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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...

Julius Berger updates progress of 2nd Niger bridge on new website

Julius Berger Nigeria Plc has launched a website to show Nigerians the progress of the ongoing construction of the 1.6km long 2nd Niger Bridge, 10.3km highway, Owerri...

June 12: Fayose lauds Buhari, slams Obasanjo

Former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has commended the actions of President Muhammadu Buhari for honouring the presumed winner of the June 12, 1993...

Eight die, 12 injured in Lagos auto-crash

The Public Relations Officer of the Ogun State Traffic Agency, Tunde Akinbiyi, has confirmed that at least eight persons have died while 12 others have been injured in...