FCT police parade 49 suspects over alleged robbery, kidnapping
An official lists the number of arrests made in recent weeks.
How vigilante group tortured debtor to death over N3,000 – Police
A fellow trader had accused John Yakubu of owing him N3,000
Road crashes claim 351 lives in three Northern central states
A total of 2,413 persons were injured in the accidents that took place in Benue, Nasarawa and Plateaus States in nine months.
Kogi 2019: 45 parties adopt Yahaya Bello as candidate
The coalition also included 18 political parties that had earlier voluntarily withdrawn from the election to brighten the chances of Mr Bello in the election
INEC recruits 81 physically-challenged persons for Kogi election
The physically-challenged persons will serve as ad hoc staff during the November 16 governorship poll.
Floods destroy 2,714 houses, claim 10 lives in Niger
A total of 21, 223 people were affected by the floods in 20 local government areas with 123 communities submerged.
NUJ Chairman, 14 others nominated as Commissioners in Nasarawa State
The commissioner-nominees include the Chairman of the state council of NUJ, Dogo Shammah.
Niger gets $6m World Bank grant to support out-of-school children
The official says the programme would be implemented in 15 out of the 25 local government areas of the state with high rate of out-of school children.
Your support will be rewarded, Yahaya Bello assures support groups
Mr Bello is seeking a second term in office in the November 16 governorship election.
Nasarawa declares free education for physically-challenged students
The official said that government had directed all heads of the institutions to ensure compliance, added that the institution’s management had consequently stopped collecting registration fees from all the physically-challenged students.
Kogi Governorship Poll: Governor Bello sued over ‘double registration’
Ms Akpoti is asking the court to compel INEC to prosecute Mr Bello for double registration as a voter.
Buhari writes Senate, seeks approval of N10 billion refund to Kogi
Mr Buhari asked the Senate to approve the issuance of a promissory note to Kogi State government for projects done on behalf of the Federal Government.
FCT judiciary disposed 13,961 during 2018/2019 legal year – CJ
The CJ says there were 30,582 cases brought before the courts with 16,396 carried over from 2017/2018 legal year.
Police arrest 23-year-old man for allegedly killing stepmother in Nasarawa
The police say the suspect allegedly committed the act at about 11 p.m. on Friday at Ungwan-Yakubu, Agyaragu village, in Obi Local Government Area of the state
ECOWAS court orders prosecution of Benue mass killing perpetrators
ECOWAS court says Nigerian government breached its obligation to investigate the human rights violations that occurred.
Certification: Kogi teachers write professional exam
About 1,520 teachers are writing the exam that would qualify them as professionals.
Governor Yahaya Bello hails judgement sacking Melaye, congratulates Adeyemi
Mr Yahaya Bello praises the judiciary for being “unbiased, independent and impartial.”
Nigerian Army arrests suspected killers of five soldiers in Plateau
The commander of OPSH said that the suspects had killed five soldiers in two different attacks in 2018 and 2019.
Ochanya: Benue government re-arraigns lecturer accused of raping late minor
Mr Ogbuja was arraigned over alleged sexual abuses of the late Miss Ochanya during a period of over five years which resulted in her death.
Gunmen kill one, abduct NSCDC officer, two children in Abuja
The gunmen killed a community vigilante and whisked away a NSCDC officer with his two children.
Gov. Abdulrazaq presents six additional commissioner-nominees to Kwara Assembly
Mr Abdulrasaq had earlier on September 17 presented four female commissioner-nominees to the Assembly.