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FRSC, NIMC to harmonize biometric data

The two offices agree to work together as directed by the president.

“Hangry”, 22 other new words added to Oxford Dictionaries

Oxford University Press has released its quarterly update of new words.

Buhari appoints SGF, Chief of Staff, others

The appointments are with effect from today, August 27, 2015.

I never said Jonathan fought corruption in more civilised manner than Buhari — Falana

“I never made such a stupid statement. Hence, the “suggestion” ascribed to me is grossly misleading and downright dishonest.”


Salary backlog: Banks begin disbursement of bailout to states

The DMO boss said the debt restructuring was open to all the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory.

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Nigeria’s electricity generation hits new peak — Transmission Company

The sector now aims at achieving 5,000 megawatts in a short time.

IAAF World Championships: AFN clears the air on Okagbare’s 200m miss

Okagbare is now in a race against time as the 4x100m event starts in Saturday.

UNILAG releases Post-UTME results

Over 17,000 candidates passed with a score of 40 per cent and above.

President Muhammadu Buhari talking

Buhari registers for national identity card

Mr. Buhari said registering to get the national identity card is important to help with population figure.

Why ex-militants’ foreign tuition, allowances are delayed, says Amnesty office

The amnesty office says the CBN is working with the Accountant-General of the Federation, to process the required cash backing to pay.

Former Nigeria`s, President Goodluck Jonathan

Groups accuse Jonathan of sponsoring campaign against Buhari’s corruption war

“The groups noted that no nation develops when high profile thieves are parading as leaders and are prowling the political space with impunity.

NSRP trains media marketing executives on revenue drive

The participants, drawn from the print, online, radio and television

Contract Inflation: BPP has saved Nigeria N659 bn, says DG

The figure covers between 2009 and 2014.

APGA increases governorship form to N6m in Kogi, Bayelsa

The initial rate was N1.5 million.

​​​Renovation of Boko Haram-hit UN office nears completion​​ — Official​

A wreath was laid in honour of the victims.

Soldier tells tribunal how lawmaker was caught with 4000 PVCs during election

“As our boss was trying to call his superior, another call came in and ordered that we release the man with the cartons of cards immediately”.

Dogara wants “godfatherism”, corruption “killed”

Mr. Dogara says godfathers rests on the insecurity of those they claimed to have helped into power.

U.S. soldiers

Explosion rocks U.S. military base

Urban said the cause of the explosion was under investigation.

UN scribe, Ban Ki-Moon, arrives Nigeria for 2-day visit

The UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-Moon, arrived in Nigeria on Sunday for a two-day official visit. , the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Ban, who arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, at 4.15p.m., was received by Bulus Lolo, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The UN Resident Coordinator, Daouda Toure, UNFPA Executive […]

8 countries arrive Abuja for Pan-African Science Olympiad

The Pan-African Science Olympiad is a competition for gifted and brilliant secondary school students in the sciences.

President Muhammadu Buhari talking

Buhari thanks Emir Sanusi for voluntary Hajj duties

In accepting this voluntary offer of service, the President made it clear that there will be no government funds involved in the mission by the respected Emir.

SSANU threatens nationwide strike over funding of universities’ staff schools

“In spite of appeals from concerned stakeholders, the government seemed resolute on going ahead with the planned privatisation.”

PDP Commences e-registration of members

The e-registration will commence in Edo State.

Nigeria governors to meet UN leader, Ban Ki Moon, Sunday

Sunday’s trip is the second to Nigeria for the UN leader since his election in January 2007.

Nigeria losing $2.9bn yearly to tax waivers – Report

Nigeria and three other ECOWAS members are losing $9.6 billion annually to corporate tax waivers.