Nigerian doctors blast Health Minister, accuse him of scuttling efforts to end strike
The minister says the doctors have remained adamant even after the intervention of President Jonathan
Why I refused to interfere in National Conference – Jonathan
The president says his administration will not allow the work of the 492-member Confab to be in vain.
Ebola: Lagos, FG contradiction on victims’ figures highlights rift during emergencies
The Federal Government announced a lesser number of victims than Lagos State.
Key National Conference recommendations you need to know
The Conference made far-reaching recommendations during the four months it sat
Doctors hold ‘peaceful’ meeting with Nigerian government, may suspend strike
The Nigerian Medical Association, [NMA] may soon suspend its seven-week old strike.
Jega backs law to check deployment of soldiers, police during elections
The House of Reps speaker, Aminu Tambuwal, says the bill seeks to provide a level playing field in future polls
Nigeria football federation’s headquarters on fire
The cause of the fire is unknown at this time but the Federation’s spokesperson, Ademola Olajire, confirmed the incident.
Top Nigerian doctor, Adadevoh, who treated Liberian-American Ebola victim, dies
The death of the senior consultant brings the number of Ebola casualties in Nigeria to five.
Reports of Lagos airport ‘bomber’ exaggerated- FAAN
The alleged bomber was caught at a distance of about one kilometre to the international terminal.
Osun Election: ‘50 APC members still in detention’
The Osun state government says it’s planning to sue the Federal Government over alleged abuses by security agencies
These are the 24 reasons Nigerian doctors are on strike
The doctors have been on strike since July 1.
Nasarawa Assembly wants state Chief Judge punished; suspends APC lawmaker
The Assembly accused the APC lawmaker of misbehaving during its last session and placed him on half salary for six months
EXCLUSIVE: Nigerian military to court-martial over 100 soldiers for cowardice
The military talks tough, saying any soldier who allows himself to be misled by enemies inciting mutiny would face appropriate legal action without any form of sentiment.
SSS spokesperson, Marilyn Ogar, under fire for blaming APC for Nigeria bombings
Nigeria’s civil society say Ms. Ogar is a PDP apologist that should be fired from her post.
Nigeria Governors condemn police, SSS’ partisanship during elections
The Governors’ Forum says the nation’s security agencies belong to all Nigerians and should not be placed at the disposal of a political party.
NMA dares Jonathan, asks Nigeria’s resident doctors to reject sack letters
The NMA ordered doctors to not take part time jobs in hospitals as directed by President Jonathan.
Police tear gas protesting Ogun University students
The OOU students are demanding further reduction of their school fees, after the governor announced a reduction earlier in the week.