Daily Archives: March 6, 2018

Herdsmen kill 17 in fresh Benue attack

At least 17 people have been killed in a fresh attack by herdsmen on Olosu, a village in Okpokwu Local Government Area of Benue State ...

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More deaths in Taraba crisis than herdsmen killings in Benue, Zamfara – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said the crisis on the Mambilla Plateau in Taraba State had claimed more lives than that of the herdsmen killings in Benue and Zamfara states ...

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Pres. Buhari to visit Benue, Yobe, Zamfara, Rivers, Taraba states

President Muhammadu Buhari has decided to visit some of the states that witnessed violence recently for the purpose of on-the-spot assessment of the situation ...

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FG commits to pay new minimum wage

The Minister for Labour and Productivity, Dr Chris Ngige, on Monday assured Nigerian workers that implementation of a new minimum wage in the country would be done ...

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Court freezes Lagos govt agency’s bank account over alleged fraud

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday ordered that the bank account of the Lagos State Number Plate Production Authority be frozen over an alleged fraud of N3 billion ...

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EFCC re-arraigns ex-governor Alao-Akala, two others over alleged N11.5bn fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday re-arraigned a former governor of Oyo State, Adebayo Alao-Akala, and two others in an Oyo State ...

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Nigerian airlines pass US airspace audit

Nigerian airlines will enjoy the benefit of operating direct flights to the United State as the country has retained the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) category ...

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NCC to collaborate with US War College on cyber security

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is to collaborate with the US War College in the area of cyber security. The Executive Vice Chairman of the ...

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OBJ @81: My only regret in life – Obasanjo

A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, took a retrospective look at his life as he clocked 81 years on Monday, and lamented that his parents ...

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Timber Market fire: Gov. Ugwuanyi directs immediate rebuilding of shops

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has directed the immediate rebuilding of the 72 shops at the Kenyatta Timber Market, Enugu, which were razed down ...

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