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APC National Chairman, Adams Oshiomole Photo: DailyPost

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.

Ishaq Modibbo Kawu

N2.5bn fraud uncovered in Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation

The anti-graft agency says it discovered the process was fraught with alleged corrupt practices.

President Muhammadu Buhari 2

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.

Rail tracks connecting Abuja - Kaduna

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.

Jamal Khashoggi (Photo Credit: The Independent)

Saudi prosecutor reveals who gave order for Khashoggi’s killing

He says investigations were still ongoing to locate the remains of the slain journalist.

Village raided by Boko Haram insurgents.

One killed, village burnt as Boko Haram attacks Maiduguri suburb

Residents narrate how the attack occurred late at night.

nigeria governors forum

Governors give conditions to accept N30,000 minimum wage

“Now you say N30, 000, how many of us can pay? We will be bankrupt.”

Nigerian senate chambers

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.

APC National Chairman, Adams Oshiomole Photo: Oriental Times

Oshiomhole to Saraki: Provide evidence I was bribed or I sue

The statement says Mr Saraki lacks moral grounds to challenge Mr Oshiomhole.

Isa Ashiru Kudan

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.

Nigeria's ministry of finance building

UPDATED: Nigeria raises $2.86bn bonds to fund budget, other projects

The offering attracted significant interest from leading global institutional investors.

Hope Uzodinma

Presidential panel lied, I was not arrested, APC senator claims

The APC governorship candidate also explains his role in a contract scandal.

Contaminated Farmland at K-Dere, Ogoni land

Nigerian govt finally ready to start Ogoni clean up – Minister

The minister says the Ogoni Trust Fund has mobilised $180 million for the exercise.

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal

Sokoto Deputy Governor, Ahmad Aliyu, resigns

The deputy governor sent a resignation letter to the state assembly.

Ajinapa water supply scheme

1,110 dead as cholera ravages 29 states in Nigeria – NCDC

About 84 deaths were recorded within corresponding period last year.

Hon Idongesit Ituen

Court sacks lawmaker who defected from PDP to APC

Apart from the speaker, other defendants in the suit were the PDP, INEC, and the commissioner of police.

Members of the House of Reps

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.

FILE PHOTO: Thousands of young Nigerians jostled for 11 job positions in UNTH Enugu, South East Nigeria

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.