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Ogun loses seven cars to bush burning

The fire is believed to have been caused by bush burning.

FA Cup: Demba Ba, Moses score in Chelsea’s 5-1 win

Nigeria’s Moses was on the scorer’s sheet for Chelsea.

FA Cup: Nigeria’s Ameobi crashes out with Newcastle

Shola Ameobi and his brother both played in the match.

Please protect us; Kano drugs task force begs police

The drugs task force in Kano said it is receiving threat messages

Nigerian man docked for allegedly romancing another man’s male organ

The accused pleaded not guilty to the charge.

Hepatitis B vaccine 95% effective in reducing cancer, other ailments – physician

The doctor said that HBV vaccination is 95 per cent effective in preventing infection and its chronic consequences.

Building Collapse Guild urges developers to obey construction standards

There is a high rate of building collapse in the country.

DANA Air to resume flights

Dana to resume flight operations on Friday- FAAN

Dana Air set to commence commercial flight operations.

Three people burnt to death in Idiroko tanker crash

Three petroleum product tankers crashed in the Idiroko area of Ogun State on Wednesday night causing the death of three people, the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has said. Three people were burnt to death while one other person was injured in the resulting fire at Aseko, Agosasa, Idikoro on Wednesday night. Idiroko is a […]

Abuja Minister promises to deal with perpetrators of violence between Fulani, Gwari

Two people were killed on Saturday in clashes in Gwagwalada, Abuja

City, United win big on New Year day

Berbatov score the first Premier League goal of 2013.

Obasanjo the stand-up comedian

Obasanjo told a joke like a comedian

Atiku at New Year urges optimism, compassion

Atiku urged Nigerians not to lose hope in the country.

Chicken hawked by a man

Jigawa bans poultry brutalization, to prosecute offenders

Anybody who manhandles chicken and other poultry in Jigawa will be prosecuted

Ghana opposition party challenges presidential polls results in court

Ghana’s opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) is seeking the annulment of the Dec. 7 presidential election results that declared President John Mahama winner with 50.70 per cent of the votes. The party on Friday filed a petition at the Supreme Court, claiming that Mahama was invalidly elected. The party said its candidate, Nana Akufo-Addo, according […]

Security checks intensified at Lagos Airport

The incessant terror attacks in Nigeria affects every sphere including traffic situations.

Job seekers in Nigeria

Nigeria MDAs conduct illegal recruitment exercises- Federal Character Commission

 Some MDAs secretly and illegally recruit persons into the civil service, FCC said.

PDP directs members to pray for Kogi Governor, Wada

Kogi Governor was involved in a road accident on Friday.

NDLEA officials

NDLEA nabs Colombian drug baron, 7 Nigerian collaborators

The NDLEA described the operation that led to the arrests as “one of the best.”

Petrol tanker disaster averted in Rivers State

Port Harcourt has witnessed many inferno caused by fallen petrol tankers.

NBS, Ministry partner on National Youth Development Survey

The purpose of the survey is to provide useful data for the design and development of youth-specific programmes.

How Obasanjo’s son smashed PREMIUM TIMES journalist’s phone

Obasanjo’s son was unenthusiastic about a journalist taking pictures of his father’s burning house.