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APC congresses: Dogara, nine others drag Oyegun to court

APC congresses: Dogara, nine others drag Oyegun to court

APC crisis deepens as Dogara, 9 others drag Oyegun to court over congresses
Ikoyi registry can issue marriage certificates - FG counters Lagos state

Ikoyi registry can issue marriage certificates - FG counters Lagos state

The federal government on Friday, May 18, dismissed the claims made by the Lagos state government about the legality of the Federal Registry, Ikoyi conducting marriages and certificates, adding that the judgement is wrong.

Ikoyi registry can issue marriage certificates - FG counters Lagos state
SARS operatives arrested for extorting N5,000 from woman, friends in Lagos

SARS operatives arrested for extorting N5,000 from woman, friends in Lagos

Operatives of the Police Rapid Response Complaints Unit has arrested SARs personnel for extortion in Ikorodu with the IG, Ibrahim Idris directing that the officer face orderly room trial and the consequences of his action.

SARS operatives arrested for extorting N5,000 from woman, friends in Lagos
Will Femi Otedola rule ✦ Lagos State?

Will Femi Otedola rule ✦ Lagos State?

★ Femi Otedola Biography ★ gets a new page? Is he going to be governor of Lagos state in 2019? Let's take a look at the history of this man and find out if he really can help Lagos to become a great state! Only on Naija.ng!

Will Femi Otedola rule ✦ Lagos State?
Jiragen dankaro 31 zasu sauka Najeriya dauke da man fetir da kayayyakin masarufi

Jiragen dankaro 31 zasu sauka Najeriya dauke da man fetir da kayayyakin masarufi

Majiyar NAIJ.com ta ruwaito hukumar kula da tashoshin jiragen ruwa, NPA ce ta sanar da isowar wadannan jiragen dankaro, inda tace ana sa ran jiragen zasu fara sauka ne tun daga ranar Juma’a 18 ga watan Mayu zuwa ranar Lahadi, 27 g

Jiragen dankaro 31 zasu sauka Najeriya dauke da man fetir da kayayyakin masarufi
Meet beautiful 21-year-old female mechanic from Ikorodu area of Lagos (photos)

Meet beautiful 21-year-old female mechanic from Ikorodu area of Lagos (photos)

A Nigerian man recently showed off his 21-year-old female mechanic who has been fixing his car for two years. He shared the pretty hardworking lady's photo on social media and Nigerians immediately fell in love with her.

Meet beautiful 21-year-old female mechanic from Ikorodu area of Lagos (photos)
Marriages conducted by Ikoyi registry not legally binding, court rules

Marriages conducted by Ikoyi registry not legally binding, court rules

A Lagos high court has ruled that marriages conducted by the Federal Registry, Ikoyi, Lagos are not legally binding. Justice Chuka Austine Obiozor issued an order restraining the registry from conducting marriages.

Marriages conducted by Ikoyi registry not legally binding, court rules
Borno is now peaceful - Shehu of Borno declares

Borno is now safe for people to go about their normal business - Shehu of Borno

Boko Haram was brought here from elsewhere. Mohammed Yusuf (the founder) and Abubakar Shekau, came to Borno from somewhere to acquire Quranic and western education but unknown to the people, they had a hidden ideology.

Borno is now safe for people to go about their normal business - Shehu of Borno
NDLEA impounds 4 tonnes of tramadol at Lagos airport

NDLEA impounds 4 tonnes of tramadol at Lagos airport

National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Thursday, May 17, announced that it had impounded about 4000 kilogrammes of tramadol that was recently banned by the federal government at the Muritala Muhammed Airport, Lagos.

NDLEA impounds 4 tonnes of tramadol at Lagos airport
Experts react to passage of 2018 Budget, fault oil benchmark increment

Experts react to passage of 2018 Budget, fault oil benchmark increment

Although it will take some time for the implication to be fully felt in both the money and capital markets, the very short term reactions starts now and the capital market normally reacts very fast if it is an active one

Experts react to passage of 2018 Budget, fault oil benchmark increment
Police arrest fake officer who makes N15k daily in Lagos

Police arrest fake officer who makes N15k daily in Lagos

A fake police officer, Gregory Anyasodo, has been arrested by the Lagos Police command. Anyasodo, 47, was arrested on Thursday, May 17, by operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) at Oshodi area of Lagos state.

Police arrest fake officer who makes N15k daily in Lagos
Ekiti last governorship election was characterised by ‘hanky-panky’ - Buhari

Ekiti last governorship election was characterised by ‘hanky-panky’ - Buhari

I know Ekiti fairly well and Ekiti people are well known for their forthrightness, candour and integrity. All of these values seem to have been lost and we must restore these values and return Ekiti to its pride of place

Ekiti last governorship election was characterised by ‘hanky-panky’ - Buhari
Nigerian billionaire shoots down rumours of governorship ambition

Nigerian billionaire shoots down rumours of governorship ambition

Nigerian billionaire, Femi Otedola refuted claims that he is seeking to contest for Lagos state governorship seat in 2019. The rumours is said to have come up after Otedola posted a video of himself on a popular Molue bus.

