Saraki challenges Tinubu over budget padding allegations

Senate President Bukola Saraki has challenged the leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, to substantiate his allegation that he...

JAMB announces arrest of over 100 ‘professional examination writers’

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has arrested two biological children of an accredited Computer Based Test (CBT) cente owner in...

Lai Mohammed approved N2.5 billion ‘fraudulent’ payment, but claims ignorance

Lai Mohammed, Nigeria’s information minister, has admitted he did not do due diligence before signing off on a controversial N2.5 billion payment...

New batch of 136 Nigerians return from Libya

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has received another batch of 136 stranded Nigerians from Libya. Idris Muhammed, Coordinator, Lagos...

No plan to remove fuel subsidy now — Nigerian govt

The federal government has again clarified its stance on the removal of fuel subsidy, saying it had no plan to do so...

Nine top FIRS officials in EFCC custody over alleged multi-billion naira fraud

Nine senior officials of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) are currently in detention over alleged multi-billion naira fraud. The...

Malabu Scandal: EFCC urged to seize Etete’s $56 million private jet

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has been urged to seize a private jet owned by a former Nigerian minister of...

FEC approves N594m for FCT water board, fire service

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a memo for the award of contract for the supply of water treatment and field...

Julian Assange arrested in London, faces extradition to U.S

The police in London have arrested Julian Assange following his removal from the Ecuadorian embassy where he had been taking refuge on asylum grounds...

Buhari cuts Dubai trip short, returns to Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari returned to Abuja on Tuesday night, a day ahead of schedule. The News Agency of Nigeria...