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#PHC4UHC: How traditional medicine can boost Nigeria’s Universal Health Coverage – Official

Practitioners say the sector is an untapped goldmine

Formula 1 legend Niki Lauda is dead

Lauda is the only man to have won the drivers’ title for both Ferrari and McLaren.

Nigerian Army

Illegal Dismissal: Sacked soldier closes case against Nigerian Army

Mr Suleman and 37 others were forcefully dismissed in 2016, without due process by the army.

Sunset at the National assembly

NGE, NUJ condemn new guidelines by National Assembly for journalists

The management of the legislative chamber on Monday released a lengthy guideline for correspondents and media organisations covering the National Assembly.

Map of Nigeria showing 36 states and FCT [Photo: World Map]

May 29, June 12 will be public holidays – Minister

Since Nigeria returned to civil rule on May 29, 1999, the country had observed its democracy day on May 29.

UK police [Photo: Evening Standard]

Three Nigerians jailed for drugs smuggling, firearms offences in UK

The sentences follow a proactive operation by the Trident and Area Crime Command, working with Border Force.

After being brutalised, allegedly by soldiers, Baba Fryo seeks justice

Baba Fryo starred in the Nigerian music scene in the early 90s alongside the likes of Daddy Showkey and Mighty Mouse.

FEC Meeting

FEC approves nine projects for Abuja

The minister says he presented nine memoranda which are expected to provide infrastructure for the city, and all were approved.

National Assembly Complex

Ahead of inauguration, National Assembly introduces stringent conditions for journalists’ accreditation

The conditions are apparently aimed at reducing the number of journalists covering the parliament

Minister of Labour and Productivity, Chris Ngige

NLC warns Ngige over NUPENG directive

The NLC said this was against Section 40 of the Trade Union (Amendment) Act 2005.

Rice Farmers Photo Credit: Agro Nigeria

Nigeria’s real GDP grows marginally in first quarter of 2019, says NBS

Non-oil sector contributed over 90.86 percent to the GDP

Solomon Ogbeide

Top Nigerian coach Solomon Ogbeide is dead

Ogbeide until his death was in charge of Lobi Stars of Markurdi who emerged as NPFL champions last season and represented Nigeria in the CAF Champions League.


Internet users hit 115.9 million in March – NCC

The breakdown revealed that Globacom gained the most, with 950,115 new internet users.

NDLEA decries incessant violent attacks on officers

The agency has lost no fewer than 200 of its personnel in the line of duty since inception.

Naira Marley being brought to court

Naira Marley arraigned, remanded in prison

Fans and relatives of the popular upcoming pop artiste flooded the court premises.

FEC meets ahead of valedictory session

The vice president has been in charge of the FEC meetings since President Muhammdu Buhari travelled to Saudi Arabia for the lesser hajj.

Nigerian musician, Naira Marley. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Instagram page of Naira Marley]

Nigerian Musician, Naira Marley, arraigned over alleged cybercrime

He was charged by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.

Heavy rain fall used to illustrate the story. [Photo credit: Daily Trust]

NiMet predicts Monday’s weather across Nigeria

It also predicted thunderstorms over Plateau, Abuja, Taraba, Nassarawa, Adamawa and Benue.

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Nigerian undergraduate drowns in hotel swimming pool — Police

The body of the undergraduate was deposited at a morgue.

Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Tijani Muhammad-Bande

74th UNGA Presidency: Mohammed-Bande spells out his vision

Mohammed-Bande is the only candidate for the 74th UNGA presidency, which is zoned to Africa.

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Lassa Fever: Kebbi govt confirms six cases, one death

The Lassa Fever cases were recorded between February and April.

Insecurity: ‘I need more time to disclose spending on security votes,’ Al-Makura tells SERAP

SERAP made FOI requests to all 36 state governors.