Fear of EFCC stopping govs from organising extravagant parties —Magu

Mr Ibrahim Magu, the acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crime Commission has alleged that some state…

Dangote laments low manufacturing sector contribution to Nigeria’s GDP

Foremost entrepreneur, Aliko Dangote, has flayed the paltry contributions of the manufacturing sector to the country’s…

Father tortures six-year-old son to death

Niger State Police Command has arrested a 40-year-old man, Samaila Shuaibu, for allegedly torturing his six…

FG begins sale of two, three-year savings bonds at 11.244%, 12. 244% for October

The Federal Government, on Monday, offered for subscription two-year savings bond at 11.244 per cent and…

Sanwo-Olu honours DPO who used personal resources to save robbery victim

An act of kindness rendered to a robbery victim by the Divisional Police Office (DPO) of…

Woman tells court how she paid back N1.1m loan ‘in kind on three occasions in hotel’

Lagos-based businesswoman, Ejioma Ahibafu, 49, on Monday told an Ojo Magistrates’ Court how she paid back…

Fowler: Court Dismisses ‘Vacate Office Order Plea’

Justice Lewis Allagoa of the Federal High Court Kano, on Monday, struck out a plea that…

Kukah: Sanusi fighting for his life because he says unpopular things

Rev. Matthew Kukah, Catholic bishop of Sokoto diocese, says Muhammadu Sanusi II, the emir of Kano,…

Court seizes convicted NIMASA acting DG’s N35m, 22-room hotel

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday temporarily forfeited to the Federal Government the N35…

FCMB’S profit sinks in half year

With the recession in its revenue growth, First City Monument Bank [FCMB] closed half year operations…

#SexForGrades: UNILAG students speak on experience with randy lecturer

Some students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) have narrated their encounter with the randy lecturer…

I won’t be pressured to speak —Alleged sex-for-grade UNILAG lecturer

A senior lecturer at the University of Lagos, Akoka, Dr. Boniface Igbeneghu, has said he would…

Nigeria’s population is a liability, says Sanusi

The Emir of Kano, Mohammadu Sanusi (II) on Monday said that Nigeria’s huge population is currently…

$11m cyber fraud: Lagos court orders Invictus Obi’s N280m forfeited

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday ordered the forfeiture of N280,555,010.65 “warehoused” in the…

Kaduna: Kidnappers demand N80m ransom for pupils, staff

Abductors of Kaduna female pupils and staff of the Engravers College, Kakau Daji, in Chikun Local…

#SexForGrades: UNILAG shuts down ‘Cold Room’, where lecturers ‘sexually harass’ students

The University of Lagos has announced the shut down of the ‘Cold Room’, where lecturers allegedly…

TETFUND received N1 trillion in five years but lacks accounting, operational guidelines – Report

The Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) wants the federal government to immediately carry out a…

Few Nigerians holding most of the country’s wealth, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says a significant proportion of Nigeria’s prosperity is concentrated in the hands of…

Marafa asks Matawalle to review Sharia law…says Zamfarans have been decieved

Kabir Marafa, a former senator, is demanding a review of Sharia law in Zamfara state. Sani…

Ghanaian lecturer to sue BBC over sex-for-grade video

Yaw Gyampo, a professor of political science at the University of Ghana, has vowed to sue…

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