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Boko Haram sacks divisional police station in Adamawa, kill 4

The gunmen came to the station pretending to be complainants before opening fire on officers

Yobo set to become Nigeria's most capped player

Skipper Joseph Yobo will set a Nigerian record for international matches when the Super Eagles take on Rwanda in an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Wednesday.

Boko Haram claims responsibility for mosque, church attacks

The sect says it was responsible for the multiple attacks that killed about 20 people

Ibori pleads guilty to money laundering charges In London court

Ibori has accepted the entirety of the prosecution's case as it has always been set out.

Photo News: Suspects and the bomb they tried to detonate at Bauchi COCIN church

The suspects were caught as they try to detonate the explosive below

Christians caught attempting to bomb COCIN church in Bauchi

The suspects were caught as they try to detonate the explosive

Mandela discharged from hospital

Doctors have decided to send him home as the diagnostic procedure he underwent did not indicate anything seriously wrong with him

NEMA confirms 3 dead, 38 injured in Jos church blast

The suicide bomber and two others reportedly died in the explosion

Boko Haram kills police officer in Kaduna, injures 2 others

The sect members now use motorcycles to launch attacks

Indigenous firm kicks against privatization of motor park

The indigenous firm handling the Utako Motor Park, Jabi, Abuja, has kicked against plans by the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) to concession the park to a Turkish firm. E.Ekesons Nigeria Limited, the indigenous firm, through Festus Keyamo, its lawyer, advised the Turkish firm and the general public to “desist” from such a move. At a […]

Mandela in satisfactory condition, says President Jacob Zuma

Madiba is fine and fully conscious and the doctors are satisfied with his condition, which they say is consistent with his age

Family of gunshot victim appeals to IG of Police for help

  The family of Blessing Isabor who was shot  by a police corporal identified as Emmanuel Okujo  has called on the  federal government  and the  Acting Inspector  General of Police,  Mohammed  Abubakar, to come to their rescue in footing the medical bill. The victim’s mother, Doris Isabor, a widow  is also appealing  to the  IGP […]

Protests as ex-Army General, Charles Airhiavbere, emerges Edo PDP governorship candidate

Former Governor of the state, Osarhiemen Osunbor, and former presidential adviser, Julius Ihonvbere, were roundly defeated in the primary

Nelson Mandela

There are fears journalists and concerned fans might besiege his hospital

INEC staff on duty

Live updates: Cross River Votes

The South-south state is voting for a new governor today

Nelson Mandela now stable after surgery

The former president had surgery for abdominal problems

Gunmen attack mosque, kill 5

Gunmen suspected to be members of the extremist Boko Haram sect attacked a mosque in central Kano last night killing five worshippers.

Halliburton bribe: Middleman Tesler jailed

Nigeria won't prosecute its citizens who received the bribe

First oil from Usan field boosts Nigeria

Production would raise Nigeria

Multiple explosions in Gombe

The city is under under siege from gunmen believed to be Boko Haram members

Former Bayelsa State Governor, Timipre Sylva

EFCC slams money laundering charges against Timipre Sylva

The former Bayelsa government is to face trial for monumental corruption

Supreme Court sacks Kebbi Governor

The court orders INEC to conduct a fresh governorship election in the state within 90 days

EXCLUSIVE: Zakari Biu speaks out, denies aiding Kabir Sokoto’s escape

The embattled police commissioner said he did no wrong and was being punished unjustly

NITEL

The huge debt might pose a burden to prospective investors

Lagos stands still as Nigeria's eminent citizens gather for Ojukwu

Lagos pays glowing tribute to Odumegwu-Ojukwu