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Prof. Isaac Adewole. Minister of Health

Nigerian govt committed to resolving dispute with JOHESU — Minister

The government appeals to the union to return to work while talks continue.

Court Registrar jailed seven years for fraud

Ex-court registrar jailed for fraud

She was jailed seven years in a case prosecuted by the EFCC.

Prof. Isaac Adewole. Minister of Health

Despite JOHESU’s call, minister expresses govt’s commitment to end health workers’ strike

He added that government would continue to engage in continuous dialogue on how to improve the sector.

Erastus Akingbola

Alleged N5bn Fraud: Supreme Court returns Erastus Akingbola to High Court

The court affirms the ruling of an appeal court.

Ebola Volunteers

WHO raises Ebola risk to ‘very high’

Ebola cases in the country have risen from three to 14.

TY Danjuma

Killings: Nigerian Army releases report on T.Y. Danjuma’s allegation

The army blames the media instead and denies colluding with killers.

President Buhari

Buhari ‘happy with state of Nigeria, U.S. relations’

The president spoke with U.S. secretary of states.

Stella Oduah

AMCON takes possession of asset of Nigerian senator, Stella Oduah

Mrs Oduah has been having a running battle with AMCON over her inability to settle debt of nearly N20 billion.

Road construction used to illustrate the story.

Buhari govt sets up presidential infrastructure fund with N199 billion

The National Economic Council announced the establishment of the Fund.

Court

JOHESU ‘unmoved’ by court order directing resumption of work

JOHESU says it is yet to be served the order.

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

U.S. Secretary of State calls Buhari, reaffirms Nigeria-U.S. relations

Mike Pompeo reaffirmed the longstanding relationship between the U.S. and Nigeria.

Herdsmen

What Buhari meant on Libya’s role in herdsmen killings – Minister

The government dismisses claims that Chadians, Libyans had slipped illegally into the country.

Doctors attending to patients used to illustrate the story

2018 Budget: NMA commends lawmakers on healthcare fund

The medical doctors say the Consolidated Health Care Fund will help revamp the Primary Health Care system.

Nigerian Police [Photo credit: Today.ng]

Saraki Vs IGP Idris: Kwara police, Force HQ contradict each other on murder ‘victims’

A sweeping murder investigation is unsettling the Senate President, but the police are also hedging their bet on victims.

Bukola Saraki

Saraki vs IGP Idris: Kwara Reps accuse police of misleading Nigerians

“It seems to us that the IGP is standing facts on the head.”

President Buhari with APC Governors President Buhari with APC Governors

Governors accuse NNPC of inflating fuel subsidy figures, demand probe from 2015

“So many of our international partners are saying that even if we are feeding Nigeria, Cameroon, Ghana and Niger, we cannot consume more than 35 million liters per day.”

Bukola Saraki and IGP

Saraki Vs IGP: Kwara judiciary steps in, wants suspects returned to Ilorin

The chief registrar of Kwara state judiciary sends police a letter.

Gov Rochas Okorocha in discussion with other APC governors

Governors query payment of N800 billion fuel subsidy, meet in June

“For instance, if you say we paid N800 billion subsidy, you will ask – who are we paying the subsidy to?”

A screenshot of IGP, Ibrahim Idris reading speech

IGP Idris denies stammering video, but Nigerians want ‘original’ clip

The police chief appeared to struggle to read from a prepared speech at an event in Kano Monday.

(l-r) National Security Adviser, maj. Gen. Babagana Monguno; Chief of Staff to the President, Mallam Abba Kyari; SGF, Mr. Boss Mustapher and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo during opening prayerss for the Federal Executive Council chaired by the Vice President at the Aso Chambers, State House, Abuja. Photo by Abayomi Adeshida 11/04/2018

Revenue generating agencies underpaid N526bn, $21bn to government coffers – NEC

All the revenue generating agencies such as the NNPC, NPA, Customs and others were found culpable.”

Sambo Dasuki

Accused turns prosecution witness in ex-NSA Dasuki’s new trial

The ex-NSA is accused of mismanaging billions of naira.

Bola Shagaya

Fraud: Court refuses to unfreeze Shagaya’s N1.9bn account

The EFCC claims that N3.3 billion was realised from Shagaya’s ‘fraudulent’ activities in NNPC.

EFCC operatives

Senator in EFCC custody for allegedly receiving N1.1bn vehicles from Omokore

The senator evaded arrest for several months, the EFCC explains.

ATBU

Nigerian university workers warn they may resume strike

The workers are also angry government is giving approvals for establishment of too many new universities.

Dino Melaye, Senator representing Kogi West. [Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers]

Court adjourns Dino Melaye’s case indefinitely

The court accepts a medical report on Mr Melaye.