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Ghana becomes Nigeria’s biggest trade partner after border closure

The latest foreign trade report released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) shows some interesting numbers, as Ghana emerged Nigeria’s biggest export destination for…

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EFCC seizes Orji Kalu’s properties

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Saturday, December 14, 2019, moved to the next level in fulfilling the terms of court sentence passed…

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Ajayi Crowther: “I was bartered for a horse, slapped my slave master”

One of the victims of the hideous slave trade in Nigeria was Bishop Ajayi Crowther. The vessel that carried him and other captives was lucky to…

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Boko Haram/ISWAP: 20 aid workers killed since 2016 – INGO

The international NGO community also called INGO Forum on Saturday said, at least 20 aid workers have been killed in North-east Nigeria since the beginning…

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Pension reform: Strikes enter second week in France

Strikes over a planned pension reform in France look set to continue for a second weekend and Parisians can expect serious delays on Saturday, according…

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Boko Haram: UN reacts to execution of aid workers in Borno

The United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr Edward Kallon, has condemned the execution of four aid workers by Boko Haram in Nigeria’s northeastern Borno….

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Police gives strong warning over use of fireworks during yuletide

The Ondo State Police Command has placed a ban on the use of fireworks during the yuletide across the state. With a stern warning issued…

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Federal High Court, National Industrial Court get new Chief Judge, President

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, on Friday swore in Justice John Tsoho as the Chief Judge of the Federal High Court of…

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Enugu IGR boost, fallout out from Ugwuanyi’s measures – ESIRS

The Enugu State Internal Revenue Service (ESIRS) has attributed the sustainable increase in the state’s Internally Generated Revenues (IGR) to the well-thought-out measures adopted by…

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Oshiomhole: I am a he-goat

National chairman of the All Progressives Congress, (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has debunked reports that he was placed under house arrest and also described himself…

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DSS currently fishing evidence to nail Sowore – Falana

Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr. Femi Falana has asked the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), to withdraw pending…

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AfDB approves $124.2m loan for water sector reforms in Akure

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a 124.2 million dollars loan to finance the urban water sector reform and…

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SARS officer allegedly kills fruit seller in Abia

The Abia State Commissioner of Police, Mr Eneh Okon, has confirmed the alleged killing of one Kasarachi Moses by SARS officers in Ubakala, Umuahia South…

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APC chieftain lands in prison for accusing Bauchi gov of stealing 1bn

Bauchi State Police Command on Thursday, arraigned a stalwart of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Umar Mai Fata, before the Chief Magistrate Court 11, for…

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Islamic group reacts as CJN calls for constitution amendment to accommodate Sharia law

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has reacted to the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Muhammad Tanko’s call for constitutional amendments to accommodate some peculiarities…

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TCN, states to expand transmission networks

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), says it is collaborating with state governments on Right of Way (RoW) to expand transmission networks. Mr Usman Mohammed,…

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Sowore: Attorney General takes over case from DSS

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), has taken over the case against the #RevolutioNow protest convener, Omoyele…

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Gov. Ugwuanyi reiterates commitment to scientific innovation

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has reiterated his administration’s commitment towards creating a conducive atmosphere for science and technology to thrive in the state…

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APC: Oyegun takes shot at Oshimhole over Obaseki

Former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), John Oyegun, on Thursday spoke on the crisis rocking his party in Edo, describing it as…

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Senate moves to end discrimination against Policewomen

The Senate has commenced moves to put an end to discrimination against women in the Nigeria Police Force with Thursday’s consideration of the Police Act…

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