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Nasarawa State

17 killed in Nasarawa community — House of Assembly

The attack occurred on Sunday.

Nigerian senate chambers where senators attend plenary

Defection: Court sacks Nigerian senator

The court also orders the lawmaker to refund all money paid him by the National Assembly since his defection.

Nigeria Police

Police officer dismissed for killing declared wanted

Mr Ojo and five other policemen were accused of shooting the victim, who died on the spot.

Nigerian Police officers used to illustrate the story

Police confirm death of missing Delta Poly contractor

The victim went missing for five days before his body was found.

Governor Nyesom Wike

Wike suspends 12 local government chairmen

The council chairmen were suspended for failure to participate in an official function.

Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos

Easter: Lagos airport witnesses large passengers

Correspondents that visited the airport terminals observed that more travellers were leaving Lagos to other destinations.

Zamfara Killings: LG vice chairman arrested for allegedly aiding bandits

The acting information officer also alleged that the suspect aided “the release of a notorious gun runner.”

Jigawa on map

UPDATED: One killed, many injured as gunmen attack Jigawa community

Victims whose injuries were severe were referred to Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital in Kano.

Nigerian Police [Photo credit: Today.ng]

Kidnapped lawyer, driver freed – Official

The duo was kidnapped by some unknown gunmen on Monday.

Boko Haram used to illustrate the story.

39 terrorists killed as Boko Haram attacks troops – Official

About 20 soldiers were also wounded in the battle.

Ekiti state on map. [Photo credit: Wikipedia]

How suspected herdsmen attacked Ekiti community, killed two – Monarch

The Ekiti monarch said 60 people were displaced in the attack.

Lagos state on map

Reconstruction of Apapa-Oshodi-Oworonsoki-Ojota highway begins

“It is a 24-month contract and we want to finish within the period.”

Dr Kayode Fayemi, newly elected governor of Ekiti State [Pic: Pulse.ng]

Supreme Court Victory: Oni not my enemy, Fayemi says

Mr Fayemi said: “Going to court does not necessarily translate to being enemies.”

Adebayo Adelabu

My defeat in Oyo a ‘blessing in disguise’ – APC’s Adelabu

Mr Adelabu breaks his silence five weeks after losing to Seyi Makinde.

Representative of Lagos State Governor and Chairman, the State Sports Commission (LSSC), Dr. Kweku Tandoh (middle); UEFA Champions League winner and former Barcelona FC Defender, Carles Puyol (left) and Managing Director, Nigerian Breweries PLC, Mr. Jordi Borrut Bel (right) during the UEFA Champions League Trophy Tour to the Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja, on Wednesday, April 17, 2019.

Ambode receives UEFA Champions League trophy in Lagos

The governor also played host to Spanish football legend, Carles Puyol.

Nigerian Police officers used to illustrate the story

Two days after, abductors of lawyer, driver yet to contact family

The police say they are working hard to rescue the victims.

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello

Governor Bello declares for second term

The electoral commission has slated the elections for November.

Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila. [Photo credit: Concise News]

Speakership: Lagos APC canvasses support for Gbajabiamila

APC has adopted Mr Gbajabiamila from Lagos State as its candidate for the position of the Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Adegor Eferakeya (Photo Credit: GBJ)

Ex-Delta senator dies at 78

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa commends late Senator Adegor Eferakeya’s disposition to serve the people and the nation while alive.

The deceased, Adaobi Ifeanyi

Lagos killing: Family seeks justice as CP pays condolence visit

Adaobi Ifeanyi, 20, was fatally shot by police officers early Saturday morning while returning from a night club with her male friend

Nigerian Police officers used to illustrate the story

Easter: Police to deploy 1,350 personnel in Niger

The Force says it will deploy its personnel to churches and recreational centres.

The Ekiti Governor, Kayode Fayemi. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official twitter handle of Kayode Fayemi.]

Supreme Court affirms Fayemi’s nomination as APC Governorship Candidate in Ekiti

Both the High Court and the Court of Appeal had earlier dismissed Mr Oni’s suit challenging Mr Fayemi’s nomination, for lacking in merit.

Femi Gbajabiamila

North Central Reps Reject Gbajabiamila as Speaker, Present Candidate

The lawmakers vowed to go ahead with the contest and present John Dyegh as their consensus candidate.

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State

Ebonyi Govt. appoints 16-member transition committee

Governor David Umahi begins his second term in office on May 29.

Voters voting at the Nomadic Primary School, Polling Unit , at Tudun-Fulani , during the FCT Area Council at Bwari Area Council in Abuja on Saturday (9/03/19). 02036/9/3/2019/Sumail Ibrahim/JAU/NAN

Nigeria shuts borders during elections because ‘we do not trust ourselves’ – INEC Official

The INEC official also called on residents of Plateau to accept in good faith whatever the outcome may be at be governorship election petition tribunal in the state.