Nigerian billionaire shoots down rumours of governorship ambition
NDDC official forfeits N1.8bn properties to federal government

NDDC official forfeits N1.8bn properties to federal government

The Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Thursday, May 17, ordered a temporary forfeiture of some properties worth N1.8 billion allegedly belonging to Tuoyo Omatsuli, the executive director, projects, NDDC

NDDC official forfeits N1.8bn properties to federal government
Lady narrates her ordeal with SARS men, tells how she parts with N5,000 to save her life (photo)

Lady narrates her ordeal with SARS men, tells how she parts with N5,000 to save her life (photo)

A digital marketer, Ifeoluwa Adegoke, caused serious a stir on the social media on Thursday, May 19 after sharing her encounter with some operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) in the Ikorodu area of Lagos.

Lady narrates her ordeal with SARS men, tells how she parts with N5,000 to save her life (photo)
Senator Marafa alleges plans to 'knock out' Buhari ahead of 2019

Senator Marafa alleges plans to 'knock out' Buhari ahead of 2019

Senator Kabiru Marafa representing Zamfara central senatorial district at the upper legislative chamber raised the alarm that plots are on to technically knockout President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 election.

Senator Marafa alleges plans to 'knock out' Buhari ahead of 2019
2019 presidency: Saraki, Atiku, Mark, Tambuwal others allegedly eye SDP ticket

2019: Saraki, Atiku, Mark, Tambuwal others allegedly battle to get SDP presidential ticket

The acting chairman of the party in Anambra state, Vincent Obi, has said that at least seven presidential aspirants and sixty other senators are eyeing to contest the 2019 elections under the Social Democratic Party (SDP) platform

2019: Saraki, Atiku, Mark, Tambuwal others allegedly battle to get SDP presidential ticket
Boko Haram: Maiduguri residents turn spent bullet shells into rings (photos)

Boko Haram: Maiduguri residents turn spent bullet shells into rings (photos)

Residents of Maiduguri, Borno state have found an ingenious ways of turning ugly objects of bloody warfare into beautiful items of adornment, as they turn spent bullet shells into jewelry - mainly rings. The federal government.

Boko Haram: Maiduguri residents turn spent bullet shells into rings (photos)
Buhari meets Army chief Buratai behind closed door, says his commitment to security is total

Buhari meets Army chief Buratai behind closed door, says his commitment to security is total

I received a briefing from the Chief of Army Staff this (Thursday) afternoon. The Army recently established a new battalion in Birnin-Gwari, Kaduna State, in addition to other deployments in troubled parts of the country.

Buhari meets Army chief Buratai behind closed door, says his commitment to security is total
Senator Afikuyomi is not interested in Lagos APC chairmanship - Aide

Senator Afikuyomi is not interested in Lagos APC chairmanship - Aide

Some party members in the state began to signify their intentions to vie for the chairmanship of the party following the directive of Tinubu that executive members, who had served for more than two terms should give room for other

Senator Afikuyomi is not interested in Lagos APC chairmanship - Aide
Read story of the first Nigerian Lieutenant Colonel to wear the Military Cross

Read story of the first Nigerian Lieutenant Colonel to wear the Military Cross

The story of Francis Adekunle Fajuyi (June 26, 1926 – July 29, 1966) a Nigerian soldier from Ekiti who was the first military governor of the former Western Region, Nigeria, was full of with bravery and enviable leadership mettle.

Read story of the first Nigerian Lieutenant Colonel to wear the Military Cross
Fraud: Court refuses to unfreeze Bola Shagaya’s N1.9bn account

Fraud: Court refuses to unfreeze Bola Shagaya’s N1.9bn account

The anti-graft agency had then told the court that the N1.9bn was the balance of a total of N3,305,150,000, which Shagaya received as “founder fees” on behalf of an organisation, Women for Change, being spearheaded by a former

Fraud: Court refuses to unfreeze Bola Shagaya’s N1.9bn account
Sad! See photos of handsome Nigerian graduate who slumped and died a day after he complained of having headache

Sad! See photos of handsome Nigerian graduate who slumped and died a day after he complained of having headache

It has just been reported that a young Nigerian graduate Samuel Onu lost his life a day after he complained of having headache in Lagos. Late Onu is a graduate of Abia state University as his friends have mourned him on Facebook.

Sad! See photos of handsome Nigerian graduate who slumped and died a day after he complained of having headache
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