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Buhari was misquoted, says El-Rufai

Nasir El-Rufai argues that if PDP does not intend to rig the 2015 elections, it should not be bothered about General Buhari's remark

Rivers Govt. set to demolish Abonnema Wharf Waterfront again

Rivers state will carry on the demolition of structures on its water front

Lectures resume at UNILAG after 3-day mourning for VC

Business activities resume in University of Lagos as May 31 has been selected for the late vice-chancellor's interment

Female cops get the spousal nod

Why would a male police not be subjected to the same inhibitions of

BREAKING NEWS: Explosion rocks Port Harcourt

Two people are feared dead in the explosion

Group wants Lagos govt to act fast on Kidnapping

The way to tackle the challenge, the group said in their statement, is a pro-active and dynamic enforcement measure, with strong input from the state government, the police, the media and the citizenry

Lobi, Flying Eagles play draw in friendly

Nigeria Premier League- lobi stars fought a good battle against Nigeria's U-20 team on Wednesday

Oba of Benin honours former FIRS boss, Omogui-Okauru

Former FIRS boss will be honoured by the Oba of Benin for her meritorious service to the nation

Bafyau's death colossal loss to Labour, says Edo governor

The governor of Edo State, commiserates with the family of the Pascal Bafyau, a former NLC president

EFFC prosecutes Congolese for unlawful possession of fake US dollars

The accused is granted bail based on the National Refugee Asylums Certificate

African policy makers to debate urban transformation in Lagos

"For Africa's expanding cities to function in the future, policy makers need new and innovative approaches to urban development, infrastructure, environmental issues, transportation, social services and housing.

Nigeria, Mauritius agree to cooperate on capital market regulation

The MoU is one of the nine the country has entered into with various countries to strengthen capital market regulatory functions

FG to intervene in Lagos doctors’ crisis, says Labour Minister

Labour minister threatens to intervene in the ongoing labour crisis between doctors and the Lagos state governor

Ebonyi Govt. closes 17 illegal schools in Abakaliki

Ebonyi state says it carried out appropriate investigations and found the schools wanting in acceptable standards

Businessman allegedly swindled by MKO Abiola’s son falls sick in court

A witness in the N35.5m fraud case against the late MKO Abiola

PHCN owes over N88.44 bn on gas supplies – Nnaji

Power minister says the PHCN owes billions of naira to five entities billions for gas

FEC approves N1.73bn aircraft for Customs service

FEC approves monies for the a surveillance aircraft and forest reclamation

Security agents uncover bombs, guns, ammunition in Kogi forest

The SSS has found illegal ammunitions in a forest between Edo and Kogi State.

NDLEA arrests 47 in Niger, seize 122kg of illicit drugs

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency says it has arrested people involved in drug related crimes

Clash between Fashola, doctors supporters averted in court

Pro-Fashola and pro-doctors supporters in Lagos turn out to render their support at the resumed hearings in Lagos

Former NLC president, Pascal Bafyau, passes away

Pascal Bafyau, a former president of the Nigeria Labour Congress is dead

ICPC uncovers massive fraud in Abuja's land administration system

The ICPC has indicted the FCT administration of gross sleaze in land management.

Kano marries off 100 women in mass wedding

The first batch of widows and divorcees have been married off in Kano with the government paying the bride price

Kano High Court sentences man to death by hanging

The 24 year old man has been convicted of killing his parents and three siblings in September 2010

Government says Boko Haram has killed 308 people in 118 attacks

Police Minister says that new policies are being put in place to strengthen the Nigerian police Picture