Regional

National Conference: South West leaders to push for “Yoruba Agenda”

The Yoruba Agenda demands a re-structuring of the Nigerian federation into regional autonomy or an outright dissolution of the federation

Zungeru power plant: Nigerian government to compensate 22,100 people, resettle 98 communities

The power plant is in Niger State

Imo suspends Commissioner

No reason was given for the suspension

Abia government denies plans to relocate Ariaria market

The state government said the reports were ‘dangerous rumours being peddled by enemies of government.’

Cross River denies annexation of Nigerian community by Cameroon

Danare Community in Cross River State petitioned the state government over fear of illegal annexation of the community.

Osun denies N413 billion debt profile

The Osun State Commissioner for Finance says the state does not have a bad debt profile.

6 die in Ekiti fire incident

The petrol tanker went up in flames killing six persons.

Tribunal fixes February 13 for ruling on Anambra election’s APGA candidate

Chike Obidigbo claims he was the true candidate of APGA in the election

Kebbi VVF centre treats 216 patients in 13 months

 The centre also requested assistance from wealthy individuals

The polytechnic, Ibadan

ASUP Strike: Ibadan Polytechnic students protest, issue 24 hours ultimatum

The protest was peaceful

Agip oil well leaks dangerous gaseous elements in Bayelsa community

Agip Oil has not acted to stop the leakage that started last Friday even after notification.

Tension in Jos as residents discover three corpses in Bukuru

The deceased were allegedly felled by gun shots.

Governor Amaechi registers as APC member in Rivers

Mr. Amaechi says the APC is the fastest growing party in Africa.

Fire razes 300 shops in Katako market, Zaria

The fire was reportedly started by an electric spark.

Omisore has nothing to offer, Osun government says

Mr. Omisore has announced that he will stand in the state’s next governorship election. The Osun State government has dismissed the Peoples Democratic Party, for the state’s forthcoming governorship election, Iyiola Omisore, as having nothing to offer the people. The government said it based its assessment on Mr. Omisore’s planned line of action, unveiled at […]

Oyo: Civil Defense parades suspects with human head

Suspects claimed the head was make-believe. Seven persons were on Saturday paraded at the Oyo state command’s office the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps for being in possession of a severed human head. The suspects, believed to be Oyo town indigenes, consist of two herbalists, three middle-aged women and two others. But the suspects […]

Anambra Governor, Peter Obi, donates N100m to UNIZIK

The Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, has received yet another assistance from the Anambra State Government. Peter Obi, the Anambra State governor, during a visit to the school on Friday, donated N100 million to the institution. The governor asked the university to use the money to rehabilitate roads  within the institution. Mr. Obi also donated a 50KVA […]

Ogun donates bus, cash to soldiers’ wives association

Bus was presented by governor’s wife

My defection to APC irreversible, lawmaker tells Jeremiah Useni

Kwande defected from DPP

Kano approves 7 per cent salary increase for health workers

The government held a meeting with the health workers.

Court restrains Gbenga Daniel, governorship aspirants from Ogun Labour Party affairs

The Ogun State Labour Party is divided into factions. The unresolved crisis within the troubled Ogun State Labour Party, LP, on Friday, took a new turn as a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos restrained a faction led by former Ogun State Governor, Gbenga Daniel, from opening a new secretariat for the party in the […]

Division in Borno APC imaginary, says party chairman

Governor Shettima is allegedly at loggerheads with Sheriff. The Interim Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Borno State, Kaka Malam-Yale, has described the brewing controversy that seemed to have split the ranks of the party in the state as nothing but imaginary. Mr. Malam-Yale, a former Senator who represented Borno Central Senatorial District […]