Two die in auto crash in Asaba

The driver and conductor of a tanker died.

Ogun farmers, Fulani herdsmen sign agreement to end dispute

Both parties promised to stand by the agreement. The Ogun State Government has finally facilitated and effected the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between farmers in Ketu, Yewa North Local Government Area and Fulani herdsmen to end the violent clashes between the two groups. The state governor, Ibikunle Amosun, about a month ago, […]

Two petroleum pipeline vandals jailed in Ogun

NSCDC promises to continue pursuing justice. A Federal High Court sitting in Abeokuta, Ogun State, on Tuesday, sentenced two pipeline vandals to five years imprisonment each. The convicts were Akintunji Abiodun, (43) and Akingbe Akinwale (38), who faced a two count charge of pipeline vandalism and illegal dealing in petroleum products. The case was instituted […]

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Police ban fireworks, night okada in Anambra

The motorcycles were banned from 7:00 p.m. 

Bags of rice

Abakaliki rice mill destroys 70 sub-standard bushels

The mill also suspended some of its guilty staff.

Abia Assembly passes N25.4 billion supplementary budget for 2013

The governor proposed the budget a couple of weeks ago.

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Rapists to serve life imprisonment in Katsina

The convicts can also be sentenced to 14 years in prison.

Gov. Ahmed presents N124. 5b Budget

The Kwara State Government has earmarked One Hundred And Twenty Four Billion, Five Hundred and Twenty Five Million, Nine Hundred and Fifty Seven Thousand, One Hundred and Thirteen Naira (N124,525,957,113) as the 2014 budget proposal. Presenting the budget proposal to the State Legislature, the State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, said the budget tagged “Budget of Expansion […]

Fire guts Mile 1 market in Port Harcourt

The fire destroyed goods worth millions of naira

APGA demands reinstatement of former Imo deputy governor

Agbaso was impeached as Imo deputy governor.

Kano council dismisses 23 polio workers for negligence

The dismissed included five supervisors.

Ogun slashes cost of obtaining C of O, property documentation

Government creates a reduced package for home owners.

Lai Mohammed

PDP youth leader calls for arrest of Lai Mohammed

Chinedu Ogah criticised Mr. Mohammed’s statement on President Jonathan.

Ajimobi seeks forgiveness at 64th birthday

Guests praise the governor for quality leadership.

Ekiti punishes assistant director, others over missing N21 million pension fund

The state may soon prosecute the suspected thieves.

Lanlehin gives free medical care to 3,000 constituents

The Senator said he was giving back to the people who voted him in.

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Delta records 30 tricycle crashes on Benin-Asaba Highway

The accidents were attributed to speeding tricycles on the highway

Pastor attacks wife with machete for not attending prayer meetings

The victim was critically wounded for refusing to attend church events

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Sokoto Govt earmarks N90m for purchase of tricycles

300 tricycles will be purchased

Governor Dickson suspends nine Bayelsa teachers for dereliction of duty

The teachers were absent when the governor visited the school.

Controversy as Ogun Labour Party adopts two candidates for 2015 governorship poll

The Ogun Labour Party is in crisis.

Two killed as Nigeria Police, youth clash in Kebbi

The police confirmed the casualty. A violent clash between the police and some youth in Warra, Ngaski Local Government Area of Kebbi, led to the death of two people, while several others were injured. Mohammed Mainagge, the Police Public Relations Officer in Kebbi, who confirmed this, said in Birnin Kebbi on Friday that the clash […]

Multiple accidents in Umuahia leave middle-aged man in critical condition

Witnesses said the accident was caused by overspeeding. A multiple accident involving two tricycles and two 504 Peugeot cars has left an unidentified middle-aged man critically injured in Umuahia. The victim was seen receiving treatment at the Accident/Emergency Unit of the Federal Medical Centre in Umuahia when a correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria […]

Send your wards to private universities, Ooni counsels parents

The monarch praised private institutions.

Niger Bridge

Chamber President calls for prompt action on second Niger Bridge

Tim Anosike warned of the danger of overburdening the Niger Bridge.