging crowd at an Immigration recruitment centre in Abuja CSNAC said it was criminal for NIS to allow over 520,000 applications for 4,556 available job... read more

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FOI compliance: Group writes Justice Minister, demands annual report on MDAs

March 21, 2014

Attorney General Bello Adoke The CSJ requests for hard copies of FOI reports received from the MDAs for 2013.…... read more

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Six must-see places in Bauchi

March 21, 2014

The state is popularly known for the Yankari Game Reserve. …... read more

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Boko Haram: Nigerian military recovers heavy weapons from burnt church

March 21, 2014

An arrested suspect disclosed the location of the weapons.…... read more

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#NaijaHaardtalk with OSIWA, Berekete Family, PREMIUM TIMES – Live

and March 21, 2014

Following the death of at least 20 applicants in last Saturday’s Nigerian Immigration Service, NIS, recruitment examination, the Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA)... read more

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Exclusive: How Interior Minister, Abba Moro, sidelined Immigration boss, Parradang, from killer recruitment

and March 21, 2014

A protest letter from the Immigration boss, Mr. Parradang, sheds light into a process many Nigerians believe was hijacked and terribly mismanaged by the interior... read more

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Nigeria Air force Jet bombs Borno village, kills ten unarmed villagers, residents say

March 21, 2014

The residents said they had earlier reported Boko Haram presence in their village. A Nigerian Air force fighter jet allegedly bombed a village in Borno... read more

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INTERVIEW: Why I dumped APC for PDP – Nasarawa Deputy Governor

March 21, 2014

Nasarawa State Deputy governor Damishi Barau said President Goodluck Jonathan did not lure him to the APC.…... read more

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