Kaduna confirms new case of Lassa fever

Nigeria, Jan. 25 -- The Kaduna State Government has confirmed a case of Lassa fever in a young male from Chikun Local Government Area. Its health ministry said the victim is now being treated at the ... Read More

Nigerian undergraduate sentenced to 13 years imprisonment

Nigeria, Jan. 25 -- A final year student of Business Administration in a private university located in Ondo State, Fisayo Adetoro, has been found guilty of impersonation, forgery and money laundering.... Read More

Sanwo-Olu commiserates with victims of Abule-Egba pipeline explosion

Nigeria, Jan. 21 -- The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has commiserated with families that lost their loved ones following a pipeline explosion that occurred at Abule Egba on Sunday. He... Read More

Imo Judgement: PDP to hold protest Monday

Nigeria, Jan. 19 -- The People's Democratic Party (PDP) has announced that it would hold its planned protest on Monday. The PDP National Organising Secretary, Austin Akobundu, in a statement said "th... Read More

Sanwo-Olu reshuffles Lagos cabinet, appoints three new members

Nigeria, Jan. 17 -- The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has announced a minor cabinet reshuffle, with the appointment of three new members. In a statement released by the Chief Press Secret... Read More

Nigerian university reinstates 363 out of over 800 sacked workers

Nigeria, Jan. 9 -- The Governing Council of the Ekiti State University (EKSU) has reinstated 363 out of 1000 members of staff who were recently disengaged by the University. This decision was taken a... Read More

BREAKING: Ukraine releases manifest of all passengers killed in Iran plane crash

Nigeria, Jan. 8 -- Ukrainian Foreign Minister Vadym Prystaiko has announced the nationals of all passengers aboard the fated flight in Iran on Wednesday morning. Mr Prystaiko said on Twitter Wednesda... Read More

Ukrainian plane crashes in Iran, 180 feared dead

Nigeria, Jan. 8 -- A Ukrainian plane has crashed in Iran. All the 180 passengers and crew on the civilian airline are feared dead, according to the Iranian Red Crescent. Aljazeera quotes the Iranian... Read More

Iran retaliates, attacks military bases housing U.S. troops

Nigeria, Jan. 8 -- Iran launched ballistic missiles at two Iraqi bases which house U.S. troops, in the early hours of Wednesday morning local time. According to CNN reports, more than a dozen missile... Read More

Fayemi swears in newly elected local government chairpersons

Nigeria, Jan. 1 -- The Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, has inaugurated the newly elected chairpersons and vice chairpersons for the 16 local government areas in the state. In a statement release... Read More