North Central

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello [Photo Credit: The News Nigeria]

Kogi CJ vs Governor/Assembly: Counsel seeks out of court settlement

The State Chief Judge and Registrar challenged the alleged plan by the Assembly to investigate them and the judiciary.

Labaran Maku

I’m still in governorship race – Maku

Mr Maku is the candidate of APGA in Nasarawa State.

Abuja court judge dies at 32

Mr Mohammed, who hails from Edo, is survived by his pregnant wife.

FILE PHOTO: FRSC officials at a scene of an accident

Car crashes into Nigerian mosque, kills two children

Two women were seriously injured.

Niger State on Nigerian Map

Niger Assembly passes N164.5 billion budget

The assembly set aside N65.413 billion for recurrent expenditure and N99.037 billion for capital expenditure.

Court Symbol

Court sentences man to death for killing stepmother

The lawyer to the convict says the ruling is right.

Nigerian Senate

Kwara Boat Mishap: Senate calls for construction of Lafiagi-Niger road

The lawmakers mandated the National Inland Waterways Agency (NIWA) to enforce the use of life jackets by passengers

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello [Photo Credit: The News Nigeria]

Kogi lawmaker loses seat for defecting to PDP

The Assembly says Linus Enenche contravened Section 109 -1 Sub Section G of the 1999 constitution.

Justice court law

Court sentences traditional ruler’s wife to death for killing husband

The traditional ruler of Kwarra chiefdom was killed on the eve of his marriage to another woman in 2014.

Nasarawa State Governor, Tanko Al-Makura

Nasarawa Assembly passes N23.4bn supplementary budget

The money will be used to complete ongoing projects before May 29.

Nigerian Police officers used to illustrate the story

Assembly candidate kidnapped in Nasarawa

Police says David Ayele was abducted from his Lafia residence at about 8pm on Sunday.

EFCC arraigns former Gov. Jonah Jang in Jos

Alleged N6.3bn Fraud: Lalong spends Plateau money same way Jang did, witness tells court

“Jang’s way of handling security funds is not new; it is the same way his successor, Gov. Simon Lalong, is doing it.”

Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim Usman Jibrin [Photo Credit: VOA Hausa]

Buhari congratulates new Emir of Nasarawa

Until his selection, Mr Ibrahim was the Minister of State for Environment.


Unilorin officially speaks on student’s suicide

The student had allegedly unsuccessfully attempted suicide thrice.

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state.

Gov Ortom presents Benue’s 2019 budget

About N106.3 billion is expected to be expended on recurrent expenditure.

Kwara State map

Thugs disrupt TraderMoni scheme in Ilorin

Calm was restored with the intervention of the police.

Abuja on map

Google brings ”Google Station”, faster Wi-Fi to Abuja

Google launched Google Station at three sites, including Wuse Market, Enab Plaza and Banex Plaza.

Supreme Court of Nigeria

Supreme Court dashes hope of sacked Benue legislator to reclaim seat

Appeal Court had sacked Mr Nungwa as the Kwande West State Constituency representative.

Dino Melaye

Dino Melaye lied against me, witness tells court

The senator is being prosecuted by the police.

Nigeria’s Information minister, Lai Mohammed,

I never attacked Ilorin Emirate – Lai Muhammed

The minister said his statement was mischievously twisted.


Police, Unilorin react to death of final year student

He died after allegedly drinking a pesticide, Sniper.

Nigerian Police officers used to illustrate the story

Police, other security agencies hold combined exercise in Abuja

The exercise is expected to last from 6 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Capsized boat used to illustrate the story.

NIWA confirms 12 dead in Kwara boat mishap

It appealed to river transport users to always adhere strictly to NIWA safety guidelines.

EFCC arraigns former Gov. Jonah Jang in Jos

Why I won’t honour EFCC’s fresh invitation – Jang

The senator also dismisses the EFCC’s latest allegations.

Buhari commissions new rail vehicles, first Nigeria dry port.

Man commits suicide on Abuja railway track

The victim left behind a suicide note in a bag containing some clothes by the side of the railway track.