- One year after, police arrest university graduate involved in bank robbery in Imo state (photo)
- 3 herdsmen jailed in Benue state for open grazing
- Breaking: This is a national disaster - Buhari reacts to abduction of schoolgirls in Yobe state
- El-Rufai drags Senator Sani to court, slams N2b defamation suit on him
The main headlines of the mainstream Nigerian newspapers for Thursday, February 22, are focused on the abduction of about 94 secondary school girls from Yobe state and the rescue of 48 girls out of 94 by the Nigeria army.
Governor Nasir El-Rufai has reacted to the allegation that he led a team of people to demolish a Secretariat of the All Progressives Congress belonging to a faction under the leadership of Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi (Kaduna North).
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, called on the federal government to put an end to the herdsmen crisis in Nigeria. He also said there is still high level of corruption in Nigeria despite the anti-corruption fight.
A sixteen year old boy in South Africa proposed marriage to his fifteen year old girlfriend. The video has since gone viral on the internet with many condemning the union and arguing that the two are too young for marriage.
The Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), Kaduna state chapter, at the Wednesday, February 21, plenary session of the Nigerian Senate raised a petition against the state government over their unpaid salary arrears.
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state was recently spotted at an event dancing vigorously. Okorocha recently established the ministry of happiness in Imo, which led to a controversial debate about its importation in the state.
An elderly man identified as Chief Philip Ibekwe, was caught while allegedly attempting to bury charms in his brother's house in Umuopara Ugiri, Imo state. His home was searched and other fetish items were found in it.
The former minister of aviation, Senator Stella Oduah, may be declared wanted by the officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) after ignoring yet another invitation by the anti-graft agency.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain, Adebisi Akande, has called on party members to support the reconciliation team led by former governor, Bola Tinubu, to ensure the party survive the internal rift it's going through.
A former aide of the ex-president Goodluck Jonathan, Waripamo-Owei Dudafa, was in court to testify during the hearing of a 200million lawsuit filed against Skye Bank and EFCC by former first lady, Patience Jonathan.
A pastor trying to perform some sort of 'exorcism' on a mentally challenged woman on the street got more than he bargained for when she turned around and hit him. The video has since gone viral on the internet.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has invited former Senate President, David Mark, to wage into the rift between the Ekiti state chapter of the party. The party set up a reconciliation committee to be led by Mark.
Chairman of the forum and former President General of the apex Igbo socio -cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Dr Dozie Ikedife, said the South East elders have decided to support President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019.
A former Chief of Defence Staff, Alani Akinrinade, on Monday, February20, criticised the federal government's way of handling the herdsmen crisis as well as other security issues affecting the nation, while speaking in Ondo state.
In 2018, the sum of N221million would be reportedly spent on refreshments and meal by five ministries. The ministries are Budget and National Planning, Industry trade and Investments, Information, Agriculture and Finance.
Oyo state governor, Abiola Ajimobi, on Monday, order the arrest and prosecution of armed herdsmen as well as herders destroying people's farm by grazing on it. The governor's order came after nine people were killed in a clash.
The Katsina State Elders Forum will soon reply former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s letter asking President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election in 2019, Governor Aminu Masari said on Sunday, February 18, in Daura.
A video that has since gone viral online shows a young boy stealing an iPhone from a shop at Computer Village, Ikeja after entering the shop in the guise of a prospective buyer. He is yet to be arrested by the police.
The General Overseer of the God’s Favour Ministry, Iba, Lagos state, Daniel Onwugbufor, confessed to helping a gang of robbers led by one Israel Animashaun, get buyers for stolen cars. The two were arrested on February 1.
A mob reportedly caught a middle-age herbalist with several female underwear in Abagana, Anambra state. The herbalist has allegedly confessed to paying young boys the sum of N10,000 to get the underwear for rituals.
The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, on Saturday called on Nigerians to shun those casting aspersions on President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration and the party.
A mobile Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) recorded a man and woman, Segun Latoye and Toyin Samuel, who claimed to be married, allegedly robbing passersby of their personal belongings somewhere in Oshodi, Lagos state.