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Army denies alleged murder of tenant in Lagos, says the story is untrue

NAIJ.COM - ‎6 hours ago‎
The Nigerian Army has described as untrue the media reports that said that one Mr. George of Ogijo, Ogun state was murdered by troops of 174 Battalion Ikorodu.

Yoruba, Hausa used guns, shot arrows at each other – Vulcaniser who was rumoured dead

The Punch - ‎13 hours ago‎
I am a 'vulcaniser' (tyre repairer) at Sabo area in Ile Ife. That was the place the crisis between Hausa and Yoruba people occurred on March 8. It was rumoured that you were beheaded and your head was hung on a pole and paraded round the area.

Gov. Ahmed Calls For Prison Reforms

CHANNELS TELEVISION - ‎29 minutes ago‎
Nigerian Prisons The Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, is advocating total reform and overhauling of the nation's prisons in order to ensure efficient running of the system.

Okorocha Calls For Release Of Nnamdi Kanu

Okorocha Calls For Release Of Nnamdi Kanu The Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has called on the Federal Government to consider the release of the self-acclaimed leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu.

Senate, Customs and rule of law

The Nation Newspaper - ‎15 hours ago‎
THERE is a precedent to show that Maj.-Gen. Haladu hananiya, a former military officer appointed to head the paramilitary Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), wore the uniform of his new appointment.

So you want to run for President or Governor in 2019 (2)

Vanguard - ‎9 hours ago‎
“Poll after poll in Kaduna State, before and after the 2015 elections, clearly show that my fate, politically, and otherwise, is uncannily tied to yours.

Ambode Lauds Fashola's Achievements as Lagos Governor

Bella Naija - ‎2 hours ago‎
Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday lauded his predecessor in office and Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola for his achievements during the eight years he spent as Governor of the State.

PDP Crisis: Goodluck Jonathan hails Dickson peace committee

Information Nigeria - ‎2 hours ago‎
Former President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan, received the governor of Bayelsa State and members of his committee in his home in Otuoke, Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, has urged the contending parties to embrace negotiations as a ...

Come clean on UAE's Sh28 billion loan, Raila tells Uhuru over port tender award

The Star, Kenya - ‎4 hours ago‎
NASA co-principal Raila Odinga with Governors John Mruttu (Taita Taveta), Amason Kingi (Kilifi), Hassan Joho (Mombasa) and Wundanyi MP Thomas Mwadeghu after a press conference in Mombasa on Sunday, March 26, 2017.

Irritated Grace flexes muscles

DailyNews - ‎2 hours ago‎
HARARE - Powerful First Lady Grace Mugabe is at the centre of the warring Zanu PF's latest factional and succession inferno, which is threatening anew the future of the troubled former liberation movement.

Dlamini promises social grants will be paid – on April 3

Times LIVE - ‎1 hour ago‎
Social development minister Bathabile Dlamini has moved to reassure beneficiaries that social grants will definitely be paid - but on April 3. Save & Share.

EFCC job: Only Buhari can decide Magu's fate

Daily Post Nigeria - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), has insisted that only President Muhammadu Buhari has the utmost power to determine the fate of the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes ...

Lawal Denies Awarding Contracts - ‎42 minutes ago‎
The Director (Press) in the Office of the SGF, Bolaji Adebiyi, said in a statement in Abuja that newspaper reports suggesting that his office awarded contracts to ghost firms were way off course.

Suspected herdsmen strike in Delta, kill DELSU staff

NAIJ.COM - ‎42 minutes ago‎
Suspected Fulani herdsmen have reportedly struck in Delta state and killed a farmer who was trying to protect his farm and crops from their animals.

C'River pays N56m for Fadama 111 project counterpart funding – Coordinator

BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog) - ‎18 minutes ago‎
Bassey Elemi, the Cross River Coordinator of Fadama 111 Project, says the state government has paid N56 million for its 2015 counterpart funding for the project.

BREAKING: Buhari's government breaks record, releases N1 trillion for capital projects in 2016

NAIJ.COM - ‎2 hours ago‎
The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has disclosed the amount of money released for capital projects to federal ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs), from the 2016 budget, noting that they have surpassed a record N1 trillion.

Meet the 7 richest lawyers in Nigeria

NAIJ.COM - ‎1 hour ago‎
While growing up, there were usually three professions extolled by the average Nigerian parent. They either wanted their children to be doctors, engineers or lawyers.

NDDC Partners UN Agency In $60m Agric Programme

Leadership Newspapers - ‎Mar 24, 2017‎
The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) is partnering with the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), on a $60 million (about N21 billion) job creation programme, which will help reduce youth unemployment in the Niger Delta ...

Blizzard is remastering StarCraft in 4K resolution this summer

The Verge - ‎55 minutes ago‎
Blizzard Entertainment announced today that it will be remastering its classic real-time strategy games StarCraft and StarCraft: Brood War, as StarCraft: Remastered, which it anticipates releasing this summer .

