Buhari govt sets up presidential infrastructure fund with N199 billion
The National Economic Council announced the establishment of the Fund.
Health Workers Strike: JOHESU wants health minister sacked
The health workers also accuse the labour minister, leading the strike negotiations, of bias.
Saraki Vs IGP Idris: Kwara police, Force HQ contradict each other on murder ‘victims’
A sweeping murder investigation is unsettling the Senate President, but the police are also hedging their bet on victims.
Governors accuse NNPC of inflating fuel subsidy figures, demand probe from 2015
“So many of our international partners are saying that even if we are feeding Nigeria, Cameroon, Ghana and Niger, we cannot consume more than 35 million liters per day.”
Saraki Vs IGP: Kwara judiciary steps in, wants suspects returned to Ilorin
The chief registrar of Kwara state judiciary sends police a letter.
Revenue generating agencies underpaid N526bn, $21bn to government coffers – NEC
All the revenue generating agencies such as the NNPC, NPA, Customs and others were found culpable.”
Accused turns prosecution witness in ex-NSA Dasuki’s new trial
The ex-NSA is accused of mismanaging billions of naira.
Senator in EFCC custody for allegedly receiving N1.1bn vehicles from Omokore
The senator evaded arrest for several months, the EFCC explains.
Health Workers’ Strike: Why negotiations are slow — JOHESU
The minister’s ‘body language’ is escalating the matter, a frustrated official says.
Birnin Gwari: 10 feared killed as armed bandits attack Kaduna communities
The army has now launched a forward battalion in the local government.
Dont link me or Saraki with suspected cultists – Kwara Governor
The governor’s denial comes on the heels of a similar outcry by the Senate President.
Court acquits former Nigerian university vice chancellor accused of fraud
The Court says testimonies by all 11 witnesses showed lack of evidence.
Russia 2018: Ideye, Benzema, Wilshere, other stars left behind
The forward started the World Cup qualifying campaign in Zambia on October 9, 2016.
Malabu Scandal: Trial of Shell, Eni, officials adjourned in Italy
The Milan court said it would assess requests from third parties, including a series of international non-profit organisations, to join the case at the next hearing.
Nigerian soldiers battle Boko Haram, kill 15, rescue 49 women, children
Some of the insurgents were killed after “fierce battle.”
Police reply Saraki, warn him against jeopardising murder investigations
The police confirmed murder suspects were transferred from Ilorin to Abuja.
Three policemen killed, foreigner kidnapped in Sokoto
A construction site was attacked on Wednesday morning.
Senate, House pass 2018 budget, raise spending to N9.1 trillion
The National Assembly adds N500 billion to the make the plan submitted by the executive.
Saraki Vs IGP Idris: Senate sets up committee to meet Buhari
The nine-member committee is headed by the Senate President
Saraki says Police IG Idris plotting to ‘frame’ him
Mr Saraki tells the senate that criminal suspects have been moved from Kwara to Abuja for that purpose.
50 firms win contracts to lift Nigeria’s crude in 2018/2019 (FULL LIST)
The firms would lift over 700,000 barrels per day of crude oil.
INVESTIGATION: Inside a Multi-Million Dollar ‘Defence Contract Fraud’: Suspects arrested in Israel as Nigeria fails to act
Experts believe the Shaldag contract is one of the deals that paved the way for a regime of kleptocracy in the Nigerian defence sector.