Nigerian High Commission in London owes N3.3bn traffic fines

The United Kingdom says the Nigerian High Commission in London owes £7.1m ((N3.3bn) in congestion charges…

JUST IN: Fuel tanker catches fire on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

A fuel laden tanker has exploded on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway resulting in traffic chaos on the…

DisCos: We’ve offered to return our licences twice — FG refused

Electricity distribution companies in the country say they have offered to return their licences to the…

How FG agreed to pay APC governor $110m from Abacha Loot

The federal government agreed to pay Abubakar Bagudu, governor of Kebbi state, $110 million out of…

Female police officer shoots four in-laws dead, commits suicide

A Kosovo female police officer, on Tuesday, shot and killed four in-laws, then committed suicide, prosecutors…

Buhari won’t sack service chiefs, says SGF

Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), says President Muhammadu Buhari will not…

JUST IN: Travellers stranded as APC supporters lock down Yenagoa, Kaiama Bridge over S’Court judgement

Travellers leaving Yenagoa the Bayesa State capital and those plying Bayelsa section of the East West…

Borno residents boo Buhari (video)

Some residents of Borno state booed President Muhammadu Buhari as his convoy made its way into…

Buratai: Why it’s difficult to wipe out Boko Haram

Lt Gen.Tukur Burtai, Chief of Army Staff, says Boko Haram leaders and recruiters live in communities,…

Coronavirus: Reps reject move to evacuate Nigerians from China

The House of Representatives on Tuesday rejected a call for the evacuation of Nigerians from China…

Okada/Keke ban: Gridlock persists on Lagos roads, security operatives arrest defaulters

  In spite of the ban and restriction of commercial motorcycles (Okada) and tricycles (Keke) by…

Gokada, Max riders protest okada ban in Lagos

Thousands of motorcycle riders working for Gokada and Max, on Friday, protested at the Lagos State…

Senate probes NNPC over $396 million spent on maintaining refineries

The Senate on Thursday agreed to probe the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation over the $396m expended…

Building collapses as Lagos fire ravages seven properties

A building has collapsed from the impact of a fire outbreak on Martins Street in Lagos.…

Ikeja High Court locked down amid protest over Registrar’s failure to release Psquare N9m judgement debt cheque

The premises of the Ikeja High Court was barricaded by scores of protesters for hours on…

Nigerians smoke the most weed on Earth, says report

According to a new report, there are over 20 million cannabis users in Nigeria, who collectively…

Access Bank acquires Kenya’s Transnational Bank

Access Bank has acquired 100 percent of a Kenyan Bank with 28 branches, the East African…

‘You can’t just wake up and make laws’ — Makinde hits Malami over ‘Amotekun’

Seyi Makinde, governor of Oyo state, says Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation (AGF) lacks the…

Supreme Court sacks Ihedioha, declares APC’s Uzodinma Imo governor

The Supreme Court on Tuesday voided the election of Emeka Ihedioha as the governor of Imo…

Queen honours Nigerian engineer

The year 2019 closed on a celebratory note for British-Nigerian, Yewande Mayomi-Akinola, as she was recognised…

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