Border Closure: Customs intercepts 55 fairly-used vehicles
The official described as baseless and unfounded reports on social media alleging that officers were collecting money in order to allow passage of fairly-used vehicles into the country despite the border drill.
Pro-Beijing lawmaker stabbed while campaigning in Hong Kong
A video widely circulated online shows the attack on Ho in the far-north town of Tuen Mun.
First phase of Port Harcourt refinery repairs completed – NNPC
The NNPC boss highlights of the achievements by his management since he assumed office a few months ago.
Reps advocate increased funding for Nigerian missions
The lawmaker said many of the missions abroad operate from dilapidated buildings and rented properties.
Communication Minister directs NCC to resolve ‘illegal data deduction’
Mr Pantami also directed the communication agency to ensure the downward review of the price of data in the country.
Four million Nigerians face acute food insecurity – FAO
The organisation projects that about 5.94 million Nigerians would be in food crisis phase or worse off between June and August 2020, if nothing is done.
Alleged N40 bn fraud: EFCC witness testifies in court via video link
Kobis Arithimni, a former Secretary to Adamawa State Government, currently resides in the United Kingdom.
Ex-Governor Uduaghan speaks on Court of Appeal loss
Mr Uduaghan said he had called Mr Manager to congratulate him on his victory
Alleged Same-sex Offence: Lack of space in courtroom forces judge to adjourn arraignment of gay suspects
The defendants face a one-count charge of “making a public show of a same-sex amorous relationship with each other in hidden places”
Premium Times seeks collaboration with NAN to curb fake news
“The problems of fake news or what we professionally will call disorder in the information ecosystem has really made things tough.”
Nigeria yet to settle N150 billion judgement debt – AGF
Mr Malami says the Federal Government has the responsibility of striking a balance between genuine judgments and fraudulent ones.
EFCC arraigns FCMB, two workers for criminal negligence
The accused pleaded not guilty to the charges filed by the EFCC.
Lawan, Gbajabiamila meet minister over ex-legislative aides’ severance pay
Mr Lawan said the essence was to ensure the payment of severance allowances for legislative aides who worked between 2015 and 2019.
Security guard charged with negligence after theft at facility
The security guard was remanded in prison.
Onnoghen: Supreme Court strikes out referral appeal
The referral appeal filed by Samuel Nwawka was struck out by Justice Bode Rhodes-Vivour, who led five justices.
Bank worker, wife arrested over alleged $1.49 million money laundering
EFCC said the couple allegedly laundered $1.49 million through the wife’s bank account in Nigeria.
Church protocol officer arrested for blackmailing girls with nude photos
The suspect, Victor Duru, a Madonna University drop out, was arrested in Surulere on Thursday.
Price of rice will soon drop across Nigeria – Gov. Bagudu
“The bumper harvest the rice farmers have recorded this rainy season will bring down the price…”
Nigerian appointed oil and gas supervisor by California governor
The division prioritises protecting the public and the environment in its oversight of the oil, natural gas and geothermal industries.
Activist dismisses Jibrin’s demand for apology, N3 billion damage
Mr Jibrin, a former lawmaker, had accused the activist of making false allegations.
Senate Last Week: Budget defence continues behind closed doors
The Senate also urged the University of Maiduguri to reverse its fee hike.