Nigerian govt withholds stipend of 17 N-Power volunteers — Official
Some of the volunteers logged-in and disappeared without permission.
UK deploys RAF detachment to train Nigerian Air Force Regiment
The team would wrap up by mid-July.
Eid el-Fitr: Sultan urges Muslims to look for new moon Saturday
“They should report its sighting to the nearest District of Village Head, for onward communication to the Sultan.”
Ford Foundation, media group float platform on peace building
The group says conflicts fester when the people and authorities concerned failed to nip them in the bud.
NCP privatised, reformed 142 public enterprises in 18 years – Osinbajo
A fifth council of the NCP was inaugurated.
Nigeria targets $8 billion forex earning annually from yam export
Ghana is exporting yams but Nigeria is not, a minister lamented.
National Assembly ‘blocks’ statutory health funds over fraud scare
The National Health Act stipulates one per cent of government funds go to the health sector.
Trial of man who allegedly defrauded 70 JAMB candidates stalled
The accused is facing a two-count charge of fraud and impersonation.
Kidnap gang arrested in possession of phone belonging to Nigerian lawmaker
The three suspects were arrested on June 18.
#Fundlautech initiative raises N5.8 million in nine days as Ladoja donates N2 million
The former governor also pledged his pension for six months.
Corps members take fight against tobacco use to Ogun streets
Secondary school students commended the corps members for the initiative.
PUNCH chairman, Aboderin, elected head of African Media Initiative board
The new chairman succeeds Trevor Ncube, the Executive Vice-Chairman of South Africa’s Mail and Guardian.
Court bars Metuh from seeking further adjournments
The former Peoples Democratic Party spokesperson is standing trial on a seven-count charge of money laundering.
N255 million bulletproof car scandal: EFCC to grill Stella Oduah
Ms. Oduah, who was elected into Senate even as the scandal raged in 2015, has always maintained her innocence.
Court grants N5 million bail each to teenagers accused of raping 13-year-old girl
The accused allegedly impregnated the teenage girl.
LAUTECH Crisis: ASUU faults claims by Oyo, Osun states
The lecturers said a KPMG audit should not stop salary payment.
Nigeria’s education minister blames media for CRK, IRK controversy
The policy was put in place by the Goodluck Jonathan administration.
Nigeria, Germany sign 10 million Euros polio aid agreement
“The problem we have in the north-east has exacerbated the situation and made it more difficult to eradicate.”
Education is key to Finland’s economic success, Official says
“Education is an important factor contributing to economic growth,” the official said.
Man docked for allegedly raping friend’s teenage sister
“The girl was on her way back from school when the accused called her.”
Police arrest fugitive Indian judge who accused peers of corruption
The judge accused Indian Supreme Court judges of corruption.