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Ekiti house of assembly

Ekiti: APC assembly members reject long adjournment, vow to resume duties

The House has been adjourned till October.

FILE PHOTO: Former President, Goodluck Jonathan

Buhari, Jonathan mourn former CJN Katsina-Alu

The president noted that the deceased contributed immensely to the structuring of Nigeria’s jurisprudence.

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

NiMet predicts cloudy skies, rains, thunderstorms for Thursday

There are chances of thunderstorms over Kaduna, Lafia, Minna, Jalingo, Ilorin, Makurdi and Lokoja.

Edwin Clark

Insecurity: PANDEF, Ohaneze, Afenifere, others express concern on killings

“These infractions are steadily eroding public confidence in our hard earned democracy.”

Wadata-plaza PDP Headquarters

PDP opposes Buhari’s mode of funding 2019 election

President Buhari wrote to the National Assembly on virement on funds to finance the election.

Nigerian Police on patrol

Reps urge IGP to fish out killers of police officers

Four police officers were killed in Edo.

Nigeria Air

#NigeriaAir: Nigerians react to new national carrier

The name and the logo of the new airline was unveiled.

House of Reps

Reps to probe pipeline surveillance contracts in Bayelsa

The committee is expected to ascertain the beneficiaries of the contracts, employment, etc

Aloysious Katsina-Alu, ex-Chief Justice of Nigeria. [Photo credit: The Nigerian Voice]

Gov Ortom, APC, others mourn Katsina-Alu

Mr Katsina-Alu served as CJN between December 2009 and August 2011.

Pic 6. Voters queuing to cast their votes at Ajilosun, Ado Ekiti during the July 14th Governorship Election in Ado-Ekiti on Saturday (14/7/18). 03772/14/7/2018/Timothy Adeogodiran/ICE/NAN

Ekiti Election: We’re concerned about vote buying – INEC

INEC also speaks on the continuous voter registration exercise.

NYSC members

NYSC announces date for Batch B, Stream 1 corps members orientation

The orientation course will run until August 13.

women in hospital

Nigerian NGOs meet on progress in health MDGS

The one day meeting is being organised by the development Research & Project Center (dRPC).

The House of Representative in Chamber ... members are notorious for budget mutilation

EXCLUSIVE: How Ex-lawmaker sacked in 2017 influenced N800m projects in 2018 budget

The lawmaker is a close associate of House Speaker Yakubu Dogara.

President Muhammadu Buhari at ICC

ICC: Group urges Nigeria to domesticate Rome Statute

Rome Statute contains the laws interpreted by the International Criminal Court in the prosecution of war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide.

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed

APC chieftain caught spreading fake news on Facebook

The news comes as the APC-led government says it is combating fake news in the country.

Moe Sasegbon (Moe Wonder)

New high jump personal best record excites Nigerian heptathlete, Sasegbon

Sasegbon set a new personal best of 1.85m in high jump recently at the UK Women’s league in England.

Former US President Barack Obama speaks during the 2018 Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture (Photo Credit: slate.com)

Obama urges Africa to do more to stem brain drain

The former U.S. president says opportunities could be greater in one’s own country.

Google Headquarters [Photo Credit: Android Headlines]

EU fines Google $5 billion for breaching competition rules

The commission accused Google of hindering competition and reinforcing its dominant position among search engines.

Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika

Nigeria announces name of new national air carrier

The colour of the carrier is green white green.

Boko-Haram Commander and other members Involved in Abduction of Chibok Girls paraded by the Police

UPDATED: Police arrest ‘eight Chibok girls abductors’

Police parade Boko Haram suspects they say were responsible for the 2014 abductions.

President Muhammadu Buhari with Embassy Staff in Netherlands

Buhari meets Nigerian embassy staff, concludes Netherland visit

Mr Buhari delivers a speech at the ICC.

Supreme Court of Nigeria

Supreme Court confirms death of former CJN, Katsina-Alu

Mr Katsina-Alu was the CJN from December 30, 2009 to August 28, 2011.

President Muhammadu Buhari addresses the International Criminal Court (ICC), today in The Hague

How Buhari, the demonized Fulani man, made Nigeria proud at ICC — Femi Adesina

“Truly, a prophet often has more honour outside, than in his own country. But then, this prophet undoubtedly has honour everywhere.”

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun (Photo Credit: Chronicle.ng)

#AdeosunGate Timeline: What has happened so far

More than a week after the scandal broke out, both the minister and her employer, the Federal Government of Nigeria, have not come out clean over the matter.

Fayose addressing the media

Broadcasting commission threatens Ekiti TV over Fayose

The station is to pay N500,000 in fine.