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PDP lawmakers vow to remain in party

The PDP lawmakers said they will not defect to APC.

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.

Buhari not yet in Aso Rock

The President and Vice are currently at the Defence House.

Online publishers hail appointments of Adesina, Shehu, Aruna

The group challenges the appointees not to lose focus when they assume office.

Buhari condoles Anambra, Joe Biden

A tanker accident killed at least 60 people in Onitsha.

Muhammadu Buhari talking

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.

Ijaw youth want amnesty programme extended

“The IYC appreciates the fact that the amnesty programme cannot continue forever and therefore must have a terminal date.”

Kano pensioners drag Kwankwaso to EFCC

The pensioners accuse the former governor of fraud.

FRSC promotes 1, 026 officers

The officers were promoted from assistant route commanders to deputy route commanders.

Thugs attack Daily T​rust 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.

Road Safety Corps marshall, Boboye Oyeyemi

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.

Former President, Goodluck Jonathan

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.

Tankers at a NNPC depot

167 trucks of petrol supplied to Abuja — DPR

However, long queues remain at filling stations in the nation’s capital.

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.