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Respite came the way of motorcycle (popularly referred to as Okada) riders in Lagos today as Steven Adah, a Federal High Court Judge ruled that the selected ban on Okada riders by the State Government is “arbitrary and dictatorial.” While delivering judgment today in a suit filed by four unions of the Okada riders, Mr. […]

Tearful Oshiomhole says Edo PDP godfather behind his aide's assassination

Governor Oshiomhole says

Man, 35, arraigned for raping an 11 year old boy

A 35 year old man has been accused for sexually assaulting an 11 year old boy

Envoy seeks review of trade relations between Nigeria and Senegal

Nigerian diplomat encourages Senegal to strengthen their economic relations with Nigeria.

Fraudster bags two years jail term Over $32, 200 scam

A 25 year old man has been sentenced over his involvement in a love scam

Supreme Court dismisses Fani-Kayode

Former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, will defend himself against the charges brought against him by the EFCC

Police urge public to ignore Abuja bomb rumour

Police in the FCT say there is no bomb-laden vehicle in Wuse II

Police nab Lebanese for allegedly fleecing Nigerians

The SFU says the Lebanese man swindled a Nigerian businessman of $80,000

37,000 pupils fail junior secondary examination in Lagos in 2011

The Lagos State Examinations Board says some pupils cannot even shade their answer sheets properly

Government pleads for time to act on subsidy scam report

AGF Adoke says he wants proper investigation of the indicted officials before prosecution

N32.8bn pension scam: Court grants EFCC leave to seize 108 properties

EFCC will now move to confiscate properties belonging to 6 civil servants accused of stealing N32.8bn

Police lock up journalists, deny them access to Saraki

A police officer, who said he was trying to save his job, prevented journalists from accessing Senator Bukola Saraki, being questioned over a N21b fraud case

Nigeria, South Africa staged crime scene to implicate me, Henry Okah says

MEND leader, Henry Okah, the main suspect of the October 1, 2010 bombings in Abuja says the government made up evidence to try him

Saraki reports for questioning in Lagos

The senator is being investigated by the police for an alleged N21bn scam.

The full Henry Okah affidavit

Here is the damning affidavit where the alleged MEND leader claimed President Goodluck Jonathan masterminded two bomb attacks

Jonathan faults Henry Okah's claims on bomb attacks

President Jonathan fends off allegations that he masterminded bomb attacks in Nigeria

CAN issues final Boko Haram warning to Jonathan

The Christian group says it is running out of patience and might allow its members to checkmate the frequent attacks on churches

Explosion, gunfire rock Potiskum

Militants opened fire on cattle traders who frustrated their bid to steal cows

Lagos taxi drivers reject government's plan to "run them out of business"

"Government cannot create jobs for people and they are now saying that people should not operate taxis," says Abiodun Aremu of JAF

EFCC arraigns two over $149,000 love scam

Two men, who spent money gotten through 419 activities on luxury cars, have been nabbed by the EFCC

VIDEO: House ad-hoc committee on capital market quizzes CBN Deputy Governor, Kingsley Moghalu

House ad-hoc committee on capital market quizzes Kingsley Moghalu over the acquisition of failed Banks by Asset Management Company of Nigeria, AMCON

18-year-old jailed 10years for currency counterfeiting

He was found guilty of dealing in counterfeit Nigerian bank notes

NAFDAC plans re-certification of food companies

NAFDAC says it will carry out a re-certification of food companies across Nigeria

Adamawa workers task legislature on anti-labour bill

Adamawa workers call on state legislature to back down on passing
into law a bill which stops essential workers from embarking on strike

Metal, bomb detector traders flood Kaduna fair

traders cash in on Nigeria