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UNILAG student dies after returning from an outing with ‘Aristo’

Tragedy has stuck at the Moremi Hall of the University of Lagos after a Chemistry Education student, identified simply as Tope, slumped and died at the institution’s medical Centre. Sources in UNILAG said the student, who was squatting in the

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SUV scam: Senate ctee grills Saraki

The senate committee on ethics and privileges is currently grilling Senate President Bukola Saraki over the seizure of a sport utility vehicle (SUV) belonging to the senate. Officials of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) impounded the vehicle in January after

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Magu out to bring down Saraki at all cost says aide

An aide to the President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki has again denied any involvement of Saraki with the Paris Club Refund. A statement issued on Sunday by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu stressed that Saraki

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Herdsmen on rampage again, invade Benue prison farm, kill inmate

The Benue Prisons Service on Monday confirmed that herdsmen invaded its Jato-Aka Farm Centre and killed an inmate, one Tersoo Agidi. ASP Stephen Nwanchor, Public Relations Officer, Benue Prisons Service, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Makurdi that

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Agric sector can generate over 40 million new jobs- Dogara

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has called for development, production and distribution of quality seeds to farmers in Nigeria in order to boost agricultural output and create over 40 million jobs for the unemployed population, a

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‘And they wickedly cast the first stone’

By Femi Adesina I learnt an enduring lesson on the day General Sani Abacha died. It was June 8, 1998, and death had laid its icy hands on the maximum ruler, and the scepter had fallen from the grip of

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Successful candidates for civil service jobs to be interviewed today

The Federal Civil Service Commission interviews for shortlisted candidates into Federal Government Ministries start today, the information below contains all you will need if you are one of the successful candidates for interview. The Federal Civil Service Commission has released lists

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Delta man marries two wives same day

A man from Isoko South area of Delta State on Sunday performed a rare feat in the annals of marriage in Nigeria, a report in the Punch indicates. The man, simply identified as Emamuzo, married two brides, Janet and Osioni,

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NUT denies suing Amosun over sacked colleagues

The Nigerian Union of Teachers has denied suing the Ogun state governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun over the sacked members in the state. The National President of the Union, Micheal Olukoya who led the leaders of the Union from 15 states

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Stop decieving Nigerians, reveal health status, Soyinka tells PMB

Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has called on Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, 74, to reveal the condition of his health after spending nearly two months in Britain on medical leave. Buhari and Soyinka Soyinka, who spoke in an interview with

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