Ex-council chairman co-accused of N11bn fraud says he was forced to write statement
The official is being tried alongside a former governor for alleged N11 billion fraud.
Ogun 2019: Abiodun urges Amosun to support his governorship ambition
Mr Amosun wants the APC national leadership to recognise his preferred candidate, Adekunle Akinlade.
Tension in Borno as Boko Haram abducts nine women, kills man
The insurgents raided the farms Wednesday and Thursday.
2019: UPN quits Ogun governorship race, backs SDP candidate
UPN says it will only field candidates for state legislative elections.
Businessman,61, jailed three years for raping 8-year old girl
Convict also ordered to pay N20, 000 to the victim’s family for her hospital bills.
Akwa Ibom Assembly bars sacked lawmaker from attending sitting
The sacked lawmaker, Idongesit Ituen, represented the Itu state constituency.
‘Impeached’ Ondo speaker leads few members to pass amended budget
A faction that has more members allege illegality.
#Gandujegate: Kano Gov sues Daily Nigerian publisher, demands N3bn
The online newspaper published videos clips that show the governor collecting bribes in hard currency
Anambra Assembly Crisis: ’25 lawmakers attend sitting’ presided by new speaker
New speaker says House adjourned till November 20.
APC faults N80bn Bayelsa International Cargo Airport project
The party says the project has taken a heavy toll on the welfare of civil servants and the infrastructural needs of the state.
UN spends $70 million on humanitarian assistance in North-East
The agency says over seven million people in the region are in need of life-saving assistance due to the Boko Haram insurgency.
2019: Ondo Senatorial candidate steps down for Mimiko
The Zenith Labour Party said it had withdrawn from the presidential race and Mimiko, its candidate would now be fielded for Senate.
How to permanently solve minimum wage controversy — Middle Belt, Southern Leaders Forum
The group advocates restructuring.
SDP gets one House of Reps member, says more expected
Party says Ahmed Abu defected from the APC.
Dapchi: Nine months after abduction saga, school reopens
The principal says 80 per cent of the students and teachers have resumed.
APGA suspends three lawmakers over Anambra impeachment saga
An official describes the trio as ring leaders of the controversial removal of the speaker.
Anambra Assembly Crisis: Police teargas lawmakers, journalists, workers
The speaker of the assembly was controversially removed on Tuesday.
Court remands five for alleged attempt to rob governor
Suspects initially planned to approach the EFCC under the whistle blowing policy after discovering a room stuffed with cash in Mr Dickson’s country home.