BREAKING: Senate suspends RECs confirmation in protests against Buhari’s refusal to sack Magu
The lawmakers want Mr. Magu fired, after rejecting him twice.
Melaye wears academic gown to Senate after ABU certificate controversy
The Kogi West senator arrived the Senate in an academic gown, before the lawmakers went into closed-door session.
Boko Haram attacks Borno communities, kidnaps 10 – Official
The official said the insurgents are now operating on motorcycles.
Lawmaker laments level of work on Abuja airport runway
The government assures it will meet the six weeks given for the repairs.
Minister vows resignation if Abuja Airport runway isn’t completed in six weeks
The government says there will be no extension.
Fire at INEC headquarters harmed no one – Official
“… officers of the Fire Service and staff of the commission put it off with the use of fire extinguisher.”
Nigeria Labour Congress declares support for Amnesty International
The NLC condemned the group that protested against Amnesty International.
Nigerian govt to borrow $6.1 billion to complete all rail projects by December 2019
Only 24.5 per cent of the transport ministry’s budget was released in 2016.
Convicted ex-governor used fraudulent prison letter to secure bail – Official
“Nigeria Prison Service, as I stated, knows nothing about this letter,” the prison head said.
INEC has not suspended 202 staff indicted by EFCC – Official
Some of the staff members involved were still at the commission on Monday.
Oil firm returns N62 billion to NNPC aftermath controversial crude swap deal under Jonathan
Another firm has pledged to return $27 million (N8.3 billion) under the deal.
Researchers to unveil techniques for controlling weeds in cassava
“We are optimistic that the key findings from our research will help farmers to tackle the problem of weeds in cassava.”
Six-week timeline for Abuja airport reopening, sacrosanct – Lai Mohammed
“The remaining work on the runway will not necessitate the closure of the airport.”
Man jailed for insulting, defaming Nigerian governor on social media
The charges were in accordance with sections 399, 392 and 114 of the Penal Code.
Magu to sue The Sun Newspaper, denies owning house in Maitama
“Would I have two mansions in Abuja yet choose to live in a rented apartment in the same community?”
Obasanjo’s wife sues him, Baba Ijebu; wants son’s wedding postponed
Taiwo Obasanjo wants the wedding to be fixed for a date after June 1.
Never again will terrorists seize any part of Nigeria – Buhari
The Nigerian Army is holding a championship in the once dreaded Sambisa forest.
Fake documents: Importer, dealer absolve Saraki of role in Senate N300 million vehicle scandal
The importer said the car was first imported for Oando’s use.
Women with disabilities urge Nigerian govt to pass Disability Right Bill
The bill has scaled through second reading at the Senate
Blow by blow account of Dino Melaye’s certificate controversy hearing by Senate
There were allegations that Mr. Melaye did not graduate from Ahmadu Bello University.
Abuja Airport repairs 40% completed – FAAN, Contractor
The airport is expected to be reopened on April 19.