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Ohaneze chieftain describes APGA crisis as show of shame

APGA is currently split into about three factions.

Court orders 11 beggars to pay N1,000 fine each

The 11 people were convicted of street begging.

Zamfara records 100 fresh cases of lead poisoning in children

There has been an epidemic of lead poisoning related deaths in Zamfara since 3-10.

Kaduna peace building forum begins in Kagoro

The forum is aimed at strengthening peaceful co-existence in the state.

Ogun family petitions Inspector General of Police over land dispute

The petitioners say policemen attacked an agent who was taking charge of their land.

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NDLEA seizes 20 tonnes of cannabis in Ondo

The agency complained of inadequate funding by the federal government.

Flood renders Akwa Ibom communities homeless as residents blame government

The State Government said it is working to prevent future occurrence.

Ondo Government is broke, PDP claims

The Ondo State chapter of PDP has accused the state government of mismanaging the state’s funds.

Butchers arraigned over alleged theft of widow’s N650,000

The judge granted bail to the accused.

Three men docked for allegedly kidnapping infant

The accused were denied bail as the victim was yet to be found.

25-year-old man docked for raping 55-year-old in Enugu

The accused denied the charge.

12 injured as MASSOB, AIYO members clash in Onitsha

This is the second clash between the two groups in two weeks.

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Police detain pregnant woman who allegedly set husband ablaze

The incident happened in Ojo area of Lagos.

30 drug peddlers jailed in Ogun in three months

The NDLEA appealed to Ondo citizens to expose drug dealers.

Zamfara spends N7bn on water supply projects in 11 councils

The Governor said his administration has focused on provision of potable water to residents.

Appeal court to decide on ACN’s plea to use electronic device as evidence

The opposition party in Ondo State have alleged that the last election in Ondo State was wrought with irregularities.

OPC leader orders members to search for kidnapped Ejigbo council Chairman

The founder of the O’odua People’s Congress (OPC), Frederick Fasehun, has ordered his members to launch a manhunt on Kehinde Bamigbetan, the Chairman of Ejigbo Local Council Development Area of Lagos State, who was kidnapped on Monday. Mr. Fasehun gave the directive on Tuesday in a statement in Lagos. He directed his members in Lagos […]

Cocoa merchants kick against multiple taxation in Ondo

The cocoa producers say the multiple taxation hinders the business and can negatively affect the economy of Ondo State.

Cross River shuts down Federal College of Education over N580m tax default

The institution has paid tax in seven year.  The Cross River Government on April 12 shut the Federal College of Education, Obudu, for allegedly defaulting in tax remittance. The closure was carried out by agents of the State Internal Revenue Service, citing a state High Court ruling in a suit filed by the government against […]

Ogun to partner gas company to provide alternativ

The Ogun State government says it policies would flourish if companies have unrestricted access to energy.

Borno may witness outbreak of diseases – Meteorological Agency

The Nigeria meteorological Agency gave the warning on Tuesday.

Controversy trails death of student at Lagos City Polytechnic

Ajibaye Saheed died in a controversial circumstance at the Lagos polytechnic.