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Lagos ‘bus conductors’ to wear uniform from New Year’s Day

The Bus Conductors Association of Nigeria (BCAN) says that its members in Lagos State will start wearing uniforms from 1 January, 2018 for security...

Boko Haram attacks leave 3 million children out of school

More than half of all schools in the northeastern state of Borno, Nigeria, are closed with millions of children unable to start classes this...

One dies in clash at OAU

Security personnel at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife have arrested some persons in connection with a fight which led to the death of one...

Buhari picks Tinubu for fence-mending in APC

President Muhammadu Buhari has designated Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu to lead the consultation, reconciliation and confidence building efforts of the ruling All Progressives Party...

UN steps up sanctions on North Korea

The United Nations Security Council voted unanimously to step up sanctions against North Korea on Monday – a move that comes a week after...

Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

US President Donald Trump recognized the disputed city of Jerusalem as Israel's capital on Wednesday - a historic decision that overturns decades of US...

Court adjourns EFCC’s suit on Patience Jonathan’s forfeiture of $5.7m

The absence of Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of a Federal High Court Lagos on Wednesday, stalled proceedings in an application seeking permanent forfeiture of $5.7...

Lagos bans inter-state buses along major highway

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday announced the restriction of the operation of inter-state buses and vehicles operating along Ikorodu Road from going beyond...

Mugabe agrees to stand down as Zimbabwe president

Robert Mugabe agreed on Sunday to resign as Zimbabwe’s president hours after the ruling ZANU-PF party fired him as its leader after 37 years...

18 killed at Borno market in suicide bombings

Eighteen people were killed in a late Friday night attack by suicide bombers in Konduga local government area of Borno State. Three suicide bombers believed...

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How Nigerian states shared N173bn in September

The 36 states in Nigeria shared N173.8 billion from the Federation Account in September from the distributable revenue generated for the month. The breakdown was...

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