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House of Reps

Reps detain Bank of Agric officials, summon MD

Mr. Adamu was to appear before members of the committee to respond to queries of alleged N10 billion financial impropriety.

FILE PHOTO: Federal secretariat

Perm. Sec. accused of corruption forfeits N660 million, $137,000, two buildings to Nigerian govt

The suspect, Clement Onubuogo, is a serving Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment.

Flood

Father, two children die in Abuja flood

The man was reportedly driving his children to ‘summer lesson.’

Nigerian Senate

Senate moves to separate tourism from information ministry

“Senate wants to give freedom to the parastatals, particularly the culture and tourism sector,”

UNILAG

UNILAG student docked for allegedly raping 16-year-old girl

The accused allegedly lured the girl to his room.

South Africa President, Jacob Zuma. AFP PHOTO / STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN

South Africa’s ruling ANC suspends parliamentarian who asked Zuma to step down

Makhosi publicly attacked President Jacob Zuma and called on him to step down.

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo [Photo credit: dailypost.ng]

Again, Obasanjo tackles National Assembly

“We are not going to develop this way and we will only have ourselves to blame.”

President of NANS, Chinonso Obasi. [Photo credit: International Centre for Investigative Reporting]

NANS elects ‘Zone A’ officers

The students’ body also appealed ASUU on the ongoing strike.

INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu

INEC inaugurates committee on e-voting system

A government agency, NASENI, has developed an e-voting solution.

Buhari meets Saraki, Dogara in London [Photo: Femi Adesina's Facebook page]

Buhari meets Saraki, Dogara in London

Mr. Buhari has been in London for over 100 days for medical treatment.

University of Nigeria Nsuka

ASUU strike may be called off in one week – Education Minister

“There are other issues which we did not agree on,” the minister said.

Hollywood veteran actor, Tom Cruise. [Photo Credit: www.etonline.com]

Tom Cruise breaks ankle performing stunts on set

“Production will go on hiatus while Tom makes a full recovery.”

Kogi State Map

Strange disease kills 50 people in Kogi

“We initially suspected Lassa Fever after getting some misleading reports about people bleeding around.”

Chris Ngige

Another meeting between Nigerian govt, ASUU deadlocked

University lecturers began a nationwide strike Monday over demands for improved funding and welfare.

L-R: Permanent Secretary, State House Abuja, Mr. Jalal Arabi; Secretary to the State Government, Lagos State, Mr. Tunji Bello and Commissioner for Special Duties & Inter-Governmental Relations, Mr. Oluseye Oladejo during the official hand-over of the Presidential Lodge, Marina to the Lagos State Government, on Thursday, August 17, 2017.

Nigerian govt hands over presidential lodge to Lagos State

President Buhari approved transfer in November 2016.

Lagos state on map

Lagos second least liveable city in the world — Report

Lagos is only better than Damascus.

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Another Nigerian killed in South Africa

The victim was killed by South African policemen.

Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu

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Nigerian govt awards scholarships to five Olympiad winners

The students participated in Mathematics and Physics competitions.

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo

Hate speech will no longer be tolerated in Nigeria – Osinbajo

It will be taken as an act of terrorism and all of the consequences will follow, Mr. Osinbajo says.

Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau

Nigeria ‘considering establishing National Guard’ — Minister

The force would tackle domestic security needs.

Aisha Buhari on return from UK on Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Aisha Buhari condoles with Sierra Leone over mudslide deaths

Tragedy in the West African nation left hundreds dead.

Satguru Maharaj Ji

I’m ready to heal Buhari, like I healed IBB- Satguru Maharaj Ji

The religious leader spoke on national issues.

EFCC operative

MURIC condemns attack on EFCC office

Gunmen attacked EFCC Abuja office on Wednesday.

Immigration officers [Photo Credit: The Guardian]

Top Nigerian Immigration Service officials arrested

The service also releases mobile number and email to report fraud.

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Oluwo of Iwo condemns anti-Buhari protesters, convenes special prayer for President, Gov. Aregbesola

The monarch says the president deserves prayers and support.