Kwara State governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed

Kwara names state varsity after Saraki

The government recognises and “outstanding politician, mentor and philanthropist”.

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom

Benue students review state govt’s performance on SDGs

The students reviewed specific projects embarked upon by the state government.

Nigerian Police

Former PDP chairman killed in Bayelsa

The victim was stabbed to death.

Ibrahim Shekarau

Shekarau backs down on threat to sue over murder allegation

Police said they found a document linking the former Kano governor to the murder of a cleric.

House of Reps

Lawmaker “committed political suicide by leaving PDP” – Party Chairman

The lawmaker announced his decision to join the APC on Wednesday.

Kaduna State Polytechnic

KadPoly official docked for alleged N39 million fraud

The accused was arraigned on a seven-count charge.

Late Isiaka Adeleke

Senator Adeleke was not poisoned, he died of excessive sedative, analgesic – Pathologist

The late senator’s family had suspected that he was poisoned.

Nigerian Police [Photo credit:]

Police arrest two over killing of Enugu State Deputy Governor’s orderly

The orderly was killed by the armed gang on May 9 while she was returning from work.

Lagos waste truck [Photo]

You are cleaning Lagos at your expense, Lagos govt tells PSP operators

The parties are in court over a dispute on clearing Lagos waste.

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike addressing journalists on Sunday

Why Rivers is shutting down 1,866 schools – Commissioner

Critics say the closure would shoot up the cost of primary education.

Sheikh Yusuf Amzat-Salam [Photo: Guardian Newspaper]

Muslim cleric, wife, four children slain in Ogun

All victims were killed with machete.

Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose

Fayose declares May 19 work free to honour late Adebayo

The late Adeyinka Adebayo was the military governor of the old Western region.

Benue Governor, Samuel Ortom [Photo credit:]

Benue to sign anti-grazing bill into law – Gov. Ortom

Benue will be the second state to ban open grazing after Ekiti State.

Gov. Wike

APC federal govt has no project in Rivers after two years – Wike

The governor flagged off the construction of a rad project.

Uguru Usani, Niger Delta Minister

Nigerian govt to terminate six abandoned projects in Niger Delta

The government says the projects had been abandoned.


Ooni names new third-in-command

Adekola Adeyeye was named the Lowa of Ife.

Fulani Herdsmen [Credit:]

Police confirm three deaths in fresh herdsmen attack in Taraba

A local chief says 11 people were killed.

SSS operatives

Group asks Federal Character Commission to investigate SSS recruitment scandal

PREMIUM TIMES had reported how a recent recruitment by the SSS exposed a shocking lopsidedness

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State and the Chairman/CEO of Air
Peace Ltd, Chief Allen Onyema  when the airline boss visited
Government House, Enugu, yesterday.

Air Peace chief describes Enugu Governor Ugwuanyi as best in south-east

Allen Onyema also described Mr. Ugwuanyi as a visionary governor.

Kogi State Map

Two Nigerian police officers shot dead

The officers were attacked early Tuesday.

Babangida Aliyu [Photo:]

EFCC files fresh charges against Ex-Governor Babangida Aliyu

The former Niger governor, accused of N1 billion fraud, was granted N200 million bail


NNPC spends N1.6 billion on repair of Kaduna-Kano pipeline

“These are funds that would have been invested for providing other essential services.”

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Ambode ‘permanently’ bans VIO in Lagos

The government has urged the FRSC to limit its presence to the “fringes” and highways.

Niger State on Nigerian Map

Niger community deserted after Mosque killings

About 20 people were killed on Sunday while praying.


Nigerian university expels two students, suspends 15 others

“This will serve as a lesson to other students to behave themselves,” the vice chancellor said.