Falana asks Fashola to replace Chair of panel investigating destruction of BRT buses by soldiers
Mr. Falana argues that the Chairperson of the panel is a prosecution witness in a criminal case that is before the Lagos State High Court.
UNESCO tasks Nigerian Govt. on adult illiteracy, Out-of-School children
“That the issue of youth and adult illiteracy be adequately addressed”.
Nigerian Govt. still open to negotiations to free Chibok girls – Nigeria’s UN envoy
The UN envoy, Joy Ogwu, says Nigerians have not given up hope on rescuing Chibok girls.
Why I Can’t Go Into Alliance With Omisore – Osun LP Guber candidate
Mr. Akinbade says teaming with Mr. Omisore would be politically disastrous
Nigerian Government sets aside N220 billion for SMEs
States can access up to about N2billion from the fund.
Jonathan orders replacement of crashed Air Force helicopter
A NAF Mi-35 crashed Monday, killing the pilot.
Chibok Schoolgirls: Nigerian Government’s Refusal Of Assistance Not Helping Rescue – SERAP
SERAP says the government does not have unchecked right to refuse genuine assistance in the case of the Chibok schoolgirls
Nigerian Govt. To Complete Abuja Airport Remodelling December
The Abuja Light Rail will be completed May 2-15, the contractors say
Benin Republic Arrest Nigerian Oil-bunkering Vessel, 4 Suspects
It was not immediately clear where the ship and its crew were heading when the incident occurred
Jonathan seeks closer partnership between Nigeria, OPEC nations
The president says closer ties will open up more opportunities for investment
Immigration Arrests Human Trafficking Kingpin, 5 victims In Katsina
The victims are usually sent to Europe via Libya.
Eid-el-fitri: Nigerian Govt. declares Monday, Tuesday public holidays
The holidays will mark the end of Ramadan
Tougher sanctions await reckless drivers – New FRSC boss
Mr. Oyeyemi commends President Goodluck Jonathan for appointing a career staff as the new FRSC boss.
NYSC vows to sanction corps members forging medical report for redeployment
The NYSC says many medical reports are fake.
South-East APC angry over plot to impeach Enugu deputy governor
Rights group, HURIWA, also warns that the gale of impeachment and threats of impeachment is adversely affecting the country.
CAN-America condemns Ezekwesili’s airport detention
The group says Monday’s arrest of the former minister was unnecessary.
#BringBackOurGirls: Campaigners to hold conferences around the world
Wednesday marks the 100th day of the girls stay in captivity.
Experts urge govt to review policy on maternity leave
Family consultants and experts advocate for maternity and paternity leave.
Nigerian women begin vigil for abducted Chibok schoolgirls
The women believe God will cause the release of the girls.
Compass Newspaper: UNILAG Professor blasts paper for ‘pay-as-you-go’ policy
The University Don says the New Nigerian Compass newspaper’s pay-as-you-go policy cannot work.
CISLAC demands audit of Nigeria’s defence spending since 1999
>The group asks the Nigerian Government to exchange the nation’s resource, such as crude oil, for military hardware