Alleged N1.2bn fraud: Court remands former college provost in prison
The accused were remanded in prison custody.
Borno APC tackles PDP governorship candidate over allegation of unpaid pensioners
APC says only 500 out of 9,500 pensioners yet to be paid due to hitches in verification and biometric data capturing exercise.
Nigerian govt finally ready to start Ogoni clean up – Minister
The minister says the Ogoni Trust Fund has mobilised $180 million for the exercise.
Enugu communities declare support for Governor Ugwuanyi’s re-election
Residents of the two communities paid separate visits to the governor.
Navy launches operation `chase thief’ in Niger Delta
“Ani-Oforifori’’ means “Chase Thief’’ in Kalabari language in Rivers.
Sex-for-Marks Scandal: Ex-OAU professor to be docked, seeks plea bargain
The professor had been sacked by OAU.
MURIC, others react to approval of hijab in Lagos schools
The Lagos State Government on Tuesday issued a circular approving the use of hijabs.
How I was lured into cultism in university – Graduate
The 25-year old suspect was paraded by soldiers in Jos
Kebbi Gov re-nominates judge accused of falsifying school certificate
The refusal to confirm her appointment followed a motion by the Majority Leader, Bello Yakubu.
Gov. Emmanuel present N670.72bn Akwa Ibom budget for 2019
The budget is christened “Budget of Industrialisation for Poverty Alleviation.”
Early morning fire destroys building, shop in Kano
He said the inferno affected six rooms in the residential building while the cause of the fire was being investigated.
103 die in Gombe road accidents in two years – FRSC
Agency says 856 people were involved in crashes this year, up from 760 in 2017.
You can’t have Igbo king in Cross River – Traditional rulers
The traditional rulers were reacting to the plan by the Igbo community in the state to “install/coronate” E. A. Ezenweanyi as the Eze Ndigbo of Cross River State.
Court varies Nnamdi Kanu’s bail condition, threatens arrest of sureties
“In this proceeding where this men have lost my Nnamdi Kanu, they are going to be in my trouble.”
Kogi govt commences payment of four months’ salary to workers
The table payment would hold in nine centres for workers in Lokoja, while it would hold in designated centres in all senatorial districts for out-station workers.
Cross River’s Superhighway: It’ll take over 100 years to recover construction cost – BudgIT
There have been concerns that the projects could plunge Cross River into huge debt.
Bayelsa lawmakers oppose incessant deployment of police officers
The lawmakers say the incessant deployment of police commissioners to the state is worrisome.
Police arrest village head for alleged N15.5mn land scam
Suspect said he needed the money for his coronation.
Council chairman offers N5 million to rescue kidnapped female twins in Zamfara
The twin, Hassana and Hussaina were kidnapped last month while distributing the invitation cards of their weddings.
Plateau crises claim 1,801 lives in seven years — Report
About 50,212 persons were displaced by the crises in 115 communities.
Agency establishes stations to monitor tremor/earthquake in Abuja
Earth tremors recently occurred twice in Mpape and Maitama Districts of the federal capital.
‘Impeached’ Anambra speaker holds sitting with 11 members
Mrs Maduagwu describes the masterminds of the controversial impeachment as “rascals”.