UPDATED: Buhari signs new minimum wage bill

Nigeria, April 18 -- President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the new minimum wage bill. The bill, which has now become a law, will usher in a new pay structure for Nigerian workers. The National Assem... Read More

Oshiomhole talks tough, says PDP lawmakers won't chair committees in next House of Reps

Nigeria, April 16 -- The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has said that lawmakers of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the House of Representa... Read More

Buhari hosts APC Reps to dinner

Nigeria, April 16 -- President Muhammadu Buhari is hosting members of the House of Representatives elected under the platform of the governing All Progressives Congress (APC). The dinner is holding i... Read More

Judge convicts Nigerian activist 'I G Wala' for criminal defamation, others

Nigeria, April 15 -- A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has convicted an activist, Ibrahim Wala, popularly known as I G Wala. Justice Yusuf Halilu of FCT High Court in Maitama found ... Read More

UPDATED: Nigerian govt gives foreigners 48 hours to leave Zamfara mining sites

Nigeria, April 7 -- The Nigerian government has given all foreigners involved in mining activities in Zamfara State 48 hours to leave the sites. The government announced a ban on all mining activitie... Read More

BREAKING: Zamfara Violence: Nigerian govt bans mining activities in troubled state

Nigeria, April 7 -- The Federal Government of Nigeria has announced a total ban on mining activities in Zamfara State and its environs. The decision is part of fresh measures to restore peace to the ... Read More

Why Nigeria experiences conflicts, irregular migration - Buhari

Nigeria, April 6 -- President Muhammadu Buhari has said despite having the largest economy in Africa, Nigeria is experiencing conflicts and irregular migration because of lack of social and economic i... Read More

My death in helicopter crash would have put a lot of people in trouble - Osinbajo

Nigeria, March 31 -- Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said those responsible for his security would have been in trouble if he had died in the February 2 helicopter crash he was involved in. Mr Osinb... Read More

CAN visits, congratulates Buhari

Nigeria, March 29 -- The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), has visited President Muhammadu Buhari to congratulate him on his victory in the recent presidential election. The Christian body was ... Read More

JUST IN: Buhari meets Christian, Islamic leaders

Nigeria, March 29 -- President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with some prominent Islamic clerics. The meeting, which is holding inside the council chamber of the presidential villa, is taking... Read More