Buhari flags off Kano-Kaduna rail project

President Muhammadu Buhari has flagged off the construction of the Kano-Kaduna railway project. The rail project…

COVID-19: NAFDAC approves Sputnik V, Moderna vaccines for emergency use

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has approved Moderna and Sputnik…

40% of Nigerians reduced their food quality in Q2 2021 – Report

SBM Intel, a geopolitical research firm, says 40 percent of Nigerians living below poverty line reduced…

Ex-NNPC GMD loses bid to retrieve forfeited $9.8m

The Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal filed by Andrew Yakubu, former group managing director (GMD)…

Six Super Tucano aircraft en route Nigeria from US

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says the first batch of six Super Tucano aircraft are currently…

Emir of Kano asks Buhari to ease hardship faced by Nigerians

Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, the emir of Kano, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to devise…

Journalist, policeman shot dead as robbers attack bank in Ondo

Armed robbers on Thursday attacked a bank in Ilara-Mokin, Ifedore LGA of Ondo state, killing three…

Danbatta, others pour encomiums on retired NCC Director, Jerry Ugwu

The Executive Vice-Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission, Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, has described recently retired Deputy Director,…

Senate approves NCC for electronic transmission of election results

  The National Assembly on Thursday granted the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) the powers to facilitate…

Buhari goofed, 8th Senate did organise Security Summit – Saraki

Former Senate President Bukola Saraki has faulted the claim by President Muhammadu Buhari that the eighth…

Air Peace to resume flights to Gambia, Senegal

Air Peace says it will resume flights operations to Banjul, capital of The Gambia, and Dakar,…

Reps ask FG to implement pay-per-view model for satellite TV

The House of Representatives has asked the federal government to implement the pay-per-view model for satellite…

FG approves unit to regulate, monetise posting of police officers as escorts, guards

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved the formation of the Special Police Services. Garba…

FEC approves N7.4bn for new vaccine lab, HIV test kits

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved procurement contracts for the ministry of health, including N3…

Katsina, Daura emirates suspend Sallah festivities over insecurity

Katsina and Daura emirate councils in Katsina state have suspended public activities for the Eid-el-Kabir celebrations…

FEC awards N309bn road contracts to Dangote as tax credit

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the award of a contract to Dangote Industries to…

NNPC failed to remit N3.87trn crude oil proceeds in 2015, says senate

The Senate has criticised the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) for not remitting N3.87 trillion revenue…

Senate asks NPA to refund $37.6m, N67.51bn ‘unremitted’ revenues

The Senateenate has directed the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) to refund the sum of $37.67 million…

World Bank commends Yahaya Bello over refund of $4.63m surplus funds

  The World Bank has commended Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi for refunding $4.63 million surplus…

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