Residents groan as blackout hits major Abuja suburb
Power supply to Lugbe and its environs was interrupted last week Thursday.
BREAKING: Court upholds Tambuwal’s election as Sokoto Governor
The court said the primaries that produced Mr. Tambuwal as candidate was valid.
Sallah: NSCIA releases contacts of Moon sighting officials across Nigeria (FULL LIST)
Sighting of the moon will mark the end of the Ramadan fast.
Saudi Arabia, Egypt, others list Qatar demands, want Al Jazeera closed
The 13 demands must be met within 10 days.
Fashola slams National Assembly for Lagos-Ibadan, 2nd Niger bridge budget cuts
The works minister says federal lawmakers inserted the wrong projects into the budget.
25 young Nigerians benefit from EFCC’s corruption prevention initiative
The students, between ages nine to 14, showcased their talents in painting, drama, poetry and singing.
Group calls for laws in Nigeria against female genital mutilation
Nigeria has the highest prevalence rate of FGM in the world.
Nigeria military chiefs did no wrong in extending officers’ service – Defence Headquarters
“An officer’s career can be extended based on the interest of the Service.”
Nigeria’s mobile subscriptions grow by three million in Q1 – Report
Africa added nine million mobile subscriptions.
Nigerian govt, states, local govts share N462.4 billion in May
Oil revenue also dropped during the month.
Nigerian govt withholds stipend of 17 N-Power volunteers — Official
Some of the volunteers logged-in and disappeared without permission.
UK deploys RAF detachment to train Nigerian Air Force Regiment
The team would wrap up by mid-July.
Eid el-Fitr: Sultan urges Muslims to look for new moon Saturday
“They should report its sighting to the nearest District of Village Head, for onward communication to the Sultan.”
Ford Foundation, media group float platform on peace building
The group says conflicts fester when the people and authorities concerned failed to nip them in the bud.
Ex-Minister, Jumoke Akinjide, arraigned, remanded over N650 million fraud
The former minister is said to have initiated a plea bargain.
NCP privatised, reformed 142 public enterprises in 18 years – Osinbajo
A fifth council of the NCP was inaugurated.
Nigeria targets $8 billion forex earning annually from yam export
Ghana is exporting yams but Nigeria is not, a minister lamented.
National Assembly ‘blocks’ statutory health funds over fraud scare
The National Health Act stipulates one per cent of government funds go to the health sector.
INEC writes Dino Melaye, to commence recall process July 3
INEC has fixed July 3 to publish details required to verify the signatories to the recall move.
Nigerian govt issues 7-day ultimatum to truck drivers, others to vacate Apapa roads
The road is to be reconstructed for about N4.34 billion