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Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari, reformed democrat, not on revenge mission, says Adesina

Presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, says “you don’t kick a man that is down”.

Nnamdi Kanu

Nnamdi Kanu fights bail conditions; alleges discrimination

Mr. Kanu’s bail was based on 12 major conditions, some of which require him to avoid a crowd of more than 10 people.

IDP Camp

46, 000 IDPs return to Borno from Cameroon, Chad, Niger – NEMA

IDPs fled to avoid Boko Haram insurgency.

Sabo Yaba submerged by flood

‎Flood ravages Lagos community

Many shops and residential buildings were submerged by water.


Nigerian army orders troops to capture Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, within 40 days

The military had several times in the past claimed it killed the terrorist sect’s chieftain.

Abuja City Gate, Abuja

Why Abuja residents stand highest risk of contacting HIV/AIDS in Nigeria — Official

A tour of Abuja nightlife zones by PREMIUM TIMES shows just how lucrative commercial sex can be in the nation’s capital.

Supreme Court of Nigeria

More damning evidence surfaces against SAN accused of bribing judges

The lawyer is being tried on an 11-count charge of perverting justice and offering gratification to public officials.


Falana tables proposal for resolution of LAUTECH crisis

Lawyer asks Oyo to take ownership of embattled school

Bukola Saraki, Toyin Saraki and Seni Saraki at London School of Economics [Photo: Wapextra]

Fayose lambasts Buhari, Saraki, other top officials educating kids abroad

The governor urges public officials to lead by example.

EFCC Operatives

Nigerian arrested for alleged credit card fraud in Canada

The suspect has been arrested by the EFCC.

Olu Onagoruwa [Photo: NTA]

Former Nigeria Attorney General Olu Onagoruwa dies at 80

He served as Attorney-General of the Federation under the military government of Sani Abacha between 1993 and 1994.

Skye Bank

$793.2 million TSA funds: Skye Bank confirms holding $41 million, denies hiding from CBN

The denies concealing the money from the authorities.

House of Rep Sitting - 11 - Hon Yakubu Dogara

Dogara ignores Supreme Court ruling, fails to swear in elected lawmaker

Herman Hembe also wants the Supreme Court to reverse itself.

Hajj pilgrims

Nigerians criticise Senate for asking CBN to give dollars at N200 for pilgrimage

‎”It will definitely distort the market and create another confidence crisis.”‎

A banking hall [Photo credit: Nigerian Times]

10 docked for allegedly hacking, stealing N150 million from customers bank accounts

The accused blocked the victims’ mobile numbers so they would not receive sms.

Military court martial [Photo: Newspeakonline]

Nigerian Military Court Martial demotes Major-General over fraud

The general has vowed to appeal the ruling.

Isaac Adewole, Minister of Health

NHIS acting boss talks tough, warns staff against abuse of office

The scheme is currently experiencing an overhaul.

Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris

Nigeria not ripe for state police — I-G

The police chief says the force needs more funding instead.

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari

Nigeria wins global government innovation award

The competition was run by the Open Contracting Partnership and Open Data Institute

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (right), with his Osun State counterpart, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, exchanging State plaque and souvenir during Governor Ambode’s courtesy visit to Osun State Government House, Osogbo, on Thursday, July 20, 2017.

Why Governor Ambode is Nigeria’s Governor General — Aregbesola

Lagos Governor takes crusade for South West integration to Osun.

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo [Photo Credit: The Nation]

Osinbajo writes Reps, wants N135.6 billion moved among budgets of various ministries

Some of the ministries affected by the request are Power, Works and Housing; Transportation; and Agriculture and Rural Development.

SSS operatives

SSS warns ICPC, others against using name for ‘illegal’ operations

SSS denies raiding former Vice President Namadi Sambo’s homes.

Senator Dino Melaye [Photo:]

INEC asks court to lift order halting Dino Melaye’s recall

Mr. Melaye is challenging the recall bid.

Osinbajo with governors

Governors’ Forum inaugurates 6-member committee on State Police

The governors were briefed by the police inspector general.

EFCC  Acting Chairman, Ibrahim Magu

Why Nigeria’s NFIU was suspended by Egmont Group – EFCC

EFCC boss says membership of the Egmont Group is critical in fighting laundering.