Alamieyeseigha’s Pardon: Nigeria alienated; Bill Gates arrives Ghana
The Nigerian child’s health is the first casualty of President Jonathan’s sympathy for corruption. Nigeria this week began to feel the full impact of the diplomatic row it sparked with the United States after pardoning corrupt ex-convicts and a rapist. And the health of the Nigerian child is the first casualty. The first backlash appears […]
Agric Minister, CBN Governor, others shun University of Agriculture program
The dignitaries almost caused the event to flop.
Nigerian government will ensure equitable distribution of projects, Jonathan says
The president said this in his address to a 16-member delegation of the Southern Kaduna Consultative forum.
Ribadu proposes twin strategy to contain Boko Haram insurgency
The former anti-corruption chief said it would be wrong to characterise the insurgents as ghosts.
Zenith Bank Basketball League: First Bank maintains Group B lead
First Deep Water are top of Group A of the Nigerian women basketball league.
INEC considers Akpabio’s rigging “pre-election matter”
Mr. Akpabio had admitted to have rigged the 2007 senatorial election on camera. The Independent National Electoral Commission said on Monday that it considers the self-confessed manipulation of the 2007 senatorial election by Akwa Ibom state Governor, Godswill Akpabio, a pre-election matter it cannot respond to. Mr. Akpabio admitted in a video published by PREMIUM […]
Update: Two confirmed dead in Kano tanker explosion
The explosion occurred on Monday morning.
CAN blames Boko Haram insurgency on political leaders
The Kwara Chairman of CAN said politicians play politics with religion.
Central African Republic leader, Bozize, flees to Cameroon
The rebels are already fighting among themselves.
APGA crisis: Appeal Court to rule on Umeh’s application April 8
The Nigerian political party is split into different factions.
Adoke’s Justice Ministry, Lamorde’s EFCC flout court order on Cecilia Ibru’s asset
The court had issued the EFCC a three-day ultimatum to declare the asset recovered Mrs. Ibru.
Nigeria records high voluntary repartees from Switzerland, says Ambassador
A lot of Nigerians leave the country seeking for greener pastures in European countries, including Switzerland.
Akpabio denies rigging election, claims he was misunderstood
The Akwa Ibom Governor blamed ‘mischief makers’ for the report.
Court orders NNPC Pension Fund to pay retirees N500m
Former staff of the NNPC challenged the non-payment of reviewed pension arrears.
Nigerian government advised to revive parks, recreation centres
Well-maintained parks, museums and galleries would attract foreign tourists.
N500mn fraud: EFCC not serious about trying me, Lagos Speaker, Ikuforiji, tells court
The defence wants the case dismissed for “lack of diligent prosecution”.
Nigerian players depart for junior table tennis championship on Friday
The competition is scheduled to hold between March 28 and April 7 in Hammanet, Tunisia.
Chelsea owner, Abramovich, not detained in U.S.- spokesman
The billionaire’s spokesperson said he has not been detained.
Central African Republic rebel chief to keep power-sharing government
The power-sharing government composed of rebels, civilian opposition and Bozize loyalists.