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Polio Immunization

Eradicating polio in Nigeria will be our greatest achievement – Gates Foundation

“We are going to kick polio out, and we are actively vaccinating and doing surveillance.”


How we rob ATM users – Robbery suspect

The suspect reportedly confessed to the crime.

Senator Ben Murray Bruce

Supporting Ali Sheriff “only way” to save PDP from destruction – Ben Bruce

“The current bickering is childish and irrelevant. I am not in support of anymore litigation,” the lawmaker said.

Scene of fire outbreak in Lagos factory

Fire guts Lagos factory

The fire has been curtailed from spreading to the cantonment and other factories around the area.

Lagos lagoon accident

UPDATE: Woman dies as car plunges into Lagos lagoon

One of the occupants of the car survived the accident.

Danfo Buses, Lagos[Photo Credit:Bella Naija]

Fear grips Lagos drivers, conductors as government plans to ban danfo buses

Some of the bus drivers said there was no way the government could implement the plan.

One of the wards at Obafemi Awolowo Teaching Hospital, Ile-Ife

Health Stories in the News Last Week

Nigeria adopted a new national health policy.

3rd Mainland Bridge

Car plunges into Lagos lagoon

Rescue efforts are currently ongoing.

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo

Acting President Osinbajo signs seven bills into law

It is the first time Mr. Osinbajo is reported to have implemented this presidential function.

Ali Modu Sheriff

Modu Sheriff speaks on PDP court ruling

The former Borno governor was declared chairman of the party on Friday.

Audu Maikori[Photo credit:]

UPDATE: Police release Chocolate City boss, Audu Maikori

The music label executive was arrested Friday for alleged incitement.

Ikechukwu Ayene, President of Nigeria Union in South Africa

South Africans ‘attack’ Nigerian businesses, says Union

Five buildings with Nigerian businesses, including a church, have been looted and burned.

Buhari's aide wrong; President not first African leader called by Trump [Photo Credit: Channels TV]

FACT-CHECK: Buhari’s aide wrong; President not first African leader called by Trump

The claim is not founded on facts.

Former junior minister of Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro

How ex-minister Obanikoro lost in Court against PREMIUM TIMES, Sahara Reporters

The former minister accused the newspaper organisations of defamation.

Audu Maikori[Photo credit:]

Arrest of Chocolate City CEO, Audu Maikori, divides Twitter

Some Nigerians lambast the government over the arrest.

Ken Nnamani

ANALYSIS: Igbo defections to APC; 2019 and corruption

The gale of defection in the South-east is not new and may not change the political fortunes of Ndigbo in years ahead.

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Court grants pro-Biafra suspect bail

The suspect was granted bail on health grounds.

Isaac Adewole, Minister of Health

Boards of Nigerian health agencies coming soon – Minister

He said government was following procedure for the exercise.

General Emmanuel Atewe

N8.5 billion fraud: EFCC witness gives evidence in trial of ex-JTF commander

The witness narrates how N5 billion was diverted and disbursed illegally.

Ali Modu Sheriff

PDP Crisis: Makarfi’s faction blames APC for Sheriff’s victory, heads to Supreme Court

The party says it will make its position known on Tuesday.

Ali Modu Sheriff

PDP Court Ruling: Sheriff faction reacts

An Appeal Court on Friday confirmed Mr. Sheriff as the party’s chairman.


‘Cloudy weather’ bars Osinbajo from commissioning Mimiko’s projects

“He (Mr. Osinbajo) had to return to Abuja and was waiting at the airport in Abuja for several hours for the clouds to clear,” the governor said.

Mohammed Umar

Retired Air Commodore accused of $1.3 million fraud to know fate February 28

Umar Mohammed wants to travel abroad for medical treatment.

Former Minister Musiliu Obanikoro ... Photo Credit:

Court gives ex-minister Obanikoro seven days to settle defamation suit against Premium Times, Sahara Reporters

The judge said Mr. Obanikoro should give a progress report on the suit on the next adjourned date.

Lagos Bus Tragedy

Bus plunges into Lagos canal, three dead

Twenty people were injured.