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Obasanjo, Gusau, Imoke, six others behind ALSCON privatisation imbroglio

The ALSCON controversy cannot be explained without mentioning the nine names

Jonathan approves boards of nine parastatals

Jonathan has approved the constitution of the Board of Directors of nine Federal Government parastatal.

2013 will be better for Nigeria, Jonathan says in New Year message

President Goodluck Jonathan has asked Nigerians to rejoice and celebrate the New Year. He also thanked God for safely seeing the nation through the past year to the beginning of 2013.

New Year: Nigeria will rise again- Ribadu

Ribadu encouraged Nigerians to have faith in the country.

FRSC officials at an accident scene used to illustrate the story

88 deaths recorded in Nigerian road accidents in last 10 days of December- FRSC

The deaths and injuries occurred on various Nigerian roads

Jonathan yet to sign 2013 budget, despite lawmakers’ approval

The 2013 Nigerian budget is being delayed by the Executive.

Troops, residents clash in Kuru, Plateau, over youth’s killing

The Plateau clashes occurred on Monday.

ANPP Chairman urges Nigerians to be good ambassadors

The ANPP chairman wished Nigerians a Good New Year.

Gunmen attacked our station, we repelled them- Adamawa police

Police Stations are now the target for attacks by unknown terror groups.

Some NYSC members killed in Bauchi were PDP’s IT consultants- CPC spokesman, Fasakin

Fasakin talks about the death of corps members in the 2011 post election violence.

JTF kills 4 ‘insurgents’, arrests 59 in Yobe

The JTF carried out the action on Sunday.

Jonah Jang

Plateau Governor, Jang, elites fuel Jos crises- report

Governor Jang is by his actions fueling the Jos crisis

Atiku at New Year urges optimism, compassion

Atiku urged Nigerians not to lose hope in the country. Advertisement

Two killed, 1500 displaced in fresh Fulani-Gwari clash in Abuja

Less than 48 hours to the New Year, a communal clash has erupted in Gwako, in the Gwagwalada Area Council of Abuja between the Fulani and the Gwari in the area. The cause of the clash, which affected 27 communities, is not immediately known but two persons have been killed and 1500 others displaced from […]

We need drones to secure Nigeria’s borders- Immigration Service boss

The Nigeria Immigration Service boss made the statement in Abuja.

Ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo

Nigeria will be greater when good leaders emerge- Obasanjo

Obasanjo also narrated a joke about Nigeria’s resources and incompetent leadership


FRSC officer shot in Maiduguri

The officer was hit by a stray bullet in Maiduguri.

Diezani Allison-Madueke, Nigeria's Minister of Petroleum. [Photo:]

NNPC restores sabotaged pipeline, cautions marketers against petrol diversion

The NNPC said it now has 32 days of strategic petrol reserves

Yuletide: PDP commends FRSC

The PDP said the FRSC is a success story

National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW)

Ondo NURTW factions in gun battle

The NURTW factions wanted control of the motor parks.

Nigeria repatriates 16,738 illegal migrants in 2012- Immigration service

Most of the illegal immigrants were from other African countries.

Police officers ‘lied’ on oath at inquest into death of suspect in detention

Two police officers made statements found to be false.

Bayelsa Assembly Speaker, Deputy, Clerk to be arraigned for fraud

The police said they have a strong case against the Bayelsa officials.

Two killed, four injured in Kogi accidents- FRSC

The accidents occurred in Kogi.

Nigeria is dying, please help us, CNPP urges international community

The CNPP described the various signs of Nigeria’s failing status.