WHO paves way for stronger international human gene-editing regulations

Nigeria, March 21 -- The World Health Organisation committee on gene editing has called on all scientists conducting human genome research to open discussions with the committee so as to ensure that t... Read More

Lagos Task Force arrests suspected cultists who attacked officer

Nigeria, March 21 -- The Lagos State Task Force has arrested eight suspected cultists and miscreants who allegedly attacked one of its officers with cutlasses and broken bottles. Olayinka Egbeyemi, t... Read More

Man jailed 15 years for manslaughter

Nigeria, March 21 -- A 52-year-old man, Joshua Akanbi, has been sentenced to 15 years imprisonment by an Ado Ekiti High Court for manslaughter. He committed the crime during a communal clash over lan... Read More

Nigeria vs Seychelles: Super Eagles target massive victory against Pirates

Nigeria, March 21 -- Friday's Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match between Nigeria and Seychelles is a dead rubber tie as the latter already has a ticket to the biennial tournament and the former st... 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

Oil companies fuelling insecurity in Niger Delta - Gov Dickson

Nigeria, March 21 -- The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has launched a global campaign to address the ravaging effects of oil spills in parts of the state. The campaign is tagged' Rise for ... Read More

NPA committed to women empowerment - MD

Nigeria, March 21 -- The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Usman, has stated that the organisation is fully committed to the welfare of women especially those in the mari... Read More

Cricket: Nigeria U-19 team nears World Cup qualification after win over Tanzania

Nigeria, March 21 -- A win on Saturday over Sierra Leone will earn the 'Junior Yellow Greens' of Nigeria a place at the 2020 World Cup. The young Nigerian team posted yet another victory, beating Tan... Read More

INEC postpones supplementary governorship election in Adamawa

Nigeria, March 21 -- The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has postponed the supplementary governorship election in Adamawa State it earlier scheduled for Saturday. The decision is in ... Read More

Buhari promises inclusive government in second term

Nigeria, March 21 -- President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja assured Nigerians that his administration will in the next four years pursue inclusive and transparent policies that will guarantee se... Read More