Some Nigerian soldiers missing, 13 others wounded after Boko Haram attack
The military said it is searching for the missing soldiers.
Nigerian soldier demoted, jailed 3 years for maiming minor
The soldier tied 10-year-old boy to electricity pole for 7 hours
Using e-voting system, Senate confirms Buhari’s nominees as Supreme Court judges
The two judges were nominated by the National Judicial Council.
Controversial Justice Okon Abang sacks two PDP federal lawmakers
The judge ordered the sacked lawmakers to refund all salaries they had received.
Nigeria’s broadcast industry to generate $1 billion annually – Minister
“The benefits are multifaceted and very far-reaching,” Lai Mohammed said.
Issue proclamation for Nigeria’s census in 2018, Senate tells Buhari
The senate also asked the president to include the 2018 census in next year’s budget.
Nigeria needs N1 trillion to turn around aviation sector – Minister
The aviation sector supports 159, 000 jobs in Nigeria, the House Speaker said.
Africa remains poor because of Nigeria, ex-Kenya anti-corruption chief says
“Africa is behind because Nigeria has not released her potential,” Patrick Lumumba said.
Justice Ademola, accused of corruption, withdraws from Dasuki’s trial
The judge had a brief question and answer session with Mr. Dasuki.
Fani-Kayode operates 15 GTBank, 2 Diamond Bank accounts – EFCC
The EFCC and Mr. Fani-Kayode gave contradictory figures on the amount in the account.
Groups accused of profiteering from #BringBackOurGirls contradict selves
The #BBOG accused the groups of using its name to make money.
Red Cross seeks greater partnership with Nigeria’s private sector
The Red Cross hosted a dinner with the private sector.
Adeyanju warns against further persecution of Nigerian Shiites
Shi’a Islam faithful have come under renewed assault following a proscription of the sect by Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai
Fani-Kayode, EFCC disagree on alleged plot to arrest ex-minister’s wife
The former minister said Governor Ayo Fayose foiled the arrest plot.
UPDATED: Slum dwellers, civic groups protest planned demolition of Lagos slums
The protesters asked the government to halt the planned demolition.
Obanikoro to spend night in detention as EFCC grills ex-minister
The former minister said he is prepared to clear himself of the allegations.
Without Buhari, Nigeria may have ceased to exist – Itse Sagay
“We know of some governors who are not supposed to be there, but found themselves on the bloody seats with the help of some judges.”
Chibok Girls: Buhari gives condition for continued negotiation with Boko Haram
The Nigerian leader also lamented the high number of internally displaced persons.
Alert! People want to use #BringBackOurGirls for fraud, group says
The group distanced itself from the suspicious fund raising programme.
NUC scraps sub-degree diplomas in Nigerian universities
The NUC also said it would review curriculum and ranking of Nigerian Universities.