Man, 75, in court for alleged possession of human head in Ekiti
The accused persons pleaded not guilty to the two-count charge.
Plateau State PDP 2015 governorship candidate, Gyang Pwajok, is dead
Mr. Pwajok was the immediate past senator for Plateau northern senatorial district.
Urine malaria test wins top prize at health innovation awards
There were innovations aimed at improving health care.
New camera lets driver keep tabs on children in backseat
“The Babycam transmits live video from the back seat to the displays of compatible Garmin satellite navigation systems”.
Kano plans mass wedding for 2,000 widows, divorcees
Government says the aim of the programme was to check prostitution and other vices.
Nigerians will reject electricity tariff raise – Senator
Mr. Sani says there should be no fixed electricity charges.
Clerics call for national prayer for Buhari, new ministers
Mr. Buru, a pastor, said Nigerian clerics were planning a national prayer.
Nigerian troops dislodge Boko Haram from “20 well fortified terrorist camps”
“The troops have also cleared Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) along the road linking Marte, New Marte and Kerenowa.”
Former minister denies criticising Buhari’s cabinet nominees
Mr. Modibbo says he supports Mr. Buhari’s choice.
Lagos govt to appeal court judgment ordering LGA election
A state high court ordered an election in all the local government areas in the state within 30 days.
Buhari warns lecturers against academic corruption
The president says his administration would not condone any institution or lecturer exploiting students academically.
Nigeria to discourage importation of low quality goods
Government to support efforts targeted at growth of local manufacturing
Fire razes popular Abuja shopping mall, Grand Square
No life was lost as firefighters controlled the situation on time
Femi Adesina, Leo Stan Ekeh call for responsible online journalism
The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, and the Chairman of Zinox Group, Stan Leo Ekeh, have emphasised the need for responsible online journalism in the country. Messrs Adesina and Ekeh spoke on Thursday at the launch of the Guild of Corporate Online Publishers (GOCOP), a body formed by professional […]
Ex-Head of Service, Kifasi, hands over to Oyo-Ita, urges improved welfare for civil servants
Mr. Kifasi apologises to those he offended in the course of his duty
IG of Police, Solomon Arase, sets deadline for spy police to stop wearing police uniform
Mr. Arase has therefore approved the use of a newly designed grey and black trouser as the new uniform to be worn by spy police officers nationwide.
UPDATE: Now confirmed, Amaechi to be screened today
Mr. Amaechi’s screening had been deferred three times as he faces opposition from Peoples Democratic Party caucus in the Senate