IGP Idris denies stammering video, but Nigerians want ‘original’ clip
The police chief appeared to struggle to read from a prepared speech at an event in Kano Monday.
Ekwunife, Danbazzau, others head APC state congresses committees
The party on Saturday holds congresses nationwide to elect state executive committees which include the traditional 17-member State Working Committees.
Army arrests 40 suspects, recovers 400 jerry cans of petrol from vandals
The suspects were arrested at different places between Lagos and Ogun states
Shoe polish donation: Shettima queries commissioner for ’embarrassing’ government
The official explains reasons for his action.
Nigeria introduces biometric registration to curb farmers/herders crisis
The government seeks to balance the free movement treaty and internal security challenges.
World Hypertension Day: Be active, do exercise to avoid disease – Experts
Regular brisk walking increases pump rate of blood and helps strengthen the heart and lungs, they say.
Nigeria lags behind smaller African countries in productivity, competitiveness – Minister
The minister says the noticeable lapses in productivity needs to be addressed.
Revenue generating agencies underpaid N526bn, $21bn to government coffers – NEC
All the revenue generating agencies such as the NNPC, NPA, Customs and others were found culpable.”
Accused turns prosecution witness in ex-NSA Dasuki’s new trial
The ex-NSA is accused of mismanaging billions of naira.
Fraud: Court refuses to unfreeze Shagaya’s N1.9bn account
The EFCC claims that N3.3 billion was realised from Shagaya’s ‘fraudulent’ activities in NNPC.
Blind septuagenarian arraigned for allegedly aiding robbery suspect evade arrest
The suspect denies the charges.
Nigerian Army takes delivery of ammunition to boost fight against terrorism
The consignment received included rockets, bullets and projectiles.
Lagos, other African cities, pledge to cut climate emissions to zero by 2050
The transition to zero emissions will require drastic changes in lifestyle of Nigerians.
Senator in EFCC custody for allegedly receiving N1.1bn vehicles from Omokore
The senator evaded arrest for several months, the EFCC explains.
Health Workers’ Strike: Why negotiations are slow — JOHESU
The minister’s ‘body language’ is escalating the matter, a frustrated official says.
Nigerian university workers warn they may resume strike
The workers are also angry government is giving approvals for establishment of too many new universities.
Birnin Gwari: 10 feared killed as armed bandits attack Kaduna communities
The army has now launched a forward battalion in the local government.
World Hypertension Day: Doctors advise Nigerians on disease, prevention, treatment
They lament the low level of awareness of the disease in the country.
Dont link me or Saraki with suspected cultists – Kwara Governor
The governor’s denial comes on the heels of a similar outcry by the Senate President.
Italy’s Buffon to play last game for Juventus Saturday
Buffon did not say whether he was retiring from the sport altogether.
2018 Budget: 2.3m bpd oil benchmark too optimistic — Group
The group also says Nigeria is spending too much on debt servicing.