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Nigeria's Bernard Aliu Re-elected ICAO Council President

Dele Ogbodo in Abuja The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) in Council has re-elected Nigeria's Dr. Olumuyiwa Bernard Aliu as President for a second three-year...

Navy Embarks on Massive Crackdown on Impostors, Fake Operators of Maritime Security Firms

Senator Iroegbu in Abuja The Nigerian Navy (NN) has embarked on a massive crackdown on impostors who are using naval uniforms and accoutrements to deceive,...

Chief Judge FHC Says Judiciary Should Take Credit for Sustaining Democracy

Tobi Soniyi in Abuja The Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Ibrahim Auta, has said that the judiciary should take the credit for...

FG Saves N20bn on Monthly Wage Bill, N15bn Drop in Overhead

Ndubuisi Francis in Abuja The federal government disclosed on Tuesday that the monthly wage bill of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) has declined by N20 billion from...

Kachikwu Inaugurates Board of PPPRA, PEF and PTI

Chineme Okafor in Abuja The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has formally inaugurated the management board of three parastatals in the...

Farmers-Herders' Clashes: Stakeholders Advocate Means of Identification for Herders

By Alex Enumah in Abuja As part of measures to tackle the incessant farmers and herders' clashes in the country, stakeholders in the agriculture sector...

Zamfara Killings: Dan-Ali Orders Surge in Troops Deployment to Affected Area

By Senator Iroegbu in Abuja The Minister of Defence, Brig-Gen. Muhammad Mansur Dan-Ali, has ordered increased military presence to help in Zamfara state following the...

INEC: No Reason to Shift Ondo Governorship Poll

By James Sowole in Akure The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday reaffirmed that Saturday's governorship election in Ondo State would hold as scheduled. The INEC...

LASG Crashes House Prices by 53.48%, Rolls out 1,000 Units

Sets aside 20% for rental housing scheme By Gboyega Akinsanmi The Lagos State Government on Tuesday crashed housing prices under its Home Ownership Mortgage Scheme (Lagos...

Kwara Uncovers 8,863 Ghost Workers

By Hammed Shittu in Ilorin Kwara State government on Tuesday declared that it has uncovered a total of 8,863 suspected ghost personnel on the payrolls...