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Lagos restricts trailers from plying roads between 6 a.m and 9 p.m

Mr. Whenu said that government would henceforth go tough on any trailer and long vehicle that contravenes the law.

NAFDAC confiscates fake drugs worth N4 million in Jigawa

The suspects will be charged to court.

Why I pickpocket for a living – Suspect

“I want government to forgive me, now I realized that there is no gain in stealing.”

David Umahi

100 days: In Ebonyi, Governor Umahi reneges on campaign promises  

During his campaign, Mr. Umahi promised to increase workers salary by 100 per cent if elected governor.

Ogun Police to raid bars after 10 p.m., night clubs after 12 midnight

The police says the order is to prevent incessant crimes in the state.

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We found Bauchi’s stolen aircraft in Morocco, Governor Abubakar says

The aircraft was recovered by the committee set up by the government and headed by Ahmed Tijjani-Baba, a retired Air Commodore.

Rice Farmers Photo Credit: Agro Nigeria

Flood destroys 200 rice farms in Jigawa

“All the rice we planted in over 200 farms at the bank of the dam was destroyed because the dam was overfilled with water.”

Smart Adeyemi vs. Dino Melaye: Election Tribunal adjourns to September 8

Mr. Melaye of the All Progressives Congress, APC, defeated Mr. Adeyemi of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP; to emerge senator representing Kogi West.

Simon-Lalong-Plateau

Plateau Governor sacks 7 permanent secretaries, demotes 9 others

The governor’s action was part of recommendations made by a transition committee.

Ekiti wants kidnappers jailed for life

Movable properties belonging to kidnappers would also seized.

Niger Delta militants

Another Bayelsa monarch, 85, kidnapped

Armed abductors warned they were coming for the traditional ruler.

David Umahi

Ebonyi workers embark on 7-day warning strike

Labour asks workers to observe fast and prayers to make God touch the heart of government.

Jega inspects projects as PLASU governing council chairman

The greatest challenge of the university Is non-accreditation and funding.

Rochas Okorocha, Imo state governor

Pension arrears should attract interest, Imo pensioners tell Okorocha

“Many pensioners have died out of starvation and sickness, because of their inability to afford their medication”.

Scores feared dead as fire guts plaza in popular Balogun Market in Lagos

The fire started at about 9:00 am.

LASTMA (Photo: channelstv.com)

Lagos governor orders LASTMA not to impound traffic offenders’ vehicles

The governor directs owners of confiscated vehicles to go claim them.

Gombe residents count losses as flood sacks communities

Displaced residents say affected communities are yet to get relief materials

Police investigate murder of daughter of Bauchi Central Mosque Chief Imam

The Police in Bauchi have commenced investigations into the alleged poisoning to death of Hajara Ahmed, the daughter of the Chief Imam of Bauchi Central Mosque, Ahmed Baban-Inna.

We haven’t received N5billion FG bailout loan for local govt — Kwara Govt.

The state government calls on primary school teachers and other local government workers, as well as pensioners, to exercise patience

Ex-Bayelsa PDP chairman didn’t die in my house – Alaibe

Former Bayelsa State governor, Timipreye Sylva, mourns the late PDP chief who defected to APC two weeks ago

Fayose, APC disagree over N9.6 bn bailout money

Mr. Fayose says he needs money to pay owed salaries.

Justice court law

NDIC director arraigned for trespass, breach of trust

The court grants bail to the accused with N1 million and two sureties.

Landlord burns tenant’s son to death in Ogun

Police arrested the suspect and assured of justice.

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi.

Wike, others working to stop Amaechi from becoming minister – APC

The party says plot against Mr. Amaechi is tantamount to working against the greater interests of the state.

We won’t accept Dankwambo in our party – Gombe APC chairman

​The party chairman says APC will only receive Gov. Dankwambo after the outcome election petition tribunal​.​