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Democracy has come to stay in West Africa ​ — Jonathan

Mr. Jonathan says the future of West Africa is in safe hands.

Online tracking of buildings begins in Abuja

Officials say the system was conceptualized to capture records and the entire process of registering building development

Nigeria recorded 105 cases of rights abuses against gays in 2014 — Group

The International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia was marked on Monday in Lagos.

Senate ​holds valedictory service for Chukwumerije​, Zanna​​ Wednesday​

The Senate adjourned sitting Tuesday.


Group drags judge before judicial council over​ ​Kashamu

CSNAC accuses Mr. Kashamu of ridiculing the judicial system.

Army alerts public to firing of 21 gun salute for presidential inauguration

The military asks public not to panic.

Lagos Assembly honours airport cleaner who returned N12m

The assembly presented a letter of commendation and an undisclosed sum of money to Ms. Ugwu.

Stop trekking, pray instead – Buhari’s Aide tells youth

At least 22 people have embarked on long-distance trekking since the emergence of Muhammadu Buhari as president-elect.

Political office holders in Niger protest over unpaid N1.74 bn severance allowance

274 councillors, 175 supervising councillors, 25 vice chairmen and 25 secretaries are being owed.

Senator-elect, Shehu Sani, berates President Jonathan over split of TCN

Mr. Sani says until Nigerians have light, all so-called power reforms remain academic.

Court adjourns case involving sacked EFCC staff, Ibekaku, Nzekwe

Messrs Ibekaku and Nzekwe were dismissed from service by the EFCC for desertion

Court clerks, Prison warders helped ​197 convicted drug traffickers evade ​​​jail​ — NDLEA

Mr. Giade says the NDLEA statutorily has no business with an accused once the person had been arraigned and remanded in prison custody.

​Sri Lankan kidnapped in Ondo, police escort killed

The Sri Lankan and his team were ambushed as they travelled from Kogi State.

Doctors performing surgery on a patient

​Doctors ask Jonathan to lift embargo on employment

The association says the embargo would worsen health indices in Nigeria.

Ex-Governor Nwobodo fumes as court orders him to vacate rented apartment

Mr. Nwobodo says it is disheartening that a fellow Igbo man is trying to evict him from his rented home

“Corrupt” Nigerians should stop visiting Buhari – CNPP

The group called for a law on whistle blowers.

My wife is model in my heart – Oshiomhole

“The lady that God has directed to my path and heart to marry is not and was not a model.”

Nigeria governors reconcile, set to elect new officials Monday

A unified NGF meeting is expected hold, Monday, at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel Abuja by 8 p.m.

Buhari jettisons General-title while Nigeria’s president

Nigeria’s President-elect is to be regarded as Muhammadu Buhari while in office, and not as General Muhammadu Buhari, his media team said on Sunday.

Stop politicking, face governance, Tambuwal tells elected officials

“I am calling on those who emerged victorious at the last polls to face governance and stop politicking.”

Adamawa lawmaker kidnapped by gunmen

Family sources told PREMIUM TIMES there has been no information nearly 24 hours after.

Senate President, Mark, mourns Sen. Zanna

Mr. Zanna died Saturday.

Kenyans sweep Okpekpe race

The 10km Okpekpe race is an annual IAAF Bronze Labeled Road Race. This year’s edition attracted 42 athletes from 15 countries.

Mukhtar Yero, Former Governor of Kaduna

Kaduna lawmakers threaten to impeach Gov. Yero

The APC lawmakers allege plans of last minute looting by the governor.

Viola Onwuliri

No sensitive documents lost in Federal Secretariat fire — Education minister

The ​f​ire chief says investigation ongoing​.