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Minister of State for Power, Works and Housing, Mustapha Shehuri [Photo:]

Minister summons contractor for abandoning road project

He expressed dissatisfaction over the abandonment of the project by the contractor.

Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official webpage of the Nigerian Army]

Boko Haram: Buratai honours FOI request, provides army’s expenditure

Three civic groups made an FOI request to the army chief.

NBA, lawyers condemn scheduled trial of CJN Onnoghen

CJN Onnoghen is to be tried at the Code of Conduct Tribunal.

2019 Presidential aspirant and former vice president, Abubakar Atiku.

Unlike Buhari, I won’t release Boko Haram members into society — Atiku

Mr Abubakar praises Borno elders for opposing the operation safe corridor.

L-R: Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa-Ibom State, and his Counterparts from Bayelsa and Chairman of the South-South Governors’ Forum, Hon. Seriake Dickson; Rivers, Barr. Nyesom Wike; and Delta State, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, at the Government House, Port-Harcourt, for a meeting of the South-South Governors’ Forum. Photo by Michael Owi.

South-South governors hold emergency meeting over Chief Justice Onnoghen corruption trial

Governor Seriake Dickson describes the charges against the top jurist as “a grave and dangerous escalation.”

On this July 3, 2018 photo, Atiku Abubakar reviews some documents on his first day at his campaign headquarters in Abuja. (Credits: Atiku Campaign Organisation)

Atiku reacts to asset declaration charges against CJN Onnoghen

Mr Onnoghen is to be arraigned on Monday.

Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen

EXCLUSIVE: What CJN Onnoghen told CCB over asset declaration

The Code of Conduct Tribunal says Mr Onnoghen will be arraigned on Monday.

National Chairman of All Progressives Congress, (APC), Adams Oshiomhole (m), addressing State House Correspondents after a meeting with the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari at the State House Abuja on Monday (23/7/18). With him are Spokesperson for President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2019 Campaign, Festus Keyamo (L) and former member of the House of Representatives from Birnin-Kudu in Jigawa State. Hon. Farouk Aliyu Adamu. 03946/23/7/18/Ismaila Ibrahim/NAN

In plagiarised manifesto, Nigeria’s ruling APC pledges to ‘keep America safe’

The ruling party canvasses for re-election by lifting excerpts of a power plan previously published elsewhere on the Internet.

Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen

Code of Conduct Tribunal raises panel to try CJN Onnoghen

CCT says the trial will begin on Monday.


EXCLUSIVE: The full corruption charges against Chief Justice Walter Onnoghen

Authorities says Mr. Onnoghen’s trial will commence on January 14 at the Code of Conduct Tribunal.

Senate President, Bukola Saraki

Hold IGP Idris responsible if anything happens to me – Saraki

Mr Saraki also accuses the IGP of undue interference in Kwara police command.

Tukur Buratai and the troops.

Buratai commends Nigerian troops for retaking Baga from Boko Haram

The army chief waxed eloquent about recent triumphs of the military over the extremists.

Dino Melaye lying on the floor

Dino Melaye now in our custody – SSS

The ailing senator was arrested on January 4 following a week-long siege at his residence in Abuja.

ASUU and Nigerian government negotiation meeting

ASUU rejects govt’s offers, says strike continues

ASUU had embarked on what it termed total and indefinite strike on November 4, 2018, to demand improved funding of universities and implementation of previous agreements entered with the government.

Orji Uzor Kalu

Wanted Orji Kalu seen at APC rally in Umuahia

The former Abia governor has a pending corruption case of over N7.7 billion before the Federal High Court.

Tukur Buratai and the troops.

EXCLUSIVE: Borno elders want anti-aircraft guns for Police; demand Boko Haram de-radicalization suspended

PREMIUM TIMES has obtained exclusive details of the meeting – led by Gov. Shettima – with President Buhari on Monday.

Dino Melaye lying on the floor

UPDATED: Masked officers whisk Dino Melaye from hospital bed

Mr Melaye was arrested last week after police laid siege on his home.

Soldiers carrying the remains of their dead colleagues during the burial of 14 Nigeria military personnel who lost their lives in an ambush by Boko Haram on Damaturu-Maiduguri Highway in Kaduna on Friday 11/1/2019 00304/11/01/2019/Ibrahim Bashir/ICE/NAN

14 soldiers killed in Boko Haram ambush buried in Kaduna

The soldiers were ambushed on their way back to Kaduna by the terrorists on Damaturu-Maiduguri road on December 24.

President Muhammadu Buhari [Pix: Daily Post Nigeria]

FACT-CHECK: Is Nigeria self-sufficient in rice production, consumption as Buhari, Osinbajo claim?

A review of records, data and field reporting point to an answer.

Border Communities Development Agency (BDCA)

EXCLUSIVE: Agency headed by Buhari’s in-law caught in another massive procurement fraud

Border Communities agency shortlisted over 800 unqualified contractors for multi-billion Naira contracts. Only 173 of 988 shortlisted contractors met the minimum threshold under federal procurement regulations.

Yakubu Dogara

Dogara to Northern elders: Speak out against insecurity as you did under Jonathan

Mr Dogara says the Buhari government has failed Nigerians.

Images of the Nigerian Army as they reclaim Baga from Boko Haram sect. [PHOTO CREDIT: SANI KUKASHEKA USMAN, Brigadier General, Director Army Public Relations]

Nigerian military retakes Baga as Boko Haram terrorists flee

Two soldiers fell while five were,injured as troops neuralise Boko Haram in Baga

FRSC Officials 2

FRSC recruits 4,650 personnel; training begins nationwide

THE FRSC disqualified pregnant and married women as well as applicants with tattoos, bow and ‘K-legs’ from the recruitment.

Candidates writing the JAMB exam at a CBT centre

2019 UTME: Two candidates can’t share phone number, JAMB warns

The board says once a candidate creates their profile with a number, their details are automatically attached to the number.

President Muhammadu Buhari presents 2019 budget to the National Assembly (Photo Credit: @brytedude on Twitter)

Buhari appoints National Assembly aide

The new special assistant is from Kano.