Nigerian govt committed to resolving dispute with JOHESU — Minister
The government appeals to the union to return to work while talks continue.
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.
Alleged N5bn Fraud: Supreme Court returns Erastus Akingbola to High Court
The court affirms the ruling of an appeal court.
Killings: Nigerian Army releases report on T.Y. Danjuma’s allegation
The army blames the media instead and denies colluding with killers.
Buhari ‘happy with state of Nigeria, U.S. relations’
The president spoke with U.S. secretary of states.
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.
Buhari govt sets up presidential infrastructure fund with N199 billion
The National Economic Council announced the establishment of the Fund.
JOHESU ‘unmoved’ by court order directing resumption of work
JOHESU says it is yet to be served the order.
U.S. Secretary of State calls Buhari, reaffirms Nigeria-U.S. relations
Mike Pompeo reaffirmed the longstanding relationship between the U.S. and Nigeria.
What Buhari meant on Libya’s role in herdsmen killings – Minister
The government dismisses claims that Chadians, Libyans had slipped illegally into the country.
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.
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.
Saraki vs IGP Idris: Kwara Reps accuse police of misleading Nigerians
“It seems to us that the IGP is standing facts on the head.”
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.”
Saraki Vs IGP: Kwara judiciary steps in, wants suspects returned to Ilorin
The chief registrar of Kwara state judiciary sends police a letter.
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?”
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.
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.”
Accused turns prosecution witness in ex-NSA Dasuki’s new trial
The ex-NSA is accused of mismanaging billions of naira.
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.
Senator in EFCC custody for allegedly receiving N1.1bn vehicles from Omokore
The senator evaded arrest for several months, the EFCC explains.
Nigerian university workers warn they may resume strike
The workers are also angry government is giving approvals for establishment of too many new universities.