INVESTIGATION: Nigeria’s elusive K38 boats and the stolen billions
This is another excursion into Nigeria’s dirty, corrupt world of security contracting.
PDP tackles Buhari, APC on fuel subsidy controversy
The opposition party wants Mr Buhari and his party to address other alleged cases of fraud.
INTERVIEW: Why Nigeria is adopting GMOs – Official
“We don’t know the long term side effect of eating GMO foods, but there is a lot of ongoing research on that.”
Birnin-Gwari: One killed, six abducted in fresh attack
The driver of a vehicle escaped the attack.
Birnin-Gwari: Armed Bandits attack another Kaduna community, abduct housewives
The bandits attacked Maganda village in Birnin-Gwari, Kaduna State,
Deaths Averted: Suicide bomber caught inside mosque
A female suicide bomber wore her vest into the mosque.
INTERVIEW: How Nigeria can maximise benefits of Rivers Niger, Benue – U.S.-based Scientist (3)
The nuclear scientist also speaks on flooding in Nigeria from the Cameroonian lake and how this can be tackled.
Amaechi fingered in fresh controversy over rescheduled Rivers APC congresses
A controversial letter is at the heart of the cancellation of the initial congresses.
Nigeria’s ruling APC in crises; factional congresses held across states
In Kwara, it is Saraki versus Lai Mohammed, while in Oyo it is the governor against minister Adebayo Shittu.
Journalists, APC leaders injured as violence erupts at parallel Ondo congress
The thugs are suspected to be loyal to the Ondo government.
Abuja triplets stranded after mum’s death as family seeks help
Relatives and friends are struggling to care for the three boys and their older siblings, and are seeking help from the government and Nigerians.
ANALYSIS: Health Sector Crisis: Are Nigerian doctors asking for too much?
Medical doctors’ threat over JOHESU has reignited concerns about their wide edge above all other skilled workers in the civil service.
Makoko residents protest police killings, destruction of property
A police official says investigation is ongoing into the matter.
INTERVIEW: What Nigerian youth must do to salvage country (II) – Nuclear Scientist
The U.S. based scientist delves into his work, brain drain from Nigeria, raising children in the U.S. and other issues.
Ghost-working Scandal: EFCC closes in on Saraki’s aide
Bamikole Omishore denied the allegations of using his U.S.-based wife to receive millions in ghost-working salaries.
Alleged N5bn Fraud: Supreme Court returns Erastus Akingbola to High Court
The court affirms the ruling of an appeal court.
Killings: Nigerian Army releases report on T.Y. Danjuma’s allegation
The army blames the media instead and denies colluding with killers.
AMCON takes possession of asset of Nigerian senator, Stella Oduah
Mrs Oduah has been having a running battle with AMCON over her inability to settle debt of nearly N20 billion.
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.”