NCC approves Airtel's move to disconnect Globacom network over debt

Nigeria, Oct. 21 -- The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has granted Airtel Networks Limited an approval to partially disconnect Globacom from its network. The regulatory agency said the appr... Read More

LIVE UPDATES: NDIC commemorates 30th anniversary

Nigeria, Oct. 21 -- The Nigerian Deposit Insurance Company (NDIC) is marking its 30th anniversary in a grand style on Monday in Abuja. The NDIC was established in March 1989 following the promulgatio... Read More

Kano lion returns to its cage

Nigeria, Oct. 21 -- The stray lion at the Kano Zoological Garden returned to its cage in the night without the assistance of the Abuja National Park experts who arrived Kano on Sunday. The Managing D... Read More

FIRS 'non-resident taxpayers office' takes off January 2020

Nigeria, Oct. 21 -- The tax offices established by the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) for the administration of taxes for non-resident taxpayers will become operational by January 2020. The Ex... Read More

Kidnapped Nigeria police officer freed

Nigeria, Oct. 21 -- The police have announced the rescue of its top officer kidnapped by gunmen in Kaduna on Saturday. PREMIUM TIMES reported how an Assistant Commissioner of Police, Musa Rabo, who w... Read More

What NDIC's doing to sustain financial system stability - MD/CEO

Nigeria, Oct. 21 -- The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) is celebrating its 30th anniversary this week. Its Managing Director/Chief Executive, Umaru Ibrahim, speaks on the achievements of ... Read More

INVESTIGATION(2): Drug Abuse, Sodomy, Bribery, Pimping. The Cash-And-Carry Operations Of Ikoyi Prison

Nigeria, Oct. 21 -- In the second report of a three-part undercover investigative series, FISAYO SOYOMBO exposes how the courts short-change the law, and the prisons are themselves a cesspool of the e... Read More

Five months after disbursement of N327 million, ambulances yet to appear on accident-prone highways

Nigeria, Oct. 21 -- About five months after the Nigerian government disbursed N327 million to buy ambulances, the vehicles are yet to appear on the designated highways in the country. The Ambulance, ... Read More

Court varies Sowore's bail conditions

Nigeria, Oct. 21 -- Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday reviewed the bail conditions earlier granted to the publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore. The court on Octo... Read More

Lion captured after escape from Kano zoo cage

Nigeria, Oct. 20 -- After hours of searching for a lion which escaped from its cage at a zoo in Kano, the animal has been captured. The head of the zoological garden, Sai'du Gwarzo, told BBC Hausa Su... Read More