Price of bread may go up 60% in Lagos

Bakers in Lagos have called on the Federal government to urgently intervene in the prices of…

Federal High Court adopts use of Skype, Zoom for proceedings

Justice John Tsoho, chief judge (CJ) of the Federal High Court, has authorised the use of…

Lawan: It’s time to review privatisation of power sector

Senate President Ahmad Lawan says the time has come to review or “probably reverse” the privatisation…

NCDC to states: No benefits attached to reporting more or less COVID-19 cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says reporting more or less COVID-19 cases does not…

Usain Bolt welcomes first child with girlfriend

Usain Bolt, Jamaica’s Olympic sprint legend, has welcomed his first child — a baby girl —…

Court strikes out AGF’s case against Melaye

A federal capital territory high court has struck out charges of alleged resistance to arrest instituted…

Ehanire: Most COVID-19 deaths are from wealthy people who chose home-based care

Osagie Ehanire, minister of health, says most COVID-19 deaths are from educated and wealthy people who…

Senator: Niger military stepped in when soldiers left Sokoto residents at the mercy of bandits

Ibrahim Gobir, senator representing Sokoto east, says soldiers from Niger Republic moved in to Sokoto when…

NCDC: Only one COVID-19 test done in Kogi

Out of 35,983 samples tested in 36 states and the federal capital territory (FCT) so far,…

Buhari’s nominee for Federal Character Commission job is dead

James Kolo, the Kwara commissioner-designate in the Federal Character Commission (FCC), is dead. Kolo, who hailed…

REPORT: Gwarzo, ex-SEC DG, to get full benefits as Buhari accepts resignation

Mounir Gwarzo resigned as director-general of the Securities and Exchange (SEC) before a new chief executive…

Aregbesola: Chinese medical team still in Nigeria despite expired visas

Rauf Aregbesola, minister of interior, says the Chinese medical team who arrived in Nigeria on April…

FG sacks MD of Transmission Company of Nigeria

Usman Gur Mohammed has been relieved of his appointment as the managing director of the Transmission…

FIRS boss, Nami breaches rules in fresh appointments – Report

A recent appointment of new directors by the Federal Internal Revenue Service was done in violation…

Reddington performs ‘first complex open-heart surgery’ in Nigeria

Reddington Hospital, Lagos, says it performed the most complex open-heart surgery in Nigeria amid the COVID-19…

Query: Perm sec says agric minister approved payment of N7bn for uncompleted building

Mohammed Bello, permanent secretary of the ministry of science and technology, has denied the allegation of…

Journalist detained for ‘criticising Lai Mohammed’ in WhatsApp audio

Rotimi Jolayemi, a freelance broadcaster, has been detained for 12 days allegedly on the order of…

We screwed up public education, now it’s the time to fix it

  By Akin Olaniyan Nigeria has always been an interesting case. It’s the richly endowed country…

COVID-19: Senior police officer escapes from isolation centre

A Senior Officer of the Police Mobile Force, Chief Superintendent of Police Murtala Ibrahim, has escaped…

Police arrest couple, Oyo cleric’s aides over abduction of 12 year old twins

The Oyo State Police Command, on Monday, paraded seven suspects in connection with the abduction of…

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