FUTA expels six students caught on video assaulting another

Nigeria, Nov. 26 -- The Federal University of Technology Akure, FUTA has expelled six students for physically assaulting another student. The incident occurred at one of the students' hostels outside... Read More

Ekiti bank workers connived with robbers or also stole from vault - Police

Nigeria, Nov. 23 -- The Ekiti State Commissioner of Police, Asoquo Amba, has said that the robbery incident at a bank in Oye-Ekiti was either in connivance with workers at the bank or the workers also... Read More

Two killed in Ekiti bank robbery

Nigeria, Nov. 21 -- There was pandemonium in Oye-Ekiti on Thursday as armed robbers stormed a branch of the United Bank of Africa (UBA) in the town and left two persons dead. The robbers, in the dayl... Read More

Fayemi was not denied American visa, NGF says

Nigeria, Nov. 10 -- The Nigeria Governors Forum has debunked a report that the chairman of the body who is the Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, was denied a U.S. visa he applied for. An online pl... Read More

Tanker Explosion: Nigerian undergraduate needs N400,000 for emergency surgery, says mother

Nigeria, Nov. 10 -- A 300-level student of Peace and Conflict at Federal University Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti, needs N400,000 for an emergency surgical operation, her mother says. Ayomide Oni was her way to s... Read More

Lagos commences recruitment of 1,000 teachers

Nigeria, Nov. 10 -- The Lagos State Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM) has announced its decision to recruit 1,000 secondary school teachers into the state's Post Primary Teaching Service. Accordin... Read More

Fayemi presents N124.7 billion 2020 budget to Ekiti Assembly

Nigeria, Nov. 8 -- The Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, has presented a 2020 appropriation bill of N124.7 billion to the Ekiti State House of Assembly. The budget which is christened 'Budget o... Read More

Buhari govt waging war against media, Falana warns

Nigeria, Nov. 8 -- A human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has accused the Nigerian government of waging war against the media in preparation for the 2023 elections. Mr Falana spoke in Lagos Thursday at ... Read More

Nigerian initiative wins Council of Europe's Democracy Innovation Award

Nigeria, Nov. 8 -- Follow the Money, an initiative of Connected Development, focused on advocating, visualizing and tracking government spending and international aid in rural communities, has won the... Read More

Abuja teacher emerges 2019 Maltina Teacher of the Year

Nigeria, Nov. 7 -- A teacher with the Royal Academy, Abuja, Collins Ezem Collins, has emerged the 2019 Maltina teacher of the year. Mr Ezem, 38, a Christian Religion and Study and Civic Education tea... Read More