October 06

  • Nigeria: Oshaniwa Sure of Eagles Victory in Sudan

    Daily Independent

    Super Eagles left back, Juwon Oshaniwa is positive about team's chances of qualifying for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations in Morocco , saying he and his teammates will get victories... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Martins Nets Brace for Sounders

    Daily Independent

    Super Eagles striker, Obafemi Martins continued his scoring streak in the MLS, with his 17th goals of the season as Seattle Sounders thrashed Colorado Rapids 4 - 1 on Sunday. Read more »

  • Nigeria: 'Only God Can Solve Nigeria's Power Problem'

    Daily Independent

    The president of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN), Dr Suleyman Ndanusa, has observed that Nigeria's power sector cannot be fixed in a... Read more »

  • Nigeria: AFCON 2015 - Eagles to Begin Training Tuesday Ahead Sudan Tie

    Daily Independent

    The Super Eagles will commence training in Abuja on Tuesday as no fewer than 10 players arrived at the team's camp on Monday in preparation for the Africa Cup of Nation (AFCON)... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Is Mbu Still in Police Uniform? [opinion]

    Daily Trust

    When gold rusts, don't wonder why iron has long decayed; gold is supposed to be a prince among metals while iron is a plebeian. So, when a senior police officer behaves like an... Read more »

  • Nigeria: PDP and Notion of 'Sole' Presidential Candidate

    Daily Trust

    In a move with significant implications for the nation's democratic dispensation and party politics, the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) recently announced that it had... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Imo Schools to Re-Open Oct 13

    Daily Trust

    Primary and secondary schools in Imo State will re-open on Monday, October 13, 2014. Read more »

  • Nigeria: Nasarawa Community Denies Sponsoring Attacks On Eggon

    Daily Trust

    Alago community of Nasarawa State have denied sponsoring mercenaries to launch attacks on Eggon communities, as alleged by a suspect. Read more »

  • Nigeria: Senior Civil Servants Fault NIMC Claim On Fake Staff

    Daily Trust

    The Association of Senior Civil Servants' of Nigeria (ASCSN) has faulted claims by the Management of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) that there are 600 fake... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Job Creation, Poverty Reduction to Top Discussions At Summit

    Daily Trust

    Creating jobs and reducing extreme poverty will top discussions at this year's Annual Meeting of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank in Washington DC later this week. Read more »

  • Nigeria: My Administration Is Debt Free - Shema

    Daily Trust

    Governor Ibrahim Shema of Katsina State said at the weekend that his administration is debt free, as he has not incurred any debt on behalf of the state since he assumed power in... Read more »

  • Nigeria: That Logjam in Taraba [column]

    Daily Trust

    The last time that I wrote about Taraba State and its politics was in 2008, on the occasion when Governor Danbaba Danfulani Suntai received in audience the Wurkum Elders... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Saraki Flays Non-Completion of Asa River Channelisation

    Daily Trust

    Chairman, Senate Committee on Environment and Ecology, Senator Bukola Saraki yesterday berated the non-completion of Asa River channelization work. Read more »

  • Nigeria: Ex-Kebbi Deputy Governor Dies At 69

    Daily Trust

    Former deputy governor of Kebbi State, Abdullahi Abubakar Barde, has died. He died on Saturday at the age of 69, after a protracted illness. Read more »

  • Nigeria: Catholic Diocese of Makurdi Gets New Bishop

    Daily Trust

    Monsignor Wilfred Chikpa Anagbe, was at the weekend ordained as the co-adjutor bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Makurdi, Benue State. Read more »

  • Nigeria: Abubakar Cautions On Religious, Ethnic Politics

    Daily Trust

    Former Head of State, retired General Abdulsalami Abubakar, has advised politicians in the country to avoid politics of religion and ethnicity and instead embrace politics of... Read more »

  • Nigeria: 30,000 Polling Units - UPNAsks Court to Stop INEC

    Daily Trust

    The Unity Party of Nigeria (UPN) has asked a Federal High Court in Abuja to declare that the creation of the additional 30,000 polling units for the 2015 general election is... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Isoun Gets ICT Pioneer Award

    Daily Trust

    Former Minister of Science and Technology, Prof. Turner Isoun, has been awarded an ICT policy pioneer award by the Lagos-based Centre for Values in Leadership (CVL). Read more »

  • Nigeria: APC Unhappy With Success On Ebola, PDP Says

    Daily Trust

    The opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) appears to be unhappy with the success recorded by the PDP-led federal government over the containment of the dreaded Ebola disease,... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Mimiko's Defection and the Fear in Ondo PDP

    Daily Trust

    Governor Olusegun Mimiko's defection to the PDP last week was greeted with both jubilation and protests. Our correspondent reveals the reason behind the mixed feelings. Read more »

  • Nigeria: Sure-P Offers 279 Cross River Graduates Internship Placements

    Daily Trust

    Out of 400 Nigerian graduates invited by Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme (SURE-P) for screening and engagement, 279 have been sent to partnering firms in Cross River... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Gulak's Father Dies Under Boko Haram Occupation

    Daily Trust

    Alhaji Ali Gilari, the father of former presidential adviser Ahmed Gulak, has died in Gulak town after he was trapped there following the town's takeover by Boko Haram insurgents... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Civil Servants to Undergo Capacity Training

    Daily Trust

    Nigerian civil servants between salaries Grade Level 05 and 15 will henceforth be undergoing capacity training programmes at the Public Service Institute of Nigeria (PSIN). Read more »

  • Nigeria: Bankers Docked Over Diversion of N24.6 Million

    Daily Trust

    Police on Friday arraigned three staff of Access Bank Plc, Jalingo branch before a Magistrate's Court for allegedly diverting customers' money amounting to N24.6 million. Read more »

  • Nigeria: Chukwu - Nigeria Contains Ebola, but Will Be EVD-Free Oct 20

    This Day

    Although there is no single case of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in the country and not a single contact still under surveillance, by the World Health Organisation's (WHO)... Read more »

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