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K38 Catamaran assault crafts . Illustrations by Michael Anderson

INVESTIGATION: Nigeria’s elusive K38 boats and the stolen billions

This is another excursion into Nigeria’s dirty, corrupt world of security contracting.

PDP Chairman, Uche Secondus

PDP tackles Buhari, APC on fuel subsidy controversy

The opposition party wants Mr Buhari and his party to address other alleged cases of fraud.

National Bio-Technology Development Agency.

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.”

Kaduna State map used to illustrate the story.

Birnin-Gwari: One killed, six abducted in fresh attack

The driver of a vehicle escaped the attack.

Gunmen used to illustrate the story.

Birnin-Gwari: Armed Bandits attack another Kaduna community, abduct housewives

The bandits attacked Maganda village in Birnin-Gwari, Kaduna State,

A female Boko Haram suicide bomber

Deaths Averted: Suicide bomber caught inside mosque

A female suicide bomber wore her vest into the mosque.

Bamidele Omotowa, a Nigerian U.S.-based Chemist, Nuclear Scientist, and Co-Founder of Pearlhill Technologies

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.

Pic 3 Transport Minister

Amaechi fingered in fresh controversy over rescheduled Rivers APC congresses

A controversial letter is at the heart of the cancellation of the initial congresses.

FILE PHOTO: President Muhammadu Buhari,and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (middle) and other party leaders, pose for snapshot after a meeting with APC governors.

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.

APC Secretariat

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.

Health workers used to illustrate the story.

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 killing

Makoko residents protest police killings, destruction of property

A police official says investigation is ongoing into the matter.

Qancy Salako

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.

Bamikole Omishore, Special Assistant on International Relations to the President of the Senate Dr Bukola

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.

Erastus Akingbola

Alleged N5bn Fraud: Supreme Court returns Erastus Akingbola to High Court

The court affirms the ruling of an appeal court.

TY Danjuma

Killings: Nigerian Army releases report on T.Y. Danjuma’s allegation

The army blames the media instead and denies colluding with killers.

Stella Oduah

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.

Road construction used to illustrate the story.

Buhari govt sets up presidential infrastructure fund with N199 billion

The National Economic Council announced the establishment of the Fund.

Congo on Map

Ebola cases in Congo jumps to 14

One person has been confirmed dead from the virus, but 25 people are suspected to have died from it.

Prof. Isaac Adewole. Minister of Health

Health Workers Strike: JOHESU wants health minister sacked

The health workers also accuse the labour minister, leading the strike negotiations, of bias.

Nigerian Police [Photo credit: Today.ng]

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.

President Buhari with APC Governors President Buhari with APC Governors

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.”

Bukola Saraki and IGP

Saraki Vs IGP: Kwara judiciary steps in, wants suspects returned to Ilorin

The chief registrar of Kwara state judiciary sends police a letter.

(l-r) National Security Adviser, maj. Gen. Babagana Monguno; Chief of Staff to the President, Mallam Abba Kyari; SGF, Mr. Boss Mustapher and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo during opening prayerss for the Federal Executive Council chaired by the Vice President at the Aso Chambers, State House, Abuja. Photo by Abayomi Adeshida 11/04/2018

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.”