News

NMA Strike: Doctors Shun Patients At National Hospital, Abuja

4 years ago /
Health 

Health services have been grounded in hospitals across Nigeria following an indefinite strike action embarked upon by medical doctors.  

Samsung Ends Plasma TV Production

4 years ago /
Business and Economy   International News 

Tech giant, Samsung said it would shut down its plasma business by 30 November.

Delta State Flags Off 'Know Your Neighbour' Programme To Tackle Insecurity

4 years ago /
Security 

Delta state government has initiated a programme to respond to the rising insecurity in the country called ‘Know-Your-Neighbour’, the programme is designed to encourage communities to know residents close to them and new entrants into their communities.  

Afghan Suicide Bomber Kills Eight And Injured Many

4 years ago /
International News 

A suicide bomber has killed at least eight military officers in an attack on an Air Force bus in the Afghan capital Kabul, officials say.

FCT CCTV Cameras: Nigerians Ask Questions On Their Functionality

4 years ago /
Security 

Nigerians have called for a probe into the CCTV project in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory.               

House Of Reps To Establish Constituencies Development Fund

4 years ago /
Politics 

The House of Representatives has moved for the establishment of Nigeria’s Constituencies Development Fund, as a Bill to that effect passed second reading yesterday.

NEEDS Assessment Committee On Polytechnics And Colleges Of Education Submits Reports

4 years ago /
Education 

The presidential committee on NEEDS assessment to public polytechnics and colleges of education on Tuesday submitted its report.   

Security Experts Demand Stiffer Penalties For Terrorism

4 years ago /
Security 

Security experts are calling on the Nigerian government to change the legislation relating to terrorism and should be more strategic to surmount the current Boko Haram insurgency challenge.  

Cargo Plane Crashes In Kenya

4 years ago /
International News  Transport  

A cargo plane crashed into a commercial building shortly after take-off from an airport in Nairobi, Kenya, early Wednesday, the country's airport authority said.

UNIABUJA Gets New VC

4 years ago /
Education 

The governing council of the University of Abuja has elected Professor Michael Umale Adikwu of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, as the new Vice Chancellor, replacing Professor James Adelabu, whose tenure expired on June 30.  

Lagos State Clampdown On Illegal Siren Users

4 years ago /
Security 

Lagos State government has directed law enforcement agencies in the state to begin arresting offenders who violate the use of siren in state for prosecution.

His Royal Highness, Mallam Lamido Sanusi Drops Suit Against President Jonathan

4 years ago /
Nation 

The Emir of Kano and former governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), His Royal Highness, Mallam Lamido Sanusi, has dropped the suit he filed against President Goodluck Jonathan, the Attorney General of the Federation and the Inspector General of Police, challenging his suspension from office as CBN governor on February 20, 2014.    

Northern Governors Mourns Dikko

4 years ago /
Politics 

The Northern States Governors Form (NSGF) has described the death of Umaru Diko as a further depletion in the ranks of Northern states leaders adding that it is time for sober reflection and a time for the region, the nation to remain committed to building leadership inspired by service.

Explosions Rocks Ancient Town Of Ile-Ife

4 years ago /
Security 

There was confusion in the early hours of Tuesday in the ancient town of Ile-Ife in Osun state following an explosion believed to be an Improvised Explosive Device, IED.

Taraba Acting Governor Commissions New Jalingo Ultra Modern Market

4 years ago /
Nation 

Economic activities in Taraba state received a boost with the flag-off of shops allocation to traders at the New Jalingo ultramodern market.   

Governor Dickson Charges New Commissioners To Be Prudent

4 years ago /
Niger Delta 

Governor Seriake Dickson has added two new commissioners to his cabinet.  

Iraq's New Parliament Convene To Choose Key Leaders

4 years ago /
International News 

Iraq's new parliament has ended its first session in disarray, with MPs failing to make any progress in choosing the country's new leadership.

European Court Upholds Ban By France On Wearing The Niqab

4 years ago /
International News 

The European court of human rights has upheld a ban by France on wearing the Muslim full-face veil the Niqab.

Israel's Kidnapped Boys Found Dead In Field

4 years ago /
International News 

Israel has vowed retribution against Hamas, the militant Palestinian group it says kidnapped and murdered three teenagers in the occupied west bank.

Pace Setters College Graduates 95 Students

4 years ago /
Education 

Access to quality education and good moral upbringing are essential for the attainment of peaceful co-existence in Nigeria.