Lagos court releases ex-VP Atiku’s son, Aminu, grants estranged wife custody of children
Aminu was earlier remanded in transit cell of the court for disobeying a court order to produce his son, Amir, has been released after fulfilling the order
Suspect razes victim’s house after rape attempt – Police
The suspect has been arrested.
I am being persecuted for saying the truth – Senator Misau
A judge had earlier rejected issuing an arrest warrant on the lawmaker.
Nigerian govt ratifies two global treaties on climate change – Official
The treaties are aimed at protecting the environment.
UNODC empowers 400 victims of human trafficking in Nigeria – Official
“Our awareness initiatives reached out to more than 50 million viewers, listeners and readers on messages of trafficking in persons.”
N8 billion CBN scam: How N8.3 million was substituted with paper – Witness
The trial was adjourned till November 7.
How I was elected member U.S. Academy of Medicine – Nigerian Professor
“I had all my education – primary, secondary and university – in Nigeria and I am always proud of that.”
N8.5 billion corruption trial of major general adjourned
A former NIMASA chief is also being prosecuted for the alleged fraud.
I owe no apology for inviting Zuma, erecting his statue – Okorocha
The governor explains why he invites the South African
Top Kenyan election official resigns, flees country ahead of presidential poll
The official fled to New York but did not identify who was threatening her.
U.S. trains 25 Nigerian journalists on data journalism
US officials restate the country’s determination to assist Nigerian media.
Senate urges Buhari to appoint separate power minister
Under the Buhari administration the ministry of power is merged with that of works and housing headed by former Lagos governor Babatunde Fashola
World Food Prize: Africa spends $35bn annually on food imports – Adesina
The AfDB president says Africa is the only region of the world where its proportion of the population that is food insecure is on the increase
Declare state of emergency in education sector, Senate urges Nigerian govt
The lawmakers urged the TRCN to be more vibrant.
Beware of scammers using my name to extort, Magu urges public
Mr. Magu claims email and social media accounts were once hacked.
Nigerian Senate seeks sanction against ban of unionism in work places
The lawmakers ask a committee to draw up measures for protection of workers’ right to unionism
Group petitions Human Rights Commission over ‘unjust’ retirement of 38 top soldiers
CSNAC asks the Commission to recommend the reinstatement of the officers.
Senate summons Minister over neglect of lead poisoning victims
Over 400 persons suffered blindness, infertility and neurological defects due to effect of artisanal and unwholesome mining in 38 villages in Zamfara in 2014.
Senate urges Nigerian govt to observe October 17 as World Poverty Day
The Senate also asks government at all levels to declare “free and compulsory education.”