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Lagos-Ibadan Expressway expansion: Lagos kicks against planned demolition of houses by Bi-Courtney Lagos-Ibadan Expressway expansion: Lagos kicks against planned demolition of houses by Bi-Courtney

The Lagos State government, yesterday, declared as illegal and unconstitutional, quit notices given...

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FG approves Lagos for test run of cashless banking FG approves Lagos for test run of cashless banking

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday endorsed the proposal by the Central Bank of Nigeri...

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Delta tribunal: Obasanjo can’t bribe anyone – Fani-Kayode Delta tribunal: Obasanjo can’t bribe anyone – Fani-Kayode

Erstwhile Minister of Aviation and former spokesman to President Olusegun Obasanjo, Chief Femi Fani...

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Okiro saved me from death, says Al-Mustapha,Claims Ribadu headed execution squad Okiro saved me from death, says Al-Mustapha,Claims Ribadu headed execution squad

Claims Ribadu headed execution squad, ex-EFCC boss denies Court admits ex-CSO’s letter to Bola Ige as evidence Video clip shows footages...

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Siasia admits fear over Argentina rematch Siasia admits fear over Argentina rematch

Nigeria coach Samson Siasia has admitted that some officials were not keen on an Argentina rematch ...

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Goals feast will continue – Obuh Goals feast will continue – Obuh

After seeing his lads  hit an all-time high of ten goals in two matches at the ongoing FIFA-20 Worl...

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Eagles begin training for Ghana Eagles begin training for Ghana

Coach Samson Siasia will this weekend lead out his Super Eagles troops for their first training session ahead of the friendly match agains...

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Adeboye advises journalists to verify stories before publication Adeboye advises journalists to verify stories before publication

GENERAL Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has again challenged Nigerian journalists to always ...

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FG approves negotiated sale for NITEL FG approves negotiated sale for NITEL

The National Council on Privatisation, yesterday approved the negotiated sale strategy for the privatisation of the Nigerian Telecommunica...

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It ‘ll take N150bn, 30 yrs to clean Ogoni oil spill – UN, FG It ‘ll take N150bn, 30 yrs to clean Ogoni oil spill – UN, FG

IT was a moment of truth yesterday as the Presidential Committee on Environmental, Survey and Clean-up of Ogoniland submitted its report ...

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Church leaders advise FG to dialogue with Boko Haram Church leaders advise FG to dialogue with Boko Haram

The Organisation of African Instituted Churches (OAIC), one of the five affiliates of the Christian Association of N...

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States leave ₦30bn education fund untouched States leave ₦30bn education fund untouched

Some state governments have not paid the counterpart fund that will qualify them to access the Universal Basic Education (UBE) funds statuto...

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Construction of 1,000 houses for Sokoto flood victims in progress Construction of 1,000 houses for Sokoto flood victims in progress

The construction of the 1,000 houses valued at N3.7 billion for the Sokoto flood victims is p...

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Gunmen raid residence of former aide to FCT minister Gunmen raid residence of former aide to FCT minister

Gunmen, suspected to be armed robbers, on Thursday in Bauchi, ransacked the residence of Muhammadu Danladi Audu Maiauduga, a former Special ...

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Ogun to pay N18,250 as minimum wage Ogun to pay N18,250 as minimum wage

The Ogun State government Thursday surprised its workers by approving that the least paid worker in the state will earn a monthly wage of N1...

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Al-Mustapha is a joke, says Ribadu Al-Mustapha is a joke, says Ribadu

The former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Nuhu Ribadu has refuted the claims of his involvement in a plan to assa...

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Privatisation has failed Nigerians, says Jonathan Privatisation has failed Nigerians, says Jonathan

PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan yesterday inaugurated the reconstituted board of the National Council on Privatisation (NCP), regretting that ...

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Single term: Presidency to meet ACF, Afenifere, Ohanaeze, SSPA, others Single term: Presidency to meet ACF, Afenifere, Ohanaeze, SSPA, others

President Goodluck Jonathan is forging ahead with his proposal for single term tenure for the President and Governors with consultations ...

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CPC to sanction members forming alliance with other parties CPC to sanction members forming alliance with other parties

The Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) says it will sanction any of its members who goes into an unauthorised alliance with any politic...

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INEC releases dates for gov polls in five states INEC releases dates for gov polls in five states

Denies approaching Supreme Court WITH the official release of a timetable for the conduct of gubernatorial elections in five states, the ...

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Lagos Junior League kicks off September 17 Lagos Junior League kicks off September 17

The 2011/2012 season of the Lagos Junior soccer League begins next month with 58 clubs competing. In a pre-season press briefing at the SWA...

