Buhari asked governors to help decongest prisons – El-Rufai
President Muhammadu Buhari to all governors to look into ways of decongesting the prisons.
Police declare Plateau governorship aspirant wanted over N22 million fraud
Mr. Cheto denies evading arrest.
Lawyer writes EFCC, threatens legal action if ex-Governor Akpabio is not probed
The governor’s spokesperson denies Mr. Akpabio wasted state funds.
Fayose offers N2million for information on kidnapped priest
The governor has met with the police and the SSS.
Kidnappers strike again in Ekiti, abduct catholic priest
The abductors demand N20 million.
Insurgency: We’re cooperating with foreign militaries – Minimah
The Chief of Army Staff there is hope for success.
Yola Market Bomb: Adamawa govt. bans viewing centres
There was a bomb blast that killed 35 people.
Borno Govt. pledges support for Military High Command in Maiduguri
Mr. Zannah said the state government was also willing to provide accommodation for the senior military officers in Maiduguri.
Bauchi Governor suspends Rector of state polytechnic
The suspension followed students’ protest.
Kwara traditional rulers hail election of Saraki as Senate President
The traditional rulers expressed their joy at having “an illustrious son of Kwara” as the number three man in the country.
Gov. Wike dissolves Rivers election body, judicial service commission
The governor said his action was based on the directive from the state House of Assembly.
Akwa Ibom lawmakers defy Akpabio, Emmanuel; elect new members as Speaker, Deputy
Lawmakers delivered what appears the first blow to the former governor, Godswill Akpabio, by rejecting his candidates.
Lagos Police Command investigates N3.4m theft in Justice Ministry
Some staff and security personnel of the ministry were arrested in
connection with the theft.