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Monkey carted away N70 million in senators’ farm house – Shehu Sani

“There are some things some of my colleagues will not say but I’m not used to holding back.”

Nigerian Senate Chambers

Pro-Buhari senator removed as chairman Northern Senators Forum

The senator last week led a protest against his colleagues’ decision.

Ajaokuta Steel plant

INTERVIEW: Nigeria must complete Ajaokuta, even if it means borrowing to do so – Dogara

“Even if it means borrowing to complete this project, it would serve as a national pride, not only for Nigerians.”

Dana Air

Analysis: Dana Air’s many troubles and aviation regulation in Nigeria

Two weeks before Tuesday’s accident, another one happened.

Udom Emmanuel

Akwa Ibom, Rivers receive highest as FAAC disbursement increased 25% in 2017

Mr. Orji said FAAC disbursed a total sum of N6.418 trillion in 2017.

Fuel scarcity may worsen as depot owners give 14-day ultimatum

DAPPMAN members own many of the depots the NNPC stores imported petrol in.

Dana Airline skids off runway

The plane, which was flying in from Abuja, skidded off and went into the bush near the runway.

Yobe attack: ‘Many girls are missing’ – Escapee schoolgirl

A schoolgirl gives her account of what happened during attack.

37 per cent of privatised Nigerian firms are failing – BPE

The agency said it has privatised 142 enterprises since inception.

FAAN sanctions airport officials over cow invasion of runway

The airport runway was last week overrun by cows, disrupting the landing of an Air Peace flight.

Court strikes out corruption charges against former Gov. Nnamani

Mr. Nnamani’s trial has lasted years.

Kaduna APC crisis worsens: State govt demolishes APC factional secretariat

The demolished building is located at Sambo road.

PTCIJ launches fact-checking websites, Dubawa, Udeme

Udeme is a platform designed to hold the Nigerian government and lawmakers accountable.

Pro-Buhari senator tackles Obasanjo, says ex-president should be tried for corruption

Adamu Abdullahi says no administration is a total success and none is a total failure.

Boss Gida Mustapha

Buhari’s SGF spends N65 million on website

Technology experts say the claim is suspicious and impossible.

Nine killed as Oyo governor orders arrest of armed herdsmen

“Owners of cattle found grazing on farmlands and destroying crops should also be arrested and prosecuted.”

South-South PDP leaders meet, vow to ‘liberate’ Nigeria from APC

“The country is coming to an end and we must rescue the nation.”

Buhari 2

All unclaimed looted assets will be sold – Buhari

The president said he was not surprised by the increasing number of those denying ownership of such assets.

Abubakar Malami

Nigeria’s Attorney General Malami queries Magu, Keyamo

Between 2015 and 2016, the EFCC wrote two separate letters clearing Danladi Umar of any wrongdoing in the bribery case.

Vatican Pope New Bishops

Pope appoints new administrator for Nigerian Catholic diocese that rejected his nominee

The former Bishop resigned following a series of crisis.

2019: Inside the APC Crises: Senators battle state governors

The ruling party appears unable to resolve its many crises.

Nigeria’s finance minister talks tough, wants global cooperation against tax-evading multinationals

“There is absolute need for a complete understanding of how these Multinational Corporations (MNCs) behave in Nigeria and developing countries.”

Malabu Scandal: AGF Malami writes Buhari, wants trial of Adoke, Diezani, others stopped — FULL LETTER

The justice minister says the EFCC has no significant evidence to sustain its charges against the suspects

EXCLUSIVE: Real reasons Senators, Reps amended 2019 election sequence

Federal lawmakers say they are ready to veto the decision should the president reject the bill. 

Give me Shekau dead or alive, Buratai charges troops 

The army recently offered a N3 million reward for information on the Boko Haram leader.