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Why we are seizing Okorocha's property - Governor Uzodinma

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State has explained why his administration is seizing a property belonging to his predecessor, Rochas Okorocha. He said the state government's action... Read More


VIDEO: What Bawa told Senate about himself

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- The Senate has confirmed Abdulrasheed Bawa as the substantive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The confirmation was done after a screening which la... Read More


Big bank stocks lift gains further in N6 bn advance

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- The Nigerian equity market posted further but marginal rise of 0.14 per cent on Wednesday, backed by gains in four of the five big banks - Zenith, GTB, Access and FBN Holdings - ra... Read More


Ghana receives 600,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- Ghana has become the first country to receive doses of the Oxford-Astrazeneca COVID-19 vaccines through the COVID-19 Vaccines Global Assess Facility, COVAX. COVAX, a World Health ... Read More


Senate screens new service chiefs

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- The Senate joint committees on Defence, Army and Navy has commenced the screening exercise of the newly-appointed service chiefs. The nominees appeared before the panel shortly af... Read More


Akeredolu demands state police as he takes oath of office for second term

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- The Ondo State governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has vowed to continue fighting the insecurity facing the state as he begins his second term of four years in office. Mr Akeredolu, who w... Read More


Nigeria's integrity profile rising, Malami says

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- The Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, Tuesday in Abuja gave kudos to what he characterised as Nigeria's rising profile in the fight against corruption and which ... Read More


JUST IN: Senate begins screening of Abdulrasheed Bawa as EFCC chairman

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- The Senate has commenced the screening of the newly appointed chairman-designate of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrahseed Bawa. The screening exercise ... Read More


Nigeria needs urgent action on food as population surges - Osinbajo

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- Nigeria has to act fast to develop a sustainable food system as it faces a population growth that is "handsomely" ahead of its economic growth figures, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo... Read More


Kagara Abduction: Kidnappers demand ransom from victims' parents

Nigeria, Feb. 24 -- A week after the abduction of 27 schoolboys and 15 others at Government Science College, Kagara in Niger State, the suspected kidnappers have demanded direct negotiation with the p... Read More