Monkeypox: Suspected cases in Nigeria spread to 11 states – Minister

Only three cases have actually been confirmed to be monkeypox.


TIMELINE: How the battles between NPA and Atiku’s Intels unfolded

We chronicle the fierce exchanges and policy somersaults at the centre of the prolonged disagreement.

Cattle herd

Plateau Killings: Adamawa governor offers to broker peace between Fulani, farmers

“I am in a good position to intercede, if it is established that Fulani people are involved in the hostilities.”

Iranian Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Khamenei

Khamenei says Iran will ‘shred’ nuclear deal if U.S. quits it

“Europe must stand against practical measures (taken) by America.”

Major General Emmanuel Atewe (LEFT), Josephine Otuaga and Kime Enguzu on their way to court

N8.5 billion corruption trial of major general adjourned

A former NIMASA chief is also being prosecuted for the alleged fraud.

Gov Rochas of Imo state honours President Zuma with a medallion [Photo: Nigerian Monitor]

I owe no apology for inviting Zuma, erecting his statue – Okorocha

The governor explains why he invites the South African

UNILORIN entrance

UNILORIN student dies five days to convocation

Miss Oloriegbe was a second class upper graduand of Electrical Engineering.

Jubril Adewale Tinubu

UPDATED: Oando Crisis deepens as SEC suspends sale of shares

The company has been enmeshed in crisis since its last shareholders meeting.

President Muhammadu Buhari-at-FEC Meeting

Buhari presides over FEC, leaves for Turkey

The meeting started 10 a.m.

Patience Jonathan

How Jonathan’s aide allegedly helped Patience launder N5.1 billion, Witness tells Court

The ex-presidential aide is being prosecuted by the EFCC.

House of Reps

Nigerians are suffering, lawmakers tell Buhari

The house also considers FCT budget.

Kenya on map

Top Kenyan election official resigns, flees country ahead of presidential poll

The official fled to New York but did not identify who was threatening her.


What I’ll do as Yoruba’s new Aare Onakakanfo – Gani Adams

The OPC leader was appointed by the Alaafin of Oyo.

Abandoned structure beside the Federal Secretariat in Abuja

SHOCKING: The shanty, dumpsite concealed within Nigeria’s Federal Secretariat

Officialdom claims ignorance of the bustling slum cum mini-dumpsite housing poor Nigerians within the federal secretariat.

john bray

U.S. trains 25 Nigerian journalists on data journalism

US officials restate the country’s determination to assist Nigerian media.

Former President Goodluck Jonathan

PDP Convention: ‘We’re finished if we elect wrong chairman, spokesperson’ – Jonathan

The former president says PDP must migrate from the ruling party to opposition for the purpose of stabilising the country’s democracy

President Buhari

2019: Buhari remains only credible candidate – Gov. Ortom

The governor says as of now only Buhari can take Nigeria out of its current challenges


LAUTECH lecturers call off strike, resume Monday

The crisis-prone university will now begin the second semester of the 2016/2017 session.


Real Madrid vs Tottenham (LIVE UPDATES): Spurs face daunting task at Bernabeu

Both teams are without some star players.

Nigerian Senate

Senate urges Buhari to appoint separate power minister

Under the Buhari administration the ministry of power is merged with that of works and housing headed by former Lagos governor Babatunde Fashola

President Muhammadu Buhari in his office

Buhari signs bill establishing University of Petroleum Resources

The president pledges to support the development of Niger Delta.

Nigerian Mobile Police Officers [Photo Credit:]

Another Plateau community attacked, houses burnt – Police

The police have deployed mobile police officers to troubled areas.

Akinwumi Adesina

World Food Prize: Africa spends $35bn annually on food imports – Adesina

The AfDB president says Africa is the only region of the world where its proportion of the population that is food insecure is on the increase

Nigerian Senate

Declare state of emergency in education sector, Senate urges Nigerian govt

The lawmakers urged the TRCN to be more vibrant.

FILE PHOTO: President Muhammadu Buhari,and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (middle) and other party leaders, pose for snapshot after a meeting with APC governors.

Governors ask Buhari for full payment of Paris Club refund

The governors say their first spending had been reconciled.