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Lai Mohammed

Court adjourns N5 billion suit against Lai Mohammed, Malami

A chieftain of PDP, Raymond Dokpesi, filed the suit against the two officials for alleged defamation.

President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari approves N43bn for ex-Nigeria Airways workers, ASUU

An official says the suffering of the ex-workers, many now dead cannot be allowed to continue.

Pic.22. Muslim pilgrims from Kwara boarding during the inaugural air-lift of 2017 pilgrims at the International Airport in Ilorin on Thursday (3/8/17). 04011/3/8/2017/Anthony Alabi/BJO/NAN

Hajj 2018: NAHCON concludes airlift of Nigerian pilgrims

On Monday, the last flight carrying over 100 officials of NAHCON arrived Abuja.

Cattle

Katsina govt demarcates 905 kilometre cattle routes

The demarcation is aimed at promoting peaceful coexistence between farmers and herdsmen.

Luka Modric

FIFA World Best Award: Modric favoured ahead Ronaldo for top prize

Lionel Messi, is not in the top three, neither are the third placed players from either previous editions, Neymar and Antoine Griezmann.

Winifred-Oyo-Ita

FG redeploys four Permanent Secretaries

All handing-over and taking-over processes should be done on or before Friday.

2019 Presidency: Jonathan backs David Mark

The former president expressed optimism that the PDP would get it right in 2019 elections.

Why extending support for immunisation in Nigeria was difficult decision – GAVI

The global coalition has decided to extend its support in Nigeria until 2028.

Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma

Two university students killed in suspected cultists clash

Authorities of Ambrose Alli University confirm the death in the incident in Ekpoma on Tuesday.

Nigerian Army officers fighting Boko Haram

Nigerian soldier kills colleague, self in another suicide rage

Experts say inadequate weapons and welfare for troops are responsible for misfortunes of soldiers on the battlefront.

Lagos-High-Court

Lagos convicts 53 offenders for contravening building regulations

The agency has issued 83 summons against the offenders of the law in different parts of the state.

NIMASA cadet protesting delay in sea time training

NIMASA cadets protest delay in sea time training

The protest will reportedly continue until the management of the agency responds to their demands.

Social Democratic Party, SDP, logo

2019: SDP announces new date for primaries

The party yields demands by aspirants for extra time to put their acts together.

Senator David Mark

2019: David Mark takes campaign to Jigawa, flays Buhari government

Mr Mark was in the state to solicit the support of party delegates.

Photo Collage of #OsunDecides2018 top gubernatorial aspirants

ANALYSIS: #OsunDecides2018: Controversial Omisore may determine APC, PDP’s fate

With a voting strength of over 1800, the three affected polling units in Ife could be decisive in the rerun.

Senator Iyiola Omisore

#OsunDecides2018: APC, Omisore speak on inconclusive election

INEC on Sunday declared the Osun election inconclusive.

APC Secretariat

2019: Again APC reschedules presidential primary

The new presidential primary holds same day Osun governorship re-run election holds.

Ali Modu Sheriff

Sheriff, mole planted to scuttle APC’s chances in 2019 – Ex-aide

“President Buhari needs to be careful with Sheriff. It is very possible that he is in APC to actually work for the PDP.”

Photo Collage of #OsunDecides2018 APC and PDP candidates

Atiku, Saraki, CDD react to Osun governorship election results

Saturday’s keenly contested election was declared inconclusive by the electoral body.

National Assembly

National Assembly postpones resumption

The parliament was scheduled to resume September 25.

Heavy rain fall used to illustrate the story. [Photo credit: Daily Trust]

What weather would look like Monday – NiMet

NiMet’s Weather Outlook by its Central Forecast Office (CFO) on Sunday, predicted prospects of rains over the central cities like Yola.

Ibrahim Shekarau

Fire razes Shekarau’s residence

The incident which occurred as a result on an electrical spark, affected two rooms.

Senator Ademola Adeleke [Photo: TheCable]

#OsunDecides2018: PDP rejects inconclusive result, wants Adeleke declared winner

INEC declared the Osun election inconclusive.

Three suspected armed robbers shot dead

Some other suspected members of the gang escaped into the nearby bush with gunshot wounds.

God is Good motors used to illustrate the story.

God Is Good Motors’ passengers kidnapped, some released after ransom payment

The relatives of the kidnapped passengers recount their ordeal.