Elections: Nigerian govt vows to deport illegal immigrants
NIS says only foreigners accredited by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as election observers will be allowed to observe the elections.
Gov. Wike blames Amaechi for Justice Onnoghen’s travails
The minister denies the allegation.
FACT-CHECK: How accurate are claims made by Buhari, Osinbajo at #TheCandidates event
While Mr Buhari largely parried questions directed at him, Mr Osinbajo engaged the audience more.
Ghanaian politician who threatened slain undercover reporter leaves country
Kennedy Agyapong departs for China after he was questioned by the police over Wednesday night’s murder of Ahmed Hussein-Suale.
Farmers-Herders Conflicts: Buhari, Atiku campaign manifestos lack solutions
Throughout 2017, killings resulting from the conflict regularly featured in media reports.
Opponent asks Buhari to increase 2019 budget to N15 trillion
Mr Fasua says Nigeria has one of the lowest buget to GDP ratios in the world
El-Rufai condemns South-south governors over position on Onnoghen’s trial
Senior lawyers have expressed opposition to the CJN’s trial.
Minimum Wage: Consultation moves to Council of State
Government vows to present the bill to the National Assembly by January 23.
2019 Elections: INEC delists APC candidates from National Assembly elections in Rivers, Zamfara
INEC released the official list of presidential, senatorial and House of Representatives candidates on Thursday in line with its timetable.
Opposition raises concern over Buhari’s fitness as president again misspeaks at rally
Mr Buhari was in Delta State to campaign for re-election.
Four Nigerians shortlisted for Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation
Ms Kperrun is the first Nigerian woman to make the shortlist since the prize’s inception.
EXCLUSIVE: IGP Mohammed Adamu: The 15 DIGs, AIGs who may be forced to retire
PREMIUM TIMES identifies 15 top police officers who were either seniors or coursemates of Mr Adamu, who emerged inspector-general on Tuesday.
Buhari campaigns in Delta, insists on going after corrupt Nigerians
The president also addresses the perceived lopsidedness in the current anti-graft war.
Herders/farmers conflict, complex, regional – Interior Minister
The official also explains how best the conflict could be tackled.
UPDATED: One shot, police vehicle burnt as violence mars PDP rally
One person was reportedly shot dead at the rally.
Programme to reduce lead poisoning in Nigerian communities yielding result — Study
The study shows the scheme brought extraordinary improvements to an area where hundreds of children had died from lead poisoning.
Election: PDP kicks against simultaneous accreditation, voting
An official says such modalities would give room for manipulation.
I’ll privatize NNPC, even if they’ll kill me – Atiku
The PDP presidential candidate also said he would scrap petrol subsidy