Underaged voting: PDP dismisses INEC’s investigative committee
The party challenges INEC to extend probe to president’ state, Katsina.
Suspected kidnapper killed in shootout with police – Official
A victim was also rescued, the police said.
Nigerian customs seize Indian hemp packed alongside coconuts, books
Seized items have been handed over to NDLEA.
Nigerian Army postpones recruitment exercise – Spokesman
A new date for the exercise would be communicated.
Nigerian Air Force deploys more assets to look for #DapchiGirls
The Air Force says it had been conducting a covert operation.
DPR seals three filling stations for alleged fraudulent activities
“We discovered that this station had diverted two trucks of petroleum products of 40,000 litres each.”
Pregnant woman gives birth shortly after being rescued from suspected kidnappers – FRSC
The suspects have been arrested.
Dogara promises road linking North East region to Abuja
N500 million is alleged to have been appropriated.
Reasons data capturing may be necessary for driver’s licence renewal—FRSC
A Lagos spokesperson says thousands of cards have not been collected.
Nigerian military accuses Amnesty International of spreading falsehood
The report criticises the military in several aspects of its operations.
With N15.4 billion budgetary allocation, State House promises to complete all ongoing projects this year
The permanent secretary says the budget will maximise scarce resources in a manner that it functions optimally and ensures that security of the State House is not compromised
Policeman remanded for alleged murder of naval officer
The accused was allegedly trying to disperse a mob.
Driver who caused death of Professor Festus Iyayi jailed seven years
The judge lamented the rate of recklessness on Nigerian roads.
Police arrest university graduate involved in Zenith Bank robbery
Two police officers were killed in the attack.
NCC board reassures stakeholders of commitment to 9Mobile sale
The Commission says it will apply all necessary diligence to see the ongoing sale process through to its logical conclusion.
Facebook offers to help in Nigerian voter education
The social media platform says it is open to ideas on how best it could improve its services and the electoral processes in Africa.
Rotary Club, BUA offers free medical services to schools
The President, Rotary Club of Gbagada South, Demola Olutusin lauded the partnership with BUA Group.
Muslim students’ group attacks Buhari over university workers’ strike
The non-teaching staff have been on strike since December over the sharing of allowances.
Chairpersons, board members of OSGF parastatals for inauguration Tuesday
The officials were appointed recently by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Politicians greatest threat to Nigeria’s democracy — Jega
“We must also checkmate the threats of politicians to undermine our democracy because all we need now is adding value to the process.”
Former UNILAG VC named Ibadan Technical University Pro-Chancellor
The Technical University, a public-private initiative, was established in 2012.