An Associate Professor in the Department of Economics, Lagos State University (LASU) on Tuesday, July 17, was issued a query over the alleged sexual assault of a student. The case is already before a disciplinary committee.
The Nigerian Naira has appreciated at the parallel exchange market sector after its steady appreciation was halted. The local currency trades at N360, N480 and N418 against the Dollar, Pound Sterling and Euro respectively.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, July 17, informed the National Assembly that the 2019 elections will cost N242.4 billion.The president explained that implementing a budget of N9.12trn for 2018 will be extremely challenging
Reports reaching NAIJ.com indicates that an attack is currently ongoing at Malikawa village in Gidan Goga district in Maradun local government of Zamfara state. The gunmen entered the village and started shooting.
It was a sad day in Uselu, Benin, Edo state on Monday, July 16, as a 6-year-old boy and his mother fell in the drain between 5 junction and textile mill road.Luckily the mother was rescued while the boy was taken away by the flood
The newspaper review for Tuesday, July 17, leads with former national security adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki, to regain his freedom in any moment as a Federal High Court Judge, Justice Ojukwu formally endorses bail application.
Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom at the banquet hall of the Government House in Makurdi of the state on Monday, July 16, in a dramatic twist announced that he is no longer with the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
The Nigerian Naira on Monday, retained its rate at the parallel market against Dollar, and slipped against Pound and Euro. The local currency closed at N361 to a Dollar, N420 to Euro while the Pound traded at N481 respectively.
Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, the President of the Court of Appeal, on Monday, July 16, directed that the alleged N2.9bn fraud case of former Abia state governor, Orji Kalu, must be concluded before the end of September 2018.
Some suspected armed robbers have sent a letter to Egan, Akesan and Igando communities in Lagos informing them of an impending visit from the men of the underworld. The robbers were said to have pasted copies of the letter.
Loyalists of President Muhammadu Buhari’s under the aegis of Buhari Support Organisation, Enugu state chapter, predicted that the victory of the All Progressives Congress in the Ekiti State governorship election will be replicated
Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike of Rivers State on Sunday, July 15, urged northern leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to pick a consensus presidential candidate to satiate the party’s determination to dethrone APC.
Opeyemi Bamidele, the director-general of Kayode Fayemi campaign organisation, has praised President Muhammadu Buhari for not subverting the will of the electorate in the Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti state.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Sunday, July 15, after the election announced that it is set to arrest Governor Ayo Fayose over the Integrated Poultry Project/Biological Concepts Limited N1.3bn fraud case.
No fewer than 23 Nigerian soldiers are yet to be accounted for after Boko Haram insurgents ambushed a military convoy at Boboshe village in Bama local government area of Borno. Five officers, 18 soldiers and 8 trucks were missing.
The DG of Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), Prof. Sani Mashi in an interview has warned that many parts of the country were likely to experience flooding due to a shift in rainfall pattern caused by climate change.
Chris Okotie, founder of the House of God International Ministry has called on Nigeria’s two major political parties All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic party (PDP) to adopt him as their presidential candidate.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday, July 15, departed the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja for Netherlands. The president is the only world leader invited to deliver a keynote address during the Solemn Hearing
A preacher with Living Faith Church (a.k.a.: Winners’ Chapel) on Sunday morning, July 15, ran a mid-size wagon into an ecstatic crowd welcoming the victory of Kayode Fayemi at Oye local government area, of Ekiti state.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in a statement signed by the national publicity secretary, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi has congratulated Dr. Kayode Fayemi, the party’s candidate, on his election as the Governor of Ekiti state.
The presidency on Friday evening, July 13, denied reports that Pastor Tunde Bakare of the latter Rain Assembly and minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the state house Abuja.
Senator Shehu Sani (APC-Kaduna) on Friday, July 13, said he is yet to defect from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to any other party. He said that consultations were still ongoing with regard to the future of the party.