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PDP accuses Aregbesola of trying to use local governments to borrow to clear arrears

 

Saturday, 27 June 2015 09:36

PDP accuses Aregbesola of trying to use local governments to borrow to clear arrears

GOVERNOR Rauf Aregbesola has been accused by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of trying to force local governments across the state to take out fresh loans worth N9bn (£28.61m) to enable him offset civil servants salary arrears.

   

Media blackout looms in Nigeria as journalists start strike action over unpaid salaries

 

Saturday, 27 June 2015 09:05

Media blackout looms in Nigeria as journalists start strike action over unpaid salaries

NIGERIA faces the prospect of a partial media blackout after the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) threw its weight behind the ongoing strike action by employees of several media houses over unpaid salary arrears.

   

Army hands out cheques to families of 62 soldiers who died fighting Boko Haram

 

Friday, 26 June 2015 10:45

Army hands out cheques to families of 62 soldiers who died fighting Boko Haram

NIGERIA'S military high command has made an emergency payment to the families of the 62 soldiers who lost their lives in a confrontation with Boko Haram terrorists in Zaman Lafiya in Borno State.

   

NFF to sack Keshi if probe shows he applied for job as Ivory Coast's head coach

 

Friday, 26 June 2015 10:18

NFF to sack Keshi if probe shows he applied for job as Ivory Coast's head coach

NIGERIAN Football Federation (NFF) officials have revealed that head coach Stephen Keshi will be sacked if indeed he is found to have applied for the job to manage Ivory Coast's national team the Elephants.

   

Enugu police begin manhunt for gang who forced their friend to drink acid after dispute

 

Friday, 26 June 2015 09:51

Enugu police begin manhunt for gang who forced their friend to drink acid after dispute

MEMBERS of the Enugu State Police Command have begun a manhunt for several unidentified men who lured one Sunday Onwe Uche from Amuri Nkanu West Local Government Area of the state to a hotel and made him drink acid.

   

Nine people sentenced to death by Kano Sharia court for blasphemy against Islam

 

Friday, 26 June 2015 09:21

Nine people sentenced to death by Kano Sharia court for blasphemy against Islam

NINE people have been sentenced to death in Kano State by a Sharia Court of Appeal in Rijiyar Lemo for blaspheming against the Prophet Mohammed after being convicted of making unguarded utterances against Islam.

   

Senate sets up nine-man committee to review legislators' jumbo salaries and allowances

 

Friday, 26 June 2015 08:56

Senate sets up nine-man committee to review legislators' jumbo salaries and allowances

NIGERIA'S senators appear prepared to cut their jumbo allowances in response to the public outcry over the National Assembly's drain on the country's resources by constituting a committee to review their packages.

   

Buhari appoints Ahmed Idris as new accountant-general after examining 60 candidates

 

Friday, 26 June 2015 08:10

Buhari appoints Ahmed Idris as new accountant-general after examining 60 candidates

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mallam Ahmed Idris as the new accountant-general of the federation after he successfully emerged from a rigid selection process that involved about 60 candidates sitting examinations.

   

Woman who offered house and car to potential husband admitted to mental hospital

 

Thursday, 25 June 2015 14:10

Woman who offered house and car to potential husband admitted to mental hospital

HEALTH authorities in Kano State have sent a woman who offered a card and house to any man willing to marry her to the Dawanau Psychiatric Hospital amid fears that she is not mentally stable.

   

Senator Ali Ndume from Borno State finally elected as senate majority leader

 

Thursday, 25 June 2015 11:37

Senator Ali Ndume from Borno State finally elected as senate majority leader

NIGERIA's senate has completed the appointment of its principal officers by electing Senator Ali Ndume from Borno State as the majority leader and Senator Ibn Na'Allah from Kebbi State as his deputy.

   

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