Obasanjo canvasses support for biotechnology to tackle hunger
This is because more land would need to be cultivated to feed the world’s teeming population, Mr Obasanjo explained.
Xenophobic Attacks: House seeks stiffer action against South Africa
According to a lawmaker, available data shows five Nigerians are killed in South Africa every month.
Google launches $2 million empowerment initiative for Nigerians
Across Africa, $20 million would be committed over the next three years.
Insecurity: Senate considers special funding for security agencies
The funding will enable the agencies tackle killings, kidnapping as well as terrorism across the country.
How my father denied me food to have sex with me– Girl
The suspect reportedly used food deprivation to blackmail daughter into giving in to sexual advances.
Children need special care in cold weather – Pediatrician
The doctor says good hygiene and proper nutrition are best defences.
Nigeria sets deadline for civil servants to update IPPIS data
Some employees are yet to update their IPPIS records via the online portal.
Osinbajo reiterates Nigerian govt’s commitment to ending herdsmen killings
The official assured that the crises would be resolved soon.
Reps to investigate Abuja land allocations between 2007 and 2015
Lawmakers want recovery of unpaid fees and punishment of conniving officers.
$8.4m Scam: Bamaiyi in court as Ajudua’s absence stalls trial
The former army chief was allegedly duped by Mr Ajudua while both were in prison.
Five herbalists docked for allegedly fleecing man of N4.7mn
They are facing a three-count charge of stealing, fraud and obtaining under false pretences.
Reps probe of N8bn NEMA contracts runs into hitches
A company that did not apply was granted a contract to supply grains, the committee learns.
700 Boko Haram fighters ready to surrender – Nigerian Govt
“It is heartening to note that over a 1000 kidnapped women and children have been rescued.”
Facebook has ‘done a better job’ in recent elections – Zuckerberg
He says the social media platform was too slow to identify Russian interference on Facebook in the U.S. presidential election
Police arrest Nigerian doctor who hacks accounts of celebrities, buys exotic cars
The hacker has the ability to shut down the CCTV system of any organisation for 67 minutes.
Tramadol, Codeine Abuse: Reps propose N2m fine, two-year imprisonment for offenders
Codeine has nearly overtaken Tramadol as the most abused opiate in Nigeria, a lawmaker explains.
CAN urges Nigeria, others to relocate embassies to Jerusalem
The association says Jerusalem recognition by the U.S. is a fulfillment of Biblical prophecy.
JOHESU plans mass rallies, picketing to press home demands
The official speaks on ‘other options’ to get the government to accede to demands.
NDLEA seizes 295 kg of cannabis sativa in Ondo State
The command also destroys about 36.5 hectares of cannabis farm.
Nigeria saved N200bn from elimination of ghost workers, TSA implementation — Buhari
“From now on, it will no longer be ‘business as usual,’” Mr Buhari vows.
Alleged N400mn Fraud: EFCC wants Olisa Metuh tried in absentia
Mr Metuh collapsed in court on Monday while attempting to enter the dock.