Newly Promoted Prison Officers Get Decorated

The Comptroller of Prisons, Osun State Command, Segun Oluwasemire, has called on the newly promoted officers and men of the service to make discipline and excellence...

Six Arrested over Army Colonel’s Death

The Nigeria Army has arrested six people over the alleged murder of former Commandant, Command Secondary School, Apata Ibadan, Colonel Anthony Ekor Okeyim. After...

Bill to mandate government agencies to patronize Nigerian products passes second reading

The House of Representatives has passed through second reading, a bill to mandate consumption of local products by government agencies. Lawmakers argue that the bill...

House of Reps demands release of funds to Judiciary

The House of Representatives has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately make funds available to the judiciary in line with the provisions of the 2016...

Buhari to undergo ‘routine medical checkup’ during 10-day vacation

President Muhammadu‎ Buhari has written the senate informing it of his decision to proceed on a 10-day vacation. The vacation would begin on January 23 and end on...

Al-Qaeda affiliate claims Mali car bomb attack in Gao

Al-Qaeda’s North African affiliate says a group linked to it carried out the suicide attack that killed at least 50 people in northern Mali. A vehicle packed with...

Nigerian Army offers N500,000 for information on suicide bombers

The Nigerian Army has offered N500,000 reward for information that will lead to the arrest of suicide bombers or discovery of transit house of bombers or factory for...

Morocco offers Gambia president ‘golden retirement’

Morocco has offered The Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh asylum in return for accepting election defeat and stepping down, a local news website reported Tuesday. The...

South Korea court rejects arrest of Samsung heir Jay Y. Lee

A court in South Korea turned down prosecutors’ request to arrest Samsung Group’s Jay Y. Lee on alleged bribery, perjury and embezzlement, letting him stay in place...

Court to hear subsidy convicts’ application on January 26

Hearing on the application filed by the convicted Chairman of Ontario Oil and Gas Nigeria Limited, Walter Wagbatsoma and Managing Director, Adaoha Ugo-Ndagi, has been...