Lagos lawmaker, Tunde Buraimoh dies at 60

The lawmaker representing Kosofe Constituency II in the Lagos State House of Assembly, Tunde Buraimoh, is…

How they stand: The final eight candidates for WTO top job

The nomination process for the office of the director-general of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) has…

Ondo assembly asks chief judge to set up panel to probe deputy governor

The Ondo state house of assembly has asked Oluwatoyin Akeredolu, chief judge of the state, to…

UK visa application centres in Nigeria to reopen soon

The British High Commission in Nigeria says work is ongoing to reopen visa application for intending…

Okorocha: Imo set up seven probe panels to blackmail me and my family

Rochas Okorocha, former governor of Imo, says there are at least seven panels set up by…

Shehu Sani: EFCC under Magu was a consultancy outfit for corrupt politicians

Shehu Sani, former senator representing Kaduna central, says Ibrahim Magu, suspended acting chairman of the Economic…

We used N1.5bn to take care of ourselves as COVID-19 palliative — NDDC MD

The acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Kemebradikumo Pondei, has admitted that…

Nigeria records 5 COVID-19 deaths in 24 hours — lowest tally in July

Since beginning a new phase of the eased lockdown on June 30, 2020, Nigeria’s COVID-19 fatality…

Allegations of financial recklessness in NDDC unacceptable – Lawan

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has said that the allegations of financial recklessness and misappropriation…

Nigeria develops test kit for COVID-19

The federal government has launched RNASwift, a diagnostic kit, for the identification of the causal agent…

EFCC went to my guest house in error, says Abdulsalami

General Abdulsalami Abubakar, former head of state, says operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission…

Salami panel grills ‘Magu Boys’ over corruption allegations

The presidential panel probing the activities of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday…

NCC creates department to accelerate FG’s digital economy agenda

The Nigerian Communications Commission has created a Digital Economy Department, principally responsible for implementing programmes and…

Hushpuppi is into real estate, not a fraudster – Lawyer

Gal Pissetzky, counsel for alleged international fraudster, Ramon Abbas aka Hushpuppi, says his client is not…

Olusegun Adeniyi: How Magu harassed Abdulsalami, Danjuma

Olusegun Adeniyi, chairman of THISDAY editorial board, has revealed how Ibrahim Magu, suspended chairman of the…

Osinbajo writes IG, seeks criminal defamation action against online publisher.

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has written a letter to the Inspector General of Police seeking actions…

FG explains deregulation of oil downstream sector

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources Chief Timipre Sylva says the deregulation of the downstream…

NNPC boosts gas to power supply by 19%

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Thursday in Abuja announced an increase of 19.14 per cent…

RCCG excommunicates pastor ‘for attempting adultery’

The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) says it excommunicated Gideon Bakare, one of its pastors,…

Ivorian prime minister, favoured to succeed president, dies at 61

Prime Minister Gon Coulibaly of Ivory Coast has died at the age of 61. In a…

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