World AIDS Day: Nigeria needs to tackle Mother-to-Child Transmission to meet 2030 target
Huge gaps in testing and prevention of mother-to-child transmission make the goal of ending the epidemic by 2030 in Nigeria unattainable.
Constituency Projects: South West gets least allocation in 2019
The South-west got N14.28 billion from the N100 billion allocated to constituency projects in the six geopolitical zones.
Detained in UAE, ex-AGF Adoke writes INTERPOL, asks to be freed
INTERPOL, acting on a request from the EFCC, arrested Mr Adoke on November 11 in Dubai.
VIDEO: WAD: Stigma remains a threat to tackling HIV in Nigeria
WAD is marked on December 1 every year to raise awareness around HIV/AIDS.
Budget approval delay, another loan request from Buhari, others top Senate discussions last week
The committee on Appropriation begged for an extension. The budget would now be passed on December 5.
Five killed, nine injured in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway accident
He said that 14 persons, 10 males and four females, were involved in the crash.
Nigerian airlines owe govt over N10 billion – Official
The debts are accrued from five per cent ticket and cargo sales charges collected by the airlines in trust for the regulators.
SPECIAL REPORT: Inside Oyo’s garri-producing community that lacks basic amenities
Residents of Olorunda in Oyo State have never had electricity. There is also no school, hospital, potable water and others in the community.
Kidnappers kill two policemen, abduct seven in Mubi
The incident occurred along Mubi – Gyela road last Tuesday.
Border Closure: Nigeria says Benin Republic ‘unrepentant’
The Nigerian government says ships are currently heading toward Benin with about 105,000 metric tons of rice, targeted at Nigerians.
EXCLUSIVE: How Buhari’s emissaries met Sowore in detention
The SSS has continued to hold Mr Sowore in defiance of multiple court orders granting him bail.
Why Senate under Saraki rejected Buhari’s $30bn loan request – Ex-senator
In the 2020 budget, Nigeria will use nearly a quarter of the budget to repay debts.
Plateau Governorship: Appeal Court upholds Lalong’s re-election, dismisses Useni’s petition
Plateau governor hails judgment as a validation of the will of the people.
SSS withdraws access tags from Osinbajo’s ‘sacked’ aides
Employment status of about 35 aides of the vice president hangs in the balance despite President Buhari’s claim that they were not sacked.
Hate Speech Bill: Media should mobilise Nigerians to defend democracy – Tambuwal, Osoba
Messrs Tambuwal and Osoba condemn the hate speech bill and urge media to mobilise Nigerians.
APC vows to expel third term proponents, says it’s opposition plot
APC condemns its member who filed a suit seeking third term for Buhari, says he was sponsored by “the opposition”.
Nigeria vows to ‘go after’ stolen artefacts worldwide
“We cannot imagine by what logic an Ife Bronze or a Benin Bronze or a Nok Terracotta can belong to any other part of the globe except to the people of Nigeria, whose ancestors made them.”
Gas Explosion: Two dead, 23 injured in Ajegunle – LASEMA
LASEMA said its investigations revealed that the fire ignited as a result of a phone call by an unidentified resident.
Appeal Court upholds Ortom’s election as Benue governor
Mr Jime and the APC had approached the appellate court to challenge the October 7 decision of the Benue State election tribunal.