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Why I’m in NAN — New MD, Bayo Onanuga

“I will not be an MD that will just sit down in my office; you will see me knocking at your door always.’’

Rashidi Yekini’s children want inquest 4 years after father’s death

Yekini’s two daughters also want a testimonial match for their late father.

In Children’s Day message, Buhari reaffirms commitment to electoral promises

The president urges children to exhibit the virtues of handwork and discipline.

Real Reason Amaechi turned against Jonathan – Ibim Semenitari

A PDP insider, Dan Kunle, also shared, for the first time, deep secrets about why the party is now in disarray.

Labour leader, Joe Ajaero

Labour will only accept a minimum wage govt can pay – NLC factional leader

The Ajaero faction wants N90,000 as the new minimum wage.

UNESCO Director-General welcomes freeing of Azerbaijan journalists, Khadija Ismayilova

Ms. Ismayilova is laureate of UNESCO Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize 2016

Omisore threatens to sue EFCC, demands N500 million

Mr. Omisore says declaring him wanted is “malicious”.

Nigerian govt. closes case against Orubebe, ex-minister to open defence

Mr. Orubebe will open his defence on May 31.

Arms Deal: How I received N108m from Badeh – Witness

Justice Abang adjourned to June 14, 15 and 16, 2016 for further hearing.

Nigerian govt. begins process of appointing ambassadors, says minister

The minister explains the delay in making the appointments.

PDP Crisis: Why court sacked Makarfi, reinstated Modu Sheriff

Two senior lawyers clash over who should represent PDP.


Nigeria deploys experts to tackle massive tomato scarcity

A big basket of tomatoes that went for N3000 to N3500 now sells for N28,000 to N29,000.

Buhari appoints new Comptroller-General of Nigeria Immigration

Mr. Babandede was first appointed last week.

Nigeria receives record drug donation to fight worm disease

Nigeria is the world’s most endemic country for schistosomiasis

Borno Emirs return home, two years after fleeing Boko Haram insurgents

Three emirs have yet to return to their bases.


Why I need to go abroad for surgery – Metuh

Mr. Metuh says he abandoned his political career because of his health.

Real reason Governor Oshiomhole sacked Abdul Oroh

Mr. Oroh is a victim of the intense political battle in the state

FILE PHOTO: A cross section of the intending Pilgrims from Bayelsa State, during the Flag-off ceremony of the Pilot Scheme of the Easter Pilgrimage exercise 2012 in Port Harcourt.

Nigerian Christians Pilgrims Commission gets new executive secretary

Mr. Uja becomes the second executive Secretary of the NCPC, after pioneer secretary, John-Kennedy Opara.

Igwe Vincent Ilo, father of OSIWA Country Director, Jude Ilo,buried in Enugu

Sympathizers described the later monarch as a forthright man who detested bribery and short cuts.

File Photo: JAMB examination in a centre in Abuja

2015 Nov/Dec WASSCE: WAEC cancels results of candidates involved in malpractices

The committee meets twice a year, to consider matters relating to the conduct of the WASSCE for school candidates and private candidates

Presbyterian Church condemns Nigerian govt’s alleged plan to merge religious studies in schools

The church calls on the federal government to punish all perpetrators of terror among herdsmen.

EFCC’s treatment of Fani-Kayode ‘inhuman’, aide alleges

The aide says Mr. Fani-Kayode is being mistreated in gross abuse of court processes

Dasuki in court

Court overrules Nigerian govt on lawyer’s access to Dasuki

The court orders a neutral place for Mr. Dasuki to brief lawyers

Aminu Tambuwal, Sokoto State Governor

Sokoto Governor, Tambuwal, establishes Due Process Office

The state government appoints an executive secretary for the new office.

Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky

Shi’ite Leader, El-Zakzaky, sues Nigerian govt. for prolonged detention

The spiritual leader has been in detention since December last year after his sect clashed with the Nigerian military