26% of emergency calls a hoax – NCDC

The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control says 26 per cent of the calls its emergency centres…

‘We could infect 2,000 people per day’ — Amaechi says rail services wouldn’t reopen

Rotimi Amaechi, minister for transportation, says reopening rail services in Nigeria could mean an additional 2,000…

‘Malami risks 5 years in jail’ — lawyer speaks on sale of seized oil assets

Kabir Akingbolu, a human rights lawyer, says Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation (AGF), risks five…

Senate ‘ll pass new electricity law in August —Suswam

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Power, Senator Gabriel Suswam, has assured Nigerians that the problems associated…

New evidence suggests COVID-19 may be transmitted through air –NCDC

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control says new evidence suggests that COVID-19 may be transmitted through…

FG weighs fresh options for reopening schools

The Federal government has released new guidelines for schools and learning facilities reopening after COVID-19 pandemic…

Prices of data, telecom services to crash, says FG

  Prices of data and telecommunication services are expected to crash by 40 percent following steps…

Disquiet as Police disband satellite offices of IRT, STS

There is palpable air of disquiet across the nation’s Police formations as well as among stakeholders…

Nunieh had flawed character, temperamental — Akpabio

  The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, has responded to the many accusations by…

Akpabio’s girlfriend supplies diesel to NDDC so they don’t want light restored — Ex-MD

The suspended Interim Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Joy Nunieh, has said the…

I slapped Akpabio for sexually harassing me, says ex-NDDC MD

Joy Nunieh, former acting managing director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), says she slappped…

Queens College PTA wants unity schools’ participation in 2020 WASSCE

The Parents Teachers Association of Queens College, Lagos on Sunday urged the Federal Government to consider…

Only God can make Igbo man President – Arthur Eze

Billionaire oil magnate, Prince Arthur Eze, has said it will take God for an Igbo man…

FG to review air agreements with UK, others over landing right withdrawal

The Federal Government says it will review its Bilateral Air Services Agreements with various countries as…

Ebonyi records highest day count as NCDC confirms 571 new COVID-19 infections

For the first time in weeks, the number of active COVID-19 cases in Ebonyi state has…

Lagos doctors begin warning strike, say ‘Our colleagues working at isolation centres being owed’

Doctors, under the aegis of the Medical Guild in Lagos state, have declared a three-day warning…

ASUU to Wale Babalakin: You remain persona non grata in UNILAG

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Lagos (UNILAG) chapter, says its vote of…

UK denies Air Peace landing rights to evacuate stranded Nigerians

An Air Peace airline flight deployed to evacuate stranded Nigerians in the UK has been denied…

Why company ‘on trial for theft’ got approval to auction seized oil assets – Malami

Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation and minister of justice, has defended his approval to Omoh-Jay…

Kamaru Usman beats America’s Masvidal to ‘submission’ — and retains title

Nigeria’s Kamaru Usman retained his UFC welterweight title with a dominant performance against late stand-in, America’s…

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