Zamfara Governor, Bello Matawalle

Gov. Matawalle appoints new head of service

The appointee was once a private secretary to former President Shehu Shagari

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State [Photo: NAN]

Zamfara govt recovers N282.5m from AMCON – Gov. Matawalle

Several Zamfara government’s moveable properties were auctioned by AMCON under the leadership of ex-governor Abdulaziz Yari.

Nigerian Police on patrol

Police arrest suspected killers of Catholic priests

The police also paraded the suspected kidnappers of the traditional ruler.

Nigerian Police officers used to illustrate the story

Police parade 216 suspected criminals in Kano

The suspects were arrested within the Sallah period.

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Police arraign Enugu monarch for alleged attempted kidnap

Christopher Nyia allegedly detained one Chinaza Agah against her will in 2014.

Governor Udom Emmanuel during the swearing-in of Dr. Emmanuel Ekuwem as the Secretary to the Akwa Ibom State Government, SSG.

Akwa Ibom governor seeks FG’s support for seaport project

The governor says the project will provide jobs for many unemployed graduates.

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on his visit to the state

Enugu one of best states for MSMEs – Osinbajo

Mr Osinbajo also commended the administration of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for its contributions towards the success of the entrepreneurship programme.

Gov Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State State House Correspondents after meeting with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Monday (3/12/2018) 06258/3/12/2018/Sumaila Ibrahim/ICE/NAN

Court freezes bank accounts linked to ex-Zamfara Governor

The accounts with United States dollars and Nigerian naira are domiciled in Zenith and Polaris Banks.

Flood ravages Seven LGAs in Yobe

The flood is threatening harvests in this cropping season.

El-Rufai attends Sallah Durbar, gets new title

Immediately after the prayers, traditional and royal drummers stormed the arena where festivities began.

Kwara State map

Committee investigating sale of Kwara assets submits report

The governor suggested some of the recommendations would be taken to court.

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Kidnapped college provost regains freedom in Benue – Police

The provost was kidnapped at Ihugh in Vandiekya Local Government Area on his way from a burial ceremony on August 9.

Customs raids Lagos warehouse, seizes codeine, tramadol

Customs raids Lagos warehouse, seizes N5 billion codeine, tramadol

One suspect was arrested after the operation.

Prison used to illustrate the story. [PHOTO CREDIT: Vanguard]

No jail break in Keffi prison – Official

The official explains what transpired at the prison on that day.

Samples of the motorcycles donated by WHO

Insecurity: Ondo govt bans commercial motorcycles on Ore expressway

Funke Olakunrin, the daughter of Afenifere Leader, Reuben Fasoranti, was killed along the expressway in July.

Officials, students discuss cultism, drug abuse in Anambra

The colloquium was held at the premises of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, on Wednesday.

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

Fayemi ignores top Ekiti traditional rulers, swears in new council leadership

Seventeen traditional rulers are challenging the appointment in court.

Nigeria Police Force

Police arrest woman who ‘locked ward in kennel’

A video revealed how the suspect forced the victim to share space with other dogs kept in the kennel.

Nigerian Police

15-year-old boy stages own kidnap, demands N.5 million ransom

The teenager, who is an apprentice at a mechanic workshop, says he wanted money for his graduation.

Vigilante group in Nigeria

13 Adamawa vigilante members killed in two months

Twenty members have also been injured, a commander said.

Kwara State Governor Elect, Abdulrazak-Abdul-rahmon (Photo Credit:

Kwara Governor reequips ‘decrepit’ NYSC camp

The governor, who visited the camp on June 19, had also apologised to the NYSC members.

INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu

INEC speaks on alleged sack of REC who declared for political office

The commission says it did not receive the REC’s resignation letter as claimed.

Lagos boat mishap: LASWA recovers remaining missing bodies

13 out of the 18 passengers involved in the accident were rescued while three were confirmed dead and two declared missing.

NAPTIP arrests teacher who allegedly raped six-year-old

The suspect reportedly ‘brutally’ raped the pupil in the classroom after school hours.

Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)

One year after, Law, Dentistry, other courses yet to be re-accredited in OAU

As many institutions begin admission processes for 2019/2020 academic year, the university is yet to get back all its dis-accredited courses.