August 20

  • Nigeria: Aregbesola Is Politically Witty and Sound, Says Babatope

    Daily Independent

    Former Minister of Transport and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ebenezer Babatope, on Tuesday saluted the political prowess of Osun State Governor, Rauf... Read more »

  • Nigeria: NDIC Commends Edo Govt Over Improved Micro-Finance Banks

    Daily Independent

    The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation, NDIC, has commended Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole for recognizing the significant role of microfinance banks in the state. Read more »

  • Nigeria: Nigeria Army Shrugs Off British Media Allegations of Mutiny

    CAJ News

    THE man said to be a soldier in a video interview alleging mutiny in the Nigerian Military is an impostor and not an army official as reported by some United Kingdom media, the... Read more »

  • Nigeria: NBA Assures Members of Ebola-Free Annual Conference

    Daily Independent

    The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) on Tuesday said it taken measures to protect members of the association against Ebola virus during its annual conference in Owerri. Read more »

  • Nigeria: Pointek Unfolds Plan to Bridge Gaps in Nigeria's It Market

    Guardian

    SEQUEL to the influx of about one million fake phones valued at N2.7 billion and obvious gap in the IT market, Pointek , has restated its commitment to address the challenges in... Read more »

  • Nigeria: PDP Demands Payment of Ekiti Civil Servants

    CAJ News

    THE People's Democratic Party (PDP) has decried the non-payment of local government workers and teachers in Ekiti State for the month of July. Read more »

  • Nigeria: Thugs Kill Four in Nasarawa Farm

    Daily Trust

    Four persons were killed while one was injured in an attack by machete wielding political thugs in a farm near Lafia, Nasarawa State yesterday, police said. Read more »

  • Nigeria: Continental Fame Beckons for Big Brother Hotshots

    Guardian

    MORE swag, more glamour, more Big Brother Africa! The continent's biggest reality show returns for its ninth season on Sunday 7 September with the housemates competing for a... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Bats of Benin

    This Day

    As the Ebola crisis continues, Solomon Elusoji walks down the streets of Benin-City, a city infested with bats, and examines reactions on the link between the animal and the... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Bosso Targets Continental Ticket for Abia Warriors

    This Day

    Abia Warriors coach Ladan Bosso is optimistic he will pick one of the three continental tickets in the Nigeria league this season. The top two teams in the league will represent... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Capital Computation Adjustment to Protect Banks From Shocks'

    This Day

    The recent adjustment of the modalities for computing banks' regulatory capital by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) will provide a strong buffer against external shocks for the... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Nigerian Muslims Urge Caution Over Hijab Scare

    This Day

    Muslim scholars and analysts have expressed concern that the purported decision of young Muslim girls in Nigeria's northern state of Kano to dump head covering could be as a result... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Airport Bomb Scare - FAAN Assures Passengers of Security

    This Day

    The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has said the 22-year-old suspected suicide bomber who was arrested at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos (MMIA) on... Read more »

  • Nigeria: How Yuguda Reconciled With Sayawa People

    This Day

    Segun Awofadeji writes on how the Bauchi State Governor, Isa Yuguda, reconciled with his people of Sawaya community as the 2015 elections loom Read more »

  • Nigeria: Korblah Tops As Pros Bid for N10 Million At Memorial Open

    This Day

    Olawale Ajimotokan Emoh Korblah is sitting comfortably on the top of the Nigerian professional order of merit where his dominance will be put to test by fellow professionals at the... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Voters' Registration - INEC Deploys 423 Machines in Ondo

    This Day

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ondo State has said over 423 machines have been deployed in the 18 local government areas of the state for the Continuous... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Caring for the Needy

    This Day

    In Kwara State, the wife of the state governor, Mrs. Omolewa Ahmed, continues to give hope to women who are burdened with serious health problems through her charity, Life... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Nwankwo - Nigeria's Public Debt Portfolio Now N10.5 Trillion

    This Day

    The Director General, Debt Management Office (DMO), Dr. Abraham Nwankwo, has said the country's current public debt portfolio made up of both domestic and international borrowings... Read more »

  • Nigeria: A Culture of Naira Abuse

    This Day

    A currency is a highly controlled symbol of a state, and tampering with it is an act of subversion. In Nigeria, it is an offence to intentionally deface, disfigure, mutilate or... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Ebola - NBA Insists On Owerri Conference

    This Day

    The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) yesterday insisted that its conference scheduled to take place in Owerri, the Imo State capital would go ahead despite the warning that the... Read more »

  • Nigeria: From Lagos, Flashes of Kwara South Agenda

    This Day

    With the threat in the way of the Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed's second term bid, his kinsmen from the South senatorial district, who reside in Lagos, have... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Ribadu Catches the Bug

    This Day

    In a rather shocking move, former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Malam Nuhu Ribadu, last week defected to the Peoples Democratic Party, thus altering the... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Suspected Ebola Patients Test Negative in Kaduna, Oyo, Lagos

    Daily Trust

    All three suspected Ebola cases, one from Kaduna and two from Lagos have tested negative to the Ebola virus disease. Read more »

  • Nigeria: Uganda Holds Suspected Ebola Passenger From Nigeria

    Daily Trust

    Ugandan Ministry of Health officials on Monday placed a female passenger from Nigeria with the deadly Ebola-like symptoms at an isolation unit at the country's Entebbe... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Plateau NMA Inaugurates Ebola Awareness Committee

    Daily Trust

    The Plateau State chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has inaugurated a committee to sensitize citizens on the Ebola virus and on how to prevent infection. Read more »

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