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Boko Haram, failure of governance – Opadokun

The Punch - ‎8 hours ago‎
The Convener, Coalition of Democrats for Electoral Reforms, Chief Ayo Opadokun, has blamed the emergence and prevalence of Boko Haram in the country on the inability of government to manage conflict.

Buhari reaffirms crackdown on killer herdsmen

Nigeria Today - ‎2 hours ago‎
For the second time in less than a week, President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered a crackdown on the suspected Fulani herdsmen believed to be terrorising several communities in parts of the country.

Edo Assembly Speaker, Deputy Impeached

Nigerian Bulletin - ‎17 hours ago‎
The Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly have been impeached. According to Channels Televison, both men were removed on Tuesday.

News Analysis: Trump can beat Hillary Clinton

The News - ‎1 hour ago‎
(Xinhua) - U.S. Republican candidate Donald Trump has virtually secured the nomination with a win in Indiana Tuesday night, and experts say he could even beat likely Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton in the presidential race if he can tone down his ...

Oshiomhole and Odubu: The sweet, sour story

Vanguard - ‎6 hours ago‎
The divergent views between Governor Adams Oshiomhole and his deputy, Dr. Pius Odubu over last Saturday's reported attack on the latter has exposed the suspicious relationship that has existed between the first two citizens of Edo State.

Arms deal: FG fails to produce Dasuki in court again

Daily Trust - ‎3 hours ago‎
An FCT High Court yesterday adjourned the trial of former National Security Adviser (NSA), retired Col. Sambo Dasuki on charges of diversion of arms funds after the federal government failed to produce him.

Buhari's govt working hard to put food on Nigerians' tables —Tinubu

Vanguard - ‎7 hours ago‎
Speaking, yesterday, while contributing to a Bill for an Act to make provisions for freedom from hunger and the right to adequate food of acceptable quality, the right of every child to basic nutrition and for connected purposes 2016, sponsored by ...

I am not abusing Buhari, he is too old to rule Nigeria – Fayose

Daily Post Nigeria - ‎46 minutes ago‎
The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has explained why he has been criticizing President Muhammamdu Buhari's leadership style.

Miracle in the rubble

Times LIVE - ‎2 hours ago‎
Four days after a six-storey building collapsed, killing at least 23 people, Kenyan rescuers pulled a seven-month-old girl, Delarine Saisi, from the rubble.

Kenyan police nab suspect with IS links

IANS - ‎2 hours ago‎
Nairobi, May 4 (IANS) Kenyan police said on Tuesday they are interrogating a suspect who was arrested last week for planning various terror attacks in East Africa.

SA Tourism industry set for R2bn budget boost

News24 - ‎18 minutes ago‎
Cape Town - A R2bn Tourism budget plan, with half of it assigned to SA tourism for destination marketing, will continue to boost the industry that has shown remarkable recovery following a 6.8% decline in 2015.

ECG on concession won't end power crises

Graphic Online - ‎21 hours ago‎
The issue of giving the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) to a concessionaire came as a surprise to most Ghanaians, especially stakeholders in the power and energy sector.

Stealing food by hungry poor not a crime, Italy says

The Punch - ‎21 hours ago‎
Italy's highest court has acquitted a homeless man of stealing cheese and sausages, ruling that the theft of small amounts of food by the hungry poor is not a crime.

South West PDP crisis deepens

Vanguard - ‎5 hours ago‎
THE South-west chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is today heading for the precipice as the leaders of the two major factions in the region hold parallel meetings in Akure and Ijebu-Igbo.

El-Rufa'i reshuffles cabinet

Daily Post Nigeria - ‎1 hour ago‎
Gov. Nasiru El-Rufa'i of Kaduna State has announced a minor cabinet reshuffle affecting four commissioners in the state. A statement issued on Tuesday in Kaduna by Mr Samuel Aruwan, Special Assistant to the Governor on Media and Publicity, indicated ...

Benin Kingdom without Erediauwa

The Nation Newspaper - ‎8 hours ago‎
For almost a year, the rumours poured in intermittently, albeit, in hushed tones and coded banters that the uninitiated will hardly decipher.

N23bn scam: CBN officials storm Fidelity Bank headquarters

The Punch - ‎7 hours ago‎
Officials of the Central Bank of Nigeria's Compliance Unit on Tuesday stormed the headquarters of Fidelity Bank Plc in Lagos in connection with the ongoing investigations into the $115m (N23bn) scam involving the Managing Director of the bank, Mr ...

FG To Pay Subsidy On PMS

The Tide - ‎1 hour ago‎
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Lagos joins oil-producing states as Aje field begins production

The Punch - ‎7 hours ago‎
Twenty years after it was discovered, the Aje field located in Oil Mining Lease 113 has achieved its first oil, putting Lagos on the list of oil-producing states in the country.

UBA plans African expansion to 25 countries

The Nation Newspaper - ‎8 hours ago‎
United Bank for Africa (UBA), plans to expand its operations beyond its present 18 African countries to 25, its Group Chairman, Tony Elumelu, has said.

