North Central

Kogi State University (KSU)

Kogi govt ‎’bans’ ASUU in state university

Lecturers have been on strike for 6 months

Kwara State governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed

Kwara gives N1 billion to local Governments from N5.1 billion share of Paris Club refund

The balance of the refund will be utilised for projects and programmes, an official said.

officials at the burning

NDLEA destroys illicit drugs worth N250 million

The drugs are products of concluded drug cases by the FCT command in the past two years

Plateau state on map

Rain washes away bridge, cuts off local govt in Plateau

“People can no longer come to Jos through the Federe Angwari road due to the washing away of the bridge.”

Police Officers

Police rescue kidnapped pastor, arrest nine suspects

“The kidnappers took him to their hideout at Inye in Ankpa area.”

Hajj pilgrims

Abuja begins medical screening of intending Muslim pilgrims

About 95,000 intending pilgrims from the 36 states and FCT will perform the Hajj.

FILE PHOTO: Nigeria Police Officers

Police confirm rescue of kidnapped director

The director was kidnapped on July 15.

Bukola Saraki [Photo: Nigerian Pilot]

Group seeking Saraki’s recall not from Kwara – APC

“Those calling for the recall of our leader, the Senate President are not known to us,” he said.

UniJos

NUC accredits four suspended programmes at UniJos

The undergraduate admission process into the programmes are now being concluded,

Electricity Meter

Govt. asks DISCOs to distribute pre-paid meters to electricity consumers

NERC says it will ensure distribution companies adhere to the operational guidelines.

Kwara State Poly [Photo: Pulse.ng]

Suspected cultist killed by rival group in Kwara

The police confirm the incident.

Nigerian Police on patrol

Man arrested in Jos for posing as sex worker, robbery

Activities of sex workers have increased in Jos in recent weeks.

Tor Tiv, James Ayatse

Tiv traditional council constitutes committee to check high bride price, burial costs

The committee reports to Tor Tiv, James Ayatse.

Kogi State University (KSU)

Kogi University officials stole N100 million monthly for seven years — Governor

The suspects included names of ghost workers in school’s payroll.

Federal Polytechnic, Idah

Nigerian polytechnic shut as students protest killing of colleague

A Higher National Diploma student was attacked by unknown assailants.

Suleja flood

Suleja Flood: Senate urges Nigerian govt to release funds to Niger

“What has happened in Suleja is a clear confirmation of the fact that this is something that requires a much more robust action.”

FILE PHOTO

Toddler drowns in Jos flood

There have been floods in several areas of the state capital since the rains began in early June.

Power Lines [Photo: energymixreport.com]

Abuja residents to enjoy improved power supply as DISCo commissions transmission stations

Customers in Lugbe, Wuse II, Gwarimpa, Life Camp, Mabushi, and Mpape will benefit from improved supply.

From Left: Gov Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger; Acting President Yemi Osinbajo and Minister of Power, Works and  Housing, Mr  Babatunde Fashola during the visit of the Acting President to the  collapsed Mokwa-Jebba Bridge in Niger State on Monday (10/7/17) 
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Osinbajo inspects collapsed Niger bridge, advises motorists to be patient

The bridge links Northern and Western parts of the country.

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Two men arraigned in Jos for bypassing electricity meters

The accused pleaded not guilty when arraigned.

Suleja flood

10 missing, two confirmed dead in flood near Abuja

At least 100 homes are affected, an official said.

Suleja flood

Family of eight feared dead as flood ravages Suleja

Several property were also destroyed by the flood.