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Edo 2020: APC governors meet Tinubu over Obaseki, Oshiomhole feud

Nigeria, June 1 -- Some governors of Nigeria's ruling party, the APC, under the umbrella of the Progressives Governors Forum, have met with a leader of the party, Bola Tinubu, to deliberate on the int... Read More


UPDATED: Edo 2020: APC governors meet Tinubu over Obaseki, Oshiomhole feud

Nigeria, June 1 -- Some governors of Nigeria's ruling party, the APC, under the umbrella of the Progressives Governors Forum, have met with a leader of the party, Bola Tinubu, to deliberate on the int... Read More


Extortion Bazaar: How corrupt security personnel, states' officials help violate interstate travel ban

Nigeria, June 1 -- On April 27, President Muhammadu Buhari during his third nationwide broadcast on measures taken by the government to curb the spread of the coronavirus announced a ban on non-essent... Read More


Two injured, others missing in Ebonyi, Abia land dispute

Nigeria, June 1 -- Two persons were reportedly wounded and many missing in a renewed clash between Amata, Ishiagu community in Ivo local government area of Ebonyi and Lokpanta community in Abia State ... Read More


Lockdown: Having sex with 'outsider' in one's home to be illegal in England

Nigeria, June 1 -- Having sex in your home with someone "from outside of your household" is set to become illegal in England, officials have said. The English government says it is introducing new lo... Read More


Coronavirus: Lagos records highest daily deaths

Nigeria, June 1 -- The death toll from the coronavirus in Lagos rose to 59 on Monday as the state recorded nine COVID-19 related deaths in a day. Akin Abayomi, the commissioner for health in Lagos wh... Read More


Edo 2020: No going back on direct primaries - Oshiomhole

Nigeria, June 1 -- The National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has insisted the party would go ahead with the direct primary mode in picking its flagbearer f... Read More


How places of worship, offices, hotels, others should reopen - Nigerian govt

Nigeria, June 1 -- The national coordinator of the Presidential TaskForce (PTF) on COVID-19, Sani Aliyu, has explained how the second phase of the gradual easing of lockdown will be implemented. Mr A... Read More


Buhari has done well in job creation - Minister

Nigeria, June 1 -- Despite the high rate of unemployment in Nigeria, the country's minister of labour (state), Festus Keyamo, on Sunday said the President Muhammadu Buhari administration, in the last ... Read More


Edo 2020: APC governors meet Tinubu, fail to secure automatic ticket for Obaseki

Nigeria, June 1 -- A delegation of All Progressives Congress (APC) governors departed the Lagos home of Bola Tinubu on Sunday dejected after the party's national leader insisted there would be no auto... Read More