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Obasanjo’s Claims Are Unfounded – Presidency

The Presidency has rejected former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s allegations against President Muhammadu Buhari. Reacting to the allegations during his appearance on Sunday Politics, Mr Femi...

Again, Court Restrains CCT From Prosecuting Onnoghen

By Glory Abuh-Adejoh The National Industrial Court, Abuja, on Monday ordered the service of an interim order and hearing notice on the Chairman of the...

Update: CJN Onnoghen Absent As CCT Commence Hearing

The embattled Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen has failed to appear before the code of conduct tribunal CCT as his trial commenced on...

New Minimum Wage: ‘Every State Won’t Pay The Same’ – Peter Obi

Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Peter Obi says new minimum wage should be determined by states, not labour congress. Obi speaking...

Christmas: Ndigbo Muslims Congratulate Christians

Ndigbo Muslims of Nigeria have congratulated their Christian counterparts, especially in the Southeast geopolitical zone, over their Christmas festival being celebrated today, Tuesday, December...

FG Releases N163b To Universities

By Joan Nwagwu/Abuja The Federal Government said it has released N163 billion to the universities from the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), but striking academics...

Kano Hospital Conducts Successful Brain Surgery

The newly-commissioned hospital in Kano, Muhammadu Buhari Specialist Hospital, Giginyu, has conducted brain surgery on Ali Iliyasu, who suffered brain injury 26 years ago. A...

Ondo: Tension As Kidnappers Go On Rampage, Abduct More Travellers

The tension among residents of Ondo State over rising insecurity got to a worrisome level at the weekend when most travellers from and to...

NAF Helicopter Crashes In Boko Haram Fight

A Nigerian Air Force (NAF) helicopter crashed in combat on Wednesday night while providing close air support to troops of 145 Battalion at Damasak...

Nigerian Detained In US, Our Findings – Dabiri-Erewa

The Office of the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora has given more insight into the circumstances surrounding the...

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Alex Badeh Finally Buried In Abuja

Late Air Chief Marshall, Alex Badeh has finally been laid to rest. Badeh’s corpse was buried at the military cemetery in Abuja, after a funeral...

NRC To Test Run Lagos-Abeokuta Rail Line Next Month

By Kazeem Akande/Augusta Uchediunor The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) says, it will test run the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge line early February. Mr Fidet Okhiria, the NRC...

Voter Education: INEC Seeks Media Help

By Polycarp Auta Ahead of the forthcoming general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has urged the media in the country to help in...