Saturday, 20 June 2015 10:51
KADUNA State governor Nasir El-Rufai has stepped up his quest to cut waste in government spending by declaring that there will be no distribution of free food items during the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan.
Saturday, 20 June 2015 10:13
NEWLY-elected Bauchi State governor Mohammed Abubakar has seized 22 vehicles from the wives of the immediate past Governor Isa Yuguda as part of a clampdown of corruption in the state.
Saturday, 20 June 2015 09:59
HOSPITAL managers at the Delta State University Teaching Hospital (Delsuth) in Oghara are refusing to allow a couple take their newly born quadruplets home because they cannot afford the medical bill of N300,000 (£946) charged them.
Saturday, 20 June 2015 09:38
NOBEL laureate Professor Wole Soyinka has lost his bid to become the next Oxford University's professor of poetry losing out to British poet Simon Armitage amid claims that the Nigerian icon is too old for the job.
Friday, 19 June 2015 13:03
FORMER president Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has been elected as the chairman of the world ex-presidents' forum the Inter Action Council (IAC) of former heads of state and government as its ongoing 32nd plenary summit.
Friday, 19 June 2015 12:28
NIGERIAN Football Federation (NFF) officials have stepped up the search for foreign coaches for the national teams after the poor performances of the Flying Eagles and Super Falcons at their respective ongoing World Cups.
Friday, 19 June 2015 11:30
FORMER mayor of Lambeth Councillor Adedamola Aminu has presented a cheque worth £7,819.50 to the African charity Girl Child Network Worldwide (GCNW) at a brief ceremony at the town hall in Brixton.
Friday, 19 June 2015 11:04
RIVERS State looks set for more political turmoil as Governor Nyesom Wike has stepped up attacks on members of former Governor Rotimi Amaechi's cabinet by forcefully seizing ex-information commissioner Ibim Semenitari's cars.
Friday, 19 June 2015 10:16
PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari's wife Aisha has vowed to devote all her energy to the fight against sickle cell anaemia in memory of her stepdaughter Zulaihat who died from the ailment in 2012.
Friday, 19 June 2015 09:39
POLICE in Houston are investigating a horrific car crash in which a woman was killed during a head-on collision with another vehicle while in pursuit of her husband who was in his car with a mistress.
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