North-east: Nigerian govt inaugurates committee to implement 54.5 million euros project

The project is to be funded by the European Union, EU, and the GIZ.

Accreditation and voting are ongoing

Kwara reschedules local govt elections

“The commission decided to change the date of the election for equity, fairness, balance.”

Boko Haram militants [Photo:]

Boko Haram kills three Borno farmers, kidnaps one

“The inhabitants alongside a team of vigilante members searched the bush and recovered the corpses.”


Fayose makes U-turn, commends Buhari’s school feeding programme

Mr. Fayose had rejected the programme on the grounds that the federal government should solely fund it.

LAKE Rice used to illustrate the story

Kebbi govt to export rice – Governor

Mr. Bagudu also appealed to IITA to provide research outlets in the state.

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai

Kaduna spends N4 billion on modernisation of schools

The government distributed 78,000 units of classroom furniture provided at N710 million.

Kogi State Map

Strange disease kills 50 people in Kogi

“We initially suspected Lassa Fever after getting some misleading reports about people bleeding around.”

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway under construction

Lagos-Badagry Expressway project on course — CCECC

Project is expected to be completed in 2019

Contaminated Farmland at K-Dere, Ogoniland

MOSOP, others decry slow pace of Ogoni clean-up

The exercise was kick-started in June 2016.



Nigerian soldiers ambush Boko Haram, kill 10 -‎ Official

‎The soldiers also recovered several items from the terrorists.

Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose

Former Ekiti deputy governor dumps PDP

Mr Aluko served under Governor Fayose as deputy governor.

Arrested prophet and accomplice

Police arrest ‘prophet’ whose church is allegedly built on human parts

The church is located in Ado-Odo/Ota local government of the state.


Lassa fever: Ondo launches operation “kill all rats, live in hygienic environment”

No case of Lassa fever had been reported in the state.

Ebenezer Babatope

PDP chairmanship: Babatope, others drum support for Bode George

The Ekiti State Governor said PDP wants reconciliation, not dissidents.


Police engage robbers in shootout in Kano

Robbers attempted robbing bank customers.

File photo of Police arresting suspected members of the dreaded Badoo gang

Village head, three others arrested for allegedly killing police inspector

The police also arrested 10 suspects over the murder of a ten-year-old girl.

Kwara State House of Assembly. [Photo credit: THISDAYLIVE]

Kwara Assembly bans strip clubs in hotels

All the lawmakers, who contributed during the debate on the motion, condemned the act.

Adamawa on map

Hunters foil attack on Adamawa villages, kill Boko Haram commander

The attack came a few days after a similar incident in a neighbouring village in the area.

Arrested kidnapper Evans

JUST IN: Court to deliver judgment on Evans fundamental rights suit August 29

Mr. Onwuamadike, aka Evans, is being held by the police for alleged involvement in multiple cases of kidnapping.

Officials of the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) evacuate bodies of persons killed in the Tuesday evening’s suicide bomb attack on a village market in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno. The Police command in Borno confirmed that 16 persons were killed and 82 others wounded in the attack.
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16 killed, 82 injured in Borno suicide attack ‎- Police

Three suicide bombers attack prominent market.

John Odigie-Oyegun, APC Chairman

‎APC receives report of reconciliation committee

Two committees were set up to look into the disquiet in two states.

Lassa fever

Lassa fever: Osun cautions residents as corpse tests positive to virus‎

The state has initiated surveillance measures to curb spread.

Osita Chidoka

Anambra governorship: UPP enmeshed in crisis

The party headquarters has dissolved the state working committee.

National Industrial Court of Nigeria [Photo Credit: OfCounsel Nigeria]

Court orders lecturers, other unions to suspend strike

The government urges the unions to sheath their swords in the interest of students.

Governor Udom Emmanuel pays unscheduled visit to Uyo market

Akwa Ibom governor doles out cash to residents after ‘historic’ anti-govt protest

The governor visits a market and meets distraught residents a day after an anti-government protest.