COVID-19: Again, Lagos tops table, Kano bottom as 17 more die

Lagos State returned to the top of the table in the number of persons infected by…

SGF: We’ll be in a deeper crisis if VAT is reduced

Boss Mustapha, the secretary to the government of the federation, says the country will enter a…

No more subsidy, increased tax… what FG promised IMF to secure $3.4bn loan

The federal government assured the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that it would not return to the…

Transcorp Group CEO, Owen Omogiafo unveils new strategic vision at AGM

  Shareholders of Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (Transcorp) have congratulated the Board and management for…

Movement not allowed for Lagos workers resident in Ogun – Dapo Abiodun

Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has said residents of the state who work in Lagos State…

Lockdown: Indian workers at Dangote refinery cry for help

Scores of aggrieved Indian workers at the Dangote Oil Refinery Company in Lagos State have accused…

‘I don’t want to die here’ — Nigerian woman trafficked to Oman cries out

A Nigerian woman in Oman identified as Oluwatosin Adetula has cried out for help, seeking to…

Emir of Rano dies at 74

  The Emir of Rano, in Kano State, Alhaji Tafida Abubakar Ila Auta Bawo is dead.…

Man who ‘concealed travel history to Kano’ dies of COVID-19 in Kaduna

The Kaduna state government says it has recorded its first COVID-19 death. Amina Mohammed-Baloni, commissioner of…

Ganduje relaxes lockdown imposed by Buhari, gives 12-hour movement grace

Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, the governor of Kano state, has announced the relaxation of lockdown order imposed…

‘Offices to open till 2pm, worship centres remain closed’ — FCTA issues post-lockdown guidelines

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has issued guidelines for the gradual easing of the COVID-19…

Access Bank to cut staff salaries to avoid lay offs

Access Bank Plc is planning to cut staff salaries to avoid laying off as coronavirus continues…

Three kidnapped UNIPORT students found buried in shallow grave –Police

The Rivers State Police Command has arrested three members of a kidnap gang who abducted and…

COVID-19: Controversial bill empowers FG to convert private properties to isolation centres

A controversial bill sponsored by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, and…

Sanwo-Olu doubles life insurance for Lagos workers, as gov commemorates Workers’ Day

The atmosphere was sombre on Friday at the State House in Marina, where the Lagos State…

Shell accuses Nigeria of hiding EFCC’s reports on OPL 245

Royal Dutch Shell has accused the Nigerian government of hiding key reports of investigations by the…

Dokpesi tests positive for coronavirus, four days after son’s isolation

Raymond Dokpesi, founder of DAAR Communications Plc, has tested positive for coronavirus. His daughter-in-law and six…

NBA chairman, others, sue Buhari, SGF for violating COVID-19 regulations at Kyari’s burial

The Chairman of the Bwari branch of the Nigerian Bar Association in Abuja, Clement Chukwuemeka, and…

No state has enough bed spaces for COVID-19 patients, says NCDC

Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, director-general of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), says no state in…

Nigeria COVID-19 cases now above 2,000

Nigeria crossed the 2,000 mark on Friday as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed…

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