Nigeria’s survival depends on development of science, technology- Jonathan
Three professors were given national honours.
Single tenure: Investigate Ekweremadu now, CNPP tells SSS
Says seven-year single tenure will be a disservice to Nigeria.
Update: Abuja Conoil fire: NNPC allay fears about safety of its building
Explosion fuelled speculations about possible attack.
PDP negotiates with Kwakwanso, Amaechi, other aggrieved governors – Metuh
The five aggrieved governors have joined the APC.
BREAKING NEWS: Nigerian government re-opens Abuja airport
The government shut the airport since morning.
Nigeria loses N50 billion annually to fire, says minister
The fifth National Council on Fire was held in Abeokuta.
Ukraine police give protesters deadline, ministers urge calm
About 3,000 demonstrators, evoking memories of the 2004-5 “Orange Revolution”, have set up an encampment at the Independence Square.
Malaria: Nigerian government distributes 57.7 million bed nets in 4 years – Official
The official asked the media to create more awareness about malaria.
Amaechi, Okonjo-Iweala in fresh war of words over Nigeria’s crude oil earnings
The Rivers governor challenged the minister to respond to Rivers’ enquiry.
Breaking News: Fire fighters put out Abuja Conoil filling station fire
The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained.
Court dismisses residents’ suit against Abuja Minister
The residents did not want Tudun Wada village in Lugbe, Abuja destroyed.
Lagos, Rivers, Delta lead others in internally generated revenue, IGR
A large part of Lagos revenue is from workers tax.
Why we shut Abuja airport – Minister
A Saudi Arabian plane blocked the runway. The Aviation Minister, Stella Oduah, has explained why the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport was shut down on Thursday. In a statement by her Special Assistant of Media, Joe Obi, the minister confirmed that all flights into Abuja have been temporarily suspended till further notice. The minister’s spokesperson said, […]
UPDATE: Arik, Aero cancel all flights from Abuja as airport remains shut
13:34 UPDATE Arik, Aero cancel all flights from Abuja as airport remains shut The two major functional domestic airlines in Nigeria, Aero Contractors and Arik Air, have cancelled all their flights from Abuja airport on Thursday. This is due to the shutdown of the airport by aviation authorities since early Thursday morning. The airlines announced […]
National Conference: Yoruba leaders seek Jonathan’s active involvement
A three-member committee was formed to harmonise the Yoruba agenda.
APC warns PDP, Presidency against removing Kwankwaso, Amaechi, others from office
Says it has irrefutable evidence on the plot to remove five PDP governors who recently join it.
ASUU members, others eulogise Festus Iyayi at UNIBEN, UI
Festus Iyayi was a former ASUU President.
Maiduguri residents express joy over return of GSM services
GSM services were shut in Borno for over seven months.
Don’t let declaration of Boko Haram as terrorists affect Nigerians travelling to U.S., Sambo tells American delegation
The U.S. delegation was led by an Assistant Secretary of States.