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Six NAF personnel attached to ex-CDS Badeh jailed

Nigeria, May 30 -- Six Nigerian Air Force personnel attached to the former Chief of Defence Staff, Alex Badeh, were Friday sentenced to jail by a General Court Martial. They were sentenced for conspi... Read More


COVID-19: ICPC commences investigation into distribution of funds, palliatives

Nigeria, May 29 -- The anti-graft agency, ICPC, says it has commenced investigations into alleged cases of corruption in the management of COVID-19 funds and palliatives. The ICPC Director of Operati... Read More


COVID-19: How we plan to conduct Ondo, Edo polls - INEC

Nigeria, May 25 -- Nigeria's electoral umpire, INEC, has highlighted precautionary measures it will take in conducting the forthcoming gubernatorial elections in Edo and Ondo states in spite of the co... Read More


Nigerian govt. pays April stipends to N-Power beneficiaries- Official

Nigeria, May 23 -- The federal government on Saturday said it has concluded payment of April stipends to beneficiaries under the N-Power programme. The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Sadiya Farouq... Read More


Nigerian court grants bail to Chinese accused of offering N100m bribe

Nigeria, May 23 -- Justice Muhammad Sifawa of the Sokoto State High Court, on Thursday, granted bail to two Chinese nationals accused of offering a N100 million bribe to the Sokoto zonal head of the E... Read More


COVID-19: FG gives Kano 139 truckloads of foodstuff

Nigeria, May 17 -- The federal government said it has delivered a total of 139 truckloads of foodstuff to the government of Kano State for distribution to the less-privileged, the vulnerable and peopl... Read More


Alleged 100m Bribe: Zamfara governor reacts to arrest of Chinese contractors

Nigeria, May 15 -- The Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle, has hailed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for arresting two Chinese nationals for allegedly offering N100 million a... Read More


Governors want controversial Infectious Diseases Bill 'stepped down'

Nigeria, May 14 -- The 36 state governors under the aegis of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) have criticised the controversial Control of Infectious Diseases Bill, sponsored by the Speaker of the Ho... Read More


COVID-19: Why we won't postpone Edo, Ondo governorship elections - INEC

Nigeria, May 13 -- The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has explained reasons why it would not postpone the upcoming gubernatorial elections in Edo and Ondo states despite the ravaging... Read More


N7.74bn Alleged Fraud: Trial of Kenny Martins, three others begins June

Nigeria, May 13 -- The trial of a Lagos socialite and politician, Kenny Martins, for an alleged N7.74billion fraud through the Police Equipment Fund (PEF) has been rescheduled for June 30. The Econom... Read More