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Vaccination for Meningitis [Photo Credit: SundiataPost]

Why South West states have no Meningitis C vaccines – Officials

Officials in the states gave similar reasons for the lack of vaccines.

Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido [Photo Credit: Channels TV]

“Education holds the key to our development,” Emir Sanusi tells Kano leaders

The emir also called on governments to encourage private investment in the power sector.

Cattle herd

Ogun bans herdsmen from cattle grazing in schools

Other educational institutions gave similar warnings.

Rashidi Ladoja

Ladoja tackles Gov. Ajimobi over plan to review Ibadan chieftaincy declaration

The former governor says the move is a misplacement if priority.

Gov Ajimobi

Oyo to review Olubadan Chieftaincy declaration

A committee has been constituted for the review.

Sullivan Chime

PDP chieftain, supporters, join APC; say PDP dead

Former Governor Chime urges PDP members nationwide to defect.

Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari

APC wins Katsina bye election

The election was sequel to the death of Sani Bello who represented the constituency.

Pro-Biafra women protest half-naked against soldiers

Pro-Biafra women protest half-naked against soldiers

The women accuse soldiers of harrasing and arresting them.

PIC. 7. MINISTER OF TRANSPORTATION, MR CHIBUIKE AMAECHI (R) AND DIRECTOR-GENERAL, NIGERIA MARITIME ADMINISTRATION AND SAFETY AGENCY, MR DAKUKU PETERSIDE, AT THE SUBMISSION OF THE REPORT OF THE MINISTERIAL COMMITTEE ON MODALITY FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE NATIONAL FLEET (SHIPPING LINE), IN ABUJA ON MONDAY (20/6/16).
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Amaechi denies excluding eastern region from new rail projects

The Senate summoned for the transport minister over the allegation.

Late Isiaka Adeleke

Coroner’s Inquest: Nurse not truthful on drugs administered on Adeleke – Police

A police expert says the late senator received gentamycine.

Rev. Richard Peters, Pastor in the African Church, Akwa Ibom State

Pastor wants critics of Akwa Ibom governor, Emmanuel, ‘stoned to death’

Mr. Udom has been accused of not delivering on his campaign promises.

City Gate, Abuja

Nigeria suspends payment of tenement rates in capital, Abuja

The suspension notice is contained in a circular by Permanent Secretary Babatope Ajaikaye.

Former junior minister of Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro

Obanikoro counters Ex-Minister Okunnu, say his family not from Benin

Mr. Okunnu had said Obanikoro was a medicine-man from Benin.

Former President Goodluck Jonathan [Photo Credit: Ikenga Chronicles]

Wike has done well, even Osinbajo said so — Jonathan

The former president commissioned a new bridge.

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Leave, we won’t miss you, Ekiti PDP tells Fayose

The governor said he could not be in the same party as Ali Sheriff.

FILE PHOTO: A cross-section of internally displaced persons

Over 10,000 Nigerian refugees forced out by Cameroon arrive home

The refugees fled Nigeria in 2015 when Boko Haram attacked their communities.

lagos state map

Building collapses in Lagos

Rescuers are currently working to help the victims.

Audu Maikori [Photo credit: www.trendysturvsblog.com]

Label boss, Audu Maikori, slams N10 billion lawsuit against El-Rufai

Mr. Maikori is standing trial for posting a report about Southern Kaduna killing, that turned out false.

Governor Ambode [Photo: www.bellanaija.com]

Court to decide on contract tussle between Lagos govt, private waste operators

The Court had earlier directed the state government and the private waste operators to settle their dispute within two weeks.

FILE PHOTO: Army Checkpoint

Soldiers injured as female suicide bomber attacks military checkpoint

Wednesday’s attack came as the second of such incident around the neighbourhood in about 48 hours.

Sokoto state on map

Windstorms kill three in Sokoto — NEMA

Some 139 houses were destroyed.

Scene of fire outbreak

Mother, three children burnt to death in Lagos

Details of the incident were not immediately clear.