Nigeria

Nigeria: We Have Enough Facts to Unseat Buhari – Atiku’s Legal Team

Photo: This Day Atiku Abubakar and President Muhammadu Buhari By Halimah YahayaThe lead lawyer representing Atiku Abubakar of...

Nigeria: Supreme Court Restores Lawyer After 5 Years’ Debarment

The Supreme Court has reinstated a lawyer, Kunle Kalejaye (SAN), who was debarred by the Legal Practitioners Disciplinary...

Nigeria: Atiku Has Everything to Win At Tribunal – Counsel

Dr. Livy Uzoukwu, has said the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the just concluded...

Nigeria: Many Feared Killed in Boko Haram Attack in Michika

By Abdulkareem HarunaAn attack by Boko Haram insurgents on Michika town of Adamawa State on Monday night claimed...

Nigeria: Govt Cuts Oil Output By 400,000 Bpd

By Udeme AkpanThere are indications that Nigeria may amend its N8.9 billion 2019 budget, following the recent oil...

Nigeria: The Hurdles, the Merits Before an Atiku-Buhari Legal Tussle

By Raheem AkingboluRaheem Akingbolu takes a look at the impending legal battle between former Vice President Atiku Abubakar...

Nigeria: Amaechi Awaits Cabinet Approval for $8 Billion Ibadan-Kano Project

Photo: Premium Times Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi (file photo). By Joke FalajuAbuja — Minister of Transportation, Rotimi...

Nigeria: Prominent Rivers Citizens Express Concern Over Electoral Violence, Army’s Role

By Taiwo-Hassan AdebayoThe Nigerian Army has continued to be a target of critical reviews over the elections in...

Nigeria: Boko Haram Attacks Adamawa Community, Burns Bank

The military on Monday routed insurgents who tried to enter Michika, a commercial town in Adamawa, after a...

Nigeria: One Building Collapse Too Many

editorial Nigerians were thrown into shock and mourning last week following the collapse of a three-storey building in...

Nigeria: Court Admits Dead Man’s Statement in Fayose’s Trial

By Joseph OnyekwereA Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has admitted in evidence a statement made by the...

Nigeria: Three Nigerian Poachers Arrested in Niger With Massive Haul

Three Nigerian poachers were arrested in Niger with a massive haul of slaughtered game from W National Park...

Nigeria: Blackface Reignites Feud With 2baba in a Diss Track ‘War’

Nigerian dancehall singer, Ahmedu Obiabo a.k.a 'Blackface, has reignited his feud with Nigerian Afro-pop legend, Innocent Idibia a.k.a...

Nigeria: Blackface Alleges 2baba Is Gay in Diss Track “War”

By Njideka AgboBlackface is on it again with a diss track titled War targeting 2face over a decade...

Nigeria: INEC – We Didn’t Request for Military Deployment in Collation Centres

Says Atiku's request for election materials made on Friday Promises to attend to it APC describes commission's decisions...

Nigeria: 10 Students Killed, Scores Wounded in Imo Cult War

By Peter UzohoTen students have so far been mulled down and several others severely wounded in the raging...

Nigeria: Aviation Experts Call for Fly Nigeria Act

By Chinedu EzeIndustry experts have called on the federal government to introduce the Fly Nigeria Act as a...

Nigeria: A Gaping Sore Point

opinion By Nseobong Okon-EkongNseobong Okon-Ekong writes that the role of the military in the electoral process remains a...

Nigeria: ‘N5 Trillion Textile Industry Needs Trade, Not Monetary Policy’

By Femi AdekoyaCiting the consequence of deploying a one-size fits all solution to issues, the Lagos Chamber of...

Nigeria: Auditor-General Links Poor Citizens’ Appreciation of SAIS to Weak Auditing

By Adeyemi AdepetunAuditor-general of the Federation (AuGF), Anthony Ayine, has identified years of weak auditing, especially in developing...

Nigeria: Inconclusive Election – Bauchi Gov Abubakar Meets Buhari, Vows to Challenge INEC

interview By Sani TukurThe governor of Bauchi state, Mohammed Abubakar, has said that he will use legal means...

Nigeria: Federal High Court Sacks Erue Led Delta APC Exco

By Festus AhonAsaba — Federal High Court, sitting in Asaba, has said sacked the Prophet Jones Erue led...

Nigeria: Yobe Hospital Conducts First Brain Surgery

Two months after Kano State witnessed an historic medical breakthrough with the first brain surgery conducted in the...

Nigeria: Stakeholders Urge Audit of Lagos Distressed Buildings

By Victor GbonegunFlustered by the unfortunate loss of lives in a three-storey building that collapsed in Central Lagos...

Nigeria: Ekiti PDP Rejects National, State Assembly, Polls, Heads for Tribunal

By Ayodele AfolabiAdo-Ekiti — Ekiti State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the Presidential, National and state Assembly...

Nigeria: Air Peace to Operate Direct Flights to India

By Chinedu EzeThere are indications that Nigeria's biggest airline, Air Peace may begin direct flights to India from...

Nigeria: ‘Agricultural Development Is Kebbi Government’s Strength’

By Ahmadu Baba IdrisBirnin-Kebbi — Following the re-election of the Kebbi State governor, Senator Atiku Bagudu Abubakar in...

Nigeria: NSCIA Condemns Christchurch Terror Attack, Blames ‘Bigoted Media Reportage’

By Mojeed AlabiThe Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) has condemned the Friday terrorist attack on two...

Nigeria: More Nigerian Students Should Consider Going to France – Ambassador

The French Embassy in Nigeria on Monday reaffirmed the country's commitment to ensure improved relations between the two...

Nigeria: Obi Says No Nation Can Grow By Rigged Elections

By Kehinde OlatunjiThe vice presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in the just-concluded presidential election, Mr....

Nigeria: Still Counting the Real Cost of 2019 General Elections

By Emeka NwachukwuThis year's general elections may have been concluded technically, with supplementary elections yet to be held...

Nigeria: Onnoghen Remains CJN, Says CJN Muhammad

The Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, has maintained that suspended Justice Walter Onnoghen, remains the...

Nigeria: How We Bribed Smugglers to Gain Freedom From Captivity – Customs Personnel

Some personnel of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, have disclosed that they had given out bribes to villagers...

Nigeria: 53 New Cases of Lassa Fever Recorded in the Last Seven Days – NCDC

By Ayodamola OwoseyeThe confirmed cases from the Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria has increased to 472 as 53...

Nigeria: Govt Shuts Lagos Trade Fair

By Anthony Ogbonna and Charles KumoluThe popular and ever busy Trade Fair in Lagos has been shut. Currently,...

Nigeria: Unresolved Issues – What INEC Will Do This Week

With 2019 proving to be the most stretched out election season in contemporary Nigeria democratic experience, Nigerians will...

Nigeria: Hundreds Pay Tribute to Pius Adesanmi in Lagos

Hundreds of Nigerians and foreigners on Sunday graced the interdenominational commiseration service to pay tributes to the late...

Nigeria: I Have No Hand in Sugar’s Death – Oyo Assembly Chief Whip

By Ola AjayiAs investigations into the murder of a member of the House of Representatives, Mr. Temitope Olatoye,...

Nigeria: Minimum Wage – Govt in Dilemma Over Inadequate Budgetary Allocation

By Johnbosco AgbakwuruAbuja — The Federal Government appears to be in a dilemma on how to source funds...

Nigeria: Special Report – Presidential Panel Repeatedly Disobeys Osinbajo’s Directives

Photo: The Guardian Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo By Kemi BusariFor over a year, the Chairman of the...