Drones to deliver vaccines, blood, drugs across Ghana
The aim is for deliveries to arrive within 30 minutes.
ActionAid calls for extension of school feeding programmes to all pupils
The NGO also called for the construction of more classrooms.
Reps adjourn abruptly as protesting Shiites reportedly storm NASS
Members of the Shiite IMN have held regular protests to demand the release of their leader since December 2015.
Senate observes minute silence for slain Briton, urges more security in troubled Taraba community
The action followed a point of order raised by Shehu Sani (Kaduna-PRP) who described the loss as unfortunate.
EFCC arrests Galaxy Transport owner over alleged N7bn Ponzi scheme
Mr Dalori was arrested for allegedly defrauding no fewer than 27,400 Nigerians to the tune of about N7 billion.
2019 election petitions across Nigeria increase to 766
The number of petitions was initially 736 as of April 4.
Atiku’s mother was from Jigawa, Centenarian, Dutse Emirate official say
He says Atiku Abubakar’s father met her in the village and later took her to Adamawa where their son was born.
Reps Speakership: Gbajabiamila should step down for me – APC lawmaker
She says zoning the position to the South-east will address the “demand for equity” from the zone.
Dogara replies Tinubu, accuses him of ‘wayward lust for power’
Mr Dogara accused the APC leader of having a “wayward lust for power” and promoting a “fascist agenda.”
UTME: 100 ‘cheats’ arrested nationwide, two CBT centres shut – JAMB
JAMB said the fraudsters were engaged in multiple registrations to facilitate impersonation during the examination.
Corruption: Don’t judge us by number of convictions – FG
The minister says the Whistle Blower policy, for instance, helped in blocking corruption and recovery of looted funds.
Saraki challenges Tinubu over budget padding allegations
Mr Saraki says the APC leader is attacking him due to his (Saraki’s) opposition to his presidential aspirations.
Killing of Briton in Kaduna symptom of ‘failing nation’ — Shehu Sani
The senator says the North has lost its peace and its freedom under the reign of kidnappers and bandits.
Obasanjo’s community gets secondary school as sons bag chieftaincy titles
Two of Mr Obasanjo’s sons, Bisoye and Olubiyi, were among those honoured with local chieftaincy titles at the event.
Nigeria Customs generates N311.2bn revenue in three months
The Nigerian government had set a revenue target of N887 billion for the Customs in 2019.
Gov Yari condemns criticism of NAF, says villagers killed in Zamfara air strike are bandits
“As far as I am concerned and as the head of government in the state, l haven’t seen anything wrong done by the air force.”
Aisha plans to establish ‘Muhammadu Buhari University’
The university would be established in collaboration with “partners from Sudan and Qatar”.
SSS denies arrests over INEC server election results
The agency says reports on social media were false.
Buhari’s assent to minimum wage, another election promise fulfilled – APC.
“This is another solid demonstration of a President who matches his words with action.”