Buhari felicitates with ace photographer, Smart-Cole, at 75
The president said Mr. Smart-Cole’s place in Nigeria’s history was assured.
Falana wants EFCC to probe ‘diversion’ of state funds by Sanusi, Soludo, others
Mr. Falana says the EFCC should act now amid callsfor govenrment to sell national asset.
Why Buhari should not sell national asset– Senator
More Nigerians speak against the proposal to sell NLNG and other national asset.
How robbers pose as taxi drivers to attack Abuja residents
Such incidents are reported in the city almost on a daily basis.
Chocolate City battles Brymo, says N20 million invested on artiste yielded below N3 million
The label accuses Brymo of promoting Indian hemp and causing serious damages to the brand.
Detained Nigerian blogger to spend at least 7 nights in jail
“It is not in the hands of the police now since they have been taken to Court. They are not in custody of the police now.”
U.S. invites young Nigerians for 2017 Mandela Washington Fellowship
“Eligible candidates should be between the ages of 25 and 35.”
Budget padding scandal: Falana writes Dogara, warns against probing Jibrin
The lawyer wants the House Ethics committee disbanded.
Ondo 2016: Crisis brews in APC as candidates blast Oyegun, reject Akeredolu
Olusola Oke, Robert Boroffice and Olusegun Abraham accuse Mr. Oyegun of covering “corruption and irregularities”.
Buhari appeals for speedy global action in north-east, Lake Chad basin
President Buhari said Nigeria is not overwhelmed by the enormity of this humanitarian challenge.
UK hails Nigerian military’s success against Boko Haram
A senior British officer pledges to partner with the Nigerian military.
Buhari approves 56th independence anniversary programme
Church service, public lecture and Jumma’at prayers were open to members of public.
Boko Haram war displaces 1 million children, destroys 910 schools – UN
“Between 2009 and 2015, attacks in North-Eastern Nigeria destroyed more than 910 schools and forced at least 1,500 to close.”
Amnesty report: Group wants introduction of CCTV in police interrogation rooms
“It is important that Nigeria Police Force revisit their Police Reform Strategy..” the group said.
Dangote, Saraki, others demanding asset sale are “economic predators” – Shehu Sani
“Selling our national asset to stem recession is like selling ones lungs to buy food.”
15 Boko Haram fighters, two Nigerian soldiers killed in fierce battle
Four other soldiers were injured in the attack.
APC official mocks Oyegun, asks party to convene NEC meeting
APC has had no substantive Publicity Secretary since Lai Mohammed was appointed minister.
Danish delegation visits Borno governor in territory reclaimed from Boko Haram
The Country Director of the Danish Refugee Council in Nigeria, Shah Liton, had to fly into Bama in a helicopter.
Don’t beg Switzerland, others for Nigeria’s stolen funds, sue them, Falana advises Buhari
“In spite of several promises the British government did not return any fund under former Prime Minister David Cameron.”