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Picture of the environment at the National Hospital

40 Days Of JOHESU Strike: Timeline of Nigeria’s health sector crisis

“We have already crossed the Rubicon, so there is no going back,” a union leader said.

Super Eagles of Nigeria

Moses ruled out of World Cup

“The nature of his injury is such that he won’t be recovering quickly enough to make the World Cup.”

Mubi on map

Mubi Cholera: 434 cases recorded, 13 deaths

An official also said most of reported cholera cases have been treated.

Nigerian Senate

13 Nigerian senators face corruption probe, trial

Over 10 per cent of Nigeria’s 109 senators are currently being investigated or standing trial for alleged corruption.

Central bank of Nigeria (CBN)

CBN directs banks, BDCs to sell Forex to eligible travellers over the counter

Banks risk sanctions for failure to attend to travellers who present all relevant documents.

Nigeria Police

Nigeria Police battle kidnappers in shootout, kill one – Official

Three of the suspects were also arrested.

Francis Adedayo Faduyile

INTERVIEW: Why Nigerian doctors are leaving country to other climes – NMA President

The pathologist also speaks on the ongoing JOHESU strike and how to curb quackery in the medical profession.

Real Madrid, Champions for 13th time [Photo: Real Madrid Twitter page]

Real Madrid beat Liverpool to win Champions League

Real Madrid are champions for a third consecutive time a second time in their history.

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring (Photo Credit: La Liga, Twitter)

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL (LIVE UPDATES): Fast Liverpool challenges experienced Real Madrid

Will speed trump experience? Or will patient heads get the better of the fast and furious?

Minister of Transportation, Mr Chibuike Amaechi briefing State House Correspondents after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Tuesday (2/1/18)

EXCLUSIVE: Buhari terminates $195 million ‘Israeli’ security contract promoted by Amaechi

The deal, midwived by transport minister, is ending over allegations of fraud.

Olusegun Obasanjo

Inside EFCC report on corruption allegations against Obasanjo

The report responds to most of the allegations of fraud against the ex-president.

APC leaders

2019: Inside the intrigues, conspiracies, battle for soul of APC in Lagos, Oyo, Kwara

The divisions, ultimately, would have an effect on the fortunes of the party ahead of the 2019 general elections.

President Muhammadu Buhari talking

What Buhari has achieved in three years – Presidency

In his inaugural speech, President Buhari stated that his administration will focus on the economy, anti-corruption and security.

Bauch State Governor, Mohammed Abubakar

INTERVIEW: Why people are resigning from my administration – Bauchi Governor

The state’s deputy governor resigned on Wednesday

Evans kidnap kingpin

‘Billionaire kidnapper’ Evans to know fate June 26

Evans wants the court to quash the kidnap charges brought against him.

Election, voters

EXCLUSIVE: APC, PDP reveal parties’ expenditure in 2015 election

The reports show the parties spent more than their incomes in the election year.

Inside the unkempt boys' dormitory at St. Mary's Science College, Ediene Abak, Akwa Ibom, (Cletus Ukpong)

INVESTIGATION: Inside The Akwa Ibom Top Science College Where Students Are Raised In Squalour, “Like Animals”

Alumni say with its present state of decay, they can’t recommend what used to be one of the most coveted schools in Akwa Ibom to any prospective student or parent.

Women who live in refugee camps after surviving Boko Haram attacks have narrated how Nigerian and Cameroonian security officials maltreated them.

How Nigerian, Cameroonian soldiers maltreated us in IDP camps – Female Boko Haram victims

The Nigerian government and the military have denied that such abuses occur in IDP camps.

Abdulmumin Jibrin

Court nullifies Jibrin’s suspension, warns House

The judge says the lawmaker acted within the allowance of his rights as a House member.

How Reps finally laid Peace Corps bill to rest

Lawmakers opposed to the Bill said President Buhari knows best about fulfilling the roles proposed for the Corps

House of Reps

Reps threaten to order arrest of NEMA DG

The lawmakers are investigating allegations of mismanagement at the emergency agency.


Alleged N500m Money Laundering: Shagari, four PDP chieftains get bail

The accused persons had earlier pleaded not guilty to all the charges.

U.S. President, Donald Trump

Trump cancels historic summit with North Korea

The summit, planned for June 12 in Singapore, was cancelled following renewed hostilities between the two countries.


EFCC lawyer thanks Court as judge accused of corruption is cleared

The court strikes out the case for not following the proper procedure.

National Commandant of the Nigerian Peace Corps, Dickson Akoh

Peace Corps bill dies as Reps refuse to veto Buhari

On Thursday, the bill failed to pass the second reading at the House of Representatives.