North Central

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.

Pauline Tallen [Photo: THISDAYLIVE]

Why I want to be Plateau senator – Ex-deputy governor Pauline Tallen

The official speaks on her plans for the state.

Jeremiah Useni

Jeremiah Useni, nine others seek to govern Plateau under PDP

The PDP has produced two governors in the state: between 1999 and 2015.

Speaker of the House of Representatives Rt Hon Yakubu Dogara addressing hundreds of constituents in his Abuja home on Tuesday where he accepted their request to recontest his Reps seat. Photo : Speaker's Media Office.

2019: Speaker Dogara picks PDP nomination form

The Nigerian House Speaker has tilted towards the main opposition party in recent months.

A former Minister of Information, Labaran Maku,

Nasarawa 2019: Maku joins governorship race

Labaran Maku picked the APGA ticket.

Federal Fire Service

Fire Service inaugurates NIS station in Abuja

The inauguration took place at the NIS Headquarters in Sauka.

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau state

Gov. Lalong’s Director of Press dies

The official died while receiving treatment in India.

A flooded area used to illustrate the story [Photo:]

Three killed as flood ravages Abuja community

One of the bodies has been recovered.

FCT Minister, Mohammed Bello

Abuja Centenary City: Developers to name tower after Buhari

A special feature of the $18.76 billion city will be the iconic ‘Buhari Tower’ an official explains.

Benue State University

Benue varsity sanctions 25 staff over alleged misconduct

Those sanctioned were both academic and non-academic staff members.

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state.

Ortom swears in first female HoS in Benue

The governor urges the new HoS to be committed to her duties.

Almost 50 tricycles damaged as Protesting 'Keke Napep' Drivers Ground activities in parts of Abuja

Suspected tricycle operators raze VIO office

An official explains possible reasons for last week’s violence.

Nasarawa State

UPDATED: Two killed, 37 injured in Nasarawa gas explosion

The government says it will steps to unravel the cause of the tragedy.