Tension in Borno as Boko Haram abducts nine women, kills man
The insurgents raided the farms Wednesday and Thursday.
Appeal Court reduces jail term of ex-governor Jolly Nyame, orders him to pay N495mn
Mr Nyame was earlier jailed 14 years by a High court.
Appeal Court reduces ex-Gov Joshua Dariye’s jail term
A High Court in Abuja convicted Joshua Dariye in June.
APC Crises: Ruling party spokespersons disagree on Oshiomhole’s role
There are allegations that Mr Oshiomhole was bribed to influence the outcome of the primaries.
Why General Electric pulled out of Nigeria’s railway concession arrangement
The railway concession project was worth around $2 billion.
N2.5bn fraud uncovered in Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation
The anti-graft agency says it discovered the process was fraught with alleged corrupt practices.
Buhari approves renewal of three oil licences for Seplat till 2038 – Official
The official assures the company would now invest in the Nigerian oil and gas industry with confidence.
Nigeria’s rail concession faces fresh hurdle as General Electric reportedly pulls out
The $2 billion project is for two lines connecting cities in the northern part of the country to others in the south.
Anambra Assembly Crisis: Police teargas lawmakers, journalists, workers
The speaker of the assembly was controversially removed on Tuesday.
Saudi prosecutor reveals who gave order for Khashoggi’s killing
He says investigations were still ongoing to locate the remains of the slain journalist.
One killed, village burnt as Boko Haram attacks Maiduguri suburb
Residents narrate how the attack occurred late at night.
Governors give conditions to accept N30,000 minimum wage
“Now you say N30, 000, how many of us can pay? We will be bankrupt.”
Senate uncovers another $1.15bn withdrawal from NLNG accounts by NNPC
The lawmakers instruct top officials of the NNPC and CBN to appear before them to explain the illegal expenditures.
Oshiomhole to Saraki: Provide evidence I was bribed or I sue
The statement says Mr Saraki lacks moral grounds to challenge Mr Oshiomhole.
INTERVIEW: My academic credentials authentic, I’ll win Kaduna governorship – PDP candidate Isa Ashiru
The aspirant also speaks on political pacts and how he hopes to defeat the incumbent governor.
UPDATED: Nigeria raises $2.86bn bonds to fund budget, other projects
The offering attracted significant interest from leading global institutional investors.
Presidential panel lied, I was not arrested, APC senator claims
The APC governorship candidate also explains his role in a contract scandal.
Nigerian govt finally ready to start Ogoni clean up – Minister
The minister says the Ogoni Trust Fund has mobilised $180 million for the exercise.
1,110 dead as cholera ravages 29 states in Nigeria – NCDC
About 84 deaths were recorded within corresponding period last year.
Again, faulty microphone forces Reps to adjourn plenary
This is the third time in two weeks that the House in adjourning for the same reason.
Nigeria’s statistics bureau under fire over failure to release unemployment data
The NBS says it has not gotten the necessary funding for such research.
Nigeria’s NHIS may collapse in three years – Governing Council
“Pervasive corruption and turmoil past, present and ongoing may eventually lead to the end of the scheme,” warns its supervisory organ.
Nigerian AIDS control agency concealed records of donor funds – Audit Report
The auditor general also highlights a suspected case of fraud where donated equipment were shared physically weeks before they were actually received.