Prison escapee kills neighbour who testified against him in court

A prison escapee (name not disclosed) – one of the 1,993 that fled the Oko Correctional…

Nigeria now generates 13,000mw of electricity, says Minister of Power

The Minister of Power, Saleh Mamman, says Nigeria’s installed power generation capacity has increased from 8,000…

Nigeria received $26bn foreign aid in six years, says minister

The Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Mr. Clement Agba, has disclosed that Nigeria,…

‘Rivers won’t allow killing of police officers’ — Wike … proscribes IPOB

Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers, has signed an executive order proscribing the Indigenous People of Biafra…

Buhari: Nigeria’s economy too fragile for a second lockdown

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria must do all it can to avoid a second wave of…

#EndSARS: Lagos offers scholarships to children of slain police officers

The Lagos government says the children of police officers who died during the #EndSARS crisis in…

Femi Adesina: #EndSARS protests fuelled looting of warehouses

Femi Adesina, special adviser to the president on media and publicity, says the looting of private…

US rejects Okonjo-Iweala …WTO leadership race thrown into confusion

The World Trade Organization’s bid to select a new leader was plunged into uncertainty on Wednesday…

Communal Clash: Sanwo-Olu visits Fagba, reads Riot Act to miscreants in Lagos

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has read a riot act to miscreants and hoodlums in…

UK reopens Visa centres in Nigeria

The United Kingdom High Commission has reopened its visa application centres in Nigeria. This was disclosed…

NSCDC dismisses officer for participating in palliatives looting in Abuja

THE Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps has dismissed a staff of its Gwagwalada, Abuja Divisuon,…

Irate youths defy 24-hour curfew, vandalise Taraba Radio station

Hundreds of of irate youths have defied the 24-hour curfew imposed on Jalingo, invaded and vandalised…

Rights advocate urges #EndSARS organisers to dialogue with FG

United States-based Nigerian rights advocate, Dr Emmanuel Orji, has urged organisers of the #EndSARS protest to…

#EndSARS: Police arrest Kogi-based pastor over looted N1.2bn medical equipment

The Kogi State Police Command has arrested a Pastor, Sunday Edino, over the looting and vandalisation…

BREAKING: Okonjo-Iweala elected WTO DG

Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s nominee for the office of the director-general of the World Trade Organisation,…

#EndSARS: 520 suspects arrested for various offences in Lagos

The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, Hakeem Odumosu, on Tuesday said 520 suspects had been arrested…

Lawyer: Papers filed against Tinubu, Alpha Beta got burnt during invasion of Lagos court

Tade Ipadeola, counsel to Dapo Apara, a former managing director of Alpha Beta Consulting, a tax…

#EndSARS: Adamawa threatens to demolish houses of palliative looters

Ahmadu Fintiri, governor of Adamawa, has given all those who looted COVID-19 relief items in the…

DPO: How I escaped being stabbed during looting at Abuja NYSC camp

Abdullahi Bello, the divisional police officer (DPO) of Kubwa, Abuja, says the hoodlums who looted the…

Lagos Inquiry: How SARS operatives extracted my teeth – Witness

The first witness at a Nigerian inquiry into police brutality has described how he was tortured…

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