National Honours: Indicted recipients to lose awards, says Jonathan
National Honours: Indicted recipients to lose award- President Jonathan
New Methodist Chapel to be built in birth place of Christianity in Nigeria
The 170 year old church says it will build a cathedral at a site in Badagry “where Christianity was first preached in Nigeria.”
NDLEA arrests palm wine tapper, wife over Indian hemp farm in Osogbo
The suspect said he ventured into the more profitable trade to raise funds for his father’s burial.
Hippopotamuses may attack Adamawa community, expert warns
The ministry of environment says that residents should play local drums to drive the hippos away.
Stakeholders divided on planned introduction of Chinese language
Members of the public have expressed different opinions on the plan to introduce Chinese language in public schools.
Government fails to ‘diligently’ prosecute alleged gunrunner linked to VP Sambo
The Nigerian Army and the State Security Service apparently lost the zeal to prosecute the accused persons.
No staff audit, no minimum wage, Fayemi tells striking Ekiti council workers
Governor Fayemi calls the bluff of striking workers in Ekiti State.
Hajj Commission to commence airlift of pilgrims, September 19
Over 500 persons will be airlifted to Saudi Arabia on Wednesday September 19.
Update: Boko Haram leader killed, others arrested, says security agents
Security operatives carried out a successful raid against the sect’s leaders in Kano.
President Jonathan says he’s performed well, releases scorecard
President Jonathan says he’s recorded giant steps in the drive to make Nigeria a better place for all.
Flood displaces 11,500 people in Kano, Jigawa – NEMA
Over 10 thousand of the victims were displaced in Kano.
President Jonathan blocks governors from visiting First Lady in German hospital
Under strict instruction from President Goodluck Jonathan, the Nigerian ambassador to Germany, Abdu Abubakar, made sure a delegation of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, which recently visited Germany, had no access to First Lady Patience, who is currently on admission in a hospital in the country. The governors, who had visited Germany to deepen their knowledge […]
Demolition: Ogun assures property owners adequate compensation
The government officials said the project was to the benefit of the residents.
Jonathan gives national awards, cash to 2012 Paralympics gold medalists
President Goodluck Jonathan on Saturday in Abuja rewarded members of the Nigerian team to the 2012 Paralympics Games and the national under-20 women football team. At a reception held for both teams at the State House Banquet Hall, Mr. Jonathan announced the conferment of the Member of the Order of Niger (MON) on six 2012 […]