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Nine months after arrest by SSS, campus journalist's results yet to be released

Nigeria, Sept. 15 -- A National Diploma graduate from Gateway Polytechnic in Ogun State who was arrested by State Security Service (SSS) has said that he is yet to have access to the school portal for... Read More


Niger govt sacks 80 civil servants for receiving illegal allowances

Nigeria, Sept. 11 -- The Niger State Government has approved the dismissal of 80 civil servants from the State Civil Service for gross misconduct. According to a statement released on the state gover... Read More


Buhari approves November 1 as national youth day- Minister

Nigeria, Sept. 2 -- President Muhammadu Buhari has approved November 1 every year to commemorate the National Youth Day, a federal minister has said. Sunday Dare, the Minister of Youth and Sports Dev... Read More


Coronavirus: Lagos health commissioner tests negative

Nigeria, Aug. 31 -- The Commissioner for Health in Lagos State, Akin Abayomi, has tested negative for Coronavirus, an official of the state government announced on Monday. Gbenga Omotosho, the commis... Read More


Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is first-ever person to amass $200 billion net worth

Nigeria, Aug. 27 -- The 56-year-old Chief Executive Officer of Amazon, Jeff Bezos, has become the first person ever to amass a $200 billion fortune. Mr Bezos had unseated Bill Gates in 2017 as the ri... Read More


Amnesty International calls for end to attack on Nigerian media, journalists

Nigeria, Aug. 26 -- Amnesty International has called for an end to the incessant attack on the media and journalists in Nigeria. The human rights organisation made the call while condemning the verba... Read More


Lagos supports 23 tech firms, entrepreneurs with N100 million - Official

Nigeria, Aug. 19 -- The Lagos State Government has awarded 23 young innovators and tech firms a total grant of N100 million to pursue various technology-driven innovations, an official said on Wednesd... Read More


Ministry sets up focal group for youth investment fund

Nigeria, Aug. 11 -- The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has set up a focal group on the newly-approved Nigeria Youth Investment Fund. According to a statement released by the Media Office of... Read More


Oyo investigates death of UI student at Ibadan factory

Nigeria, Aug. 6 -- The Oyo State Government says it has commenced investigations into the circumstances surrounding the death of Richard Gbadebo. Mr Gbadebo, a 300-level student of the Department of ... Read More


COVID-19 Vaccine: Health, safety of Nigerians is Buhari administration's priority - Osinbajo

Nigeria, Aug. 5 -- Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said the federal government intends to examine every possible option in the development and distribution of a vaccine against COVID-19, as the healt... Read More