Two Nigerian women caught on China-bound flight smuggling cocaine in their private parts — NDLEA
The arrest came few weeks after some Nigerians were executed in Indonesia for drug trafficking.
Online publishers hail appointments of Adesina, Shehu, Aruna
The group challenges the appointees not to lose focus when they assume office.
Catholic Archbishop wants Buhari to re-introduce War Against Indiscipline
The cleric says the war against indiscipline will bring sanity to the nation’s polity.
Local govt. workers commend Buhari on pledge to tackle LG issues
The president pledged to ensure responsible and accountable governance at all levels.
American University of Paris Honors AUN President, Margee Ensign
Dr. Ensign was recognised for her humanitarian work in northeast Nigeria and for providing food aid to more than 270,000 displaced people
UNFPA boosts Nigeria’s reproductive health programmes with $75 million
UNFPA is in partnership with four UN agencies to support the Safe School Initiative.
Thugs attack Daily Trust reporter at Gov. Al-Makura’s inauguration
An aide of the governor attempted to stop journalists from taking photographs of the attack.
We’ll follow due process to extradite Kashamu — NDLEA
NDLEA says it has filed a formal extradition process at the Federal High Court.
Support Buhari, Senate President Mark tells Nigerians
Mr. Mark says there is no alternative to democracy.
El-Rufai’s inauguration ends abruptly as youth attack Emir, Chief Judge
The youth accused the Emir and the chief judge of helping the previous government to plunder the state.
UPDATE: Soldiers harass, detain Punch reporter taking pictures of Jonathan’s home
Mr. Jonathan is expected to be received on Friday by the Bayelsa Government at the Gabriel Okara Cultural Centre.
Inauguration: FRSC urges Nigerians to celebrate with caution
‘’All pedestrians must equally be mindful of their safety as they interact with the road to avoid being run-over by motorists.”
Court stops NERC from increasing electricity tariff
NERC plans to implement the upward review of electricity tariff from June 1.
Police Service Commission promotes 72 senior officers
Fourteen deputy commissioners of police were promoted to commissioners of police.
Nigerian professionals more in Europe than in Nigeria – EU
EU says it welcomes migration as long as it is legal.
NLC Deputy President calls for public declaration of assets by political office holders
The president-elect, Muhammad Buhari, has promised to publicly declare his assets.
Groups say Jonathan’s signing of Tobacco control bill ‘a public health legacy’
The tobacco bill was initially passed in 2011 but was not assented to by President Jonathan.
N19.2bn Fraud: Court to rule on ex-Gov. Sylva’s Case June 8
EFCC says Mr. Sylva used a bureau de change operator to fleece the state of billions.