Hajj 2019: NAHCON inaugurates medical guidelines review committee

Nigeria, March 22 -- The Chairman of National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Abdullahi Muhammad, has inaugurated a Medical Guidelines Review Committee for 2019 Hajj. The inauguration, which too... Read More

FEC approves construction of new building for Adamawa State University

Nigeria, March 21 -- The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the construction of a new faculty building at Adamawa State University, Mubi. This was revealed Wednesday by the Minister of Educ... Read More

Inconclusive Elections: Plateau Governor Lalong meets Buhari, speaks on chance of victory

Nigeria, March 18 -- Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State on Monday had a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari. The meeting deliberated on the supplementary governorship elections to... Read More

Inconclusive Election: Bauchi Gov Abubakar meets Buhari, vows to challenge INEC

Nigeria, March 18 -- The governor of Bauchi state, Mohammed Abubakar, has said that he will use legal means to challenge the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on its po... Read More

Nigeria bans Boeing 737 Max 8 over Ethiopia crash

Nigeria, March 13 -- The Nigerian government has banned Boeing's 737 Max 8 aircraft from operating in its airspace. The decision was announced by the Minister of Aviation (State), Hadi Sirika, at the... Read More

INEC declares Kano governorship election inconclusive

Nigeria, March 11 -- The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the outcome of Saturday's governorship election in Kano State as inconclusive. The announcement was made Monday ... Read More

Elections: Collation suspended in Kano after result sheet of pending LG is torn

Nigeria, March 11 -- The collation of results at the Kano State collation centre has been suspended by the state's collation officer, Bello Shehu. The decision follows the disruption of collation of ... Read More

JUST IN: All 44 Kano LG results in, PDP wins majority votes

Nigeria, March 11 -- The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has won the governorship election in Nasarawa Local Government Area, the only local government that delayed the final announcement of... Read More

Police arrest Kano Deputy Governor as PDP leads after 43 local govts

Nigeria, March 11 -- Police officers on duty at Kano State collation centre of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) have arrested the state's deputy governor, Nasir Gawuna, and the com... Read More

INEC resumes collation of results in Kano

Nigeria, March 11 -- Collation of results from Nasarawa local government Kano state, the only remaining local government whose result is yet to be announced in Kano, has commenced. The State Returnin... Read More