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Gunmen abduct Buhari’s in-law

A senior traditional title holder in Daura Emirate Council in Katsina State, Alhaji Musa Umar Uba, was abducted by four gunmen who...

Traffic law violations: FRSC to begin implementation of Penalty Point System...

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has said that it will  begin full implementation of the Penalty Point System on traffic offenders...

Fresh strike looms in polytechnics over agreements

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has hinted that the members might withdraw their services in Polytechnics nationwide any moment following...

NASS Leadership: Osinbajo meets Ndume behind closed doors

The Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo on Monday met behind closed doors with Sen. Ali Ndume at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Osinbajo in Kigali for 25th national commemoration of Rwandan Genocide

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has departed Nigeria for Kigali to join other world leaders and top dignitaries to participate as a Special Guest in...

PHOTOS: Atiku signs Peace Accord

Presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has signed the peace accord for the next year general election.

Boko Haram: Defence minister orders Buratai to remain in North-East

* Orders review of major military operations nationwide Minister of Defence, Mansur Muhammad Dan-Ali has directed the Chief of Army...

Senate approves higher institutions for Buhari’s hometown, 9 others

The Senate on Wednesday approved the establishment of 10 new higher institutions across the country including one in Daura, President Muhammadu Buhari's...

Maryam Sanda: I saw bite wounds, stitches on Bilyaminu’s body –...

A prosecution witness on Wednesday told an FCT High Court in Maitama how he saw several wounds on the corpse of Bilyaminu...

Troops repel Boko Haram attack in Kukawa

The Nigerian Army has said its troops repelled Boko Haram insurgents’ attack in Kukawa Local Government Area of Borno.

Boko Haram: Buhari cancels casual leave

President Muhammadu Buhari has cancelled his planned five-day “casual leave’’ as a mark of respect for victims of Boko Haram attacks across...

Gunshots, pandemonium in Akwa Ibom Assembly

There were gunshots and pandemonium in the Akwa Ibom House of Assembly, Uyo on Tuesday, as five of the lawmakers whose seats...

APC primaries: Buhari cautions Oshiomhole

President Muhammadu Buhari has cautioned the Adams Oshiomhole-led National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) against trampling on the...

Buhari approves improved salary for police

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved an improved salary structure for the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) The new structure is...

Buhari restates commitment to infrastructure development

President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated his administration's commitment to infrastructural development for the country. He said, "In spite of...

2019: PDP challenges Buhari to debate with Atiku

The People's Democratic Party (PDP) has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to a live, one-on-one debate with its...

Boko Haram slaughtered soldiers while service chiefs attend Buhari’s campaign –...

The presidential candidate of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Monday, lamented that while...

Disaster averted as Air Peace aircraft makes hard landing at Lagos...

An Air Peace aircraft on Tuesday made a hard landing at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. A hard...

Police nab 2 suspects for allegedly kidnapping, killing 8-yr-old girl

The Police Command in Kano State says it has arrested two suspects for allegedly kidnapping and killing an eight-year-old girl, Aisha Umar.

World Bank supports Nigerian farmers with modern techniques

The World Bank has announced plans to support 10,000 farmers in Kaduna State with modern farming techniques to stimulate productivity.

UNAIDS targets 2020 to end HIV/AIDS epidemics in Nigeria

The joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) is working towards ending HIV/AIDS epidemics in Nigeria and the world generally by 2020.

Ministerial list: Dambazau, Kachikwu, Dalung, others miss out

The Senate President, Ahmed Lawan has read out the names of nominees for ministerial position with notable omissions. The...

Presidency: How $1bn security fund withdrawn from ECA was spent

The presidency has released information on how $1billion removed from the excess crude account (ECA) for security in the country was spent.