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Fuel Subsidy Scam latest: Falana offers free legal service

"By rejecting the tempting offers of the cartel of fuel importers the members of the Committee have demonstrated that there are still some public officers who will not sacrifice the interest of the country for personal enrichment

Plateau government orders arrest of 3 traditional rulers

Plateau says 3 traditional rulers in Riyom, Barkinladi and Jos South have not been able to secure their areas

Nigerian faces extradition to the US over $3.2m scam

Nigerian enmeshed in $3.2m pay roll fraud may be extradited to the US

Buhari not our presidential candidate for 2015 election, says CPC

CPC says it is in merger talks with other parties and has not decided a 2015 presidential candidate yet

PDP declares support for Subsidy probe

The PDP says that it "shall be in the fore front of the battle against corruption

Man, 30, arraigned for offering N50 bribe to police officer

A man is standing trial in Oyo State for offering N50 in bribes to a police officer

Reps want Okonjo-Iweala, Aganga, Muhtar prosecuted over subsidy scam

The House however exonerates Dankwambo of illegal payment of N999m within one day while recommending Akintola Williams for prosecution

SLIDESHOW: The protest that roused Nigerian lawmakers from slumber

Remembering OccupyNigeria that triggered subsidy probe by the House of Reps

Absence of witness stalls El-Rufai

EFCC fails to present key witness in the on-going trial of former FCT minister, Nasir El-rufai

Kwara begins registration of unemployed youths

Kwara state says the jobs to be offered the youth include sanitation, tree planting and road clearing

INEC begins process of printing of 40 million voters' card

INEC says the permanent voters

Bauchi govt grants amnesty to 44 prisoners

Some of the inmates could not afford the fine imposed on them

Lagos finds Dangote culpable for horrific accident that killed over 50

The coroner orders the businessman's company to apologise to families of victims and pay compensation

VIDEO: House debates fuel subsidy probe report (Day One)

The general assembly of the House of Rep considers recommendations of the Farouk Lawan led fuel subsidy probe panel's report for the second day. We will bring you live updates of the event as it unfolds.

FG to reinforce supplies to troops in Sudan – Minister

Nigerian defence minister says that Nigerian troops in Sudan will receive better care

Bomb explodes during a UEFA match in Jos

Special task force says that the Jos blast victim died as a result of the stampede that followed

Live Updates: House debates fuel subsidy probe report (Conclusion)

The general assembly of the House of Rep considers recommendations of the Farouk Lawan led fuel subsidy probe panel's report for the second day. We will bring you live updates of the event as it unfolds.

Controversial NNPC vessel, MT TUMA, heads home after five years in Brazil

After five years in the dock, NNPC

This is FEC agenda for Wednesday, April 25

It would be another round of contract bazaar and anticipatory approvals at cabinet meeting Wednesday

Saraki says police invitation is a violation of his rights

"if Mr. Saraki obtains a court injunction restraining us we will vacate the injunction and continue with the case.

NFF organizes Futsal, Beach Soccer courses

FIFA to train coaches and referees in Beach Soccer and Futsal

EFCC docks banker, six others for N42.5m fraud

The EFCC has arraigned a former UBA staff who masterminded the theft of N42.5m with 6 others

17 oil marketers get second chance to defend selves

Speaker Tambuwal says the oil sector has become a problematic ,

Plateau to decongest urban areas, awards contract to electrify villages

Plateau State Government says it is developing villages surrounding Jos metropolis as a way of decongesting the capital city

Plateau to ban motorcycles from Jos, says commissioner

Plateau state says plans are in place to ban the use of commercial motor cycles