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Group urge Buhari to call for national dialogue over insecurity

Nigerian activists are calling on President Muhammau Buhari to urgently take action to check the spate of killings in the country. Speaking at a press conference on ...

Buhari approves recruitment of 5,000 personnel for NDLEA

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the recruitment of 5,000 personnel for the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, says NDLEA Chairman, Muhammad Abdallah. Speaking...

Boko Haram kills another aid worker in Borno

An aid worker with global humanitarian organization,  Action Against Hunger, has been killed by suspected Boko Haram insurgents in Borno State. According to the...

We don’t plan to ban school governing boards, says Oyo govt

Contrary to circulating reports, Oyo state governor Seyi Makinde says he has no plans to proscribe School Governing Boards (SGBs) in public schools. Speaking on Friday,...

Army confirms five killed in Boko Haram ambush

Army authorities on Friday confirmed the killing of a colonel, a captain and three soldiers by Boko Haram insurgents in Borno State. The Deputy Director, Public...

Tribunal turns down PDP’s request for more time

A petition of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP requesting more time to conclude their case has been turned down by the Presidential election Petition Tribunal in Abuja....

Atiku’s witness says he needs INEC’s permission to read ‘server documents’

One of the witnesses called by the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, David Njoga, an Information and Communications Technology...

Olakunrin’s murder: Police says arrested suspects not yet linked to crime

The Ondo State Police Command has made it known that it had yet to link any of the suspects in its custody with the killing of Funke Olakunrin. Olakunrin, daughter of...

Reps urge FG to release SSANU, NASU allowances

The House of Representatives has on Thursday urged the Federal Government to release the allowances of non-teaching workers in public universities between 2009 and 2016....

President Election Tribunal: Atiku, PDP requests for more time to conclude case

The Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, have sought for more time from the five-man Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in...