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FG hands over presidential lodge to Lagos state govt

The Federal Government has handed over the Presidential Lodge, Marina to the Lagos State Government. Permanent Secretary, State House Marina, and Secretary to the Lagos State Government signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the formal handover of the lodge to

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Shi’ites protest in Kaduna, demand immediate release of Sheikh Zakzaky

Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, from Kano, Jigaea, Niger, Bauchi, Zamfara and Kaduna on Wednesday in Kaduna staged a protest, demanding the unconditional release of Sheikh Zakzaky from detention. The protesters also demanded the release of the

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Billionaire kidnapper: Evans wins first case in court, trial to continue

Justice Abdulaziz Anka of a Lagos Federal High Court on Wednesday ordered that the fundamental rights enforcement suit filed by billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, also known as Evans against the Nigeria Police Force will proceed. Anka gave the ruling while

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Corpers to embark on two weeks warning strike over new allowance

The National Youth Service Corps members (NYSC) have issued out a warning strike starting from 1st September to 14th September, 2017. This is to implore the Federal Government of Nigeria to keep to it promise of increasing the Corp members

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Gunmen attack EFCC headquarters, drops death threat for officials

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says its headquarters in Abuja was attacked early today by gunmen. “A major security breach was recorded at the headquarters of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in the early hours of Wednesday,

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N300m suit: Court to decide on Evans suit against NPF, others today

The Justice Abdulaziz Anka-led Federal High Court sitting in Lagos will deliver its ruling today, Wednesday, August 16 on whether to hear a suit filed against the Nigeria Police Force, Commissioner of Police Lagos State, Mr. Fatai Owoseni and the

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Airman who killed girlfriend sentenced to death by hanging

Kalu Bernard, an airman, has been sentenced to death by hanging over the alleged killing of his girlfriend and colleague, Solape Oladipupo. Bernard, 21, had shot and killed Solape when he allegedly caught her in the arms of another man at the

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Osinbajo swears in two new ministers, 15 permanent secretaries

The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has sworn in the two new ministers who were recently confirmed by the Senate. They are Stephen Ocheni and Suleiman Hassan. While Mr Ocheni is now the Minister of State For Labour, Mr Hassan

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Anti-Buhari protesters ends protest, allege death threat

The Anti Buhari Protesters #OurMumuDonDo has terminated its sit out protest march in Abuja over death being received by the members of the group. The group has been protesting against the continued stay of the ailing  President Muhammadu Buhari in

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PSC suspends special promotion in police

By Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Police Service Commission, PSC said it has suspended all recommendations for special promotion to reappraise already processed promotion, following bickering and complaints over promotion of police officers. The commission’s resolution was in response to some

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