Alexander Okere, Benin
The Nigeria Customs Service has destroyed illegally imported poultry products worth over N147 million in Benin, the Edo State capital.
Customs CG, Hameed Ali
The products, comprising 16,422 cartons of frozen food, were destroyed on Thursday by Customs operatives of the…Customs destroy N147m poultry products in Edo
My dear Compatriots,
I am happy to welcome you to the beginning of a New Year in our beloved country Nigeria.
I felicitate with you today at a time when our nation is witnessing a new and impressive turnaround in our security and socio-economic situation.
I know you will join…Buhari’s new year message to Nigerians
An Assistant Commissioner of Police, identified as one Christopher Osakue, has reportedly committed suicide in Benin, the Edo State capital.
It was gathered that the late Osakue allegedly shot himself in the head with his service pistol in his residence located on Upper Sokponba on W…Assistant Commissioner of Police commits suicide in Edo
The Nigerian Army on Friday night in Abuja hosted President Muhammadu Buhari to Guards Brigade Regimental Dinner and presented to him the captured Boko Haram flag.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the flag was handed over to the president by the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya…Buhari to Army: Stop ‘political madness’ in North East, South East, Niger Delta
Nigerian Presidency has claimed oblivious of the media report that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) boss Ibrahim Magu had been fired.
The Guardian newspaper had quoted an unnamed source as saying Magu had been asked by the Attorney General of the Federation,…Presidency claims oblivious of Magu’s sack
•Aviation minister promises to upgrade landing systems at airports
Tobi Soniyi in Abuja and Segun Awofadeji in Bauchi
One day after airline operators threatened to suspend fights over the obsolete landing aids at Nigerian airports that had forced them to cancel several flights in the last three d…Buhari Becomes Victim of Obsolete Landing Aids, Poor Visibility Stops Bauchi Visit
President Muhammadu Buhari has restated his resolve to oppose the devaluation of the naira and increase in fuel price.
According to TheCable, the president stated his resolve in Abuja on Friday night at the 2016 regimental dinner organised by the presidential brigade of guards.
The annual event…I’ll Resist Naira Devaluation, Fuel Price Hike, says Buhari
*wants all warring parties to sheath their swords
Deeply worried by the lingering crisis, a lasting and permanent solution to the Southern Kaduna crisis would be the establishment of grazing reserves in the area, Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has…Establishment of grazing reserves will stop Southern Kaduna Crisis – Miyetti Allah
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has petitioned Ms. Agnes CALLAMARD, Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, urging her to “prevail on the Nigerian authorities to halt further killings of innocent citizens in Southern Kaduna, and to u…SERAP drags FG to UN over Southern Kaduna killings
An Oredo Magistrates’ Court in Benin has ordered the remand in prison custody, of two chieftains of the All Progressives Congress, Osakpamwan Eriyo and Sunday Osagbona, for alleged attempted murder.
The Chief Magistrate, Mrs M. C. Ojobo, who said she lacked jurisdiction to entertain the case, d…Two APC chieftains remanded over alleged attempted murder in Benin