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Plateau Assembly demands details on Jang's N12 bn loan deal

Plateau legislators insist for details of Governor Jang

Jonathan threatens to sack heads of MDAs for distorting 2012 budget

President Jonathan says he will sack some heads of government agencies for trying to distort the 2012 budget

Orientation Agency advocates second stanza of national anthem as prayer in public places

The National Orientation Agency pushes for the adoption of the national anthem as prayers in public functions

Federal Fire Service

Fire Service to introduce 3 digit telephone number for emergencies

Fire Service says the new emergency number will soon be activated

NAPTIP rescues 135 victims of human trafficking in Cross River

NAPTIP says most trafficking victims are from Ikom and Yala in Cross River State

Former Head of State, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari to contest again in 2015

Muhammadu Buhari says he will not quit politics until the system is sanitised

Nigeria

Access to justice in most of our courts is directly proportional to the degree of power and resources under your control or control of someone you know

Pakistan can aid Nigeria

Pakistani security policy students visit Nigeria with a view to helping resolve the country's security crisis

Adamawa: Water scarcity hits Yola, as residents cry for help

Residents of Yola say the state water system has not supplied them water in over two years

A song for JP Clark By Ikhide R. Ikheloa

Osofisan pans some of Clark

Plateau Govt approves N279m lifeline for state-owned ailing newspaper

Plateau state says it wants to resuscitate the Nigeria Standard newspaper

Highway Robbery: Police kill 7 suspects

Police in Ogun says it is winning the war against highway robbers

FG to drive economic growth through agriculture, VP Sambo says

Namadi Sambo has made efforts to woo U.S. investors for Nigeria

5 armed robbery suspects escape from courtroom

Robbery suspects beat prosecutor to unconsciousness and make an escape from court room

Prophet arraigned over N600,000 fraud

Prosecutors say the accused collected N.6m to cleanse a lady

Zamfara governor orders demolition of N6.7billion water plant

The acting governor says the plant has failed quality assurance tests

Air travellers complain of manual screening at MMIA

The airport management claims that a new contractor has been unable to install passenger screening equipment

JTF deploys armoured vehicles on Kano streets

Military personnel take over Kano streets in anticipation of planned attacks during the Easter holidays

ASUU president hails suspension of programmes at University of Abuja

ASUU National President says the university of Abuja programmes have been suspended to sanitise the system

IGP orders adequate security during Easter, as US, UK urge citizens to beware

Churches and other vulnerable places will have police presence to ward off possible attacks this Easter

Mixed reactions trail suspension of 4 programmes at UniAbuja

Parents express outrage following the suspension of Medicine and Engineering programmes in the University of Abuja

457 Nigerians in Brazilian prisons over drug trafficking – Reps

House committee on diaspora is seeking ways to reduce the number of Nigerians in Brazilian prisons

Easter: DPOs, area commanders in FCT barred from travelling

Police instructs senior officers to stay put in the FCT during the Easter holidays

Court grants Nnamani leave to travel abroad for medical treatment

Chimaroke Nnamani, who had a 124-count charge of money laundering slammed on him can now travel on medical grounds

Police begin patrol of highways nationwide

Inspector General of Police says the police will now patrol the roads in the absence of police checkpoints