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Ekiti Governorship Poll: Jonathan has not endorsed anyone as PDP candidate – Minister

The minister is one of the PDP aspirants for the election.

2015 elections: Cleric urges politicians not to harm perceived opponents

Cleric asks Nigerians to be godly

Kaduna Governor orders investigation of attack on Jere Emir

Emir was attacked while setting land dispute

No shooting in Warri, Delta govt. says

The Delta state government insists there was no shooting of any kind in Warri on Saturday

A desert used to illustrate the story.

Arrests made after attack on Jere Emir in Kaduna

The emir is currently in the hospital.

Man arrested for flogging cousin to death over plate of rice

A 37-year-old man, Kayode Olubunmi, has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly flogging his cousin to death over a bowl of rice meant for the family dinner. The incident happened at Ita Oluwo, Ogijo, Sagamu Local Government Area, at about 10:30 p.m. on Christmas Day, when the suspect returned home from […]

Federal Government upgrades Gombe medical centre to Federal Teaching Hospital

Hospital will train medical students of Gombe State University.

Ekiti to renovate all state-owned stadia 2014

Ekiti intends promote grassroots sports

Man docked for alleged N10, 000 fraud

Accused obtained money under false pretences

Price of food items crash in Jos

Traders blame excess supply

Fayemi Restates Commitment to Merit-Based Appointments

Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, has restated the determination of his administration to continue to ensure that appointments in the State Civil Service are based on ability and competence rather than patronage. The Governor disclosed this on Tuesday during the swearing-in of Ayoola Owolabi, the State Accountant-General as a Permanent Secretary, stressing that merit–based promotion […]

Doctors performing surgery on a patient

Lagos tells its doctors not to join proposed strike

Lagos promises to punish erring doctors

PDP accuses APC’s Senator Adamu of deceiving Nasarawa youth with employment

The senator described the claim as blackmail.  By, Ahmed Tukur

Kebbi PDP reverses Bunza LG chairman’s impeachment

Chairman was impeached by councillors. The Kebbi State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chairman, Yusuf Tilli, says the party has overturned the impeachment of the Bunza Local Government Area chairman. Mr. Tilli told journalists on Thursday in Bunza that the procedure adopted by the councillors in impeaching the council chairman, Aliyu Raha, was against state and […]

Ekiti issues two months ultimatum to contractors

Government threatens to deal with erring contractors. The Ekiti State Government on Thursday issued a two-month ultimatum to contractors handling its projects to complete and deliver their jobs or face the wrath of the law. The Special Adviser to the Governor on Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and Development Relations, Bunmi Dipo-Salami, issued the ultimatum at […]

Minna residents groan as government enforces ban on okada

Commuters not satisfied with buses and tricycles provided

Ex-Kano ANPP leaders pay solidarity visit to Governor Kwankwaso

Elders pledge allegiance to Kwankwaso

Yuletide: Infant, 4 others die in road accidents in Adamawa

28 others sustained different degree of injuries.

Nigeria Police donates cow, foodstuff to widows in Adamawa

The IG was represented by a police commissioner.

I remain loyal to Governor Suntai, Taraba Acting Governor says

The Taraba Acting Governor reeled out the administration’s achievements.

Court remands two for alleged attempted murder of Ekiti State governor’s aide

The accused committed offence on December 20. An Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ court on Tuesday remanded two men, Oyediran Afolabi, 45, and Sunday Oluwafemi, 45, in prison for attempted murder. The police prosecutor, Bamikole Olasunkanmi, told the court that the accused committed the offence on December 20 at Irewolede Estate, Ilawe road, Ado-Ekiti. He alleged that […]

Governor Aliyu signs Niger state 2014 budget

State Assembly signed budget without amendment. The Governor of Niger State, Babangida Aliyu, on Tuesday in Minna signed the N98.8 billion Appropriation Act (budget) for the 2014 fiscal year as passed by the State House of Assembly. While signing, Mr. Aliyu commended the lawmakers for passing the budget without making any adjustment to it, saying […]