Osinbajo inaugurates electricity meter, syringe factories
The vice president also blamed inaccurate billing systems for irregular power supply.
Spread of “drug-resistant malaria” in South-east Asia a global threat – Scientists
There are fears it could spread to Africa.
Civic groups, experts react to 10 years tax incentive granted Dangote by Nigerian govt
The government announced that the incentive was for the company to help construct public roads.
PDP Chairmanship: Bode George won’t step down for Gbenga Daniel, others – Babatope
“The issue of youthfulness does not come in here; George is the best to lead the party.”
Expectant mothers speak on strike by hospital workers
The Joint Health Sector Union embarked on a nationwide strike on Thursday.
No local govt under Boko Haram control – Nigerian Army
The army was reacting to a contrary claim by a politician.
Good news for Nigeria as OPEC extends exemption from oil output cut
The extension of the exemption period means more oil earnings for Nigeria.
Abuja Police uncover illegal firearm factory, arrest three suspects
One of the suspects has been involved in gun making for 17 years.
Nnamdi Kanu challenges court order declaring IPOB terrorist organisation
The Nigerian government secured the court order on Wednesday.
Nigeria needs additional 31,000 new police officers yearly for five years – IGP
“Currently the Nigeria Police Force is operating at a ratio of one to 600, which is far below the approved United Nations ratio.”
Lawmakers’ salaries: What we discussed with Saraki – SERAP
“There is an apparent discrepancy in some areas between what Saraki said.”
Sukuk Bond: Nigeria’s Supreme Islamic body replies CAN, accuses it of Islamophobia
NSCIA urges muslims to be patient and tolerant in the face of provocations.
JUST IN: Why we must pass bill to regulate NGOs, CSOs – House of Reps
”Some NGOs are used to fund the activities of terrorists and insurgents.”
UPDATED: Why we suspended our strike for one month – NAAT, NASU, SSANU
The unions also asked the government to implement the agreements reached.
How Nigerian soldiers rescued kidnapped colleagues, civilians after battle with militants – Official
The soldiers also killed some of the militants during the battle.
PDP suspends Ubah, to appear alongside Kashamu before disciplinary panel
Panel to submit report in two weeks.
Corruption: Lagos police chief goes tough; nine officers arrested, two DPOs queried
Two police accomplices were also arrested.
Nigeria Customs intercepts 470 pump-action rifles at Lagos Port
The seizure was the fourth at the Lagos port within eight months.
JAMB Registrar speaks on newly introduced admission systems
Mr. Oloyede also spoke on the lowering of admission marks