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Establishment of MAAUN excites NUC 

The establishment of Maryam Abacha American University of Nigeria, Kano, will pave way for more enrollment of candidates into Nigerian Universities, says the National...

Organised Labour suspends planned protest in Rivers

The organised labour on Tuesday suspended its planned protest in Port Harcourt, over a lingering industrial dispute, which led to sealing of the Nigeria...

NIS INTERPOL system uploads 150,000 stolen, lost travel documents

  The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS)  INTERPOL i-24/7 desk has successfully uploaded 150, 000 Stolen and Lost Travel Documents (STLD) to INTERPOL Global System (IPSG) in...

Emeka Offor donates over N1.9bn medical equipment to 20 institutions

An NGO, Sir Emeka Offor Foundation has donated medical equipment, supplies and medicines valued more than five million dollars (N1.908 billion) to 20 health...

COVID-19:  We shouldn’t relax yet—Ooni

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, has cautioned Nigerians against relaxing in the observation of necessary protocols as COVID-19 cases drop. The monarch spoke...

COVID-19: FG receives Russia’s vaccine samples

The Federal Government on Friday received samples of Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine. Russia’s Ambassador to Nigeria, Alexey Shebarshin, delivered the samples to the Minister of Health,...

EFCC recovers N147m looted funds, hands over  to Kwara gov’t

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Kwara Zonal Office, has handed over the sum of N147.7 million recovered from suspected treasury looters to...

Nigeria secures landmark victory in bid to overturn P&ID judgement

Nigeria has secured a landmark victory in its pursuit to overturn a $10 billion judgement awarded against it in a case against Process and...

Letshego to ease Nigerians’ access to loans with new website

In a bid to support every Nigerian, Letshego Nigeria, a pan African microfinance bank has launched a new website, www.letshego.ng, to bring its financial solutions...

Attempted homicide: Court remands Sulaimon

An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Friday ordered that a 21-year-old unemployed man, Sulaimon Olalekan, who allegedly stabbed a woman to rob her,...

Lawan, Shekarau, Nwaoboshi top list of 10 senators without a single bill

About 14 months since the inauguration of the ninth assembly, lawmakers have been striving to perform their primary duties and fulfil promises made to...

Protest shuts down economic activities in Osogbo over electricity tariff, fuel hike

Members of the Coalition for Civil Societies in Osun State Friday morning protested against the hike in electricity tariff and petrol price. The protesters took...
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What the papers say – September 19

FBI uncovers fresh evidence against Hushpuppi THE tide seems to be rising in the United States against suspected internet fraudster, Ramon Abbas, popularly called...

Patanmi, Danbatta, others set for 2020 Virtual Internet Governance Forum

The Hon. Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, the Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta, and...

FG Made U-turn, apologises for asking all bank, other account holders to re-register

The Federal Government has apologised for asking all account holders in the country’s financial institutions to register their details again. The order was given despite...

Afghan president approves inclusion of mother’s name on ID cards

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Friday approved the inclusion of a mother’s name in the country’s national identity cards. For years activists have fought for...