BREAKING: Tension in UNILAG as armed bouncers surround Senate building

There was palpable tension at the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka, on Monday morning, as 15…

SEC moves to ban companies from sharing gifts at AGMs

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) says it is working to create a subrule that makes…

No apologies on tackling godfather of Lagos politics, says El-Rufai

Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna state, says he owes no one any apology over his comments…

Low-key inauguration on May 29 as FG moves ‘major’ events to June 12

President Muhammadu Buhari will have a low-key inauguration for his second term on May 29. Lai…

Ganduje presents staff of office to new Kano emirs

Abdullahi Ganduje, governor of Kano state, has presented the staffs of office to the four new…

JAMB remits N5bn to FG

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) remitted N5 billion to the federal government’s coffers after…

Police: You have the right to search a policeman before he searches you

The police say Nigerians have the right to search its men in certain situations when the…

Shell targets 2,400MW electricity from new gas supply project

The ongoing Assa North/Ohaji South gas development project in Imo State, southeast Nigeria will produce 600…

PHOTOS: Emefiele all smiles as Buhari congratulates him over his reappointment

Godwin Emefiele, governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), visited President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday.…

Zainab Aliyu arrives Nigeria after four-month detention in Saudi Arabia

Zainab Aliyu, a Nigerian previously detained in Saudi Arabia for alleged drug trafficking, has returned to…

I am wiser now, says Ambode

Akinwunmi Ambode, governor of Lagos state, says he has been describing himself as techno-politician but having…

Crisis rocks AAC: Sowore suspended — and he ‘expels’ party chairman in return

A fresh crisis has broken out in the African Action Congress (AAC), one of the parties…

Two Saudi oil tankers ‘sabotaged’ in UAE waters

Two Saudi oil tankers were damaged in a “sabotage attack” off the United Arab Emirates coast,…

New Gaya Emirate: Wudil indigenes demand return to old Kano Emirate

Wudil indigenes in Kano State have appealed to the State House of Assembly to revisit the…

Business giants face blacklisting over N5tr AMCON debts

Institutions and individuals on Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria’s (AMCON’s) debtors’ list are to be blacklisted.…

N10bn debt: Union Bank, Petrocam, trade tackles in court

A N10bn  debt recovery suit filed at the Federal High Court Lagos by the Union Bank…

Army rescues 29 women, 25 children

Troops of the Nigerian Army have rescued 54 Boko Haram kidnapped persons in Borno, including 29…

28 states cannot fund their 2019 budgets with two-year revenue

Data made available by the Nigeria Extractives Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has shown that 28 states…

CBN threatens legal action over ‘stolen’ N500bn allegation, says money was given to states

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says N150 billion which was reported as stolen from its…

Hamzat, Lagos deputy-governor elect loses father

The Lagos State Deputy Governor-elect, Dr Obafemi Hamzat has lost his father, Oba Mufutau Olatunji  Hamzat.…

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