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Gunmen kill community leader in Anambra

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- Some gunmen have killed a community leader in Anambra State, South-east Nigeria. The victim, Silas Onyima, the president-general of Umuoji, was killed when the hoodlums attacked h... Read More


MOVIE REVIEW: Biodun Stephen's murder mystery movie, 'Hotel Labamba' suffers many lapses

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- Movie name: Hotel Labamba Running Time: 1 hour 37 minutes Director: Biodun Stephen Writer: Francis Okeke Cast: Femi Adebayo, Abdularhamon Adedimeji, Lateef Adedimeji, Pamilerin ... Read More


SPECIAL REPORT: No relief for Nigerians as sky-high food prices bite harder

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- Standing behind a parked vehicle in front of her shop loaded with some food commodities, 58-year-old Nkiruka Romanus wipes her face with the back of her palms to clean a simmering ... Read More


Afrobasket 2025 Qualifiers: Libya record slim win over Nigeria's D'Tigers

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- The Nigeria senior men's basketball team, D'Tigers put up a spirited display Friday night in their opening game of the FIBA Afrobasket 2025 qualifiers but lost 82-89 to Libya. The... Read More


How my husband was mocked for loving me - Mrs Akeredolu

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- Wife of the late Ondo State Governor, Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, has said those who abused their wives mocked her late husband for treating her lovingly. In a tribute to her late hu... Read More


Court okays amended N10bn corruption charges against ex-governor Bello's nephew

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- The Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday okayed the amended N10 billion money laundering charges filed against Ali Bello, a nephew of the immediate-past governor of Kogi State, Ya... Read More


CBN advises customs on FX rate for import duty

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- In response to concerns regarding inconsistent import duty assessment levies, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday issued a directive advising the Nigeria Customs Service to... Read More


Police officers detained for alleged N30 million extortion

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- The Nigerian Police, Force headquarters, Abuja, has detained some officers over an alleged extortion of N30.3 million from a Nigerian. The Force spokesperson, Olumuyiwa Adejobi di... Read More


Northern Elders Forum chairman backs return to parliamentary system

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- The Chairman of Northern Elders Forum (NEF), Ango Abdullahi, has endorsed the proposed amendment of Nigerian constitution to revert to the parliamentary system of government. Mr A... Read More


Malaria: Nigeria accounts for 30% of global burden - Minister

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- Nigeria's Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Muhammad Pate, has expressed concern over the burden of malaria in Nigeria, even as he called for a review of the country's strateg... Read More