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Lagosians expect LASTMA officials who will not collect bribes —Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State, on Friday, warned officers of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority to shun corruption and be civil while...

Zamfara gets new Commissioner of Police

A new Commissioner of Police, CP Usman Nagogo has been appointed in Zamfara State. He resumed duty on Friday. The troubled northwestern state has been faced with series...

Ondo Govt bans open defecation

Ondo State Government has banned open defecation, and is set to enact laws to handle defaulters. Speaking at the State Steering Committee on Open Defecation Free (ODF),...

Buhari orders CBN to blacklist firms importing palm oil, 42 other items

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria to blacklist any firm, its owner and top management caught smuggling or dumping any of the restricted...

AfDB’s Akinwumi Adesina to seek second term as President

President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Akinwumi Adesina has revealed that he will be seeking a second term. He made this known on Friday at the ongoing annual...

Supreme Court sacks Niger lawmaker, David Umaru

The Supreme Court has set aside the judgement of an appeal court that affirmed David Umaru the authentic lawmaker representing Niger state. A five-man panel of justices...

PDP’s Eyinnaya Abaribe emerges Senate Minority leader

Lawmaker representing Abia South, Enyinnaya Abaribe has been named Minority leader of the ninth Senate, while Emmanuel Bwacha from Taraba South retains his position as...

Three Nigerians arrested In India for alleged cybercrime

Three Nigerians residing in India have been arrested on alleged cybercrime charges in Mumbai, India. Local media reports that they were arrested for hacking into over...

Gov Oyetola meets Buratai over insecurity in Osun

Osun state governor, Adegboyega Oyetola has urged the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.- Gen. Tukur Buratai, to speed up action on the joint security team to combat rising...

Conel dies in Boko Haram attack

A Nigerian Army lieutenant colonel has died when Boko Haram insurgents attacked a military formation in in Mobba LGA, Borno State on Wednesday. The 158 Task Force...