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#Achechijamaa: Aisha Buhari joins #SecureNorth protest

The first lady of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Aisha Buhari, has created a new hashtag #Achechijamaa (save the people) and shared it with...

Kano fire service saves 69 lives in 2 weeks

The Kano State fire service, says it has saved 69 lives from fire incidents in the past two weeks in the state. Mr Saidu Muhammed,...

Brutality: Police list 37 ex-SARS officers for dismissal, prosecute 24

About 37 former members of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad have been listed for dismissal from the Nigeria Police while 24 others are recommended...

ASUP Fed poly Mubi to begin indefinite strike, Monday

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Federal Polytechnic Mubi has concluded arrangement to embark on total and indefinite strike beginning from Monday October...

181 students, staff of Lagos school test positive for COVID-19

A total of 181 out of 441 students and staff members of an undisclosed private boarding school located in a suburb of Lekki have...

#ENDSARS: Police open fire on protesters in Anambra

Sounds of gunfire rented the air as protesters marched to the headquarters of the special anti-robbery squad (SARS) in Awkuzu, Anambra, on Friday. The protesters,...

BREAKING: INEC releases date for 2023 Presidential poll

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has disclosed date for the 2023 presidential election in the country. INEC’s Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, who spoke on...

Nigeria becomes only African country excluded from 2022 US visa lottery

Nigeria is the only African country currently excluded from participating in the 2022 US diversity visa (DV) lottery. Online registration for the DV-2022 programme began...

FG agrees to pay N30bn earned allowance to ASUU

The Federal Government of Nigeria, on Thursday, agreed to release N30bn earned academic allowance to the university lecturers. It was gathered that the money would...

Residents of Kano, Kaduna, Bauchi, Niger protest rising insecurity

The Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) yesterday took to the streets in Kaduna, Bauchi, Niger and Kano States to protest the escalating security challenges...

Police arrest 5 traffic robbers during #EndSARS protest

Five robbery suspects, who allegedly wanted to hide under the cover of the ongoing #EndSARS protest to rob people in traffic, have been arrested. The...

Oil producing states got N9.53tn in 18 years – NEITI

A new report by the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has revealed that crude oil-bearing states located in the south-south region of Nigeria...
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Senate passes PIB for second reading, adjourns plenary to Nov 24

The Senate Tuesday passed for second reading, the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) 2020 after exhaustive debates by senators across party divides. The upper legislative chamber...

Lekki killings: You can’t go scot free, Fani-Kayode tells Buhari, Tinubu, Sanwo-Olu

Femi Fani-Kayode has vowed that Nigerian leaders who allowed the shedding of the blood of protesters in Lekki, Lagos State on Tuesday will never...

33 health workers infected, one killed by COVID-19 in Adamawa – NMA chair

A total of 33 health workers in Adamawa State have been infected by coronavirus from the time of outbreak of the virus in the...

#EndSARS: Dozens killed as violence spreads

Dozens of people were on Tuesday killed in Lagos, FCT, Kano, Oyo, Ogun and Plateau states, while many others sustained injuries following altercations in...