Lagos council boss suspended over alleged graft, abuse of office

Nigeria, April 10 -- The council chairman of Surulere Local Government Area of Lagos State, Tajudeen Ajide, has been suspended by the legislative arm over alleged misappropriation of funds and abuse o... Read More

Gunmen abduct businessman in Ekiti

Nigeria, April 9 -- Some gunmen have reportedly kidnapped the General Manager of Prosperous Filling Station, Itakorodo Adebayo, at Isan-Ekiti in Ekiti State. The incident, according to the police, oc... Read More

SPECIAL REPORT: In Osun, 'Omo Oniles' are property developers' nightmare

Nigeria, April 8 -- For several days between last December and January, Dare Adeniyi was in hospital after 'Omo Oniles' attacked him in Osogbo, Osun State. Mr Adeniyi, a bricklayer, and his colleague... Read More

South-west Crisis: PDP moves to reconcile Fayose, Makinde

Nigeria, April 8 -- The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has moved to reconcile Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State and an ex-governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayo... Read More

BREAKING: PDP postpones South-west congress

Nigeria, April 8 -- The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has postponed the South-west Zonal Congress earlier slated for April 10-12. The party has also shifted t... Read More

How Nigeria can tackle insecurity - Oyetola

Nigeria, April 7 -- Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State has said the centralised policing system is not working in Nigeria. Mr Oyetola said to meet the current security challenges in the land, the... Read More

Odumakin's wife pens emotional tribute about husband, love life

Nigeria, April 7 -- In her tribute to her late husband, Joe Okei-Odumakin relived the tales of the love she had with Yinka Odumakin. Mr Odumakin, ex-spokesman of Afenifere, lost his life to complicat... Read More

How OAU expelled Yinka Odumakin for leading protest against Babangida - Falana

Nigeria, April 6 -- Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has narrated how late Yinka Odumakin, the ex-spokesperson of Afenifere, was expelled from the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU). Mr Odumakin died ... Read More

We uncovered Amosun govt's N50 billion 'hidden' debt - Dapo Abiodun

Nigeria, April 6 -- The Governor of Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun, has announced the discovery of N50 billion domestic debt left behind by the administration of Ibikunle Amosun. He said the financial liab... Read More

JUST IN: Ibadan polytechnic shuts as ASUP begins strike

Nigeria, April 6 -- The Polytechnic in Ibadan, Oyo State capital, has been shut by lecturers as the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) began the enforcement of its indefinite strike on Tuesda... Read More