Indonesian plane carrying 188 people crashes into sea

An Indonesian Lion Air plane carrying 188 passengers and crew crashed into the sea on Monday, officials said, moments after it had asked to...

Nigerian Army confirms three Shiites killed, explains clash

The Army has confirmed that three members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) or Shiite, died on Saturday, while two solders sustained injuries...

FG’s unpaid subsidy arrears affecting our operations – Marketers

Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association (DAPPMA) on Sunday said the unpaid subsidy arrears of over N650 billion by the federal government posed huge...

BREAKING: FEC awards contract for Lagos-Badagry Expressway

The Federal Executive  Committee on Wednesday awarded a contract for the repair of the Lagos Badagry Expressway. This was revealed in a tweet on the...

Minimum Wage: NLC, ULC threaten nationwide strike November 6

The labour unions in Nigeria say they would commence a nationwide, indefinite strike from November 6 if government does not meet their demands. The President...

US agency signs agreement with Kebbi govt to invest $10 million...

The United States African Development Foundation (USADF) has entered a $10 million agreement with Kebbi State Government to provide seed capital and technical assistance...

Bank staff, criminals collaborating to clone ATM cards, other documents, police...

The Commissioner of Police, Anti-Fraud Unit, Federal Criminal Investigation Intelligence Department (FCIID) Ikoyi- Lagos, Dan Okoro, on Thursday raised alarm over many cloned certificates...

Nigeria, Botswana sign agreement on cultural affairs, diplomatic relations

Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, has said Nigeria and Botswana have signed agreements on cultural cooperation and diplomatic relations as part of efforts to...

Strike: Nigerian govt goes tough on labour unions; vows no work,...

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the implementation of the no-work, no pay principle when workers go on strike in the federal public...

I have forgiven you wholeheartedly, Obasanjo tells Atiku

Former President Chief Olusegun Obasanjo says he has forgiven his former vice-president, Atiku Abubakar, wholeheartedly, describing him as “president-to-be.” Obasanjo said this while addressing journalists...