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Genetically modified foods not yet approved in Nigeria – Agency

The Nigeria Biosafety Management Agency says it will ensure that only safe GMOs are allowed in Nigeria.

Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed, Chief Justice of Nigeria

Acting CJN swears-in new election petition tribunal members

Justice Ibrahim Mohammed charged the 13 dispense justice without partiality,


Cloudy, sunny weather to prevail on Friday – NiMet

The agency says most parts of the country will experience day and night temperatures of 35 to 41 and 24 to 27 degrees Celsius.

Kano on map

INEC deploys three more RECs for Kano Supplementary poll

The election will hold in 28 local government areas on Saturday.

Streets leading to polling units where election is currently ongoing in Osogbo fully militarised. Soldiers, police, SSS, NSCDC officials are standing guard in adjourning routes to the pu 17, Ward 5 of the LGA.

1,119 suspects arrested over electoral offences – Police, Military

The two security agencies say they have resolved the crisis between them over the incident in Rivers State.

The Representative of the Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), and the General Manager, Corporate and Strategic Communications, Engr. Adams Jatto, presented a Certificate of Recognition to Barr. Ms. Obiageli Obi during the 2019 MMS Hall of Famers’ Day/Night of Empowerment in Lagos on Tuesday.

NPA committed to women empowerment – MD

She said attaining a great feat in life has nothing to do with gender, but performance.

Nigerian man jailed for $1,900 love scam

Nigerian man jailed for $1,900 love scam

The man has an option of fine, and must return the proceed of crime.

President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari promises inclusive government in second term

President Buhari played host to officials of the NUJ.

Supplementary poll: FG orders closure of borders in three states

The closure of the borders is with effect from Friday noon to Sunday noon.

Ex-IGP Ehindero’s Trial: Witness tells court N10.3m interest paid to police in 2016

The defendants earlier pleaded not guilty to the charges.

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Army deploys 197 personnel to Gambia for peacekeeping mission

The troops will stay in Gambia for one year.

Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen

Onnoghen’s assets declaration forms submitted in 2016 not verified – Former CCB official

The two forms are the basis for the six counts of false, non-declaration of assets of which the Mr Onnoghen is being prosecuted.

Crude Oil pipelines

Nigeria to deploy technology in oil pipelines monitoring

With the adoption technology, there would be a reduction in the number of community guards and security agencies in the pipeline right of way.

Femi Fani-Kayode

Nnamdi Kanu: Court strikes out suit demanding prosecution of Abaribe, Fani-Kayode

Mr Kanu who is facing trial for alleged treason disappeared in September 2017.

Senate President, Bukola Saraki

Saraki to APC: Your victory will be short-lived

INEC declared President Muhammadu Buhari of the APC winner of the election.

Speaker Yakubu Dogara

INEC setting dangerous precedence with inconclusive polls – Dogara

Mr Dogara says those who seek power to oppress will meet their Waterloo

NCC Headquarters used to illustrate the story.

Broadband penetration rises to 33% by February – NCC

“We hit 30.9 per cent at the end of 2018; and we were supposed to hit 30 per cent by December 2018, so we have exceeded the expectation of Nigerians.”

Former Ekiti governor, Fayose, arrives court for his criminal trial

Fayose: Witness admits preparing Deeds of Assignment for properties in Lagos

The former governor is facing an 11-count charge for alleged fraud.

Doctors attending to patients used to illustrate the story

WHO unveils new measures for TB eradication

TB remains the world’s deadliest infectious killer disease.

Maryam Sanda

Alleged husband killing: Court to hear final arguments in no case submission March 26

Maryam Sanda allegedly killed her husband on November 19, 2017.

Former president Olusegun Obasanjo.

Obasanjo denies receiving salary as NOUN lecturer, demands apology from VC

The vice-chancellor on Tuesday said the National Open University of Nigeria was paying the former president N40,000 as an annual allowance

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Nigeria ranks 85 on Global Happiness Report

Finland came first as the happiest country in the world for the second year in a row.

Senator Dino Melayein Plenary

Rowdy session as Senate debates ‘militarisation of elections’ in Nigeria

The motion on the militarisation of the electoral process and alleged double standard of INEC was presented by Dino Melaye (Kogi-PDP).

This undated photo provided by Carleton University shows Pius Adesanmi. Adesanmi, a Nigerian professor with Carleton University in Ottowa, Canada, was one of the victims who died Sunday, March 10, 2019, when an Ehtiopian Airlines jet crashed shortly after takeoff in Ethiopia. (Josh Hotz/Courtesy of Carleton University via AP)

iREP 2019 honours Adesanmi, Enwezor, Emema, other departed artists

The artists are important contributors to the building and sustenance of the creative community

House of Reps

APC North-Central Reps want Speaker’s position

The lawmakers made the demand at a press conference after the plenary on Tuesday.