The National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has blamed poor leadership abilities for the decision not to support Akinwumi Ambode for a second term as Lagos State Governor. According to him, Ambode’s administration was leading Lagos State in the wrong direction and couldn’t be allowed to continue that way as he was heading in the wrong direction.
Watin musa no go see for wrestling court! A man broke his wife’s jaw during an argument over their dog’s dinner, forcing her to have emergency surgery.
Nigerian troops foiled an attack by Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in Jakana, Borno State, on Sunday. The fighters stormed the area firing machine guns and rocket-propelled grenades from gun trucks.
Nigeria’s president, President Muhammadu Buhari has met with the new Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Abdulrasheed Bawa
Sultan of Sokoto and President-General, Nigerian Supreme Council of Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, has said that not all Fulani herdsmen engage in terrorism. The Sultan, who stated this yesterday when he visited the headquarters of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) in Abuja, said the insecurity in the country should not be restricted to one particular ethnic group.
Men of the Imo state police command have arrested a man identified as Emeka Ezuruike, a native of Ubommiri in Rivers State, for allegedly killing a 25-year-old man Victor Ikegwuonu who accused him of sleeping with a married woman. According to a statement
About one month after the West African Examination Council (WAEC) released the results of candidates who sat for its November/December examination, the fate of over 70,000 students in Kano State is still hanging in the balance, Daily Trust has learned. It was gathered WAEC decided to withhold their results over the State government’s failure to settle their registration fees as earlier promised
Commuters have continued to face hardship in Osogbo, the Osun State capital following the commencement of the construction of the Ola-Iya flyover. The state government, on Friday, February 19 closed the Ola-Iya junction to commence the flyover which according to Osun government, could be completed in nine months.
Private individuals are now permitted to build, operate or maintain assets on some federal highways that are up for concession, the federal government has said. The arrangement is under the new highway development and management initiative (HDMI). The FG said the concession process will be classified into two categories — value-added concession and unbundled assets approvals.
The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has declared an “immediate industrial action” in some states that have failed to pay the N30, 000 new national minimum wage. NLC lamented that about half the states in the country were yet to conclude negotiations on payment of the minimum wage.