NBC orders TV, radio stations not to name victims, report ‘details’ of terrorist attacks

The National Broadcasting Commission has ordered television and radio stations in Nigeria not to divulge “details”…

(PHOTOS) Army General, Hussein Ahmed, murdered in Abuja laid to rest

The remains of the former Provost Marshal of the Nigerian Army, late Major General Huseini Ahmed…

FULL LIST: Senators absent during voting on e-transmission of election results

Twenty-eight senators were “missing in action” when their colleagues voted on the means by which election…

Niger state to hang convicted kidnappers, informants

Abubakar Bello, governor of Niger state, has signed a bill prescribing death by hanging for cattle…

Court acquits Usoro, former NBA president, of N1.4bn fraud charge

The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has discharged and acquitted Paul Usoro, the former president…

Nigeria runs out of COVID vaccine amid third wave of infections

The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) says Nigeria has exhausted the COVID-19 vaccine it…

Anambra poll: INEC excludes Soludo, PDP, clears Andy Uba for APC

The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared a member of the House of Representatives, Chukwuma Michael…

Sierra Leonean woman, Nora Johnson, co-conspirators refund N507m stolen from Globacom

  Sources within the Economic & Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have confirmed that N507m has been…

Why I voted against electronic results transmission –INEC panel chairman

Senator Kabiru Gaya, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission panel, has said he voted…

JUST IN: Reps pass electoral bill amidst protests

The House of Representatives has passed the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, maintaining the controversial Clause 52(2)…

NCC says only 50% of polling units in Nigeria have network coverage for e-transmission of results

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says only about 50 percent of polling units in the country…

NCC to auction 5G spectrum in fourth quarter

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it will auction the Fifth Generation Technology (5G) spectrum by…

Details emerge on how gunmen killed Army General, Hassan Ahmed, in Abuja

The Nigerian Army has confirmed the murder of Major General Hassan Ahmed, a former Provost Marshal.…

UK introduces new visa ‘routes’ for Nigerian students, job seekers

The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Catriona Laing, has said the United Kingdom Government is introducing…

Kanu: I was blind-folded, flown in private jet from Kenya to Nigeria

The leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has revealed that he was…

Eid-el-Kabir: FG declares Tuesday, Wednesday public holidays

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday and Wednesday as public holidays to mark 2021 eid-el-Kabir celebration.…

Housing affordability: Fashola proposes 3-month rent collection by landlords

Babatunde Fashola, Minister of Works and Housing, says landlords and property owners should adopt 3-month rent…

Tambuwal: Empowering NCC, n’assembly to determine e-transmission of election results unlawful

Aminu Tambuwal, governor of Sokoto state and former speaker of the house of representatives, says empowering…

States to start repayment of budget support loan from July, says finance minister

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and state governors have agreed to start deductions of the…

Nigeria’s inflation rate slows to 17.75% in June

The consumer price index (CPI), which measures the rate of change in prices of goods and…

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