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EFCC to arraign former PDP governorship aspirant

EFCC is seeking to prosecute them for receiving N700 million illegally.

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo

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.

House of Reps

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.

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Google launches $2 million empowerment initiative for Nigerians

Across Africa, $20 million would be committed over the next three years.

Chambers of the Nigerian Senate used to illustrate the story.

Insecurity: Senate considers special funding for security agencies

The funding will enable the agencies tackle killings, kidnapping as well as terrorism across the country.

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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.

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Children need special care in cold weather – Pediatrician

The doctor says good hygiene and proper nutrition are best defences.

A cross-section of participants during the Service-Wide Sensitization Workshops on 2017-2020 Federal Civil Service Strategy and Implementation Plan for directorate level officers (GL15-17) in the Federal Ministries and Extra-Ministerial Department, in Abuja on Wednesday (23/5/18). 02716/23/5/2018/Albert Otu/BJO/NAN

Nigeria sets deadline for civil servants to update IPPIS data

Some employees are yet to update their IPPIS records via the online portal.

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo

Osinbajo reiterates Nigerian govt’s commitment to ending herdsmen killings

The official assured that the crises would be resolved soon.

House of Reps

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.

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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.

House of Reps

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.

Boko HAram

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 CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives to testify before a joint hearing of the US Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee and Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill, April 10, 2018 in Washington, DC. Photo: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images (Photo Source: racked.com)

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

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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.

Pic.22. Muslim pilgrims from Kwara boarding during the inaugural air-lift of 2017 pilgrims at the International Airport in Ilorin on Thursday (3/8/17). 04011/3/8/2017/Anthony Alabi/BJO/NAN

NAHCON set to announce Hajj 2018 fare

The commission approved a fare of around N1.5 million for the 2017 Hajj.

Catholic faithful during a peaceful prayerful procession to protest the killing of Catholic Priests and other Christians in Benue State, in Abuja on Tuesday

PHOTO STORY: Christians protest nationwide

The protest was triggered by the killings of 19 people including two Catholic priests.

House of Reps

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 President, Supo Ayokunle.

CAN urges Nigeria, others to relocate embassies to Jerusalem

The association says Jerusalem recognition by the U.S. is a fulfillment of Biblical prophecy.

Prof. Isaac Adewole. Minister of Health

JOHESU plans mass rallies, picketing to press home demands

The official speaks on ‘other options’ to get the government to accede to demands.

Members of the National Intervention Group of Nigeria speaking at the event

Killings: Group demands resignation of Police IG

The group accuses the police of powerlessness to stop killings.

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NDLEA seizes 295 kg of cannabis sativa in Ondo State

The command also destroys about 36.5 hectares of cannabis farm.

President Muhammadu Buhari (r) presenting an award to the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winnifre Oyo-Ita, during the 17th National Productivity Day celebration and conferment of National Productivity Order of Merit Award in Abuja on Tuesday (22/5/17) 02688/22/5/2018/Callistus Ewelike/BJO/NAN

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.

Former Peoples Democratic Party, spokesperson, Olisa Metuh on the floor.

Alleged N400mn Fraud: EFCC wants Olisa Metuh tried in absentia

Mr Metuh collapsed in court on Monday while attempting to enter the dock.