Nigerian workers to get new minimum wage before 2019 polls – Ngige
National Minimum Wage Negotiation Committee says it will submit its report September 30.
2019: APC presidential hopeful withdraws, blames high cost of form
Mr Alkali says the high cost of nomination forms deprives many youth the opportunity to vie for elective posts.
SpaceX to reveal identity of passenger on world’s first private trip around the moon
The Company said more details would be made available on Monday.
NFF Elections: Maigari, Ogunjobi battle to unseat Pinnick as president
No Nigerian has headed the NFF for more than four years at a stretch.
Three women get 45 days imprisonment for fighting in Abuja
The judge however, gave the convicts an option to pay N3, 000 fine each.
Man, 45, tells court 14-year-old minor is his girlfriend
Mr Ave allegedly deceived and took the minor away from her parents since August 25.
U.S. concerned about currency swaps between Africa, China
Nigeria is the third African nation to agree a currency swap deal with China.
NEMA receives 9,822 stranded Nigerians in 18 months – Official
Majority of the returnees were from Libya.
NIS seizes 436 voter cards, 192 National ID slips from foreigners
729 irregular migrants were also repatriated by the command.
Boko Haram: Islamic group sensitises 45,075 youth on true meaning of jihad
The group says the re-orientation will help reduce youth’s vulnerability to Boko Haram’s propaganda.
Pope accepts resignation of U.S. bishop accused of sexual harassment
Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Monsignor Michael Bransfield.
Minimum Wage: Workers declare support for NLC over ultimatum to Nigerian govt
The Labour leaders had on Wednesday cautioned the federal government against foot-dragging on the new minimum wage.
Court dissolves four-year-old marriage over religious difference
The man said he could no longer tolerate his wife not worshipping with him.
How soldiers repelled Boko Haram attack in “fierce battle” – Official
The insurgents attacked a military base at about 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday.
Six Nigerian officials rewarded for foiling escape of prisoners
The prisons officials foiled the escape on May 5.
Court orders flogging of man for causing public nuisance
Markus Joshua was convicted on a count charge of causing public nuisance.
Police arrest alleged killers of Nigerian Catholic priest
The police also arrested thieves who confessed to stealing corpse from a mortuary.
2019: Edwin Clark’s wife battles Amosun for Ogun central seat
Mrs Shodipo-Clark calls for more representation of the womenfolk in the National Assembly.