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Death toll in Kano attack rises to 18

Police in Kaduna says 18 people have been killed in the crisis

INVESTIGATION: Much hyped Akwa Ibom "e-library" has no website

Akwa Ibom state builds an e-library without a website. Yet the governor claims books can be downloaded from remote locations

HIV/AIDS: WHO earmarks N10m for condoms in Adamawa

The WHO says the condoms will help reduce the rising spate of HIV/AIDS

Patience Jonathan bags UN Africa's Tourism Ambassador award

A UN organ has named Patience Jonathan a tourism ambassador

Insecurity: Northern youth blast Mark for blaming elders

Northern youth say that senate president has not been in the forefront of the fight against insecurity

SSS dismisses 2 operatives accused of armed robbery

The SSS has dismissed two of its operatives who were charged to court by the police for alleged armed robbery

FG, EPIC Oil to create 100,000 jobs through new refinery

The new refinery to be located in President Jonathan

Corporal,10 others killed during attack on Kano formations, police say

Kano State police say at least 10 gunmen have been killed by its officials while several others escaped with gunshot wounds

UNILORIN expels 13 students for misconduct

The students have been expelled for such offenses as

NPA unmoved by plight of retirees

The Nigerian Ports Authority appears unshaken by the plight of its aged retirees as it has refused to comply with directives from the Supreme Court

Federal Government denies losing two US accounts over money laundering

The Federal Government says the allegations that it lost two of its US accounts over money laundering are false and malicious

Obasanjo

After much ado, The Ogun State electoral commission has given the Obasanjo led faction of Ogun PDP, the go ahead to contest the local government elections in the state.

2 SSS officials remanded for alleged armed robbery

2 officials of the State Security Service have been accused of robbery

Electrocution: Ajimobi orders demolition of structures in Apata Market

The market located in the path of a high tension cable is to be relocated

SERVICOM review tops agenda for Wednesday

FEC to deliberate on ways to strengthen SERVICOM to make it more functional

Jonathan fires NNPC boss, Austen Oniwon, names Andrew Yakubu as replacement

The president's new appointments areexpected to overhaul the oil and gas sector

Gitto, church gift donor to Jonathan's Otueke, dies of depression

Mr. Gitto, whose company donated the controversial "Church gift" to Otueke, President Jonathan's hometown, has died.

New National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, assumes duty

The new NSA immediate challenge is to reign in the extremist Boko Haram sect

Fresh explosions rock Kano, Damaturu

Kano residents report a fresh round of explosions and shooting

One feared dead in Abuja ghastly accident

Nnamdi Azikiwe Highway has 10 lanes, yet car crashes are common on the road.

How Jonathan should tackle the Boko Haram challenge – Fani-Kayode

Former Nigeria's Aviation minister warns that dire consequences will follow dialogue with the terrorist Boko Haram sect in a video interview with PREMIUM TIMES.

Commercial activities pick up in Kaduna

People thronged the markets and open banks in Kaduna following the relaxed curfew

AU congratulates Egypt

AU applauds Egypt on the peaceful election of the her new president

UNILORIN expels 13 students for misconduct

The students have been expelled for such offences as

DPR finds illegal jetty in Lagos

The monitoring team of the DPR discovered an illegal jetty in Apapa, Lagos