What American President Donald Trump said at inauguration (FULL SPEECH)
“For too long, a small group in our nation’s capital has reaped the rewards of government while the people have borne the cost.”
Fayose emerges new Chairman of PDP Governors’ Forum
The governor said the PDP would work hard to reclaim its lost states
Nigerian Police detain PREMIUM TIMES publisher, journalist on ‘orders from above’
Police raided the newspaper’s office before the arrests on Thursday.
Nigeria military chiefs brief Buhari on Gambia operations
The military says it will ensure the mandate of Gambians is respected.
Nigerian lawmakers propose bill to jail Ministers, others who defy them
The bill prescribes a fine of N1 million.
House of Reps demands release funds to Courts, judges
Lawmakers say denial of funding could be seen as an affront to the independence of the judiciary.
Buhari writes National Assembly, makes Osinbajo Acting President for third time
Mr. Osinbajo will act as Nigeria’s President from January 23 to February 6.
Gambia: President-elect Barrow to be inaugurated in Senegal
Mr. Jammeh disputed the elections a few days after he initially conceded defeat.
Despite comeback, MMM users still in the dark over payment issues
MMM said there was no need for participants to panic.
UPDATE: How we’ll proceed after death of fuel subsidy fraud suspect – EFCC
Opeyemi Ajuyah was facing an 8-count charge of fraud.
Shiites protest across Northern Nigeria, demand El-Zakzaky’s release
The protest by the Shiites occurred despite a ban on processions and rallies by governments and security officials.
PHOTO STORY: Survivors of IDP camp bombing receive treatment
At least 52 people were killed and 120 others injured after a Nigerian Air Force jet accidentally bombed a Rann camp
PDP talks tough, says it’s ‘government-in-waiting’
PDP says it is being “reasonable” in its opposition.
Nigerian Senator, under trial for N1.2 billion fraud, moves to stall suit
The lawmaker who has called his witnesses wants the case transferred.
Nigerian govt confirms deployment of fighter jets, soldiers to Gambia
At least 200 Nigerian soldiers have arrived Senegal for the mission.
Gambian Vice President resigns as Jammeh remains defiant
The Gambia’s minister of higher education, Aboubacar Senghore, also resigned on Wednesday.
Court to hear Patience Jonathan’s suit against EFCC February 13
The former first lady claims the EFCC wrongly froze her accounts.
PHOTO STORY: Fashola briefs Senate on planned closure of Abuja Airport
Fashola said the briefing was “a demonstration of open and accountable governance by the executive and legislative arms of government.”
Company included in crude oil trade denies involvement in fuel subsidy fraud
“Setana Energy was not referred to any Law Enforcement Agency (EFCC, SFU, or DSS) for further investigation,” the firm said.