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Ayeni emerges NASCON Chairman

The National Salt Company of Nigeria (NASCON) Allied Industries Plc has appointed Mrs Yemisi Ayeni, as the Chairman of the Board of Directors. This is...

BREAKING: Northern govs begin emergency meeting over Shiites, Army clash

An emergency meeting of the governors of the 19 Northern states, under the aegis of Northern States Governors’ Forum, has commenced in Kaduna. The governors...

Buratai commutes sentences Of soldiers on death row

The death sentences by firing squad passed on 66 soldiers in January and March 2015 by separate General Court Martials have been commuted to...

​Tinubu wants fuel subsidy removed

He said it would be better to spend the money from subsidy on people-based programmes. “I would choose to remove the subside and use the...

NHRC decries worsening conditions in detention facilities

The National Human Rights Commission has expressed worry over worsening conditions of detention facilities at the various offices of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS)...

Imo Govt, Labour Union At Dispute Over Acknowledgement Endorsement Form

The Imo State government has reacted to the recent demonstration by workers in the state over a purported directive by the office of the...

Implement National Conference report, Fayose’s wife tells Buhari

The wife of Gov. Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State governor, Feyisetan, has called for the implementation of the report of the Justice Legbo Kutigi-led...

2016: Nigerians should expect transformational economic policies- Saraki

The administration of President Muhammadu Buhari is committed to making lives more bearable and comfortable for the Nigerian masses. The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki...

WAEC plans computer based tests for objective questions

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) is considering migrating to the Computer-Based Test (CBT) mode of examinations for objective questions, an official has said...

Police ban religious processions in Sokoto

The Police in Sokoto have banned indefinitely all forms of processions by all religious groups across the 23 local government areas of the state. This...

NFF Budgets N5bn In 2016 As Nigeria Participates In 7 Competitions

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has revealed plans to spend over N5 billion (about $25 million) for the country’s participation in seven major championships in...

NSCIA probes whereabout of Shi’ite leader, El-Zakzaky

A committee put in place by Nigeria’s supreme Muslim body over Saturday’s clash between members of the Shi’ia sect and the Nigerian Army, is...