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Power Minister appoints new heads for TCN, PTFP Power Minister appoints new heads for TCN, PTFP

MINISTER of Power, Prof. Bart Nnaji, has announced the appointment of Akinwunmi Bada and Uzoma Achinanya as Chief Executive of the Transmi...

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Tambuwal, Belgore blame foreign powers for Nigeria's woes Tambuwal, Belgore blame foreign powers for Nigeria's woes

The speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, and former Chief Justice of the Federation, Alfa Belgore, yesterday launched ...

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Minister tasks ICT experts, others on vision 20:2020 Minister tasks ICT experts, others on vision 20:2020

SCIENCE and Technology Minister Prof. Ita Ewa has said that without the positive contributions of various stakeholders, especially from th...

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How Abdulsalami induced politicians to abandon Abiola, by Al-Mustapha How Abdulsalami induced politicians to abandon Abiola, by Al-Mustapha

Names Adesanya, Ige as visitors to Aso Rock Court admits video, photocopies as evidence Afenifere group wants tight security for ex-CSO ...

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How UN, Nigeria made South Sudan, by Obi How UN, Nigeria made South Sudan, by Obi

NIGERIA played a leading role in ending the longest civil war in Africa and the formation of the continent’s newest nation, South Sudan, a...

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Mubarak on trial for graft, murder Mubarak on trial for graft, murder

ACCUSED of corruption and involvement in killing protesters, Egypt’s former President Hosni Mubarak went on trial yesterday, ringing an al...

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Eneramo regrets playing for Nigeria Eneramo regrets playing for Nigeria

Sivasspor striker, Michael Eneramo, has expressed disappointment that he featured for Nigeria’s Super Eagles as an international player. ...

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Foreign bank accounts: Code of Conduct Bureu declares war Foreign bank accounts: Code of Conduct Bureu declares war

The Code of Conduct Bureau, CCB, yesterday, said it has concluded plans to embark on an intensive nationwide assets  Scrutinization  exerc...

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Boko Haram: Labour wants security votes of governors withheld Boko Haram: Labour wants security votes of governors withheld

LAGOS— ORGANISED Labour has called on the Federal Government and National Assembly not to release security votes to state governors, who w...

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Bauchi farmers target 50,000 tonnes of sesame seeds Bauchi farmers target 50,000 tonnes of sesame seeds

Sesame seed farmers in Bauchi State have mapped out strategies to produce more than 50,000 tonnes of the commodity in 2011. Illiyasu Gital,...

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Mimiko pays tribute to helicopter crash victim Mimiko pays tribute to helicopter crash victim

The body of Josephine Oluwadamilola Kuteyi, the businesswoman who died last week in a helicopter crash, was Wednesday laid to rest in Ondo...

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52-year old landlord faces trial for belonging to secret cult 52-year old landlord faces trial for belonging to secret cult

A 52 year old landlord, Ajisebiiyawo Abiodun and 10 suspected members of student gangs were yesterday arraigned before an Osogbo Magistrat...

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ABIOLA’S DEATH : S-West leaders dare Al-Mustapha ABIOLA’S DEATH : S-West leaders dare Al-Mustapha

LAGOS—Yoruba leaders yesterday reacted angrily to allegation by Major Hamza Al-Mustapha, former Chief Security Officer to late General Sani...

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Shares of Dangote Flour, 23 others on full suspension Shares of Dangote Flour, 23 others on full suspension

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), on Tuesday, placed the shares of 24 companies on a “full suspension” while nine others were placed on “te...

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Luxury bus crushes 14 armed robbery victims Luxury bus crushes 14 armed robbery victims

LOKOJA: It was another tragic story yesterday as 14 passengers of a luxury bus who fell into the hands of armed robbers were crushed by an...

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Lawyers blame Al-Mustapha over delayed trial Lawyers blame Al-Mustapha over delayed trial

Two human rights lawyers - Fred Agbaje and Bamidele Aturu - on Tuesday absolved the courts of any blame in the more than 13 years incarcerat...

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China awards scholarships to Nigerian lecturers China awards scholarships to Nigerian lecturers

Nigeria’s bilateral education agreement with China is yielding positive results as four Nigerian lecturers have been awarded Ph.D scholarshi...

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Lawyer wants court to stop inauguration of senior advocates Lawyer wants court to stop inauguration of senior advocates

The controversy surrounding the appointment of Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SAN) by the Legal Practitioners Privileges Committee (LPPC), yes...

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