American sent to prison for ‘defrauding’ Nigerians
The suspect allegedly defrauded his victims of $565,000.
5,000 Nigerians stranded in Mali as NAPTIP decries poor funding
A minister said the government will consider special intervention fund for NAPTIP.
Kidnap gang arrested in possession of phone belonging to Nigerian lawmaker
The three suspects were arrested on June 18.
EXCLUSIVE: Dismissed Nigeria police commissioner identified
The Police Service Commission announced the dismissal of four officers on Wednesday.
#Fundlautech initiative raises N5.8 million in nine days as Ladoja donates N2 million
The former governor also pledged his pension for six months.
Corps members take fight against tobacco use to Ogun streets
Secondary school students commended the corps members for the initiative.
South African community withdraws quit order against Nigerians
Another community has issued a quit order on Nigerians.
Biafra: We too are ‘disgusted’ with Nigeria — Onaiyekan
The influential cleric says the country must change its ways.
Makarfi PDP commends Osinbajo, suggests solutions to Nigeria’s security challenges
The PDP factional leader said more needed to be done to address Nigeria’s security challenges.
16 women kidnapped as survivors narrate ‘shocking’ details of Boko Haram ambush of ‘secure’ convoy
“We can’t continue like this; we have to take the war to them; waiting for them to come and be repelled cannot help us,” a survivor said.
PHOTO NEWS: Osinbajo meets State Governors over North & South-East groups ethnic agitations
The Acting President is meeting various Nigerian leaders to douse ethnic tensions.
PUNCH chairman, Aboderin, elected head of African Media Initiative board
The new chairman succeeds Trevor Ncube, the Executive Vice-Chairman of South Africa’s Mail and Guardian.
Taraba killings: Fulani communities call for Osinbajo’s intervention
The police confirmed seven people dead in the violence.
Court bars Metuh from seeking further adjournments
The former Peoples Democratic Party spokesperson is standing trial on a seven-count charge of money laundering.
“Nigeria is indissoluble,” Osinbajo tells governors
Mr. Osinbajo told the governors that they “must ensure the security of lives and property” in their states.
Nigeria to become 3rd most populous country by 2050 – UN Report
The Nigerian population would only be surpassed by that of India and China, the report stated.
Saraki yet to be served notice of govt’s appeal against CCT ruling – Spokesperson
The Senate President was cleared by the Code of Conduct Tribunal.
N255 million bulletproof car scandal: EFCC to grill Stella Oduah
Ms. Oduah, who was elected into Senate even as the scandal raged in 2015, has always maintained her innocence.
World Bank approves $611 million credit for Nigeria’s out-of-school programme
The bank also approved a $350 million credit for Kaduna State Economic Transformation Programme.
Court grants N5 million bail each to teenagers accused of raping 13-year-old girl
The accused allegedly impregnated the teenage girl.
LAUTECH Crisis: ASUU faults claims by Oyo, Osun states
The lecturers said a KPMG audit should not stop salary payment.
Banks seek EFCC investigation of Etisalat Nigeria over $1.2 billion loan
“All we want is to recover the loans; we cannot write off the loans as being demanded by Etisalat,” a source said.