North Central

Road Safety Corps marshall, Boboye Oyeyemi

FRSC job seeker collapses, dies in Kogi

The deceased collapsed shortly after successfully completing about a two-kilometre race.

Nigeria Police Officers

Prisons, police, judicial officers undergo training on human rights violation

The training will increase cross-sectorial coordination, competences and capacities of major criminal justice actors.

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state.

Gov. Ortom orders direct disbursement of N14.9 billion Paris fund

The government says the fund will be used to defray salary arrears, pensions and gratuity of workers and retirees.

Abuja metro train

Abuja metro line begins commercial train services

Passengers complain of high fares.

Plateau State on map used to illustrate the story

Plateau SSG, commissioner resign

Governor Lalong has approved their resignations.

Community holds special memorial service for late Army general, Abisoye

The former Minister of Health died March 17 last year in Lagos.

Col. David Bamigboye second from left as Military Governor of Kwara State [photo: OnlineNigeria.Com]

Bamigboye, first military governor of Kwara, dies at 78

He was credited with establishing the Kwara State Polytechnic in 1972.

Shiites Protesters

Police deploy to stop Shiite protest in Abuja

Shiites protested on Thursday, but the police deployed to prevent the protest from turning violent.

Keke Napep used to illustrate the story.

Plateau VIO impounds 800 tricycles

Most of the impounded tricycles have been released to their owners after registration.

Nasarawa State Governor, Tanko Al-Makura

Why I am probing Buhari’s Senate ally – APC Governor

The governor is also gunning for a Senate seat next year.

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau state

Gov. Lalong not defecting to PDP- Commissioner

Mr Lalong has never contemplated leaving the APC, a spokesman says.

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state.

Gov. Ortom confirms receipt of N14.9bn Paris Club refunds

The governor says 80 per cent of the funds would be committed to payment of salaries, pensions and gratuities.

Lagos High court

Abuja satellite town, Nyanya, gets High Court

The FCT chief judge says the divisions will serve Karu, Mararaba, Jikwoyi and Karshi.

Nigerian pensioners used to illustrate the story

Protesting Kwara retirees threaten 2019 elections boycott over unpaid pensions, gratuities

Local government retirees have not been paid gratuities since 2008.

FILE PHOTO of a flood used to illustrate the story

Kogi Govt distributes relief materials to flood victims

Items distributed were rice, sachets of tomatoes, cartons of milk, milo, salt, and detergent, among others.

Nigeria Police

Police confirm killing of four in Plateau

The police say they are investigating the crime.


Court remands husband in prison over wife’s death

The accused hit his wife with his fist.


Plateau Killings: Buratai charges troops to be aggressive, decisive against bandits

Mr Buratai said a situation where innocent citizens were waylaid, abducted and killed indiscriminately should no longer be tolerated.

File photo of President Muhammadu Buhari with Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello

Yahaya Bello meets Buhari, speaks on Kogi flood

The governor also speaks on the 2019 elections.

Nigerian Police officers used to illustrate the story

Gunmen kill woman, two others in fresh Plateau attack

The killings occurred two days after two persons were killed in an attack in the same area.

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello. [Photo credit: Daily Post]

Niger spends N328 million on federal road

The government says it decided to reconstruct the road for the benefit of the people of the state.

Herders grazing within the centre

Two herders killed in Plateau — Police

Seventy cows were recovered by the police.

Bolaji Abdullahi

Bolaji Abdullahi joins Kwara governorship race

The former APC spokesperson is seeking the PDP ticket.

Nasarawa State Governor, Tanko Al-Makura

Gunmen kill 8 in Nasarawa

The police say scores sustained various degrees of injuries from the attack.

Lafia gas explosion: Nasarawa Govt. to take victims to South Africa for further treatment

11 out of the 36 victims of the gas explosion had died and eight others in critical condition.