Lagos fixes August 3 for partial resumption of schools

Babajide Sanwo-Olu, governor of Lagos, has announced August 3 for resumption of schools in the state.…

649 COVID-19 patients discharged in 24 hours, the highest recovery rate

For the first time in weeks, the number of persons discharged in one day exceeded the…

FIRS introduces stamp duty on house rent agreements, C-of-O, others

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has disclosed that henceforth, stamp duty will be paid on…

Buhari drops UK, US envoys but reappoints 12 non-career ambassadors

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the renewal of appointments of 12 non-career ambassadors. Garba Shehu, presidential…

Buhari suspends NSITF MD, 11 others

President Muhammadu Buhari has suspended the Managing Director/Chief Executive of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund,…

COVID-19: Politicians playing games with lives of Nigerians, says Bello

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has accused politicians of playing games with the lives of Nigerians…

Sneezing onboard plane will be treated as COVID-19, says Aero boss

Captain Sanusi, the chief executive officer of Aero Contractors, has advised intending passengers who have a…

Army: It’s not our duty to expose Boko Haram sponsors

The Nigerian Army says it is not its duty to expose sponsors of the Boko Haram…

Ondo health commissioner dies of COVID-19 complications

Wahab Adegbenro, Ondo state commissioner of health, has died of COVID- 19 complications. A family source…

Dubai Police hand over Hushpuppi, Woodberry to US authorities

Nigerian Instagram scamster Ramoni Igbalode Abass popularly called Hushpuppi has been handed over to the Federal…

Domestic flights to resume July 8 at Lagos, Abuja airports

Hadi Sirika, the minister for aviation, has announced that domestic flights would resume on July 8,…

Court orders interim forfeiture of 48 property linked to ex-NSTIF boss

Justice Taiwo Taiwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, ordered the interim forfeiture of…

774,000 jobs: NASS suspends recruitment exercise

The National Assembly on Wednesday announced the suspension of the Special Public Works programme under the…

Buhari disconnects ‘connections’…orders MDAs to ignore ‘referral letters’ for employment, contracts from political office holders

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday ordered ministries, departments and agencies, (MDAs), to disregard any purported request…

Malami: Why the soldiers who freed Wadume haven’t been arraigned in court

Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation, has denied allegations that some soldiers are being shielded in…

Buhari: Number of poor people will triple due to COVID-19 pandemic

President Muhammadu Buhari says it is expected that the number of poor people in the country…

The Guardian’s editor-in-chief, Debo Adesina, nominated as ambassador

Outgoing editor-in-chief of The Guardian, Debo Adesina, is among 41 non-career people nominated as ambassadors by…

Gunmen attack Kogi medical centre, disrupt COVID-19 briefing

Gunmen, on Wednesday, attacked the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) in Lokoja, Kogi state, and disrupted a…

JUST IN: Delta Gov. Okowa, wife test positive for COVID

Delta State governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa and wife, Dame Edith, have tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19),…

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