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Sule Lamido’s detention: Fayose warns FG against continued harassment of presidential aspirants

Court remands ex-Gov. Lamido in prison

A Jigawa Chief Magistrate Court on Tuesday remanded the immediate past governor of the state, Alhaji Sule Lamido, in prison till May 4, for...
Olubadan to be buried February 12 – Ajimobi

Olubadan to be buried February 12 – Ajimobi

He said that the funeral rites for the late monarch would begin on Feb. 6, adding that a planning committee to handle the burial...
Absence of prosecution witness stalls Dokpesi’s case

Absence of prosecution witness stalls Dokpesi’s case

The ongoing trial of former Chairman of DAAR Communications Plc, Raymond Dokpesi before the Federal High Court Abuja was stalled on Tuesday due to...
Four consultants working on Ekiti river drowned

Four consultants working on Ekiti river drowned

Reports gathered confirmed that four consultants working on a World Bank assessment mission have drowned in Egbe River in Egbe community, Gbonyin Local Government...
Pro-Buhari group urges Nigerians to embrace FG’s whistle-blower policy

Pro-Buhari group urges Nigerians to embrace FG’s whistle-blower policy

The Buhari Media Support Group has urged Nigerians to embrace Federal Government’s whistle-blower policy, saying recent recovery of looted funds was a proof that...
Bagudu of Kebbi reiterates commitment to curb desert encroachment

Bagudu of Kebbi reiterates commitment to curb desert encroachment

Kebbi Gov. Atiku Bagudu has reiterated the commitment of the state government to protect the environment and fight desert encroachment. Bagudu said this when he...
OPINION: Finally, evil ones crawl out of the woodwork

Buratai: Nigeria Army Aviation Corps will soon become operational

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Wednesday said the Nigerian Army Aviation Corps would become fully operational before the expiration...
Eid-il-Fitri: Osun Assembly tasks Nigerians to sustain Ramadan lessons

Osun Assembly calls for sacrifice, prayers at Easter

Osun State House of Assembly under the leadership of Rt. Hon Najeem Salaam has congratulated Christian faithful on the 2016 Easter Celebration, urging Nigerians...
Osun by-election: Police arrests 3 political thugs

Police confirm 2 dead in Enugu market fracas

The police command in Enugu on Thursday confirmed two persons dead, following a fracas at the Gariki Market in Awkunanaw, Enugu. The Police Public Relations...
Ambode promises to pay $15.01m Lekki Free Trade Zone counterpart funding

Ambode promises to pay $15.01m Lekki Free Trade Zone counterpart funding

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Friday said that the state would fulfill its outstanding counterpart funding of 15.01million dollars to the Lekki...