Akwa Ibom police move to retrieve illegal firearms from citizens
A taskforce was set up.
UTME: Ten professors monitor 125 visually impaired candidates in Kano
The candidates were from North-west and North-eastern states of Nigeria.
Years after supervising his public beating, Akpabio celebrates Akwa Ibom Speaker as ‘son’
Mr. Akpabio says the speaker has admitted he played a role in his speedy rise in politics.
Niger govt. disburses N1 billion CBN fund to 11,587 beneficiaries
The fund is the first tranche of disbursement to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) aimed at creating financial inclusion and wealth
Blind people protest against alleged discrimination, neglect
The protesters say the blind training centres in Adamwa state have been neglected to the extent that some of them are no more habitable
Ekiti 2018: Buhari will not rig, but we must win Ekiti election – Oyegun
The state will elect a new governor on July 14.
2019: Nasarawa Deputy Speaker declares for governorship
The lawmaker says he aims at consolidating on the governor’s achievements.
How books, food donated by UN, WFP to Nigerian IDPs are repackaged and sold — NSCDC
A suspect has been arrested for the offence.
JNI condemns latest Plateau attacks, urges government action
The group demands perpetrators of the “pre-planned guerilla attacks” be fished out and punished.
Kano Assembly begins amendment of ex-governors’ pension law
The assembly sets up an ad-hoc committee to appraise issue.
Alleged N4.7 billion fraud: Absence of witness stalls Ladoja’s trial
Both suspects have pleaded not guilty to the charges and were granted bails.
Pro-Biafra group criticises senators’ N13.5 million monthly allowance
MASSOB said the jumbo pay collected by the Senate could be seen as a “criminal act”.
Seven die in accident along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway
FRSC, state traffic outfit differ on number of casualties.
Police speak on Miyetti Allah leader’s ID card found after deadly clashes
An ID card belonging to a senior member of Plateau State cattle breeders association was posted on the Internet this week.
Governor disappointed as ‘4000’ PDP decampees fail to appear
The governor was in Birnin Kudu Local Government Area to receive decampees.
Land Use Charge: Lagos police warn against ‘unauthorised’ protest
“They planned to block the Third Mainland Bridge and occupy some critical public infrastructures in Lagos.”
Boko Haram: UNHCR enrols 300 orphans in Borno private school
The agency is providing for the tuition and feeding of the pupils.
Boko Haram: 91,000 Nigerian refugees to return from Cameroon – International agency
About 87,000 of the refugees are from Borno State
APC may soon die, Ex-governor and party member warns
The former governor asks the ruling party to urgently hold its national convention.
Edo governor orders arrest of herdsmen for allegedly killing three persons
The governor alleged that the herdsmen also contravened a state directive.
Six herdsmen caught destroying Benue farmland – Nigerian Army
The Army said it handed over the suspects to the police.
Troops kill four, arrest nine militiamen in Bauchi
The militiamen reportedly fired at the troops on patrol.