Russia probes FT, NYT after COVID-19 death toll reports

  ‌ Russia on Thursday launched a probe into the Financial Times and the New York…

COVID-19: WHO insists Madagascar drug must undergo scientific testing

The World Health Organisation (WHO) says Madagascar must scientifically test its herbal remedy for coronavirus. The…

Governors ask national assembly to halt infectious diseases bill

The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has asked the national assembly to suspend the infectious disease bill.…

Dokpesi, grandchildren recover from COVID-19

Raymond Dokpesi, founder of Daar Communications Plc, has been discharged from the University of Abuja treatment…

Three-year-old tests positive for COVID-19 in Ebonyi

David Umahi, governor of Ebonyi, says a three-year-old child has tested positive for COVID-19 in the…

Court rules customs cannot collect import duty on personal goods

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has declared that it is unlawful for the Nigerian…

APC deputy chairman, daughter kidnapped in Kaduna

Shuaibu Idris, deputy chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kaduna state, has been kidnapped…

Oyo environment commissioner, Ayoola, dies at 55

Kehinde Ayoola, the commissioner for environment and natural resources in Oyo state, is dead. He died…

Court orders DSS to pay N10m to man detained for using Hanan Buhari’s previous phone line

  A Federal High Court sitting in Asaba has ordered the Department of State Services (DSS)…

Army captain abducted in Ondo…family asked to pay N20 ransom

An army captain simply identified as D Gana was abducted along Kabba-Auga Akoko expressway in Akoko…

Delayed flight: Court orders Arik to compensate passenger with N10m

A federal capital territory (FCT) high court has ordered Arik Air to pay N10m to Isa…

COVID-19: Lagos issues fresh guidelines for commercial activities

The Lagos State government has issued more guidelines for the operations of commercial, industrial, institutional and…

NLNG signs contracts with consortium for Train 7

The Nigeria Liquified Natural Gas Limited (NLNG) has signed the Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) Contracts…

Wike approves school construction on site of demolished hotel

Paulinus Nsirim, Rivers commissioner for information and communication, says the state government has approved the construction…

Police arrest nine IPOB members, recover stolen rifles

The Delta state police command says it has arrested nine suspected members of the Indigenous People…

AbdulRazaq fires driver for ‘mishandling’ COVID-19 case

AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, governor of Kwara state, on Wednesday directed the sack of a government driver who…

Nigerians spent N1.18trn using First Bank’ electronic platforms during lockdown

First Bank says cardholders carried out transactions worth N1.18 trillion during the period of the lockdown.…

Army says nine insurgents were killed in gun battle with soldiers

The Nigerian Army says its troops have killed nine Boko Haram insurgents in Mainok, Borno state.…

FEC increases revised 2020 budget by N318bn

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved an increase in the size of the revised 2020…

98-year-old COVID-19 patient recovers in Lagos

A 98-year-old female, the oldest COVID-19 patient in Lagos, has been discharged from one of the…

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