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg urges Brazilians to decry WhatsApp block

Hindustan Times - ‎41 minutes ago‎
Facebook's Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg called on Brazilians to demand his company's WhatsApp messaging service never be blocked again after an appeals court on Tuesday overturned the application's second suspension in five months.

What went down at TDI's Hardware Hackathon

TechCabal - ‎18 hours ago‎
Last week, The Design Institute Lagos hosted its first internet-of-things workshop and a hardware hackathon at Cre8 Space in Lagos.

EMC World Opens With New Flash Arrays and Other Data Center Tech

Top Tech News - ‎48 minutes ago‎
Kicking off its EMC World user conference in Las Vegas today, EMC Corp. unveiled several new products and service, including a variety of offerings designed for data center operators looking to modernize their operations.

Pepsi denies dropping Tiwa Savage as brand ambassador

Vanguard - ‎14 hours ago‎
Marvin records First Lady, Tiwa Savage has been confirmed as Pepsi Ambassador, following speculations of her being dropped. The confirmation was necessary following issues in her marriage which trended on social media over the weekend.

It's Official! Mo'Cheddah signs as the new Ambassador for Miskay Boutique

Bella Naija - ‎10 hours ago‎
Miskay Boutique signs the ever stylish Mo'cheddah as their new brand ambassador and announced this new deal with the rapper sharing this image on Instagram with the caption, “MiskayBoutique x Mocheddah #brandambassador #donedeal ...

'Breathless': Mike Ezuruonye matches up with Bimbo Manuel in new movie

Pulse Nigeria - ‎8 hours ago‎
The incident sets off a series of events, which blows the lid off dark and well hidden secrets of the Okpodu, his two feuding sons and their link to the murder victim.

Tragic! Mother of American music legend dies at 69

NAIJ.COM - ‎10 hours ago‎
Afeni Shakur Davies, the mother of late hip hop legend Tupac Shakur, has passed on. She was aged 69. Recall that the gangstar rapper held her in high esteem before his death hence the hit song Dear Mama which he recorded to eulogize her in 1995.

Nigeria appoints Indian coach

NAIJ.COM - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Nigerian Cricket Foundation has disclosed that the employment of an Indian coach will reflect positive performance at the World Cricket League Division 5 to be hosted by the United Kingdom later in May, 2016.

Bayern Munich equal Manchester United's Champions League record

Daily Post Nigeria - ‎21 minutes ago‎
Bayern Munich's 2-1 win over Atletico Madrid on Tuesday night, meant they equalled a record set by Manchester United in 2008. It was their 12th victory in a row in the Champions League in front of their own fans - the same run the Red Devils went on ...

Ifeanyi Ubah emerges Anambra FA chair

Vanguard - ‎7 hours ago‎
Just two days before the annual general meeting of the Nationwide League One, the League's patron and Club owner, Dr. Ifeanyi Ubah has emerged the Chairman of the Anambra State Football Association.

Rio Olympics: NBBF lists 27 for camping

Vanguard - ‎8 hours ago‎
As part of efforts to adequately prepare for the 2016 Rio Olympics, the Nigeria Basket Ball Federation (NBBF) has released the list of 27 platers invited to camp ahead of the championship.

Scientists developed world's tiniest light powered engine

Times of India - ‎2 hours ago‎
LONDON: Scientists have developed the world's tiniest engine -just a few billionths of a metre in size -which is powered by light and may help develop nano-machines that can navigate in water, sense the environment around them, or even enter living ...

Climate exodus facing the Middle East

Green Prophet - ‎2 hours ago‎
The conflict in Syria happening now was predicted six years ago by water and climate scientists. New research from Germany says climate refugees from the Middle East will be fleeing for cover in the near future.

One trillion species and we know nothing

The Hindu - ‎7 hours ago‎
There are nearly one trillion species on the Earth while 99.999 percent of species still remain undiscovered, the largest-ever analysis of microbial data has revealed.

World Asthma Day: Extreme heat, rainfall linked to more severe asthma

Vanguard - ‎11 hours ago‎
As the world yesterday marked World Asthma Day, there are fears that extreme heat and heavy rainfall may increase risk of hospitalisation for asthma.

Doctors get FG's go ahead to treat gunshot victims without Police report

The Eagle Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
The Federal Government on Tuesday directed medical doctors to treat emergencies, including gunshot, victims without requesting for police clearance or other restraints.

Why malaria thrives: Nigerians are to blame, says Minister

National Mirror - ‎8 hours ago‎
With about 45.9 million Nigerians, (27%) of the population, including pregnant women and children harbouring the malaria parasites in their blood and at the risk of severe morbidity and death from the disease, the Minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole ...

Asthma action plan can save lives

Kokomo Herald (press release) - ‎17 hours ago‎
For many individuals, a troubling cough is a common uneventful occurrence. But for those who suffer from asthma, it can be life-threatening.