Hajj 2016: Don’t bring “goro” into our country, Saudi Arabia warns Nigerian pilgrims
NAHCON says it will sanction any pilgrim who flouts the instruction.
Buhari seeks passage of 2016 budgets of 38 govt agencies
Mr. Buhari sought the approval for the budget proposals of the NNPC, FIRS, and more.
PDP national secretariat remains shut 52 days after
Armed police remain on guard at the opposition party’s office.
Police arrest alleged abductors of Sierra Leonean envoy
The police say the suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.
Pastor, accomplice bag 14 years for forex trading scam
The convicts defrauded their victim of N500,000.
Akwa Ibom pensioners owed for 4 months protest on governor’s birthday
At least 17,000 retirees have been denied their entitlements for over four months.
Court sentences man to 30 years imprisonment for gunrunning
Dahiru Abdullahi was apprehended following intelligence reports that he was transporting arms from Niger Republic to Nigeria
I ran away from home because my wife always beat me, man tells court
The man says his wife got pregnant for another man in their matrimonial home
Senate to intervene in Obafemi Awolowo University crisis
Saraki said the Senate is committed to ending the crisis
Governors’ Forum expresses concern about Abia impasse
The Forum said it is working to ensure there is no breakdown of law and order in the state.
Decline of values prevalent among Nigerian millennials – Don
“They are the first generation we taught to rationalise crime, theft.”
Hundreds gather In Maiduguri to bid Ali Monguno goodbye
After the prayers, the remains of the late sage was interred at Gwange Cemetery in Maiduguri.
Edo Court jails man who raped 17-year-old daughter for ‘money’
The convict was jailed for 14 years.
Rep battles INEC for issuing Certificate of Return to opponent despite court order
INEC says it acted in line with the judgement of the Federal High Court
Four police officers killed in U.S. ambush during street protests
The shootings happened as otherwise mainly peaceful protests unfolded around the U.S. after the shooting of two black men.
PREMIUM TIMES convenes dialogue session on parenting in Abuja
A similar event held in June at the Secretariat of the Institute of Directors (IoD) in Lagos.
Church distributes sallah food to destitute, IDPs, others in Kaduna
The pastor says the effort was aimed at promoting peaceful coexistence between Christians and Muslims.
Pistorius jailed for 6 years for murder of girlfriend
Shortly after the sentencing, Pistorius was led away to the cells.
Eid-el-Fitri: FRSC cautions road users, releases emergency numbers
Mr. Oyeyemi says the commission is mobilising about 30,000 road safety officials for the Eid-el-Fitri patrol.