- Police arrest 10 suspects for allegedly burning IDPs houses in Nasarawa
- Just in: JAMB uncovers another N83 million fraud in 5 states
- We're not aware of Shekau’s whereabouts - Army debunk claim of Boko Haram leader's escape to Cameroon
- Amid various clashes with police, Buhari rejects Nigerian Peace Corps Bill
The secretary general of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Mohammed Barkindo will be visiting Nigeria. Barkindo will be leading other global oil and gas industry leaders to for a programme in Nigeria.
Speaking on Kakaaki, an African Independent Television programme, the director of publicity and voter education, Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi, said lives of some INEC registeration officers were being threatened in various commuities.
Alesa Elema said the allegations of diversion of petroleum products are unfounded, she said the depot provides monitoring mechanism that ensures products allocated are lifted and delivered to designated locations.
Speaking at the launch of his book titled: "Security and Justice: The pathway for peace and reconciliation in Nigeria", Ibrahim Idris said he was in Benue state to have meetings with all parties involved in the crisis.
Explaining circumstances that led to the disappearance of the money he received from registration of scratch cards, Atose said tellers and invoices issued for the sales were destroyed in an attack by insurgents.
Every discerning Nigerian has discovered the fact that Tinubu is subtly passing a critical message to President Buhari and his supporters that he should not contest the 2019 election and that Nigerians have already moved on.
A trailer conveying diesel on Wednesday killed four persons and destroyed five vehicles at Mararaba Jama’a in Kuru, Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau. The trailer carrying diesel to Bauchi ran into the vehicles.
The House's ad-hoc committee investigating the activities of staff of the Nigerian Pertroleum Marketing Companies (NPMC), and staff of government owned depots on Wednesday, February 14, announced that its has began its work.
Femi Falana said that NEITI concluded that the $20.2 billion fraudulently ended up in the hands of some oil companies and agencies of the Federal Government as opposed to being remitted into the Federation Account.
In a statement signed by its president, Igwe Achese and its general secretary, Joseph Ogbebor, NUPENG said the suspension of the planned strike arose after a meeting and understanding was reached with the SSS DG.
The NBS said that in Osun, petrol was sold for N228.89 per litre; in Abia it was N227.50 per litre, while it was N223 per litre in Benue. The NBS stated this in “Premium Motor Spirit (Petrol) Price Watch for January 2018".
She added that while the National Policy on Education provides for multilingual study which is the learning of a child’s language of the immediate community; teachers and learners have not taken the study with desired seriousness.
The FCT commissioner of police, Sadiq Bello, while parading the suspects on Tuesday, February 13, said the arrest was made following a reported case of armed robbery at a house in Maitama, sometime in November last year.
The women under the aegis of Concerned Southern Women for Good Governance accused the federal government of handling the herdsmen menace in states across Nigeria with kid gloves. They called for a decisive step to end the killing.
Ebonyi state governor, David Umahi said it was observed that all the parties are willing to make peace and we are looking at the conditions and suggestions of the various groups handed over as the way forward to having peace.
The governor of Kano state, Abdullahi Ganduje, on Tuesday, February 13, said he would not allow his predecessor, Rabiu Kwankwanso. The governor said this in Abuja while speaking during programme at the Banquet Hall of the Villa.
The House also ordered Peace Corps to take possession of its office at number 57, Iya Abubakar Crescent, off Alex Ekwueme way, opposite Jabi Lake, Jabi, Abuja which has been under siege by the police immediately.
Some armed men have kidnapped a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Musa Danbaba Saya-Saya in Kaduna state. The armed men - five in number - kidnapped Saya-Saya on Tuesday, February 13, at about 1 am.
My knowledge of the Bible tells me that the battle between herdsmen and farmers is an old, original battle. Of the two sons of our father Adam, and our mother, Eve, one was a farmer – Cain, the other was a herdsman – Abel.
A former spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh, has reacted to a recent Supreme Court ruling on his 'no case submission' filed against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
So the women were trapped; we do not know their number but a few of them who were able to jump down, scampered for safety, escaped. Those of them who could not make it were taken away with the truck by the Boko Haram.
Speaking at the National Security Summit organised by the Senate, chairman of the NGF and governor of Zamfara state, Abdulaziz Yari, said the primary responsibility of any government is to protect lives and property of citizens.