El-Rufai reacts to allegations of drainage contract fraud
The governor’s spokesperson said an official found culpable in the scandal had been dismissed.
Father, son, six others nabbed for kidnapping, killing APC chieftain
One of the suspects confessed to the crime of kidnap.
Bayelsa govt seals Chinese firm over N109 million tax liability
The government said the company owed tax from 2013.
16 women kidnapped as survivors narrate ‘shocking’ details of Boko Haram ambush of ‘secure’ convoy
“We can’t continue like this; we have to take the war to them; waiting for them to come and be repelled cannot help us,” a survivor said.
Kogi tertiary institutions workers suspend 5-month-old strike
The workers have been on strike since Jan. 31.
Taraba killings: Fulani communities call for Osinbajo’s intervention
The police confirmed seven people dead in the violence.
Governor Bello disowns 2019 re-election campaigners
“This is not the time for Mr. governor to be distracted by such politicking,” an official said.
Nasarawa won’t pay striking workers’ salaries – HOS
The NLC condemned the government’s position.
Corruption trial of ex-Benue governor Suswam stalled
The ex-Benue governor is facing two separate corruption charges.
Nursing Council inducts first UniJos graduate nurses 10 years after start of program
The 52 newly qualified nurses include 18 males.
LAUTECH Crisis: ASUU faults claims by Oyo, Osun states
The lecturers said a KPMG audit should not stop salary payment.
Nasarawa govt to float online medium – Commissioner
The medium will project the government’s achievements, an official said.
Court orders Lagos govt to stop further demolition of Otodogbame
The judge had twice postponed giving judgment on the matter.
OAU Students Union leaders in N400,000 bus scandal
Evidence shows the bus was bought for N400,000 less than the students declared.
Driver allegedly slaps police officer, threatens another
The accused was brought before the court on a two-count charge of assault and threatening violence.
Senator stoned by constituents sues ex-lawmaker for alleged defamation
The senator accused the former majority leader of portraying him as a liar.
Returning Nigerian refugees could create new crisis as rainy season starts – UNHCR
“A new emergency, just as the rainy season is starting, has to be avoided at all costs.”
Help, Governor Ayade is after my life, ex-senator alleges
The governor has denied the allegation by the former lawmaker.
Ondo APC panel indicts Kekemeke, recommends his resignation as chairman
Mr. Kekemeke described the panel as illegal and refused to appear before it.
How OAU student drowned in our pool – Hotel Manager
The 300-level student died on Sunday in the pool.
Police arrest traditional ruler for alleged impersonation
The police said the monarch refused to honour repeated summons.
N5bn Loan Facility: No money paid into Goje’s account – Prosecution Witness
Mr. Goje is facing an 18- count charge of conspiracy and money laundering.