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Women group say Katsina Attorney General must resign for defaming rape victims

Attorney General of Katsina State blamed women for rape crimes committed against them.

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Computer Society to honour Obasanjo, Imoke, Ovia

IT association honours former President Olusegun Obasanjo, governor of Rivers State, Liyel Imoke and Jim Ovia.

Jonathan sacks BPE boss, Bolanle Onagoruwa

FG sacks the Director General, Bureau for Public Enterprises, BPE, Bolanle Onagoruwa

Russian firm, UC Rusal, rejects Supreme Court ruling, says it still owns ALSCON

The Company says it will only allow BFIG official for inspection visit

Serial billionaire ‘fraudster’ remanded in prison

The defendant is being prosecuted for three different cases of fraud.

US court dismisses defamation lawsuit against Sahara reporters

The ruling was another win for the news website over lawsuits challenging its stories

Ban congratulates President Ernest Bai Koroma on successful elections in Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone elections held on November 17.

Much-hyped Akwa Ibom e-library still under lock five months after presidential commissioning

Five months after President Goodluck Jonathan flew to Uyo to commission it, the Akwa Ibom e-library is still far from completion

Fayose, asset to PDP, was victimized – Metuh

Tinubu’s firm, others get N90b construction contract in Ogun

The state government said it followed due process in the award.

Fayose, asset to PDP, was victimized – Metuh

This is the third part of an interview with Olisa Metuh.

Nigeria Police to spend N2billion to fight Boko Haram in 2013

The Nigeria Police Force has earmarked N2 billion out of its 2013 budget of N319 billion for logistics, intelligence gathering and purchase of anti-terror equipment in order to step up the war against terror. The Boko Haram insurgency is the most serious terrorism challenge facing Nigeria at this time. Caleb Olubolade, the Minister of Police Affairs, […]

First batch of Dangote graduate truck drivers to complete training in January

The first batch of the 2,000 Dangote graduate drivers trainees will conclude their training in January, 2013, an official has said. The scheme was launched in November at the Nigerian Institute of Transport Technology (NITT). The Director-General of the Institute, Aminu Yusuf, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in […]

Nigeria to buy aircraft for private domestic operators

There are too few aircraft to cater to the over 160 million Nigerians

Abuja University lecturers condemn use of soldiers to eject students

Soldiers whipped UniAbuja students away from the school

Atiku, Soludo advocate abolition of state of origin concept

Nigeria should do away with the state of origin concept, Atiku and Soludo.

Dangote, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundations to kick out polio in Kano

Nigeria is one of the four countries in the world where polio still exists

Ex-banker on two weeks hunger strike goes home

The banker went on a hunger strike to protest the nonpayment of his terminal benefit

Ogun lawmakers jet out to U.S for “legislative rudiments”

The trip is alleged to be an attempt by Mr. Amosun to pacify the lawmakers

Updated: Police confirms losing two officers in SARS Abuja attack

The police said it arrested two of the attackers.

Court fixes dates for trial of former PDP chairman’s son, others

The accused persons are being charged for culpability in the fuel subsidy scam.

Updated: Police Inspector feared dead, 30 inmates released in SARS attack

The police said they have re-arrested 25 of the freed men.

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Breaking News: Gunmen kill ANPP Chairman in Borno LGA

The deceased returned from hajj a couple of days ago.

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My husband denied me sex for 10yrs, I want divorce- woman tells court

The husband said it was the wife that starved him of sex.