SSS arrests six University of Ibadan staff over examination malpractice
The arrests followed their alleged complicity in the smuggling of scripts for students writing examinations, fabrications of CBT results and falsification of clearance for students.
FG sends 150 Nigerians to China to study railway engineering — Minister
The minister also said the ministry ”got below 70 per cent of the capital expenditure for 2019”.
We didn’t shut out journalists from budget defence sessions – Lawan
The senate president says journalists are only shut out when discussing issues of national security.
We’re still using vehicles bought in 1999 – Presidency
The Presidency says there is an urgent need to replace the vehicles as they have become very difficult to maintain.
FG to begin full implementation of IPPIS end of October
Staff that are not under the system will be stopped from collecting salaries by the end of October.
$9.6bn P&ID Judgement Debt: EFCC arraigns two British nationals
One of those charge is at large.
Nigerian governors funding pilgrimages, instead of HIV/AIDS treatment, Group says
Mr Nwakamma says although Nigeria is about the second largest contributor to the global HIV burden, it was lagging behind in research and innovations.
Teenager arrested for allegedly stealing tithes, offering from church
The police said the pastor of the church reported the theft.
Buhari leaves Abuja for Russia-Africa Summit, to meet Putin
During the summit, President Buhari will meet with President Vladimir Putin.
FG pays 621,000 poor Nigerians N5,000 each monthly – Official
“Although 1,491,296 households, comprising 6,056,872 individuals have been captured on the National Social Register, only 620,947 of them are currently receiving the monthly payments.”
Police parade ‘fake officer’ 48 other crime suspects
He said that the suspect was arrested through a tip off.
Farmers have sex more often than other professionals – Study
Journalists are at the end of the scale — with one-fifth claiming they only had sex once a month.
Nigeria has standardised seed production, distribution – Minister
The minister said Nigeria is working to become West Africa’s hub for excellent seed practices.
Five reported dead in protests against Guinea President Conde’s third term bid
Citizens of the West African country fear that 81-year old President Alpha Conde, who has already served two terms (10 years), wants a third term
Bauchi fires school principal for underfeeding students
The state government sacked the principal and some staff of Hassan Usman Katsina Unity College for serving the food of 350 students to over 1,200 students
American boxer, Patrick Day, dies following brutal knockout
Day’s death comes after a 23-year-old Argentine super lightweight, Hugo Santillan, died in July from injuries suffered in the ring
El-Rufai: Ex-Human Rights Commission chief Odinkalu challenges court jurisdiction over trial
The Kaduna government instituted a case against Mr Odinkalu after he criticised Gov- El-Rufai’s comments after killings in the state.