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Offa Banks Resume Operations After Robbery Attack

3 days ago /
Nation 

Some banks in Offa, kwara state have resumed skeletal services with the operation of automated teller machines after the bank robbery that claimed many lives. 

BBOG Marks 1500 Days Of Chibok Girls Captivity

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Bring Back Our Girls Group has expressed disappointment with the federal government, particularly President Muhammadu Buhari for failing in his promise to secure the rescue of the remaining 112 Chibok Girls still in Boko Haram captivity.

Solid Minerals Ministry Intensifies Reform Initiative

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Ministry Of Mines And Steel Development says it has intensified efforts to pursue the reform initiated in the ministry’s roadmap for growth

NERC Approves 22 Firms To Provide Pre-Paid Meters

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory commission has granted a “no objection” to 22 firms to participate in the procurement process of meters for customers who are yet to be provided with one.

Shekarau Arraigned For Money Laundering, Jang Gets Bail

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Economic And Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arraigned before a kano high court, the former governor of Kano state Ibrahim Shakarau and former minister of foreign affairs Aminu Wali for money laundering.

Wike Accuses Federal Government Of Trivializing Killings

3 days ago /
Nation 

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has stated that people are being slaughtered daily across Nigeria because the federal government does not care about the protection of lives and property. 

Senate Queries NPA Over Remittances

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Senate committee on marine transport has frowned at the discrepancies in the 2007 internally generated revenue of the Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA.

Bauchi Deputy Governor Resigns

3 days ago /
Nation 

Bauchi State Governor Mohammed Abubakar has accepted  the resignation of Engr Nuhu Gidado as deputy Governor.                                     

Amnesty International Accuses Security Agencies Of Sexual Abuse Of Female IDPs

3 days ago /
Nation  Security 

International human rights organisation, amnesty international, has accused Nigerian security agencies of sexually assaulting women in internally displaced persons camps in northeast Nigeria. 

Court Dismisses Suit On Election Sequence

3 days ago /
Nation 

A Federal High Court Sitting In Enugu, South-East Nigeria has dismissed a suit challenging the powers of the national assembly to amend the electoral act which re-ordered the sequence of conduct of the 2019 elections earlier published by the independent national electoral commission, INEC. 

Okowa Calls On Leaders To Promote Peace

3 days ago /
Nation 

Delta State Governor Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has urged president-generals of various ethnic nationalities in the state to ensure that peace reigns in their localities. This he says will provide the enabling environment for investments to thrive.

Okorocha Warns Against Street Hawking In Owerri

3 days ago /
Nation 

Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha has called on all hawkers and street traders in the state to stop with immediate effect or face the consequences .

E.U. Urges Tougher African Action On Illegal Migration

3 days ago /
Nation 

The European Union wants African nations to demonstrate renewed political will in tackling the scourge of illegal migration across the Mediterranean. 

Rights Groups Accuse Amnesty International Of Sabotaging Nigeria’s War Against Terrorism

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian government will have to fully activate the country’s anti-terror laws to prevent people from supporting terrorists under the guise of being non- governmental organizations, NGO’s. 

Protest As APC Fixes June 23 For National Convention

3 days ago /
Politics 

Ahead of the national convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), the crisis rocking the party took a new dimension as protesters disrupted the inauguration of the convention sub-committee in Abuja on Wednesday.

Women In Extractive Industry Call For 35% Affirmation Action

3 days ago /
Gender and Youth Development 

The Nigerian government has again been told to give serious attention to the provisions of a legal framework for the extractive industry, with a view to strengthening it.

Ekiti Inaugurates Refurbished Market

3 days ago /
Nation 

Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose has advised residents, especially market women to make good use of completed projects in the state.

Ayade's Rice Revolution Excites Ikpeazu

3 days ago /

Abia state governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has described the Cross River state rice city project constructed by governor Ben Ayade, as the best ingredient for President Muhammadu Buhari's rice revolution. 

PDP Alerts ICC, UN Of Buhari’s Boasts On Rights Violations

3 days ago /
Politics 

The Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) says it is alarmed that President Buhari has been overheating the polity with what it called inflammatory and anti-democratic comments.

House Of Reps Seeks Tough Measures On The Killing Of Nigerians In South Africa

4 days ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s House of Representatives wants the Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora to  give details  of steps taken to guarantee security of lives and property of Nigerians in South Africa.