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Police arrest mother for allegedly killing her two children

The woman allegedly said she gave her children a substance gotten from a cleric to drink.

Nigeria Police Patrol

Nigeria police officers warned against corrupt practices

Police boss says force needs tactical and managerial skills.

Gunmen kill police officer in Benue

Bawa Ekoja was a police sergeant

Sallah: Transporters attribute low patronage of parks to insecurity

Commuters complain of insecurity at parks.

Nigerian First Lady, Patience Jonathan, canvases reproductive health policies

Mrs. Jonathan advocated compulsory health education of adolescent and young adult females on factors associated with cervical cancer.

Obanikoro calls for trucks’ holding bay in Lagos

Mr. Obanikoro said the permanent bay would keep the trucks and trailers off the road

Prof. Bamidele Omotale

E-learning answer to Nigerian universities’ problems – OAU Vice Chancellor

The Obafemi Awolowo University has launched an E-learning school

Jonathan condoles with El-Rufai over son’s death

Hamza El-Rufai died in a motor accident on Tuesday morning.

UPDATE: Commonwealth Games: Nigerian gold medallist, Chika Amalaha, accused of doping, suspended

Officials have now requested a B sample test on the athlete.

Former FCT Minister, Nasir El-Rufai loses son in auto crash

The former minister had on November 26, 2011 lost his eldest daughter, Yasmine, who suddenly passed away in her London apartment.

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INEC accredits 29 observer groups for Osun governorship election

The incumbent governor is among the 20 candidates in the election

Politicians who share money, gifts for votes are liars- Amosun

Mr. Amosun said distributing money cannot solve the problems of the electorate.

Police arrest Civil Defence operative for alleged arms deal

The 33-year-old suspect, who was attached to NSCDC headquarters in Minna, was arrested at Fadikpe area of Chachanga Local Government Area

Ibraheem El-Zakzaky

CAN commiserates with Islamic scholar, Zakzaky, for loss of sons

The umbrella of Christians in Nigeria condemned the latest bomb blast in Kano

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.

Asaba power sub-station to be inaugurated Aug. 28

The launching was earlier billed for Monday.

UNESCO tasks Nigerian Govt. on adult illiteracy, Out-of-School children

“That the issue of youth and adult illiteracy be adequately addressed”.

Oil Theft: JTF commander pleads for more gunboats

The gunboats are needed to combat oil theft.

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

CAN Condemns Kaduna, Kano Bomb Blasts

CAN says attacks were a clear indication of the perpetrators’ inclination to evil and disregard for the true God.