Uber suspends self-driving car program after Arizona crash

Channel NewsAsia - ‎1 hour ago‎
Uber Technologies Inc suspended its pilot program for driverless cars on Saturday after a vehicle equipped with the nascent technology crashed on an Arizona roadway, the ride-hailing company and local police said.

Samsung's Gear VR may be the Galaxy S8's greatest fringe benefit

CNET - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Samsung Galaxy S8 is almost here, and it's getting some company. Samsung's latest superphone will be officially unveiled on March 29, but one of its implied accessories has already seen the light of day.

What Happened To The 10.5-Inch iPad Pro? This Analyst Has An Answer

Forbes - ‎4 hours ago‎
The rumored 10.5-inch iPad Pro was a no-show this past week. But that doesn't mean it's not in the pipeline. IHS Markit analyst Rhoda Alexander told me this week that she still expects the 10.5-inch iPad Pro to be released in the not-too-distant future ...

The Stephanie Otobo you didn't know - A reporter's diary

NAIJ.COM - ‎Mar 25, 2017‎
Editor's note: The General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleman has been embroiled in a scandal, following Ms Stephanie.

Funke Akindele dazzles on cover of magazine

NAIJ.COM - ‎1 hour ago‎
Nollywood actress Funke Akindele is the star of the comedy series Jenifa Diaries. The 40-year-old actress is happily married to her lover JJC Skillz and is a fashionista when she is not cracking people up in her movie and comedy series.

Fans mock girl who professed love for Don Jazzy

Vanguard - ‎8 hours ago‎
As a superstar music maker, MAVINS' don, Don Jazzy, is a man many women will go for in a big way. In fact many have professed love for the music guru but it seems none has been as desperate as a Netherlands-based Nigerian woman who made a video ...

“Okafor's Law” theft saga: Movie lovers react to Omoni Oboli's copyright infringement

Vanguard - ‎Mar 25, 2017‎
Lagos - Movie lovers on Saturday took to social media to express their opinion after news broke that the movie premiere “Okafor's Law” by Omoni Oboli, Nollywood actress, had been cancelled due to copyright infringement.

Transfer news: The latest rumours from Man Utd, Chelsea, Arsenal and all the top teams - ‎56 minutes ago‎
Real Madrid have opened talks with Chelsea star Eden Hazard, according to Marca, and are deemed to have made positive progress. Zinedine Zidane is keen to land the diminutive Belgian having recommended him in 2012, though it may depend on ...

I'm playing my own game, not like Kante – Wilfred Ndidi

Daily Post Nigeria - ‎Mar 25, 2017‎
Super Eagles midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi, has insisted that he is not another version of N'Golo Kante. Ndidi was brought in by Premier League title-winning coach, Claudio Ranieri, after Leicester City sold Kante to Chelsea last summer.

Olivier Giroud admits winning titles is not a "determining factor in my career" and says he's very happy at Arsenal - ‎25 minutes ago‎
Olivier Giroud has admitted that winning Premier League titles is not a "determining factor in my career" at Arsenal. The France striker has struggled to nail down a place in the Gunners' first XI this season, with Arsene Wenger preferring Alexis ...

Cities and monuments switch off for Earth Hour

Phys.Org - ‎6 hours ago‎
The Empire State Building and United Nations headquarters in New York joined other iconic buildings and monuments around the world plunging into darkness for sixty minutes on Saturday to mark Earth Hour and draw attention to climate change.

Alert! Earth Is the Planet We've Been Warning You About

Dan's Papers - ‎4 hours ago‎
“If you want to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe.” —Carl Sagan, Photo: iStock. March 26, 2017 by Dan Rattiner.

Police in C/Rivers arrests suspect in food poisoning case

Daily Trust - ‎25 minutes ago‎
The Police Command in Cross River has confirmed the arrest of a 35-year-old man, Paul Nchui, for allegedly poisoning food at a restaurant in Ogoja.

Meningitis kills 21 in Sokoto

Vanguard - ‎5 hours ago‎
Sokoto - The death toll as a result of the meningitis epidemic in Sokoto State has now risen to 21. The State Health Commissioner, Dr Balarabe Kakale, confirmed this in an interview with NAN in Sokoto on Sunday, as he gave an update on the state of ...

Katsina govt: We pumped N700m into health sector to reduce medical tourism abroad

TheCable - ‎39 minutes ago‎
The Katsina state government says it used N700 million to procure some medical equipment in order to reduce the rate of people seeking medical attention abroad.

More Nigerians contemplating suicide – Health expert

Daily Post Nigeria - ‎8 hours ago‎
A consultant psychiatrist at Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH, Dr Yewande Oshodi has raised alarm that more Nigerians are thinking of committing suicide.