Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Amaechi will not return to PDP, APC says

Amaechi will not return to PDP, APC says

April 22, 2014

The party says it will win next year’s governorship election in the state.…... read more

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Retrenched workers protest unpaid entitlements

Retrenched workers protest unpaid entitlements

April 22, 2014

Governor Rotimi Amaechi The workers say they were laid off after Governor Chibuike Amechi sold the company to an Indian firm without settling workers entitlements.…... read more

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D’banj visits Nyanya blast victims

D’banj visits Nyanya blast victims

April 22, 2014

D-banj urged Nigerian youth to shun violence…... read more

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National Conference establishes sub-committees

National Conference establishes sub-committees

April 22, 2014

Most of the committees set up sub-committees to deliberate on issues ranging from the economy, religion, politics and governance, to devolution of power, restructuring and... read more

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Teacher rapes 12-year-old, impregnates her, police say

Teacher rapes 12-year-old, impregnates her, police say

April 22, 2014

The teacher threatened to deal with the girl if she told anyone he raped her.…... read more

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Lagos Assembly refuses to screen Fashola’s nominee

Lagos Assembly refuses to screen Fashola’s nominee

April 22, 2014

Babatunde Raji Fashola, Governor of Lagos State Tunde Ipaye also said he had not collected his WAEC certificate since he finished from Odogbolu Grammar School... read more

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Nigerian government keeps mum on requests to prove alleged 1.6 million jobs

Nigerian government keeps mum on requests to prove alleged 1.6 million jobs

April 22, 2014

Immigration Test Centre, Abuja ….. Photo: Courtesy unidentified reader “Despite the delay, we shall not relent in our pursuit of independent verification of the statistical... read more

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Cameroonian leads goal chart in Nigerian League

Cameroonian leads goal chart in Nigerian League

April 22, 2014

The Akwa United skipper tops the scorers chart with seven goals.…... read more

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Kaduna Airport fire: Minister rules out sabotage

Kaduna Airport fire: Minister rules out sabotage

April 22, 2014

Fire incident at Kaduna Airport “It is purely a technical problem that led to the fire and we will ensure that it does not happen... read more

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ECOWAS court frowns at non-enforcement of decisions by member states

ECOWAS court frowns at non-enforcement of decisions by member states

April 22, 2014

“There is a provision in our law that once decisions are given, they must be implemented in the member states.”…... read more

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Boko Haram will not defeat us – Gov. Shettima

Boko Haram will not defeat us – Gov. Shettima

April 22, 2014

Borno Governor, Kashim Shettima “We are going to survive and rebuild our lives because truth will always triumph over falsehood.”…... read more

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Man accusing ‘X-Men’ director of sex abuse sues more Hollywood execs

Man accusing ‘X-Men’ director of sex abuse sues more Hollywood execs

April 22, 2014

“Going through this and being attacked, you see why victims don’t come forward. It doesn’t make it a very pleasant thing to stand up to.”…... read more

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Man kills friend, steals his motorcycle, police say

Man kills friend, steals his motorcycle, police say

April 22, 2014

The police spokesperson said the suspect confessed to the crime.…... read more

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Nigeria gets N40 billion World Bank credit to boost water supply

Nigeria gets N40 billion World Bank credit to boost water supply

April 22, 2014

“Women and children in Nigeria spend hours each day carrying water for their family’s use.” The World Bank has approved a $250 million (about N40... read more

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The 2015 presidential election will not be televised, By Femi Aribisala

The 2015 presidential election will not be televised, By Femi Aribisala

April 22, 2014

Femi Aribisala The result of the 2015 presidential election will be declared the day Goodluck Jonathan finally announces his candidacy.…... read more

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Police confirms stolen baby in Makurdi

Police confirms stolen baby in Makurdi

April 21, 2014

The main suspect had come to Makurdi to adopt a child before she allegedly ran away with the baby.…... read more

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Ex- Niger Delta militant leads anti-oil theft campaign

Ex- Niger Delta militant leads anti-oil theft campaign

April 21, 2014

Illegally refined diesel is transported to market  The former militant said he has already destroyed 30 illegal refineries.…... read more

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National Conference is self-serving, Niger Delta youth tell Jonathan

National Conference is self-serving, Niger Delta youth tell Jonathan

April 21, 2014

President Goodluck Jonathan Niger Delta youth say National Conference shows an agenda for the actualization of the 2015 re-election plan of President Goodluck Jonathan.…... read more

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Boko Haram attack on Yorubaland is ‘declaration of war,’ Afenifere warns

Boko Haram attack on Yorubaland is ‘declaration of war,’ Afenifere warns

April 21, 2014

“The time for the traditional institutions to become active and responsive as the guardian of our values is now.…... read more

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Brazil 2014: No automatic shirt for any Nigerian player, Keshi says

Brazil 2014: No automatic shirt for any Nigerian player, Keshi says

April 21, 2014

Coach Keshi says he is still working on the list of players to take to the World Cup.…... read more

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Nigeria Basketball League: Kano Pillars mauls Kada Stars

Nigeria Basketball League: Kano Pillars mauls Kada Stars

April 21, 2014

The Nigerian Basketball league is in its seventh week.…... read more

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EXCLUSIVE: Inside Nigeria Police shocking work conditions where officers are left homeless, paid peanuts

EXCLUSIVE: Inside Nigeria Police shocking work conditions where officers are left homeless, paid peanuts

April 21, 2014

The Nigeria police, especially the rank and file, are the least paid among corresponding security agencies in Nigeria, a failing that fuels corruption. Sylvanus Udo... read more

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Lagos residents complain of scarcity of lower denomination Naira Notes

Lagos residents complain of scarcity of lower denomination Naira Notes

April 21, 2014

“All I get from my customers are N1000, N500 notes, even when they buy little things like soap and biscuits.…... read more

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52 die in Ogun auto crashes in 3 months – FRSC

52 die in Ogun auto crashes in 3 months – FRSC

April 21, 2014

The figure indicated over 50 per cent drop compared with casualties recorded during the same period last year.…... read more

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Olu Jacobs, MI, others to read to school children in Port Harcourt

Olu Jacobs, MI, others to read to school children in Port Harcourt

April 21, 2014

The reading is part of activities to mark the UNESCO Port Harcourt World Book Capital 2014 Opening Ceremonies.…... read more

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