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I’m not leaving PDP, Governor Lamido says

Merger groups dispatches delegation led by Baraje to brief the Jigawa governor. The crack within the G7 Governors widened on Tuesday night as indications emerged that the Jigawa State Governor, Sule Lamido, has insisted he would not leave the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on whose platform he was elected, for the All Progressives Congress, APC. […]

Nyako’s supporters welcome APC, New PDP merger

PDP in Adamawa skeptical over outcome of merger.

Atiku hails APC/nPDP merger

The former vice president describes the merger as a positive step.

Despite merger, Jonathan to meet G7 governors Sunday, says PDP

Ruling party says it remains unperturbed by APC/nPDP merger.

Climate talks in Warsaw ‘a waste of energy’

Many activists had walked out of the conference.

Judge disqualifies self from trial of Leadership Newspaper journalists

The judge excused himself based on newspaper publications.

N1.45 million fraud: Ex-presidential aspirant, Osita Okereke, to remain in prison

Okereke defrauded the public of N1.45 million

Update: Asari Dokubo arrested in Benin Republic

 The Rivers born activist was arrested on Tuesday.

Prof. Ben Nwabueze

ACF berates Nwabueze on National Dialogue

The ACF accused Professor Ben Nwabueze of plotting to hijack the process.

Presidency not threatened by New PDP, APC merger –Gulak

Mr. Gulak said the PDP and the president are not threatened.

Lagos offers free health screening to Isolo residents

Some of the tests included blood pressure, blood sugar, and body mass index (BMI).

Jonathan receives new U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria

James Entwistle is the new U.S. ambassador to Nigeria.

N9 million fraud: Court again remands Polish woman in EFCC custody

The judge said he was not sure the suspect would not jump bail.

Nigeria military confirms 37 killed in Barkin Ladi, Plateau attack

None of the attackers has been identified or arrested.


ASUU accuses some UNILAG lecturers of ‘illegal activities’

The ASUU chairman asked members to not work against the union’s interest.


Ember months: FRSC holds retreat to review safety strategies

The FRSC held a retreat for its officers.

Nuhu Ribadu, former Chairman, EFCC

Ribadu says African countries must take measures to recover stolen loot

The former anti-graft boss spoke in Dakar, Senegal.

Police declare alleged serial fraudster, Ogunbambo, wanted

Ogunbambo is facing different charges of fraud.

UPDATE: N5.6 billion pension fraud: Why court denied ex-Oyo HOS, others bail

The judge also approved accelerated hearing.

I remain in PDP, Governor Aliyu of Niger says

The governor announced this through his spokesperson.

N5.6 billion pension fraud: Ex-Oyo HOS, others denied bail

The suspects are to remain in prison during the trial.

40 feared killed in fresh Barkinladi, Plateau attack

The attack occurred late on Monday night.

APC merges with New PDP

The merger was announced in Abuja. The All Progressives Congress, APC, has announced a merger with the Abubakar Baraje-led faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, tagged ‘New PDP’ The merger was announced at the end of a meeting at the Kano Governors Lodge in Abuja on Tuesday. Mr. Baraje read the terse communique to journalists […]

WAEC laments impact of Boko Haram on examinations

Boko Haram has killed several students and teachers in the north east.

Minister threatens to sanction non-performing Nigerian ambassadors

Five new ambassadors got their postings on Monday.