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The lawmaker is having difficulty producing the exact dollar bills he got

Several feared dead in Damaturu gun battle

Police begin assessment of casualties in last night attack

With the ban on commercial motorcycles in Jos, commuters have taken to bicycles

Gov. Aliyu calls on FG to release the White Paper on bomb blasts

Governor Aliyu of Niger state says the white paper will reveal those behind the bombings

Army confirms death of one officer in Kaduna attack

A soldier on duty at the Shalom Church of God was killed during Sunday

Kaduna elders avert major religious clash

Another round of crisis was nipped in the bud before it escalates to full blown attacks

Midnight fire guts radiology department of Federal Medical Centre Abeokuta

Fire damages muti-million naira equipment Ogun hospital

Bombs, gunshots rock Damaturu as attackers target Government House

Gunmen believed to be members of the Boko Haram sect have laid siege on the Yobe state capital

Air Nigeria's CEO arrested over N5billion tax debt

FIRS steps up drive to recover over N170.1billion outstanding revenue from corporate entities and individuals

Governor Akpabio, Aviation minister to testify in Dana Air crash probe

Femi Falana, who initiated the inquest, says the airport authorities ignored the distress call made by the pilot of the ill-fated Dana aircraft.

Man, 60, in court for sexually assaulting 8 year old girl

Mr. Ekeh allegedly fingered the primary school pupil in Akure

Kaduna governor relaxes curfew

Kaduna State governor has relaxed the embargo on activities in the state.

Kaduna Governor imposes 24-hour curfew following explosions in Kaduna, Zaria

The governor says the curfew was imposed to avert further loss of lives and destruction of property.

Jonathan expresses sadness over multiple blasts, hands Nigeria to God

The president says he had consolation in God who is capable of handling every situation and healing the nation.

24 feared dead, 125 wounded In Church bombings and reprisal attacks in Zaria, Kaduna

The coordinated bombings in the city has left several dead

PHOTO NEWS: Multiple blasts rock churches in Zaria

The extremist Boko Haram sect is suspected for the explosions

Multiple explosions rock churches in Zaria, Kaduna

The extremist Boko Haram sect is suspected to be behind the blast

BREAKING NEWS: Rival gangs clash in Igbinedion University, students send out distress messages

The students are panicking and sending out distress calls to their parents.

Farouk Lawan gets bail but his police problems not over

A moment of respite for the embattled lawmaker

Alleged $620,000 bribe: Farouk Lawan didn't act alone, says Femi Otedola

The oil mogul says he is convinced Farouk Lawan was only the face of a broad extortionist plot, possibly masterminded by the entire House

Farouk Lawan remains in custody after failing to produce marked dollar bills

In the video, Lawan was seen stuffing wads of dollar bills into his pocket. When his pocket was full, he removed his cap and concealed the remaining wads of dollar bills

President Jonathan summons Babalakin over deadly Lagos-Ibadan expressway

South-West governors are pushing the president to cancel the agreement with Babalakin's company

Malnutrition linked to insecurity in Nigeria

A biochemistry professor of the University of Lagos, Osaretin Ebuehi, corrolate violence and insecurity in Nigeria to poor nutrition

JTF kills 5 gunmen, arrests 7 others in Kano

The Joint Security Task Force killed five gunmen and arrested seven other in Kano on Friday

NECO, post-UTME exams clash

Students seeking admission into Nigerian Universities are caught up in the clash in the NECO and post-UME examinations time-table