Female Inheritance: Court ruling can’t abolish customs of Igbos — Monarch

The Grand Patron of Enugu State Traditional Rulers Council, and the traditional ruler of Aji autonomous community in Igbo-Eze North Local Government Area of...

Impeachment row: Court annuls suspension of Ondo Deputy Speaker, three others

An Akure High Court has quashed the suspension of four members of the Ondo State House of Assembly who refused to sign the impeachment...

Journalists shun Fani-Kayode’s press conference

The Akwa Ibom State chapter of the Nigerian Union of Journalists has directed its members to boycott a planned media briefing by a former...

Corruption: Over 16,000 sign petition demanding Tinubu’s probe

Over 16,000 people have signed a petition on Change.Org calling on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to investigate All Progressives Congress leader, Bola...

Two killed as helicopter crashes into building in Lagos

Two persons lost their lives on Friday when a helicopter crashed into a building on Salvation Road, in the Ikeja area of Lagos State. It...

Naira crashes 108% against CFA

The naira has fallen by 108 per cent against the West African CFA (popularly known as CFA) in the past five years as the...

Lagos releases N100m grant to start-ups

The Lagos State government has awarded N100 million grant to start-ups and science research initiatives from various universities within the state. The grant is...

COVID-19: Nigeria’s death toll passes 1,000 with 322 new cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 322 new COVID-19 cases in the country, bringing the total number of infections to 52,227. The...

Food shortage: We borrowed 5,000MT of grains from ECOWAS – FG

The Federal Government has said a total of 5,000 metric tonnes of assorted grains were borrowed by Nigeria from the food stock of the...
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Ganduje sacks aide who criticised Buhari over insecurity

OBINNA EZUGWU Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has sacked his Special Adviser on Media, Salihu Tanko Yakasai. The commissioner of Information, Malam Muhammad Garba,...