Friday, 27 November 2015 10:54
PEDESTRIANS who fail to overhead footbridges in Abuja now face the prospect of being jailed for three months under new regulations being introduced by the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC).
Friday, 27 November 2015 10:37
NIGERIA'S National Agency for the Control of Aids (Naca) has discovered and identified about 3,500 male sex workers in the Abuja city centre who it says are responsible for spreading the virus across the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
Friday, 27 November 2015 10:10
PEACE negotiating body the Centre for Crisis Communication (CCC) has expressed doubt that the end of December deadline President Muhammadu Buhari has set for resolving the Boko Haram crisis can be met.
Friday, 27 November 2015 09:52
MEMBERS of the Oyo State House of Assembly have embarked on an indefinite strike protesting the accumulated allowance arrears owed them by the government believed to date back over the last three months.
Friday, 27 November 2015 09:36
FORMER Bayelsa State governor Chief Timipre Sylva has been cleared of 50 counts of corruption and abuse of office by a Federal High Court in Abuja clearing the way for him to stand in the December 5 gubernatorial elections.
Thursday, 26 November 2015 12:39
LAGOS magistrate's court has remanded five women aged between 33 and 61in custody for engaging in prostitution in the Ikoyi area of the state in a major departure from the past where such acts were overlooked by the authorities.
Thursday, 26 November 2015 12:09
SUPER Eagles striker Obafemi Martins could be on the way back to the English Premiership soon as his former club Newcastle United and their northeast rivals Sunderland have both made enquiries about signing him on loan.
Thursday, 26 November 2015 11:43
CHRIST Embassy Church founder Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is facing the prospect of being jailed in South Africa for financial irregularities if he and his church fail to release their accounting records in line with the country's regulations.
Thursday, 26 November 2015 11:11
FORMER president Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has advised one of his predecessors Dr Goodluck Jonathan to use the new foundation he is establishing as an opportunity to make up for the mistakes he made while in office.
Thursday, 26 November 2015 09:23
NIGERIA has been adjudged the world's 22nd largest economy with an annual growth rate of 5% during the course of 2015 according to the latest survey of the planet's wealthiest countries the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
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