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Why Aisha Buhari can’t sue me now — Fayose

Mr. Fayose responds to a letter written to him by Mrs Buhari’s lawyers.


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.

Nigeria Prisons Service redeploys senior officers

The postings were made Monday.

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.

Federal High Court

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

Nigeria retires top prisons officers from Service

The officials are said to be seniors to the incumbent comptroller-general of the prisons service.

Bukola Saraki

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.

Operation Delta Safe gets new spokesperson

Operation Delta Safe replaced Operation Pulo Shield in June 2016, given the current security challenges in the Niger Delta.

Nigerian Army’s 2 Division gets new GOC

The former GOC held the position in an acting capacity.


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.

Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade

Cross River to establish own security outfit

Mr. Ayade says the security outfit would create over 3000 jobs.

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.

Boboye Oyeyemi FRSC Boss

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.